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ColbertWatcher Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Oct-05-08 05:13 PM
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16. So, do the fundies have a booklet outlining what they want their candidates to do? n/t
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  -Wasilla, Alaska, City of Character. A "faith-based" city. madfloridian  Oct-05-08 02:09 PM   #0 
  - The meth capital of the world???  BlooInBloo   Oct-05-08 02:11 PM   #1 
  - Maybe Sarah forgot to tell them about the faith-based part.  madfloridian   Oct-05-08 02:17 PM   #3 
  - She has "faith", it just doesn't have anything to do with religion or spirituality  George II   Oct-05-08 05:28 PM   #21 
     - True.  madfloridian   Oct-06-08 11:13 AM   #50 
  - Amen. And pass the pipe.  obiwan   Oct-05-08 05:21 PM   #17 
  - Whoops! Dupe post.  obiwan   Oct-05-08 05:22 PM   #18 
  - Forgot the link to Gothard's courtship views..  madfloridian   Oct-05-08 02:13 PM   #2 
  - self-delete  earthboundmisfit   Oct-05-08 10:50 PM   #40 
  - NOT including Palin's own children of course nt  msongs   Oct-05-08 02:17 PM   #4 
  - Character?  Bluenorthwest   Oct-05-08 02:32 PM   #5 
  - You left out the adultery.  hobbit709   Oct-05-08 04:21 PM   #13 
     - and Palin being pregnant when she and Todd eloped.  dixiegrrrrl   Oct-05-08 06:14 PM   #26 
  - Yea dude,  Confusious   Oct-05-08 02:34 PM   #6 
  - Colorful description.  madfloridian   Oct-05-08 02:57 PM   #10 
  - Just one more thing  Confusious   Oct-05-08 02:36 PM   #7 
  - I never wanted drugs more in my life  XemaSab   Oct-05-08 09:34 PM   #38 
  - I'm disappointed that the separation of church and state didn't come up in the debate  aint_no_life_nowhere   Oct-05-08 02:42 PM   #8 
  - That has been carefully avoided out loud.  madfloridian   Oct-05-08 02:54 PM   #9 
  - What the fuck is a character city? Making rape victims pay for their rape kits.  Hissyspit   Oct-05-08 03:21 PM   #11 
  - But she's pretty, she shoots moose, and she says "you betcha"  madfloridian   Oct-05-08 03:57 PM   #12 
  - All it takes is $$$ to buy their seminiars and dvds and posters - links  Shallah   Oct-05-08 04:54 PM   #15 
  - Excellent link to In These Times....thanks for that. I was looking for that article.  madfloridian   Oct-05-08 05:26 PM   #19 
  - A 74-year-old unmarried man?  AnnieBW   Oct-05-08 06:13 PM   #24 
  - Looks like CTI is part of the IACC which is based on IBLP religious worldview.  madfloridian   Oct-05-08 05:41 PM   #23 
  - It;s hard to be a character city...  jmowreader   Oct-05-08 08:05 PM   #31 
  - Gothard has really odd views about adult children leaving home.  madfloridian   Oct-05-08 04:51 PM   #14 
  - So, do the fundies have a booklet outlining what they want their candidates to do? n/t  ColbertWatcher   Oct-05-08 05:13 PM   #16 
  - Based on Palin's behavior the last week or so....  George II   Oct-05-08 05:27 PM   #20 
  - Probably from the same people who named Greenland  RufusTFirefly   Oct-05-08 05:30 PM   #22 
  - Gothard on child-rearing:  kath   Oct-05-08 06:14 PM   #25 
  - that is stomach turning.  dixiegrrrrl   Oct-05-08 06:28 PM   #29 
  - The isolation and baby abuse reminds me of the Pearls and the Ezzos.  LeftyMom   Oct-05-08 06:40 PM   #30 
  - Break 'em while they are young and they will grow up to be authoritarian loving/fearing adults  Shallah   Oct-06-08 12:08 AM   #42 
  - hitting 6 month olds with a dowel? striking them 5-6 times?  Solly Mack   Oct-06-08 02:31 AM   #44 
  - Palin energizes the base and only the base.  MooseGoose   Oct-05-08 06:18 PM   #27 
  - Here is an article on Gothard's "Character First!" program, which is being used in THOUSANDS and  kath   Oct-05-08 06:19 PM   #28 
  - Thanks, I remember that.  madfloridian   Oct-05-08 08:11 PM   #32 
  - This reminds me of description of Rudolf Hss's upbringing in Alice Miller book  MikeH   Oct-06-08 04:37 PM   #52 
  - Gothard has connections with the Quiverfull movement and thinks Cabbage Patch dolls are evil  Shallah   Oct-05-08 08:11 PM   #33 
  - Your link to Talk2Action that led to Kos....  madfloridian   Oct-05-08 09:26 PM   #37 
     - They had to search long and hard to find someone so like w. - vicious & deliberately ignorant  Shallah   Oct-05-08 10:53 PM   #41 
        - Excellent term: "Deliberately ignorant"  madfloridian   Oct-06-08 10:21 AM   #49 
           - And they take PRIDE in their deliberate ignorence  Shallah   Oct-06-08 05:47 PM   #53 
  - When I worked in Flint, Gothard bought an empty hotel and remade it as "The Character Inn"....  marmar   Oct-05-08 08:29 PM   #34 
  - Wow, that is real...no joke? How weird.  madfloridian   Oct-05-08 09:04 PM   #35 
     - Unfortunately, it's real....or surreal, when I walked over there to handle the paperwork....  marmar   Oct-05-08 09:07 PM   #36 
        - Wonder if it is still there?  madfloridian   Oct-05-08 10:34 PM   #39 
  - I'm really pissed off at Wasilla  Blue_In_AK   Oct-06-08 02:06 AM   #43 
  - Very good point. They had to have known.  madfloridian   Oct-06-08 10:13 AM   #48 
  - but sarah said she would change everything...  orleans   Oct-06-08 02:31 AM   #45 
  - K&R  Solly Mack   Oct-06-08 02:32 AM   #46 
  - Well, hey, why not?  Oak2004   Oct-06-08 02:47 AM   #47 
  - Kick  kath   Oct-06-08 01:26 PM   #51 
 

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