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pnutbutr Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Apr-21-09 11:54 AM
Response to Reply #41
43. appreciate that
but what I said wasn't bigotry.
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  -Racism is Alive and Well in America Soylent Brice  Apr-21-09 11:06 AM   #0 
  - I fear that your well made point will end up sinking like a stone  Raineyb   Apr-21-09 11:09 AM   #1 
  - i think you're right too, but so it goes.  Soylent Brice   Apr-21-09 11:13 AM   #3 
  - I think you're right.  tbyg52   Apr-21-09 11:10 AM   #2 
  - not too mention that it's like pulling teeth  Soylent Brice   Apr-21-09 11:15 AM   #4 
     - why not just have laws  pnutbutr   Apr-21-09 11:18 AM   #7 
        - ...  Soylent Brice   Apr-21-09 11:21 AM   #10 
        - and what  pnutbutr   Apr-21-09 11:25 AM   #16 
           - it's like i'm talking to a wall.  Soylent Brice   Apr-21-09 11:29 AM   #20 
              - If a crime  pnutbutr   Apr-21-09 11:32 AM   #26 
                 - do you believe in the possibility that maybe, just maybe, sometimes  Soylent Brice   Apr-21-09 11:37 AM   #32 
                    - I see  pnutbutr   Apr-21-09 11:41 AM   #35 
                       - i see. so what you're really saying is:  Soylent Brice   Apr-21-09 11:52 AM   #42 
                       - hahahahahaha  pnutbutr   Apr-21-09 12:00 PM   #50 
                          - You are so fucking wrong  CBGLuthier   Apr-21-09 12:51 PM   #75 
                       - Actually, it's apparent that you DON'T see.  TahitiNut   Apr-21-09 12:06 PM   #56 
                          - you're right  pnutbutr   Apr-21-09 12:15 PM   #62 
                          - STANDING OVATION  Soylent Brice   Apr-21-09 12:17 PM   #65 
                          - It's a kind of social TERRORISM.  conscious evolution   Apr-21-09 02:21 PM   #121 
                          - but isn't gang warfare also the same thing?  northzax   Apr-22-09 11:30 AM   #146 
        - Hate crime laws DO cover all races -  RaleighNCDUer   Apr-21-09 12:00 PM   #48 
           - GMTA (See my post #56.)  TahitiNut   Apr-21-09 12:10 PM   #57 
  - At my PUblix I have two AA women, one a manager, one a cashier, with  monmouth   Apr-21-09 11:16 AM   #5 
  - excellent example. had a similar conversation at work here last week.  Soylent Brice   Apr-21-09 11:24 AM   #13 
  - i don't think that's it, so much. as i remember the freepers talking  Hannah Bell   Apr-21-09 01:43 PM   #114 
  - I'm sure they were pleasantly surprised to be wrong.  Raineyb   Apr-21-09 12:10 PM   #59 
  - Oh that's exactly what it was. I mean it's not as if we hang around  monmouth   Apr-21-09 12:32 PM   #72 
  - You're not alone, I'd say the same thing out loud. And I do.  Sequoia   Apr-21-09 01:31 PM   #108 
  - Your claim to be white doesn't validate anything.  laureloak   Apr-21-09 02:13 PM   #120 
     - Get a grip okay??? You obviously missed my point..n/t  monmouth   Apr-21-09 02:47 PM   #127 
     - I didn't miss your point at all, but you seem to have missed mine.  laureloak   Apr-21-09 04:02 PM   #136 
        - I don't see that at all.  RaleighNCDUer   Apr-22-09 11:21 AM   #145 
     - The "divide" is no longer between black and white as much as it's ...  TahitiNut   Apr-21-09 03:24 PM   #130 
        - I see anti-white threads on here every day. Time to stop it. n/t  laureloak   Apr-21-09 04:03 PM   #137 
  - hahaha  pnutbutr   Apr-21-09 11:16 AM   #6 
  - States rights? Limiting power and scope of government?  HiFructosePronSyrup   Apr-21-09 11:19 AM   #8 
  - srsly?  pnutbutr   Apr-21-09 11:22 AM   #11 
  - YA RLY.  HiFructosePronSyrup   Apr-21-09 11:24 AM   #14 
     - maybe because it's  pnutbutr   Apr-21-09 11:28 AM   #18 
     - You mean beside fucking redneck racist shitbags?  HiFructosePronSyrup   Apr-21-09 12:47 PM   #73 
     - it was about money & power. slavery second-hand to the money & power,  Hannah Bell   Apr-21-09 12:56 PM   #78 
        - It was about slavery, period.  HiFructosePronSyrup   Apr-21-09 12:59 PM   #80 
           - omg  pnutbutr   Apr-21-09 01:02 PM   #84 
           - Oh, it is a fact.  HiFructosePronSyrup   Apr-21-09 01:05 PM   #86 
              - srsly r u srsly  pnutbutr   Apr-21-09 01:06 PM   #88 
                 - Look it up yourself.  HiFructosePronSyrup   Apr-21-09 01:07 PM   #90 
                    - by whom  pnutbutr   Apr-21-09 01:09 PM   #92 
                       - Do you own this book?  HiFructosePronSyrup   Apr-21-09 01:26 PM   #101 
                          - i dunno  pnutbutr   Apr-21-09 01:30 PM   #107 
           - the slavery supported one faction's money & power. if not for the $,  Hannah Bell   Apr-21-09 01:11 PM   #95 
           - Georgias letter of seccession  conscious evolution   Apr-21-09 02:37 PM   #125 
           - I thought it was about preserving the union?  JonLP24   Apr-21-09 04:06 PM   #138 
              - Lincoln wanted to preserve the Union because the South seceded over slavery.  HiFructosePronSyrup   Apr-21-09 04:12 PM   #141 
     - You're really arguing  ohheckyeah   Apr-21-09 01:43 PM   #113 
        - Exactly - there may have been many other issues involved, but  RaleighNCDUer   Apr-21-09 03:27 PM   #131 
           - Of course it was.  ohheckyeah   Apr-21-09 03:45 PM   #133 
     - And since most of the men who fought in the Civil War didn't own  Kalyke   Apr-21-09 11:59 AM   #47 
     - history  pnutbutr   Apr-21-09 12:04 PM   #54 
     - I think you would need to learn it.  Kalyke   Apr-21-09 12:10 PM   #58 
        - yes  pnutbutr   Apr-21-09 12:16 PM   #64 
     - The rights for states to own slaves was their issue.  HiFructosePronSyrup   Apr-21-09 12:48 PM   #74 
     - taxes  pnutbutr   Apr-21-09 01:00 PM   #82 
        - Taxes were no major issue leading to the Civil War...  HiFructosePronSyrup   Apr-21-09 01:04 PM   #85 
           - srsly r u srsly  pnutbutr   Apr-21-09 01:07 PM   # 
           - lol  d_b   Apr-21-09 01:30 PM   #105 
           - Obviously, as the vast majority of them have just gotten tax CUTS,  RaleighNCDUer   Apr-21-09 03:53 PM   #135 
     - Don't make the common mistake of thinking the rationales given to the cannon fodder are ...  TahitiNut   Apr-21-09 01:10 PM   #93 
     - Most of the men who fought  conscious evolution   Apr-21-09 02:43 PM   #126 
     - Slavery wasn't the only issue of the Civil War  Chisox08   Apr-21-09 04:40 PM   #142 
     - Taxes had little to do with the start of the Civil War  Thothmes   Apr-21-09 06:47 PM   #143 
     - It makes no difference if they DID own slaves or not.  RaleighNCDUer   Apr-22-09 11:10 AM   #144 
     - Careful with that.  RaleighNCDUer   Apr-21-09 12:05 PM   #55 
  - Absolutely right  conscious evolution   Apr-21-09 02:27 PM   #123 
  - Uh, you're kidding, right.....? nt  tbyg52   Apr-21-09 11:25 AM   #15 
  - not kidding  pnutbutr   Apr-21-09 11:28 AM   #19 
  - Then where were these nuts during the past 7 yrs.?  tnlefty   Apr-21-09 11:30 AM   #22 
  - partisanship  pnutbutr   Apr-21-09 11:35 AM   #28 
  - So it was partianship that kept them from giving a damn about  tnlefty   Apr-21-09 11:48 AM   #39 
     - that's a better  pnutbutr   Apr-21-09 11:49 AM   #40 
        - don't believe anyone called them "ALL" racists.  Soylent Brice   Apr-21-09 11:54 AM   #44 
        - your going on speculation  pnutbutr   Apr-21-09 12:03 PM   #52 
           - Have you seen the signs from the 'tea-parties'?  stillcool   Apr-21-09 12:12 PM   #60 
              - no  pnutbutr   Apr-21-09 12:17 PM   #66 
                 - They are the same people...  stillcool   Apr-21-09 12:20 PM   #68 
                    - found a  pnutbutr   Apr-21-09 12:23 PM   #71 
                       - well I found a few that had to do with taxes  stillcool   Apr-21-09 01:21 PM   #99 
        - Maybe not all, just 98.9999999% are racially motivated.  tnlefty   Apr-21-09 11:54 AM   #45 
  - not about the puppets, but the puppetmasters.  Hannah Bell   Apr-21-09 01:00 PM   #83 
     - I suppose we remember it a little differently. I remember  tnlefty   Apr-21-09 02:03 PM   #119 
  - you're a fool if you think that's what it's all about-  Bluerthanblue   Apr-21-09 11:30 AM   #23 
  - oh please history buff  pnutbutr   Apr-21-09 11:35 AM   #29 
     - I'd be more than happy to  Bluerthanblue   Apr-21-09 01:44 PM   #115 
  - Wow. I was about to post the same thing.  TahitiNut   Apr-21-09 11:34 AM   #27 
  - education in America  pnutbutr   Apr-21-09 11:36 AM   #31 
     - Cute. So, anyone who disagrees with you is young and ignorant, huh?  TahitiNut   Apr-21-09 11:40 AM   #34 
     - thanks  pnutbutr   Apr-21-09 11:43 AM   #37 
        - i feel honored that you  Soylent Brice   Apr-21-09 11:50 AM   #41 
           - appreciate that  pnutbutr   Apr-21-09 11:54 AM   #43 
              - It's revisionist history with racial undertones.  HiFructosePronSyrup   Apr-21-09 12:52 PM   #76 
     - If the issue was NOT slavery, why is it that only slave states turned traitor?  RaleighNCDUer   Apr-21-09 12:13 PM   #61 
        - Coincidence? They were more "attuned" to Constitutional values and civil liberties?  TahitiNut   Apr-21-09 12:16 PM   #63 
        - maybe  pnutbutr   Apr-21-09 12:20 PM   #69 
           - The ones that kicked racist South ass.  HiFructosePronSyrup   Apr-21-09 12:54 PM   #77 
              - racism, for the south only :rofl:  pnutbutr   Apr-21-09 01:05 PM   #87 
                 - Oh, I never said is was only in the south.  HiFructosePronSyrup   Apr-21-09 01:07 PM   #89 
                 - you =  pnutbutr   Apr-21-09 01:08 PM   #91 
                    - Not at all.  HiFructosePronSyrup   Apr-21-09 01:28 PM   #103 
                 - "So that there are African Americans in bondage well into the antebellum era."  TahitiNut   Apr-21-09 01:27 PM   #102 
                    - she was referring to northern states  pnutbutr   Apr-21-09 01:35 PM   #109 
                    - I think she was using it correctly if you correct the punctuation in  RaleighNCDUer   Apr-21-09 03:10 PM   #129 
  - Then explain the Fugitive Slave Act.  NorthernSpy   Apr-21-09 12:02 PM   #51 
  - Let's not forget the "Missouri Compromise."  TahitiNut   Apr-21-09 12:22 PM   #70 
  - States don't have rights  WeDidIt   Apr-21-09 01:10 PM   #94 
  - limited only in regards to  pnutbutr   Apr-21-09 01:19 PM   #98 
     - And powers delegated to the federal government  WeDidIt   Apr-21-09 01:25 PM   #100 
        - obviously  pnutbutr   Apr-21-09 01:30 PM   #104 
        - Wrong  WeDidIt   Apr-21-09 03:46 PM   #134 
        - obviously  pnutbutr   Apr-21-09 01:30 PM   #106 
  - The Declaration of Causes of Secession say otherwise.  SemiCharmedQuark   Apr-21-09 01:12 PM   #96 
  - for which state?  pnutbutr   Apr-21-09 01:16 PM   #97 
     - All four of them: Georgia, Mississippi, S. Carolina and Texas list slavery as their cause.  SemiCharmedQuark   Apr-21-09 01:38 PM   #111 
     - Also, not every state that seceded published their causes.  SemiCharmedQuark   Apr-21-09 01:39 PM   #112 
  - So after 8 years of trampling on states rights,  EOTE   Apr-21-09 01:50 PM   #116 
  - "denying rights to others"  ieoeja   Apr-21-09 04:11 PM   #140 
  - Example?  ieoeja   Apr-21-09 04:06 PM   #139 
  - What I like about these threads...  HiFructosePronSyrup   Apr-21-09 11:20 AM   #9 
  - and BINGO was his name-o.  Soylent Brice   Apr-21-09 11:26 AM   #17 
  - lol  barbtries   Apr-21-09 11:36 AM   #30 
  - They can't help themselves.  AspenRose   Apr-21-09 11:59 AM   #46 
  - Indeed. n/t  Raineyb   Apr-21-09 12:03 PM   #53 
  - degenerated???`  Froward69   Apr-21-09 11:22 AM   #12 
  - racism  Peace_Sells   Apr-21-09 11:29 AM   #21 
  - Once upon a time, many thought that a synonym for "liberal" was "n_____-lover."  TahitiNut   Apr-21-09 11:37 AM   #33 
     - I believe you're right. nt  raccoon   Apr-21-09 12:00 PM   #49 
  - i completely agree. nt  La Lioness Priyanka   Apr-21-09 11:31 AM   #24 
  - caveat:  barbtries   Apr-21-09 11:31 AM   #25 
  - no shit?  datasuspect   Apr-21-09 11:42 AM   #36 
  - me too  La Lioness Priyanka   Apr-21-09 11:43 AM   #38 
  - I guess you forgot the vermont secessionist and alaska secessionist movements  cbc5g   Apr-21-09 12:19 PM   #67 
  - Was going to say same thing  Fendius   Apr-21-09 01:37 PM   #110 
  - I haven't forgotten, but there is  Bluerthanblue   Apr-21-09 01:58 PM   #118 
  - when was Vermont?  hfojvt   Apr-21-09 02:32 PM   #124 
  - First thing I said when I heard secession - "Who knew one black man in a white house could  Maru Kitteh   Apr-21-09 12:58 PM   #79 
  - No Shit. K & R  mudesi   Apr-21-09 01:00 PM   #81 
  - I agree  Two Americas   Apr-21-09 01:54 PM   #117 
  - You forgot the second time was actually in the mid sixties during the Civil Rights struggle  Taverner   Apr-21-09 02:23 PM   #122 
  - I always wonder why..  butterfly77   Apr-21-09 02:55 PM   #128 
  - It's the violent last gasp of bigotry against African-Americans  Odin2005   Apr-21-09 03:42 PM   #132 
 

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