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Response to Reply #212
213. You should apply it to all things. Otherwise you are being inconsistent.
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  -Why are anti-abortion people allowed to post at DU? Ripley  Jun-12-09 09:21 PM   #0 
  - I've never seen any  Why Syzygy   Jun-12-09 09:23 PM   #1 
  - Nope...there's one in a thread right now that doesn't believe abortion should be legal.  Lars39   Jun-12-09 09:27 PM   #7 
  - I have. Today.  EFerrari   Jun-12-09 09:27 PM   #8 
  - visit the choice forum...  bliss_eternal   Jun-12-09 09:28 PM   #11 
  - Well that is a shocker.  Why Syzygy   Jun-12-09 09:32 PM   #18 
  - we created a "pro-choice" forum...  bliss_eternal   Jun-12-09 09:38 PM   #29 
  - Good grief!  Suich   Jun-12-09 09:40 PM   #32 
  - Yikes! That shocks me, too, and I've been around for quite awhile, have even been a mod here...  Rhiannon12866   Jun-13-09 03:31 AM   #235 
  - I wager that just about every poster on DU is "pro-life".  Hansel   Jun-12-09 09:30 PM   #15 
  - Pro-life and pro-choice--------it's possible  panader0   Jun-12-09 09:34 PM   #24 
  - Yes.  Gwendolyn   Jun-12-09 09:34 PM   #25 
  - I think I agree. That term has always bugged me.  Rhiannon12866   Jun-13-09 03:24 AM   #234 
  - Well, you've missed a lot. eom.  Ripley   Jun-12-09 09:30 PM   #16 
  - My mental health demands  Why Syzygy   Jun-12-09 09:33 PM   #21 
     - Thanks for that.  Ripley   Jun-12-09 09:54 PM   #47 
  - Same here  karynnj   Jun-13-09 02:39 PM   #260 
  - "A public statement has been made by DU owners that Gay Marriage....."  FLAprogressive   Jun-12-09 09:24 PM   #2 
  - FAIL.  KamaAina   Jun-12-09 09:33 PM   #23 
  - The Sacred Tablets are secreted under the DU moderator Hot Tub.  NYC_SKP   Jun-12-09 09:46 PM   #38 
  - Skinner: "We have very few litmus test issues on DU ... But this is a litmus test issue"  bananas   Jun-12-09 10:55 PM   #119 
  - I don't think Obama would be banned according to the DU rules cited above.  NYC_SKP   Jun-12-09 11:12 PM   #134 
  - Skinner's statement is not about whether or not an elected person will enforce the law  bananas   Jun-12-09 11:30 PM   #154 
     - You may be right. But...  NYC_SKP   Jun-12-09 11:47 PM   #164 
  - "If DU had existed back during the civil rights movement"  dorkulon   Jun-13-09 12:24 AM   #181 
  - So supporting equal rights for pregnant women is optional...  Violet_Crumble   Jun-13-09 04:46 AM   #238 
  - The mods have a hot tub? No fair!  Maru Kitteh   Jun-12-09 11:48 PM   #167 
  - It's filthy, you don't wanna go in there.  NYC_SKP   Jun-12-09 11:59 PM   #175 
  - No secretions in the hot tub!!!! nt  Robb   Jun-13-09 07:02 PM   #267 
  - Is there a public list of the "owers"....?  defendandprotect   Jun-12-09 09:58 PM   #52 
  - Are you high?  MercutioATC   Jun-12-09 09:59 PM   #54 
  - Actually, Skinner did make that public statement  HarukaTheTrophyWife   Jun-12-09 10:19 PM   #80 
  - Another fierce advocate?  RetroLounge   Jun-12-09 10:28 PM   #94 
  - The Public Statement:  Hissyspit   Jun-12-09 10:27 PM   #90 
  - That's what I get for never, ever, ever going into GD-Poo  KamaAina   Jun-12-09 11:15 PM   #138 
  - DU certainly does have owners  yodoobo   Jun-13-09 12:57 AM   #195 
  - Huh? Skinner owns DU and he makes the rules.  Rhiannon12866   Jun-13-09 02:57 AM   #233 
  - The Public Statement:  Hissyspit   Jun-12-09 10:30 PM   #96 
     - Because homophobia has been tolerated and encouraged recently.  FLAprogressive   Jun-12-09 11:03 PM   #125 
     - Oh, o.k. Gotcha.  Hissyspit   Jun-12-09 11:11 PM   #132 
     - That's from 2004!  KamaAina   Jun-12-09 11:20 PM   #144 
  - Civil discourse??  cecilfirefox   Jun-12-09 09:24 PM   #3 
  - I wonder that as well  bicentennial_baby   Jun-12-09 09:25 PM   #4 
  - Me too  LostinVA   Jun-12-09 09:56 PM   #50 
  - I have yet to see a post from anyone saying that abortion should be illegal  bluestateguy   Jun-12-09 09:26 PM   #5 
  - then visit the choice forum.  bliss_eternal   Jun-12-09 09:36 PM   #27 
     - + 1  musette_sf   Jun-12-09 09:49 PM   #41 
        - hey you...!  bliss_eternal   Jun-12-09 09:57 PM   #51 
           - back atcha  musette_sf   Jun-12-09 10:01 PM   #57 
  - Agreed.  Merlot   Jun-12-09 09:26 PM   #6 
  - Yep. nt  Ripley   Jun-12-09 09:32 PM   #20 
  - +1...n/t  Hepburn   Jun-12-09 09:41 PM   #34 
  - The Democratic Party DOES NOT OWN democraticunderground.com  Selatius   Jun-12-09 09:27 PM   #9 
  - I absolutely agree with that, Selatius. however...  Ripley   Jun-12-09 09:36 PM   #28 
     - Well, Skinner is free to do as he wishes. That's basically the point.  Selatius   Jun-12-09 09:40 PM   #33 
     - Cripes!  Ripley   Jun-12-09 09:51 PM   #43 
     - Like the Hotel California, you can check out anytime you like, but you can never leave.  elocs   Jun-12-09 10:18 PM   #76 
        - Not to mention the trolls who stroke out while reading our crazy librul shit.  DCKit   Jun-12-09 11:16 PM   #140 
     - Agree . . . and we should pressure Skinner to create consistency between both issues . ..  defendandprotect   Jun-12-09 10:01 PM   #55 
  - Bigotry is not allowed  CreekDog   Jun-12-09 09:28 PM   #10 
  - Why not? I'm anti-abortion.  Gman   Jun-12-09 09:28 PM   #12 
  - you contradict yourself.  bliss_eternal   Jun-12-09 09:33 PM   #22 
  - No, you're absolutely wrong  Gman   Jun-12-09 09:38 PM   #30 
  - perhaps...  bliss_eternal   Jun-12-09 09:44 PM   #37 
     - Here's the thing...  Gman   Jun-12-09 10:20 PM   #81 
     - you're fortunate they don't know bliss...  bliss_eternal   Jun-12-09 10:24 PM   #86 
        - In any event, my point is that  Gman   Jun-12-09 11:17 PM   #141 
     - Disagreement and discussion are not "interference"  jberryhill   Jun-12-09 10:44 PM   #108 
     - forgive me kind sir...  bliss_eternal   Jun-12-09 11:27 PM   #149 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-12-09 11:46 PM   #163 
        - You seem to make an invalid assumption  jberryhill   Jun-13-09 02:35 PM   #258 
     - "but supporting someone's right certainly doesn't entail trying to talk them out of their choice"  TCJ70   Jun-13-09 01:13 AM   # 
  - +1  musette_sf   Jun-12-09 09:49 PM   #42 
  - No no no no no no no  spoony   Jun-12-09 11:02 PM   #123 
     - ??????????????  bliss_eternal   Jun-13-09 12:28 AM   #184 
        - Uh huh  spoony   Jun-13-09 10:45 AM   #251 
  - Exactly!  pipi_k   Jun-12-09 09:34 PM   #26 
  - which is also why most that claim to be, aren't "pro-life"  bliss_eternal   Jun-12-09 09:48 PM   #40 
  - Well, for young women, it's often a very long-term fix, giving them a second chance at life . . .  defendandprotect   Jun-12-09 10:03 PM   #60 
  - Absolutely  Gman   Jun-12-09 10:22 PM   #84 
     - So would women . . . all of us!  defendandprotect   Jun-12-09 11:27 PM   #150 
  - "There's nothing good about it."  Arugula Latte   Jun-12-09 10:29 PM   #95 
  - I'm "pro-abortion"  Mushroom   Jun-13-09 12:16 AM   #178 
  - The OP should have said anti-choice because the debate is choice.  OmmmSweetOmmm   Jun-13-09 08:31 AM   #243 
  - Time for the purges to begin! Off to the re-education camps with them!  scarletwoman   Jun-12-09 09:29 PM   #13 
  - Are you accusing me of wanting to re-educate people?  Ripley   Jun-12-09 09:47 PM   #39 
     - Because you're dishonest. I've never seen DUer who is personally anti-abortion call  scarletwoman   Jun-12-09 10:28 PM   #91 
        - There's one in a thread in GD right now.  Lars39   Jun-12-09 10:32 PM   #99 
        - And how are they faring? Are they winning new anti-choice converts?  scarletwoman   Jun-12-09 10:42 PM   #106 
        - Someone did just last night.  EFerrari   Jun-12-09 10:37 PM   #102 
        - Is that person popular here? Are lots of DUers agreeing with him/her/it?  scarletwoman   Jun-12-09 10:51 PM   #115 
           - I'm not thinking of that individual, exactly, but of the atmosphere  EFerrari   Jun-12-09 10:57 PM   #120 
           - Said it straight out, "women who have abortions are murderers."  riderinthestorm   Jun-12-09 11:19 PM   #143 
              - We've tried to be "reasonable" too long while the misogynists  EFerrari   Jun-12-09 11:28 PM   #152 
                 - I know. Ripley's OP has a definite point. Dr. Tiller's murder is the punctuation mark.  riderinthestorm   Jun-12-09 11:48 PM   #165 
                    - That Dr. Tiller's murder was allowed to go forward when FBI  EFerrari   Jun-12-09 11:53 PM   #172 
           - You don't understand.  Ripley   Jun-12-09 11:13 PM   #136 
              - Peace to you, too. I hope you'll read my post #146 below, in response to one of your other replies  scarletwoman   Jun-12-09 11:38 PM   #157 
        - Even tho you call me a liar,  Ripley   Jun-12-09 10:52 PM   #117 
        - I apologize for giving you the impression that I have anything against you personally.  scarletwoman   Jun-12-09 11:22 PM   #146 
           - It's the hypocrisy, scarletwoman  Ripley   Jun-12-09 11:42 PM   #161 
        - Really? She's posting now.  REP   Jun-12-09 11:18 PM   #142 
        - And how may DUers are agreeing with her? Is she fundamentally damaging the integrity of DU by  scarletwoman   Jun-12-09 11:27 PM   #151 
           - But the real question for me is, what are we doing  EFerrari   Jun-12-09 11:39 PM   #159 
           - I'm on dialup and had to quit the thread at about 200 posts  riderinthestorm   Jun-12-09 11:42 PM   #160 
        - You must not read much at DU not to have seen any...  Violet_Crumble   Jun-13-09 04:37 AM   #237 
  - A civil conversation on any topic should be encouraged, especially if your viewpoint is correct.  RandomThoughts   Jun-12-09 09:29 PM   #14 
  - Cause it is seen as a "woman 's" issue.  DURHAM D   Jun-12-09 09:31 PM   #17 
  - great point  CitizenPatriot   Jun-13-09 12:18 AM   #179 
  - I've seen a few "against it personally but support a woman's right to choose" posts...  Fleshdancer   Jun-12-09 09:32 PM   #19 
  - ...then visit the "choice" forum.  bliss_eternal   Jun-12-09 09:52 PM   #44 
  - There are several in an active GD thread right now.  EFerrari   Jun-12-09 10:02 PM   #58 
  - For the same reason your little brother could hit you...  Gwendolyn   Jun-12-09 09:39 PM   #31 
  - I agree with you...especially since third trimester abortions are for reasons of "self-defense" . .  defendandprotect   Jun-12-09 09:42 PM   #35 
  - Because reasonable people can disagree  sniffa   Jun-12-09 09:44 PM   #36 
  - Because this is Democratic Underground, not NARAL Underground.  Tommy_Carcetti   Jun-12-09 09:53 PM   #45 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-12-09 09:55 PM   #48 
  - Agreed, enough of this purification bullshit.  armyowalgreens   Jun-12-09 09:56 PM   #49 
  - My, you sure are angry.  Ripley   Jun-12-09 10:02 PM   #59 
  - who's talking about "abortion rights"?  bliss_eternal   Jun-12-09 10:05 PM   #61 
  - But this is Democratic Underground, not PFLAG ....  defendandprotect   Jun-12-09 10:08 PM   #64 
  - thank you for your post  musette_sf   Jun-12-09 09:53 PM   #46 
  - Because there's room for misogynist crotch-sniffing busybodies in the "big tent"?  LeftyMom   Jun-12-09 09:59 PM   #53 
  - I have sympathy for the ignorant.  armyowalgreens   Jun-12-09 10:01 PM   #56 
     - it is not "just one issue". it means FREEDOM for half the human race.  musette_sf   Jun-12-09 10:06 PM   #62 
     - Yes lets all start running around screaming how this one issue is THE ISSUE...  armyowalgreens   Jun-12-09 10:10 PM   #67 
        - "our cause"  musette_sf   Jun-12-09 10:12 PM   #70 
        - "Our cause" =progressive movement.  armyowalgreens   Jun-12-09 10:14 PM   #72 
           - i would rather engage with a real progressive  musette_sf   Jun-12-09 10:23 PM   #85 
              - LOL ignoring someone ALWAYS makes you right.  armyowalgreens   Jun-12-09 10:27 PM   #89 
        - spoken like a true "dude."  bliss_eternal   Jun-12-09 10:16 PM   #74 
        - More like spoken by someone who doesn't like driving away the flock.  armyowalgreens   Jun-12-09 10:19 PM   #78 
           - yes, because the "all important dude faction"  bliss_eternal   Jun-12-09 10:28 PM   #92 
              - I love how people default to "He's a woman hater!!!"  armyowalgreens   Jun-12-09 10:30 PM   #97 
                 - really...show me where?  bliss_eternal   Jun-12-09 10:43 PM   #107 
                    - Right here...  armyowalgreens   Jun-12-09 10:48 PM   #113 
                       - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-12-09 10:58 PM   #121 
                          - Self Delete.  armyowalgreens   Jun-12-09 11:01 PM   #122 
                          - read them again...  bliss_eternal   Jun-12-09 11:06 PM   #128 
                             - Thanks.  armyowalgreens   Jun-12-09 11:07 PM   #129 
                          - Well done, Bliss!  Number23   Jun-13-09 05:55 AM   #239 
        - The fact that people are getting KILLED,  Why Syzygy   Jun-12-09 11:36 PM   #155 
           - Clamping down on speech/dissent because of an emergency?  armyowalgreens   Jun-13-09 01:06 AM   #201 
              - Um. No.  Why Syzygy   Jun-13-09 01:09 AM   #204 
                 - LOL. I'm pro-choice, silly.  armyowalgreens   Jun-13-09 01:17 AM   #211 
                    - So you just made a throw away accusation  Why Syzygy   Jun-13-09 01:24 AM   #216 
                       - I said what you said was Orwellian. I never said that you were Orwellian.  armyowalgreens   Jun-13-09 01:29 AM   #218 
                          - No I did not mispeak.  Why Syzygy   Jun-13-09 01:32 AM   #220 
                             - Oh okay. I get it.  armyowalgreens   Jun-13-09 01:37 AM   #222 
                                - I only want DU standards interpreted to include the issue of a woman's choice.  Why Syzygy   Jun-13-09 01:42 AM   #225 
                                   - Okay. I read them...  armyowalgreens   Jun-13-09 01:49 AM   #230 
     - Unfortunately, many of them come to disrupt, not to honestly debate . . .  defendandprotect   Jun-12-09 10:09 PM   #66 
     - Trolls deserve to get banned. Dissenters do not.  armyowalgreens   Jun-12-09 10:10 PM   #68 
        - When they act like Fredda, oh my yes, "dissenters" DO deserve the pizza.  Occulus   Jun-13-09 01:36 AM   #221 
           - I have no clue what you are talking about.  armyowalgreens   Jun-13-09 01:38 AM   #223 
              - who has made you the judge. pot meet kettle. nt  boston bean   Jun-13-09 06:26 AM   #240 
              - I believe I could ask that of anyone in here. Why bother having discussions  armyowalgreens   Jun-13-09 03:59 PM   #264 
              - There used to be this troll here named Fredda Weinberg  Occulus   Jun-15-09 01:06 AM   #276 
                 - I remember that one.  Starry Messenger   Jun-15-09 02:03 AM   #278 
     - I used to be for the death penalty in some cases  Kaleva   Jun-12-09 10:11 PM   #69 
     - one issue, really...?  bliss_eternal   Jun-12-09 10:13 PM   #71 
        - Do you usually intro with such condescending remarks?  armyowalgreens   Jun-12-09 10:16 PM   #75 
        - i'd appreciate it f you kept your 'ideas' to yourself...  bliss_eternal   Jun-12-09 10:27 PM   #88 
           - Oh how the insults fly when logic wins.  armyowalgreens   Jun-12-09 10:28 PM   #93 
              - oh how the bullshit flies....  bliss_eternal   Jun-12-09 10:37 PM   #103 
                 - Deleted.  armyowalgreens   Jun-12-09 10:41 PM   #105 
                    - ummmmm....it's not a contest.  bliss_eternal   Jun-12-09 10:45 PM   #110 
                       - No, it really must be a contest.  armyowalgreens   Jun-12-09 10:52 PM   #116 
                          - last i checked...  bliss_eternal   Jun-12-09 11:03 PM   #124 
                             - Yet you are still here...  armyowalgreens   Jun-12-09 11:06 PM   #127 
                                - what's interesting...  bliss_eternal   Jun-12-09 11:09 PM   #131 
                                   - You're right.  armyowalgreens   Jun-12-09 11:13 PM   #135 
                                      - if you think it's "so terrible"....  bliss_eternal   Jun-12-09 11:21 PM   #145 
                                         - Abortion is ONE issue.  armyowalgreens   Jun-12-09 11:27 PM   #148 
                                            - we disagree...that's fair.  bliss_eternal   Jun-12-09 11:37 PM   #156 
                                               - Disagreeing is fine.  armyowalgreens   Jun-12-09 11:44 PM   #162 
                                                  - give you what you want...?  bliss_eternal   Jun-13-09 12:02 AM   #176 
                                                  - Nothing in the world is more dangerous than a sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.  armyowalgreens   Jun-13-09 12:24 AM   #180 
                                                  - aaaawwwwww  bliss_eternal   Jun-13-09 12:27 AM   #183 
                                                  - .  armyowalgreens   Jun-13-09 12:31 AM   #186 
                                                  - All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then success is sure.  armyowalgreens   Jun-13-09 12:32 AM   #187 
                                                  - nice to see you know how to utilize a search engine.  bliss_eternal   Jun-13-09 12:45 AM   #191 
                                                  - Bye.  armyowalgreens   Jun-13-09 12:47 AM   #193 
        - teh menz!  musette_sf   Jun-12-09 10:21 PM   #82 
  - and I ask why the fuck are we still in Iraq and Afghanistan?  Mari333   Jun-12-09 10:07 PM   #63 
  - Cool, you caught the second part...  Ripley   Jun-12-09 10:09 PM   #65 
  - President Obama isn't a member of DU  Kaleva   Jun-12-09 10:18 PM   #77 
  - I'm pro-abortion, but I respect the opinions of those in the pro-life crowd...  Jack_DeLeon   Jun-12-09 10:14 PM   #73 
  - whoa, whoa, whoa....  bliss_eternal   Jun-12-09 10:21 PM   #83 
  - Hey thats just he way I see it.  Jack_DeLeon   Jun-12-09 10:31 PM   #98 
  - eeeuuwwww.....eeeeuuuwwwww....  bliss_eternal   Jun-12-09 10:35 PM   #100 
     - I dont need anyone's permission to have an opinion...  Jack_DeLeon   Jun-12-09 10:47 PM   #111 
        - of course you don't....  bliss_eternal   Jun-12-09 10:51 PM   #114 
           - Probably...  Jack_DeLeon   Jun-12-09 11:08 PM   #130 
           - if you didn't care...  bliss_eternal   Jun-12-09 11:14 PM   #137 
              - I wasnt trying to "impress" anyone, I was stating my opinion which is one I dont think...  Jack_DeLeon   Jun-12-09 11:50 PM   #171 
                 - good grief...  bliss_eternal   Jun-12-09 11:55 PM   #173 
           - Why do you have a problem with what he said?  Gwendolyn   Jun-13-09 03:03 PM   #262 
              - i addressed this w/him.  bliss_eternal   Jun-13-09 07:00 PM   #266 
                 - Oh gosh, I have no issues with you either. I read your posts and didn't understand...  Gwendolyn   Jun-13-09 07:56 PM   #270 
                    - that's cool, gwendolyn.  bliss_eternal   Jun-13-09 08:02 PM   #273 
  - Not so fast  DatManFromNawlins   Jun-13-09 12:31 PM   #253 
  - You have excellent values. I commend you on them.  Gwendolyn   Jun-13-09 07:59 PM   #271 
  - The problem with some "pro-lifers" (not all, but some)  MiniMe   Jun-15-09 01:54 AM   #277 
  - That's an interesting question. And in view of the full on assault  EFerrari   Jun-12-09 10:19 PM   #79 
  - I'd like to see that statement. But in the meantime, here's all that I could find:  pnorman   Jun-12-09 10:25 PM   #87 
  - Post by skinner on pro-life members  Kaleva   Jun-12-09 10:36 PM   #101 
     - Were I to state that Obama has FAR more important issues to deal with at present,  pnorman   Jun-12-09 11:28 PM   #153 
     - It would certainly seem rather callous...in light of today.  Starry Messenger   Jun-12-09 11:48 PM   #166 
        - Were I to state that the above is  pnorman   Jun-13-09 12:46 AM   #192 
           - I'm sorry.  Starry Messenger   Jun-13-09 01:02 AM   #199 
              - No "apologies" needed. And I too "misinderstand" on occasion.  pnorman   Jun-13-09 01:21 AM   #214 
     - Considering these points >  Why Syzygy   Jun-12-09 11:48 PM   #168 
  - Maybe folks are not opposed to abortion RIGHTS, they worry about abortion as a public health  McCamy Taylor   Jun-12-09 10:40 PM   #104 
  - Calling abortion murder and hoping it is made illegal isn't exactly  EFerrari   Jun-12-09 10:47 PM   #112 
  - At the risk of getting horribly flamed  snot   Jun-12-09 10:45 PM   #109 
  - The problem I see with #1 is that once you go with the idea  EFerrari   Jun-12-09 10:53 PM   #118 
  - Wow, just WOW, you sound a lot like me. That's how I look at the argument as well.  musicblind   Jun-12-09 11:38 PM   #158 
     - Third trimester abortions are overwhelmingly done  EFerrari   Jun-12-09 11:50 PM   #170 
     - I clearly stated in my post that 3rd trimester abortions are only done for UNUSUAL circumstances  musicblind   Jun-13-09 09:58 AM   #248 
        - Third term abortion is not murder.  EFerrari   Jun-13-09 02:34 PM   #257 
     - Would it frighten you if I told you that killing certain infants isn't murder?  armyowalgreens   Jun-13-09 12:53 AM   #194 
        - It wouldn't frighten me. I'd disagree. But would just want to discuss it  musicblind   Jun-13-09 10:00 AM   #249 
  - Beats me. A woman's sovereignty over her own body should be absolute and non-negotiable  kenny blankenship   Jun-12-09 11:05 PM   #126 
  - + 1  musette_sf   Jun-13-09 01:09 AM   #205 
  - My two cents  dsc   Jun-12-09 11:11 PM   #133 
  - Because they might agree with "us" on 99 other issues. nt  greyl   Jun-12-09 11:15 PM   #139 
  - I am one of the posters that they are talking about.  Th1onein   Jun-13-09 12:11 AM   #177 
  - Are you vegetarian?  armyowalgreens   Jun-13-09 12:27 AM   #182 
  - LOL. No, not a vegetarian.  Th1onein   Jun-13-09 12:31 AM   #185 
     - You should read some Peter Singer because you aren't actually pro-life.  armyowalgreens   Jun-13-09 12:34 AM   #189 
        - LOL. Yeah, right.  Th1onein   Jun-13-09 01:06 AM   #200 
           - Nope. Because there is a proper argument for eating plant life and the "products" of animals  armyowalgreens   Jun-13-09 01:08 AM   #203 
              - So, you know that plants are stupid, then?  Th1onein   Jun-13-09 01:11 AM   #206 
                 - We know that plants do not have "intelligence", yes.  armyowalgreens   Jun-13-09 01:14 AM   #210 
                    - I've already figured that out.  Th1onein   Jun-13-09 01:19 AM   #212 
                       - You should apply it to all things. Otherwise you are being inconsistent.  armyowalgreens   Jun-13-09 01:20 AM   #213 
                          - I agree with you.  Th1onein   Jun-13-09 01:22 AM   #215 
                             - I'm fortunate to only care about beings that are self-aware.  armyowalgreens   Jun-13-09 01:27 AM   #217 
                                - re: "self-aware"  bananas   Jun-13-09 04:16 AM   #236 
  - You can't hold that life is sacred while wishing to deny women  EFerrari   Jun-13-09 12:33 AM   #188 
  - I've never seen her write anything about denying women basic medical care.  Fire_Medic_Dave   Jun-13-09 01:01 AM   #197 
     - Then you need to rethink what you are calling the basic health care  EFerrari   Jun-13-09 01:13 AM   #208 
        - I've got a good handle on it thanks.  Fire_Medic_Dave   Jun-13-09 01:48 AM   #229 
  - Calling out fellow DUers as murderers is pretty despicable imo.  riderinthestorm   Jun-13-09 12:40 AM   #190 
  - What about all those Dems who agree with us on everything but same-sex marriage?  NorthernSpy   Jun-13-09 01:14 AM   #209 
     - Obama is a bigot on same sex marriage. I have no qualms about saying that  riderinthestorm   Jun-13-09 01:29 AM   # 
        - If that's our attitude, then Obama would be justified in viewing us skeptically.  NorthernSpy   Jun-13-09 09:24 AM   #245 
        - But you have been shut down  HarukaTheTrophyWife   Jun-13-09 10:26 PM   #274 
        - Don't think it's bigotry. Try political cowardice n/t  eridani   Jun-15-09 06:13 AM   #279 
  - Do most people agree with  Dramarama   Jun-12-09 11:24 PM   #147 
  - I would love to see Skinner repeat his eloquent letter in support of gay rights, for women's rights.  omega minimo   Jun-12-09 11:49 PM   #169 
  - + 1  musette_sf   Jun-13-09 11:51 AM   #252 
     - It would stand beautifully as is, with the subject changed. Simple.  omega minimo   Jun-13-09 02:22 PM   #254 
  - Because the owners of this site think freedom of choice is more  Rex   Jun-12-09 11:59 PM   #174 
  - That would be Pro-Choice: Reproductive Health and Privacy for all by law. No busybodies.  omega minimo   Jun-13-09 02:24 PM   #255 
  - So we have to toe the line of the Democratic Platform or be banned? Are we that intolerant?  Fire_Medic_Dave   Jun-13-09 12:59 AM   #196 
  - Yes...  armyowalgreens   Jun-13-09 01:02 AM   #198 
  - Calling fellow DUers murderers cause they've had an abortion is intolerant  riderinthestorm   Jun-13-09 01:08 AM   #202 
  - This is what I stated.  Why Syzygy   Jun-13-09 01:29 AM   #219 
  - If you can stream, I linked the NOW segment on anti-choice terror  EFerrari   Jun-13-09 01:40 AM   #224 
  - Glad to see you be supporting the Heller decision in regards to the 2nd Amendment.  Fire_Medic_Dave   Jun-13-09 02:12 AM   #232 
  - Who did that and are they still here?  Fire_Medic_Dave   Jun-13-09 01:45 AM   #227 
     - I can't call them out and stay within DU guidelines  riderinthestorm   Jun-13-09 05:04 PM   #265 
  - Tolerating misogyny is not a virtue.  EFerrari   Jun-13-09 01:12 AM   #207 
  - The old misogyny charge.  Fire_Medic_Dave   Jun-13-09 01:43 AM   #226 
     - You bet.  EFerrari   Jun-13-09 01:45 AM   #228 
     - It really gets annoying doesn't it?  armyowalgreens   Jun-13-09 01:50 AM   #231 
     - I would think only if it doesn't fit properly, right? All those little private parts chafing...  bridgit   Jun-13-09 09:56 AM   #247 
     - the old misogyny denial...... nt  boston bean   Jun-13-09 06:40 AM   #241 
        - The old misogyny denial charge.  Fire_Medic_Dave   Jun-13-09 09:01 AM   #244 
  - Isn't the party platform a guideline for Democrats? Endorsement by the party is significant  omega minimo   Jun-13-09 02:26 PM   #256 
     - So if the party platform doesn't include single payer health care and you disagree then banishment?  Fire_Medic_Dave   Jun-13-09 02:58 PM   #261 
        - Belligerent much? Sorry I got in the way of whoever you're fighting with  omega minimo   Jun-13-09 03:04 PM   #263 
           - I just think it's silly to ban people who have a single disagreement with the party platform.  Fire_Medic_Dave   Jun-14-09 12:03 PM   #275 
  - Intolerance of dissent makes us look weak in our convicitions.  Jester Messiah   Jun-13-09 08:27 AM   #242 
  - I would hope that you've answered your own question by introducing the word 'choice'...  bridgit   Jun-13-09 09:44 AM   #246 
  - Because Skinner says so?  Kaleva   Jun-13-09 10:00 AM   #250 
  - Could we also ask why fighting poverty is NOT the "accepted view"?  bobbolink   Jun-13-09 02:37 PM   #259 
  - Same reason people who think more guns are the answer  undeterred   Jun-13-09 07:19 PM   #268 
  - Don't you mean ANTI-CHOICE? n/t  Boomerang Diddle   Jun-13-09 07:27 PM   #269 
     - Why? Is abortion a dirty word? n/t  Gwendolyn   Jun-13-09 08:00 PM   #272 
 

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