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The Count Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-11-07 11:54 PM
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35. Why? is hate speech part of the treatment?
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  -I'm reposting a post from yesterday. I'm tired of DUers being belittled for discussing... DeepModem Mom  Apr-11-07 06:20 PM   #0 
  - Fair enough  jerryme1   Apr-11-07 06:22 PM   #1 
  - If we all agreed on the same things, even on what is worthy of discussion, this would be a dull  blondeatlast   Apr-11-07 06:23 PM   #2 
  - MSNBC fired him. Is CBS far behind?  yadayadayada   Apr-11-07 06:24 PM   #3 
  - He is not rich enough to keep up the cancer work?  roody   Apr-11-07 06:31 PM   #8 
  - Let's boycott CBS advertisers until they cancel his radio show  NormanYorkstein   Apr-11-07 06:34 PM   #12 
  - Why? is hate speech part of the treatment?  The Count   Apr-11-07 11:54 PM   #35 
  - "the good he has done" doesn't  Bluerthanblue   Apr-12-07 09:17 AM   #41 
  - Sure but  Breeze54   Apr-11-07 06:26 PM   #4 
  - I think because this topic -- racism and sexism -- carries powerful...  DeepModem Mom   Apr-11-07 06:30 PM   #6 
  - I understand that but 35 threads?  Breeze54   Apr-11-07 06:32 PM   #10 
     - You took the time to count them? Hats off to you--I suppose. nt  blondeatlast   Apr-11-07 06:34 PM   #11 
     - No...someone else did.  Breeze54   Apr-11-07 07:07 PM   #22 
     - I can only say again, I think it's an outburst.  DeepModem Mom   Apr-11-07 06:41 PM   #15 
  - exactly...  choie   Apr-11-07 07:54 PM   #25 
  - Over 400 threads on Imus in GD in the last three days alone!  TahitiNut   Apr-11-07 09:05 PM   #28 
  - You counted them? Seriously--I just scroll past what I don't care to read.  blondeatlast   Apr-12-07 12:56 AM   #38 
     - DU's 'search' function can be used with care to make such estimates.  TahitiNut   Apr-12-07 09:05 AM   #40 
        - I'll just use the scroll and skip past anyting that doesn't interest me.  blondeatlast   Apr-12-07 10:43 AM   #47 
  - Over 190 threads on Imus in GD in just the last 24 hours.  TahitiNut   Apr-11-07 09:11 PM   #31 
  - Imus isn't a fluff story IMO  thecatburgler   Apr-11-07 06:27 PM   #5 
  - It's not fluff at all. This could be a turning point for all the dispensers of hate speech...  DeepModem Mom   Apr-11-07 06:32 PM   #9 
     - From your mouth the the ears of TPTB.  Beausoir   Apr-11-07 06:37 PM   #13 
     - I have been thinking the same thing since this started!  Hubert Flottz   Apr-11-07 06:51 PM   #18 
     - I agree.  athena   Apr-12-07 01:11 AM   #39 
  - Thanks, my sentiments, too..and  zidzi   Apr-11-07 06:30 PM   #7 
  - The multitude of threads on one issue is not unusual nor  Spazito   Apr-11-07 06:37 PM   #14 
  - Agreed. Thanks for posting. nt  DeepModem Mom   Apr-11-07 06:43 PM   #16 
  - Criticism of the DU vs. flat-out contempt  Batgirl   Apr-11-07 06:43 PM   #17 
  - LOL, I think I just read one of those!  Spazito   Apr-11-07 06:53 PM   #19 
  - How right you are. I have my own pet issue, in the headlines today,  blondeatlast   Apr-11-07 06:54 PM   #20 
  - Just wait til it get's slow and kick the post.....those of us who care about  KoKo01   Apr-11-07 09:06 PM   #29 
     - Oh, I do quite often. Sometimes I post just to let off a little steam, too.  blondeatlast   Apr-11-07 09:13 PM   #32 
  - I know. I mean, I pay my dues here, posting articles. I'm a serious person...  DeepModem Mom   Apr-11-07 07:05 PM   #21 
  - I think I thanked you yesterday for it.And I'm going to thank you again.  Forkboy   Apr-11-07 07:10 PM   #23 
  - Thank YOU, Forkboy!  DeepModem Mom   Apr-11-07 07:11 PM   #24 
  - Just wanted to note that the Imus news is on the DU HOME PAGE, as well as in GD. nt  DeepModem Mom   Apr-11-07 08:36 PM   #26 
  - K&R for I think I'm in love n/t  UTUSN   Apr-11-07 09:01 PM   #27 
  - K & R For a Very Wise and Compassionate Statement...  Triana   Apr-11-07 09:08 PM   #30 
  - K&R  Husb2Sparkly   Apr-11-07 10:22 PM   #33 
  - Thanks, Husb -- I love your posts! nt  DeepModem Mom   Apr-12-07 12:48 AM   #36 
  - hear, hear! Just because racism boils my blood, doesn't matter that I can't  The Count   Apr-11-07 11:52 PM   #34 
  - One subject...two subjects...  DeepModem Mom   Apr-12-07 12:50 AM   #37 
  - very good point- and it is through discussion  Bluerthanblue   Apr-12-07 09:27 AM   #42 
     - Bingo! I posted that earlier - war is not THAT much of a subject change from this!  The Count   Apr-12-07 09:58 AM   #43 
        - Thanks again, Count! nt  DeepModem Mom   Apr-12-07 10:13 AM   #44 
           - Thank YOU for keeping the moral compass straight around here!  The Count   Apr-12-07 10:14 AM   #45 
  - Excellent post, DeepModemMom.  pnwmom   Apr-12-07 10:23 AM   #46 
  - Agreed. That story, too, has importance beyond the students involved. nt  DeepModem Mom   Apr-12-07 10:54 AM   #48 
  - thanks for being "an adult in charge" -- it has encouraged me to return  sundancekid   Apr-12-07 12:44 PM   #49 
  - I agree n/t  H2O Man   Apr-12-07 12:46 PM   #50 

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