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Umbral Donating Member (969 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Oct-14-09 10:02 AM
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44. If the Mormons are going to get belligerent about their Prop 8 stance, it bodes ill for Harry Reid.
If he doesn't get Nevada's Mormon Republican vote, he will likely be out on his ass. I'm not sure I care much, it depends on which crazy is selected as his opponent.
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  -LDS leader: religious freedom at risk Newsjock  Oct-13-09 06:17 PM   #0 
  - So the oppressor is claiming the status of the slaves...  Rabrrrrrr   Oct-13-09 06:19 PM   #1 
  - these buffoons are after me, sending girl missionaries to my house  roguevalley   Oct-13-09 11:10 PM   #31 
  - Translation: freedom to hate at risk  jgraz   Oct-13-09 06:20 PM   #2 
  - Yawn!! They want the freedom to attack other groups they  MadMaddie   Oct-13-09 06:21 PM   #3 
  - Went through Salt lake City when I was 17 ,Of all the places I've ever seen  orpupilofnature57   Oct-13-09 06:22 PM   #4 
  - I lived in Salt Lake for 12 years... and as a screaming liberal...  Jokinomx   Oct-14-09 12:47 PM   #46 
     - Salt city ,was geographically breath taking ,we were treated like gold  orpupilofnature57   Oct-14-09 03:46 PM   #50 
  - What a bizarre, convoluted argument. I guess when you start out with a few screws loose,  truthisfreedom   Oct-13-09 06:23 PM   #5 
  - When we have bombed-out LDS churches  LuvNewcastle   Oct-13-09 06:25 PM   #6 
  - Sons of Cain  Kolesar   Oct-13-09 06:29 PM   #9 
  - They were allowed in as second class members until a "revelation" in 1978.  Gormy Cuss   Oct-13-09 06:32 PM   #10 
  - TS, Oaks. "Religious freedom" for you means being able to influence the political process...  KansDem   Oct-13-09 06:28 PM   #7 
  - This from a cult with a racist past  Tempest   Oct-13-09 06:28 PM   #8 
  - And how "past" is a matter of opinion. n/t  EFerrari   Oct-13-09 06:35 PM   #12 
     - Exactly. Utah Mormon society is still EXTREMELY racist, sexist, and of  kestrel91316   Oct-13-09 06:45 PM   #15 
  - Awww.. they're such VICTIMS! All they want is to spend millions of dollars to hurt people. n/t  Ian David   Oct-13-09 06:33 PM   #11 
  - The same LDS Church that got the legislature in UT to pass the infamous  kestrel91316   Oct-13-09 06:43 PM   #13 
  - Being Mormon Is A Choice  uhhuh   Oct-13-09 06:45 PM   #14 
  - Nicely done!  mitchum   Oct-13-09 06:59 PM   #21 
  - When I lived in Utah my religious freedom was at risk  CreekDog   Oct-13-09 06:49 PM   #16 
  - When "Elder" Oaks ascends to godhood and gets his own planet, he can make society however he wants.  harry_pothead   Oct-13-09 06:54 PM   #17 
  - +1  QC   Oct-13-09 06:58 PM   #20 
  - Bullshit whining from the super secret treehouse  mitchum   Oct-13-09 06:56 PM   #18 
  - *snrk* *snik* *snort* BWAHAHAHAHAHAAAAAAA!!!  nolabear   Oct-13-09 06:58 PM   #19 
  - While all of the above comments have a great deal of truth  customerserviceguy   Oct-13-09 07:02 PM   #22 
  - I tried to speak to a Black man ,in Salt lake city and he shewed us away in fear of our safety  orpupilofnature57   Oct-13-09 07:28 PM   #24 
  - And ironically, in California they were allies for the Proposition  marshall   Oct-13-09 08:39 PM   #28 
  - Positively Correct! as soon as a church takes part in anything but worship  orpupilofnature57   Oct-14-09 06:00 AM   #34 
  - It is not fundamentally against the law  customerserviceguy   Oct-14-09 07:12 AM   #37 
     - Little bit of a hate crime problem there in Utah.  mbperrin   Oct-14-09 07:29 AM   #39 
     - What you're likely seeing is a rise in reporting  customerserviceguy   Oct-14-09 04:50 PM   #53 
     - Excuse me but there is no racial tension ,doesn't mean that racists  orpupilofnature57   Oct-14-09 03:34 PM   #47 
  - I see your point but am astonished it's used to complain when they're  nolabear   Oct-13-09 08:24 PM   #27 
  - Not being able to see past your own pain in order to see the pain of others  customerserviceguy   Oct-14-09 07:19 AM   #38 
     - The "AAs passed Prop H8" myth was debunked long ago  KamaAina   Oct-14-09 03:51 PM   #51 
        - It's never been debunked sufficiently enough for me  customerserviceguy   Oct-14-09 04:52 PM   #54 
  - I'd say the treatment of the Branch Davidians (Waco Wackos) was worse  Lance_Boyle   Oct-14-09 09:56 AM   #42 
     - That's true  customerserviceguy   Oct-14-09 05:03 PM   #55 
  - Not as much fun when someone is infringing on your rights, is it?  Lone_Star_Dem   Oct-13-09 07:05 PM   #23 
  - The power to oppress others without consequence is not a "freedom"  jmondine   Oct-13-09 07:50 PM   #25 
  - Yeah, being intolerant of bigots is such a horrible thing! Fucking asshat.  Roland99   Oct-13-09 07:52 PM   #26 
  - LDS = KKK without the sheets  IndianaGreen   Oct-13-09 09:13 PM   #29 
  - Oh no, they have white sheets  Sebastian Doyle   Oct-14-09 08:08 PM   #56 
  - The Mormen and prosperity televisor "preachers" make me secretly wishfor a return to a 5 Mile Act.  nealmhughes   Oct-13-09 09:32 PM   #30 
  - Why is religion poking its nose into how people want to live?  Vehl   Oct-13-09 11:18 PM   #32 
  - That comment is laughable  Solly Mack   Oct-13-09 11:21 PM   #33 
  - Sow the wind, and reap the whirlwind.  ArbustoBuster   Oct-14-09 06:17 AM   #35 
  - Somed day it will all be between the mormons and the muslims  CBGLuthier   Oct-14-09 06:40 AM   #36 
  - and this from the group that gave us the mormon massacre  niyad   Oct-14-09 09:44 AM   #40 
  - And Glen Beck  Bluenorthwest   Oct-14-09 09:52 AM   #41 
  - What a fucking asshole...  BolivarianHero   Oct-14-09 09:57 AM   #43 
  - If the Mormons are going to get belligerent about their Prop 8 stance, it bodes ill for Harry Reid.  Umbral   Oct-14-09 10:02 AM   #44 
  - IOW: "Look, the evil gays are trying to take our religious freedom from us" n/t  justiceischeap   Oct-14-09 10:15 AM   #45 
  - If Elder Oaks has a problem, he can go back to Kolob  Sebastian Doyle   Oct-14-09 03:38 PM   #48 
  - Grrrr... Get off my lawn, assholes  jeffbr   Oct-14-09 03:39 PM   #49 
  - Screw them. Nope, sorry, you don't have the freedom to make hate into law. ro  krabigirl   Oct-14-09 03:54 PM   #52 
  - You'd better believe it that there is a backlash  nadinbrzezinski   Oct-14-09 08:11 PM   #57 

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