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Kelly Rupert Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Apr-19-07 11:30 AM
Response to Reply #38
40. And, again,
you can't BOTH claim that marxists aren't liberal but that right-wing gunmen are conservative. Either the terms refer to the American political mainstream, or they refer to everything left/right of center. You can't pick one for liberal and one for conservative.
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  -When was the last time we had a crazed LIBERAL gunman? Atman  Apr-19-07 10:14 AM   #0 
  - Worst thing liberals ever did = burn down a restaurant in Vail, no deaths  Rocknrule   Apr-19-07 10:19 AM   #1 
  - Sterling Hall bombing Madison Wis. 1970  fishnfla   Apr-19-07 11:35 AM   #45 
  - The empathy factor  LiberalEsto   Apr-19-07 10:19 AM   #2 
  - I caution you about trying to make this a right vs. left thing  slackmaster   Apr-19-07 10:21 AM   #3 
  - Pol Pot wasn't a "liberal". (NT)  Tesha   Apr-19-07 10:24 AM   #5 
     - No, but he wasn't right-wing either  slackmaster   Apr-19-07 10:24 AM   #7 
        - Extreme anything is bad.  TX-RAT   Apr-19-07 10:32 AM   #17 
  - Actually, this guy wrote about standing up for those oppressed  mycritters2   Apr-19-07 10:23 AM   #4 
  - There were lots before the 1970s  HamdenRice   Apr-19-07 10:24 AM   #6 
  - These folks had no empathy for others  LiberalEsto   Apr-19-07 10:26 AM   #8 
  - They were authoritarians, extremists  slackmaster   Apr-19-07 10:27 AM   #11 
  - Agreed nt  HamdenRice   Apr-19-07 10:27 AM   #12 
  - Point taken.  Atman   Apr-19-07 10:27 AM   #13 
  - Yup - there's nothing more crazed than Negroes With Guns...  BlooInBloo   Apr-19-07 10:40 AM   #24 
  - This had NOTHING to do with his politics. It's about MENTAL ILLNESS.  Lil Missy   Apr-19-07 10:26 AM   #9 
  - But this is DU, and someone has to take a shot at making every issue political  slackmaster   Apr-19-07 10:27 AM   #14 
     - It was just a question.  Atman   Apr-19-07 10:30 AM   #15 
     - In my college days, one had to politicize some things in order to get the best grade  slackmaster   Apr-19-07 10:36 AM   #20 
        - LOL! Yeah...I can see that.  Atman   Apr-19-07 10:40 AM   #22 
     - Yeah, I see that. I saw a post this morning suggesting this case was a bush conspiracy. *ugh*  Lil Missy   Apr-19-07 10:36 AM   #19 
  - How about Leon Czolgosz?  Postman   Apr-19-07 10:26 AM   #10 
  - We've had lone gunmen who apparently held both far leftist and rightist  John Q. Citizen   Apr-19-07 10:30 AM   #16 
  - Well Atman is not making it liberal vs right if you read the right wing blogs  Bitwit1234   Apr-19-07 10:36 AM   #18 
  - Really?  EstimatedProphet   Apr-19-07 11:34 AM   #44 
  - How come I'm the first to give this an R?  havocmom   Apr-19-07 10:38 AM   #21 
  - And a misleading one n/t  Kelly Rupert   Apr-19-07 10:58 AM   #28 
     - As a volunteer who 'manned the lines' at Planned Parenthood Clinics  havocmom   Apr-19-07 11:08 AM   #30 
        - Certainly in America, the right is more prone to threatening behavior,  Kelly Rupert   Apr-19-07 11:18 AM   #33 
        - They have " crazed LIBERAL gunmen" in China?  havocmom   Apr-19-07 11:26 AM   #37 
           - During the Cultural Revolution, yes.  Kelly Rupert   Apr-19-07 11:34 AM   #43 
              - um, it was a war - according to a friend who was there  havocmom   Apr-19-07 11:57 AM   #48 
                 - Only by a very loose definition of the word "war."  Kelly Rupert   Apr-19-07 04:18 PM   #59 
                    - My friend WAS THERE  havocmom   Apr-19-07 08:33 PM   #63 
        - Never say never: Sterling Hall bombing, Madison Wis, 1970  fishnfla   Apr-19-07 11:32 AM   #42 
           - tax dodger who got on school board to punish others by killing kids?  havocmom   Apr-19-07 12:01 PM   #49 
  - Lee Harvey Oswald  Freddie Stubbs   Apr-19-07 10:40 AM   #23 
  - Hasn't Fair Play for Cuba Committee been acknowledged as a  NCevilDUer   Apr-19-07 10:58 AM   #27 
  - False, a marxist is not a liberal  kingofalldems   Apr-20-07 09:35 AM   #71 
  - Careful. We may have had one on Monday.  jobycom   Apr-19-07 10:41 AM   #25 
  - "Democratic Terrorism" sounds more like a freeper term to me...  MN Against Bush   Apr-19-07 08:44 PM   #64 
     - That's A Really Naive Interpretation With All Due Respect.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Apr-19-07 08:51 PM   #65 
     - Where does he say it is about bringing "democracy to Iraq"?  MN Against Bush   Apr-19-07 10:17 PM   #66 
        - Ok. Even After Being Informed, If You Still Want To Believe That Then I Can't Stop You. Have Fun!  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Apr-20-07 06:13 AM   #67 
           - You informed me?  MN Against Bush   Apr-20-07 07:33 AM   #68 
     - Followed by "CHristian Nazi" and his rants about rich kids?  jobycom   Apr-20-07 08:39 AM   #69 
  - I would say, oh, a few days ago.  Kelly Rupert   Apr-19-07 10:52 AM   #26 
  - There is nothing liberal about Marxists.  NCevilDUer   Apr-19-07 11:01 AM   #29 
  - Marxists are authoritarian leftists.  Kelly Rupert   Apr-19-07 11:15 AM   #31 
     - That would take away half the fun of posting and reading at DU.  pampango   Apr-19-07 11:25 AM   #36 
     - Heh, got me there.  Kelly Rupert   Apr-19-07 11:35 AM   #46 
     - But not LIBERAL leftists  havocmom   Apr-19-07 11:27 AM   #38 
     - And, again,  Kelly Rupert   Apr-19-07 11:30 AM   #40 
        - Authoritarians are not LIBERAL. They can be left or right, but not liberal  havocmom   Apr-19-07 12:08 PM   #50 
     - What I'm saying is Left does not equal Liberal.  NCevilDUer   Apr-19-07 12:24 PM   #53 
     - No they're not, not all of them  Pyrzqxgl   Apr-19-07 01:15 PM   #55 
  - ...  trotsky   Apr-19-07 12:15 PM   #52 
  - Does not compute! Most of these people don't have a rational ideology. nt  piedmont   Apr-19-07 11:17 AM   #32 
  - I had no idea of the political leanings of the VT shooter. Although, it wouldn't suprise me.  Dave From Canada   Apr-19-07 11:22 AM   #34 
  - Read post #25  Kelly Rupert   Apr-19-07 11:23 AM   #35 
  - Do we know what political affiliation this guy was?  cat_girl25   Apr-19-07 11:29 AM   #39 
  - Read post #25  Kelly Rupert   Apr-19-07 11:31 AM   #41 
  - He seemed to be adverse to ex-gf making her own decisions  havocmom   Apr-19-07 11:40 AM   #47 
     - No, he was adverse to her not being with him anymore, and dating other people,  Dave From Canada   Apr-19-07 02:48 PM   #58 
        - What he did was a tad more than jealousy  havocmom   Apr-19-07 08:28 PM   #61 
           - Well duh. Of course it's a tad more then just jealousy. But it's also a tad more then what you  Dave From Canada   Apr-20-07 11:25 AM   #72 
              - no offense taken  havocmom   Apr-20-07 11:40 AM   #73 
              - bug induced dupe  havocmom   Apr-20-07 11:40 AM   #74 
  - How many liberals own guns? (Or heck, even know how to shoot one.)  mainer   Apr-19-07 12:12 PM   #51 
  - Your first sentence is true, your second baseless  slackmaster   Apr-19-07 01:24 PM   #56 
  - Guns give off mind-control waves.  piedmont   Apr-19-07 04:21 PM   #60 
  - Hmm, male & guns you say?  havocmom   Apr-19-07 08:32 PM   #62 
  - Don't recall ... but ... right after 9/11, when it was said that "we would go after the terrorists"  zbdent   Apr-19-07 12:40 PM   #54 
  - Equality and fairness are hardly right-wing doctrines.  AZBlue   Apr-19-07 01:45 PM   #57 
  - I don't think we need to explore a question like that.  tjwash   Apr-20-07 09:19 AM   #70 

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