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Bette Noir Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Apr-25-10 11:59 PM
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81. You didn't hear about the other bill that passed in AZ last week?
They're now requiring that candidates for office present their birth certificates in AZ before they can get on the ballot. They're trying to keep Mr. President off the ballot in AZ in '12!
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  -AZ Truck driver forced to show birth certificate claims racial-profiling MrScorpio  Apr-25-10 12:45 PM   #0 
  - Ihre papiere, bitte.  KamaAina   Apr-25-10 12:47 PM   #1 
  - Bumagi, pozhalusta  AnnieBW   Apr-25-10 02:01 PM   #38 
     - Better in cyrillic and it should be 'documents'.....  Aviation Pro   Apr-26-10 08:27 AM   #98 
        - I don't have Cyrillic on my keyboard.  AnnieBW   Apr-26-10 09:40 PM   #110 
           - Yeah you do....  Aviation Pro   Apr-26-10 11:57 PM   #111 
  - I think all of us brown people should head over to Arizona  EFerrari   Apr-25-10 12:48 PM   #2 
  - I'd join you if I could... and I'd fake an accent too... or pretend I couldn't speak english.  lamp_shade   Apr-25-10 12:53 PM   #4 
  - I'd have to wait for later this summer (in training) but  EFerrari   Apr-25-10 01:00 PM   #8 
  - If I wasn't afraid of being put in jail  goclark   Apr-25-10 01:21 PM   #17 
  - LOL. Maybe you better hold off, goclark.  EFerrari   Apr-25-10 01:30 PM   #25 
  - I'd look at em straight in the face and say...  CoffeeCat   Apr-25-10 04:55 PM   #54 
  - Fake accent?  PatrynXX   Apr-26-10 03:44 AM   #86 
  - I'm hoping some brown law enforcement officers or successful  struggle4progress   Apr-25-10 01:23 PM   #19 
  - GMTA.  EFerrari   Apr-25-10 01:32 PM   #27 
  - hope they ask Boehner for his papers  glinda   Apr-25-10 01:45 PM   #30 
  - Um, well, maybe orange people are exempt  bridgit   Apr-25-10 01:58 PM   #36 
  - And rimshot!  Nikki Stone1   Apr-27-10 12:02 AM   #112 
  - Boehner  truth2008   Apr-26-10 08:47 AM   #99 
  - Could I pretend to be a Canadian?  KamaAina   Apr-25-10 11:13 PM   #72 
     - Can you say "Ey" convincingly?  EFerrari   Apr-25-10 11:21 PM   #74 
        - Oh yeah, like, g'day, eh?  KamaAina   Apr-25-10 11:34 PM   #75 
  - Who the fuck carries their birth certificate with them?  Sebastian Doyle   Apr-25-10 12:52 PM   #3 
  - Could a cop actually tell a legitimate certificate from a fake  pschoeb   Apr-25-10 01:03 PM   #9 
  - Some states issue a wallet sized card as a birth certificate.  PADemD   Apr-25-10 09:49 PM   #59 
  - My state does not, perfect example of the need for a National ID card  mikekohr   Apr-26-10 07:27 AM   #96 
  - AZ doesn't recognize Mr. President's birth certificate.  Bette Noir   Apr-25-10 11:48 PM   #78 
  - Joe Arapiao can differentiate  icnorth   Apr-26-10 06:30 AM   #94 
  - Mine says less than Obama's  catrose   Apr-26-10 08:14 AM   #97 
  - A person on a stroll or jogging should carry no ID.  NutmegYankee   Apr-25-10 02:38 PM   #46 
  - Actually joggers should carry some form of ID.  PADemD   Apr-25-10 09:52 PM   #61 
  - Not supposed to carry Social Security cards on your person.  bobbolink   Apr-25-10 09:54 PM   #62 
  - Good point.  Sebastian Doyle   Apr-25-10 10:57 PM   #70 
     - Government-issued ID is not required by law, and never has been in the US.  Bette Noir   Apr-25-10 11:51 PM   #79 
  - ditto. have no clue where mine is.  PatrynXX   Apr-26-10 03:46 AM   #87 
  - I have a copy of birth cert. on me at all times.  louis-t   Apr-26-10 11:45 AM   #105 
  - It is racial profiling. If he were a Canadian trucker, he wouldn't have been stopped. n/t  Cleita   Apr-25-10 12:55 PM   #5 
  - Canadian truckers come in all races and colours.  polly7   Apr-25-10 03:58 PM   #48 
     - You know what I mean. Although your browner Canadians maybe need to  Cleita   Apr-25-10 05:16 PM   #55 
        - Just as 'browner' truckers from the U.S. or Mexico will have  polly7   Apr-25-10 06:23 PM   #57 
  - Tragic.  TexasObserver   Apr-25-10 12:57 PM   #6 
  - hopefully he will be the first in line to sue them. He should get in touch  jwirr   Apr-25-10 12:59 PM   #7 
  - Before the new laws saying I have to have a passport  thelordofhell   Apr-25-10 01:03 PM   #10 
  - Arizona really needs to implement an 'efficient' system. How about tattooed forearms?  onehandle   Apr-25-10 01:08 PM   #11 
  - How about Arizona cops memorize the complete list of persons legally in the US?  struggle4progress   Apr-25-10 01:25 PM   #20 
  - Or better yet, persons deemed as Hispanic would only be allowed to travel betwen 8am and 5pm  Taverner   Apr-25-10 04:00 PM   #49 
  - Wrong place for the tattoo IMO.  LiberalFighter   Apr-25-10 10:48 PM   #68 
  - How many of us could produce a birth certificate or passport on demand?  drm604   Apr-25-10 01:12 PM   #12 
  - For people in Arizona they will have to start carrying these documents or risk being hauled to jail  NotThisTime   Apr-25-10 01:46 PM   #32 
  - i don't carry a birth certificate around!! or a social security card. that would be a nightmare sh  ejpoeta   Apr-25-10 02:34 PM   #44 
  - When I wanted to get a birth certificate a few years ago, it took three weeks.  Bette Noir   Apr-25-10 11:55 PM   #80 
     - Exactly.  drm604   Apr-26-10 06:32 AM   #95 
  - I wonder if AZ can handle this happening hundreds of times every day  tridim   Apr-25-10 01:16 PM   #13 
  - I think the cops will (a)revolt at the volume of useless work or(b) use the law for sheer harassment  Hekate   Apr-25-10 04:22 PM   #52 
     - The INS is now part of Homeland Security  mrdmk   Apr-26-10 11:44 AM   #104 
  - It's simple  malaise   Apr-25-10 01:18 PM   #14 
  - Everyone should print one of those FAKE Kenyan Birth certificates  JCMach1   Apr-25-10 01:19 PM   #15 
  - DUzy! nt  BlueIris   Apr-25-10 02:13 PM   #42 
  - DUzy rec #2  Taverner   Apr-25-10 04:00 PM   #50 
  - Here is the link if there are any takers  JCMach1   Apr-26-10 03:48 AM   #89 
  - So it begins  Froward69   Apr-25-10 01:19 PM   #16 
  - I don't have a passport and I don't have my birth certificate. I've had a drivers license since 16,  Pirate Smile   Apr-25-10 01:22 PM   #18 
  - And you don't want to carry your bc with you for the same reason.  LiberalFighter   Apr-25-10 10:51 PM   #69 
  - I suspect that the b.s. will screw up ordinary commerce SO badly  elleng   Apr-25-10 01:25 PM   #21 
  - You are probably right.  emulatorloo   Apr-25-10 01:46 PM   #31 
  - Even Obama probably can't convince Arizonans he's American  mainer   Apr-25-10 01:26 PM   #22 
  - Perhaps that is the point. To arrest Obama and make him prove he is legit.  glinda   Apr-25-10 01:47 PM   #33 
  - I'm sure if he visited the state there would be thousands insisting he be forced to show his papers  fishwax   Apr-25-10 02:05 PM   #39 
  - You didn't hear about the other bill that passed in AZ last week?  Bette Noir   Apr-25-10 11:59 PM   #81 
  - If I were Obama I'd schedule a visit to the state immediately.  Arkana   Apr-25-10 10:00 PM   #63 
     - Remember that hate cult church in Tempe  Sebastian Doyle   Apr-26-10 12:08 AM   #83 
  - This will expose people's primary documentation  Karenina   Apr-25-10 02:07 PM   #41 
  - Yeah, what is the point of even having your birth certificate when one that has been validated by  Pirate Smile   Apr-26-10 12:21 AM   #84 
     - My sisters back in the 40s weren't born in hospitals. They have birth certificates by affadavits  Rozlee   Apr-26-10 10:11 AM   #102 
  - Just because she signed it, does not make it go into effect immediately  SoCalDem   Apr-25-10 01:28 PM   #23 
  - That's right. August. Well, that gives people time to prepare.  EFerrari   Apr-25-10 01:35 PM   #28 
     - The good news on that is that, just in the few days since  liberalhistorian   Apr-26-10 01:09 PM   #109 
  - I hope he sues!  calimary   Apr-25-10 01:28 PM   #24 
  - I need to get the photo on my birth certificate updated  LastLiberal in PalmSprings   Apr-25-10 01:31 PM   #26 
  - thats a bunch of BULLSHIT..  virginia mountainman   Apr-25-10 01:37 PM   #29 
  - Its a treasonous RW white supremacist tea bagger law & AZ republicans are the spear head...  bridgit   Apr-25-10 01:47 PM   #34 
  - It has been simmering here...  ArizonaLiberal   Apr-25-10 02:06 PM   #40 
     - Yeah, long time and thx for posting  bridgit   Apr-25-10 02:30 PM   #43 
  - they need to change their State name to "Terror-Zona".  glinda   Apr-25-10 01:50 PM   #35 
  - Are they going to make people post bail? Pay a fine?  aquart   Apr-25-10 02:01 PM   #37 
  - They are too evil to care about spending  goclark   Apr-25-10 02:38 PM   #45 
  - Heckuva job, AZ electorate. You've made white supremacists everywhere proud.  BlooInBloo   Apr-25-10 02:39 PM   #47 
  - Universal ID I can understand. It makes sense. Driver's license/State ID, whatever. But a PASSPORT?  Hekate   Apr-25-10 04:13 PM   #51 
  - And so it begins...  Odin2005   Apr-25-10 04:43 PM   #53 
  - Let the law suits begin!  KonaKane   Apr-25-10 05:18 PM   #56 
  - As Daily Kos points out, the lawsuits will go BOTH ways  csziggy   Apr-25-10 10:18 PM   #65 
  - This new law is BS and this incident is Exhibit fucking A as to why  agentS   Apr-25-10 07:54 PM   #58 
  - The new law hasn't even taken effect yet  slackmaster   Apr-25-10 09:51 PM   #60 
  - A number of LEO agencies came out against this POS before it was signed.  EFerrari   Apr-26-10 12:05 AM   #82 
  - Interesting...  BolivarianHero   Apr-25-10 10:05 PM   #64 
  - Or 1950's America  Chulanowa   Apr-26-10 02:02 AM   #85 
  - Famous people need to "test" this new law with cameras rolling  HughMoran   Apr-25-10 10:22 PM   #66 
  - If he was born in the USA then he most likely did not have  lunasun   Apr-25-10 10:30 PM   #67 
  - Yes it is..  BrentWil   Apr-25-10 11:00 PM   #71 
  - I would be shit out of luck  DearAbby   Apr-25-10 11:20 PM   #73 
  - I'm looking forward to the lawsuit.  Bette Noir   Apr-25-10 11:44 PM   #76 
  - ah yes, more great ideas from the people who complain about how Obama is stealing their freedoms  unpossibles   Apr-25-10 11:44 PM   #77 
  - This is simply more racism . . . bigotry --  defendandprotect   Apr-26-10 12:39 PM   #107 
  - k&r  Swamp Rat   Apr-26-10 03:46 AM   #88 
  - I wish Obama WOULD visit Arizona, and say a few small border towns known for their RW cops  DFW   Apr-26-10 04:05 AM   #90 
  - ok... really. this shit has to end. I expect my govt to squash this quickly.  Divine Discontent   Apr-26-10 04:36 AM   #91 
  - Even though the Democrats in Arizona knew  skepticscott   Apr-26-10 04:54 AM   #92 
  - My rec  JustAnotherGen   Apr-26-10 06:20 AM   #93 
  - Teabagger terrorists and other racists are now proud to announce...  meow2u3   Apr-26-10 08:56 AM   #100 
  - I can't wait for Lou Dobbs' wife to get asked for ID n/t  POAS   Apr-26-10 09:04 AM   #101 
  - There's more to this story, I think.  Ikonoklast   Apr-26-10 10:25 AM   #103 
  - This is "them" and "us" legislation . . . if you're now demanding a birth certificate from  defendandprotect   Apr-26-10 12:39 PM   #106 
  - he provided his social security number?  sui generis   Apr-26-10 12:57 PM   #108 

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