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OKNancy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Dec-27-10 05:09 PM
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55. I've been surprised by the over-reaction here
No one loves dogs more than I do, but really.. the guy got more time than many child molesters and this rapist: /
If Vick were not a sports star I doubt people here would care.

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  -DUers disappointed in Obama for praising the Eagles for giving Michael Vick a 2nd chance? wndycty  Dec-27-10 04:14 PM   #0 
  - Oh for christ fucking sake.  Bunny   Dec-27-10 04:15 PM   #1 
  - I'm glad it made you sick, unfortunately i want you to think. . .  wndycty   Dec-27-10 04:18 PM   #2 
  - Sorry, you aren't selling that pile of shit to me.  Bunny   Dec-27-10 04:21 PM   #6 
  - Do you, or do you not think recidivism is an issue and ex offenders need opportunities  wndycty   Dec-27-10 04:22 PM   #8 
  - Oh for fuck sake.  Bunny   Dec-27-10 04:24 PM   #12 
     - I read what you wrote about people being suspect. . .  wndycty   Dec-27-10 04:27 PM   #19 
        - Right. Because I'm ALWAYS attacking Obama.  Bunny   Dec-27-10 04:30 PM   #23 
           - Explain the whole "suspect" thing. . .  wndycty   Dec-27-10 04:31 PM   #26 
  - Anyone of any color who does not hate Vick is suspect?  wndycty   Dec-27-10 04:24 PM   #14 
     - You have got to be fucking kidding me.  Bunny   Dec-27-10 04:28 PM   #21 
        - Well go ahead believe me to stupid and spell out what you think I am "suspect" of?  wndycty   Dec-27-10 04:32 PM   #28 
  - Dream on.  lunatica   Dec-27-10 04:25 PM   #17 
     - You really think that? Read what the hell Obama told the Eagles. . .  wndycty   Dec-27-10 04:30 PM   #24 
        - What Obama said and reality are not the same  lunatica   Dec-27-10 04:34 PM   #30 
           - So Obama shouldn't attempt to encourage employers to employ deserving ex offenders?  wndycty   Dec-27-10 04:40 PM   #39 
  - +1 - well said  DrDan   Dec-27-10 04:19 PM   #4 
  - I don't care about Vick. I care about dogs & hope he is prohibited from owning any, ever.  AtomicKitten   Dec-27-10 04:19 PM   #3 
  - And what are your thoughts on recidivism and giving opportunities to ex offenders?  wndycty   Dec-27-10 04:21 PM   #7 
     - I'm fine with giving Vick a second chance to play.  AtomicKitten   Dec-27-10 04:24 PM   #15 
        - Thanks. . .  wndycty   Dec-27-10 04:31 PM   #27 
  - Well done, but don't you know by now that DUers can't wait to attack Obama?  Liberal_Stalwart71   Dec-27-10 04:20 PM   #5 
  - they seem to have overrun the place lately. nt  jezebel   Dec-27-10 04:22 PM   #9 
  - Lately? They've been here spewing shit since at least the primaries. n/t  Liberal_Stalwart71   Dec-27-10 04:23 PM   #10 
  - this is Democratic Underground . . . not Obama Underground  DrDan   Dec-27-10 04:25 PM   #16 
     - +10000 nt  woo me with science   Dec-27-10 04:41 PM   #40 
  - Do you think Obama was obligated to make his statement?  lunatica   Dec-27-10 04:24 PM   #11 
  - So we now get to censor Obama. Do you know anything about recidivism and its impact . . .  wndycty   Dec-27-10 04:26 PM   #18 
  - Censor?  lunatica   Dec-27-10 04:35 PM   #32 
  - If this is the "straw that breaks the camel's back" to support Obama, then  CakeGrrl   Dec-27-10 04:34 PM   #31 
     - And more importantly I would think progressives care about recidivism and would . . .  wndycty   Dec-27-10 04:39 PM   #37 
     - For some people it will be  lunatica   Dec-27-10 04:39 PM   #38 
        - Hopefully, his remarks will spark a discussion on recidivism and the need to provide. . .  wndycty   Dec-27-10 04:42 PM   #43 
  - I believe in rehabilitation  Cali_Democrat   Dec-27-10 04:24 PM   #13 
  - K&R  young but wise   Dec-27-10 04:27 PM   #20 
  - Where is the forgiveness?  90-percent   Dec-27-10 04:30 PM   #22 
  - I wonder if he underwent therapy while in prison?  KansDem   Dec-27-10 04:43 PM   #44 
     - Well if he underwent therapy it is very likely that he is still undergoing it. . .  wndycty   Dec-27-10 04:46 PM   #45 
  - "You know that little white speck on top of chicken shit? It's chicken shit too." n/t  jody   Dec-27-10 04:30 PM   #25 
  - Yet, some folks are offended when school districts hire "reformed" child molesters...  KansDem   Dec-27-10 04:33 PM   #29 
  - Well Michael Vick wasn't hired to work at Petco now was he?  wndycty   Dec-27-10 04:35 PM   #33 
     - You know, you have a point! Why bother with "rehabilitation?"  KansDem   Dec-27-10 05:06 PM   #50 
  - Once again, you bring up race  PurityOfEssence   Dec-27-10 04:36 PM   #34 
  - Do you have any idea why I brought up race and how I brought it up?  wndycty   Dec-27-10 04:38 PM   #35 
  - good post. nt  woo me with science   Dec-27-10 05:01 PM   #48 
  - No surprise at all  CakeGrrl   Dec-27-10 04:39 PM   #36 
  - Yup, didn't I read about this in the book "1984?"  wndycty   Dec-27-10 04:41 PM   #41 
  - The guy seems genuinely sorry and he has become an exemplary citizen.  dkf   Dec-27-10 04:42 PM   #42 
  - "he has become an exemplary citizen."  KansDem   Dec-27-10 05:06 PM   #52 
  - There's a difference  customerserviceguy   Dec-27-10 05:07 PM   #53 
  - Sorry, I disagree.  GOPBasher   Dec-27-10 04:57 PM   #46 
  - If you or I did what Vick did, once we were released the general public. . .  wndycty   Dec-27-10 05:05 PM   # 
  - I saw a movie once ...  frazzled   Dec-27-10 05:00 PM   #47 
  - If you were talking about  customerserviceguy   Dec-27-10 05:05 PM   #49 
  - Get real. The Eagles "gave Michael Vick an opportunity" not because of their big heart,  rhett o rick   Dec-27-10 05:06 PM   #51 
  - Fuck Vick. n/t  muffin1   Dec-27-10 05:07 PM   #54 
  - I've been surprised by the over-reaction here  OKNancy   Dec-27-10 05:09 PM   #55 
  - Locking  cbayer   Dec-27-10 05:11 PM   #56 

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