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Atypical Liberal Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jun-07-11 11:51 AM
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64. Do you want to start accepting lying as acceptable behavior? n/t
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  -The Weiner issue is not a sex issue. Atypical Liberal  Jun-07-11 12:36 AM   #0 
  - great post  DontTreadOnMe   Jun-07-11 12:45 AM   #1 
  - I don't understand why he lied  leftstreet   Jun-07-11 12:47 AM   #2 
  - I agree.  Atypical Liberal   Jun-07-11 12:56 AM   #8 
     - Even so, he had no way of knowing if he was communicating with minors who lied about their age.  Ruby the Liberal   Jun-07-11 01:14 AM   #16 
        - Holy shit.  Atypical Liberal   Jun-07-11 01:20 AM   #18 
        - Makes one pause and wonder why. Why the timing, why the admission, what doesn't he know  Ruby the Liberal   Jun-07-11 01:34 AM   #19 
        - Or someone out to get him...  FBaggins   Jun-07-11 07:41 AM   #28 
  - John Tressel n/t  ChrisBorg   Jun-07-11 12:47 AM   #3 
  - Weiner just got married less than a year ago. July 11, 2010  JDPriestly   Jun-07-11 12:50 AM   #4 
  - For me it's an issue of portability.  wickerwoman   Jun-07-11 12:50 AM   #5 
  - "We've all said, written, photographed (snip) shit that we wouldn't want widely distributed"  Ruby the Liberal   Jun-07-11 12:56 AM   #7 
  - I'm not saying it was smart.  wickerwoman   Jun-07-11 01:03 AM   #11 
  - This is the internet. He is a public figure.  Ruby the Liberal   Jun-07-11 01:05 AM   #12 
  - See post 11.  wickerwoman   Jun-07-11 01:07 AM   #13 
     - Already responded to #11 :-)  Ruby the Liberal   Jun-07-11 01:10 AM   #14 
  - "Should all his great things be erased"  Atypical Liberal   Jun-07-11 01:19 AM   #17 
     - Why should they be? They still brainwash kids in school about George Washington, cannot tell a lie  Raschel   Jun-07-11 08:22 PM   #81 
  - no, we all havent. most people i know havent. i know i havent.  seabeyond   Jun-07-11 07:55 AM   #29 
  - Exactly, he did this to himself  Carolina   Jun-07-11 10:54 AM   #55 
  - good questions.  Atypical Liberal   Jun-07-11 01:11 AM   #15 
  - I wish I could rec this more than once.  Ruby the Liberal   Jun-07-11 12:51 AM   #6 
  - Ginni Thomas n/t  RufusTFirefly   Jun-07-11 12:57 AM   #9 
  - Weiner has become a national laughingstock  quinnox   Jun-07-11 01:00 AM   #10 
  - Excellent post  Raine   Jun-07-11 02:02 AM   #20 
  - IDC  madmax   Jun-07-11 02:09 AM   #21 
  - With all due respect - BULLCHEESE  SmileyRose   Jun-07-11 02:15 AM   #22 
  - "they went after him"  Atypical Liberal   Jun-07-11 09:58 AM   #39 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-07-11 02:19 AM   #23 
  - The Tweed-Hat democrats again destroy one of their own.  divvy   Jun-07-11 04:47 AM   #24 
  - He wasn't elected Saint Of Brooklyn.  Waiting For Everyman   Jun-07-11 05:18 AM   #25 
  - Of course not.  Atypical Liberal   Jun-07-11 09:52 AM   #36 
  - Well said.  kentuck   Jun-07-11 05:19 AM   #26 
  - Yes, all true, but also quite human.  HereSince1628   Jun-07-11 07:36 AM   #27 
  - Anything humans do is "quite human". However,for an adult male  ladjf   Jun-07-11 08:30 AM   #31 
  - Touche,  Carolina   Jun-07-11 10:59 AM   #58 
  - My understanding is that impulsivity can be related to developmental problems.  HereSince1628   Jun-07-11 06:32 PM   #80 
  - I agree with you.  Atypical Liberal   Jun-07-11 09:51 AM   #35 
  - I'm pretty old now. But, as best I can recollect, the children in my  ladjf   Jun-07-11 08:26 AM   #30 
  - oh please. of course its a sex issue.  La Lioness Priyanka   Jun-07-11 08:59 AM   #32 
  - I disagree.  Atypical Liberal   Jun-07-11 09:50 AM   #34 
  - bad judgement about one's personal life still does not equate  La Lioness Priyanka   Jun-07-11 09:53 AM   #37 
  - I would say...  Atypical Liberal   Jun-07-11 10:09 AM   #40 
     - how many times has it been posted here that X isn't sorry it happened..  frylock   Jun-07-11 04:08 PM   #77 
  - 'Who would send a naked picture of themselvs to a stranger on the internet?' Sheltered much?  closeupready   Jun-07-11 10:16 AM   #43 
     - so true. nt  La Lioness Priyanka   Jun-07-11 10:19 AM   #47 
     - I've been on the Internet since there has been an internet.  Atypical Liberal   Jun-07-11 10:20 AM   #48 
        - Okay, backing up a minute, most gay people have an online presence on Manhunt or  closeupready   Jun-07-11 10:30 AM   #51 
           - I've done online dating, too.  Atypical Liberal   Jun-07-11 11:40 AM   #62 
              - Your wife was a stranger once, correct? Did you meet her online? Sex appeal had nothing to do  closeupready   Jun-07-11 12:01 PM   #65 
                 - Yup.  Atypical Liberal   Jun-07-11 01:55 PM   #72 
                    - okay.  closeupready   Jun-07-11 02:32 PM   #74 
  - he posted the pic to a PUBLIC website..  frylock   Jun-07-11 04:02 PM   #76 
  - exactly  ensho   Jun-07-11 09:36 AM   #33 
  - Judgement, honesty, commitment, and integrity + politician = oxymoron.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Jun-07-11 09:56 AM   #38 
  - Standards.  Atypical Liberal   Jun-07-11 10:18 AM   #45 
     - Or, have an expectation that people, including politicians, have a right to privacy.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Jun-07-11 10:26 AM   #49 
        - Except Weiner didn't keep it private. He broadcast it in public.  riderinthestorm   Jun-07-11 10:36 AM   #53 
        - But, wait, if it's not about sex, why the interest?  Tierra_y_Libertad   Jun-07-11 10:56 AM   #56 
           - I think that if Weiner were posting pics of a lemon meringue pie on his head  riderinthestorm   Jun-07-11 11:23 AM   #59 
           - So, do you want to fire every politician who ever lied?  Tierra_y_Libertad   Jun-07-11 11:32 AM   #61 
              - Do you want to start accepting lying as acceptable behavior? n/t  Atypical Liberal   Jun-07-11 11:51 AM   #64 
                 - Expecting other from politicians is downright delusional.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Jun-07-11 12:37 PM   #69 
           - Because it shows lack of judgement.  Atypical Liberal   Jun-07-11 11:50 AM   #63 
              - Who knows who's chuckling. And, why should we?  Tierra_y_Libertad   Jun-07-11 12:36 PM   #68 
                 - On Clinton.  Atypical Liberal   Jun-07-11 01:30 PM   #70 
                    - How about the "lack of judgement" in escalating a lost war or acquiesing to tax breaks for the rich?  Tierra_y_Libertad   Jun-07-11 01:50 PM   #71 
                       - False dichotomy.  Atypical Liberal   Jun-07-11 02:03 PM   #73 
                          - Looks like our priorities differ.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Jun-07-11 02:34 PM   #75 
                             - I agree.  Atypical Liberal   Jun-07-11 04:13 PM   #78 
        - your private sex life becomes public..  frylock   Jun-07-11 04:13 PM   #79 
  - Oh, the drama.  closeupready   Jun-07-11 10:12 AM   #41 
  - Of course, it is.  Iggo   Jun-07-11 10:12 AM   #42 
  - with this one screw up, Weiner has effectively declawed himself.  Javaman   Jun-07-11 10:17 AM   #44 
  - I agree. n/t  Atypical Liberal   Jun-07-11 10:18 AM   #46 
  - Shame on you for using "Breitbart" and "integrity" in the  bullwinkle428   Jun-07-11 10:29 AM   #50 
  - I don't know anything about Brietbart.  Atypical Liberal   Jun-07-11 12:03 PM   #66 
  - The commitment argument is weak (or at best superfluous)*  soupkitchen   Jun-07-11 10:31 AM   #52 
  - I agree with you.  Atypical Liberal   Jun-07-11 12:05 PM   #67 
  - K&R  Carolina   Jun-07-11 10:46 AM   #54 
  - The presence of judgment, honesty, commitment, and integrity is rare in an individual, perhaps  indepat   Jun-07-11 10:59 AM   #57 
  - If Weiner had an (R) behind his name....  RoadRage   Jun-07-11 11:28 AM   #60 
 

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