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WatsonT Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jun-13-11 08:24 PM
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44. A friendly debating tone like:
You are a GLARING reason why I don't post here?
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  -Poor Americans vs Poor Mexicans: No Human-Being is Illegal personman  Jun-12-11 07:43 PM   #0 
  - k&r  Starry Messenger   Jun-12-11 08:13 PM   #1 
  - AFL-CIO: powerful people using the same old dirty tricks of division, diversion and distraction  pampango   Jun-12-11 08:22 PM   #2 
  - Yay! Race to the bottom! Last one surviving on what you can dig out of the garbage is a rotten egg!  Edweird   Jun-12-11 08:42 PM   #3 
  - Blaming powerless people for your powerlessness isn't a solution. n/t  EFerrari   Jun-12-11 08:48 PM   #5 
     - It's not a solution but it's a useful technique for those in power.  Spider Jerusalem   Jun-12-11 09:08 PM   #9 
     - Exactly. n/t  EFerrari   Jun-12-11 09:12 PM   #10 
     - Illegal immigration has dramtically suppressed wages in labor jobs. That's working out SO WELL  Edweird   Jun-12-11 10:12 PM   #14 
        - Mexicans didn't pass NAFTA. No, it's not BS.  EFerrari   Jun-12-11 10:28 PM   #16 
        - Were there no illegal immigrants prior to NAFTA?  Starbucks Anarchist   Jun-13-11 05:46 PM   #20 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-12-11 10:54 PM   #18 
           - Reductio ad Hitlerum  WatsonT   Jun-13-11 07:29 PM   #28 
              - Please, he is blaming an awful lot on immigrants...  personman   Jun-13-11 07:34 PM   #31 
                 - Right right  WatsonT   Jun-13-11 07:36 PM   #33 
                 - My views aren't limited to the US.  personman   Jun-14-11 06:47 PM   #50 
                    - Ok, so you are internationally delusional  WatsonT   Jun-14-11 09:31 PM   #53 
                       - Am I rational or delusional? I'm open to opinions. nt  personman   Jun-14-11 10:28 PM   #61 
                          - Delusional if you think opening our borders would be anything other than disastrous  WatsonT   Jun-15-11 08:53 AM   #63 
                 - You know who else didn't have much respect for the borders of other countries?  WatsonT   Jun-13-11 07:39 PM   #34 
                 - Never mentioned Hitler.  personman   Jun-14-11 06:14 PM   #47 
                    - And you don't realize why comparing our illegal immigrant opposition  WatsonT   Jun-14-11 09:31 PM   #52 
                       - Opposing illegal immigration is one thing, blaming societies problems on them, another, nt  personman   Jun-14-11 10:16 PM   #60 
                          - Wonderfully and succinctly put.  pampango   Jun-15-11 09:57 AM   #64 
                          - And who is blaming all our problems on illegals?  WatsonT   Jun-15-11 09:12 PM   #66 
                             - Post #14:  personman   Jun-16-11 08:03 PM   #67 
                 - I love you. XD nt  sudopod   Jun-14-11 09:54 PM   #55 
                    - I love you too! Hug brother! nt  personman   Jun-14-11 10:02 PM   #59 
  - Correct undocumented immigrants are not illegal  Philippine expat   Jun-12-11 08:46 PM   #4 
  - My thoughts on illegality from another thread:  personman   Jun-12-11 09:23 PM   #13 
     - Couldn't that logic be used to oppose any law?  WatsonT   Jun-13-11 07:34 PM   #30 
     - Then you work to get the law changed  Philippine expat   Jun-13-11 08:03 PM   #39 
        - Unjust laws are made to be broken.  personman   Jun-14-11 06:49 PM   #51 
  - No human being is illegal but they can do illegal things, like commit  Synicus Maximus   Jun-12-11 08:48 PM   #6 
  - Or stealing a dinner roll from a restaurant because they are starving and have no money  RB TexLa   Jun-14-11 06:32 PM   #49 
     - Or robbing and shooting a 7/11 clerk because they are "starving and have no money"  Cid_B   Jun-14-11 09:58 PM   #57 
        - No, not really. There are levels of crime, the law actually recognizes that  RB TexLa   Jun-14-11 10:01 PM   #58 
  - Yes. Exactly.  hunter   Jun-12-11 08:56 PM   #7 
  - so opening the borders is gonna empower poor people?  hfojvt   Jun-12-11 08:57 PM   #8 
  - +1  emilyg   Jun-12-11 09:14 PM   #11 
  - Until we get rid of NAFTA and CAFTA, those people will keep coming  EFerrari   Jun-12-11 09:22 PM   #12 
  - +2 n/t  OhioChick   Jun-12-11 10:14 PM   #15 
  - In combination with worker organization, yes.  personman   Jun-12-11 10:45 PM   #17 
  - I love how the same people who lament outsourcing  WatsonT   Jun-13-11 07:30 PM   #29 
  - Kicking nt  personman   Jun-13-11 05:44 PM   #19 
  - K&R  me b zola   Jun-13-11 05:48 PM   #21 
  - Unfortunately I believe I've been voted down to oblivion, but I appreciate the gesture. nt  personman   Jun-13-11 06:12 PM   #22 
     - Pretty sad  me b zola   Jun-15-11 03:42 PM   #65 
  - It is true that human beings are not illegal, but it is also true that there  Obamanaut   Jun-13-11 06:13 PM   #23 
  - Please see post 13 for my thoughts on legality. nt  personman   Jun-13-11 06:16 PM   #24 
     - OK. It is true that things change over time. It is also true that so far, the  Obamanaut   Jun-13-11 06:37 PM   #25 
  - "No human being is Illegal"  FLPanhandle   Jun-13-11 06:47 PM   #26 
  - Wow. It's like you keep posting for me on this subject.  Shagbark Hickory   Jun-14-11 06:17 PM   #48 
  - The unreccers are out  laylah   Jun-13-11 06:48 PM   #27 
  - I suppose you then support unrestricted immigration  WatsonT   Jun-13-11 07:35 PM   #32 
  - You are a GLARING  laylah   Jun-13-11 08:09 PM   #40 
  - 1) I responded to the OP, not you  WatsonT   Jun-13-11 08:13 PM   #41 
     - I am now truly  laylah   Jun-13-11 08:17 PM   #42 
     - Though I will say THIS...  laylah   Jun-13-11 08:22 PM   #43 
        - A friendly debating tone like:  WatsonT   Jun-13-11 08:24 PM   #44 
  - Appeal to tradition:  personman   Jun-14-11 02:48 PM   #46 
     - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Jun-14-11 09:32 PM   #54 
  - Unregulated immigration...  MellowDem   Jun-13-11 07:45 PM   #35 
  - Shhh . . .  WatsonT   Jun-13-11 08:00 PM   #36 
  - +1  onpatrol98   Jun-13-11 08:01 PM   #37 
  - They're not undocumented. They have documents up the ass, just not legal ones. n/t  lumberjack_jeff   Jun-13-11 08:03 PM   #38 
  - Try to go to Mexico and get a job without document ion  Synicus Maximus   Jun-13-11 08:32 PM   #45 
  - Implying poor Mexicans have any control over their government. nt  sudopod   Jun-14-11 09:55 PM   #56 
  - On one hand, I agree that the poor in the US have more in common with the poor in Mexico than our  aikoaiko   Jun-14-11 10:28 PM   #62 
 

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