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Fumesucker Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Sep-10-11 01:08 PM
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2. Republican primary voters love them some state killing..
They'd applaud the death penalty for breathing while poor.

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  -Applauding executions...a dark and scary moment in US history judy  Sep-10-11 01:04 PM   #0 
  - Even Brian Williams was shocked.  white_wolf   Sep-10-11 01:05 PM   #1 
  - Yes he was. But he should have pressed Perry further...  markpkessinger   Sep-10-11 04:20 PM   #26 
  - Brian's right-wingedness will always show imo if given sufficient  indepat   Sep-11-11 01:23 PM   #32 
  - "I am shocked" sez Brian Williams the genial talking head of opportunity and blandness, the standard  Safetykitten   Sep-10-11 04:30 PM   #29 
  - Republican primary voters love them some state killing..  Fumesucker   Sep-10-11 01:08 PM   #2 
  - even (or maybe especially) when the executed is innocent. n/t  nosmokes   Sep-10-11 01:20 PM   #7 
     - Because, to them, killing is more important than justice. (n/t)  Iggo   Sep-10-11 02:31 PM   #22 
  - Their ancestors traveled far & wide to picnic at lynchings....  hlthe2b   Sep-10-11 01:09 PM   #3 
  - And sent souvenir postcards to those who were unable tomake the show. nt  tblue37   Sep-10-11 01:12 PM   #4 
  - I bet most of those who clapped call themselves Christians too. But do they really believe  FourScore   Sep-10-11 02:29 PM   #21 
     - They think christ was a pussy...  Iggo   Sep-10-11 02:33 PM   #23 
  - It's fascism pure and simple  The Second Stone   Sep-10-11 01:15 PM   #5 
  - I can't remember a time in recent memory where I have been more stunned  Ruby the Liberal   Sep-10-11 01:18 PM   #6 
  - of all the insanity of the debate, that has haunted me the most  sasha031   Sep-10-11 01:21 PM   #8 
  - nothing new there.  hobbit709   Sep-10-11 01:21 PM   #9 
  - Yes, you are right...  judy   Sep-10-11 02:08 PM   #19 
  - Watching others die has been a human pastime for all our history  lunatica   Sep-10-11 01:22 PM   #10 
  - Yes, but in those countries the death penalty is now illegal.  sabrina 1   Sep-10-11 01:29 PM   #13 
  - Actually the reason why they went behind walls was...  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-10-11 04:38 PM   #31 
  - It is very dark and truly scary. I agree!  sabrina 1   Sep-10-11 01:23 PM   #11 
  - Even when I supported the death penalty, I was always appalled by  Tom Ripley   Sep-10-11 01:24 PM   #12 
  - After all the years (sometimes it  asjr   Sep-10-11 01:32 PM   #14 
  - The US government tortured people & got away with it. Even pretends it didn't happen  Solly Mack   Sep-10-11 01:33 PM   #15 
  - I wonder if a single one of them  The Doctor.   Sep-10-11 01:37 PM   #16 
  - Humans are violent, like chimps  Hawkowl   Sep-10-11 01:37 PM   #17 
  - If a Governor has the power to commute a death sentence why not mandate they watch the execution?  gordianot   Sep-10-11 01:48 PM   #18 
  - Their applause was a window into their 'beliefs'  young_at_heart   Sep-10-11 02:23 PM   #20 
  - pictured: people celebrating osama bin laden's execution outside white house  BOG PERSON   Sep-10-11 02:37 PM   #24 
  - While more Democrats favor the death penalty than oppose it, I doubt you  kelly1mm   Sep-10-11 02:54 PM   #25 
  - Put a little mustache on Perry and he's Hitler incarnate.  mnhtnbb   Sep-10-11 04:22 PM   #27 
  - I was equally stunned by Perry's comment, that he hasn't "struggled at all" ...  markpkessinger   Sep-10-11 04:26 PM   #28 
  - that element of GOPer is very vengeful...  Divine Discontent   Sep-10-11 04:37 PM   #30 
 

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