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BrightKnight Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Dec-20-10 11:09 PM
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99. He will have to defeat the Salvation Army with their "RED Kettles."
The Methodists actually bothered to read the book and they generally do not practice empty hate based religion. Social responsibility is apparently a concept that the tea baggers can't understand.

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  -Tea Party Nation Founder: Let's Get Rid Of The 'Socialist' Methodist Church meegbear  Dec-20-10 12:30 PM   #0 
  - Just how does he propose to get rid of the Methodist Church?  drm604   Dec-20-10 12:32 PM   #1 
  - I'm sure he can find something in the constitution to allow him  muriel_volestrangler   Dec-20-10 12:35 PM   #6 
  - maybe genocide  fascisthunter   Dec-20-10 12:39 PM   #11 
  - with enough money from wealthy right wingers  DBoon   Dec-20-10 12:46 PM   #21 
  - They've been attempting to do this for years now  AspenRose   Dec-20-10 01:09 PM   #31 
  - State-sponsored religion  toddwv   Dec-21-10 12:43 PM   #119 
  - Asshate.  Hell Hath No Fury   Dec-20-10 12:33 PM   #2 
  - Yes. More Methodists, and more Unitarians.  BrklynLiberal   Dec-20-10 12:35 PM   #7 
     - And more Presbyterians, as long as they're liberal ones  woodsprite   Dec-20-10 01:02 PM   #26 
     - And more Congregationalists...  geardaddy   Dec-20-10 01:05 PM   #28 
     - I'd add mainline Anglican churches to that mix too...  mwooldri   Dec-20-10 03:34 PM   #51 
  - Well, I'm amused.  aquart   Dec-20-10 12:33 PM   # 
  - By their works you shall know them.  Pathwalker   Dec-20-10 12:33 PM   #3 
  - Truly an ass hole....  WCGreen   Dec-20-10 12:34 PM   #5 
  - On some issues. The Methodists are AWFUL about glbt issues.  Critters2   Dec-20-10 06:07 PM   #64 
     - The Methodists I know, knew were from a different era.  Pathwalker   Dec-20-10 06:29 PM   #67 
     - ALL the Methodists I know are Conservative Evangelicals--  Critters2   Dec-20-10 06:32 PM   #68 
        - I guess our experiences cancel each other out, then.  Pathwalker   Dec-20-10 06:42 PM   #71 
        - Talk to glbt Methodists about their experiences.  Critters2   Dec-20-10 06:56 PM   #75 
        - I'm not a Methodist. I am not a member of ANY religion.  Pathwalker   Dec-20-10 07:06 PM   #80 
        - I'm gay and was raised as a Methodist  cordelia   Dec-20-10 07:20 PM   #84 
        - delete - dupe  cordelia   Dec-20-10 07:25 PM   #87 
        - I'm not a Christian  Island Blue   Dec-21-10 06:04 AM   #109 
        - You didn't notice the UMC television commercials that welcome GLBT couples? I did.  Maru Kitteh   Dec-20-10 07:21 PM   #85 
           - I didn't because the UMC has never produced such commercials.  Critters2   Dec-20-10 08:35 PM   #92 
     - Aren't *most* churches awful on glbt issues? nt  DaveinJapan   Dec-20-10 07:24 PM   #86 
     - Most, but not all. The UMC likes to give people the impression that it is  Critters2   Dec-20-10 08:46 PM   #95 
        - Methodists are nothing like Baptists  BrightKnight   Dec-21-10 02:48 AM   #106 
     - Not all Methodists are this way - check this out from the front of our church's website:  mikeytherat   Dec-21-10 05:37 AM   #108 
  - Why are total schmucks like that even getting time on the media????  BrklynLiberal   Dec-20-10 12:34 PM   #4 
  - to lend creedence to their eliminationist rhetoric  DBoon   Dec-20-10 12:47 PM   #22 
  - Maroon. nt  bemildred   Dec-20-10 12:35 PM   #8 
  - These People Have no Tolerance for Anything Different from Themselves  fascisthunter   Dec-20-10 12:39 PM   #9 
  - I have a DREAM -  HughBeaumont   Dec-20-10 12:39 PM   #10 
  - What a fucking idiot.  Zoeisright   Dec-20-10 12:40 PM   #12 
  - Is it just me or are there way to many people like this in the U.S?  FrancisTreptoe   Dec-20-10 12:41 PM   #13 
  - Not just you.  HughBeaumont   Dec-20-10 01:07 PM   #30 
  - actually they are pissed because we have better food.....  madrchsod   Dec-20-10 01:16 PM   #36 
     - "...pissed because we have better food..."  AspenRose   Dec-20-10 01:49 PM   #43 
  - the majority of people do`t wear their religion on their sleeve  madrchsod   Dec-20-10 01:14 PM   #35 
  - How very Christian of him.  Dulcinea   Dec-20-10 12:43 PM   #14 
  - too bad George W. Bush was a methodist  hfojvt   Dec-20-10 12:43 PM   #15 
  - And Dick Cheney. Yeah. What a bunch of liberals. nt  Critters2   Dec-20-10 06:22 PM   #66 
  - Next they'll want to allow Samaritans as immigrants! nt  jobycom   Dec-20-10 12:44 PM   #16 
  - I've said it before and I'll say it again.  Ganja Ninja   Dec-20-10 12:44 PM   #17 
  - Astroturfed Laissez Fare Klan rallies and radical anti-western civilization terrorist organizations.  TheKentuckian   Dec-20-10 01:09 PM   #32 
  - Wow, I'm an atheist, but this guy just got me to like the Methodist church!  GOPBasher   Dec-20-10 12:44 PM   #18 
  - Not just Methodists. Many people who identify themselves  Crystal Clarity   Dec-20-10 01:19 PM   #38 
     - Oh I knew that there are plenty of liberal Christians, but I just didn't know that the Methodist  GOPBasher   Dec-20-10 02:02 PM   #46 
        - Actually I didn't either  Crystal Clarity   Dec-20-10 04:53 PM   #52 
        - You wouldn't be welcome if you're gay. That's the official policy. nt  Critters2   Dec-20-10 06:04 PM   #62 
        - If that is the case, then you are right  Crystal Clarity   Dec-20-10 06:59 PM   #78 
        - Please provide a link to this lie you keep repeating? We have gay and transgendered who are  Maru Kitteh   Dec-20-10 07:28 PM   #88 
        - Here's your official policy, from the UMC Book of Discipline  Critters2   Dec-20-10 08:41 PM   #93 
        - From the UMC Book of Discipline  Critters2   Dec-20-10 08:44 PM   #94 
           - If they reconcile with the Episcopal Church the rule might change.  BrightKnight   Dec-21-10 02:57 AM   #107 
        - There might be a big difference between "official policy" and the effective practice of  GOPBasher   Dec-21-10 06:52 AM   #111 
        - Thank you!  GOPBasher   Dec-21-10 06:46 AM   #110 
        - It isn't. This guy is an asshat, which probably means he's wrong. nt  Critters2   Dec-20-10 06:04 PM   #61 
  - What a hate filled monster.  harun   Dec-20-10 12:45 PM   #19 
  - That guy would like TOTALLY hate Jesus. n/t  Vickers   Dec-20-10 12:46 PM   #20 
  - in that case...  smiley   Dec-20-10 12:47 PM   #23 
  - Jesus Loves You, Judson Phillips ...  Kennah   Dec-20-10 12:58 PM   #24 
  - Response of the Day!  StandingInLeftField   Dec-20-10 01:57 PM   #45 
  - This article  polmaven   Dec-20-10 12:59 PM   #25 
  - shove it up your ass jud...  madrchsod   Dec-20-10 01:03 PM   #27 
  - Since I'm a Methodist, I wonder if this'll buy me some DU street cred.  AspenRose   Dec-20-10 01:06 PM   #29 
  - Well that frees him up to join Westboro Baptist  Stevenmarc   Dec-20-10 01:10 PM   #33 
  - Yes, I think he would fit in nicely  raouldukelives   Dec-20-10 01:57 PM   #44 
     - The UMC thinks God hates fags, too. Or at least doesn't want them to be married, or ordained,  Critters2   Dec-20-10 06:33 PM   #69 
        - Our UMC congregation has gay and transgender lay leaders.  Maru Kitteh   Dec-20-10 07:33 PM   #90 
           - The official position of the United Methodist Church  Critters2   Dec-20-10 08:34 PM   #91 
  - Wait'll he hears about the  blondeatlast   Dec-20-10 01:10 PM   #34 
  - I don't think he likes Catholics either.  eilen   Dec-21-10 09:14 AM   #115 
  - The teaklan/baggers/party/nuts do not believe in democracy.  Dawson Leery   Dec-20-10 01:16 PM   #37 
  - Good.  ljm2002   Dec-20-10 01:21 PM   #39 
  - Tee-hee. My wife is a United Methodist and a Marxist.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Dec-20-10 01:22 PM   #40 
  - so many bigots keeping making my case!  democracy1st   Dec-20-10 01:28 PM   #41 
  - I missed the days when the fundies were fighting amongst themselves instead of the rest of us.  Erose999   Dec-20-10 01:35 PM   #42 
  - This eliminationist language is classic  nadinbrzezinski   Dec-20-10 02:02 PM   #47 
  - first you eliminate church/state separation  DBoon   Dec-20-10 02:16 PM   #50 
  - It is people like Obergruppenfhrer Judson Phillips ...  Kennah   Dec-20-10 02:05 PM   #48 
  - get rid of it? So if you don't agree with others you just "get rid of them" now?  LaurenG   Dec-20-10 02:06 PM   #49 
  - He is the leader of the republican base, no surprise there.  AlinPA   Dec-20-10 05:31 PM   #53 
  - Careful there, Judson.  MilesColtrane   Dec-20-10 05:36 PM   #54 
  - HA!! I love it!!  Sparkly   Dec-20-10 05:48 PM   #55 
  - Of the few self-professed Christians known to me personally,  Tsiyu   Dec-20-10 05:57 PM   #56 
  - Hell, the Bible tells me Jesus was a Socialist.  Sparkly   Dec-20-10 06:01 PM   #57 
  - Exactly  Tsiyu   Dec-20-10 06:50 PM   #72 
  - Yeah, and some Methodists actually read it. - n/t  BrightKnight   Dec-21-10 12:10 AM   #102 
  - The United Methodist position on glbt issues is exactly the same as that  Critters2   Dec-20-10 06:01 PM   #58 
     - Well I've seen them hire and serve glbt people  Tsiyu   Dec-20-10 06:54 PM   #73 
        - Their church's positions are voted on by the lay membership.  Critters2   Dec-20-10 06:58 PM   #76 
           - you've got a point  Tsiyu   Dec-20-10 09:58 PM   #96 
  - I'm confused. Many of the least tolerant people I know are Methodist.  Critters2   Dec-20-10 06:03 PM   #59 
  - Oh, please don't burst my bubble.  Sparkly   Dec-20-10 06:06 PM   #63 
     - I'll let the United Methodist Church speak for itself--  Critters2   Dec-20-10 06:21 PM   #65 
        - Most Methodists In my churches could be called liberal. -- the rest of the quote:  BrightKnight   Dec-20-10 11:46 PM   #100 
        - I really don't know what Methodist....  AnneD   Dec-21-10 09:53 AM   #116 
  - So they don't believe in separation of church and state in this way either.  JVS   Dec-20-10 06:03 PM   #60 
  - Methodists believe in separation of church and state:  BrightKnight   Dec-20-10 11:55 PM   #101 
     - I know methodists do. I was commenting on the conservatives' frequent claim that...  JVS   Dec-21-10 12:17 AM   #104 
  - The fact that this moran says the United Methodist Church is liberal doesn't make it so.  Critters2   Dec-20-10 06:35 PM   #70 
  - Oh yeah! You know how those socialists are so pro-illegal immigration!  Rex   Dec-20-10 06:55 PM   #74 
  - What the hell?  ellie   Dec-20-10 06:58 PM   #77 
  - I'm an atheist, but I think I'll donate to the Methodist church in this pricks name n/t  AndrewP   Dec-20-10 07:01 PM   #79 
  - If he said the Repugs were too liberal, would you donate to them, too? nt  Critters2   Dec-20-10 07:09 PM   #81 
     - Oh, don't take it literally.  AndrewP   Dec-20-10 07:10 PM   #82 
  - I just don't get people filled with so much hate  prolesunited   Dec-20-10 07:15 PM   #83 
  - He looks constipated  AC_Mem   Dec-20-10 07:32 PM   #89 
  - Good...let these Fucking Cretins eat each other alive !  RagAss   Dec-20-10 10:03 PM   #97 
  - I grew up in a very liberal Methodist church but, after moving away and joining a different  Atticus   Dec-20-10 10:06 PM   #98 
  - He will have to defeat the Salvation Army with their "RED Kettles."  BrightKnight   Dec-20-10 11:09 PM   #99 
  - Good luck, fuckwad.  Iggo   Dec-21-10 12:14 AM   #103 
  - Finally someone who makes Rick Santorum sound like a genius  Monk06   Dec-21-10 01:10 AM   #105 
  - Those "small government" types seem to want the biggest government. n/t  deacon   Dec-21-10 08:26 AM   #112 
  - They should rename their movement to the hate party  VeryConfused   Dec-21-10 08:33 AM   #113 
  - If the Tea Party was really in charge, you'd see one purge like this after another.  Marr   Dec-21-10 08:45 AM   #114 
  - The good news is this should alienate a few more members  Nikia   Dec-21-10 10:36 AM   #117 
  - what a pathetic dick. nt  femrap   Dec-21-10 12:41 PM   #118 
  - Keith Ellison is the first Muslim elected to Congress  geardaddy   Dec-21-10 04:02 PM   #120 

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