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pipi_k Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Aug-27-10 08:18 AM
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218. Oh, but see, putting a convicted murderer to death
would probably be perfectly fine if he or she were a "bigot".

In which case people would likely be hoping he or she suffered before death came.

Compassion is reserved for people whose politics or ideals are "acceptable".

And some people can't even hate the bigotry without also hating the person afflicted with it. I personally think extreme bigotry is a sickness. So it's about as useless to hate a "bigot" for being bigoted as it is to hate a psychotic for having a psychosis.

It's truly disturbing how many people want to make so many things moral issues. But I suppose there's a good explanation for's easier to hate someone if it's all about morality and less about something a person might not be able to change on his or her own.
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