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    Re: Pro-Life Exceptions for Rape and Incest

    No. My word choice is more technically accurate than yours. Kindly admit that. All mammals and many other sorts of animal have a fetal stage. "Fetus" refers to a specific stage of development. An...
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    Re: Pro-Life Exceptions for Rape and Incest

    FIRSTLY -- it is a human fetus. Not "fetus". You are using inaccurate words to dehumanize the victims killed in abortions to help make your point. Kindly use scientifically correct terms.

    No one...
  3. Poll: Re: Would the world be a better place if religion ceased to exist?

    The simple fact is: faith -- and religion, are very powerful things. "Do-it-yourself" religion is even more powerful and dangerous as one recognizes no earthly authrity on anything -- other than...
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    Re: Spartacus Survives

    First I was messed ed up -- then I was messed with...and that hurt my kids.

    Now in court, I am trying to recover what I can so I will not become a burden to my children. That encapsulates the last...
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    Re: Pro-Life Exceptions for Rape and Incest

    And therein lies the rub. Even the most ardent pro-life supporters understand when the life of the mother is in danger, her life can take precedence over the unborn child. And I know of no mainstream...
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    Re: Pro-Life Exceptions for Rape and Incest

    I agree with your post with one minor critique. I think the use of your word "human being" is inaccurate. As it relates to abortion, the victim is a human. However....by adding "being" it implies...
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    Poll: Re: Have people really changed?

    People have not changed. We are the same today as ever.

    All those examples given as to how we have changed throughout this thread....are all related to technology, and discovery. Man has been...
  8. Poll: Re: Would the world be a better place if religion ceased to exist?

    No organized religion...like people of faith coming together spontaneously, organized loosely....doing and believing what they want with no higher Earthly authority over them.

    Hmmmmm......Let's...
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    Re: Phelps is dead

    I am scouring the internet for the guy's funeral plans. There are countless legions of people who can and will make the trip to protest HIS FUNERAL.

    His church is not a real church...it is mostly...
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    Re: Sin Doctrine: Why not save everyone?

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    It might interest you to know that many Eastern Orthodox Christians believe Christ has already "saved" everyone.

    Of course -- this depends on what your definition of salvation is.

    One...
  11. Re: National Right-to-Carry Reciprocity Act of 2011...

    Why is it Liberals only like the idea of the U.S. Supreme Court, and the pricnipal of judicial review when they like the rulings the USSC issues?

    "Militia" as defined by the USSC and U.S. Code is:...
  12. Re: Cain story in Politico: hot scoop or yellow journalism?

    For younger folks here: In the 1990's sexual harrassment cases were being filed left and right. If a woman got fired from a job, all she needed to do was make any allegation of harassment and she was...
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    Re: Xenos: alternative Christian group or cult?

    I think what gets people's ears perked up are the living arrangements and youthful marrying of its members.

    Opus Dei has been accused of being a cult. It may be. Although part of the mainstream...
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    Re: Presidents and religion

    It concerns me when government officials think they are quoting scripture when in fact they are quoting Marx and just using cultural lingo.

    The one example from this is the White House...
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    Re: GOP hypocrisy ?

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    Re: 2012 Presidential Election Prediction(s)

    If federal employees really were "just like us" our government would probably be better. Why are six of the wealthiest counties in the U.S. counties that surround Washington D.C.? Why is the average...
  17. Re: Catholic Church attempts to dispel myths about priests and pedophiles

    Well I disagree with the Roman Catholic Churches position because it fails to factor some things in.

    In particular. I disagree that a married priesthood would not help solve this problem. It would...
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    Re: GOP hypocrisy ?

    The Chicago Way is Obama meeting with Daley and/or Axelrod talking about the 2012 campaign while at Martha's Vineyard or some such place.

    Someone saying -- "We really need something to distract...
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    Re: GOP hypocrisy ?

    Scarlett...look at my videos. Chicago teachers on video deciding who gets arrested.
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    Re: GOP hypocrisy ?

    OWS is a nascent movement initiated by the community organizer in chief, lead by his allies in the socialist / communist parties manipulating disaffected useful idiots. The purpose is to distract the...
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    Re: 2012 Presidential Election Prediction(s)

    http://www.realclearpolitics.com/epolls/2012/president/us/republican_presidential_nomination-1452.html

    The latest polls all have Cain ahead of the entire GOP field.

    Where are those people who...
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    Re: Hermain Caine, a Joke?

    Of course, what the U.S. needs is to be ruled by a meritocracy. Only well-heeled, well-connected, corporatist Ivy League graduates are eligible to be president.
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    Re: Media bias - Is it inevitable?

    BBC America is different from the BBC in the UK. Certain anchors seem obviously biased. The reporting though taken on the whole is balanced. Producers and reporters give balanced say to all sides....
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    Re: GOP hypocrisy ?

    This ain't sitting at the counter at Woolworth's.

    What they are doing is no different than having a motorcycle gang roll into town and "taking over".

    The cops are justified and in my formerly...
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    Re: GOP hypocrisy ?

    No Problem.

    Note how the bleeting like Animal Farm sheep seems to be a signature thing – it’s not limited to the communists in Atlanta.



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    Re: GOP hypocrisy ?

    Given :

    How in Chicago and other cities it has been documented protesters determine in advance whom in their numbers get arrested I wouldn't put it past them to intentionally injur a particularly...
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    Re: Media bias - Is it inevitable?

    Full Disclosure: My first degree was in Journalism. I worked in management and as an editor for two daily newspapers when I was a young man. I got out when I saw there was not much long term...
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    Re: 2012 Presidential Election Prediction(s)

    As a lawyer you should know that when you use a qualifier like "every" you're wrong.

    Art Laffer is a strong supporter of 999. So are others. More importantly, small and medium size business...
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    Re: What kind of car do you like?

    I never buy new anymore (letting someone else take the major depreciation hit) and always pay cash. I usually buy vehicles at less than 100k miles and then drive them into the ground. So I know...
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    Re: 2012 Presidential Election Prediction(s)

    Most of the negative criticism I have seen of 999 ignore some basic facts:

    *FICA and Medicare taxes are eliminated with 999. These taxes are the most regressive we have and specifically target...
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