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markand4504 replied to the Political Asylum board. 10:14 AM

Re: Why cops shoot young black men

"The Science of Why Cops Shoot Young Black Men"
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Very enlightening article. Next on my 'must read' list is "The Physics of Ripping a Gun Out of a Police [more]

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markand4504 replied to the Political Asylum board. 10:07 AM

Re: question for xlife

Okay so you do NOT think Wilson was a racist who shot Brown because he was black but you DO (snip) "think Wilson interacted with Brown the way that he did, quickly escalating the conflict, because Brown was black and that Wilson objectified and [more]

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markand4504 replied to the Political Asylum board. 9:55 AM

Re: question for xlife

Stated differently, I think he would have shot several blacks by now if your view were in fact true. Yet this is first time he has fires a gun in line of duty and has a clean disciplinary [more]

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markand4504 replied to the Political Asylum board. 9:43 AM

Re: Are You Better Off This Thanksgiving?

Once upon a time, his job in a Chevy factory paid him $18.50 an hour, but now he only makes $10.50 an hour
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Wait I thought Obama saved the auto industry? Oh that's right, [more]

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markand4504 replied to the Political Asylum board. 10:09 PM

Re: question for xlife

ME: Equally stupid is your theory that Wilson had an anti-black vendetta...

YOU: That's not my theory. Maybe you should just argue with your imaginary friend.
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DIRECT [more]

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markand4504 replied to the Political Asylum board. 9:50 PM

Re: Republican Job Bills that really aren't.

Actually, welfare keeps you from starving to death in the street.
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Really? So you are living on the streets in the United States and there is no food. What address is the [more]

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markand4504 replied to the Political Asylum board. 9:17 PM

Re: Pot wins in Uruguay

Now we just need Uruguay to win the bronze medal in the 'not being a third world crap country Olympics'.

Maybe all the newly married gay guys who are high on pot can revolutionize interior design as it applies to adobe and clay huts with [more]

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markand4504 replied to the Political Asylum board. 9:09 PM

Re: Republican Job Bills that really aren't.

Don't tell that to Republicans. According to them, there are tons of jobs going unfilled because people are making millions by being on welfare.
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No they are making a [more]

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markand4504 replied to the Political Asylum board. 8:59 PM

Re: question for xlife

And Wilson could have just as easily "gone home healthy to his family" had he not pursued a fleeing suspect, who posed no reasonable threat to him or others, with intent to kill. [more]

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markand4504 replied to the Political Asylum board. 8:52 PM

Re: question for xlife

That made me laugh. Not LOL. A real laugh out loud. It's hilariously preposterous.
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Yes it is hilariously preposterous that you somehow think an equally hostile and [more]

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markand4504 replied to the Political Asylum board. 8:19 PM

Re: Are You Better Off This Thanksgiving?

Illegals come here to take jobs that the natives won't bother themselves to take.
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If we didn't lure them with jobs they wouldn't come. We deserve it. It's like the young [more]

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markand4504 replied to the Political Asylum board. 8:02 PM

Re: Gerrymandering is subversive

A new study from Duke University in North Carolina gives strong statistical proof that the practice of Gerrymandering is perverting our democracy.
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Thankfully it isn't negatively [more]

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markand4504 replied to the Political Asylum board. 7:52 PM

Re: question for xlife

" But I don't think the situation would have even gotten to that point absent the racial component. I think the interaction, from start to finish, would have been different. "

you would need to provide some reason for that in order [more]

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markand4504 replied to the Political Asylum board. 7:46 PM

Re: Guilty: Walking While Black

Jackson never said that
it's a quote from a book
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You have the internet.

Remarks at a meeting of Operation PUSH in Chicago (27 November 1993). Quoted in [more]

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markand4504 replied to the Political Asylum board. 7:36 PM

Re: question for xlife

They're supposed to deescalate and control dangerous situations. And they're not supposed to shoot suspects who are trying to surrender, even when they're justifiably angry or unreasonably afraid of them. [more]

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markand4504 replied to the Political Asylum board. 7:20 PM

Re: Are You Better Off This Thanksgiving?

There is more about GE. That scion of conservative thought, Jack Welch, gutted GE for short term gain. GE done well all its history on technological innovation but that route wasn't fast enough for Welch. He canned engineers by the drove. Now, in the [more]

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markand4504 replied to the Political Asylum board. 7:07 PM

Re: Guilty: Walking While Black

The places to fear the white man are the board room, the executive suite, the trading desk.
------------------------------------------------------------------------Preach on girlfriend!! Who are those executives and where are their suites and [more]

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markand4504 replied to the Political Asylum board. 6:53 PM

Re: Are You Better Off This Thanksgiving?

Doesn't anybody on the left understand that as you get older you don't necessarily want to be invested in anything other than income bearing securities?
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Or how perpetual zero [more]

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markand4504 replied to the Political Asylum board. 6:43 PM

Re: question for xlife

The fact remains: if the prosecutor had wanted an indictment, he would have gotten one. He didn't want one, so he made a poor case.
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I may have missed it but I'm pretty sure [more]

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markand4504 replied to the Political Asylum board. 6:31 PM

Re: question for xlife

I think Wilson interacted with Brown the way that he did, quickly escalating the conflict, because Brown was black and that Wilson objectified and dehumanized Brown in a way he would not have done if Brown were [more]

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