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nigelwhalmsley replied to the Political Asylum board. 10:20 AM

Re: 0bummercare

"She's "paying" (meaning others are paying) for health care treatments THAT SHE DOESN'T need. Which is one of the biggest complaints about Obamacare."

That is what insurance is. You buy it and hope you don't need it. Look [more]

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nigelwhalmsley replied to the Political Asylum board. 3:21 PM

Re: The Arrogance of Atheists (and other Fundies

Why? What, are they some kind of left wing tough guy squad? LOL. Hilarious that the PA left needs to call in reinforcements all the time.

Dope, I see that once again you have nothing to add to the discussion, but feel compelled to [more]

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nigelwhalmsley replied to the Political Asylum board. 12:41 PM

Re: The Arrogance of Atheists (and other Fundies

The "redneck" version of that is "Rub a dub dub, thanks for the grub, let's eat!"

8-)

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nigelwhalmsley replied to the Political Asylum board. 11:58 AM

Re: The Arrogance of Atheists (and other Fundies

"I'm curious where you are from. Growing up in the South, I can tell you that this is FAR from my experience. I didn't dare tell most people that I was an athiest to avoid being ostracized and ridiculed. And prayers at public school functions, [more]

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nigelwhalmsley replied to the Political Asylum board. 11:47 AM

Re: The Arrogance of Atheists (and other Fundies

"Most likely, they would have respected you to opt out, if you wanted."

I'm sure they would, but that isn't the point. It is an arrogant presumption that everyone is part of the prayers's religion. In a business scenario, it is [more]

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nigelwhalmsley replied to the Political Asylum board. 10:52 AM

Re: The Arrogance of Atheists (and other Fundies

MOST of the religious folks DO proclaim their beliefs loudly.
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"Not really, unless you count when they are in a jam, and cry out, "Oh, God!" or Jesus, Help Me! and they don't aren't even thinking about [more]

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nigelwhalmsley replied to the Political Asylum board. 10:36 AM

Re: The Arrogance of Atheists (and other Fundies)

Interesting read. The article title is "The False Equation of Atheism and Intellectual Sophistication".

The problem I see is that it never explains why that is a false equation.

"This is a perfect summary of the [more]

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nigelwhalmsley replied to the Political Asylum board. 10:20 AM

Re: Is America a Christian Nation?

No. It is a nation where you are free to practice the religion of your choice, or none at all.

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nigelwhalmsley replied to the Political Asylum board. 6:02 PM

Re: It's Tax Day

There's no reason to think we can't get the same level of service with less money.

One of the really great things about living here is that if you find a place where you can get a better deal, you are welcome to move there. [more]

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nigelwhalmsley replied to the Conservative Fools board. 4:01 PM

Re: True colors shining through

I'm all for responsible gun ownership, but it must be limited and regulated.

"I wonder if this genius realizes that regulations and limitations are ignored only by the irresponsible gun owners. Responsible gun owners know this, [more]

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nigelwhalmsley replied to the Conservative Fools board. 3:27 PM

Re: True colors shining through

It is even simpler; Can you or should you be able to have a bazooka?

"Sure. I'm fine with that. Hell, I could make one easily enough, lol!"

Except you can't - not legally. Should you be able to? My answer is clearly [more]

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nigelwhalmsley replied to the Conservative Fools board. 3:21 PM

Re: True colors shining through

Light. Easy to operate. Can shoot down black helicopters when the Feds come to confiscate your hunting rifles.

A Stinger missile for anyone who wants one. Yay for Freedom!

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nigelwhalmsley replied to the Conservative Fools board. 1:02 PM

Re: True colors shining through

"There's a very simple test: if the government can have it those who give the government their consent to govern (the people) can have it as the government is subservient to the people, not the other way around. Their enemies are our enemies and [more]

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nigelwhalmsley replied to the Conservative Fools board. 11:48 AM

Re: True colors shining through

"That justification is incompatible with freedom, because ALL weapons are inherently dangerous by definition. If "too dangerous" is the criteria then with the right (wrong) people in charge ANYTHING can be banned."

Your [more]

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nigelwhalmsley replied to the Conservative Fools board. 10:30 AM

Re: True colors shining through

No. It is a very significant difference.

"There's no justification for depriving the citizenry of any firearm whatsoever, regardless of rate of fire, magazine capacity, type of round fired or how "scary" they look. [more]

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nigelwhalmsley replied to the Conservative Fools board. 5:33 PM

Re: True colors shining through

No one (well, almost no one) wants to deprive Americans of the right to bear arms, just certain types of weaponry, like assault rifles and hand guns in urban areas. And right or wrong, it's clearly a public safety issue, not an anti-insurrection [more]

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nigelwhalmsley replied to the Political Asylum board. 9:32 AM

Re: Mike Huckabee: IDIOT

Yes. As he has proven repeatedly.

Sun Apr 13

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nigelwhalmsley replied to the Political Asylum board. 3:40 PM

Re: The Communist States of America

"...Look around. We are no longer the United States of America. We have become The Communist States of America."

Wondering where it is that you live. Egads. Where I live is still the United States of America.

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nigelwhalmsley replied to the Political Asylum board. 1:11 PM

Re: what the Nevada standoff was about

So it affects his livelihood. Tough titties. He picked the wrong business model.


Udderly reprehensible.


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"Once again you lefties are milking this for all you can get."

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nigelwhalmsley replied to the Political Asylum board. 1:03 PM

Re: Gov't Blinks in Nevada Tea-Bagger Stand-Off

Lazy thinks intercst wants a Waco. But the evidence suggests that there are more folks on the right at the moment who want a war... really and truly, that's what some of comments in some of the blogs are literally calling for.

No one [more]

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