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  •  And right here on DK (3+ / 0-)

    you don't need a weatherman to know which way the wind blows

    by Dem Beans on Sun Dec 16, 2012 at 11:10:07 AM PST

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    •  I think it's nothing compared to Facebook (2+ / 0-)
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      That place drives me nuts.  I thank the stars for dkos really.

      Republicans: Taking the country back ... to the 19th century

      by yet another liberal on Sun Dec 16, 2012 at 11:12:15 AM PST

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      •  Yes, the stupid is strong on facebook (6+ / 0-)

        some of my facebook "friends" linked to some photo that says

        Dear God
        Why do you allow so much violence in our schools?
        signed a concerned student

        Dear concerned student,
        I'm not allowed in schools.

        I just ignore it, it is not worth starting something but it really ticked me off.  I found that offensive and ridiculous there is no connection whatsoever to religion in schools and violence and it is not as if kids are forbidden from praying, I didn't want to say something regrettable so I said nothing at all.
        •  i just saw that in my feed and am deciding (4+ / 0-)
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          whether or not to blast them.  it is someone my husband works with so i am leaning toward no.  i have even considered a personal message explaining the stupid of what he posted (with facts/numbers ie japan/sweden/britain etc) but just can't bring myself to wade into the conversation with someone who is obviously an idiot.

          We are raised to honor all the wrong explorers and discoverers - thieves planting flags, murderers carrying crosses. Let us at last praise the colonizers of dreams. - Peter S. Beagle

          by jk2003 on Sun Dec 16, 2012 at 12:38:31 PM PST

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        •  I have been seeing those on my FB page. (2+ / 0-)
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          All I write is "He never was , and he shouldn't be in our schools. The people and place for your child to be taught about God is from the parents and Churches".

        •  I saw that and blasted it on several levels (2+ / 0-)
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          1. So that omnipotence thing was just PR?
          2. 1 out of 5 Americans are not religious, but we're still upset about this tragedy.  Dividing us along religious belief lines is not helpful.
          3. Let's talk about the real problem: banning assault weapons.  This is a distraction.

          Yeah, it ticked me off a lot.

    •  Yeah, exactly (1+ / 0-)
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      You'd think you wouldn't hear the "don't talk about taking away my guns" line on DK, but dang, you do.

      The scene on November 6, midnight: Barack Obama holds up newspaper reading "Romney defeats Obama" as he heads to give his second term acceptance speech.

      by alkatt on Sun Dec 16, 2012 at 11:38:57 AM PST

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