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  •  Right, and if somebody said that certain (0+ / 0-)

    vain and self-centered pagans or heatherns were "butt ugly stupid fascists, you know, christian, ... " that would in no way demean, debase, denigrate or insult christians? Riiiiiight. Don't try saying it here.

    That, in its essence, is fascism--ownership of government by an individual, by a group, or by any other controlling private power. -- Franklin D. Roosevelt --

    by enhydra lutris on Fri Dec 20, 2013 at 08:58:59 PM PST

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    •  That isn't (1+ / 0-)
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      what the pope said, and quit trying to make it so.

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      by dfarrah on Sat Dec 21, 2013 at 08:19:46 AM PST

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      •  It is exactly parallel. (1+ / 0-)
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        him - that's ugly, pagan.
        me - that's butt ugly stupid fascist, you know, christian.

        Both instances of the same grammatical structure, similar to an appositive.

        That, in its essence, is fascism--ownership of government by an individual, by a group, or by any other controlling private power. -- Franklin D. Roosevelt --

        by enhydra lutris on Sat Dec 21, 2013 at 09:38:36 AM PST

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