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Old 18th June 2019, 11:01 PM   #3241
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Old 18th June 2019, 11:15 PM   #3242
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And since it was against a conservative, they may actually take notice this time: Mord an CDU-Politiker Lbcke (Focus, June 18, 2019)
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Old 19th June 2019, 06:51 AM   #3243
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Originally Posted by dann View Post
Yes, they are. Rational Wiki sums them up pretty well.
It doesn't come as a surprise to me that Belz is a fan.

Yeah, Lapine is one of those "edgelord" types who inhabits a really weird world that vacillates between the center-left and hard-right, depending on the topic. The fact that she's a vocal anti-feminist aligned with some of the less obnoxious MRA groups is what makes her popular with a certain segment of the white male audience. Her casual forays into racism apologetics and defenses of Donald Trump's BS hasn't hurt her standing with that crowd either.
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Old 19th June 2019, 05:20 PM   #3244
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Originally Posted by theprestige View Post
Not quite. sadhatter aske specifically how he would react to being egged for his views:


Being egged for his views was the "such assaults" Darat was responding to.

Subsequently we discovered that it was not the "such assaults" he was basing his response on.

This variance between the type of assault that sadhatter was asking about, and the type of assault that Darat answered about, is the lie.
Right, but it turns out that "blowing kisses" was in response to being spat on during a march, which seems to me to fall under "such assaults" as being egged. Being spat on during a political march and "being egged for his views" are similar enough that I think referring to the former as similar to the latter is valid.
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Old 19th June 2019, 05:26 PM   #3245
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I think the types of attacks that Darat was referring to are these:

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Also in all the protests, marches and so on I went on in my more youthful years I saw people have dog crap thrown at them, spat on, stones and other dangerous projectiles thrown at them, be shoved violently and so on. Never once did any of us react with a tit-for-tat violence and try to excuse it as " but they started it". If it is true a Nazi will respond with a higher degree of violence I would say it tells us a lot about that Nazi.
Darat personally has only referred to being spat on, but that falls under the same category in my eyes. I think that if the context is egging "such attacks" is applicable.
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Old 20th June 2019, 01:51 AM   #3246
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Originally Posted by Roboramma View Post
Right, but it turns out that "blowing kisses" was in response to being spat on during a march, which seems to me to fall under "such assaults" as being egged.
One would have hoped that Darat would be less coy and more clear about this.
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Old 20th June 2019, 02:04 AM   #3247
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Originally Posted by Belz... View Post
One would have hoped that Darat would be less coy and more clear about this.
Agreed.
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Old 20th June 2019, 03:28 AM   #3248
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Originally Posted by Roboramma View Post
Agreed.
Personally I think I've been very clear from the beginning. But thanks for the feedback, always room for improvement.
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Old 20th June 2019, 06:08 AM   #3249
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Originally Posted by Darat View Post
Personally I think I've been very clear from the beginning. But thanks for the feedback, always room for improvement.
I'd rather not get involved in judging one way or the other. I can only say that I originally read your posts that same way that theprestige read them.

Happily you corrected that misunderstanding and when I looked back your correction was in fact consistent with what you originally posted, so I see that the error was mine.
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