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Old 11th November 2016, 05:11 PM   #41
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Originally Posted by NoahFence View Post
You don't work on the south shore do you? I need an addition.
Sorry. I don't like to work inside of 128 or south of the pike. Besides, I'm booked out through February.

ETA: I will check up contractors for you if you want......
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Old 11th November 2016, 05:14 PM   #42
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Originally Posted by C_Felix View Post
And they've been distributing literature throughout the South.

Probably just to let people know how relieved they are to no longer be burdened with overbearing "political correctness".

https://www.buzzfeed.com/blakemontgo...w5r#.hi52xZ9JR
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Old 11th November 2016, 05:17 PM   #43
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Originally Posted by johnny karate View Post
Why would I attend a KKK event? Also, I don't understand what that emoji is supposed to mean in this context. Could you please explain?
No idea why you would. I also have no idea why you would respond to my post the way you did. Hence the "boggled".
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Old 11th November 2016, 05:23 PM   #44
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My cousin, born of white British parents, lives two streets away from the house where she was born in the south of England, got called a "wetback" on facebook by someone she has never heard of or befriended because her profile mentions the year she spent studying in Mexico. Brexit made racism acceptable but electing Trump made racism preferable. And we must stand up and say that judging people by ethnicity is neither preferable nor acceptable. We must challenge the people who seek to divide us.
Wait you are broad brushing trolling into a geopolitical generalization?

This used to be a skeptic site.
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BLM activist ruthlessly attacks Trump supporter in court.

https://youtu.be/rrtSvCPaygs

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Old 11th November 2016, 06:36 PM   #46
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No idea why you would. I also have no idea why you would respond to my post the way you did. Hence the "boggled".
I was addressing your dismissive attitude towards concerns about a rising tide of racism and discrimination by educating you on the fact that a racist terrorist organization are big fans of Trump and feel celebratory and emboldened by his win.
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Originally Posted by johnny karate View Post
I was addressing your dismissive attitude towards concerns about a rising tide of racism and discrimination by educating you on the fact that a racist terrorist organization are big fans of Trump and feel celebratory and emboldened by his win.
Where did I express this? I made a comment about rampant political correctness.....

You drew a wrong inference on to me.
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I was addressing your dismissive attitude towards concerns about a rising tide of racism and discrimination by educating you on the fact that a racist terrorist organization are big fans of Trump and feel celebratory and emboldened by his win.
Yes. The 3 members of the KKK.
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Yes. The 3 members of the KKK.
It's kind of hard to maintain the illusion that these attitudes are a tiny fringe interest after the events of the last year.
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It's kind of hard to maintain the illusion that these attitudes are a tiny fringe interest after the events of the last year.
There is a certain percentage of the BLM movement that is more racist and more dangerous then the 3 inbred morons who you call the KKK. And by far more numerous.
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There is a certain percentage of the BLM movement that is more racist and more dangerous then the 3 inbred morons who you call the KKK. And by far more numerous.
3? That's what you're going with? You're embarrassing yourself.
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Originally Posted by johnny karate View Post
3? That's what you're going with? You're embarrassing yourself.
Well I used 3 the first time so I stuck with it. How about big enough where the whole lot of them could fit on the stage of a trashy talk show.

The KKK is virtually nonexistent. It has ZERO power.
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Originally Posted by johnny karate View Post
3? That's what you're going with? You're embarrassing yourself.
Sure, if by "embarrassing yourself" you mean "making a great point".

As Douglas Murray likes to say, leftist justice warriors have a supply and demand problem with bigotry today. There are too many feminists and BLM members today and not enough bigotry to go around, so they've got to create their own. Hence, the epidemic of fake "hate crimes" we've been experiencing for the last ten years.
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Well I used 3 the first time so I stuck with it. How about big enough where the whole lot of them could fit on the stage of a trashy talk show.

The KKK is virtually nonexistent. It has ZERO power.
They number in the thousands. And thousands of members of a racist and violent organization newly emboldened has the power to do a lot of things.
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They number in the thousands. And thousands of members of a racist and violent organization newly emboldened has the power to do a lot of things.
In your imagination, maybe. But then, a lot of things can happen in your imagination amirite?


Thousands of members? In a nation of 3 million? And, really, what have we heard from the KKK recently other than the media trying their best to associate them with Trump, and KKK darling Robert Byrd making out with Hillary Clinton.

Protein: If you want a smallish group of fundamentalists in the US to worry about without looking silly, I'd suggest you look into fundamentalist Islam.
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Originally Posted by sir drinks-a-lot View Post
Thousands of members? In a nation of 3 million? And, really, what have we heard from the KKK recently other than the media trying their best to associate them with Trump, and KKK darling Robert Byrd making out with Hillary Clinton.
They've actually been making the news lately:

http://www.salon.com/2016/11/11/save...-donald-trump/

https://www.buzzfeed.com/blakemontgo...kn#.fgna67rW2p

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Protein: If you want a smallish group of fundamentalists in the US to worry about without looking silly, I'd suggest you look into fundamentalist Islam.
When is their parade celebrating Trump?
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That's the "media trying their best to associate them with Trump" I just mentioned.

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When is their parade celebrating Trump?
I wouldn't think they'd be too happy about the Trump victory.
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And now fore something so ********** up that words fail me.

This better turn out to be fake
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Apparently I need to go edit Wikipedia and let everyone know all those pages on lynchings in the south were faked because apparently there has never been any racism.
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That's the "media trying their best to associate them with Trump" I just mentioned.
No, that's the media reporting on the KKK specifically associating themselves with and celebrating Trump.

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I wouldn't think they'd be too happy about the Trump victory.
Yeah, I guess just the one group of terrorists is enough.
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The number of overtly hostile racists can be debated forever. What is really disturbing is the number of passive racists who are blissfully unaware of how their actions empower the overt ones or collectively work to silence the voices of the minorities.
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No, that's the media reporting on the KKK specifically associating themselves with and celebrating Trump.
So, I guess there'll be 20 people marching down the street with white hoods on. What an awful, racist country we live in.

I wonder if Hillary's "friend and mentor" will be joining them this time?
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The number of overtly hostile racists can be debated forever. What is really disturbing is the number of passive racists who are blissfully unaware of how their actions empower the overt ones or collectively work to silence the voices of the minorities.
What is really, really disturbing is the sheer amount of hate and racism from the left that grows unchecked.
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Apparently I need to go edit Wikipedia and let everyone know all those pages on lynchings in the south were faked because apparently there has never been any racism.
Right. That's exactly what people are saying. Good point as usual, Travis.

Come on. I don't agree with some of the posts here, but you needn't exaggerate what's been said quite so ridiculously.
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This is weird, as someone not exactly thrilled about a Trump victory, I was EXTREMELY miffed at all the violence coming from the anti-Trump side, that I think in no small part went to pushing people if not his way, at least away from the candidate the mobs were insisting on. After seeing my neighbors and customers' property vandalized over and over I was almost ready to go throw in a trump vote just as a middle finger to these thugs
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Question time: Is there actual evidence that there is increase in racial and similar attacks or is this thread still stuck in posting individual incidents?

And little hint: Don't cry wolf until there is actually one. Some had sped so fast to conclusion they left rationality and logic far behind and are posting from alternate universe.
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Well, this thread went south fast.
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This is weird, as someone not exactly thrilled about a Trump victory, I was EXTREMELY miffed at all the violence coming from the anti-Trump side, that I think in no small part went to pushing people if not his way, at least away from the candidate the mobs were insisting on. After seeing my neighbors and customers' property vandalized over and over I was almost ready to go throw in a trump vote just as a middle finger to these thugs
Bingo. That is why if anyone has brains on Trumps side (he doesn't have many) they would let these people stay on the front page for four years. I always felt part of the reason Bush got a 2nd term was how butt hurt they got after their defeat (and the they actually had good reason). But they way the far left whined and cried almost made people want to give the guy a legit 2nd term.
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Well, this thread went south fast.
I see what you did there

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Well, this thread went south fast.
South, eh?
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I think you'll need to put together a better argument (or even any argument whatsoever) before claiming that a "Massive Wave of Hate Crimes against minorities follows Trump election." For all we know from what you presented, hate crimes against minorities could have gone down since Trump was elected, or these attacks could just be more fakes of which we've already seen in the last couple of days.

Critical thinking failure.
Sorry, but not "critical thinking failure". These incidents and more happened. That is documented.

Your charge of "fake" is not supported by anything but you wanting to dismiss the evidence. I know of a single case (in Louisiana) that there is evidence of possible fakery, but it is Louisiana we're talking about.

Unless and until you prove all the documented incidents are fake they stand as proof of my statement.
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So far all I've seen is violence from Clinton supporters.

What exactly are they protesting? Maybe we should give them a participation award so they don't feel bad for losing. (and a nice big hug)

ONE protest in Portland involved some violence. That does not negate the evidence of widespread hate attacks BY Trump supporters. I have presente4d the evidence. Perhaps you should read before you post?


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Sure, if by "embarrassing yourself" you mean "making a great point".

As Douglas Murray likes to say, leftist justice warriors have a supply and demand problem with bigotry today. There are too many feminists and BLM members today and not enough bigotry to go around, so they've got to create their own. Hence, the epidemic of fake "hate crimes" we've been experiencing for the last ten years.
You know, we have a forum for Conspiracy Theories.
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Sorry, but not "critical thinking failure". These incidents and more happened. That is documented.

Your charge of "fake" is not supported by anything but you wanting to dismiss the evidence. I know of a single case (in Louisiana) that there is evidence of possible fakery, but it is Louisiana we're talking about.

Unless and until you prove all the documented incidents are fake they stand as proof of my statement.


But it will be 10-1 in the end.
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And now fore something so ********** up that words fail me.

This better turn out to be fake
If true, this is just as deplorable as all the hate crimes being perpetrated by Trump supporters.
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But it will be 10-1 in the end.
Proof? I can show that those incidents occurred. Pony up the evidence they're fake.
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Proof? I can show that those incidents occurred. Pony up the evidence they're fake.
I have already posted one that was fake. And many on the other side that was real.
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... We must challenge the people who seek to divide us.
This is an acceptable stance only it comes from a politically motivated position and politics are NOT about bringing people together...therefore the statement (in context to the rest of your post) is seeing the 'us' as a particular political culture (involving the haves and the have nots) rather than the 'us' being human beings who really should look at the way their political cultures are really platforms through which their separatist attitudes are endorsed.

Wake up. Neither 'side' has anything to do with actual unity.
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So far all I've seen is violence from Clinton supporters.

What exactly are they protesting? Maybe we should give them a participation award so they don't feel bad for losing. (and a nice big hug)
Incidentally, I made the suggestion yesterday my pro-Trump contacts on social media that perhaps they, the 'Trumpets' (as I have started calling them) should go out and meet the protesters with "Free Hugs" placards...

Time to see that politics is what is really dividing everyone...
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This is what the undercurrent of the Trump movement seems to be; some might feel they have been given a free ride with respect to racism and discrimination.
Undeniably.

But please don't let this convince you that everyone who voted Trump did so because they are bigoted, racist, white -trash good-for-nothings...It is an irrational and unsupported idea - one which is largely influencing the present 'Trump is not my President' protest movements...
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