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Old 20th September 2017, 05:53 PM   #161
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Justice is the pursuit of fairness. Our penal system pursues fairness in multiple ways: punishment and rehabilitation, primarily. In a case like the Manson murders, I don't see how we can get to fairness by granting one of the perps freedom. The victims are dead, no reprieve from that. At the very least the perps should never see freedom again.


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Old 21st September 2017, 07:01 PM   #162
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Originally Posted by Vixen View Post
For goodness, do read my post.

Are you some kind of a white knight coming to the rescue of other posters who've boobed?
I am going to conjugate that verb:
I boob
You boob
he/she/it boobs
we boob
you boob
They boob
Past tense: they boobed we boobed, she boobed, I boobed.
I am boobing, you are boobing, we are boobing.
OK, there's more, and I don't want to get all hung up on a dangling participle, but your sentence utterly detracted from whatever message you are peddling with that unusual usage.
Originally Posted by BobTheCoward View Post
If the technical kerfuffle results in a rights violation, the jury can go eat an egg.
In English, please, what are you talking about?

For TM and luchog: enjoyed your back and forth. Thanks.
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