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Old 17th November 2017, 09:53 PM   #721
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Originally Posted by fuelair View Post
The Reagan part was (to me at least) the big religious hit which is why I place the primary rise and start of republickers with 1980 +/-2 years.

The Reagan part was only possible thanks to the foundation having been laid by the previous GOP actions and policies. They opened the door, and Reagan stepped through, dragging the rest of the party with him.

Prior to that, politicians like Moore would have been treated as little more than lunatic fringe and quickly gotten out of the way.
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Old 17th November 2017, 11:00 PM   #722
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It will be funny if Moore tries to save the election by holding a tearful press conference admitting he lusted in his heart, if not in his jockey shorts, and that he regrets any discomfort he may have caused young women, who he holds in the highest regard because Our Lord's mother was a woman, and if voters in their abundant magnanimity forgive him, as Jesus already has, he could hope for no greater privilege than to serve them honorably in the U.S. Senate.

To believe Moore is telling the truth, you have to be believe a lot of other people are lying. Which may be the case; I don't know. The more economical explanation is that Moore is the one telling fibs, but I suppose it's just possible that a vast left-wing conspiracy is out to rob him of his Senate seat.
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Old 18th November 2017, 02:42 AM   #723
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Originally Posted by Minoosh View Post
It will be funny if Moore tries to save the election by holding a tearful press conference admitting he lusted in his heart, if not in his jockey shorts, and that he regrets any discomfort he may have caused young women, who he holds in the highest regard because Our Lord's mother was a woman, and if voters in their abundant magnanimity forgive him, as Jesus already has, he could hope for no greater privilege than to serve them honorably in the U.S. Senate.

To believe Moore is telling the truth, you have to be believe a lot of other people are lying. Which may be the case; I don't know. The more economical explanation is that Moore is the one telling fibs, but I suppose it's just possible that a vast left-wing conspiracy is out to rob him of his Senate seat.
What the hell does Jesus have to do with it? Moore wasn't banging him. Fine, Jesus who had a kinky S&M weekend for our sins forgives him. Is Jesus issuing a statement on that?

Moore should follow Franken's model and seek forgiveness against the people he transgressed against.
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Old 18th November 2017, 06:16 AM   #724
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Originally Posted by logger View Post
The skeptic in you is fine with the phrase “people are saying”?
You really do not remember or know that is the crap phrasing used by the right wing slime press, Trumpf and many related to promote their lies as if they were true and meaningful with that phrase??????
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Old 18th November 2017, 06:21 AM   #725
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Originally Posted by Craig4 View Post
What the hell does Jesus have to do with it? Moore wasn't banging him. Fine, Jesus who had a kinky S&M weekend for our sins forgives him. Is Jesus issuing a statement on that?

Moore should follow Franken's model and seek forgiveness against the people he transgressed against.
I am pretty sure Minoosh was referring to the theory of the religious right that jesus forgives if one seeks for forgiveness for their sins (a stupid theory for many reasons). I do agree however that Moore should be asking forgiveness from those he assaulted physically /mentally/verbally. And by so doing admit his sins.
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Old 18th November 2017, 06:24 AM   #726
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What are you, hard of reading? Did you not notice the number of women on record who accuse him of accosting them at that mall? Now, add that to a guy on record saying he was told to call security if Roy Moore was at the Mall. That's how you put together evidence. Maybe you should try to keep up.
But, if he tries to keep up he may begin to realize we are right and Moore is a cesspool of lying religionist!!!!!!!
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Old 18th November 2017, 09:52 AM   #727
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What are you, hard of reading? Did you not notice the number of women on record who accuse him of accosting them at that mall? Now, add that to a guy on record saying he was told to call security if Roy Moore was at the Mall. That's how you put together evidence. Maybe you should try to keep up.
Actually there seems to be only one on record of mail acusations.

And the guy in the video seemed to be fine with him being at the mall later. The guy on the video also seemed to be a victim of rumor.
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Old 18th November 2017, 10:36 AM   #728
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Originally Posted by logger View Post
Actually there seems to be only one on record of mail acusations.

And the guy in the video seemed to be fine with him being at the mall later. The guy on the video also seemed to be a victim of rumor.
More of your wishful spin.
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Old 18th November 2017, 12:46 PM   #729
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Originally Posted by Craig4 View Post
More of your wishful spin.
Goes perfectly with your hopeful spin.
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Old 18th November 2017, 02:19 PM   #730
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Originally Posted by Craig4 View Post
Moore should follow Franken's model and seek forgiveness against the people he transgressed against.
But that would require admitting to transgressions.

My model for the hypothetical press conference is how so many other self-righteous gits have used the language of evangelism to kind of admit they did something wrong. Moore's whole argument is that nothing happened (or if it did, he had parental permission).
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The Trump effect is here to stay. Pussy grabbers and pedophiles are safe, as long as they stand for "values" and outside DC "common people." All press is good press, as it was for Trump in 2016. Make the controversy yours, say that media is "fake news." Label sex with minors "courting."
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Great news from NPR's Ask Me Another show today: The producers of the Paul Blart series are planning a third entry in the series based on actual news situations.

The newest Blart film is set to be titled Paul Blart Mall Cop - SVU!!!!
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Old Yesterday, 12:14 PM   #733
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Originally Posted by Tero View Post
The Trump effect is here to stay. Pussy grabbers and pedophiles are safe, as long as they stand for "values" and outside DC "common people." All press is good press, as it was for Trump in 2016. Make the controversy yours, say that media is "fake news." Label sex with minors "courting."
https://constitution.com/moore-suppo...ucoup-dollars/[
On the bright side it supports my full belief in religion as it is actually practiced - and why I do not believe they believe anything they claim to as their religion.
If it was and was really real, my hopes of seeing sweet destruction of evildoers done - and done swiftly would be realized!!!!!!!
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Originally Posted by Tero View Post
The Trump effect is here to stay. Pussy grabbers and pedophiles are safe, as long as they stand for "values" and outside DC "common people." All press is good press, as it was for Trump in 2016. Make the controversy yours, say that media is "fake news." Label sex with minors "courting."
https://constitution.com/moore-suppo...ucoup-dollars/[
The greatest sin according to the Trumpian religion is to admit wrongdoing. It's tantamount to becoming a prisoner of war. Failure is weakness!
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Because he could have denied it?
Yep, if he wanted to be morally debased like Moore and those who know he did it but won't tattle on him since it is more important to them to get republickers in to destroy the country than it is to follow their religion. Thus indicating what I keep pointing out about them and their hypocrisy.
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No evidence?

I guess men get banned from malls so often that we shouldn't read anything into that. Shouldn't pay attention to all the corroborating witnesses and should just dismiss that yearbook thing.

But, yeah, no "evidence".
Republickers rarely accept any evidence that doesn't support the result they want to be true. And get so widdle feewings hurted when called on it.
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"It was a known fact: Roy Moore liked young girls. It was treated like a joke. That's just the way it was."—retired cop in Moore’s hometown.
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AL.com has published their official endorsement of Jones yesterday, and I think a key reason is this:
Originally Posted by AL.com
A vote for Roy Moore sends the worst kind of message to Alabamians struggling with abuse: "if you ever do tell your story, Alabama won't believe you.

Or, worse, we'll believe you but we just won't care."
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Ouch. :dl

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