Skip to comments.Ryan is a good man, but does not redeem the abortionist/homosexualist statist Romney
Posted on 08/11/2012 4:42:48 PM PDT by Jim Robinson
Except for his unfortunate go along to get along support of TARP, bailouts, stimulus spending and the increased credit limit, etc, Ryan is a pretty good choice. Probably the best choice of the RINOS that were on Romney's short list. I support Ryan for the vice presidency. Wish he were at the top of the ticket, though.
But I still cannot and will not support the grand father of ObamaCare. Romney still loves and brags about his bastard brainchild, RomneyCare, even today when he knows what an anti-liberty socialist POS it is.
And the fact that he advocated that abortion should be safe and legal in America for over three decades of his adult lifetime and even advocated that Roe v Wade should be supported and sustained as settled law precludes any consideration whatsoever by this pro-life Christian for Myth Romney for the presidency.
And the fact that he boasted that he would be better for "gay rights" than Ted Kennedy, and proved it just increases my resistance.
That, and his penchant for gun control, his continuing support for global warming, gays in the scouts, gays in the military, and his record of appointing liberal judges makes it all but impossible for me to support him.
Lastly, we're having a bit of changeover on our moderator staff. At least two moderators resigned this afternoon after I flatly refused to rein in a so-called anti-Mormon "bigot" on FR. Well, if being in opposition to false prophets and false prophecy makes a Christian believer a bigot, then I guess I'm a bigot. I've posted before that I flat do not believe that the Book of Mormon is the true word of God. Nor do I believe that Joseph Smith was a prophet of God. The Christian bible warns us to be weary of false prophets and that I am. Romney being the presumptive Republican nominee does not change that fact.
Dude... nobody, but NOBODY, was as vile an anti-Palin troll as pissant.
Seriously. I had to cobble up extra pics just for him, and him alone.
... well. You get the idea. ;)
And in six months time they will still be obsessing about Jim and FR....they preach a LOT about being "more tolerant than FR", however they don't really allow any "stepping out of line" such as criticism of mormonism. Talk about a virtual "stoning".
I spent a couple of days there and couldn't take it... It was really like peering into a snake pit and it was kinda like going back in time to Junior High school. I had to look in my closet for saddle shoes and a broomstick skirt, to see if there wuz any chance of gettin' in with the popular kids....;0)
What I disliked the most is there is a large number of FReepers who are still posting here, but bashing FR and especially JR there daily. FR has its faults, but there isn't one little clique running things. Too big, and too diverse and even though there is a handful trying to wrest control from Jim and run things by the use of censorship, (we've seen this for several years) they aren't succeeding.
Anyway, I'd as soon see the malcontents just move along and take their vitriol with them.
Go study Torah — The true word of G-d.
I just put Giuliani as a title
Great thing on the models. Hope you have fun.
It has been a good thing for me in helping with the rehab from cancer and the resulting disabilities...and it has been a GREAT thing in terms of interacting with my grandsons and teaching them the skill and imparting them good lessons about patience, working with their hands, following detailed technical instructions, and having a sense of achievement and pride in their work.
The good Lord works in our lives in His ways...not our own...and every condition can be turned for the good if we place our faith in Him and His Son.
Here’s my site tracking the model work I am doing:
My 1/350 Scale Model Shop
thanks for the information
I’ll pray about it
The chances are zero, there are already about 50 “third parties”, Alan Keyes ran in two of them PLUS the GOP in 2008.
The pre civil war origins of the republican party does not reflect anything useful for today when parties measure their age by centuries and we have total democracy with everyone over 18 voting and 54% of voters being female.
The republicans simply replaced the Whigs, even 2 years after they first met, John Fremont came in second in the 1856 presidential race, the know Nothings third party came in a distant third with 8 electoral votes.
The Whigs were pre civil war America, the party only lasted 22 years itself (1833 to 1856). The Republicans held their first convention on July 6, 1854 and four months later held 19% of the Congress and 25% of the Senate, six years later they held the majority in the Congress, the majority in the Senate, and they had the Presidency. The Republicans were never really a third party at all.
Here is an article by the historian (among other things) Michael Medved that I think you will find useful.
Gee..sounds just like the 52,000 mormon missionaries..."study this book of mormon, it's the true word of God about the "one, true living church on the face of the earth".
Is THAT why you are such a defender?
That’s hilarious. I guess I missed the whole pissant/Palin thing.
Spend a little time in religion threads and you will see that most of that is directed at Protestants, Catholics, Mormons, and atheists.
He posted obscene, sexually graphic comments about Sarah, herself. He posted obscene, sexually graphic comments about Bristol Palin. He posted some truly execrable filth about Trig Palin, which doesn't even bear vague description, really.
Watching him finally get ZOTted was like being there live, in Munchkinland, the day Dorothy's house finally pulped the Wicked Witch of the West. ;)
Man, he was a bad dream, he was one weird guy.
PS: God told me to tell you...try reading all his words, not just the ones you can twist to attack his other children.
Believing Christians will always admonish their Jewish brothers and sisters to seek the fulfilment of their covenant in Messiah Jesus. It is the Great Commission, the last task the resurrected Jesus assigned to us before he returned to the Father. We don’t mean to offend, but this is something we can’t not do. It’s part of being Christian, and its something that really shouldn’t surprise you when you cavort among us. Just sayin ...
Well, I’m glad I missed it!
Nice terminology ;0)
interesting you refuse to address the substantive points in my posts.....
thanks for the conversation......
Why don’t you pray for me and I’ll pray for you?
And pray for yourself: Pray that God would show you if this christianity stuff is true.
What would you have me pray?
Thanks for the link! I’m not quite at the Grandpa state yet, but the younger ones of my 7 kids would really enjoy working on models with me. My 2nd youngest has many medical issues, his left side doesn’t work too well - will always live with us because of mental development issues, so anything that gets him to use his left hand and also get a sense of accomplishment is great.
The chances are zero,
***I didn’t post anything about chances. You need to read up on how God works with very little resources. Read Gideon — he had 10,000 men to take on an army of 300,000 and God told him he still had too many, knock it down to 300 so that everyone knew God did it.
The pre civil war origins of the republican party does not reflect anything useful for today
***Hogwash. The fiscon Whigs threw the socons under the bus, and the republicans started their own meek little party under such circumstances. How many Whigs are there today?
“Have you informed Jim Robinson about your opinion of FR? Here, I’ll do it for you.”
No he won’t. Doesn’t have to guts. Tried suicide by cop a couple of times. Can’t seem to get zotted. So I’ll try again.
It is freakin ridiculous how about 20 people on FR kiss Jim’s butt, about how he is the owner, and his opinion trumps everyone elses.
What a crock!
Jim started FR and is allowing it to morph into a hate site. Too bad.
Who was that loser from Little Green Footballs that let his site be destroyed? Well, look in the mirror. That could be the future of FR.
The treatment of people like Jeff Head by Jimmy’s inner sanctum on this thread is disgusting. Disgusting.
None of the foregoing subjected the Roman Catholic Church (and by necessary implication each and every other pro-life church) to specific persecution as have BOTH Mittler and Obozo through their respective "health insurance" schemes. Romney's is worse on the persecution question. Mittler required the Roman Catholic Church to provide abortion coverage and sex change surgical coverage and other abominations in policies covering 90-year old nursing home confined, Alzheimer's suffering nuns and priests and Obozo did not. Small difference: minimal advantage to Obozo not that I would be caught alive or dead voting for either of them.
Mittler supports "gay" everything just like Obozo. Both are competing for fudgepackers' best supporter. Nothing to choose there.
Mittler supports turning innocent children over to lavender queens as though they were qualified to be adoptive substitute "parents." So does Obozo.
BOTH Obozo and Mittler are gun grabbers. Both are cpmmotted to farming ordinary folks on taxes to subsidize their megawealthy pals and supporters. Both favor what amounts to a certain path to socialized medicine. Both yearn for cap 'n' trade. Etc., Etc., Etc., ad infinitum, ad nauseam.
BTW, I was talking about latae sententiae excommunication and not damnation. With all due respect, you are no more qualified to instruct me as to what "other serious Catholics say" than I am to instruct you as to what serious Reformed theologians may say or as to what they may think the Bible says. I avoid discussions in which I am called upon to aggravate my fellow FReepers over their respective religious commitments and beliefs. I thank them to return the favor. What suffices for me is that FReepers be people committed consistently to the principles which characterize FR's mission as to matters political. That is not a matter of handicapping political races between utterly acceptable baby-murderers, faggot coddlers, gun grabbers, tax hikers, Demonrats of the open or disguised variety such as this year's two major party nominees, chronically hysterical environmental whackos, etc. It is not a matter of obsessing on which of two utterly unacceptable SOBs nominated by the major parties may be an infinitesimal smidgeon better on this issue or that when BOTH have absolutely unacceptable positions on each and every issue that really matters (i.e not $$$ issues).
You can keep on responding as though there were any possibility whatsoever that I would wind up agreeing with your support of Mittler. There is and will be no such possibility. Mittler = Obozo = Beelzebub = Obozo = Mittler = Baal = Mittler = Obozo = Moloch = Obozo = Mittler. That is and will continue to be my position. I will vote for Tom Hoefling. I do not owe my vote to either Obozo or Mittler and neither will get it. I do not owe my POTUS vote to the GOP as currently constituted and the GOP will not get it. I owe absolutely nothing to the Romney pom pom girls who think I owe them my vote for their candidate. I don't and won't. I also don't claim to speak for God especially not in support of Mittler.
My vote is not a "secular nod." I don't check my Faith at the door of the voting place. However imperfectly, it follows me and is part of me wherever I go.
I missed it, too.
I saw Pissant giving Palin followers a rough ride a couple of times, but I didn’t see the denouement.
Unfortunate. He was the staunchest supporter of Duncan Hunter. I felt he was on target when he gave the Fredheads tizzies by saying Fred didn’t have the “fire in the belly”.
But sometimes we go off the deep end, what can I say?
This site officially supports Israel and the Jewish people and Judeo-Christian values. Thank you very much.
Jim started FR and is allowing it to morph into a hate site.
***If you consider it a hate site then you won’t be posting here any more, right?
And so do I. I can’t help it if someone deliberately misreads what I post.
There are about 52 third parties, and a lot of them are conservative.
I think the electorate of today makes a huge difference compared with the electorate of 1856, when it comes to making sudden, bold, radical changes.
I also think that it makes a difference that there were only young parties, even the oldest party, the democrat party, was only about 30 years old at the time the republicans took the Presidency.
Well, there’s lots of accusations of hate, I’ll give you that, but it’s mostly RINOs or CINOs expressing their hatred for us “purists.”
“Hate” is a word (actually a political tool) invented and used by the evil side to encourage their followers to persecute the undesirables.
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It is freakin ridiculous how about 20 people on FR kiss Jims butt, about how he is the owner, and his opinion trumps everyone elses.
The adulation of Jeff and "butt kissing" from his "inner sanctum" is your business, but don't expect it from every FReeper.
Eerily reminiscent of the 1830s.
Praise to the man who communed with Jehovah!
Jesus annointed that Prophet and Seer.
Blessed to open the last dispensation,
Kings shall extol him, and nations revere.
Great is his glory and endless his priesthood.
Ever and ever the keys he will hold.
Faithful and true he will enter his kingdom,
Crowned in the midst of the prophets of old.
I don’t hate Romney. I don’t hate gays. I just can’t go along with their shared godless liberal/progressive statist agendas.
Another option -- favored by those without significant impulse control issues, at any rate -- is simply not logging onto Free Republic any longer.
Rather than insisting that Daddy take care of things for them, I mean.
And I don’t hate Mormons. Just don’t believe the founder of their sect is a true prophet of God or that their book is the true word of God. And I can’t change that. It’s just the way it is. Must’ve been because of my upbringing in a Christian family.
"Like he's actually the founder or the owner, or something!"
Jeff’s a great guy and has no problem speaking for himself. I don’t think he needs me to be a nanny for him. If he is seriously attacked to the point he needs to submit an abuse report, I’m sure that either me or one of the mods will be happy to take a look at it.
And if you wish to leave FR, be my guest. You don’t have to get the zot or opus or anything. You’re a grown adult. You can just leave and not look back. Give me a couple minutes and I’ll reset your FR cookie. After that you won’t be able to post again, unless you log in. If you do login again, then you really weren’t serious about leaving or you’re a glutton for punishment.
I want to conquer a vast, institutional party. I think Palin and a lot of tea party voters and some of our politicians do too.
As far as Romney goes, I won’t be voting for him, but I do expect that there will be a conservative plan to maximize our protest vote in some way that sends a unified message, I don’t mind waiting for the tea party, and/or JR’s ideas.
Medved probably likes things the way they are, with Romney, but his article is still informational.
A new type of zot demands new signage.
And then you pull out a line of Scripture rather than FINISH the one I posted. Was that because you realized that taking all 5 verses of Scripture within the context of my original post doesn't support your own hypocrisy? Matthew 7:
1 Judge not, that ye be not judged. 2 For with what judgment ye judge, ye shall be judged: and with what measure ye mete, it shall be measured to you again. Mk. 4.24 3 And why beholdest thou the mote that is in thy brother's eye, but considerest not the beam that is in thine own eye? 4 Or how wilt thou say to thy brother, Let me pull out the mote out of thine eye; and, behold, a beam is in thine own eye? 5 Thou hypocrite, first cast out the beam out of thine own eye; and then shalt thou see clearly to cast out the mote out of thy brother's eye.
Duncan Hunter wasn’t a serious candidate, he was retiring and wanted the publicity to keep his 28 year congressional seat in the family, his son, Duncan Hunter naturally won, beating the Navy SEAL that might have been a threat, and Duncan senior has not been heard from since.
I live in their district and always vote Hunter.
Pissant creepily worshiped Duncan Hunter as a sort of father figure or something, and did not understand that he was a good congressman, but he was never going to be a Governor, or a Senator, or a President, and especially not the year that he was retiring from politics for good, and not looking to start another career.
For them to have truly hurt me, I would have to have some degree of sentiment invested in them and I assure you, there is none.
I told the story of my father to simply explain how I came to believe the things I do. I was taught.
I wont share too many details about my past here, mainly because of the group of folks who seem obsessed with picking apart everything or everyone they disagree with. My mother escaped with me and my siblings to the United States where we lived with family and for years, did not know my fathers fate.
Raised to believe the United States was where we would be safe, I believe it to this day.
Dont take their attacks on me or Jews too personally. They are limited by their lack of education, narrow-mindedness and hatred, whether they realize it or not.
Thank you again.
I get my hackles up over injustice and cruelty. That's why I defended you. It's good to know you are tough enough to take care of that yourself. I imagine that's why your father survived.
The number of good people here far exceeds the number of mean ones. I'm essentially a sensitive individual and perhaps too idealistic for this world. I'll finish this post with a couple of my favorite quotes:
"Write injuries in sand, kindnesses in marble." [French Proverb]
"Great leaders are those who inspire greatness in others." [Anonymous, possibly Confucius paraphrased]
"In spite of everything, I still believe that people are good at heart." [Anne Frank]
"Let it roll off your back like water off a duck." [My Father]
You’re much worse than that.
Actually, it’s called discernment. When you post ugliness, hatred, vitriol, and worse, you don’t deserve to think of yourselves as even worthy of being an apprentice of either Paul or Peter.
Your behavior more exemplifies the father of lies.
Because you refuse to follow Christ's teaching.
21 Not every one that saith unto me, Lord, Lord, shall enter into the kingdom of heaven; but he that doeth the will of my Father which is in heaven.Romans 2
22 Many will say to me in that day, Lord, Lord, have we not prophesied in thy name? and in thy name have cast out devils? and in thy name done many wonderful works?
23 And then will I profess unto them, I never knew you: depart from me, ye that work iniquity.
1 You, therefore, have no excuse, you who pass judgment on someone else, for at whatever point you judge another, you are condemning yourself, because you who pass judgment do the same things.
2 Now we know that Gods judgment against those who do such things is based on truth.
3 So when you, a mere human being, pass judgment on them and yet do the same things, do you think you will escape Gods judgment?
4 Or do you show contempt for the riches of his kindness, forbearance and patience, not realizing that Gods kindness is intended to lead you to repentance?
The first time I visited Jerusalem, the capital of Israel, was 1988...
before that I was too poor to go...
I saved for years to visit “the Bible land”...
Always for me it was “next year, Jerusalem”...
You’re a good egg, arasina. :)
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