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Can't Even Go to the Park (for fear of exposing kids to homo-pervert PDA)
Accepting Abundance ^ | August 26, 2011 | Stacy Trasancos

Posted on 08/30/2011 10:16:41 AM PDT by markomalley

The same people who say I shouldn't impose my morality on them, are imposing immorality on me and my children to the point that I literally have a hard time even leaving my home anymore to do something as simple as visit the park. And this is freedom?

I am a Catholic stay-at-home mother of seven, and I live in the state of Massachusetts where "gay marriage" has been legal for seven years and it's just one aspect of the larger secular agenda. Because we have so many little children, it takes a phenomenal effort to go anywhere. We have only filled our truck with gasoline twice this entire summer vacation. We go to Mass and we go two miles up the road to a small outdoor swimming pool. That's pretty much it.

At the pool this summer there were homosexual couples with children and, while I was polite as my own young daughters doted on the baby with two "mommies", I also held my breath in anticipation of awkward questions - questions I'm not ready to answer. My young daughters are all under the age of eight and they are not old enough to understand why a baby would have two women calling themselves "mommies".

When there were two men relaxing at the side of the pool unnaturally close to each other, effeminately rubbing elbows and exchanging doe-eyes, I was again anxiously watching my children hoping they wouldn't ask questions. They don't see Daddy do that with anyone but Mommy. We haven't been back to the pool for a couple of weeks, except once but it rained. The truth is, now I don't really want to go back.

So what am I harping about?

Today we decided to go to the park. We live near a nice park that is safe, clean and quiet. Two of my daughters were in the sandbox, one on the slide, the other on the swings, and as I lifted the baby out of his stroller I looked up to see four women laughing at a baby boy as he was swinging in one of those bucket baby swings. That seems harmless enough, but I'm so sensitized to the strangeness in my community that I've developed this ever-present jumpiness whenever I'm in public. Sure enough, two of the women, so happy to see a baby boy laughing, embraced and remained standing there rubbing each other's back in a way that was clearly not just friendly affection.

This is my community. I find myself unable to even leave the house anymore without worrying about what in tarnation we are going to encounter. We are responsible citizens. We live by the rules, we pay our taxes, we take care of our things. I'm supposed to be able to influence what goes on in my community, and as a voter I do exercise that right. But I'm outnumbered. I can't even go to normal places without having to sit silently and tolerate immorality. We all know what would happen if I asked two men or two women to stop displaying, right in front of me and my children, that they live in sodomy.

So now I go on a rant.


Our taxes are being used to fund contraception, abortion and IVF already. That offends me in ways that are inexpressible. I read last December in the Wall Street Journal how two men near us are raising two assembled daughters after announcing to the world how they killed two other siblings in surrogate mothers in India. Let me guess? I shouldn't offend them though, right? And what's next at the park? A needle exchange drop-box for heroin users? No joke. These things are not isolated, it is all the same issue at a fundamental level. We're being pushed to accept immorality and it's not just on TV and in Washington D.C. It's right in front of us too.

We fund a lot of illegal immigrants here (just ask the President about his auntie) and helping people who really need help is not something I'd ever oppose. But it's still haunting me that just this week I learned of an illegal immigrant who killed a young man innocently out for a ride on his motorcycle. The illegal immigrant, who didn't have a license, was so drunk he didn't notice when he hit a motorcyclist and then dragged the 23 year old college graduate a quarter of a mile while people were yelling at him to stop. When he finally did stop, the young man was still alive until the drunk driver put the car in reverse and backed up over him before driving away. He's charged with vehicular homicide and "reckless conduct creating a risk to a child." He had a six year old in the car with him.


Do you think knowing this happened about seven miles from my home makes me afraid to leave the house? You bet it does. But that just adds to everything else I'm being asked to tolerate. Seriously, is this freedom?



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KEYWORDS: culturaldecay; homonaziagenda; homonazism; homosexualagenda; ivf; moralabsolutes; stuartcrisatroll; trolls
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1 posted on 08/30/2011 10:16:44 AM PDT by markomalley
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To: markomalley

But, but, but...”What consenting adults do in the privacy of their own homes doesn’t affect me!”

It’s too bad we can’t see very far down the road. Otherwise we might avoid getting stuck in these sinkholes.


2 posted on 08/30/2011 10:23:01 AM PDT by LearsFool ("Thou shouldst not have been old, till thou hadst been wise.")
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To: markomalley

What does the author want the government to do?

Does she want the police to arrest gay couples who appear in public? I don’t, even though I disapprove of their way of life.


3 posted on 08/30/2011 10:23:13 AM PDT by reaganaut1
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To: markomalley
Get your kids out of the big urban areas and stop whining!

The big cities are lost, gone as were Sodom and Gomorrah!

4 posted on 08/30/2011 10:25:11 AM PDT by SWAMPSNIPER (The Second Amendment, A Matter of Fact, Not a Matter of Opinion)
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To: reaganaut1

Simple gestures of affection are one thing and should not be a problem. I agree with you regarding the author’s insinuations, should we incarcerate them for showing affection?

Perverted acts in public, regardless gay or straight, are a different matter all together.


5 posted on 08/30/2011 10:29:19 AM PDT by montyspython (This thread needs more cowbell)
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To: markomalley

If tasered do you get a twofer?


6 posted on 08/30/2011 10:31:40 AM PDT by G Larry (I dream of a day when a man is judged by the content of his character)
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To: markomalley

Good Post. My community is a haven for the homeless. Now, I have compassion for them, I volunteered for two years with my churches homeless ministry, every saturday night. I had to stop to spend more time with my kids.
Now it’s gotten to where I wouldn’t even take my kids to the library, or go to the park.
My idea of government is to have a community where we can all feel safe. If I’m the one paying the tax dollars, but I can’t use the library or the park, or even walk down the street after dark and feel safe, is that justice? Is that the role of government? There is a balance, but the pendulum has swung to far to favoring the unwise and unhealthy over those that just want to raise their kids and pay their bills. We need to restore a balance that says - ok we want to help you, but we’re not going to allow to run roughshod over the rights of others just because you happen to be poor, which may or may not be the result of your own choices.


7 posted on 08/30/2011 10:32:06 AM PDT by thefoundersrock
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To: SWAMPSNIPER
The big cities are lost ...
Big cities? Back in the mid 80s, I had the misfortune of taking the family on a vacation that included Provincetown.
Same sex couples all over each other like white on rice.
Haven't spent a dime in that state since then.
8 posted on 08/30/2011 10:32:18 AM PDT by oh8eleven (RVN '67-'68)
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To: reaganaut1
Does she want the police to arrest gay couples who appear in public?

The myopia among conservatives is astounding. Can't we see more than 5 feet beyond the front bumper?

The mistake we made was in choosing this road. So no, it's a bit too late to try to avoid the hazards one by one as they come into our near-sighted view.
9 posted on 08/30/2011 10:35:50 AM PDT by LearsFool ("Thou shouldst not have been old, till thou hadst been wise.")
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To: markomalley

The normal was unable to resist-inter alia-the perversion of our culture. The next step is obvious, lower the age of consent to allow the harvesting of the children. Such is the price of weakness.


10 posted on 08/30/2011 10:36:58 AM PDT by AEMILIUS PAULUS (It is a shame that when these people give a riot)
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To: SWAMPSNIPER
The big cities are lost, gone as were Sodom and Gomorrah!

When California goes (where it all starts), it will go big. When that happens, we'll have the great cleansing the prophets of old warned us about.
If you look at a map of the U.S. you'll see that all the low lying liberal areas will be lost to the sea. The only areas that will be left will be the red or mostly conservative areas. Any leftists that survive the cleaning will still end up getting cleansed in a different way. There will be no "tolerance" for them.
In fact, Einsteins predicted polar shift will cleanse the entire globe.
I think the big "scare" of 2012 may be this polar shift.

11 posted on 08/30/2011 10:39:23 AM PDT by concerned about politics ("Get thee behind me, Liberal")
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To: SWAMPSNIPER
“Get your kids out of the big urban areas and stop whining!”

I am not going to run away because these groups brag about how they are taking over. My livelihood is here. I raise my children with strong traditional values and will never run away from anybody.

12 posted on 08/30/2011 10:39:37 AM PDT by detective
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To: markomalley

Unfortunately parks are one of the places they are at.


13 posted on 08/30/2011 10:42:10 AM PDT by freekitty (Give me back my conservative vote; then find me a real conservative to vote for)
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To: reaganaut1

They should all be destroyed like the demon-scum they are.


14 posted on 08/30/2011 10:42:21 AM PDT by stuartcr ("Everything happens as God wants it to...otherwise, things would be different.")
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To: SWAMPSNIPER
Get your kids out of the big urban areas and stop whining! The big cities are lost, gone as were Sodom and Gomorrah!

I got news for you, this crap is in the 'burbs, too.

15 posted on 08/30/2011 10:43:55 AM PDT by dfwgator
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To: montyspython

With this subject, one person’s affectionate gesture is another’s perverted act.

We need morality police...


16 posted on 08/30/2011 10:44:02 AM PDT by stuartcr ("Everything happens as God wants it to...otherwise, things would be different.")
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To: thefoundersrock
My idea of government is to have a community where we can all feel safe.

Oh no, you uttered the dreaded c-word - "community"! That makes you a communist! Obviously you think individual rights should be trampled on just so you can have your utopian "community"! Next you'll be telling people what color they can paint their house and how many rose bushes they can have in their yard! /sarc

But seriously, I'm in total agreement with you. If we're not permitted to preserve what we share (i.e. "common", "community"), then we're tyrannized by the "individual rights" of others.
17 posted on 08/30/2011 10:45:30 AM PDT by LearsFool ("Thou shouldst not have been old, till thou hadst been wise.")
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To: markomalley

Here is what you do - get the hell out of queerville. Find a nice small town in the midwest. Try Wyoming for starters.


18 posted on 08/30/2011 10:46:28 AM PDT by lesko
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To: stuartcr

Well, if you see two dudes buck naked doing the reach around on a swing set I’d ay that you have crossed over to the severely perverted.


19 posted on 08/30/2011 10:47:38 AM PDT by montyspython (This thread needs more cowbell)
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To: concerned about politics

Don’t you dare start giving me hope. I’m heavily invested in being depressed in the state of humanity.

I hadn’t read about Einstein and polar shifts - very cool stuff.


20 posted on 08/30/2011 10:49:19 AM PDT by RabidBartender (The above statement is not meant to be offensive to women. Please don't whine and have me banned.)
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To: stuartcr

[ With this subject, one person’s affectionate gesture is another’s perverted act.

We need morality police... ]

No, we don’t need a state sponsored morality police. What we do need is to be able to comment and verbally chastise such acts in public as private citizens without fear of being charged with a “hate crime” for expressing our 1st amendment rights.


21 posted on 08/30/2011 10:51:53 AM PDT by GraceG
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To: markomalley

It is hard to believe what you describe could happen in the United States and it is imperative that you protect your family and protect your community.

If you are to protect your family you may be able to do a few things that will eradicate these evil and Godless people and lifestyle from your community.

First, pretend to befriend them and once you have their names call Child Protective Services and inform them that their children are being abused, perhaps even sexually.

Take pictures of these sodomites and post the pictures on the Internet and all around your community with a description of what these Sodomites are doing in your park.

When you see them fondeling each other in your park, you should call the police and file a complaint.

Finally, if you have their names, you can file suit against them and your city for violating your First Amendment Rights to freely practice your religion.

Be strong. If nothing else works, you should stand up in your park and at your loudest and strongest voice demand that the sodomites leave your park.


22 posted on 08/30/2011 10:52:33 AM PDT by Uncle Slayton (Texan Pride)
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To: markomalley

Move


23 posted on 08/30/2011 10:56:10 AM PDT by ilovesarah2012
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To: montyspython

I Agree


24 posted on 08/30/2011 10:56:35 AM PDT by stuartcr ("Everything happens as God wants it to...otherwise, things would be different.")
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To: markomalley

I don’t understand how a mother of seven has time to write such a long article. LOL


25 posted on 08/30/2011 10:57:17 AM PDT by ilovesarah2012
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To: montyspython

There was an article posted a while ago about some park in NYC that this group volunteered to clean up every weekend. One weekend they actually counted the condoms strewn everywhere, it was in the thousands. In one week. Of course the volunteer group was very non-judgmental and I’m not sure if the word “gay” was even mentioned in the article. And it isn’t a case of them being forced in the bushes because NYC is so hard on the gays, it’s just something they enjoy doing, having lots of sex with anonymous men.

Freegards


26 posted on 08/30/2011 10:59:16 AM PDT by Ransomed
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To: reaganaut1

“Does she want the police to arrest gay couples who appear in public?”

If the presence of gay couples expressing themselves in her park offends her, it is in fact a violation of her First Amendment Right to practice her religion and the gays should be arrested.


27 posted on 08/30/2011 10:59:57 AM PDT by Uncle Slayton (Texan Pride)
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To: Ransomed

Fags in bushes, almost an oxymoron, almost...


28 posted on 08/30/2011 11:05:48 AM PDT by montyspython (This thread needs more cowbell)
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To: stuartcr

“They should all be destroyed like the demon-scum they are.”

Uh.....okaaaay?

I don’t like their openly flaunting that stuff especially in front of kids either.

But seriously?

All they need to do is control that childish need for PDA and no one will notice them nor care.


29 posted on 08/30/2011 11:06:01 AM PDT by VanDeKoik (1 million in stimulus dollars paid for this tagline!)
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To: ilovesarah2012; SWAMPSNIPER; oh8eleven; concerned about politics; detective; dfwgator; lesko
Move (and variations of the same thought)

Problem is that with the ubiquitousness of the media and the state-sanctioned school curricula, move is a temporary solution at best. This garbage is coming to a suburb or small town near you...and sooner than you'd like to think.

Don't believe it? Remember what state Kathleen Sebelius was from...not exactly the urban core, was it?

It is time to stop retreating. Every time you think the problem is solved by pulling your kids out of public school and then ignoring the problem...you help perpetuate the issue. Every time you think the problem is solved by abandoning the urban for the countryside...you help perpetuate the problem. Why? Because by retreating from the cancer rather than fighting it, you just give it room to metastasize.

And note: I am not saying that you must enroll your kids in public school or move into the barrio. I am saying that you cannot ignore the problem just because you've done so. That is not a solution. It is just, at best, postponement.

30 posted on 08/30/2011 11:13:08 AM PDT by markomalley (Nothing emboldens the wicked so greatly as the lack of courage on the part of the good-Pope Leo XIII)
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To: VanDeKoik

They can’t because they are demon-possessed. Burning in hell for eternity is too good for their kind.


31 posted on 08/30/2011 11:38:56 AM PDT by stuartcr ("Everything happens as God wants it to...otherwise, things would be different.")
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To: reaganaut1

I want them to keep their consenting corruption in the privacy of their own home.If normal Americans can be penalized for refusing to provide services to those whose lifestyle choice they find repulsive —then WHY NOT penalize the reprobates for their repulsive and anti-social acts?


32 posted on 08/30/2011 11:39:23 AM PDT by StonyBurk (ring)
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To: markomalley

Yep, they are forcing it down your childrens throats at school and on TV. No “choice” will be given to the kids in this.


33 posted on 08/30/2011 11:55:48 AM PDT by GeronL (The Right to Life came before the Right to Happiness)
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To: montyspython

The problem is- at least in my observation - homosexuals sometimes are far more gratuitous in their public displays than most hetero “couples”. It is almost as if they are after the intentional shock-value.

But more importantly - and if one pays attention to the original writer’s situation - why should families have to worry about explaining such deviant and immoral “relationships” that their children seen at public parks?

There is absolutely NOTHING right about homosexuality, nor the public display of it (and no - I’m not a big fan of gratuitous displays of affection in such family-oriented public places either).


34 posted on 08/30/2011 12:02:44 PM PDT by TheBattman (They exchanged the truth about God for a lie and worshiped and served the creature...)
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To: GraceG

Hate Crime Legislation doesn’t trump the Constitution!

Unlike Canada and the UK. Freedom of speech is enshrined in our constitution. No mere federal law can trump that. You right to lawfully assemble in any public place and tell people what you think of them shall not be infringed.


35 posted on 08/30/2011 12:21:49 PM PDT by The_Repugnant_Conservative
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To: markomalley

normally i would suggest moving, as you’d take your tax dollars, and tax dollars of your children when they are of age, with you. libs/progressives depend on tax dollars to survive.

of course, not having enough tax revenue on the local level just means they’ll ask the state & then the fed... which will be more then happy to hand them more money... money they borrow from china...

so it’s come to a point where you cannot make something stop by voting with your feet... as they will get the money from you, even if you live 2000 miles away (ie: florida)

the only other option would be... to speak up. to explain why their behavior is not acceptable to you and your family... and not be willing to compromise any further. they will call you names, such is life.

after the name calling is when we will get to the solution stage


36 posted on 08/30/2011 12:47:03 PM PDT by sten (fighting tyranny never goes out of style)
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To: markomalley

This is ultimately what we get when we “don’t care what two people do behind closed doors.”

Re-criminalize sodomy.


37 posted on 08/30/2011 12:48:31 PM PDT by fwdude ("When in the Course of human events it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve ...")
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To: oh8eleven
Haven't spent a dime in that state since then.

doesn't matter.

rhode island will still receive your money via federal taxes.

38 posted on 08/30/2011 12:49:12 PM PDT by sten (fighting tyranny never goes out of style)
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To: The_Repugnant_Conservative; GraceG

The writer has the First Amendment right not only to practice her religion by not having to view the undesirables expressing their perversion in her park but she also has the responsibility to publicly express her objections regarding the sodomites in her park and make sure they are banished from her park.


39 posted on 08/30/2011 1:00:12 PM PDT by Uncle Slayton (Texan Pride)
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To: markomalley

The author is worried about her children seeing two men rubbing elbows or two women rubbing each other on the back? Seriously? Odds are her children don’t even realize the sexual innuendos of these gestures. I don’t know about her children but when I was that age I paid attention to what I was doing at the park. What adults were doing was of no interest to me. If her children had seen two men or two women kissing or (Heaven help us) actually having sex in the park, that would have led to some awkward questions. The PDA she mentioned is pretty mild compared to what she could have seen.

I also have to wonder if the author would be as upset if her children witnessed hetero PDA in the park, which is also gross.


40 posted on 08/30/2011 1:02:55 PM PDT by SoCal SoCon (Yesterday Argentina, Today Greece, Tomorrow America)
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To: montyspython

It was ruled by a MA court that Gay activity at Rest Stops is part of the Gay Lifestyle and not to be interrupted by the State Police. If you take a leak behind a tree because your bladder’s going to burst because of the sexual activity at the Rest Stops you’re a Sex Offender.


41 posted on 08/30/2011 1:06:19 PM PDT by massgopguy (I owe everything to George Bailey)
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To: LearsFool

Great answer! I expected to see you take some heat for it, but nope.

For a long time, I had this as my tagline:

“Yes, as a matter of fact, what you do in the privacy of your bedroom IS my business.”

Man! THAT caused many a liberal FReeper head to explode.


42 posted on 08/30/2011 1:14:24 PM PDT by Responsibility2nd (The views and opinions expressed in this post are true and correct. Deal with it.)
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To: markomalley

HIDEOUS TO THE MAX FOR SURE.

And . . . nothing compared to what’s coming.

Folks of all combinations will be doing it in broad daylight in public parks and sidewalks.

Protestors for decency will be mobbed and killed.

Scripture is clear . . . worse than ever has been or ever will be again.


43 posted on 08/30/2011 1:19:40 PM PDT by Quix (Times are a changin' INSURE you have believed in your heart & confessed Jesus as Lord Come NtheFlesh)
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To: fwdude

Exactly.

See post 42.

When liberals at FR challenge that tagline, I ask them:

Are we living in a better time now or when all 50 states had sodomy laws?

The apathy of what perverts do in the privacy of their own bedroom will (and HAS) adversely affected America.

If you don’t care what two consenting adults do in the privacy of their own bedroom, then don’t come compalining to me what they do in thier own barracks.


44 posted on 08/30/2011 1:20:41 PM PDT by Responsibility2nd (The views and opinions expressed in this post are true and correct. Deal with it.)
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To: Responsibility2nd

“Yes, as a matter of fact, what you do in the privacy of your bedroom IS my business.”

Darn right it is our business what people do in their bedrooms and we have the ability and technology to monitor and prohibit such undesirable acts in public and in private.


45 posted on 08/30/2011 1:23:39 PM PDT by Uncle Slayton (Texan Pride)
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To: detective

As the parent of an adult, it likely doesn’t matter that you have raised your children with traditional values and that you don’t run.

The culture is strong. I know countless adult children of committed conservatives who did everything right and many of the children still ended up compromised in one way or another, if not totally destroyed. Those who were fortunate in the way their own children turned out still have to worry about the grandchildren.

However, it makes little difference where you live, AFAIK. The culture beckons to youth through media and academia and they cannot wait to run to the urban centers. Nor are the small towns all that free from these influences, any longer. Name the perversion or the destructive behavior and it is probably prevalent and visible everywhere.

The real worries come when the children are young adults, on their own and have begun to filter what they tell their parents about their lives. Even before that happens, we simply cannot read their minds and we cannot simply demand that they think in certain ways.

For every degenerate or person who just made poor choices, there are parents who tried their very best. This was true even 50 years ago and probably before that.


46 posted on 08/30/2011 1:47:04 PM PDT by reformedliberal
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To: Uncle Slayton

I don’t recall any court case supporting such.

Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof;

Don’t see any provision whereby one religions free exercise may compel others to commit or restrict otherwise legal expression. Can a Jew order me to keep Kosher?


47 posted on 08/30/2011 1:55:37 PM PDT by The_Repugnant_Conservative
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To: Responsibility2nd
I expected to see you take some heat for it, but nope.

I think more of us are starting to understand. Too bad this won't fit in a tag line...

There are three types of people involved in this sort of discussion:
1. Those who can see the end of the road from the beginning
2. Those who can't, but who trust God to steer us away from trouble
3. Those who think they're smarter than God, who steer us wrong and get us all in a bad part of town

There are always too few in the first category to keep us out of trouble. If there had been enough in the second category, we could've prevented those in the third from ruining our nation. This is why John Adams declared, "This Constitution is written for a moral and religious people. It is inadequate for the governing of any other kind."
48 posted on 08/30/2011 2:01:19 PM PDT by LearsFool ("Thou shouldst not have been old, till thou hadst been wise.")
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To: LearsFool

“Those who can see the end of the road from the beginning.”

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

Some would argue (me, for instance) that the road is far too long for any of us to see the ending. And way too dark.

But we have (God-given) headlights - just as a car - and we CAN see 100 yards down the road. And that leads us to your second point:

“Those who can’t, but who trust God to steer us away from trouble.”

Great observations.


49 posted on 08/30/2011 2:18:10 PM PDT by Responsibility2nd (The views and opinions expressed in this post are true and correct. Deal with it.)
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To: Responsibility2nd

The benefit of sodomy laws was NOT to invade people’s living space and prevent them from committing homosexual acts behind closed doors, but was a societal censure against such acts. Our culture said homosexuality was wrong, and if you did it, nobody had better know about it. This was beneficial to everyone, as you so allude to a better time when we didn’t have such perverse sodomy waved in our faces.


50 posted on 08/30/2011 2:18:44 PM PDT by fwdude ("When in the Course of human events it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve ...")
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