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  • Words Kill. (Vanity)

    03/12/2005 12:54:00 PM PST · by null and void · 148 replies · 1,229+ views
    Vanity | 3/12/05 | (the Constitution is not) null and void
    There was considerable discussion of this thesis on the Atlanta shooting thread, Although we never reached a consensus, we did agree that the shooting thread wasn't the time or the place to debate this. Here's a place. Anyone got the time? Two camps, the correct one - mine- says that Words are far deadlier than gunpowder. This camp can site multiple examples, From the qu'ran to to the Communist Manifesto. Example: The Supremes wrote some words in 1963, that seeing a suspect in restraints prejudices a jury. These words are a direct root cause of the recent deaths in Atlanta....
  • White Southerners Drag This Country Down

    09/19/2004 7:57:12 AM PDT · by chasio649 · 184 replies · 3,128+ views ^ | Sept. 14, 2004 | Mark Gelbart
    Don't get me wrong. I live in the south, and I love the south. I spend my Saturday afternoons watching the Georgia Bulldogs and other southern college football teams; I enjoy true quality peaches and real grapes known as scuppernongs; I eat my fatback and grits; and the people are very nice. I simply disagree with them about politics and religion. The political beliefs of white southerners drag this country down. It has always been this way throughout American history starting with the issue of slavery. Most northern states gave up slavery as early as 1800, but for economic reasons,...