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  • Double Standards R - US

    Liberal love for you .. no double standards or anything !

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    Can you imagine the headlines and noise we'd hear if a conservative were to say something similar about liberals ???

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    Writer Calls for Conservative Students' Heads to Be Held 'Under Water Until They Stop Breathing'

    I legitimately thought he was joking, but I guess he wasnt. If a conservative said that about liberal students there would be an angry mob demanding we resign and leave our current positions.

    Jesse Farrar, who describes himself on his website as a Vice Sports Fantasy Guy and Deadspin's Beer Idiot replied and went to the extreme, saying they should hold the conservative students heads under water until they stop breathing,..

    ..he seems to call for the death of conservative students via water boarding suffocation. He even gave Farrar a chance to backtrack and say it was a joke:

    When pressed on whether he was being serious, he replied, I am not joking.

    ..Farrar actually wants conservative students to be killed via water boarding suffocation and wasn't joking



    https://ijr.com/the-declaration/2018...top-breathing/


  • #2
    Originally posted by Captain Trips View Post
    Liberal love for you .. no double standards or anything !

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    Can you imagine the headlines and noise we'd hear if a conservative were to say something similar about liberals ???

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    Writer Calls for Conservative Students' Heads to Be Held 'Under Water Until They Stop Breathing'

    I legitimately thought he was joking, but I guess he wasnt. If a conservative said that about liberal students there would be an angry mob demanding we resign and leave our current positions.

    Jesse Farrar, who describes himself on his website as a Vice Sports Fantasy Guy and Deadspin's Beer Idiot replied and went to the extreme, saying they should hold the conservative students heads under water until they stop breathing,..

    ..he seems to call for the death of conservative students via water boarding suffocation. He even gave Farrar a chance to backtrack and say it was a joke:

    When pressed on whether he was being serious, he replied, I am not joking.

    ..Farrar actually wants conservative students to be killed via water boarding suffocation and wasn't joking



    https://ijr.com/the-declaration/2018...top-breathing/
    Back in the 1970's I Ttook a bunch of graduate classes at a local college mostly for fun.We adult students were used to the teachers raving about how much better we were than the day students. Then I took a psychology course and after the mid term the professor told the class that we had really stunk up the place. Some in the class came back at the teacher saying he didn't value our opinions. I spoke up and said hold on a minute. Not a single one of has taken the prerequisite course for this section. Our opinions are just that opinions. Why don't we shut up and learn something instead of trying to spout our ill informed opinions. Ha guess who got his A.I meant what I was saying.

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    • #3
      Originally posted by redrover View Post

      Back in the 1970's I Ttook a bunch of graduate classes at a local college mostly for fun.We adult students were used to the teachers raving about how much better we were than the day students. Then I took a psychology course and after the mid term the professor told the class that we had really stunk up the place. Some in the class came back at the teacher saying he didn't value our opinions. I spoke up and said hold on a minute. Not a single one of has taken the prerequisite course for this section. Our opinions are just that opinions. Why don't we shut up and learn something instead of trying to spout our ill informed opinions. Ha guess who got his A.I meant what I was saying.
      So perhaps the writer above had a lesson of some sort embedded in his article ?

      Maybe so. Maybe ... let me know if you decipher it, as I'm genuinely curious - and not smart enough to figure it

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      • #4
        Originally posted by redrover View Post

        Back in the 1970's I Ttook a bunch of graduate classes at a local college mostly for fun.We adult students were used to the teachers raving about how much better we were than the day students. Then I took a psychology course and after the mid term the professor told the class that we had really stunk up the place. Some in the class came back at the teacher saying he didn't value our opinions. I spoke up and said hold on a minute. Not a single one of has taken the prerequisite course for this section. Our opinions are just that opinions. Why don't we shut up and learn something instead of trying to spout our ill informed opinions. Ha guess who got his A.I meant what I was saying.
        I think it is wrong for a teacher to interject their politics into class even if they are on the right side.

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        • #5
          Originally posted by redrover View Post
          I think it is wrong for a teacher to interject their politics into class even if they are on the right side.
          Oh Ok. Can't say I disagree there.

          Teach the subject teacher, no one is interested in your views of politics, religion or anything else.

          We're paying you to learn a specific subject, remember that.

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          • #6
            Originally posted by Captain Trips View Post

            Oh Ok. Can't say I disagree there.

            Teach the subject teacher, no one is interested in your views of politics, religion or anything else.

            We're paying you to learn a specific subject, remember that.
            I don't think it's wrong to let it slip that you are not a teaching robot. That there are certain sports teams that you root for and you are effected by bad weather just like everyone else. Religion politics are off limits at least in public schools.

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            • #7
              Originally posted by redrover View Post
              I don't think it's wrong to let it slip that you are not a teaching robot. That there are certain sports teams that you root for and you are effected by bad weather just like everyone else. Religion politics are off limits at least in public schools.
              To the instructors NOT the students

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              • #8
                Originally posted by Captain Trips View Post

                To the instructors NOT the students
                I've told the story before about one of my first grade classmates who took time out of his busy day to let us know which of us were going to heaven and who was doomed to the other place. I don't know that any student at any level should have to tolerate a Jesus harangue if they are not in the mood.Like THE video clip a few weeks ago of a school official kicking anti abortion protestors off school grounds to keep them from harassing students.

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                • #9
                  Originally posted by redrover View Post
                  I've told the story before about one of my first grade classmates who took time out of his busy day to let us know which of us were going to heaven and who was doomed to the other place. I don't know that any student at any level should have to tolerate a Jesus harangue if they are not in the mood.Like THE video clip a few weeks ago of a school official kicking anti abortion protestors off school grounds to keep them from harassing students.
                  While I understand the dislike for what you call Jesus harangue's - good term LOL - I have a feeling we'd all prefer them to today's "Mohammed Harangues." These are quite a bit more disturbing ... dangerous even !

                  But people of every kind of belief do tend to try to get others to follow them, have you noticed ? Even atheists and agnosts go about "evangelizing" their beliefs !

                  It's the pushy aspect of all of them that most of us don't care for, wouldn't you agree ?

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                  • #10
                    Speaking of being pushy, double standards and inconsistencies.

                    The ones telling us about tolerance and acceptance are the most hateful, nasty people we've yet to see !

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                    "If Joy Behar had attacked a devout Muslim for his faith, ABC would have fired her in a nanosecond. But to the left, when it comes to attacking conservative Christians, it is always open season,"

                    "Scratch beneath the surface or read what they've said in the past [about Pence's faith]," he continued, "and it's very clear [why they have a problem with his beliefs]: Mike Pence has committed the unpardonable sin when it comes to the left and that is he still maintains the personal belief that marriage should be between a man and a woman....

                    "But you can hardly call that an 'extreme' perspective when it's the belief of the three major world religions Christianity, Judaism, and Islam which have taught that for thousands of years.

                    "The left cries for tolerance and yet they are the most intolerant people when it comes to beliefs with which they disagree,"

                    "And what we typically see from the left, if they don't understand something, is they have a tendency to try to despise it or mock it,"



                    https://www.onenewsnow.com/media/201...hristian-faith

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                    • #11


                      Pence hits back,....

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                      Speaking with Axios on Wednesday, the always-classy Pence told reporter Mike Allen that although he is used to criticism, Behars insults went beyond him to insulting to all people of faith.

                      "An overwhelming majority of Americans cherish their faith, and we have all different types of faith in this country," Pence said. "But I have to tell you: To have ABC maintain a broadcast forum that compared Christianity to mental illness is just wrong."

                      "And its an insult not to me, but to the vast majority of the American people who, like me, cherish their faith," he said.

                      The vice president was speaking of attacks made by Behar, whom no one has accused of having class. On Tuesday, she and her fellow co-hosts on "The View" were discussing former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newmans outlandish accusations about Pence. The self-proclaimed comedian exposed her ignorance by saying that Christians who believe Jesus Christ speaks to them qualifies as having "mental illness."

                      The vice president said that Behars remarks exposed the ignorance and derision that many in the mainstream media feel toward people of faith.

                      "I just think it demonstrates how out of touch some people in the mainstream media are with the faith and values of the American people that you could have a major network like ABC permit a forum for invective against religion like that.

                      "...its just simply wrong for ABC to have a television program that expresses that kind of religious intolerance. Were better than that, our country is better than that."

                      ...



                      https://www.dailywire.com/news/27174...ign=benshapiro

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                      • #12
                        Originally posted by Captain Trips View Post
                        Speaking of being pushy, double standards and inconsistencies.

                        The ones telling us about tolerance and acceptance are the most hateful, nasty people we've yet to see !

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                        "If Joy Behar had attacked a devout Muslim for his faith, ABC would have fired her in a nanosecond. But to the left, when it comes to attacking conservative Christians, it is always open season,"

                        "Scratch beneath the surface or read what they've said in the past [about Pence's faith]," he continued, "and it's very clear [why they have a problem with his beliefs]: Mike Pence has committed the unpardonable sin when it comes to the left and that is he still maintains the personal belief that marriage should be between a man and a woman....

                        "But you can hardly call that an 'extreme' perspective when it's the belief of the three major world religions Christianity, Judaism, and Islam which have taught that for thousands of years.

                        "The left cries for tolerance and yet they are the most intolerant people when it comes to beliefs with which they disagree,"

                        "And what we typically see from the left, if they don't understand something, is they have a tendency to try to despise it or mock it,"



                        https://www.onenewsnow.com/media/201...hristian-faith
                        There are many things I don't understand like for example why are more concerned about the rights of an eighteen year old to buy weapons of war than the safety of their own children. I have an excellent understanding of religion what I can't understand is why reasonably intelligent people would buy into it. But I am perfectly willing to tolerate these fantasies, but when you begin imposing your beliefs on people who have a right under US law to marry then I have to show my intolerance, and yes mockery How can I refrain from mocking public figures who say they can't do anything about guns right now because they are too busy praying for the victims or how can you take seriously a relgion that fully embraces the most depraved person in American history.

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                        • #13
                          Originally posted by redrover View Post
                          There are many things I don't understand like for example why are more concerned about the rights of an eighteen year old to buy weapons of war than the safety of their own children.
                          Does the fact that this kid showed obvious aggression's and mental problems not trouble you ? That these were ignored by so many responsible adults ?

                          Originally posted by redrover View Post
                          I have an excellent understanding of religion what I can't understand is why reasonably intelligent people would buy into it. But I am perfectly willing to tolerate these fantasies, but when you begin imposing your beliefs on people who have a right under US law to marry then I have to show my intolerance, and yes mockery How can I refrain from mocking public figures who say they can't do anything about guns right now because they are too busy praying for the victims or how can you take seriously a relgion that fully embraces the most depraved person in American history.
                          Making such outlandish & foolish statements doesn't help your position on any of this.

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