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by Grant
Sun Sep 12, 2004 7:32 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Affirmative Action Myths
Replies: 22
Views: 12516

lukpac wrote:How about watermelon?


Naww man! After spending a summer in east Texas, I got sick of them.
by Grant
Sun Sep 12, 2004 12:41 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Affirmative Action Myths
Replies: 22
Views: 12516

Culture is a very good point, Luke! But, one would be well to remember that there is still something called "white" culture and "black" culture in this country. You're right, it isn't so much based on skin color, but there is still a relationship. FWIW, I grew up in a predominantly white section of ...
by Grant
Sun Sep 12, 2004 11:22 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Affirmative Action Myths
Replies: 22
Views: 12516

I think it is funny seeing white guys argue about affirnmative action! As the resident black guy here, all i'll say is that the only way to a level playing field in which no one is discrimminated against is to eliminate institutionalized racism in our society, and that's never going to happen in our...
by Grant
Sun Sep 12, 2004 11:07 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Gay Marriage in SF, and is Chicago Next?
Replies: 64
Views: 34489

Well, there is a large, very vocal block of conservative christians in this country that try to force their views through legislative means. hey also think that God will not bless this country if we allow gays to wed. It's the same kind of mentality that once prevented interracial marriages based on...
by Grant
Wed Aug 25, 2004 12:49 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: New overtime rules: 1.3 million winners, 6 million losers
Replies: 3
Views: 2175

Companies will simply find ways to prevent overtime, and it will hurt everyone.
by Grant
Sat Aug 21, 2004 9:49 am
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: Mono "Sgt. Pepper" on CD - pirated on a boot?
Replies: 4
Views: 2812

I have an excellent boot made from tape. It sounds like a master tape. Maybe I have it! Someone sent it to me. I don't know whom.
by Grant
Wed Aug 18, 2004 3:32 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Employees of Jeb Bush suppressing the black vote in Florida
Replies: 1
Views: 1629

Employees of Jeb Bush suppressing the black vote in Florida

Well, I am BLACK, and I VOTE, and NO ONE is going to STOP me! And, this enforces why I will NEVER vote republican in THIS election! Sure, the Democrats USE the black vote, but how can I, in good concience, and as a black man, vote in a party that arrogantly, blatantly, tries to keep my people from v...
by Grant
Wed Aug 18, 2004 12:24 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Is Bush nuts? (I think so!)
Replies: 0
Views: 1543

Is Bush nuts? (I think so!)

http://www.willthomas.net/911/Bush/index.htm Is Bush Nuts? by William Thomas What drives a man to go against the wishes of his countryfolk and the entire world community - including the presidents of Russia, China, France and Germany? How can a professed Christian continue to defy church leaders wor...
by Grant
Thu Aug 12, 2004 12:51 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Are you a NeoCon?
Replies: 5
Views: 3057

I am a liberal, and damn proud of it!
by Grant
Sun Aug 01, 2004 8:08 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Suppress the black vote!
Replies: 2
Views: 1760

Convince blacks voting isn't worth it? That's a "good message?" Bleah. Ryan That wouldn't be too hard, you know. If you wanted to do it with a good message, tell them that there's no way anyone would vote for Bush again, after all he's done. A bad message would be to remind them of Florida and part...
by Grant
Tue Jul 27, 2004 4:12 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Suppress the black vote!
Replies: 2
Views: 1760

Suppress the black vote!

Yeah, it's a week old, but better late than never! http://www.freep.com/news/statewire/sw101420_20040721.htm Democrats blast GOP lawmaker's 'suppress the Detroit vote' remark July 21, 2004, 5:05 PM DETROIT (AP) -- Democrats on Wednesday denounced a Republican lawmaker quoted in a newspaper as saying...
by Grant
Mon May 17, 2004 6:10 pm
Forum: Religion
Topic: What's up with the Vatican?
Replies: 2
Views: 4258

The former. They should preach the word of God and let their flock do as they wish. If it's wrong, God will handle it.
by Grant
Wed May 12, 2004 1:26 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: U.S. hostage screams in horror as he is beheaded.
Replies: 16
Views: 8398

Bush never should have gone over there in the first place...the asshole...
by Grant
Sun May 09, 2004 5:26 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Rush Gets Off On Hot Girl-on-Iraqi Torture
Replies: 6
Views: 3159

So why isn't the FCC on his ass? They are too buzy taking it up the ass from the the white house...
by Grant
Sun May 09, 2004 5:23 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Soldiers behaving badly
Replies: 5
Views: 3283

But, why were they stupid enough to take pictures? :shock: