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View Poll Results: What word do you prefer to use to refer to those who have crossed the border illegally, or overstaye
Illegal aliens 28 70.00%
Illegal immigrants 4 10.00%
Undocumented immigrants 1 2.50%
Persons without documents 0 0%
Unauthorized immigrants 0 0%
Immigrant without legal status 0 0%
Irregular immigrant 0 0%
Clandestine immigrant 0 0%
Out of staus immigrant 0 0%
Migrante sin documentos 1 2.50%
Migrante irregular 0 0%
Sans-papiers 0 0%
People living in the shadows 0 0%
Racist term (*******, sp*c, etc.) 1 2.50%
Other 5 12.50%
Voters: 40. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 02-04-2012, 06:55 AM
 
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I meant to select "Other" and slipped...

Was it YOu that visited my profile?...
Care to share with us what term you would use to describe them since you wanted to choose "other"?
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Old 02-04-2012, 08:12 AM
 
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It doesn't really matter to me because what they do and who they are is undeniable. So, people can try to use "nice words" but the facts always remain. I used to think it was wrong to try to sugar-coat the reality of what they are doing, but now I don't even care because their unlawful residence and employment here is obvious.

Oh and just to let some of you know: when you vote in these polls, people can see what you chose (if enabled). All they have to do is click that "poll results" link. So ... someone chose something not so nice.
Hilarious on who chose the racist terms.
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Old 02-04-2012, 08:29 AM
 
Location: Jacurutu
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Care to share with us what term you would use to describe them since you wanted to choose "other"?
I chose to use the term "Other"...

Can't I have circular logic too?...

Keep those hits a'coming...
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Old 02-04-2012, 08:34 AM
 
Location: AL
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I kinda like "criminal invaders" myself.

Exactly!!!
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Old 02-04-2012, 09:02 AM
 
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I chose to use the term "Other"...

Can't I have circular logic too?...

Keep those hits a'coming...
I figured you wouldn't answer my question. You didn't disappoint as usual. Selecting other means you have another term for them and I merely asked you what that term is. Is it too incriminating to say what that is?
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Old 02-04-2012, 09:11 AM
 
Location: Jacurutu
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I figured you wouldn't answer my question. You didn't disappoint as usual. Selecting other means you have another term for them and I merely asked you what that term is. Is it too incriminating to say what that is?
"other"...

Incriminating, heh...
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Old 02-04-2012, 09:16 AM
 
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I use several terms interchangeably including “undocumented immigrants,” “illegal immigrants.” Sometimes I’ll just say “illegal” or “sin documentos” (if I’m having a conversation in Spanish). I’ve never heard of anyone using Spanish terms when they’re having a conversation in English (and not even in Spanglish). I voted “illegal immigrants” cause that’s the term I would probably use to introduce the topic.
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Old 02-04-2012, 09:17 AM
 
Location: Some Beach... Somewhere...
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I kinda like "criminal invaders" myself.
I think you and I are on the same page on this... ...emphasis on the "criminal" part.
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Old 02-04-2012, 10:04 AM
 
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I chose to use the term "Other"...

Can't I have circular logic too?...

Keep those hits a'coming...
Maybe you chose "racist term" because you want to make it seem like it's all about race?
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Old 02-04-2012, 10:34 AM
 
Location: Maryland
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But WE are not permitted to be "offended" whilst being invaded by TENS OF MILLIONS of criminals!

Something is very, very wrong with this picture and I have lived long enough to realize that when things don't make sense, money, big bucks in this case, is sure to be involved.

ICE and indeed, all LE officers need to be investigated starting yesterday. I simply don't understand why we cannot commence suing them (individually and severally) for dereliction of duty because we pay these bastards' salaries and they swore an oath to uphold the law.

Yeah, go ahead and roll your eyes ( not you Benicar)...that is exactly what my law degreed friends do too! However they do not offer any solutions, preferring (like the majority of folk), to stick their heads in the sand, blithely ignoring the massive threat currently destroying our Nation.
I couldn't agree more. The stench of corruption is absolutely nauseating. Yet, all opponents of this devastating invasion are demonized; while the facilitators and perpetrators continue their ruinous behavior unscathed. Yes, something is VERY wrong.
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