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Old 01-09-2010, 02:21 AM
 
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glen beck is an idiot but I think he's right on this one.

also all religions are just as true as the other ones as there is no proof of any of it.
a christian making fun of a morman is like a retard making fun of a cripple.
LMAO
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Old 01-09-2010, 02:52 AM
 
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So, can we call ourselves "Ghanian-American," "South African-American," or "Cabo Verdean-American?" Would people who debate this, be OK with that? If "White" people can call themselves "Irish-American" (and never have stepped foot into Ireland) or "Italian-American" is that not a problem as well? If we didn't say "African-American" would that be the same?
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Old 01-09-2010, 06:38 AM
 
Location: Martinsville, NJ
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So, can we call ourselves "Ghanian-American," "South African-American," or "Cabo Verdean-American?" Would people who debate this, be OK with that? If "White" people can call themselves "Irish-American" (and never have stepped foot into Ireland) or "Italian-American" is that not a problem as well? If we didn't say "African-American" would that be the same?
Go look at a census form, or just abut any form that asks for race to be identified. Tell me how many times you see Irish-American, Italian American, even European-American. No, we get White, and sometimes Caucasian. But the census form offers up African-American. Why is that?
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Old 01-09-2010, 06:55 AM
 
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So, can we call ourselves "Ghanian-American," "South African-American," or "Cabo Verdean-American?" Would people who debate this, be OK with that? If "White" people can call themselves "Irish-American" (and never have stepped foot into Ireland) or "Italian-American" is that not a problem as well? If we didn't say "African-American" would that be the same?
Because this isn't about hyphenated words, it is, once again, about denying African American's the right to self-determination. It is about putting Negroes in their place!
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Old 01-09-2010, 07:01 AM
 
Location: stairway to heaven
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Because this isn't about hyphenated words, it is, once again, about denying African American's the right to self-determination. It is about putting Negroes in their place!

How ridiculous a statement thi happens to be! Do you have throngs of white caped marauders running around your neighborhood putting negroes in their place? You have a lot of imaginary friends and windmills Avocatto.
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Old 01-09-2010, 08:26 AM
 
Location: Houston, texas
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Well, He's right African American is not a race. That is like saying my race is American because i am from America.I think the census bureau is caught in a tight situation on how to classify people of the human race.
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Old 01-09-2010, 09:24 AM
 
Location: New Jersey
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PROVE IT!
There is plenty of proof out there, if you don't accept those proofs why would you accept any other I might give?

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SCARED? LOL...you scare me as much as big bird or Mr rogers with a club...
Wow, I never met someone who was so cowardly that she fears big bird or mr. rogers.

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Yeah...thats why you have to use where you are from to show how tough you are... I am glad I wasnt raised there, or I might be the one stating where I am from makes me tougher...lol.
At what point did I say that my being from Jersey shows how tough I am? Looks like you've been reading into what I said and injecting your own inferiority complex into it. You obviously weren't raised in Jersey - our schools are good and you'd know better than to do what you're doing.

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did you have that site bookmarked? did you have that site bookmarked?
Do you repeat yourself often? Do you repeat yourself often?

No, I don't know if that site exists, but you sure are persistent in pursuing me. Find yourself a nice Republican man who is sure to be gay, like Senator Larry Craig.
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Old 01-09-2010, 09:26 AM
 
Location: Fort Worth, Texas
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He's right, African-American is not a race. Comprehension skills?
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Old 01-09-2010, 09:27 AM
 
Location: New Jersey
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glen beck is an idiot but I think he's right on this one.

also all religions are just as true as the other ones as there is no proof of any of it.
a christian making fun of a morman is like a retard making fun of a cripple.
Leave it to an atheist to use words like "retard" and "cripple". That's what happens when one worships himself only.
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Old 01-09-2010, 09:30 AM
 
Location: stairway to heaven
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Leave it to an atheist to use words like "retard" and "cripple". That's what happens when one worships himself only.
Oh my, do I see a glimmer of redemtion here? Is there human qualities here?
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