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Re: “#MayoralChatter: We Do Not Know What To Think About This New David Fox Ad

Who is Eat The Rich supporting?

Posted by riotry on 08/27/2015 at 4:48 PM

Re: “The Daily Links: Larry King, Katrina Oaks, and the Roanoke TV Murders

JIM COLLINS PRISON BLUES by Johnny Cash


I see Jim Collins posting
Things that don't make sense
A big fat liberal blowhard
Illiterate and dense
It must be like a prison
Still married to this slob
When you earn all the money
And he won't get a job

When he was just a baby
His mama told him son
If you keep overeatin'
One day you'll way a ton
And I 'd rather be in prison
Than read his worthless tripe
It might not seem as stupid
If he could only type

Bet Jim's at his computer
To him it's like a drug
To run down law enforcement
While proppin' up some thug
Who outta be in prison
Who should be there for life
And it wouldn't be as bad as..
Being Jim Collins wife!

9 likes, 2 dislikes
Posted by MJC on 08/27/2015 at 4:44 PM

Re: “#MayoralChatter: We Do Not Know What To Think About This New David Fox Ad

F is supporting MB

2 likes, 0 dislikes
Posted by Eat the Rich on 08/27/2015 at 4:25 PM

Re: “#MayoralChatter: We Do Not Know What To Think About This New David Fox Ad

Someone please tell me who MP&F is supporting so I can be properly disturbed

2 likes, 1 dislike
Posted by Moost on 08/27/2015 at 4:18 PM

Re: “#MayoralChatter: ‘If Anybody’s a Centrist in This Race, It’s Me’

"I am glad someone else is doing the heavy lifting" - heh

Your Mama's so fat that folk exercise by jogging around her!
Yo mama is so fat the last time she saw 90210 was on a scale.
Yo mama is so fat, when she goes to KFC, she asks for the bucket on the roof.
She's so fat when she auditioned for a part in Raiders of the Lost Ark she got the part of the big Rolling Ball.

3 likes, 5 dislikes
Posted by co - ometer on 08/27/2015 at 4:17 PM

Re: “Ashley Madison Users of Tennessee, Let's Talk

My husband Jim is fat and doesn't know anything about the workplace. He is a twofer. Bada bing. As usual, that's all I got. Smothered and covered at the Waffle House all day (and night if necessary) long!

4 likes, 5 dislikes
Posted by MJC on 08/27/2015 at 4:10 PM

Re: “#MayoralChatter: ‘If Anybody’s a Centrist in This Race, It’s Me’

No wonder Karl Marx Dean loves Megan, next to her Karl looks anorexic.

1 like, 7 dislikes
Posted by Megaton Barry on 08/27/2015 at 4:09 PM

Re: “#MayoralChatter: ‘If Anybody’s a Centrist in This Race, It’s Me’

Brain Guy-
pretty sure it's the other sock pockets ;) not Yoyo. They've always been here with us. Guess they're panicking?

5 likes, 2 dislikes
Posted by tracyhotd on 08/27/2015 at 4:07 PM

Re: “#MayoralChatter: ‘If Anybody’s a Centrist in This Race, It’s Me’

The last thing we need in Metro Government is more pork.

3 likes, 6 dislikes
Posted by whale of a candidate on 08/27/2015 at 4:05 PM

Re: “TDOC To Undergo Independent Review

This can't be right. Schofield recently said everything was just peachy in the prison system!

I am so disillusioned right now.

9 likes, 2 dislikes
Posted by Brain Guy on 08/27/2015 at 4:04 PM

Re: “Pastor Maury Davis Appears On Huckabee's Fox News Show, Fumbles With Truth

I have been to Cornerstone Church several times on the request of a old and dear friend. And I have to say that I was overwhelmed by the size of the church. It's really not a church in a conventional way at all, it's more of a "campus" of commercialization. The place wreaks of the apparent mission of gathering the almighty dollar in any and every way they can. There is even a food court with a "Starbucks" style coffee shop, and gift shop that sells T-shirts, books, bibles, and trinkets bearing the Cornerstone brand.

Like other people who have posted here regarding Cornerstone, I found the church to be EXTREMELY money driven, and if you are not one of the consistent contributors, you are looked down upon as someone who doesn't have the faith that you should, and you are made to feel unwelcome. I say this because that's EXACTLY what I experienced myself.

To me...when the pastor stands in the pulpit on Sunday and tells you NOT to expect to be graced by God if you're not doing your part by giving. He further states to the congregation that "you don't reap anything that you don't sow, and that you don't tell God hey give me this or that, and then I'll tithe...It just don't work that way".

To me when a Pastor behaves this way they're getting away from the gift of grace by Jesus Christ, and becoming judgmental of those around them.

By Maury Davis's own admission from the pulpit in August of 2015, Cornerstone Church brings in $300,000 per week in church offerings. That equates to over $15 million dollars per year. Furthermore according to Maury Davis himself, Cornerstone spends about $1.5 million on it's ministries and programs yearly. That makes me wonder what happens to the other $13 million dollars generated yearly. It also makes me wonder why it's never enough, they only want more, more, more.

It's my personal opinion also that NO PASTOR anywhere should live in a million dollar home in a gated community, NO PASTOR should make a salary well into six figures or more likely even seven figures. NO PASTOR should wear $1500 dollar tailor made suits, $500 dollar designer shoes, or drive a $70,000 dollar vehicle.

All this kinda blows that whole "camel through the eye of a needle" thing out the window for Maury Davis. And yet Maury Davis has the audacity to preach against gluttony on a regular basis? REALLY? Needless to say...I left Cornerstone Church and haven't been back. And as far as I'm concerned, it was the right decision for me.

1 like, 0 dislikes
Posted by NoCornerstone4Me on 08/27/2015 at 3:58 PM

Re: “#MayoralChatter: ‘If Anybody’s a Centrist in This Race, It’s Me’

"'Shades of William Howard Taft,' co-ometer thoughtfully posts."

I don't believe "thoughtfully" means what you think it means.

"we still want Brainless's ht and wt."

You may, Lumpy. Nobody else cares.

6 likes, 3 dislikes
Posted by Brain Guy on 08/27/2015 at 3:58 PM

Re: “#MayoralChatter: We Do Not Know What To Think About This New David Fox Ad

I'd give a nickel to learn how the polling is going. My guess is Barry is up by double digits.

9 likes, 3 dislikes
Posted by InterestedObserver on 08/27/2015 at 3:57 PM

Re: “Ashley Madison Users of Tennessee, Let's Talk

Pop is right about gender paycheck bias. Male illusionists are lucky to make half what their female impersonator counterparts make.

So hey, if you can't beat 'em, join 'em.

4 likes, 1 dislike
Posted by grayson on 08/27/2015 at 3:55 PM

Re: “#MayoralChatter: ‘If Anybody’s a Centrist in This Race, It’s Me’

Mr. Hedge-Fund Manager trying to come off as one of us middle-class nashvillians. You and your SuperPac managing brother can keep on spending money, but your not going to buy this election!

12 likes, 3 dislikes
Posted by louie on 08/27/2015 at 3:48 PM

Re: “#MayoralChatter: We Do Not Know What To Think About This New David Fox Ad

@Brain Guy
So you think it's a wise move to belittle the 'poorly educated'? Making fun of someone's weight is offensive and juvenile, but writing off the very people our society has failed is disgusting. Good luck with that.

3 likes, 5 dislikes
Posted by DisMay on 08/27/2015 at 3:39 PM

Re: “Ashley Madison Users of Tennessee, Let's Talk

If men actually wanted a world where women had sex freely with anyone, anytime they wanted, the word "slut" wouldn't exist. But they don't -- they want a world where they control when where who and how women have sex.

Also, I think some commenters are conflating "being terrified of being raped," with "feeling it likely they will be raped." Everyone, generally speaking, dreads the idea of being raped, ditto being poisoned, stabbed, etc, regardless of the likelihood of that occurring. Betsy is not saying that all women walk around petrified all the time. She's pointing out that making oneself available for random, no-strings sex increases greatly the likelihood that rape will occur.

Women don't do random sex, by-and-large, because the risk of violence or stigma is very high, and given the state of sex ed in our country, the reward is likely to be very low.

6 likes, 0 dislikes
Posted by Concertina Terpsichore on 08/27/2015 at 3:39 PM

Re: “#MayoralChatter: ‘If Anybody’s a Centrist in This Race, It’s Me’

Lack of discipline, Brainless. What is wrong with you?

"Shades of William Howard Taft," co-ometer thoughtfully posts.

I am glad someone else is doing the heavy lifting. And, we still want Brainless's ht and wt.
Be a damn sport, Brain Guy. I posted mine.

3 likes, 5 dislikes
Posted by the emperor on 08/27/2015 at 3:38 PM

Re: “#MayoralChatter: ‘If Anybody’s a Centrist in This Race, It’s Me’

That full frontal was a revelation.

3 likes, 3 dislikes
Posted by co -ometer on 08/27/2015 at 3:36 PM

Re: “#MayoralChatter: We Do Not Know What To Think About This New David Fox Ad

Dismay, you just proved Overit's point

4 likes, 7 dislikes
Posted by Brain Guy on 08/27/2015 at 3:32 PM

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