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Re: “Boom Town Chats: What Does the City of Nashville Need?

Amen NashvilleBorn, best comment on the board! Those two groups are the ones most likely to use sidewalks and ride buses and trains, so deporting them all would kill two birds with one stone!

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Posted by Angry White Patriot! on 07/27/2015 at 2:19 PM

Re: “Supreme Court Upholds 'Obamacare' Subsidies

Twelve states and the District of Columbia fully control their markets. Experts estimate about half face financial difficulties. Federal taxpayers invested nearly $5 billion in startup grants to the states, expecting that state markets would become self-sustaining. Most of the federal money has been spent, and states have to face the consequences.

"The viability of state health insurance exchanges has been a challenge across the country, particularly in small states, due to insufficient numbers of uninsured residents," said a statement from the office of Hawaii Democratic Gov. David Ige, announcing last month that his state's sign-ups were being turned over to the federal government.



http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_HEALTH_OVERHAUL_STATES?SITE=AP&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT&CTIME=2015-07-26-11-46-53

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Posted by Good Job Governor Haslam on 07/27/2015 at 2:17 PM

Re: “Boom Town Chats: What Does the City of Nashville Need?

"Less (sic) illegals and Muslims"

How about fewer bigots?

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Posted by Brain Guy on 07/27/2015 at 2:17 PM

Re: “Hey, Ladies, Here's the Growing List of Things to Avoid Should You Want to Stay Alive

"No True Scotsman at work."

*don't usually*

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Posted by 44allin on 07/27/2015 at 2:00 PM

Re: “Hey, Ladies, Here's the Growing List of Things to Avoid Should You Want to Stay Alive

Oh, Jimmy, if you call a scientific peer-reviewed article by doctors at Brown U. and Boston college "college rape hysteria," then . . . . or is this just your roundabout way of confessing you have trouble with big words?

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Posted by Concertina Terpsichore on 07/27/2015 at 1:58 PM

Re: “Boom Town Chats: What Does the City of Nashville Need?

Less illegals and Muslims

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Posted by NashvilleBorn on 07/27/2015 at 1:53 PM

Re: “Francis Guess Dies at 69

Judge Smails: Ty, what did we shoot today? Ty: Oh, Judge, I don't keep score. Judge Smails: Then how do you measure yourself with other golfers? Ty: By height.

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Posted by Ray Danner was 5'4" tall, FYI: Judge Smails on 07/27/2015 at 1:39 PM

Re: “Hey, Ladies, Here's the Growing List of Things to Avoid Should You Want to Stay Alive

You do know, don't you, that all of this college rape hysteria is a subset of the political War on Women strategy designed to fire up the coeds against men and in turn against the evil Republican Patriarchy?

http://www.usnews.com/opinion/blogs/econom…

I'm not in any way trying to minimize how horrible rape is. Rape is so horrible in fact that I make my stand to point out how unfair and utterly ridiculous it is to paint men in general with this stain from such a broad brush.

One thing that really interests me is how all of the people outraged at the 'new' rape culture have so little outrage against a misogynistic serial sexual assailant and the woman who covered for him by working to ruin the lives of all of his victims... all for political gain.

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Posted by JimmyNashville on 07/27/2015 at 1:30 PM

Re: “Hey, Ladies, Here's the Growing List of Things to Avoid Should You Want to Stay Alive

Did you not read what I actually posted? "I knew it was unfair."

Your interpretation of my comment simply demonstrates your bias.

I understand statistics. I knew full well that the odds were that nothing would come of it.

That's not the point.

Maybe you could *listen* to what women say once in a while instead of trying to lecture them about how mistaken they are.

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Posted by madison tn on 07/27/2015 at 1:29 PM

Re: “Hey, Ladies, Here's the Growing List of Things to Avoid Should You Want to Stay Alive

Oh please, because a bunch of feminazi's can't get dates, they now have to fear us! HA! Men, especially white men, are under constant assault, even if all we want to do is help! I wish that I had a quarter for every time that I was slapped in the face or "reported" to "the authorities" for some innocent comment or gesture that I made to some woman! I shudder to think what it will be like under a Hildabeast administration! I hope that I never have to find out!

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Posted by Angry White Patriot! on 07/27/2015 at 1:28 PM

Re: “Hey, Ladies, Here's the Growing List of Things to Avoid Should You Want to Stay Alive

"The best advice I've ever heard is to listen to the little visceral voice inside your head that tells you to steer clear of/not meet the eyes of/stay out of the way of/avoid any sort of contact with someone."

My cop father always encouraged me to be aware of where I was and who was around me and to run, if I ever felt threatened. He never once suggested that I carry a gun, mace, or any other weapon.

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Posted by Min on 07/27/2015 at 1:28 PM

Re: “Hey, Ladies, Here's the Growing List of Things to Avoid Should You Want to Stay Alive

Madison- your post was about fear of men and how you wanted *other men* to do something about it.

If you want to throw statistics into it, it was statistically very likely the man who chose to see the same movie as you was not going to harm you. So, I guess your fear of him has nothing to do with statistics.

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Posted by Inglewood, Tn on 07/27/2015 at 1:22 PM

Re: “Hey, Ladies, Here's the Growing List of Things to Avoid Should You Want to Stay Alive

"Normal people don't usually shoot people that make them angry."

No True Scotsman at work.

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Posted by madison tn on 07/27/2015 at 1:20 PM

Re: “Hey, Ladies, Here's the Growing List of Things to Avoid Should You Want to Stay Alive

"so there just happen to be a lot of mentally ill men running around shooting people, and it's totally a coincidence that they shoot women who made them angry?"


Duh. Normal people don't usually shoot people that make them angry.

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Posted by 44allin on 07/27/2015 at 1:09 PM

Re: “Hey, Ladies, Here's the Growing List of Things to Avoid Should You Want to Stay Alive

As long as we don't have stricter gun laws that prevent nuts with anger management issues from getting their hands on firearms, any public gathering is potentially dangerous.

Neither the Lafayette shooter nor Ryan Lanza should have had access to any guns. I don't know where the Layfayette shooter got his, but Ryan's mother kept a small arsenal in her home legally and paid for that bad decision with her life. I feel sorrier for the parents and loved ones of the children and adults her son killed on his rampage. How do we hold gun owners responsible for giving another person who shouldn't have had access to firearms easy access?

The best advice I've ever heard is to listen to the little visceral voice inside your head that tells you to steer clear of/not meet the eyes of/stay out of the way of/avoid any sort of contact with someone. Since I don't want to live in fear, that's what I'm doing.

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Posted by bored regent on 07/27/2015 at 1:06 PM

Re: “Hey, Ladies, Here's the Growing List of Things to Avoid Should You Want to Stay Alive

Except, Inglewood, if you're white you're far more likely to be victimized by another white person.

Try again.

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Posted by madison tn on 07/27/2015 at 1:06 PM

Re: “Going Looney: The Takeaways

Given her controversial history, I can not see Huff as being acceptable at this time. That being said I am NOT comfortable with the interim director. he needs to NOT make directional changes for the program and just operate as a glorified care taker.

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Posted by Jim Collins on 07/27/2015 at 1:03 PM

Re: “Hey, Ladies, Here's the Growing List of Things to Avoid Should You Want to Stay Alive

I went to enjoy the downtown scene this weekend.

We were walking down Broadway looking for a restaurant.

Then a middle-aged black man started walking behind us.

I resented that it bothered me so much. Why Broadway? Why behind us? What's my strategy if he approaches me?

I knew it was unfair, but this is the world that whites live in.

I'm so fucking tired of it, and I'm especially tired of so many black people's energies going into telling whites they're wrong instead of working on changing the behavior of *other blacks.*

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Posted by Inglewood, Tn on 07/27/2015 at 1:01 PM

Re: “Hey, Ladies, Here's the Growing List of Things to Avoid Should You Want to Stay Alive

It's a little known fact but yesterday over 42 million middle age white men in America did not rape or kill anyone.

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Posted by JimmyNashville on 07/27/2015 at 12:56 PM

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