#1 Got called an "idiot" twice today.11-05-2012, 05:21 PM
They're coming Fast & Furious now!!!
Mon Nov 5, 2012, 03:07 PM
Le Taz Hot
Got called an "idiot" twice today.
It won't be the first time and invariably won't be the last but I was accosted by an elderly Romney voter outside a CVS pharmacy this morning as my elderly aunt and I were leaving.
The gentleman tried to give me a propaganda page on Romney. I handed it back saying, "No thanks." He started yelling at me, "But have you read it?" I answered that I wasn't interested in reading propaganda sheets about Romney. He said, "But he's created millions of jobs" at which point I answered, "Yeah, in China! But we need jobs here." That was the first "You're an idiot" response. I replied, "Just because I disagree with you doesn't mean I'm an idiot. It just means I disagree with you." He said something like, "Well, you called this propaganda and it's not propaganda." I said, "I do 3-4 hours of research on this stuff everyday and I know propaganda when I see it." At which point he tried to give me the sheet again, trying to assert that Romney had created "millions of jobs." At that point I said that Romney was a vulture capitalist and he's actually outsourced American jobs. That's when I got my second, "You're an idiot." Of course, it begged the response: "That's hardly an effective way to influence people to vote for your candidate."
I feel I've done my patriotic duty for today.May the FORCE be with you!
11-06-2012, 02:09 AM
Hey Le Taz Hot.....you're an idiot....that makes 4.Solve a man's problem with violence and help him for a day. Teach a man how to solve his problems with violence, help him for a lifetime - Belkar Bitterleaf
11-06-2012, 03:51 PMIt's not how old you are, it's how you got here.
It's been a long road and not all of it was paved.
A man is but a product of his thoughts. What he thinks, he becomes. Gandhi
Originally Posted by Carol
11-06-2012, 04:48 PMEducation without values, as useful as it is, seems rather to make man a more clever devil.
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Do not ever say that the desire to "do good" by force is a good motive. Neither power-lust nor stupidity are good motives. (Are you listening Barry)?:mad:
11-06-2012, 04:51 PMI said, "I do 3-4 hours of research on this stuff everyday and I know propaganda when I see it"
I love my God, my country, my flag, and my troops ....
11-07-2012, 01:43 PM
Where was the part when the Old Guy jumped out the bushes?
And you're an idiot Tez ... #6CU's Paranormal Expert.
Keep your powder dry, your sword sharp and your wits intact.
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