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if you change the "because" to a comma, then you have a textbook run-on sentence, and that looks even dumber, i would use a semicolon, because it separates two independent clauses.


no, the because should stay. there is a cause and effect in this statement. a better way to put it would be: he freed the slaves; therefore, he was made brown and ignored by the other presidents






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lurkr
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That's a special kind of ignant.





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Beefherinthequeefer
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I'm just sick of the likes for "if you don't like this you hate god crap"...





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DeboseKnows
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I'm just sick of the likes for "if you don't like this you hate god crap"...


I saw one the other day that said "like this if you love your grandmother, ignore if you want her to die"

wtf is this shit?






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no, the because should stay. there is a cause and effect in this statement. a better way to put it would be: he freed the slaves; therefore, he was made brown and ignored by the other presidents


i agree with you; the "because" should stay. i also liked this post because i love slaves as people; i didn't ignore this post because i don't want them to die.






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WITNESS23
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I 'd





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Geauxtiga
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if you change the "because" to a comma, then you have a textbook run-on sentence, and that looks even dumber, i would use a semicolon, because it separates two independent clauses.
Why not leave two independent and one dependent clause to make it a compound-complex?






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Phathead
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My.. What has this thread become?





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