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re: Texas Atty Gen and U of Houston law professor agree: City of Houston overreached - L.A.
[quote]However, Linzer says it wouldn't impinge on the pastors' First Amendment rights if the city only asked only for sermons or speeches related to the signature drive. "Let's assume they gave instructions to cheat," Linzer says. "That would be relevant speech and I don't see how they would have a...


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re: Texas Atty Gen and U of Houston law professor agree: City of Houston overreached - L.A.
[quote]And I'm not sure the subpoena got tossed. I think the city amended it because it looked asinine on its face and they were getting embarassed. [/quote]I believe this is correct. The city amended the subpoena....


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Texas Atty Gen and U of Houston law professor agree: City of Houston overreached - L.A.
in issuing subpoenas for Houston-area pastor's sermons. [quote]Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott also issued a letter saying the city impinged on the pastors’ First Amendment rights and called for the subpoenas’ immediate reversal. “Whether you intend it to be so or not, your action is a direct ...


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re: Well, it seems that Ebola is airborne, and no...not just within 3 feet - CIDRAP - L.A.
[quote]Well, it seems that Ebola is airborne[/quote]Viruses mutate. All the time. Influenza viruses mutate annually. Ebola has been around (among humans) at least since 1976, probably a lot longer. The Ebola virus is mutating. No one knows for sure how it will mutate....


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re: Hidden camera claims that Mark Pryor secretly supports gay marriage - L.A.
[quote]She also is a leading member of the young democrats of Arkansas organization. Why would she try to smear a democrat? [/quote]My experience with the LGBT movement is that they tend to be myopic on the gay marriage issue. If Pryor is in fact anti-gay marriage, as he has stated publicly, the mo...


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re: Hidden camera claims that Mark Pryor secretly supports gay marriage - L.A.
[quote]No, but why would a pryor supporter and LGBT spokesperson say it if it wasn't true?[/quote]To smear him? To discredit him? To make him look like a hypocrite? I can think of lost of reason she would lie, especially if she thinks Pryor is actually anti-gay marriage....


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re: Hidden camera claims that Mark Pryor secretly supports gay marriage - L.A.
[quote]Hidden camera claims that Mark Pryor secretly supports gay marriage[/quote]Does the hidden camera show Pryor making that claim, or GLBT folks making that claim for him? Is there video of Pryor saying those words?...


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re: City of Houston demands pastors turn over sermons - L.A.
[quote]If you're a lawyer and you're not trying to discover as much as you can in a lawsuit, then you're not doing your job. [/quote]Did the lawyers subpoena any Houston mosques for their sermons?...


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re: City of Houston demands pastors turn over sermons - L.A.
[quote]City of Houston demands pastors turn over sermons [/quote]Were any Houston mosques included in this subpoena?...


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re: Police captain punished for refusing to attend Muslim Brotherhood-linked mosque - L.A.
[quote]The quoted judges ruling from above makes no mention of any religious service. Where are you getting this from (besides the accusing officer)?[/quote]From Vegas Bengal's quote of the original ruling. [quote]Paul Fields, a captain in the Tulsa, Oklahoma, police department, filed a civil- ri...


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re: Police captain punished for refusing to attend Muslim Brotherhood-linked mosque - L.A.
[quote]They were forcing government workers to attend a Mosque. U do not see the problem because you to not wish to see the problem[/quote]Seriously. A student saying a voluntary prayer during a valedictorian speech is government endorsement of religion, but forcing a government worker to attend ...


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re: Police captain punished for refusing to attend Muslim Brotherhood-linked mosque - L.A.
[quote]So he was punished for for objecting to an order requiring him either to attend or to order subordinates to attend a law-enforcement appreciation event hosted by the Islamic Society of Tulsa. [/quote]What's the difference? He was ordered to go or he had to order an underling to go? You se...


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ISIS states its justification for the enslavement of women - L.A.
[quote](CNN) -- In a new publication, ISIS justifies its kidnapping of women as sex slaves citing Islamic theology, an interpretation that is rejected by the Muslim world at large as a perversion of Islam. "One should remember that enslaving the families of the kuffar -- the infidels -- and takin...


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re: Are severly anti-gay people more likely to be gay? - L.A.
[quote]Glad to hear from you, L.A. Stay well and post more. [/quote]Thanks Zach. :cheers:...


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re: Are severly anti-gay people more likely to be gay? - L.A.
I'm in hibernation with you. Well, not [i]with you...[/i]in a gay sense. I'm hibernating in my own, completely 100% non-gay, totally masculine hibernation den, with like pics of chicks and stuff on the walls. :cheers:...


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re: Are severly anti-gay people more likely to be gay? - L.A.
[quote]And I wish that the worst amongst us received a little "guidance" from our estimable admins, particularly when they have a documented history of starting "call-out" threads and intentionally misrepresenting the views of others. [/quote]Pimp, there's no need for admin action here, not when the...


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re: Are severly anti-gay people more likely to be gay? - L.A.
He sure as hell did. :lol:...


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re: Are severly anti-gay people more likely to be gay? - L.A.
[quote]He may have said some awful things about gay people that I may have missed though. [/quote]He was very mean on this board to Toddy. I used to chide him about that. ...


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re: Are severly anti-gay people more likely to be gay? - L.A.
[quote]And RIP to LAT.[/quote]Charley (LAT) was a great guy. Openly gay, though celibate in his later life, quite conservative, and quite passionate in his opposition to gay marriage. I guess some saw him as a walking contradiction, but I never did. Most people, like Charley, are far too complex ...


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re: Are severly anti-gay people more likely to be gay? - L.A.
[quote]It's been my observation those who are the loudest about how perverted being a homosexual is are generally the ones the deepest in the closet with their own sexuality. [/quote]That has not been my experience. [quote]Though you also see that with the deeply religious or conservative and the...


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