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re: What makes the quote "plastics" in The Graduate so meaningful? - Bayou Sam
[quote]Society was transitioning from this to seeing a life of freedom, squalor, and filth as a much preferable life.[/quote] Or: people were beginning to see that the cheap and vulgar crap produced by the "real world" was cheap and vulgar. "Plastics" is a metonymy for inauthenticity. Benjami...
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re: Why do you think some liberals are Islamist apologists? - Bayou Sam
Well, what's he or she like? I know a number of Muslims. I went to high school with three or four Muslim families, had a very close friend (raised Catholic) who converted to Sunni Islam, and then deconverted to another more liberal and heterodox sect, knew some Muslims in college, and since have ...
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re: Why do you think some liberals are Islamist apologists? - Bayou Sam
[quote]Forgive my frankness but I don't believe you.[/quote] How many Muslims do you know?...
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re: Why do you think some liberals are Islamist apologists? - Bayou Sam
[quote]Once again focusing on me and irrelevant issues. You claim you can "easily" do something. Yet it seems to be the only thing you can't do in this thread. You are such an intellectual heavyweight.[/quote] Is this supposed to masquerade as a point? I answered the OP's question, whic...
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re: True or false: America is at war with Radical Islam - Bayou Sam
No, we should not ignore "them", but we shouldn't have a fuzzy understanding of the world either. In the last ten years, we've fought wars against various entities, some of which are radically Islamic and some not. I don't think it's in the US interest to try to eliminate "radical Islam" as such,...
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re: Why do you think some liberals are Islamist apologists? - Bayou Sam
[quote] Speaking with such intellectual superiority to those you know nothing about is textbook hubris. [/quote] I know something about you. Whenever I post something, you accused me of committing a rudimentary fallacy. However, you never demonstrate any understanding of my posts, nor even the fa...
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re: Why do you think some liberals are Islamist apologists? - Bayou Sam
[quote]I have yet to hear a muslim even one that claims to be about peace talk about and condemn terrorists acts and groups like isis.[/quote] You've never heard a Muslim condemn ISIS? I'd suggest that you either aren't trying very hard to look, or your media sources are very poor. ...
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re: Why do you think some liberals are Islamist apologists? - Bayou Sam
[quote]By the way...you still have yet to actually post a substantive rebuttal to my proposition that you cannot defend Islam without bringing up Christianity. You have chosen to spend your posts fighting irrelevant battles. Congrats.[/quote] I've posted more than one response to your substance...
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re: Why do you think some liberals are Islamist apologists? - Bayou Sam
Quoque. Better? [b]Both are accepted descriptions[/b]. [b]The point was made[/b]. Talk about concentrating on irrelevant stuff. Though, that appears to be your forte. [b]Your hubris[/b] aside...it is apparent you ignore the questions I ask...why can't you defend Islam without bringing up Chriatianit...
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re: Why do you think some liberals are Islamist apologists? - Bayou Sam
[quote]Every post of yours attempts to equate Christianity and Islam. No matter how much you try to dress it up. It is Tu Coque. Why are you so against admitting this? It is the basis of everything you are attempting to argue. (Not well, by the way).[/quote] Just. Stop. This is embarrassingly dum...
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re: Why do you think some liberals are Islamist apologists? - Bayou Sam
[quote]I don't have any interest in tolerating Islam until it reaches this point, and certainly don't want more of them over here to drag us further into their religious sphere.[/quote] I'm not sure what you mean by this. Many Muslims have democratized. Do you know Muslims who live in the US? I k...
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re: Why do you think some liberals are Islamist apologists? - Bayou Sam
[quote]So the OP uses those examples as liberals being irrational....and you use those examples? Why? To prove her point? An interesting psych question. OP and your annoyance with me aside....why do you find it hard to discuss your defense of Islam without drawing historical parallels to Christianit...
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re: True or false: America is at war with Radical Islam - Bayou Sam
False, and treating the world as though we were is bad strategy. ...
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re: Why do you think some liberals are Islamist apologists? - Bayou Sam
Last time I'm wasting time with you. Get serious and stop being a flaming fool or be ignored. [quote]Interesting. The OP was about liberals and Islam....yet every single one of your posts mentions Christianity. I wonder why???? [/quote] I am constantly puzzled by liberals and progressives, es...
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re: Why do you think some liberals are Islamist apologists? - Bayou Sam
I'm saying the summary was the expression of a pitiful kind of stupidity. ...
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re: Why do you think some liberals are Islamist apologists? - Bayou Sam
[quote]Someone said on here once that liberals/progressives attempt to fight the status quo or the establishment. White male Christianity is the perceived establishment so Islam conflicts with it meaning some want to use it. However many fail to realize that Islam is against the vast majority of the...
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re: Why do you think some liberals are Islamist apologists? - Bayou Sam
[quote]that's so rare under totalitarian regimes[/quote] Well, most Muslims don't live in totalitarian regimes... This is in fact of famous point about Muslim culture; read any Christians commenting on the difference between Islam and Christianity from the middle ages to the present; or you co...
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re: Why do you think some liberals are Islamist apologists? - Bayou Sam
[quote]So...you hate Christianity so much it causes you to apply a tu coque defense? Did I summarize your "argument" about right?[/quote] What's pitiful is that you probably think your response is clever. ...
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re: Why do you think some liberals are Islamist apologists? - Bayou Sam
I'm a liberal, and I often "apologize" for Islam. But I do so in a particular context: namely, against ludicrous arguments against Islam, about its history, and about its "essential evil" or "essential incompatibility with western government". In fact, Christianity was incompatible with modern we...
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Rebels in Syria making huge gains - Bayou Sam
Short version of [link=(http://foreignpolicy.com/2015/04/28/syrias-revitalized-rebels-make-big-gains-in-assads-heartland/?utm_content=buffer9982b&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer)]events[/link]: Idlib province is virtually under rebel control. Why? Because Turkey and Saud...
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