pjbogart wrote:I never quite got my head around what the whole controversy was
In the micro, there really isn't. But there's been quite a hot, one sided cold war going on so to speak. If one thinks structurally, institutionally, the progression that has been taking place makes sense.
It's a playbook of long ago, all based upon structures and institutional infiltration and domination.
--aren't gays told to apply there and infiltrate/dominate it?
Think who is running the show.
Think of what happens to anyone that cross/disagree with them (from Gov Palin to Joe the Plumber to Gov. Walker to, well, chick a fil's family business).
Good read:http://www.amazon.com/The-Blueprint-Dem ... 1936218003
This is the inside story of one of the most stunning reversals of political fortune in American history. Four years ago, the GOP dominated politics at every level in Colorado. Republicans held both Senate seats, five of seven congressional seats, the governor’s mansion, the offices of secretary of state and treasurer, and both houses of the state legislature.
After the 2008 election, the exact opposite was true: replace the word Republicans with Democrats in the previous sentence, and you have of one the most stunning reversals of political fortune in American history.
This is also the story of how it will happen—indeed, is happening—in other states across the country. In Colorado, progressives believe they have found a blueprint for creating permanent Democratic majorities across the nation. With discipline and focus, they have pioneered a legal architecture designed to take advantage of new campaign finance laws and ....
Short story is intimidation.
Examples will be made and thus everyone else will be silent.
Ideas are more powerful than guns. We would not let our enemies have guns, why should we let them have ideas.
The Machine......plata o plomo, silver or lead....
I guess Dan Cathy has a right to his beliefs, as do the rest of us.
No don't fluking guess
. Don't be a leftist. He does have a God given right to his beliefs. You don't own his thoughts, though most leftists would like to think otherwise.
Would you find it interesting to compare and contrast the gays staging a sexual kiss-in for political reasons at a private business...and the reception they received with....say a conservative coming to the UW (or most other universities) to speak and the reception they receive?
Here ya go...one of many examples:http://www.massresistance.org/docs/gen/ ... index.html
Useful Idiots. Used, then cast aside.