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God and Jerusalem

gary395 Wrote: Sep 14, 2012 10:42 AM
Obama has refused to meet with Netanyahu being he don't want to break a date with David Letterman.
Elisabeth26 Wrote: Sep 14, 2012 11:30 AM
"being he don't want to"???????? Where did you go to school?

Don't you think "being" should be "because" and "he don't" should be "he doesn't"?

Either get a grammar coach, learn to proof read, or brush up on your grammar.
Arley2 Wrote: Sep 14, 2012 11:58 AM
Elisabeth, darlin'.... sometimes non-grammatical statements can be used to express great emotion. Like, "I AIN'T NEVER gonna vote for them Democrats on account a their mascot is a Jackasss."

See, that works better than, "I do not vote Democrat."

(I am, of course, teasing you Elizabeth.

Who would have thought that God and Jerusalem would become controversial issues at this year's Democratic National Convention?

Previous Democratic Party platforms had mentioned God and referred to Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. After both were initially missing from this year's platform, someone apparently realized that this was likely to raise questions about Democrats that they could ill afford to have raised in an election year.

So the convention faced a vote on whether to restore God and Jerusalem to their party's platform. Rather than risk a roll-call vote from the delegates, the chair called for a voice...