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The Scouts Versus the Ugly Moods of 2013

James437 Wrote: Feb 12, 2013 2:03 PM
People this is not a battle against the Boy Scouts. It is a battle against the laws of GOD. Homosexuals have their youth group, its called NAMBLA. Thats what they want to do with the Scouts, turn it into a homosexual happy hunting grounds. To do your duty to GOD, does not include the homosexual life style in any shape, form , or fashion. Go ahead, call me names for this, I don't care, I do care about what GOD says.
David3036 Wrote: Feb 12, 2013 4:09 PM
NAMBLA can hardly be called a "youth group." If anything, it's an outlaw group of sick adults. They are not even a gay organization, and they are booed when they march in Gay Pride parades.

Regardless, I have never heard that have targeted the Boy Scouts. Their main focus is lowering the age of consent -- which, by the way, will never happen in this country. We have continuously RAISED them.
Bill1895 Wrote: Feb 12, 2013 4:29 PM
NAMBLA is the face of homosexuality in the US
buster8 Wrote: Feb 12, 2013 4:44 PM
Then Westboro Baptist Church and Fred Phelps is the face of Christianity in the US! And they protest at funerals of soldiers killed in action!!
David3036 Wrote: Feb 12, 2013 6:14 PM
NAMBLA has barely a thousand members. It isn't the "face" of anything except disgrace.

The Boy Scouts of America got front-page ink, as we say in the newspaper trade, for their currently postponed meditations on the topic of admitting avowed gays to membership.

Word had leaked out that the Scouts were considering a local option solution to the vexed question of their supposed right to determine who can become a member and who can't. At a top-drawer meeting in Irving, Tex., the topic proved too vast and complex for immediate resolution. Consultation and deliberation will take place prior to May meeting of Scouts' national council.

I spoke of the Scouts' "supposed" right to oversee their...