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God and Jerusalem

PhantomStranger Wrote: Sep 14, 2012 8:48 PM
"Who would have thought that God and Jerusalem would become controversial issues at this year's Democratic National Convention?" Uncle Tom needs to rephrase that as "Who would've thought that WE would use God and Jerusalem in an underhanded way to misdirect and whine about this year's Democratic National Convention?" Always happy to clarify your otherwise inept prose.
soccerman Wrote: Sep 14, 2012 9:48 PM
Dr. Sowell is hardly an "Uncle Tom" as you mean in your insulting post. Why can't left wingers make intelligent points without resorting to such comments.
rightmostofthetime Wrote: Sep 14, 2012 9:55 PM
Phantom is just a drive-by poster who never sticks around to defend his idiocy. Probably on the payroll of the DNC.
1Falcon1 Wrote: Sep 14, 2012 9:02 PM
Joycey Wrote: Sep 14, 2012 9:01 PM

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...