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Old 03-16-2012, 05:54 PM   #461
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Being a Puerto Rican and living in the island, I find it disgusting that Santorum is saying this - with respect to those in favor of him. I mean, our governor endorsed Romney, so really I don't know why he's campaigning here, when he might not get the majority of the votes at all on Sunday. Telling us that we have to speak English primarily is just bull. That statement will, and has already caused controversy throughout the island.
Thanks for giving your opinion, interesting to hear from someone who lives in Puerto Rico
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He's even talking about porn on cable and in hotels. Don't you have to choose to get that and pay for it? So it's not as if you're just channel surfing and are forced to see it.

We really don't have bigger issues going on in this country? It's not my thing but I really think the POTUS should be concerned with other issues. His personal morality is one thing and that's his choice, but I don't want a President who operates entirely through the prism of his/her religious and personal beliefs. And makes priorities and decisions based solely on that.
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At least he has one good quality, being self deprecating about his appearance

Santorum Sunbathing Offers Clue to Why Politicians Wear Suits and Ties - ABC News

Those pics of Mitt in a wet suit look semi hot by comparison (yes, I did look). His sons look like Ken dolls but they are pretty cute.
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For the most part the porn industry speaks English, worship capitalism, and they say "god" a lot, you'd think he'd like them.


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He might have to prove that porn has a nuclear weapons program first.
There's a joke in that sentence somewhere....

So, in order to round up and punish these porn makers, clearly this means he and his buddies in this "war" will have to actively search these people out, right? You know. They have to "see" just how bad this stuff is in order to "protect" us. Or something.

With this guy's uber-rigid attitudes about sex and things related to it, I still maintain there is something lurking in his closet somewhere. Either that or he's the most uptight person I think I've seen in years.
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50 bucks says that one of Santorum's kids comes out of the closet in 5 years. Or less, if he is successful.
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I don't understand why anyone would want to combat porn. Yes, some people are addicted to sex and porn, but let their loved ones try to help them rather than the government. I see the porn addiction issue something for society to handle and for communities to come to together over. If the government gets involved, it would be like the issue would lose its communal feeling and its being handled by a small group of people who - to me - seem distant from mainstream society.

And that goes for alcohol abuse and other addictions. I don't know, I just don't like the government getting involved in social issues because I think it would work better among support groups and such. Legislation seems to take the power of the people out of their hands.

Gosh, I hope I made sense.

Anyway, just my thoughts.
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That's another thing, too. Santorum wants the government to get involved. Again. So do conservatives like government interference or don't they? They need to start making up their minds, 'cause I'm really confused.

Apparently a while back we got notice at our store that there was a lady in a nearby town who was calling around to every one of our bookstore chains in the area complaining about the adult magazines we carry, because her husband is a porn addict and she feels that all the stores are just enabling his behavior by keeping the porn magazines out there. She says that we're breaking laws by putting that stuff out (if we were, we'd probably have been shut down, duh), and she's threatened legal action and that sort of thing. If any of us answer the phone and she's on the line, we're to not answer any of her questions and simply hand her over to our manager to deal with .

I don't know how they handle it at any of the other stores in our chain, but the adult magazines at our store are all in one little section on a top shelf. Most are covered completely in plastic, many have a black bar thing on the plastic covering all the parts that one would cover. And when our staff puts them away we always try and keep them as hidden away from the general public as possible, so that people who come in with their kids don't have the children stumbling across it or people who may not care for such things don't have to see it. We do everything in our power to keep that section as discreet as possible. The porn addiction is her and her husband's problem to deal with, not anyone else's. I just work there, I'm not trying to turn our customers into filth mongers.
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I'm not saying everyone should be forced to deal with an individual's problems. I just feel the government should not get involved because it would as if the power is out of the people's hands and into those who are only concerned about being reelected so they would have a job.
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I'm not saying everyone should be forced to deal with an individual's problems. I just feel the government should not get involved because it would as if the power is out of the people's hands and into those who are only concerned about being reelected so they would have a job.
Oh, I agree and understand what you meant. I was just ranting about my own situation in relation to that a bit, sorry . Not targeted at you or anyone else in particular.
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It's about time someone is going after smut. It's degrading to women, and encourages kids to grow up to become out of control sexfiends. We need to protect society from this stuff!
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I honestly can't believe porn mags still exist.
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One of my friends from high school is an obsessive Paul supporter. And on Facebook, he sent me this-



He also wants to add Obama's face in that mash-up. Sweet delusions...
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Delusions... okay...
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Delusions... okay...
Because Obama really is just like those three?
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Because Obama really is just like those three?
Obama is more of 'the establishment' than they are, actually.
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Obama is more of 'the establishment' than they are, actually.
Obama is establishment(which is the opposite of what the right is saying), but what are your arguments that he is moreso than Romney or Newt?
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Obama is establishment(which is the opposite of what the right is saying), but what are your arguments that he is moreso than Romney or Newt?
Can you reword that? I'm not sure what you're saying.
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Obama is more of 'the establishment' than they are, actually.
How is Obama "more of the establishment" than Romney or Gingrich?

They're all establishment.
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How is Obama "more of the establishment" than Romney or Gingrich?

They're all establishment.
Well yes, not 'more of' but a very fitting example.
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