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Posts Made By: Doug Matulis

August 11, 2010 07:31 AM Forum: Religion

Safe Religion, is that like safe-sex?

Posted By Doug Matulis

Well, banned for a week or so, unexpectedly allowed to return and the whole landscape has changed. Not sure what is safe anymore. I assume if I post something like 'homosexuality is sin according to the bible', you all have to agree with me now! wink

On the positive side, the discussions should be more productive and focused now that the A/a's can't play in this sandbox. Of course the sand is always nicer looking in your neighbors sandbox! 8)

Well I am feeling neutered, what to talk about.... :S

August 12, 2010 01:11 PM Forum: No Holds Barred

Why is O'Bama destroying the economy?

Posted By Doug Matulis

O'bama has said that America can no longer be the worlds economic leader. In other words, obama does not want America to be the worlds economic leader. Some of the facts are expressed here:

http://www.aim.org/aim-column/why-obama-is-sabotaging-u-s-economic-growth/

August 12, 2010 01:58 PM Forum: Politics

Student Loan Program

Posted By Doug Matulis

Why did O'bama and the dems take over the student loan program?

August 16, 2010 06:58 AM Forum: Politics

The 70 avowed socialists in Congress

Posted By Doug Matulis

If you live in these districts, these are the most dangerous people in congress and enemies of the state, your freedom, and your family, your way of life. These folks must be voted out to preserve the nation and prevent its collapse.

Co-Chairs

Hon. Raúl M. Grijalva (AZ-07)
Hon. Lynn Woolsey (CA-06)

Vice Chairs

Hon. Diane Watson (CA-33)
Hon. Sheila Jackson-Lee (TX-18)
Hon. Mazie Hirono (HI-02)
Hon. Dennis Kucinich (OH-10)


Senate Members

Hon. Bernie Sanders (VT)


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House Members

Hon. Neil Abercrombie (HI-01)
Hon. Tammy Baldwin (WI-02)
Hon. Xavier Becerra (CA-31)
Hon. Madeleine Bordallo (GU-AL)
Hon. Robert Brady (PA-01)
Hon. Corrine Brown (FL-03)
Hon. Michael Capuano (MA-08)
Hon. André Carson (IN-07)
Hon. Donna Christensen (VI-AL)
Hon. Yvette Clarke (NY-11)
Hon. William "Lacy" Clay (MO-01)
Hon. Emanuel Cleaver (MO-05)
Hon. Steve Cohen (TN-09)
Hon. John Conyers (MI-14)
Hon. Elijah Cummings (MD-07)
Hon. Danny Davis (IL-07)
Hon. Peter DeFazio (OR-04)
Hon. Rosa DeLauro (CT-03)
Rep. Donna F. Edwards (MD-04)
Hon. Keith Ellison (MN-05)
Hon. Sam Farr (CA-17)
Hon. Chaka Fattah (PA-02)
Hon. Bob Filner (CA-51)
Hon. Barney Frank (MA-04)
Hon. Marcia L. Fudge (OH-11)
Hon. Alan Grayson (FL-08)
Hon. Luis Gutierrez (IL-04)
Hon. John Hall (NY-19)
Hon. Phil Hare (IL-17)
Hon. Maurice Hinchey (NY-22)
Hon. Michael Honda (CA-15)
Hon. Jesse Jackson, Jr. (IL-02)
Hon. Eddie Bernice Johnson (TX-30)
Hon. Hank Johnson (GA-04)
Hon. Marcy Kaptur (OH-09)
Hon. Carolyn Kilpatrick (MI-13)
Hon. Barbara Lee (CA-09)
Hon. John Lewis (GA-05)
Hon. David Loebsack (IA-02)
Hon. Ben R. Lujan (NM-3)
Hon. Carolyn Maloney (NY-14)
Hon. Ed Markey (MA-07)
Hon. Jim McDermott (WA-07)
Hon. James McGovern (MA-03)
Hon. George Miller (CA-07)
Hon. Gwen Moore (WI-04)
Hon. Jerrold Nadler (NY-08)
Hon. Eleanor Holmes-Norton (DC-AL)
Hon. John Olver (MA-01)
Hon. Ed Pastor (AZ-04)
Hon. Donald Payne (NJ-10)
Hon. Chellie Pingree (ME-01)
Hon. Charles Rangel (NY-15)
Hon. Laura Richardson (CA-37)
Hon. Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-34)
Hon. Bobby Rush (IL-01)
Hon. Linda Sánchez (CA-47)
Hon. Jan Schakowsky (IL-09)
Hon. José Serrano (NY-16)
Hon. Louise Slaughter (NY-28)
Hon. Pete Stark (CA-13)
Hon. Bennie Thompson (MS-02)
Hon. John Tierney (MA-06)
Hon. Nydia Velazquez (NY-12)
Hon. Maxine Waters (CA-35)
Hon. Mel Watt (NC-12)
Hon. Henry Waxman (CA-30)
Hon. Peter Welch (VT-AL)
Hon. Robert Wexler (FL-19)


August 18, 2010 06:36 AM Forum: Politics

August 18, 2010 06:38 AM Forum: Politics

Iranian Nuke Reactor

Posted By Doug Matulis

The Russians are days away from starting Iran's Bushehr reactor. Shouldn't Isreal bomb the thing before it goes on-line?

August 18, 2010 07:12 AM Forum: Global Warming - REAL or NOT

Global Warming is Real...

Posted By Doug Matulis

...Its just not caused by man's activities. Why? because scientists says the Wooly Mammoths died out due to global warming killing off the grasses and that all starved. Now we can stop the debate, kill cap n trade legislation and let nature run its cyclical course.

From Skynews...

http://www.foxnews.com/scitech/2010/08/18/extinct-woolly-mammoths-ran-grass/

August 27, 2010 08:07 AM Forum: No Holds Barred

Clyde Crewely Boycott

Posted By Doug Matulis

I would suggest we all ignore the hate monger's posts. He is a total waste of time, unless you like being called

stupid
irrational
unthinking
dense
think in the head
biggot
idotic

and on an on and on.

He degrades every discussion he jumps into. Sometimes ignoring the child having the tantrum is enough to get him to stop the childish bahavior and they will walk away.

August 27, 2010 08:24 AM Forum: No Holds Barred

Abortion

Posted By Doug Matulis

Abortions should only be performed if a normal delivery will result in the mothers death and a C-Secion procedure can't be performed. Logical dictates that life comes from life and that life begins at conception when the living egg meets the living sperm. God 'knits' the child in the womb. A woman can choose anything she wants, just not killing the life in the womb. Its a baby, not a tissue mass. It does not matter how the egg is fertilized, it is still human life, a baby.

If we are not going to have the laws changed to ban abortions, then a new law should be written that mandates hi-res ultrasound images be shown to the would be baby killing mother so she can at least see the hands, feet, and face of the person whose life she is choosing to terminate.

Further, all states should have a parental notification law before a minor can have an abortion.

At least the number of abortions would drop dramatically and the profit motive would taken away.

August 27, 2010 08:50 AM Forum: No Holds Barred

Facts about Human Life

Posted By Doug Matulis

Day 1 - conception takes place.
7 days - tiny human implants in mother’s uterus.
10 days - mother’s menses stop.
18 days - heart begins to beat.
21 days - pumps own blood through separate closed circulatory system with own blood type.
28 days - eye, ear and respiratory system begin to form.
42 days - brain waves recorded, skeleton complete, reflexes present.
7 weeks - photo of thumbsucking.
8 weeks - all body systems present.
9 weeks - squints, swallows, moves tongue, makes fist.
11 weeks - spontaneous breathing movements, has fingernails, all body systems working.
12 weeks - weighs one ounce.
16 weeks - genital organs clearly differentiated, grasps with hands, swims, kicks, turns, somersaults, (still not felt by the mother.)
18 weeks - vocal cords work – can cry.
20 weeks - has hair on head, weighs one pound, 12 inches long.
23 weeks - 15% chance of viability outside of womb if birth premature.*
24 weeks - 56% of babies survive premature birth.*
25 weeks - 79% of babies survive premature birth.*