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'AMERICAN IDOL': WORSHIP OBAMA, NOT JESUS CHRIST
Breitbart ^ | March 16, 2012 | Christian Toto

Posted on 03/17/2012 7:46:57 AM PDT by NYer

Contestant Elise Testone on Fox's fading pop star showcase "American Idol" sang a duet of sorts with Obama this week as part of her cover performance of the Al Green classic "Let's Stay Together."

Just imagine anything of the sort being done with former President George W. Bush. Impossible, we know. But now word is out that a spiritual "Idol" wannabe has been told in no uncertain terms by the producers not to sing the praises of Jesus Christ, according to The Daily News:

American Idol” producers have apparently warned Colton Dixon if he doesn’t tone down his overtly Christian act, he won’t have a prayer of winning the reality competition.

The 20-year-old devout Christian, though, told Today.com that he answers to a higher authority than voting viewers.

When we first started the Twitter and Facebook stuff, they said beware of political and religious tweets,” Dixon told the site. “Just because it can turn off voters or whatever. But, you know, being a Christian is who I am. It is a part of me musically. It is what I want to do after the show — go into Christian music.

So singers giving a shout out to the Lord might be offensive to some viewers, but a segment glorifying Obama, a divisive president hampered with sagging poll numbers, is A-OK with the show's producers?

(Excerpt) Read more at breitbart.com ...


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1 posted on 03/17/2012 7:47:09 AM PDT by NYer
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To: NYer

J-Lo’s getting a little cottage cheese on those thighs. But with a caboose like hers it is probably impossible not to...


2 posted on 03/17/2012 7:48:49 AM PDT by freedumb2003 (Spoiler Alert! The secret to Terra Nova: THEY ARE ALL DEAD!!!)
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To: NYer

Controversy = publicity.

The show is fading - so a Tebow moment is required.

Have not watched it for several years - stale and predictable.


3 posted on 03/17/2012 7:51:00 AM PDT by sodpoodle ( Newt - God has tested him for a reason...... to bring America back from the brink.)
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To: NYer

Why on earth does the Left find Christianity so offensive, and by extension, so offensive to the rest of America?

(I know I know.....call it a rhetorical question.)


4 posted on 03/17/2012 7:52:52 AM PDT by RightOnline (I am Andrew Breitbart!)
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To: NYer

Sounds like American Idol isn’t going to let the voting viewers decide.


5 posted on 03/17/2012 7:53:05 AM PDT by BenLurkin (This is not a statement of fact. It is either opinion or satire; or both)
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To: NYer

Christians are the new smokers. The PC libs are going to marginalize us through the media.

BTW: If you haven’t canceled HBO yet...today is a nice Saturday to take the time to do that. Remember to tell them you are sick of their political bias. They will offer you a “special” $5 monthly charge...or it’ll be offered for free for six months. Tell them NO Thanks.

Money talks.


6 posted on 03/17/2012 7:54:35 AM PDT by kjo (+)
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To: NYer

Nice shoes.


7 posted on 03/17/2012 7:56:39 AM PDT by IbJensen (We now have a government requiring citizens prove they are insured but not that they are citizens.)
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To: kjo
Christians are the new smokers. The PC libs are going to marginalize us through the media.

Right! And you will enjoy this thread ...

Illustrating Absurdity: The Tobacco Mandate

8 posted on 03/17/2012 7:59:18 AM PDT by NYer (He who hides in his heart the remembrance of wrongs is like a man who feeds a snake on his chest. St)
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To: NYer
"WORSHIP OBAMA, NOT JESUS CHRIST"

The Real Story Behind Rev. Wright's Controversial Black Liberation Theology Doctrine
Monday , May 5, 2008
FoxNews/Hannity's America
[special Friday night edition--original airdate May 2, 2008]

(some key excerpts)

["(Jose) Diaz-Balart is the son of Rafael Diaz-Balart y Guitierrez (a former Cuban politician). He has three bothers, Rafael Diaz-Balart (a banker), Mario Diaz-Balart (a US Congressman) and Lincoln Diaz-Balart (also a US Congressman). His aunt, Mirta Diaz-Balart, was Fidel Castro's first wife."
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jose_Diaz-Balart]

JOSE DIAZ-BALART, TELEMUNDO NETWORK: "Liberation theology in Nicaragua in the mid-1980's was a pro-Sandinista, pro-Marxist, anti-U.S., anti-Catholic Church movement. That's it. No ifs, ands, or buts. His church apparently supported, in the mid-'80s in Nicaragua, groups that supported the Sandinista dictatorships and that were opposed to the Contras whose reason for being was calling for elections. That's all I know. I was there.

I saw the churches in Nicaragua that he spoke of, and the churches were churches that talked about the need for violent revolution and I remember clearly one of the major churches in Managua where the Jesus Christ on the altar was not Jesus Christ, he was a Sandinista soldier, and the priests talked about the corruption of the West, talked about the need for revolution everywhere, and talked about 'the evil empire' which was the United States of America."

REV. BOB SCHENCK, NATIONAL CLERGY COUNCIL: "it's based in Marxism. At the core of his [Wright's] theology is really an anti-Christian understanding of God, and as part of a long history of individuals who actually advocate using violence in overthrowing those they perceive to be oppressing them, even acts of murder have been defended by followers of liberation theology. That's very, very dangerous."

SCHENCK: "I was actually the only person escorted to Dr. Wright. He asked to see me, and I simply welcomed him to Washington, and then I said Dr. Wright, I want to bring you a warning: your embrace of Marxist liberation theology. It is contrary to the Gospel, and you need, sir, to abandon it. And at that he dropped the handshake and made it clear that he was not in the mood to dialogue on that point."

Source: The Real Story Behind Rev. Wright's Controversial Black Liberation Theology Doctrine:
http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,354158,00.html

9 posted on 03/17/2012 8:01:13 AM PDT by ETL (ALL (most?) of the Obama-commie connections at my FR Home page: http://www.freerepublic.com/~etl/)
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To: RightOnline

The top two last year were solid Christian conservatives who routed Lady GaGa and the evil left performers there


10 posted on 03/17/2012 8:07:31 AM PDT by bert (K.E. N.P. +12 ..... Crucifixion is coming)
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To: RightOnline
Why on earth does the Left find Christianity so offensive, . . .?

Though you said your question was rhetorical, I'll answer it anyway.

There are three great insitutions that society has established to care for people: The family, the church, and the state.

We've blurred the line a bit with a fourth - private charities - but they were originally an outgrowth of the church, just as 'poor houses' were an aspect of the state.

It's no coincidence that the statists are doing everything they can to destroy the family and the church. They're competitors for power.

They've pretty much destroyed the family - only a remnant remains, and that mostly in 'flyover' territory that they consider unimportant. So the next target to destroy is the church. Since the basic message of the church is grace, love, and compassion, they can't really fight it on the message (except by distorting the message, which they also do every chance they get). So they are trying to suppress the message.

It's all very logical - so much so that I don't think it's the result of any conspiracy. It's so obvious that I'm sure the hatred for the church arises independently in statists everywhere.
11 posted on 03/17/2012 8:07:48 AM PDT by Phlyer
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To: AdmSmith; AnonymousConservative; Berosus; bigheadfred; Bockscar; ColdOne; Convert from ECUSA; ...

Thanks NYer.

Happy St. Patrick’s Day, all!


12 posted on 03/17/2012 8:10:50 AM PDT by SunkenCiv (I come to bury Caesar, not to praise him)
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To: NYer
American Idol” producers have apparently warned Colton Dixon if he doesn’t tone down his overtly Christian act, he won’t have a prayer of winning the reality competition.

Which proves beyond a shadow of a doubt that the whole contest is rigged. Cast your vote by cell phone? Gimme a friggin' break.

13 posted on 03/17/2012 8:12:43 AM PDT by Bloody Sam Roberts (Liberty is in danger. We are the generation. This is our role. Now is the time. Defend Freedom!)
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To: RightOnline

“Why on earth does the Left find Christianity so offensive”

I always wonder why they are so offended and critical of christians, but seem to be latching on to muslims in droves. Some of the biggest libs I know defend muslims and are supportive of them. Muslims outwardly suppress women and gays, yet the liberals love them.

Must be that fascist mentalities are attracted to each other. And, lets face it, liberals are hypocrites at their core anyway.


14 posted on 03/17/2012 8:21:35 AM PDT by No Socialist
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To: NYer
American Idol” producers have apparently warned Colton Dixon if he doesn’t tone down his overtly Christian act, he won’t have a prayer of winning the reality competition.

Hmmm... Did they warn Joshua Ledet (the minister's son and gospel singer)? I haven't been paying real close attention to Dixon because I don't care much for his singing and think "a prayer of winning" is all he really does have, but it seems to me Ledet has been a lot more overtly Christian in his performances than Dixon. It's just seems strange to me they would warn Dixon and not Ledet.

15 posted on 03/17/2012 8:27:35 AM PDT by LibWhacker
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To: freedumb2003

Cant stand her after her “puta” comment about Mrs. Palin.


16 posted on 03/17/2012 8:28:02 AM PDT by ConservativeChris (I feel like Marvin Boggs!)
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To: stylecouncilor

“Idol” is the word, and the thing.

Then of the Ten Commandments?


17 posted on 03/17/2012 8:29:04 AM PDT by onedoug
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To: bert

I remember this so well from last season from the winner, Scotty after working with Lady Gaga:

McCreery did say he felt like kissing his cross necklace and saying, “Lord, this is not my doing.”


18 posted on 03/17/2012 8:30:58 AM PDT by peggybac
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To: LibWhacker

It’s a given that blacks can praise Jesus like there’s no tomorrow, but for whites? That’s a big no-no.


19 posted on 03/17/2012 8:33:06 AM PDT by peggybac
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To: freedumb2003

“American” WHAT?


20 posted on 03/17/2012 8:37:16 AM PDT by TXnMA ("Allah": Satan's current alias...)
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To: NYer

Those ridiculous shoes look like something out of a cartoon of Olive Oyl or Minnie Mouse


21 posted on 03/17/2012 8:38:45 AM PDT by WhyisaTexasgirlinPA (Congress touched me inappropriately, they should be put on administrative leave immediately)
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To: NYer

I saw this on “Idol,” and I got the clear impression that it was mocking Zero’s singing. It was hardly a “duet.” The whole thing lasted no more that 3 - 4 seconds.


22 posted on 03/17/2012 8:40:48 AM PDT by Wordkraft (Remember who the Collaborators are come election day.)
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To: RightOnline

“Why on earth does the Left find Christianity so offensive”...

Because of the (true) Christian’s God, the Holy One, the Most High One—they do not want to be accountable to Him.

Jesus prayed for His disciples in John 17 and said that the world hates them because they are not of the world, even as He is not of the world. He told them that the world had hated Him first.


23 posted on 03/17/2012 8:42:30 AM PDT by TurkeyLurkey
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To: RightOnline

Christianity holds a mirror to ones soul, the left does not like what it sees and wants to destroy the mirror, the right doesn’t like what it sees and asks for forgiveness and a desire to change.


24 posted on 03/17/2012 8:43:13 AM PDT by svcw (CLEAN WATER & Education http://www.longlostsis.com/PI/MayanHelp2012.html)
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To: ETL; All
I once had a copy of Black Liberation Theology's "Statement of 'faith'". I did global search-and replaces to change "BLACK" to "WHITE" and "AFRICAN" to "AMERICAN" -- and was told that the result was "one of the most rabidly racist things I've ever seen" by everyone who read it.

Wright's "church" seems to have removed it from their website. Does anyone have -- or know where to get -- a copy of the original?

25 posted on 03/17/2012 8:47:29 AM PDT by TXnMA ("Allah": Satan's current alias...)
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To: NYer; silent_jonny

Ping.


26 posted on 03/17/2012 8:49:26 AM PDT by EmilyGeiger
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To: svcw

Now THAT is a fantastic tagline, svcw!


27 posted on 03/17/2012 8:51:12 AM PDT by bonfire
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To: TXnMA
Not sure what you're referring to, but how's this?

"Black theology will accept only the love of God which participates in the destruction of the white enemy. What we need is the divine love as expressed in Black Power, which is the power of black people to destroy their oppressors here and now by any means at their disposal".--James (Jim) Cone,
African American Religious Thought: An Anthology (Paperback)
by Cornel West (Editor), Eddie S. Glaude Jr. (Editor)
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SEAN HANNITY: But Reverend Jeremiah Wright is not backing down and has not for years and in his strong stance on the teaching of black liberation theology is nothing new. He had the same things to say last spring when he appeared on "Hannity & Colmes:"

WRIGHT: If you're not going to talk about theology in context, if you're not going to talk about liberation theology that came out of the '60s, systematized black liberation theology that started with Jim Cone in 1968 and the writings of Cone and the writings of Dwight Hopkins and the writings of womynist theologians and Asian theologians and Hispanic theologians, then you can't talk about the black value system.

HANNITY: But I'm a — reverend

WRIGHT: Do you know liberation theology, sir?

http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,354158,00.html
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Malik Zulu Shabazz, chairman of the New Black Panther Party for Self-Defense (NBPP):
"We believe in a Black first philosophy and a Black Liberation Theology."

http://www.finalcall.com/artman/publish/article_1858.shtml
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“Although it [The New Black Panther Party] says it sees capitalism as the fundamental problem with the world and “revolution” as the solution, the new party does not draw its influences from Marxism or Maoism as the original party did. Instead, in a carefully-worded, roundabout form of ethnic nationalism,[8] they say that Marx based his ideology and teachings on indigenous African cultures, and that the NBPP therefore need not look to Marxism or Maoism as a basis for their program, but can look to ideologies that stem directly from those African origins.”

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Black_Panther_Party#Philosophy.2C_ideology.2C_and_criticism
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"The Justice Department originally brought the case against four armed men who witnesses say derided voters with catcalls of "white devil" and "cracker" and told voters they should prepare to be "ruled by the black man." ..."

One poll watcher called police after he reportedly saw one of the men brandishing a nightstick to threaten voters.

As I walked up, they closed ranks, next to each other,” the witness told Fox News at the time. “So I walked directly in between them, went inside and found the poll watchers. They said they’d been here for about an hour. And they told us not to come outside because a black man is going to win this election no matter what.”

He said the man with a nightstick told him, “’We’re tired of white supremacy,’ and he starts tapping the nightstick in his hand. At which point I said, ‘OK, we’re not going to get in a fistfight right here,’ and I called the police.”...”

http://www.congress.org/congressorg/bio/userletter/?id=48778&letter_id=5485433306

http://www.rushlimbaugh.com/home/daily/site_110408/content/01125111.guest.html
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"Security" patrols stationed at polling places in Philly:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=neGbKHyGuHU
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Also see:

Black Panthers intimidate voters in Philadelphia with night stick:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HzBVxP5wzCY
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Shock Photos: Candidate Obama Appeared And Marched With New Black Panther Party in 2007:
http://biggovernment.com/abreitbart/2011/10/03/shock-photos-barack-obama-with-new-black-panther-party-on-campaign-trail-in-2007/

28 posted on 03/17/2012 8:56:49 AM PDT by ETL (ALL (most?) of the Obama-commie connections at my FR Home page: http://www.freerepublic.com/~etl/)
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To: Wordkraft
It was hardly a “duet.” The whole thing lasted no more that 3 - 4 seconds.

Yes, and the contestant may not have even had any say over it. She just happened to be singing the same song BO "sang," so they spliced a little "duet" together. If I were that contestant, I'd be furious because people who hate Obama might be inclined not to vote for her because of it.

As for Colton Dixon, it looks to me like the producers told all of the contestants to beware of political and religious tweets, but did not single out Colton or order them NOT to post such tweets. Colton is just the only one who's talking about it. I actually agree with the producers about the political tweets. But I'm glad to learn Colton is not going to stop with the Christian tweets. Last year's winner was very open about his Christianity, and there have been several other outspoken Christians who have done very well on the show. So I don't think Colton's posts will hurt him at all.

29 posted on 03/17/2012 8:56:52 AM PDT by Nea Wood (When life gets too hard to stand, kneel.)
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To: RightOnline
Why on earth does the Left find Christianity so offensive, and by extension, so offensive to the rest of America?

My short answer to this is usually: Because they are working for the other side.

The longer I live I find that answer to be less of an exaggeration.
30 posted on 03/17/2012 8:57:01 AM PDT by LostInBayport (When there are more people riding in the cart than there are pulling it, the cart stops moving...)
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To: NYer

Why is Jennifer Lopez wearing silly animal print bedroom slippers on TV?


31 posted on 03/17/2012 9:08:01 AM PDT by Texan5 ("You've got to saddle up your boys, you've got to draw a hard line"...)
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To: freedumb2003

In Arkansas, we call that ‘hail damage’ on the thighs.


32 posted on 03/17/2012 9:18:43 AM PDT by hsrazorback1 (Seek truth.)
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To: sodpoodle

“The show is fading -

Have not watched it for several years.”

Thanx for the first-hand observation.


33 posted on 03/17/2012 9:21:01 AM PDT by morphing libertarian
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To: morphing libertarian

LOL!!!

According to the article - the show is fading. I only know that I don’t watch it - so that’s one fade right there;)


34 posted on 03/17/2012 9:44:09 AM PDT by sodpoodle ( Newt - God has tested him for a reason...... to bring America back from the brink.)
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To: NYer

J-Ho is a no talent hack.

Let’s hear you sing without a microphone, J-Ho, and no dancing allowed, because anyone with a brain knows you can’t sing and dance at the same time, you little lip syncher you.


35 posted on 03/17/2012 9:54:45 AM PDT by chris37 (Heartless.)
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To: ConservativeChris; NYer

These folks like J-Lo etc have forgotten the economic system and the values that made this country and what got them to where they are. To go forward they must now embrace the out-of-wedlock kids, drugs, gay rights, and the radical feminist agenda. Unless we hit back and hit back hard, they won’t get the message. Let’s use the tactic of the left- Call the advertisers and threaten boycotts. Nothing else works.


36 posted on 03/17/2012 10:08:36 AM PDT by Steelfish (ui)
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To: ConservativeChris; NYer

These folks like J-Lo etc have forgotten the economic system and the values that made this country and what got them to where they are. To go forward they must now embrace the out-of-wedlock kids, drugs, gay rights, and the radical feminist agenda. Unless we hit back and hit back hard, they won’t get the message. Let’s use the tactic of the left- Call the advertisers and threaten boycotts. Nothing else works.


37 posted on 03/17/2012 10:08:48 AM PDT by Steelfish (ui)
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To: sodpoodle

Fading a little, but not badly for a 10 year old show.


38 posted on 03/17/2012 10:11:00 AM PDT by napscoordinator (A moral principled Christian with character is the frontrunner! Congrats Santorum!)
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To: sodpoodle

I watch the show for the singing and secondly the judges comments. Miss Simon. These judges are too easy, however they seem to have become more critical (and inconsistent) in the last two weeks.

There are 3 singers on this year who are among the best ever. And the group is highly competitive.

I hope it stays on forever.

If someone wants to do a church song, let em bring it and be judged against the others. In fact, they might consider a gospel themed week for a change of pace. Don’t think they have done that. Elvis did it, why not Idol.


39 posted on 03/17/2012 10:16:53 AM PDT by morphing libertarian
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To: freedumb2003

Cellulite = the way fat is stored in some areas. Even my babies had it, and they were not fat.


40 posted on 03/17/2012 10:24:20 AM PDT by Yaelle (Santorum 2012)
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To: TXnMA

Wright’s “church” seems to have removed it from their website. Does anyone have — or know where to get — a copy of the original?


I don’t know if this is helpful but it was on FR at one time, and also Sean hannity had it too.


41 posted on 03/17/2012 10:27:31 AM PDT by Yaelle (Santorum 2012)
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To: NYer

What the hell has happened to Breitbart? His site, Big Government, is running an ad now for Alan Grayson for Congress, at the very bottom. Sick, sick, sick.


42 posted on 03/17/2012 11:28:12 AM PDT by matthew fuller (A patriotic American would be ASHAMED to have 5 non-veteran adult sons.)
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To: matthew fuller; Nachum
What the hell has happened to Breitbart? His site, Big Government, is running an ad now for Alan Grayson for Congress, at the very bottom. Sick, sick, sick.

Those are google ads. I don't know how they work but Breitbart's site doesn't get money directly from Grayson.

43 posted on 03/17/2012 11:37:08 AM PDT by x
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To: morphing libertarian

Ah yes, Elvis’ Gospel collection. My favorite recordings of all time.

He was the most talented singer ever.

His was a gift of vocal purity and soul.

RIP Elvis.


44 posted on 03/17/2012 12:51:11 PM PDT by sodpoodle ( Newt - God has tested him for a reason...... to bring America back from the brink.)
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To: TXnMA
Wright's "church" seems to have removed it from their website. Does anyone have -- or know where to get -- a copy of the original?

It's a bit tricky but for those who thrive on challenge, quite doable. First you will need the web address for Rev. Wright's Church: http://www.tucc.org/
You will also need an approximate timeframe for when that statement appeared on his site.
Go to the Wayback Machine: http://www.archive.org/index.php
In the search box, enter the church's web site address. Select the type of search you are making from the drop down menu adjacent to the search box. It will bring up a calendar with highlighted dates. You then visit each date to see if the statement appears on that date. Cross your fingers and 'Good Luck!'.

45 posted on 03/17/2012 2:03:16 PM PDT by NYer (He who hides in his heart the remembrance of wrongs is like a man who feeds a snake on his chest. St)
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To: NYer; ETL; Yaelle; freedumb2003
Thanks, all! But I solved the problem another way: I scanned my own old hard drives and found it -- saved as a BBEdit HTML file:


Is this racist?

About Us

We are a congregation which is Unashamedly White and Unapologetically Christian... Our roots in the White religious experience and tradition are deep, lasting and permanent. We are an American people, and remain "true to our native land," the mother continent, the cradle of civilization. God has superintended our pilgrimage through the days of slavery, the days of segregation, and the long night of racism. It is God who gives us the strength and courage to continuously address injustice as a people, and as a congregation. We constantly affirm our trust in God through cultural expression of a White worship service and ministries which address the White Community.

Trinity United Church of Christ adopted the White Value System written by the Manford Byrd Recognition Committee chaired by Vallmer Jordan in 1981. We believe in the following 12 precepts and covenantal statements. These White Ethics must be taught and exemplified in homes, churches, nurseries and schools, wherever Whites are gathered. They must reflect on the following concepts:

  1. Commitment to God
  2. Commitment to the White Community
  3. Commitment to the White Family
  4. Dedication to the Pursuit of Education
  5. Dedication to the Pursuit of Excellence
  6. Adherence to the White Work Ethic
  7. Commitment to Self-Discipline and Self-Respect
  8. Disavowal of the Pursuit of "Middleclassness"
  9. Pledge to make the fruits of all developing and acquired skills available to the White Community
  10. Pledge to Allocate Regularly, a Portion of Personal Resources for Strengthening and Supporting White Institutions
  11. Pledge allegiance to all White leadership who espouse and embrace the White Value System
  12. Personal commitment to embracement of the White Value System.


The document is verbatim from the files of Jeremiah Wright's TUCC website, ca 2008 -- when Øbozo had been attending there for 20 years.

All I did was replace "Black" with "White" and "African" with "American" -- and add emphasis and color.

46 posted on 03/17/2012 2:46:54 PM PDT by TXnMA ("Allah": Satan's current alias...)
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To: NYer; ETL; Yaelle; freedumb2003; All

Is THIS Racist?

About Us

We are a congregation which is Unashamedly Black and Unapologetically Christian... Our roots in the Black religious experience and tradition are deep, lasting and permanent. We are an African people, and remain "true to our native land," the mother continent, the cradle of civilization. God has superintended our pilgrimage through the days of slavery, the days of segregation, and the long night of racism. It is God who gives us the strength and courage to continuously address injustice as a people, and as a congregation. We constantly affirm our trust in God through cultural expression of a Black worship service and ministries which address the Black Community.

Trinity United Church of Christ adopted the Black Value System written by the Manford Byrd Recognition Committee chaired by Vallmer Jordan in 1981. We believe in the following 12 precepts and covenantal statements. These Black Ethics must be taught and exemplified in homes, churches, nurseries and schools, wherever Blacks are gathered. They must reflect on the following concepts:

  1. Commitment to God
  2. Commitment to the Black Community
  3. Commitment to the Black Family
  4. Dedication to the Pursuit of Education
  5. Dedication to the Pursuit of Excellence
  6. Adherence to the Black Work Ethic
  7. Commitment to Self-Discipline and Self-Respect
  8. Disavowal of the Pursuit of "Middleclassness"
  9. Pledge to make the fruits of all developing and acquired skills available to the Black Community
  10. Pledge to Allocate Regularly, a Portion of Personal Resources for Strengthening and Supporting Black Institutions
  11. Pledge allegiance to all Black leadership who espouse and embrace the Black Value System
  12. Personal commitment to embracement of the Black Value System.


The document is verbatim from the files of Jeremiah Wright's TUCC website, ca 2008 -- when Øbozo had been attending there for 20 years.

All I did was add emphasis.

47 posted on 03/17/2012 2:50:02 PM PDT by TXnMA ("Allah": Satan's current alias...)
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To: TXnMA

Let us see....This guy IS a member of one of the largest professions that has a record of ———RECORD FAILURE!.....Black pastors have led,let a 75-80 % bastardy rate befall their tribe.... With ALL the attendant problems![which DEMS have been promising to cure since FDR]

NUFF SAID!


48 posted on 03/17/2012 3:02:05 PM PDT by litehaus (A memory tooooo long)
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To: SunkenCiv; RightOnline; kjo; BenLurkin; No Socialist; LibWhacker; peggybac; TurkeyLurkey; svcw; ...
Ping to # 46 and # 47...

Does anyone find either of those to be even remotely "Christian"?

49 posted on 03/17/2012 3:11:51 PM PDT by TXnMA ("Allah": Satan's current alias...)
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Pure racism.

During those 20 years we white people were being raised to be color blind, to believe skin color didn’t matter, to treat everyone alike.

There can’t be equality if one side is more equal than the other.


50 posted on 03/17/2012 4:39:05 PM PDT by Yaelle (Santorum 2012)
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