But many smokers start fires.
Homeless people start fires, too.
Yet when people bring those things up for/against support of various measures or steps they're laughed down and mocked. . . though I've never actually heard of anyone saying "homeless people cause fires - we need to end homelessness to avoid this."
A screaming comes across the sky.
It has happened before, but there is nothing to compare it to now.Pynchon - Gravity's Rainbow
When America is strong the world is calm, When America is weak tyrants and terrorist slaughter the meek. ~ SgtRock
I don't support illegal aliens or those who would do violence against us for any reason. I simply refuse to see the world as black-and-white as you do, and I refuse to be blind to the causes of illegal immigration or extremism.
Moderator's Warning: All right, this thread needs to chill. Everyone needs to bear in mind both the rules against personal attacks, as well as the rules against hate speech (advocating violence towards an ethnic group/etc). Cool your jets right now, this sort of things stops right here.
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