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    Re: Michael Savage Banned In The U.K.

    Quote Originally Posted by jamesrage View Post
    Savage and Glenn Beck are my favorite talk show host. I heard of Levin but I have not listened to his show enough to form an opinion on whether or not I like his show.
    Levin has one of the worst and most annoying accents I have ever heard. Granted being from the south, I am probably biased in this regard, but even if I agreed with the guy I would have a hard time listening to him.
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    Re: Michael Savage Banned In The U.K.

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    Provide the details on Cat Stevens. I'm so sure he was denied for no reason at all, it was just to be mean.
    You want me to type "cat stevens" banned + USA for you into google?

    Do your own homework.

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    Re: Michael Savage Banned In The U.K.

    Quote Originally Posted by Infinite Chaos View Post
    You want me to type "cat stevens" banned + USA for you into google?

    Do your own homework.
    You brought it up, now back it up.
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    Re: Michael Savage Banned In The U.K.

    Michael Savage is not "extreme". He just tells it like it is and the truth sometimes hurts.

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    Re: Michael Savage Banned In The U.K.

    Quote Originally Posted by Infinite Chaos View Post
    You want me to type "cat stevens" banned + USA for you into google?

    Do your own homework.
    What makes you so sure that he's totally innocent? The US government seems to think he has ties to terrorism. I don't have access to their information, so I don't know if he does or not...but given his comments calling for Salman Rushdie's head, it certainly wouldn't surprise me.

    Anyway, Cat Stevens wasn't banned from the US due to his political beliefs, he was banned because he was deemed a security threat.
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    Re: UK 'least wanted' list published

    Moderator's Warning:
    UK 'least wanted' list published Similar threads merged. No sense in having two threads discussing Savage and the UK ban list.

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    Re: UK 'least wanted' list published

    Is there a specific thing that Savage said that prompted his being put on the list??

    If not and it's just a question of , "We don't like him generally so were banning him from the country," that's pretty concerning that the UK would go down that particularly hysterical path.

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    Re: Michael Savage Banned In The U.K.

    Quote Originally Posted by Kandahar View Post
    What makes you so sure that he's totally innocent? The US government seems to think he has ties to terrorism. I don't have access to their information, so I don't know if he does or not...but given his comments calling for Salman Rushdie's head, it certainly wouldn't surprise me.

    Anyway, Cat Stevens wasn't banned from the US due to his political beliefs, he was banned because he was deemed a security threat.
    Yeah but in retrospect that seemed decidedly stupid as well since they never really seemed to have any justifiable reason for banning the guy and they've since lifted the ban.

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    Re: UK 'least wanted' list published

    Quote Originally Posted by talloulou View Post
    Is there a specific thing that Savage said that prompted his being put on the list??

    If not and it's just a question of , "We don't like him generally so were banning him from the country," that's pretty concerning that the UK would go down that particularly hysterical path.
    Here's a good start...

    As for the clipped-haired, mean-faced Demoncats who tell me I'm hateful and intolerant because I oppose the tidal wave of Turd World immigration, I say, Go find another country.
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    Re: UK 'least wanted' list published

    Yeah he's colorful and crazy to be sure but I don't see anything there that can be genuinely taken as a threat or call to action in a threatening nature.

    I don't think either the US or the UK should get in the business of banning folks for talking like a tard. I don't think one could legitimately argue that Savage represents a real threat, promotes violence, or actively incites others to be violent. It's a bad precedent to set, banning him, and a path they should avoid going down; unless they have something more concrete than his usual rants that would justify such an action.

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