Originally Posted by johnny_rebson:
These are the same liberals who forgot how Iraq attacked us on 9/11.
As for the cultural integration of the civilizations they conquered, the Romans were actually experts in this area. Being polytheistic (at first) it was easy for them to recognize other gods as being their own in disguise. As long as the new civilizations paid tithes and gave their sons to the army, all was good. For this reason their expansion suffered relatively little backlash. The backlash that occurred due to corruption and the sheer impracticality of controlling an area so fantastically large without modern communication was another matter altogether.
If there's a god, damn it she won't mind.
If there's a god, baby she won't mind.
"I am appalled that somebody who is the nominee...would take that kind of position"
"A court took away a presidency"
"...the brother of a man running for president was the governor of the state..."
It's horrifying because Trump is blunt instead of making overt implications.
Every gay Republican I'm familiar with is more hardcore conservative than the straight ones. I think they work hard to overcompensate and prove themselves.
Anyway, it just goes to show that it takes all kinds.