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    Default Treasonous Berkley city council.

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    The extreme far left wackos in Berkley California want to evict the marines recruiters and say they are not welcome. This is the kind of stuff that makes me question the intelligence and the patriotism of the people in Berkley and of all the extreme left (password).

    To my pleasure many federal and state officials have recommended that the government withhold hundreds of millions of dollars from Berkley. I also would only hope that Berkley falls into some state of emergency and the armed forces leave them to fend for themselves. Because after all they are unwelcome in Berkley so why would they need the help of our troops.

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    Quote Originally Posted by UGLY View Post
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    The extreme far left wackos in Berkley California want to evict the marines recruiters and say they are not welcome. This is the kind of stuff that makes me question the intelligence and the patriotism of the people in Berkley and of all the extreme left (password).

    To my pleasure many federal and state officials have recommended that the government withhold hundreds of millions of dollars from Berkley. I also would only hope that Berkley falls into some state of emergency and the armed forces leave them to fend for themselves. Because after all they are unwelcome in Berkley so why would they need the help of our troops.

    Some may not be old enough to remember this, but I remember parts of the South during the Civil Rights movement rejecting Federal Guidelines. I can't imagine the problems that could come about when a city does this. I don't know what grounds they have to stand on. I am not the biggest fan of how a lot of recruiters work, but again, this could get interesting. I don't know if this city understands fully what they have bitten off.
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    Quote Originally Posted by UGLY View Post
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    The extreme far left wackos in Berkley California want to evict the marines recruiters and say they are not welcome. This is the kind of stuff that makes me question the intelligence and the patriotism of the people in Berkley and of all the extreme left (password).
    Alright Ugly. I would not identify too closely with them, but I can at least see where they are coming from. Recruiters can be very good at their jobs. When I was 17 they gave me a very good pitch (i really wanted the $ for college). I am very grateful that I have people to support me financially and who were able to talk me out of it. Not everybody has that, and while I think they Berkeley is being short-sighted and foolish I wouldn't question the intelligence of other people by association. There are very intelligent people who are extreme (on both sides).

    I also would never wish a state of emergency on anyone, which would certainly hurt people not even involved, and I doubt many people would change their minds.

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    Ugly, you really ought to pull your head out of your right wing world and consider the possibility that not everyone sees the way you do, and that everyone who doesn't see things your way is a whacko or a traitor or whatever other demeaning epithat you can throw at them.

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    What Berkley did is extreme and wacko. Totally unpatriotic. There is no justification. The sad part is that many cities break federal law. The federal government has been totally impotent in dealing with such actions. Now, it abounds everywhere. (sanctuary cities)

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    Quote Originally Posted by matclone View Post
    Ugly, you really ought to pull your head out of your right wing world and consider the possibility that not everyone sees the way you do, and that everyone who doesn't see things your way is a whacko or a traitor or whatever other demeaning epithat you can throw at them.
    Clone people who disagree with me are not wacko but the people who take things to extremes like this in either party are wacko period. It is not a matter differing opinions these are elected officials and they are attempting to lock out our armed forces. This is extreme and wacko and I don't see why if they don't want them present in there city why they should reap the benefits of them in general.

    This is not about right or left this is about extreme.

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    No. It's pretty clear you're ready to swallow anything presented in right wing media like freerepublic "as is". Treasonous, my ass. What bilge. I like how it it you advocated punishing the citizens of Berkeley (meaning, inevitably children) by withholding federal funds for the council's temerity in taking a politically unpopular choice. I guess their pain would make you feel better. As for what the Council might be thinking, that's wholly irrelevant in your right-wing world. You cannot, I repeat, cannot, articulate, much less acknowledge, Berkeley's point of view. In your world, they are simply reprehensible people that deserve punishment. No, they are not even people. They are just whackos and they are your enemy.

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    Btw, Willie Brown was on Charlie Rose last night. Remember my claim that some people would not vote for Obama because he is black that so upset you? Well, Brown acknowledged my point of view last night (he also said some people would vote for Obama because he was black). Brown (former mayor of San Francisco and speaker of the house in Calif) also said, if he had run for election in Texas or North Carolina he would not have been elected. Rose: "because of your color?". Brown: "yes". Brown is black.

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    I tend to think that Brown wouldn't have been elected in Texas or North Carolina because of his political views. Brown is pretty hard left.

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    Btw, Willie Brown was on Charlie Rose last night. Remember my claim that some people would not vote for Obama because he is black that so upset you? Well, Brown acknowledged my point of view last night (he also said some people would vote for Obama because he was black). Brown (former mayor of San Francisco and speaker of the house in Calif) also said, if he had run for election in Texas or North Carolina he would not have been elected. Rose: "because of your color?". Brown: "yes". Brown is black.

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