'Maybe he will get assassinated this term!' Racist Woman, fired after threat to Obama

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    More proof boys and girls...




    Denise Helms: Woman fired and reported to Secret Service after Facebook threat to President Obama | Mail Online

     
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    oh well
     
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    Why did you create this thread again?
     
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    We hear you.
     
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    Not to nitpick, but she didn't actually threaten him. There is a difference between saying "Maybe he will be killed" and "I'm going to kill you." Not saying it makes anything much better. But if we are going to call her out on what she says, let's be honest about it.
     
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    She may well be racist, but she did not threaten the President, and therefore broke no laws. Wishing someone dead is clearly in poor taste, but is not illegal, even when said out loud.
     
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    Picky, picky, picky!
     
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    That's a very valid distinction.

    One word can change the entire meaning of a sentence.
     

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