OMG: Roy Moore said in September that the last time America was great was when we had slavery

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    Yeah. I think blacks still prefer a time when they aren't whipped, raped, murdered and forced into slave labor. I'm just throwing assumptions out there. :dunno:
     
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    I think the guy's a nut, but he provided a caveat right there in the freaking quote.

    This is why partisans just can't be believed. They stretch damn near everything to the absurd.
     
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    It would be a great place to send you.
     
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    I bet you are too mentally incompetent to understand his point. I am certainly no supporter of Roy Moore. I hope he loses the election, but nowhere in those comments did he support slavery. Typical faux over reaction by ignorant and dishonest people.
     
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    what caveat is that? that "despite slavery".... ?

    that isn't a caveat. that shows that what he thinks is great applies only to people who look like him.

    cause i don't know about you, but when my grandmother came here, she thought it was pretty good because it was better than Russia and drunk anti-semites didn't break her windows on sundays after they got lit. but reality was that at 12 she went to work in a sweat shop doing piecework.

    I'm pretty sure she'd have said America was better a year ago than it was in 1912.... or any time before that.
     
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    They were united against black people.

    You know, the good old days.
     
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    What the hell are you blathering on about? The north had slavery. As a matter of fact it was the great shipping families of the north that made their fortunes running slaves from Africa to America.

    Biggest enablers of slavery were Yankees.
     
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    Roy Moore also thinks that women shouldn't participate in politics or run for office.

    Yeah.................such a visionary guy.
     
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    America had slaves. And Moore thinks that was when we were our greatest.

    Because that was when families were kept together- unless they were slaves being sold off.
     
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