What's new
US Message Board 🦅 Political Discussion Forum

Register a free account today to become a member! Once signed in, you'll be able to participate on this site by adding your own topics and posts, as well as connect with other members through your own private inbox!

Missouri's Proposed Stem Cell Amendment

Adam's Apple

Senior Member
Apr 25, 2004
Reaction score
"Show Me State" Needs A Clear Picture of Calling A Clone A Clone
By Kathleen Parker, Union Leader
November 2, 2006

[I]"I come from a state that raises corn and cotton and cockleburs and Democrats, and frothy eloquence neither convinces nor satisfies me. I am from Missouri. You have got to show me."
-- U.S. Rep. Willard Duncan Vandiver, 1899

Vandiver's words spoken more than a century ago helped to popularize his home state's unofficial designation as the "Show-Me State." Whether they still hold true will be tested Nov. 7 when voters try to wrap their minds around a stem cell amendment that is long on "frothy eloquence" and short on "show me."

for full article:

USMB Server Goals

Total amount

Most reactions - Past 7 days

Forum List