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Originally posted by justamomma
Insider's secret: Contrary to what most ppl think, the majority of us THAT ARE BORN AND BRED HERE are not racist, we don't give a *snip* about what your religion is, and we don't go out w/ bubba looking for ppl to abuse; rather we tend to live and let live.... but when it comes to the protection of this state and this country, the true texans don't lay down and get *snipped*. Our pride is a humble one and we have no problem w/ the "personal responsibility" concept.
Originally posted by slicobacon
reply to post by ofhumandescent
Texas would do fine as an idependent Republic again, we would love to not have to pay ridiculous income taxes and throw away Social Security money. Hell - I'm sure we would even let you keep W.
BACKGROUND: Born in 1942 in Tyrone, Mo. Mr. Lay's father, Omer, tried selling farm equipment and working in a feed store, but became a Baptist minister after bankruptcy forced the family to seek refuge with relatives.
Originally posted by Buck Division
It is a satirical thread, dealing with nationalism and blame passing, and directing bad will against some really arbitrary group of people. I have seen so many threads attacking the USA or Israel or Iran that take the EXACT same tone. So this thread was suppose to illustrate how stupid and irrational that type of hatred is. That was my intention. In case you missed it.
Originally posted by Pellevoisin
There are evil people in Texas who should be in prison like ... Barbara Bush,