Twitter Digest: October 29, 2011

  1. Twitter Digest: October 26, 2011 October 26, 2011 @ 08:45

  2. @Soles4Souls There's no vertical scroll bar on your page, at least not in Opera. October 26, 2011 @ 21:02

  3. @VoteSmartToday It's been removed: "#Video ...#Socialist Explain How They Worked With Muslim Brotherhood...| . October 26, 2011 @ 21:10

  4. Criminal Cops: "Oakland Policeman Throws Flash Grenade Into Crowd Trying To Help Injured Protester" - YouTube October 26, 2011 @ 23:12

  5. #ows Utterly Stupid Rationale: "Riot police tear down Occupy Oakland" - YouTube October 26, 2011 @ 23:35

  6. #ows "The Epistle of Barnabas" (20:1-2) October 27, 2011 @ 02:04

  7. @Hangshai "Thats a BS argument. Should NATO bomb the USA because people live in (@YouTube October 27, 2011 @ 02:29

  8. @YaHuWaHservant My comment was deleted. I repost a clearer version here: We kno (@YouTube October 27, 2011 @ 02:48

  9. RE: Well, I'm disappointed in Morris. Without justification, he apparently deleted some of my YouTube comments on his... October 27, 2011 @ 03:08

  10. RE: @TomUsher Let me add that I wonder what was going on off camera when the Stalinist laughed about the metaphysics ... October 27, 2011 @ 03:19

  11. #ows It's time to crack down on those who are cracking down on ows. Where is Obama, hiding? Hasn't he studied & taught the First Amendment? October 27, 2011 @ 04:01

  12. #ows Let's be clear. There's no such thing as an "illegal assembly without a permit" when the assembly is in line with the First Amendment. October 27, 2011 @ 04:12

  13. #ows You don't ever need a permit for a First Amendment assembly. Those who say you do are idiots, and that includes Supreme Court justices. October 27, 2011 @ 04:14

  14. What's this, Gaza USA? #ows Iraq War vet shot in head with tear gas canister. In critical condition with fractured skull. October 27, 2011 @ 04:19

  15. #ows Crackdowns are fascism at work. Fascists hate the 1st & 4th Amendments. Every Mayor who orders a crackdown is being a fascist! October 27, 2011 @ 04:26

  16. #ows 1979-2007, after-tax income to the top 1% skyrocketed x 275%. Reagan/Bush starts it. Clinton through Obama continues it. Change! October 27, 2011 @ 04:40

  17. "...whether you...didn't like him ... he [Qaddaffi] was the president of Libya," Hugo Chavez said. He was not elected in free elections. October 27, 2011 @ 05:00

  18. In Libya, Qaddaffi ruled by fear. He had dissenters executed on TV & assassinated around the world. It's all documented. October 27, 2011 @ 05:02

  19. #ows St. Paul's Cathedral, London, entrance ticket sales? Oh, no! Cleans the Temple, dear Jesus. Do you see what capitalism & mammon do? October 27, 2011 @ 05:07

  20. Zionists prove Hamas has acquired stealth tech because you can't see the Palestinian Supercarrier parked off Gaza. October 27, 2011 @ 05:24

  21. Avigdor "Lieberman...known for...racist & aggressive attitudes, is the last person to talk about peace & coexistence," said Riyad al-Malki October 27, 2011 @ 05:28

  22. @JohnDivine01 "The Epistle of Barnabas," you've read it and find it liberal? If so, we may be quite close. October 27, 2011 @ 05:58

  23. @GreeGreece "Eurozone crisis: banks agree to 50% cut on Greece's debt . It's not enough, and they know it. October 27, 2011 @ 06:27

  24. What the "Reagan Clip On Closing Tax Loopholes For The Wealthy" means October 27, 2011 @ 07:29

  25. "Revoke Obama's Peace Prize," but don't whitewash Gaddafi (Qaddaffi; his spelling) while doing it October 28, 2011 @ 02:41

  26. RE: Well, there is arguing with fools, and then there is making public statements not to be arguing with fools b... October 28, 2011 @ 03:18

  27. @GreeGreece The Fed & banksters are one. The Fed refuses to mark to market. They're "buying" time while they bleed the middle class & poor. October 28, 2011 @ 04:16

  28. #ows @GreeGreece @CineversityTV How familiar are you two with United States Notes & how far those could go in fixing the crisis? October 28, 2011 @ 04:19

  29. Cereal Crimes "'Natural' claims in the cereal and granola aisle mislead consumers." - YouTube October 28, 2011 @ 04:19

  30. RE: @TomUsher Morris has not deleted my replacement comment (so far): October 28, 2011 @ 05:07

  31. One isn't a girl just by claiming he is; but per the Girl Scouts of Colorado, to be female, all a child & family need do is claim it. Hell! October 28, 2011 @ 05:49

  32. If homosexuality trumps this (workplace religious discrimination violates Title VII, Civil Rights Act), then the US goes deep into Hell! October 28, 2011 @ 05:59

  33. US public schools aren't supposed to be religious-free zones. They just aren't supposed to pick any religion over another or over none. October 28, 2011 @ 06:10

  34. @ayakhalil "Go for it [openly proselytize & preach the Gospel in the markets & on the streets in sharia countries]" ayakhalil is special! October 28, 2011 @ 06:19

  35. @ABajooka @lordoopsh @ayakhalil "mutual respect doesnt mean he needs to believe in what you say." I didn't say otherwise. October 28, 2011 @ 06:22

  36. @ABajooka @lordoopsh @ayakhalil "respect doesnt mean he needs to believe in what you say." "respect" is a loaded term in Christianity. October 28, 2011 @ 06:23

  37. @ABajooka @lordoopsh @ayakhalil "No one is higher than the other." Did God tell you that? It's not true. I'm not yet on Jesus's level. October 28, 2011 @ 06:30

  38. @ABajooka @lordoopsh @ayakhalil The Western MSM is saying: "Tunisia's moderate Islamist party Ennahda." Is "sharia" being redefined? October 28, 2011 @ 06:34

  39. Zionists cut down 20 olive trees belonging to a Palestinian family in Jerusalem "...thou shalt not cut them down...." (Deuteronomy 20:19). October 28, 2011 @ 06:42

  40. Practice what you preach: Wu called for an "end to all acts of carry out reforms on the basis of dialogue and peaceful means." October 28, 2011 @ 06:47

  41. #Syria Pro-Assad demonstrators are free to assemble, but those who want equal democratic voices (to choose presidents) are not. October 28, 2011 @ 07:02

  42. Plainly fudging: "Auschwitz...Nazis murdered up to 1.5 mil...most...Jews...also Poles, Roma, [homosexuals]...." "up to" and not all Jews! October 28, 2011 @ 07:16

  43. #ows "...deteriorating safety conditions surrounding anti-Wall Street protests." This is a bankster lie. Prove it, liars! Show facts. October 28, 2011 @ 07:31

  44. #ows The Tea Party is angry because they were stupid enough to pay municipal governments to exercise their First Amendment rights. October 28, 2011 @ 07:35

  45. #ows Money cities spend on anti-First Amendment crackdowns should be spent on portable toilets, dumpsters, showers, laundry shuttles.... October 28, 2011 @ 07:39

  46. #ows Do you know the biggest reason they want to shut you down? It's rent seeking. Your camps are rent-free. The capitalists hate it! October 28, 2011 @ 07:41

  47. If you claim that the #ows camps are unsafe, you have to compare the stats against the general area. October 28, 2011 @ 07:44

  48. If you claim the #ows camps are unsafe, then make them safe without violating the First Amendment. That's your job under the law, cops. October 28, 2011 @ 07:45

  49. #Libya Qaddaffi's "gold, diamonds and foreign currency" would be the Libyan people's. He obtained it via Libyan oil & claimed socialism. October 28, 2011 @ 07:57

  50. #Libya If the NTC prosecutes Qaddaffi's illegal executioners, that will be better than Qaddaffi would have done in the reverse. October 28, 2011 @ 08:00

  51. #ows Backwards: "ROTC programs return to Ivy League universities." Why? "...neither shall they learn war any more." (Isaiah 2:4) October 28, 2011 @ 08:13

  52. Reasonably proportionate news? There're 25 religion articles on Yahoo's "Religion News." 19 are Roman Catholic: typical bias @Yahoo October 28, 2011 @ 08:27

  53. There're 25 religion articles on Yahoo's "Religion News." 19 are Roman Catholic. Plus, 3 of the 6 non-RC articles are redundant. @Yahoo October 28, 2011 @ 08:30

  54. #ows General strikes would certainly ratchet things up, wouldn't they? What would it take for Obama to order protesters to be shot to death? October 28, 2011 @ 08:36

  55. #ows "Olsen's wounding "went viral" in the veteran community, energizing many to join the 'Occupy' groups." October 28, 2011 @ 08:39

  56. #ows Cops are part of the 99%, but they work for that part of the 1% that caused the crash & are ordering the people to be silenced. October 28, 2011 @ 08:42

  57. "people that refused to believe the economy was recovering after 2009" Uh, it's still really L-shaped. Hello? October 28, 2011 @ 09:25

  58. #ows Criminal Cops: Occupy Oakland (10-25-11) Police Force Eviction W/Tear Gas, and Rubber Bullets - YouTube October 28, 2011 @ 10:05

  59. But Gregor MacDonald didn't mention United States Notes? "The Great American False Dilemma: Austerity vs. Stimulus" October 28, 2011 @ 10:37

  60. #ows "Occupy Movement - an opportunity for demilitarisation" October 29, 2011 @ 01:39

  61. @ABajooka "How are you going to say what God said isn't true?" God didn't say it. Fact: You are not on Jesus's level. @lordoopsh @ayakhalil October 29, 2011 @ 01:45

  62. @ABajooka You say there's no changing views in Islam about sharia. Fact: Sharia in Turkey is not sharia in Iran. @lordoopsh @ayakhalil October 29, 2011 @ 01:51

  63. @ABajooka "stop spreading falseness on other religions" I'm not a Muslim, so it's falseness? Do you agree with Hindus? @lordoopsh @ayakhalil October 29, 2011 @ 01:57

  64. @ABajooka Is Buddhism wrong? Is it equal to Islam: on your level? Why did the sharia-Taliban destroy Buddhist idols? @lordoopsh @ayakhalil October 29, 2011 @ 02:22

  65. @ABajooka The Bible says God created Adam. Jesus also said there are sheep & goats as men. Do you follow Jesus? @lordoopsh @ayakhalil October 29, 2011 @ 02:25

  66. @ayakhalil "you seriously think Taliban follows real shariah?" That's my point! It's subject to a wide range of views. @ABajooka @lordoopsh October 29, 2011 @ 02:45

  67. @ayakhalil Whose sharia is "real"? Which one do you want? I want none. That's freedom of religion. @ABajooka @lordoopsh October 29, 2011 @ 02:48

  68. @ayakhalil "R u saying Jesus is God?" Of course. He is one with God. That's Christianity. Are you not one with God? @ABajooka @lordoopsh October 29, 2011 @ 02:50

  69. @ayakhalil You disagree with Hindus about Hinduism. You believe Hinduism is wrong. As for respecting Hindus, "respect" has connotations. October 29, 2011 @ 02:52

  70. @ayakhalil "ya but it's not real sharia law. its mostly crap" Ha! Okay, but how do you phrase that so it answers my questions? October 29, 2011 @ 02:54

  71. @ayakhalil Why aren't you mentioning the others: @ABajooka @lordoopsh? I'm fine with talking just with you (it's public), but I wonder. October 29, 2011 @ 02:57

  72. @ayakhalil If you define God as incapable of manifesting as human, then you preclude Jesus's self-description. He's then a liar to you. October 29, 2011 @ 03:01

  73. @ayakhalil "I respect all prophets- Jesus included....but don't believe he is God." Can you respect Jesus & disbelieve him about himself? October 29, 2011 @ 03:03

  74. @ayakhalil "ok i never said i disagreed with Hindus" My reply was directed at @ABajooka with you as an "@ mention," right? Let ABajooka ans. October 29, 2011 @ 03:07

  75. @ayakhalil "u disagree w/ muslims so u believe muslims R wrong 2?" Is there another way? October 29, 2011 @ 03:10

  76. @ayakhalil As I mention before, "respect" is loaded. I don't respect the denial of the right to convert from Islam to Christianity. Agreed? October 29, 2011 @ 03:13

  77. @ayakhalil You're answering questions directed at someone else. Nevertheless, is Buddhism wrong? October 29, 2011 @ 03:16

  78. @ayakhalil The Taliban destroyed Buddhist idols because they aren't allowed under Islamic teaching. You didn't know that? Well.... October 29, 2011 @ 03:17

  79. @ayakhalil "because @ABajooka told me she doesn't want to be part of it." Logic is more difficult for some than for others. October 29, 2011 @ 03:21

  80. @cheshirecat0025 I hear you, cheshirecat0025, but take care not to lump all Muslims together. @ayakhalil is a partial example as to why. October 29, 2011 @ 03:30

  81. @ayakhalil "Why would God need a human as a partner?" God's choice was that Jesus show the kind & degree of love God wants us to see & do. October 29, 2011 @ 03:35

  82. @ayakhalil "Why would God need a human as a partner?" Then why would God need humans as prophets? You think God chose Mohammed. I don't. October 29, 2011 @ 03:38

  83. @UwAyySS "did jesus say he is God?" "...glory which thou gavest me I have given them; that they may be one, even as we are one:" @ayakhalil October 29, 2011 @ 04:19

  84. @ayakhalil Please position your relies to @cheshirecat0025 immediately after his user name but before mine. Thank you. October 29, 2011 @ 04:22

  85. @ayakhalil "when did Jesus claim he was God?" Among many times, when he told them they were seeing God when they were looking at Jesus. October 29, 2011 @ 04:24

  86. @ayakhalil "when did Jesus claim he was God?" You are stuck on the mundane/"literal" one vs. two, etc. That confused Mohammed as well. October 29, 2011 @ 04:27

  87. @ayakhalil I realize that your writing "and #christian violence isn't daily?" is not directed at me but rather @cheshirecat0025 October 29, 2011 @ 04:30

  88. @danyeeeezy "to not believe Jesus is God is not to have disbelief in him." Do you believe he didn't call God his Father? @ayakhalil October 29, 2011 @ 04:33

  89. @danyeeeezy "to not believe Jesus is God is not to have disbelief in him." You believe Mohammed, not the chosen Apostle, John. @ayakhalil October 29, 2011 @ 04:37

  90. @ayakhalil "u asked the same Q to Ayah so I am responding w/ similar Q." I don't see it. What's similar? October 29, 2011 @ 04:40

  91. @ayakhalil "if u want to convert to christianity go ahead. ... what R we debating about?" It was to clarify. October 29, 2011 @ 04:44

  92. @ayakhalil "if u want to convert to christianity go ahead. ... what R we debating about?" Your position is uncommon among Muslims. Agreed? October 29, 2011 @ 04:45

  93. @ayakhalil "i don't see Taliban as following proper shariah.... ...whatever taliban does = non islamic" I understand that's your view. October 29, 2011 @ 04:46

  94. @cheshirecat0025 I understand all of your arguments against Islam, but not all professing Muslims are cut from the same cloth. @ayakhelil October 29, 2011 @ 04:48

  95. @ayakhalil The Gospels are light, not Mohamed ElGohary's (@ircpresident) comments. The original issue was freedom of religion. @danyeeeezy October 29, 2011 @ 04:57

  96. @ayakhalil You, Aya, made clear that you are for freedom of religion: Muslims should be allowed to convert. @ircpresident @danyeeeezy October 29, 2011 @ 04:59

  97. @ayakhalil "ok what is the debate about on this little thread?" Ask @ircpresident. @danyeeeezy October 29, 2011 @ 05:03

  98. @ayakhalil "just as u can't lump all christians together too" I think more as you do. There's real & then fake/mistaken. @cheshirecat0025 October 29, 2011 @ 05:05

  99. @ayakhalil " point is name-calling either religion." You have seen there are those who say sharia disallows saying Islam is mistaken. October 29, 2011 @ 05:13

  100. @ayakhalil " point is name-calling either religion." Also, you must understand that Jesus called the Pharisees "serpents." October 29, 2011 @ 05:14

  101. @ayakhalil " point is name-calling...." Jesus called the Pharisees "serpents." October 29, 2011 @ 05:16

  102. @Lamiya_K "Debating...religion will get you nowhere." Freedom to convert from Islam to Christianity: Agreed. That's somewhere! @ayakhalil October 29, 2011 @ 05:20

  103. @hoyagirl02 Are you insinuating that someone is encumbered by my Christianity? If so, who and how so? @ayakhalil October 29, 2011 @ 05:23

  104. @ayakhalil "OK. u don't believe MUhammad is a prophet, just as I believe Jesus is not God. Case closed." If it were only that simple. Peace! October 29, 2011 @ 05:28

  105. @TodBrown23 "all religions are equally stupid" Jesus's teachings are stupid like Anton LaVey's? Tod, think before you write! @ayakhalil October 29, 2011 @ 05:33

  106. @ayakhalil Sure have. October 29, 2011 @ 05:33

  107. @ayakhalil If you know a particularly good translation of the Qur'an, especially online, I'd look at it again. URL? October 29, 2011 @ 05:36

  108. @ayakhalil "i downloaded the Bible app." Which? Including the New Testament? October 29, 2011 @ 05:37

  109. @ayakhalil "please explain...take care not to lump all Muslims together. @ayakhalil is a partial example as to why." You rebuke the Taliban. October 29, 2011 @ 05:41

  110. @ayakhalil Exactly what is the closest grouping to your vision of Islam: Sunni, Shia, Sufi, ...? You seem perhaps more Sufi. October 29, 2011 @ 05:43

  111. @ayakhalil Mark 10:18 is about human, physical, sexual union. In no way does that say Jesus said he is not God. Where did you get that idea? October 29, 2011 @ 05:47

  112. @ayakhalil If you misunderstood Mar 10:18, then Mat 19:17 will be very hard for you. It saying the opposite of what you contend. Note "one." October 29, 2011 @ 05:50

  113. @ayakhalil Mat 19:17 "...none good but one, God...." As I said, "I and my Father are one." (Joh 10:30) Understand? Mohammed didn't. October 29, 2011 @ 05:54

  114. @ayakhalil Do you have any physical issues? God could heal you. Jesus healed those with faith. Why is that hard to understand? It's simple. October 29, 2011 @ 05:57

  115. @ayakhalil "Can he become God later? No!" What's your question? October 29, 2011 @ 05:59

  116. @ayakhalil In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. The same was in the beginning with God. October 29, 2011 @ 06:00

  117. @ayakhalil ... All things were made by him; and without him was not any thing made that was made. (John 1:1-3) October 29, 2011 @ 06:00

  118. @ayakhalil You assumed I didn't form my view of Mohammed's teachings vs. Jesus's by reading the Qur'an & studying Islamic scholars. Shame. October 29, 2011 @ 06:03

  119. @ayakhalil I can pick through the Qur'an. I've read the arguments on both sides, in some detail. I've heard Islamic scholars' lectures, etc. October 29, 2011 @ 06:06

  120. @ayakhalil "He never claimed he was God." Do you understand any of the parables? @danyeeeezy October 29, 2011 @ 06:26

  121. @ayakhalil You are trying to use the New Testament to deny Jesus's divinity while disbelieving the Father-Son relationship. @danyeeeezy October 29, 2011 @ 06:31

  122. @ayakhalil Jesus called himself THE Son of God. If that Son of God, Jesus, is not divine, tell me why not? @danyeeeezy October 29, 2011 @ 06:36

  123. @ayakhalil Why would he tell people to baptize in his own name if he were not divine? @danyeeeezy October 29, 2011 @ 06:37

  124. @ayakhalil "I thank thee, O Father, Lord of heaven and earth, that thou hast hid these things from the wise and prudent." You? @danyeeeezy October 29, 2011 @ 06:39

  125. @ayakhalil "Jesus saith unto him, ...he that hath seen me hath seen the Father...." Do you doubt they are one? Do you deny him? @danyeeeezy October 29, 2011 @ 06:56

  126. @ayakhalil "All things that the Father hath are mine." Could someone not divine claim it and it be true? Could Mohammed? Did he? @danyeeeezy October 29, 2011 @ 07:04

  127. @ayakhalil From the beginning: "Father, glorify thou me with...the glory which I had with thee before the world was." @danyeeeezy October 29, 2011 @ 07:06

  128. @ayakhalil "PRophet Muhammad in the Bible:" "From among the Israelite's 'brethren'" means an Israelite. @danyeeeezy October 29, 2011 @ 07:15

  129. @ayakhalil I've seen all of that before. It's really poor scholarship & reasoning. It's huge stretching, at best. @danyeeeezy October 29, 2011 @ 07:21

  130. @ayakhalil takes verses with nothing to do with Mohammed & reads him into them. It's really bad. @danyeeeezy October 29, 2011 @ 07:23

  131. @Lordoopsh "I prefer talking to open minded individuals who don't barrage me with their personal views" or logic. @ayakhalil @ABajooka October 29, 2011 @ 07:24

  132. @ayakhalil Your view that Muslims may convert to Christianity is uncommon in the world called "Islamic." You're in a small minority. October 29, 2011 @ 07:29

  133. @ayakhalil Quote Islamic scripture on Muslims being allowed to convert to Christianity without Islam being allowed to sanction the convert. October 29, 2011 @ 07:31

  134. @ayakhalil Why are so many Islamic states wrong regarding sharia and freedom of religion for Muslims to convert to Christianity? October 29, 2011 @ 07:33

  135. @ayakhalil What have the Islamic states that prohibit conversion misinterpreted of Mohammed's teachings? October 29, 2011 @ 07:34

  136. @ayakhalil "no compulsion in Religion" The US First Amendment says it. What does the Arab Spring say? @ircpresident @danyeeeezy October 29, 2011 @ 07:36

  137. @ayakhalil "just becuz a country doesn't allow it doesn't mean u can't." Yes, become a martyr for Jesus. Still... @ircpresident @danyeeeezy October 29, 2011 @ 07:39

  138. @ayakhalil "then u can admit that there are bad people in ever religion." There are evil-minded people claiming Christ. @cheshirecat0025 October 29, 2011 @ 07:42

  139. @ayakhalil The one called @Lordoopsh said claiming Islam is wrong is bad mouthing it and not allowed under Sharia. October 29, 2011 @ 07:46

  140. @ayakhalil "ah ok u R saying that sharia says u can't say islam is wrong" Not in the sense you mean. @Lordoopsh said it. October 29, 2011 @ 07:49

  141. @ayakhalil "no compulsion in religion" However, are there any inconsistencies in the Qur'an concerning it? Is Qur'anic Islam non-coercive? October 29, 2011 @ 07:52

  142. @TodBrown23 "well i take it back some are more stupid" Do you think Jesus is stupid, or do you mean stupid people have twisted him? October 29, 2011 @ 07:57

  143. @ayakhalil "U still don't admit that other religions have bad/violent ppl" You should read what I've written about "Christian-Zionists." October 29, 2011 @ 08:09

  144. @ayakhalil "admit...other religions have bad/violent ppl" I'm probably a lot harder on self-styled Christians calling themselves Zionists. October 29, 2011 @ 08:12


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