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I Am Going to Say Something Controversial

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    I'm Not Judging Any Individuals Here

    Before anyone comes and makes some harsh comments or blocks me or whatever, I need to make it clear that I am speaking of society in general here...not any specific people.  So don't think I'm bashing you or anything. People are just becoming indecent and irresponsible...
    RopinTexan RopinTexan 22-25, M 70 Responses Aug 7, 2008

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    youngnina youngnina 13-15, F 2 Responses Sep 22

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    Fat Kids.

    Unless it is due to a medical problem, if your young child is unfit and overweight then you are a bad parent.  There is a little girl in the nursery I work at that is quite overweight...She is just 3 years old and I need help lifting her onto the swing. She can't run with...
    deleted deleted 26-30 38 Responses Dec 1, 2009

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    Fidelity

    I know....who'da thought...me...tgrsldy..the former sxdup (not sexdup, as some write)...saying something controversial.  LOL!!  Recent events in my life have caused me to examine my beliefs more closely.  And the area which I have been evaluating is my beliefs...
    lonesurvivor lonesurvivor 51-55, F 11 Responses May 25, 2010

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    DX2000 DX2000 22-25, M 4 Responses Sep 5

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    if I was to post what I was thinking right

    now , I'd probably get slammed in the comment section lol.
    Princeofthesky Princeofthesky 18-21, M 1 Response 34 mins ago

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    I don't understand how people can dismiss the

    idea of global warming, out of hand. It's not like human beings haven't altered this world in other, tangible ways, generally for our own wants, often negatively. There are species of animals that no longer exist because we've destroyed them. There are even groups of people...
    bijouxbroussard bijouxbroussard 46-50, F 16 Responses Oct 10

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    If we loved each other the way we love our

    material possessions, the world would be a much better place .
    Princeofthesky Princeofthesky 18-21, M Oct 8

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    Okay. What is up with people blocking me from

    commenting on my own stuff? They come to my experiences, say their piece, and if I don't agree they have to get the last words in and then block me from saying what I would like to say. What are they accomplishing with this? I've never done that to anyone. It seems like a...
    adianoeta adianoeta 26-30, F 6 Responses a week ago

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    Judging people is innate.

    The people who insist they don't judge others are liars, and the ones who honestly cannot judge are often hurt or become a victim. We judge for a reason.
    Twichl Twichl 18-21, F Oct 9

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    If someone or a group of people are causing

    disturbance on another group that inflicts harm (the wolf against lamb scenario) then those people need to be ridden of. Yes this counts against a lot of us but it might finally set in to some of these hollow skulled nimrods
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M Oct 9

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    Marmite is a great in cheesecake,

    and fudge,and chocolate bars.It should be whipped and added to toothpaste, hair gel and other products. 
    desopaws desopaws 46-50, M 1 Response Sep 23

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    I hate celebrity worship!

    ! There are far greater issues to stand up for than Blue Ivy's hair.
    Thediary Thediary 26-30, M 2 Responses Aug 27

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    The ACT, SAT, PSAT, or any other test

    that decides what college you go to is unfair to those who are poor and is aimed to the rich.
    TheOcarinaHero TheOcarinaHero 16-17, T 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I think it's bullshit

    that in many places saying "Christmas" as opposed to "holidays" is deemed inappropriate, as well as having the Nativity displayed on your personal desk at the workplace. Last time I checked, people here are allowed to wear their burkas and such, yet it's now offensive when I...
    drunkinlove23 drunkinlove23 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 10

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    I love me some phat azz.

    The way it wiggles like pudding.
    thelonerinyourbed thelonerinyourbed 70+, T Oct 10

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    I am reading comments on another social site on

    an article where a mommy had yet another baby die and because of the controversy of many thinking it's okay to abort, she had a picture taken of her extremely premature baby after she gave birth to her to show that yes babies in the womb newly conceived are human beings. You can...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F 4 Responses Sep 19

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    There is a natural order to things.

    Whenever you conflict with that natural order, you will have problems. The natural order of the sexes is for the man to be dominant and the woman to be submissive and obedient. A woman who is submissive and obedient will (sometimes to her amazement) find true, womanly...
    DomMichael DomMichael 56-60, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Rascism: a Message to My Generation

    racism in today's world  with our younger generation is the most ridiculous thing experienced. Now one thing I want to express that many people seem to forget when thinking of racism is that it is not limited to just white & black, but is experienced by every race. And...
    brwneyedbeauty brwneyedbeauty 18-21, F 24 Responses Jun 10, 2009

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    I hate how they don't say the "Pledge of

    Allegiance" in elementary schools anymore. You're in our country now. This is America. Be proud, or get the **** out.
    maggie3333333 maggie3333333 16-17, F 7 Responses Oct 10

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    Are You Ready?

    To those who believe that people need to subscribe to a particular dogma in order to stop from going to h*ll: Stop trying to 'save' the masses and focus instead on your own 'salvation,' whatever that may be. I for one don't think I need to be saved or find jesus...I need to be...
    vinividivici21 vinividivici21 22-25, F 38 Responses Aug 11, 2008

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    The Other Double Standard

    I would like to start by saying I believe everyone here is well within their rights to talk to whoever they choose and are free to not associate with anyone they choose. That being said. I am finding online especially on sites like this more and more ladies taking the stance...
    deleted deleted 26-30 15 Responses Sep 12, 2011

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    Homosexuality Being A Sin

    For all the people who quote the Bible, in the OT in Leviticus it was also a sin to eat pork an shellfish. It was a sin to have one's hair cut, have tats, piercings. It was a sin to wear clothes of different materials. It was a sin for women to wear pants. It was a sin to...
    sugarplum1216 sugarplum1216 41-45, F 12 Responses Dec 19, 2012

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    Yeah, I Said It And I'd Say It Again

    Parents shouldn't let their little girls dress like grown women. Wearing skimpy clothes and make up draws the wrong kind of attention to little girls. Stop dressing them up like they're going clubbing or starring in a Britney Spears video. It's not cute! Yeah, I said it and I...
    onesickpuppy onesickpuppy 26-30, F 8 Responses Aug 5, 2013

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    I totally support legal immigration,

    and I think everyone has the right to apply to live in the U.S. But I don't understand how anyone can justify coming here illegally and being allowed to stay. All countries have immigration laws, including the countries of origin for many undocumented immigrants. So it's not...
    bijouxbroussard bijouxbroussard 46-50, F 18 Responses May 1

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    I find it difficult to accept 'different' people

    for who they are. Let me give some examples: Gays - I'm a little uncomfortable about them. Trans - I think they are psychologically troubled. Feminists - can't stand them for a number of reasons. Jews - I feel they control everything. Other religious people - ignorant. No ifs...
    JacobStark JacobStark 18-21, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    Female Pedophiles

    I don't think there's enough awareness about how women are just as capable of molesting and raping children as men are. The only ones we ever see on the news are the teachers that sleep with their male teenaged students, but other than that, you don't ever see it. Some people...
    delirium delirium 18-21, F 11 Responses May 22, 2010

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    Men Holding The Door Open

    Usually when men hold the door open for me or let me pass through first, I feel very flattered as if they found me worthy to do something very thoughtful and nice. But if men do not hold the door for me and purposely pass in front of me, I find it very rude. But at that moment, I...
    FashionQueen86 FashionQueen86 26-30, F 25 Responses May 14, 2012

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    Immigrants and Pc

                     I'm a bit, no a lot, tired of hearing about the poor poor plights of immigrants in America. What is repeatedly shoved down my throat from my former high school and the ...
    Readerblackchic Readerblackchic 18-21, F 5 Responses Jul 17, 2009

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    kiddishguy kiddishguy 26-30, M Oct 9

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    Jenny McCarthy...stfu.

    Vaccines do not give children autism.
    drunkinlove23 drunkinlove23 18-21, F Oct 10

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    F*** Double Standards

    Women cannot be sexist, only men can: I cannot tell you how much stuff I see that are so sexist towards males it's unbelievable, and no one gives a crap. Here's just a couple examples of what I mean ...... Its okay for women to expect men to go out and work, but not okay to...
    jojag5 jojag5 18-21, M 4 Responses Jan 29, 2013

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    *sigh*

    http://www.facebook.com/pages/AWW-Hes-18-And-Shes-14-Thats-Not-A-Relationship-Thats-Babysitting-/120460987974154?ref=search&sid=YGD4ppczxpA_PJtNxcjnHw.29730717..13 This is something that really gets me ****** heated! ****** me off to no end, when CHILDREN think, that these sort...
    xSilentlySufferingx xSilentlySufferingx 18-21, F 10 Responses May 27, 2010

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    After I heard a few weeks ago

    that scheduled performances by the talentless, racist, and degenerate Ted Nugent were being cancelled by Native American Tribes (including one in my area, the Puyallup Tribe), my mind flashed back to an incident many years ago involving another controversial, but entirely...
    Rutterman Rutterman 36-40, M 3 Responses Aug 14

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    Primary/elementary Education

    I believe that there should be classes that very clearly educate chlidren as to what is a 'good touch' and what is a 'bad touch', what is appropriate and inappropriate behaviour by adults, siblings and other people they are in contact with towards themselves.  I feel...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jan 2, 2009

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    Not "controversial" per se,

    but still. I don't think there is such thing as "cross dressing" there is no such thing as "women's dress" it's JUST A DRESS. I'm a boy and I can wear a dress if I want. All clothes is gender neutral
    TheOcarinaHero TheOcarinaHero 16-17, T 5 Responses 1 day ago

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    Today Is Veteran's Day, So Happy Veteran's Day.... Not.

    Today is the day I'm supposed to thank a veteran. Thank them for protecting my freedoms, or something. Hmmm, I think I'll pass. How about: Thanks, but no thanks. It's not that I hate veterans, it's that I'm ambivilant towards them. Let me be clear: I hate the system. The system...
    VendettA12 VendettA12 33, M 19 Responses Nov 11, 2010

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    TheOcarinaHero TheOcarinaHero 16-17, T 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    Re: greeting cards. People will spend

    sometimes four or five dollars for a Hallmark card. It's a piece of paper, mass-produced, with a colour picture on the front and a bunch of shallow phrases designed primarily to rhyme, aimed to appeal to the widest audience possible. I understand it's the thought that counts and...
    Nyxii Nyxii 22-25, F 4 days ago

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    Usually Christians are viewed

    as the ones who try to force their beliefs down EVERYONE'S throat yet it seems that some (not all I'm not saying all of them do this so don't blast me with hate) people who think differently for whatever reason go into EP groups about religion and comment on the stories being...
    DX2000 DX2000 22-25, M 3 Responses May 9

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    raehmm raehmm 13-15, F 8 Responses Aug 25

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    Religion doesn't cause problems,

    people do. The justice system isn't screwed up, the people running it are. Democrats, Republicans, both are good & bad for the country. Fat or skinny... WHO CARES YOU'RE BEAUTIFUL REGARDLESS (Some people can't even tell the difference between fat & thick and slim & scrawny...
    DX2000 DX2000 22-25, M 1 Response a week ago

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    mrloweco mrloweco 18-21, M 1 Response Oct 11

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    After having to explain to people what racism is

    since nobody knows anymore and falsely accuses people of it I will then mention this beautiful piece of wording. Yes a lot of blacks and Mexicans are in prison compared to Whites. Yes a lot of Asians are smart compared to most other races. Yes a lot of people think of 9/11 or...
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M 1 Response Oct 10

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    I just read the most cruel thing about abortion

    from fellow Christians who are extremists. I know that before I got rpd, I never voiced my opinion in this David-and-Goliath discussion and that after I got rpd, it has been like rubbing salt in a wound as the saying goes, knowing I would have kept my baby if I had a choice. I...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F 4 Responses Sep 24

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    French toast is better

    than pancakes.
    guideme2truth guideme2truth 26-30, F 22 Responses Aug 24

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    America makes sex for rich people.

    Low income American's don't have free access to birth control, low income schools don't have proper sex education and doesn't teach how contraceptions work, they don't have access to abortions due to not being able to have contraceptions, after having an unplanned kids we don't...
    TheOcarinaHero TheOcarinaHero 16-17, T 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    Money isn't everything.

    Money doesn't impair your abilities to expand your knowledge beyond your government provided education. Saying you know you can't get a scholarship is false. That's just your own self doubt trying to hide behind the idea that you need money to do so. Personally, money is tight...
    BallinBae BallinBae 16-17, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    Muslim parents here in the USA are getting out

    of hand. They are now crying over flyers about Easter egg hunts from a Christian church. Where are their cries when members of their religion crossed into our land and killed our people? Where are their cries as terroristic activities continue to plague the world with the...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F 8 Responses Apr 5

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    "Religious wars are not caused by the fact

    that there is more than one religion, but by the spirit of intolerance... the spread of which can only be regarded as the total eclipse of human reason." -Charles de Secondat
    DX2000 DX2000 22-25, M a week ago

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    Racism Isn't Over And Blacks Aren't A Minority

    Racism has decayed in a lot of ways today, but it still exists in different forms and isn't really going anywhere. That's just the truth of it. White privelage DOES exist, despite our "melting pot" propaganda and guise. TV ads are NOT as interested in catering to "minorities" as...
    AllStarcrushNate AllStarcrushNate 26-30, M 8 Responses Apr 22, 2013

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    Muslims are treated poorly

    because a lot of times on the news, they specifically state the group of people committing the crime were Muslims. if the standards were the same for other major religions, it'd make those religions look bad too. there's good and bad in every group. stop discriminating.
    maggieee5086 maggieee5086 16-17, F 6 Responses May 8

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    I hate how SOME people have this idea of

    superiority because they are born citizens of the US. You know what I really hate? "Welcome to America, Speak English" HAHA try saying that is 2043 when "white people" won't be the majority anymore. Face it, America is a melting pot all brought together by the idea of freedom...
    BallinBae BallinBae 16-17, F 3 Responses Oct 11

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