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I Dislike People Who Are Uneducated, Ignorant Bigots

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    On The Contrary............ I Love Them.....................

    as they make the rest of us look good.
    lightpainter lightpainter 56-60, M 3 Responses Jun 18, 2012

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    Right Now.....

    this includes a work colleague. Today, she spouted the most vile homophobia, at the same time telling me I was the one who does not think about what I say. Sh also thinks it's funny to laugh at a racist, sexist, homophobic, wife-beating 'comedian', who picks out a wheelchair user...
    mizzen123 mizzen123 46-50, M 11 Responses Jun 30, 2011

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    Its Sad

    Everyone is an individual it makes no sense to generalize. If you pull your head out of your arse you might see the world more clearly :)    
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses May 30, 2008

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    I disagree with this subject.

    Reason? Just because you have a degree or a certificate of an MA, does not prove anything. Why? It does not symbolise your intelligence, it just says "someone taught me about so & so subject," on a piece of paper. It's like a job, why is it important to have experience more...
    EstuaryRivers EstuaryRivers 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 12

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    Not Exactly Dislike the Person But Their Characteristics

    Many have not had the opporunity to be well educated for a number of reasons. These people I try to help in some way. Part of helping is to not present myself as better than they are since this leads to resentment on their part. Nothing good is accomplished when resentment is a...
    francis28340 francis28340 61-65, M 6 Responses May 30, 2008

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    Uneducated Bigots

    The way I look at it,if you were raised by bigots you accept their belief system. You may not be blessed with a good education,because you may not live where good schools are available,or your family may not be able to afford to send you to school. Instead of disliking...
    PeaceOnEarth PeaceOnEarth 46-50, F 6 Responses May 31, 2008

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    The Daily Star And Anti-islamic Propaganda

    A Daily reporter who resigned over its "hatemongering" anti-Muslim propaganda lifted the lid a little on the nefarious activities of this pathetic tabloid. In his recent resignation letter, Richard Peppiatt said he was leaving after the Star gave sympathetic coverage to the far...
    mizzen123 mizzen123 46-50, M Mar 20, 2011

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    These people, guys. Steer clear.

    Ignorance is not always bliss.
    NocheSombra NocheSombra 18-21, F Sep 15

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    Ignorance and Bigotry

    It seems to me that ignorance and bigotry are related in a "cause and effect" relationship.  Ignorance has nothing to do with education.  I has to do with a closed mind and preconceived notions acquired in many ways -- family, culture, religion, and the media...
    WildAtHeart WildAtHeart 61-65, M 1 Response Jun 10, 2008

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    Islamaphobia

    A BNP member has crawled out of the woodwork and replied to my post 'Stop The BNP'. In the usual baseless, vile invective, she equates Islam with rape, murder and torture. I'm not going to go any further in this post (though I will post this in one or two other groups), but I...
    mizzen123 mizzen123 46-50, M 4 Responses Nov 12, 2009

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    Uneducated's Not In It.

    This group should seriously consider removing the 'uneducated' bit from it's title.  Anyone (like me) living in the UK will be well aware of the monster ignorant bigot called Nick Griffin who has a Law degree...
    HungryKid HungryKid 46-50 2 Responses Mar 20, 2011

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    All Bigots Will Be Reincarnated As Gar, Homeless, People of Colour

    I don't know whether I'm missing a really valid point here, or whether it has been done on puporse. But, saying that 'all bigots will be reincarnated as gay, homeless people of colour is suggesting that being these three things is negative. I can understand what this statement...
    Delight Delight 18-21, F May 30, 2008

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    Bilingualism In the United States

    I believe that a non-English speaking foreigner who moves to live in The United States should learn English. That being said, I am appalled at the attitude many Americans have towards bilingualism. It feels like they want to remain ignorant on purpose. Learning another...
    underconstruction underconstruction 41-45, F 12 Responses Feb 17, 2009

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    There’s Nothin’ Worse

    There’s nothing worse,Uneducated,Ignorant bigots,They think they know it all,But, If only they’d realise,How little they really know!
    storywriter2 storywriter2 46-50 Oct 29, 2012

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    Recipe

    Recipe to create a “Freak Child” Spoon feed him conformity, tell him to sit quietly and do what he is told, brainwash him, tell him that YOUR way is the ONLY way, make certain all of his friends are the same race and religion as his family, and tell him (or have him told...
    hillbillycrone hillbillycrone 56-60, F 9 Responses Jul 13, 2012

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    Crawl Back Under the Rock Where You Came From.

                                 Bummer dude, must suck being you!
    zillaron zillaron 51-55, M 4 Responses Jul 13, 2009

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    Someone told me that feminism is unnecessary

    because men do not degrade women within the **** industry because all focus is on pleasuring them. Someone please tell me how "submissive asian *****" as a title is not degrading? My answer is as simple as that. Stop conforming to societal norms and start realising the...
    buttonpins buttonpins 16-17, F Sep 25

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    Oh Wow

    Well the avatar for this group is an uneduacated and ignorant statement all by itself. So, what was the point of that? By the way, the persons whom are quick to judge and call names are usually (not always) the more uneducated or ignorant. Also, you stating that you dislike...
    brandy30 brandy30 26-30, F May 24, 2010

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    Arson Destroys A Proposed Community Centre

    On the 8th of March, arsonists destroyed a derilict church close to where I live. It had been bought by Muhammad Manwar Ali, with his own life savings, some £350,000, of behalf of Jimas, a Muslim run charity. The community centre would have been for ALL the community, the whole...
    mizzen123 mizzen123 46-50, M Mar 20, 2011

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    Human Nature - Gary Clail And The On U Sound System

    I always like corking tunes with a message! Mizz  
    mizzen123 mizzen123 46-50, M May 14, 2010

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    There Is No Point In Arguing

     So many times have I found myself deeply disappointed to discover that someone I like and respect is predigest. Everybody is unique in there own way so to generalize is really quite ridiculous.  But the thing about bigots, is that their minds are so closed there...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Nov 9, 2008

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    All Bigots Will Be Reincarnated As Gar, Homeless, People of Colour

    I don't know whether I'm missing a really valid point here, or whether it has been done on puporse. But, saying that 'all bigots will be reincarnated as gay, homeless people of colour is suggesting that being these three things is negative. I can understand what this statement...
    Delight Delight 18-21, F 8 Responses May 30, 2008

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    They Are Everywhere

    like a plague. They purport to speak for the masses. The speak to people's basest prejudice. This **** has been spouted for centuries. GAH!!!!!!
    mizzen123 mizzen123 46-50, M 2 Responses Apr 28, 2010

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    Their Love For The Tolerance Paradox

    Their idea is that tolerance is flawed, cause to them, tolerance means everything is fine, as long as its not intolerance. First off, their views on tolerance is flawed. Tolerance does not mean everything goes, or that we have to agree with everything. Nope, it means that...
    ratburn ratburn 18-21 Aug 9, 2013

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    "Not Everybody Is Gay"

    I was in my spanish class, we went off topic and started talking about prop. 8 *in CA.* I was sitted in front of a bunch of guys who were talking about athat if they had a gay son or something, they would kill him, castrate him, or that sort of stuff. Then they asked the...
    TextualHarassment TextualHarassment 18-21 1 Response Nov 8, 2008

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    That I Do

    I have seen bigots in all forms. But there are general categories they all fall under. There are the stuck up bigots, the holy bigots, the logical illogicals, the hating bigots, the misunderstanding bigots, and the unintentional bigots. Yes, there are many other sorts, but these...
    SmilesGoForMiles SmilesGoForMiles 16-17, M Mar 7, 2013

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    Who Doesn't? However...

    ...It's the educated,well - informed bigots who really scare the bejesus out of me...
    Rob22make3 Rob22make3 41-45, M 2 Responses Nov 7, 2008

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    A Lack of Education Has Nothing to Do With It

    In my experience, bigotry has little to do with someone's lack of education. I've met tons of people in my life who have very little education and are not bigoted at all. Of course, my assumption would be their parents were also not bigoted. I've noticed that most bigots are...
    onlinegrandpa onlinegrandpa 61-65 3 Responses Nov 8, 2008

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    Well I Don't Dislike Anyone

    Hello everyone. I most certainly hope my penchant for giving everyone a chance doesn't make me faulty. I would consider it "a lot more patience than most". I just don't feel the need to say I dislike. I learned that saying you dislike a person does less good than...
    Tekkamaki Tekkamaki 31-35 2 Responses Jun 3, 2008

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    Have I Made a Comment. Sorry. More Words to Say the Same Thing.

    uneducated does't mean ignorant.as all you bits of paper people will know. oh didn't you?
    anneee anneee 51-55, F Aug 4, 2009

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    Especially when they're prejudiced against the

    spiritual beliefs of others. Having been part of a religious minority for most of my life, dealing with such people can be especially painful.
    utahwriter utahwriter 36-40, M Apr 27

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    Of Any Viewpoint

    I'm bored of Christian-bashing. I was raised a Methodist but left the church a long time ago and am now Agnostic and quite satisfied with it. Just as I dislike a Christian telling me that my beliefs (or lack thereof) are wrong, I also dislike rampant anti-Christian sentiments by...
    ColonelHansLanda ColonelHansLanda 70+, M Apr 9, 2012

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    They P!ss Me Off.

    I try not to get angry at them because they aren't really worth anyone's time. I really don't know what to say here so I'll just use this image:
    oldaccount oldaccount 18-21, M Oct 21, 2012

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    Kansas State Representative, Virgil Peck On Immigration

    Here's a direct quote from Kansas State Representative Virgil Peck, from a recent legislative budget hearing: “It looks like to me if shooting these immigrating feral hogs works maybe we have found a [solution] to our illegal immigration problem.” Please think about...
    mizzen123 mizzen123 46-50, M 10 Responses Mar 18, 2011

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    Nothing wrong with an un-educated bigot.

    Those people you can try and reason with. It's the EDUCATED BIGOT who's more dangerous!
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M 1 Response Sep 16

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    I Do Not Dislike

    I do not dislike uneducated people, but I rarely feel comfortable with them. They speak about things I am not interested in, their opinions are not based so that they could be discussed and so on. Higher education really changes people deeply.
    avaxt avaxt 41-45, M 4 Responses Aug 11, 2013

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    I Also Dislike....

    people who convince themselves that anyone who disagrees with them on any issue (esp political issues, homosexuality, or racism) is uneducated, ignorant, or a bigot. this is a very mind closing habit that is something of a self-brainwashing technique. I dislike ...
    EntrepGuy EntrepGuy 22-25, M 13 Responses Nov 7, 2008

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    If you've ever heard the song "**** You"by Lily

    Allen, you will understand how I feel completely. Homophobes, racists, and just downright mean people are not welcome in my space.
    nudgette nudgette 22-25, F Jan 9

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    *sigh*

    i recently found out that my little brother hates fat people. one of my oldest friends hates gay people. and that another of my friends hates homeless people. thankfully no one i know is racist though. it dissapoints me that people can be so prejudice and decided what someone is...
    ForeverAutumn ForeverAutumn 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 16, 2008

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    And Here Is An Example

      A  Florida high school named for a Confederate general who was also a leader of the Ku Klux Klan will be keeping its name — thanks to a vote of the county school board. Nathan Bedford Forrest was a slave trader before the Civil War, a top-notch...
    underconstruction underconstruction 41-45, F 5 Responses Nov 8, 2008

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    I admire people who dare to be different. It's nothing wrong with not following a trend just because thats whats in. It's good to do what you like and act how you like, as long as...
    SentimentalMood SentimentalMood 36-40, F 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    What's annoying is when people try to use the term 'gay' as an insult. It's very ignorant to even associate someone's sexual orientation as something negative. We don't substitute...
    PocketUke PocketUke 18-21, T 2 Responses Oct 3

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    it's the lamest thing in the world to remain ignore-ant
    Belgium99 Belgium99 31-35 Oct 13

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    You know what really grinds my gears? People who love themselves so much that they would attempt to mold and influence another person in that same image. Bigots with prejudices and...
    Justjonathan Justjonathan 16-17, M 4 days ago

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    Every time that I move to a new school and have to make new friends, I'm exposed to a lot of gossip. This comes from people of both genders but mainly girls. There will always be...
    sockfeet sockfeet 13-15, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I'm sick of people who put down others to feel better about themselves. I'm sick of people who seem to make it their life's purpose to make other lives more difficult. I'm sick of...
    dontknowmylife dontknowmylife 18-21, M Oct 2

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    I don't really hate stupid people. Not anymore. They just don't know any better. Seriously. But there are times... What ****** me off is that stupid people can camouflage as...
    Gr8nsaw8S Gr8nsaw8S 22-25, M 1 Response Oct 5

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    I feel thorn between annoyance and amusement when that happens. Usually because the people who try to get away with it are quite ignorant and have no idea of how educated I am.
    Sybilla89 Sybilla89 22-25, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I really don't like rude people they come in so many variations from those that are ignorant to those that have no manners what so ever it's not that hard to be courteous and use...
    heather81 heather81 31-35, F 2 Responses 19 hrs ago

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    They seem like they are the main ones who always have something to say or want to debate someone. Sometimes I find it funny but most of the time I am highly irritated and I guess...
    Artiste92 Artiste92 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 1

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    What I hate is that alot of ignorant people don't know and yet they act like they do. And they aren't willing to listen to the way it really is! You can't just ignore that facts...
    Raptax231 Raptax231 18-21, M 1 Response Oct 2

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    My big sister inspires me. She's the most courageous person I know. She's beautiful and strong and she has a heart of pure gold. Her smile is infectuous. It lights up the room, and...
    smarmybrat smarmybrat 26-30, F 4 Responses Oct 5