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I Have Gotten Hell Over My Political Views

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    Gotten Hell? That's An Understatement

    I live in the United States of America, and I am a socialist.... Enough said.
    Vexwithanx Vexwithanx 26-30, M 2 Responses Aug 16, 2011

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    Yes, Here and Elsewhere

    Everyone has their right to their opinion. i have an opinion on many things and my political views are, for the main, conservative. i have been told they are unimportant. That i am selfish. That my views don't matter. That i am out of the mainstream. That because i have these...
    Josie06 Josie06 56-60, F 9 Responses Dec 23, 2008

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    It's Crazy!

    I am a liberal democrat and I live in Texas. So most people around here don't agree with my views. A kid at my high school asked me who I voted for in the election, so of course I said Barack Obama. He then said, "You support abortion!" And I said no but I believe...
    smilingthroughthepain smilingthroughthepain 18-21 7 Responses Nov 11, 2008

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    And Lack of Them

    As a journalist, writing non-biased stories I received death threats due to political extremism here and my failure to communicate their passion into my stories- once got death threats from both sides for the one story about flags of all things. At home, I had Nationalist...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Nov 1, 2008

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    I still get called out

    for being a rich, selfish pothead with an obsession with sex. #nottrue of me anyhow... But I'm a libertarian, and Dems and Reps will believe anything and everything.
    benjamin111991 benjamin111991 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 3

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    Yesss

    It seems, where I live and online as well, as soon as I say the words "more conservative" I get a bunch of crap. Apparently, it's a horrid thing to be more conservative. I get everything about Bush and blah blah blah. Doesn't mean I agree with him! ...
    kleisse kleisse 22-25, F 9 Responses Nov 6, 2008

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    My Political Views

    My Political ViewsI am a right social moderateRight: 4.59, Libertarian: 0.83Political Spectrum QuizI took a test!
    catboydale catboydale 22-25, M Oct 9, 2012

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    Americans Largely Silent As Their Nation Is Systematically Destroyed

    I read many sites each day to see what is going on in the news because the tv news and newspapers do not rally cover "real news".   There is a lot of stuff that needs to be gotten out but can only be found on internet.  One of the sites I visit each day...
    Grits4life Grits4life 46-50, F 3 Responses Mar 25, 2009

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    Alien Reason: Definition Of Government

    See vid: http://m.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_detailpage&v=Occ96K5L3WM&desktop_uri=%2Fwatch%3Ffeature%3Dplayer_detailpage%26v%3DOcc96K5L3WM
    indigowitch indigowitch 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 20, 2013

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    I'm A Militant Leftist, Who Lives In A Red Racist State!

    Socialist is close enough, though it's really a compliment to me. It's made issues for me at jobs here.  I live in Arizona and most of my friends are Indio and Mexican! Plus I only 'look' a bit latino/native american and Oy Vey if my skin gets sun it tans a little to well for...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F 1 Response Feb 18, 2013

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    New Work Site

    My employer recently moved me to another facility. With a new work environment comes new co-workers, management and tempo of work. I am quite liberal. I'm open about it too. Naturally, there is a clique of people who don't have my background and listen to Limbaugh. The radio...
    CrazyWaterSpring CrazyWaterSpring 51-55, M 4 Responses Aug 30, 2012

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    The Crap I Get For My Views

    Even though I live in the state of Texas, where deadbeat conservatives like Rick "Governor Oops" Perry reign in their own little world, I'm a very progressive person when it comes to politics, and I get so sick from all the GOP worshiping fools who think my views are wrong...
    Fri1991 Fri1991 22-25, M 1 Response Jun 3, 2013

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    An Independent In The South

     i got chewed up for saying the only reason we went to war in iraq was so bush could finish what his father started.and i got chewed out for saying our people up in the capitol are sold to the highest bidder.and have no care for the average person.and that both parties are...
    ghostofmyself ghostofmyself 36-40 1 Response Oct 26, 2009

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    Related Experiences

    Usually it wasn't even my fault. Way back in kindergarten I went through three teachers, because the other two got knocked up and had babies. The third teacher hated my guts and...
    Skuggington Skuggington 13-15, M 1 day ago

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    Just Today Right Now, I Got Suspended For Protesting. My Second Suspension In My Whole Entire Life, Well Kinda Like My Third But I Don't Count The Second One Because My Mom Got Me...
    IWufflesDemi IWufflesDemi 13-15, F 20 hrs ago

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    Nature can heal. Should have came here in 2000. Or 2005.
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M Nov 17

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    I have, yes it isn't something I'm proud of. And I know I shouldn't have. I know I shouldn't. So why do I? I don't know.
    wedgieshurtalot wedgieshurtalot 16-17, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    lol. i used to do this daily n i still do it but just not as much. the bar gets expensive and the people can get on my ******* nerves. buying beer n drinking all alone in my room...
    LightSparks LightSparks 26-30, M 4 days ago

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    I got in trouble at school this morning. Me & my friend got sent to the Principals office for swearing in class. He said he's going to write home to our parents & we have to...
    smackedagain smackedagain 13-15, F 16 Responses 1 day ago

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    I scored 118 an I must attest that this level is pure crap. 110-120 to me means struggling through life: You don't find interest easily in common conversations, socializing, etc...
    oxioxi oxioxi 31-35, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I have just signed to an IQ dating site. I did the test and scored 93 lol, I was outraged. I scored 118, 10 years ago, so wtf? I was a bit sleepy btw and I took my time to choose...
    oxioxi oxioxi 31-35, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    My boyfriend left for Warped Tour without me so I sat alone in my room and drank.
    ajskyler ajskyler 16-17, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I've done that before and it was a dark ******* day,I tell you what.
    KurMujun KurMujun 18-21, M 5 days ago

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    A full bottle plus an empty bed equals a typical night for me.
    Madison18 Madison18 18-21, F 7 Responses 2 days ago

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    Not as much as some. But recurring like them. Became glad for broken trailer. And disability pay. Didnt bring ok. But got me through bad symptoms. Stronger...
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M 1 day ago

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    I was suspended and expelled from Christian school so I guess that qualifies.
    RememberingSunday22 RememberingSunday22 36-40, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I punched a guy in the face for trying to insult my sister (he'd fallen against the lockers holding his mouth before he could finish what he was saying) I hurt his jaw and gave him...
    Tomm3y Tomm3y 18-21, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    This explains my life in a couple of words
    AtlPunk1D AtlPunk1D 13-15, F 1 day ago

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    Once in third grade... I was being the awkward little poop I was and was playing with the worms in the dirt and tracked mud into the classroom. WOOP.
    RunawayBelle3 RunawayBelle3 13-15, F 1 day ago

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    A few weeks ago I was given detention for hitting some one that was bulking a kid that live in the same children's home as me.
    mirajane123 mirajane123 13-15, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    Yeah and got spanked by the teacher for it. One teacher spanked so hard that even just one spank on my clothed bottom would hurt for about 2 hours.
    BettyV2 BettyV2 41-45, F 22 hrs ago

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    My IQ is 144, lol is that even good?
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F 12 Responses Nov 4

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    122..my therapist tested me
    Celine1804 Celine1804 13-15, F 21 Responses 5 days ago

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    88 ,,,,,,, my court ordered psychiatrist tested me
    GORALSKIII GORALSKIII 41-45, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    126 is my IQ :)))))))))) I took a test
    yukalovesmichaelj yukalovesmichaelj 13-15, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    120 hehe I am apparently smart
    SadlySafe SadlySafe 70+, F 13 Responses 4 days ago

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    142 superior genius. I don't mean to brag both street and book "smart".
    ElMatador96 ElMatador96 18-21, M 4 days ago

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    When my IQ was assessed in college, the results stated that my IQ was 125.
    bombchu bombchu 22-25, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I been building this profile image of myself , with temporary things slowly now I don't even know if they satisfy me . I'm seeking for something new don't know what it is am...
    Yanebell Yanebell 18-21, F 2 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    im new to this site but I was diagnosed with narcolepsy without cateplexy about a week ago. ive alqays had the symptoms but they have gotten worse over time. I started provigil...
    seclark8 seclark8 22-25, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Can someone please lecture me on their political views in an aggressive and condescending tone so I may realize the error of my ways?
    throwawaychild throwawaychild 46-50, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    He said to me that he'd always be here for me. No matter what he'd always help me out, would always try. The one time I really needed his help cos I thought I was getting out of...
    1BrokenWoman 1BrokenWoman 18-21 4 Responses Oct 29

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    On my arm: I had a "fatty tumor" over my right triceps. Damn near the size of a marble. I had that removed and ANOTHER grew in the same place 2 years later. Before the second...
    Beaver318 Beaver318 41-45, M Nov 2

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    My experience with my crush u expected a lot from me. And I didn't have that. I already felt hopeless.i can't become better if u don't help me. No one has ever helped...
    Overdrive18 Overdrive18 18-21, M Nov 12

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    My son, Kaden, is 5. I'm fairly new to the whole Indigo, Crystal child thing, but I can't help wonder about him. Maybe even a rainbow child, I'm not really sure. One thing I am...
    hasjgirl hasjgirl 31-35, F Oct 30

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    I have a few people I chat with on a regular basis. I have always made myself available to them as much as I can. I normally don't get the same in return. I have gotten my...
    redlissa redlissa 36-40, F Nov 1

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    It has gotten better over the years but when I was little I was miserable. I remember my mom picking up a ketchup bottle at Walmart once and then putting in down. I cried because...
    cristy1989 cristy1989 22-25 2 Responses Nov 2