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Get a thicker skin.

It just seems that whenever I turn on the news or read an article someone is highly offended by a comment made. Our acces to every last word has expanded and our sense of humor has waned.

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      Jul 7 2013: No, absolutely not. I am not suggesting people tolerate every thing they hear. Nor am I advocating that we say any stupid thing on our minds and claim that it is our right to say it. However I do think that intellegent people should be able to weed out what is worth getting upset over and what is not.

      Just because their is an internet and just about everyone has access to post response to every last subject does not mean they need to. Not everything you hear is all that bad. Do you really want to spend your days and nights criticizing people for every dumb thing they say ?

      And finally...yes Ted, the 1st amendment grants freedom of speech and I do have the right to react any way I want but if you don't mind I prefer to go with people say stupid things and that is just the way it is...especially politicians.That does mean they need to issue public apologies that have no chance of being accepted by people who would prefer to be angry.

      However, if you feel up to it, we can wire your life to an open mic and call you out on every last thing you say that might have a chance to have been taken two ways.
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          Jul 8 2013: No, you did not touch any nerves. However you do leave the impression of talking down to people. It must have been the "Eh" that did it. That and how you have responded to others here.
          My thiught is the same, people should try to let things slide a little more and not try to correct everyone and everything,
          Relax and let some ramble.
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          Jul 8 2013: Rest assured you are not someone who can intimidate me. Bubased in the way you are fighing for your point with me and the otherst I can se that are also someone who needs the final say. So in the interest of time send it over. Otherwise, if you prefer, we can do this all night.
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          Jul 8 2013: Not every example has to do with extremes. How about in between ? Now how much csn you weed out ?
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        Jul 8 2013: Chris, being Jewish and fat I heard prety much all the good stuff. One thing I have learned is tha t no much how you try to correct people it rarely happens. I eealized that when a drunk really thought he could feel my horns. If I beat him through the floor it would have been That f....n Jew. And if he beat me it would have been the same thing.

        Now when I posted this it was not meant for peolle to use the extremes to make their point. Let'j ust stay with all the crap we hear in between. How much of thst do you think people over-react to ?
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