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    Quote Originally Posted by CornfieldCounty View Post
    Um, no.

    um yes

    Conservatism (Latin: conservare, "to preserve")[1] is a political and social philosophy that promotes the maintenance of traditional institutions and supports, at the most, minimal and gradual change in society. Some conservatives seek to preserve things as they are, emphasizing stability and continuity, while others oppose modernism and seek a return to "the way things were".[2][3] The first established use of the term in a political context was by François-René de Chateaubriand in 1819, following the French Revolution.[4] The term, historically associated with right-wing politics, has since been used to describe a wide range of views

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    Quote Originally Posted by Pops View Post
    um yes

    Conservatism (Latin: conservare, "to preserve")[1] is a political and social philosophy that promotes the maintenance of traditional institutions and supports, at the most, minimal and gradual change in society. Some conservatives seek to preserve things as they are, emphasizing stability and continuity, while others oppose modernism and seek a return to "the way things were".[2][3] The first established use of the term in a political context was by François-René de Chateaubriand in 1819, following the French Revolution.[4] The term, historically associated with right-wing politics, has since been used to describe a wide range of views

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Conservatism
    Well hell, if Wiki says its it, it has to be true!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Big Red Rick View Post
    I've really tried to be a centrist on the board since I've joined, just to keep you all guessing. I suppose now is as good a time as any to declare that I am in fact a proud conservative.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Pops View Post
    um yes

    Conservatism (Latin: conservare, "to preserve")[1] is a political and social philosophy that promotes the maintenance of traditional institutions and supports, at the most, minimal and gradual change in society. Some conservatives seek to preserve things as they are, emphasizing stability and continuity, while others oppose modernism and seek a return to "the way things were".[2][3] The first established use of the term in a political context was by François-René de Chateaubriand in 1819, following the French Revolution.[4] The term, historically associated with right-wing politics, has since been used to describe a wide range of views

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Conservatism
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    Quote Originally Posted by CornfieldCounty View Post
    First off, I am not upset, but it seems to be something you think you need to push home.
    Something I need to push home? Hypocrisy you mean? Yeah, its aggravating in all forms.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Big Red Rick View Post
    Fair enough. Killing babies is certainly more of a cause to picket then, let's say, a Christian company which serves delicious sammiches. Can we agree on that?
    Nobody likes killing babies.
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    Quote Originally Posted by CornfieldCounty View Post
    Well hell, if Wiki says its it, it has to be true!
    I think you'd find yourself in a small group who believes that "right wingers" aren't a type of conservative.

    Anyway, as I proud conservative, I'm happy that we do indeed picket.... true conservatives were among those at the forefront of the civil rights movement, if for no other reason than we recognize that racism is a idiotic economic position.
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    Quote Originally Posted by cm husker View Post
    I think you'd find yourself in a small group who believes that "right wingers" aren't a type of conservative.
    As par, you misread what I said.. its that not all conservatives are "right-wingers", but thanks for trying

    Anyway, as I proud conservative, I'm happy that we do indeed picket.... true conservatives were among those at the forefront of the civil rights movement, if for no other reason than we recognize that racism is a idiotic economic position.
    You don't need to be a true conservative to be at the forefront of civil rights, nor to even recognize its idiocy.

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    Quote Originally Posted by cm husker View Post
    Right wingers are a subset of conservatives, no?
    Quote Originally Posted by CornfieldCounty View Post
    Um, no.
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    As par, you misread what I said.. its that not all conservatives are "right-wingers", but thanks for trying
    You very clearly answered "no" when asked if you thought right wingers were a subset of conservatives.

    I'll have to do more than "try" to understand what you mean when you write, because it apparently requires telepathy.

    You don't need to be a true conservative to be at the forefront of civil rights, nor to even recognize its idiocy.
    No kidding. Never stated or implied anything remotely contrary to that position.
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    Quote Originally Posted by ColoREDo View Post
    White Castles are square with holes in them and have a patent on them:

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    Quote Originally Posted by Red_in_Blue_Land View Post
    White Castles are square with holes in them and have a patent on them:

    I think I saw a pile like that at Lowe's the other day. I-beam brackets, or something...


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    Quote Originally Posted by Red_in_Blue_Land View Post
    White Castles are square with holes in them and have a patent on them:

    I think I saw a pile like that at Lowe's the other day. I-beam brackets, or something...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Red_in_Blue_Land View Post
    White Castles are square with holes in them and have a patent on them:

    Man I could really go for some White Castle sliders....we just have Crystal Burgers down here and they suck.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ColoREDo View Post
    Nobody likes killing babies.
    I like veal.

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    Quote Originally Posted by huskrthill View Post
    I like veal.
    I didn't say nobody likes eating babies. Its the killing part thats tricky.
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    Quote Originally Posted by ColoREDo View Post
    I didn't say nobody likes eating babies. Its the killing part thats tricky.
    Good distinction.

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    Quote Originally Posted by huskrthill View Post
    I like veal.
    Quote Originally Posted by ColoREDo View Post
    I didn't say nobody likes eating babies. Its the killing part thats tricky.
    Ah damn it. So it went there...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Big Red Rick View Post
    Ah damn it. So it went there...
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    Quote Originally Posted by ColoREDo View Post

    Is that from "Cooking with the Wicked Witch" on the Food Channel? I love that show.
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