Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 20 of 30

Thread: Racial/Ethnic voting

  1. #1
    Jets Insider VIP
    Join Date
    Nov 2004
    Location
    LI
    Posts
    20,892

    Racial/Ethnic voting

    I'm voting for McCain. He's Irish, I'm part Irish, so I have to vote for him. He' s also white, and I'm white.

    Am I racist, or proud of my ethnicity/race?

    If I don't vote for him because his family probably comes from Northern Ireland and I"m a big republican (pun intended), does that make me racist?

    Discuss.

  2. #2
    [QUOTE=quantum;2770475]I'm voting for McCain. He's Irish, I'm part Irish, so I have to vote for him. He' s also white, and I'm white.

    Am I racist, or proud of my ethnicity/race?

    If I don't vote for him because his family probably comes from Northern Ireland and I"m a big republican (pun intended), does that make me racist?

    Discuss.[/QUOTE]

    Anyone who does in fact call you racist, just forward them a copy of this article:

    [url]http://www.advocate.com/news_detail_ektid48314.asp[/url]

  3. #3
    i have a large johnson so im voting Obama ;)

  4. #4
    Can't say you are. If you say I hate blacks and that's why I'm voting for McCain then you'd be a racist. If there were ever a Chilean up for the American presidency damn straight I'd vote for him :)

  5. #5
    [QUOTE=quantum;2770475]I'm voting for McCain. He's Irish, I'm part Irish, so I have to vote for him. He' s also white, and I'm white.

    Am I racist, or proud of my ethnicity/race?

    If I don't vote for him because his family probably comes from Northern Ireland and I"m a big republican (pun intended), does that make me racist?

    Discuss.[/QUOTE]

    According to Queens Jets Fan, it's not racist at all.

    [QUOTE]Does that make this vote racist? I argue not. Pride in voting for one's ethnic group is not the same as voting against somebody because of their ethnic or racial identity.[/QUOTE]

    So as long as you are voting because he is of your ethnic group and skin tone, then you're golden in the QJF world.

    The QJF Stamp of Approval is Granted!

  6. #6
    Jets Insider VIP
    JetsInsider.com Legend
    Charter JI Member

    Join Date
    May 1999
    Posts
    31,408
    [QUOTE=bitonti;2770494]i am a large johnson so im voting Obama ;)[/QUOTE]

    fixed.....

    face it...if you hate everyone of 0bama's positions yet still vote against him you are racist because it comes down to the color of his skin....

    if you voted against Michael Steele, or Lynn Swann, because you were against their positions that's democracy......

  7. #7
    Jets Insider VIP
    Join Date
    Nov 2004
    Location
    LI
    Posts
    20,892
    [QUOTE=Come Back to NY;2770512]fixed.....
    [/QUOTE]

    Damn you and your speed posting! :D

  8. #8
    Jets Insider VIP
    Join Date
    Nov 2004
    Location
    LI
    Posts
    20,892
    [QUOTE=Warfish;2770508]According to Queens Jets Fan, it's not racist at all.



    So as long as you are voting because he is of your ethnic group and skin tone, then you're golden in the QJF world.

    The QJF Stamp of Approval is Granted![/QUOTE]

    And your thoughts?

  9. #9
    [QUOTE=Come Back to NY;2770512]fixed.....
    [/QUOTE]

    jeez, the level of bile in this forum has risen so high i can't even make jokes without someone taking a crap

  10. #10
    All Pro
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Location
    Wildcat Country
    Posts
    5,102
    [QUOTE=Come Back to NY;2770512]fixed.....

    face it...if you hate everyone of 0bama's positions yet still vote against him you are racist because it comes down to the color of his skin....[/QUOTE]


    Huh? If you hate every position a candidate has why wouldn't you vote against him? :huh:

  11. #11
    [QUOTE=quantum;2770526]And your thoughts?[/QUOTE]

    Why do I need to have thoughts?:huh:

    My Big Government Liberal Friends like QJF will think for me. After all, they are generally more intelligent, and more informed, than I am.

  12. #12
    Jets Insider VIP
    Join Date
    Nov 2004
    Location
    LI
    Posts
    20,892
    [QUOTE=Warfish;2770676]Why do I need to have thoughts?:huh:

    My Big Government Liberal Friends like QJF will think for me. After all, they are generally more intelligent, and more informed, than I am.[/QUOTE]

    Are you feeling inferior about your choice of college? If you vote Obama, you can be in the cool (and smart) club too! ;)

  13. #13
    [QUOTE=quantum;2771134]Are you feeling inferior about your choice of college? If you vote Obama, you can be in the cool (and smart) club too! ;)[/QUOTE]

    Nothing to "feel" Inferior about. It simple WAS Inferior. No doubts or feelings about it.

    If voting Obama is what makes one cool, then I will remain the uncool I have always been, but thanks.

  14. #14
    All League
    Join Date
    Jan 2005
    Location
    transplanted new yorker in maryland
    Posts
    4,484
    [QUOTE=Come Back to NY;2770512]fixed.....

    face it...if you hate everyone of 0bama's positions yet still vote against him you are racist because it comes down to the color of his skin....

    if you voted against Michael Steele, or Lynn Swann, because you were against their positions that's democracy......[/QUOTE]
    obama on an ace of spades playing card.

    [B]veeeeeery[/B] subtle...

  15. #15
    [QUOTE=quantum;2770475]I'm voting for McCain. He's Irish, I'm part Irish, so I have to vote for him. He' s also white, and I'm white.

    Am I racist, or proud of my ethnicity/race?

    If I don't vote for him because his family probably comes from Northern Ireland and I"m a big republican (pun intended), does that make me racist?

    Discuss.[/QUOTE]

    I don't see what the big deal is over all the black voters flocking to Obama, do they not heavily vote Democratic anyway? Clinton was the 1st black president, wasn't he?

    Obviously Obama gives some blacks more of a reason to vote than if it was a white Democratic candidate, but I don't see how you can complain about voter turnout.

    Oh and I'm an Irish Catholic from Belfast, and John McCain sucks.
    Last edited by Tyler Durden; 09-24-2008 at 11:40 PM.

  16. #16
    Jets Insider VIP
    Join Date
    Feb 2006
    Location
    Van down by the river
    Posts
    23,194
    [QUOTE=Tyler Durden;2771372]I don't see what the big deal is over all the black voters flocking to Obama, do they not heavily vote Democratic anyway? Clinton was the 1st black president, wasn't he?[/QUOTE]

    They're bitter. They're bitter, cranky, menstrual, etc.

    Their POW, ultra-fantastic, patrio-tastic war candidate is going to lose to some black dude with a muslim name whose only accomplishment is giving a good speech and saying "change" alot. It just goes to show what a pathetic, sad, feeble candidate Senator McGeritol was.

  17. #17
    Jets Insider VIP
    Join Date
    Nov 2004
    Location
    LI
    Posts
    20,892
    [QUOTE=Tyler Durden;2771372]I don't see what the big deal is over all the black voters flocking to Obama, do they not heavily vote Democratic anyway? Clinton was the 1st black president, wasn't he?

    Obviously Obama gives some blacks more of a reason to vote than if it was a white Democratic candidate, but I don't see how you can complain about voter turnout.

    Oh and I'm an Irish Catholic from Belfast, and John McCain sucks.[/QUOTE]

    You quoted me and then didn't answer. This thread is about ME. Read it again and answer. Thank you.

  18. #18
    Jets Insider VIP
    Join Date
    Nov 2004
    Location
    LI
    Posts
    20,892
    [QUOTE=PlumberKhan;2771695]They're bitter. They're bitter, cranky, menstrual, etc.

    Their POW, ultra-fantastic, patrio-tastic war candidate is going to lose to some black dude with a muslim name whose only accomplishment is giving a good speech and saying "change" alot. It just goes to show what a pathetic, sad, feeble candidate Senator McGeritol was.[/QUOTE]

    Don't be schmucky in my thread. Reply to the original questions or go play somewhere else.

  19. #19
    [QUOTE=Warfish;2770508]According to Queens Jets Fan, it's not racist at all.



    So as long as you are voting because he is of your ethnic group and skin tone, then you're golden in the QJF world.

    The QJF Stamp of Approval is Granted![/QUOTE]
    Well stated. You can give my seal of approval anytime on this issue. Ethnic pride is not racism. Now if I said I hate the Irish and I'm not voting for McCain because he has Irish blood that would be.

    Seriously this is an easy issue. It's all logical.

  20. #20
    [QUOTE=Queens Jet Fan;2771873]Well stated. You can give my seal of approval anytime on this issue. Ethnic pride is not racism. Now if I said I hate the Irish and I'm not voting for McCain because he has Irish blood that would be.

    Seriously this is an easy issue. It's all logical.[/QUOTE]

    So if I said:

    "Wow, I was undecided before. But since I have racial and ethnic pride, I will vote for the candidate that shares my race and ethnicity, John McCain!"

    You agree 100% with that as "logical".

    Great! Thanks for the seal of approval.;)

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  

Follow Us