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Old 06-11-2014, 03:04 PM  
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Oklahoma Tea Party Candidate Supports Stoning Gay People to Death

http://www.slate.com/blogs/outward/2..._to_death.html

Given how savagely anti-gay the mainstream Oklahoma Republican party is, it’s no surprise that the state’s Tea Partiers are so rabidly hateful that they come across more as dark satire than as serious bigots. To wit: This week, an Oklahoma magazine discovered that last summer, Tea Party state House candidate Scott Esk endorsed stoning gay people to death: “I think we would be totally in the right to do it,” he said in a Facebook post. Esk went on to add nuance to his position:

That [stoning gay people to death] goes against some parts of libertarianism, I realize, and I’m largely libertarian, but ignoring as a nation things that are worthy of death is very remiss.

When a Facebook user messaged Esk to clarify further, he responded:

I never said I would author legislation to put homosexuals to death, but I didn’t have a problem with it.

Understandably unnerved, the magazine called up Esk for clarification. Although Esk claimed he didn’t remember the comments, he fleshed out his views:

That was done in the Old Testament under a law that came directly from God and in that time there it was totally just. It came directly from God. I have no plans to reinstitute that in Oklahoma law. I do have some very huge moral misgivings about those kinds of sins.

Pressed one final time about his position on stoning gay human beings to death, Esk dug in his heels:

I know what was done in the Old Testament and what was done back then was what’s just. … And I do stand for Biblical morality.

I am impressed that Esk has some understanding of the concept of morality. But I am not quite certain that his views square with modern notions of the concept. I do suspect, however, that Esk’s beliefs aren’t all that far from the other state-level Republicans in the region, who recently attempted to push through the most extreme piece of anti-gay legislation America has ever witnessed. Perhaps our criticism of Esk, then, is really misguided: Rather than chastising him for his seemingly extremist views, we should be thanking him for saying what so many of his political associates are likely thinking.

Mark Joseph Stern is a writer for Slate. He covers science, the law, and LGBTQ issues.
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Old 06-11-2014, 08:11 PM   #31
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Old 06-11-2014, 08:16 PM   #32
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Where did I provide innuendo?
Can you not read? Look at post #18 and what it responded too.

You're stoning with peanuts. Guess what that means.
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Old 06-11-2014, 09:39 PM   #33
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Can you not read? Look at post #18 and what it responded too.

You're stoning with peanuts. Guess what that means.
He has an excess of peanuts and a deficit of rocks?
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Old 06-11-2014, 09:59 PM   #34
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I like this…"Given how savagely anti-gay the mainstream Oklahoma Republican party is,"


Lefty stupid gets worse daily.
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Old 06-11-2014, 10:01 PM   #35
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Old 06-11-2014, 10:04 PM   #36
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Old 06-11-2014, 10:10 PM   #37
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How about putting people to death for working on Sundays? Planting two different crops in a field, wearing polyester blend clothing, taking the lords name in vain, publicly saying the lords name, trimming the hair around your temples, calling someone baldy, fornicating, getting a tattoo, worshipping another god, or not worshipping the christian god, or talking to anyone about a different god, of worshipping an image of god?

There's about 800 more but I'm lazy.
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Old 06-11-2014, 10:29 PM   #38
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Old 06-11-2014, 10:50 PM   #39
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Old 06-11-2014, 10:57 PM   #40
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It's become his scarlet letter.
Scarlet letter? It's well-placed sarcastic crack that deflates your stupid threads. And now often-imitated because of how cleverly and appropriately I use it. As usual, imitators are a poor substitute for the original.

You've got the anti-gay troll thing down perfect. Don't try branching out into someone else's material.
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Old 06-11-2014, 11:47 PM   #41
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How about putting people to death for working on Sundays? Planting two different crops in a field, wearing polyester blend clothing, taking the lords name in vain, publicly saying the lords name, trimming the hair around your temples, calling someone baldy, fornicating, getting a tattoo, worshipping another god, or not worshipping the christian god, or talking to anyone about a different god, of worshipping an image of god?

There's about 800 more but I'm lazy.

We need to write these here down somewhere and get them enacted before them moslems start that Sharia Law on us by surprise.
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Old 06-12-2014, 05:51 AM   #42
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I have several friends who are conservative and I am certain they wouldn't support stoning gay people to death. I see some exaggeration in this thread. But reading and re-reading the quotes from this guy, it does appear he would not only be ok with it happening, but he would be one of the first stone throwers.
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Old 06-12-2014, 06:53 AM   #43
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I'm so tired of people talking about biblical morality.

Old Testament morality is not followed by a single christian I have ever met. They treat the bible like a chinese buffet.
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Old 06-12-2014, 06:54 AM   #44
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How about putting people to death for working on Sundays? Planting two different crops in a field, wearing polyester blend clothing, taking the lords name in vain, publicly saying the lords name, trimming the hair around your temples, calling someone baldy, fornicating, getting a tattoo, worshipping another god, or not worshipping the christian god, or talking to anyone about a different god, of worshipping an image of god?

There's about 800 more but I'm lazy.
As I said... Chinese buffet.
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Old 06-12-2014, 08:22 AM   #45
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Scarlet letter? It's well-placed sarcastic crack that deflates your stupid threads. And now often-imitated because of how cleverly and appropriately I use it. As usual, imitators are a poor substitute for the original.

You've got the anti-gay troll thing down perfect. Don't try branching out into someone else's material.
I wonder just how long you'll tolerate being billy-clubbed over the head with this insult before you finally admit there would be almost no threads without "people I've never heard of". The comment totally defines you.
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