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Do Life Jackets Promote Drowning? [Pic]

Hits: 11189 | Rating: (2.5) | Category: News & Politics | Added by: littlemissqt
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comp_wizard
Male, 18-29, Eastern US
 195 Posts
Wednesday, September 05, 2012 7:24:45 PM
But if your body manages to shut out all the water, don't you get executed for witchcraft?

Palfas
Male, 30-39, Midwest US
 410 Posts
Wednesday, September 05, 2012 10:49:42 AM
This metaphor is effective because it really puts into the light how f'ing retarded the religious right's arguments really are (and by extension, the rest of the republicans).

slut_etta
Female, 50-59, Southern US
 3420 Posts
Wednesday, September 05, 2012 9:48:39 AM
its all god's will anyway, now isn't it?

BAAHAHAHAHAHAHHAAA!!!!
atheist makes a funny!

Modwain
Male, 30-39, Europe
 303 Posts
Wednesday, September 05, 2012 2:14:29 AM
i think the argument shouldnt be wether the goverment should pay for abortian or birth controll or not. I am totaly ok with them not paying for it. But the argument is and should alwayw be wether it is allouwed to be used.
It is rather shamefull that a group of people who believe something make sure that the group of people that dont believe the same thing, still live by their set of principles. Up to a certain level that is good, but beyond that, it comes down to enforcing their will and religion.

Then again, this happens mostly in the free U.S.A. and in the restrictive Muslim countries. guess they arent that different in everything then.

ferdyfred
Male, 40-49, Europe
 11683 Posts
Wednesday, September 05, 2012 12:48:56 AM
wasn't that shutting off the body stuff mentioned by a American political chap??

ferdyfred
Male, 40-49, Europe
 11683 Posts
Wednesday, September 05, 2012 12:47:16 AM
What? ahhh, thank you carmium makes sense now

SarahofBorg
Female, 18-29, Eastern US
 3573 Posts
Tuesday, September 04, 2012 10:05:54 PM
"...so...I guess the point of this post is we should all get free life jackets from the government, and raise taxes on the rich pay for them, right?"

I'd say that would be a great idea if we all lived in boats and some of us are too poor to afford life jackets and therefore drown regularly.
Although the difference here is that if poor people drowned, that would kind of end the poor people problem by reducing them. When poor people have babies that creates MORE poor people, so that's kind of the opposite effect.

SarahofBorg
Female, 18-29, Eastern US
 3573 Posts
Tuesday, September 04, 2012 10:02:16 PM
In this metaphor, CPR is an abortion, right?

carmium
Female, 50-59, Canada
 6406 Posts
Tuesday, September 04, 2012 9:21:50 PM
Jeezuz, people, this is a PARODY, a SATIRICAL piece that compares life jackets to birth control, abortion prohibition to drowning, and a certain ignorant politician's take on rape to being shoved in the water. It is not a serious anti-life jacket ad.
Gawd some of you are dense.

OldOllie
Male, 60-69, Midwest US
 14770 Posts
Tuesday, September 04, 2012 9:03:22 PM
...so...I guess the point of this post is we should all get free life jackets from the government, and raise taxes on the rich pay for them, right?

bigkkm
Male, 50-59, Midwest US
 98 Posts
Tuesday, September 04, 2012 8:55:29 PM
@BanjoJeff As long as he's a legitimate arsonist, you'll be OK.

i-am-evil
Male, 18-29, Midwest US
 500 Posts
Tuesday, September 04, 2012 8:12:43 PM
Life jackets are life saving devices. End of discussion!

Turnshroud
Female, 18-29, Midwest US
 6414 Posts
Tuesday, September 04, 2012 7:01:53 PM
This post was legitimately not bad

you people do not understand satire, some of you

BanjoJeff
Male, 13-17, Midwest US
 15 Posts
Tuesday, September 04, 2012 6:22:13 PM
Should we ban fire extinguishers too? If my house burns down due to a crazy arsonist, I'll be fine, right?

HolyGod
Male, 30-39, Western US
 5056 Posts
Tuesday, September 04, 2012 5:54:45 PM
Jamie76

"and yet it is a prefect example of GOP logic."

No. No. No. The GOP is full of idiots, but this is hyperbolic. I love the first part. It is spot on parody. The next two sections are dumb. Comparing a baby to death is moronic.

Quackor
Male, 18-29, S. America
 2864 Posts
Tuesday, September 04, 2012 5:30:07 PM
people are morons

jamie76
Male, 30-39, Western US
 2350 Posts
Tuesday, September 04, 2012 2:52:59 PM
"Tuesday, September 4, 2012 1:23:32 PM
This was stupid."

and yet it is a prefect example of GOP logic.

BrimstoneOne
Male, 30-39, Canada
 2239 Posts
Tuesday, September 04, 2012 2:44:11 PM
it's not abortion if there's no conception

And I like this response to the idiots that are air by the Republicans and the American Media. It makes ALL Americans look like idiots and non-nice individuals.

dm2754
Male, 40-49, Western US
 3122 Posts
Tuesday, September 04, 2012 2:40:14 PM
@danthew
your a little off there
it not pregnant to drowning it more of condom to life jackets
meaning you can't get protection will get you in trouble. it the condoms in school agreement.
think of raincoats instead. you wont get wet if you stay indoors

chicagojay
Male, 40-49, Midwest US
 1989 Posts
Tuesday, September 04, 2012 1:38:18 PM
This is against the Dems limiting the size of soft drink we are legally allowed to purchase. USA out of my belly!!!

An-egg
Male, 30-39, Eastern US
 870 Posts
Tuesday, September 04, 2012 1:30:56 PM
I can still swim.

auburnjunky
Male, 30-39, Southern US
 10157 Posts
Tuesday, September 04, 2012 1:23:33 PM
This was stupid.

danthew
Male, 18-29, Europe
 2137 Posts
Tuesday, September 04, 2012 12:39:45 PM
Bit harsh comparing getting pregnant to drowning.

Not really sure where I stand on the abortion thing. I do think that it's a woman's choice whether or not to have a baby, but I think abortion is overused. I think people should use condoms more and consider adoption if they feel they couldn't take care of a baby. I know the care system isn't the greatest place to grow up in, but at least they get a chance at life.

onoffonoffon
Male, 30-39, Western US
 2171 Posts
Tuesday, September 04, 2012 12:39:11 PM
I agree with this. All of the animal kingdom manages to survive. Humans are so stupid that we need things like flotation devices. Life has inherent risks.

geckohead
Female, 40-49, Southern US
 512 Posts
Tuesday, September 04, 2012 12:29:38 PM
Makes absolutely perfect sense.

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