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#1 NanuqoftheNorth

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Posted 29 October 2012 - 04:52 PM

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Muslim Cleric Abu Hamza and U.S. Senate candidate Richard Mourdock

Indiana Senate candidate Richard Mourdock became the latest in a string of Republicans to say really, really stupid things about women while campaigning for office in 2012. In a debate with Democratic opponent Joe Donnelly, Mourdock sought to explain his abortion stance by saying that “even when life begins in that horrible situation of rape, that is something that God intended to happen.” Prior to that, Pennsylvania Senate candidate Tom Smith compared rape to having a baby out of wedlock, saying if you “put yourself in a father’s situation” it’s a similar kind of thing. And we all remember Missouri Senate candidate Todd Akin telling an interviewer “if it’s a legitimate rape, the female body has ways to try to shut that whole thing down.”

What do all these men have in common aside from the fact that they are GOP standard-bearers for the U.S. Senate? To one degree or another, they are Christian fundamentalists.

The sheer number of these types of quotes that we’ve seen in 2012 got us wondering: Who says more antiquated things about women and families, Christian fundamentalists or Islamic fundamentalists?

Follow the link below to nine stupid, backward, and often misogynistic quotes from nine different Islamic fundamentalist and Christian social conservative leaders. See if you can spot which one is which.

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#2 CatofWar

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Posted 29 October 2012 - 05:06 PM

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Muslim Cleric Abu Hamza and U.S. Senate candidate Richard Mourdock

Indiana Senate candidate Richard Mourdock became the latest in a string of Republicans to say really, really stupid things about women while campaigning for office in 2012. In a debate with Democratic opponent Joe Donnelly, Mourdock sought to explain his abortion stance by saying that “even when life begins in that horrible situation of rape, that is something that God intended to happen.” Prior to that, Pennsylvania Senate candidate Tom Smith compared rape to having a baby out of wedlock, saying if you “put yourself in a father’s situation” it’s a similar kind of thing. And we all remember Missouri Senate candidate Todd Akin telling an interviewer “if it’s a legitimate rape, the female body has ways to try to shut that whole thing down.”

What do all these men have in common aside from the fact that they are GOP standard-bearers for the U.S. Senate? To one degree or another, they are Christian fundamentalists.

The sheer number of these types of quotes that we’ve seen in 2012 got us wondering: Who says more antiquated things about women and families, Christian fundamentalists or Islamic fundamentalists?

Follow the link below to nine stupid, backward, and often misogynistic quotes from nine different Islamic fundamentalist and Christian social conservative leaders. See if you can spot which one is which.

http://www.slate.com...plugin_activity


One in the same.

#3 NanuqoftheNorth

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Posted 29 October 2012 - 05:16 PM

One in the same.


Ssshhhh! Quiet. You'll take the fun out of it!

#4 Delhommey

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Posted 29 October 2012 - 06:14 PM

8 of 9

BAM

#5 PhillyB

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Posted 29 October 2012 - 06:23 PM

"A child who disrespects his parents must be permanently removed from society in a way that gives an example to all other children of the importance of respect for parents. The death penalty for rebellious children is not something to be taken lightly."


fuging what

#6 SZ James

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Posted 29 October 2012 - 06:34 PM

0 out of 9.

Seriously.

#7 BBQ&Beer

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Posted 29 October 2012 - 07:02 PM

9 out of 10. Missed the first one.

fuging what


Yup.

#8 Tarheel31

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Posted 30 October 2012 - 08:21 AM

7/9, yes I know my enemy.

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Posted 30 October 2012 - 08:27 AM

Well damn, 3/9


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