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GOP Lawmaker Sends Nude 'Appreciation' E-Mail

Discussion in 'Political Debate & Discussion' started by Ben W, Apr 14, 2006.

  1. Ben W

    Ben W New Member

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    - The Associated Press
    Thursday, April 13, 2006; 4:55 PM

    WARMINSTER, Pa. -- The leaders of the Republican and Democratic committees in Warminster are calling for the resignation of GOP Supervisor Fred Gold, who sent an e-mail with a photo of a topless woman promoting Jan. 15 as "Breast Appreciation Day."

    The e-mail that accompanied the photo asked, "Beats ... Martin Luther King Day, doesn't it?"

    Democratic chairman Joseph Bowes Jr. and Republican chairman Jim Messina described the e-mail as insulting to women and blacks.

    "It embarrassed the party. It embarrassed me," Messina said.

    Bowes called it "offensive on many levels."

    Gold sent the e-mail from his personal account, and apologized if anyone who received or saw it was offended.

    "I certainly don't think I did anything immoral or unethical," he said. "To resign because of this, I don't think so."

    http://snipurl.com/p674
     
  2. Phillip

    Phillip <b>Moderator</b>

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    Oh well, some people just don't seem to want to use any more of their brains than God gave to a goose.

    I know a guy who has a security clearance and runs around bragging that he was a hit man for hell's angels. How long do you think that clearance would last if that little lie got to the NASC?

    They just don't put their brains in gear before they say something or do something.
     
  3. The Galatian

    The Galatian New Member

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    Put it in perspective; how many people did this idiot's misbehavior kill?

    Just a thought.
     
  4. Bro. James Reed

    Bro. James Reed New Member

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    I have to disagree with him on 3 points.

    1: it was immoral.
    2: it was unethical.
    3: he should resign.

    How some of these dummies get in power is beyond me.

    (Don't you say anything, Galatian... [​IMG] )
     
  5. rbell

    rbell Active Member

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    James,

    He may be a dummy, but at least he kept abreast of current events.


    :eek: [​IMG]
     
  6. Scarlett O.

    Scarlett O. Well-Known Member

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    :rolleyes: :rolleyes: :rolleyes:
     
  7. Bro. James Reed

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    Scarlett,

    you took the Graemlins right out of my computer.

    Oy Vey, rbell. ;)
     
  8. The Galatian

    The Galatian New Member

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    Ask Rove. He's an expert on getting boobs in public office.

    Ooops. Too late.
     
  9. Scarlett O.

    Scarlett O. Well-Known Member

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    I guess boys will be boys whether they are GOP supervisors or simply Baptist Board members.
     
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