View Poll Results: Are you tired of Political Correctness?

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    Quote Originally Posted by oxmixmudd View Post
    It is very hypocritical to judge a man outside his culture and time. A Slave holder at or around the time of the civil war is not the same thing as a man in the culture of the late 1700s where the issue had not yet come to the forefront. We dont honor Jefforson for the moral flaws in his culture that he missed, but rather for the great eork that he did in his time and culture.

    Jim
    Yep.

    And what the heck is wrong with Jackson's shoulders on the $20 bill? it's like he has no neck, twisted shoulders and his head is too big for his body.



    And does anyone else think he looks like Ted Danson?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sparko View Post
    Yep.

    And what the heck is wrong with Jackson's shoulders on the $20 bill? it's like he has no neck, twisted shoulders and his head is too big for his body.
    You are not seeing his shoulders, you are seeing a high collar - popular in that time.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sparko View Post
    Yep.

    And what the heck is wrong with Jackson's shoulders on the $20 bill? it's like he has no neck, twisted shoulders and his head is too big for his body.
    Quote Originally Posted by seer View Post
    You are not seeing his shoulders, you are seeing a high collar - popular in that time.
    LOL Can't tell if Sparko was serious or not, but it's funny to think he thought it was a shoulder either way.

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    Quote Originally Posted by seer View Post
    You are not seeing his shoulders, you are seeing a high collar - popular in that time.

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    Sure sure.

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    I think condemning Andrew Jackson is easier than condemning Jefferson (well, not in a theological sense. All Christians should condemn Jefferson for cutting up the Bible and taking out all the supernatural parts) because the Trail of Tears was widely recognized as wrong even at that time, and Jackson ignored the Supreme Court telling him he could not send the Indians on their way (a lack of respect for the rule of law).
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    Quote Originally Posted by KingsGambit View Post
    I think condemning Andrew Jackson is easier than condemning Jefferson (well, not in a theological sense. All Christians should condemn Jefferson for cutting up the Bible and taking out all the supernatural parts) because the Trail of Tears was widely recognized as wrong even at that time, and Jackson ignored the Supreme Court telling him he could not send the Indians on their way (a lack of respect for the rule of law).
    That is, indeed, quite problematic for me.
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    Jefferson. Isn't he that black guy who moved on up to the East Side?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sparko View Post
    Jefferson. Isn't he that black guy who moved on up to the East Side?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Sparko View Post
    Jefferson. Isn't he that black guy who moved on up to the East Side?
    Jefferson was the guy who liked his slaves... if ya know what I mean...
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mountain Man View Post
    Jefferson was a guy who liked his slaves... if ya know what I mean...
    Fixed that for you. What Jefferson did was quite common (and has no doubt been common throughout the history of slavery - the Romans certainly had no compunctions about the practice).
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