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Re: “David Dunn, former legislator and election integrity commission member, died Monday

I don't believe I have ever read such horrible comments on this site. You should all be ashamed. He was a very kind, funny, gregarious, hard-working man who loved Arkansas. He had friends of all stripes. Unlike too many of us, you didn't have to be in lockstep with him on every issue to be his friend. I hope his wonderful family does not read these awful comments.

10 likes, 1 dislike
Posted by Birdbrain on 10/18/2017 at 12:06 PM

Re: “Arkansas ACT scores decline due to test being offered to all students, officials say

Sorry Les but I think you're off by several orders of magnitude on the logarithmic nature of ACT scores. Imagine the difference between a 20 and a 36? Might as well be infinity.

Posted by Birdbrain on 09/11/2017 at 4:28 PM

Re: “Republicans feverish about basketball team statement. 1st Amendment? What 1st Amendment?

Cato- I'm not on a "side", certainly don't ever stand with the gun nuts; just hate when people immediately invoke the 1st Amendment when there is criticism of someone's stance on an issue. It's both "sides" that do this, by the way. Until somebody gets arrested, it's not a 1st Amendment issue. Those who are criticizing these young women have the same rights as they do, and even elected officials have that right.
As far as this particular issue, I think what the U of A AD and basketball coach have said is absolutely great. Asa wasn't supportive of them, but he wasn't ridiculous either

3 likes, 2 dislikes
Posted by Birdbrain on 11/05/2016 at 11:13 AM

Re: “Republicans feverish about basketball team statement. 1st Amendment? What 1st Amendment?

Well, I've read the paper this morning, and watched the news, and I still haven't seen anything about their arrest report. I know they must have been arrested, otherwise Max and all of the Constitutional Experts on here wouldn't be bringing up the First Amendment. I'm assume we'll get the details later today.

4 likes, 11 dislikes
Posted by Birdbrain on 11/05/2016 at 7:44 AM

Re: “Republicans feverish about basketball team statement. 1st Amendment? What 1st Amendment?

I guess I missed the part where a government official said they were sending them to jail for this. I know you understand the First Amendment Max and wouldn't have brought it up unless the players had been arrested. Sorry I wasn't aware of that.

6 likes, 30 dislikes
Posted by Birdbrain on 11/04/2016 at 5:30 PM

Re: “Ever check your kid's backpack?

Nothing like jumping to conclusions. "It was the FBI!!"

2 likes, 0 dislikes
Posted by Birdbrain on 11/04/2016 at 5:00 PM

Re: “Razorback women take a knee during National Anthem; angry fans erupt

Why is anyone saying this is a First Amendment issue? They are not getting arrested are they? The government is not punishing them. Most of you guys don't understand the Bill of Rights.

3 likes, 6 dislikes
Posted by Birdbrain on 11/04/2016 at 4:48 PM

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