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2009-03-24 Home Front: Politix
Barney calls Scalia a 'homophobe' in interview
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Posted by Fred 2009-03-24 00:00|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [586 views ]  Top

#1 I'm a confirmed Fwankophobe.
Posted by William Marcy Tweed 2009-03-24 09:26||   2009-03-24 09:26|| Front Page Top

#2 U.S. Supreme Court should rule that Bawney Fwank is unconstitutional.
Posted by Ebbang Uluque6305 2009-03-24 11:59||   2009-03-24 11:59|| Front Page Top

#3 "I wouldn't want it to go to the United States Supreme Court now because that homophobe Antonin Scalia has too many votes on this current court," said Frank.

So I guess there's more "homophobes" on the court, Barney? Care to name names?
And I guess if Scalia came back with "Barney's a deranged faggot nobody should listen to", that, of course, would be "hate speech", yes?
Posted by tu3031 2009-03-24 12:36||   2009-03-24 12:36|| Front Page Top

#4 "I wouldn't want it to go to the United States Supreme Court now because that homophobe Antonin Scalia has too many votes on this current court,"

Scalia has more than 1 vote? Fascinating...
Posted by Beavis 2009-03-24 12:40||   2009-03-24 12:40|| Front Page Top

#5 Heh!

Scalia Urges Patience with Barney Frank's Heterophobia!
Posted by Jack is Back!">Jack is Back!  2009-03-24 13:40||   2009-03-24 13:40|| Front Page Top

#6 Scalia has more than 1 vote? Fascinating
That's the first thing that came to my mind, too.
Posted by Deacon Blues 2009-03-24 14:48||   2009-03-24 14:48|| Front Page Top

#7 I'm not a homophobe but Bawney scares the living $hit out of me. The current financial debacle, in large part, falls at Barney's doorstep.
Posted by JohnQC 2009-03-24 18:04||   2009-03-24 18:04|| Front Page Top

#8 " a deranged faggot nobody should listen to"

I'll vote for that. he DOES sound like he's Heterophobic, doesnt he?

Homophobe? You make it sound like its a bad thing.
Posted by Angleton9 2009-03-24 18:54||   2009-03-24 18:54|| Front Page Top

#9 Homophobe

Rantburgers are expected never to be unreasonably fearful of anything, Angleton9.

Poor Congressman Frank. It must be dreadful to live in his universe.
Posted by trailing wife">trailing wife  2009-03-24 19:14||   2009-03-24 19:14|| Front Page Top

#10 Scalia's opinions are read by judges and constitutional lawyers all over the world. They are cited in arguments made to the Supreme Courts of many nations.
Posted by john frum 2009-03-24 19:35||   2009-03-24 19:35|| Front Page Top

#11 (2009-03-24) — After Rep. Barney Frank, D-MA, admitted he feared a Supreme Court ruling on homosexual marriage because “that homophobe Antonin Scalia has too many votes on this current Court“, the associate justice called on all Americans to “have patience with Rep. Frank as he struggles with his heterophobia.”
“Barney Frank, accustomed as he is to putting like with like, apparently fears things that are hetero…meaning different,” Mr. Scalia said. “Under our Constitution, the judicial and legislative branches are not homo — meaning the same. If the people want to create law about issues not mentioned in the Constitution, they have the power to do so through their elected representatives. The judiciary is a different branch, with different enumerated powers.”
Mr. Scalia refused to speculate about “whether Rep. Frank’s heterophobia is genetic or simply a lifestyle choice, but in either case,” he said, “it demonstrably weakens the constitution and harms society in general.”

Warning! Scrappleface!
Posted by Deacon Blues 2009-03-24 19:40||   2009-03-24 19:40|| Front Page Top

#12 The proper response might be:

"That's in Congressman Frank's judgement. And based on his.. exploits... in the past, his judgement is questionable."
Posted by Pappy 2009-03-24 21:35||   2009-03-24 21:35|| Front Page Top

#13 I guess he's wrapping himself in the ol' rainbow flag to divert attention from AIG, Freddie, Fannie, and heaven knows what else.
Posted by Cornsilk Blondie 2009-03-24 22:36||   2009-03-24 22:36|| Front Page Top

#14 or: "you kiss you mama with that mouth?"
Posted by Frank G 2009-03-24 23:13||   2009-03-24 23:13|| Front Page Top

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