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Old 12-21-2012, 08:17 AM   #33
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Default Re: ESPN suspends Rob Parker for saying RGIII isn't black enough

Originally Posted by mikegrimey View Post
Do you have evidence to back that statement up? I don't remember anyone getting fired for a remark to that effect... And even if someone had would that make it right? The poster is defending their right to say stupid shit without being fired, I agree, there are a lot of tyrants on this board apparently hihhihihi
The first amendment doesn't protect you from being fired. It protects us and Rob Parker from being thrown in jail and tortured for our speech.

Employers can basically do what they want, to whomever, in regards to hiring and long as they don't blatantly say it's because of their gender, race, sexuality, etc.
People assume that time is a strict progression of cause and effect, but actually from a non-linear non-subjective viewpoint it's more like a big ball of wibbly wobbly timey wimey...stuff.  3365
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