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the bamf of the day.

the bamf of the day.. I'm not American, but if i was i would be proud of this kid. P.s bamf stands for (badass ). Today I found out about ad boy who has been ha

I'm not American, but if i was i would be proud of this kid. P.s bamf stands for (badass ************ )

Today I found out about ad boy who has
been harrassed by his classmates because he refuses
to say the Pledge of Allegiance. Why? lie
until gays and lesbians have equal rights, there isn' t
really "liberty and justice for all". was v) iwth the
courage to stand up for their fellow's. i. ecinan being
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#17 - PedoBearFTW (09/13/2013) [-]
We had to do the pledge in my economics class the other day, and when nobody was standing up for it, my teacher yelled "HONOR YOUR COUNTRY OR GET OUT. I HEAR RUSSIA IS TAKING APPLICATIONS!" I ******* love that guy.
User avatar #210 to #17 - drewbridge (09/14/2013) [-]
In Russia, the gays would probably be lambasted.
#22 to #17 - angelusprimus (09/13/2013) [-]
Country is being honored by standing up for its principles.
Principles of freedom, while government can keep you detained indefinatelly just by declaring you a terrorist, with no lawyer, no charges.
Principles of government of the people by the people for the people, when corporate lobbyists spend millions and "our" congressmen make laws that **** us in the ass but beneft special interest.
We should be fighting for our privacy, for our rights. Thats how you honor this great country.
not by mindlessly chanting some words that our "leaders" wipe their asses with.
User avatar #262 to #22 - nighkey ONLINE (09/14/2013) [-]
You can love your government, and a religion. Or, you can love your country and a faith. There is a huge difference. Saying the pledge of alliance is honoring a country, that good or bad rulers, you will do your part to make it a little better than if you had not been there, or die trying.
User avatar #43 to #17 - aeros (09/13/2013) [-]
Why is it that economics teachers are so cool?
User avatar #92 to #43 - PedoBearFTW (09/13/2013) [-]
He also teaches sociology and history, but he's a badass teacher.
#126 to #17 - lorditadjack (09/14/2013) [-]
As a man who recently joined the military, the lack of patriotism these days kills me. Also the thought of going to war with Russia, or anyone else for that matter, at this point is ridiculous. World War 3 in the making.
#48 - dashgamer (09/13/2013) [-]
There are gay bars, flamboyant gay pride parades all over the country, and a larger, more popular advocacy for homosexual equality than opposition to it. Gays are free to **** , free to flaunt their sexuality, and free to live.
Marriage will come around, but not being able to be a married couple won't prevent them from being together. Gays can now join the military. Gays can do whatever the **** they want.
The only oppression of gays isn't government sponsored, it comes from our culture, so don't treat the flag and the nation with disdain, be contemptuous towards the individuals who try and make it hell for gays.
User avatar #177 to #48 - undeadwill (09/14/2013) [-]
No universal marriage and can't donate blood but yeah correct.
#84 to #48 - aludin (09/13/2013) [-]
>Can do whatever the **** they want
>Can't get married
User avatar #86 to #84 - dashgamer (09/13/2013) [-]
It's just a title and a ceremony. It's not like they're being rounded up and executed for being gay, it's not like there isn't an institution for gays at every college or multiple gay bars in every major city.
User avatar #103 to #86 - toastedspikes (09/13/2013) [-]
Things affected by gay people not being allowed to marry:

-Adoption rights
-Foster rights
-Visitation rights at hospitals
-Medical decision rights
-Next-of-kin status for inheritance, insurance and benefits
-Legal spousal recognition
-Joint tax filing

Lol ok just a ceremony.
#106 to #103 - dashgamer (09/13/2013) [-]
Adoption shouldn't be a right, it should be for qualified parents, but yeah, denying candidates on the basis of their sexuality is stupid.   
Medical stuff, taxes, I hardly even know how that works, but isn't that one of the main issues preventing gay marriage from being established as legal because it could provide loopholes through which conniving people could cheat the government? Those issues can't be approached from a moral standpoint, either way.   
It is just a ceremony, that's all it has ever been. Marriage is just a fancy way of saying "yeah, we're together and we plan on staying together," you don't need marriage to love or to be with your partner.
Adoption shouldn't be a right, it should be for qualified parents, but yeah, denying candidates on the basis of their sexuality is stupid.
Medical stuff, taxes, I hardly even know how that works, but isn't that one of the main issues preventing gay marriage from being established as legal because it could provide loopholes through which conniving people could cheat the government? Those issues can't be approached from a moral standpoint, either way.
It is just a ceremony, that's all it has ever been. Marriage is just a fancy way of saying "yeah, we're together and we plan on staying together," you don't need marriage to love or to be with your partner.
User avatar #107 to #106 - toastedspikes (09/13/2013) [-]
"Medical stuff, taxes, I hardly even know how that works, but isn't that one of the main issues preventing gay marriage from being established as legal because it could provide loopholes through which conniving people could cheat the government? "

How exactly would it provide loopholes? What's preventing these loopholes to be closed?

"
Those issues can't be approached from a moral standpoint, either way.
It is just a ceremony, that's all it has ever been. Marriage is just a fancy way of saying "yeah, we're together and we plan on staying together," you don't need marriage to love or to be with your partner. "

Wrong. Marriage has always historically been a business contract, first and foremost. Love wasn't the most important factor in many parts of the world until the 20th century. And no you don't need marriage to be with your partner. Oh, except when they're in hospital. Oh, and your love isn't recognised by the state, so forget ensuring your partner won' go homeless if you die suddenly and your property doesn't go to your partner. Forget making life-saving medical decisions for your love, because the state doesn't recognise you know your partner and what they want and need better than anyone else in the world.

Okay I'm done.
#111 to #107 - dashgamer (09/13/2013) [-]
You act like I'm against gay marriage...   
I don't know how to take advantage of government benefits, but it can certainly be done.    
How in the 			****		 is it ever up to a partner and not the doctor to make the life-saving decisions?    
Look, marriage may close a couple avenues for emergency situations, but that doesn't mean the U.S. is a country without liberty, that it is a place inimical to gays or that prevents them from living with the same freedoms as everyone else.
You act like I'm against gay marriage...
I don't know how to take advantage of government benefits, but it can certainly be done.
How in the **** is it ever up to a partner and not the doctor to make the life-saving decisions?
Look, marriage may close a couple avenues for emergency situations, but that doesn't mean the U.S. is a country without liberty, that it is a place inimical to gays or that prevents them from living with the same freedoms as everyone else.

User avatar #113 to #111 - toastedspikes (09/13/2013) [-]
"You act like I'm against gay marriage..."

I didn't think you were against it. I'm explaining to you that you're wrong about marriage being purely ceremonial when it evidently isn't.

"I don't know how to take advantage of government benefits, but it can certainly be done."

So? What has this got to do with legalising equal marriage?

"How in the **** is it ever up to a partner and not the doctor to make the life-saving decisions?"

Oh god help you. When a patient is unconscious or otherwise unable to give informed consent, in the case of several possible medical procedures where one must be chosen, in the case of euthanasia, in the case of granting permission for risky procedures,

"
Look, marriage may close a couple avenues for emergency situations, but that doesn't mean the U.S. is a country without liberty, that it is a place inimical to gays or that prevents them from living with the same freedoms as everyone else. "

Every country has liberty, there's no country without it. But liberty isn't something you either have or don't, it's a varying degree of how much individual freedom you have. Unfortunately the United States can hardly boast any admirable amount of freedom considering the vastly increasing amount of state repression and legislation against the individual. Then again I'm hard pressed to find a country that's heading the right direction, so don't assume I'm 'Murka Bashing. **** all states, I say.

>Tosses molotov.
#88 to #86 - aludin (09/13/2013) [-]
If it's just a title and a ceremony than why is it so important? Also if it's also just a title then why get married in the first place
User avatar #91 to #88 - dashgamer (09/13/2013) [-]
It's important to people to have their relationship validated. Also, married couples get government benefits, different types of insurance, etc. It's as much a legal acknowledgement of a pairing as a ceremonial one these days.
However, gays aren't being prevented from being gay and are as free as the rest of us. It's only a matter of time between marriage is unanimously made available to them and bigotry stems not from the government but from people, but even then there aren't lynchings or stuff like that, just a couple fat people with vulgar signs.
#94 to #91 - aludin (09/13/2013) [-]
Well not in the United States there aren't, but if it's important than it's not just a title
#97 to #94 - dashgamer (09/13/2013) [-]
I say again: the marriage issue isn't preventing gays from being gay, there are institutions across the nation that support them, and compared to many other nations where homosexuality is literally outlawed, gays are in no way oppressed except by the same sort of bigots that exist everywhere.
#99 to #97 - aludin (09/13/2013) [-]
I'm not saying that it's preventing them from being gay, but don't you think it may be preventing happiness in a place where people actually come over for happiness?
User avatar #101 to #99 - dashgamer (09/13/2013) [-]
Gay marriage is legal in how many states now? Thirteen. And aside from that, twenty five won't legally recognize gay marriage. That means the country's literally divided in half, that it's at least recognized in half the states.
It's inevitable that gay marriage will become unanimously legal, but what we're talking about here is whether or not gays are so "oppressed" that the U.S. cannot be said to have liberty and justice for all. Gays have a nearly unadulterated liberty. There are ubiquitous institutions for gays across the country, marriage isn't even an issue unless you take it from a financial standpoint, and gays are not discriminated against in a court of law, so there is justice.
#53 to #48 - zzforrest (09/13/2013) [-]
I sure hope you know how many red thumbs you are gonna get.
I agree, though. Honestly, culture takes a while to change. It's hard for us to adapt our culture to new world understandings. The last barrier standing in the way of gay rights is cultural, and it come from both sides. Not only are there people protesting it for no reason, but there are people being unreasonably angry at anybody protesting it. Wars take longer to settle than arguments, and with all the unreasonable and angry people around it's looking like culture is going to take a damn long time to come around.
#59 to #53 - dashgamer (09/13/2013) [-]
I can't tell my parents that I have an affinity for dudes because I think they'll disown me and I know a couple people that have either been disowned or nearly kicked out for that reason. It's such a trivial thing, but just as racism is still prevalent in a milder form today, bigotry, disparagement, and oppression of gays is going to persist long after the marriage issue is put to rest and this civil rights movement goes full circle through the government. But to assert that gays are oppressed so brutally that you can't have pride in your nation comes from someone that is deluded, ignorant, and with a poor understanding of the world, as I expect this little boy to be.    
As I said, we're all free to 			****		 who we want to 			****		 and gays have 			*******		 sex parades celebrating that fact.
I can't tell my parents that I have an affinity for dudes because I think they'll disown me and I know a couple people that have either been disowned or nearly kicked out for that reason. It's such a trivial thing, but just as racism is still prevalent in a milder form today, bigotry, disparagement, and oppression of gays is going to persist long after the marriage issue is put to rest and this civil rights movement goes full circle through the government. But to assert that gays are oppressed so brutally that you can't have pride in your nation comes from someone that is deluded, ignorant, and with a poor understanding of the world, as I expect this little boy to be.
As I said, we're all free to **** who we want to **** and gays have ******* sex parades celebrating that fact.
User avatar #74 to #59 - zzforrest (09/13/2013) [-]
My heart goes out to you dude. That's rough. But I do want to say, I feel that that is an age old issue. There was a time where that was a girls concern if she didn't marry the boy that father wanted her Same thing with guys. That is an age gone by. Now it is gays. Your turn will be soon, I'm sure. There will be a new social issue to supersede it. That can't change. It's an institution, by definition : a complex pattern in civilization. We always have some sort of social issue, and the second it gets sorted out, we move on to the next.
To me, the next social issue is AI. Imagine we get self aware or near sentient AI. Holy **** issues. Even if there is no rebellion, we are gonna get in deep **** . "Should marrying AI be allowed?" "Is shutting off self aware AI murder?" "Should AI have the same rights as humans?" It's a ********* brewing in our blindspot I tell you.
#79 to #74 - dashgamer (09/13/2013) [-]
I hope there aren't any more civil rights movements in the U.S. and that AI is never perfected to the point where it can be self-aware and operate outside created parameters because then humanity itself will become obsolete and we will all be reduced to the cognizant equivalent of Brick Tamland, regardless of our intelligence.
User avatar #89 to #79 - zzforrest (09/13/2013) [-]
I'm sorry to say I feel it is inevitable. We humans have such a dream to create life. Just do a little research into "Tulpas". In case you are lazy, a tulpa is a psychological phenomenon where you create a "imaginary friend" that is fully sentient. We want it. We'll get it.
You'll see.
#93 to #89 - dashgamer (09/13/2013) [-]
UNACCEPTABBBBBBBLLLLLEEEEEEE!   
I hope I'm in the grave before that ever becomes more than science fiction.
UNACCEPTABBBBBBBLLLLLEEEEEEE!
I hope I'm in the grave before that ever becomes more than science fiction.
User avatar #96 to #93 - zzforrest (09/13/2013) [-]
Better start on that bucket list soon.
User avatar #98 to #96 - dashgamer (09/13/2013) [-]
My bucket list:
**** a dude
**** a lady
Live in Germany
**** , man... I need a better bucket list.
User avatar #54 to #48 - theracistpanda (09/13/2013) [-]
lowhalf, I request that you sticky this comment.
I'm all for equal rights and opportunities. What you like to stick your dick in isn't my business, as long as you don't shove your sexuality down my throat (lol) and try to make me like you. You can't necessarily say they don't have equal rights, because they still can't marry in some states. And you can't say that they already have equal rights if you don't want them to be married.
#60 to #54 - dashgamer (09/13/2013) [-]
I see what you did there.
User avatar #61 to #60 - theracistpanda (09/13/2013) [-]
I try.
But really though, you have the right idea. Thank you.
User avatar #56 to #54 - theracistpanda (09/13/2013) [-]
And when you say the pledge of allegiance, you shouldn't be saying it to your government, but to your people.
#15 - mrbosss (09/13/2013) [-]
....Or his mom told him to do it......
....Or his mom told him to do it......
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#45 to #15 - stormtrooperface (09/13/2013) [-]
dads*
User avatar #3 - zerokiller (09/13/2013) [-]
The kid is probably just repeating what his parents said. Kids that age don't know how to think for themselves yet.
User avatar #38 to #3 - tittylovin (09/13/2013) [-]
my mom said the same thing, I agree.
User avatar #185 to #3 - ilovehitler (09/14/2013) [-]
Probably, yeah, but there is, and always have been, child prodigies in most everything. It's not as simple as 'children that age cannot think for themselves' or 'knowledge comes with age'.
User avatar #305 to #3 - rockerforlife (09/14/2013) [-]
It doesn't take a Rene Descartes to figure out, "if this is a nation of liberty, why can't guys get married and everyone else can't?" ******* **** , I converted to atheism at 10.
User avatar #316 to #3 - intexuz ONLINE (09/14/2013) [-]
Uh-uh...yes we do
#288 to #3 - John Cena (09/14/2013) [-]
Uh, by that age, kids have been thinking for themselves for a while. Maybe they don't have their own opinions on more adult things (such as politics), but they are still very opinionated.

However, this situation is still believable mainly because by that age, kids know what is fair and what isn't. Most, if not all, kids will know by age seven, "Hey, she got two scoops of ice cream and I only got one! That's not fair." A kid wouldn't understand the politics, of course. He would see gay rights as, "Well, they love each other so why can't they be married?"
User avatar #5 to #3 - sadistikal (09/13/2013) [-]
That's a stupid generalisation. Kids that can't think for themselves at that age are usually raised by parents who do not encourage free thinking and questioning.
#26 to #5 - John Cena (09/13/2013) [-]
At the age of 10 I didn't know a single peer that gave two ***** about politics.
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#95 to #34 - John Cena (09/13/2013) [-]
I dont know a single fcking kid below 12 that are even giving half a fck abour politics. That dosnt make them stupid, its simply still very alien to them
#254 to #34 - thebesttrumpeteer (09/14/2013) [-]
i still don't give a **** about politics at age 17. as long as i can have my cereal in the morning i don't give a **** who the president is.
User avatar #27 to #26 - sadistikal (09/13/2013) [-]
I didn't either but the world wasn't so ****** up back then
User avatar #30 to #27 - bowties (09/13/2013) [-]
That makes no sense. 10 year olds will still watch mindless cartoons over the News every day of the week, no matter how ****** up the world is. Plus, **** has been hitting the fan globally since the '50's. Its not like 2000 rolled around, and things stopped being peachy.
User avatar #257 to #30 - Mortuus (09/14/2013) [-]
When I was 10 I watched the mindless news for entertainment, and the movie channels for news.
User avatar #319 to #26 - ilikebuttsex (09/14/2013) [-]
exactly.
#176 to #5 - hoskins (09/14/2013) [-]
It's not a stupid generalisation. It's not like he's stereotyping a race or gender. It's an age. It's an early stage of life. Of course there are exceptions, but very rarely do they come. zerokiller said "The kid is probably just..."

Emphasis on probably. As it is the probable outcome.
User avatar #6 to #5 - karvarausku ONLINE (09/13/2013) [-]
It's arguable...
User avatar #85 to #3 - retardedboss ONLINE (09/13/2013) [-]
I don't remember my reasons, but I stopped saying the pledge in like sixth grade or something. Looking back, saying it made me feel kinda like a zombie.
User avatar #35 - zzforrest (09/13/2013) [-]
There are a lot of reasons I dislike this post.
1) nobody get's harassed for not saying the pledge. I didn't for a while, because I thought it was dumb. Never once was I harassed.
2) What ******* 10 year old knows about gay marriage, let alone has a political view on it?
3) I don't feel hope from this. Apparently all you have to do to be the bringer of a great new era in the eyes of the internet is say "America sucks, gay marriage and evolution". Bam you are showered with praise because you are "independent" and "smarter than the rest of them".
This **** pisses me off. It's okay for that kid not to do that, fine, but you guys are acting like "oh humanities ****** ... WAIT SOME TEN YEAR OLD DIDN'T SAY THE PLEDGE WE'RE SAVED!!!"
User avatar #183 to #35 - elcreepo (09/14/2013) [-]
1. I got harassed. Badly.
2. I knew about issues in Iraq at the age of 9. It doesn't take a genius to watch TV or read a newspaper.
3. You're right there, but opinion is opinion and I happen to actually believe America sucks.
User avatar #190 to #35 - ilovehitler (09/14/2013) [-]
1) Maybe not in your specific area, but in some areas, you will be
2) Maybe this kid just has an interest in things like that. It's not exactly uncommon for children to have interests outside the norm.
3) Alright, I admit this point is good. Funnyjunk, generally, feels too many feels, and loses/gains hope way too quickly.
#221 to #35 - garymotherfinoak (09/14/2013) [-]
YFW

and about that last sentence, where in the comments that have sufficient thumbs are they saying such a blind statement?
User avatar #263 to #35 - coolcalx (09/14/2013) [-]
>I didn't get harassed
>no one else can get harassed because I didn't get harassed
>I'm logic
User avatar #303 to #35 - rockerforlife (09/14/2013) [-]
1) My journalism teacher calls me a communist because I don't stand for the pledge (I'm an atheist and I'm not into the whole, "one nation under God", see Treaty of Tripoli, 1797)
2) Maybe the kid's got a gay uncle who's sort of shunned by society, it doesn't take a genius to figure out "if this is a nation of liberty, then why can't this guy get married when everyone else can?"
3) I don't feel hope either but hey, it's not that bad.
User avatar #110 to #35 - YllekNayr (09/13/2013) [-]
Precisely what Holyshizle said. Anecdotal evidence does not disprove anything
#179 to #35 - John Cena (09/14/2013) [-]
here is where your wrong
1) in high-school i knew three kids who refused to say it im in a military town so the teacher made a BIG deal about it
2)when you where a kid did you never ask if you where gay? kids think alot and pay attention its a lil hard to beleive he formulated it on his own but hey not every kid is a cookie cutter.
3) why not be happy and proud that a kid chooses to stand up instead of falling into the mindless crowed
User avatar #200 to #35 - darkjustifier (09/14/2013) [-]
1. you can get harassed for anything in school, just because you didn't doesn't mean some ass in another school isn't bullying a kid for it
2. some kids are smarter than you think
3. nobody hates on America more than America because we hate ourselves as much as we love ourselves.
#52 to #35 - holyshizle (09/13/2013) [-]
I honestly agree with everything you say....except for your first point.   
Just because you were never harassed doesn't mean it doesn't happen. I wouldn't be shocked to hear about it.
I honestly agree with everything you say....except for your first point.
Just because you were never harassed doesn't mean it doesn't happen. I wouldn't be shocked to hear about it.
User avatar #72 to #52 - Maroon (09/13/2013) [-]
In my experience as long as you do the bare minimum of standing up no one will bother.
User avatar #62 to #52 - zzforrest (09/13/2013) [-]
I see that but I still think that in this case it's really just used as a tool to make us think that this kid is more legit than he really is.
#109 to #35 - raditaz (09/13/2013) [-]
I agree with the other parts, but people do get harassed for not saying the pledge, I know I was in high school... one of my teachers started spewing verbal diarrhea about how I was disrespecting her son who went to iraq or some ****
User avatar #184 to #109 - elcreepo (09/14/2013) [-]
same, I really hate those kind of people who act like their son getting deployed is the greatest thing in the world
#312 - infinitereaper (09/14/2013) [-]
Man I really hate posts like these.    
There are plenty of things I could say about this.   
Like how it's a 			*******		 10 year old who hasn't even hit puberty yet, the irony political correctness, and social engineering.    
"Equal rights" That whole argument is 			********		. As a species we tend mate for life and marriage is just a legal byproduct. Expanding the terms and conditions is really just that: expanding the terms and conditions.    
Liberty and Justice, freedom and justice. so many implications here, I can't even-   
You know what, I'm done. Feel the hype, thumb up this post, nod your head, and pat yourself on the back for being so enlightened and intelligent.
Man I really hate posts like these.
There are plenty of things I could say about this.
Like how it's a ******* 10 year old who hasn't even hit puberty yet, the irony political correctness, and social engineering.
"Equal rights" That whole argument is ******** . As a species we tend mate for life and marriage is just a legal byproduct. Expanding the terms and conditions is really just that: expanding the terms and conditions.
Liberty and Justice, freedom and justice. so many implications here, I can't even-
You know what, I'm done. Feel the hype, thumb up this post, nod your head, and pat yourself on the back for being so enlightened and intelligent.
#322 to #312 - Blasphemer (09/14/2013) [-]
I stay neutral to this post, wondering why the **** do you even have the Pledge of Allegiance? It sounds so ******* communist... my parents had something similar while there was still Yugoslavia.

Picture is here just for that handsome man.
#223 - John Cena (09/14/2013) [-]
What 10 year old gives a **** about gay marriage?
Seriously. He has some ****** parents if they're like "Okay, go to school and make a huge ******* scene because gay people can't get married, that'll show them!"

"But daddy I'm not even old enough to know what sexuality even is. Girls are icky because I'm ******* 10 years old and I still believe cooties are a thing, not because I'm ******* gay."

Goddamn.
User avatar #227 to #223 - archmagestudios (09/14/2013) [-]
3edgy5me
User avatar #233 to #223 - flemsdfer (09/14/2013) [-]
Hah, 10 year olds are sucking dicks behind the school yard dumpster these days.
User avatar #244 to #233 - skydiving (09/14/2013) [-]
I seriously doubt there are enough ten year olds to be sucking dicks for you to state broadly that ten year olds generally are sucking dicks these days. Maybe a select few that get a huge amount of publicity, but not very many.
User avatar #246 to #244 - flemsdfer (09/14/2013) [-]
There is around here. Kids are ******* degenerates, far as the eye can see around me. I'm glad I grew up away from all of it.
User avatar #251 to #246 - skydiving (09/14/2013) [-]
Could it be possible that you only notice the ones who are morally dubious?
User avatar #265 to #251 - flemsdfer (09/14/2013) [-]
If so, it's because there's enough to smother the ones that aren't that way. Illinois is a trash state.
User avatar #277 to #223 - rawrzasauranasaur (09/14/2013) [-]
I never believed in cooties...i liked girls at that age....
#165 - bronywhat (09/14/2013) [-]
9 times out of 10 when a kid wouldn't say the pledge in my school they were just being a smart ass.
9 times out of 10 when a kid wouldn't say the pledge in my school they were just being a smart ass.
User avatar #167 to #165 - proudnerd (09/14/2013) [-]
Or just using it as an excuse to not have to stand up or they just wanted to rebel as all kids/teenagers do.
#283 - captaincapital (09/14/2013) [-]
AUSIDHSUIHHD STOP WITH THESE ******* GAY POSTS ON FUNNYJUNK. I COME HERE FOR FUNNY

I DONT CARE WHAT THE **** THEY DO

PERSONALLY, THEY CAN GO **** THEIRSELVES AND THEIR ANIMALS, OR COMMIT SUICIDE, UNLESS THEY TAKE OVER THE GODDAMN WORLD I DONT CARE. NOW BRING SOME FUNNY TO FUNNYJUNK INSTEAD OF THIS ******** DONE FOR THUMBS (although I can understand that you really need them, you know, to stick them far up your ass).
#20 - oosulley (09/13/2013) [-]
As somebody below me alreadyy said, What the **** is up with the whole Pledge of Allegience thing. Sounds very totalitariany....


Red Thumbs here I come
#21 to #20 - boothead (09/13/2013) [-]
I'm not saying it tell I get my right to bear arms, freedom to protest and the right to privacy back. Until then many a men have died for my country in vain and everything this country has stood for is being threatened by Lib-tard commie ************ .
User avatar #82 to #20 - xdeathspawnx (09/13/2013) [-]
a lot of high/middle schools don't do the pledge anymore. I recently moved from Michigan (far north) to Tennessee (mid south) and was surprised to learn that they say the pledge in high-school here. In my opinion its a pretty pointless and outdated tradition. It does nothing but waste a minute or two before class.
User avatar #23 to #20 - chuckbillrow (09/13/2013) [-]
it is a fact the pledge of allegiance was invented to indoctrinate the youth
it was first put into use after the civil war to "encourage" national patriotism over state patriotism "one nation indivisible" making the children say that everyday so they believe that America can never be divided again
later in the cold war era "under god" was added to make the people believe we had the moral high ground over the godless communists
User avatar #24 to #20 - soupkittenagain (09/13/2013) [-]
It's a thing we have to say. In high school we didn't say it daily but maybe that was just the school I went Basically, it was made in the Cold War time for nationalism stuff, but nowadays, no one really gives a **** and says it anyways.
User avatar #50 to #20 - zzforrest (09/13/2013) [-]
It's something that we say every morning in schools with our right hand over our hearts. Goes as follows:
"I pledge allegiance, to the flag
of the United States of America
and to the Republic, for which it stands
One nation, under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all".
Last line is the one that everybody flips their tits over.
User avatar #77 to #50 - Maroon (09/13/2013) [-]
I don't think he was literally asking what it was, rather pointing out that forcing children to recite a daily mantra is reminiscent of dictators (Napoleon and Hitler both had pledges that youth would recite). Granted, the pledge is benign and symbolic of the unity of the country, but the fact that some people try to force it is what he's on about.
User avatar #324 to #20 - simmen (09/14/2013) [-]
Pledge of Allegiance - The Whitest Kids U'Know on IFC
User avatar #321 to #317 - darnhaz (09/14/2013) [-]
I wonder if they will find Fantastic Mr. Fox.
User avatar #273 - crazyeyedbioll (09/14/2013) [-]
Implying a ten year old boy has any concept of any of that and his gay parent's didnt just plant that in his head. Not that I don't agree with what its standing for. just saying, what ten year old actually gives a **** about that? None.
User avatar #231 - detenator (09/14/2013) [-]
Man am I on Funnyjunk or Facebook? So hard to tell nowadays.
#192 - Schwarzenegger (09/14/2013) [-]
We ALWAYS said the Pledge of Allegiance.
User avatar #160 - wtfareu (09/14/2013) [-]
Add ten you barely know what being gay is let alone the politics that goes along with it
User avatar #169 to #160 - graydiggy (09/14/2013) [-]
Implying that there are not ridiculously smart 10 year olds that understand what being gay is and what politics is...
User avatar #171 to #169 - wtfareu (09/14/2013) [-]
They exist but at ten you still would not give a damn about the rights of other citizens
User avatar #175 to #171 - graydiggy (09/14/2013) [-]
I did... At 10 I didn't know what I was. But I would be damned if I turned out gay and some douche thought I was not an equal person to them. I am a proud straight person, but I support my gay and lesbian friends with my life. I served in the Army with many gay and lesbian people. One of them is my best friend. Since I found out what being gay was when I was 8, I never had any issue with it. Why? Because saying that being a homosexual is bad is like saying that loving a certain food is bad. I love Sushi. I have a friend that ******* loves asparagus and does not like sushi, but I hate asparagus with a fiery passion. However, I will never say that they are not my equal.
User avatar #341 to #175 - wtfareu (09/14/2013) [-]
I meant to say you wound not truly understand it anyway most kids just follow their parents
User avatar #161 to #160 - wtfareu (09/14/2013) [-]
At ten
User avatar #133 - tomowrath (09/14/2013) [-]
Bullied for not saying the pledge of allegiance....
Thanks Obama.
#25 - John Cena (09/13/2013) [-]
Way I see it:
Marriage as a religious institution- They can be selective about it, it's part of a religion, let them practice it the way it's supposed to be practice.
Legal benefits of marriage- As citizens of the USA you should have access to these no matter what your sexuality is, as sexuality isn't a choice it shouldn't be discriminated against in a legal sort of manner.
Proposed solution- Take the religion, out of the state, just like the government is supposed to do anyway. Leave marriage to be a strictly religious thing and give the legal benefits to couples (regardless of sexuality) who apply for them together.
PS. This is just my take on things and what I think might be a good idea, I'm open to persuasion if people want to offer their opinions.
User avatar #275 - gtk (09/14/2013) [-]
Because 10 year olds can grasp the concept of sex, let alone same sex rights.

Thats like a 10 year old saying that (s)he does not want to go to Russia for vacation because they have anti gay laws.
#338 to #275 - scarymary (09/14/2013) [-]
I'm pretty sure 10 year olds grasp the concept of sex, I knew perfectly well about sex AND same sex, so did most of the kids I knew. I'll probably get down thumbed to hell for this for having a different opinion, but everyone here seem to think ten year olds can't even think for themselves
I'm pretty sure 10 year olds grasp the concept of sex, I knew perfectly well about sex AND same sex, so did most of the kids I knew. I'll probably get down thumbed to hell for this for having a different opinion, but everyone here seem to think ten year olds can't even think for themselves
User avatar #343 to #338 - gtk (09/14/2013) [-]
It is one thing to know about something, it is another to understand it. Im pretty sure "sex" is a word on the playground that causes kids to giggle. A few know what it actually means but I would be astonished to find any kid that could comprehend it, relate it to another political topic, and formulate an opinion on it.
User avatar #285 - lemurlemur (09/14/2013) [-]
people that complain about things like singing the pledge of alegiance have no life
#237 - mrbarks (09/14/2013) [-]
god im getting tired of this 			****		. since when does being gay suddenly make you an amazing person. It isnt hard to be gay and it isnt hard to be straight and it sure as 			****		 isnt hard to be sexually attracted to someone.
god im getting tired of this **** . since when does being gay suddenly make you an amazing person. It isnt hard to be gay and it isnt hard to be straight and it sure as **** isnt hard to be sexually attracted to someone.
User avatar #249 to #237 - yorker (09/14/2013) [-]
Yeah, this honestly doesn't amaze me, either.
Because of what you said, and a lot because of the fact that his parents are obviously speaking their politics through their child, which is ******* pathetic.
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