• BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic Black Gunman kills two cops in Brooklyn, then kills self..... on the Off-Topic board

    This is clearly related to the Garner case if the Instagram page is authenticated.No, it will not get as much play as the Garner case because most of the media is backing the minority oppression angle...

  • BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic Realistic portrait of how Jesus looked?. on the Off-Topic board

    @jonny_anonymous: The Bible says Jospeh, Jesus's Earhly father, was a carpenter, and at the time, son's learned the trade of their father, so it would seem likely Jesus was a carpenter, but I suppose ...

  • BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic Exonerated seventy YEARS too late- George Stinney, victim of legalized lynching. on the Off-Topic board

    @bumpyboo said: @wolverine08 said: @bumpyboo said: I read about this yesterday, it's absolutely tragic. Apparently the kid was so little he had to be propped up on something in the electric chair. A...

  • BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic More films need to tackle modern day racism. on the Off-Topic board

    @wolverine08: The reason it is fair to mention President Obama and Oprah's success is that they have reached the upper echelons of success in this country. How can people claim black people are being ...

  • BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic More films need to tackle modern day racism. on the Off-Topic board

    @dernman: Yeah, I'm mocking, but it takes all the fun out of it when I just come out and say it.I have no doubt that racism exists, but I don't buy that it has a major impact on black people's ability...

  • BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic Exonerated seventy YEARS too late- George Stinney, victim of legalized lynching. on the Off-Topic board

    @paracelsus: That's a shame about Stinney. At least the truth has finay been told.I've been looking into Presidents a lot this past year, but I don't understand why you would suggest that Eisenhouer o...

  • BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic More films need to tackle modern day racism. on the Off-Topic board

    @dernman: I believe Michelle Obama's example of how she has endured the ravages of racism is comparable with the average level of racism experienced by blacks in the United States.

  • BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic Realistic portrait of how Jesus looked?. on the Off-Topic board

    @burnface: Yes. A lot. Also, the gospels and other books in the New Testament are a collection of separate accounts, so they should be counted as at least one source per author rather than as one sour...

  • BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic More films need to tackle modern day racism. on the Off-Topic board

    They should do a movie on how someone at Target asked Michelle Obama to get something off a high shelf for her. Mrs. Obama mentioned this as one of the ways she had experienced racism in America. It b...

  • BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic Who will be the next DC Poster Child?. on the Gen. Discussion board

    @zeroplus: I have been pointing to GL as a character being treated right by DC. In the last decade, Green Lantern went from a one comic series which has always, except for the brief Mosaic years, been...

  • BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic Who will be the next DC Poster Child?. on the Gen. Discussion board

    @lvenger: It's fair to say Superman had more pull in the early 2000s than he does now, but I don't think it can be said that he had more pull than the Bat at the time or that he was DC's poster child....

  • BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic Realistic portrait of how Jesus looked?. on the Off-Topic board

    I grew up in a Fundamental Baptist church in the Bible Belt, and I've never heard any Christian allege that Jesus was white. Images of Jesus are almost always white because Renaissance painters paint...

  • BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic Opinion on those 'Potty-Mouthed Princesses' videos?. on the Off-Topic board

    @gjgp27: I'm a small government guy, but there is no need for those types of comments.

  • BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic Why is Robin called Robin?. on the Off-Topic board

    Everybody is saying he is called Robin because of Dick's mom called him that, and this is true, but that is a more recent version of his Name's origin. Older versions have attributed it to Dick's favo...

  • BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic Should women be drafted if war broke out?. on the Off-Topic board

    @granitesoldier: I wanted to give you a longer response, but I can't seem to find the time, so thank you for sharing your thoughts with me and thank you for your service.

  • BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic Do you think dueling to the death should be re-legalized?. on the Off-Topic board

    I hadn't thought about it, but since my guiding principle is "As long as you aren't taking away someone else's right to life, liberty and property, it should be legal," and since someone choosing to d...

  • BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic Does America try to be the world's police?. on the Off-Topic board

    Yes, America does try to be world police. I don't equate the to imperialism, but it is a close relative.I say we stop knocking down and we stop propping up foreign nations. Let them stand and fall on ...

  • BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic Batgirl & Deathstroke VS Buffy & Angel. on the Battles board

    I see both Slade and Cass dancing around Angel and Buffy, but I'm not sure they have the power to put down Buffy and Angel. They can both tank a sognificant amount. Then again, so can Slade, so...I'm ...

  • BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic Opinion on those 'Potty-Mouthed Princesses' videos?. on the Off-Topic board

    It's childish and full of lies. Women actually get paid the same as men when all the factors such as Type of work, years in the field and hours a week worked are factor into the equation.

  • BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic What Are Your Thoughts on Meninism?. on the Off-Topic board

    People should have equal standing under the law regardless of sex. Beyond that, it's up to men and women to be as successful as they can. I don't want to hear whining from either side because of unfai...