Do you have adblock enabled?
If you can read this, either the style sheet didn't load or you have an older browser that doesn't support style sheets. Try clearing your browser cache and refreshing the page.

(Opposing Views)   Mom uses science to prove that her son couldn't have possibly shot anyone. "My son is gay. Gay people don't shoot kids. Certain men don't shoot kids"   (opposingviews.com) divider line 103
    More: Stupid, Wilkes-Barre, mom  
•       •       •

8595 clicks; posted to Main » on 17 Sep 2013 at 9:02 AM (1 year ago)   |  Favorite    |   share:  Share on Twitter share via Email Share on Facebook   more»



103 Comments   (+0 »)
   
View Voting Results: Smartest and Funniest

Archived thread

First | « | 1 | 2 | 3 | » | Last | Show all
 
2013-09-17 10:04:24 AM  
I'm gay and I'll shoot kids... if they don't get off my lawn!
 
2013-09-17 10:11:53 AM  
baltimorepostexaminer.com

These people would like a word with dear-old mom.
 
2013-09-17 10:13:22 AM  

Coco LaFemme: You know what, ma'am?  I'm 100% confident that gay people, be they men or women, can put a gun in their hands, then pull the trigger.  You don't have to be a certain sexual orientation to be able to do that.


Science says otherwise.
Apparently.
 
2013-09-17 10:25:08 AM  
2.bp.blogspot.com

At least gays killing people is a new thing.
 
2013-09-17 10:36:52 AM  
Has there ever been a mother who said "Yeah, he probably did it, he's a gangbanging loser just like his daddy"?
 
2013-09-17 10:42:11 AM  

Sail The Wide Accountancy: I know this is the internet so judging people is the usual way to go about things, but could it be she's just hysterical about her son being accused of murder instead of a crazed racist homophobe?


That would be my take.
 
2013-09-17 10:44:06 AM  

Sail The Wide Accountancy: I know this is the internet so judging people is the usual way to go about things, but could it be she's just hysterical about her son being accused of murder instead of a crazed racist homophobe?


Didn't think of it that way, but it makes sense.
 
2013-09-17 10:49:03 AM  
Yeah, but did she use magnets? I heard that a university study from Nigeria which had something to do with gays and magnets. She isn't using best science practices.
 
2013-09-17 10:54:02 AM  

FedExPope: Yeah, but did she use magnets? I heard that a university study from Nigeria which had something to do with gays and magnets. She isn't using best science practices.


I'm not sure about the Nigerians, but I do believe that the Juggalo Science Initiative is currently investigating the magnet thing.
 
2013-09-17 11:03:14 AM  

SovietCanuckistan: I heard some Gheys like to shoot laser beams at each other.


Relax
 
2013-09-17 11:09:22 AM  
Mom uses science to prove that her son couldn't have possibly shot anyone. "My son is gay. Gay people don't shoot kids. Certain men don't shoot kids"

Brief news interview with concerned mom leads to fark thread.  News at 11.
 
2013-09-17 11:13:43 AM  
what about when they shoot other men in their butts?
 
2013-09-17 11:14:25 AM  
Well its a good thing there are no gays in the military. They would all wear pink camo and wave rainbow flags. Lady is a putz and should be beaten with science books.
 
2013-09-17 11:14:36 AM  
why...WHY did I look in here.
 
2013-09-17 11:17:45 AM  

TheMysticS: SovietCanuckistan: I heard some Gheys like to shoot laser beams at each other.

Relax


Don't do it.
 
2013-09-17 11:21:23 AM  
Twinkie slash ding-dong defense!
 
2013-09-17 11:21:36 AM  

Sail The Wide Accountancy: I know this is the internet so judging people is the usual way to go about things, but could it be she's just hysterical about her son being accused of murder instead of a crazed racist homophobe?


This was my thought as well, but it's still an incredibly stupid statement.
 
2013-09-17 11:22:49 AM  
my son is innocent...just look at his smile in his mug shot!!
 
2013-09-17 11:25:15 AM  
Oh for fark's sake. Denial ain't just a river in Egypt, folks. Holy crap.

Because gays never hurt anyone - ever.

If you want equality, it has to be equality across the board. Equal rights, equal presumption of innocence,
equal focus as a suspect if the evidence supports it. This applies regardless of your race, gender, culture,
religion, sexual orientation, coffee preference, or music tastes.

Except for rap. Rap fans are ALWAYS guilty of something. Because well...rap makes my ears bleed.
 
2013-09-17 11:25:29 AM  

dittybopper: TheMysticS: SovietCanuckistan: I heard some Gheys like to shoot laser beams at each other.

Relax

Don't do it.


When you want to get to it.
 
2013-09-17 11:34:50 AM  

Coco LaFemme: dittybopper: TheMysticS: SovietCanuckistan: I heard some Gheys like to shoot laser beams at each other.

Relax

Don't do it.

When you want to get to it.


Relax, don't do it
 
2013-09-17 11:35:43 AM  

brap: The shooting toddlers thing is what has me truly perplexed.

Were they making threatening motions with their binkies?  Nursing with the intention of doing grievous bodily harm?


Wilkes-Barre is in the Florida region of Pennsylvania.
 
2013-09-17 11:48:31 AM  
If you're hoping to get Jackson and Sharpton to come running to help, you're doing it wrong, mom.
 
2013-09-17 11:50:33 AM  

dittybopper: Coco LaFemme: dittybopper: TheMysticS: SovietCanuckistan: I heard some Gheys like to shoot laser beams at each other.

Relax

Don't do it.

When you want to get to it.

Relax, don't do it


When you want to come.

/that song is really quite filthy
//always get a laugh when people quote it but don't know that
 
2013-09-17 11:59:49 AM  
media.tumblr.com

Disagrees with mom.
 
2013-09-17 12:00:07 PM  
someone needs to slap this twat-waffle.
 
2013-09-17 12:00:56 PM  
FTA:
As of right now, five people have been detained by Wilkes-Barre police for possible involvement in the shooting. In case you were wondering, one of them is the woman's gay son.

What are the odds?

Gay men are stereotyped as feminine and therefore nurturing. Like women, they are assumed to be less likely to commit violent crimes, about 95% of which are committed by men rather than women.

Gay men are stereotyped as a threat. Like all minorities, they are stereotyped as hyper-sexual, perverse, vicious, and murderous.

Contradict yourself much?

In my experience, quite a lot of gay men are quite capable of hurting you. A lot of people in the military are trained to shoot you. So are cops. A lot of these men (and women) are gay. There is also a lot of gay on gay violence in the same farked up relationships as heterosexuals know so well. You don't need to dig very deep in your Fark memory to find a lot of politicians who are bisexual if not closeted gays. Just search for "scandal" and "Republican".

It wouldn't take a lot of work to dig up articles about gay murderers, nor would it be very difficult to find stories about gays in non-stereotypical jobs, relationships, or professions such as cop, priest, President of the United States, etc.

So, yes, she is prejudiced. But, hey, at least it is a positive prejudice rather than the usual negative prejudice. And there are four other suspects (thus far) so I would say the odds are she is right and the boy didn't have the gun.
 
2013-09-17 12:03:50 PM  

FedExPope: Yeah, but did she use magnets? I heard that a university study from Nigeria which had something to do with gays and magnets. She isn't using best science practices.


You're probably thinking of this: Nigerian Student Uses Magnets To 'Prove' Gay Marriage Is Wrong

/because people are like magnets o_0
 
2013-09-17 12:06:16 PM  

brantgoose: In my experience, quite a lot of gay men are quite capable of hurting you.


In my experience, gay men are pretty much the same as straight men. They just happen to like other gay men. There may be flamboyant gay men, but I have met flamboyant straight men.
 
2013-09-17 12:06:32 PM  

Shadowtag: Everybody knows only transvestites can use guns.


  www.sho.com
No, no, they use knives. It's a common mistake, though.
 
2013-09-17 12:06:58 PM  

Ex-Texan: Twinkie slash ding-dong defense!


The Jeffrey Dahmer defense?
 
2013-09-17 12:07:15 PM  
Extra Strength Stupid
 
2013-09-17 12:22:47 PM  

brantgoose: Just search for "scandal" and "Republican".


Or just Bing "Normal Democrat".
 
2013-09-17 12:31:21 PM  
I'd say that most male gun owners are probably gay.
 
2013-09-17 12:38:03 PM  
Wow, no wonder he went on a killing spree.

Prevailing Wind: [2.bp.blogspot.com image 436x435]

At least gays killing people is a new thing.


Actually, those were pedophiles.

/love the little Jesus censor.
 
2013-09-17 12:42:08 PM  

Karl LaFong: FedExPope: Yeah, but did she use magnets? I heard that a university study from Nigeria which had something to do with gays and magnets. She isn't using best science practices.

You're probably thinking of this: Nigerian Student Uses Magnets To 'Prove' Gay Marriage Is Wrong

/because people are like magnets o_0


I pointed that to some friends the other day that the "student" didn't "prove" that Gay Marriage is unnatural, but that it is impossible, which is demonstrably false.

/Also, when did we start giving a shiat about what students say? Wake me when a professor says it.
 
2013-09-17 12:44:14 PM  

Coco LaFemme: dittybopper: Coco LaFemme: dittybopper: TheMysticS: SovietCanuckistan: I heard some Gheys like to shoot laser beams at each other.

Relax

Don't do it.

When you want to get to it.

Relax, don't do it

When you want to come.

/that song is really quite filthy
//always get a laugh when people quote it but don't know that


If they don't think it's filthy, they haven't seen the (NSFW) video.
 
2013-09-17 12:59:55 PM  

I_Am_Weasel: Ah.  The good ol' Twinkie defense.


Oooh! Oooh! I know!


i651.photobucket.com
GAY CHEWBACCA DEFENSE
 
2013-09-17 01:16:06 PM  

digitalrain: Oh for fark's sake. Denial ain't just a river in Egypt, folks. Holy crap.

Because gays never hurt anyone - ever.


Yeah, that site has no alternative agenda what-so-ever. It also lumps people who were pedophiles in as "homosexual" because they targeted prepubescent boys for their murders, rather than acknowledging that pedophilia exists separate from homosexuality.

It's an exercise in "We're not saying that there's a correlation between homosexuals and serial killers, BUT.."

/hint: If you want to cite something about homosexuals and serial killers, -DONT- pull it from a fundie Christian website.

digitalrain:If you want equality, it has to be equality across the board. Equal rights, equal presumption of innocence,
equal focus as a suspect if the evidence supports it.

 
The only people who pretend the idea that "equal rights" means "special treatment above the social norm" are people with a thinly veiled alternate agenda to promote by spreading that idea.
 
2013-09-17 01:34:15 PM  
Well she wasn't shooting children so technically it could be true.
farm5.staticflickr.com
 
2013-09-17 01:39:54 PM  
He had his AIDS ring on, couldn't shoot anyone.
 
2013-09-17 01:42:21 PM  

Prevailing Wind: [2.bp.blogspot.com image 436x435]

At least gays killing people is a new thing.




Good point, but their acts were not considered homosexual by their cultural as they didn't have a distinction between heterosexual and homosexual sex. It was also considered an insult if a father presented you his son after being victorious in an event (all were preformed in the nude) and you did not touch his penis.

I am bi-sexual and have shot women and children though it wasn't out of anger and I am not proud of it.
 
2013-09-17 01:54:39 PM  
She's right. As a gay man he would have just bombarded the kids with sassy, snappy 1-liners intended to insult their bad grooming and fashion sense.
 
2013-09-17 02:35:00 PM  
Matthew Shepard was killed by a dude who was banging him. Did that guy use a gun?
 
2013-09-17 03:21:40 PM  
Her son is also black. Surely that cancels out being gay in the does-he-or-does-he-not-shoot-people department
 
2013-09-17 06:17:42 PM  

Slam1263: brantgoose: Just search for "scandal" and "Republican".

Or just Bing "Normal Democrat".


Telling someone to "Bing" something is the first step in admitting you are gay...
 
2013-09-17 07:20:01 PM  

Incontinent_dog_and_monkey_rodeo: Slam1263: brantgoose: Just search for "scandal" and "Republican".

Or just Bing "Normal Democrat".

Telling someone to "Bing" something is the first step in admitting you are gay...


Or that you don't care for Google's policies.

But I don't expect a bigoted homophobe, such as yourself, to understand.
 
2013-09-17 07:22:57 PM  
Well... I guess that settels it then.
 
2013-09-17 08:19:51 PM  

FedExPope: Yeah, but did she use magnets? I heard that a university study from Nigeria which had something to do with gays and magnets. She isn't using best science practices.


Yeah, I submitted that.
Didn't get green-lit.
/someone else want to try?
 
2013-09-17 11:59:38 PM  
i103.photobucket.com
 
Displayed 50 of 103 comments

First | « | 1 | 2 | 3 | » | Last | Show all

View Voting Results: Smartest and Funniest


This thread is archived, and closed to new comments.

Continue Farking
Submit a Link »
Advertisement
On Twitter






In Other Media


  1. Links are submitted by members of the Fark community.

  2. When community members submit a link, they also write a custom headline for the story.

  3. Other Farkers comment on the links. This is the number of comments. Click here to read them.

  4. Click here to submit a link.

Report