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8/29/2015 10:06:47 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
Monday: hurrdurr I'm going to go inflict my political views on other people and damage people's lives in the process. I don't care what the impact my activity does because I'm too myopic to see the beyond my actions to their consequences.

Tuesday: See Monday.

Wednesday: See Tuesday.

Thursday: See Wednesday.

Friday: see Thursday.

Saturday: hurr durr... another productive week.

Sunday: Go to church with the Southern Baptist Convention.
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8/29/2015 10:31:30 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/29/2015 10:06:47 PM, YYW wrote:
Monday: hurrdurr I'm going to go inflict my political views on other people and damage people's lives in the process. I don't care what the impact my activity does because I'm too myopic to see the beyond my actions to their consequences.

Tuesday: See Monday.

Wednesday: See Tuesday.

Thursday: See Wednesday.

Friday: see Thursday.

Saturday: hurr durr... another productive week.

Sunday: Go to church with the Southern Baptist Convention.

What's the point of having political views if we're not allowed to act on them? If someone thinks that abortion is murder, then they have the obligation to try to ban it. Otherwise, they're literally condoning murder. You can't expect people to sit idly by while that's happening.

Was it wrong for the North to "inflict" their political views onto the South? Of course not. The South had no right to own slaves to begin with. Similarly, if abortion is in fact murder (which I don't think it is), then people have the obligation to try to ban it even if others disagree with them.
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8/29/2015 10:33:59 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/29/2015 10:31:30 PM, dylancatlow wrote:
At 8/29/2015 10:06:47 PM, YYW wrote:
Monday: hurrdurr I'm going to go inflict my political views on other people and damage people's lives in the process. I don't care what the impact my activity does because I'm too myopic to see the beyond my actions to their consequences.

Tuesday: See Monday.

Wednesday: See Tuesday.

Thursday: See Wednesday.

Friday: see Thursday.

Saturday: hurr durr... another productive week.

Sunday: Go to church with the Southern Baptist Convention.

What's the point of having political views if we're not allowed to act on them? If someone thinks that abortion is murder, then they have the obligation to try to ban it. Otherwise, they're literally condoning murder. You can't expect people to sit idly by while that's happening.

Was it wrong for the North to "inflict" their political views onto the South? Of course not. The South had no right to own slaves to begin with. Similarly, if abortion is in fact murder (which I don't think it is), then people have the obligation to try to ban it even if others disagree with them.

The point of that was not to say that "one should not act on political views."

The North should make the south conform to the standards of basic civilized society, to the extent possible through the national legislature.

I don't care what pro-lifer's think, though... I've heard every pro-life argument that has been made. None are more persuasive than the compelling social reasons to keep abortion legal.
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8/30/2015 1:23:20 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/29/2015 10:33:59 PM, YYW wrote:
At 8/29/2015 10:31:30 PM, dylancatlow wrote:
At 8/29/2015 10:06:47 PM, YYW wrote:
Monday: hurrdurr I'm going to go inflict my political views on other people and damage people's lives in the process. I don't care what the impact my activity does because I'm too myopic to see the beyond my actions to their consequences.

Tuesday: See Monday.

Wednesday: See Tuesday.

Thursday: See Wednesday.

Friday: see Thursday.

Saturday: hurr durr... another productive week.

Sunday: Go to church with the Southern Baptist Convention.

What's the point of having political views if we're not allowed to act on them? If someone thinks that abortion is murder, then they have the obligation to try to ban it. Otherwise, they're literally condoning murder. You can't expect people to sit idly by while that's happening.

Was it wrong for the North to "inflict" their political views onto the South? Of course not. The South had no right to own slaves to begin with. Similarly, if abortion is in fact murder (which I don't think it is), then people have the obligation to try to ban it even if others disagree with them.

The point of that was not to say that "one should not act on political views."

The North should make the south conform to the standards of basic civilized society, to the extent possible through the national legislature.

I don't care what pro-lifer's think, though... I've heard every pro-life argument that has been made. None are more persuasive than the compelling social reasons to keep abortion legal.

It depends what you value, apparently you value societal good over individual rights and the protection of life. I suppose that'd put you in the camp of every great dictator and despot that has ever existed, if you are fine with that we have no qualms.
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8/30/2015 5:44:06 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
I mean, I am pro-life, so I hope you don't see me in that way.
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8/30/2015 5:51:06 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/30/2015 1:23:20 AM, Objectivity wrote:
At 8/29/2015 10:33:59 PM, YYW wrote:
At 8/29/2015 10:31:30 PM, dylancatlow wrote:
At 8/29/2015 10:06:47 PM, YYW wrote:
Monday: hurrdurr I'm going to go inflict my political views on other people and damage people's lives in the process. I don't care what the impact my activity does because I'm too myopic to see the beyond my actions to their consequences.

Tuesday: See Monday.

Wednesday: See Tuesday.

Thursday: See Wednesday.

Friday: see Thursday.

Saturday: hurr durr... another productive week.

Sunday: Go to church with the Southern Baptist Convention.

What's the point of having political views if we're not allowed to act on them? If someone thinks that abortion is murder, then they have the obligation to try to ban it. Otherwise, they're literally condoning murder. You can't expect people to sit idly by while that's happening.

Was it wrong for the North to "inflict" their political views onto the South? Of course not. The South had no right to own slaves to begin with. Similarly, if abortion is in fact murder (which I don't think it is), then people have the obligation to try to ban it even if others disagree with them.

The point of that was not to say that "one should not act on political views."

The North should make the south conform to the standards of basic civilized society, to the extent possible through the national legislature.

I don't care what pro-lifer's think, though... I've heard every pro-life argument that has been made. None are more persuasive than the compelling social reasons to keep abortion legal.

It depends what you value, apparently you value societal good over individual rights and the protection of life. I suppose that'd put you in the camp of every great dictator and despot that has ever existed, if you are fine with that we have no qualms.

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8/30/2015 5:56:49 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/29/2015 10:06:47 PM, YYW wrote:
Monday: hurrdurr I'm going to go inflict my political views on other people and damage people's lives in the process. I don't care what the impact my activity does because I'm too myopic to see the beyond my actions to their consequences.

Tuesday: See Monday.

Wednesday: See Tuesday.

Thursday: See Wednesday.

Friday: see Thursday.

Saturday: hurr durr... another productive week.

Sunday: Go to church with the Southern Baptist Convention.

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8/30/2015 2:20:37 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
Protestors in general are just stupid. Idiots holding picket signs as if that stupidity changes anything. If you want to protest, do it with your money or in the courtroom.
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8/30/2015 3:17:39 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/30/2015 2:20:37 PM, Wylted wrote:
Protestors in general are just stupid. Idiots holding picket signs as if that stupidity changes anything. If you want to protest, do it with your money or in the courtroom.

I couldn't agree more.
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8/30/2015 4:11:07 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/29/2015 10:06:47 PM, YYW wrote:
Monday: hurrdurr I'm going to go inflict my political views on other people and damage people's lives in the process. I don't care what the impact my activity does because I'm too myopic to see the beyond my actions to their consequences.

Tuesday: See Monday.

Wednesday: See Tuesday.

Thursday: See Wednesday.

Friday: see Thursday.

Saturday: hurr durr... another productive week.

Sunday: Go to church with the Southern Baptist Convention.

This is good stuff, +1.
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8/30/2015 4:29:24 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/30/2015 3:44:03 PM, Philocat wrote:
I'm really struggling to find the energy to dignify such an inane OP with a response...

And yet you found it within you to post this... lol
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8/30/2015 4:41:21 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/30/2015 4:29:24 PM, YYW wrote:
At 8/30/2015 3:44:03 PM, Philocat wrote:
I'm really struggling to find the energy to dignify such an inane OP with a response...

And yet you found it within you to post this... lol

Which took very little effort to write. Actually, I did attempt to refute what you said, but it had such little substance that I gave up.
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8/30/2015 4:54:03 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/30/2015 4:41:21 PM, Philocat wrote:
At 8/30/2015 4:29:24 PM, YYW wrote:
At 8/30/2015 3:44:03 PM, Philocat wrote:
I'm really struggling to find the energy to dignify such an inane OP with a response...

And yet you found it within you to post this... lol

Which took very little effort to write. Actually, I did attempt to refute what you said, but it had such little substance that I gave up.

Well, clearly it was more substance than you could handle.... lol
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8/30/2015 4:59:48 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/29/2015 10:06:47 PM, YYW wrote:
Monday: hurrdurr I'm going to go inflict my political views on other people and damage people's lives in the process. I don't care what the impact my activity does because I'm too myopic to see the beyond my actions to their consequences.

Tuesday: See Monday.

Wednesday: See Tuesday.

Thursday: See Wednesday.

Friday: see Thursday.

Saturday: hurr durr... another productive week.

Sunday: Go to church with the Southern Baptist Convention.

I was just at the stock yards in Fort Worth a couple weekends ago with the family. There were protesters at this tourist spot with signs of aborted fetuses.

It didn't bother me although my son did ask me what the pictures were. I could see that would anger many parents.

My biggest issue is not protest, it is people who believe in exceptions to pro-life. If you allow any exception including in cases where the life of the mother is in danger then you are just blowing smoke up everyone's arse by pretending you know when and when not a woman should be justified killing the baby.
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8/30/2015 5:00:49 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/29/2015 10:06:47 PM, YYW wrote:
Monday: hurrdurr I'm going to go inflict my political views on other people and damage people's lives in the process. I don't care what the impact my activity does because I'm too myopic to see the beyond my actions to their consequences.

Tuesday: See Monday.

Wednesday: See Tuesday.

Thursday: See Wednesday.

Friday: see Thursday.

Saturday: hurr durr... another productive week.

Sunday: Go to church with the Southern Baptist Convention.

Considering the quality of past forums you have made, I would not expect this garbage from you. Surely you have to understand how obtuse this post is, especially from the perspective of a pro-life person.
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8/30/2015 5:06:55 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/30/2015 5:00:49 PM, xXCryptoXx wrote:
At 8/29/2015 10:06:47 PM, YYW wrote:
Monday: hurrdurr I'm going to go inflict my political views on other people and damage people's lives in the process. I don't care what the impact my activity does because I'm too myopic to see the beyond my actions to their consequences.

Tuesday: See Monday.

Wednesday: See Tuesday.

Thursday: See Wednesday.

Friday: see Thursday.

Saturday: hurr durr... another productive week.

Sunday: Go to church with the Southern Baptist Convention.

Considering the quality of past forums you have made, I would not expect this garbage from you. Surely you have to understand how obtuse this post is, especially from the perspective of a pro-life person.

This is meant to be satirical, Crypto. Unknot your knickers.
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8/30/2015 5:08:47 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/30/2015 5:06:55 PM, YYW wrote:
At 8/30/2015 5:00:49 PM, xXCryptoXx wrote:
At 8/29/2015 10:06:47 PM, YYW wrote:
Monday: hurrdurr I'm going to go inflict my political views on other people and damage people's lives in the process. I don't care what the impact my activity does because I'm too myopic to see the beyond my actions to their consequences.

Tuesday: See Monday.

Wednesday: See Tuesday.

Thursday: See Wednesday.

Friday: see Thursday.

Saturday: hurr durr... another productive week.

Sunday: Go to church with the Southern Baptist Convention.

Considering the quality of past forums you have made, I would not expect this garbage from you. Surely you have to understand how obtuse this post is, especially from the perspective of a pro-life person.

This is meant to be satirical, Crypto. Unknot your knickers.

Okay.
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8/30/2015 5:13:38 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/30/2015 5:08:47 PM, xXCryptoXx wrote:
At 8/30/2015 5:06:55 PM, YYW wrote:
At 8/30/2015 5:00:49 PM, xXCryptoXx wrote:
At 8/29/2015 10:06:47 PM, YYW wrote:
Monday: hurrdurr I'm going to go inflict my political views on other people and damage people's lives in the process. I don't care what the impact my activity does because I'm too myopic to see the beyond my actions to their consequences.

Tuesday: See Monday.

Wednesday: See Tuesday.

Thursday: See Wednesday.

Friday: see Thursday.

Saturday: hurr durr... another productive week.

Sunday: Go to church with the Southern Baptist Convention.

Considering the quality of past forums you have made, I would not expect this garbage from you. Surely you have to understand how obtuse this post is, especially from the perspective of a pro-life person.

This is meant to be satirical, Crypto. Unknot your knickers.

Okay.

I mean, realistically, a post that begins with "hurr durr" should pretty much put you on notice that the post is meant to be comedic.

And you also should know that there are people like that, in the pro-life camp. Obviously, not all pro-livers protest abortion clinics... but those who do generally fall into this "type" of people.
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8/30/2015 5:14:37 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/29/2015 10:06:47 PM, YYW wrote:
Monday: hurrdurr I'm going to go inflict my political views on other people and damage people's lives in the process. I don't care what the impact my activity does because I'm too myopic to see the beyond my actions to their consequences.

Tuesday: See Monday.

Wednesday: See Tuesday.

Thursday: See Wednesday.

Friday: see Thursday.

Saturday: hurr durr... another productive week.

Sunday: Go to church with the Southern Baptist Convention.

*Diary of a Pro Choice protestor* *All strawmanning intended*

Monday: Herp derp, Babies are alive but fetuses are not! Makes perfect sens! Abortion should be a womens right, otherwise you're a xenophobic misogynist bigot fundamentalist who is aganist progress! It's not like the baby is alive or anything, does this look like a baby to you http://themattwalshblog.com... of course not!

Tuesday: See Monday

Wednesday: See Tuesday

Thursday: See Wednesday

Friday: See Thursday

Saturday: Herp derp, abortion is legal now! Hooray :D, one great step for humanity!

Sunday: *kills bebez*
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8/30/2015 5:21:25 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/30/2015 5:06:55 PM, YYW wrote:
At 8/30/2015 5:00:49 PM, xXCryptoXx wrote:
At 8/29/2015 10:06:47 PM, YYW wrote:
Monday: hurrdurr I'm going to go inflict my political views on other people and damage people's lives in the process. I don't care what the impact my activity does because I'm too myopic to see the beyond my actions to their consequences.

Tuesday: See Monday.

Wednesday: See Tuesday.

Thursday: See Wednesday.

Friday: see Thursday.

Saturday: hurr durr... another productive week.

Sunday: Go to church with the Southern Baptist Convention.

Considering the quality of past forums you have made, I would not expect this garbage from you. Surely you have to understand how obtuse this post is, especially from the perspective of a pro-life person.

This is meant to be satirical, Crypto. Unknot your knickers.
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8/30/2015 5:35:37 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/30/2015 4:54:03 PM, YYW wrote:
At 8/30/2015 4:41:21 PM, Philocat wrote:
At 8/30/2015 4:29:24 PM, YYW wrote:
At 8/30/2015 3:44:03 PM, Philocat wrote:
I'm really struggling to find the energy to dignify such an inane OP with a response...

And yet you found it within you to post this... lol

Which took very little effort to write. Actually, I did attempt to refute what you said, but it had such little substance that I gave up.

Well, clearly it was more substance than you could handle.... lol

Oh please. Do you really expect me to be unable to counter the utter fallacious drivel in the OP?
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8/30/2015 6:13:54 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/30/2015 5:13:38 PM, YYW wrote:
At 8/30/2015 5:08:47 PM, xXCryptoXx wrote:
At 8/30/2015 5:06:55 PM, YYW wrote:
At 8/30/2015 5:00:49 PM, xXCryptoXx wrote:
At 8/29/2015 10:06:47 PM, YYW wrote:
Monday: hurrdurr I'm going to go inflict my political views on other people and damage people's lives in the process. I don't care what the impact my activity does because I'm too myopic to see the beyond my actions to their consequences.

Tuesday: See Monday.

Wednesday: See Tuesday.

Thursday: See Wednesday.

Friday: see Thursday.

Saturday: hurr durr... another productive week.

Sunday: Go to church with the Southern Baptist Convention.

Considering the quality of past forums you have made, I would not expect this garbage from you. Surely you have to understand how obtuse this post is, especially from the perspective of a pro-life person.

This is meant to be satirical, Crypto. Unknot your knickers.

Okay.

I mean, realistically, a post that begins with "hurr durr" should pretty much put you on notice that the post is meant to be comedic.

And you also should know that there are people like that, in the pro-life camp. Obviously, not all pro-livers protest abortion clinics... but those who do generally fall into this "type" of people.

I think I'm so used to reading your forums seriously that you not being serious caught me off gaurd lol. It was my fault for reading it with the wrong mindset.
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8/30/2015 6:19:12 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/30/2015 5:35:37 PM, Philocat wrote:
At 8/30/2015 4:54:03 PM, YYW wrote:
At 8/30/2015 4:41:21 PM, Philocat wrote:
At 8/30/2015 4:29:24 PM, YYW wrote:
At 8/30/2015 3:44:03 PM, Philocat wrote:
I'm really struggling to find the energy to dignify such an inane OP with a response...

And yet you found it within you to post this... lol

Which took very little effort to write. Actually, I did attempt to refute what you said, but it had such little substance that I gave up.

Well, clearly it was more substance than you could handle.... lol

Oh please. Do you really expect me to be unable to counter the utter fallacious drivel in the OP?

Yup.
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8/30/2015 6:30:58 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/30/2015 6:19:12 PM, YYW wrote:
At 8/30/2015 5:35:37 PM, Philocat wrote:
At 8/30/2015 4:54:03 PM, YYW wrote:
At 8/30/2015 4:41:21 PM, Philocat wrote:
At 8/30/2015 4:29:24 PM, YYW wrote:
At 8/30/2015 3:44:03 PM, Philocat wrote:
I'm really struggling to find the energy to dignify such an inane OP with a response...

And yet you found it within you to post this... lol

Which took very little effort to write. Actually, I did attempt to refute what you said, but it had such little substance that I gave up.

Well, clearly it was more substance than you could handle.... lol

Oh please. Do you really expect me to be unable to counter the utter fallacious drivel in the OP?

Yup.

Then you don't know what I'm capable of.
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8/30/2015 6:58:44 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/30/2015 6:30:58 PM, Philocat wrote:
At 8/30/2015 6:19:12 PM, YYW wrote:
At 8/30/2015 5:35:37 PM, Philocat wrote:
At 8/30/2015 4:54:03 PM, YYW wrote:
At 8/30/2015 4:41:21 PM, Philocat wrote:
At 8/30/2015 4:29:24 PM, YYW wrote:
At 8/30/2015 3:44:03 PM, Philocat wrote:
I'm really struggling to find the energy to dignify such an inane OP with a response...

And yet you found it within you to post this... lol

Which took very little effort to write. Actually, I did attempt to refute what you said, but it had such little substance that I gave up.

Well, clearly it was more substance than you could handle.... lol

Oh please. Do you really expect me to be unable to counter the utter fallacious drivel in the OP?

Yup.

Then you don't know what I'm capable of.

Sure...
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8/30/2015 7:07:43 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
This is dumb and you should feel dumb.
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8/30/2015 7:10:37 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/30/2015 1:23:20 AM, Objectivity wrote:
At 8/29/2015 10:33:59 PM, YYW wrote:
At 8/29/2015 10:31:30 PM, dylancatlow wrote:
At 8/29/2015 10:06:47 PM, YYW wrote:
Monday: hurrdurr I'm going to go inflict my political views on other people and damage people's lives in the process. I don't care what the impact my activity does because I'm too myopic to see the beyond my actions to their consequences.

Tuesday: See Monday.

Wednesday: See Tuesday.

Thursday: See Wednesday.

Friday: see Thursday.

Saturday: hurr durr... another productive week.

Sunday: Go to church with the Southern Baptist Convention.

What's the point of having political views if we're not allowed to act on them? If someone thinks that abortion is murder, then they have the obligation to try to ban it. Otherwise, they're literally condoning murder. You can't expect people to sit idly by while that's happening.

Was it wrong for the North to "inflict" their political views onto the South? Of course not. The South had no right to own slaves to begin with. Similarly, if abortion is in fact murder (which I don't think it is), then people have the obligation to try to ban it even if others disagree with them.

The point of that was not to say that "one should not act on political views."

The North should make the south conform to the standards of basic civilized society, to the extent possible through the national legislature.

I don't care what pro-lifer's think, though... I've heard every pro-life argument that has been made. None are more persuasive than the compelling social reasons to keep abortion legal.

It depends what you value, apparently you value societal good over individual rights and the protection of life. I suppose that'd put you in the camp of every great dictator and despot that has ever existed, if you are fine with that we have no qualms.

Actually, individual rights would doubtlessly be in his hands.
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8/30/2015 7:35:06 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 8/30/2015 6:58:44 PM, YYW wrote:
At 8/30/2015 6:30:58 PM, Philocat wrote:
At 8/30/2015 6:19:12 PM, YYW wrote:
At 8/30/2015 5:35:37 PM, Philocat wrote:
At 8/30/2015 4:54:03 PM, YYW wrote:
At 8/30/2015 4:41:21 PM, Philocat wrote:
At 8/30/2015 4:29:24 PM, YYW wrote:
At 8/30/2015 3:44:03 PM, Philocat wrote:
I'm really struggling to find the energy to dignify such an inane OP with a response...

And yet you found it within you to post this... lol

Which took very little effort to write. Actually, I did attempt to refute what you said, but it had such little substance that I gave up.

Well, clearly it was more substance than you could handle.... lol

Oh please. Do you really expect me to be unable to counter the utter fallacious drivel in the OP?

Yup.

Then you don't know what I'm capable of.

Sure...

Sure..?