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Jimmy Carter Book-Signing Draws
Hundreds, Including Rev. Jesse Jackson

DNAInfo Chicago, by Adeshina Emmanuel

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Posted By:AltaD, 3/28/2014 12:59:32 PM

Former President Jimmy Carter visited Andersonville Thursday for a book-signing attended by more than 1,000 people, including the Rev. Jesse Jackson.A line from inside the Swedish American Museum spanned a block north of the museum and stretched around a corner as hundreds of people waited to meet the former president and get his signature on his latest book, "A Call to Action: Women, Religion, Violence, and Power."(Snip)He told NBC News: "When [people] see the pope, the Southern Baptist Convention, and others say that women can’t serve as priests equally with men, they say well, I’ll treat my wife the way

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: jir, 3/28/2014 1:15:22 PM     (No. 9788380)

1000 people? Really? I do not believe it unless it was scheduled after a free giveaway of turkeys or something.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Elvira, 3/28/2014 1:20:15 PM     (No. 9788392)

BULL!!!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Halfvast Conspirator, 3/28/2014 1:26:10 PM     (No. 9788406)

Jessuh was trying to shake down Jimmuh for summadat book sale money

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Reply 4 - Posted by: august9, 3/28/2014 2:00:47 PM     (No. 9788473)

FTA: Uptown resident Nicholas Markos didn´t get a hug like Jackson did, but he was all smiles walking away from the former president after getting his signature. He said he´s a fan of Carter´s presidency, but that "his post-presidency obviously is exemplary."

Words fail me !!!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: msliberty1937, 3/28/2014 2:06:17 PM     (No. 9788483)

" "When [people] see the pope, the Southern Baptist Convention, and others say that women can’t serve as priests equally with men, they say well, I’ll treat my wife the way I want to because she’s inferior to me."

What ´people,´ Jimmy? Where? When? If you mean the islamists whose side you take in every one of your supposed mediations then I agree with you. You were pathetic as president and you´re even more so now.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Coy860, 3/28/2014 2:14:03 PM     (No. 9788493)

Jimmy Carter is an fool of the first order.
Has he never heard of separate but equal? As in branches of government?
A family is like that too. A father is the head of a family, a mother is the heart of a family.
I see no reason to take issue with only men being priests.
Wake me up when there are female mullahs. s/

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Reply 7 - Posted by: NYBruin, 3/28/2014 3:38:58 PM     (No. 9788619)

Amen, #5!! You beat me to it!

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Reply 8 - Posted by: KingBubo, 3/28/2014 4:03:42 PM     (No. 9788668)

I didn´t know Southern baptists had priests!

Also, a woman on womens´ rights and Jesse Jackson showed up? Where was BillCLinton.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: mickturn, 3/28/2014 4:50:37 PM     (No. 9788741)

How do you get all the Lib Morons into one place?

Have Jimmah Caataa give away signed peanuts!

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Reply 10 - Posted by: AltaD, 3/28/2014 6:40:42 PM     (No. 9788905)

Andersonville has one of Chicago´s largest lesbian communities. So, it´s no surprise that the only bookstore in town to host Jimmy Carter and his women-are-victims book is in that part of town.

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