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Methinks the Man Doth Protest

I've ranted about protests in the past. Now it's your turn.

Poll #1150955 Are You a Protestitute?

The way I see it, protest marches and demonstrations

are usually just people paid to inconvenience others and make fools of themselves in "protest" of things they know nothing about.
0(0.0%)
have their place if the protestors are sincere, all believe in the cause, and try to be courteous to others.
0(0.0%)
are a complete waste of time.
0(0.0%)
never work.
0(0.0%)
are part of our free speech and should be encouraged.
1(16.7%)

When I see a protest, my gut reaction is to

try to join in, no matter what the cause.
0(0.0%)
try to join in if I agree with the cause.
4(66.7%)
try to ignore it.
1(16.7%)
get angry if I am inconvenienced or endangered because of it.
0(0.0%)
stage an anti-protest protest.
1(16.7%)

Issues I consider worthy of protests include

civil rights.
0(0.0%)
disability rights.
1(16.7%)
gay rights.
0(0.0%)
animal rights.
0(0.0%)
anti-capitalism.
0(0.0%)
native issues.
0(0.0%)
the encroachment of farmland on our residential areas.
0(0.0%)
women's rights.
0(0.0%)
workers' rights.
0(0.0%)
Most of the above, provided I don't get blamed, inconvenienced or endangered for what is not my fault.
2(33.3%)

When I think of the term "Mr. Big", I think of

a gang member.
0(0.0%)
someone in the Mafia.
2(33.3%)
a character in a naughty movie.
1(16.7%)
a chocolate (candy) bar.
3(50.0%)

The best French (Freedom) fries come from

a French (Freedom) fry cutter and the deep fryer.
2(33.3%)
a store and the deep fryer.
0(0.0%)
a French (freedom) fry cutter and the oven.
0(0.0%)
a store and the oven.
0(0.0%)
the microwave.
0(0.0%)
McDonald's
1(16.7%)
a fast food chain other than McDonald's.
0(0.0%)
a non-fast-food restaurant of some description.
2(33.3%)
nowhere, there is no such thing as a good French (Freedom) fry.
1(16.7%)
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