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Hackers Release Information on Westboro Baptist Church Members After CT Threat

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by Lord Mar, Dec 16, 2012.

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Have the hackers crossed the ethical boundary?

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  2. No

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  1. Lord Mar

    Lord Mar Master

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    Hackers target Westboro Baptist Church after Newtown threat

    Awesome.

    Discuss these douchebags.

    Fight the good fight everybody.....:cool:
     
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  2. Lord Mar

    Lord Mar Master

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    Talk about fear. This is good fear.
     
  3. Lord Mar

    Lord Mar Master

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    Chardon Hall of Farmer

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    The edit button.
     
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  5. MikeOC33

    MikeOC33 Cavs Fanatic

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    Have the hackers crossed an ethical line? This religious nut group erased any ethical restraints long ago. Unfortunately this will not change their opinions or intentions.
     
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    UncleDrew Potential Legendary

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    I suppose I should have read before I made my vote.
     
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  7. Lord Mar

    Lord Mar Master

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    You are now condemned to eternal hell for your ignorance...as the vote cannot be erased! ;)
     
  8. Jack Brickman

    Jack Brickman Preview Team

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    They're hackers. Most of what they do is unethical.

    That said, I can't say I feel too bad about them exposing the personal information of a group like Westboro.
     
  9. Lord Mar

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    Maybe I should have asked if they returned from crossing the line? :)
     
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    Pick6 Situational Stopper

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    illegal? yes. ethical? yes.
     
  11. Lord Mar

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    Very true. Should something that's ethical be considered law? What I'm implying is, should we consider this act legal? Honestly, I love this kind of stuff. While most others would just sit around and bitch and complain about how we should go about banning guns or not (including myself) these guys are doing something about their situation.

    Do I really hope someone does harm to these assholes? No. But I do hope that the hate they spew can be eliminated from...whether that be via fear from good people, new laws classifying these people as ASSHOLES and allowing police to escort them away from anything they are protesting (or use appropriate force).
     
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  12. MikeOC33

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    I think you misread my post. I said Westboro erased ethical restraints long ago.... (or rather, when I said "religious nut group" I was referring to the Westboro idiots.)
     
  13. KI4MVP

    KI4MVP formerly LJ4MVP

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    you shouldn't even need to recognize someone as a hate group to prevent them from protesting at a funeral. If there's any time a person is entitled to complete privacy, it's when they are grieving their loss.
     
  14. Chris

    Chris Welcome to the Future

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    What is this going to do? Some nutjobs are going to go attack these idiots at their homes, or what? You're only going to embolden them and that is unethical anyways, so we shouldn't want that. I understand the need to lash out at people like this but hate breeds hate. When will people realize that...
     
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  15. Marcus

    Marcus Let's go Cabs!

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    It's probably wrong of me to hope that someone burns their filthy, incestuous church to the ground and then pisses on the ashes, but...
     
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    BlueSeats626 Gee-Mail in KG's Inbox

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    WBC is a scam.

    They try to entice people into physically harming them so they can sue, and they do so while hiding behind their first amendment rights. Hell I wouldn't even be shocked if those Phelps assholes didn't even believe a word they say about God hating fags, etc. Every time there is talk of protesting them, they get in the news, and the chance of riling somebody up to the point of physical harm. Honestly, if these people would be simply ignored, they would likely go away.

    Absolute scum of the earth however.

    Go Hackers!
     
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    CardiacCavs A Dream of Spring

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    I'd settle for them getting sodomized by a gay guy, a black guy, and a jew.
     
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  18. Shakalu M.D.

    Shakalu M.D. Its Happening!!!!

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    Not saying it would be a good thing, but the WBC is actually fairly small. They're just bigoted loud mouths who make a lot of noise. If something happened to them it wouldn't embolden their cause, it would just thin the herd. Plus it would be fun to protest their funeral.
     
  19. Henry Tuttle

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    I understand where this sentiment comes from, but Anonymous has a history of combatting violence, childporn, and hate. The only real moral gray area in which they work is piracy.

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anonymous_(group)#Activities
     
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  20. Chris

    Chris Welcome to the Future

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    That would constitute an attack, I think. :chuckles:

    I'd settle for people just forgetting they exist, but that will never happen.
     

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