Fair trade rug event in Asheville hel...

Fair trade rug event in Asheville helps Pakistani villagers

There are 54 comments on the Asheville Citizen-Times story from Sep 26, 2010, titled Fair trade rug event in Asheville helps Pakistani villagers. In it, Asheville Citizen-Times reports that:

A fair-trade job making Oriental rugs has changed the course of a Pakistani woman's life, and that of her family.

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not fooled

Asheville, NC

#1 Sep 26, 2010
two words small pox.
HuhHuh

Nags Head, NC

#2 Sep 26, 2010
So this is the source of the bed bug infestation?
Ghost Dog

Franklin, NC

#3 Sep 26, 2010
HuhHuh wrote:
So this is the source of the bed bug infestation?
No, it is redneck white trash and the slums they live in.
Nope

Sanford, NC

#4 Sep 26, 2010
HuhHuh wrote:
So this is the source of the bed bug infestation?
I have two new rugs from India, no bedbugs. How many have you got in that filthy trailer? I heard Weaverville and Candler has 'em comin' out their ears
HuhHuh

Nags Head, NC

#5 Sep 26, 2010
Nope wrote:
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I have two new rugs from India, no bedbugs. How many have you got in that filthy trailer? I heard Weaverville and Candler has 'em comin' out their ears
What, we're supposed to count them?

Since: Jun 10

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#6 Sep 26, 2010
who the hell would want to fund Pakistan? They will destroy us in a heartbeat if given the opportunity.

They kill women who are raped to preserve the 'honor' of the family. They're all fluking nuts and anyone who supports a Country that allows this absurd human rights vioations is just as guilty.
Jason Mraz

Valdese, NC

#7 Sep 26, 2010
Nope wrote:
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I have two new rugs from India, no bedbugs. How many have you got in that filthy trailer? I heard Weaverville and Candler has 'em comin' out their ears
More trailers.
Idiot Alert

Camp Lejeune, NC

#8 Sep 26, 2010
MizMe wrote:
who the hell would want to fund Pakistan? They will destroy us in a heartbeat if given the opportunity.
They kill women who are raped to preserve the 'honor' of the family. They're all fluking nuts and anyone who supports a Country that allows this absurd human rights vioations is just as guilty.
And all Christians are abortion clinic bombers (I know, it's only wishful thinking). Yet another uneducated, broad-brush, xenophobe identifies herself.

Since: Jun 10

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#9 Sep 26, 2010
Idiot Alert wrote:
<quoted text> And all Christians are abortion clinic bombers (I know, it's only wishful thinking). Yet another uneducated, broad-brush, xenophobe identifies herself.
Oh please that was an asinine comparison. Actions speak louder than words and the human rights violations against women in Pakistan is well documented by the United Nations. You are an idiot.
Idiot Alert

Camp Lejeune, NC

#10 Sep 26, 2010
MizMe wrote:
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Oh please that was an asinine comparison. Actions speak louder than words and the human rights violations against women in Pakistan is well documented by the United Nations. You are an idiot.
You wrote, "They're all fluking nuts and anyone who supports a Country that allows this absurd human rights vioations is just as guilty." Are you really so incapable of owning your own posts? You made an absurd all-encompassing statement and I only replaced it with one that was as equally absurd, one that said that all American Christians are murderous zealots. Take responsibility for what you write or sharpen your skills so that your thoughts are accurate and concise. Emotionality doesn't lend itself well to rational thought.

Since: Jun 10

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#11 Sep 26, 2010
What I said was basically true and not meant as a literal statement you jackass. And when people fund a Nation who accepts the killing of women for being raped as honorable they are responsible for the continuance of such practices, thus with their purses they accept and condone such violations of women.

What you said was just dumb. One doesn't have to be a Christian to oppose abortions. And I bet you can't name but one abortion clinic bombing.
AllahAkbar

Nags Head, NC

#12 Sep 27, 2010
MizMe wrote:
the human rights violations against women in Pakistan is well documented by the United Nations.
Oh, please, in the West we treat women like trash. Women have no power unless they have big breasts, shaven legs, and wear makeup. Women are sex objects here.

Islam respects women, Alhamdulillah. The West fears the burqa because it is different. It's just like in grammar school when the bully beat up the kid who dressed differently. Try reading up on what the burqa actually means.
Pogo

Skyland, NC

#13 Sep 27, 2010
MizMe wrote:
who the hell would want to fund Pakistan? They will destroy us in a heartbeat if given the opportunity.
They kill women who are raped to preserve the 'honor' of the family. They're all fluking nuts and anyone who supports a Country that allows this absurd human rights vioations is just as guilty.
Don't you just know it? It is very absurb. And emergrated moozlums converting our laws here in the United states into Sharia law. A whole burrow of New York City is now turned into Sharia law because most of the citizens are moozlum. This has been reported by Newt Gingrich.
LERTCON

Camp Lejeune, NC

#14 Sep 27, 2010
MizMe wrote:
And I bet you can't name but one abortion clinic bombing.
The bomb found at the clinic in Asheville. http://www.religioustolerance.org/abo_viol.ht... Check out the table. Please name more than one putrid possum that resides in Candler.

Since: Sep 10

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#15 Sep 27, 2010
U American never see what Ur doing In Iraq AFGHANISTAN & helping Israel to crushing Muslim rights in Palestinian u r only state in the world using nuclear Bomb against Japanese so Biggest Terrorist og history?????????? ANd u have nuclear Bomb but not allowing other to have same Power Bloody Hyproctic
LERTCON

Camp Lejeune, NC

#16 Sep 27, 2010
Pogo wrote:
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Don't you just know it? It is very absurb. And emergrated moozlums converting our laws here in the United states into Sharia law. A whole burrow of New York City is now turned into Sharia law because most of the citizens are moozlum. This has been reported by Newt Gingrich.
New book released about the heartwarming story of unrequited love, "Pogo and The Possum."
Clark

Karachi, Pakistan

#17 Mar 29, 2013
Pakistan hand made carpets are especial
mICHEAL

Karachi, Pakistan

#18 May 13, 2013
They are ... Pakistani Carpet fetching good prices internationally as Extreme Craftsmanship which only Pakistan in this region possessed ...
Gand faad soda

Rochelle, GA

#19 May 17, 2013
Not a big surprise
mICHEAL

Karachi, Pakistan

#20 May 18, 2013
excellent craftsmanship

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