Good Monday morning everyone – we’ve get an assload of Freeper insanity to get to, so everyone suit up and follow me. And no smoking in your iso suits, please – if freaks me out a little when we’re in there to turn around and see no face in the helmet behind me. Yeesh!
First up –How can we miss you if you don’t go away??
AP / CBS ^
Posted onTuesday, June 09, 2009 9:46:32 AM byrabscuttle385
Former House Speaker And Potential 2012 GOP Candidate Rallies Party Loyalists At Fundraiser In Washington.
Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich on Monday urged some 2,000
Republican party loyalists to stand up for GOP principles but to be
inclusive as the party tries to retake the majority.
am happy that Dick Cheney is a Republican,” Gingrich said at the annual
Senate-House fundraising dinner. “I am also happy that Colin Powell is
Cheney, the former vice president under
President George W. Bush, and Powell, who was Bush’s secretary of
state, have feuded recently over the approach of the party, with Powell
calling for more moderation and Cheney arguing against that.
majority Republican party will have lots of debates within the party,”
Gingrich, the former Georgia congressman, said. “That is the nature of
Standing in as the party’s de facto
leader, Gingrich was filling a speaking role that Bush held in recent
years and that was initially offered to Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, the
2008 Republican nominee for vice president, this year. He headlined a
series of speakers who gave the crowd a blistering review of President
Barack Obama and Democratic leaders on Capitol Hill.
Despite the rallying cry, the GOP faithful still weren’t opening their wallets as they have in recent past.
The event took in a relatively small fundraising haul of $14.5 million,
the lowest total in at least five years. Last year, it raised $21.5
million, compared with $15.4 million in 2007 and $27 million in 2006.
posted onTuesday, June 09, 2009 9:47:16 AM
(“If this be treason, then make the most of it!” Â—Patrick Henry)
posted onTuesday, June 09, 2009 9:47:46 AM
Colin Powell will be a Republican when Barack Obama is a honky.
(a little later on, we have Freepers whining about people calling them racists – stay tuned!)
MOST american are clueless what it really means to be democraps. All
they see are EVIL republicans in every TV show, movie, and newscast
So they think we are Evil.
You forgot “incompetent”.
I’m sure your parents are sovery proud of how you turned out.
In spite of all their efforts to make you inclusive, respectful of others, and giving, you became tribal, venal, hackneyed, and greedy.
conservatism and the republican party in general. I watched his remarks
at that love-fest and was embarrassed that he’s affiliated with the
I wish Voight (sp) would’ve ended the meeting by calling out the
RINOs that visited the stage, reminding them that constitutionally
bound government doesn’t do 90% of what Newt was calling for.
posted onTuesday, June 09, 2009 9:53:47 AM
(“I fear all we have done is to awaken a sleeping giant and fill him with a terrible resolve.”)
I can beat that – I wish Powell had been there and Voight (sp) had called him out.
Can you imagine it? A pudgy old white actor calling out a greying black warrior/veteran?
I can – there wouldn’t have been enough of the Midnight Cowboy left to butter your toast with.
Well, more after the jump, chillens…
Jumping in five…four…two..(Three, sir!!)…three…two…one…