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Bonus “Obsession” – Wiki takes a leak edition

Hi, everyone – It’s free-for-all day at First Draft, where we contributors are freed from our normal schedules to post whatever whenever.

So, for a change, I’d like to post – a Free Republic thread!

Stand by for – Hey Rocky! Watch me pull a rabbit out of my asshole!!

Damn.  They pulled the thread!

SR 1326 – WikiLeaks Final Warning to Crooked Hillary Clinton (Hillary drop out!!!)

This thread has been pulled.

Pulled on 11/07/2016 7:00:38 AM PST by Admin Moderator, reason:Hoax OP request

Well, to sum up, it was a tweet supposedly from Wikileaks that said “Drop out or we’ll destroy your life”.

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There was the usual “we’re saved” from the Freeper Tinfoil Hat contingent, which was quickly countered by the “Yeah? Just like all of the OTHER times you destroyed Hillary?” and the “too little, too late” crowd. Then the “you’ve been hoaxed” posts started coming in and the Freepers had a massive sad.

Oh well. I haz a sad, too. That’ll teach me to not copy the entire thread instead of just the URL.

Oops! The mods missed this thread. I has a happee again!

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Bone-us Obsession – the “I can’t take it anymore” Freeper debate thread

I got permission from Ms. A to do a special, because – holy shit.

(my thanks to all that crammed into the Crack Van last night, BTW)

I’m as partisan as they come, but  – christ on a cracker – what a slaughter that was!

The Free Republic live thread?  A thing of beauty.

The “I Can’t Take It Anymore” Thread
26 Minutes In | Backwoods Engineer

Posted on 9/26/2016, 8:26:47 PM by backwoods-engineer

Let’s hear it from people who can’t take the Clinton/Trump debate any more. I turned it off after 26 minutes.

This whole thing is such a farce. Really, Hillary Clinton has “solutions” for people out of work? SHE’S A SOCIALIST! Any “plan” she has is for MORE GOVERNMENT! Why can’t Trump come out and say that?
1 posted on 9/26/2016, 8:26:47 PM by backwoods-engineer
So Hillary did badly?
To: backwoods-engineer

 

We are in a world of hurt.

9 posted on 9/26/2016, 8:30:59 PM by crusty old prospector

So Hillary did well?
To: backwoods-engineer

 

It was boring, I agree. But he just hit it good, saying I will release my tax returns when she release the 33,000 e-mails.

17 posted on 9/26/2016, 8:34:44 PM by ProudFossil (” I never did give anyone hell. I just told the truth and they thought it was hell.” Harry Truman)

So Hillary did badly?
To: onevoter

 

My God, he’s walking into it. He’s playing defense, and that is not what he needs to do.

25 posted on 9/26/2016, 8:37:03 PM by ought-six (Multiculturalism is national suicide, and political correctness is the cyanide capsule.)

Make up your fucking minds.
To: backwoods-engineer

 

Uncle. I’m out.

12 posted on 9/26/2016, 8:32:11 PM by KingLudd

Tapping out already?
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trumpwrestling
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To: backwoods-engineer

 

Turned it off here after about ten minutes.

24 posted on 9/26/2016, 8:36:54 PM by Cincinnatus.45-70 (What do DemocRats enjoy more than a truckload of dead babies? Unloading them with a pitchfork!)

To: Bringbackthedraft

 

And…..I’m gone….and off of Free Republic for the night.

28 posted on 9/26/2016, 8:37:25 PM by Gadsden1st

They’re dropping like flies!!
To: backwoods-engineer
Trump is definitely losing by providing too much passion.

 

(from the Crack Van)  Yelling: “I have a much better temperament!!

He needs to get control of himself.

47 posted on 9/26/2016, 8:43:29 PM by RoosterRedux (An unidentified enemy is safe from defeat — Maj. Gen. Patrick Brady)

From the “Duh, motherfucker” department :
To: onevoter

 

WOW-she just hit him hard talking about his businesses. Said she has an architect in audience that Trump didn’t pay him what he was suppose to be paid; how he has stiffed so many little people building his business, how he has gone bank rupt 6 times, etc.

Ouch

52 posted on 9/26/2016, 8:44:12 PM by Engedi

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To: ought-six

 

Yep, she’s setting him up and he’s taking the bait. Our only hope is for her to have another fainting spell.

57 posted on 9/26/2016, 8:46:43 PM by fightin kentuckian

Then I guess you have no hope.
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Today on Tommy T’s Obsession with the Freeperati – natural election edition

OK folks – you know the drill.  ISO suits on, airlock open – let’s open the first drum of…

EEYAHHHH!!!   The floor and walls are covered in Freeper slime! What in the hell could have caused that front drum to rupture and spray like that??

Oh.

Clinton ad ties Trump to KKK, white supremacists

A video released Thursday by Hillary Clinton’s campaign makes the case that Donald Trump is the candidate of racists, white supremacists and neo-Nazis.

“The reason a lot of Klan members like Donald Trump is because a lot of what he believes, we believe in,” a robed man identified as the Imperial Wizard of the Rebel Brigade Knights of the Ku Klux Klan says at the top of the video, followed by images of a Confederate flag fluttering in the wind, Trump waving after a speech, and a man performing a Hitler salute at what appears to be a Trump rally.

1 posted on ‎8‎/‎25‎/‎2016‎ ‎11‎:‎55‎:‎40‎ ‎AM by Scythian_Reborn
At Freeperville, they’re finally starting to realize that some extremely unsavoury people are stinking up their “movement”.
To: Scythian_Reborn

 

What’s the message? “The Klan supports Trump, all other Democrats should too!”

4 posted on 8‎/‎25‎/‎2016‎ ‎11‎:‎57‎:‎58‎ ‎AM by wheatmiller (No one thinks anymore….)

OK – make that “bowel movement”.
To: Scythian_Reborn

 

Maybe Trump will get Smersh to counter with the history he uncovered that the Kkk was a creation of the democrats

5 posted on 8‎/‎25‎/‎2016‎ ‎11‎:‎58‎:‎07‎ ‎AM by stanne

You know, I could just stop the thread right here.
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Either:
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b. Freepers are completely aware of history, are lying out their asses about the Democratic Party being the current abode of racists, and have cognitive dissonanced themselves into a fugue state of denial.
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To: Scythian_Reborn

 

Those are not KKK people, they are actors in KKK robes

At least the left found white guys to play the KKK parts this time

So they got part right for once

The last time they did this the KKK actors at Trump rallies were black, oops

12 posted on 8‎/‎25‎/‎2016‎ ‎12‎:‎03‎:‎27‎ ‎PM by arl295

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I’m going with “b”.
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To: Scythian_Reborn

 

WOW – Trump really must be making an impact on the black vote.

19 posted on 8‎/‎25‎/‎2016‎ ‎12‎:‎06‎:‎34‎ ‎PM by Baldwin77 (They hated Reagan too ! TRUMP TOUGH – AMERICA STRONG)

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Of course he is. Why, one poll has him all the way up to 6%.
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To: nhwingut

Maybe Trump is making in roads(sic) with blacks and Hispanics. They can’t have that. They must keep them on the government plantation

43 posted on 8‎/‎25‎/‎2016‎ ‎12‎:‎15‎:‎56‎ ‎PM by Trumplican

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“Government plantation”?
I’m so glad we cleared up the misconception that Trump supporters are racists.
I feel so much better now.
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Today on Tommy T’s Obsession with the Freeperati – Electoral goats edition

Well, screw it.

I thought it would be funny to see the Freeperati’s take on the naked statue of The Darnold, and the snarky report from the NYC Parks Department on – um – erection policies.

As of last Friday morning, what did I find?

CricketsCan

 

Not a single chirp. I wonder if Jim Rob issued an edict to the mods – “If you let one single post about that filthy statue through, I’m canning you!” ?

Oh well.

(UPDATED!!!  Please scroll to the bottom for the official thread on The Darnold’s Dummy!)

In the meantime we always have  – those stupid Jews!

Byron York: Asking for black votes, a very different Donald Trump

How many times have Donald Trump’s supporters and critics debated whether he will pivot to a larger, more presidential candidacy? Too many to count. So put aside any talk of pivoting — the fact is, Trump delivered a focused, powerful, and disciplined speech Tuesday night in West Bend, Wisconsin, about 45 minutes north of Milwaukee. Trump focused largely on problems that disproportionately afflict black Americans, arguing that his proposals on crime, immigration, trade, jobs, education, and other issues will improve African-American lives more than Hillary Clinton’s.

Trump began by declaring, “We’re at a decisive moment in this election,” which few would deny, given Trump’s perilous position in the polls. Last week he laid out a jobs plan, Trump said, and on Monday he outlined a plan to defeat radical Islamic terrorism. Now, he came to discuss “how to make our communities safe again.”

Calling the recent riots in Milwaukee “an assault on the right of all citizens to live in security and live in peace,” Trump won applause with the declaration that “Law and order must be restored.”

“The main victims of these riots are law-abiding African-American citizens living in these neighborhoods,” Trump continued. “It’s their jobs, it’s their homes, it’s their schools and communities which will suffer the most as a result. There’s no compassion in tolerating lawless conduct for anyone.”Trump charged that Clinton and the Obama administration have pushed a “totally false” narrative of widespread police abuse across the United States. “The problem in our poorest communities is not that there are too many police,” Trump argued. “The problem is that there are not enough police.”

“Those peddling the narrative of cops as a racist force in our society — a narrative supported with a nod by my opponent — share directly in the responsibility…

1 posted on 8‎/‎17‎/‎2016‎ ‎6‎:‎26‎:‎01‎ ‎AM by RoosterRedux

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Today on Tommy T’s Obsession with the Freeperati – paranoia strikes derp edition

OK gang – I’ve beefed up the seals on the iso chamber door, put new rubber walkway covers in, and there is now an emergency shower handle every 15 feet with a “You’ve GOT to be fucking kidding me” sign marking each one. Maybe NOW the RCRA guys will get off my ass.

Let’s get started.

The Freeperati are beginning to freep out since The Darnold’s poll numbers have started going in the shitter.

Is it the skewed polls? The dreaded Em Ess Em? Lord Xenu and the Marcabs? (the name of my next band)

It couldn’t POSSIBLY be that Freepers are a fringe of a fringe, and that the majority of sane people in this country are realizing that Orange Julius is a couple of tacos shy of a combination plate.  No way.

First up in our paranoia parade – My TV’s spying on me!!

TOM BAUERLE: CAN SATELLITES REPROGRAM VOTING MACHINES?
Bear Witness ^ | August 5, 2016 | Judi McLeod

Posted on ‎8‎/‎5‎/‎2016‎ ‎9‎:‎26‎:‎29‎ ‎PM by dontreadthis

A fervent prayer that radio talk show host Tom Bauerle and Yours Truly won’t become the ‘dearly departed’ following “mysterious deaths” while walking our dogs, hoisting barbells down at the gym or walking home.

Bauerle is the braver of the two because he is right in the U.S., in graver danger for digging like a terrier at the truth about the satellite-reliant election equipment that may now be being “rigged” to get Hillary Clinton elected as the next U.S. president.

1 posted on 8‎/‎5‎/‎2016‎ ‎9‎:‎26‎:‎29‎ ‎PM by dontreadthis
I love your handle, but if you don’t want people to read your gigglesnort material, you shouldn’t post it.
To: dontreadthis

Pretty sure they are doing this with my wife and making her claim it is menopause.

6 posted on 8‎/‎5‎/‎2016‎ ‎9‎:‎46‎:‎36‎ ‎PM by disndat

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Come on, guys – this is serious stuff here!

To: dontreadthis

“They” can do anything they want to do. TV has been spying on us for years.

12 posted on ‎8‎/‎5‎/‎2016‎ ‎10‎:‎51‎:‎38‎ ‎PM by VerySadAmerican (“…if it is of God, you cannot overthrow it…” Acts 5:39)

TVspying

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Some of the Freeperati are skeptical :

To: dontreadthis
Does this mean that the voting machines need to be wrapped in tin foil? 

14 posted on 8‎/‎6‎/‎2016‎ ‎12‎:‎55‎:‎16‎ ‎AM by jonrick46 (The Left has a mental disorder: A totalitarian mindset..)

To: dontreadthis
Satellites are basically repeaters. They retransmit what they receive. That does not include the ability to reprogram anything. 

15 posted on 8‎/‎6‎/‎2016‎ ‎4‎:‎13‎:‎58‎ ‎AM by I want the USA back (Lying Media: willing and eager allies of the hate-America left.)

No! NO!!  I have the proof right here!!
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SatAttack
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SEE?????
To: I want the USA back

Maybe that’s what happened in the town of 105 voters that cast 1,500 votes for obozo.

16 posted on ‎8‎/‎6‎/‎2016‎ ‎7‎:‎11‎:‎04‎ ‎AM by oldasrocks (rump)

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Today on Tommy T’s Obsession with the Freeperati -reelin’ in the tears edition

Good morning, everybody!

Not much new to report at Freeperville re: the Dem convention – how many different ways can you write: “ZOMGPANTSUITSNOTENOUGHFLAGS!” ?

What I DO have is – Scarborough Unfaire!

Scarborough calls on GOP to cut ties with Trump

July 29, 2016 | Eddie Scarry

Posted on ‎7‎/‎29‎/‎2016‎ ‎7‎:‎44‎:‎15‎ ‎PM by kevcol

Scarborough said Friday on “Morning Joe” that Donald Trump has become too toxic for the GOP’s congressional candidates this year.

“The center cannot hold when you have the speaker of the House [Paul Ryan] calling the Republican nominee a racist but saying he’s still endorsing the nominee,” he said. “It is so bizarre on its face that you have people chuckling in the background.”

Scarborough referenced the often tense relationship Ryan has had with Trump on foreign and domestic policy issues as well as the tone of the celebrity businessman’s campaign.

1 posted on 7‎/‎29‎/‎2016‎ ‎7‎:‎44‎:‎16‎ ‎PM by kevcol
When you’ve lost Morning Schmoe…
And immediately, the “No True Scotsman” machine starts regurgitating:
To: kevcol

They need to cut ties with Ryan and Scarburrow..

2 posted on 7‎/‎29‎/‎2016‎ ‎7‎:‎46‎:‎31‎ ‎PM by freespirit2012

To: kevcol

 

He’s got to say what they tell him to say. Dead intern, you know.

4 posted on 7‎/‎29‎/‎2016‎ ‎7‎:‎47‎:‎10‎ ‎PM by OKSooner

I’m sorry – have I wandered onto the Great Orange Satan?
To: kevcol

Joe has marbles rolling around in his head. A common mental illness of the leftist liberal, who have(sic) abandoned all truth for a lie that will cause bloodshed everywhere.

5 posted on 7‎/‎29‎/‎2016‎ ‎7‎:‎47‎:‎31‎ ‎PM by kindred (Time for a third party for Christians and conservatives and overtaxed patriots.)

“Leftist…….LIBERAL”???
The Joe Scarborough who said : “This right wing, radical, reactionary tea party crew has meekly gone along with their statist party leaders far too often for my tastes. As a result, they added $1 trillion to the national debt their first year in power and got outmaneuvered by President Barack Obama at every turn.” ??
THAT “leftist liberal”???
Oy.
To: kevcol

 

What a turd Joe has turned out to be.

7 posted on 7‎/‎29‎/‎2016‎ ‎7‎:‎48‎:‎02‎ ‎PM by LongWayHome

Oh, don’t be so quick to judge him.
He was always a turd.
To: freespirit2012

Just like you cut ties with your wife for Mika

11 posted on 7‎/‎29‎/‎2016‎ ‎7‎:‎49‎:‎20‎ ‎PM by Kozy (new age haruspex)

Gee – maybe he should run for President?
TrumpCheating
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One Freeper slips up and admits that Joe is no “leftist liberal” :
To: kevcol

He’s very bizarre.

Six months ago he was the only guy anywhere, fairly covering Trump. Just about the only one, anywhere.

Now, he’s gone completely to the dark side. Sell-out.

16 posted on 7‎/‎29‎/‎2016‎ ‎7‎:‎51‎:‎22‎ ‎PM by cba123 ( Toi la nguoi My. Toi bay gio o Viet Nam.)

To: kevcol

What the f has happened to him?

44 posted on 7‎/‎29‎/‎2016‎ ‎8‎:‎16‎:‎44‎ ‎PM by BlueCat

Dunno – tired of being on the losing side?
To: kevcol

If people quit watching Scarborough then no one would care what he said. He only says this kind of crap to get attention

51 posted on 7‎/‎29‎/‎2016‎ ‎8‎:‎23‎:‎04‎ ‎PM by MichelleWSC3

Yeah.
Dontcha just hate people who say outrageous things just to get attention?
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TrumpNukesDontWork
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To: kevcol

It’s disgusting to think that a man who received a 95% rating from the American Conservative Union while in congress could be so polluted and corrupted by MSLSD and his leftist buddies that who he is today bears almost no resemblance to who he was.

66 posted on 7‎/‎29‎/‎2016‎ ‎8‎:‎42‎:‎20‎ ‎PM by Two Kids’ Dad (((( Hillary Clinton is a felon. As yet unindicted, but a felon nonetheless ))))

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NoTrueScotsmanMelGibson
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But what could have prompted this sea change?
What??
To: kevcol

Mika will cut his bollocks off if he didn’t say this. If she says “bark like a dog” he’ll bark!

74 posted on 7‎/‎29‎/‎2016‎ ‎8‎:‎54‎:‎59‎ ‎PM by sheik yerbouty ( Make America and the world a jihad free zone!)

Oooookay…..
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Today on Tommy T’s Obsession with the Freeperati -GOP convention crap-up.

Mercy.  Talk about some punch in a turdbowl?

I’ll put it this way – I got a phone call from the Quicken Loans Arena asking if I could lease them some of our ISO room clean-up gear for afterwards.

In Freeperville?  They’re getting right to the important stuff!

It’s – Plagarism for thee, but not for me!

Melania Trump speech appears to plagiarize Michelle Obama
The Hill ^ | /19/16 | Lisa Hagen

Posted on ‎7‎/‎18‎/‎2016‎ ‎11‎:‎39‎:‎43‎ ‎PM by Typical_Whitey

Melania Trump’s highly anticipated speech at the Republican National Convention Monday night appears to have nearly copied a paragraph from Michelle Obama’s speech at the 2008 Democratic National Convention.

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Media is attacking Melania Trump.
1 posted on 7‎/‎18‎/‎2016‎ ‎11‎:‎39‎:‎43‎ ‎PM by Typical_Whitey
And by “attacking”, he means “reporting the news”.
And love your handle, BTW.

To: Typical_Whitey

 

Give me a ******* break!!! Idiots.

5 posted on 7‎/‎18‎/‎2016‎ ‎11‎:‎41‎:‎44‎ ‎PM by FlingWingFlyer (Let’s Make Our Founding Documents Great Again!)

I’m sorry, sir – you’re stuck here for the duration of the Freepathon.  Which never ends.
To: Typical_Whitey
I’ll bet anyone a beer that this paragraph has appeared in spouses convention remarks since the turn of the century.
6 posted on 7‎/‎18‎/‎2016‎ ‎11‎:‎41‎:‎45‎ ‎PM by JohnBrowdie
So it’s exactly like every other spouses’ convention speech?
To: arl295

Mooch said she was never proud of USA

Melania said the USA is the greatest

Doesn’t sound like the same speech at all.

8 posted on 7‎/‎18‎/‎2016‎ ‎11‎:‎42‎:‎31‎ ‎PM by Zenjitsuman (Y)

So it’s NOT exactly like every other spouses’ convention speech?

 

To: Coronal

It’s plagiarism. Yeah Obama and Biden did it too but this is politically devastating given the timing and the setting.

18 posted on 7‎/‎18‎/‎2016‎ ‎11‎:‎46‎:‎26‎ ‎PM by over3Owithabrain

BanHimTrump
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Of course, the only good defense is a good offense :

‘JUST WORDS’: OBAMA ’08 RIPS LINES FROM DEVAL PATRICK… TWICE… youtube.com ^ | Feb 19, 2008 Posted on 7‎/‎19‎/‎2016‎ ‎1‎:‎14‎:‎19‎ ‎AM by Helicondelta

Deval Patrick’s speech in Worcester, MA on 6/3/06.

Barack Obama’s speech in South Carolina on 11/2/07.

1 posted on 7‎/‎19‎/‎2016‎ ‎1‎:‎14‎:‎19‎ ‎AM by Helicondelta
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Today on Tommy T’s Obsession with the Freeperati – “Sarah is the concept by which we measure our Palin” edition

Oh dear – “Satindoll”‘s got the fever for the flavour of Our Sarah. It’s –

Palin and simple!

Vanity — Who I Suspect Will Be Trump’s Choice for Republican VP
July 14, 2016 | Satin Doll

Posted on ‎7‎/‎14‎/‎2016‎ ‎2‎:‎01‎:‎05‎ ‎PM by SatinDoll

No, I do not believe Trump’s choice will be Gov. Pence of Indiana. Nor Newt, nor Christie — not even a man. Yes, I do believe the proposed VP will be a woman.

I suspect that Trump’s VP running mate will be ex-Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin.

Why? Well, she is a natural born citizen, a real conservative, and she is ferocious contra liberals/progressives. In addition, she isn’t on the list of speakers for the Cleveland Convention and she has been silent of late. She has had lots of experience in dealing with those demons from Hell (the MSM) and her nomination will literally terrify the GOPee boys club.

1 posted on 7‎/‎14‎/‎2016‎ ‎2‎:‎01‎:‎05‎ ‎PM by SatinDoll
Well, Our Sarah’s name has disappeared from the “hot topic” block of links at the top of the Freeperville main page, but she is still in the “popular keywords” list on the right.
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Enthusiasm?
Or morbid curiosity?
To: SatinDoll

The flight out of Anchorage should be easy to track….

3 posted on ‎7‎/‎14‎/‎2016‎ ‎2‎:‎03‎:‎23‎ ‎PM by Genoa

Oh, we’ll get around to Track in a little bit, you betcha!
To: SatinDoll

“I suspect” = “I wish.”

5 posted on ‎7‎/‎14‎/‎2016‎ ‎2‎:‎04‎:‎09‎ ‎PM by Huck (Never give up.)

OhSnap
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To: SatinDoll

She has too much bad luck.

13 posted on 7‎/‎14‎/‎2016‎ ‎2‎:‎06‎:‎38‎ ‎PM by donna (No one should be allowed to become a citizen or even a resident if they support Sharia Law.)

Bwahahaha
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To: SatinDoll

HELL NO!!!!!

21 posted on 7‎/‎14‎/‎2016‎ ‎2‎:‎09‎:‎45‎ ‎PM by ObozoMustGo2012

But why??
To: SatinDoll

Sarah’s delivery has become too shrill and disjointed.
When she writes her opinions down on Facebook, it’s a totally different story, it’s the other Sarah, who is not caught up in performing for or reacting to the cameras.

20 posted on 7‎/‎14‎/‎2016‎ ‎2‎:‎09‎:‎10‎ ‎PM by lee martell

 

To: lee martell

You said it well, as to delivery “shrill and disjointed”. The only word I could think of was “hysterical”, which was not an accurate descriptor.

26 posted on 7‎/‎14‎/‎2016‎ ‎2‎:‎11‎:‎38‎ ‎PM by NEMDF

To: SatinDoll

It all depends if she can get her family under control, make sure no one is on probation for fighting in bars, no reality tv show conflicts, is not scheduled for Dancing with the Stars, and Kate plus her Eight is going to vote.

55 posted on ‎7‎/‎14‎/‎2016‎ ‎2‎:‎29‎:‎45‎ ‎PM by Toespi

To: SatinDoll

Sarah is nice, but has become a caracture(sic) of herself. It is now difficult to tell her from Tina Fey’s imitation.

82 posted on 7‎/‎14‎/‎2016‎ ‎3‎:‎53‎:‎45‎ ‎PM by aMorePerfectUnion

Actually, it always was.
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Today on Tommy T’s Obsession with the Freeperati – Snopes and Dreams edition

Good morning, campers – It’s a beautiful day in the neighborhood.

Can you say “Benghazi”?

Sure – I knew that you could.

Trey Gowdy: Benghazi report will be out before conventions

Trey Gowdy: Benghazi report will be out before conventions
MSNBC ^ | 20 May 2016 | Matthew Kitchen

Posted on ‎5‎/‎20‎/‎2016‎ ‎6‎:‎54‎:‎45‎ ‎PM by mandaladon

It’s been nearly four years since a September 11, 2012, raid on the American diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya, left four U.S. citizens dead, including an ambassador, and more than two years since the House of Representatives formed a special committee to investigate the attack. The House’s report on the events is coming soon – very soon.

It just might not be the whole report.

In an interview with Chuck Todd on “MTP Daily” Friday, committee chair Rep. Trey Gowdy, a Republican from South Carolina, said he plans to release the much sought-after draft in June.

“We’re going to get the report out – it will be in the next month,” Gowdy said, “and then I’ll let the reader know: This is what we’re missing, these are the agencies that haven’t produced it to us, and if witnesses come forward after the publication of our report, I’ll let the readers know that.”

Gowdy admitted that for “personal and professional reasons,” he would have rather the report come out last summer, but said he agreed with Todd that the committee owes it to voters to release it before the Republican and Democratic national conventions this summer, when the parties will meet to declare presidential tickets and shore up current and future agendas.

The delay, Gowdy said, was due to his committee’s lack of access to necessary documents and witnesses relevant to the investigation.

Democrats instead see the delay as a strategic maneuver to discredit Hillary Clinton, secretary of state at the time of the attacks, who is seen by Republicans “as the official who should ultimately be held responsible for the failures in Benghazi,” according to the Washington Post. Clinton was considered the strongest contender for the presidential nomination when the committee was originally formed in 2014

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Gowdy said Friday the committee’s report will focus on three questions: “Why were we there, and whether or not the facility was sufficiently secure. What happened during the pendency of the attacks? And whether or not the American people were leveled with in the aftermath.”
……………..Time for Hillary to come clean…
1 posted on 5‎/‎20‎/‎2016‎ ‎6‎:‎54‎:‎45‎ ‎PM by mandaladon
Woo HOO!  If there’s anything that can get the Freeperati juices up and flowing, it’s some Gowdy Doodie!
Right?
Right?

 

To: mandaladon

Gowdy is making a claim here. I hope he can deliver. I’m not optimistic in his regard.

3 posted on 5‎/‎20‎/‎2016‎ ‎6‎:‎58‎:‎22‎ ‎PM by johniegrad

To: mandaladon

Gowdy has been a disappointment. All mouth, no action.

4 posted on 5‎/‎20‎/‎2016‎ ‎6‎:‎59‎:‎44‎ ‎PM by DesertRhino (“I want those feeble minded asses overthrown,,,)

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To: mandaladon

Trey Goudy has proven to be one of my biggest disappointments. At first thought he might be the real thing but he turned out to be like the Wizard of Oz, just a big show. Imagine, with his skills, if he had real intent to get to the goods on Hillary. Sigh. Nothing will come of this.

6 posted on 5‎/‎20‎/‎2016‎ ‎7‎:‎05‎:‎02‎ ‎PM by Bronzewound (2016 GOP. A Timid Little Division Of The Democrat Party.)

 

To: mandaladon

I’m not getting all set up for anything involving Trey Gowdy.
Those days are over.

7 posted on ‎5‎/‎20‎/‎2016‎ ‎7‎:‎05‎:‎10‎ ‎PM by lee martell

“Why don’t we stop fooling ourselves?
The game is over, over, over.
No good times, no bad times
There’s no times at all, just the New York Times.”

 

To: mandaladon

 

He endorsed Jeb first. Expect him to clear Hillary just in time for the convention.

9 posted on 5‎/‎20‎/‎2016‎ ‎7‎:‎05‎:‎29‎ ‎PM by proust (Texans for Trump!)

Is the bloom truly off the rose?

I’m not holding my breath that anything will come of this ‘report’. It has been 4 long years of a giant nothing-burger from Gowdy.

18 posted on 5‎/‎20‎/‎2016‎ ‎7‎:‎24‎:‎47‎ ‎PM by Jenny217

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Today on Tommy T’s Obsession with the Freeperati – trouble in paradise edition

Well, wouldn’t ya know it. The loading dock has been pretty empty of late – the occasional drop-off of a single barrel of interesting Freepitude, but mostly just Jim Rob’s endless whimpering for more money so he can get new batteries for his Hoveround.

The Trump / Cruz wars are over, the Freeperati have disowned all of their former media heroes, and the election year purges won’t start for another month or so yet.  BOR-ING!!

I guess it’s a good time to take the airlock doors off the iso chamber and give everything a good going…….

WAITAMINNIT !

Trump: Muslim Ban ‘Just A Suggestion’

Trump: Muslim Ban ‘Just A Suggestion’
CNN ^ | 05/12/2016 | David Wright

Posted on ‎5‎/‎12‎/‎2016‎ ‎2‎:‎55‎:‎23‎ ‎PM by Cyberman

Donald Trump, who issued a December press release “calling for a total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States,” said Wednesday such a ban “hasn’t been called for yet” and it was “only a suggestion.”

It’s the latest lightning-speed evolution for the real estate tycoon as he pivots from the provocateur who upended the Republican primary to a general election candidate….

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Trump: Muslim Ban ‘Just A Suggestion’

It’s like deja vu all over again….

1 posted on 5‎/‎12‎/‎2016‎ ‎2‎:‎55‎:‎23‎ ‎PM by Cyberman
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To: Cyberman
Oh, no..!

THIS IS BAD.

2 posted on 5‎/‎12‎/‎2016‎ ‎2‎:‎56‎:‎43‎ ‎PM by gaijin

Depends on your point of view, I suppose…
To: Cyberman
OH BOY here goes Clinton News Network at play again…

WARNING!!! WARNING!!! WARNING!!!

Do not believe anything you read from CNN…they support Hillary and Hillary only and her ilk….

Yeah! If there was only some reputable right-wing news source to debunk this!

Trump: Save America…

Hillary: Screw America…

5 posted on 5‎/‎12‎/‎2016‎ ‎2‎:‎59‎:‎17‎ ‎PM by HarleyLady27 (‘THE FORCE AWAKENS!!!’ Trump; Trump; Trump; Trump; 100%)

Yes, but do you support Trump?
To: Cyberman

 

Is the Wall also a suggestion ?

19 posted on 5‎/‎12‎/‎2016‎ ‎3‎:‎07‎:‎05‎ ‎PM by libh8er

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To: jwalsh07

 

Alle Muzzies raus

21 posted on ‎5‎/‎12‎/‎2016‎ ‎3‎:‎07‎:‎36‎ ‎PM by 353FMG

You know, they’re not even pretending any more.

More exciting reactions to the new dolchstosslegende, nach der falte in dem artikel !

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Today on Tommy T’s Obsession with the Freeperati – “everything must go” edition

Good morning, everyone! I promised some oldies, but first – a nugget of absolute pure Freepitude:

In a thread about Dead Breitbart’s assertion that The Darnold didn’t REALLY say what he said:

Donald Trump Corrects the Record: Media Proposed Muslim Database, Not Me
Breitbart ^ | 11/20/15 | Charlie Sperring

Posted on ‎11‎/‎20‎/‎2015‎ ‎1‎:‎47‎:‎54‎ ‎PM by BigEdLB

Donald Trump corrected reports from the media suggesting that he actually wanted a government database for all Muslim Americans to be registered in order to stop terrorism.

“I didn’t suggest a database , a reporter did”, he wrote on Twitter moments ago. “We must defeat Islamic terrorism and have surveillance, including a watch list, to protect America.”

The media spent most of the day reacting to Trump’s positive reaction to a question posed by reporters as to whether he supported a plan to register American Muslims.

1 posted on 11‎/‎20‎/‎2015‎ ‎1‎:‎47‎:‎54‎ ‎PM by BigEdLB

….which he positively did!

Let the spin begin!

DiogenesLamp (which has apparently gone out) is furious. At Trump? No, for some reason, at the Democrat Propaganda Agents (another good band name, BTW) :

To: BigEdLB

Donald Trump Corrects the Record: Media Proposed Muslim Database, Not Me

Democrat Propaganda agents were criminally lying again? They need to be brought up on Federal Election Commission charges for attempting to tamper with an election by deliberately promulgating known falsehoods.

We need to hammer these media bastards every chance we get. We need to be working on ways to put these Democrat agents in prison for election tampering.

4 posted on 11‎/‎20‎/‎2015‎ ‎1‎:‎56‎:‎31‎ ‎PM by DiogenesLamp (“of parents owing allegiance to no other sovereignty.”)
Then, “GrandJediMasterYoda”
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warns of another subversive truth-teller :
To: DiogenesLamp

 

I wrote to Trump on Twitter yesterday saying that same exact thing and also asked him to considering suing. This is outrageous where the media can just make stuff up like this then spread it like wildfire throughout social media. That idiot George Takei yesterday spread that story yesterday…This is was on Facebook, so I wrote him and told him “Calm down old man, you’ve been scammed” That guy has I believe 9 million followers, so that’s a potential 9 million people that saw that false story. This stuff ain’t no joke, this is absolute pure slander what they are doing to Trump.

Yes here is what he wrote………

George Takei
22 hrs
In an interview, Donald Trump refused to rule out requiring all Muslims to carry special religious identification, or to rule out warrantless searches of their homes and places of worship. Said Trump, “We’re going to have to do things that we never did before. We’re going to have to do certain things that were frankly unthinkable a year ago.” Many recall, with horror, how Jews were forced to wear special religious identification in Nazi Germany—a yellow star of David. In the U.S., my own family, and over a hundred thousand other Japanese Americans, were tagged like mere pieces of luggage, with no charges, with no trial, with no due process, before they shipped us off to prison camps.
Mr. Trump, unto my last dying breath, I shall oppose this madness. I shall continue to speak out, whether on social media or from our stage in Allegiance on Bway, against the dangers of racial or religious profiling and its dehumanizing effect. Yours is the first step toward the destruction of all we hold dear, and to that I and all good people must say, “Never again, never again, never, never, never again.”

18 posted on 11‎/‎20‎/‎2015‎ ‎2‎:‎10‎:‎50‎ ‎PM by GrandJediMasterYoda (B. Hussein Obama: 20 acts of Treason and counting.)

And this prompts the aforementioned nugget of perfect Freepitude :
To: GrandJediMasterYoda; All
George, you should be glad that you and your people WERE shipped off to those detainment camps because America was so pissed off with your ancestral warlords in Japan, that your safety and the safety of your family and friends could not be guaranteed in the post-Pearl Harbor world of 1941+.
The only possible complaint you might have, would be if you would admit or confirm that it was in your own detainment camp that you were first introduced to the homosexual practice of sucking d–k. If you were coerced into being a peter puffer, you might even today, have a claim against the U.S. government. But as for this 21st century threat of Islamofascism from ISIS and their ideological brethren, you DO realize don’t you, that if they did manage to take over our Nation and institute sharia law, that YOU and your sexual ilk would be among the first ones to be decapitated in the name of ‘allah’, have you thought about that?
Get back to me on that.

Wait for it….

PS – Captain Sulu would NEVER suck d–k!

36 posted on 11/20/2015, 3:08:59 PM by mkjessup (Trump & Cruz are the ONLY candidates to which we can trust America’s security.)

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Today on Tommy T’s Obsession with the Freeperati – Dance Of The Commodeians edition

Well, folks – the filters are starting to get clogged up again with body parts from the advocates of The Darnold versus those of Dr. Jonas Sulk.  Time to give them a good blowing out.

Masks ON!  Ready? Let’s go!

WHAT? Trump Says Ben Carson is Sort of Like a Child Molester!
Truth Revolt ^ | 11/12/15 | Caleb Howe

Posted on ‎11‎/‎12‎/‎2015‎ ‎8‎:‎29‎:‎36‎ ‎PM by markomalley

On CNN today, Donald Trump had another moment that is sure to haunt news and social media for days, when he made a comparison between Dr. Ben Carson and child molesters:

He said he’s pathological, somebody said he’s got pathological disease, other people said he said in the book, I haven’t seen it but I know it’s in the book that he’s got a pathological temper or temperament. That’s a big problem because you don’t cure that. That’s like, you know, I could say, they say you don’t cure, as an example, child molester. You don’t cure these people. You don’t cure a child molester. There’s no cure for it. Pathological, there’s no cure for that.

Trump added “I’m not saying anything, I’m not saying anything other than pathological is a very serious disease,” but he was arguably well past the point of no return by then. Trump supporter Jeffrey Lord was on later to discuss the comment and said the Trump just “reached out for something that he thought was pathological.”

Yes, well .. reach better, guy. When a CNBC moderator made a comic book comparison with Trump, the Donald and his fans were outraged. Imagine if that moderator had said this about Trump.

The option they are giving us is that either Trump is too dumb to know comparing pediatric brain surgeon Dr. Carson to a child molester would be outrageous and go viral, or he knew that’s exactly what would happen and maliciously made the comparison. That’s what we’re left with. Dumb or malicious.

Unless you want to chose both.

1 posted on ‎11‎/‎12‎/‎2015‎ ‎8‎:‎29‎:‎36‎ ‎PM by markomalley

I’m going out on a limb here and saying that “markomalley” is on Dr. Sulk’s team.

To: markomalley
Uncomfortable.

…if undeniably accurate..

I suspect Trump did not accidentally let this slip. He doesn’t typically make such errors.

A shot over the bow?

2 posted on ‎11‎/‎12‎/‎2015‎ ‎8‎:‎36‎:‎38‎ ‎PM by Mariner (War Criminal #18 – Be The Leaderless Resistance)

More like a kick in the crotch.
“Carry_Okie” makes an interesting observation:
To: markomalley

Ronald Reagan would never have stooped so low.

4 posted on ‎11‎/‎12‎/‎2015‎ ‎8‎:‎39‎:‎49‎ ‎PM by Carry_Okie (Dupes for Donald, Chumps for Trump)

(note his sig line)
My fave, “editor-surveyor” hates him some Trump:
To: Carry_Okie

This isn’t Ron Reagan we’re talking about…

Its Ronald McDonald.

77 posted on 11‎/‎13‎/‎2015‎ ‎12‎:‎16‎:‎01‎ ‎AM by editor-surveyor (Freepers: Not as smart as I’d hoped they’d be)

Heh.
TrumpRonald
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More after the Happy Meal…

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Today on Tommy T’s Obsession with the Freeperati – you’re no Carson of mine edition

Wow, constant readers – the Ben Carson campaign has really blown up in recent days.

And by “blown up” I mean:

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Let’s look at how the pyramid scheme played out in Freeperville, shall we?

Carson on the defensive over claims of past violence, pyramids
Politico ^ | 11/5/15 | NICK GASS

Posted on 11‎/‎5‎/‎2015‎ ‎7‎:‎01‎:‎55‎ ‎PM by jimbo123

Ben Carson was put on the defensive on Thursday, with reporters pressing him about a series of reports that have sprung up questioning the factual accuracy of his past statements.

As Carson has gained in the polls, so has media scrutiny of the 64-year-old retired pediatric neurosurgeon and Republican presidential candidate, whose past and present statements have drawn no shortage of curiosity and interest.

On Thursday, during a stop on his book tour, Carson was pressed on everything from a report that questioned past claims of his physical violence toward others, an interview in which he appeared to struggle with the complexities of Cuban immigration policy in South Florida, and a rediscovered past speech in which he expressed his belief that the Great Pyramids of Giza were constructed by the biblical figure Joseph to store grain, not pharoahs’ tombs.

A CNN reporter in particular tried to pry more details out of Carson after the network published a report titled “A tale of two Carsons” in which it could not corroborate the candidate’s past claims in his books that he had acted violently in his childhood and adolescence toward his family and others – claims that are part of Carson’s narrative of personal redemption.

Asked to be more specific about when the incidents occurred, Carson listed them in detail. “One of the ones where I threw a rock and broke someone’s glasses, that occurred when I was maybe about 7 or 8, the stabbing, attempted stabbing incident occurred when I was 13 or 14, the – what’s another incident? Give me another one,” Carson asked a scrum of media on CNN in Miami during a book signing tour. “Trying to hit my mom in the head with a hammer? That was around the same time as the stabbing incident.”

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FreeperCarson

“Trying to hit my mom in the head with a hammer? That was around the same time as the stabbing incident.”

1 posted on 11‎/‎5‎/‎2015‎ ‎7‎:‎01‎:‎55‎ ‎PM by jimbo123
The first two posts are usually a good indicator of how the thread’s going to go:
To: jimbo123

He should announce that he “once shot a man just for snoring”…

2 posted on ‎11‎/‎5‎/‎2015‎ ‎7‎:‎04‎:‎35‎ ‎PM by WayneS (Yeah, it’s probably sarcasm…)

To: jimbo123
The stuff about a violent youth seems now to have been puffery to sell his book. The pyramid stuff is just wierd. And I hear his main man is not a “campaign manager” but a “business manager.” What up widdat? Is he just in it for the money?
3 posted on 11‎/‎5‎/‎2015‎ ‎7‎:‎05‎:‎20‎ ‎PM by hinckley buzzard
The preceding post was brought to you by the letters “D”, “U”, and “H”.
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And make that the first THREE posts:
To: jimbo123

I shouldn’t be remotely surprised, but I am, at how many people on the right are making excuses for this insanity.

If Trunp cam out and said Aliens make Pepsi cans by crocheting aluminium wire in zero gravity, or Cruz expressed belief that Northern Pike were descended from Hymalian Yeti, They would get crucified by each other and everyone else. But this buy, BECAUSE HE’S BLACK, gets kid glove treatment By people supposedly on THE RIGHT.

4 posted on 11‎/‎5‎/‎2015‎ ‎7‎:‎10‎:‎28‎ ‎PM by Norm Lenhart (Existential Cage Theory – Embrace it)

Black privilege?
You’re soaking in it!
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Today on Tommy T’s Obsession with the Freeperati – Halloweenies edition

Just when you thought that weenies couldn’t be filled with anything more disgusting…

Scratch a Freeper – find an apparatchik.

“Throw another Russian on the fire, boys.”

Coming Out Could Mean Jail Time in Russia
TakePart ^ | OCT 26, 2015 | Rebecca McCray

Posted on ‎10‎/‎26‎/‎2015‎ ‎8‎:‎58‎:‎49‎ ‎PM by MinorityRepublican

Conservative lawmakers in Russia are considering amending an already controversial two-year-old article that punishes individuals who “propagate homosexuality” to children. The amendment to this article would make publicly coming out as gay an administrative violation punishable by up to 15 days in jail or a fine of 5,000 rubles, which amounts to about $80.

1 posted on 10‎/‎26‎/‎2015‎ ‎8‎:‎58‎:‎49‎ ‎PM by MinorityRepublican

Now bear in mind that Freepers hate Russia because it’s full of commies and totalitarian bad guys. I don’t mean hate as in “I hate it when my toast is cold”, I mean hate as in: “I hate you and hope you die horribly!”

To: MinorityRepublican

This is wrong.

They should be treated for the mental disease they have.

2 posted on 10‎/‎26‎/‎2015‎ ‎9‎:‎01‎:‎47‎ ‎PM by freedumb2003 (Don’t mistake my silence for ignorance, my calmness for acceptance, or my kindness for weakness)

They tried that already.
Didn’t work.

PUBLIC DM ORIGINALS 31/05/2003 (P43) 1933 STALIN SLAVE LABOUR CAMP

To: MinorityRepublican

Good for Russia.

Ja DA, tovarisch!

Those with nasty habits will not be marketing the vile behavior to others other than their perversion partner. What they keep private won’t get them in trouble.

8 posted on 10‎/‎26‎/‎2015‎ ‎9‎:‎27‎:‎24‎ ‎PM by The Ghost of FReepers Past (Woe unto them that call evil good, and good evil; that put darkness for light….. Isaiah 5:20)

To: freedumb2003

I think I’ll pop some popcorn, grab a beer, throw another fagot on the fire, and watch this thread.

11 posted on ‎10‎/‎26‎/‎2015‎ ‎10‎:‎00‎:‎24‎ ‎PM by Navy Patriot (America, a Rule of Mob nation)

You guys know I never miss a chance to post this:
To: All

Seems like every week lately, Russia is a better run country than our dear Republic. It’s nice to see a government treat homosexuality as the mental illness it is.

24 posted on 10‎/‎27‎/‎2015‎ ‎2‎:‎44‎:‎57‎ ‎AM by nightowl_jg

You could always emigrate…
To: freedumb2003
It’s just good to see someone in this whole wide world with some moral integrity.
26 posted on 10‎/‎27‎/‎2015‎ ‎7‎:‎08‎:‎21‎ ‎AM by redfreedom (Voting for the lesser of two evils is still voting for evil.)
Folks, I think we’ve hit peak cognitive dissonance here.
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Today on Tommy T’s Obsession with the Freeperati – Sneaker of the Louse edition

Dang.

Boehner’s bitten the big bananna, and the Freedumb Cacusasians are finally in the driver’s seat!

Or are they?

Freedom Caucus Balks at Paul Ryan, Refuses to Endorse
breitbart.com ^ | 21 Oct 2015 | Matthew Boyle

Posted on 10/21/2015, 9:45:20 PM by 867V309

Since Ryan has failed to achieve the Freedom Caucus endorsement, the question now becomes if he will stick to his promise and drop out of contention for the Speakership.

“No,” Ryan’s spokesman Brendan Buck told Breitbart News earlier on Wednesday when asked if Ryan would follow through with a Speakership bid without an official House Freedom Caucus endorsement.

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Keep a promise? Don’t hold your breath.
1 posted on 10/21/2015, 9:45:20 PM by 867V309
Oh, by all means – hold your breath,
To: 867V309

Muey(sic) bueno, as Lyin’ Ryan would say after amnesty.

8 posted on 10/21/2015, 9:53:36 PM by Fungi

“Lyin’ Ryan”….now where have I heard that term before?
Oh yes – from the Democrats, in the last election!
RyanLyin
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Are Freepers morphing into Dems?
To: 867V309

Breitbart has become a clickbait whore dead clickbait whore much like The Blaze.

Couldn’t get to the story.

Too bad.

11 posted on 10/21/2015, 9:55:37 PM by ButThreeLeftsDo (Plea$e $upport Free Republic.)

FIFY.
To: 867V309

Ryan is the best thing that has happened to the Republican party since Reagan…..to hell with the freedom nitwits.

17 posted on 10/21/2015, 10:31:26 PM by terycarl (COMMON SENSE PREVAILS OVERALL!!)

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To: terycarl

“Ryan is the best thing that has happened to the Republican party since Reagan”

You need to see a doctor. Quick. There’s not much time.

23 posted on 10/21/2015, 11:20:27 PM by Mariner (War Criminal #18 – Be The Leaderless Resistance)
To: terycarl

What??? You really love your liberal, open borders traitors, don’t you?

27 posted on 10/22/2015, 12:10:26 AM by CrimsonTidegirl

That’s lyin’ liberal, open borders traitors, thank you very much.
To: 867V309

I’ll concede I was dead wrong in my prediction they would fold.I’m genuinely and pleasantly surprised.

22 posted on 10/21/2015, 11:17:29 PM by Mariner (War Criminal #18 – Be The Leaderless Resistance)
You know what’s coming up, don’t you?

Freedom Caucus Majority Backs Paul Ryan for House Speaker NY Times ^ | 10-21-15 | DAVID M. HERSZENHORN and EMMARIE HUETTEMAN Posted on 10/21/2015, 10:53:26 PM by afraidfortherepublic

A strong majority of anti-establishment conservatives in the House Freedom Caucus voted on Wednesday night to support Representative Paul D. Ryan of Wisconsin for House speaker, assuring that he will have the votes to secure the post next week and averting a leadership crisis for Republicans.

Mr. Ryan indicated that he was prepared to seize the gavel and try to bring unity to his party, which has been riven over how House leaders exert authority over members. That fight had become so bitter that it forced the resignation of Speaker John A. Boehner and derailed the candidacy of the majority leader, Representative Kevin McCarthy, to replace him.

“I’m grateful for the support of a supermajority of the House Freedom Caucus,” Mr. Ryan said in a statement, referring to the two-thirds vote he received.

The apparent coalescing of support behind Mr. Ryan, 45, comes at a critical moment for Congress, with votes expected to begin as soon as next week over raising the government’s borrowing authority, the first of several pressing fiscal matters.

1 posted on 10/21/2015, 10:53:26 PM by afraidfortherepublic
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To: afraidfortherepublic

Then I guess the Freedom Caucus isn’t all that conservative.

3 posted on 10/21/2015, 10:57:08 PM by fatnotlazy

To: afraidfortherepublic

next under the FR bus; the freedom caucus.

4 posted on 10/21/2015, 10:58:15 PM by JohnBrowdie (http://forum.stink-eye.net)

You know, Freepers – it’s getting REALLY crowded under there.
Just sayin’….
And then, just when the Freeperati are sinking into their well-deserved depression, one of their own pours gasoline on the fire – right after this non-commercial break!
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Today on Tommy T’s Obsession with the Freeperati – “That was Zen, this is Meow” edition

Morning, everyone!

If haven’t yet gotten on the First Draft anthology/fundraiser  kickstarter train yet, please consider getting a ticket.

A decade of Ms. A, Adrastos, Jude, Michael F, Doc, Holden, Scout, and some jerk with a low sense of humour and love of memes – such a DEAL!

OK – the shill is gone – on to the iso room for a little housekeeping!

AirlockDoor

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Then :

Pelosi Intrudes Into Wayne’s World

by Wayne Simmons

As I reflect back over the 27 years I spent hunting terrorists and those supporting them on virtually every continent in the world, I can’t help but wonder how my case officer would react today if he was alive to watch the Speaker of the House of the Congress of the United States attack and attempt to dismantle the CIA, the single most important intelligence agency in the world.

In 1975, I watched the Church Committee decimate the CIA’s human intelligence — “humint” — capabilities. As a result, for over 25 years the U.S. was subjected to brutal, deadly attacks by Islamic terrorists at our bases and embassies around the world and on the high seas.  This did not seem to alarm anyone other than those of us with the CIA and FBI until the Islamic terrorists drove jets into the World Trade Center towers on September 11, 2001. Only then did Congress want to know why the CIA and other U.S. intelligence agencies did not or could not foresee the attack that killed almost 3,000 people.

Nancy Pelosi, who I suggested was a “pathological liar” on the Fox News Channel 4 months ago, told reporters in May that she had not been informed that waterboarding was used against terrorism suspects (though she finally acknowledged she had been briefed in at least 2003).

That was, of course, despite the fact that the CIA compiled, the DNI released, and HUMAN EVENTS broke the story of the memo that showed Pelosi had been briefed on September 4, 2002 which “enhanced interrogation techniques” — which we know included waterboarding — had been used on Abu Zubaydeh.

It is exhausting just trying to keep up with Pelosi’s stories

…and NOW :

Wayne Simmons, recurring Fox News guest, charged with lying about CIA ties
WYFF4, CNN ^ | Oct 15, 2015 | Dylan Byers

Posted on ‎10‎/‎15‎/‎2015‎ ‎4‎:‎47‎:‎26‎ ‎PM by familyop

Simmons is accused of falsely claiming that he worked as an “outside paramilitary special operations officer” for the CIA from 1973 to 2000. On Fox, this was often shortened to “former CIA operative.” He was also indicted for using that false claim to gain government security clearances and an assignment as a defense contractor, where he advised senior military personnel overseas…If convicted, he could face up to 35 years in prison…Fox’s web site lists dozens of appearances and quotes, usually labeling him a former CIA “operative,” “analyst” or “officer.”…The U.S. Attorney’s Office said that along with the CIA-related fraud, “the indictment also alleges that Simmons defrauded an individual victim out of approximately $125,000 in connection with a bogus real estate investment.”

Oops.

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He also falsely equated Russia with the U.S.A. in his rants about the War on Terror. How many more “analysts” will they scrape up? Stay tuned!
1 posted on ‎10‎/‎15‎/‎2015‎ ‎4‎:‎47‎:‎27‎ ‎PM by familyop
If by “they”, you mean FOX news, the end is listless.
To: familyop
They also kept Mansoor Ijaz around long after it became clear he was simply making his reports up.And don’t even get me started about Geraldo Rivera.

2 posted on 10‎/‎15‎/‎2015‎ ‎4‎:‎51‎:‎05‎ ‎PM by SeeSharp
The obvious answer? Cut your own throat with Occam’s Razor!
To: familyop

Accusations coming from Obama’s DOJ bear scrutiny for motive, going against a Fox News analysis(sic).

3 posted on 10‎/‎15‎/‎2015‎ ‎4‎:‎51‎:‎37‎ ‎PM by AU72

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Couldn’t have said it better myself.
To: familyop

As always, should you or any of your IM force be caught or killed, the Secretary will disavow any knowledge of your actions. Good luck, Jim (Wayne).

25 posted on 10‎/‎15‎/‎2015‎ ‎5‎:‎44‎:‎33‎ ‎PM by No One Special

TinfoilConspiracy
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Freepers – how can you possibly turn this embarrassment around??
To: SeeSharp
OMG!! Mansoor Ijaz was a FAke??? I always kind of liked him and wondered what became of him!Lesson….NEVER trust a Muslim.

30 posted on ‎10‎/‎15‎/‎2015‎ ‎5‎:‎59‎:‎02‎ ‎PM by Ann Archy (ABORTION……. The HUMAN Sacrifice to the god of Convenience.)
Dang – that was a close one!
More after the covert op.

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Today on Tommy T’s Obsession with the Freeperati – monster mash-up edition

OK, folks – I’m still overwhelmed with aging barrels of Freepitude to dispose of, but we’ll start with a new one, then jump to the back of the Gohmert pile.

First up – long-lasting Boehner!

Breaking: John Boehner has agreed to stay on as Speaker
Fox News ^ | 10/8/2015 | Bret Baier

Posted on ‎10‎/‎8‎/‎2015‎ ‎8‎:‎25‎:‎48‎ ‎PM by VictoryGal

Having Talked to several senior aides on Capitol Hill (along with Chris Stirewalt and his sources on the Hill tied to the leadership) here is the picture that is beginning to form.

Speaker John Boehner has agreed to stay on as Speaker–not just until the Caucus nominates someone –but, until that person can confirm 218 votes on the House floor (needed to take the Speaker’s gavel). Short of that – Boehner will stay on for the rest of this Congress and steer legislation that is pending.

And now, ladies and gentlemen, I present to you – a Free Republic FIRST!

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That’s right, folks – this is the comment made by the OP, not in response to the OP.

Usually they get a comment or two in before mods have to start yanking shit.

ModeratorKitteh

And now for the exploding head parade!

To: VictoryGal

So he quit. But, when he can’t get his chosen successor, he un-quit?

4 posted on 10‎/‎8‎/‎2015‎ ‎8‎:‎27‎:‎49‎ ‎PM by Jet Jaguar

To: VictoryGal

@#$%^&*!

But, seriously, WHO didn’t see this one coming?

Down Fifth Avenue. Naked. Leading a Clown Parade.

We’re So Screwed.

8 posted on 10‎/‎8‎/‎2015‎ ‎8‎:‎29‎:‎04‎ ‎PM by Diana in Wisconsin (I don’t have ‘Hobbies.’ I’m developing a robust Post-Apocalyptic skill set…)

To: 100American

A slut by any other name.

11 posted on 10‎/‎8‎/‎2015‎ ‎8‎:‎31‎:‎21‎ ‎PM by stocksthatgoup (http://www.nytimes.com/2015/10/09/business/dealbook/imf-economies-lima-china-turkey-brazil.html)

To: VictoryGal

Great. More days in hell for all of us.

12 posted on 10‎/‎8‎/‎2015‎ ‎8‎:‎32‎:‎25‎ ‎PM by dragonblustar (Philippians 2:10

To: proust

I’m so excited I could just sh*t!!

114 posted on 10‎/‎9‎/‎2015‎ ‎5‎:‎54‎:‎45‎ ‎PM by dearolddad (/i>)

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To: proust

ARE YOU EFFING KIDDING ME

JEEBUS H. CHRISTMAS, WHERE IS CIRRHOSIS OF THE LIVER WHEN YOU NEED IT

118 posted on 10‎/‎10‎/‎2015‎ ‎1‎:‎00‎:‎19‎ ‎PM by Lazamataz (Ok. We won’t call them ‘Anchor Babies’. From now on, we shall call them ‘Fetal Grappling Hooks’.)
 
Older stuff after the C4 nasal spray…

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Today on Tommy T’s Obsession with the Freeperati – derpity-doo edition

Morning, everyone!

The derp continues to pile up in the home of the herp and the land of the Freep. I tried shoveling it into one big pile, but the bucket on the front-end loader sizzled, then fell off.

Observe:

National poll: Trump at 32%
Twitter ^ | 09/22/2015 | Morning Joe

Posted on ‎9‎/‎22‎/‎2015‎ ‎10‎:‎07‎:‎02‎ ‎PM by ScottWalkerForPresident2016

Graham: 0%
Jindal: 0%
Pataki: 0%
Santorum: 0%Somebody get the cane and pull these losers off the stage.

1 posted on 9‎/‎22‎/‎2015‎ ‎10‎:‎07‎:‎02‎ ‎PM by ScottWalkerForPresident2016
Analysis?
To: ScottWalkerForPresident2016

I can’t believed(sic) plastic Carly is ahead of Cruz and Rubio. I’m not a huge fan of Marcos, but he did have a good debate and is very knowledgeable on foreign affairs. Cruz is the master on the Constitution. I hope people wake up soon enough to the fakery that is Carly Fiorina.

4 posted on 9‎/‎22‎/‎2015‎ ‎10‎:‎10‎:‎24‎ ‎PM by Catsrus (Trump/Cruz – the only 2 worth voting for. I callz ’em as I seez ’em.)

Herp.
To: ScottWalkerForPresident2016
Reported by MSLSD. I’ll wait ‘till I believe the source.
5 posted on ‎9‎/‎22‎/‎2015‎ ‎10‎:‎12‎:‎29‎ ‎PM by Fungi
Needs moar acronyms.
To: Forward the Light BrigadeDT and BC are not PC. That’s what it’s about.

They have backbone and they don’t bend over and apologize.

And Freud is STILL on vacation.

So refreshing to see.

15 posted on ‎9‎/‎22‎/‎2015‎ ‎10‎:‎28‎:‎27‎ ‎PM by JudyinCanada

A blind squirrel stumbles across an acorn :
To: ScottWalkerForPresident2016

I think Cruz has a personality problem, I can’t figure it. The man is smart as all heck, he should at least be ahead and away from Fiorina

20 posted on 9‎/‎22‎/‎2015‎ ‎10‎:‎49‎:‎08‎ ‎PM by SteveinSATX

To: SteveinSATX

My conservative buddy said he thinks Cruz looks like a rat, with the pointy nose & ears
Maybe that’s his problem. 😛

23 posted on 9‎/‎22‎/‎2015‎ ‎10‎:‎55‎:‎18‎ ‎PM by ResisTyr (“Resistance to tyrants is obedience to God ” ~Thomas Jefferson)

BanHimCruz
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To: SteveinSATXOne guy I work with says Cruz has “stupid face”.

That’s to co-ordinate his facial ensemble with his policies

His voice sounds like Wally Cox.

SLANDER! He actually sounds more like The Beaver

OTOH Trump ain’t no raving beauty his self! ; )

38 posted on 9‎/‎22‎/‎2015‎ ‎11‎:‎42‎:‎00‎ ‎PM by Gasshog (DemoKKKrats: Leaders of the Free Stuff World)

And now – the post of the thread!
To: ScottWalkerForPresident2016

You need to change your name.

17 posted on ‎9‎/‎22‎/‎2015‎ ‎10‎:‎33‎:‎07‎ ‎PM by Gator113 (~~Cruz, OR LOSE~~ Ted Cruz REMAINS the only true Conservative in this race. ~~ just livin’ life~~)

More herp and durp after the unskewed poll…

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Today on Tommy T’s Obsession with the Freeperati – jumping to confusions edition

Good morning, everyone! There’s so much stored-up Freepitude at this point that I’m going to have to open up an annex to store it, and you wouldn’t believe the EPA paperwork on such a thing!

So, let’s start cracking those gently glowing steel canisters open, shall we?

First up – Bomb, bomb, bomb – bomb bomb Ir-ving!

(composite thread)

They do start ’em young…

(no, that’s not the Dallas Morning News article’s headline, just a Freeper trying to be witty.  He did make it half-way there.)

Dallas Morning News ^ | September 16. 2015 | Avi Selk

Posted on ‎9‎/‎16‎/‎2015‎ ‎8‎:‎26‎:‎25‎ ‎AM by ameribbean expat

Ahmed Mohamed — who makes his own radios and repairs his own go-kart — hoped to impress his teachers when he brought a homemade clock to MacArthur High on Monday.

Instead, the school phoned police about Ahmed’s circuit-stuffed pencil case.

So the 14-year-old missed the student council meeting and took a trip in handcuffs to juvenile detention. His clock now sits in an evidence room. Police say they may yet charge him with making a hoax bomb — though they acknowledge he told everyone who would listen that it’s a clock.

In the meantime, Ahmed’s been suspended, his father is upset and the Council on American-Islamic Relations is once again eyeing claims of Islamophobia in Irving.

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Be interesting to know if the kid did this on 9-11.

1 posted on 9‎/‎16‎/‎2015‎ ‎8‎:‎26‎:‎25‎ ‎AM by ameribbean expat
Well, considering that he brought the clock to school on the 14th, I’d say possibly not.
Another muzzie jihadist yute
YoutGFY
testing the waters. Irving (once the home of Texas Stadium) used to be a nice suburb of Dallas. It’s now heavily M&M — Mexican and mooselimb.
1 posted on 9‎/‎16‎/‎2015‎ ‎3‎:‎05‎:‎44‎ ‎AM by re_nortex
To: ameribbean expat

Mohammadan kids… they blow up so fast.

9 posted on ‎9‎/‎16‎/‎2015‎ ‎8‎:‎43‎:‎56‎ ‎AM by fieldmarshaldj (Resist We Much)

To: ameribbean expat

An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of C-4…………………………

12 posted on 9‎/‎16‎/‎2015‎ ‎8‎:‎47‎:‎30‎ ‎AM by Red Badger (READ MY LIPS: NO MORE BUSHES!……………)

To: ameribbean expat
It is a clock, you islamophobic American pigs!

16 posted on 9‎/‎16‎/‎2015‎ ‎8‎:‎52‎:‎20‎ ‎AM by UnwashedPeasant (A slave is one who waits for someone to come and free him.)
OK – anybody else?
To: UnwashedPeasant

Lol!

And when you hear the timer go off , be sure to yell Aloha Snackbar!

23 posted on 9‎/‎16‎/‎2015‎ ‎9‎:‎05‎:‎59‎ ‎AM by silverleaf (Age takes a toll: Please have exact change)

KillYouLast
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A few Freepers try to buck the flow:
To: re_nortex
What if he is just a kid who really does like to tinker with electronics.I seem to recall something called due process……..

7 posted on 9‎/‎16‎/‎2015‎ ‎3‎:‎26‎:‎33‎ ‎AM by Thumper1960 (A modern so-called “Conservative” is a shadow of a wisp of a vertebrate human being.)
To: re_nortex

You sound like an idiot. Didn’t you ever build things when you were a kid? I did.

8 posted on 9‎/‎16‎/‎2015‎ ‎3‎:‎26‎:‎43‎ ‎AM by dinodino

To: re_nortex

So if I’m reseating an IDE cable, I’m fiddling and soldering?

Plus I lost the little stand an iron once had and did let it dangle, I knew the length of cable. Safer than setting it on a desk.

Dude, you’re almost the stereotypical parody jerks like Colbert and Liebowitz like to rail against when they bring up conservatives. Way to to confirm it.

9 posted on 9‎/‎16‎/‎2015‎ ‎3‎:‎28‎:‎18‎ ‎AM by Crazieman (Article V or National Divorce. The only solutions now.)

The startling conclusion to Aloha Snackbar after the movie-bomb countdown clock.

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Today on Tommy T’s Obsession with the Freeperati – gruesome grab-bag edition

Morning, everyone!

Well, I was going to do a bit on the Perd Hapley Bryce Williams shootings, but Ms. A made that superfluous.

So – that leaves us with Trump.

Not trying to say he’s sucking all the air out of things, but he’s sucking the air out of things. Freeperville is no exception. The non-nutjobs have given up for the most part, and the Trumpaholics have taken over. Something horrible was said by The Darnold or reported on?

Good news for Trump!

Former Ku Klux Klan Leader David Duke Throws Support Behind Donald Trump
The Wrap ^ | August 25, 2015 | Itay Hod

Posted on ‎8‎/‎26‎/‎2015‎ ‎1‎:‎03‎:‎22‎ ‎AM by 2ndDivisionVet

Trump is “the best of the lot,” Duke says of GOP frontrunner

GOP frontrunner Donald Trump can count on at least one die-hard fan: former Ku Klux Klan Grand Wizard David Duke.

Self described “racial realist,” Duke, praised Trump during a recent rant during his online radio show, calling the business mogul a “good salesman.”

Duke, who ran unsuccessfully for president as a Democrat in 1988 and later served in the Louisiana House of Representatives, also said he liked Trump because of “the fact that he’s come out on the immigration issue,” adding, “he’s an entrepreneur and he has a good sense of what people want to hear, what they want to buy.”

While Duke admitted Trump’s proposals could be a political ploy to get the nomination, he agreed with the real estate mogul’s policies aimed at mass deportation of undocumented immigrants, calling him “the best of the lot” among the crowded GOP primary field.

After complaining about the “Jewish domination” of the media, Duke said Trump is telling it like it is.

“Trump, he’s really going all out. He’s saying what no other Republicans have said, few conservatives say.”

Trump’s campaign did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

Listen to Duke’s comments on Trump below

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You can’t stop someone from endorsing you. I wouldn’t put it past Karl Rove or someone similar paying Duke to do this.
1 posted on 8‎/‎26‎/‎2015‎ ‎1‎:‎03‎:‎22‎ ‎AM by 2ndDivisionVet
Karl Rove’s fault!
To: re_nortex

He’s simply a liberal.

Of course he is.  “White Power” has been the rallying point for liberals since August 6, 1965.

Like half the country, and doing what liberals do. Mothers, fathers, sons and daughters. Husbands and wives.

Liberals ALL belong in cages for the safety of the human race.

4 posted on ‎8‎/‎26‎/‎2015‎ ‎1‎:‎11‎:‎21‎ ‎AM by Norm Lenhart

He seems nice.
Auschwitz file
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To: Norm Lenhart
Liberals ALL belong in cages for the safety of the human race.Frankly I consider liberals as less than human and, therefore — like you — think it is wise and prudent to secure them in cages and/or detention camps.

7 posted on 8‎/‎26‎/‎2015‎ ‎1‎:‎14‎:‎56‎ ‎AM by re_nortex (DP – that’s what I like about Texas)
Yeah, yeah – we get it.  Untermenschen and all that.  Fuck me Freddy – can’t you nincompoops get through one thread without making Godwin throw up?
To: 2ndDivisionVet

Yes this article seems to be an answer to a question that nobody asked…right out of left field. Maybe next they will hold a seance with Hitler to find out if he likes Trump.

5 posted on ‎8‎/‎26‎/‎2015‎ ‎1‎:‎11‎:‎55‎ ‎AM by cabojoe

Sorry I asked.
To: 2ndDivisionVet

[Trump’s campaign did not immediately respond to a request for comment.]

For once, Team Trump may be stumped.

Should be interesting to see how Team Trump handles this.

They better answer fast, or else the media may smell blood in the water, or wherever.

11 posted on 8‎/‎26‎/‎2015‎ ‎1‎:‎19‎:‎44‎ ‎AM by Vision Thing (“Community Organizer” is a shorter way of saying “Commie Unity Organizer”.)

I see what you did there.
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One Freeper tries to have it both ways, and the cognitive dissonance is like a slow-motion car wreck:
To: 2ndDivisionVet

We’ll be seeing a lot of these ‘he must be a racist’ by association hit pieces in the near future.

But with the excesses of this clown negro regime the danger of a ‘critical mass’ moment exists revealing the so called racists of our distant pass(sic) were absolutely correct on the condition of black culture and their devastating effect on civilized society.

47 posted on 8‎/‎26‎/‎2015‎ ‎6‎:‎22‎:‎24‎ ‎AM by exPBRrat

Thank god you escaped being associated with racism.  That was a close one.
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Of course, “re_nortex” (ah, how I love ya) knows who’s really to blame:
To: Reno89519

Seriously, KKK?As was in the 19th and 20th Centuries, so it remains in the 21st Century:

The Ku Klux Klan is a Democrat outfit!

Um, not since the Southern Strategy, no.  Duke did indeed run as a Democrat in 1975, but failed miserably.

You guys always leave out that he switched to the Republican Party in 1988 and immediately started winning, although his myopia on issues like Da Joos (who for some reason, mostly vote Democratic – perhaps they didn’t get the memo), and drug-testing for welfare recipients (an infamous Republican bette’ noire) and his penchant for raising money and gambling it away brought him down.

They’re on the side of the abortion industry and seek to exterminate Jews

(see above)

and blacks.

Heh.

Their goal is nothing less an all-white America, populated by fellow leftists.

Jesus fuck – have a care you don’t pull a muscle doing those obscene mental gymnastics.

Duke has spoken of his affinity for Russia. Why? Because it’s white — but above all, liberal!

25 posted on 8‎/‎26‎/‎2015‎ ‎1‎:‎41‎:‎37‎ ‎AM by re_nortex (DP – that’s what I like about Texas)

That’s right, sheeple!
Russia, home of oligarchs, the Stasi, political prisons (like the Freeperati think we should be in), persecution of LGBT people, where dissidents are routinely imprisoned and murdered, is a liberal dreamland.
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I’d also like to point out that you guys are the ones routinely jerking off over manly bear-riding man Putin, not us.
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More bullshit after the Duke boys…

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