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FreeRepublic | 4/3/07 | Reaganesque

Posted on 04/03/2007 7:24:18 PM PDT by Reaganesque

It is always disappointing to be reminded that there are people in the world who do not like you so much that they are willing to debase themselves and others in order to get their way. We, as conservatives face this from the Left on a day to day basis. But when such action comes from another supposed Conservative, that is truly disappointing.

The posters at DU think nothing of swearing and posting the most filthy, perverted and twisted things about their political rivals. We here at FR are, for the most part, better than that. At least we try to be. Unfortunately, there's always someone who proves that both sides have their ugly side.

I have posted a number of pro-Mitt Romney threads recently as have many others. I discovered this afternoon that several of them have been the victims of childish and down right purile dirty tricks. Now, political dirty tricks are nothing new and nor are they uncommon on either side of the aisle. But some simply cross the line of decency. Such is the case with whomever played their little game of messing with the Keywords on these Pro-Romney threads. Here are four examples:

Romney Tops Republicans in Fundraising
KEYWORDS: ANTICHRIST; CULT; FUNDRAISING; MITTRAPESCHILDREN; ROMNEY; Click to Add Keyword

Why I Think You Should Vote For My Dad
KEYWORDS: 2008; ELECTIONPRESIDENT; ELECTIONS; MITTBEATSHISKIDS; MITTISTHEANTICHRIST; ROMNEY; Click to Add Keyword

Parsing the Polls: Answering the Mormon Question

KEYWORDS: CULT; JOEYSMITHDELUSION; Click to Add Keyword

Romney-Thompson Ticket?

KEYWORDS: ELECTION; FRED; FREDTHOMPSON; MITTISTHEANTICHRIST; ROMNEY; THOMPSON; VP; Click to Add Keyword

People, campaigning can be a hard and painful thing. You have to have a thick skin to run for office and heaven knows, all candidates take their blows, some more than others. But there is such a thing as decency. And this little prank doesn't just cross that line, it obliterates it.

Disagree with the thread? Fine. Present your arguments. You don't like the candidate? Great. Tell me why and make an attempt at intelligent conversation. That's the way this place is supposed to work. But, resorting to such sophomoric, vulgar and quite frankly bigoted childishness is beneath contempt. If you can't manage a reasonable level of maturity, then there's a whole bunch of like minds over at DU you can have fun with.


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To: Registered
FYI, ladies and gentlemen, the poster responsible for the MITTBEATSHISKIDS and MITTISTHEANTICHRIST keywords on the "Why I Think You Should Vote For My Dad" thread is:

nowandlater

801 posted on 04/04/2007 1:16:07 PM PDT by Reaganesque
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To: Ms. AntiFeminazi
I don’t know what to tell you. I know you were accepted because I saw your name on the members list briefly. Keep trying is all I can say. sorry.

I'll try later and ping you one way or the other.

802 posted on 04/04/2007 1:16:07 PM PDT by dirtboy (Duncan Hunter 08/But Fred would also be great)
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To: Elyse
posters were plotting disruption to the FR board on a WA thread on the WA board.

And indeed, there was an uptick of Alcoa stock prices while you posted that.

http://quote.morningstar.com/Quote/Quote.aspx?ticker=AA
803 posted on 04/04/2007 1:16:52 PM PDT by Registered (Politics is the art of the possible)
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To: Hoodlum91

That’s why I want it locked and not deleted.


804 posted on 04/04/2007 1:17:13 PM PDT by Reaganesque
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To: wagglebee
NO HE ISN'T

YES HE IS.

By the way, you and your people do not call the shots, not this time.

805 posted on 04/04/2007 1:17:53 PM PDT by EnquiringMind
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To: EternalVigilance; Reaganesque

EV you can’t harbor that much contempt not to know the keywords were describing the topic of the thread!


806 posted on 04/04/2007 1:18:05 PM PDT by restornu (Accept Nothing Until It Is Verified)
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To: Reaganesque

Thank you. Is that FReeper still active?


807 posted on 04/04/2007 1:19:05 PM PDT by Hoodlum91 (I support global warming.)
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To: indylindy

“Funny thing though, I haven’t even seen Rudy bash anyone for being religious. Could it be he wants their vote?”

I’m sure he wants all the votes he can get, he’s a politician.


808 posted on 04/04/2007 1:19:40 PM PDT by ShandaLear (When somethng is true, one need not lie to prove it.)
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To: nowandlater

Shame on you.


809 posted on 04/04/2007 1:19:50 PM PDT by Registered (Politics is the art of the possible)
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To: Fierce Allegiance; HOTTIEBOY; StarCMC

Fire your sources. They have bad intel. :)


810 posted on 04/04/2007 1:20:35 PM PDT by veronica
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To: Registered

Bull, registered YOU are the liar and liberal here. You said I registered over there. WRONG! One of the members with access tothe inner sanctum lets me use her name. You said I did so to disrupt, WRONG! I said I troll around, not disrupt. Troll around, as in fishing, looking for stuff of interest, not disrupting. Get your facts straight before you lie any more.

I’ve had enough of your lies, LIAR! Be gone.


811 posted on 04/04/2007 1:20:44 PM PDT by Fierce Allegiance (One fish, two fish, I want to go catch bluefish.)
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To: dirtboy

Someone suggested that you have to get your confirmation e-mail before you can log in.


812 posted on 04/04/2007 1:21:09 PM PDT by Ms. AntiFeminazi
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To: Fierce Allegiance

Truth is hurting you isn’t it TROLL.

You are squeeling like a stuck pig.


813 posted on 04/04/2007 1:21:52 PM PDT by Registered (Politics is the art of the possible)
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To: MaryFromMichigan

I missed the part about screen names. I thought he meant identifying real names.

The mods revealing screen names regarding keywords is nothing new as they have done it before.


814 posted on 04/04/2007 1:21:55 PM PDT by streetpreacher (What if you're wrong?)
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To: Registered; All
Oh wah wah wah, don't be such a drama queen, if you don't like it here, as I've said to any poster who suddenly thinks FR isn't for them:
GTF *OUT*!
And spare us the tearful theatrics.
That was totally uncalled for.


It was absolutely called for and I stand by it. If these weak RINO-sisters who can't stand the heat want to head for greener pastures, the sooner the better. The 10.5 percenters on FR who are damned and determined to shove Rudy down the throats of the other 89.5 percent are not going to force feed us their RINO-idol without a fight, and you would be well advised to remember that.
815 posted on 04/04/2007 1:22:09 PM PDT by mkjessup (If Reagan were still with us, he'd ask us to "win one more for the Gipper, vote for Duncan Hunter!")
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To: dirtboy

I don’t know of any constraints on your email.

But I think you have to be notified by the admin that your account is active.


816 posted on 04/04/2007 1:22:29 PM PDT by Corin Stormhands (http://www.virginiaisforrudy.com * http://wardsmythe.com * http://www.rudyblogs.com)
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To: Ms. AntiFeminazi

I’ll check my email later.


817 posted on 04/04/2007 1:22:32 PM PDT by dirtboy (Duncan Hunter 08/But Fred would also be great)
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To: Fierce Allegiance

Wow, parsing words like I haven’t seen since Hillary and Bill! lol

Trolling around does not make one a troll! Sheesh! LOL


818 posted on 04/04/2007 1:22:42 PM PDT by Ms. AntiFeminazi
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To: mkjessup

Excuse me...but YOU are the one trying to shove your opinions down everyone’s throats here....


819 posted on 04/04/2007 1:23:14 PM PDT by auto power
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To: Fierce Allegiance

So are you a paid disruptor or are you doing this because you have a mental illness (Liberal on the brains)?


820 posted on 04/04/2007 1:23:28 PM PDT by Registered (Politics is the art of the possible)
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To: George W. Bush
I consider myself among the fiercest,...

I probably should have said the most foul mouthed. I don't recall you hyperventalating about his sexuality, his cancer, he wife's job, his supporters sexuality, their loyalty, posters religions and other nonsense. If you have, it's counter productive. So many points against Rudy, other candidates just as attractive from the perspective of terror, and the issues get lost in nonsense which simply plays into Rudy's hands.

This thread, for example, isn't about Rudy at all, it's about the characterization of Romney as a child-rapist, a child-beater, and the antichrist. I'd suggest that for an 800 post plus thread, there's way too little condemnation of those tactics.

821 posted on 04/04/2007 1:23:36 PM PDT by SJackson (restoring the Jews to their homeland is a noble dream shared by many Americans, A. Lincoln)
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To: Dead Corpse
I kind of like Thompson, not Tommy, but it being so early there's really no way to tell who will emerge.

Rudy is not "conservative" enough socially for my tastes. Though I do believe he's a good man and doesn't abuse dogs and squirrels. Romney has liberal baggage and won't be able to shake that in the tough days come '08. McCain is literally nuts, so he's out. The rest just seem to be flashes in the old gold pan. Perhaps when they grow up and puberty sets in for them, they may become viable.

822 posted on 04/04/2007 1:23:42 PM PDT by Thumper1960 (Unleash the Dogs of War as a Minority, or perish as a party.)
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To: Ms. AntiFeminazi

It’s all about sex Maf, it always is.


823 posted on 04/04/2007 1:24:10 PM PDT by Registered (Politics is the art of the possible)
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To: zarf; FredHunter08

Makes you wonder Zarfn if he knows what a troll is?

FredHunter08 it not becasue you disagee with some one, it is a person from the left that has tried to blend in here on FR!

I bet the you confused the name Zarf with AMC.... LOL


824 posted on 04/04/2007 1:24:36 PM PDT by restornu (Accept Nothing Until It Is Verified)
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To: dirtboy
I’ll check my email later.

Why later? To postpone the apology due Ivan?
825 posted on 04/04/2007 1:24:53 PM PDT by Registered (Politics is the art of the possible)
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To: ShandaLear

Well that is fine, I guess only FReepers bash Christians and others of faith.

Bashing peoples reigious faith constantly isn’t too good a way to try to bring people around.

Could it be that religion may not be the main reason people might oppose Rudy?


826 posted on 04/04/2007 1:25:27 PM PDT by dforest (Fighting the new liberal Conservatism. The Left foot in the GOP door.)
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To: Registered
It’s all about sex Maf, it always is.

lol, I thought it was always about the $$$...

827 posted on 04/04/2007 1:25:41 PM PDT by Ms. AntiFeminazi
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To: wagglebee

Because the GOP is no longer going to pretend to pay attention to conservatives any more. Fiscal or social.


828 posted on 04/04/2007 1:25:44 PM PDT by redgolum ("God is dead" -- Nietzsche. "Nietzsche is dead" -- God.)
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To: Registered

They are losin’ it...:)


829 posted on 04/04/2007 1:27:01 PM PDT by veronica
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To: Ms. AntiFeminazi
lol, I thought it was always about the $$$...

Either way, FA is an admitted TROLL and should be taken with a grain of salt & watched very carefully!
830 posted on 04/04/2007 1:27:06 PM PDT by Registered (Politics is the art of the possible)
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To: veronica; StarCMC
Fire your sources. They have bad intel. :)

You are a Clown and you know it, I know it, everyone at your anti-FR circus knows it and everyone at TOAK knows it. You ain't hiding from nobody, anti-freep troll.
831 posted on 04/04/2007 1:27:20 PM PDT by HOTTIEBOY (The more people I meet, the more I like my dog.)
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To: Registered
Why later? To postpone the apology due Ivan?

Uh, gee, maybe because I've checked it twice already and nothing is in it?

Switch to decaf...

832 posted on 04/04/2007 1:27:20 PM PDT by dirtboy (Duncan Hunter 08/But Fred would also be great)
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To: Registered

Not a bit. I didn’t lie, you did. I am not a troll. Someone who supports a liberal on a conservative site, and is a member of an ANTI-FREEP site is a troll.


833 posted on 04/04/2007 1:29:46 PM PDT by Fierce Allegiance (One fish, two fish, I want to go catch bluefish.)
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To: HOTTIEBOY; StarCMC
....and everyone at TOAK knows it...

Really.

How interesting. :)

834 posted on 04/04/2007 1:29:54 PM PDT by veronica
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To: George W. Bush
btw, Now, after so long here at FreeRepublic, are you honestly going to pretend that any of this is surprising to you? Those are pretty ordinary views for any FReeper and they always have been., I doubt that. I'd guess that a great many Freepers can recognize that there's a difference between President Hillary and President Rudy. Just as there's a difference between Nancy Pelosi and Steny Hoyer; and John Boehner; Harry Reid and Robert C. Byrd, and Mich McConnell and Trent Lott.

In fact that when it comes to conducting a war, there's a difference between a Republican and Democrat Congress. An issue to be dealt with after the primaries. April is far too soon to concede Rudy a victory.

835 posted on 04/04/2007 1:29:59 PM PDT by SJackson (restoring the Jews to their homeland is a noble dream shared by many Americans, A. Lincoln)
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To: Reaganesque

Yes, I did it. I was angry at other Keywords and some ugly threads being thrown around at Mitt. I wanted to post something outrageous where it would get the notice of the Admins. I already e-mail Jim and others and said I would not do it again and it was done out of anger.


836 posted on 04/04/2007 1:30:29 PM PDT by nowandlater (:()
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To: Fierce Allegiance

You are an admitted TROLL. Can’t rewrite history.

Sucks to be you.


837 posted on 04/04/2007 1:31:44 PM PDT by Registered (Politics is the art of the possible)
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To: Ms. AntiFeminazi
Trolling around does not make one a troll! Sheesh!

Exactly right. I lurk in DU just to see what they say. I have lurked at CP and even had moles that were allowed in the BatCaves. We needed to do this to find out things; to use what they say to expose them for what they really are. ....and it worked.
838 posted on 04/04/2007 1:31:54 PM PDT by HOTTIEBOY (The more people I meet, the more I like my dog.)
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To: Ms. AntiFeminazi

You should try to find out who’s account I use. it’s not one I registered. Muahahaha! Oh yeah, it’s someone you’d least expect, too.

I have some good stuft on you, too, I’ll save.


839 posted on 04/04/2007 1:33:29 PM PDT by Fierce Allegiance (One fish, two fish, I want to go catch bluefish.)
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To: redgolum
Because the GOP is no longer going to pretend to pay attention to conservatives any more. Fiscal or social.

Then the GOP better start looking at the history of the Whigs, because they were destroyed over social issues (slavery).

840 posted on 04/04/2007 1:33:40 PM PDT by wagglebee ("We are ready for the greatest achievements in the history of freedom." -- President Bush, 1/20/05)
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To: Registered

I’m happy with myself, but you know you have to live with beinag a liar and a hypocrite. That would really suck.

Besides, even if I were a troll at an anti-freping site, would that jeopardize my FR posting privileges moreso than being an antifreeper like you?


841 posted on 04/04/2007 1:35:41 PM PDT by Fierce Allegiance (One fish, two fish, I want to go catch bluefish.)
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To: HOTTIEBOY; StarCMC
I would not speak for TOAK if I were you. Cause you are wrong and they don’t deserve to be dragged onto this thread and misrepresented.
842 posted on 04/04/2007 1:35:42 PM PDT by veronica
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To: Fierce Allegiance

Look up.

That’s us looking at you from the hole you are standing in.


843 posted on 04/04/2007 1:35:57 PM PDT by Registered (Politics is the art of the possible)
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To: Corin Stormhands
As for the CPs not hiding in the dark, c'mon. Some of them sure. But there were a lot of ACTIVE FReepers over there not disclosing there identity.

And some of those "ACTIVE FReepers" are not what they seem.

Playing the antifreeper game has been extremely unsuccessful over the years. That's just one reason why.

Something for all of you to think about, huddled in your hidden forums, grumbling over those awful FReepers.
844 posted on 04/04/2007 1:36:13 PM PDT by George W. Bush
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To: FredHunter08; zarf

Clueless FRED, NYC has the leading Consevative talk radio of all across the USA WABC, which has always made me wonder how they stayed # ONE Since the vote is always liberal unless the elections are rigged?


845 posted on 04/04/2007 1:37:06 PM PDT by restornu (Accept Nothing Until It Is Verified)
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To: EnquiringMind
By the way, you and your people do not call the shots, not this time.

Keep dreaming. If Rudy is the nominee, it will destroy the Republican Party and the RINO liberals don't seem to give a damn. You guys are the same ones who back in 1980 said that Reagan could never win.

The only difference between a Rudy presidency and a Hillary presidency is that the GOP will have zero chance of a mid-term comeback in 2010 the way they did in 1994.

846 posted on 04/04/2007 1:37:29 PM PDT by wagglebee ("We are ready for the greatest achievements in the history of freedom." -- President Bush, 1/20/05)
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To: Fierce Allegiance
Besides, even if I were a troll at an anti-freping site, would that jeopardize my FR posting privileges moreso than being an antifreeper like you?

So, were you old enough to vote for Slick when he was elected or will voting for Hillary be your first Clinton vote?
847 posted on 04/04/2007 1:37:40 PM PDT by Registered (Politics is the art of the possible)
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To: Erasmus

Good idea.


848 posted on 04/04/2007 1:38:01 PM PDT by streetpreacher (What if you're wrong?)
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To: George W. Bush
Something for all of you to think about, huddled in your hidden forums, grumbling over those awful FReepers.

Knock yourself out trying to Google up an instance where I've done that.

849 posted on 04/04/2007 1:38:11 PM PDT by Corin Stormhands (http://www.virginiaisforrudy.com * http://wardsmythe.com * http://www.rudyblogs.com)
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To: Fierce Allegiance
You should try to find out who’s account I use.

Scratching head - why? Why would I care about that?

I have some good stuft on you, too, I’ll save.

Post it here.

If I didn't want to be "found out", I wouldn't have registered to post. It's a rule of mine.

850 posted on 04/04/2007 1:38:36 PM PDT by Ms. AntiFeminazi
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