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The Three Steps to Mounting An Attack on Rep. John Boehner
NewsReal Blog ^ | 8/13/2010 | Michael Merritt

Posted on 09/13/2010 7:00:54 PM PDT by MikeMerritt

It’s election season, you’re an administration that’s down on its luck, and it seems like the House of Representatives, currently controlled by your party, will be handed over to the opposition next January. You need some way to prevent that or, at the very least, limit the damage.

How best to accomplish this goal? Attack the opposition party’s members, of course! The more high profile the better, so you should pick Minority Leader John Boehner.

Now you will need to create a hit article. This is a fairly simple thing to do, at least if you’re a Democrat. In fact, it can be boiled down to three easy steps.

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TOPICS: Politics
KEYWORDS: johnboehner; newyorktimes; obamaadministration; robertgibbs
I don't often like to write this, because I think it can be overused, but this is classic Alinsky.
1 posted on 09/13/2010 7:00:59 PM PDT by MikeMerritt
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To: MikeMerritt
Relax. Wew've been all over it here for days already.
2 posted on 09/13/2010 7:02:31 PM PDT by hinckley buzzard
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To: MikeMerritt
Did you know that he (gasp) smokes? (gasp) (gasp)

I bet he drinks (gasp) too.

I heard from a coworker that he has been caught littering too!

3 posted on 09/13/2010 7:08:57 PM PDT by EGPWS (Trust in God, question everyone else)
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To: EGPWS

4 posted on 09/13/2010 7:41:19 PM PDT by Big Bureaucracy
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To: MikeMerritt
The Rats have a problem...we've read the book.
5 posted on 09/13/2010 7:44:45 PM PDT by JPG (Care for another lobster, Mookie? How's your steak? Ready for another triple Stoli/rocks?)
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To: MikeMerritt
Step 1 CBS
Step 2 ABC
Step 3 NBC
Then all the rest pile on, attack success!
6 posted on 09/14/2010 6:04:43 AM PDT by 2001convSVT ("Repeal ObamaCare")
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To: EGPWS

Interesting that Boehner’s smoking is such a negative attribute and Baraq’s isn’t?
Maybe Boehner needs to smoke menthols?


7 posted on 09/14/2010 6:08:20 AM PDT by nascarnation
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