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Breaking: Did a Radical Daily Kos Reader try to Assassinate Rep. Giffords?
Pundit Press ^ | 1/8/11 | Aurelius

Posted on 01/08/2011 11:52:16 AM PST by therightliveswithus

Today, House Representative Gabrielle Giffords of Arizona was shot in the head while holding a public event in Tucson, Arizona. Another eleven were also shot; Giffords was reportedly shot at "point blank range." Giffords and those shot were then rushed to the hospital.

In the shot term, with few answers out there, the major question arises: who shot Representative Giffords and why? One startling possibility: an angry Daily Kos reader named "BoyBlue" may be behind the shooting.

In a diary written just two days ago, BoyBlue wrote a diary exclaiming that Rep. Giffords was "DEAD to me!" The headline was followed by a rambling diary that contained a passage in which BoyBlue stated that he "shot [himself] in the mouth in a serious suicide attempt" after his same-sex partner left him.

BoyBlue then went on a diatribe against Giffords, writing (with language cleaned up):

"Today, just a little while ago, I saw on Andrea Mitchell Reports (out of the one eye in can still see out of) that Giffords voted AGAINST Nancy Pelosi as our Minority Leader. Rhetorical question: I fought back from my condition and jumped in with both feet to help Gabrielle Giffords for THIS s**t???"

(Excerpt) Read more at punditpress.blogspot.com ...


TOPICS: Politics
KEYWORDS: blueboy; boyblue; dailykos; giffords
Radical liberal
1 posted on 01/08/2011 11:52:16 AM PST by therightliveswithus
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To: therightliveswithus

irresponsible speculation


2 posted on 01/08/2011 12:03:21 PM PST by Flightdeck (If you hear me yell "Eject, Eject, Eject!" the last two will be echos...)
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To: therightliveswithus; Liberty Valance

I think the top suspects:

Mexican Narco Hit Man/boy

blueboy from Kos


3 posted on 01/08/2011 12:06:05 PM PST by GeronL (How DARE you have an opinion!!)
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To: therightliveswithus

I’m thinking it will turn out to be someone like this,, just judging from the deafening silence about the murderer so far. That, or sudden jihad,,she is a Jewish woman.

Prayers,,


4 posted on 01/08/2011 12:07:38 PM PST by DesertRhino (I was standing with a rifle, waiting for soviet paratroopers, but communists just ran for office)
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To: Flightdeck

Agreed.


5 posted on 01/08/2011 12:08:04 PM PST by PzLdr ("The Emperor is not as forgiving as I am" - Darth Vader)
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To: therightliveswithus

Prayers for her recovery and the other people as well.

SHOT two days after voting against Nancy Pelosi.


6 posted on 01/08/2011 12:08:31 PM PST by omega4179 (Quem deus vult perdere, dementat prius)
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To: therightliveswithus

Seems speculative. Rhetoric is one thing. Shooting is another.


7 posted on 01/08/2011 12:11:10 PM PST by Brilliant
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To: therightliveswithus

Got a good chuckle a few minutes ago watching the stream of KOLD TV in Tucson.

One of their reporters said that even though the “national news sources”, and “he had just checked the Huffington Post”, were saying the Congresswoman was dead she was alive and in surgery.


8 posted on 01/08/2011 12:12:24 PM PST by radioone (Proud to be an enemy of Obama)
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To: therightliveswithus

Browsing some of his posts, he does live in Arizona, but seems to be much older than the description of the man they have in custody. But good try, the Facebook search engines must be near meltdown right now.


9 posted on 01/08/2011 12:13:07 PM PST by Vince Ferrer
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To: therightliveswithus

It doesn’t matter. The blame for this will rest on Republicans.


10 posted on 01/08/2011 12:13:15 PM PST by nickcarraway (Repeal Obamacare/Republicare!)
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To: GeronL
I saw the thread that blueboy wrote on DK.

I am pretty sure he will be getting a visit from the FBI.

11 posted on 01/08/2011 12:13:36 PM PST by mware (F-R-E-E, that spells free, Free Republic.com baby.)
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To: therightliveswithus

This act was criminal and deadly. We don’t know if the person was far left, far right, or maybe hearing voices in their head from Satan.
This was not a normal act. We all use the voting booths or peacefully protest to make our points.

This was an abnormal person not associated with any group IMO because no group would condone this behavior (outside of maybe Islam of course).


12 posted on 01/08/2011 12:15:02 PM PST by A CA Guy ( God Bless America, God bless and keep safe our fighting men and women.)
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To: therightliveswithus

This act was criminal and deadly. We don’t know if the person was far left, far right, or maybe hearing voices in their head from Satan.
This was not a normal act. We all use the voting booths or peacefully protest to make our points.

This was an abnormal person not associated with any group IMO because no group would condone this behavior (outside of maybe Islam of course).


13 posted on 01/08/2011 12:16:54 PM PST by A CA Guy ( God Bless America, God bless and keep safe our fighting men and women.)
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To: therightliveswithus

How can someone who can’t even manage to kill himself with a gun to the mouth hit eleven people.


14 posted on 01/08/2011 12:16:54 PM PST by sportutegrl
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To: therightliveswithus

Individuals who are already using this act of violence to advance their political aganeda should be ashamed of themselves.


15 posted on 01/08/2011 12:17:01 PM PST by ez ("Abashed the devil stood and felt how awful goodness is." - Milton, Paradise Lost)
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To: PzLdr

Attn; Feds please get yer heads outa yer axx long enough to close the border and stop kissing illegals axx, then you can stick yer heads back up yer axx where you usually keep it.


16 posted on 01/08/2011 12:21:17 PM PST by Waco (From Seward to Sarah)
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To: therightliveswithus

http://www.facebook.com/people/Joey-Stuart/100001576215375

I am pretty sure this is “BoyBlue” of dailykos, but he posted about an hour ago about the shooting, so I doubt he is the shooter.


17 posted on 01/08/2011 12:23:10 PM PST by stinkerpot65 (Global warming is a Marxist lie.)
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To: nickcarraway

Lefty wack jobs are trying to associate this tragic event with Sarah Palin.

“Sarah Palin has just thrown down the gauntlet with a new site called Take Back The 20, which is aimed at knocking off 20 Democrats who voted for Obamacare in GOP-leaning districts.”

Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/sarah-palin-take-back-the-20-2010-9#ixzz1ATbT795Q

http://www.businessinsider.com/sarah-palin-take-back-the-20-2010-9


18 posted on 01/08/2011 12:24:47 PM PST by KeyLargo
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To: PzLdr

Attn; Feds please get yer heads outa yer axx long enough to close the border and stop kissing illegals axx, then you can stick yer heads back up yer axx where you usually keep it.


19 posted on 01/08/2011 12:25:53 PM PST by Waco (From Seward to Sarah)
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To: therightliveswithus

Isn’t this the typical MO of the radical left? JFK killed by a card-carrying commie, RFK by a muzzie, etc. David Horowitz changed his radical ways when what was left of his best freind Betty VanPatter was pulled out of SF bay with over 50 stab wounds, the handywork of the old Black Panthers he was enamored with. We’ll wait and see, let the moonbats make their crazy accusations, we all know what happens when we ASSume. I’m surprised none of them blamed it on GWB, yet.


20 posted on 01/08/2011 12:27:59 PM PST by Impala64ssa
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To: Flightdeck

Exactly.

This is just as bad as the Secret Service paying a visit to that UFC fighter jokingly saying he wanted to fight Obama next.


21 posted on 01/08/2011 12:30:52 PM PST by Eric Blair 2084 (Beware of the Socialist Government-Academia Grant Junkie-Rich "non-profit"-Liberal Media Complex)
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To: stinkerpot65

We’ll see who it is... it’s possible for someone else to post something on another’s Facebook account if the page was left open.

On his info page on FB:
I am a law school graduate from the University of Arizona. I worked as a paid fundraiser for ONLY the most progressive of the Democrats in my home state of AZ and also CA. I also raise money for a percentage of pay for DFA, DNC, DSCC, and the DCCC, and moveon.org. I’m a VERY committed progressive Democrat and DESPISE conservatives, Republicans and Libertarians. I hope they all die in a fire! If you are a Repug, get the f### off my facebook page!!!

***
Nice.


22 posted on 01/08/2011 12:31:18 PM PST by bootless (Never Forget. Never Again. (PursuingLiberty.com))
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To: therightliveswithus

When this thing broke I was listening to Jamie Colby on my XM Radio covering it for FOX News. All I can say is, this woman is F-ing stupid!

Did you guys listen or watch her interviewing the aid to Giffords? Good grief, Colby was pumping the crap out of her for unverifiable information! You could tell from Bret Bair’s analysis, he was trying to rein her in from speculating. Then these idiots in the media (FOX included) report that this Congresswomen had been killed...ONLY TO REPORT A SHORT TIME LATER THAT SHE WAS IN SURGERY!

These media outlets (including FOX) should be sued!

Our media is an abject joke!


23 posted on 01/08/2011 12:41:00 PM PST by Artcore
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To: therightliveswithus

Insane and irresponsible conjecture.


24 posted on 01/08/2011 12:44:34 PM PST by Vendome (Don't take life so seriously..... You won't live through it anyway.)
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To: sportutegrl
How can someone who can’t even manage to kill himself with a
gun to the mouth hit eleven people.

A few years ago, a guy from MA was involved with a local teacher.
He killed her, her mother, and maybe a coworker of the woman.

IIRC, he shot himself in the head - twice - with a .45, and was still
able to show up the next day be arraigned looking relatively
"well", albeit, in a wheelchair.

25 posted on 01/08/2011 12:48:36 PM PST by Calvin Locke
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To: Flightdeck
irresponsible speculation

Seems to be rampant everywhere in regards to this story.

26 posted on 01/08/2011 12:50:33 PM PST by edpc (It's Kräusened)
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To: therightliveswithus

Kos has pulled the thread ... hope the wayback machine keeps this from being flushed down the memory hole.


27 posted on 01/08/2011 12:55:14 PM PST by NonValueAdded (Palin 2012: don't retreat, just reload)
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To: Flightdeck

http://www.cafepress.com/irregularstates.259675345

Leftist hate speech bumper sticker. Not irresponsible at all. Rational speculation, really, based upon fact and history.


28 posted on 01/08/2011 12:55:40 PM PST by normbal (normbal. socialist occupied Maryland)
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To: nickcarraway
The blame for this will rest on Republicans.

It is just a matter of time before Pelosi announces that it was Bush's fault.

29 posted on 01/08/2011 1:00:07 PM PST by kennedy (I am a Kennedy. Where do I go to claim my Senate seat?)
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To: NonValueAdded

Very plausible. Fox reports the shooter as 22 year old, Jared Laudner.


30 posted on 01/08/2011 1:04:52 PM PST by BigFinn (isa 32:8 But the liberal deviseth liberal things; and by liberal things shall he stand.)
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To: therightliveswithus

From Twitter:

BreakingNews Breaking News

RT @RussertXM_NBC: Federal authorities identify the gunman as Jared Laughner of Arizona, born September 1988

MySpace page of that person has a post including the phrase “goodbye friends”...


31 posted on 01/08/2011 1:05:10 PM PST by Keith in Iowa (FR Class of 1998 | TV News is an oxymoron. | MSNBC = Moonbats Spouting Nothing But Crap.)
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To: BigFinn
Gunman's Favorite books: THE COMMUNIST MANIFESTO

LOL @ Daily Kos, DU, and other Democrats blaming this on the Tea :arty! Epic Fail!

32 posted on 01/08/2011 1:26:43 PM PST by DCBryan1 (FORGET the lawyers...first kill the "journalists". (Die Ritter der Kokosnuss))
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To: A CA Guy

This was an abnormal person not associated with any group IMO because no group would condone this behavior (outside of maybe Islam of course).


Well said and bears repeating as often as needed.


33 posted on 01/08/2011 2:05:16 PM PST by MWestMom (Tread carefully, truth lies here.)
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To: KeyLargo

Why was Palin targeting a Dem who is more conservative than most republicans?


34 posted on 01/08/2011 2:13:57 PM PST by nickcarraway (Repeal Obamacare/Republicare!)
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To: KeyLargo

Only Giffords and Nick Rahall got re-elected.


35 posted on 01/08/2011 2:33:36 PM PST by worst-case scenario (Striving to reach the light)
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To: therightliveswithus

No, the guy in the postings seems to be much older and claims to have donated “thousands” to Gifford’s campaign. Also, there is no mention of a Jared Loughner as having donated to any campaign at opensecrets.org.


36 posted on 01/08/2011 3:40:21 PM PST by Blood of Tyrants (Islam is the religion of Satan and Mohammed was his minion.)
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To: Eric Blair 2084
A freeper recently got a visit from the Secret Service and a neighbor said they told him that the freeper was a person of interest. I think I read that post this week. Don't remember the handle of the poster and didn't look at his other posts but I remember he said he combed through them and didn't see anything that should have elicited that kind of response.

I feel sad today that so many innocent people were harmed by a nutjob.

here are Twitter comments about the nutcase

37 posted on 01/08/2011 5:57:12 PM PST by RummyChick
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