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Ben Shapiro SHREDS Pompous Redcoat Oppressor Piers Morgan
Reaganite Republican ^ | 11 January 2013 | Reaganite Republican

Posted on 01/11/2013 2:08:36 AM PST by Reaganite Republican


Droll, predictable foreign-threat-to-the-Constitution Piers Morgan showed us all once again last night just why he really ought to be put on
the next boat to Blighty when he dismissed America's precious founding document as 'your little book'
to conservative author Ben Shapiro- that's when the Breitbart Editor-at-Large really let clown boy have it.


If you've got 14 minutes sometime this morning- you've GOT to watch this:

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KEYWORDS: banglist; bugger; buggery; cnn; constitution; democrats; guncontrol; guns; mediabias; morgan; piers; piersmorgan; piersmorganbugger; rights; secondamendment; thedailymail; tyranny; unitedkingdom

1 posted on 01/11/2013 2:08:56 AM PST by Reaganite Republican
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To: Reaganite Republican

You realize that Piers is getting the best viewership numbers of his ever-so-brief CNN career with this mess? CNN might even give him a pay-raise for this.


2 posted on 01/11/2013 2:14:24 AM PST by pepsionice
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To: AdvisorB; ken5050; sten; paythefiddler; narses

*** PING ***


3 posted on 01/11/2013 2:56:58 AM PST by Reaganite Republican
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To: Reaganite Republican

Words shred nothing.


4 posted on 01/11/2013 2:57:38 AM PST by Hardraade (http://junipersec.wordpress.com (Vendetta))
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To: Reaganite Republican
The Declaration of Arbroath 1320

"As long as but a hundred of us remain alive, never will we on any conditions be brought under English rule. It is in truth not for glory, nor riches, nor honours that we are fighting, but for freedom — for that alone, which no honest man gives up but with life itself".

5 posted on 01/11/2013 3:12:34 AM PST by SWAMPSNIPER (The Second Amendment, a Matter of Fact, Not a Matter of Opinion)
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To: Reaganite Republican
Pitty Ben missed one very good point. After pushing Pierced Morgan over and over why doesn't he want to ban handguns (click for video link,) Pierced asked Ben "What sort of weapon was used at Aurora?" "What was the weapon used atthe Oregon shopping mall?" "What was the weapon used at Sandy Hook?" "What was the weapon used around Christmas when the Firemen were lured to their deaths in New York?"

At that point I had hoped Ben would have asked Pierced "what was the weaopn used to shoot Gabby Giffords? Your agenda, Pierced, is to ban handguns after you ban the so-called "Assault Weapons."

Otherwise, Ben did a credible job standing up to Nipple Ring.

6 posted on 01/11/2013 3:19:03 AM PST by Yo-Yo (Is the /sarc tag really necessary?)
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To: Reaganite Republican

It’s pointless to argue with someone as stubborn and philosophically alien as Piers Morgan. I’m certain that Mr. Morgan would have continued his vigorous defense of the German gun ban, even as he stood naked under the showerhead and the gas poured in...


7 posted on 01/11/2013 3:51:11 AM PST by dinodino
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To: Reaganite Republican

Piers needs a punch in the throat.


8 posted on 01/11/2013 3:52:51 AM PST by NELSON111
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To: NELSON111

This no so funny clown actually has an audience? It only took me a second of time to place him in the ignore/never watch-listen column.


9 posted on 01/11/2013 4:18:13 AM PST by BTCM (Death and destruction is the only treaty Muslims comprehend.)
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To: Yo-Yo

Well it’s easy to sit here in the calm and think what Shapiro should have said.It isn’t so easy when you are in the hot seat. I think he did a helluva job.

Piers got off on saying that Ben fears his own Government, like that was ridiculous.

Far from ridiculous it is the reason we need guns. Piers said do you really think someday you may need Assault weapons? Hell I think some day we may need tanks and fighter aircraft to protect America from presidents like Barrack Obama who want to give our country to the Globalists and control our citizens with military or his civilian Bownshirts.

Piers the fool saw what happened in Germany the same way we did, he is seeing what happened in Venezuela and Cuba.He might go home and watch what the Muslims are doing at his home.


10 posted on 01/11/2013 4:53:03 AM PST by Venturer
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To: Reaganite Republican
Progressive Wallah issues fat wad against America.

Department of State warns that radical Progressives are rampaging and targeting Americans in Progressive countries. Be advised if you are traveling abroad.

11 posted on 01/11/2013 5:08:33 AM PST by WilliamofCarmichael (If modern America's Man on Horseback is out there, Get on the damn horse already!)
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To: Reaganite Republican
Morgan produces a letter signed by Ronald Reagan, Jimmah Carter and Gerald Ford urging an assault weapons ban. I would point out that Reagan had been diagnosed with Alzheimer's earlier that same year.

Reagan NEVER endorsed any sort of assault weapons ban when he had the power of the presidency! I suggest that the Reagan we knew, loved and respected as president was no longer with us in 1994. It is likely that Nancy put this thing in front of him and urged him to sign it.

12 posted on 01/11/2013 5:29:18 AM PST by Dr. Thorne ("How long, O Lord, holy and true?" - Rev. 6:10)
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To: Reaganite Republican

So the fifty-thousand low information voters that watch this Piers Morgan interview will think he destroyed the right wing extremist.

Seriously, the Brietbart gentleman had it chillingly correct when he remarked on the number of handgun murders: the left wants assault weapons today and handguns next week. It’s nothing to do with the deaths of innocent children or individuals; it’s all about a political agenda that is damnable enough to use any victim regardless of age or gender to promote the agenda. THE END JUSTIFIES THE MEANS.


13 posted on 01/11/2013 5:30:42 AM PST by navymom1
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To: Reaganite Republican
predictable foreign-threat-to-the-Constitution

I wouldn't go that far. I support his first amendment right. That said, he's an idiot.
14 posted on 01/11/2013 5:51:20 AM PST by mmichaels1970
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To: Reaganite Republican

We need to demonstrate this administrations dedication to tyranny and illuminate the evidence supporting that agenda.


15 posted on 01/11/2013 5:58:03 AM PST by G Larry (Which of Obama's policies do you think I'd support if he were white?)
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To: Reaganite Republican; All
Read my tag line....and freep Piers Morgan!

Tape a penny to a recipe-type card, write a pithy comment on the card to anti-American Morgan, put it in an envelope and mail it to Morgan % of CNN (address in my tagline).

A small gesture, but both Morgan and CNN will be agitated when the pennies for Morgan's air fare to London begin to arrive at their TV studio.

It's something to do other than preach to each other, an exercise in futility that's been going on for almost two weeks now.

Leni

16 posted on 01/11/2013 6:08:40 AM PST by MinuteGal (Send a penny NOW to CNN, 1 Time-Warner Center, NY,NY 10019 for "PENNIES FOR LEAVING!" (Piers Morgan))
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To: Venturer
Piers got off on saying that Ben fears his own Government, like that was ridiculous.

Hey Piers, our Founding Fathers feared their own gov't - the one they were responsible for creating.

17 posted on 01/11/2013 6:12:45 AM PST by vbmoneyspender
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To: pepsionice

Oh, of course

But it won’t last, and his show’s a joke...
I could reach a larger audience just yelling out the window


18 posted on 01/11/2013 6:15:24 AM PST by Reaganite Republican
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To: Reaganite Republican

Morgan was incredulous that any rational person would believe that his government would oppress him while simultaneously exhibiting the attitude that enables such a development.


19 posted on 01/11/2013 6:29:33 AM PST by Cincinatus (Omnia relinquit servare Rempublicam)
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To: Reaganite Republican
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20 posted on 01/11/2013 6:31:33 AM PST by RetSignman ("A Republic if you can keep it"....)
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To: Reaganite Republican
Oh, and another thing. I've never watched this creep’s show and I can see from these clips that I never will. He's like O’Reilly — he continually interupts and talks over his guests. A pompous windbag, just like BOR.
21 posted on 01/11/2013 6:32:44 AM PST by Cincinatus (Omnia relinquit servare Rempublicam)
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To: Venturer

I wonder if Pierce ever heard of Waco.
I wonder if he knows how many people have been injured or killed by various levels of policing when they have not been convicted of a capital offense.


22 posted on 01/11/2013 6:34:27 AM PST by BillM (.)
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To: Reaganite Republican

Well, looks like all conservatives that appear on his show now have something to mock him about...

Well, Piers, it turns out that my little book says...


23 posted on 01/11/2013 6:39:37 AM PST by struggle (http://killthegovernment.wordpress.com/)
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To: Reaganite Republican

bttt


24 posted on 01/11/2013 6:45:58 AM PST by harpu ( "...it's better to be hated for who you are than loved for someone you're not!")
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To: Cincinatus
He's like O’Reilly — he continually interupts and talks over his guests.

I believe he would consider that a compliment. I watched him for a bit and immediately concluded that he was trying to BE O'Reilly. That's his goal.
25 posted on 01/11/2013 6:46:27 AM PST by mmichaels1970
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To: Reaganite Republican

Good grief, imagine listening to Shapiro with audio sped up. Somebody coach him, please.


26 posted on 01/11/2013 6:55:03 AM PST by cornelis
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To: BillM

I think Ruby ridge is the best example to use.

The government sets up weaver. Weaver does not want to play their game.

They raid his house knowing that the gun they sold him was in a technical violation of law.

They botch the raid - an agent gets killed after shooting weavers dog. Then agents kill weaver’s wife with a scoped rifle. I am pretty sure the shooter, a federal agent, treats the kill like a trophy. (Was this Lon Horuchi?)

Weaver goes to court and wins a 6 million dollar settlement against his attackers and tormentors - the federal government.

Nothing to fear? - ha


27 posted on 01/11/2013 6:57:44 AM PST by Triple (Socialism denies people the right to the fruits of their labor, and is as abhorrent as slavery)
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To: Reaganite Republican

I like Shapiro, but he gives up way too much ground on this issue. His comment that a database is OK as long as it isn’t made public is just nuts. Allowing a national gun registry or database would be the most dangerous and destructive thing we could do.


28 posted on 01/11/2013 7:00:50 AM PST by bereanway
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To: mmichaels1970

The problem is progressives have zero support for the first amendment rights of Ben Shapiro. Or any of us, for that matter.


29 posted on 01/11/2013 7:16:46 AM PST by Excellence (9/11 was an act of faith.)
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To: Excellence
The problem is progressives have zero support for the first amendment rights of Ben Shapiro. Or any of us, for that matter.

I agree with you there. In fact, progressives have little support for the Constitution as a whole. Hence the "living, breathing document" argument.
30 posted on 01/11/2013 7:20:20 AM PST by mmichaels1970
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To: Reaganite Republican
"Shreds" him but still gives away FAR too much ground by agreeing on "reasonable" restrictions.

Make it a crime to not have a full gun safe? Keep full auto "infringed" by the Fed? He kept allowing Prince Moron to corner him on "assault weapons" and kept letting him get away with blatant stupidity.

Put Uncle Ted on with Piers. He'd have him in tears by the time he was done...

31 posted on 01/11/2013 7:24:37 AM PST by Dead Corpse (Sine ullo desiderio vive et ama.... Carpe diem.)
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To: Reaganite Republican

Ben did a decent job, but he missed an opportunity at the end. When Piers started asking him about why a citizen would “need” an AR-15 assault rifle, Ben should have hammered two points:

1. We do not have a bill of NEEDS in the Constitution; we have a bill of RIGHTS. Legislation and/or restrictions based on the premise that we are allowed to have only the things that the government thinks we NEED is the epitomy of tyranny.

2. In the LA riots after the Rodney King trial verdict, the Korean shop owners — who would otherwise have been killed and had their homes, businesses, and families burned to the ground — defended themselves with semi-automatic “assault” rifles. They ABSOLUTELY NEEDED those weapons. Handguns would not have been sufficient; shotguns would not have been sufficient.


32 posted on 01/11/2013 7:43:28 AM PST by VRWCmember
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To: Venturer
Well it’s easy to sit here in the calm and think what Shapiro should have said.It isn’t so easy when you are in the hot seat. I think he did a helluva job.

That is true, but anybody who goes on any of these shows should be prepared to FORCEFULLY HAMMER certain strawmen that the left has erected:

1. The "why does anybody NEED an assault weapon" BS question. -- Our rights are not dependent upon what the government thinks we need. There is a reason that it is called the Bill of RIGHTS, and not the Bill of NEEDS.

2. The "hunting and sporting uses" nonsense. -- I love hunting and target shooting, but the 2nd Amendment has nothing to do with either. The right OF THE PEOPLE is NECESSARY TO A FREE STATE.

33 posted on 01/11/2013 7:51:30 AM PST by VRWCmember
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To: Dead Corpse
Put Uncle Ted on with Piers. He'd have him in tears by the time he was done...

Already been done. Probably won't happen again.

Ted Nugent tells Piers Morgan - KISS MY ASS

34 posted on 01/11/2013 7:56:36 AM PST by VRWCmember
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To: Reaganite Republican

For me, the first person who tells Piers Morgan on-air that “Redcoats like you are the type of people who made the American Revolution necessary” gets a standing ovation.


35 posted on 01/11/2013 8:00:18 AM PST by Colonel_Flagg ("Don't be afraid to see what you see." -- Ronald Reagan)
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To: VRWCmember

I loves me some Uncle Ted...


36 posted on 01/11/2013 8:32:29 AM PST by Dead Corpse (Sine ullo desiderio vive et ama.... Carpe diem.)
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To: Reaganite Republican

SOME OBSERVATIONS REGARDING BEN SHAPIRO, PIERS MORGAN AND MORGAN’s PREVIOUS GUEST — ALEX JONES....

Shapiro states correctly that the Second Amendment is written specifically for the American people to be well armed. They are to form a militia in times of crisis and will be used to protect the people of these united States. Folks this is about your property rights. It is also to have the effect of a counterweight; a deterrent to a government that becomes tyrannical.

It is not to be infringed.

Piers Morgan weaves a familiar script where he insisted on Shapiro to answer his question. If you noticed, the trap is set when Morgan doesn’t allow the guest to answer. He will intentionally interrupt the guest with another question or allegation. He will continue stacking the questions and allegations.

Indeed, Piers Morgan’s strategy is to paint a tapestry of the guest being “insensitive and absurd”.

In legal circles, such tactics would be a form of “leading the witness”, which would not be allowed in a court of law. Granted, the Piers Morgan show is not a court of law. Nevertheless, in any public debate there are rules of engagement. Each side is allowed to respond without constant interruption. Piers Morgan has an annoying habit of not letting his guest finish his point.

Alex Jones was adept in recognizing that the Piers Morgan Show is not a stage for a “fair” debate. Jones did not allow Piers Morgan to weave a web of questions and allegations. Each time Alex Jones fired back with a library of published statistics and facts.

In this regard, Alex Jones took Piers Morgan to the wood shed.

Unfortunately, Jones came off as a ranting, raving loon and his insistence that the US government had something to do with the destruction of the NY twin towers did him no favors.

It is also important noting that Piers Morgan and other anti-gun pundits ask repeatedly:

“Why does anyone need a military assault rifle like that of a AR-15?”

How many times was this question answered by the guests in those interviews?

Ben Shapiro answered it TWICE. It is to have the effect of a counterweight; a deterrent to a government that becomes tyrannical. Our government might not be tyrannical like Stalin or the Nazis now, but there is no guarantee that it won’t slowly evolve that way. THAT is why we need a means of protecting ourselves and DETERRING Tyranny.

Piers Morgan was given this answer and never responded to it.


37 posted on 01/11/2013 1:47:12 PM PST by SeekAndFind
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To: SeekAndFind

Piers Morgan was given this answer and never responded to it.

Morgan did respond by asking “ do you feel you need protection from the government”, after shapiros response, Morgan asked him if he knew how absurd he sounded.


38 posted on 01/11/2013 1:55:02 PM PST by Toespi
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To: Toespi

RE: “ do you feel you need protection from the government”

And THAT my friend is the BOTTOM LINE when it comes to the second amendment.

Liberals do not feel threatened by an ever growing, all encompassing government bureaucracy that is slowly controlling most aspects of our lives. They think it is a GOOD thing, that is why they think that distrusting the power of the government is absurd (Morgan’s words).

The best answer to that is to POINT OUT historical evidence of what happens to people when ONLY THE GOVERNMENT has arms and the people are disarmed.

Shapiro gave examples of that from his own family’s history ( he, being a Jew ). Piers Morgan never responded to that one either ( that’s what you get when you keep interrupting someone without addressing his point ).


39 posted on 01/11/2013 2:02:08 PM PST by SeekAndFind
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To: pepsionice

He is still a nauseating limey and Tory.


40 posted on 01/11/2013 3:30:59 PM PST by Sam Gamgee (May God have mercy upon my enemies, because I won't. - Patton)
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