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A New Low… Liberal Media Now Running Terri Shiavo “Pull the Plug” Musical Comedy for Children
Gateway Pundit ^ | March 23, 2010 | Jim Hoft

Posted on 03/23/2010 8:14:06 AM PDT by EternalVigilance

Well, here’s a new low from the godless left… “Family Guy” marked the 5 year anniversary of Terri Shiavo’s court-ordered death by staging a children’s musical comedy about pulling the plug.

 

Maybe they’re preparing us for Obamacare?

 

Since when did mocking a family over the court-ordered death of their daughter become good humor?

NewsBusters reported:

 

Seth MacFarlane marked the five-year-anniversary of Terri Schiavo’s court-ordered death by staging a preschool musical about it in his crass FOX cartoon, “Family Guy.”

 

MacFarlane denied Schiavo human dignity in the March 21 episode by referring to her in lyrics sung by cartoon preschoolers as “the most expensive plant you’ll ever see” and a “vegetable,” and noted “her mashed potato brains.”

 

The child who played the role of Schiavo’s husband, Michael, ultimately concluded, “There’s only one solution, it’s in the Constitution, we’ve got to pull the plug.”


TOPICS: Constitution/Conservatism; Extended News
KEYWORDS: terri
Related at AIPNews:
http://www.aipnews.com/talk/forums/thread-view.asp?tid=12863&posts=4

Also see Jill Stanek:
http://www.jillstanek.com/terri-schiavo-the-musical.html

And Christian NewsWire
http://www.christiannewswire.com/news/3538013418.html

1 posted on 03/23/2010 8:14:06 AM PDT by EternalVigilance
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To: wagglebee

ping...


2 posted on 03/23/2010 8:14:30 AM PDT by EternalVigilance (TATBO - "Throw All The Bums Out")
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To: EternalVigilance

More than anything else I have ever seen, this demonstrates clearly, the mean spiritedness, vitriol and downright savagery of the left wing liberal.

Even Jessie Jackson felt for these people and supported them.

People who think like the scumbag responsible for this are outside the Human Race.


3 posted on 03/23/2010 8:16:32 AM PDT by ZULU
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To: EternalVigilance
Sickening.

Making a cruel MURDER a joke.

Yes, humor can lessen the heinousness of a legal MURDER to kids and perhaps some adults that have no God fearing moral values or principles. They always want to get at the kids.

4 posted on 03/23/2010 8:16:54 AM PDT by nmh (Intelligent people recognize Intelligent Design (God).)
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To: EternalVigilance
Five Years Later, Terri Schiavo Mocked on FOX Prime Time
As Her Family Prepares to Honor Terri's Life and Struggle Five Years After Her Death with a Country Concert in Indianapolis, FOX's The Family Guy Goes Ugly!
 
Contact: Suzanne Vitadamo, 727-490-7603, 727-463-7578 cell, svitadamo@terrisfight.org
 
ST. PETERSBURG, Florida, March 22 /Christian Newswire/ -- The Terri Schindler Schiavo Foundation is expressing shock at the March 21, 2010 airing in prime time of Fox's The Family Guy, which featured satire about Terri Schiavo, the deceased Florida woman, who was starved to death in 2005 after a lengthy court battle.
 
The horrific sketch was titled "Terri Schiavo: The Musical."
 
In this sketch, Schiavo is mocked and the memory of the suffering she endured ridiculed - portrayed as someone on a number of mechanical life support systems. She is referred to as a vegetable. Both inferences are false regarding Terri's case! The sketch ends with characters calling for pulling the plug.
 
Terri's brother, Bobby Schindler stated: "My family was astonished at the cruelty and bigotry towards our beloved sister, and all disabled people that we witnessed in this show. My first thought was how this attempt at satire must have been enormously difficult and painful for my mother.
 
"After further thought, I realized that using my deceased sister as fodder for satire also validates what our family has been saying for many years. There is growing, deep-rooted prejudice against people with brain injuries and other cognitive disabilities. This sort of bare-faced bigotry is dehumanizing to those with disabilities and cruel to those who work tirelessly to ensure that people with disabilities are provided the proper care, protection and respect. People are not vegetables."
 
Terri Schiavo was not kept alive on mechanical life support. She made use of a feeding tube after some doctors determined it safer for her than swallowing food and fluids on her own.
 
"The depiction of Terri in The Family Guy episode on March 21 is not only inaccurate," states Schindler, "it seems to take the position that certain people are simply not worthy of receiving medical care because they are viewed as burdens on the health care system."
 
Schindler also believes it is not a coincidence that this terrible prime time skit took place 10 days prior to the five year anniversary of Terri's death (3/31/05), and just weeks before the foundation's first ever Terri's Life and Hope Concert featuring Randy Travis and Collin Raye, slated for April 11th in Indianapolis, Indiana.
 
The Foundation is calling on all disability rights organizations and pro-life organizations to join us in admonishing the producers and writers of The Family Guy. It will also begin pursuing the sponsors and advertisers of The Family Guy, urging them to stop advertising in this program.  
 
The Terri Schindler-Schiavo Foundation was established by the surviving family members of Terri Schiavo to protect the rights of people with disabilities. It has communicated and supported with more than 1,000 families since Terri's Death – families who have loved one's living with brain injuries.
 
For interviews or questions, please contact Suzanne Vitadamo at the following:
 
Office: (727) 490-7603
Mobile: (727) 463-7578
 svitadamo@terrisfight.org

5 posted on 03/23/2010 8:17:13 AM PDT by EternalVigilance (TATBO - "Throw All The Bums Out")
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To: EternalVigilance

Picking on the small — like the Schindler family — is the mark of bullies. Is this an age of bullies?


6 posted on 03/23/2010 8:18:58 AM PDT by bvw
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To: ZULU

desensitization

Like Tom Daschle said, you should just get used to getting old and dying. Universal health care systems treat chronic diseases totally different than we do. At least for now.
Smoking, obesity and STD’s get sent to the back of the line.


7 posted on 03/23/2010 8:21:07 AM PDT by griswold3 (You think health care is expensive now? Just wait till it's FREE!)
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To: EternalVigilance

That poor woman starved and dehydrated to death at a slow and painful rate. She knew what was happening and is in the loving arms of God today. The cruelty exhibited 5 years ago is no different than what happened at Auswitz. God have mercy on these peoples souls. They’re gonna need it.


8 posted on 03/23/2010 8:21:08 AM PDT by albie
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To: EternalVigilance

I’m beyond being offended by Family Guy. This is the equivalent of “Springtime for Hitler” in The Producers — it is self-consciously, intentionally, and conspicuously offensive. When the purpose of the joke is to offend, then to be offended is to fall prey.

Nothing to see here.

SnakeDoc


9 posted on 03/23/2010 8:22:05 AM PDT by SnakeDoctor ("The world will know that free men stood against a tyrant ... that even a god-king can bleed." - 300)
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To: EternalVigilance

Murdering someone by the slow torture of dehydration and starvation is a cruelty only approved of by progressives...yeah, real progress there you animals.


10 posted on 03/23/2010 8:22:15 AM PDT by highlander_UW (Happiness doesn't come from owning something; it comes from being a part of something)
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To: EternalVigilance

I saw it since I TIVOd the ep and was appalled.

I don’t care if a show is liberal, but that was WAY over the top and incredibly insensitive.

I couldn’t believe what I was seeing.


11 posted on 03/23/2010 8:23:39 AM PDT by rwfromkansas ("Carve your name on hearts, not marble." - C.H. Spurgeon)
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To: EternalVigilance

Yep, I saw a thread on this earlier. The left HATES Terri more than they have ever hated anyone.


12 posted on 03/23/2010 8:25:06 AM PDT by wagglebee ("A political party cannot be all things to all people." -- Ronald Reagan, 3/1/75)
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To: SnakeDoctor

While true, I still was stunned....Tough for me to be shocked by something, but it was bad.


13 posted on 03/23/2010 8:25:48 AM PDT by rwfromkansas ("Carve your name on hearts, not marble." - C.H. Spurgeon)
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To: EternalVigilance

I hope I never come face-to-face with that guy - I’d probably end up in jail because I’m not sure I could help going mid-evil on his A$$!


14 posted on 03/23/2010 8:29:19 AM PDT by JaguarXKE
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To: EternalVigilance

These “adult cartoons” are generally pretty disgusting. The only one I’ve ever watched was King of the Hill. The rest of them aren’t worth my time.


15 posted on 03/23/2010 8:30:11 AM PDT by MEGoody (Ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.)
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To: EternalVigilance

This is merely preparation for pulling the plug on Grandma or Grandpa or Cousin Jack who is “slow and useless” or little Johnny who is a Downs child, or big George who is now wheel-chair bound because of his accident - all useless to society and costing the government-run health system too much money.

Indoctrination. This is how it works.

Get those little minds early and it will be easier to push the communist agenda once the old fogies and the useless are out of the way.


16 posted on 03/23/2010 8:31:11 AM PDT by Helen
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To: EternalVigilance

...and people wonder why I’m collecting DVD’s of shows from yesteryear like “Gilligan’s Island”,”The Donna Reed Show”,”The Honeymooners”,”My Three Sons”,and “F-Troop”.


17 posted on 03/23/2010 8:31:29 AM PDT by massmike (...So this is what happens when OJ's jury elects the president....)
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To: EternalVigilance

I refer you to Brave New World, Aldous Huxley. Chapter 1.


18 posted on 03/23/2010 8:36:53 AM PDT by Bhoy
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To: EternalVigilance
Saint Michael the Archangel,
defend us in battle,
be our defense against the wickedness and snares of the devil.
May God rebuke him, we humbly pray;
and do Thou, O Prince of the Heavenly Host -
by the Power of God -
thrust into hell, Satan and all the other evil spirits,
who prowl about the world for the ruin of souls.

Amen.

Pray
19 posted on 03/23/2010 8:42:31 AM PDT by mlizzy ("Do not wait for leaders; do it alone, person to person" --Mother Teresa.)
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To: EternalVigilance

Liberal media? I thought that mean’t the “news.”


20 posted on 03/23/2010 8:45:33 AM PDT by Grunthor (Over YOUR dead body!)
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To: Grunthor

All part of the same package.


21 posted on 03/23/2010 8:47:23 AM PDT by EternalVigilance (TATBO - "Throw All The Bums Out")
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To: massmike

“...and people wonder why I’m collecting DVD’s of shows from yesteryear like “Gilligan’s Island”,”The Donna Reed Show”,”The Honeymooners”,”My Three Sons”,and “F-Troop”.”

Yeah...I hear you. I’m just a decade or two ahead. For me it’s the Rockford Files, Magnum PI, Simon & Simon, Quantum Leap, Buck Rogers, etc.

Sorry to say I used to like Family Guy during its first 3 seasons (i.e. the ones prior to its cancellation). I’m part of the reason why it came back on TV as I bought those DVDs when they were released. Please understand it wasn’t as politically charged back then.

Once it made its comeback, it went into “how low can we go” mode. When you design “comedy” to completely piss off an entire group of people, you’re merely being an attention whore. Those are a dime a dozen.

Personally, I’ll never know if Terri ever felt a thing. I am in no way, shape or form a doctor capable of making such determinations. What I do know is that humans have very little understanding of the brain. Doctors freely admit this. I hear of many “permanent vegetative state” victims snap out of their coma and begin functioning again.

The decision to yank the plug on that woman was absurd as she had a family WILLING to take care of her for as long as it would take. I hope that Terri’s situation will serve as an example for the doctors of 100 years from now on how primitive and stupid we were to do such things.


22 posted on 03/23/2010 8:49:56 AM PDT by edh (I need a better tagline)
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To: EternalVigilance

ok


23 posted on 03/23/2010 8:52:39 AM PDT by Grunthor (Over YOUR dead body!)
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To: massmike

Well I for one, wouldn’t wonder one bit. Pretty much all I watch is retro TV, some sports and EWTN.

Don’t miss the superlative Andy Griffith Show, McHale’s Navy and Dick Van Dyke Show though. Not to mention most of the great Hanna Barbara output if you like ‘toons.


24 posted on 03/23/2010 8:53:13 AM PDT by EyeGuy
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To: EternalVigilance

speechless... I cannot remember when I have seen anything so disgusting and insensitive.


25 posted on 03/23/2010 8:56:59 AM PDT by FightforFreedomCA (Pelosi is a wretched, communist, b!#*&)
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To: FightforFreedomCA

The sad fact about this TV show is how it desensitizes viewers to the needs of the sick, the helpless, the weak ...the very ones Christ tells us to care for.


26 posted on 03/23/2010 9:05:37 AM PDT by stars & stripes forever ( Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness)
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To: SnakeDoctor
I’m beyond being offended by Family Guy. This is the equivalent of “Springtime for Hitler” in The Producers — it is self-consciously, intentionally, and conspicuously offensive. When the purpose of the joke is to offend, then to be offended is to fall prey.

Hitler was an evil man, so perhaps he is worthy of being mocked and made fun of on a national stage. But what crimes did Terri Schiavo commit? No, this is nothing that can be made fun of - if you have a soul. I know that many people here (I'm not one of them) watch Family Guy, which is why there is tolerance for this type of "humor". Hey, next they'll be making fun of one of your children's deaths! Hilarious, right? If they make it personal, it might possibly offend YOU. But if it's not a member of your family, hey, then it's OK.

27 posted on 03/23/2010 9:26:12 AM PDT by my_pointy_head_is_sharp (Sign the Census for genealogical purposes? *Gotcha*. YouÂ’ve just signed on to CommieCare for life.)
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To: SnakeDoctor

True, but “Springtime” was at least satire...I’m not so sure about “Family Guy” these days.


28 posted on 03/23/2010 9:26:20 AM PDT by Braak (The US Military, the real arms inspectors!)
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To: SnakeDoctor

“The Producers” ridiculed Adolf Hitler. These ghouls are ridiculing an innocent woman’s death and her family’s pain.

Being offended by nothing isn’t a sign of toughness. It’s a sign a callous indifference.


29 posted on 03/23/2010 9:35:48 AM PDT by WhistlingPastTheGraveyard (Some men just want to watch the world burn.)
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To: WhistlingPastTheGraveyard

>> Being offended by nothing isn’t a sign of toughness. It’s a sign a callous indifference.

I never said I was offended by nothing — I said I am not offended by the intentionally offensive. The purpose of this stunt is to provoke outrage. Indifference is the only emotion that Family Guy writers do not want to evoke.

I choose not to participate.

SnakeDoc


30 posted on 03/23/2010 9:45:04 AM PDT by SnakeDoctor ("The world will know that free men stood against a tyrant ... that even a god-king can bleed." - 300)
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To: my_pointy_head_is_sharp

>> Hitler was an evil man, so perhaps he is worthy of being mocked and made fun of on a national stage. But what crimes did Terri Schiavo commit? No, this is nothing that can be made fun of - if you have a soul. [...]

Terry Schaivo deserves no ridicule, and I never said this was “OK”.

>> I know that many people here (I’m not one of them) watch Family Guy, which is why there is tolerance for this type of “humor”.

I don’t watch Family Guy. Its pretty tedious. But, the specific intent of this writer is to provoke an emotional reaction from people like you and I. I see no reason to grant him the satisfaction. If his stunts are met with indifference, rather than attention and outrage, his impact will be lessened.

SnakeDoc


31 posted on 03/23/2010 9:53:57 AM PDT by SnakeDoctor ("The world will know that free men stood against a tyrant ... that even a god-king can bleed." - 300)
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To: SnakeDoctor
The purpose of this stunt is to provoke outrage.

McFarlain is using public airwaves to attack a good family, mock their suffering and ridicule their beloved daughter and sister on a national stage. And you're going to let your own ability to devine the motives of a total stranger determine how you react... which is to conveniently to feel and do nothing.

Have you ever considered that maybe the purpose of this sort of dehumanizing "comedy" is more sinister than what you've considered? That this might be something more than a child growing older stuck on making benign fart noises in class? Or it is just easier for you to believe he's just trying to offend you so you can defy him and claim victory?

32 posted on 03/23/2010 10:26:06 AM PDT by WhistlingPastTheGraveyard (Some men just want to watch the world burn.)
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To: WhistlingPastTheGraveyard

>> McFarlain is using public airwaves to attack a good family, mock their suffering and ridicule their beloved daughter and sister on a national stage.

Which is pretty much par for the course from this ridiculous show.

>> And you’re going to let your own ability to devine the motives of a total stranger determine how you react...

My analysis of the situation determines my reaction ... the statements, however outlandish, of an irrelevant person simply aren’t worth a reaction.

>> which is to conveniently to feel and do nothing.

As opposed to what? Outrage and whining? Your outrage has been very effective thus far.

>> Have you ever considered that maybe the purpose of this sort of dehumanizing “comedy” is more sinister than what you’ve considered? That this might be something more than a child growing older stuck on making benign fart noises in class?

Have you ever considered that “controversy” fuels the fire? Controversial people thrive on the outrage and righteous indignation. They feed on it. You’re giving him exactly the response he’s looking for ...

SnakeDoc


33 posted on 03/23/2010 10:39:39 AM PDT by SnakeDoctor ("The world will know that free men stood against a tyrant ... that even a god-king can bleed." - 300)
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To: SnakeDoctor
While you and I might not watch this "musical", thousands of CHILDREN will. And they will get the idea that it's OK to make fun of a poor woman's death. That is vile. That's not something that should be ignored when brought to our attention. Is Seth MacFarlane going to make fun of the Holocaust victims next, the millions who were killed, and peddle it to children as a CARTOON? You forget who the target audience is: CHILDREN.

Should we just sit idly by, and let him peddle that crap to our children, without saying a word? Indifference is for people who don't care.

34 posted on 03/23/2010 10:44:31 AM PDT by my_pointy_head_is_sharp (Signing the Census for genealogical purposes? *Gotcha*. You've just signed onto CommieCare for life.)
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To: SnakeDoctor

And what exactly have apathy and inaction, your cure alls (which I’ve tried myself for most of my adult life), done? Have you noticed the culture all around you? You think it’s enough to shrug when good people are attacked and say “I won’t give them the satisfaction”? That’s what we’ve been doing all along. It’s worked wonders.


35 posted on 03/23/2010 10:47:55 AM PDT by WhistlingPastTheGraveyard (Some men just want to watch the world burn.)
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To: wagglebee
The left HATES Terri more than they have ever hated anyone.

They hate everyone who reminds them of what they really ARE.

Witness Sarah Palin. She DARED to continue with a Down's pregnancy and the left went beserk.

If you stand up for the defenseless in any arena, you will be loathed by the 'Progressives.'

Acknowledging that Terri or Trig have a right to live reminds these vermin of their own selfish character. Imagine someone condoning murder so that they will not suffer any inconvenience in their shallow life.

Evil hates light and truth. When someone shines the light on them they will do everything they can to extinguish it.

36 posted on 03/23/2010 10:49:23 AM PDT by JOAT
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To: JOAT

Excellent post!


37 posted on 03/23/2010 10:52:09 AM PDT by wagglebee ("A political party cannot be all things to all people." -- Ronald Reagan, 3/1/75)
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To: my_pointy_head_is_sharp

>> You forget who the target audience is: CHILDREN.

I’m not sure too many kids watch this show. It comes on TV at 9pm ET. I think the vast majority of its demographics are 18-35 year old men — its actual target audience. It is an adult cartoon ...

>> Should we just sit idly by, and let him peddle that crap to our children, without saying a word?

My kids don’t watch this. Parenting — its a beautiful thing.

>> Indifference is for people who don’t care.

Why should I care what Seth McFarlane thinks about anything?

SnakeDoc


38 posted on 03/23/2010 10:54:30 AM PDT by SnakeDoctor ("The world will know that free men stood against a tyrant ... that even a god-king can bleed." - 300)
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To: WhistlingPastTheGraveyard

>> And what exactly have apathy and inaction, your cure alls (which I’ve tried myself for most of my adult life), done?

I never said anything was a “cure all”. I don’t think there is a cure. Free will and free speech will inevitably lead to free stupidity.

>> You think it’s enough to shrug when good people are attacked and say “I won’t give them the satisfaction”?

Each instance requires its own response. When the overarching goal is to provoke, resisting provocation is worthwhile. When the goal is attention-getting, ignoring is often worthwhile. When the goal is to inflict pain, stoicism is worthwhile.

I have no problem with the idea of flattening Seth McFarlane ... there is a reason he doesn’t get any airtime in my home ... but moaning about every little insufferable thing he says just isn’t useful.

SnakeDoc


39 posted on 03/23/2010 11:05:30 AM PDT by SnakeDoctor ("The world will know that free men stood against a tyrant ... that even a god-king can bleed." - 300)
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To: nmh; ZULU

>> People who think like the scumbag responsible for this are outside the Human Race.

>> Sickening.

And they take pleasure in the repulsion you feel.


40 posted on 03/23/2010 11:08:58 AM PDT by Gene Eric (Your Hope has been redistributed. Here's your Change.)
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To: SnakeDoctor

OK, let’s just sit idly by while the entire culture is coarsened to the point of no return. “Makes no difference to me!” “I’m indifferent!”


41 posted on 03/23/2010 11:12:13 AM PDT by my_pointy_head_is_sharp (Signing the Census for genealogical purposes? *Gotcha*. You've just signed onto CommieCare for life.)
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To: SnakeDoctor
See The Fine Art of Godly Mockery.

There is a fine line between responsible ridicule and malicious mockery

In MacFarlane's case it's just mockery for the sake of viciousness. There's no other purpose for mocking Terri Schiavo so mercilessly. I'm sure it terribly affects her family. But since it's not YOUR family, it's OK.

42 posted on 03/23/2010 11:23:55 AM PDT by my_pointy_head_is_sharp (Signing the Census for genealogical purposes? *Gotcha*. You've just signed onto CommieCare for life.)
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To: SnakeDoctor

This isn’t every little insufferable thing. This is this thing. And I do believe it’s the first time the d*ckless little twerp has moved me to anger.

I’m getting damned tired of doing nothing while the worst among us hijack the culture.


43 posted on 03/23/2010 11:25:18 AM PDT by WhistlingPastTheGraveyard (Some men just want to watch the world burn.)
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To: my_pointy_head_is_sharp

>> In MacFarlane’s case it’s just mockery for the sake of viciousness. There’s no other purpose for mocking Terri Schiavo so mercilessly.

I don’t disagree.

>> I’m sure it terribly affects her family. But since it’s not YOUR family, it’s OK.

I never said it was OK.

SnakeDoc


44 posted on 03/23/2010 11:37:22 AM PDT by SnakeDoctor ("The world will know that free men stood against a tyrant ... that even a god-king can bleed." - 300)
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To: EternalVigilance; wagglebee; Eric Hogue 1380 KTKZ; Terri

The article title says in part: "A New Low… Liberal Media".   What about Examples of the 'Conservative' media abandoning Terri - March 2005?

I remember how at least a couple of radio hosts in the 'conservative' media betrayed Terri in her final days.

The bopsi twins / tag team of Hewitt & Hogue-it (KTKZ - Sacto).

It started with a court or Supreme Court decision that ruled against Terri. On a national level, we heard from Hewitt, '... it's all over, it's the Court has ruled, it's the Law, the Law, there's nothing we can do', (let Terri be killed...)

It must have been the next morning or so, that listeners here in Sacramento heard from Hogue-it. What was most important to him at that time? Arnold's petitions. Nothing could interfere with getting signatures for the petitions. I guess it never occurred to anyone to include a petition for Terri, right here in California.

'...We would like to help Terri, but what are we supposed do?' Hewitt & Hogue-it both had concerns about a rescue by state officers or federal agents. Concerned about a shootout, what if other patients get hurt or killed. Again, Terri being starved for certain was less important. And then, echoing Hewitt, 'the Court ruled, the Law, the Law, blah, blah, ... nothing we can do', (let Terri be murdered.)

Hogue-it, early in the morning, all concerned about the petitions, and believing that it was time to kick Terri under the bus. Everyone, be sure to stop on by the parking lot and sign the petitions.

For the archive, it would be nice to have a recording of one particular phone call. The caller had a familiar voice. I wonder if it was "Sacto Dan"? The caller wanted someone to intervene to stop the murder of Terri.

But Hogue-it, he was all cranked up on Cornerstone, 'WHAT ARE WE SUPPOSSED TO DO?!!! - THE COURT RULED!! - blah, blah...' Hogue-it hounding a regular caller.

DEAD AIR. - (What every broadcaster dreads. Was it five seconds or more?)

"Eric, it's not right."

'I KNOW IT'S NOT RIGHT... BUT THE COURT RULED, ...THE LAW, blah, blah... WHAT ARE WE SUPPOSED TO DO?...'

~ 'To all you listeners out there, - be sure to stop by and sign the petitions, and get your free cup of Cornerstone...!!'

Had Terri somehow become an embarrassment to some of the GOP or to some conservatives? Did George & Jeb really care about Terri, or were they just going through the motions? There have
been reports of political / fund raising connections to supporters, hospice owners, or others who prefer that the seriously disabled would cease to exist.

One Terri FReeper tells of a Coast Guard Capt. that was ordered to fly his helicopter to pick up Terri and fly her out of Florida. But then his orders were countermanded. No help for Terri. At what level in the chain of command would that decision be made?

Did Hewitt & Hogue-it make personal decisions to abandon Terri, or did they get orders 'from on high'?

Does anyone else remember these details? Or, do you have other examples of 'conservative' media abandoning Terri?

On the Terri Page: Examples of the 'Conservative' media abandoning Terri - March 2005
45 posted on 03/29/2010 1:08:32 AM PDT by Terri (The principle of utility dominates: Unless the person is useful, they are worthless)
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