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  • Barry Manilow on Ron Paul: "I agree with just about everything he says"

    09/15/2011 12:45:10 PM PDT · by martosko · 69 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | 09/15/2011 | Nicholas Ballasy
    Grammy award-winning musician Barry Manilow told The Daily Caller that he agrees with “just about everything” 2012 Republican presidential candidate Rep. Ron Paul says, calling him a “solid” contender for the highest office in the land. “I like him. I like what he says, I do. I like what he says. I think he’s solid,” said Manilow, who confirmed to TheDC in an interview at the Capitol on Thursday that he contributed to Paul’s last campaign for president. “I agree with just about everything he says. What can I tell you?” Manilow added.
  • Noise violators in Fort Lupton sentenced to listen to Barry Manilow

    11/24/2008 9:23:03 AM PST · by rightwingintelligentsia · 53 replies · 1,023+ views
    AP via Rocky Mountain News ^ | November 22, 2008
    FORT LUPTON — Barry Manilow's "I Write the Songs" may begin with the line, "I've been alive forever,'" but for noise ordinance violators, listening to Manilow may feel like forever. Fort Lupton Municipal Judge Paul Sacco says his novel punishment of forcing noise violators to listen to music they don't like for one hour has cut down on the number of repeat offenders in this northwestern Colorado prairie town.
  • Manilow blow for teen louts [ Barry Manilow Being Used to Scare British Teens Mobs Away ]

    02/14/2008 6:29:01 PM PST · by melt · 32 replies · 106+ views
    The Sun UK ^ | 2/13/08 | The Sun UK
    CHEESY crooner Barry Manilow was unveiled yesterday as a weapon in the fight against teen mobs. Council chiefs say shops should pump out uncool songs such as Barry’s Mandy to scare kids away. The Local Government Association found this was a big hit in Australia and drew up a hit-list of bad-taste tunes. The move came as Children’s Commissioner Sir Al Aynsley-Green called to ban the Mosquito device, which emits a high-pitched sound that only under-25s can hear. THE NAFF TOP FIVE: 1. Mandy – Barry Manilow; 2. Please Release Me – Engelbert Humperdinck
  • First Barry Manilow, Now Whoopi Goldberg Hassle The View's Hasselbeck over Conservative/Pro-Lif...

    10/07/2007 6:24:05 PM PDT · by monomaniac · 71 replies · 5,400+ views
    LifeSiteNews.com ^ | October 4, 2007 | Peter J. Smith
    First Barry Manilow, Now Whoopi Goldberg Hassle The View's Hasselbeck over Conservative/Pro-Life Views Goldberg, who is said to have had at least 6 abortions, says, "Americans ought to 'revere' women, who have had abortions By Peter J. Smith NEW YORK, October 4, 2007 (LifeSiteNews.com) - Once again the pro-life views of Elisabeth Hasselbeck, the only conservative woman on ABC's "The View," have landed her in trouble after a heated exchange with Whoopi Goldberg, Rosie O'Donnell's replacement, on Wednesday's program edition. Hasselbeck noted her opinion that presidential Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton's proposal to give $5,000 for a new birth could help...
  • Copacabana Man's payback for Rosie

    09/19/2007 10:26:45 PM PDT · by alexem · 50 replies · 96+ views
    WorldNetDaily ^ | Thursday, September 19, 2007 | Tristan Emmanuel
    A Grammy Award winning singer/songwriter has scrapped a scheduled appearance on Barbara Walter's "The View" because he doesn't want to be seen on the same stage as Elizabeth Hasselbeck. Barry Manilow told TMZ.com that he "strongly disagrees" with Hasselbeck's views and that she is "dangerous and offensive." This is the first time in the brief history of the show that a celebrity guest has demanded that one of the co-hosts be sidelined before a cameo appearance is made. Manilow, who has been on the show before – he even gave Hasselbeck a hug once – scrapped the visit because, he...
  • Mark Steyn : What might have been : Barry Manilow can't smile without Elizabeth Hasselbeck

    09/18/2007 7:24:00 AM PDT · by SirLinksalot · 99 replies · 375+ views
    The Corner : National Review ^ | 09/18/2007 | Mark Steyn
    His name was Barry He was a showboy But that was thirty years ago When he used to do the show Now it's a talkshow But not for Barry Still in the suit he used to wear Faded gel streaks in his hair He won't return their call No matter how they crawl He lost his slot And he lost his marbles But he's found Ron Paul He can't cope-a Cope-a with Hassel The toughest chick west of Newcastle Not like Rosie Rosie O'Donnell Barry knows she'll melt When he brings up steel melt He can't cope-a He lost...
  • Barry Manilow Another Liberal Hater

    09/18/2007 7:14:53 AM PDT · by Alaphiah123 · 4 replies · 131+ views
    Creating Orwellian Worldview ^ | 9/18/07 | Alaphiah
    I didn’t think that I’d be proven right so quickly. It was only yesterday that I blogged about Liberal haters and for all of you that said, “Oh Al come on you’ve got it all wrong its Neo-Cons who hate.” In a classic case of my bias is acceptable but yours is not Barry Manilow has crossed the line regarding what is good and acceptable in America. And his bigotry must be exposed!
  • (Vanity) Political Limerick 9-17-2007

    09/17/2007 7:53:45 PM PDT · by grey_whiskers · 3 replies · 210+ views
    grey_whiskers ^ | 9-17-2007 | grey_whiskers
    See for example this thread first. By now I think we all should know That there are deeds which are just so low That to pay for the crime You cannot just do time Sentence them to Barry Manilow!
  • Barry to Elisabeth: Your "View" is Dangerous

    09/17/2007 10:55:58 AM PDT · by Millee · 96 replies · 1,005+ views
    TMZ.com ^ | 9/17/07 | Staff
    TMZ has learned that legendary singer Barry Manilow has pulled out of his scheduled appearance on "The View" tomorrow -- because he strongly disagrees with host Elisabeth Hasselbeck's conservative view! Paging Rosie O'Donnell! In an exclusive statement to TMZ, Barry says, "I strongly disagree with her views. I think she's dangerous and offensive. I will not be on the same stage as her." Barry, taking a stand! Manilow is currently on a press tour promoting the release of his new album, "Greatest Songs of the Seventies." A call to a rep for "The View" was not immediately returned.
  • Manilow's Emmy Scrubs In

    08/29/2006 4:59:53 PM PDT · by HIDEK6 · 5 replies · 315+ views
    E Online ^ | August 29, 2006 | E Online News
    E! Online News - Tue Aug 29, [2006] 12:34 PM ET Latest News & Gossip - E! Online Manilow's Emmy Scrubs In Maybe Barry Manilow should have used his Emmy acceptance speech to thank his fellow nominees for contributing to his hip factor. In a surprise victory for his PBS special, Barry Manilow: Music and Passion, the "Copacabana" crooner trumped favored contenders Stephen Colbert, David Letterman, Craig Ferguson and Hugh Jackman Sunday night. Hoisting his newly earned statuette, Manilow announced it would accompany him into the operating room for luck the following day while he underwent arthroscopic surgery to repair...
  • To That Stupid Liberal Lurker - I Got Zapped

    06/24/2006 9:21:32 AM PDT · by tough decision · 238 replies · 6,388+ views
    One look at you tells me all I need to know about you. I am so tired of liberals that think they are so brilliant. You are such a stupid jackass. You are so stupid you probably believe that the Bush administration orchestrated the attacks on 9/11. Every time you go on the internet, every time you make a bank transaction, or pay a bill, every time you try to email a congressman or senator they are getting so much information off of you. Of course it is all a conspiracy by the Bush administration. I have screwed around by...
  • WAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA! You Mods ZOTTED Me!

    06/23/2006 2:33:07 PM PDT · by Gatemouth · 213 replies · 4,986+ views
    Kos | Gatemouth
    Here's something for you to ponder over... http://distressedamerican.cf.huffingtonpost.com/ Any thoughts?
  • PLEASE! STOP POSTING SAME MESSAGE ON ALL BOARDS!

    08/16/2002 7:39:49 AM PDT · by Merchant Seaman · 715 replies · 30,137+ views
    Annoyed Reader
    The purpose of FreeRepublic.com's multiple message boards is to limit the topics for each board to particular topics. Posting the same message on all the boards defeats the purpose of multiple-boards for special topics. It is very annoying to see the same message on every bulletin board. PLEASE! DO THE READERS A FAVOR. STOP CROSS-POSTING YOUR MESSAGES!
  • Barry Manilow to drive out 'hooligans'

    06/08/2006 9:02:19 AM PDT · by Atlantic Bridge · 59 replies · 4,989+ views
    BBC ^ | Monday, 5 June 2006 | unknown
    A council in the Australian city of Sydney is taking radical measures against car-revving youths - the calming tones of singer Barry Manilow. Officials in Rockdale say that local youths have been hanging around in car parks, revving their engines and generally annoying residents. So the council has decided to strike back. From July, Barry Manilow's greatest hits will be piped into one car park in a bid to drive the youths away.
  • A special message from the Department of Troll Control, come and get it!

    01/12/2006 8:39:35 AM PST · by dhls · 6,335 replies · 37,707+ views
    Department of Troll Control | Another Ignorant Troll
    Fellow Americans, there comes a time every mans life when we must give up ourselves before we are worthy to recieve. There comes a time in this war on terror when in order to protect liberty, we have to give it up in the mean time for safty. That's right folks. Today, Americans have forsaken the creator for the creation and have decided that they would value our "civil liberties" than protecting western civilization and rich white people from the tender mercies of radical Islamic terrorists. Selfish liberals insist and whine that Bush has no right to spy on Americans...
  • SICK OF PEOPLE IMPOSING THEIR RELIGOUS BELIEFS ON OTHERS

    12/27/2005 10:42:05 AM PST · by proud republican woman · 569 replies · 16,623+ views
    Freeper | December 27, 2005 | Proud Republican Woman, zotted by Archpriestess Helga, Church of the Viking Kittens
    After reading all of the crap that people have been saying regarding Adult Private Social Clubs, I felt that I had to post an article and give my opinion. I am sick and tired of all the religous groups that are saying that there are drugs, prostitution, minors, non-consenting people, and just immoral people at these clubs! First of all, who do these people think they are to decide what is morally right or wrong for me? I believe that I have a good set of morals. I am a law abiding, tax paying citizen, I work full time and...
  • Communism and human nature (Bolshie Mod sez, Arise ye kittens of the earth!)

    04/05/2005 10:50:57 AM PDT · by Sammy sam · 153 replies · 8,234+ views
    Many argue that communism will never be possible because of "human nature". The essence of this false argument is the belief that a communist society would consist of an all-powerful central government that would tell everybody what to do--and would therefore undermine the creative initiative of individuals and the search for happiness. • This argument is based on two false assumptions: (1) It assumes that a communist society will look like the former Soviet Union, or the current China, North Korea, etc (ie: corrupt police states with a feudal-style ruling class) (2) It assumes that people will only work in...
  • This is just a test

    07/13/2004 6:50:43 AM PDT · by Tax-chick · 106 replies · 1,039+ views
    Me | today | Tax-chick
    This is just a test, sorry to bother everyone.
  • Need FReep ideas for Democratic fundraiser in Hollywood (9/29) with Barbra Streisand, Barry Manilow

    09/19/2002 10:34:59 PM PDT · by RonDog · 69 replies · 820+ views
    O.K., here's the deal, from: Streisand Plans One-Off Comeback for Democrats (Dry heaves alert)Internet Movie Database ^ | August 21, 2002Posted on 08/21/2002 5:11 PM Pacific by Paul Atreides Barbra Streisand is to come out of retirement to help boost America's Democrats. The political activist, a supporter of the Democratic Party, will perform at a fundraiser for the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee on September 29 at Hollywood's Kodak Theatre - the new home of the Oscars. Other stars billed to support Streisand on the night include Barry Manilow...more See also, from http://www.dccc.org/press/newsreleases/2002-08-21.658.phtml: PRESS RELEASE August 21, 2002 Stars Align for...