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  • We're redesigning CPUSA.ORG: Ideas needed! [Communist Party USA website]

    01/13/2016 5:00:16 AM PST · by ETL · 60 replies
    Communist Party USA (CPUSA) ^ | December 21 2015 | Joe Sims
    The redesigns of the new website has begun. Our aim is to have an aesthetically beautiful multi-media platform which enhances our ability to build community, provide Marxist education and tools for action. It should be a resource not just for our members but the left and broader movements. We need your help in the design process. Please give us your input! What do you like about the old website? What don't you like about the old website? What is missing or cool about other websites we should consider? What functions and features should we have to make it really...
  • [Conan O’Brien has] A Good Time in Cuba

    03/07/2015 2:53:55 AM PST · by Cincinatus' Wife · 17 replies
    NRO - The Corner ^ | March 6, 2015 | Jay Nordlinger
    Conan O’Brien posed in front of a mural and tweeted the following: “This iconic Che Guevara image was born right here in Havana.” Isn’t that cool? Does O’Brien know that Guevara set up the Cuban gulag, into which artists, liberals, gays, and others were tossed? Does he care? I’m sure he does, or would — he seems like a good guy. (For a piece I once did on Guevara and his cult — “Che Chic” — go here.) At the invitation of the Castros’ Ministry of Culture, O’Brien went to Havana to film his comedy show. He is evidently proud...
  • New Mexico High School Seniors Vote for Communism-Themed Prom Dubbed ‘Prom-Munism’

    03/07/2015 2:24:50 AM PST · by Reverend Saltine · 26 replies ^ | March 7, 2015 | Melissa Melton
    New Mexico High School Seniors Vote for Communism-Themed Prom Dubbed ‘Prom-Munism’ Melissa Melton The Daily Sheeple March 6th, 2015 Wow, American high school students, really? Check out the fruits of the modern American public education system in action (via KRQE News 13 Albuquerque): They’re calling it “prom-munism.” Seniors at an Albuquerque school want their prom to have a Communism theme. Seniors at Cottonwood Classical Preparatory School near I-25 and Paseo del Norte voted online this week for the theme of their prom this year. “They wanted prom-munism, so that’s what got voted for the most,” said senior Sarah Zachary. She...
  • Obama is a complete failure [Communist Noobie Teases with Title Then Flops, Fails & Gets Zotted]

    11/22/2014 9:42:25 PM PST · by Christopher C Communist · 155 replies
    Hi. My name is Chris. I'm posting to state how angry I am at Obama. He has failed to deliver. It proves my point that there's no difference between the democrats and republicans. Here are some of the reasons. Obama gave a temporary reprieve to just 5 million. All 12 million undocumented immigrants deserve full US citizenship. Obama has failed to stop Keystone and has done little for the environment and to stop global warming. He may as well be a republican. He's failed to ban guns. He's essentially for the entire NRA agenda. He's done nothing to stop the...
  • Che Cafe at UCSD Must Close, Judge Rules ((Communist Icon Inspired Student Collective Evicted)

    10/21/2014 7:47:23 PM PDT · by DogByte6RER · 33 replies
    Fox 5 San Diego ^ | October 21, 2014 | BOB PONTING,
    Che Cafe at UCSD must close, judge rules SAN DIEGO — The student-run Che Cafe at UC San Diego will have to close its doors after a judge ruled Tuesday in favor of the university in its eviction lawsuit. UCSD filed suit after the student collective refused to vacate the 1940s- era building on campus. University officials said the building needs $700,000 in repairs to stay open. Superior Court Judge Katherine Bacal ruled in favor of UCSD after a bench trial.
  • Che Guevara poster vandalized at New Haven City Hall

    10/09/2014 5:22:36 AM PDT · by BillyBonebrake · 82 replies
    The New Haven Register ^ | Oct 8, 2014 | Evan Lips
    David Greco, cofounder and executive director of ARTE Inc., said Wednesday he’s confident police will be able to identify the individual who vandalized one of the organization’s “Heroes & Icons” posters at City Hall earlier this week. The unidentified vandal scrawled the word “asesino,” the Spanish word for “murderer,” in black ink atop the shoulder of the Argentine Marxist-Leninist revolutionary Ernesto “Che” Guevara. Greco said a police report has been filed and City Hall security personnel are reviewing surveillance camera footage. The exhibit, which went up Sept. 22 to honor Hispanic History Month, includes approximately 40 posters depicting Latino historical...
  • Ernesto "Che" Guevara, "Heroic" Killer Psychopath

    10/05/2014 8:55:13 PM PDT · by CharlesOConnell · 30 replies
    Townhall ^ | 10/4/2014 | Humberto Fontova
      “From the first moment I heard about Che, Ernesto Guevara,” gushes Columbia University’s SDS (Student’s for a Democratic Society) leader in 1968 Mark Rudd, “he was my man, or, rather, I was his. Brilliant, young, idealistic, a daring commander of rebels, willing to risk his life to free the people of the world, I wanted to be like him. I was a member of the cult of Che. Who wouldn’t fall for this rifle-toting poet…?” Columbia University College Republicans, for one. The Young America’s Foundation (YAF,) for another. Indeed such is these organizations’ penchant for blowing raspberries and horse-laughs at the...
  • In Need Of A Bailout: The ‘Che Cafe,’ A Co-Op Run By Commie-Loving Students

    05/22/2014 7:54:38 AM PDT · by rktman · 31 replies ^ | 5/21/2014 | Robby Soave
    Proving that communism has worked no better for students at a University of California-San Diego cooperative living space than it did for the billions of citizens of the Soviet Union and the People’s Republic of China, the aptly-named “Che Cafe” is quickly running out of cash. In the cleverly titled article, “In the Red,” The UCSD Guardian noted that the Che Cafe–a student-run co-op named after mass-murdering dictator Che Guevara and governed by the communist philosophy–has become a “money pit consistently plagued with safety issues.”
  • The Other 9-11—When Commies Tasted Their Own Medicine

    09/14/2013 6:06:23 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 19 replies ^ | September 13, 2013 | Humberto Fontova
    On September 11, 1973 the Chilean military led by General Augusto Pinochet slapped Fidel Castro so smartly that his Stalinist regime (and its dutiful U.S. Media minions) are still sniveling and sniffling and wiping away tears of shock, pain and humiliation. True to form, The New York Times leads the sniveling. They just published an article decrying the Chilean “tragedy” (i.e. Chile saving itself from Castroism with a military coup and today the richest and freest nation in Latin America.) The article’s author Ariel Dorfman is a former advisor to Chile’s Marxist president and Castro acolyte Salvador Allende. This same...
  • UN Honors Warmonger, Bookburner, Mass-Murderer (Che Guevara)

    07/26/2013 1:14:11 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 16 replies ^ | July 26, 2013 | Humberto Fontova
    At a ceremony in Havana last week, UNESCO (U.N. Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization) honored Che Guevara by enshrining his writings in its hallowed “Memory of the World Register.” The ceremony included several members of Ernesto “Che” Guevara’s family. “UNESCO’s work is part of our support for freedom of expression as an inalienable human right set down in Article 19 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights,” declares the UN’s mission statement. But not far from where this UNESCO/Guevara ceremony took place Cubans were being starved and beaten in pestiferous torture chambers for the crime of quoting the UN Declaration...
  • Oliver Stone’s New Documentary: Bromance with Chavez and Castro

    06/24/2010 9:51:31 AM PDT · by nhungerford · 15 replies
    Did you know that deep down inside (when he’s not silencing his opposition, supporting the FARC, sponsoring drug trafficking, and courting Hezbollah and almost every other enemy of the West) Hugo Chavez is a good, admirable man? Yup, he is—according to Leftist filmmaker Oliver Stone. The filmmaker, along with the upcoming release of his “Wall Street” sequel, has a new documentary called “South of the Border” that praises Chavez, Castro, their allies, and highlights other South American leaders. But, apparently the Venezuelan people aren’t as hot on the near-dictator as Stone is: The documentary is bombing in the country. Personally,...
  • Che on May Day

    05/14/2010 1:41:34 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 8 replies · 402+ views ^ | May 14, 2010 | Humberto Fontova
    A May Day march without Che Guevara posters and Mexican flags is like a fish with a bicycle. We observed the bemusing spectacle two weeks ago. Now it’s time to reflect. Some marchers , apparently wracked with guilt between the primacy of the two symbols , devised a handy modus vivendi for their tortured consciences’. It seemed that few groups of Mexican demonstrators forget to glorify the man on record (June, 1956) as dismissing Mexicans en masse as, “a rabble of illiterate Indians.” In 1956, while residing in Mexico and training with the Castro brothers for their "invasion" of Cuba,...
  • Che Shirt Reflects Poorly on Culture

    04/29/2010 6:07:41 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 55 replies · 1,479+ views ^ | April 28, 2010 | Marybeth Hicks
    I learned long ago that shopping with teenagers requires me to patronize places I would otherwise avoid. The combination of loud, thumpy music, unreasonably priced clothing with manufactured holes in the knees and overly perky salespeople reminds me it is good to be a grown-up. Recently, however, owing to his incessant habit of rapid growth, my 15-year-old son needed new shoes. Thus, I found myself in the chain store Journeys, where one finds all manner of casual footwear, including styles even a mother can approve. The Journeys store at my mall is well-managed and well-staffed. The salespeople are truly some...
  • FR humor dept: graphjam: Che Guevara T Shirts vs. The People Who Wear Them

    04/27/2010 5:00:34 AM PDT · by InvisibleChurch · 18 replies · 1,061+ views ^ | 4.27.10
  • They’re back: A gallery of open-borders extremists; Update: May Day is Che Day

    04/26/2010 10:56:08 AM PDT · by BradtotheBone · 7 replies · 601+ views
    MichelleMalkin.Com ^ | April 26, 2010 | Michelle Malkin
    Longtime readers will remember that in 2006 and 2007, I provided extensive coverage of the open-borders radicals who didn’t just push for amnesty, but revealed their anti-American, anti-sovereignty, anti-police, pro-Che colors in all their fury. Some of those posts went viral and this one of the American flag desecration at Montebello High School still shows up in my e-mail box. Over the weekend, the open-borders extremists returned to the streets. But you won’t see CNN and MSNBC hunting them down Susan Roesgen-style and decrying these fringe wackos. Since they are back, I am back — doing the job the amnesty-sympathizers...
  • Apple: We Heart Che--But Beck's a Hate Monger

    03/30/2010 9:55:22 AM PDT · by jazminerose · 5 replies · 675+ views ^ | 3/30/10 | Joy Tiz
    Ignorant No Child Left Behind beneficiaries can now have their beloved Che Guevara on their iPhones to compliment their Che tee shirts and footie pj’s. Humberto Fontova at American Thinker shares some evocative Che quotes that may not appear on junior’s iPhone: “’My nostrils dilate while savoring the acrid odor of gunpowder and blood…Crazy with fury I will stain my rifle red while slaughtering any surrendered enemy that falls in my hands! With the deaths of my enemies I prepare my being for the sacred fight and join the triumphant proletariat with a bestial howl!’ (From Che’s own diaries, later...
  • Che Day

    09/30/2009 2:24:57 PM PDT · by AshleyHerzog · 13 replies · 1,094+ views ^ | 9-28-09 | Ashley Herzog
    On the eve of the French Revolution, the aristocrats inhabiting the palace of Versailles enjoyed, “as an ironic lark, sporting the clothing of the working classes,” according to writer Charles Stenson. These pampered elites were undisturbed by the fact that their peasant getups mocked the real peasants, many of whom were dying as a result of the elites’ self-serving policies. These clueless aristocrats have descendents in spoiled college kids who think it’s trendy to idolize Communist revolutionary Ernesto “Che” Guevara. Che’s face is emblazoned on T-shirts, he was glamorized by the movie “The Motorcycle Diaries,” and Time magazine described him...
  • Che Day

    09/29/2009 6:58:25 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 16 replies · 1,421+ views ^ | September 28, 2009 | Ashley Herzog
    On the eve of the French Revolution, the aristocrats inhabiting the palace of Versailles enjoyed, “as an ironic lark, sporting the clothing of the working classes,” according to writer Charles Stenson. These pampered elites were undisturbed by the fact that their peasant getups mocked the real peasants, many of whom were dying as a result of the elites’ self-serving policies. These clueless aristocrats have descendents in spoiled college kids who think it’s trendy to idolize Communist revolutionary Ernesto “Che” Guevara. Che’s face is emblazoned on T-shirts, he was glamorized by the movie “The Motorcycle Diaries,” and Time magazine described him...
  • Obama camp plant fake doc, Che fan at Jackson Lee forum

    08/17/2009 1:32:03 PM PDT · by outpostinmass2 · 11 replies · 1,624+ views
    lonestartimes ^ | Matt Bramanti
    I was reading the Chron’s piece about Sheila Jackson Lee’s town hall, when something caught my eye: One supporter, Dr. Roxana Mayer, a physician who does not live in Jackson Lee’s district, praised the reform plan for overhauling a broken system. “I don’t know what there is in the bill that creates such panic,” she said. In this video, Mayer claims to be a general practitioner, eliciting applause and even a hug from Queen Sheila: I’m not sure why, but something didn’t smell right. So my colleagues and I did a little digging, and wouldn’t you know it? Roxana Mayer...
  • Roxana Mayer: I’m Not a Doctor But I Play One at Town Hall Meetings

    08/12/2009 8:29:15 PM PDT · by Minus_The_Bear · 58 replies · 3,801+ views
    Plant at now infamous town hall where Sheila Jackson Lee answered her phone claimed to be a doctor... but she lied... she isn't Houston Chronicle DID zero homework. Also, falsely representing yourself as a physician may be illegal under TX law (still developing). more at link
  • Jackson Lee says she doesn't know town hall 'doc'

    08/13/2009 10:10:12 AM PDT · by Snickering Hound · 121 replies · 4,439+ views
    Houston Chronicle ^ | 8-13-09 | Mark Babineck and Allan Turner
    U.S. Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee said today she does not know the woman who falsely claimed to be a physician when she made a statement supporting the White House's health care overhaul at the congresswoman's town hall meeting Tuesday. The woman, a University of Houston student named Roxana Mayer, is not a licensed physician, although she called herself one at the meeting and was incorrectly identified as such in Wednesday's editions of the Chronicle. In an e-mail to the Chronicle today, Mayer said she'd been advised not to talk further about the matter, but did not say who counseled her....
  • Caption picture of commie Zelaya Supporters

    07/19/2009 5:07:57 PM PDT · by Mount Athos · 29 replies · 1,232+ views
    AP Photo ^ | July 18, 2009 | Kent Gilbert
    Supporters of ousted Honduras' President Manuel Zelaya protest outside the site of talks to resolve the leadership crisis in Honduras in San Jose, Saturday, July 18, 2009. Zelaya, who was forced into exile in a June 28 military coup, gave negotiators meeting in Costa Rica until midnight to restore him to office, threatening to return to Honduras in secret and attempt to retake power on his own if no agreement is reached. He indicated he would reject any power-sharing agreement, a proposal to be discussed at the talks.
  • Honduran troops prevent Manuel Zelaya's return; protester killed

    07/06/2009 1:51:00 PM PDT · by LibFreeUSA · 35 replies · 1,007+ views
    Miami Herald ^ | Monday, 07.06.09 | LAURA FIGUEROA AND FRANCES ROBLES
    TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras -- Thousands of people swarmed Tegucigalpa's airport Sunday in a raucous and sometimes violent cry to demand the return of toppled President Manuel Zelaya, whose homecoming was postponed when authorities here refused to let his plane land. Zelaya was spirited out of his country a week ago, when soldiers executing a court order for his arrest hustled him onto a plane to Costa Rica. Zelaya, accompanied Sunday by....
  • Poland 'to ban' Che Guevara image

    04/23/2009 9:49:27 AM PDT · by Schnucki · 67 replies · 1,239+ views
    Telegraph (U.K.) ^ | april 23, 2009 | Matthew Day
    The iconic image of Che Guevara found adorning students' walls and t-shirts across the world could be banned in Poland under a government proposal to outlaw materials that incite "fascism and totalitarian systems". Poland's equality minister, Elzbieta Radziszewska, wants to expand a Polish law prohibiting the production of fascist and totalitarian propaganda so that it includes clothing and anything else that could carry an image related to an authoritarian system. Anybody found guilty could face a two-year prison sentence. Radziszewska said that the proposed amendment to current legislation "would help organisations fighting racism". The proposal, which could see the faces...
  • Shepard Fairey: OBEY my lawyers

    02/10/2009 11:30:42 AM PST · by raccoonradio · 14 replies · 969+ views
    Boston Globe ^ | 02/10/09 | Dan Wasserman
    What do you do if you're a street artist turned marketing phenom who uses other people's images when someone uses one of your designs? If you're Shepard Fairey, apparently, you call your lawyers. Fairey, of Obama HOPE poster fame, is defending himself against charges he infringed on an Associated Press copyrighted photo in making the poster. He's also been criticized by artists for using others' work without attribution. His lawyers claim in the AP case that he is protected by fair use provisions of the copyright law. It turns out, however, that the activist art appropriator is a wee bit...
  • G20 and the Protesters: Who Are These People?

    04/03/2009 12:37:26 PM PDT · by Selkirk · 12 replies · 652+ views
    Political Castaway ^ | 4/3/2009 | Selkirk
    The G20 is an evolving beast of inactivity. It is supposed to be a collection of Finance Ministers and heads of central banks of the 19 largest economies plus a representative of the European Union that meet on an annual basis to discuss the global economy. It has evolved into a meeting of heads of state that seeks to solve the world's problems. Stated differently, since the establishment of the G20 in 1999, it has evolved into a miniature version of the United Nations, without the smaller countries, the central organization, or the global mandate to, you know, actually do...
  • Santana putting roots in Vegas

    04/01/2009 11:44:23 AM PDT · by a fool in paradise · 14 replies · 630+ views
    LA Times ^ | 12:01 AM PT, Apr 1 2009 | Randy Lewis
    What's the one thing Las Vegas needs more of? Light, according to Carlos Santana, who figures he's just the guy to bring it during a Sin City residency he'll begin May 27 at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. Santana, the man and the band, will play about three shows a week through 2010 at the Hard Rock's expanded and refurbished concert theater, the Joint, which another classic rocker, Paul McCartney, will inaugurate April 19. "Santana is going to bring a lot of joy, light, peace and happiness into a place that is basically based on illusion," the multiple Grammy-winning...
  • Hollywood Report - The Three Stooges Movie

    03/31/2009 10:37:52 AM PDT · by locke22 · 23 replies · 1,680+ views
    Old Glory Radio ^ | 03/31/09 | Old Glory Radio
    Sean Penn, and Jim Carry as Larry and Curly? Say it isn’t so. I might be able to take Benicio Del Toro as Moe, but the Farrelly Bros. are sticking it to Three Stooges fans. Here is some advise Farrellys…stick to toilet humor and leave comic icons and Americana alone.
  • Sean Penn playing Larry in Stooges movie

    03/30/2009 6:34:04 AM PDT · by laotzu · 76 replies · 3,845+ views
    Houston Chronicle ^ | 3/28/09 | (none given)
    Sean Penn is going slapstick. MGM says the double Oscar winner has signed on to play Larry in the Farrelly brothers' big-screen update of The Three Stooges. Jim Carrey was in negotiations for the role of Curly, said MGM spokesman Grey Munford. The studio first featured the Stooges in a series of shorts and features beginning in 1933. Munford would not confirm reports that Benicio Del Toro will play Moe. He said filming begins this fall on the comedy, which is expected to be released in 2010.
  • TV rivals with a conservative message: "Heroes" vs. "24" in same time slot

    03/24/2009 8:51:32 AM PDT · by prismsinc · 45 replies · 1,009+ views
    Vanity | 03-24-09 | Me
    Thank goodness for the wonder of DVR technology. I was able to see both of these last night. Did any of you manage to see these both? We all know "24" and its edge-of-your-seat national security threats, but I was caught a bit off guard by "Heroes" and this latest episode. Swoosie Kurtz was eating at a diner, and she was reading a book, "RONALD REAGAN - An American life". As the episode progressed, it seemed clear to me that the producers were equating the oppression we conservatives are feeling right now to the witch hunt the "Heroes" in the...
  • AIG Exec "Digs" Che Guevara?

    03/18/2009 9:05:48 AM PDT · by slickeroo · 6 replies · 716+ views
    American Thinker ^ | 3/18/09 | Humberto Fontova
    The gentleman second from the right in the picture below, Gerry Pasciucco, heads the AIG Financial Products unit. "We learned over the weekend,Che fan" reads a letter dated March 17 from New York Attorney General Andrew Cuomo to Rep. Barney Frank, that AIG had, last Friday, distributed more than $160 million in retention payments (bonuses) to members of its Financial Products Subsidiary, the unit of AIG that was principally responsible for the firm's meltdown." This picture will surprise only those who take their Che Guevara cues from the MSM and Hollywood. On the other hand this comes from P. 24...
  • AIG Financial Products Head Digs Che Guevara at Cuba-Themed Event (Che T-Shirt Alert!)

    03/17/2009 1:55:43 PM PDT · by mojito · 37 replies · 1,907+ views
    LittleGreenFootballs ^ | 3/17/2009 | Charles Johnson
    Here we see the current head of AIG Financial Products and former vice chairman of Morgan Stanley, Gerry Pasciucco, at an event called “Fiesta Cuba,” wearing a Che Guevara T-shirt. [PHOTO AT LINK] The photo comes from this page at Fairfield County Look, where we learn more about the fun-filled evening: "Family Centers took a trip back in time where the sound of salsa music filled the air, La Tropicana was the place to be and relaxation was a way of life.The sights, sounds and tastes of 1940s-era Havana filled the air on the evening of Friday, June 6 for...
  • Benicio del Toro meets Venezuela's Chavez

    03/05/2009 8:59:58 AM PST · by EveningStar · 16 replies · 566+ views
    AP - Breitbart ^ | March 4, 2009
    CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) - Socialist President Hugo Chavez met with a 21st-century incarnation of one of the world's biggest revolutionary icons Wednesday: actor Benicio del Toro, who stars in the new film chronicling the life of Ernesto "Che" Guevara... "He's nice," the actor told journalists following the encounter at the presidential palace...
  • Sean Penn co-star Maria Alonso rips actor on communism/Chavez

    03/04/2009 7:54:45 AM PST · by slomark · 24 replies · 1,689+ views
    [video. You have to see the video to hear all her comments. She thinks Penn is an imbecile and a commie]Don’t invite Sean Penn and actress Maria Conchita Alonso to the same party. Especially if it’s the Community Party. The actress rolled her eyes and groaned when she was asked about her former co-star. Then she really unloaded. “It’s just that he has no clue at all what’s going on in Venezuela, praising Hugo Chavez who’s a dictator and a killer…” said Alonso, who was born in Cuba and raised in Venezuela. “I tried to put aside his being an...
  • Che: The Ronald McDonald of Revolution (wordy & useless)

    01/28/2009 9:17:20 AM PST · by AreaMan · 8 replies · 640+ views
    World Hum ^ | 27 Jan 09 | Rolf Potts
    Visit the Museo de la Revolución in central Havana, and two things about the museum’s photo displays will immediately capture your attention. First, it’s clear that the battle to control Cuba in the late 1950s was ultimately won by the cool guys. Young, bearded and ruggedly handsome, the rebel warriors of Fidel Castro’s 26th of July Movement look like Beat hipsters and rock stars—Fidel tall and imposing in his fatigues; Camillo Cienfuegos grinning under his broad-brimmed cowboy hat; Ernesto “Che” Guevara looking smolderingly photogenic in his black beret. By contrast, the U.S.-backed dictator Fulgencio Batista and his cronies look...
  • Video: Rethinking "Che"

    01/28/2009 8:56:38 AM PST · by careyb · 9 replies · 749+ views
    Redeye ^ | 1/28/09 | Greg Gutfeld
    Greg Gutfeld on the communist and the actor who plays him.
  • The Worst Films of 2008

    12/24/2008 9:25:43 AM PST · by Zakeet · 152 replies · 4,756+ views
    Fox News ^ | December 23, 2008 | Roger Friedman
    In a way, it’s harder to choose the worst films of a year rather than the best. There are so many! How many times did we walk out of a theater this year muttering, “That’s the worst thing I ever saw”? About as many times as last year. So here they are, for better or worse.Tom Cruise and wife Katie Holmes starred in two of 2008's biggest clunkers. 1. SEVEN POUNDS [Only the list is presented in this excerpt. You can read a mini-review of each film in the article.] 2. CLOVERFIELD 3. QUANTUM OF SOLACE 4. SYNECDOCHE, NEW YORK...
  • CHE Guevara movie protest 6:30 pm TONIGHT Los Angeles tonight Dec. 12, 2008. We need YOU.

    12/12/2008 11:40:33 AM PST · by Freestar · 11 replies · 944+ views
    Cuban American Community ^ | 12/12/2008 | FreestarMediaDotCom
    We protested CHE in 2004. It's time to do it again. I still have my signs from 2004. We need YOU. This week, Benicio Del Toro was in Havana celebrating the opening of "Che," a film that glorifies the Butcher of La Cabańa. We must not remain silent. Just as there is no film glorifying Hitler or Stalin, this film is an abomination that should not have been made. In the name of the victims, please join us in publicly denouncing "Che." Where: The Landmark Theatre, 10850 West Pico Blvd , Los Angeles , CA 90064 When: Friday, December...

    11/20/2008 10:26:41 AM PST · by presidio9 · 13 replies · 626+ views
    NY Post ^ | 11/20/08 | Dick Johnson
    IF there was any question as to whether Steven Soderbergh's "Che" portrays the Marxist revolutionary as a hero, the four-hour movie will be shown next month in Cuba at Havana's New Latin American Film Festival. Event president Alfredo Guevara said in July that "Che" would not be shown if it included any "attacks" on Fidel Castro, who was Che's comrade in arms. But the film, starring Benicio Del Toro as the T-shirt icon, evidently passed muster with the dictator's regime. The stars and filmmakers will have to get US permission to attend the screenings, unless they sneak in like most...
  • Obama's "HOPE" Poster Artist: Shephard Fairey

    11/19/2008 11:37:09 AM PST · by FrdmLvr · 16 replies · 1,422+ views
    various ^ | 11-18-08 | various
    I think Obama met his match. The guy who did the artwork for his campaign poster, L.A. street artist Shephard Fairey shares many of Obama's values and traits. Fairey is a pretentious, arrogant, pompous, self-indulgently and sickeningly hip Socialist as the video demonstrates. I came across this video of him at his show in D.C. in Oct. The name of his show: "Regime Change Starts at Home". It's really not that long, 5 min. or so. I know it's hard to watch these blow-hard arty-types go on about their "important work", but stick with it, you will see some unbelievable...
  • Exposing the Real Che Guevara (new column)

    10/09/2008 11:26:31 AM PDT · by AshleyHerzog · 13 replies · 726+ views
    The Post (Ohio) ^ | 10-8-08 | Ashley Herzog
    The clueless aristocrats have descendents in spoiled college kids who think it’s trendy to idolize Communist revolutionary Ernesto “Che” Guevara. Che’s face is emblazoned on T-shirts; he was glamorized by the movie The Motorcycle Diaries; and Time magazine described him as “a potent symbol of rebellion.” But few of the college hipsters who admire Che know what he actually stood for.
  • Caption this "U.S. Out of Iraq Now" Anti-War Rally in San Francisco (extreme barf alert)

    07/21/2008 9:15:32 AM PDT · by redstates4ever · 125 replies · 1,025+ views ^ | 3/17/07 | (webpage author)
    (Notice that the one on the left was wearing a red kaffiyeh around his neck.)
  • Awesome: Colombian army duped FARC by wearing … Che t-shirts

    07/03/2008 12:12:06 PM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 25 replies · 373+ views ^ | July 3, 2008 | Allahpundit
    Shouldn’t the shirts have tipped them off? Nothing says “decadent western capitalist stooge” quite like Che gear. Defense Minister Juan Manuel Santos told reporters earlier in the day that the rescue mission had been made possible by “a special intelligence” operation that had penetrated the highest reaches of the FARC, including the group’s seven-man directorate and one of the rings of specialized rebel units entrusted with guarding hostages. Santos said that ring, commanded by a rebel known by the alias Cesar, was tricked into believing that the FARC’s leader had called for the hostages to be brought to him. Yesterday,...
  • **DYNAMITE**Short Video/Slide Montage Of Hostages Freed in Colombia By Daring, Clever Military

    07/03/2008 6:04:27 AM PDT · by AmericanInTokyo · 30 replies · 149+ views
    El Tiempo, Bogota, Colombia ^ | 3 July 2008 | El Tiempo, Bogota, Colombia
    You will REALLY enjoy this 2-minute clip. Great little short mini-documentary showing the release yesterday of the Colombian and American hostages who had been kidnapped years ago by pro-Communist, pro-Che Guevara FARC guerillas.The former Presidential Candidate, (female), lead hostage and one of the main speakers on the airport tarmac, profusely thanks the pro-US President Uribe, and then, rolling her eyes still in disbelief, says she was "amazed by the BRILLIANCE of the Army of Colombia" in their plan to seize the hostages, faking as if they were leftists rebels themselves.Another of the liberated, a man, shouts, LONG LIVE LIBERTY! and...
  • A Conversation with Controversial Judge James Burge (Obama & Che Guevara supporter)

    06/13/2008 11:56:07 AM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 18 replies · 861+ views
    Associated Press ^ | May 5, 2008 | Joe Milicia
    ELYRIA -- Framed posters of Barack Obama, Che Guevara and Henry David Thoreau hang in the office of Lorain County Common Pleas Judge James Burge. The judge, who is conducting hearings on the constitutionality of Ohio's method for putting prisoners to death, said he respects those who back up words with action and that Thoreau, the 19th-century philosopher, was his first role model. ''I tend to admire people who in my opinion go beyond their speech -- they actually do what they say,'' Burge said. For Burge, that will mean putting aside personal opinions on the death penalty -- he...
  • Another Obama "Smear"

    The Obama campaign might want to add another "smear" to their web page: the idea that some Obama backers, at least, have an odd affinity for murderous Communists. It started in Houston, and apparently has spread to Ohio. This photo of an Ohio judge (!) appeared in USA Today this morning:
  • 'Che' Brand Irks Guevara's Children

    06/05/2008 4:03:26 PM PDT · by james500 · 28 replies · 271+ views
    AP via ABC News ^ | June 5, 2008 | ANDREA RODRIGUEZ
    Two of Ernesto "Che" Guevara's children said Thursday they were tired of seeing their father's image used to sell everything from T-shirts to vodka, calling the growth of the revolutionary as a global super-brand "embarrassing." Aleida Guevara, the eldest of Guevara's four children by his second wife, Cuban revolutionary Aleida March, said the commercialization of her father's image contributed to tension between rich and poor in some countries. "Something that bothers me now is the appropriation of the figure of Che that has been used to make enemies from different classes. It's embarrassing," she wrote during an Internet forum sponsored...
  • Marxist Band Opens For Obama (Pic with Obama)...

    05/29/2008 6:09:56 AM PDT · by Big Labor Hater · 17 replies · 474+ views
    World Net Daily ^ | May 27, 2008 | Jerome Corsi
    A hip rock band that features the Soviet national anthem and communist-inspired lyrics was on stage to open for Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama at his record-breaking Portland, Ore., rally that attracted 75,000. The Decemberists, a Portland-based group with a large local following, also closed the May 18 event. The Decemberists typically begin their concerts with a Russian-language recording of the USSR's national anthem. A YouTube video shows the Decemberists beginning an April 31, 2007, concert at Messiah College in Grantham, Pa., with the anthem.
  • These Things Are Not Coincidental

    05/28/2008 1:03:57 PM PDT · by .cnI redruM · 13 replies · 156+ views ^ | 28 May 2008 | .cnI redruM
    When some organizers for the Primary Campaign of Barak Obama in Oregon dropped several rented Porta-Potties in the middle of a memorial for fallen police officers, they made a statement. They deny this to the hilt, but I am convinced just as vehemently that these Porta-Potties didn’t get put where they were put as a result of unfortunate random number generation. Barak Obama’s political movement discourages the deep and profound disrespect for decency, patriotism and all accepted social norms. If this Porta-Potty incident were to have happened to Democratic Congressman Skelton of Missouri, who has been on the House Armed...
  • Will Soderbergh's Che Be Released?

    05/22/2008 1:17:59 PM PDT · by Borges · 22 replies · 202+ views
    IMDB ^ | 05/22/08
    Steven Soderbergh's four-and-a-half-hour film Che had its debut at the Cannes Film Festival Wednesday night. The film, which stars Benicio Del Toro in the title role of Argentine-born Cuban revolutionary Che Guevara, received mixed reviews, with Peter Howell of the Toronto Star calling it "elephantine" and predicting that if it is released as-is, "it will do nada at the box office and end up as el stiffo grande." On the other hand, Farah Nayeri of Bloomberg News said that Soderbergh "delivers enough moments of great cinema -- especially the majestic end -- to redeem himself in the viewer's bleary eyes."...