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  • New FReeper’s name for David Hogg followers (vanity)

    05/27/2018 4:40:49 PM PDT · by VideoPaul · 26 replies
    5/27/2018 | Self
    Having been involved in the public discourse with the left since Reagan was in office, I have found universally that liberals love it when you hate them, but will go apoplectic with rage if you laugh at them. Using plays on words or rhymes (hey hey, ho ho...) appropriates their chosen form of ridicule and uses it against them, further deepening the wounds. So, based on years and years of making liberals supremely angry at me, I move that we refer to David Hogg’s brain dead, bereft of logic, two standard deviations left of the bell curve followers as “Hogglodytes”....
  • Shoppers Step Over Bodies at Hogg-Led Publix Protests

    05/27/2018 12:24:19 PM PDT · by conservative98 · 168 replies
    PJ Media ^ | MAY 26, 2018 | STEPHEN KRUISER
    The real laugher in all of this is that every time Hogg gets a victory with public threats and bullying, he starts blathering about "love": View image on TwitterView image on Twitter David Hogg ✔ @davidhogg111 Together we can do anything. Together the young people will win by choosing love. 11:00 PM - May 25, 2018 · Publix 23.4K 5,502 people are talking about this Twitter Ads info and privacy "Yay! I just threatened to destroy people and it worked again! Also: love or something." You know what I love? This picture from Hogg's "die-in":
  • Publix halts political contributions ahead of Parkland students' 'die-in' protest

    05/25/2018 5:49:01 PM PDT · by Magnatron · 82 replies
    Miami Herald ^ | 25 May 2018 | Alex Harris, David Smiley And Martin Vassolo
    Staring down the prospect of a public relations crisis — boycott threats and "die-in" protests included — over its donations to Republican gubernatorial hopeful Adam Putnam, Publix said Friday it has halted all corporate political contributions. The supermarket giant made the announcement moments before a "die-in" protest planned by David Hogg, a vocal Parkland school shooting survivor and gun control activist. Despite the news, Hogg and dozens of protestors sprawled on the floor of a Coral Springs Publix for 12 minutes clutching sunflowers and signs that read "No NRA Money." Hogg and other students began their influential movement for gun...
  • David Hogg puts Publix in crosshairs, demands $1 million donation and anti-NRA pledge

    05/25/2018 9:08:18 AM PDT · by Magnatron · 140 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | 24 May 2018 | Victor Morton
    David Hogg is trying to shake down Publix. The public face of the gun control movement demanded $1 million Thursday from the Florida-based grocery chain in a tweet, just one day after calling for a “die-in” protest at its stores. Publix is being targeted by Mr. Hogg for its support of Adam Putnam, a Republican gubernatorial candidate who is now the state’s agricultural commissioner. The Tampa Bay Times reported earlier this week that Publix had given $670,000 during the last three years to Putnam campaigns. Mr. Hogg not only sought atonement money from the grocery chain in Thursday’s tweet, he...
  • Parkland student David Hogg calls for 'die-in' protest at Publix supermarkets

    05/24/2018 1:02:02 PM PDT · by detective · 62 replies
    MSN News ^ | May 24, 2018 | Anne Geggis
    One of the most visible Parkland activists is calling for a "die-in" at Publix supermarkets Friday to protest its donations to Florida gubernatorial candidate Adam Putnam, whose pro-gun stance gets him a top rating from the National Rifle Association. David Hogg, who helped galvanize the "March for Our Lives" movement after the massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, told his 799,000 Twitter followers on Wednesday they should "die in" at Publix stores. It entails lying on the ground inside supermarkets for 12 minutes at 4 p.m. Friday.
  • It’s Come to This: David Hogg is Organizing a Die-in At Publix

    05/24/2018 11:08:28 AM PDT · by Impala64ssa · 58 replies
    For David Hogg’s next derp, he’s going to get people to boycott Publix. Everone’s favorite store in Florida. For serious. Go tweet someone you know in Florida and keep reading while you wait for a response. Chinless has proved he don’t know much about history with his black arm bad Nazi look. But he really should have copied off valedictorian-contender Kyle Kashuv’s homework when it came to critical thinking. Here’s Hoggy’s equation: Publix supports Adam Putnam for governor + Adam Putnam supports the NRA = Publix obviously supports the NRA. The store must pay for its thought crime. Showing that...
  • Shoppers begin Publix boycott as chain continues supporting Adam Putnam for governor [NRA]

    05/23/2018 5:07:17 AM PDT · by SoFloFreeper · 60 replies
    Tampa Bay Times ^ | 5/23/18 | S DiNatale
    Publix has been Florida’s favorite grocery chain for decades — but some shoppers are turning their backs on the store after learning it donated more than half a million dollars to gubernatorial candidate Adam Putnam. A handful of state advocacy groups have gone to social media — Twitter in particular — urging shoppers to "#BoycottPublix" this Memorial Day weekend. Some people have decided to boycott the store indefinitely, or until it withdraws $670,000 it has given to Putnam, a longtime Republican politician who drew ire after he called himself "a proud NRA sellout" and opposed Florida’s new, stricter gun purchasing...
  • Shawn Mendes and Khalid perform with Parkland survivors at Billboard Music Awards

    05/20/2018 9:21:54 PM PDT · by GuavaCheesePuff · 37 replies
    Yahoo ^ | May 20, 2018 | Wendy Geller
    Shawn Mendes made a powerful statement in solidarity with gun violence victims at the 2018 Billboard Music Awards on Sunday (May 20). The singer-songwriter performed his new single “Youth” with another rapidly rising star, Khalid — as well as members of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School choir from Parkland, Fla. Dressed in a t-shirt that read “Protect our guns” with a slash through the word “guns” and the word “children” replaced, Khalid harmonized with Mendes, who strummed an acoustic guitar as they delivered the song’s affecting lyrics. The song thematically champions keeping one’s spirit although times are difficult and...
  • David Hogg: Get ready for 'politicians acting like they give a (bleep) after Texas school shooting

    05/18/2018 1:20:12 PM PDT · by ColdOne · 103 replies
    washingtonexaminer.com ^ | 5/18/18 | Katie Leach
    Parkland shooting survivor David Hogg said Friday that politicians will soon be paying lip service to the need for school safety after Friday's school shooting in Texas, but said they're only in it to “boost their approval ratings." “Get ready for two weeks of media coverage of politicians acting like they give a shit when in reality they just want to boost their approval ratings before midterms,” Hogg tweeted just hours after the shooting at Santa Fe High School. Get ready for two weeks of media coverage of politicians acting like they give a shit when in reality they just...
  • David Hogg targets new company for boycott over GOP #FLGov candidate @AdamPutnam’s support [tr]

    05/16/2018 8:26:16 AM PDT · by C19fan · 66 replies
    Twitchy ^ | May 16, 2018 | Greg P.
    Down in Florida, there’s some talk among liberals to #BoycottPublix, the giant Florida grocery store chain, over its financial support of GOP gubernatorial candidate Adam Putnam because Putnam is supporter of the NRA:
  • Bless his HEART! David Hogg’s 5-point platform to MAGICALLY end gun violence BACKFIRES

    05/11/2018 9:55:00 AM PDT · by C19fan · 38 replies
    Twitchy ^ | May 11, 2018 | Sam J.
    Oh good, David Hogg released a five-point platform about how to best strip Americans of their Second Amendment rights … said no one, ever. Notice how many times the word ‘ban’ pops up in this list so the next time some jack-a-ninny on the Left insists they’re not trying to take our guns you can refer them to this dumpster fire. David Hogg ✔ @davidhogg111 Comment why you do or don’t support our 5 point platform below I want to try responding to as many people as I can. 1. CDC funding for research into gun violance 2. Universal Background...
  • David Hogg mocks Oliver North: ‘You would know about terrorism, wouldn’t you?’

    05/10/2018 9:16:46 PM PDT · by DeathBeforeDishonor1 · 91 replies
    Washington Times ^ | 5/10/18 | Victor morton
    Oliver North called America’s new youth gun-control activists “civil terrorists”; the movement’s public face trolled back Thursday with an Iran-Contra joke. David Hogg took to Twitter to mock Mr. North, the new president of the National Rifle Association as someone who knows all about terrorism. Mr. Hogg retweeted a Salon article commenting on an interview with The Washington Times in which Mr. North said of the Florida school-shooting victims such as Mr. Hogg, “They’re not activists — this is civil terrorism.” The teenager replied: “#OnTheContra you would know about terrorism, wouldn’t you?”
  • April Sets Gun Sales Record

    05/08/2018 10:22:02 AM PDT · by Cheerio · 29 replies
    The Washington Free Beacon ^ | May 7, 2018 | Stephen Gutowski
    April 2018 saw the most gun-related checks run through the Federal Bureau of Investigation's background check system. The National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) ran 2,233,213 checks in April, according to an FBI document. That's nearly 90,000 more checks than the previous April record set in 2016. It also represents the second month in a row to set a record with March seeing 2,767,699 checks. The drop off in background checks between March and April matches the industry's typical sales cycle where more guns are sold in winter months than in summer months. December tends to be the best...
  • Parkland shooting survivor David Hogg says Trump spoke at the NRA convention because the [tr]

    05/05/2018 6:06:12 PM PDT · by C19fan · 73 replies
    UK Daily Mail ^ | May 5, 2018 | Germania Rodruguez
    Parkland shooting survivor David Hogg says the National Rifle Association is scared of the support he and other young gun control activists have received in the months after the Florida tragedy. In a CNN appearance on Friday, Hogg told Anderson Cooper that president Donald Trump and vice president Mike Pence's appearances at the NRA convention in Dallas serve as proof that the powerful gun lobby is worried about the upcoming midterm elections. The 18-year-old activist said: 'This is the first time they had the president and the vice president come out to the annual convention for the NRA. What they...
  • ‘You’re a GENIUS, kid’! David Hogg forgot to check himself before he WRECKED himself (again)

    05/01/2018 5:23:07 AM PDT · by C19fan · 66 replies
    Twitchy ^ | April 30, 2018 | Sarah D.
    These are trying times we live in. How fortunate we are to have someone like David Hogg to drop a little wisdom on us when we need it most: David Hogg âś” @davidhogg111 Throughout history violence and war only creates more of itself for example WWI->WWII->Cold War ->Korean War->Vietnam and up to today. While nonviolent moments like GandhiÂ’s, the suffrage movement or Civil Rights movement lead to peace and long lasting change. Ours will too.
  • David Hogg demands Mike Pence cancel NRA speech

    04/30/2018 6:37:27 AM PDT · by C19fan · 177 replies
    Washington Times ^ | April 29, 2018 | Victor Morton
    Gun-control activist David Hogg now wants to stop elected politicians from speaking to the National Rifle Association. In a tweet Sunday, Mr. Hogg noted that he had signed a MoveOn.org petition to “Demand Mike Pence cancel his speech to the NRA convention on May 4.” The tweet to Mr. Hogg’s 777,000 Twitter followers links to a petition that makes a similar demand of Nick Ayers, the vice president’s chief of staff. It was unclear whether the threat from Mr. Hogg’s followers would discourage the vice president from going to the Dallas meeting.
  • We need a David Hogg meme

    04/29/2018 7:48:03 AM PDT · by Jonty30 · 63 replies
    I think David Hogg shares more than a passing resemblance to Audie Murphy, war hero. I think it would be a great meme about character or something, if somebody could do the honours.
  • Student Of Racist “Promposal” Apologizes, Quits All School Events, BLM Threatens

    04/25/2018 1:52:48 PM PDT · by Liberty7732 · 26 replies
    The Florida high school student who made a racist sign asking his girlfriend to the prom has issued a profuse apology. His family issued a more profuse apology. But the promposal brouhaha is forcing him to forgo all the rest of his high school activities — a decision made in conjunction with the high school administration. There will be no prom, no graduation experience or anything else for him. So, quite a lot of consequences and punishment for a racist, but likely just stupid teenage boy stunt to get a girl. Lesson learned, move on, right? We all know that...
  • Parkland Activists’ Parents: They’re Not Gay With Each Other

    04/24/2018 9:02:12 PM PDT · by Impala64ssa · 69 replies
    Big League Politics ^ | 4/24/18 | Patrick Howley
    Parents of Parkland gun control advocates David Hogg and Cameron Kasky assured the media Tuesday that their sons are not homosexual with one another. Here is a photo that Cameron Kasky posted to Twitter, referring to “Prom 2018,” which created a situation in which the young adults’ parents had to clear up gay rumors. Hogg’s activist mother Rebecca Boldrick said that Hogg is not going to prom with Kasky as his date, and Kasky’s father also weighed in on the issue, according to TMZ. “Cameron and David love each other very much, as do the 20 or so other kids...
  • Behold: The greatest leader on Earth, according to Fortune

    04/20/2018 11:21:01 AM PDT · by Simon Green · 41 replies
    Fortune ^ | 04/19/18