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  • Ted Turner: Give Muslim Extremists What They Want to Stop Terrorism

    10/02/2006 10:27:55 AM PDT · by lowbridge · 123 replies · 3,203+ views
    newsbusters.org ^ | September 30, 2006 | Brad Wilmouth
    Posted by Brad Wilmouth on September 30, 2006 - 15:28. During an interview aired Friday on CNBC's The Big Idea with Donny Deutsch, when asked by host Deutsch how he would go about fighting terrorism, CNN founder Ted Turner argued that "you don't win people over by bombing them, you win them over by being friends with them," and soon recommended giving Muslim extremists what they want as a solution to terrorism. Turner, who in 2002 claimed that Israelis were guilty of "terrorism" against the Palestinians, on Friday's show advocated "being more even-handed in our dealing with the Palestinians and...
  • Recapturing Kansas (hurl...)

    01/19/2005 4:30:53 AM PST · by billorites · 22 replies · 654+ views
    In These Times ^ | January 12, 2005 | Emily Udell interviews Tom Franks
    How did conservatives win the heart of America? That is the question Tom Frank explores in his bestselling book What’s the Matter with Kansas?, an incisive analysis of the Republican transformation of traditional economic populism into the Great Backlash. Frank’s book, which has become a post-election touchstone for progressive pundits, looks beyond the red state/blue state paradigm to explain how the mirage of “moral values” issues (“God, guns and gays”) has subverted public dialogue about economic issues and convinced working class Americans to vote against their economic self-interest. Frank—who is also the author of The Conquest of Cool and One...
  • ZOT: Hahahaha! This is too much fun

    01/03/2004 9:27:33 PM PST · by I could start typing anything · 251 replies · 1,796+ views
    Nørsk Fåmily Clåssics ^ | Ingrid Kittensdotter
    <p>It's me Timothy J Toler again. I just keep getting in here don't I? I am like an annoying little bug that you can not destroy. You can ZOT me all you want. I am limitless in this town. You would have to shut down the voicings of the entire conservative redneck city I live in just to stop me.</p>
  • Welcome Thread For Whyareyoudumbandhateful

    01/02/2004 7:48:25 PM PST · by Lead Moderator · 908 replies · 16,410+ views
    I wanted to invite everyone to greet our newest signup, whyareyoudumbandhateful. Do you think his or her first post will be to make a donation on the Freepathon thread?
  • A BIG THANK YOU to all you Viking Kittens, from very grateful Admin Mods!

    06/09/2003 6:10:00 AM PDT · by continued at bottom · 31 replies · 272+ views