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  • Bye-bye Delay! So long crooks! Goodbye world, I'm gone by ZOT!

    01/08/2006 6:43:32 PM PST · by SoLongCrooks · 317 replies · 9,527+ views
    Yaa, you repukes are not doing so well, huh? Imagine, you repukes control the presidency, both houses of Congress, and appointed 7 of the 9 Supreme Court justices. Yet the Supreme Court thre out sodomy laws in all 50 states and recognized the right of government to seize land for any reason. And you couldn't pass your Social Security changes could you? Sorry, that was your last shot. Come November, we're going to start seeing more Democratic faces in the House. It's the end for you guys. You guys are celebrating when Bush's numbers go *up* to 45%. Then Faux...
  • Bush's Job Growth WORST in 50 Years (Roll out the red carpet for this “staunch Bush supporter.”)

    01/03/2006 8:29:33 AM PST · by intruder alert · 344 replies · 12,727+ views
    bopnews ^ | Hale Stewart
    Bush’s giant Right Wing Noise Machine (RWNM) loves to preach about the Bush economic miracle. In fact, the RWNM’s current thinking is Bush doesn’t spend enough time talking about his economic triumphs. If only he did, then everyone would fall in line and believe in the great Bush economic miracle. There is one problem with this argument: it’s a lie. Any way you look at the Bush economy, it comes up short. Today, I want to compare Bush’s job creation record with other economic recoveries. As usual, Bush comes up way short. The national Bureau of Economic Research has identified...
  • Seriously, Why Don't You Trolls Try Something Original?

    01/01/2006 9:27:23 AM PST · by inquisitive · 171 replies · 7,753+ views
    Why does anybody support George w Bush as President? He is clearly the worst President I have ever seen -- a complete disaster. And before you say anything, I have been a registered Republican for 25 years.
  • ZOT! Censorship alleged

    12/17/2005 5:27:56 AM PST · by Dances With Fascists · 337 replies · 7,870+ views
    Censored News & Ideas ^ | 9/11/04 | unknown
    Lies of omission about 9/11 -- stoking fears of terrorism THEY WANT YOU TO BE AFRAID The following post was censored by freerepublic.com shortly after it was posted on their "public" forum on 9/11/04. That forum is designed to appear as though it is a community forum open to all, but this post only received three responses before it and its replies were deleted, and a repeat posting at 4 am PST on 9/20/04 didn't stay online for 5 minutes! Someone is apparently watching closely over the content of the freerepublic.com forums and censoring them 24/7 (though they might have...
  • 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...
  • Why Want Bush Do Something about the cost of gas? (ZOT!!! He awaits orders from Juwish Modz.)

    03/23/2005 4:07:55 PM PST · by John Zell · 175 replies · 8,487+ views
    Gas costs so much. I cant afford it. Why want Bush do something? Don't say he can't. His daddy or his handlers could be on the phone in 2 minutes with the Rothchilds and by 1 week, oil prices would be under $20 and gas would be 1 dollar a gallon. You know it and I know it. Why want he? Do you know? Is there sombody we can call? Plaese advice.
  • What is this ZOT!?

    03/20/2005 7:38:52 AM PST · by scippy · 128 replies · 4,343+ views
    <p>What is this palce? Are you peeple for reel? Is this some kind of joke?</p>
  • Heavy Demands Apology (Like dude, you are kind of, like, slow on the uptake).

    03/18/2005 1:15:41 PM PST · by heavy requests · 60 replies · 3,841+ views
    my bleeding heart | cooler than most
    I apologize for being me, true and dedicated to freedom for everyone especially those who haven't seen it truly in a long time.
  • Stop inhumane ZOT! experiments on liberal trolls!!!!!

    03/16/2005 5:54:35 AM PST · by Martha2005 · 215 replies · 4,423+ views
    <p>Stop inhumane experiments on liberal trolls!!!!!!! Oh my! I recently encountered stunning liberal talking points concerning trolldom! Or concerning what FReepers do on the forum with idiots.</p> <p>I was really shocked and my eyes wide open when I was reading it! Unfortunately I lost the link but I will retell you what I happened to get to know. The people at the DNC set inhumane experiments over trolls! It is outrageous!</p>
  • Hands off Lebanon Mr. Bush

    03/14/2005 9:17:48 AM PST · by dirtyrat · 65 replies · 2,454+ views
    Arab American News ^ | Osama Siblani
    The assassination of Rafiq al-Hariri has initiated an international political chess match which is being played out on the streets of Lebanon and in the media worldwide. Hariri's murder twenty-four days ago sparked a governmental crisis in Lebanon that resulted in Prime Minister Omar Karami's resignation, cries of blame on Syria, street protests by the opposition in Lebanon, a massive counter-protest by government supporters, the reinstatement of Karami, and continuing uncertainty.
  • Zot! hello from a liberal

    03/12/2005 11:34:16 PM PST · by sheik yerbouti · 93 replies · 2,565+ views
    i just joined up. i'm a liberal who's looking for some stimulating political discussion. i wasn't sure what the procedure was, so i thought i'd say hello. howdy.
  • ZOT! CIA CONROLS THE MEDIA VIOLATION OF THE FIRST AMENDENT RIGHT TO A FREE PRESS ALL 50 STATES

    03/10/2005 4:38:21 PM PST · by freepress3482 · 108 replies · 3,469+ views
    The Media CIA CONTROLED MEDIDA AND/OR MEDIA MANIPULATION IS A VIOLATION OF THE FIRST AMENDMENT RIGHT TO A FREE PRESS CONCERNING ALL 50 STATES AND EVERY AMERICAN CITIZEN PLEASE REVIEW: http://government.rantnetwork.com/usgovcoverups (read website on "operation mockingbird") Journalism is a perfect cover for CIA agents. People talk freely to journalists, and few think suspiciously of a journalist aggressively searching for information. Journalists also have power, influence and clout. Not surprisingly, the CIA began a mission in the late 1940s to recruit American journalists on a wide scale, a mission it dubbed Operation MOCKINGBIRD. The agency wanted these journalists not only to...
  • Compassion often evades the less fortunate among us (Naive lefty alert)

    03/09/2005 6:42:00 PM PST · by Huntress · 22 replies · 819+ views
    Kansas City Star ^ | 3/9/05 | Lewis W. Diuguid
    The woman walking behind me froze when I turned to look at her after a stoplight flashed red. That became her signal to hurriedly walk in another direction. This is the 10th year that well-groomed people in the heartland have made me feel like garbage simply because of the clothes I had on. At least once a year I dress in my old army coat, black knit cap, faded jeans, frayed flannel shirt and grass- stained sneakers to gauge people's reaction to folks who appear to be homeless. The message is unspoken, yet unmistakable. People who are better off make...
  • Ex-Marine Says Public Version of Saddam Capture Fiction

    03/09/2005 11:19:27 AM PST · by denver larry · 298 replies · 9,624+ views
    WHAM.com ^ | 3.9.05 | United Press International
    A former U.S. Marine who participated in capturing ousted Iraqi President Saddam Hussein said the public version of his capture was fabricated. Ex-Sgt. Nadim Abou Rabeh, of Lebanese descent, was quoted in the Saudi daily al-Medina Wednesday as saying Saddam was actually captured Friday, Dec. 12, 2003, and not the day after, as announced by the U.S. Army. "I was among the 20-man unit, including eight of Arab descent, who searched for Saddam for three days in the area of Dour near Tikrit, and we found him in a modest home in a small village and not in a hole...
  • Secret photo of a cowering dictator makes waves on the web)

    01/09/2004 8:24:04 AM PST · by ex-Texan · 50 replies · 457+ views
    Secret photo of a cowering dictator makes waves on the web THIS appears to be the moment Saddam Hussein was dragged from his hole and exposed to the world – but it is a snapshot the US military did not want the world to see. The photograph, apparently taken in the seconds after Saddam's capture near Tikrit last month, appeared for the first time yesterday on a military-related website. The image shows a US soldier posing for the camera as he pins the bearded dictator's body and face to the dirt. A clearly-distressed Saddam lies on his stomach as members...
  • Shortly Before Saddam's Capture ...

    12/21/2003 9:15:23 PM PST · by elguapo · 6 replies · 154+ views
    floating around Internet ^ | December 14, 2003 | unknown
    Somebody I know created this image and donated it to the public domain anonymously.
  • Saddam capture helps many (Senator John McCain)

    12/21/2003 6:30:41 AM PST · by Lando Lincoln · 9 replies · 220+ views
    Arizona Republic ^ | 21 December 2003 | Senator John McCain
    <p>The capture of Saddam Hussein by American forces last weekend puts a final nail in the coffin of a regime that for 24 years terrorized and brutalized its people in a way most Americans are unable to imagine. Saddam's capture is a victory for coalition forces in Iraq and a milestone for the Iraqi people. Attacks on allied forces in Iraq by our enemies will continue, and the road to Iraqi reconstruction and democracy remains long and difficult. But Saddam's capture is a serious blow to opponents of a free Iraq.</p>
  • The Derelict from Tikrit

    12/17/2003 4:13:05 AM PST · by yonif · 6 replies · 125+ views
    Israel National News ^ | Dec 16, '03 / 21 Kislev 5764 | Steven Plaut
    When Jacob’s two sons, Shimon and Levi, killed all the menfolk of Sh’chem, he was terribly concerned that the vengeance would endanger him and his nation amongst the Canaanites. But he need not have worried. As it turned out, the Canaanites did not lift a finger against him. The vengeance had worked. It had cowed the barbarians. It had focused their minds. I find myself contemplating that as I sit back and sip sangria as part of the celebrations of the downfall of Saddam Hussein. What a great day to be an American! What a great day to be an...
  • America's Palestinians,The Angry Left. Reaction to Saddam Capture.

    12/16/2003 8:29:08 AM PST · by BJungNan · 24 replies · 111+ views
    WSJOpin ^ | December 15, 2003 | Taranto
    <p>We don't know for sure that Saddam Hussein was directly involved with the attacks of Sept. 11, but in at least one respect his capture allows Americans to enjoy a measure of revenge. Remember how Palestinians whooped it up on that infamous day, dancing in the streets and handing out candy, unable to contain their joy over the mass murder of Americans? Well, they're pretty bummed right about now, and it serves them right.</p>
  • The tipping point

    12/15/2003 11:32:02 PM PST · by kattracks · 7 replies · 177+ views
    townhall.com ^ | 12/16/03 | Frank J. Gaffney, Jr.
    History will likely record December 13, 2003 as the tipping point in the liberation of Iraq. Of course, much of importance preceded that moment - the U.S.-led invasion of the country, the toppling of Saddam Hussein's regime and the beginnings of an expensive and time-consuming reconstruction. Still, there is reason to believe that, when American forces dug the former Iraqi dictator out of his rathole in Tikrit on Saturday night, the beginning of the end of the nightmare he inflicted on so many for so long had arrived. To be sure, as with the turning points of most military...
  • Arabs Warn:They shaved his beard.Saddam humiliation could fire up resistance

    12/15/2003 10:23:00 AM PST · by BJungNan · 145 replies · 516+ views
    gogov ^ | December 15, 2003 | Al Jazeera
    The humiliating images of Saddam Hussein's capture by US forces risk increasing Arab support for the Iraqi resistance and sharpening their appetite for revenge, analysts said on Monday. "I felt extremely humiliated," said Egyptian writer Sayyid Nassar, who interviewed Saddam three weeks before the US-led invasion of Iraq on 20 March. "I felt it was not only a humiliation of Arabs but of all humanity. "By shaving his beard, a symbol of virility in Iraq and in the Arab world, the Americans committed an act that symbolizes humiliation in our region, where getting shaved by one's enemy means robbing him...
  • Dow, NASDAQ "Soaring" on News About Saddam Hussein

    12/15/2003 6:56:32 AM PST · by jern · 37 replies · 129+ views
    AP ^ | Dec. 15, 2003 | AP
    NEW YORK - Stocks are soaring right out of the box this morning as investors cheer the arrest over the weekend of Saddam Hussein (news - web sites). The Dow Jones Industrial Average is up 97 points in today's early going. Advancing issues on the New York Stock Exchange (news - web sites) hold a six-to-one lead over decliners. The Nasdaq Composite Index is ahead 28 points and the Standard-and-Poor's 500 Stock Index is up eight points. Hussein was captured Saturday and U.S. forces reported that they had the former dictator in custody yesterday after confirming his identity. News of...
  • Pro-Saddam rally in Tikrit turns into brawl (ROFLOL !!!)

    12/15/2003 7:28:12 AM PST · by 11th_VA · 45 replies · 1,078+ views
    FOX23 ^ | 14 December 2003
    Pro-Saddam rally in Tikrit turns into brawl (Tikrit, Iraq-AP) -- A brawl has erupted in Saddam Hussein's hometown -- after hundreds of people took to the streets in support of the former dictator. Some 700 people in Tikrit cheered and rallied in favor of Saddam, following his weekend capture by U-S forces. At one point, security forces waded into the crowd to arrest the protest leader. That's when a widespread fight broke out. The man was eventually handed over to Iraqi police. Tikrit is the heart of Saddam loyalism -- since the one-time president and now prisoner has roots there....
  • Boortz's daily update

    12/15/2003 4:56:05 AM PST · by Crazieman · 17 replies · 124+ views
    http://boortz.com/nuze/index.html ^ | 12/15/03 | Neal Boortz
    MONDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2003 OUT OF HIS HOLE ... AND OUT OF IRAQ The last time I returned to Atlanta form a long weekend in Las Vegas was on September 9th, 2001. Two days later the world changed. Yesterday I was awakened by my cell phone at about 4:30 Vegas time. Saddam Hussein had been captured ... did I want to rush to the station and do a special Sunday morning show? No ... I wanted to get up, get breakfast, and head to the airport for my already-scheduled Airtran flight home. We can rejoice in America at Saddam's capture,...
  • Saddam Tells Troops He Wants to Negotiate ["I am the president of Iraq and I want to negotiate."]

    12/15/2003 1:45:13 AM PST · by yonif · 39 replies · 867+ views
    Times Leader ^ | Dec. 15, 2003 | Associated Press
    ADWAR, Iraq - "My name is Saddam Hussein," the fallen Iraqi leader told U.S. troops in English as they pulled him out of a dank hole that had become his home. "I am the president of Iraq and I want to negotiate." U.S. soldiers replied: "Regards from President Bush." The exchange, recounted by Maj. Bryan Reed, operations officer for the 1st Brigade, 4th Infantry Division one day after Saddam's capture was announced, suggested the Iraqi leader would be willing to tell U.S. intelligence everything he knows. Of the most immediate importance would be any information on the insurgency responsible for...
  • Reuters: Saddam's Capture Roils 2004 White House Race

    12/14/2003 12:24:11 PM PST · by jern · 53 replies · 193+ views
    Reuters ^ | Dec. 14, 2003 | Patricia Wilson
    Print this article Close This Window Saddam's Capture Roils 2004 White House Race Sun December 14, 2003 01:47 PM ET By Patricia Wilson WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Saddam Hussein's capture injected a dramatic new twist into the 2004 White House race on Sunday, bringing President Bush more good news and complicating the message of his Democratic rivals. With the U.S. economy on the upswing and now the former Iraqi dictator in jail, the nine Democrats vying for the right to challenge Bush next year are once again having to refine their arguments for replacing him. The most immediate effects, analysts said,...