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  • Obama Allegedly Called Conservatives ‘Tea Baggers’ in Handwritten Letter

    11/27/2013 9:26:03 AM PST · by Mozilla · 62 replies
    Mediaite ^ | November 27th, 2013 | Noah Rothman
    According to a report in The New York Post, President Barack Obama allegedly responded to a letter he received from a Texas school teacher who was concerned about the negative impact the Affordable Care Act may have on the president’s political position by referring to conservative Americans as “tea baggers.” “This bill has caused such a divisive, derisive and toxic environment,” wrote Thomas Ritter, a fifth-grade teacher at Sally B. Elliott Elementary in Irving, Texas. “The reality is that any citizen that disagrees with your administration is targeted and ridiculed.” Ritter added that he was afraid to write the president...
  • Right Wing Obamacare Myths DEBUNKED

    09/26/2013 10:07:15 AM PDT · by LUV W · 83 replies
    The Matt Walsh Blog ^ | September 25, 2013 | Matt Walsh
    Man, I hate these stupid, crazy, tea bagging right wingers. So foolish, so uncivilized. They run around screaming like crazed anarchists about how they want to stop Obamacare. Damned idiots don’t realize that the government needs to be involved in our health care decisions; we’re too helpless and feeble to handle it ourselves
  • New Book Quotes Obama as Describing Tea Partiers as 'Tea-Baggers' (Flashback)

    05/15/2013 5:08:47 AM PDT · by Oldeconomybuyer · 27 replies
    FOX News ^ | May 10, 2010
    A new book about President Obama alleges he once used the vulgar term "tea-bagger" to refer to the Tea Party movement. Newsweek columnist Jonathan Alter, in his book "The Promise: President Obama, Year One," to be released May 18, quotes the president as saying that Republican opposition to the economic stimulus package "helped create the tea-baggers and empowered that whole wing of the Republican Party where it now controls the agenda for the Republicans," according to a Washington Post report on the book. White House spokesman Bill Burton responded Wednesday evening by saying he had no reason to dispute the...
  • Anyone notice those red equal signs on Facebook today? Vanity

    03/27/2013 6:39:38 PM PDT · by erod · 129 replies
    So I just noticed today that a few of my "Facebook friends" more like 2 people I haven't spoken to in twenty years, had those stupid gay marriage red equality signs up. I defriended them all, anyone else have the same thing happen?
  • Secretary Of Labor Calls Out 'Teabaggers'

    Secretary Of Labor Calls Out 'Teabaggers' Zeke Miller Nov. 1, 2011, 8:44 AM Image: House Committee on Education and the Workforce Dem via Flikr Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis embraced the derogatory term used to describe members of the tea party in an appearance at the Florida Democratic Convention over the weekend. "I'll be darned if I'm going to set that aside now because a few tea baggers want to somehow muzzle my voice," she said, according to the Tallahassee Democrat. "We don't have to sit back and allow a minority in the Congress, known as the tea party, to...
  • Marine Vet at #OccupyWallStreet Tells Sean Hannity to... (Real Marines?)

    10/10/2011 6:58:57 PM PDT · by Incorrigible · 64 replies
    The Other 99 Percent (YouTube) ^ | 10/10/2011 | The Other 99 Percent
    The folks at Occupy Wall Street are creating and publishing videos of themselves onto YouTube. This one from today caught my attention. It's an interview with two men who claim to be Marine Veterans. - They are anti-war - Anti Bail-out - One claims he is burdened with student loans despite the GI Bill - Asked about Sean Hannity's opinion of protesters, they respond with expletives and claim that everyone in that park near Wall Street are patriotic Americans. .
  • Elderly 'Teabaggers' Not Dying 'Fast Enough' Laments Libtalker Mike Papantonio

    02/23/2011 7:31:24 PM PST · by Nachum · 39 replies
    newsbusters ^ | 2/23/11 | Jack Coleman
    Looks like yet another left-winger missed the meme on the New Civility. Attorney and "Ring of Fire" radio show co-host Mike Papantonio, guest-hosting on Ed Schultz's radio program yesterday, revealed two things -- he hates old people and wants tea party retirees to hurry up and die. Don't take my word for it, listen to Papantonio's remarks after a caller said he saw "one of these baggers" push a woman during dueling protests over the weekend in Madison, Wisc. (audio here)- CALLER: And he pushed the woman and, you know, I don't know what caused that or whatever but, two...
  • Charlie Rangel: "Teabaggers" Will Decide What To Fund And Not Fund (video)

    12/29/2010 10:45:46 AM PST · by i88schwartz · 28 replies · 1+ views
    RealClearPolitics ^ | December 29, 2010 | RealClearPolitics
    "The teabaggers set the standards as to what you're going to fund and not fund and what taxes you're going to have and not have," Rep. Charlie Rangel (D-NY) said on MSNBC.
  • Avoid Social Issues, GOP Urged (Homosexualists, Pro-Aborts Co-opt Tea Party Movement)

    11/14/2010 3:38:40 PM PST · by kristinn · 688 replies · 3+ views
    Politico ^ | Sunday, November 14, 2010 | Ben Smith and Byron Tau
    A gay conservative group and some Tea Party leaders are campaigning to keep social issues off the Republican agenda. In a letter to be released Monday, the group GOProud and leaders from groups like the Tea Party Patriots and the New American Patriots, will urge Republicans in the House and Senate to keep their focus on shrinking the government. "On behalf of limited-government conservatives everywhere, we write to urge you and your colleagues in Washington to put forward a legislative agenda in the next Congress that reflects the principles of the Tea Party movement," they write to presumptive House Speaker...
  • Early Voting in Pa. Shows GOP Tilt

    10/28/2010 4:36:35 PM PDT · by GOP_Lady · 29 replies · 2+ views
    The Wall Street Journal ^ | 10-28-10 | Jonathan Weisman
    The latest absentee ballot statistics released this afternoon by the state of Pennsylvania show a strong Republican tilt in the Keystone State, a bad sign for Democratic candidates up and down the ticket. According to the secretary of state’s office, 53,226 absentee ballots have been returned by registered Republicans in Pennsylvania compared with 37,631 by registered Democrats.
  • Never Gonna Stand For This

    10/01/2010 1:57:20 PM PDT · by Calpublican · 29 replies
    youtube ^ | 08/26/2010 | teachenor clark
    Great response to the arrogant, elite, liberals.
  • Tired Gay succumbs to Dix in 200 meters

    07/07/2010 8:36:47 AM PDT · by downwdims · 74 replies
    Reuters ^ | 7-3-10 | Gene Cherry
    Oregon (Reuters) - Olympic bronze medalist Walter Dix edged out Tyson Gay in the former world champion's hotly-anticipated return to the 200 meters at the Prefontaine Classic Diamond League meeting on Saturday. In the 110 meters hurdles, American David Oliver recorded the fourth fastest 110 meters hurdles of all time with a 12.90 second run. Gay, who has been battling a nagging hamstring problem for seven weeks, ran his first 200 of the year in 19.76 seconds to finish just shy of Dix, who took control coming off the bend and stayed in front to win in 19.72. "It wasn't...
  • Why is the Recession Taking So Long to End?

    06/26/2010 9:12:28 AM PDT · by K-oneTexas · 68 replies · 1+ views
    Family Security Matters ^ | 25 June 2010 | Frank Hill
    It seems like it is never going to end, doesn’t it? It is getting to be ‘Kind of a Drag’, as the Buckinghams used to sing. There are lots of reasons why this recession is taking so long to break out of. We happen to think that the Obama White House and Congress have played two very wrong cards in their efforts to turn around the economy: 1) excessive direct federal spending when a good jolt of business-targeted tax cuts would have jump-started the economy and 2) laying down a never-ending list of new humongous federal programs that will have...
  • Another internet communist claims to debunk tea party movement

    05/25/2010 7:46:22 PM PDT · by citizenredstater9271 · 14 replies · 443+ views
    This guy claims the tea party movement for freedom is part of a corporate plot. lol how are people like this allowed on the internet?
  • Internet communist claims the tea party movement is 'ignorant'

    05/16/2010 9:38:41 PM PDT · by citizenredstater9271 · 31 replies · 1,167+ views
    I can't begin to explain how hard I laughed watching this kid. What is he, some unemployed weirdo making videos in his mommy's basement? Take into consideration he admires one of the worst mass-murderers of the 20th century. Let's watch and have a laugh.
  • Deep Cover at Organizing for America

    05/11/2010 4:03:47 AM PDT · by Scanian · 19 replies · 1,298+ views
    The American Thinker ^ | May 11, 2010 | Jed Skillman
    Democrats are already gearing up. They can't wait for the November elections to arrive. One of the Chicago blogs I check into, Marathon Pundit, ran an interesting post this weekend. I don't want to mention the writer's name and risk blowing his cover, but due to a DNC computer glitch, he received an invitation to attend an Organizing for America "training session" in Evanston, Illinois. Well, what have we here? After checking the box marked "Yes! You can count on me!" said blogger returned his RSVP. Then, wearing what he described as a "subtle disguise," he arrived at the session,...
  • Inside the Beltway : STRONG BREW

    05/05/2010 12:48:10 AM PDT · by george76 · 28 replies · 1,042+ views
    Washington Times ^ | May 5, 2010 | Jennifer Harper
    The term "tea-bagger" is like uttering the "n" word, some say. Though he aspires to promote civility, evidence has surfaced that President Obama has added "tea-bagger" to his public lexicon, though it's considered a cheap and tawdry insult by "tea party" activists. Watchdogs at Americans for Tax Reform (ATR) barked when they saw the proof, tucked in a sneak peak of Newsweek columnist Jonathan Alter's new book, "The Promise: President Obama, Year One," to be released May 18. "This remark is the equivalent of using the 'n' word. It shows contempt for middle America, expressed knowingly, contemptuously, on purpose, and...
  • Lawmakers Detail Obama’s Pitch

    05/05/2010 12:19:32 AM PDT · by george76 · 9 replies · 532+ views
    new york times ^ | November 7, 2009 | JACKIE CALMES
    In an odd coincidence, the House debate on Saturday to overhaul health care took place on the third anniversary of the 2006 election that gave Democrats majority control after 12 years of Republican dominance. It fell to President Obama and to Congressional leaders to persuade those Democrats still sweating the final vote that it would not prove the party’s undoing in next November’s midterm elections. Obama, during his private pep talk to Democrats, recognized Mr. Owens’s election and then posed a question to the other lawmakers. According to Representative Earl Blumenauer of Oregon, who supports the health care bill, the...
  • Not gay enough for softball team?

    04/21/2010 1:08:32 PM PDT · by Ready4Freddy · 78 replies · 1,544+ views
    MSNBC ^ | April 21, 2010 1 hour, 17 minutes ago | msnbc.com
    SEATTLE - Three bisexual men have filed a federal lawsuit against a national gay-sports organization, claiming they were unfairly deemed not gay enough to play for a gay softball team during the Gay Softball World Series. Steven Apilado, LaRon Charles and Jon Russ contend the North American Gay Amateur Athletic Alliance discriminated against them during the Gay Softball World Series held in Seattle in August 2008. The lawsuit, first reported by The Seattle Times and the Seattle Weekly, was filed Tuesday in U.S. District Court. It accuses the alliance of violating Washington state laws barring discrimination. According to the lawsuit,...
  • Most transparent White House ever...

    04/21/2010 10:46:20 AM PDT · by mlizzy · 14 replies · 562+ views
    Politico ^ | 4-20-10 | Ben Smith
    Police chased reporters away from the White House and closed Lafayette Park today in response to a gay rights protest in which several service members in full uniform handcuffed themselves to the White House gate to protest "Don't Ask, Don't Tell." People who have covered the White House for years tell me that's an extremely unusual thing to do in an area that regularly features protests. A reporter can be seen in the YouTube video above calling the move "outrageous" and "ridiculous." UPDATE: U.S. Park Police spokesman David Schlosser tells POLITICO his service erred in pushing the reporters back, and...
  • Teabaggers Part Deux (Lib Seattle Colunist)

    04/08/2010 9:27:34 AM PDT · by illiac · 69 replies · 1,766+ views
    Seattle PI ^ | 4/6/10 | Barbara Sehr
    This column is a little inflammatory... Last week, in this space, I appear to have awakened a movement larger than the one I achieved prior to my last colonoscopy. Who could have thought that government resentful "teabaggers" existed here in the rain forests of the Puget Sound? After my recent personal encounter with these activists in the other Washington, I imagined that they were simply part of the extensive production capability of FOX News. Who would have thunk that they are very much alive and well and reading blogs here at Seattlepi.com? It would appear at first glance that my...
  • Strange Brew: Why is the Coffee Party Movement an Overnight MSM Sensation?

    03/18/2010 10:01:12 AM PDT · by KippLanham · 8 replies · 384+ views
    PJTV ^ | March 18, 2010 | PJTV
    Ask anyone in the Tea Party movement and they'll tell you how difficult it is to get any media attention at all, not to mention coverage that is actually fair and accurate, yet the Coffee Party movement sprung up overnight and it's already a media favorite. Find out why and comment here: http://pjtv.com/v/3251
  • The HomoCon Tipping Point: Why CPAC Was a Milestone Weekend for Gays

    02/23/2010 12:24:11 PM PST · by DesertRenegade · 139 replies · 1,801+ views
    Big Journalism ^ | Feb 23, 2010 | Bruce Carroll
    (excerpt) This moment at CPAC is even more important for the conservative movement as it happened at an important time when there is already a generational change going on in America. Boomers are fading, Xer’s are ruling, and Millenials are finding their way. Forty-eight percent of those who participated in the CPAC straw poll last week identified themselves as students. They are the future of conservativism. And they shouted down an anti-gay bigot. There will surely be other homocon-related clashes within the conservative movement, just as the Democrat Party has regularly used the gay community as pawns in their re-election...
  • Democrats hold crab feed on stormy seas("there's a lot of teabaggers and whatever out there")

    02/16/2010 9:18:51 AM PST · by mdittmar · 16 replies · 790+ views
    Seattle Post Intelligencer ^ | 2/16/10 | Seattle Post Intelligencer
    LACEY - Usually an upbeat evening in state politics, Washington State Democrats' annual crab feed on Monday had the feel of a ship battening down for a nor'easter or a battalion marching to the sound of the guns. "We have not had a good couple of months," U.S. Rep. Adam Smith, D-Wash., the first member of Washington's congressional delegation to back Barack Obama for president, told the crowd at St. Martin's University. Rep. Jim McDermott, D-Wash., predicted that health care reform will pass Congress, but privately commented on the sudden announcement by Sen. Evan Bayh, D-Indiana, that he won't run...
  • Marvel admits to 'mistake' in controversial Captain America comic (Based On Free Republic Sign)

    02/10/2010 1:35:13 PM PST · by icwhatudo · 54 replies · 2,177+ views
    Washington Times ^ | 2-10-10 | Kerry Picket
    A sign created by a poster at Free Republic, and then recreated in a Captain America comic, has led Marvel to admit a mistake. *updated "It looks like Marvel Comic's Captain America is throwing his mighty shield at the Tea Party Movement. Warner Todd Huston wrote on his Publius forum blog that the super-powered soldier who fought the Nazis in WWII observes with disdain Americans who are seemingly compared to Tea Party Movement protesters of today:"In preparation for the infiltration, Marvel Comics depicts the two super heroes out of costume and observing from a rooftop a street filled with what...
  • Tea Party Jab to Be Zapped From Captain America Comic, Writer Says

    02/10/2010 9:38:16 AM PST · by markomalley · 54 replies · 1,402+ views
    Fox News ^ | 2/9/2010 | Joshua Rhett Miller
    A "tea bag" reference in a recent Captain America comic book that has angered the Tea Party movement will be removed by Marvel Comics in future editions, the story's writer told FoxNews.com. In issue No. 602 of Captain America, "Two Americas, Part One," the title hero and The Falcon, a black superhero from New York City, stumble upon a protest rally in Boise, Idaho. They see scores of protesters carrying signs that say "Stop the Socialists!" and "Tea Bag The Libs Before They Tea Bag YOU!" Captain America says the protest appears to be an "anti-tax thing," and The Falcon...
  • Marvel Comics: Captain America Says Tea Parties Are Dangerous and Racist

    02/09/2010 1:56:57 PM PST · by TitansAFC · 51 replies · 1,555+ views
    Publius Forum ^ | 2-9-10 | Warner Todd Huston
    Marvel Comic’s Captain America is the mightiest soldier with the super powerful secret soldier formula that makes him a super man. Sadly, this muscle bound hero that took on the whole Nazi army during WWII seems to be afraid of those American people who’ve joined the Tea Party movement. Not only is Cappy quaking in his little red booties, but he’s sure that the Tea Party folks are dangerous racists, too. Isn’t it wonderful that a decades old American comic book hero is now being used to turn readers against our very political system, being used to slander folks that...
  • Help wanted: $24,000 to stop Glenn Beck, 'tea-baggers'

    01/26/2010 10:46:17 PM PST · by bogusname · 47 replies · 1,524+ views
    WND ^ | January 26, 2010 | Chelsea Schilling
    Help-wanted ads are appearing on Craigslist that offer to pay citizens $24,000 a year, plus health insurance, to "counter the hysteria and lies of Glenn Beck and other talking heads" and "stop the tea-baggers!" The ads are being posted by Grassroots Campaigns, a canvassing group that has performed services for the Democratic National Committee and MoveOn.org. Its postings can be found among Craiglist listings in Chicago, Ill.; San Francisco, Calif.; Boston, Mass.; Philadelphia, Penn. and Austin, Texas...
  • Atlanta Tops Gayest-Cities List

    01/21/2010 11:54:03 AM PST · by My Favorite Headache · 42 replies · 2,015+ views
    Newser ^ | 1-21-10
    Newser) – Using criteria like the number of same-sex-couple households per capita, gay elected officials, gay bars and gay films among Netflix favorites, the Advocate crowns Atlanta as the gayest city in the US. Some reasons why, and the rest of the top five: 1. * Though “Georgia isn’t the most gay-friendly state,” Mike Albo writes, “Atlanta guys are hunky, the ladies are gracious, the gay sports leagues are seriously well organized, and its housewives (and their gay BFFs, complete with handbags and heels) are now camp icons.” 2. * Burlington, Vt.: Hub of the state’s gay-rights efforts, and “nearby...
  • Sen. John Kerry: 'Teabaggers' are 'revved up'

    01/18/2010 11:54:33 AM PST · by Nachum · 68 replies · 1,872+ views
    Washington Exainer ^ | 1/18/10 | Charlie Spiering
    I'm amazed at how many Democratic politicians are using the word 'teabag' to fire up their constituents. Chuck Schumer proudly called Republican candidate Scott Brown a "far-right teabagger" earlier in the race, and now it appears Sen. Kerry is following suit. "We also see how revved up the tea baggers are at the thought of hijacking health care reform and every chance we have at making progress in Washington." warned Kerry this morning.
  • Freepers, bloggers, pundits, cartoonists, et al Unite against the "Teabaggers!"

    01/17/2010 10:29:44 AM PST · by Thirteen · 12 replies · 510+ views
    Self | Sun., Jan. 12 2010 | Thirteen
    We now know that "Teabagger" is a term for a bizarre homosexual perversion which is best left unexplained. Ever since the Anderson Cooper show on CNN, the left has contemptuously labeled the Tea Party movement and Tea Partiers in general "Teabaggers." My question is: Aren't the real "teabaggers" the Democrats who are trying to force their agenda down America's throat? I say we start labeling those Democrats "Teabaggers" on every blog, discussion forum, editorial cartoon, search engine, tv and radio talk show and any other place we can think of and put the label exactly where it belongs. Is anyone...
  • Democrats Accuse Brown of 'Radical' Ties as Senate Election Nears [Tea Party Tie-in]

    01/15/2010 7:17:49 PM PST · by Syncro · 75 replies · 3,369+ views
    FOXNews.com ^ | January 15, 2010 | FOXNews.com
    Democrats Accuse Brown of 'Radical' Ties as Senate Election Nears FOXNews.com GOP Senate candidate Scott Brown and his supporters are firing back at Democratic senators for accusing him of being a "far-right" politician backed by "right-wing radicals" by virtue of his ties to the conservative tea party movement.  Brown, with the support of the tea party groups and others, is posing a stiff challenge to Democrat Martha Coakley in the race for the U.S. Senate seat in Massachusetts formerly held by the late Ted Kennedy. Polls show him closing in on Coakley, long the frontrunner, with just four days to...
  • Clinton: 'We are winning' (calls Obamacare protesters "teabaggers")

    11/10/2009 12:11:34 PM PST · by Free ThinkerNY · 39 replies · 1,660+ views
    politico.com ^ | Nov. 10, 2009
    During his appearance at the Senate Democrats' weekly lunch Tuesday, former President Bill Clinton told members of his party not to back down when they're winning the health care debate. A source close to Clinton said the former president had a simple message for Democrats: Make sure to pass something. "The point I want to make is, just pass the bill, even if it's not exactly what you want," Clinton said, according to the source. "When you try and fail, the other guys write history." Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) said Clinton described the ongoing tea party protests against the Democratic...
  • Obama: Let's Not "Jump to Conclusions" on Hassan [sic], But Those "Tea-Bag People" are "Extremists"

    11/09/2009 11:17:44 AM PST · by EveningStar · 34 replies · 2,235+ views
    Ace of Spades HQ ^ | November 9, 2009 | Ace
    Keeping an eye on the real terrorists (that would be you).
  • Obama Uses Crude Gay-Baiting Sexual Slur to Attack Tea Party Protesters

    11/08/2009 8:09:38 AM PST · by kristinn · 261 replies · 16,523+ views
    Sunday, November 8, 2009 | Kristinn
    Barack Hussein Obama II, used a crude gay-baiting sexual slur to denigrate Tea Party patriots in a talk with House Democrats yesterday on Capitol Hill, reported the New York Times:According to Representative Earl Blumenauer of Oregon, who supports the health care bill, the president asked, “Does anybody think that the teabag, anti-government people are going to support them if they bring down health care? All it will do is confuse and dispirit” Democratic voters “and it will encourage the extremists.”The word 'teabag' is used to describe a sexual practice popular in the homosexual community. Earlier this year as the anti-big...
  • Are the Teabaggers the New Hippies? Do I Look Good In This Zot?

    10/21/2009 10:31:27 AM PDT · by RandReagan · 46 replies · 1,405+ views
    Winston Churchill is often misattributed to the quote "If you're not a liberal when you're 20, you have no heart. If you're not a conservative when you're 40, you have no head." I believe these words from Sir Churchill, a leading figure of Tom Brokaw’s Greatest Generation, quite ironically sum up the generation that was to succeed him in history (the baby-boomers), had he actually been the one to have said it of course. The idealistic hippies of the 60’s fought for change to bring about a society so open-minded it could accept everything and everyone, but now the Teabaggers...
  • Starbucks Launches Instant-Coffee Onslaught on SNL

    09/30/2009 1:43:12 PM PDT · by Nachum · 16 replies · 641+ views
    Advertising Age ^ | 9/30/09 | Emily Bryson York
    CHICAGO (AdAge.com) -- Starbucks aired the first creative for its Via Ready Brew during the season premiere of "Saturday Night Live" last night. Four 15-second spots from agency BBDO, New York, challenged consumers to a taste test at its cafes this week, to discern the difference between its much-lauded instant product and the Starbucks house brew. The company wouldn't confirm details about the upcoming national advertising campaign for Via, other than the official launch date, this Sept. 29. An executive familiar with the matter cautioned that "SNL" creative may not reflect the look and feel of the upcoming campaign. The...
  • WHO LEADS THE 9/12 PROTESTERS?

    09/27/2009 10:59:45 AM PDT · by Edisto Joe · 9 replies · 923+ views
    The Edisto Joe Outlook ^ | 09/27/2009 | Edisto Joe
    Main stream media, or state run media, which ever you prefer, all seem to be wondering who is the leader of this protest movement? Is it Rush, Hannity, Beck...possibly Newt Gingrich, or heaven forbid, Sarah Palin? They seem to be alluding to the fact that without a leader, one must question their legitimacy. Well, my question has always been, why do they need a leader when the message is loud and clear? I found a response for the pundits on the left, and guess what? It comes from the mouth of one of your own politicians. So the next time...
  • The “T” word and other hateful things from the Left

    09/21/2009 7:33:33 AM PDT · by Conservative Digest · 11 replies · 499+ views
    http://conservativedigest.wordpress.com/ ^ | 9/21/09 | Conservative Digest
    Same hate, different group. Today the radical Left is using the derogatory term “tea-bagger”, a slur with deviant sexual connotations, to marginalize and demean their opponents, much like the Democrats used the “n” word back when they controlled southern politics and men like George Wallace provided leadership.
  • Probe "Teabaggers" and "Birthers" for Racist Views

    09/16/2009 11:50:18 AM PDT · by physcitech · 28 replies · 883+ views
    Breitbart News ^ | 9/15/09 | Breitbart.com
    Probe "Teabaggers" and "Birthers" for Racists Views
  • Hartford Courant Reporter Uses Pejorative 'Tea-Bagger' Term in Story

    09/13/2009 6:42:55 AM PDT · by PJ-Comix · 21 replies · 1,533+ views
    NewsBusters ^ | September 13, 2009 | P.J. Gladnick
    Gee! Guess where a reporter is coming from if he uses the vulgar and childish term "tea-bagger" when referring to tea party protestors?Anderson Cooper was among the first "journalists" who used the "tea bagging" term back in April. Despite his initial glee over injecting "tea bagging" as often as possible into his comments on the tea party protests, Cooper was eventually forced to apologize for his highly unprofessional use of that term. Although the use of "tea bagger" has now become generally recognized as the mark of liberal unprofessionalism it does keep creeping back into stories such as a few...
  • Congressmen On Milk Cartons?

    08/18/2009 5:29:13 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 11 replies · 840+ views
    IBD Editorials ^ | August 18, 2009 | INVESTORS BUSINESS DAILY Staff
    Leadership: Scores of congressmen and women are trying to hide from their constituents this August recess as the revolt over ObamaCare continues. If you haven't seen him or her lately, you might try your refrigerator.IBD Exclusive Series: Government-Run Healthcare: A Prescription For FailureIt's amazing how frightened of the community the party of the great community organizer has become now that the community has organized itself against his attempt to impose socialized medicine on the country. They cheered when he told them to get in the faces of their opponents. Now they won't show their faces, period. Senate Majority Whip Dick...
  • Protester warns: ‘You have awakened a sleeping giant'

    08/13/2009 5:20:56 AM PDT · by Zakeet · 54 replies · 1,869+ views
    Houston Chronicle ^ | August 13, 2009
    Nancy Snyder says she kept quiet when abortion was legalized and prayer in schools was eliminated. Not this time. “They did it for prayer, they did it for abortion, and they're not going to do it for our health care,” the 70-year-old nurse from Philipsburg, Pa., said Wednesday as she and her husband Robert, 74, a retired coal miner, waited in a long, snaking line for Democratic Sen. Arlen Specter's town hall meeting. “We're not standing back this time,” Snyder said. Instead, the Snyders and many Americans like them are adding their voices to a populist backlash evident in the...
  • DMN's Slater Lumps Tea Party Protesters With Holocaust Museum, Tiller Shootings

    06/10/2009 2:29:16 PM PDT · by Pyro7480 · 38 replies · 1,332+ views
    NewsBusters.org ^ | 6/10/2009 | Matthew Balan
    Dallas Morning News’s Wayne Slater become one of the first pundits after the shootings at the Holocaust Museum on Wednesday to hint that there was a connection to mainstream conservative activists. On CNN Newsroom, about two hours after the story broke, Slater linked this incident and the murder of abortionist George Tiller with “anti-tax secessionists in Texas,” his label for Tea Party protesters. Anchor Rick Sanchez moderated a panel discussion on the Holocaust Museum shootings after the bottom of the 3 pm Eastern hour of the CNN program....Sanchez asked the Dallas Morning News political writer if criminals like this suspect...
  • Berg's Father and Firm Were On A Right-Wing (FR Hit Piece) 'Enemies' List

    05/13/2004 9:21:16 PM PDT · by John Lenin · 111 replies · 810+ views
    BreakForNews.com ^ | 12th May, 2004 10amET | Fintan Dunne
    The family firm of beheaded American Nick Berg, was named by a conservative website in a list of 'enemies' of the Iraq occupation. That could explain his arrest by Iraqi police --a detention which fatally delayed his planned return from Iraq and may have led directly to his death. Nick Berg, 26 disappeared into incommunicado detention after his arrest by Iraqi police in March, 2004. He vanished again after his release 13 days later. His body was found last Saturday in Baghdad, and a video of his beheading --supposedly by a radical Islamic group-- was posted on the Internet on...