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Sarah Palin Issues Statement On "The Tragedy In Arizona"

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Posted on Palin's Facebook page.

My sincere condolences are offered to the family of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and the other victims of today's tragic shooting in Arizona.

On behalf of Todd and my family, we all pray for the victims and their families, and for peace and justice.

- Sarah Palin


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Sat, 01/08/2011 - 16:06 | 859260 scratch_and_sniff
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Sat, 01/08/2011 - 17:56 | 859811 MarketTruth
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Doubt this is another Clinton family Arkancide, a touch too messy.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 16:07 | 859261 etrader
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Hmm that crosshairs map may have not been the best idea.......

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 16:21 | 859343 scratch_and_sniff
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Sat, 01/08/2011 - 17:10 | 859552 -Michelle-
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It comes from both sides.  DailyKos had her on a "target" and "bullseye" list for the primaries.

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 02:49 | 861257 SheHunter
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What's the faux news' jingle?  Oh yeah.  Fair and un-biased reporting:

Fox cuts away from vigil when mourner mentions Palin

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 12:45 | 861936 lilimarlene1
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No, it's "we're confused, you decide!"

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 16:07 | 859272 AnAnonymous
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And for war and Injustice...

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 16:09 | 859279 JW n FL
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Now if only someone whould shot this dumb bitch in the mouth... I will have a had a good ending to my week...

"Sarah Palin shot in the face!" I think the Dems should demand it as an "Eye for and Eye!".

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 16:10 | 859285 imapopulistnow
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Sat, 01/08/2011 - 16:39 | 859419 rocker
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He may be a moron in your opinion. But, Sarah Palin and Sharin Angle encouraged and promote this behavior.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 17:10 | 859550 Turd Ferguson
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Fuck you. That is BULLSHIT and you know it.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 17:34 | 859681 rocker
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Your right, I know it and you know it.

Now go tell Sara Palin, Sharon Angle, Glenn Beck and Faux Noise. 

Don't get mad at this messanger. The above promote what happened.

That's a Fact You Know too.

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 02:32 | 861224 Dolar in a vortex
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Does it actually hurt to be that stupid or do you get used to it?

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 18:31 | 859987 Hephasteus
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Look very closely at the situation. There's bait and fishermen on the scene.

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 01:33 | 861114 JW n FL
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by Turd Ferguson
on Sat, 01/08/2011 - 16:10

Fuck you. That is BULLSHIT and you know it.



FUCK YOU! PALIN did put cross hairs on her..


and for the record... I hope that both of those bitches and you... all get two to the head.. not one!


They and YOU! need to go suck some more Banker dick... and rob some more poor! FUCK YOU and FUCK THEM!!

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 02:44 | 861249 MaxFrost
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Turd: stick to the PM talk. You sound like a hate-speech apologist.

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 10:41 | 861678 pazmaker
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and you max sound like the left wing nutjob that shot these people...   Hate speech?? what is hate speech and who coined that term?   does hate speech look something like this?


by JW n FL
on Sat, 01/08/2011 - 15:09


Now if only someone whould shot this dumb bitch in the mouth... I will have a had a good ending to my week...

"Sarah Palin shot in the face!" I think the Dems should demand it as an "Eye for and Eye!".

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 12:01 | 861831 VodkaInKrakow
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Are you fucking serious. Paz? Let us destroy you and your 'logic'.

As per your post... ' the left wing nutjob that shot these people'...

Democrats are defined and stereotyped as being 'Leftist'.  So, you are positing that a 'left-wing nut job' shot a fellow Comrade? Holy fucking Batshit. That is Faux-News worthy propaganda resurrecting the Shade of Goebbels. Guess someone has Goebbel's speeches and hand-written notes by the bed for some late-night memorizing.

Hitler was a Conservative. Now, we don't like to admit that... yet it is true. Hitler was for Germany and Germans, The Aryan race. Hitler sought support from The Church and Business Leaders. He needed them to sway the masses and fund his war machine. He then led a 'Crusade' against all non-Aryan races - particularly the Asiatic Slavs. Where have we seen this in history before? How about that 'Muslim' problem in The US being hyped by the right? Hitler did it with the Jews.

The parallels between Nazi Gemany and todays Right Wing (Reich Wing) are frighteningly similar. Perhaps why the love to use his imagery and name so much. Shades of Goebbels.

Stalin? Well, he was set to become a lay-person in The Church in Georgia. How much did The Church influence his thinking and how much of religious training did he apply to his zeal in perfecting his brand of Communism? Probably, a lot. Think of it this way, modern Christianity, Judaism, and Islam has a top-down command structure. Do as your told or you go to Hell. Ministers, Priests, Clergy, Rabbi... all 'learned men' in the mystical ways of God. All that use 'logic' to tell the less-informed, ignorant followers what to do. They interpret whatever vastly re-written work of a holy book to the masses.

A top-down command structure. Hmmmm... Republicans? Do as I say and not as I do. Republican ideology and Christian ideology mesh very well. Pro-business crony-capitalism. Leadership from above. No plurality other than within a narrow set of doctrines. Much like a bible. Stalin invoked Lenin and Marx. Hitler had Mein Kampf and Aryan determination. More parallels between Conservatives and Dictators.

Oh, Neo-Nazis and their identification with Conservative America. Christian Neo-Nazis. Yes. Again, Conservatives in America, and Nazism, identify closely. Both are conservative ideology which is why they identify so closely together.

So, this anti-American asshole who unloaded a legally bought gun at a duly elected representative of the American government was...


You have been found to be wanting. You have been schooled. You know it. And anything else you post is in desperation and realization that your ego has been shown to be much smaller than you think. It is a problem with Conservatives.

Any moron that claims that a 'Commie-Leftist' shot another 'Commie-Leftist' in defense of whatever conservative ideology he/she read is just that... a Conservative Moron.

Now, you want to be enlightened a little? Hmmm... discard your false dichotomy of what it means to be conservative or liberal. That has been reinforced upon you by a sophisticated propaganda machine that has existed for a very long time. That propaganda machine was used to instill fear (of which many conservatives are prone to - and controlled by) into the population after WWII and in fighting The Cold War.

What is a more accurate description of 'conservative' and 'liberal' in regards to ideology?

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 12:05 | 861842 imapopulistnow
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Are you "conscious dreaming", per chance?

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 12:26 | 861884 pazmaker
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Vodka... first calm down and breath  in ..... out   in......out.  There ya go.  Now try and read this time what is written not what you want to potray onto someone else.  I never used the words liberal or conservative in my post.

I never claimed that the congresswoman that was shot was a "Commie-leftist"  Please point out where I ever called her anything???  You are doing a lot of assuming in your response my friend.  What if the man was so far to the left that he found her to be a little too moderate? 

What we know from a close friend named Catie  is this  I qoute her  " he was left wing, quite liberal, and “oddly obsessed with the 2012 prophecy"

I think it is you my friend whose dichotomy was built by the propaganda machine.

Most Conservatives in America are not Conservatives.  A true conservative would not support something like the unpatriot  "Patriot Act"  A true conservative would not support an imperial arm force station around the world as nation builders fighting wars in foreign lands that are unwarranted. 

So your idea of a conservative and my idea of a conservative are different.


Sorry but if you want to take me to school you will have to do better than that(by the way I find myself in agreement on your assesment of Republicans)

Again sorry if you can't fit me into one of your neat little boxes.

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 12:46 | 861939 VodkaInKrakow
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Mayhaps I read too much into this:

"and you max sound like the left wing nutjob that shot these people."?

My 'Commie Leftist' protrayal equates to the 'left wing nutjob'. Not too much of a stretch of the imagination. 'Left wing nut job' also connects to the portrayal of stereotypes between 'Left' and 'Right' in America. The whole post is an exposition of that phrase. No, you did not use 'conservative' in your post. However, you did use a proxy term directly equated with The Left - an indirect lie on your part. True that you did not mention THE WORD, liberal, merely a stereotyped phrase to indicate 'liberals'.

You are parsing too finely. Much like an economist or philospher or a lawyer. All have their uses, just that the philospher is more useful and the economist a scientific fraud and a lawyer can convice a jury that a guilty man is innocent - or protect a person's rights against abuse by others.

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 12:54 | 861960 pazmaker
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I called JL a left wing nut job because he is calling for Sarah Palin to be shot in the face... thus the comparison to Jared.  You can call it parsing words while I see it that you read too much into someone's words.

It would be nice if you also acknowledge I did not label the congresswoman as left or right, thus you claiming that I said a left wing nutjob shots another leftwingnutjob is totaly false.



Sun, 01/09/2011 - 12:01 | 861832 imapopulistnow
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No.  He is a Progressive.  Progressives do not hate.  Therefore , anything that he says or writes is not hate. 

(This type of "logic" worked for Laughner who incidentally was according to a friend "extremely liberal")

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 20:13 | 860348 kickball
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Agree....Palin IS a moron

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 18:30 | 859982 Hephasteus
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Why did JW change his profile pic and change how he talks.

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 01:26 | 861116 JW n FL
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Anger equals stupidity... in all things... forgive me, for I have truely given up all hope of educating the masses to some how cause change that may better our world.


That or to, too much city water has caused me to become dumb and dumber.


My best to you and yours Hephasteus, JW

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 20:39 | 860413 mynhair
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Leave FL - now.  CA has lots of homes for sale.

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 01:35 | 861131 JW n FL
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by mynhair
on Sat, 01/08/2011 - 19:39


Leave FL - now.  CA has lots of homes for sale.



5 generations of my family have been born in Florida... Palm Beach to be even more clear... so, you can get your ass out of my State.

Sincerely, JW

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 16:09 | 859280 LawsofPhysics
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Palin offered her condolences, right after making a small deposit in the gunman's bank account.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 16:11 | 859286 imapopulistnow
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Another moron

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 16:13 | 859301 LawsofPhysics
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Says the moron junking opinions they don't like.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 16:15 | 859309 LawsofPhysics
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See the above link by e-trader you moron.  I didn't put the website up with the crosshairs on the congresswoman, Sarah Palin did.  Sheesh you really are stupid.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 16:15 | 859310 LawsofPhysics
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See the above link by e-trader you moron.  I didn't put the website up with the crosshairs on the congresswoman, Sarah Palin did.  Sheesh you really are stupid.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 16:32 | 859386 Gigliola Cinquetti
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You're supposed to be in your trailer banging your sister at this time of the evening

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 16:40 | 859429 LawsofPhysics
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Sorry sis, I forgot you back from your crack dealer already.

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 12:09 | 861845 VodkaInKrakow
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Yet, one has to ask oneself how many 'Americans' are cracking open a beer and celebrating that a 'Leftist Commie' was shot along with her 'Leftist Commie' supporters? A lot. Hence the remark about the deposit into the bank account is not entirely without merit. Untrue, of course. Yet it is accurate in portraying a tad too many people's response (of joy and happiness) to this tragedy.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 16:12 | 859294 midtowng
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Why should we care what Palin says about anything?

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 16:16 | 859315 LawsofPhysics
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We shouldn't, but apparently the populist does and wants to be sure to junk everyone who does not agree with her.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 16:17 | 859313 jmc8888
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Yep, can't say how she feels, but she KNOWS this is going to be an issue for her, and she can't hide from it.

Right/wrong, motive or not

It's now happened, and it's of someone she targeted.

Enjoy the money Sarah, with all the bs whoremongering you espouse, I'm sure none of it is tantamount to blood money.  Eye of a needle you know, and generally those rich people don't go in front of him (if you believe) and have to say they every 'targeted' anyone.

Sarah thinks she's christian, wait until she finds out otherwise.

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 12:10 | 861852 VodkaInKrakow
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Yes... no words of condemnation for the perpetrators. What is left unsaid...

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 16:19 | 859332 williambanzai7
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Enough said

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 16:26 | 859363 Cognitive Dissonance
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Ah yes, Sarah Palin, the crab nebula of politics.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 16:32 | 859380 williambanzai7
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The woman is a disingenuous cunt! (pardon my French)

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 16:37 | 859402 williambanzai7
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Junk me again asshole.

She runs around promoting political fire arm metaphors, then sends her deep heart felt condolences when someone takes her up and shoots a Congresswoman.

Junk me 50 and it won't change my view. 

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 16:49 | 859463 LawsofPhysics
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Sarah Palin supporters on ZH, who would have guessed it banzai?  Maybe you should just tell them that the left hated this congresswoman just as much and they won't junk you and I.

See link below;!-And-is-now-DEAD-to-me!

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 17:44 | 859742 rocker
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Some just can not handle the truth.  They would probably vote the dumb bitch to be president.

Now that's fuckn' scarey as it gets. So they are personally offended. LOL on that.  

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 20:41 | 860419 mynhair
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Ya, give me 4 more years of Obama.

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 02:36 | 861234 Dolar in a vortex
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Sun, 01/09/2011 - 12:20 | 861875 VodkaInKrakow
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Sarah Palin and The Wall Street Party? Or Obama and The Wall Street Party? Not much of a choice. Americans are Pavlov's dogs in voting Democrat or Tea-Republican. Trained monkeys.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 19:34 | 860227 Problem Is
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This smells more like CIA mind control a la John Hinckley-Bush Sr. or the Fort Hood shooter, willb7...

Building a Myth Narrative:

Goldbug + Anti-Fed = Domestic Terrorist
Notice the meme of this guy was a gold anti-Fed fanatic is already starting. Hence, any one who criticizes the Fed,TSA, Homeland Insecurity...

Is now an armed, dangerous Domestic Terrorist.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 20:45 | 860428 dark pools of soros
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i agree - this is total psych ops..  just watch and read the videos.. it reeks of trying too hard to be 'crazy' but says just enough to be stereotyped...

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 10:58 | 861688 pazmaker
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yes you are correct "Problem is"  but simple minded people still stuck in the left/right paradigm need a scapegoat, and the left love to hate Sarah Palin thus the truth about all the left leaning commentators and members on this site are easy to see when the name Sarah Palin is mentioned.

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 12:31 | 861900 VodkaInKrakow
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Hmmm... Ron Paul, identified with the Tea-Party crowd of Republicans. Yes... I can see it now... Republicans labeled as 'Domestic Terrorists'. Works for me.

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 01:28 | 861118 JW n FL
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by williambanzai7
on Sat, 01/08/2011 - 15:37


Junk me again asshole.

She runs around promoting political fire arm metaphors, then sends her deep heart felt condolences when someone takes her up and shoots a Congresswoman.

Junk me 50 and it won't change my view. 


I Love You Bro! always will! Fuckem all!

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 12:14 | 861860 VodkaInKrakow
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Where is her condemnation of the perpetrators? Hmmm... Sarah Palin's true feelings are best described by what she left unsaid...

Oops. Sarah Palin is a cunt. And promoted violence against elected American officials. Itself a crime. She deserves jail time. In Texas, this would be conspiracy to commit murder. Death penalty offense.

Expect Sarah Palin to come out in faux-condemnation once that dumb cunt realizes she done fucked up again in revealing her true feelings by not condemning this act of animalism. Conservatives are closer to animals than they are God.

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 14:32 | 862145 rocker
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The illusion lives on. While their banking cartel buddies rob America.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 17:05 | 859529 Unmisinformed
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WTF?  You are seriously equating first degree murder with a political campaign?


Sat, 01/08/2011 - 17:30 | 859636 LawsofPhysics
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NO and nowhere do I say that.  Simply saying that maybe people (like Sarah Palin) should THINK a bit more before they say shit and post crap on the internet before they run for a REAL office.  Hard to take a person seriously and despite what most Americans believe, there are people who think and study and have solutions and we really need to be hearing from them not the likes of sarah or bloggers.

Are you saying you want your representatives to think LESS???  I am not running for any office like Sarah you retard.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 20:01 | 860315 Mike2756
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Agreed. I guess the bright side to all of this is Palin is finished. it's unfortunte that she is associated with the Tea Party.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 22:53 | 860780 StychoKiller
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Simply saying that maybe people (like Sarah Palin) should THINK a bit more before they say shit and post crap on the internet...

Applies to commenters on ZeroHedge, too!

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 02:35 | 861233 cougar_w
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No it doesn't.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 18:05 | 859866 rocker
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Brewer said the president and her want "justice fully served". She said, "people should be held accountable and responsible for thier actions."  Those who actions and words promoted this, like Palin, Beck, Angle, and Fox are partly responsible. Will they be held accountable? 

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 22:56 | 860783 StychoKiller
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Right, and video games make me wanna go out and raid tombs, too!  EVERYONE has choice!  Check your premises.

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 12:25 | 861882 VodkaInKrakow
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The promotion of violence by Reich-wingers and their ilk and the comparison to video games? Jesus H. F*cking Christ.

Videogames are tools used by people for entertainment. Sure, some people might be pre-disposed towards violence, and/or desensitized. However, they are also used as learning tools. They do not LEAD nor do they provide LEADERSHIP.

Sarah Palin does. Glenn Beck and all those other asshole Republican Crazies do LEAD and provide LEADERSHIP. They are examples of LEADERSHIP that have used violent representations and rhetoric in order to inspire others to commit violence.

Comparing Sarah Palin and videogames is like comparing The Titanic to an apple. It just does not F*cking WORK. Fallacy of logic.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 20:05 | 860321 Turd Ferguson
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Hey, banzai, what do you think of this? From another ZH thread.

Doesn't quite fit your narrative, does it?

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 00:13 | 860962 RoRoTrader
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a cunt and a turd!.......can anyone beat that pair?

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 12:29 | 861894 VodkaInKrakow
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Where are the rest of the references to Reload, Lock & Load, a direct bullseye on a map on a Congressional district? This is weak-sauce, young Padawan. You are weak-sauce in the ways of the force of logic.

It is also missing the 'M16' reference... Here you go:

Look at the graphic for 'Upcoming Events'... hmmm... your chart is weak-sauce. Hell, not even worthy of a Star Wars 'Padawan' reference now.


Sat, 01/08/2011 - 16:59 | 859506 deepsouthdoug
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Sun, 01/09/2011 - 02:25 | 861203 SheHunter
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Ohhhhhhh great stuff william B.  Thnx.  I ws getting a gut ache reading the hate posts all over this board tonight.  Keep on friend.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 16:22 | 859345 JlM CRAMER
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I wonder how she feels now that she's got blood on her hands.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 16:24 | 859350 williambanzai7
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Crabs got no feelings

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 16:29 | 859374 Paul Bogdanich
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Crocodile tears I believe they call them.  As to what she feels, nothing.  Sociopaths are funny that way.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 16:37 | 859409 bugs_
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I want to complain.  Each bigshot gets a seperate zerohedge article?  I think that all of the bigshot statements should be consolidated into one zerohedge article.

Except of course for Sarah Palin who should clearly get her own article for her statement.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 16:43 | 859442 PunkSgt
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Sarah Palin is having a press conference in response to the Rep Gabrielle Giffords shooting. 

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 17:06 | 859533 Cognitive Dissonance
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Yup, Palin is getting out ahead of her "target" accusations by taking the offensive. Classic damage control by a damaged individual.

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 02:39 | 861240 cougar_w
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Better watch it CD, she'll have a cross-hair on your ass next. People like you and I are the first put up against the wall when these half-witted in-bred freaks come unhinged.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 17:36 | 859695 SOLnow
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Never let a crisis go to waste.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 17:17 | 859560 Turd Ferguson
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You Palin-haters are such assholes.


Don't be a partisan asshole. When you are, you are part of the problem, not part of the solution.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 17:31 | 859660 Boilermaker
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She's not even part of the problem, actually.  She's literally a nobody that, for whatever reason, people have become fascinated with.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 17:36 | 859702 spanish inquisition
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Well, it known fact that listening to heavy metal can cause promiscuity, drug use and murderous rampages. Remember those?

I agree with your bold cap statement.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 18:05 | 859862 hardcleareye
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I guess your Mom never told you that you will be judged by the company you keep.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 22:58 | 860788 StychoKiller
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"Judge not, lest ye be judged."

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 05:52 | 861379 Problem Is
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Christians, Palins, Palinites never remember that one, nor:

"Inasmuch as you have done unto the least of my brethren, so you have done unto me."
JC, Head of the Organization, bitchez...

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 17:52 | 859791 rocker
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You are so Wrong Again.  The constant drum beating of Fox News & Co. and Glenn Beck are actually a brainwashing of America. Most get all their news from them and believe they only speak the truth. Even when some of Fox's own people say, "they do not report the news. It's only a show."  LOL  The weak minded believe all their Bullshit.  And worse, will defend it if you challenge anything Fox says.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 17:57 | 859821 Boilermaker
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I agree with this completely.  Although, I'm not sure I'd be thrilled to have Olberman brain washing the ignornant-ass masses either.  Both do a tremendous job of skull fucking the simple minded dumbasses into believing some really outrageous rhetoric.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 18:03 | 859853 hardcleareye
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"skull fucking the simple minded" ++++++++

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 18:15 | 859904 rocker
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Right on Boilermaker. When will they learn?  Never. 


Sun, 01/09/2011 - 02:53 | 861264 Dolar in a vortex
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You and Boilermaker should get a room!
That way much of the lunacy exhibited on ZH tonight can be contained.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 19:49 | 860275 Turd Ferguson
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See, here's the thing "rocker": Unless you personally know and are a close friend of this deranged prick shooter, you have no way of knowing his motive at this point. Period. Because the victim is a democrat, you assume he's a tea party person. You assume he likes Sarah Palin. You assume he watches Fox News. And, of course, anyone who believes in the tea party, likes Sarah Palin and Fox News is automatically a nutjob, future assassin/murderer. 

Only to selfishly promote your own agenda do you ascribe blame for this to Fox News and Glenn Beck. 

Today is a defeat for all of us. A defeat for civil liberty. A defeat for freedom. A defeat for representative government. God help us all.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 20:44 | 860425 mynhair
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Yep.  Another mind-numbed Soros robot just did its duty to further erode freedom in the USSA.  Rejoice, robots!

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 22:32 | 860720 rocker
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Wow Turd, I actually thought you were a open minded person. Who has a agenda? I personally do not like the U.S. news at all. But dude, did I strike a personal nerve on your friend or his agenda. You have to at least admit he, (Glenn Beck), has a agenda paid for by the elite who have a real agenda. What I know is what I hear that these idiots say and the lies they perpetuate. I, like many, used to watch them 24/7. Then, I woke up and could see what they were doing. Rupert Murdoch wants to control how all think. They feed the sheep and some sheep eat their shit. Not me, anymore. They support the Sarah Palins and Sharon Angle type. Both who want to claim they want to take back America. What, through the party who supports the Goldman Sachs and elite banking cartel of America. Not to mention the FED. Their own personal candy machine.  Please!!!  If you think that is my agenda,your right. I think they are biased to the rich and prey on the stupids.  Ever notice how they have their talking points of the day? Sarah made a choice to be a contributor when they pimped her with enough dough. Think about it, first CNBC had her and now FOX.  So yes, I assume from what I hear. But from just what I hear on ZH alone this guys profile seems more obvious that my assumption is correct and you are not. Time will tell who is right. But Sarah Pac does not help your assumption. 

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 22:18 | 860694 fleur de lis
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Please explain something to me re Beck/brainwashing. Just what is it about his show that irritates you? Seriously. I see reviews of the Fed's history, the systematic destruction of our Constitution by progressives in the he early 20th century, the infiltration of marxism into our DoE, union power, etc.  I never heard him promote violence. So what are you hearing? Is it possible that you(and a sizable number of posters here) can be so hateful of anyone that you are incapable of hearing the tv because the wild voices in your head take over and dub anything Beck says?  I hope to God you are never called as a witness for anything because if your emotions kick in your testimony will be absolutely worthless.   

Wed, 01/12/2011 - 00:18 | 869271 fleur de lis
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I see the PalinBeckBasher children are indulging their tantrums again.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 18:00 | 859836 hardcleareye
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Turd, I like your writings but I think your statement is off the cuff and you haven't thought it through. 

The rule of thumb, aka "the line", for free speech issue comes down to "yelling fire in a theater."

It is inappropriate to espouse violence, even if done in a "subtle", "joking manner" or with the use of metaphors.  Think of the Black Panthers, SLA, The Weatherman, Malcolm X, etc.... will the Tea Party and Glen Beck will now be added to that list?

Karl Denninger's "Tea Party" was creditable.  What it has evolvedinto is shameful, an embarrassment and I want no part of it. 

Public figures encouraging acts of violence do bear some responsibility for those acts and should be held accountable.  Yelling fire in a crowded theater.....


Sat, 01/08/2011 - 18:20 | 859932 rocker
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Simply Elegant hardcleareye.  Where were the defenders when the assholes had diareha mouth.  Nowhere.

And yes, they are also responsible. How many believed Bush was God and Obama is a Nazi.  Geezzzzzzzz 

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 19:20 | 860191 Hephasteus
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Public officials no longer go to their people and drum up support for violence against another country or another people. They simply attack them and bury the bodies. Fund it through drugs and counterfeiting.

They don't even feel it's necessary to justify their actions and haven't since the vietnam war. Save the burning down the world trade center and iraq has weapons of mass destruction.

So should people even be concerned about judgement and simply sell drugs and counterfeit money to fund their violent actions.

All we've done is make trust between and among countries that much more difficult. You could see the saber rattling and know you had to protect yourself. The citizens could see the saber rattling and know they had to protect themselves and prepare. How it is now. You wake up to buildings burning to the ground and empty grocery store shelves and shut off gas pumps.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 19:50 | 860278 Turd Ferguson
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Please cite a credible, indisputable source of Glenn Beck "encouraging acts of violence".

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 22:35 | 860724 rocker
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Since you asked Turd, I give you a education how the weak mind is influenced. I am sure you believe he is a professor too. LOL

Glenn Beck at his worst:

We can start with this, if you want more I can do. Glenn Beck just opens mouth and inserts foot all day long.

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 01:53 | 861159 Turd Ferguson
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rocker: This is last reply. I'm tired and I'm not in the mood for an internet argument. However, your condescension demands a reply.

First of all, I asked for a credible source. The "host" of your video is a clueless, agenda-pumping boob. Yes, virtually all the great dictator/murderers were pseudo or real socialists who demanded "power for the people" only to recklessly govern by force and coercion. Stalin, Pol Pot, Mao, Castro are all examples. Beck is NOT SAYING that Obama is a murderer. He is, in my opinion, pointing out that socialist/marxist leaders have, in the past, become brutal, murdering despots. Again, NOT THAT OBAMA will. But a country that hands over freedom for the sake of "security", both economic and personal, is headed down the same path.

The "host" also has no understanding of history. What about "National Socialism" equates with right-wing, conservatism? The "nationalist" part, maybe, but certainly not the "socialist" part. He then states that the "national socialists" were the epitome of "right-wingers". Huh? If he's serious, he's delusional.

Lastly, "live free or die" is NOT A THREAT TO KILL POLITICIANS. It is the state motto of New Hampshire, for pete's sake. It was penned by a general from the American Revolution.

You, my friend, are the one who needs to study history. Don't take as truth the bullshit videos that propagate on the web. Do your own homework. I have.

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 12:22 | 861878 rocker
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I suggested the above link on you tube because it has what you asked for. A creditable link. It is Glenn Beck's asswipe mouth spitting his hatred for all to here. Check out how many smart people with additional links to the horse's mouth himself who think like I do that Glenn Beck spouts hatred and contempt to any other view but his. His biggest tool is to use "FEAR". Fear has been used against simple minds for a long time. Last time I checked, he is not the all knowing God. Put I do "Fear" what he does and "who" he manipulates. He is your idol. Not mine. I think he is a idiot and tells many lies to accomplish his agenda. 

And speaking of a country that gives up freedom for security. Why do your idols, (Glenn and Sarah), spew such hatred and suggestions to the weak minded? Maybe they are pushing the issue to take my and your personal guns. The motives of the Becks and Palins should be challenged as well as your assumption that I do not agree with you on all points.  I am always willing to learn more. I never close my mind to the free thinkers, I learn from them. It is why I like ZH so much. So many great minds.  Have a Great Day !!!

Mon, 01/10/2011 - 19:02 | 865439 simonsito
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ive got a lot a respect for you, turd.

now youre challenging my perception of the things that went down in tucson, because until now I DO think that mrBeck and Palin MIGHT are crazy fear-mongerers. But ive gotta admit that i never watched an episode of the GlennBeck-Show in its entirety.
I will get myself the full dose of a glenBeck episode, just to look if youre reasonable when it comes to politics, as you definitely are when it comes to PMs...

lets hope the well-armed american sheeple wont be so stupid to only look for black sheeple among them, while forgetting to go for the guys that actually fenced them in.....!!!!!


good night, and good luck!

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 23:02 | 860800 StychoKiller
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You CAN yell "Fire!" in a crowded theater, so long as there is a fire!  Take your half-baked logic and stick it (back in the oven!)

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 14:45 | 862174 thecoloredsky
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The rule of thumb, aka "the line", for free speech issue comes down to "yelling fire in a theater."

It is inappropriate to espouse violence, even if done in a "subtle", "joking manner" or with the use of metaphors.

So since that image was made back in March 2010, she was yelling fire in a crowded theater for 10 months. No one had a problem with the image until someone gets shot. As bad as it sounds, the reaction from you is as bad as fox news - bordering on sensationalism. Are you suggesting that we ban the use of crosshairs and the word "target" in political messages? To what end will you be satisfied with fixing this problem?

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 02:29 | 861218 SheHunter
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Skip the bold caps.  I finally agree with you on something:  she sucks.  she'd be a terrible president.  Yours truly, fellow partisan asshole shehunter.

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 10:55 | 861702 pazmaker
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+1000   What's really sad Turd is that I thought some of these people making these comments were beyond the left/right paradigm...  or at least they promote themselves as such and then you see this and realize maybe just maybe it's all a front.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 17:30 | 859654 Boilermaker
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...and..."Todd", Jesus Christ...this stupid bitch needs to go.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 20:45 | 860431 mynhair
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Not as bad as you, Fascist pig.

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 00:34 | 861019 Boilermaker
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You don't know what "fascist" you?

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 02:44 | 861248 Dolar in a vortex
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So can you explain your preoccupation with Jesus?

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 17:42 | 859731 almost_have_a_name
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This could take Sarah out of the running. #Excellent#One less neo-con in the ring.

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 03:01 | 861271 JW n FL
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by almost_have_a_name
on Sat, 01/08/2011 - 16:42


This could take Sarah out of the running. #Excellent#One less neo-con in the ring.


There is no difference between the parties... and the tea party goers just have not had a taste of the ocean of money that can seep into the smallest of cracks... the lobby controls inside the beltway and beyond, the party in control does not matter becuase the monies available do not change.

The party v. party fight is like the Black v. Whites fight... fodder for the ignorant, entertainment to keep the idiots outside of my gated community.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 17:46 | 859746 Kaiser Sousa
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very discouraging the rapidity in which the left vs right paradigm is adopted by posters here at Zero who i would have hoped could c that there is no republican or democrat just a wealthy ruling elite who r the real culprits for what occured today...the fact that a clueless product of their designed propaganda appartuses carried out an act so predicatable given the disentigration of this phony democracy is so trivial but typically the focus of a easily brainwashed citizenry....if the poeple here cant c that then there is absolutley no hope left....

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 18:00 | 859831 Boilermaker
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Agreed, I thought this was about the financial injustices being perpetrated onto the populace.  I thought most, if not all, of the ZH'ers had thrown in towel on both parties.  Now, the GOP fuckwads are swarming all over this and Tea Baggers somehow see it as a 'victory'.  Fucking wierd...

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 18:02 | 859837 gwar5
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I think what Palin said was pretty much spot on given she's a private citizen, and she did it before members of the victim's own party did anything. It's a tragedy and not a 9-11.

9-11 was the start of a hot war on terrorism and everybody knew it the minute the plane hit the second building.  This is more like a Columbine or Ft Hood. 



Sat, 01/08/2011 - 18:02 | 859851 Temporalist
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Sarah who?


Sat, 01/08/2011 - 18:25 | 859949 imapopulistnow
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This was done by a psychotic individual who had lost touch with reality.  Check his youtube channel out.  He talks of conscious dreaming, currency, time dating, mind control, with pathetic/tragic attempts at logic statements.  

May I suggest the angry left could use this unfortunate episode to promote better laws to keep guns out of the hands of mentally unstable individuals.  This would be far more productive, although less satisfiying to your conspiracy-laden egos.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 18:41 | 860037 Boilermaker
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May I also suggest that the right hold off on suggesting this is because of 'Obamacare' or some other crazy idea?  Look at the Glenn Beck'sters come out in force on all the threads.  Jesus...are both sides full of completely unbalanced single minded rubes?

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 20:46 | 860436 NuckingFuts
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Jesus...are both sides full of completely unbalanced single minded rubes?


Yes, yes they are.

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 00:36 | 861023 Boilermaker
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Even here...kind of sad, really.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 19:26 | 860200 Problem Is
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Palin: Phony Media Invention:

The Obama Messiah for the Right
We don't need the opinions of attention grabbing fake media creations like the moronic Palin...

We don't need to hear from the Lindsey Lohan of politicos...

It is a public disservice to report, reprint or in any way perpetuate this phony asto-turf harlot and the mindless cult of personality fools that follow her...

Condemn the Act of Violence and The Media Attention Seeking Opportunists
I think every reader of ZH abhors violence and condemns this act.

Let us stick to the real news story here and banish another media talking head idiot from the issue at hand...

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 21:27 | 860565 Rula Lenska
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"...the Lindsey Lohan of politicos..."



Sat, 01/08/2011 - 21:40 | 860600 cosmictrainwreck
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yes, and in the spirit of the moment I would like to go ahead and issue MY statement to the public regarding this viscious and tragic event: Cosmictrainwreck be deeply distubed at this untoward occurrance. He would like all Amerikans now to join him in rallying around a cuse we can all believe in: it's time we forsook all this senseless violence and turned back to the foundations of our Republic....back to some good, old-fashioned sensible violence. Thanky. Good night, and good luck.

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 05:56 | 861360 Problem Is
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LOL. You mean back to mom, apple pie, Browning .45 automatics and chevrolet?

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 20:19 | 860362 The Mighty Monarch
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Ahh, good to see so many of you falling in nicely for the developing narrative of the MSM, that Sarah Palin is somehow responsible for this and that this is an effective end to her presidential candidacy. Goooood, goooood....*rubs hands together menacingly*

Not a huge fan of her myself, but Sweet Jeebus I thought you people were smarter than this.

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 15:54 | 862321 penisouraus erecti
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liberal = sheeple, so no, they are not smart, but they can memorize MSM talking points extremely well

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 20:53 | 860442 mynhair
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OMG, what a display of Liberal stupidity and venom this thread is!

The creep was a fukking Lib/Progressive/Anarchist/Obama Voter/ Soros robot!

Wake the hell up!  Deranged make MarketWatch look good!

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 15:53 | 862316 penisouraus erecti
Sat, 01/08/2011 - 20:57 | 860462 mauistroker
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Two things


1. He's not a nut job, he's suffering from PTSD. If you give a shit about your country find out about Jacob George. Try


2. Palin is fucking DONE. Karl Rove and the Repug establishment is VERY satisfied today because she's a fucking liability.


Junk me all you want motherfuckers!

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 21:07 | 860476 mynhair
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No junk here cuz Palin is done for Prez, still a Queenmaker, tho.

Bachmann/? in 2012!

BTW, Rove is a Douche.


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Sat, 01/08/2011 - 22:43 | 860748 imapopulistnow
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PTSD from what?  Too much weed?  The military never let him in the front door.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 21:08 | 860492 mynhair
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Will Robert (Baghdad) Fibbs comment on the shootings?

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 22:16 | 860691 robertocarlos
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I am starting to believe that Palin can be POTUS. She can taste it. She wants it.

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 15:50 | 862313 penisouraus erecti
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No way, even the Nuge says he wouldn't vote for her.

Sat, 01/08/2011 - 22:16 | 860693 djsmps
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Fuck Sarah Palin. She can rot in hell for all I care.

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 02:45 | 861250 MaxFrost
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Turd: stick to the PMs.

Sun, 01/09/2011 - 20:21 | 862641 lawrence1
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I would hope this finishes her, but I doubt it.  She appeals to a large minority of Americans and many of them have no respect for democracy and would accept violence if it furthered their goals.  Her violent, suggestive language is a reflection of her true nature and of her followers.  Using violent metaphors in a country with lots of armed citizens and knowing there are crazies out there reflects poor judgement and is highly irresponsible... and that the most generous interpretation.  And maybe she is just dumb and was attempting to cater to the machos.  But then again she is dumb enough an cunning enough to be selected by the rulers to be president...a female Bush.  What an insult to the US that someone like her has even a chance.  Dumb shits can ignite under Palin.  interpretation.  


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