US Message Board - Political Discussion Forum

A Real American

This is a discussion on A Real American within the Health and Lifestyle forums, part of the US Discussion category; "The GOP presidential candidate wants nine-year-olds to work as janitors. It's not merely a crazy plan (although it's plenty crazy). It's also evidence of a ...


Go Back   US Message Board - Political Discussion Forum > US Discussion > Health and Lifestyle

Health and Lifestyle Physical, Mental, Relationship Issues

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 06-09-2012, 04:54 AM
PoliticalChic's Avatar
Fighting Thugs and Libs
Member #12394
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Brooklyn, NY
Posts: 31,076
Thanks: 3,729
Thanked 10,816 Times in 6,322 Posts
Mentioned: 57 Post(s)
Tagged: 1 Thread(s)
Rep Power: 23111
PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati
PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati
A Real American

"The GOP presidential candidate wants nine-year-olds to work as janitors. It's not merely a crazy plan (although it's plenty crazy). It's also evidence of a deep disrespect for and ignorance of American work.

Last Friday, during an event at Harvard, Republican presidential contender Newt Gingrich offered up a modest plan for alleviating poverty in the United States. It was time, he said, to relax our "truly stupid" child labor laws. In particular, schools should fire their unionized janitors, and hire children....
Business - Jordan Weissmann - Newt Gingrich Thinks School Children Should Work as Janitors - The Atlantic

Liberal media went nuts, as did The Atlantic....



Then there's this:

"Student who doubled as high school's custodian now Harvard-bound"

1. "At 6 this morning, long before her classmates were even awake, 18-year-old Dawn Loggins was already pushing a mop through her high school in Lawndale, N.C. -- where she also works as a custodian.

2. Home -- for Dawn -- is complicated. For years she moved around, sometimes squatting with her drug dealer stepfather and unemployed mother.

"Every time my stepdad would be arrested, we would have to move. Or my mom would use rent money to bail him out of jail," Dawn said. "There would be places where we lived where there wouldn't be power and water for extended periods of time."

3. But she always excelled at school. Then last summer Dawn returned from an academic summer camp to find her parents had abandoned her.

4. ...a counselor asked Sheryl Kolton, a school custodian, if she would take Dawn in. With a safe place to stay, Dawn flourished.



5. She was president of the photography club, the rock climbing club, the Spanish club. "I also started a community service project for soldiers in active duty service. National Honor Society, Beta Club, National Spanish Honor Society. ...

6. "I think that what got me into Harvard was my drive," Dawn said. "And the fact that I've been able to do so much, with everything working against me

7. "I feel like Sheryl allowing me to stay there has been the best thing that has happened to me," Dawn says.
As for Sheryl, her view is that Dawn "doesn't owe me anything."
Student who doubled as high school's custodian now Harvard-bound - CBS News
(watch the vid...)



And this...

"Vice President Joe Biden said Tuesday that his wife, as well as the wife of President Barack Obama, would have had “no chance” in life had it not been for government help. According to vice presidential pool reports:

“I know, literally, Barack and I talk about it. Neither one of us would have had any shot,” Biden said. “The same with our wives. Both wives are smarter than both of us. Literally, these very accomplished women would not have any chance without some help."
Jill and Michelle ‘Would Not Have Any Chance’ Without Govt. | Washington Free Beacon


We can't allow the Left to train us to be victims, beggars, incompetents....

Just like the real Americans, Dawn Loggins rocks.


See you at the polls November 6th....
__________________
People are most conservative on issues that they know most about. --Ann Coulter
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to PoliticalChic For This Useful Post:
daveman (06-10-2012)
Sponsored Links
USMessageBoard.com is the premier Political Forum Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see these ads. Please Register - It's Free!
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 06-09-2012, 05:19 AM
Sallow's Avatar
The Big Bad Wolf.
Member #25283
Supporting Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: New York City
Posts: 50,248
Thanks: 20,212
Thanked 13,355 Times in 9,218 Posts
Mentioned: 92 Post(s)
Tagged: 1 Thread(s)
Rep Power: 6437
Sallow is cooler than the underside of a pillow Sallow is cooler than the underside of a pillow Sallow is cooler than the underside of a pillow Sallow is cooler than the underside of a pillow Sallow is cooler than the underside of a pillow
Sallow is cooler than the underside of a pillow Sallow is cooler than the underside of a pillow Sallow is cooler than the underside of a pillow Sallow is cooler than the underside of a pillow Sallow is cooler than the underside of a pillow Sallow is cooler than the underside of a pillow Sallow is cooler than the underside of a pillow Sallow is cooler than the underside of a pillow Sallow is cooler than the underside of a pillow Sallow is cooler than the underside of a pillow Sallow is cooler than the underside of a pillow Sallow is cooler than the underside of a pillow Sallow is cooler than the underside of a pillow Sallow is cooler than the underside of a pillow
People win the lottery all the time..you betcha!
__________________
It really is that simple.
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 06-09-2012, 05:45 AM
PoliticalChic's Avatar
Fighting Thugs and Libs
Member #12394
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Brooklyn, NY
Posts: 31,076
Thanks: 3,729
Thanked 10,816 Times in 6,322 Posts
Mentioned: 57 Post(s)
Tagged: 1 Thread(s)
Rep Power: 23111
PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati
PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati
Quote: Originally Posted by Sallow View Post
People win the lottery all the time..you betcha!
Better to light a candle than curse the darkness.


And that, knowing the time, that now it is high time to awake out of sleep: for now is our salvation nearer than when we believed.
Romans 13:11
__________________
People are most conservative on issues that they know most about. --Ann Coulter
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old 06-09-2012, 06:50 AM
C_Clayton_Jones's Avatar
Lex dabit remedium
Member #29614
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: In a Republic, actually
Posts: 17,311
Thanks: 902
Thanked 7,229 Times in 5,025 Posts
Mentioned: 59 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Rep Power: 4224
C_Clayton_Jones has a reputation beyond repute C_Clayton_Jones has a reputation beyond repute
C_Clayton_Jones has a reputation beyond repute C_Clayton_Jones has a reputation beyond repute C_Clayton_Jones has a reputation beyond repute C_Clayton_Jones has a reputation beyond repute C_Clayton_Jones has a reputation beyond repute C_Clayton_Jones has a reputation beyond repute C_Clayton_Jones has a reputation beyond repute C_Clayton_Jones has a reputation beyond repute C_Clayton_Jones has a reputation beyond repute C_Clayton_Jones has a reputation beyond repute C_Clayton_Jones has a reputation beyond repute C_Clayton_Jones has a reputation beyond repute
Quote:
Liberal media went nuts, as did The Atlantic....
There is no such thing as the ‘liberal media,’ it’s a rightist contrivance in response to facts they don’t like or believe conflict with conservative dogma.

The Myth of the Liberal Media | Dispatches from the Culture Wars
__________________
The very purpose of a Bill of Rights was to withdraw certain subjects from the vicissitudes of political controversy, to place them beyond the reach of majorities and officials and to establish them as legal Principles to be applied by the courts. One's right to life, liberty, and property, to free speech, a free press, freedom of worship and assembly, and other fundamental rights may not be submitted to vote; they depend on the outcome of no elections. Justice Robert H. Jackson, West Virginia Board of Education vs. Barnette, 1943
Reply With Quote
The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to C_Clayton_Jones For This Useful Post:
editec (06-10-2012), Wry Catcher (06-09-2012)
  #5 (permalink)  
Old 06-09-2012, 06:59 AM
Wry Catcher's Avatar
Registered User
Member #20297
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: San Francisco Bay Area
Posts: 18,710
Thanks: 3,957
Thanked 4,213 Times in 3,158 Posts
Mentioned: 32 Post(s)
Tagged: 1 Thread(s)
Rep Power: 2205
Wry Catcher has a reputation beyond repute Wry Catcher has a reputation beyond repute Wry Catcher has a reputation beyond repute
Wry Catcher has a reputation beyond repute Wry Catcher has a reputation beyond repute Wry Catcher has a reputation beyond repute Wry Catcher has a reputation beyond repute Wry Catcher has a reputation beyond repute Wry Catcher has a reputation beyond repute Wry Catcher has a reputation beyond repute Wry Catcher has a reputation beyond repute Wry Catcher has a reputation beyond repute Wry Catcher has a reputation beyond repute Wry Catcher has a reputation beyond repute
The moral of the story being every child should have a drug dealer for a step-father and be abondened before they turn 18. Then and only then will the next generation become "Real Americans".

Romanians: 1 under ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ.
__________________
"Still a man hears what he wants to hear and disregards the rest" The Boxer
"Inconsistencies of opinion, arising from changes of circumstances, are often justifiable."
Daniel Webster

I support repeal of Citizens United v. FEC and I support campaign finance reform! See: Exodus 23.8
"THE LIFE OF THE LAW HAS NOT BEEN LOGIC; IT HAS BEEN EXPERIENCE"
Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to Wry Catcher For This Useful Post:
uscitizen (06-09-2012)
  #6 (permalink)  
Old 06-09-2012, 08:07 AM
PoliticalChic's Avatar
Fighting Thugs and Libs
Member #12394
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Brooklyn, NY
Posts: 31,076
Thanks: 3,729
Thanked 10,816 Times in 6,322 Posts
Mentioned: 57 Post(s)
Tagged: 1 Thread(s)
Rep Power: 23111
PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati
PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati
Quote: Originally Posted by C_Clayton_Jones View Post
Quote:
Liberal media went nuts, as did The Atlantic....
There is no such thing as the ‘liberal media,’ it’s a rightist contrivance in response to facts they don’t like or believe conflict with conservative dogma.

The Myth of the Liberal Media | Dispatches from the Culture Wars
“None so blind as those that will not see.”

Notice, I'm giving you the benefit of the doubt, torte....I'll stipulate that you are stupid rather than dishonest.


Here is an exposure of leftist journalists using the term ‘racists’ to cow their political opponents. Enlightening.

1. After someone torpedoed Dave Weigel’s Washington Post gig by breaking the code of silence on the Journolist listserv, the race has been on to see who would sell the entire contents of the e-mail messages between the liberal members of the group — and who would get to buy them. We may never know who sold it, but Tucker Carlson and the Daily Caller wound up with the data,…

2. Daily Caller reporter Jonathan Strong lays out a strategy plotted by Journolist members to kill the Jeremiah Wright story during the 2008 primaries — and to smear Barack Obama’s critics as racists:

3. …videos surfaced of Obama’s pastor, the Rev. Jeremiah Wright, angrily denouncing whites, the U.S. government and America itself. Obama had once bragged of his closeness to Wright….in mid-April, 2008, at an ABC News debate moderated by Charlie Gibson and George Stephanopoulos. Gibson asked Obama why it had taken him so long – nearly a year since Wright’s remarks became public – to dissociate himself from them.

4. Watching this all at home were members of Journolist, a listserv comprised of several hundred liberal journalists, as well as like-minded professors and activists. The tough questioning from the ABC anchors left many of them outraged.

5. …at several points during the 2008 presidential campaign a group of liberal journalists took radical steps to protect their favored candidate. Employees of news organizations including Time, Politico, the Huffington Post, the Baltimore Sun, the Guardian, Salon and the New Republic participated in outpourings of anger over how Obama had been treated in the media, and in some cases plotted to fix the damage.

6. Spencer Ackerman of the Washington Independent urged his colleagues to deflect attention from Obama’s relationship with Wright by changing the subject. Pick one of Obama’s conservative critics, Ackerman wrote, “Fred Barnes, Karl Rove, who cares — and call them racists.”

7. Journolist members collaborated on an open letter criticizing ABC’s Charlie Gibson for asking questions about Wright during ABC’s presidential debate between Obama and Hillary Clinton….a campaign by professional journalists to tell ABC not to ask tough questions about a candidate’s links to radicals…

8. Ackerman appealed to the other members of the Journolist group: “If the right forces us all to either defend Wright or tear him down, no matter what we choose, we lose the game they’ve put upon us. Instead, take one of them — Fred Barnes, Karl Rove, who cares — and call them racists. Ask: why do they have such a deep-seated problem with a black politician who unites the country? What lurks behind those problems? This makes *them* sputter with rage, which in turn leads to overreaction and self-destruction.”

9. It certainly puts efforts by the Left to paint the Tea Party as racist in an entirely new light. It also calls into question the ethics and judgment of anyone who participated in that Ackerman thread.
Daily Caller discovers Journolist plot to spike Wright story, smear conservatives as racists « Hot Air


10. Liberal media outlets are trying to smear the highest-ranking Republican in the House just weeks before the midterm elections with a deal-breaking scandal before he has a chance to take the speaker's chair from Nancy Pelosi.
A blogger from liberal Web site The Daily Kos pierced through Boehner's security detail at yesterday's unveiling of his leadership policy "Pledge to America" to ask if he was sleeping with a lobbyist from the Printing Industries of America.

Read more: Liberal outlets try to nab John Boehner for infidelity before midterm elections - NYPOST.com



Gee....the kindest thing one can say about you, torte, is that you are uninformed.
__________________
People are most conservative on issues that they know most about. --Ann Coulter
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to PoliticalChic For This Useful Post:
daveman (06-10-2012)
  #7 (permalink)  
Old 06-09-2012, 08:13 AM
Ernie S.'s Avatar
Frank Sinatra
Member #26011
Supporting Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Sweet Home Alabama
Posts: 23,115
Thanks: 13,874
Thanked 11,690 Times in 7,283 Posts
Mentioned: 108 Post(s)
Tagged: 6 Thread(s)
Rep Power: 14153
Ernie S. gives orders to the Illuminati Ernie S. gives orders to the Illuminati Ernie S. gives orders to the Illuminati Ernie S. gives orders to the Illuminati Ernie S. gives orders to the Illuminati
Ernie S. gives orders to the Illuminati Ernie S. gives orders to the Illuminati Ernie S. gives orders to the Illuminati Ernie S. gives orders to the Illuminati Ernie S. gives orders to the Illuminati Ernie S. gives orders to the Illuminati Ernie S. gives orders to the Illuminati Ernie S. gives orders to the Illuminati Ernie S. gives orders to the Illuminati Ernie S. gives orders to the Illuminati Ernie S. gives orders to the Illuminati Ernie S. gives orders to the Illuminati Ernie S. gives orders to the Illuminati Ernie S. gives orders to the Illuminati
Quote: Originally Posted by Sallow View Post
People win the lottery all the time..you betcha!
She didn't "win" shit. She worked her ass off and succeeded. That must pain you to no end.
__________________
I am sick and tired of my brothers and sisters dying to protect Americans' right to drive like assholes.
Quote: Originally Posted by JoeB131 View Post
In 1776, a bunch of rich slave-Rapists manipulated a bunch of dumb peasents into fighting a war for them so they could not pay their fair share in taxes.
"Those who rise against America should not have trials, simply put against the wall" FakeSmarmy
Reply With Quote
The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to Ernie S. For This Useful Post:
Cecilie1200 (06-11-2012), daveman (06-10-2012)
  #8 (permalink)  
Old 06-09-2012, 08:15 AM
Truthmatters's Avatar
Registered User
Member #5217
 
Join Date: May 2007
Posts: 80,125
Thanks: 2,119
Thanked 6,940 Times in 5,737 Posts
Mentioned: 24 Post(s)
Tagged: 1 Thread(s)
Quote: Originally Posted by PoliticalChic View Post
"The GOP presidential candidate wants nine-year-olds to work as janitors. It's not merely a crazy plan (although it's plenty crazy). It's also evidence of a deep disrespect for and ignorance of American work.

Last Friday, during an event at Harvard, Republican presidential contender Newt Gingrich offered up a modest plan for alleviating poverty in the United States. It was time, he said, to relax our "truly stupid" child labor laws. In particular, schools should fire their unionized janitors, and hire children....
Business - Jordan Weissmann - Newt Gingrich Thinks School Children Should Work as Janitors - The Atlantic

Liberal media went nuts, as did The Atlantic....



Then there's this:

"Student who doubled as high school's custodian now Harvard-bound"

1. "At 6 this morning, long before her classmates were even awake, 18-year-old Dawn Loggins was already pushing a mop through her high school in Lawndale, N.C. -- where she also works as a custodian.

2. Home -- for Dawn -- is complicated. For years she moved around, sometimes squatting with her drug dealer stepfather and unemployed mother.

"Every time my stepdad would be arrested, we would have to move. Or my mom would use rent money to bail him out of jail," Dawn said. "There would be places where we lived where there wouldn't be power and water for extended periods of time."

3. But she always excelled at school. Then last summer Dawn returned from an academic summer camp to find her parents had abandoned her.

4. ...a counselor asked Sheryl Kolton, a school custodian, if she would take Dawn in. With a safe place to stay, Dawn flourished.



5. She was president of the photography club, the rock climbing club, the Spanish club. "I also started a community service project for soldiers in active duty service. National Honor Society, Beta Club, National Spanish Honor Society. ...

6. "I think that what got me into Harvard was my drive," Dawn said. "And the fact that I've been able to do so much, with everything working against me

7. "I feel like Sheryl allowing me to stay there has been the best thing that has happened to me," Dawn says.
As for Sheryl, her view is that Dawn "doesn't owe me anything."
Student who doubled as high school's custodian now Harvard-bound - CBS News
(watch the vid...)



And this...

"Vice President Joe Biden said Tuesday that his wife, as well as the wife of President Barack Obama, would have had “no chance” in life had it not been for government help. According to vice presidential pool reports:

“I know, literally, Barack and I talk about it. Neither one of us would have had any shot,” Biden said. “The same with our wives. Both wives are smarter than both of us. Literally, these very accomplished women would not have any chance without some help."
Jill and Michelle ‘Would Not Have Any Chance’ Without Govt. | Washington Free Beacon


We can't allow the Left to train us to be victims, beggars, incompetents....

Just like the real Americans, Dawn Loggins rocks.


See you at the polls November 6th....
ONE doesnt fall through the cracks so you are willing to allow tens of thousands to fall through the cracks?


You are a heartless piece of crap.

Go to the poorest part of your town and count the kids.

Then realize how rare this young woman is.

Then go spit on all the kids you are willing to allow to be tossed aside.

Your better bring yourself something to drink.


When you give up on a child you have given up on making them a productive tax payer for decades to come you fucking idiot.

NEVER give up on our kids.

Its the smart thing as well as the DECENT thing to do.
__________________
http://articles.latimes.com/2013/jan...fraud-20130114

Supreme Court denies RNC bid to end voter fraud consent decree

January 14, 2013

http://www.sec.gov/news/press/2007/2007-190.htm

The introduction of this new principle of representative democracy has rendered useless almost everything written before on the structure of government; Thomas Jefferson
Reply With Quote
  #9 (permalink)  
Old 06-09-2012, 08:24 AM
PoliticalChic's Avatar
Fighting Thugs and Libs
Member #12394
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Brooklyn, NY
Posts: 31,076
Thanks: 3,729
Thanked 10,816 Times in 6,322 Posts
Mentioned: 57 Post(s)
Tagged: 1 Thread(s)
Rep Power: 23111
PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati
PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati PoliticalChic gives orders to the Illuminati
Quote: Originally Posted by Truthmatters View Post
Quote: Originally Posted by PoliticalChic View Post
"The GOP presidential candidate wants nine-year-olds to work as janitors. It's not merely a crazy plan (although it's plenty crazy). It's also evidence of a deep disrespect for and ignorance of American work.

Last Friday, during an event at Harvard, Republican presidential contender Newt Gingrich offered up a modest plan for alleviating poverty in the United States. It was time, he said, to relax our "truly stupid" child labor laws. In particular, schools should fire their unionized janitors, and hire children....
Business - Jordan Weissmann - Newt Gingrich Thinks School Children Should Work as Janitors - The Atlantic

Liberal media went nuts, as did The Atlantic....



Then there's this:

"Student who doubled as high school's custodian now Harvard-bound"

1. "At 6 this morning, long before her classmates were even awake, 18-year-old Dawn Loggins was already pushing a mop through her high school in Lawndale, N.C. -- where she also works as a custodian.

2. Home -- for Dawn -- is complicated. For years she moved around, sometimes squatting with her drug dealer stepfather and unemployed mother.

"Every time my stepdad would be arrested, we would have to move. Or my mom would use rent money to bail him out of jail," Dawn said. "There would be places where we lived where there wouldn't be power and water for extended periods of time."

3. But she always excelled at school. Then last summer Dawn returned from an academic summer camp to find her parents had abandoned her.

4. ...a counselor asked Sheryl Kolton, a school custodian, if she would take Dawn in. With a safe place to stay, Dawn flourished.



5. She was president of the photography club, the rock climbing club, the Spanish club. "I also started a community service project for soldiers in active duty service. National Honor Society, Beta Club, National Spanish Honor Society. ...

6. "I think that what got me into Harvard was my drive," Dawn said. "And the fact that I've been able to do so much, with everything working against me

7. "I feel like Sheryl allowing me to stay there has been the best thing that has happened to me," Dawn says.
As for Sheryl, her view is that Dawn "doesn't owe me anything."
Student who doubled as high school's custodian now Harvard-bound - CBS News
(watch the vid...)



And this...

"Vice President Joe Biden said Tuesday that his wife, as well as the wife of President Barack Obama, would have had “no chance” in life had it not been for government help. According to vice presidential pool reports:

“I know, literally, Barack and I talk about it. Neither one of us would have had any shot,” Biden said. “The same with our wives. Both wives are smarter than both of us. Literally, these very accomplished women would not have any chance without some help."
Jill and Michelle ‘Would Not Have Any Chance’ Without Govt. | Washington Free Beacon


We can't allow the Left to train us to be victims, beggars, incompetents....

Just like the real Americans, Dawn Loggins rocks.


See you at the polls November 6th....
ONE doesnt fall through the cracks so you are willing to allow tens of thousands to fall through the cracks?


You are a heartless piece of crap.

Go to the poorest part of your town and count the kids.

Then realize how rare this young woman is.

Then go spit on all the kids you are willing to allow to be tossed aside.

Your better bring yourself something to drink.


When you give up on a child you have given up on making them a productive tax payer for decades to come you fucking idiot.

NEVER give up on our kids.

Its the smart thing as well as the DECENT thing to do.

Oh....did I step on your worldview?

So very sorry....I can see you, closing your eyes and doing that Edith Piaf face.

Here...see if this is an anodyne:


President Obama actually threatened his audience at a million-dollar fund raiser that if he weren’t re-elected, they would have to become more self-reliant:

“At a million-dollar San Francisco fundraiser today, President Obama warned his recession-battered supporters that if he loses the 2012 election it could herald a new, painful era of self-reliance in America.

“The one thing that we absolutely know for sure is that if we don’t work even harder than we did in 2008, then we’re going to have a government that tells the American people, ‘you are on your own,’” Obama told a crowd of 200 donors over lunch at the W Hotel.” Obama: If We Lose in 2012, Government Will Tell People ‘You’re on Your Own’ - ABC News

There could be no clearer view of the America that the Left envisions.


Here are the two things you must remember: never write a post as dumb as this again, and Never, under any circumstances, take a sleeping pill and a laxative on
the same night.
__________________
People are most conservative on issues that they know most about. --Ann Coulter
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to PoliticalChic For This Useful Post:
daveman (06-10-2012)
  #10 (permalink)  
Old 06-09-2012, 12:16 PM
C_Clayton_Jones's Avatar
Lex dabit remedium
Member #29614
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: In a Republic, actually
Posts: 17,311
Thanks: 902
Thanked 7,229 Times in 5,025 Posts
Mentioned: 59 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Rep Power: 4224
C_Clayton_Jones has a reputation beyond repute C_Clayton_Jones has a reputation beyond repute
C_Clayton_Jones has a reputation beyond repute C_Clayton_Jones has a reputation beyond repute C_Clayton_Jones has a reputation beyond repute C_Clayton_Jones has a reputation beyond repute C_Clayton_Jones has a reputation beyond repute C_Clayton_Jones has a reputation beyond repute C_Clayton_Jones has a reputation beyond repute C_Clayton_Jones has a reputation beyond repute C_Clayton_Jones has a reputation beyond repute C_Clayton_Jones has a reputation beyond repute C_Clayton_Jones has a reputation beyond repute C_Clayton_Jones has a reputation beyond repute
The origins of the myth of the ‘liberal media’ can be traced back to the era of Vietnam and Watergate, when the press reported accurate, factual accounts concerning a failed, illegal war and a criminal republican administration.

The NYT’s publication of the Pentagon Papers in conjunction with the accounts of criminal, covert activity by the CIA and other government agencies lead conservatives to incorrectly perceive such disclosures as ‘undermining’ America’s efforts during the Cold War. This resulted in the right’s irrational, unfounded paranoia of the media, manifesting in their contempt for a free press.

Since the media reported on issues documenting the criminality or failure of persons and issues conservatives supported, they ‘reasoned,’ the media must be ‘liberal.’

The fact that the events reported by the press were true and accurate was irrelevant to conservatives, of course. Conservatives and their agenda were being unfairly ‘persecuted’ by a liberal press.

Consequently, to this day, the myth of the ‘liberal media’ has become an article of religious faith among conservatives, just as devoid of fact or evidence as any other aspect of conservative dogma.
__________________
The very purpose of a Bill of Rights was to withdraw certain subjects from the vicissitudes of political controversy, to place them beyond the reach of majorities and officials and to establish them as legal Principles to be applied by the courts. One's right to life, liberty, and property, to free speech, a free press, freedom of worship and assembly, and other fundamental rights may not be submitted to vote; they depend on the outcome of no elections. Justice Robert H. Jackson, West Virginia Board of Education vs. Barnette, 1943
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to C_Clayton_Jones For This Useful Post:
BDBoop (06-09-2012)
  #11 (permalink)  
Old 06-09-2012, 12:55 PM
Quantum Windbag's Avatar
Thou art God.
Member #23420
 
Join Date: May 2010
Posts: 52,937
Thanks: 10,896
Thanked 12,393 Times in 8,954 Posts
Mentioned: 62 Post(s)
Tagged: 4 Thread(s)
Rep Power: 8479
Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow
Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow
Quote: Originally Posted by C_Clayton_Jones View Post
Quote:
Liberal media went nuts, as did The Atlantic....
There is no such thing as the ‘liberal media,’ it’s a rightist contrivance in response to facts they don’t like or believe conflict with conservative dogma.

The Myth of the Liberal Media | Dispatches from the Culture Wars
That was funny, thanks for the laugh.

Why is it people are blind to their own bias?
__________________
I will accept the rules that you feel necessary to your freedom. I am free, no matter what rules surround me. If I find them tolerable, I tolerate them; if I find them too obnoxious, I break them. I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for everything I do.

When any government, or any church for that matter, undertakes to say to its subjects, This you may not read, this you must not see, this you are forbidden to know, the end result is tyranny and oppression, no matter how holy the motives. Mighty little force is needed to control a man whose mind has been hoodwinked; contrariwise, no amount of force can control a free man, a man whose mind is free. No, not the rack, not fission bombs, not anything -- you can't conquer a free man; the most you can do is kill him.
Reply With Quote
  #12 (permalink)  
Old 06-09-2012, 12:57 PM
Quantum Windbag's Avatar
Thou art God.
Member #23420
 
Join Date: May 2010
Posts: 52,937
Thanks: 10,896
Thanked 12,393 Times in 8,954 Posts
Mentioned: 62 Post(s)
Tagged: 4 Thread(s)
Rep Power: 8479
Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow
Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow
Quote: Originally Posted by Truthmatters View Post
Quote: Originally Posted by PoliticalChic View Post
"The GOP presidential candidate wants nine-year-olds to work as janitors. It's not merely a crazy plan (although it's plenty crazy). It's also evidence of a deep disrespect for and ignorance of American work.

Last Friday, during an event at Harvard, Republican presidential contender Newt Gingrich offered up a modest plan for alleviating poverty in the United States. It was time, he said, to relax our "truly stupid" child labor laws. In particular, schools should fire their unionized janitors, and hire children....
Business - Jordan Weissmann - Newt Gingrich Thinks School Children Should Work as Janitors - The Atlantic

Liberal media went nuts, as did The Atlantic....



Then there's this:

"Student who doubled as high school's custodian now Harvard-bound"

1. "At 6 this morning, long before her classmates were even awake, 18-year-old Dawn Loggins was already pushing a mop through her high school in Lawndale, N.C. -- where she also works as a custodian.

2. Home -- for Dawn -- is complicated. For years she moved around, sometimes squatting with her drug dealer stepfather and unemployed mother.

"Every time my stepdad would be arrested, we would have to move. Or my mom would use rent money to bail him out of jail," Dawn said. "There would be places where we lived where there wouldn't be power and water for extended periods of time."

3. But she always excelled at school. Then last summer Dawn returned from an academic summer camp to find her parents had abandoned her.

4. ...a counselor asked Sheryl Kolton, a school custodian, if she would take Dawn in. With a safe place to stay, Dawn flourished.



5. She was president of the photography club, the rock climbing club, the Spanish club. "I also started a community service project for soldiers in active duty service. National Honor Society, Beta Club, National Spanish Honor Society. ...

6. "I think that what got me into Harvard was my drive," Dawn said. "And the fact that I've been able to do so much, with everything working against me

7. "I feel like Sheryl allowing me to stay there has been the best thing that has happened to me," Dawn says.
As for Sheryl, her view is that Dawn "doesn't owe me anything."
Student who doubled as high school's custodian now Harvard-bound - CBS News
(watch the vid...)



And this...

"Vice President Joe Biden said Tuesday that his wife, as well as the wife of President Barack Obama, would have had “no chance” in life had it not been for government help. According to vice presidential pool reports:

“I know, literally, Barack and I talk about it. Neither one of us would have had any shot,” Biden said. “The same with our wives. Both wives are smarter than both of us. Literally, these very accomplished women would not have any chance without some help."
Jill and Michelle ‘Would Not Have Any Chance’ Without Govt. | Washington Free Beacon


We can't allow the Left to train us to be victims, beggars, incompetents....

Just like the real Americans, Dawn Loggins rocks.


See you at the polls November 6th....
ONE doesnt fall through the cracks so you are willing to allow tens of thousands to fall through the cracks?


You are a heartless piece of crap.

Go to the poorest part of your town and count the kids.

Then realize how rare this young woman is.

Then go spit on all the kids you are willing to allow to be tossed aside.

Your better bring yourself something to drink.


When you give up on a child you have given up on making them a productive tax payer for decades to come you fucking idiot.

NEVER give up on our kids.

Its the smart thing as well as the DECENT thing to do.
Umm, she did fall through the cracks, and she picked herself up and turned her life into a testimony that anyone can succeed in America. Why does that offend you?
__________________
I will accept the rules that you feel necessary to your freedom. I am free, no matter what rules surround me. If I find them tolerable, I tolerate them; if I find them too obnoxious, I break them. I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for everything I do.

When any government, or any church for that matter, undertakes to say to its subjects, This you may not read, this you must not see, this you are forbidden to know, the end result is tyranny and oppression, no matter how holy the motives. Mighty little force is needed to control a man whose mind has been hoodwinked; contrariwise, no amount of force can control a free man, a man whose mind is free. No, not the rack, not fission bombs, not anything -- you can't conquer a free man; the most you can do is kill him.
Reply With Quote
  #13 (permalink)  
Old 06-09-2012, 01:04 PM
Peach's Avatar
Registered User
Member #17668
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Posts: 9,799
Thanks: 808
Thanked 1,280 Times in 1,064 Posts
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Rep Power: 420
Peach may be on a path to greatness Peach may be on a path to greatness Peach may be on a path to greatness Peach may be on a path to greatness Peach may be on a path to greatness Peach may be on a path to greatness Peach may be on a path to greatness Peach may be on a path to greatness Peach may be on a path to greatness Peach may be on a path to greatness Peach may be on a path to greatness Peach may be on a path to greatness Peach may be on a path to greatness
Political slams not withstanding, it is an encouraging story. Thank you PC.
__________________
........any alleged infringement of the right of citizens to vote must be carefully and meticulously scrutinized. Reynolds v. Sims, 377 US 573. We get the government we deserve: de Tocqueville
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to Peach For This Useful Post:
PoliticalChic (06-09-2012)
  #14 (permalink)  
Old 06-09-2012, 01:16 PM
Quantum Windbag's Avatar
Thou art God.
Member #23420
 
Join Date: May 2010
Posts: 52,937
Thanks: 10,896
Thanked 12,393 Times in 8,954 Posts
Mentioned: 62 Post(s)
Tagged: 4 Thread(s)
Rep Power: 8479
Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow
Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow Quantum Windbag is cooler than the underside of a pillow
Quote: Originally Posted by C_Clayton_Jones View Post
The origins of the myth of the ‘liberal media’ can be traced back to the era of Vietnam and Watergate, when the press reported accurate, factual accounts concerning a failed, illegal war and a criminal republican administration.
If you want to trace the origins of the phrase back to the Vietnam War I suggest you examine Rolling Stone and Cronkite's February 1968 editorial. The media didn't actually become liberal in a real sense until the 1980s, and got progressively more so as time went on.

Quote: Originally Posted by C_Clayton_Jones View Post
The NYT’s publication of the Pentagon Papers in conjunction with the accounts of criminal, covert activity by the CIA and other government agencies lead conservatives to incorrectly perceive such disclosures as ‘undermining’ America’s efforts during the Cold War. This resulted in the right’s irrational, unfounded paranoia of the media, manifesting in their contempt for a free press.
Not true. Those reports were just as damaging to our efforts as the current leaks from the Obama administration regarding covert ops are. That was pretty much universally recognized.

Please note that this does not make the NYT the villian here, it is simply a statement of fact, unlike your position, which is actually based on politics that it was the right thing to do because it ended a war.

Quote: Originally Posted by C_Clayton_Jones View Post
Since the media reported on issues documenting the criminality or failure of persons and issues conservatives supported, they ‘reasoned,’ the media must be ‘liberal.’
And the fact that they do not report on issues that liberals would consider criminal when a liberal is president has nothing to do with anyone's perception of bias on the part of the media?

I thought you were stupid about law, now I know you are actually a hack.

Quote: Originally Posted by C_Clayton_Jones View Post
The fact that the events reported by the press were true and accurate was irrelevant to conservatives, of course. Conservatives and their agenda were being unfairly ‘persecuted’ by a liberal press.
You are aware that most of the stuff you are saying was criminal occurred under Democratic presidents, aren't you? That it was actually supported by Democrats in Congress, and that the outrage over the exposure of the secrets came from both sides of the aisle? Maybe the problem here is not the mythical conservatives, maybe it is you.

Quote: Originally Posted by C_Clayton_Jones View Post
Consequently, to this day, the myth of the ‘liberal media’ has become an article of religious faith among conservatives, just as devoid of fact or evidence as any other aspect of conservative dogma.
Which is why no one ever mentioned it until 1798 when Congress passed the Alien and Sedition Act.

Wait, what?
__________________
I will accept the rules that you feel necessary to your freedom. I am free, no matter what rules surround me. If I find them tolerable, I tolerate them; if I find them too obnoxious, I break them. I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for everything I do.

When any government, or any church for that matter, undertakes to say to its subjects, This you may not read, this you must not see, this you are forbidden to know, the end result is tyranny and oppression, no matter how holy the motives. Mighty little force is needed to control a man whose mind has been hoodwinked; contrariwise, no amount of force can control a free man, a man whose mind is free. No, not the rack, not fission bombs, not anything -- you can't conquer a free man; the most you can do is kill him.
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to Quantum Windbag For This Useful Post:
PoliticalChic (06-09-2012)
  #15 (permalink)  
Old 06-09-2012, 09:23 PM
Kooshdakhaa's Avatar
Registered User
Member #31092
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Alaska
Posts: 3,391
Thanks: 2,632
Thanked 1,257 Times in 865 Posts
Mentioned: 27 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Rep Power: 1376
Kooshdakhaa could be on the Supreme Court Kooshdakhaa could be on the Supreme Court
Kooshdakhaa could be on the Supreme Court Kooshdakhaa could be on the Supreme Court Kooshdakhaa could be on the Supreme Court Kooshdakhaa could be on the Supreme Court Kooshdakhaa could be on the Supreme Court Kooshdakhaa could be on the Supreme Court Kooshdakhaa could be on the Supreme Court Kooshdakhaa could be on the Supreme Court
Seems like Dawn got help when she needed it. Counselors acted on her behalf and asked the school custodian if she could stay with her.

She got help. There is nothing wrong with getting help when you need it. Whether you are Dawn or Michelle Obama.
__________________
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing. --Edmund Burke
Reply With Quote
Reply


Lower Navigation
Go Back   US Message Board - Political Discussion Forum > US Discussion > Health and Lifestyle
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 08:25 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.