Ludicrous Breitbart Post of the Day: Politico’s ‘Hitler Photo’

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breitbart.com editor John Nolte is possibly the most dishonest writer at that right wing hate site, and that’s really saying something. Today he’s busily pumping out pro-gun propaganda, and his latest is a classic in the genre of stupid: POLITICO RUNS ‘HITLER PHOTO’ OF NRA CHIEF!

The above is the lead photo and story on Politico right now.

Although there were dozens of cameras at today’s press conference, in order to post their “Hitler pose,” Politico had to grab a photo that wasn’t even taken at today’s event.

Our media’s filled with horrible people, isn’t it?

Of course, it’s obvious that LaPierre’s raised fist is nothing like a Nazi salute, which is performed with an open hand and a straight arm. But Nolte knows this; he’s just trying to rile up the knuckle-draggers who consume his swill, and doesn’t care that anyone with at least two functioning brain cells can see right through the BS.

As for “horrible people,” remember that John Nolte is the breitbart.com editor who has publicly called for teachers to be “murdered:”

Breitbart Editor John Nolte About HBO ‘Stage Mom:’ ‘She Should Be Murdered’
Breitbart Editor John Nolte: ‘Teachers Who Take Kids to Protests Should Be Murdered’

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25 comments

1 erik_t  Fri, Dec 21, 2012 1:30:06pm

They're just showing LaPierre exercising his right to bare arm. What's the big deal?

/

2 Shvaughn  Fri, Dec 21, 2012 1:31:41pm

Arming teachers would, at least, make it harder for Breitbart editor John Nolte to murder them.

3 lawhawk  Fri, Dec 21, 2012 1:33:23pm

What's the matter John? Pissed off that Wayne can do Gangnam style better than you? /

4 erik_t  Fri, Dec 21, 2012 1:34:09pm

Right of Michael Steele: a very interesting place to be.

5 HappyWarrior  Fri, Dec 21, 2012 1:34:11pm

"Hitler Photo?" Butthurt much Nolte?

6 Charles Johnson  Fri, Dec 21, 2012 1:35:17pm

Please retweet Nolte's call for murdering teachers:

7 Jaerik  Fri, Dec 21, 2012 1:35:25pm

I'm surprised no one has pointed out that there were armed guards at Columbine in 1999.

8 Charles Johnson  Fri, Dec 21, 2012 1:35:35pm

I can't retweet it myself because he has me blocked.

9 lawhawk  Fri, Dec 21, 2012 1:38:10pm

re: #7 Jaerik

It's been pointed out repeatedly that there were armed guards, but some gun advocates are claiming that having those guards was proof that the plan to arm even more campuses will reduce mass murders on campuses, though it's not exactly clear how.

Virginia Tech had an entire police force for its campus, but that didn't prevent the massacre there. Cops on the Columbine campus didn't stop the mass murder either. It's arguable that the police confronting the gunmen at Columbine may have saved some lives - but it didn't prevent the attack in the first place.

10 Gus  Fri, Dec 21, 2012 1:38:20pm

re: #8 Charles Johnson

I can't retweet it myself because he has me blocked.

:D Same here.

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11 wilburs  Fri, Dec 21, 2012 1:40:06pm

cue every single wingnut commenter:

Hitler took away guns!

12 Gus  Fri, Dec 21, 2012 1:40:58pm
13 dragonfire1981  Fri, Dec 21, 2012 1:44:46pm
14 I Am Kreniigh!  Fri, Dec 21, 2012 1:51:12pm

On a side note, can anyone explain to me why the GOP blocking Rice was/is seen by everyone as making Kerry an inevitable choice for State?

I can't understand why Obama would put a senate seat at risk, and I can't understand why the GOP seemed to think that blocking Rice would force him to do so.

15 Gus  Fri, Dec 21, 2012 1:51:47pm

Listening to LePierre's comments from today. He's all over the place.

16 The Mountain That Blogs  Fri, Dec 21, 2012 1:51:59pm

Thanks to the people who have RTed that tweet, I have discovered that this exists:

[Link: twitter.com...]

17 Ian G.  Fri, Dec 21, 2012 1:56:13pm

Actually, it looks a lot more like a Black Panther salute than a Nazi one.

18 Shiplord Kirel  Fri, Dec 21, 2012 1:57:34pm

Hitler did in fact arm school children and many of their teachers, though, so I don't see what the Breitbrat's problem is with this picture.

19 Gus  Fri, Dec 21, 2012 1:59:20pm
20 Lidane  Fri, Dec 21, 2012 2:01:22pm

Bloomberg On NRA Presser: ‘A Shameful Evasion Of The Crisis Facing Our Country’

In a statement released by his office on Friday, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg castigated the press conference held earlier in the day by leaders of the National Rifle Association, who he accused of engaging in "a shameful evasion of the crisis facing our country"

21 William Barnett-Lewis  Fri, Dec 21, 2012 2:02:54pm

re: #18 Shiplord Kirel

Hitler did in fact arm school children and many of their teachers, though, so I don't see what the Breitbrat's problem is with this picture.

Not to mention the Volkssturm...

22 Dazed  Fri, Dec 21, 2012 2:36:05pm

WoW...Just when I thought that site couldn't get more bizarre.
They are bat shit crazy.

23 S.D.  Fri, Dec 21, 2012 4:33:43pm

It's LaPierre Hair cut that makes Breitbarters remind them of Hitler...

24 Dr. Matt  Sat, Dec 22, 2012 10:18:12am

Fake meet outrage.

25 po8crg  Mon, Dec 24, 2012 3:33:04am

re: #17 Ian G.

Actually, it looks a lot more like a Black Panther salute than a Nazi one.

Or a Communist one. Or the Black Hand (Уједињење или смрт - the group that Gavrilio Princip was in)


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