Pages

Jump to bottom

7 comments

1 Destro  Fri, Nov 9, 2012 9:25:23am

Why did I make this pledge BEFORE I discovered the awesome rightwing insanity of Victoria Jackson's tweets? [Link: twitter.com...]

2 watching you tiny alien kittens are  Fri, Nov 9, 2012 9:55:27am

re: #1 Destro

Why did I make this pledge BEFORE I discovered the awesome rightwing insanity of Victoria Jackson's tweets? [Link: twitter.com...]

I'll help you out here...

Victoria Jackson is a dumb, evil, racist, teabagger who re-tweets vile blatantly racist photos, links to stupid conspiracy theories, and believes election fraud is what won Obama the election. She makes me very angry and I hate her guts!

...feel better now? After all you didn't say it, I did. :p

3 thecommodore  Fri, Nov 9, 2012 10:55:59am

The teabaggers - a term they once used to describe themselves because they didn't know what "teabagging" was (then Newt Gingrich called it a "slur." Hilarious!) - aren't going anywhere. They'll be gunning to retake the Senate in 2014, and making their majority in the House veto-proof. And they'll do that with their tried and true formula of paranoia, racism, lies, and conspiracy theories.
.
And their "willing accomplices." on talk radio and Fox "News" will promote them like never before.

It will be hard not to hate them.

4 Romantic Heretic  Fri, Nov 9, 2012 12:40:08pm

Regardless of whether the Iraq invasion was a good thing or not it was illegal. International law makes no exceptions. Unprovoked war against another sovereign nation is illegal.

The Bushies knew that. They wanted that. The invasion of Iraq was a message to the world. "The U.S. is in charge. This is what happens to people who get in our way. Be fearful and obey." It was the most blatant act of violence against another nation since, well, since Saddam invaded Kuwait.

Fortunately this act did not cause the collapse of international law that the neo-cons hoped would happen. Just as well, the world turns and someday it could be the U.S. that is invaded and it would have had no friends left nor could it call upon the U.N. to help it as the U.N. would be gone. So international law, weak as it is, still holds. Without it we'll return to the world of the late 19th Century where countries protected themselves through an intricate web of alliances.

Where, someday, a minor political act will happen, like the assassination of an Archduke in Sarajevo and the alliances trigger like a string of firecrackers. Except this time the combatants will all have weapons of mass destruction.

Won't that be fun?

As far as hating and being angry at the TPGOP, I don't. I pity them the same way I pity crackheads. They're addicted to their anger, hate and fear. They need a constant dose to maintain that high and like all addicts their cognitive faculties are damaged, probably beyond repair.

I know because I suffered from anger addiction for many years and my faculties are damaged beyond repair. Luckily I gave it up before the damage was severe.

5 blueraven  Fri, Nov 9, 2012 12:44:40pm

re: #1 Destro

Why did I make this pledge BEFORE I discovered the awesome rightwing insanity of Victoria Jackson's tweets? [Link: twitter.com...]

It doesn't mean you cant mock crazy!

I think you should really try to live up to your pledge. It will be good for your soul. Not all republicans are evil.

6 Destro  Fri, Nov 9, 2012 10:43:57pm

re: #5 blueraven

It doesn't mean you cant mock crazy!

I think you should really try to live up to your pledge. It will be good for your soul. Not all republicans are evil.

I accept that even though I don't believe in supernatural concepts like 'souls'.

7 Destro  Fri, Nov 9, 2012 10:45:41pm

re: #4 Romantic Heretic

Iraq was illegal, immoral and I can't understand why so many Americans just shurg off what we did.


This page has been archived.
Comments are closed.

Jump to top

Create a PageThis is the LGF Pages posting bookmarklet. To use it, drag this button to your browser's bookmark bar, and title it 'LGF Pages' (or whatever you like). Then browse to a site you want to post, select some text on the page to use for a quote, click the bookmarklet, and the Pages posting window will appear with the title, text, and any embedded video or audio files already filled in, ready to go.
Or... you can just click this button to open the Pages posting window right away.
Last updated: 2016-01-01 10:29 am PST
LGF User's Guide RSS Feeds Tweet

Help support Little Green Footballs!

Subscribe now for ad-free access!Register and sign in to a free LGF account before subscribing, and your ad-free access will be automatically enabled.

Recent PagesClick to refresh
Pistachio-Lemon Bars Recipe - NYT Cooking Ingredients The crust: 1 cup all-purpose flour ¼ cup confectioners' sugar ¼ teaspoon kosher salt ½ cup cold, unsalted butter, cut into small pieces ¼ cup shelled unsalted pistachios, roughly chopped The filling: 2 eggs 1 cup sugar ½ ...
The Vicious Babushka
3 hours, 12 minutes ago
Views: 99 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 1
Tweets: 1 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
OneRepublic - Let’s Hurt Tonight (Collateral Beauty Version)Music video by OneRepublic performing Let's Hurt Tonight. (C) 2016 Mosley Music/Interscope Records vevo.ly
Thanos
11 hours, 6 minutes ago
Views: 71 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 0 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
The Robert Fripp String Quintet Taken from the RFSQ Video release "Live in Japan", Trey Gunn treats us to a performance of Chromatic Fantasy in D Minor 00:00:00 and the California Guitar Trio perform Blockhead with a solo from Robert Fripp 00:01:52 On the ...
Thanos
11 hours, 14 minutes ago
Views: 76 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 0 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
SHAED - Name on It (Live) Get SHAED’s debut EP “Just Wanna See” featuring "Name On It" here: flyt.it Follow SHAED online:shaedband.comtwitter.comfacebook.cominstagram.com "Name On It" (Audio Video) Lyrics:Standing over thereRipping out my hairWant it from across the roomTake me down to your tombGet your name ...
Thanos
11 hours, 17 minutes ago
Views: 64 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 0 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Life in Obamacare’s Dead Zone “She was always the steady one,” her sister, Karen Smith Walker, says. “The one who could solve any problem. Always with a book. Always studying.” But now, after years of living with this desperation, Foy didn’t know how to ...
Thanos
18 hours, 15 minutes ago
Views: 138 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 1 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Rhythm of Breathing Affects Memory and Fear - Neuroscience News Summary: A new study reports the rhythm of your breathing can influence neural activity that enhances memory recall and emotional judgement. Source: Northwestern University. Breathing is not just for oxygen; it’s now linked to brain function and behavior. Northwestern ...
Birth Control Works
20 hours, 42 minutes ago
Views: 160 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 0 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Chocolate Peppermint Bars Recipe - NYT Cooking Ingredients For the chocolate shortbread: 1 cup/125 grams all-purpose flour ½ cup/100 grams granulated sugar 2 tablespoons/15 grams unsweetened cocoa powder ¼ teaspoon kosher salt 8 tablespoons/113 grams unsalted butter (1 stick) For the peppermint filling and chocolate top: ...
The Vicious Babushka
21 hours, 7 minutes ago
Views: 156 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 3 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
The Originalist -Justice Antonin Scalia - Jan 2011 Last October marked the 24th anniversary of Justice Antonin Scalia's appointment to the U.S. Supreme Court. Well known for his sharp wit as well as his originalist approach to the Constitution, Justice Scalia consistently asks more questions during oral ...
Birth Control Works
21 hours, 18 minutes ago
Views: 224 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 2 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 1
Comments: 0
: 1
‘There Are People Who Are Really Angry With Women Who Dare to Determine Their Reproduction Choices — Let Alone Run for Presiden With fewer legal requirements and methods, she said, it was less complicated back then, because PP mainly only offered diaphragms and pills. However, women had to “qualify” for tubal ligations—if enough money existed for one. One-month counseling sessions were ...
Birth Control Works
21 hours, 54 minutes ago
Views: 362 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 0 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Tom Price Open Letter Birth Control Abortion Access But what’s deeply troubling to me are your comments on abortion and birth control, and your misunderstanding of why access is so crucial. With a president-elect who has vowed to “punish” those who have abortions, and a vice president-elect ...
Birth Control Works
22 hours, 35 minutes ago
Views: 322 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 0 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0