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1 Vicious Michigan Union Thug  Tue, Dec 11, 2012 11:10:19am

If Obama was really trying to destroy all the opposition, he has sure done a crappy job. He totally sucks at genocide and annihilation.

2 SpaceJesus  Tue, Dec 11, 2012 11:12:44am

lol

3 Amory Blaine  Tue, Dec 11, 2012 11:14:10am

re: #1 Vicious Babushka

He totally sucks at negotiating as well.

4 Political Atheist  Tue, Dec 11, 2012 11:23:29am

He seems to be a verbal firebomb kinda activist.

Belafonte achieved widespread attention for his political views in 2002 when he began making a series of comments about President George W. Bush, his administration and the Iraq War. During an interview with Ted Leitner for San Diego's 760 KFMB, in October 2002, Belafonte referred to a quote made by Malcolm X.[32] Belafonte said:
“ There is an old saying, in the days of slavery. There were those slaves who lived on the plantation, and there were those slaves who lived in the house. You got the privilege of living in the house if you served the master, do exactly the way the master intended to have you serve him. That gave you privilege. Colin Powell is committed to come into the house of the master, as long as he would serve the master, according to the master's purpose. And when Colin Powell dares to suggest something other than what the master wants to hear, he will be turned back out to pasture. And you don't hear much from those who live in the pasture. ”

Belafonte used the quote to characterize former United States Secretaries of State Colin Powell and Condoleezza Rice, both African Americans. Powell and Rice both responded, with Powell calling the remarks "unfortunate"[33] and Rice saying: "I don't need Harry Belafonte to tell me what it means to be black."[34]

5 Destro  Tue, Dec 11, 2012 11:29:33am

85 year old Harry Belafonte makes an unfortunate remark during an MSNBC interview

Why is it unfortunate? I fully support jailing them per our FEMA takeover plans.

6 Shiplord Kirel  Tue, Dec 11, 2012 11:37:03am

re: #5 Destro

85 year old Harry Belafonte makes an unfortunate remark during an MSNBC interview

Why is it unfortunate? I fully support jailing them per our FEMA takeover plans.

Shhh! Operational security! We can't have one of our leading strategists and (very) elder statesmen going around giving away the plan.

7 funky chicken  Tue, Dec 11, 2012 11:59:39am

Harry Belafonte=Barack Obama?

I guess they all do look alike.

//

8 funky chicken  Tue, Dec 11, 2012 12:06:26pm

re: #4 Political Atheist

He seems to be a verbal firebomb kinda activist.

Belafonte's a bitter old asshole, which is strange since he's led a pretty blessed life in many ways.

9 andres  Tue, Dec 11, 2012 12:06:43pm

re: #3 Amory Blaine

He totally sucks at negotiating as well.

He's improved his negotiating skills at least.

re: #5 Destro

Damn you, Destro. How many times do we have to tell you, do not talk about our FEMA takeover plans to anyone without an Obamacare decoder ring?

xP

10 Mad Prophet Ludwig  Tue, Dec 11, 2012 12:23:23pm

re: #3 Amory Blaine

He totally sucks at negotiating as well.

Your statement implies that republicans wish to negotiate in good faith. They have been about as honest and accommodating as HAMAS in negotiations ever since Obama took office.

11 Interesting Times  Tue, Dec 11, 2012 12:25:51pm

re: #10 Mad Prophet Ludwig

Your statement implies that republicans wish to negotiate in good faith. They have been about as honest and accommodating as HAMAS in negotiations ever since Obama took office.

I think Amory Blaine holds an equally contemptuous view of the GOP's behavior, and "sucks at negotiating" was a reference to Obama acting like the GOP ever did anything in good faith.

12 steve_davis  Tue, Dec 11, 2012 12:34:03pm

re: #1 Vicious Babushka

If Obama was really trying to destroy all the opposition, he has sure done a crappy job. He totally sucks at genocide and annihilation.

I like the fact, though, that when he finally built the FEMA death camps in South Dakota, he did so using Harry Belafonte as his hatchet man.

13 HappyWarrior  Tue, Dec 11, 2012 1:16:02pm

They're getting their panties bunched up over what a 85 year old singer says? Professional victims.

14 dragonfire1981  Tue, Dec 11, 2012 1:18:51pm

Day-O! Me say Day-O!

Daylight come and and the wingnuts rage!

Hey! Me say day me say day me say day me say day O...

Got Fox News on in every one of their homes...

15 Tigger2  Tue, Dec 11, 2012 1:36:12pm

Wingnuts and teabagger are nuts to get so upset over something as stupid as a off centered joke.

16 Our Precious Bodily Fluids  Tue, Dec 11, 2012 1:42:31pm

Official flag of the Freeper 82nd Chairborne?

Image: KfxRd.png

(ref)

17 Destro  Tue, Dec 11, 2012 5:03:50pm

re: #6 Shiplord Kirel

Shhh! Operational security! We can't have one of our leading strategists and (very) elder statesmen going around giving away the plan.

Oh sorry. Disregard what I wrote...wiiiiiink.....

18 sauceruney  Tue, Dec 11, 2012 9:13:10pm

Bellafonte's not nuts, I cannot lie.


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The bassoon is one of my favorite instruments. It has the medieval aroma -- like the days when everything used to sound like that. Some people crave baseball -- I find this unfathomable -- but I can easily understand why a person could get excited about playing a bassoon.