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1 Dr. Matt  Wed, Feb 20, 2013 1:24:14pm

Wrestling is as fake as conservative outrage.

2 Bulworth  Wed, Feb 20, 2013 1:32:44pm

Wingnuts say how much they hate ‘political correctness’, usually a term applied to situations in which an individual or group objects to how it’s treated or spoken of. But should a conservative perceive him or herself or one its many ironically collective entities the subject of criticism or ridicule, it responds with the same cries of ‘foul’ they blame others for doing.

3 RadicalModerate  Wed, Feb 20, 2013 2:08:41pm

I just find it highly amusing that the WWE is doing this on the heels of Linda McMahon’s US Senate run last year, where she was very much in the camp of the Tea Partiers, and the family has a fairly close friendship with lunatic birther/attention-seeker Donald Trump.

4 EiMitch  Wed, Feb 20, 2013 2:29:49pm
5 taserian  Wed, Feb 20, 2013 2:31:34pm

Looks like this might temper the WWE’s reaction:

Jack Swagger was allegedly “driving under the influence” at the time of his speeding arrest Tuesday night after the Smackdown TV taping in Biloxi, Mississippi. Police also allege that Swagger was in possession of marijuana.

According to TMZ, Swagger was charged with DUI, marijuana possession, and speeding, which are all considered misdemeanors. Swagger was released by the local Sheriff’s department following the arrest; no word yet on whether a court date has been scheduled.

Taken from :Link

6 Bulworth  Wed, Feb 20, 2013 2:32:27pm

Not sure what the whiny teabaggers are whining about. Pro wrestling, particularly the WWE brand, has been so stock full of gingoistic American Firsters for so many years, this new character is pretty much indistinguishable from the rest of them.

7 Eclectic Cyborg  Wed, Feb 20, 2013 2:48:02pm

I doubt many Tea Partiers watch wrestling anyway.

8 Ogami Itto  Wed, Feb 20, 2013 2:48:13pm

Are Malkin and her ilk sure the Jack Swagger character isn’t meant to attract teabaggers rather than mock them?

9 Aligarr  Wed, Feb 20, 2013 3:03:27pm

And to think ….my favorite ” Macho Man ” has passed .What an excellent spokesman .

I miss you Randy , I know you’re slammin’ em down on that Big Matt in the sky .

10 freetoken  Wed, Feb 20, 2013 3:06:57pm

See my comments from last night:

[Link: littlegreenfootballs.com…] and following.

11 freetoken  Wed, Feb 20, 2013 3:09:37pm

Unfortunately, with the protege’s DUI last night WWE might be forced to make a quick end to this gimmick, so we’ll never know where Vince McMahon was willing to go with it.

12 Locker  Wed, Feb 20, 2013 4:34:27pm

re: #9 Aligarr

And to think ….my favorite ” Macho Man ” has passed .What an excellent spokesman .

I miss you Randy , I know you’re slammin’ em down on that Big Matt in the sky .

Best wrestler ever… The Macho Man! Oooohhh Yeah!

13 Robur  Thu, Feb 21, 2013 7:16:19am

Dude!..Who with any respect for themselves would WANT a mug that even slightly resembled yours! Your face looks like the poopin’ end of my cat Pepper…


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