Pages

Jump to bottom

5 comments

1 geoffm33  Wed, Feb 27, 2013 5:53:47am

I was thinking this morning about a convo I had with a RWNJ on twitter about gas prices and that Obama has the control to drive the prices down (like Bush did, though this RWNJ forgot that Bush’s tactics involved a global economic meltdown and printing more money).

Anyway, what I was thinking was how some (R)’s but especially TPGOP’ers think that high gas prices are a travesty, but across the board spending cuts are good. That’s not a direct parallel, but I still find it odd.

2 Vicious Babushka  Wed, Feb 27, 2013 5:56:47am

re: #1 geoffm33

I was thinking this morning about a convo I had with a RWNJ on twitter about gas prices and that Obama has the control to drive the prices down (like Bush did, though this RWNJ forgot that Bush’s tactics involved a global economic meltdown and printing more money).

Anyway, what I was thinking was how some (R)’s but especially TPGOP’ers think that high gas prices are a travesty, but across the board spending cuts are good. That’s not a direct parallel, but I still find it odd.

RWNJ’s have short-term memory loss and think everyone else does too, because they keep insisting that the price of gas was $1.89 when it in fact only plummeted to that level when everything else went to shit in 2008.

3 Robur  Wed, Feb 27, 2013 6:55:42am

The crazies on the right claim loudly..Government does not work…and in electing them they prove that indeed when you put a right winger in a political office they truly destroy it and prove their point.

4 Tigger2  Wed, Feb 27, 2013 7:21:06am

They don’t care about the deficit they just want an excuse to try and kill Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid.

5 Aligarr  Thu, Feb 28, 2013 4:47:04am

It goes deeper than that . Rush limbaugh set the TP battle cry , the day after the 2008 election ….I want to see him fail . To hell with evreything else . Since when is hatred rational ?


This page has been archived.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
Concrete Blonde - JoeyMusic video by Concrete Blonde performing Joey (Digitally Remastered).
Tarkloon
17 hours, 11 minutes ago
Views: 115 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 0 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Hippo Campus - Way It Goes (Live at Icehouse for the Current) Hippo Campus perform "Way It Goes" from their forthcoming album 'Landmark', at an album preview concert live at Icehouse in Minneapolis. Tune in to The Local Show, February 19, 2017 to hear the full performance, and watch this space ...
Tarkloon
17 hours, 19 minutes ago
Views: 125 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 1 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Gary Clark Jr - the Healing Live (Official Video) Official Video for Gary Clark Jr's "The Healing (Live)" from the upcoming new live album 'Live/North America 2016' available March 17th. Pre-Order now at wbr.ec Directed by: Diego NavarroExecutive Producer: Devin SarnoArt Director: Diego NavarroAnimation Director: Fernanda Roque2D Animators: ...
Tarkloon
17 hours, 43 minutes ago
Views: 109 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 0 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Grouplove - Hollywood [Genero Official Selection] We partnered with Genero to have their creators make music videos for each song on our new album, Big Mess. This is the official selection for 'Hollywood' created by Jeff Doiron! Big Mess Available Now: smarturl.it Stream: smarturl.it Follow ...
Tarkloon
1 day, 3 hours ago
Views: 142 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 1 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Michael Flynn May Have Committed Felony With Russia Contact The Washington Post reports Michael Flynn may have lied to the FBI about his discussions with Russia about sanctions, but Trump is still focused on attacking the media and leakers. Ari Melber speaks with Naveed Jamali, Jack Rice, and ...
Tarkloon
1 day, 6 hours ago
Views: 280 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 1
Tweets: 2 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Future Islands: Ran Tonight Show Performance Music guest Future Islands performs "Ran" for the Tonight Show audience. Subscribe NOW to The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: bit.ly Watch The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Weeknights 11:35/10:35cGet more Jimmy Fallon: Follow Jimmy: @JimmyFallonLike Jimmy: facebook.com Get ...
Tarkloon
1 day, 7 hours ago
Views: 226 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 2 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Child’s Play: Team Trump Rewrites a Department of Energy Website for Kids In short order, the EIA created “Energy Kids,” which now features energy-themed sudoku and crossword puzzles, colorful pie charts and a know-it-all mascot called Energy Ant. Images of a school bus parked between a coal plant and an oil ...
Tarkloon
1 day, 8 hours ago
Views: 242 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 0 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Scientists Claim Existence of Drowned Pacific Ocean Continent "It's rather frustrating for us geologists with the oceans being there," said Nick Mortimer, a geologist at GNS Science in Dunedin, New Zealand. "If we could pull the plug on the oceans it would be clear to everyone we ...
Tarkloon
1 day, 8 hours ago
Views: 660 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 1 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
California ‘Bombogenesis’, Biggest Storm in Years, Kills Two Hundreds of homes have been evacuated amid fears of mud slides near Los Angeles. More than 250 flights have been disrupted at Los Angeles International Airport, and major roads have closed. The weather has also brought car-swallowing sinkholes and ...
Tarkloon
1 day, 8 hours ago
Views: 647 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 1 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Warren Buffett’s Dealmaking Ketchup Giant Kraft Heinz Heads Abroad in the Age of Donald Trump On Friday morning, Kraft Heinz said it has made an unsolicited takeover offer for Anglo/Dutch consumer products giant Unilever, a surprise move that would yield one of the biggest corporate acquisitions in history at a value of around $143 ...
Tarkloon
1 day, 8 hours ago
Views: 724 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 4 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0