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Wed Aug 1, 2012, 06:45 PM

Tampa officials ban puppets in republican convention event zone

http://tampa.cbslocal.com/2012/07/31/tampa-officials-ban-puppets-in-republican-convention-event-zone/

It's copyrighted so I just posted the link.

Guns ok, but no puppets.

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Reply Tampa officials ban puppets in republican convention event zone (Original post)
GreatCaesarsGhost Aug 2012 OP
coalition_unwilling Aug 2012 #1
arbusto_baboso Aug 2012 #2
Posteritatis Aug 2012 #3
GreatCaesarsGhost Aug 2012 #6
berni_mccoy Aug 2012 #16
berni_mccoy Aug 2012 #15
freshwest Aug 2012 #18
mercuryblues Aug 2012 #4
cali Aug 2012 #5
dballance Aug 2012 #7
hedgehog Aug 2012 #8
HooptieWagon Aug 2012 #9
surrealAmerican Aug 2012 #10
tomm2thumbs Aug 2012 #11
alphafemale Aug 2012 #12
R. Daneel Olivaw Aug 2012 #13
hollysmom Aug 2012 #14
IDemo Aug 2012 #17

Response to GreatCaesarsGhost (Original post)

Wed Aug 1, 2012, 06:48 PM

1. Thought this had to be satire. Um, no! - n/t

 

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Response to GreatCaesarsGhost (Original post)

Wed Aug 1, 2012, 06:50 PM

2. So, Romney won't be able to attend his own nomination?

Tragic. Just tragic.

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Response to arbusto_baboso (Reply #2)

Wed Aug 1, 2012, 06:51 PM

3. Zing! (nt)

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Response to arbusto_baboso (Reply #2)

Wed Aug 1, 2012, 06:54 PM

6. The police are afraid of fecal matter in the puppet's head!

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Response to GreatCaesarsGhost (Reply #6)

Thu Aug 2, 2012, 02:53 PM

16. And so the term shithead was born...

LOL

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Response to arbusto_baboso (Reply #2)

Thu Aug 2, 2012, 02:52 PM

15. LMFAO!

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Response to arbusto_baboso (Reply #2)

Thu Aug 2, 2012, 08:25 PM

18. Got it right the first time!

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Response to GreatCaesarsGhost (Original post)

Wed Aug 1, 2012, 06:54 PM

4. So that's how

the paulites intend to keep rMoney from being nominated.

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Response to GreatCaesarsGhost (Original post)

Wed Aug 1, 2012, 06:54 PM

5. No Bread & Puppet protests

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Response to GreatCaesarsGhost (Original post)

Wed Aug 1, 2012, 06:54 PM

7. Actually that rules out most all GOP pols. from attending

Since they are all puppets of their corporate masters.

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Response to GreatCaesarsGhost (Original post)

Wed Aug 1, 2012, 06:55 PM

8. Most right wingers are terrified of giant puppets, so it's a sanitation issue.

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Response to GreatCaesarsGhost (Original post)

Wed Aug 1, 2012, 06:56 PM

9. Claim your puppet is a holster for your concealed weapon...

that will make their head spin.

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Response to GreatCaesarsGhost (Original post)

Wed Aug 1, 2012, 06:58 PM

10. I had thought it was to prevent people ...

... from burning effegies, but apparently ...
Their components are not allowed inside the event zone,” Andrea Davis, spokesperson for the Tampa Police Department, told the Tampa Bay Times. “Also their heads have been used to hide weapons and other matter, fecal matter.



...yes, they're afraid people will fill the puppets with feces!

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Response to surrealAmerican (Reply #10)

Wed Aug 1, 2012, 07:03 PM

11. '...their heads have been used to hide weapons and other matter, fecal matter.'


They FINALLY understand how the Republicans' heads work!!!!!!!!!!

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Response to GreatCaesarsGhost (Original post)

Wed Aug 1, 2012, 07:03 PM

12. Well puppets are fun and creative and expressive.

No wonder Republicans hate them.

Don't worry. Kermit hates them right back.

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Response to GreatCaesarsGhost (Original post)

Wed Aug 1, 2012, 07:50 PM

13. How about guns in the shape of puppets or vice versa?

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Response to GreatCaesarsGhost (Original post)

Thu Aug 2, 2012, 02:48 PM

14. wait, if they ban string, masks an sticks,m why does it ban muppets

they are just like big gloves? How about a sock puppet? Oh wait they will be there in droves already.

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Response to GreatCaesarsGhost (Original post)

Thu Aug 2, 2012, 02:54 PM

17. They can have my Kermit when they pry him from my damp, sweaty hand!

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