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Fri Jul 20, 2012, 04:40 PM

Where is Rush Limbaugh?

Last edited Fri Jul 20, 2012, 08:58 PM - Edit history (1)

Hope you're happy, you bloviating, pasty-assed, sonovabitch!!
What happened in Colorado is an act of domestic terrorism.
Plain and simple.

Your agenda of spewing hate just caused the worst mass shooting in the history of the United States!!

You can see how this thread was "freeped" by Rush's defenders within just a few hours.

71 real people were shot early this morning in Colorado.
12 of them were killed.

We learned during the Iraq War several years ago that for every causality, that there are at least 9 other people affected by the causality, on average.
That means that 639 people that know the victims are also affected by this mass shooting this morning.
Including the 71 victims, that means that 710 people, at least, will be impacted on a long-term basis by this mass shooting.
710 real people.
710.
That's a pretty big number.

That doesn't include the 100s of FBI agents, 100s of policemen, 100s of ambulance attendants or paramedics that were called to the scene of the shooting.
That also doesn't include the 100s of doctors, nurses, and nursing attendants who were involved with treating the victims of this mass shooting all day today.

710 people.
710 real people.

Not just a few names of anonymous posters on a message board, but real people.

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Response to Major Hogwash (Original post)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 04:44 PM

1. Is that true?

 

Rush Limbaugh was THERE !!!!????

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Response to zzaapp (Reply #1)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 04:47 PM

3. Yes, Rush has been using a dog whistle for several years to his listeners.

Calling for them to be patriots, to rise up, and "take this country back."

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #3)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 05:03 PM

8. Thanks MH, my dog HAS been acting funny lately

 

Saluting, listening to Ted Nugent, etc.

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Response to zzaapp (Reply #1)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 04:47 PM

4. With all due respect, it is clear

what the poster means...why the obnoxious reply?

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Response to Raven (Reply #4)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 04:48 PM

5. Sorry, I misread the post.

 

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Response to Major Hogwash (Original post)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 04:45 PM

2. He's on the phone to his masters, trying to figure out

what to tell weak people to think about this.

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Response to Warpy (Reply #2)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 06:05 PM

56. More than likely Rush is on the phone trying to apologize to Mitt for causing this shooting.

After all, Rush knows that Mitt just loves to borrow his son's gun and shoot varmints every other decade or so.
So, Rush has to appease the misguided idgits of the world that don't realize just how dangerous a Romney presidency would be to the 99%ers.

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Response to Warpy (Reply #2)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 06:35 PM

78. Please. He took a three day weekend. He's in an Oxy induced coma by now. nt

 

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Response to Major Hogwash (Original post)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 04:49 PM

6. This shooting was incredibly horrifying, but worst in US history?

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Response to Initech (Reply #6)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 05:02 PM

7. 12 dead, 71 injured.

You want to argue about it??

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #7)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 05:11 PM

10. VT

32 dead.

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Response to rateyes (Reply #10)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 05:21 PM

13. There weren't 71 people shot and injured at Virginia Tech.

There were 83 people shot in Colorado this morning.
12 died from their wounds.
71 others were injured.
At a movie theatre!

Want to argue about that??

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #13)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 05:32 PM

19. there were 71 people total.

12 dead. 59 injured.

VT had 32 deaths by shooter. Several more injured. 20 more deaths than today. There were more deaths at Killeen, TX. There were more deaths at Luby's shooting in TX in 1991. There were more deaths at Columbine.

Maybe the most injured by gunfire in Aurora, but, imo, the results at these other places were worse in terms of number of deaths.

Thats not to belittlle the horror of this event. But, you started the post with an unsubstantiated claim that Limbaugh caused this. How you gonna feel if the nutball who did this today was a schizophrenic who happened to be a registered Democrat?

If you dont know it to be a fact, dont state it as a fact.

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Response to rateyes (Reply #19)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 05:40 PM

26. It is a fact.

It's unreal that you can't connect the dots between what Rush has been spewing this whole last week and the shooting this morning at a movie theatre that just started showing the Batman movie last night!!!

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #26)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 05:49 PM

32. I can't connect those dots ...

Not yet, at least. Nothing I have read indicates that this shooter was political, listened to rush, or even had a TV or radio.

Remember the back-tracking and "hoping my post hurries up and falls off the page" with respect to rush dog-whistling Loughner in Tucson? I certainly do.

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Response to 1StrongBlackMan (Reply #32)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 05:53 PM

38. I tend to agree with you on this. We should wait for the facts before jumping to conclusions.

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Response to 1StrongBlackMan (Reply #32)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 06:01 PM

49. If you need to be told what to think, you just were!!!

Seriously, you don't think I know how Rush operates?
Are you kidding me??

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #49)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 06:03 PM

51. HAHAHAHAAHA

Your posts keep getting dumber and dumber!
Waiting for facts is being "told what to think?"
Have another bong hit, Cheech!
Your spreading of disinformation reminds me of Rush.
How ironic.

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #49)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 06:51 PM

97. No ...

I don't need to be told what to think; but I DO prefer to have what I think informed by facts. And that, IMHO, prevents me from acting on what I have been told to think.

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #26)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 05:53 PM

36. i sure as hell hope that if i am arrested falsely

that you arent on my jury. What you stated is not a fact. It is a conclusion to which you have jumped and claimed as fact.

And, then even the fact you tried to state about the number of casualties isnt fact.

12 killed. 59 injured. 71 total shot. thats the fact.

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #13)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 05:34 PM

20. VT

is Va Tech.

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Response to rateyes (Reply #20)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 08:18 PM

113. How many people were shot at VT?

71 people were shot at a movie theater in Colorado early this morning.
12 died.

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #113)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 08:21 PM

115. Changing your story so soon?

http://www.democraticunderground.com/1002984894#post13

"There were 83 people shot in Colorado this morning."

Glad you finally admitted you were wrong though...

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Response to zappaman (Reply #115)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 08:26 PM

119. How many people were shot at VT?

That was the question.

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #119)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 08:27 PM

122. Let's hope you aren't doing the math!

"There were 83 people shot in Colorado this morning.
12 died from their wounds.
71 others were injured.
At a movie theatre!

Want to argue about that??"

Sure, don't you want to argue about that anymore?

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #113)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 08:30 PM

126. thought you said 83 were shot today.

geez. make up your mind. 58 were shot at VT, with 33 deaths, making the kill ratio at VT 57% as compared to 17% today. Almost 3 times as many fatalities at VT.

I said upthread that there were more people shot today, but not close to as many deaths.

None of this, however, has any relevance to the main assertion of your OP, being that Limbaugh caused today's killings.

Face it. Your assertion is flat out wrong.

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Response to rateyes (Reply #126)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 08:38 PM

133. 71 people were shot in Colorado this morning and that is more than at VT.

The rest of your crap is just crap.

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #133)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 08:44 PM

140. how many were shot today? 71?

You sure? Sure it wasnt 83?

You sure are living up to your screen name today.

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #7)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 05:12 PM

11. I am in no way shape or form arguing that part.

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #7)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 05:22 PM

14. 59 injured. 71 total casualties.

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Response to rateyes (Reply #14)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 05:28 PM

17. 83 is a larger number than 71.

At least it was when I went to school.
12 dead, 71 injured.

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #17)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 05:32 PM

18. Nice snark but you're wrong

71 shot.
of those 12 are dead.
71 minus 12 leaves 59 injured.
At least it was when I went to school.
HINT:Snark is more effective when you know what the fuck you are talking about.

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Response to zappaman (Reply #18)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 05:36 PM

21. That's not a snarky comment that I made.

It's the truth.

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #21)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 05:40 PM

24. no it is not the truth.

there were 59 injured, 12 killed, for a total of 71 casualties...not 83.

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #21)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 05:40 PM

25. You are wrong.

You might want to read about it.
Here's a link...
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/07/20/james-holmes-aurora-shooting-medical-student_n_1689794.html

Aurora Police Chief Dan Oates, in a briefing with reporters on Friday afternoon, said that 71 people had been shot in total and 12 had been killed during shootings at an area movie theater early Friday morning.

Do you want to keep arguing about the numbers?

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Response to zappaman (Reply #25)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 05:45 PM

27. I am right.

Limbaugh caused this mass shooting -- the WORST mass shooting in the history of the United States in modern times!!!

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #27)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 05:47 PM

30. hogwash

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Response to rateyes (Reply #30)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 05:50 PM

33. Your comments here have been noted.

I'm not deleting the OP.
I want the entire DU community to see your comments defending Rush Limbaugh.

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #33)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 05:52 PM

35. Yes, don't delete

Keep it up so everyone can see how wrong you are.

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #33)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 05:56 PM

40. I dont care if you delete it or not.

Im not defending Limbaugh. Im just not gonna make shit up like you have.

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Response to rateyes (Reply #40)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 05:57 PM

42. Obviously, you do care.

Or you wouldn't be responding to my posts.

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #42)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 05:59 PM

46. If i cared i would delete my own damn posts. Are you really

that thick?

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Response to rateyes (Reply #46)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 06:04 PM

53. That's a rhetorical question, yes? n/t

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Response to zappaman (Reply #53)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 06:10 PM

61. Yep.

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Response to Major Hogwash (Original post)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 05:08 PM

9. Number one: has it been proven that Holmes is a dittohead?

Number two: I agree with you description of Limbaugh.

Number three: While very bad, it wasnt the worst mass shooting in US history.

Finally: Limbaugh does need to STFU, but lets not make claims until they are substantiated.

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Response to rateyes (Reply #9)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 06:10 PM

60. What does it matter?

Why waste a tragedy when it provides an opportunity to blame those we don't like. Mitt Romney, *, Limbaugh and his ilk, Bud Selig, and my neighbor's dog that shits on my lawn are all responsible for this!

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Response to hughee99 (Reply #60)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 06:12 PM

63. Hey, don't blame

my dog.

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Response to rateyes (Reply #9)

Sat Jul 21, 2012, 03:50 PM

183. "Worst Mass Shooting in American History"

That was the headline last night on the news report broadcast here.

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #183)

Sat Jul 21, 2012, 06:59 PM

186. hoopteedoo. What is your evidence that Limbaugh caused it?

nevermind. you have none.

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #183)

Sat Jul 21, 2012, 07:09 PM

187. and with all due respect to your headline writer,

i still equate the deadliest attack with the worst attack. And, not all of the injured in this case were shot..some were injured with gas.

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Response to rateyes (Reply #187)

Sat Jul 21, 2012, 07:14 PM

188. Respect?

You don't know the meaning of the word!!

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Response to Major Hogwash (Original post)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 05:21 PM

12. With any luck, in a cement-filled oil drum.

Somewhere in a swamp.

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Response to Major Hogwash (Original post)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 05:22 PM

15. And you know he is responsible how?

I wasn't aware this mentally ill person was a Limbaugh fan.
Where did you get this information?

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Response to zappaman (Reply #15)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 05:59 PM

45. It makes sense because Limpballs has been ranting about the new Batman movie for DAYS.

He was infuriated because the villain was named "Bane", similar to Willard Romney's "Bain" Capital. I'd be very surprised if there isn't a link.

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Response to Zoeisright (Reply #45)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 06:00 PM

48. So you're just guessing then?


Because you really don't have a clue and just want it to fit your agenda?
Got it.

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Response to zappaman (Reply #48)

Sun Jul 22, 2012, 02:58 PM

203. I'm making an educated guess based on the facts.

I'm also guessing that you don't have a clue and just want things to fit your agenda.

Buh-bye.

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Response to Zoeisright (Reply #45)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 06:41 PM

83. Maybe the shooter just doesn't like Batman movies?

Or maybe an ex was at the theatre with a new love interest? Or maybe an asshole boss that spent the day shittIng on him ?

You're drawing conslusions without evidence ... that's what the other side does. We're supposed to be the smarter, fact-based ones.

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Response to Myrina (Reply #83)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 08:27 PM

121. Or maybe he just wanted to watch the world burn

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Response to Zoeisright (Reply #45)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 06:44 PM

87. These threads/comments are going to be really embarassing

 

if it comes out he's been planning this for weeks or if he explicitly states some other motive.

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Response to 4th law of robotics (Reply #87)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 06:47 PM

93. "going to be"?

this one crossed over when the OP couldn't figure out how many were shot.
still can't apparently...

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Response to zappaman (Reply #93)

Sun Jul 22, 2012, 03:00 PM

204. And now they're saying he was planning this for months

 

oops.

Damn Rush and his time traveling mind control ray!

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Response to 4th law of robotics (Reply #87)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 06:47 PM

94. exactly

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Response to zappaman (Reply #15)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 09:11 PM

155. How do YOU know that Holmes is mentally ill?

All of the other baiting comments aside, this means that you have jumped to the conclusion that Holmes is mentally ill, and yet, not one -- NOT ONE -- shred of evidence has come out supporting that premise.

You made this comment within 40+ minutes of me starting this thread about Limbaugh.
Hmmmmm.


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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #155)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 09:19 PM

157. His behaviour is the big clue

He shot 71 people, to no advantage to himself, with no stated reason, and who were only connected by being at a movie theatre. He had planned this for long enough to have armed himself, obtained body armour, and made or bought some sort of smoke grenade. He also booby-trapped his apartment.

Do you really think that wouldn't be taken as indications of mental illness? Not whether it would affect his criminal culpability, but of a mental disorder.

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Response to muriel_volestrangler (Reply #157)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 09:23 PM

159. Excuse me, I asked zappaman that question, he needs to be the one to answer it.

Since he was making all of these other snide comments about my posts.

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #159)

Sat Jul 21, 2012, 07:56 AM

180. HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!!!!

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #159)

Sat Jul 21, 2012, 02:29 PM

182. well zappaman cant post in this thread since SOMEONE

alerted on a post of his........

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Response to Major Hogwash (Original post)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 05:24 PM

16. Wherever he is he's busy not giving a shit

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Response to lunatica (Reply #16)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 05:38 PM

22. Probably hiding under his desk, curled in to the fetal position.

Wondering if he still has any Oxycontin stashed around the house.

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Response to Major Hogwash (Original post)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 05:38 PM

23. As per info from another thread, he announced yesterday that Marc Steyn would be filling in for him.

 

Blaming this shooting on Limbaugh is, frankly, absurd.

BTW, this wasn't the worst mass shooting in the history of the US. That would be Virginia Tech.

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Response to Johnny Rico (Reply #23)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 05:46 PM

28. People that listen to Rush Limbaugh have to have rocks for brains.

People who defend Rush Limbaugh are no better.

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #28)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 05:52 PM

34. People who make unsupported attacks and refuse to acknowledge errors are worse.

 

Just sayin'...

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Response to Johnny Rico (Reply #34)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 05:56 PM

41. I didn't make any attacks.

That's a fact.
I don't have a radio program, and my messages are not broadcast across the oceans to influence the troops stationed overseas.

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #41)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 05:59 PM

44. Really?

 

Hope you're happy, you bloviating, pasty-assed, sonovabitch!! Your agenda of spewing hate just caused the worst mass shooting in the history of the United States!!

That's a fact.



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Response to Johnny Rico (Reply #44)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 06:00 PM

47. Oh, wah wah wah.

You think those are bad things to say about Limpballs? That's just sad.

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Response to Johnny Rico (Reply #44)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 06:12 PM

62. Yes, really.

I don't broadcast on the radio at all, anywhere.

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #62)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 06:33 PM

77. I don't recall asserting that you did....

 

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Response to Johnny Rico (Reply #77)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 06:41 PM

84. "I don't recall", you sound like Alberto Gonzalez now.

And Mitt Romney.

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #84)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 06:42 PM

86. And you sound like Rush Limbaugh.

Spouting off "facts" that aren't.
Ironic, isn't it?

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Response to zappaman (Reply #86)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 08:31 PM

128. 71 people were shot in Colorado this morning.

Laugh your ass off about that!

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #128)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 08:36 PM

132. I thought it was 83?

According to DU's resident mathematician.
The laughter is over your epic fail of a thread, but please, by all means keep kicking it!

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #84)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 06:44 PM

90. When did Johnny say that you had a radio program?

He said you made an attack on Limbaugh, and quoted the attack you made. You just keep digging yourself in a deeper hole.

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Response to Johnny Rico (Reply #77)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 06:42 PM

85. You didnt assert that he had a radio program. You stated

a fact that he made an unsubstantiated attack.

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #28)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 06:40 PM

81. As one who posted

that Steyn would be subbing....I was NOT listening to Rush. I like the drive home show because it is local talk. A commercial for Rush's show came on during the break.

edited for typo.

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #28)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 08:03 PM

112. How is it defending Rush Limbaugh to state that we do not know why

this tragedy happened yet? The truth is we do not know.

Defending the truth is what people are trying to do.

Right now, the focus should be on the victims, not on trying to gain some political advantage from their suffering.

Sometimes I hate politics for this reason. It seems to make people immune to real suffering in the world and cause them to look for an advantage for their team in everything that happens up to and including horrible tragedies like this.

When I was not interested in politics, I simply reacted to events for what they were.

Sometimes I wish I could go back to that place.

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Response to sabrina 1 (Reply #112)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 08:24 PM

117. The gunman was from San Diego, California, a hotbed of racist rightwingers and rednecks.

You could have ignored this thread, Sabrina.

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #117)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 08:25 PM

118. "San Diego, California, a hotbed of racist rightwingers and rednecks"

Says who?
Oh...right....the guy who knows it all...except how to add.

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Response to zappaman (Reply #118)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 08:39 PM

135. Its just getting fucking idiotic isnt it?

Cheesus on a Cracker!

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #28)

Sat Jul 21, 2012, 12:42 AM

178. Yes..

 

I can see how an informed opposition voice would frighten you..that's why most of your agenda is pushed in high schools and colleges...easier to manipulate the young sculls full of mush

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Response to Redwhiteneverblue (Reply #178)

Sat Jul 21, 2012, 08:00 AM

181. What is a

scull? Is that the bone that contains the "Brian?"

Referring to Limbaugh as informed is a stretch. Stating that a liberal agenda is taught in public schools is just downright stupid.

Sounds like your SKULL is full of mush. And, don't try the "it was a typo" defense. The letter "c" is not even close to the letter "k" on the keyboard. Perhaps you could benefit a little more from a good public school education.

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Response to Major Hogwash (Original post)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 05:47 PM

29. I wouldn't go this far.

Rush is obnoxious, to be sure, but as far as I've seen, there's no evidence that he influenced this particular shooter at all. We're always looking for someone to blame when something like this happens, but in this case, i think it was just an instance of someone losing their grip on reality and going quite insane.

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Response to Blue_In_AK (Reply #29)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 05:53 PM

37. If you had watched Lawrence O'Donnell's program at all this week, you'd know that I'm right.

It's not the fact that Rush is obnoxious that I object to, it's his "call to arms" to his misguided listeners that I detest.
I want him off of the radio, period!

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #37)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 06:03 PM

50. i watched him all last week. and, i still call bullshit

on your bullshit post. Bet you O'Donnell doesnt blame Limbaugh on tonite's show.

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Response to rateyes (Reply #50)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 06:13 PM

64. So who cares what you think?

I certainly don't.

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #64)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 06:16 PM

65. to quote you:

Obviously, you care or you wouldn't be replying to my posts.

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Response to rateyes (Reply #65)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 06:19 PM

66. LOL!

It brings to mind the phrase..."hoist with his own petard".

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Response to zappaman (Reply #66)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 06:22 PM

67. its too easy sometimes.

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Response to rateyes (Reply #65)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 06:24 PM

68. You care about defending Rush Limbaugh. You've been more than obvious about that.

That's the point.

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #68)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 06:26 PM

70. Actually he hasn't done that at all.

But keep spreading bullshit.
It reminds me of a certain rotound, cigar smoking, right wing radio host!

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #68)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 06:29 PM

74. Not defending Limbaugh. Just not

defending your bullshit.

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Response to Major Hogwash (Reply #37)

Fri Jul 20, 2012, 06:24 PM

69. I don't disagree with you as far as wanting him off the air,

and I have been watching Lawrence O'Donnell; I merely disagree with you on a causal relationship between Rush's spewings and this particular gunman.

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