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Fri Feb 24, 2012, 04:48 PM

President of Ireland Michael D. Higgins goes off on tea-bagger...



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Reply President of Ireland Michael D. Higgins goes off on tea-bagger... (Original post)
Drunken Irishman Feb 2012 OP
Esra Star Feb 2012 #1
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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Fri Feb 24, 2012, 05:05 PM

1. Where? When? Who? Why?....nt

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Response to Esra Star (Reply #1)

Fri Feb 24, 2012, 05:17 PM

3. George Hook interviews Michael D Higgins T.D. and talk show host Michael Graham

December 2010

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Response to Brother Buzz (Reply #3)

Fri Feb 24, 2012, 09:17 PM

8. Thanks for that

So it is on an Irish talk show.
It is one year before he became president.
Once he got going he just had to say it all.
Good on him.
Cheers

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Response to Brother Buzz (Reply #3)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 10:12 PM

79. Is it the Michael Graham from the Boston Herald/WTKK 96.9?

wow, i wonder why the irish president would be on a local Boston area talk show in the first place?

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Response to alp227 (Reply #79)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 10:35 PM

80. Yes and no. Wish I could find more of the backstory

and I may have been wrong about the details of my post:

Since 2005, Graham airs a weekly guest slot on the Monday edition of George Hook's drivetime show, The Right Hook on Ireland's Newstalk. Speaking from right-wing, US perspective, many of Graham's views are often controversial to the European audience, and so his weekly slot has proved popular with the show's regular listeners. In August 2009, Graham travelled to Dublin to present the show for three days while regular host George Hook was away.

Now I'm thinking Graham was subbing for Hook for a broadcast intended for Irish consumption, when Graham walked right into Higgins' punch .

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Response to Brother Buzz (Reply #3)

Mon Feb 27, 2012, 12:39 PM

100. Michael Graham, huh? I wondered who that fecking eejit was.

I've heard him on George Hook's radio show a couple of times, and been completely ashamed that he's an American spewing that bile over here. Hook is a conservative, but an Irish conservative is like a centrist Democrat in the US. I can listen to him without losing my lunch.

I love Michael D. It's early days, but I think he's going to be a good President for this country.

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Fri Feb 24, 2012, 05:15 PM

2. The wanker is tea party organizer and talk show host Michael Graham

That was a grand!

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Fri Feb 24, 2012, 05:59 PM

4. A tribute to the extemporaneous expression of truth.

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Fri Feb 24, 2012, 06:23 PM

5. This righteous rant made my day!!!

Wooohooo!! President Higgins definitely has the gift of gab and put this teabagger in his place!!!



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Response to felix_numinous (Reply #5)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 04:18 PM

63. I wish we had more people like him in Congress!

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Fri Feb 24, 2012, 06:47 PM

6. Yes! Yes ! Yes!

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Fri Feb 24, 2012, 07:01 PM

7. Wow. a 5 star rant!!!

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Fri Feb 24, 2012, 09:32 PM

9. Would

that more of our politicians would respond thusly to the fear-mongers and hate-mongers infesting our media, our politics and our global economy.

(I love that the other guy couldn't get a word in edgewise...)

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Fri Feb 24, 2012, 09:34 PM

10. SO perfect. A wanker whipping up fear. INDEED! Thank you. This made my evening. n/t

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Fri Feb 24, 2012, 09:43 PM

11. I love a man who calls a spade a spade.

I wish we had such people in our political system.

Just wondering what the context of this was. It sounds like he had a run in with the "you're an anti-semite if you disagree with anything Israel does or wants" brigade; the ones who are rendering the term "anti-semitism" meaningless.

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Response to Crunchy Frog (Reply #11)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 03:11 PM

56. You Would Never See Them On the Tee Vee If We Did. Never.

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Fri Feb 24, 2012, 09:51 PM

12. An intellectual vs. a reactionary...nice job dismantling the tebagger!

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Fri Feb 24, 2012, 10:14 PM

13. reminds me of Bush interview on Irish TV

was initially banned in the US. Bush defensive and bizarre.

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Response to riverwalker (Reply #13)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 04:05 AM

21. Bush in retrospect, as in real time, was either dillusional or insanely deceptive. Sickening.

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Response to The Wielding Truth (Reply #21)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 10:38 AM

38. that description obsolves him from his guilt

Bush is very guilty of what he did. He did what others told him and didn't question it.

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Response to The Wielding Truth (Reply #21)

Sun Feb 26, 2012, 08:39 PM

98. More delusional than anything I think. nt

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Response to riverwalker (Reply #13)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 10:15 AM

34. i can't believe i made it almost three minutes in.

the lies, the lies.

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Response to barbtries (Reply #34)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 01:23 PM

47. you win!

I made it to 2:27 ...

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Response to CountAllVotes (Reply #47)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 02:16 PM

55. 1:23 for me!

 

I'm getting flashbacks.

ugh. I need something for that, maybe a beer.

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Response to Whisp (Reply #55)

Sun Feb 26, 2012, 05:58 PM

96. 2:03 for me.

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Response to riverwalker (Reply #13)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 10:45 AM

39. I get so angry

That fuckmouth was so sheltered and sugar-coated by our mainstream media. He was an evil, retarded , never-healed substance abuser psychotic that caused serious, serious damage to the whole world. Republicanism is cancerous.

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Response to riverwalker (Reply #13)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 03:23 PM

57. GW Bush

a loyal servant of SATAN !

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Response to riverwalker (Reply #13)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 08:42 PM

77. Holy sheepshit.

I'd forgotten what an ignorant douche-nozzle this guy is.

"...your neighbor, Great Britain...."

No geography classes at Harvard?

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Response to Doc Holliday (Reply #77)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 08:45 PM

78. This guy

could give Rush Limbaugh elocution lessons. I love the way he just bulldozed along, never letting the other guy butt in.

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Response to riverwalker (Reply #13)

Sun Feb 26, 2012, 08:39 PM

97. I fantasize that the interviewer

would have stood up, walked toward him and demanded the truth.
I would love love to see the fool reel back in his chair and beg forgiveness, then tell the truth.

Ah, what dreams are made of.

BTW, i got 3 minutes in, couldn't take it after.

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Response to riverwalker (Reply #13)

Mon Feb 27, 2012, 05:02 PM

103. A real criminal genius, his stupidity was his cover act.

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Fri Feb 24, 2012, 10:18 PM

14. "A wanker whipping up fear." That was great!

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Fri Feb 24, 2012, 10:28 PM

15. Wow, thank you Mr. President.....well done.

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Fri Feb 24, 2012, 11:57 PM

16. May the Gods Love an Irishman

when he gets his dander up!!!

Payday, I need to go down to the local pub (we do have one, really) and toast a dram of Jameson in this man's honor.

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Response to Heathen57 (Reply #16)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 04:44 PM

66. I was going to say. That's what we used to call an "Irish temper."

Sorry for the ethnic stereotyping, but since I have one, I think I am entitled to admit that it exists -- most definitely. An Irish temper -- and a sense of justice, what a great combination.

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 12:29 AM

17. Just Friggin Awesome!

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 01:55 AM

18. Pres Higgins should be giving lessons to some of our elected Democrats.

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 03:45 AM

19. Any chance we can have this guy give the keynote speech in Charlotte?

n/t.

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Response to Ken Burch (Reply #19)

Sun Feb 26, 2012, 03:25 AM

82. YES PLEASE! n/t

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 03:51 AM

20. My sentiments, exactly. Wish I could say it as well!



We have gained a great deal of respect around the world by just having the quality of a man like Barack as our President.
He must remain for another term.

We all must fight as hard to keep him and diminish repressive Republican ignorance.

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 04:35 AM

22. A wanker whipping up fear! Well said, Michael Higgins! nt

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 05:47 AM

23. thank you, thank you,,,that truly made my day









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Response to Douglas Carpenter (Reply #23)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 10:56 AM

40. I second your response - it's perfect. nt

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 05:59 AM

24. Ow. And wow!

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 06:44 AM

25. an excellent way to start that day!! Thanks for posting!!

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 07:10 AM

26. My childrens' mother is of Filipino descent;

And as a Black Irish descent myself, I try to REMIND them, at every occasion, of these proud heritages.

Funny thing is, of my 4 grandparents, 3 are blond hair/blue eyed. Of my 4 siblings, the genotypes run according to Mendel's predictions (2 blond/blue and 2 brown/brown). This leaves me with the genotype brown/brown and blond/blue.

The mother of my son's son has a daughter who is blond/blue. Funny thing is, she is of Mexican descent. So my skin coloring is pretty dark, at least for a 3/4 light skinned German married a Filipino woman who's skin coloring is darker than Obama's. All my childrens' skin coloring is a bit lighter than Obama's. My son has a son with a woman of Mexican descent and has skin color about that of Obama.

Now here is the real funny part; each of the children who they have has a 1/4 chance of being blond/blue ALL with skin coloring about the color of Obama. I have told my son this and his reaction is, 'yeah, right dad.

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 08:05 AM

27. Holy Saint Joseph. Can we get him to come back? We need him more than they do....... n/t

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 08:34 AM

28. Glad to see that there are politicians left who do not suffer fools gladly!

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 09:14 AM

29. this is a must listen : )

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 10:00 AM

30. This is what happens

when the "wankers" don't control the volume knob. When the victim is a radio rant wanker, the irony is sublime.

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 10:07 AM

31. THANK YOU!!!

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 10:10 AM

32. beautiful.

i don't know who he is or even who he was talking to but he said a lot.

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Response to barbtries (Reply #32)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 10:12 AM

33. He was talking to a..

TEABAGGER

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Response to butterfly77 (Reply #33)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 10:17 AM

35. 'nough said.

wonder if he changed the dude's mind about anything. at least he shut him up for that much time.

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 10:27 AM

36. Now THAT'S what I call "FIGHTING IRISH!"

This guy could out-talk a Fox "News" interrupting interviewer (or what passes for interviewers on Fox).

I hope he gets a LOT of airplay between now and the election. I'd love to see a righteous Irish Catholic
publicly put Santorum and Gingrich back into the holes they crawled from.

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 10:31 AM

37. Wow! I love this!

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 11:01 AM

41. It's sad that most Americans won't hear this.

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 11:51 AM

42. re: President of Ireland Michael D. Higgins goes off on tea-bagger...

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 11:58 AM

43. tea party ignorance

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 12:44 PM

44. Leave it to a fine Irishman like Pres. Higgins

To speak the truth!

More power to you sir!


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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 12:47 PM

45. Let's get this out there - I posted it on my Facebook page. n/t

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 01:00 PM

46. Tea baggers = Wankers whipping up fear

yeah, I like it.

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 01:23 PM

48. Two things come to mind:

1. This is the most beautiful and entertaining rant I've ever heard. His lovely Irish lilt elevates it to pure poetry.
2. I don't ever want to make him mad.

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Response to Bette Noir (Reply #48)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 02:03 PM

51. I 2nd that emotion.

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Response to Bette Noir (Reply #48)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 07:59 PM

74. You are correct -

 

Michael D. Higgins is a real joy to listen to. Too bad he can't be our President.

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 01:56 PM

49. Brilliant, absolutely brilliant

What a fantastic man. I had feared his sort were all gone. There though, is the fire that should be present in the heart of every American democrat - especially in our elected officials. Bravo, President Higgins, bravo - and thank you.

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 02:01 PM

50. WOW!!!!!!

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 02:04 PM

52. Whoa! We need a few Democrats in Congress with his ability to argue the point!

I love it! I'd like to hear the "wanker's" reply!

Off to Facebook with this!

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Response to Frustratedlady (Reply #52)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 05:19 PM

71. That's the best thing about it! He doesn't just go nuts; he's SMART!!! nt

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 02:05 PM

53. Fantastic!!!

THIS is how I wish Democratic reps would sound off.

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Response to LiberalLovinLug (Reply #53)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 03:37 PM

58. +1

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 02:08 PM

54. OH SHIT!!!

That's how it's done!

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 03:50 PM

59. 'Keep drinking Guiness and keep ranting away"

Priceless

He did not let the tea bagger get a word in edgewise.

What a lesson for us all.



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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 03:52 PM

60. " Keep drinking Guiness and ranting away'

Priceless

He did not let the tea bagger get a word in edgewise.

What a lesson for us all.



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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 04:03 PM

61. KICK and R

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 04:11 PM

62. I love this man

Bookmarking for inspiration

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 04:23 PM

64. i habby

 

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 04:28 PM

65. So awesome. nt

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 04:46 PM

67. Yes! K AND R!!!

whoohoo! reminds of when joe macarthy got told off! bravo!

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 05:05 PM

68. Just wrote to the Irish president's office thanking him

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 05:09 PM

69. BEAUTIFUL!!!

This is a keeper!


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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 05:16 PM

70. Whew!! OMG! "I need a cigarette!" that IS as good as it gets!!

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 05:55 PM

72. Out standing! nt

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 06:05 PM

73. Aside from the sheer beauty of the rant itself, the next most beautiful thing is that we were

protected from hearing any diatribe from the teabagger, except for a few grunts here and there.

Anyone who thought they could enter into a battle of words with President Higgins and come out of it unscathed had not done their homework.

The man is a word warrior and champion when it comes to battles like this, both because of his command of the language, but also because of his vast knowledge, experience, education and passion for social justice not to mention his literary prowess. He can spot a phony from miles away and I have a feeling he thoroughly enjoyed himself.

Someone should have warned the poor teabagger.

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 07:59 PM

75. This is wonderful!

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 08:32 PM

76. yooo hooooooo!

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Feb 25, 2012, 11:33 PM

81. Whoooo!

nt

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sun Feb 26, 2012, 06:56 AM

83. Yo, Ireland...

Can we borrow this guy so that we may clone a few hundred copies and put them in Congress?

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sun Feb 26, 2012, 07:30 AM

84. K&R. n/t

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sun Feb 26, 2012, 08:49 AM

85. When you've got an Irish person on a roll, look out!

And as one who comes from a huge, brawling Irish family, I know what I am talking about! The dinner table wasn't for the feint of heart! This was awesome! Like old home week!

Julie

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Response to JNelson6563 (Reply #85)

Sun Feb 26, 2012, 10:43 AM

88. forsure

Loved it. It's a shame. The turncoats, hannity, o'reilly, coulter et all. Should have been
on the receiving end of that rant from a true Irishman.

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sun Feb 26, 2012, 09:27 AM

86. I looked for the whole interview on YouTube...

...and only found a snippet. What's the best source for this segment?

Many thanks for posting.

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sun Feb 26, 2012, 09:48 AM

87. We need more like this guy. Don't let the "Wankers" get in a word slanty even.

Roll the fuck over them. Our side is way too polite most days.

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sun Feb 26, 2012, 11:31 AM

89. Hahahahaha!!! K&R

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sun Feb 26, 2012, 02:27 PM

90. Standing and Applauding!

Thank you, President Michael D. Higgins.
Very well put!

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sun Feb 26, 2012, 02:49 PM

91. I'm going to raise my glass & down a green brew ti Pres Higgins on Patty's day for sure!!! n/t ;-D

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sun Feb 26, 2012, 03:04 PM

92. love it

 

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sun Feb 26, 2012, 03:35 PM

93. 9,000 Views by _________pm?

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sun Feb 26, 2012, 04:28 PM

94. Bravo Mr. Higgins

 

From one of your brethren in the fair US.

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sun Feb 26, 2012, 09:11 PM

99. Right on! Don't let the wankers grind you down!

Nil wankardo carborundum!

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Mon Feb 27, 2012, 01:35 PM

101. I can't tell you how many people have E-mailed me back to tell me how much they loved this

So post this on your Facebook and send it to everyone on your E-mail list. In fact - post it everywhere.

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Mon Feb 27, 2012, 01:50 PM

102. Oh that was brilliant!

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Mon Feb 27, 2012, 06:14 PM

104. Graham - Ignorant, Rude. Deserved Dressdown from Irish Prez.

Michael Graham hosts a local Boston Talk Show on 96.9 WTTK every weekday, the same station that fired Racist Jay Severin twice. Other than Graham the station is respectable and hosts are respectful. (Michael Smerconish, Jim and Margery are two examples of the better shows on the station.) But I digress.... Graham is a Tparty incompoop. He can never be wrong and disagreeing callers are abused. He takes the most simplistic views amd exaggerates every issue to the point of idiocy. Ive spoken to Graham in person, a very disagreeable experience due to his objection/ aversion to facts. One of Graham's most memorable calls was in 2008 when he famously said "there is no foreclosure problem in the country. And there wont be. There are ONLY 2 million foreclosures in the housing market now." As if 2 million families Were of no importance. Well, we all know what happened in the next few years. Graham proved he was ignorant then and still is.

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Tue Feb 28, 2012, 12:28 AM

105. That's called, "Telling it like it is".

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Thu Mar 1, 2012, 05:31 AM

106. Blarney Stone kisser

Way, way too good and about bloody time, too!

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Fri Mar 2, 2012, 11:15 AM

107. I'm so proud.

Michael D. Higgins was one of my lecturers in University College, Galway and I'm soooooo proud of what he's just said. I've just come back from The U.S.A. ( I love it ) but I really want some of The President's supporters to start fighting back. I watched the GOP Primaries and was sickened by the venality, stupidity and dishonesty of the candidates. Gingritch saying that he was going to found a colony on the moon which could apply for Statehood.....he doesn't know how to find jobs for people on Earth; Romney, who in one interview didn't know how much money he had and who said in one interview that he like one State because .....ALL THE TREES WERE JUST THE RIGHT HEIGHT; as for the other idiot, Santorum, does he know that fire has been invented and that the earth is not flat ? Go Michael, tell it as it is !

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Fri Mar 2, 2012, 07:51 PM

108. The teabagger is the Jackass Micheal Graham

Micheal Graham is a talk show host in the Boston area on TKK 96.9 fm is a major fear monger jackass in political talk.

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Sat Mar 3, 2012, 11:27 AM

109. last week this video had only about 1,500 views on youtube - now it has 101,869 views on youtube

keep sending this to everyone and posting it everywhere...





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Response to Douglas Carpenter (Reply #109)

Sun Mar 4, 2012, 12:24 PM

110. now at 121,910 views - an increase of more than 20,000 in 24 hours - keep it going viral

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Thu Aug 23, 2012, 12:04 AM

111. That was AWESOME!!!

I love this man! If only, IF ONLY we had a few like him.

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Original post)

Thu Aug 23, 2012, 12:59 AM

112. This was fucking awesome!

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