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Judi Lynn Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-14-11 02:45 PM
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13. Gov. to critics of MLK no-shows: 'Kiss my butt'
Source: Associated Press

Gov. to critics of MLK no-shows: 'Kiss my butt'
By CLARKE CANFIELD
The Associated Press
Friday, January 14, 2011; 1:50 PM

PORTLAND, Maine -- Maine's governor is telling critics to "kiss my butt" over his decision not to attend the state NAACP's annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebrations this weekend.

Gov. Paul LePage declined invitations to attend a dinner in Portland on Sunday night and a breakfast in Orono on Monday because of prior commitments.

The NAACP's state director said the group felt it was being neglected by the new governor, a Republican elected in November with tea party support.

When asked by a reporter Friday to respond, LePage said: "Tell them to kiss my butt."




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  -LePage on NAACP: Tell them to kiss my butt NWHarkness  Jan-14-11 12:43 PM   #0 
  - Tea Party racism is in bloom.  Crowman1979   Jan-14-11 12:52 PM   #1 
  - Racism?  Flora   Jan-14-11 01:27 PM   #5 
  - Not racism?  NWHarkness   Jan-14-11 02:10 PM   #7 
  - Lepage lied about his black son.  mungomunro   Jan-14-11 09:16 PM   #34 
  - Not from the South, are you?  mbperrin   Jan-14-11 02:13 PM   #9 
     - Now who is being a bigot?  Flora   Jan-14-11 02:30 PM   #12 
        - I am from the South.  NOLALady   Jan-14-11 02:50 PM   #31 
        - Precisely. When you've been swimming in it your entire life, it's  mbperrin   Jan-14-11 09:59 PM   #35 
        - This native son of Texas sees it as racist.  martymar64   Jan-14-11 11:23 PM   #37 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-14-11 11:06 PM   #36 
  - I think Maine is the whitest state in the union.  virgogal   Jan-14-11 12:53 PM   #2 
  - We may be the whitest, but  SacoMaine61   Jan-14-11 01:51 PM   #6 
  - Relevance? n/t  NWHarkness   Jan-14-11 02:11 PM   #8 
     - Relevance? None. Just an observation.  virgogal   Jan-14-11 02:18 PM   #11 
  - This assclown is going to learn the hard way.  TheCowsCameHome   Jan-14-11 12:55 PM   #3 
  - Same as always for repigs  bongbong   Jan-14-11 12:57 PM   #4 
  - What I have noticed with all these guys is they think they are tough guys  wilt the stilt   Jan-14-11 02:14 PM   #10 
  - I would hope Barkley  NOLALady   Jan-14-11 02:47 PM   #30 
  - Gov. to critics of MLK no-shows: 'Kiss my butt'  Judi Lynn   Jan-14-11 02:45 PM   #13 
  - Classy guy. Not.  Happyhippychick   Jan-14-11 02:45 PM   #14 
  - He's all butt.  TheCowsCameHome   Jan-14-11 02:45 PM   #15 
  - Chris Christie's father?  montanacowboy   Jan-14-11 02:45 PM   #16 
  - Yep, that sounds like something he would say.  eShirl   Jan-14-11 02:45 PM   #17 
  - This guy is going to be embarrassing Maine for the next four years.  bluedigger   Jan-14-11 02:45 PM   #18 
  - What a jerk  Auggie   Jan-14-11 02:45 PM   #19 
  - What ever happened to decorum?  deminks   Jan-14-11 02:45 PM   #20 
  - That's reserved for non-banana republics, I think. nt  valerief   Jan-14-11 02:45 PM   #24 
  - It's still hard to believe that the voters in Maine elected him.  freshwest   Jan-14-11 02:45 PM   #21 
  - Half of Maine wants, deep down inside, to be New Hampshire. n/t  Davis_X_Machina   Jan-14-11 02:45 PM   #22 
  - LePage is uncouth at best, scary at worst  druidqueen   Jan-14-11 02:45 PM   #26 
     - Nothing new. I had a rock put through the back window of my minivan....  Davis_X_Machina   Jan-14-11 02:45 PM   #28 
  - Yea. It's the Il Douche thing.  sulphurdunn   Jan-14-11 02:45 PM   #25 
  - GOP vision for the future of the USA.  freshwest   Jan-14-11 03:05 PM   #32 
  - A three way race -- that's why he won.  Gormy Cuss   Jan-14-11 08:08 PM   #33 
  - Le Page out of Le Tea Party. nt  valerief   Jan-14-11 02:45 PM   #23 
  - He was thinking...  Dappleganger   Jan-14-11 02:45 PM   #27 
  - Classless....  husky92   Jan-14-11 02:45 PM   #29 
  - Isn't bringing his son into the conversation...  CoffinEd   Jan-15-11 09:59 AM   #38 
 

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