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40. Bono, U2 in Fund-Raiser for Senator Rick Santorum--Newsmax
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  -U2's Bono to do a fundraiser for Rick Santorum? Lex  Oct-10-05 02:11 PM   #0 
  - huh???  NVMojo   Oct-10-05 02:12 PM   #1 
  - That's what I thought too. nt  Lex   Oct-10-05 02:13 PM   #2 
     - A scam partially intended to turn progressives against U2  johnfunk   Oct-10-05 03:46 PM   #39 
  - Oh, this better not be true. Can't Bono smell the stench of (P)ricky?  BurgherHoldtheLies   Oct-10-05 02:14 PM   #3 
  - No kidding.  Lex   Oct-10-05 02:15 PM   #4 
  - This is a regularly scheduled U2 concert.  eyesroll   Oct-10-05 02:16 PM   #5 
  - If I were Bono I'd send a cease and desist letter if they are doing  Lex   Oct-10-05 02:19 PM   #7 
  - Yeah, that's the case. They just sold the box. Nothing to do with Santorum  ComerPerro   Oct-10-05 02:59 PM   #29 
  - Well there does seem to be something about Rick's chief of staff  LittleClarkie   Oct-10-05 05:25 PM   #57 
  - Bono lives in NY. He has to know about Santorum. If he doesn't  samdogmom   Oct-10-05 02:18 PM   #6 
  - If they ARE actually teaming up, well, then,  atommom   Oct-10-05 02:19 PM   #8 
  - The Governator did the same thing with the Rolling Stones show at Fenway  newscott   Oct-10-05 02:20 PM   #9 
  - yeah only Gropenator couldn't sell  mitchtv   Oct-10-05 02:25 PM   #14 
  - Yeah, the gropenator was also at the Angels - Yankees game last week.  EOO   Oct-10-05 03:13 PM   #34 
  - It it raising money to get him a soul?  zbdent   Oct-10-05 02:20 PM   #10 
  - Since I already hate U2, this is delicious.....  RandomKoolzip   Oct-10-05 02:21 PM   #11 
  - You sound like my SO who said,  Lex   Oct-10-05 02:24 PM   #13 
  - Could not get link to work, but think it is about AFRICA  MADem   Oct-10-05 02:23 PM   #12 
  - Hard to believe Bono would want to raise funds for Santorum's reelection  Lex   Oct-10-05 02:29 PM   #18 
  - People need to learn about the rightwing tricks and  SoCalDem   Oct-10-05 02:31 PM   #20 
  - Does Bono know that he's doing a fundraiser for Insanetorum?  Maddy McCall   Oct-10-05 02:35 PM   #21 
     - But I think if they are advertising it as Bono giving his seal of approval  Lex   Oct-10-05 02:38 PM   #22 
     - It's "NewsMax" that's advertising it.  Zen Democrat   Oct-10-05 11:24 PM   #66 
        - It sounds like it's the Wolfingtons who are publicly saying that  Lex   Oct-10-05 11:33 PM   #68 
     - Someone will surely tell him.. I hope he says something  SoCalDem   Oct-10-05 02:45 PM   #23 
  - google does not bring up Newsmax article  klebean   Oct-10-05 02:47 PM   #24 
     - The link to the article is working and I'm getting sick here about it.  OmmmSweetOmmm   Oct-10-05 03:03 PM   #31 
        - It might be that the repukes are lying and Bono  Lex   Oct-10-05 03:43 PM   #38 
  - I doubt this...  Oreo   Oct-10-05 02:27 PM   #15 
  - They would never do a fundraiser for him.  tjdee   Oct-10-05 02:27 PM   #16 
  - Bart  bmbmd   Oct-10-05 02:27 PM   #17 
  - Please don't tell me I have to burn all of my U2 CDs!!!!!  in_cog_ni_to   Oct-10-05 02:30 PM   #19 
  - If true, I will be...  Ioo   Oct-10-05 02:50 PM   #25 
     - I'm hoping it's just another case of Repuke Lying.  Lex   Oct-10-05 02:53 PM   #27 
        - Well, an apperance by Santorum at a U2 concert...  EOO   Oct-10-05 03:16 PM   #35 
  - Well, Bono was hanging out with Jesse Helms, so should we be surprised?  gauguin57   Oct-10-05 02:52 PM   #26 
  - read 'em and weep (sorta)  mzteris   Oct-10-05 02:58 PM   #28 
  - This is clearly bullshit.  tasteblind   Oct-10-05 03:00 PM   #30 
  - the wolfingtons  onenote   Oct-10-05 03:03 PM   #32 
  - U2 is giving a couple of shows at Wachovia Center.  Bridget Burke   Oct-10-05 03:09 PM   #33 
  - Bono would not raise money for any politician. It sounds like someone  BlueStateGirl   Oct-10-05 03:18 PM   #36 
  - I want confirmation from a mainstream source.  AX10   Oct-10-05 03:43 PM   #37 
  - Bono, U2 in Fund-Raiser for Senator Rick Santorum--Newsmax  dwickham   Oct-10-05 03:47 PM   #40 
  - Say it ain't so  Caoimhe   Oct-10-05 03:47 PM   #41 
  - It ain't so.  eyesroll   Oct-10-05 03:47 PM   #46 
     - PHEW  Caoimhe   Oct-10-05 05:56 PM   #62 
  - I can't bring myself to click on newsmax, but  Oregonian   Oct-10-05 03:47 PM   #42 
  - Long thread from earlier today here  Lex   Oct-10-05 03:47 PM   #43 
  - Whuh?  TexasLawyer   Oct-10-05 03:47 PM   #44 
  - There is another thread on this  Ally McLesbian   Oct-10-05 03:47 PM   #45 
  - Total crap.  tasteblind   Oct-10-05 03:47 PM   #47 
  - Someone posted this earlier. It seems that on Sunday, Oct 16th  OmmmSweetOmmm   Oct-10-05 03:47 PM   #48 
  - I suspect that Sanctorectum is trying what Groper tried  mitchtv   Oct-10-05 03:47 PM   #49 
  - There is no endorsement, they are holding fundraiser at concert.  patcox2   Oct-10-05 03:47 PM   #50 
     - That explains it  Ally McLesbian   Oct-10-05 03:47 PM   #51 
        - Not if they allow their name to be used by Santorum like this.  Lex   Oct-10-05 03:51 PM   #52 
           - Isn't this ticket scalping? Isn't that illegal? Shouldn't Santo be  The Wielding Truth   Oct-10-05 11:39 PM   #69 
  - As now reported this is not true  jzodda   Oct-10-05 04:16 PM   #53 
  - I didn't think it was true. Do you know who reported it as a lie? I  texpatriot2004   Oct-10-05 04:29 PM   #54 
     - I agree  jzodda   Oct-10-05 04:32 PM   #55 
        - Fuck that  sproutster   Oct-10-05 06:32 PM   #64 
  - Here is another source I found  LittleClarkie   Oct-10-05 05:04 PM   #56 
  - Read below. There is no connection in this case.  ClassWarrior   Oct-10-05 05:31 PM   #60 
  - Newmax is all I need to know about this. Until there is another source,  blondeatlast   Oct-10-05 05:29 PM   #58 
  - total BS -- did anyone actually read the article  onenote   Oct-10-05 05:30 PM   #59 
  - "Teaming up w/ the legendary rock group U2 for a 1 night only appearance"  Lex   Oct-10-05 11:30 PM   #67 
     - thanks, but I like the view from up here on my high horse  onenote   Oct-11-05 06:07 AM   #70 
        - and Mike Malloy's show was discussing it  Lex   Oct-11-05 12:08 PM   #71 
           - agree, in part  onenote   Oct-11-05 01:36 PM   #72 
  - some additional info from a U2 message board  onenote   Oct-10-05 05:35 PM   #61 
  - This goes under "when bad people do good"  psychopomp   Oct-10-05 05:58 PM   #63 
  - Bono has admitted he would kiss the devil's ass if it meant reform &  applegrove   Oct-10-05 08:07 PM   #65 
  - NOT TRUE  enigmatic   Oct-11-05 03:18 PM   #73 
  - Now we know it must not be true, because CNN is reporting it as a fact.  Lex   Oct-11-05 03:42 PM   #74 
  - Oh, it's true.  ClintonTyree   Oct-11-05 03:46 PM   #75 
  - UPDATE, courtesy of JOE TRIPPI  MADem   Oct-11-05 08:28 PM   #76 
  - Locking  EstimatedProphet   Oct-11-05 09:15 PM   #77 

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