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NYC_SKP Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Mar-19-09 12:51 AM
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108. Yes, she made death threats "cool" and acceptable.
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  -No other President has received this many death threats in the recorded history of the Sec. Service EraOfResponsibility  Mar-03-09 05:18 PM   #0 
  - Sarah "Grand Wizardress" Palin  PM Martin   Mar-03-09 05:24 PM   #1 
  - absolutely it all started with her  EraOfResponsibility   Mar-03-09 05:39 PM   #10 
     - Yes, she made death threats "cool" and acceptable.  NYC_SKP   Mar-19-09 12:51 AM   #108 
  - Looks like this OP has enough for a straw village.  crimsonblue   Mar-03-09 05:24 PM   #2 
  - Really? You think this isn't a real issue?  EraOfResponsibility   Mar-03-09 05:33 PM   #4 
  - I'm not saying that.  crimsonblue   Mar-03-09 10:43 PM   #37 
  - Straw Digs  wbramh   Mar-04-09 04:22 AM   #44 
     - Proper formatting is also an indication of a talented writer  psychopomp   Mar-04-09 11:01 AM   #68 
     - Ok, I'll bite  crimsonblue   Mar-04-09 12:43 PM   #83 
  - I understand the OP's concern, but...  mwb970   Mar-04-09 06:30 AM   #53 
     - This is getting silly  wbramh   Mar-04-09 05:35 PM   #97 
  - Because there have been NO assassinations or attempts AT ALL in the last 46 years, right?  WinkyDink   Mar-03-09 05:39 PM   #9 
     - You forgot Biggie and Tupac  AngryAmish   Mar-04-09 08:02 AM   #56 
     - Yeah, I left out all ShowBiz murders (NOT "assassinations"). Your point?  WinkyDink   Mar-04-09 09:25 AM   #63 
     - You forgot Clinton.  ieoeja   Mar-04-09 11:17 AM   #71 
        - I was trying to count attempts actually in person. Clinton was at Blair House for the plane crash,  WinkyDink   Mar-04-09 11:42 AM   #76 
  - We all need to be vigilant. There are some nasty people in this  firedupdem   Mar-03-09 05:26 PM   #3 
  - If I had the stomach for it I would troll free republic  EraOfResponsibility   Mar-03-09 05:35 PM   #6 
  - "There are some nasty people in this world." Yep and they are called Republicans. nt  live love laugh   Mar-04-09 07:59 AM   #54 
  - they are rats backed in a corner.  bdamomma   Mar-04-09 09:00 AM   #59 
  - Any bets on how long it will be before they make a movie about the assassination?  marshall   Mar-03-09 05:34 PM   #5 
  - man, no comment on that assassination movie about Bush  EraOfResponsibility   Mar-03-09 05:37 PM   #8 
  - They caused more of a stink over the Reagan HBO movie  marshall   Mar-03-09 06:31 PM   #21 
     - It was a Channel 4 Soapumentary  TheBigotBasher   Mar-03-09 07:26 PM   #25 
  - He can return as  Politicalboi   Mar-03-09 06:01 PM   #17 
  - They better pray that nothing happens to our new President.  liberalmuse   Mar-03-09 05:35 PM   #7 
  - Hear Hear  HughMoran   Mar-03-09 05:46 PM   #12 
  - Yes, they had better stop this.  liberalmuse   Mar-03-09 06:00 PM   #16 
  - Oh, there will be beat downs!!!  Fire1   Mar-03-09 06:02 PM   #18 
  - I was thinking the same thing  MadMaddie   Mar-03-09 09:09 PM   #31 
  - It would be a sad day indeed  Politicalboi   Mar-19-09 01:26 AM   #110 
  - This needs to be stopped. Right. Now  Festusss   Mar-03-09 05:43 PM   #11 
  - They are nuts. And they are not just limited to the Republican party.  The Backlash Cometh   Mar-03-09 05:49 PM   #13 
  - Wouldn't be surprised that one of them IS Limbaugh!  wbramh   Mar-04-09 04:26 AM   #46 
  - With the number of people out of work, if anything happens...  HughMoran   Mar-03-09 05:50 PM   #14 
  - Do not mess with people who have nothing to lose.  Fire1   Mar-03-09 06:07 PM   #19 
     - exactly n/m  EraOfResponsibility   Mar-03-09 06:41 PM   #22 
  - I'm not that worried about some random wingnut with an assault rifle.  smoogatz   Mar-03-09 05:57 PM   #15 
  - I am worried about this too, especially as more and more things are revealed  Jennicut   Mar-03-09 06:23 PM   #20 
  - They'd kill for a billion in bonuses.  Life Long Dem   Mar-03-09 06:43 PM   #23 
  - That's right. Hate and fear are two things that can get people riled up  EraOfResponsibility   Mar-03-09 07:27 PM   #26 
  - really great post  CitizenPatriot   Mar-03-09 07:19 PM   #24 
  - Free speech also entails being responsible for your speech  Jennicut   Mar-04-09 12:08 AM   #40 
  - good point  CitizenPatriot   Mar-04-09 12:12 AM   #41 
     - so does that mean we should all stop using harsh, often hateful terms to refer to repubs?  onenote   Mar-04-09 06:18 AM   #52 
        - We make fun of their stupidity and meanness, they use racist terms about our President  Jennicut   Mar-04-09 08:53 AM   #58 
        - So did you oppose the display with Palin being hung?  joeglow3   Mar-04-09 03:30 PM   #94 
        - I don't think you've been  CitizenPatriot   Mar-04-09 09:46 AM   #65 
           - I don't have problems with going after people who make real threats  onenote   Mar-04-09 11:35 AM   #75 
              - well, this is where we differ, I suppose  CitizenPatriot   Mar-04-09 11:46 AM   #78 
              - we probably agree more than you think  onenote   Mar-04-09 12:14 PM   #80 
                 - no, I didn't get that you were suggesting it was easy  CitizenPatriot   Mar-04-09 12:18 PM   #81 
              - Lets throw 9/11 at them  Politicalboi   Mar-19-09 01:44 AM   #112 
  - Thank you  wbramh   Mar-04-09 04:38 AM   #47 
     - Yeah - I see what you're tallking about  CitizenPatriot   Mar-04-09 09:49 AM   #66 
        - Good LORD, where do you live? n.t  demokatgurrl   Mar-04-09 11:08 AM   #69 
           - I live in GA  CitizenPatriot   Mar-04-09 11:17 AM   #70 
  - Take a look at the birther blogs......  PatGund   Mar-03-09 07:57 PM   #27 
  - exactly..and they've gotten a few in the military to go along with  CitizenPatriot   Mar-04-09 11:19 AM   #72 
  - Clear Channel has the most hate radio stations in history  santamargarita   Mar-03-09 08:09 PM   #28 
  - They have already created the most dangerous situation  Solomon   Mar-03-09 08:44 PM   #29 
  - To the OP, I have full faith that the Secret Service is fully aware of the threats  RollWithIt   Mar-03-09 08:53 PM   #30 
  - If ANYTHING happens to President Obama, there WILL be a REVOLUTION  TankLV   Mar-03-09 09:46 PM   #32 
  - I really think Sarah Palin should have formally been warned and admonished both  avaistheone1   Mar-03-09 09:51 PM   #33 
  - Sarah Palin is one of the worst people known  PM Martin   Mar-03-09 10:09 PM   #34 
  - She was warned  wbramh   Mar-04-09 05:27 AM   #48 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Mar-04-09 03:10 PM   #89 
  - I couldn't agree MORE  CitizenPatriot   Mar-04-09 11:28 AM   #73 
  - Thanks for this. I am always amazed at the folks here who laugh these things off  Number23   Mar-03-09 10:13 PM   #35 
  - Exactly... There's NOTHING funny about this!  wbramh   Mar-04-09 05:32 AM   #49 
  - God help us all if anything happens to our President.  DCBob   Mar-03-09 10:16 PM   #36 
  - oh yes, it will. This President is doing the peoples work and  bdamomma   Mar-04-09 09:06 AM   #61 
  - We're living in some scary times  my2sense   Mar-03-09 10:52 PM   #38 
  - vs bush?  deek   Mar-04-09 12:05 AM   #39 
  - Nor have I  wbramh   Mar-04-09 05:38 AM   #50 
  - I think Biden should make it clear any member of the Democratic party in >  cooolandrew   Mar-04-09 12:14 AM   #42 
  - if this is true, then outings like Obama took to the NBA game the other day . . .  OneBlueSky   Mar-04-09 01:22 AM   #43 
  - I totally agree, BlueSky. He is taking UNNECESSARY  Fire1   Mar-04-09 06:14 PM   #98 
  - Just remember: It's not about race, it's about class.  BlooInBloo   Mar-04-09 04:25 AM   #45 
  - True. It is class warfare - not race warfare  wbramh   Mar-04-09 05:47 AM   #51 
  - I believe it's a class war.  bdamomma   Mar-04-09 09:03 AM   #60 
  - Someone posted that Lou Dobbs doesn't believe this  ellacott   Mar-04-09 08:01 AM   #55 
  - Having been in situations working with the Secret Service in 2004, they have his back  zulchzulu   Mar-04-09 08:07 AM   #57 
  - thanks for posting  CitizenPatriot   Mar-04-09 11:32 AM   #74 
  - I gained a great respect for their responsibilities and professionalism  zulchzulu   Mar-04-09 01:16 PM   #86 
     - rock on!  CitizenPatriot   Mar-04-09 03:02 PM   #88 
  - It's suspect that the SS never seems to see them coming.  Fire1   Mar-04-09 06:34 PM   #99 
  - Did anyone hear last week they are looking for more Secret Service  bdamomma   Mar-04-09 09:08 AM   #62 
  - Glen Beck has been workign to bring this about.  Bucky   Mar-04-09 09:28 AM   #64 
  - hmmmm  cwcwmack   Mar-04-09 10:59 AM   #67 
  - This paragraph is interesting  Kalyke   Mar-04-09 11:42 AM   #77 
  - no its not really possible to arrest them on charges of incitement  onenote   Mar-04-09 12:27 PM   #82 
  - There is other case law, of course - such as this  Kalyke   Mar-04-09 12:47 PM   #84 
     - I am an attorney, although my "name" has nothing to do with the law  onenote   Mar-04-09 01:05 PM   #85 
        - Ahhh...  Kalyke   Mar-04-09 01:18 PM   #87 
  - A rational answer to the "why"  wbramh   Mar-04-09 06:50 PM   #100 
  - The "far right' have been given license and undeserved dignity for too long  windoe   Mar-04-09 11:57 AM   #79 
  - I read your post and been trying to come up with the name of a "sane" Republican.  gordianot   Mar-04-09 03:15 PM   #91 
     - Ike.  wbramh   Mar-05-09 07:57 AM   #104 
  - Americans have a terrible habit of ignoring history.  gordianot   Mar-04-09 03:12 PM   #90 
  - May every Secret Service agent be at the top of their game.  Nicholas D Wolfwood   Mar-04-09 03:16 PM   #92 
  - Not even Bush!?  WI_DEM   Mar-04-09 03:29 PM   #93 
  - step one, have the SS pay Rush a visit  tabbycat31   Mar-04-09 04:14 PM   #95 
  - It totally pays to ..  Cha   Mar-04-09 04:35 PM   #96 
  - These people are dangerous, but I have faith in the Secret Service.  BreweryYardRat   Mar-04-09 09:44 PM   #101 
  - I have no reason to believe the Secret Service isn't aware and isn't doing its job.  kwenu   Mar-05-09 01:04 AM   #102 
  - Agree, Bur...  wbramh   Mar-05-09 07:55 AM   #103 
  - death threats  freedom_to_think   Mar-05-09 08:10 AM   #105 
  - kicked, too late to rec. . . . n/t  annabanana   Mar-05-09 08:17 AM   #106 
  - ****What Happened to this DU Member?****  NYC_SKP   Mar-18-09 11:45 PM   #107 
  - Hell_if_I_know  leftstreet   Mar-19-09 01:29 AM   #111 
  - Since Obama's election, I've made it a point to donate to the SPLC  HopeOverFear   Mar-19-09 12:58 AM   #109 
  - Locking...  rasputin1952   Mar-19-09 07:09 AM   #113 
 

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