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PatrioticLeftie Donating Member (909 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-16-06 11:23 PM
Response to Reply #45
49. I haven't seen the actual clip...
But on all accounts, it seems clear he meant it, which I condemn.
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  -Bush jokes about lynching MLK - RBHam  Jan-16-06 09:21 PM   #0 
  - Yep - I posted about this twice today in other related threads...  ReadTomPaine   Jan-16-06 09:28 PM   #1 
  - he was given a picture as a gift?  Tiggeroshii   Jan-16-06 09:31 PM   #2 
  - That's what I was thinking...  PatrioticLeftie   Jan-16-06 09:34 PM   #3 
  - Both of you need to see the video...  ReadTomPaine   Jan-16-06 09:41 PM   #7 
  - I agree. See the video. I posted it below.  Emit   Jan-16-06 09:44 PM   #9 
  - Bush's sense of humor  Marie26   Jan-16-06 10:44 PM   #32 
     - Except, it's not a sense of humor  For PaisAn   Jan-16-06 10:51 PM   #37 
     - No, it isn't  Marie26   Jan-16-06 11:10 PM   #44 
        - Yes, it is about cruelty  For PaisAn   Jan-16-06 11:17 PM   #47 
        - He disguises his cruelty and sadism as a "joke"  For PaisAn   Jan-16-06 11:24 PM   #51 
           - Another example - Bush on Letterman  Marie26   Jan-17-06 12:39 AM   #62 
              - Priceless remark from Letterman  VolcanoJen   Jan-17-06 04:11 AM   #71 
     - His jokes are not aimed at you,  Uncle Joe   Jan-17-06 02:14 PM   #84 
  - When did I say "He'd never do that"?  PatrioticLeftie   Jan-16-06 09:52 PM   #13 
  - "An unpleasant situation"??!!?? That's like saying Katrina was a  spacelady   Jan-16-06 10:23 PM   #26 
     - Ugh!  PatrioticLeftie   Jan-16-06 10:26 PM   #28 
        - This thread is changing like the wind, It's hard work to keep up.  spacelady   Jan-16-06 10:59 PM   #40 
           - Rest assured...  PatrioticLeftie   Jan-16-06 11:06 PM   #42 
           - I'll be happy to drop it if you give me a straight answer on how you  spacelady   Jan-16-06 11:12 PM   #45 
              - I haven't seen the actual clip...  PatrioticLeftie   Jan-16-06 11:23 PM   #49 
           - Argh! I know what ya mean.  0007   Jan-17-06 01:32 PM   #81 
  - I just replied below & used some of your words without reading your post  spacelady   Jan-16-06 10:14 PM   #20 
  - Ditto ! Some people really do get carried away around here.  GrumpyGreg   Jan-16-06 10:55 PM   #38 
  - Yes, he is talking about lynching & I don't think he is joking.  spacelady   Jan-16-06 10:17 PM   #22 
  - Yes, he was joking about lynching and it was a gift of MLK's picture  Cronus Protagonist   Jan-17-06 12:51 AM   #64 
  - Oh come on.  A-Schwarzenegger   Jan-16-06 09:36 PM   #4 
  - It's true, but it was last year  Cronus Protagonist   Jan-17-06 07:32 AM   #74 
  - i remember watching that live on cspan - he is a FASCIST.  bpilgrim   Jan-16-06 09:37 PM   #5 
  - FACIST he is ...this should have been all over the  goclark   Jan-17-06 01:21 PM   #80 
  - Laughter doesn't proove that he said it on purpose.  patrice   Jan-16-06 09:40 PM   #6 
  - When someone is addressing an audience, things which  Eric J in MN   Jan-16-06 09:45 PM   #10 
  - Dont underestimate the Drunken Monkey.  ReadTomPaine   Jan-16-06 09:48 PM   #11 
  - Here's the original WH version  Emit   Jan-16-06 09:41 PM   #8 
  - "Thanks for this beautiful portrait. I can't wait to ...hang... it."  Octafish   Jan-16-06 09:51 PM   #12 
  - Okay, so . . . it sounds a little more definite or intentional on that  patrice   Jan-16-06 09:53 PM   #15 
  - I wonder if it was just an "inside joke"  Marie26   Jan-16-06 11:07 PM   #43 
     - Oh, I definitely agree that there is that cliquey "inside" attitude  patrice   Jan-16-06 11:27 PM   #54 
  - Thanks for the link. I could not believe he really said that.  FloridaPat   Jan-16-06 10:16 PM   #21 
  - Oh, God. That was just painful to watch. nt  Marie26   Jan-16-06 10:56 PM   #39 
  - Wow, Emit  VolcanoJen   Jan-17-06 04:15 AM   #72 
  - And he invited Ian Paisley to the White House on St Patrik's Day.  1932   Jan-16-06 09:52 PM   #14 
  - Another good example, yes... nothing is beneath him. n/t  ReadTomPaine   Jan-16-06 09:57 PM   #16 
  - Who is Ian Paisley?  Nikki Stone 1   Jan-16-06 10:20 PM   #25 
     - Northern Ireland politician & anti-Catholic bigot.  Marie26   Jan-16-06 11:16 PM   #46 
        - Ah, that's like making the head of women's health at the FDA a vet  Nikki Stone 1   Jan-17-06 03:59 AM   #70 
  - I watched the video  NJCher   Jan-16-06 10:03 PM   #17 
  - Vile  For PaisAn   Jan-16-06 10:04 PM   #18 
  - Who his sicker, him (just a poor choice of words?) or the audience members  BlueEyedSon   Jan-17-06 09:12 AM   #75 
     - Both  For PaisAn   Jan-17-06 10:41 AM   #76 
  - Thank you for the timely reminder & NO this was not the usual  spacelady   Jan-16-06 10:07 PM   #19 
  - I've watched the WH version 5 times now. Seeing him do it  patrice   Jan-16-06 10:18 PM   #23 
  - Mrs. King's expression?  DWolper   Jan-16-06 10:24 PM   #27 
     - Oops!  A-Schwarzenegger   Jan-16-06 10:30 PM   #29 
     - With due respect, David.. I disagree.  ReadTomPaine   Jan-16-06 10:33 PM   #30 
     - Gaffe?  For PaisAn   Jan-16-06 10:46 PM   #35 
     - This seems to be a different version, the one I remember has Mrs. King  spacelady   Jan-16-06 10:50 PM   #36 
  - I remember that  FreedomAngel82   Jan-16-06 10:18 PM   #24 
  - I'd really like to know who was in the audience.  speedoo   Jan-16-06 10:42 PM   #31 
  - He always has his hand-picked audiences  barb162   Jan-16-06 10:44 PM   #34 
  - Re Audience: See my post #6 above.  patrice   Jan-16-06 11:02 PM   #41 
  - patrice, I agree with your hypotheses re. the audience.  speedoo   Jan-17-06 12:05 AM   #58 
     - I don't believe that either. Most People aren't like that.  patrice   Jan-17-06 12:14 AM   #59 
  - Perhaps the same audience that laughed...  George Oilwellian   Jan-16-06 11:24 PM   #52 
     - The *dauphin is racist  Karenina   Jan-17-06 10:54 AM   #78 
  - "Don't forget Poland!"  Marie26   Jan-16-06 11:23 PM   #50 
  - Typical. He has a history of making cruel and demeaning comments  Ilsa   Jan-16-06 10:44 PM   #33 
  - Bush lives in a bubble where everyone laughs at everything he says.  Neil Lisst   Jan-16-06 11:20 PM   #48 
  - A measured and reasonable opinion. But he's not smart enough to do that  spacelady   Jan-16-06 11:24 PM   #53 
     - He may not be, but Rove definitely is smart enough to  patrice   Jan-16-06 11:34 PM   #55 
     - I'll put the word "pretzeldents" in my "why didn't I think of that?" file  Neil Lisst   Jan-17-06 01:31 AM   #65 
  - why were people laughing?  kineta   Jan-16-06 11:38 PM   #56 
  - Surprise, or Embarassment, or Complicity would explain the laughter.  patrice   Jan-16-06 11:45 PM   #57 
  - Perhaps it was altered too much  Veganistan   Jan-17-06 12:16 AM   #60 
  - yeah?  SofaKingLiberal   Jan-17-06 12:18 AM   #61 
     - His Entire Demeanor Was Rude Condescending & Vile  Binka   Jan-17-06 02:25 AM   #66 
  - Bush is nothing but an ignorant peice of shit!!  f-bush   Jan-17-06 12:51 AM   #63 
  - He is a real bastard!  Cascadian   Jan-17-06 02:28 AM   #67 
  - I would have said bushism as usual...  cynatnite   Jan-17-06 02:33 AM   #68 
  - Yes the video is pretty hard to watch. He's a cruel SOB.  ReadTomPaine   Jan-17-06 03:04 AM   #69 
  - bootage  RBHam   Jan-17-06 07:29 AM   #73 
  - Everyone Should Read This Thread  Binka   Jan-17-06 10:45 AM   #77 
  - he loves slipping cruel, demeaning jabs into supposed "compliments"  Lisa   Jan-17-06 01:09 PM   #79 
  - Typical 'Anti-Christi' Behavior.  Amonester   Jan-17-06 02:02 PM   #82 
  - 2002??????  mattomjoe   Jan-17-06 02:05 PM   #83 
  - The only ones who appreciate Bush's "humor"  Batgirl   Jan-17-06 02:17 PM   #85 
  - kick  Marie26   Jan-18-06 09:41 AM   #86 
 

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