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DrunkenMaster Donating Member (582 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Mar-29-06 06:57 PM
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25. Savage Is A Freaking Hypocrite
Dan Savage can go F**k himself for all I care: at the beginning of the war he wrote columns calling peace protestors idiots and fools. What is even more pathetic is that I have never once heard him own up to it in an interview.

Don't belive me? Read it for yourself here:

Say "YES" to War on Iraq
Liberals Against Liberation

"No to War! No to Oppression!"
The above anti-war message was delivered to me via a sad-looking pink poster. I pulled the poster off a light pole and hung it in my office over my desk. I look at the poster every day when I sit down to work, and every day I wonder how and when the American left lost its moral compass.

You see, lefties, there are times when saying "no" to war means saying "yes" to oppression. Don't believe me? Go ask a Czech or a European Jew about the British and French saying "no" to war with Germany in 1938. War may be bad for children and other living things, but there are times when peace is worse for children and other living things, and this is one of those times. Saying no to war in Iraq means saying yes to the continued oppression of the Iraqi people. It amazes me when I hear lefties argue that we should assassinate Saddam in order to avoid war. If Saddam is assassinated, he will be replaced by another Baathist dictator--and what then for the people of Iraq? More "peace"--i.e., more oppression, more executions, more gassings, more terror, more fear.

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  -Dan Savage launches "Impeach The Mother Fucker" Hissyspit  Mar-28-06 10:35 PM   #0 
  - Gotta love it .......  doublethink   Mar-28-06 10:42 PM   #1 
  - I concur.  Kerrytravelers   Mar-28-06 10:44 PM   #2 
  - Hmm, which of those two photos in your post shows the more COGNITIVE  Hissyspit   Mar-28-06 10:46 PM   #3 
     - I would rather Pitter-pat ran our country. We'd all be safer.  Kerrytravelers   Mar-28-06 10:48 PM   #4 
        - a sea cucumber  upi402   Mar-28-06 10:51 PM   #5 
        - He's (she's?) got MY vote - on the Flying Spaghetti Appendage Ticket!  Hissyspit   Mar-28-06 10:55 PM   #6 
  - I second that sentiment nm  texpatriot2004   Mar-28-06 11:17 PM   #7 
  - I love reading his column  Rocknrule   Mar-28-06 11:33 PM   #8 
  - Yes. And. If You're pro-Bu$h, You're Anti-America.  understandinglife   Mar-28-06 11:43 PM   #9 
  - You Gotta Love That!  Pierzin   Mar-28-06 11:48 PM   #10 
  - Welcome to DU!  Hissyspit   Mar-28-06 11:52 PM   #11 
  - Hi Pierzin!!  newyawker99   Mar-29-06 10:04 AM   #15 
  - First he defines Santorum, now this.  RUMMYisFROSTED   Mar-29-06 01:01 AM   #12 
  - LOVE Dan Savage!  LostinVA   Mar-29-06 07:57 AM   #13 
  - Dan Savage is my hero.  Chovexani   Mar-29-06 09:01 AM   #14 
  - Buy my stuff  Cleetus   Mar-29-06 10:33 AM   #16 
  - So are you saying that none of the monies go to impeachment effort?  lonestarnot   Mar-29-06 10:38 AM   #17 
  - I don't get what you're saying here. The site takes you to a shopping cart  Nickster   Mar-29-06 10:41 AM   #18 
  - Sorry, but Dan Savage is DA BOMB...  Hell Hath No Fury   Mar-29-06 11:05 AM   #19 
  - WHat? He should have  zidzi   Mar-29-06 11:45 AM   #21 
  - Bingo  DrunkenMaster   Mar-29-06 08:10 PM   #26 
     - Bingo!  SeveneightyWhoa   Mar-30-06 12:00 AM   #32 
     - Doesn't he support the war in Iraq?  proud2Blib   Mar-30-06 12:05 AM   #33 
     - He should have named his kid "Material".  mondo joe   Mar-30-06 12:07 AM   #34 
  - I send money to the ACLU, too...  zidzi   Mar-29-06 11:40 AM   #20 
  - I love Dan Savage!!!  racaulk   Mar-29-06 02:44 PM   #22 
  - I prefer the long version of the URL:  rman   Mar-29-06 06:14 PM   #23 
  - DS is awesome.....  WestSeattle2   Mar-29-06 06:37 PM   #24 
  - Savage Is A Freaking Hypocrite  DrunkenMaster   Mar-29-06 06:57 PM   #25 
  - Why Iraq?  WestSeattle2   Mar-29-06 08:55 PM   #28 
  - they should make the day Bush is impeached a national holiday  Imagevision   Mar-29-06 08:39 PM   #27 
  - Dan Savage for President ; )  darkmaestro019   Mar-29-06 09:21 PM   #29 
  - Send a shirt like that to Cindy  Radio_Guy   Mar-29-06 09:34 PM   #30 
  - Cindy will wear a shirt promoted by a guy who SUPPORTS the war in Iraq??  proud2Blib   Mar-30-06 12:07 AM   #35 
     - Cindy might wear a shirt calling for Bush's impeachment  Radio_Guy   Mar-30-06 07:22 AM   #36 
        - She is completely anti war though - that's #1 with her  proud2Blib   Mar-30-06 10:02 AM   #37 
  - Savage links to this post:  Hissyspit   Mar-29-06 10:51 PM   #31 

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