Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login
Google

Debunking right-wing email propaganda

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
Home » Discuss » Archives » Research Forum Donate to DU
 
Open Edit Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Dec-06-05 04:04 PM
Original message
Debunking right-wing email propaganda
Edited on Mon Feb-23-09 08:47 PM by Festivito
THINK ABOUT THIS FOR A MOMENT - North Dakota Weather Bulletin
This text is from a county emergency manager out in the western part of North Dakota state after the recent snow storm ... Up here in the Northern Plains we just recovered from a Historic event --- may I even say a "Weather Event" of "Biblical Proportions" --- with a historic blizzard of up to 44" inches of snow and winds to 90 MPH that broke trees in half, knocked down utility poles, stranded hundreds of motorists in lethal snow banks, closed ALL roads, isolated scores of communities and cut power to 10's of thousands. ...
Click here for full text and response


Thought it might be cool to have a Research thread for good responses to those dreaful right-wing propaganda emails. Just add a title, brief description, and link to the DU thread where you saw the response.
NOTE: the "Briefly explain your edits" changes the title. Which I found with a search for the word email, so I like it to be: Debunking right-wing email propaganda


Attempted humor sent from a RW acquaintance
"BACK IN 1990 THE GOVERNMENT SEIZED THE MUSTANG RANCH BROTHEL IN NEVADA FOR TAX EVASION AND, AS REQUIRED BY LAW, TRIED TO RUN IT. THEY FAILED AND IT CLOSED. NOW WE ARE TRUSTING THE ECONOMY OF OUR COUNTRY AND OUR BANKING SYSTEM TO THE SAME NIT-WITS WHO COULDN'T MAKE MONEY RUNNING A WHORE HOUSE AND SELLING WHISKEY."
Someone else's well written response

Refresh | 0 Recommendations Printer Friendly | Permalink | Edit | Top
EarlG ADMIN Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Dec-06-05 04:08 PM
Response to Original message
1. Started thread
THINK ABOUT THIS FOR A MOMENT - North Dakota Weather Bulletin
This text is from a county emergency manager out in the western part of North Dakota state after the recent snow storm ... Up here in the Northern Plains we just recovered from a Historic event --- may I even say a "Weather Event" of "Biblical Proportions" --- with a historic blizzard of up to 44" inches of snow and winds to 90 MPH that broke trees in half, knocked down utility poles, stranded hundreds of motorists in lethal snow banks, closed ALL roads, isolated scores of communities and cut power to 10's of thousands. ...
Click here for full text and response



Thought it might be cool to have a Research thread for good responses to those dreaful right-wing propaganda emails. Just add a title, brief description, and link to the DU thread where you saw the response.
Printer Friendly | Permalink | View Code | Top
 
Festivito Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Feb-23-09 08:31 PM
Response to Original message
2. 'bout time to add one.
THINK ABOUT THIS FOR A MOMENT - North Dakota Weather Bulletin
This text is from a county emergency manager out in the western part of North Dakota state after the recent snow storm ... Up here in the Northern Plains we just recovered from a Historic event --- may I even say a "Weather Event" of "Biblical Proportions" --- with a historic blizzard of up to 44" inches of snow and winds to 90 MPH that broke trees in half, knocked down utility poles, stranded hundreds of motorists in lethal snow banks, closed ALL roads, isolated scores of communities and cut power to 10's of thousands. ...
Click here for full text and response


Thought it might be cool to have a Research thread for good responses to those dreaful right-wing propaganda emails. Just add a title, brief description, and link to the DU thread where you saw the response.


Attempted humor sent from a RW acquaintance
"BACK IN 1990 THE GOVERNMENT SEIZED THE MUSTANG RANCH BROTHEL IN NEVADA FOR TAX EVASION AND, AS REQUIRED BY LAW, TRIED TO RUN IT. THEY FAILED AND IT CLOSED. NOW WE ARE TRUSTING THE ECONOMY OF OUR COUNTRY AND OUR BANKING SYSTEM TO THE SAME NIT-WITS WHO COULDN'T MAKE MONEY RUNNING A WHORE HOUSE AND SELLING WHISKEY."
Someone else's well written response

Printer Friendly | Permalink | View Code | Top
 
Festivito Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Feb-23-09 08:47 PM
Response to Original message
3. Debunking right-wing email propaganda
THINK ABOUT THIS FOR A MOMENT - North Dakota Weather Bulletin
This text is from a county emergency manager out in the western part of North Dakota state after the recent snow storm ... Up here in the Northern Plains we just recovered from a Historic event --- may I even say a "Weather Event" of "Biblical Proportions" --- with a historic blizzard of up to 44" inches of snow and winds to 90 MPH that broke trees in half, knocked down utility poles, stranded hundreds of motorists in lethal snow banks, closed ALL roads, isolated scores of communities and cut power to 10's of thousands. ...
Click here for full text and response


Thought it might be cool to have a Research thread for good responses to those dreaful right-wing propaganda emails. Just add a title, brief description, and link to the DU thread where you saw the response.
NOTE: the "Briefly explain your edits" changes the title. Which I found with a search for the word email, so I like it to be: Debunking right-wing email propaganda


Attempted humor sent from a RW acquaintance
"BACK IN 1990 THE GOVERNMENT SEIZED THE MUSTANG RANCH BROTHEL IN NEVADA FOR TAX EVASION AND, AS REQUIRED BY LAW, TRIED TO RUN IT. THEY FAILED AND IT CLOSED. NOW WE ARE TRUSTING THE ECONOMY OF OUR COUNTRY AND OUR BANKING SYSTEM TO THE SAME NIT-WITS WHO COULDN'T MAKE MONEY RUNNING A WHORE HOUSE AND SELLING WHISKEY."
Someone else's well written response

Printer Friendly | Permalink | View Code | Top
 
DU AdBot (1000+ posts) Click to send private message to this author Click to view 
this author's profile Click to add 
this author to your buddy list Click to add 
this author to your Ignore list Wed Sep 17th 2014, 07:41 AM
Response to Original message
Advertisements [?]
 Top

Home » Discuss » Archives » Research Forum Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002 DCScripts.com
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators


Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC