Yet another Idiot Republican!

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  1. lovemychris profile image68
    lovemychrisposted 7 years ago

    Idiot, and heartless.

    Jan Brewer, of Arizona--home to unwed mother Bristol Palin.... "gasp!"

    She cuts medicare and people die. Says Arizona can't afford it.

    Meanwhile, she gives tax breaks to business. That, Arizona can afford.

    Profits over People....Money over Moms.
    She is an heartless idiot and a shill for corporate America and Prisons-for-Profit.

    Idiot of the century. Republican from Arizona.

    Care for a flight shuttle to Mars Jan? I'll buy the ticket.

    1. profile image0
      Phoebe Pikeposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      No matter what is said, there is no way to appease everyone, so she choose to appease wallets. It's absolutely distasteful! I wonder how these politicians would feel if they had to live like an average citizen lives?

    2. BillyDRitchie profile image61
      BillyDRitchieposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      What is the point of bringing up the fact that Bristol Palin is an unwed mother?  I'm guessing the idea of praising her for being responsible enough to care for the life she created is a bit much to ask.

      If she had aborted the child, I'm sure you'd be singing her praises....

      1. wormdo profile image58
        wormdoposted 7 years agoin reply to this

        I think the point is that the Palin family preach that sex should only come after marriage, and yet their own daughter cannot even manage that.

        1. BillyDRitchie profile image61
          BillyDRitchieposted 7 years agoin reply to this

          Okay, so Bristol screwed up (no pun intended).  Big deal.  She isn't the first one to make a mistake, and I'm not aware of many people, even the Palins, who claim to be perfect guardians of morality.

          Bristol should be applauded for taking responsibility for her actions and the life she and what's his name created.  She is doing what is right and making the best of a bad situation.  Only the lowest among us would try to turn that into something bad.

          1. wormdo profile image58
            wormdoposted 7 years agoin reply to this

            I have nothing against Bristol personally. She's not the first young woman to give birth to a baby in a less than ideal situation and I'm sure she won't be the last.

            I do think that the fact she still travels to schools to give speeches on why kids should stay abstinent is completely laughable, however. How can any teenager be expected to listen to someone when they don't even take their own advice?

            1. Flightkeeper profile image70
              Flightkeeperposted 7 years agoin reply to this

              By that logic, ex drug addicts and ex convicts who go around telling kids not to do what they do and to learn from their experiences shouldn't be believed either.

              1. wormdo profile image58
                wormdoposted 7 years agoin reply to this

                Except ex-drug addicts and convicts frame what they did as a bad thing which had bad consequences. I would be quite appalled to hear Bristol Palin say she regrets her child and views him or her as a bad consequences of her actions.

                1. Flightkeeper profile image70
                  Flightkeeperposted 7 years agoin reply to this



                  Not all the ex addicts and ex convict frame it as simplistically as good and bad.  They acknowledge that they have made bad decisions in the given circumstances.  I would say that Bristol does the same thing.  It was a bad decision and it had consequences which affected her life.

          2. lovemychris profile image68
            lovemychrisposted 7 years agoin reply to this

            Ahaha!@!@

            See my above post!!!

      2. lovemychris profile image68
        lovemychrisposted 7 years agoin reply to this

        No actually---my own daughter was a teenaged unwed mom. But geuss what? You Righty's didn't call my daughter responsible. you said she should have kept her legs closed! And this Righty mouthpiece in Boston, Howie Carr, called babies like my daughter's "bastards".

        The tune changed when a Republican kid had a baby out of wedlock. It changed about 100 degrees.

        Hypocrits!

        1. BillyDRitchie profile image61
          BillyDRitchieposted 7 years agoin reply to this

          Oh, give me a break.  I'm not aware of anybody on the right (other than a few fringe loons) who would make such comments. 

          Teenage pregnancy or unplanned pregnancy is never a desirable thing, but when it does and these young mothers step up and do what is right, they should be applauded, and I don't think you will find a "righty" on these boards who will disagree with me.

          And actually, the term "bastard" is meant to refer to a baby out of wedlock.  I disagree with the use of it, but it has historically been the accepted term.

          1. lovemychris profile image68
            lovemychrisposted 7 years agoin reply to this

            Of course you are not. Your ears are stopped up to it.
            You have your fingers in them going "lalalalalala".

            BELIEVE me...where do you think the werm Welfare Queen originated?
            Ummm, weren't those girls good and responsible too?

            SNORT. NO--they were called low-lifes who just want to live off the State.

          2. Flightkeeper profile image70
            Flightkeeperposted 7 years agoin reply to this

            To a certain extent I agree with you, but if young women haven't learned the first time and keep having baby after baby and with different fathers and none of these parents can provide for their children.  It's more than a bad decision.

      3. Ralph Deeds profile image65
        Ralph Deedsposted 7 years agoin reply to this

        Abstinence training apparently didn't work for Bristol.

        1. BillyDRitchie profile image61
          BillyDRitchieposted 7 years agoin reply to this

          Wow, what a remarkably eloquent and thought provoking post, Ralph.

          Liberals are all about freedom of choice, but apparently the choice to have your baby and care for it is not one that is applauded by the left.....

    3. Ralph Deeds profile image65
      Ralph Deedsposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      A couple of years ago they closed the rest stops on the Interstate in Arizona. The government there is Tea Tard heaven. The only hope is that it will self-destruct before it completely wrecks the state.

  2. lovemychris profile image68
    lovemychrisposted 7 years ago

    If these Republican politicians were average citizens, most of them would be in jail!!!

  3. lady_love158 profile image56
    lady_love158posted 7 years ago

    I'm a big fan of Brewer! I'm sure it wasn't an easy decision to cut medicare. Medicare costs are a problem in many states and will be a bigger problem under Obamacare. I know you think the rich should pay more but if you tax them too much they will leave as they have done in NY and NJ. Cutting taxes keeps them in the state where they will invest and create jobs. More jobs means more people paying taxes... broadening the tax base will lead to greater revenues that can be used to expand safety net programs. The money isn't there and if the states go bankrupt no one will get any benefits.

    1. Will Apse profile image88
      Will Apseposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Are you paid to come up with this stuff?

    2. lovemychris profile image68
      lovemychrisposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      How come it isn't hard to cut corporate taxes? Why is that so easy?

      1. lady_love158 profile image56
        lady_love158posted 7 years agoin reply to this

        Its easy because everyone benefits! You think corporations pay taxes? They don't they pass them along in the price of their goods and services... cutting their taxes allows them to be more profitable while keeping prices you pay stable. Right now America has the second highest corporate taxes in the world. These companies that you hear about sitting on piles of cash have a lot of that cash off shore and wont repatriate it because of the high corporate tax rate... that's one factor holding the recovery back and killing jobs.

        Meanwhile your beloved democrats passed a stimulus bill that kept union teachers employed and paid for it by cutting food stamps! You want to talk heartless t what's more heartless then letting the poor go hungry so some teacher can have health care for life and retirement?

        1. Flightkeeper profile image70
          Flightkeeperposted 7 years agoin reply to this



          Well you know Lalo, the libturds do think that the poor should stay hungry because union democrats bring in the votes and are entitled to those benefits. lol

          1. wormdo profile image58
            wormdoposted 7 years agoin reply to this

            Actually it's liberals who are usually in favour of greater benefits and welfare for the poor and the vulnerable.

            1. Flightkeeper profile image70
              Flightkeeperposted 7 years agoin reply to this

              Yeah, as long as they don't have to pay for it themselves. lol

              1. wormdo profile image58
                wormdoposted 7 years agoin reply to this

                As a liberal, I support greater contributions to welfare and benefits in the form of tax. As a taxpayer, I would obviously be paying towards these contributions. So your argument just fell flat.

                1. Flightkeeper profile image70
                  Flightkeeperposted 7 years agoin reply to this

                  If you want to voluntarily give more of your money to welfare and benefits in the form of tax that's fine.  What I object to is that the more you earn, the more tax you pay even though the services you get are no better.  So no, my argument didn't fall flat, you just didn't think it through.  lol

                  1. wormdo profile image58
                    wormdoposted 7 years agoin reply to this

                    No, you backtracked to add more to your argument. Your original argument was that liberals are only in favor of welfare so long as they don't have to pay for it themselves. I stated that I am in favor of paying it in the form of tax, therefore your original argument fails to hold water. Simple logic.

            2. lady_love158 profile image56
              lady_love158posted 7 years agoin reply to this

              Yes liberals are in favor of creating a class society with a dependent population that will continue to elect these fools! The welfare model is a proven failure just go back and look at the Johnson era when as a result of his policies teen pregnancies exploded and single mothers became the predominent structure in the ghettos.

    3. Ralph Deeds profile image65
      Ralph Deedsposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      I seem to recall that either NJ or a couple of counties in NJ have the highest per capita income in the country.

      New Jersey is one of the wealthiest states in the United States of America, with a per capita income of $27,006 (2000) and a personal per capita income of $40,427 (2003). Its median household income is $55,146 (2000), ranked first in the country, and its median family income is $65,370 (2000), the second highest in the country. The median value of an owner-occupied housing unit is $170,800 (2000), ranked fourth in the country. New Jersey has the highest percentage of millionaire residents in the country with 7.12% of New Jersey households having $1 million or more liquid or investible assets, not including equity in homes. [1] [2]

      Lol, please try a bit harder to get your facts straight. I'm tired of doing your research for you. :-)

      1. lady_love158 profile image56
        lady_love158posted 7 years agoin reply to this

        I know you being a far left liberal obviously assume you're more intelligent than us knuckle dragging conservatives but the data you posted is a snap shot in time and you don't say when that data is from. What you really need to look at Ralph are trends, current trends as depicted here:
        http://m.nypost.com/p/news/local/study_ … elbf6nGwOL
        I thought this was common knowlege since its been in the news quite a bit since the election of Christie... but then liberals are never really very good at accepting reality! Maybe next time you decide to do research for me you'll check something other than the NYT.

        1. Ralph Deeds profile image65
          Ralph Deedsposted 7 years agoin reply to this

          Dead links aren't helpful.

          1. lady_love158 profile image56
            lady_love158posted 7 years agoin reply to this

            Funny I just tested it and it works for me... try googling "rich leaving NJ" there's plenty of posts... also consider a computer class google for liberals ...it could prove useful.

            1. John Holden profile image60
              John Holdenposted 7 years agoin reply to this

              Are taxes the only reason for either moving or staying put?

            2. Ralph Deeds profile image65
              Ralph Deedsposted 7 years agoin reply to this

              I'll click on it again.

              "Between 2004 and 2008, there was a net loss of $70 billion due to the affluent moving away."

              As I recall this was during the second Bush administration. However, it's true that the NJ governors during the period were Democrats. Jon Corzine is a former CEO of Goldman Sachs and not a far left liberal. I don't know whether he raised taxes or not.

  4. lovemychris profile image68
    lovemychrisposted 7 years ago

    Next time Bristol is on stage, I hope someone asks to see her bastard.....

    Oh yeah, I can see how THAT would go over!

    1. BillyDRitchie profile image61
      BillyDRitchieposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Yeah, you would hope that, I'm sure......very sad.....

      1. Flightkeeper profile image70
        Flightkeeperposted 7 years agoin reply to this

        That is an example of democrat civility that demoted Nancy was talking about, don't you know.

 
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