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Barbara Bush On "Underprivileged" Flocking To TX  
User currently offlineJohnboy From United States of America, joined Aug 1999, 2601 posts, RR: 7
Posted (9 years 3 months 2 weeks 2 days 12 hours ago) and read 3759 times:

"As long as they don't come to Kennebunkport (clutching pearl necklace)..."

http://www.editorandpublisher.com/ea...play.jsp?vnu_content_id=1001054719

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User currently offlineKingsford From Belgium, joined Nov 2003, 427 posts, RR: 3
Reply 1, posted (9 years 3 months 2 weeks 2 days 12 hours ago) and read 3750 times:

 boggled   crazy   laughing   sarcastic   sigh   worried 

... words here would be unnecessary ... she's got it all figured out, hasn't she ?


User currently offlineSATX From United States of America, joined Apr 2005, 2840 posts, RR: 7
Reply 2, posted (9 years 3 months 2 weeks 2 days 12 hours ago) and read 3744 times:

So this what is meant by Don't mess with Texas?

http://marketplace.publicradio.org/shows/2005/09/05/PM200509051.html

Barbara Bush must have a weird way of looking at life to imply that these folks are so much better off after the hurricane. I can't yet agree with those who claim that the Bush family doesn't care about this or that specific race. However, I might have to concur that they don't seem to be able to relate to poor people very well, regardless of color. If you can't even relate to people, how can you truly help them? I get the feeling that the Bush family has been insulated from these sorts of issues for so long that they just don't have a clue what it's really like.

I'll never forget the clip of George Bush Jr. stroking the egos of his top fundraisers by calling them the 'haves and have mores' followed by his denunciation of those who call them 'the elite' when they are merely his 'base'.



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User currently offlineLTBEWR From United States of America, joined Jan 2004, 13197 posts, RR: 15
Reply 3, posted (9 years 3 months 2 weeks 2 days 12 hours ago) and read 3723 times:

Such comments show the Bush's lack of grip of reality or many Americans. I would say that many of poorest from the city of New Orleans and throughout the worst affected areas my be somewhat better off - but only for a short amount of time and at a tremendous cost.
Many lost relatives to the storm, flooding, lack of medical care, inability to rescue them in time or not getting them out in timely fashion. For now, they are being fed decent food by others, instead of junk food or cheap food they usually live on due to their limited incomes, lack of supermarkets in their original home areas and limited food preparation skills. The children may for a short time be in better schools but they may be put into the worst schools in their respective relocation areas, and in overcrowed classrooms. In their home areas, there won't be any schools for a year im the worst hit areas. Some have escaped high crime rates in their home areas, but some had to face unspeakable criminality in places like the Superdome and the Convention Center areas in N.O. and throughout the region. Some may be in an air conditioned place with a solid roof over the, instead unsafe and broken down homes without unaffordable air conditioning, but they have no privacy, no security for their stuff and a feeling they really aren't wanted 'there'. Then there are those whom lived in the jail like, very dangerous public housing, so for now are better off, but they may still end up in other bad public housing, or bad neighborhoods due their race, lack of money and limited available affordable housing. Most of them, they have lost jobs forever, the majority have no marketable skills.
So yes, they 'may be better off' but at a high cost, and only for a short time.


User currently offlineJohnboy From United States of America, joined Aug 1999, 2601 posts, RR: 7
Reply 4, posted (9 years 3 months 2 weeks 2 days 11 hours ago) and read 3715 times:

"...I can't say it, but it rhymes with rich."

Oh we can say it Babs....we can say it!


User currently offlineDvk From United States of America, joined Jun 2000, 1058 posts, RR: 1
Reply 5, posted (9 years 3 months 2 weeks 2 days 9 hours ago) and read 3667 times:

"Ma Barker with Pearls" Barbara must have borrowed George H.W.'s silver foot and stuck it in her own mouth...


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User currently offlineLogan22L From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 6, posted (9 years 3 months 2 weeks 2 days 9 hours ago) and read 3651 times:

Quoting SATX (Reply 2):
Barbara Bush must have a weird way of looking at life to imply that these folks are so much better off after the hurricane



Quoting LTBEWR (Reply 3):
So yes, they 'may be better off' but at a high cost,

Far be it for me to back the Bush family, but to be fair, she said that the situation was "working well for them," not that they are better off. Perhaps not the most careful selection of words, but I suspect that the hospitality and generosity of Texans and the world is doing them some good.

If you're going to bash someone, bash them on what they say, not what you hear.


User currently offlineSlamClick From United States of America, joined Nov 2003, 10062 posts, RR: 68
Reply 7, posted (9 years 3 months 2 weeks 2 days 9 hours ago) and read 3652 times:

"working very well for them"

Well, they are alive. They will have food, water and toilets. They are not standing up to their lower lip in swampwater with corpses floating in it. Yeah, I'd say it is working very well for the moment. No one ever suggested that this was the final solution. (Sorry about the "final solution" phrase, I know it has more sinister meaning.)

Many of you know that I have been very critical of the administration's performance in this disaster but I'd really like to slap the crap out of someone who complains about the MREs or the cot in the Astrodome. You are alive damn it. Have a little perspective.

Barbara Bush is not a public figure. She is just a housewife. She has lived in affluence and privilege most of her life through no fault of her own. It is childish and surly to expect her to be an orator. If Ted Kennedy can oppose the windmill farm in a windy part of the world because it would spoil his view, she should be entitiled to hope her neighborhood doesn't fill up with poor people. Most human beings feel that way.

Cut her some slack.



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User currently offlineCfalk From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 8, posted (9 years 3 months 2 weeks 2 days 9 hours ago) and read 3636 times:

You do need to think about the impact of a few hundred thousand people (mostly poor) suddenly deciding to move into your city. How will that affect the jobs market in the area? How about crime? How about lodging? What if, with the sudden added demand for tens of thousands of low-cost apartments, the price of these appartments suddenly skyrises? How will that affect low-income people who already live there, who suddenly see their rents rising and salaries falling, due to the heavy competition from the new arrivals?

You guys need to think about things a bit more deeper than the simple emotional response of having to help people out. Providing them refuge and help in time of need is one thing, but welcoming a huge number of people permenantly into a city has consequences that must be considered.


User currently offlineAeroWesty From United States of America, joined Oct 2004, 20822 posts, RR: 62
Reply 9, posted (9 years 3 months 2 weeks 2 days 9 hours ago) and read 3623 times:

Quoting Logan22L (Reply 6):
If you're going to bash someone, bash them on what they say, not what you hear.

Right you are:

"And so many of the people in the arena here, you know, were underprivileged anyway, so this--this (she chuckles slightly) is working very well for them."

Clueless of the Year Award to Barbara Bush.



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User currently offlineMikey711MN From United States of America, joined Nov 2003, 1403 posts, RR: 8
Reply 10, posted (9 years 3 months 2 weeks 2 days 9 hours ago) and read 3618 times:

Quoting SATX (Reply 2):
I'll never forget the clip of George Bush Jr. stroking the egos of his top fundraisers by calling them the 'haves and have mores' followed by his denunciation of those who call them 'the elite' when they are merely his 'base'.

Please consider the context of those comments--which are often presented without--before attempting to apply them here. He was making those comments at the yearly media gala event where presidents typically make their entire speech to self-criticize and/or present themselves how others want them to be presented. Having said that, while it may be a case of poor judgment on his part and that he might certainly look at himself and his base that way, the public presentation of those comments were for comic effect, not social pandering.

There's plenty of stuff that W should make you mad over, but failing in his attempts at self-depreciating humor is not one of them.

-Mike



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User currently offlineHalls120 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 11, posted (9 years 3 months 2 weeks 2 days 7 hours ago) and read 3583 times:

Quoting LTBEWR (Reply 3):
Many lost relatives to the storm, flooding, lack of medical care, inability to rescue them in time or not getting them out in timely fashion.

I know this is going to sound callous, but they had more than enough time to get out before the flood walls failed.

Quoting SlamClick (Reply 7):
If Ted Kennedy can oppose the windmill farm in a windy part of the world because it would spoil his view, she should be entitiled to hope her neighborhood doesn't fill up with poor people. Most human beings feel that way.

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Quoting Cfalk (Reply 8):
You do need to think about the impact of a few hundred thousand people (mostly poor) suddenly deciding to move into your city. How will that affect the jobs market in the area? How about crime? How about lodging? What if, with the sudden added demand for tens of thousands of low-cost apartments, the price of these appartments suddenly skyrises? How will that affect low-income people who already live there, who suddenly see their rents rising and salaries falling, due to the heavy competition from the new arrivals?

People in Baton Rouge are already feeling the effects, and they aren't happy. According to the Washington Post, longtime residents of that city are very apprehensive about the effects on their homes - such as the increased sounds of gunfire at night.....


User currently offlineSATX From United States of America, joined Apr 2005, 2840 posts, RR: 7
Reply 12, posted (9 years 3 months 2 weeks 2 days 7 hours ago) and read 3554 times:

Quoting Mikey711MN (Reply 10):
He was making those comments at the yearly media gala event where presidents typically make their entire speech to self-criticize and/or present themselves how others want them to be presented.

I thought he made those comments at the Alfred E. Smith Memorial Dinner in October of 2000, a fundraising event for Catholic charities hosted by Archbishop Edward Egan. Bush's comments did not appear to be an out-right gag to my eyes. Rather, it appeared to be a joke specifically tailored to amuse the $800-a-plate crowd that was assembled before him. The event you're apparently referring to was probably the 60th annual dinner of the Radio and Television Correspondents' Association in March of 2004, where Bush ruffled some feathers by presenting a series of prepared jokes about our fruitless search for WMD's in Iraq.

Quoting Halls120 (Reply 11):
I know this is going to sound callous

100% Correct.



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User currently offlineME AVN FAN From Switzerland, joined May 2002, 13920 posts, RR: 25
Reply 13, posted (9 years 3 months 2 weeks 2 days 7 hours ago) and read 3541 times:

Quoting Logan22L (Reply 6):
"working well for them,"



Quoting SlamClick (Reply 7):
they are alive. They will have food, water and toilets. They are not standing up to their lower lip in swampwater with corpses floating in it

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just to have survived in my view is NOT "working well", but only "working acceptibly". And there now are so many newcomers in Houston, of whom quite many would love to stay. But can Houston really generate so many jobs virtually overnight ? and will they really feel at home there in the longer term ?


User currently offlineAeroWesty From United States of America, joined Oct 2004, 20822 posts, RR: 62
Reply 14, posted (9 years 3 months 2 weeks 2 days 7 hours ago) and read 3536 times:

Quoting Halls120 (Reply 11):
People in Baton Rouge are already feeling the effects, and they aren't happy.

I forget whether it was on CNN or MSNBC I heard this this morning, but I understand the relief workers are finding it hard to get enough people in the Astrodome, etc. to move into the Carnival cruise ships that will be arriving in Galveston shortly. There's room for 4,000!

I completely understand that some might be adverse to going there due to the limited availability to get on with their lives, but they've got to make room for others while this whole situation is sorted out.



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User currently offlineLogan22L From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 15, posted (9 years 3 months 2 weeks 2 days 7 hours ago) and read 3536 times:

Quoting SlamClick (Reply 7):
If Ted Kennedy can oppose the windmill farm in a windy part of the world because it would spoil his view

Actually, the wind farm would likely not even be in view from Hyannisport:

http://www.capewind.org/article2.htm

Kennedy is doing what his constituents want, not necessarily what does or does not even benefit him. I do not agree with opposition to the wind farm, but many Cape Codders do. Kennedy is merely speaking for his people. Isn't that what a politician is supposed to do?


User currently offlineDLKAPA From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 16, posted (9 years 3 months 2 weeks 2 days 7 hours ago) and read 3536 times:

He's his mothers son Big grin

User currently offlineSlider From United States of America, joined Feb 2004, 6924 posts, RR: 34
Reply 17, posted (9 years 3 months 2 weeks 2 days 6 hours ago) and read 3507 times:

I think you guys are off base a bit on this...

I believe her comments to be largely harmless and should be taken in the spirit in which they were made--that Texas is a land of great opportunity. And for many of those people, there may not be a better place to start anew. We have a vibrant economy, diverse and talented population and workforce, affordable cost of living, and can readily absorb new entrants.

The great Republic of Texas itself was forged out of conflict and done so by people who were castoffs themselves....refugees if you will. Sam Houston rebuilt his life here. In a mythic sort of way, it's only natural that the hurricane refugees remain in TX if they choose to.

Throughout its history, TX has been that unique place to take people in. I think that was the spirit Barbara Bush was speaking from.


User currently offlineSlamClick From United States of America, joined Nov 2003, 10062 posts, RR: 68
Reply 18, posted (9 years 3 months 2 weeks 2 days 4 hours ago) and read 3468 times:

Quoting ME AVN FAN (Reply 13):
just to have survived in my view is NOT "working well", but only "working acceptibly".

Well then it appears to me that you have lived a pretty sheltered life. If your life had ever been seriously endangered I would expect you to appreciate when the immediate threat goes away.

We are only a week into the recovery for hell's sake! Like I said, get some perspective. Not even the "richest nation on earth" keeps a whole new city in a warehouse somewhere.



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User currently offlineHalls120 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 19, posted (9 years 3 months 2 weeks 2 days 4 hours ago) and read 3462 times:

Quoting Logan22L (Reply 15):
Kennedy is doing what his constituents want, not necessarily what does or does not even benefit him. I do not agree with opposition to the wind farm, but many Cape Codders do. Kennedy is merely speaking for his people. Isn't that what a politician is supposed to do?

Last time I checked, Kennedy represented the entire State, not just the rich folks of Cape Cod and Martha's Vineyard.

But after all, their precious view is more important that clean energy, right?

Quoting SATX (Reply 12):
Quoting Halls120 (Reply 11):
I know this is going to sound callous

100% Correct.

Well, I stand by my statement regardless. Only a fool who has the means to escape an oncoming calamity sticks around to see if he can make it.


User currently offlineSTLGph From United States of America, joined Oct 2004, 9515 posts, RR: 26
Reply 20, posted (9 years 3 months 2 weeks 2 days 4 hours ago) and read 3457 times:

Quoting SlamClick (Reply 7):
Barbara Bush is not a public figure. She is just a housewife.

she was first lady of the U.S.

she is a public figure.



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User currently offlineOldeuropean From Germany, joined May 2005, 2091 posts, RR: 4
Reply 21, posted (9 years 3 months 2 weeks 2 days 3 hours ago) and read 3442 times:

What do you expect from this family? They were rich for generations. Wasn`t the grandfather of GWB the one, who made good business with the Nazis.

Axel

[Edited 2005-09-06 22:00:03]


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User currently offlineBHXFAOTIPYYC From Portugal, joined Jun 2005, 1644 posts, RR: 0
Reply 22, posted (9 years 3 months 2 weeks 2 days 3 hours ago) and read 3417 times:

We're taking about Americans in America. Same country, same nationality, same government. What is this nonsense about "new arrivals" ???? The people of N.O. have no less right to live in Houston than the people of Dallas do, or someone moving from New York. Maybe it's really down to race again -a few in good ol' boys in TX have noticed that there are more than a few "darker" faces headed there way. It's a time for solidarity in America not bullshit.

As for Barbara Bush's comments .... all I can say is that tact isn't a Bush family strong point.

my  twocents 



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User currently offlineSlamClick From United States of America, joined Nov 2003, 10062 posts, RR: 68
Reply 23, posted (9 years 3 months 2 weeks 2 days 3 hours ago) and read 3399 times:

Quoting STLGph (Reply 20):
she was first lady of the U.S.

she is a public figure.

Only in that you know her name. She has no official capacity (unlike Hillary's "We are the President of the United States") But insofar as "the public" recognizes her I'll give you that incredibly weak point.

She still has no duty to you or me or anyone else. I doubt that she called the press' attention to herself. The whole story sounded to me like a nervous old lady had a mike stuck in her face and she was uncomfortable.

I think I understand now why the left was so adamant about removing the ten commandments from public buildings - they came from a bush.

This simple-minded faultfinding with anyone named Bush is getting tedious. If you have a beef with the present President, okay, but this is really lame - bashing grandma Bush. Aren't you guys embarassed?



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User currently offlineSATX From United States of America, joined Apr 2005, 2840 posts, RR: 7
Reply 24, posted (9 years 3 months 2 weeks 2 days 2 hours ago) and read 3386 times:

Quoting BHXFAOTIPYYC (Reply 22):
It's a time for solidarity in America not bullshit.

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Quoting BHXFAOTIPYYC (Reply 22):
all I can say is that tact isn't a Bush family strong point.

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Quoting SlamClick (Reply 23):
Only in that you know her name.

 redflag  I have to call bullshit on this... that's a total copout on your part SlamClick.

Just because most Americans are naive and clueless about politics does NOT mean that a former first lady should be considered a private citizen in this instance. If she were just another citizen like the rest of us then nobody in the media would give a damn what she had to say.



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25 STLGph : absolutely not. all's fair in love and war.
26 FlyingTexan : To quote the former First Lady: "Almost everyone I’ve talked to says we're going to move to Houston." Well, I would too! Everything given to you, li
27 Post contains images SATX : Ahhh... but how do you prevent Texas from messing with Mother Nature unless you mess with Texas?
28 Johnboy : I believe it absolutely is pertinent, in that it speaks of an imperious, haughty family, the molding of the current president and how the Bushes relat
29 Cfalk : and others... I hear you bashing up the old lady with insults for having dared being un-PC, but very few of you are willing to address the issues tha
30 AeroWesty : I read them, but felt how you proposed your questions showed a misunderstanding of how things work. Take this one, for example. If you are indeed cla
31 SATX : So far it looks more like a Freudian slip of the tongue that may have given us a rare un-doctored glimpse into the mind of a close relative of our cu
32 MaverickM11 : WAS Honestly, what is the issue here? This thread is pure desperation. Of COURSE they're better off in Texas. Even if there was no hurricane and they
33 Post contains images Klaus : The issue is not something being "un-PC". The issue is the open contempt for people Barbara Bush obviously considers below her own station. And as muc
34 STLGph : yes. she was first lady of the United States. hence, she is a public figure.
35 AeroWesty : Correct. Barbara Bush is "pervasively involved in public affairs", which is one of the legal definitions to determine libel and defamation. Public af
36 Cfalk : I suppose you are talking about rent-control or subsidized housing, right? I am talking about normal working joes who work at the corner auto parts s
37 MaverickM11 : What contempt???? "NEW YORK Accompanying her husband, former President George H.W.Bush, on a tour of hurricane relief centers in Houston, Barbara Bus
38 STLGph : ding!
39 AeroWesty : OK, let's just take this one example. If you're making $2000 per month, you won't be considered "low-income" (unless you've got a LOT of kids), and i
40 Cfalk : Well that's a market perversion right their. But that's beside the point. My point is that if a person is making anything more than minimum wage, he
41 AeroWesty : And as I said in an earlier post, I agree somewhat. Those at the higher end of the "low-income" category stand to possibly lose a bit. However, the H
42 Post contains images ANCFlyer : Nope, but there is sure a propensity to post half assed quotes and out of context article extractions so one can twist anything in any direction . .
43 SATX : Some people are just way too immature to let such comments go without trying to get in yet another pointless jab. Nothing says "I have no answer to y
44 B744F : That comment is totally unnecessary and horribly insulting.
45 SW733 : Wow...I am in awe of this. And not a good awe either. The fact that she chuckled during this...how humiliating and, I agree, terribly insulting for th
46 SlamClick : Is: Third person singular present indicative of be. Now I know a lot of Democrats had trouble with this one: "Depends on what your definition of is i
47 Jrw261 : Im sure it had nothing todo with the 50 other people behind the camera... give her a break. She was there on her own free will.. it was an impromptu s
48 AeroWesty : OK, I'll play. Here's the difference as I see it. If you go out making appearances and speeches on behalf of political candidates, you're a public fi
49 Mir : I would agree with you, were it not for the words "And so many of the people in the arena here, you know, were underprivileged anyway." I don't know
50 Cfalk : LOL! Talk about the Pot and the frickin' Kettle!!! I entered the arguement based on several points and issues with which I invited people to comment
51 Wobbles : I swear, the first time I saw Babs (17 years ago), I just thought that was 41's Mama. If one did not know anything at all, they could realistically th
52 Jaysit : Too bad we don't have guillotines for these "let them eat cake" moments.
53 Mt99 : Want an insenstive Witch! What she said is the equivalent of a evacuee saying: "Yay!! We are going to live in the Astrodome! Man. I am sure better off
54 Tbar220 : Ok, what she said... "And so many of the people in the arena here, you know, were underprivileged anyway, so this--this (she chuckles slightly) is wo
55 SATX : If you have a constructive criticism to impart, then I'm all ears. However, if all you have are additional unprovoked childish taunts, then don't bot
56 B744F : They seem to think those taunts can win an argument against me, so don't be shocked when that's all they have in their arsenal
57 Post contains images Superfly :
58 Jaysit : More pablum from the Bush lickin' right. In your eyes, the entire Bush clan is the equivalent of that family who 2000+ years ago sought refuge in a m
59 MaverickM11 : Would you deny they are underpriviliged? Are they not better off than they were in the Superdome in MSY?
60 Dvk : Ma Barker in pearls has always been given a free pass for making condescending, bitchy remarks, as far back as her infamous "rhymes with witch" remark
61 MaverickM11 : Have you seen the other thread about Landrieu wanting to punch Bush? Hypocrisy 101.
62 Seb146 : No matter what context Mrs. Bush made the comments, in all honesty, the people now in the Astrodome really are way better off than they were in New Or
63 Dvk : Scan that other thread a little before shooting off your mouth, Mav. I posted there, too, and I made a comparison between Landrieu and Barbara's comm
64 B744F : The whole problem is making a joke of the horrible situation and laughing about it
65 MaverickM11 : What about Teresa Kerry? The left was saying how wonderful it was that she told a reporter to go pound sand, and then you turned around and accuse Ch
66 B744F : How do you know this is working very well for them?? They have no homes, no jobs, family and friends missing, NOTHING is "working very well for them.
67 Logan22L : You make a valid point, but as I said, I'm in favor of the wind farm, so don't bash me. I think BB's remarks were misguided, and what that tells me i
68 MaverickM11 : BECAUSE THEY AREN'T KNEE DEEP IN DARK, HOT GARBAGE, AND TOXIC SLUDGE ANYMORE!!!!!! They're not getting shot, raped, or beaten...they have food and wa
69 Jaysit : Stop shouting. We can smell Grandma Bush's asshole when you bellow that loudly. And the smell aint nice. If that was what Marie Antoinette Bush REALL
70 B744F : Wow you keep spinning your way around this defending a silver spoon woman. The simple fact is nothing is working well for them. And nothing deserves
71 Dvk : You're the one who's grasping at straws, Mav. Leahey merely greeted Cheney on the Senate floor, and grudge-holding Cheney said, "go f*&% yourself". K
72 Post contains images MaverickM11 : Two small points: 1. Of those rescued from New Orleans, who would you call "privileged"? 2. Get a life. Of course. She's a Democrat. It's different .
73 Post contains images SATX : Priceless! That is completely irrelevant to Barbara Bush's comment. I've said that something was "working out well" for various folks over my lifetim
74 B744F : Sorry buddy but you've already taken the only available table. It is quite obvious she is out of touch with reality and you are jumping through hoops
75 MaverickM11 : This makes you a *drumroll please*....HYPOCRITE! *confetti* I could ask the same thing of you and Jaysit, and B744F, and Dvk, and so on.... You're al
76 SATX : Oh, and how is that?
77 AeroWesty : Okay, what if the evacuees had been a bunch of homos, and Babs said, "Well they can take gang showers and hop from cot to cot having anonymous sex, ::
78 Post contains images Dvk : Contradiction, thy name is MaverickM11.
79 Doona : "Underprivileged" is a nice word. So, do poor people in the US prefer to be called "underprivileged" over "poor"?
80 Post contains links STLGph : Absolutely hysterical. http://www.whitehouse.org/news/2005/090905.asp
81 Budyboy : George Carlin referred to the comments by Mrs. Bush last Friday night on Real Time with Bill Maher. He called her an old douche bag. Well, if even Geo
82 DC10GUY : I think what she was trying to say is, Houston already has enough black people of their own, They don't need the ones from LA. Too.
83 ME AVN FAN : well, you also could write "materially-and-financially DISadvantaged" !
84 Post contains images Airbuzz :
85 Post contains links Johnboy : Die, my fat ass! http://rudepundit.blogspot.com/2005/...roves-liberals-were-right-all.html
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