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McCain Dogged by Another Member of the Hollywood Blonde Posse

Posted on Aug 5, 2008

Just as John McCain was catching flak for bolstering Paris Hilton’s bafflingly resilient showbiz career, another danger appeared on the horizon in the form of that purebred Hollywood golden retriever Gwyneth Paltrow, who’s turned up in a Democrat-sponsored PSA with an angular bob that could slice deli meat and a get-out-the-vote message for expat American voters.

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By Miguel, August 8, 2008 at 2:59 am Link to this comment
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nrobi needs a reality check. It does not matter wheather you vote or note. The outcome has already been decided. It matters not who is in office, it is our masters (Corporate masters, the wealthy and powerful few and the Zionest Jews) that control events in the US. NOT THE AMERICAN PEOPLE.
If Americans really wanted to ‘take back America’ they would dump both political parties and seek new respresentation. Representation that is committed to honoring the Constitution and towards working for the American people!
Though that’ll never happen. Most Americans are too fat, lazy and stupid to know and take action to make real change in America and create nation that it never was.

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By guacamaya, August 8, 2008 at 12:38 am Link to this comment

Who ever becomes President will make no difference. Obama is starting to sound more and more like Bush. He now intends to turn Afghanistan into another Iraq and has changed his mind on drilling for oil in the US. In other democracies the amount of money that can be donated to a party is only about $10,000. US candidates are not given millions of dollars for nothing ..... payback time comes later. It’s big money that decides who runs America and it’s citizens can only vote on the 2 they have bought with their millions of dollars. It’s a myth that the US is a true democracy.

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By yellowbird2525, August 7, 2008 at 11:13 am Link to this comment

you mention having a candidate worth your vote: interestingly; in this SUPPOSEDLY FREE country, which it is NOT, and the news media hipla over China’s censorship is based exactly on the same tactics the FDA uses:; Clinton’s campaign manager stated NO media time will be given to ANY other candidate or parties OTHER than dem & reps; WHAT? Clinton started this Media take over by Corp’s & censorship when in office; (Bill); might want to check out and search for journalists killed; to get a CLEAR understanding of why & how so much media is censored folks; Constitution Party, & others are out there; they are given NO coverage & most folks are not even aware that there ARE other folks running; Lou Dobbs who wrote the book War on the American Dream (& citizens) is running; CONSIDER THIS CAREFULLY: have you EVER once heard a LIE from Gov? if so, WHY are we “presented” 2 candidates only; TOLD to “consider” their charactoristics carefully & CHOOSE which is best? WHEN: ta da! BOTH reagen & Bush have stated with others: “I am told what to say”; Nancy said it was easy: we were BRIEFED on WHAT TO SAY on everything; if Ronnie forgot, I coached him;” SO: who is ACTUALLY RUNNING the USA? Does THIS excuse BUSH? NO NO NO! But THINK when you are “deciding” how to cast your vote: me thinketh something stinketh!

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By tourist, August 7, 2008 at 10:47 am Link to this comment
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McBuyme has proven time and again that he is an airhead who has no idea about economics and computers. No wonder that Hollywood bimbos bash him so easily.

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By Patriot, August 7, 2008 at 10:02 am Link to this comment
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Yes, it’s the most important election in American (and the world’s) history, but nonetheless, since the votes will NOT be counted (but rather, compiled by electronic vote-stealing machines), the election is already over.  And, yes, you guessed it, McSame has “won.”  Everything going on now in the corporate media (“news”) coverage of the “election” is nothing more than providing backstory for the sheeple so they can more easily swallow Obama “losing” after being FAR ahead in public sentiment (not necessarily the “polls” which are no doubt faked). 

Be on the lookout for the leading memes of the coporate elite: “People say they are not racist, but when they get in the “voting” booth, they will “vote” against their self-interest and for a fascist police state;” and “McCain’s mistakes of being shot down in Vietnam and being wrong on the Iraq “war” qualify him much more than Obama, who hasn’t made these errors, with respect to keeping us safe;” and “Americans really like a stupid man who can barely speak—who is more like them than the uppity black man who is so eloquent, because they would enjoy having a beer (a budweiser of course) with an idiot over being concerned about the end of their way of life—which is the idiot’s agenda.”

Summary: Americans are very stupid taken on average, but, BUT, they are not THAT stupid.  HOWEVER, they can easily be made to believe that OTHERS, their neighbors, etc., ARE that stupid.  See the difference?  This is what worked in 2004 when the “election” was given to bush by the “voting” machines when it was very clear that Kerry won.  Of course Kerry was in on the deal as he had $50 million still in his campaign coffers AFTER the election, he went on vacation during the height of the campaign season while the Swift Boat Liars for Bush spread their manure, and he swiftly conceded in the face of extremely obvious and pervasive election fraud in the police state of Ohio (for which several have been sent to jail since and more are on the way).

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By since1492, August 7, 2008 at 8:59 am Link to this comment

Give me a candidate worth my vote and I’ll do it.
Hoa binh

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By ecnav, August 7, 2008 at 6:43 am Link to this comment

Ah, excuse me Uncle Sam but, where’s my proof of purchase ... a receipt for this transaction ... a record of my vote! How else can I audit whether or not my vote has been correctly applied; that it counts?

I strongly propose that every vote - no matter where and how it’s made - is matched to a transaction identifier. Kind of demystifies the whole process, doesn’t it? Now we’ll have ‘accountability’.

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By samosamo, August 6, 2008 at 2:50 pm Link to this comment

Other than the money to be paid for doing these ads for the profit of the corporate media, it seems hard to believe this is happening. I guess the ‘entertainment value’ is part and parcel also. And the weakened republican nomination for president where there appears to be little substansive abliity to get a ball rolling for their hopes.

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By DALE FULLER, August 6, 2008 at 11:59 am Link to this comment
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This only works if you remember your address from (in my case) 38 years ago. Which I do not. Too bad.

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By Moad Dib, August 6, 2008 at 6:31 am Link to this comment
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As an expat, I’ve voted many-a-time via mail-in ballot. Unfortunately, the only time an absentee ballot is actually counted is when an election is close and the number of ballots could swing the election in favor of either candidate. Otherwise, the expense and effort to count them is far greater than what many election departments are willing to spend. Especially now with many municipalities nearly broke, the expense of counting ballots could pretty well put them in the red. This diminishes the effect absentee ballots have on the election.

Perhaps, if the Democrats do gain the White House and Legislature, they might be inclined to lump all expat voters into a single overseas voting block giving our votes more clout and greater say.

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By thebeerdoctor, August 6, 2008 at 5:55 am Link to this comment

re: nrobi

Are we going to elect a hawk, or a dove?

Perhaps it might be more accurate say the choice is between a hawk with his talons out and a hawk with his talons tucked in.

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By Purple Girl, August 6, 2008 at 4:51 am Link to this comment

Funny the Voters Registratio drives are being barred from entering VA hospitals. The fact is that such Hopitals MUST have a Social Worker if over 100 patients (LTC).this designee is RESPONSIBLE for the Residents Rights- which includes Voting.Therefore If their patients/residents are asked if they would like a Absentee ballot the Social worker and th efacility our out of Compliance. anyone who has a family member in these facilities should check toassure their loved ones’ Rights are being observed. If they have not been given the opportunity to request, and have not been assisted in this Report the facility and the Social Worker to the Ombudsmen.If the facility is found to be out of compliance -fines and citations can be issued. If th eSocial worker is Licensed- they could be Reviewed, or lose their license. This Also Holds True for Geriatric Residents in Long Term Care.If they have a guardian due to mental deficency they may not- due to court determined incompetency, but all others have the Right.
Also Dependent on the State those who are not incarcerated for crimes can register to vote- even felons! Michigan is one of these states- and it has become obvious these citizens who have ‘Paid their dues’ are being intentionally misinformed.
But this is only the first step in assuring this Election is not Rigged. Purging of voter lists must be Stopped, it has already been proven the system dumps names without cause. End Diebolds stranglehold and ‘error’ ridden calculation-SCAMtrons use. Assure enough ballots are available, and enough areas for voting. Hold not only the Sec of State legally/Criminally responsible for any voter suppression related to their mismanagement of this MOST important right.Convict a few Sec of States of Elction tampering,fraud, dereliction of duty and watch Election Reform return to the forefront as a National issue.

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By VietnamVet, August 6, 2008 at 4:24 am Link to this comment

Yep, I voted against Mr. Bush in the last presidential election and will do the same this time….from here in Spain. I have lived here during almost all of Mr. Bush’s tenure in the White House and witnessed the gradual destruction of American society from afar. The lies, corruption, warmongering, destruction of the Constitution, and the list goes on and on…is mind boggling to say the least. Expats…VOTE! We need to clean this garbage out of the White House this time around. Just keep in mind that Mr. McCain has voted for Mr. Bush’s policies 95 percent of the time…he has admitted it himself. We do not need four more years of Bush!

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By nrobi, August 6, 2008 at 3:13 am Link to this comment

Another reason for not voting bites the dust. 
Almost any excuse will do, but now there are provisions for American citizens who live and work abroad to vote in the presidential elections. These people do not get to vote in the local and state elections but they do have the right to vote in the presidential election. 
Everyone, no matter where, if they are of voting age should vote. Example, a friend of mine, said the other day, that he was not voting because Obama was unpatriotic for removing the flag from his campaign plane and would not salute the flag.
On the other hand he would not vote for McCain, because of the long and checkered past that McCain has, remember the Keating Five scandal, and many other reasons.
This is the reason that the elite can without revolution, take over our government and run it as they please. Consider Duhhhhhhyba, the reason he was elected, was that five people got to vote twice during his first election.
We, the people, need as close to 100% participation in the coming election, even if you only vote for the presidential part of the ballot.
People, this is the most important election in the history of the US since the Vietnam conflict. Are we going to elect a hawk, or a dove? Someone who will run roughshod over the world with our military, or are we going to elect someone, for whom the rule of law means something?  Someone for whom the idea of talking to an enemy is not foreign, who will make every effort at reconciliation, before resorting to the use of military might?
One would hope that there are enough people in the US and abroad, to change the course of the US and make it a land of the free and a home of the brave, those men and women, who choose the military as a job and lifestyle. 
We all need to vote even those who will not vote for Sen. Obama, because your vote does count and if you do not use it, eventually you will lose the right to elect the government that runs this country.

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