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‘SNL’ Alumna Victoria Jackson Says Obama’s a Communist

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Posted on Mar 26, 2010
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What happened to bubbly blond Victoria Jackson after her run on “Saturday Night Live”? Well, for her latest act she’s become a tea party demonstrator and she thinks the president’s a communist. “I watch Glenn Beck, and he has taught me well,” she tells Fox News’ Steve Doocy, adding, “Progressive is the new word for communist.”  —KA

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By CEE, October 9, 2010 at 10:47 am Link to this comment
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Even ingnorant Americans would not allow an immediate communist acting government… that is why “leaders” try to ease their way into such methods.

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By Chris, September 25, 2010 at 8:26 am Link to this comment
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Communist? Nah! States own/control business under communism (a form of socialism). What, however, would you call it when a state controls output of a business but allows the private sector to retain ownership? Like the government owning the controlling interests in AIG, GM, or Chrysler?
That, ladies and gentlemen, was President Obama experimenting with fascism, Hitler’s “third way.”
On healthcare?
If the US government forces insurance companies out of business by mandating they cover people they can’t afford (fascism), and the government takes over (owns) the healthcare industry as a result of insurance companies failing (socialism), then that will make our “not so bright” girl here technically correct.
Sucks, huh?

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By HelenWheels, March 31, 2010 at 11:17 am Link to this comment
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Ha ha ha ha ha!!! That woman must have brain damage.

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By Taylor, March 29, 2010 at 4:46 pm Link to this comment
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I worked with Victoria Jackson on a sitcom 12 years ago, and a lot of us were
surprised by how she legitimately didn’t seem to be very bright or all there.  The
Victoria Jackson “act” isn’t an act, folks, it’s pretty much who she is for real. The
first time I saw her spouting off on Fox I thought,  are they kidding?  She’s as
dumb as a post.  Couldn’t they find ANYONE better to fill that space?  Every time I
see her on Fox I just shake my head in disbelief that she has been elevated to the
level that she has.

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By Samson, March 29, 2010 at 11:07 am Link to this comment

Who’s Victoria Jackson?  Never heard of her before.

Of course, I stopped watching SNL back when people like Chevy Chase, John Belushi, Eddie Murphy and Steve Martin left the show.  smile

But still, does anyone really think that many Americans are going to listen to this unknown lady?

Beware of the Democratic Party’s politics of fear.  You’ll see a lot of it this year since they can’t campaign on their achievements in giving the people ‘CHANGE’ and ‘HOPE’ like they promised.  So, expect lots of stories about tea-baggers and Sarah Palin. 

That’s their campaign of fear to try to con the people into voting for this pro-war, pro-wall-street party again.

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By purplewolf, March 28, 2010 at 10:17 am Link to this comment

Blond jokes were created for the likes of all the Victoria Jacksons and Ann Coulters of the world.

So Obama is a communist. The word communist is based off the word commune. Anyone remember the hippie movements of the 60’s? They lived in communes, thus they lived in a world of communism. No one was better than anyone else all was considered an equal. Where as one person may excel in one talent another person was successful at something else and when all came together and combined their talents for the benefit of all a community was formed. Just as one person is not an island that can succeed totally by them self on their own with a very few exceptions, people basically need each other in order to survive. Don’t we have communities right now here in America? I am not rich money wise, but I try to help my neighbors when I can by seeing to it that the elderly have a meal to eat when they can no longer do it for themselves and their children don’t check on their family,their snow is cleared and that if something seems amiss I check on their well being. According to the tea party people that is communist. So be it. I would rather be called that than to ignore the welfare of others. This does not mean I am there 24/7 spying on them as the T.P. thinks that government is total control of the lives of the people. And I bet these are the same people who want to deny women the rights to their own bodies in reproductive matters that the Repugs feel it is their duty to control along with the fundy fringe.

The mindset of those yelling communist, fascist etc… when asked if they know the meaning of what they protest are often at a loss of words or else give an answer that has nothing to do with the asked question. They are ignorant and since their minds are closed it is often impossible to show they the err of their thinking and what reality is. How sad a world it would be if all the people out there had the attitude of “me only and perhaps my immediate family,” let the others fend for themselves. For a country the claims they were founded on “Christian Values,” we that have lived in Indian country know what the true meaning of those values are first hand and there is nothing good from what was and still is experienced for those in the C.V. crowd. That group, if they looked truthfully at past history would see that they are a group of liars, greedy, underhanded, thieving, bullying, murdering self-righteous people. Is this what their God/Jesus would approve of?

Fascism is when the corporations basically run the government,which under Bush run amok. Government made rules(mostly Bush) in the middle of the night always excluding the demos to put into law programs taking more of your rights away, yet no one said much then. Look at the latest Supreme Court ruling. Bush made it well known he wanted to turn America into a dictatorship, even talked of it at one of the State of the Union addresses and where were the T.P. people then?

If by chance the next election is stolen by the other side for the 3rd time expect the remainder of the good paying jobs to leave America,services to dwindle to nothing, taxes to remain or go up for the military to keep the sheeple in their places. That is the desire and mindset of the Repugs. Then lets see how the T.P. howls.

I’ve seen Glenn Beck, my question is where is his designer straight jacket and how many hours a day is he let out of the sanitarium?
And how many jobs did the uber rich McCains create with all their Bush tax breaks-they(Cindy) sold her beer company top a foreign country and took our jobs away, along withmany of the other rich and their tax breaks.

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By Beltwaylaid, March 27, 2010 at 8:19 pm Link to this comment
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Glen Beck…. Airhead Educator of the Year.  The
prize…. a Mad Hatter top hat for his next Tea Party
appearance.

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By IchliebeSie, March 27, 2010 at 4:36 pm Link to this comment
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May I make a suggestion to Victoria Jackson?

She needs to research Karl Marx and read some of his writings.  It appears that she does not know much of communism.  So far, President Obama has not demonstrated communism to me, certainly not with economics.

A communist government would not tolerate banks begging them for money at tax payer expense.  On the contary, a communist government would simply take over the bank under its control. 

A communist government would not create a mandatory insurance law - indeed “insurance” would no longer be required.  Instead, a communist government would raise the tax rate sufficient enough for every citizen to be covered - with wealthy people paying the most.

Politicians in a communist government would never in a million years be beholden to millionaires and/or be influenced by corporations in making its decisions.  Rather, a communist government would run the society ITS way with no outside interference.

My advice to you, Victoria Jackson, is to relax.  I do not predict the USA becoming a nation based on communism anytime soon.

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By robert puglia, March 27, 2010 at 9:45 am Link to this comment
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she’s shy, on television. kinda cute.
i quake at the specter of her intellectual prowess.
we need people like sarah palin who are honest.
i fear the power of her passion.

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By doublestandards/glasshouses, March 27, 2010 at 9:25 am Link to this comment
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She is acting.  This is obviously a joke.  SNL has infiltrated the Tea Party.

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By bogi666, March 27, 2010 at 7:49 am Link to this comment
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Gmonst, the tactics which you decribe about the Beck goon crowd is mindlessness and is the result of a dumbed down society engineered into ignorance and illiteracy by the government. Mindlessness is the inability to discern between fact and thoughts.Beck recites his thoughts with propaganda and recites this to his audience. Americans are so dumbed down to the point that they can’t even discern their own thoughts from facts that they take on Beck thoughts as their own facts. Anyone who even admits to being influenced by what Beck and his ilk recite takes mindlessness to another degree, let’s call it mindlessness to the 4th power. Mindlfulness is a skill that needs to be taught and people need to realize that first their own thoughts cannot be construed as fact without examination which should be part of an educational curriculum, something that will not happen in this country because the self absorbed power elite don’t want a population who know about and are capable of doing mindfulness in their decision making. Just look at the TV ads, the televagelists and government spokespeople whom treat their audiences with scorn, derision and insulting arrogance practicing mindlessness with the televangelist then begging their abused audiences for money and the mindlessness congregations give them money.

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By Samson, March 27, 2010 at 7:48 am Link to this comment

Just goes to show that most Americans are so poorly educated and blasted with propaganda that they wouldn’t know what a communist if they met one.

Yes blond lady, its the goal of every communist to give a trillion dollars to wall street bankers.  You can read Marx to find that out.  The goal of Marx’s followers was always to find a way to funnel the money from workers, collected by taxes, off to the wall street bankers.

At least we should be able to get another round of blond jokes out of this one.

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By CaptRon, March 26, 2010 at 10:41 pm Link to this comment

I’m not worried too much here. I know she was reading from a script because she couldn’t remember her lines on SNL. It’s nice to know she stays in dumb blonde character all of her life.

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By heavyrunner, March 26, 2010 at 6:34 pm Link to this comment

Wall Street invests trillions in the Chinese economy so they can benefit from communist slave labor and both U.S. major parties look the other way and sign on, especially the Republicans.  This drives a huge number of Americans out of work and guts the union movement world wide.  It’s very hard to compete with Wall Street money combined with slave labor.

And the U.S. media giants cooperate and fail to even mention that communist slave labor is replacing the American middle class with a new depression.

The air head blond this article is about is just what the corrupt media is looking for in terms of the brainpower they want to see in all journalists.

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By Juanjo, March 26, 2010 at 5:40 pm Link to this comment

just And I thought her retarded act was that…
Of course Obama is communist and Victoria never swallowed.
And the guy who called Obama fascist, never bit a pillow.
Shall we continue playing who’s more idiot or shall we go throw bricks and cut gas lines at some innocent family somewhere?

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By ofersince72, March 26, 2010 at 5:07 pm Link to this comment

So what TD,  we all know he isn’t communist,

      he supports fascism..

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By Commune115, March 26, 2010 at 4:53 pm Link to this comment

I wish Obama were a Communist! At least we would have had REAL healthcare reform!

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By Gmonst, March 26, 2010 at 4:17 pm Link to this comment

The tea party movement seems to be long on anger and rhetoric.  Yet, short on precision, vision, and clarity.  They are riled up about Obama, but don’t seem to really be very clear as to why. 

I am often left with the impression the dislike of Obama came first and the searching for reasons to justify disliking Obama second.  I just don’t know how else to explain the weak arguments they use.  If one has to suspend reality, change the meaning of words, and engage in hyperbole just to make an argument, the argument isn’t strong.  Calling a pro-business, pro-corporation politician a communist doesn’t make it so.  Show me some concrete examples of how Obama has expressed a desire to put all private property and means of production in the hands of the government.  Perhaps most in the movement don’t even know enough to make the distinction. 

The biggest problem though seems to be that the tea party is unclear on what they want politically other than getting rid of Obama.  What is the tea party answer to health care?  What is the tea party answer to the war in Afghanistan?  What is the tea party solution to the loss of jobs? 

There seems to be an underlying philosophy that government is inherently bad, that all problems are to be handled individually.  Avoid free-loaders at any cost.  Well there are serious consequences for society from such a self-centered philosophy.  Like it or not we live in society and that requires a certain degree of cooperation between its members for it to function.  The idea that any cooperation in the form of a government is somehow bad seems to me to be a very destructive philosophy.  A philosophy which if followed will lead to very serious consequences for all members of society.  People seem to forget that government is nothing more than a collective way of dealing with problems which affect everyone.

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By Hulk2008, March 26, 2010 at 3:52 pm Link to this comment

Victoria is very deep into evangelical christianity - she really does try and she seems truly genuine in her feelings. 

Problem is that she also has the mental acumen of a golden retriever.  When she went from SNL to the Tea Parties, the average of IQ in both leaped to new heights.

And, by the way, To “call me Roy”:
Under the new administration “Gitmo jihadi recidivism” is basically non-existent .... namely because the new administration has not been releasing Gitmo detainees.  Those released were done by the Bush admin - including the top two Alk Qaeda directing the Taliban in Iraq.  So much for using Glen Beck as your information “source”.

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By A bit of sanity, March 26, 2010 at 3:48 pm Link to this comment
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This is too funny! 

Just evidence that those who listen to Beck and other “crazies” are simply crazy themselves. 

Gave me a good laugh . . . if Victoria Jackson is a spokes person for the tea baggers—you have a lot to be concerned about. 

You are all nuts!

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By ardee, March 26, 2010 at 3:19 pm Link to this comment

err call me Roy, I bet folks call you something else behind your back….

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By call me roy, March 26, 2010 at 2:54 pm Link to this comment

Victoria, you were right, dear, it nevers ends:

A President Obama administration official, speaking to a group of reporters, characterized the Fort Hood shooting as “an act of terrorism,” the first time an administration official has used that term in describing the massacre. Asked repeatedly about the relationship between Hasan and extremists in Yemen, the administration official declined to make that direct link.
President Obama spoke at Georgetown University on April 15, 2209 and Georgetown University says it covered over the monogram “IHS”—symbolizing the name of Jesus Christ—because it was inscribed on a pediment on the stage where President Obama spoke at the university on Tuesday and the White House had asked Georgetown to cover up all signs and symbols there.

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By call me roy, March 26, 2010 at 2:51 pm Link to this comment

Victoria, theres more info here:

President Obama appoints Daniel Kurtzer, State Department Official who blamed the Israeli response to terror attacks for “the radicalization of those Palestinians to violence”. He does not characterize the perpetrators as terrorists but as “guerillas”. accepts a false premise: that the Palestinian problem is the core of the conflict in the Middle East.
President Obama appoints DHS Secretary Janet Napolitano. Beginning with her embrace of the impotent euphemism “man-caused disasters” to the hit job on conservatives and veterans that she was forced to apologize for, to her assertion that crossing the border illegally, “isn’t a crime per se”, to her claim that 9/11 terrorists came in through the Canadian border.
President Obama appoints John Holdren as Science Advisor. In 1977 Dr. Holdren and his colleagues Paul and Anne Ehrlich published the book Ecoscience. In it, Holdren and his co-authors endorse the serious consideration of radical measures to reduce the human population. The measures include: • People who “contribute to social deterioration” (i.e. undesirables) “can be required by law to exercise reproductive responsibility.” 
President Obama stuns Christian leaders by having an ornament of the image of Communist Chairman Mao hanging on the White House Christmas tree.
President Obama’s key financial backer, George Soros has made clear his goal to break the close bonds between America and Israel. Soros is a funder of the ICG through his Open Society Institute; Other members of the Board include Zbigniew Brzezinski (whose anti-Israel credentials are impeccable) and Wesley Clark (who called US support for Israel during the Hezbollah War a “serious mistake”.
President Obama appoints Eric Holder, Attorney General who has been busy with H.R. 2159, the Disarming American Citizens Act allowing anti-gun Attorney General Eric Holder to revoke the Second Amendment rights of ANY American he chooses based on pure “suspicion”; A new so-called “Assault Weapons” Ban, H.R. 45, the “Catch-All” Obama Gun Control Bill, and The U.N.’s so-called “Small Arms Treaty,” which would confiscate and destroy ALL “unauthorized” civilian firearms and set the stage for INTERNATIONAL gun confiscation.

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By call me roy, March 26, 2010 at 2:49 pm Link to this comment

Victoria, how could you say something like that, Oh wait, whats this:
In one years time:
We have the three Navy SEALs who face assault charges for capturing one of the most wanted terrorists in Iraq. Why?
President Obama appoints muslim envoy Rashad Hussain to Islamic Bloc. Rashad Hussain admitted Friday to once defending a man who later pleaded guilty to conspiring to aid a terrorist group—an admission that contradicts earlier claims from the White House that the quotes had been mistakenly attributed to Hussain.
President Obama appoints Ron Bloom, Manufacturing Czar who loves Communist Chairman Mao.
President Obama appoints Anita Dunn, White House Communication Director who loves Communist Chairman Mao.
President Obama appoints Valerie Jarrett who recruits Van Jones who loves Communist Chairman Mao.
President Obama appoints John Brennan, National Security Deputy who thinks Gitmo jihadi recidivism is “not that bad.”
President Obama appoints Rob Malley, Foreign Policy Advisor whose Camp David propaganda has also become fodder for Palestinians, Arab rejectionists, and anti-Israel activists across the world.
President Obama appoints and gives The Medal of Freedom to Mary Robinson, an enemy of Israel AND the host and mastermind of the Durban Conference (anti-Semitic, anti-Israel). By bestowing of the Medal of Freedom on Mary Robinson it is a slap in the face to the pro-Israel community.

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