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Ear to the Ground

Rep. Massa: ‘Rahm Emanuel Is Son of the Devil’s Spawn’

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Posted on Mar 8, 2010
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Rep. Eric Massa isn’t about to leave Capitol Hill without firing zingers at a couple prominent Democratic peers while he’s at it. The New York congressman, who officially resigned Monday amid charges that he’d sexually harassed a male staffer, made no effort to contain his disdain for White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel and House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer during a lively interview Sunday on a radio station in New York state. Massa’s media spree will apparently continue after his departure, as he’s slated to show up on Glenn Beck’s show Tuesday.  —KA

The New York Daily News:

Massa, who maintains he’s leaving Congress because of cancer, took to local radio station WKPQ Sunday and ripped into his party repeatedly, accusing leaders of forcing him out because he opposes health care reform.

He had special scorn for House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer and White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel, who helped get Massa elected.

“Rahm Emanuel is son of the devil’s spawn,” he said. “He is an individual who would sell his mother to get a vote. He would strap his children to the front end of a steam locomotive.”

Massa alleges that Emanuel ripped into him a number of times over votes, including in the House shower.

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By ofersince72, May 27, 2010 at 5:13 pm Link to this comment

I hate to keep being the cynic , but to those of you
that still believe that the democrat party can be fixed
from within, look at these numbers

today 80-18….Senators voted not to put a time table
on withdrawal from Afghan.
the Kucinach vote about two months ago in House
356-65
some of the 18, such as schumer, and a few others only
took that side because it was safe, same in the house

you can’t in your lifetime overcome these odds by trying
to elect progressives to Capitol Hill in the Dem Party.
It is impossible.
The fastest way is to administer euthanasia to the
Dem Party and start over,  don’t vote at all for them.
So repubs get back for awhile, it won’t be any more
damage than what the Dems are doing right now , and when
we come back, the party will be cleansed.

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By Don Diego, March 10, 2010 at 10:58 am Link to this comment
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Ain’t no fighting in Djbouti. My son is stationed there. SomaliLand—not Somalia —is
on Djbouti’s eAstern border.

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By Katy, March 10, 2010 at 6:59 am Link to this comment
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@ Sinbad
Rahm killed no one directly.  He lubricated axles & such for his service.  That is productive, needful but not valorous.  So in a real conflict I don’t know, if he has the guts to put his balls on the line.  He is a cutthroat politician, but to actually stand up & fight?

You scare me.  There is a Jew hiding behind me (says the rock) kill him.  Keep calling all Jews, Zionists.  First the Jews then the Christians. I don’t like living in fear. No telling what I might do even I don’t know.

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By Katy, March 10, 2010 at 6:03 am Link to this comment
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So Massa is gay & he worked with General Wesley Clarke, Presidential contender.
Anyone wonder why Clarke was removed from command during the Clinton era?  There are only 4 reasons.

1.  Massive f__k-up (You can’t get the job done).  People die, You don’t accomplish mission,...
2.  Command climate like the Navy Captains who was just relieved (i.e. Boss from Hell)
3.  You steal or embezzle funds
4.  Sexual malfeasance

We didn’t here about the 1st 2.  I always wondered about the last 2. Now I think we know.

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By ofersince72, March 9, 2010 at 9:13 pm Link to this comment

According to my little cspany book

born 9/16/59
naval acedemy grad 1981
USN   1981-2001   retired military
congressional aid religion not stated

1st term NY 29th district
serves on Agriculture, armed services , homeland
security
phone 202-225-3161
fax   202-226-6599

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By Arabian Sinbad, March 9, 2010 at 7:27 pm Link to this comment

I don’t know much about Eric Massa. However, just thinking about the accusations of his pervert sexuality sends shivers down my spine.

But his words about Rahm Emanuel as being the “son of the devil’s spawn,” might have some truth to it. This might be a case of a devil knowing his pal devil very well.

Since I heard about the appointment of Rahm Emanuel as the Chief of Staff at the White House, I lost faith in Obama and regretted the support an enthusiasm I showed him during the presidential campaign.

For those who don’t know much about Rahm Emanuel, here’s a biographical sketch. He is a Zionist holding the dual nationality of Israeli and American. He once served in the terrorist army of Israel, and only an Omniscient God would know how many innocent Palestinians he killed during his terrorist-military career. His father was a member of one of the early Zionist terrorist organizations that founded Israel through the force of terrorism.

When I heard about this guy’s appointment to this sensitive position of the real power behind the “throne” of Obama, I thought that this has ushered the age of “up-normal” as being the norm. This occurrence overwhelmed me with a feeling of total despair about the future of America. What I am waiting for next is for the act of Nemesis, the goddess of retribution, who punishes human transgression of the natural, right order of things and the arrogance and immorality that causes it.

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By Robert, March 9, 2010 at 12:17 pm Link to this comment
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Shocking story about Obama’s new enforcer for health care - Norman Bates - exclusive at SPN Headlines:

http://stupidassnews.wordpress.com/2010/03/09/obama-names-new-czar-of-coercion-and-cutlery/

Keep smiling!  grin

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By Rangel shut the Barn Door, March 9, 2010 at 11:18 am Link to this comment
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Nick,

R u hi?  Republicans dominate congress?  Republican ideals don’t even dominate the republican party.  There are some many social climbers that ideals be damned.  Think McCain, Lindsey Graham Collins & others.  The republican party has 7 of the “14 Gangsters” in their midst

Proof.  Chavez is still around.  You know the guy rationing basic humanitarian needs like water & electricity, so he can engage in a weapon build up.  He could upgrade utilities with oil money in short order. I bet he is just crapping his pants that Obama will invade!  Your comeback. We are going to invade for the oil. Unbunch your panties.  We already get the oil. CITGO is controlled by Venezuela.  And Chavez uses the proceeds to support Joseph Patrick Kennedy.  Chavez controls the oil. He hates the U.S.  Obviously Chavez & Joe Kennedy are Republican tools.  Nick pull your head out before it is too late!!!
  I take a guess that you think republicans are warmongers.  Obama just cut F-18, F22 & F35 fighter production.  Where are all those juicy contracts.

Get real!  I told my son not to enlist in the military in case of war.  I told him that in a serious war; there will be higher casualties until the country makes up for the typical neglect of the military, such as training with broomsticks instead of guns prior to WWII.

In charge, then why aren’t we drilling for oil in California, a well known bastion of republicanism with its’ republican senators and republican state legislator.  Oh yeah we we want wind power.  That requires precious metals to reach high efficiencies.  Metals, which are found in China; not so much here.  But don’t drill. Oh no!
  The left runs energy policy & they pretty much have a clean sweep of social policy as well.  We can’t even control our borders or even talk about it without being called racist.  Have fun at the mall, when unsecured borders lead to mall shootings by Al Qaeda. 

Liberals dominate foreign policy talking about 2 wars, Afganinstan & Iraq. Ya right, when many of us know there is also fighting around Djbouti & has been from the start.  When Dems don’t talk about it I know that they either ignorant or don’t care.  now they are finally talking about it.  Yemen is right across the water from Djbouti.  Yay, Dems get it (maybe) 9 years later (almost a whole decade).

Dems are so myopically focused on Iraq & Afganistan along with the whorish media (Dan Rather et al) that we have problems in the Magreb that they are just finding out about.  Don’t worry they are only engaged in biological warfare research there.

Oh you have an out. Just say nothing I said makes any sense. 

Have fun, I can move; you have to stay here & take it.

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By NickZedd, March 9, 2010 at 10:11 am Link to this comment

Steny Hoyer is House MINORITY leader.
Republicans are always in the minority in the real world.
It’s only in Congress that they dominate both parties, thanks to corporate funding, spineless democrats and “blue dog” traitors.

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By Terrell, March 9, 2010 at 9:07 am Link to this comment
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Smash mouth politics.  Massa could drop off the edge of the earth tomorrow, but there will still be blowback.  Sit back & watch.

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By Branches and Sequels, March 9, 2010 at 8:07 am Link to this comment
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Lame, I’ll check this site in a few months. Are you even looking for the secondaries from this incident?

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By browngregbrown, March 9, 2010 at 7:27 am Link to this comment

“Rahm Emanuel is son of the devil’s spawn”

So, tell us something we don’t know

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By DaveE, March 8, 2010 at 6:27 pm Link to this comment
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C’mon, this doesn’t make any sense.  What exactly is a “son of the Devil’s spawn?”  The Devil’s grandson?  That would make the Devil only 50 or 60 years old.  While calling the Chief or Staff a reptile is far too polite,(since Satan was originally translated as “serpent” before the Catholic Church reworked the NT)  let’s at least get our family tree sorted out…..

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By nader paul kucinich gravel mckinney, March 8, 2010 at 4:39 pm Link to this comment
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9/11 is leaking
Whistle Blowers

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By ofersince72, March 8, 2010 at 4:30 pm Link to this comment

Maybe Aliens from Outer Space really have
taken over.!!!!!!

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By gerard, March 8, 2010 at 4:29 pm Link to this comment

So this is the kind of people the MIGC/SCOTUS puts into office with its contributions and influence?

No wonder Europe thinks America has gone crazy.

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