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  Topic: Blame Jane! Ted Turner´s son running
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Fonda turned his dad into a liberal
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Blame Jane! Ted Turner´s son running
for Congress as a Republican says
Fonda turned his dad into a liberal

Daily Mail [UK], by Snejana Farberov

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Posted By:Attercliffe, 2/23/2013 6:27:19 AM

Teddy Turner wants Republican voters in South Carolina to know that it was actress Jane Fonda who turned his father, billionaire CNN founder Ted Turner, into a tree-hugging liberal. Turner, a 49-year-old high school economics teacher in Charleston, is currently running on a conservative platform for South Carolina´s 1st Congressional District. [Snip]´I was raised in a different time at the Turner household...a very conservative household with capitalism and all of that kind of stuff,´ the younger Turner told Newsmax TV’s The Steve Malzberg Show. The aspiring congressman is running on a platform that includes opposition to taxes

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So he was raised in "a very conservative household with capitalism and all of that kind of stuff."

"All of that kind of stuff."

I cannot vote for a grown man named Teddy who does not articulate very well.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: ROLFnader, 2/23/2013 7:03:55 AM     (No. 9192025)

I suggest that one watch the video( B´ore Reilly interview) included in this article before throwing the lever for Mark Warner or Colbert´s sister.
I´d vote for him in a hearbeat. He seems to have the right ´ stuff´.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: A Balrog of Morgoth, 2/23/2013 8:10:23 AM     (No. 9192122)

I think all the doobies probably had as much to do with turning Ted into a moonbat. He doth love the weed.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Spidey, 2/23/2013 8:12:18 AM     (No. 9192125)

I wonder if this is the same seat Mark sanford in running for? BTW..Eric Erickson of red state supports Sanford despite his marriage foibles.

Old man turner has had plenty of time to rehab himself since him and Fonda split and I haven´t seen any signs of it.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Attercliffe, 2/23/2013 8:36:25 AM     (No. 9192177)

#3, yes it is that seat--Tim Scott´s former seat--and I think that´s who #1 is referring to when he typed Mark Warner. There are sixteen Republican candidates at this point. Sanford represented our district before he ran for Governor and is still well regarded by his former constituents.

While the media gave months of wall-to-wall coverage of Mrs. Sanford as the "victim" in all this, Mark Sanford kept silent after his initial emotional outburst. I haven´t heard how the couple´s four young sons have handled their mother´s innumerable tell-all interviews in print and video and her book, "Staying True".

Stephen Colbert´s sister, btw, is one of two Democrats running and hardly likely to be my choice. If the election were being held today, A and I would vote for Sanford.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Chuzzles, 2/23/2013 8:40:24 AM     (No. 9192182)

He is also an econ teacher OP. I have to wonder how well the lessons are being received by the students.

But I do believe him with regards to Hanoi Jane. She has ruined pretty much every thing she has ever touched.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Aunt Agnes, 2/23/2013 8:43:46 AM     (No. 9192187)

I remember some of Turner´s nuttiness from interviews done back in the early eighties when he was just getting acclaim for his innovation in the cable industry. He came across then like a tacky hillbilly on the make. He unabashedly claimed that his favorite hobby was photographing nude models. He was also at the forefront of some organization which wanted to drastically cut the world´s population - it was a very big proponent of abortion in third world countries. I think he was a liberal long before Jane.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: chicodon, 2/23/2013 9:25:49 AM     (No. 9192262)

I wonder what turned Ted into such an arrogant snob?

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Reply 8 - Posted by: fysammy, 2/23/2013 9:34:26 AM     (No. 9192281)

I know both Teddy and Mark Sanford personally and am supporting Turner.

He is (and always has been) a true conservative; smart,honest and dedicated.

Sanford is a defective retread who has displayed his lack of discretion and is playing on the sympathy vote to get back in to politics.

Nevertheless, this will be a GOP seat.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: jasmine, 2/23/2013 9:39:34 AM     (No. 9192290)

When he was a conservative, Ted senior donated some three million dollars to the Citadel. Despite his unfortunate transformation to liberalism, I´ll always be grateful to him for that, because it´s an amazing institution. The best thing my conservative son ever did for himself was attend the Citadel. It´s one school where conservative thinking is still allowed.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Salt5792, 2/23/2013 10:45:29 AM     (No. 9192382)

Any man would have to be a real wuss to allow a skank like Hanoi Jane to influence his political principles.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: fotomom557, 2/23/2013 11:54:15 AM     (No. 9192474)

As a SC resident .... No Sanford ... no how ... no way!!! He has utterly disqualified himself!

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Reply 12 - Posted by: voxpopuli, 2/23/2013 12:20:51 PM     (No. 9192498)

thanks #8..
(of course now i´ll probably have to look at all you previous postings to make sure you´re not a mole..)s/

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Fysammy, 2/23/2013 12:44:41 PM     (No. 9192529)

#12, been here since the beginning of .

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Fysammy, 2/23/2013 12:45:18 PM     (No. 9192532)

L dot

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Reality, 2/23/2013 1:01:30 PM     (No. 9192546)

Of course Jane is to blame.
Just look at what she did to our war hero (silver star and three purple hearts) secretary of sate Mr J. Fonda Kerry.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Italiano, 2/23/2013 1:16:39 PM     (No. 9192566)

Who made him crazy?

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Reply 17 - Posted by: redwhite&blue2, 2/23/2013 2:24:29 PM     (No. 9192611)

As a Vietnam Vet, I´d like to say that I represent the entire corps of those who served when I say...."Feel my combat boot up your cowardly commie ass, Jane Fonda"!

And you too, Lurch!

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Reply 18 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 2/23/2013 2:36:32 PM     (No. 9192623)

Sorry sonny, your Daddy had become a dyed in the wool liberal before he met up with Hanoi Jane.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: LanieLou, 2/23/2013 10:02:25 PM     (No. 9192962)

From the Citadel, to CNN, then a HS teacher? Noooo... This is a RINO wannabe.

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