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Mark Levin to Karl Rove: ´Get
the hell off the stage already,
will you pal?´

Daily Caller, by Jeff Poor

Original Article

Posted By:Donttaxmebro, 11/13/2012 9:32:49 AM

On his Monday radio program, talk show host Mark Levin, author of “Ameritopia: The Unmaking of America,” rejected the notion that the Republican Party should become more moderate to win over voters and blasted several commentators who suggested otherwise. Levin added that the so-called Republican “consultant class” — including MSNBC analyst and former John McCain adviser Steve Schmidt — should be required to disclose how much they’re being paid before they’re allowed to try to steer the party. “This consultant class, ladies and gentlemen, is very, very dangerous,” Levin said. “And all this money you contribute to the campaigns
Headline resplit by staff

With the ways things went in that last election, the Great One is right that the GOP is in need in a bad way of some new leadership.


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Loretta, 11/13/2012 9:42:15 AM     (No. 9010955)

Go Mark you tell them and give them Hell!
Tired of these has been faces and Dick Morris, too.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: RightShoe, 11/13/2012 9:52:23 AM     (No. 9010977)

Two failures in a row.

I second this.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Mr. Know-It-All, 11/13/2012 9:59:18 AM     (No. 9011002)


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Reply 4 - Posted by: montanabound, 11/13/2012 9:59:59 AM     (No. 9011007)

Right on, Mark!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: globalwarmer, 11/13/2012 10:05:09 AM     (No. 9011031)

...and take Steve Schmidt with you.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Not your typical New Yorker, 11/13/2012 10:08:32 AM     (No. 9011048)

Rove ain´t going anywhere he´s loading "compassionate moderate Jeb" into the breach.


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Reply 7 - Posted by: loosecannon1, 11/13/2012 10:09:35 AM     (No. 9011052)

Totally agree! If nominating moderates would win us elections, ROMNEY would have won. Sheeeesh.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: ScarletPimpernel, 11/13/2012 10:12:03 AM     (No. 9011066)

Mark is a true patriot. He´s absolutely correct about this, and it´s why I no longer donate to the RNC, only individual candidates. Rove looked utterly ridiculous on election night when OH was lost and he was desperately clinging to the possibility that perhaps the count was wrong. I´d also like to know how much he´s getting paid.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: reilly, 11/13/2012 10:12:27 AM     (No. 9011067)

Out with the trash, loser. Don´t ever come back.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: thelmalou, 11/13/2012 10:14:03 AM     (No. 9011075)

Ditto Mark and all y´all.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: NYbob, 11/13/2012 10:19:24 AM     (No. 9011097)

Does not matter where Rove is. The early polling/organizational efforts and early voting give the DNC all the information they need on how many fraudulent votes to manufacture and where to stuff them. I guess a better Republican candidate and campaign might have done better, but they would have still lost Philadelphia and Cleveland and that means PA and Ohio. No candidate can start out that far behind.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 11/13/2012 10:20:06 AM     (No. 9011099)

Tokyo Rove is laughing is arse off all the way to the bank.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: bella, 11/13/2012 10:21:26 AM     (No. 9011104)

Thank you Mark, they have been around too long.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: TheMotherCO, 11/13/2012 10:23:05 AM     (No. 9011114)

I do not know who levin is, but he is a nothing burger to me. I will take Rove over any other pundit. Maybe levin should show a little class and maybe just shut up about his betters.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: JAN, 11/13/2012 10:23:10 AM     (No. 9011115)

I suppose Levin´s vulgar ranting is designed to win over voters?

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Bad Dog, 11/13/2012 10:25:32 AM     (No. 9011131)

Yay Levin! My hero. He is 100% correct.The GOP ... AND Fox News ... will lose us if they keep ignoring and belittling us.

Elites are elites, regardless of party affiliation. And they all hold We the People in very low regard. It´s all a game tto them.OUR LIVES are just a game to them.

And I´d like my money back on Rove´s book.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: mathman, 11/13/2012 10:28:48 AM     (No. 9011142)

Mark Levin has it right.
It is past time for the "consultants" to be fired.
Where is Trump when we need him?
Rove and Schmidt failed. They called for a candidate who did not feel our pain. Whatever else one thinks of Clinton, he emoted like crazy. Emote, schmooze, get out there and hit folks in their feelings. Romney is a technocrat. Romney is a re-incarnation of Herbert Hoover, and we saw how that worked out.
What do you do with the bearers of bad advice? Replace them.

Let us get some real leaders in the Republican party: how about those who win elections? Is that too radical?

And conservatives win. This is a matter of historic fact.

Either that or let the Republican Party join the Whigs. Let us start a Constitution Party. Bring back the Founding Fathers. Let us do what wins.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: redmom, 11/13/2012 10:30:44 AM     (No. 9011148)

Way to go, Mark! Thank you for saying what so many of us think. We don´t need leaders who are willing to cave at every turn.

Karl Rove is the one who forced ´compassionate conservatism´ down our throats, instead of defending naturally compassionate conservative principles like self reliance, hard work, and freedom.

What is so wrong with encouraging people to go after their dreams, and flee the economic slavery that comes with government dependence?

Trolls reveal themselves so readily.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: Loretta, 11/13/2012 10:31:53 AM     (No. 9011151)

SP sent you some info on Mark Levin via email.
He is a true Conservative.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: King of all trolls, 11/13/2012 10:35:37 AM     (No. 9011169)

Let´s check the score card.
Rove: Bush and son get elected 3x, presided over GOP majority in house and senate
Levin: cheerleader for Santorum, West, Akin, Mourdock, O´Donnell, Palin, Angle, Christie (before he was against him), Mia Love

Yup, Levin should take his own advice.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: velox, 11/13/2012 10:36:29 AM     (No. 9011171)

I hate to see fellow conservatives start pointing fingers. They did nothing wrong.
The dims won due to a changing dumbed down population that got the election close enough for voter fraud to do the rest.
To become more moderate to win, only pushes the USA in the communist direction faster.
If we change anything it should be to win over hispanics and other franchise groups by ideas not gifts.
Otherwise whats the point. Is it better to have a conservative party that is a minority, or is it better to have two left wing parties, one a majority and one a minority. I am a conservative American first and a Republican second.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: Coy860, 11/13/2012 10:42:34 AM     (No. 9011191)

#14. Mark Levin is a true Patriot. He supports the Constitution and is a scholar on the writings of the Founding Fathers.
He live streams at 6pm eastern, Marklevinshow.com why not listen to him for a few days. I learn something new everyday.
Rove is 100% wrong about amnesty being the tipping point with hispanics. They are the largest consumers of gov´t benefits and will always vote for the party that writes their checks. I am leaning toward a mass deportation push, since our gov´t will not enforce our border laws. We cannot reward 20 million illegals with amnesty which will give democrats a permanent majority.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: FL_Absentee_Voter, 11/13/2012 10:57:15 AM     (No. 9011237)

I remember one evening last year, when Levin was on a rant, his beautiful mockery of Rove spoken in overdone Texas drawl: "Bush is great! Bush is great! Everybody else sucks!"


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Reply 24 - Posted by: tisHimself, 11/13/2012 11:11:19 AM     (No. 9011288)

Loyalty to the Bush family will be the end of the republic.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: crabam, 11/13/2012 11:17:49 AM     (No. 9011318)

Rush is the only one with facts and reasoned analysis. The rest like Sean Hannity and Mark Levin are only there to line their own pockets by creating a cause du jour for enraging their listeners and asking them to buy more products and services they don´t need. I only listen to Limbaugh anymore.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: athina, 11/13/2012 11:27:20 AM     (No. 9011358)

Mark needs to speak to his ´brother´ Hannity, who continues to give Rove and Dick Morris air time.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 11/13/2012 11:36:43 AM     (No. 9011379)

I like Mark and Rush and Rove and Morris.

We do not win elections by tossing people out of the party.

We won the last one but had it stolen.

If we only do one thing it must be to create a fool proof electronic voting system.

We MUST do this.

Failing this, nothing else matters.

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Reply 28 - Posted by: tomishere, 11/13/2012 11:42:08 AM     (No. 9011388)

How many conservatives has Mark Levin help elect? It´s easy to be a loudmouth when you are sitting on the sidelines. I believe some of Levins candidates didn´t do well, Akin and Murdock, since they failed shouldn´t he get out of the way. Also how much money has he raised? LOL another loudmouth at the bar.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: RUReadyY3K, 11/13/2012 11:43:07 AM     (No. 9011392)

What would be any value in having a Republican party if it is simply Democrat lite? I also agree that the reason people vote for the Democrats is their push of expanding government services and redistribution of wealth by taxing other people. The majority of people are getting free stuff and want more free stuff. Me, I think entitlements need to be reformed and I´m surprised that the young people don´t see it.

Social Security is not sustainable. My wife and I receive over $33,000 per year in SS payments. I would like to thank the six or eight low earning Obama supporters that are paying my social security.

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Reply 30 - Posted by: Malia2012, 11/13/2012 11:45:20 AM     (No. 9011399)

We may be in the "minority" for the moment, but I agree with #14, #20, and especially #27. When is the eternal circular firing squad going to be disbanded? Personally I am sick and tired of all the attacks on fellow Republicans who disagree with anything some people agree with. IMHO, "Group-think" is not a winning strategy, unless you´re a demonrat.

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Reply 31 - Posted by: TheMotherCO, 11/13/2012 11:52:24 AM     (No. 9011420)

Rove did not recommend amnesty for illegals, he recommended that a certain amount be allowed in to go to school - get an education and then go back to Mexico and teach there. Mark can get the hell off of the stage and quit lying.

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Reply 32 - Posted by: tisHimself, 11/13/2012 12:02:02 PM     (No. 9011456)

Rove--- the guy who made Clinton and Obama possible.

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Reply 33 - Posted by: Rolfnader, 11/13/2012 12:34:37 PM     (No. 9011527)

Karl Rove and Hannity= Mr Peabody and his pet boy, Sherman. I have never been a fan of Karl Rove , have never trusted Morris and hope to be in the same foxhole with the likes of Mark when the SHsTF.

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Reply 34 - Posted by: rational, 11/13/2012 12:45:59 PM     (No. 9011560)

Mark Levin IS the only one who puts his $$ where his mouth is.
He, through Landmark Legal, does yeomans work for all
things conservative.
INMO he is the ONLY with his experience and love for his country that has never wavered in his convictions.
That is why he stuck with Akin and wasn´t a fair weather friend.
Who would support Biden in the democrat party if they threw
him under the bus for every moronic, evil duncelike things
that roll off his tongue daily?? Looks pretty popular among his "sheople" to me.
Long Live Mark Levin!!
The others should get off the stage. Will no longer watch O´Reilly, Morris or Rove again.

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Reply 35 - Posted by: JoElla Bee, 11/13/2012 2:13:03 PM     (No. 9011743)

Mark Levin´s "rant" sounds like a response to the apparently concerted effort to rid the Republican Party of conservatives. Mark Levin is maligned for speaking his mind, and Steve Schmidt is given "a platform for seriousness", as a consultant, while calling for conservatives to be silenced?!?

Kathryn Jean Lopez review of Mark Levin´s book Liberty and Tyranny includes much info about him.



Beginning in 1981, Mark R. Levin served as advisor to several members of President Ronald Reagan´s Cabinet, eventually becoming Associate Director of Presidential Personnel and ultimately Chief of Staff to Attorney General Edwin Meese; Levin also served as Deputy Assistant Secretary for Elementary and Secondary Education at the U.S. Department of Education, and Deputy Solicitor of the U.S. Department of the Interior. He has practiced law in the private sector, and is president of the Landmark Legal Foundation in Leesburg, Virginia. He holds a B.A. from Temple University, where he graduated Phi Beta Kappa and magna cum laude, as well as a J.D. from the Temple University Beasley School of Law.

In 2001, the American Conservative Union named Levin the recipient of the prestigious Ronald Reagan Award.


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Reply 36 - Posted by: TXknitter, 11/13/2012 3:19:20 PM     (No. 9011833)

#34 and #35 BRAVO. I find it funny that as the GOP crashes and buns (again!) old guard Republcans consider Mr. Levin´s blunt truthful analyses "vulgar." OK, you just stick with all those "classy" GOP analysts/strategists/former Bush administration toadies. Steve Schmidt, Nicole Wallace (who had a big hand in helping MSM destroy Sarah), Rove, Andy Card, even Ari Fleischer and Dana Perino. They are all out there sticking up for the old guard who have brought us to this.

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The White House said the US president told his Russian counterpart that Russia’s actions were a violation of Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial integrity. During the hour-long phone call, President Obama urged Russian forces to return to their bases. The White House said it hoped the crisis could be settled diplomatically and urged the Russian and Ukrainian governments to hold direct talks in an effort to find a settlement. The President called for an agreement which would protect the interests of both Ukrainians and ethnic Russians living in Ukraine. This was the second phone call between the two leaders in a

EXCLUSIVE: ´Spoiled´ cheerleader suing
her parents got so drunk on vodka at home
of millionaire attorney paying her fees that
she ´threw up in a sidewalk garbage can´

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Daily Mail [UK], by Will Payne    Original Article
Posted By: earlybird- 3/7/2014 11:04:36 AM     Post Reply
The millionaire attorney funding a ‘spoiled’ cheerleader’s lawsuit against her own parents let the teenager drink in his house, threw ‘alcoholic parties’ and apparently allowed her to have her first drop of booze, according to court documents. When Rachel Canning was a 15-year-old freshman she got so drunk on vodka at Jon Inglesino’s home that she was sick all over the sidewalk and into a garbage can after her dad Sean picked her up for a basketball game. And according to the Canning family, Inglesino’s wife Amy gave Rachel and her friends wine coolers in the back of a limo

´What´s the chance of two ex-Navy SEALs
turning up dead in the same room?´
Family and friends demand U.S. investigation
into mystery ´hookers and heroin´ deaths
on ship made famous by Captain Philips

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Daily Mail [UK], by Paul Thompson    Original Article
Posted By: Attercliffe- 3/7/2014 9:41:30 PM     Post Reply
Disbelieving family and friends of an ex-Navy SEAL who died of an apparent drugs overdose on the ship made famous in the movie Captain Phillips are convinced of a ´cover-up´ and have called for a US investigation into his death, MailOnline can reveal today. The body of Mark Kennedy, a super fit, highly-decorated member of the elite fighting force, was found inside a cabin on the cargo ship Maersk Alabama - the vessel involved in a 2009 hijacking that ended with Somali pirates shot dead by SEALs. Another former SEAL, Jeffrey Reynolds, was found alongside him, also dead from a suspected drug

Iranian student burns himself to death
with Molotov cocktails he had stockpiled
inside his room at Georgia Tech University

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Daily Mail [UK], by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: Attercliffe- 3/7/2014 5:36:35 AM     Post Reply
A Georgia Tech graduate student who set himself on fire while apparently experimenting with bomb-making elements in his apartment last month has died, officials confirmed Thursday. Saamer Akhshabi, an Iranian national, had burns on more than 90 percent of his body following the February 4 explosion in his apartment near the university, where Akhshabi was studying in the College of Computing. [Snip] ´The FBI has relayed that, to date, they have not developed any information or evidence indicating criminal intent in this investigation.´ Law enforcement officials determined that Akhshabi wasn´t a threat to the Georgia Tech community, but it remains

Bill de Blasio suffering
Hollande-like slide in approval

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American Interest, by Walter Russell Mead & Staff    Original Article
Posted By: Hazymac- 3/8/2014 2:12:58 PM     Post Reply
New York City lefty Mayor Bill de Blasio was elected in a landslide with more than 73 percent of the vote last November. Yet after only two months on the job, his approval rating has been cut nearly in half, with only 39 percent of city voters expressing approval of the job he has done so far. (Snip) But this is a brutal start. For a worst-case scenario, consider the rapid slide of President François Hollande—another far-left candidate who swept into office in a landslide. He saw his approval rating crater within months of taking office; it now sits at

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