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Fluke-y list for Time mag
Boston Herald, by Michael Graham

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Posted By:StormCnter, 11/28/2012 5:40:44 AM

When I first saw the report that Sandra Fluke was on Time magazine’s “Person Of The Year” short list, I immediately looked for the logo for the online parody newspaper The Onion. Alas, Time is serious — raising the question of whether the magazine itself has finally reached full “parody” status. Then I thought about it. Why does “Sandra Fluke — Person Of The Year” strike me as so ridiculous? Because she’s a 32-year-old woman who’s still in college (“Grade 25,” as humorist Mark Steyn calls it)?

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: cThree, 11/28/2012 6:22:32 AM     (No. 9037057)

And thus a once great institution descends into utter trivia on its way to the recycling bundle.

Mainstream media, Gangnam style.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Spidey, 11/28/2012 6:23:38 AM     (No. 9037062)

I guess to some degree,Obama won with the manufactured war on women in which Fluke was a major player. Unfortunately is was Limbaugh who escalated this hapless woman´s profile.

The other side of the coin is republicans did a terrible job fighting back against the left´s assertions,especially Romney.Not even mentioned in all this is Obama using Obamacare and tax dollars to buy off a certain % of the female vote.

If republicans proposed using Obamacare to improve men´s health issues,they would have been laughed off the planet.

White (heterosexual) men are almost completely roped off from a whole range of government bennies because they supposedly capitalize on white privilege and therefore aren´t entitled to government help. I´m sure quite a few are in disability but they probably paid into it also.

White privilege is another liberal myth created by the poverty pimps to increase the notion that others are economically and socially oppressed. The truth is whites have more ambition and know how and that´s how they get ahead.

White people get turned down for jobs,loans,credit cards etc. all the time because of historical profiles the same standards apply to others.

I mean there´s no question that housing redlining was and still is in practice to some degree but it´s to protect the integrity of home values and neighborhood blight. Detroit didn´t turn into a basketcase overnight,it took years for it to happen.

Liberals are among the biggest white flighters in the country and even when they´re stuck in near urban areas,they send their kids to private schools.Even so they´re real big on neighborhood diversity with is code for blockbusting.What is the actual tangible benefit to having diverse neighborhoods? Actually nothing but a metric for liberals to pat themselves on their backs


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Reply 3 - Posted by: suedotsue, 11/28/2012 6:59:35 AM     (No. 9037104)

The name Rush Limbaugh is the only reason anyone´s heard the name Sandra Fluke.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Aunt Agnes, 11/28/2012 7:51:47 AM     (No. 9037149)

Poster #2 gets it right. "Liberals are among the biggest white flighters" - my own lib brother & SIL had to move from a city neighborhood that was being taken over by noisy illegals living three families to a house. SIL was afraid of the newcomers & they moved to a semi-rural area, that while safe, has no close-by ammenities. She complains constantly, but when she preaches about the superiority of BO and his dem policies, she always praises "diversity!" loudly and proudly. I´ve never met a lib who wasn´t an unembarrassed hypocrite.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Gartrell Bibberts, 11/28/2012 8:02:00 AM     (No. 9037154)

I have nominated Time Magazine for "Pimp of the Year". Cover story to be "juicy".

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Reply 6 - Posted by: john56, 11/28/2012 8:02:54 AM     (No. 9037156)

Trouble is, on this one, Rush was right.

Not only is she one, she´s cheap, ´cause she doesn´t want to use her future $160K salary to pay for her $9 a month pills.

That´s the job of some poor slob in flyover country.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: LouD, 11/28/2012 8:29:58 AM     (No. 9037206)

And, @4, your SIL will bring her liberal friends (who are all talk when it come down to backing up what they claim) to that semi-rural area, and make it a high-tax haven for wealthy libs, just as has happened in Vermont and New Hampshire, among other states. It´s what they do.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: usmc2489, 11/28/2012 8:37:44 AM     (No. 9037218)

This has to be some sort of "Fluke", Right???

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Reply 9 - Posted by: aasilver, 11/28/2012 9:35:20 AM     (No. 9037320)

I hope she wins.

That would be the final nail in the coffin of what was once a news magazine.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: rarebear, 11/28/2012 9:38:50 AM     (No. 9037325)

Time "Person of the Year"? Oh, please. That´s about as meaningful as the Nobel "Peace Prize". It´s a political statement, nothing more. So, give yourself a pat on the back, Kitten. It´s about as praiseworthy as a degree in "Transgender Studies".

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Reply 11 - Posted by: usmc2489, 11/28/2012 9:43:42 AM     (No. 9037334)

"Fluke - parasitic worm - worm that is parasitic on the intestines of vertebrates especially roundworms and tapeworms and flukes."

Sounds about right for her, who wants the taxpayer to pay for her birth control. One of the 47% crowd.


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Reply 12 - Posted by: Chuzzles, 11/28/2012 9:45:44 AM     (No. 9037338)

Just when Time has reached the bottom of the barrel its, ´Oh lookie here! We found a new level.´ They must be almost to China by now.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: MsZzroyal, 11/28/2012 12:16:44 PM     (No. 9037649)

Why do I have to pay for her hobby?

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Reply 14 - Posted by: mickturn, 11/28/2012 12:21:16 PM     (No. 9037656)

So, let me get this straight direct from the Libs at Time...all women are now judged as to how big a slut they are...talk about a WAR on WOMEN!

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Reply 15 - Posted by: MsZzroyal, 11/28/2012 2:46:06 PM     (No. 9037891)

May be she should have made sure it was written into her scholarship that she would receive free birth control pill and/or the morning after pill, from the University.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: zoidberg, 11/28/2012 3:27:03 PM     (No. 9037985)

To paraphrase the Chambers Brothers, Time is Done Today.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: beca, 11/29/2012 5:07:36 AM     (No. 9038801)

you know they will pick obama....flukkiieeee had her 15......now time RETIRE THIS RAG

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