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´Happy Birthday, Chairman Mao´ —
From CNBC and the New York Times

NewsBusters, by Tom Blumer

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 12/30/2013 10:01:35 PM

The fascination with and excuse-making for long-gone communist dictators responsible for the murders of millions during their reigns is a long-standing phenomenon. Both CNBC and the New York Times continued that hoary tradition last week. Each headlined reports on the 120th anniversary of the birth of Mao Zedong (whose name was written as Mao Tse-Tung until about two decades ago) with "Happy Birthday, Chairman Mao!" headlines. CNBC´s appears after the jump (HT Twitchy; bolds are mine throughout this post): The transcript of the NBC Beijing correspondent´s report and her joyous tone while reciting it are equally nauseous (bolds are mine):

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I shouldn´t be shocked anymore by the behavior of the sick leftists, but I still am. The only thing missing from this article are remarks from Mao lover Anita Dunn.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Texan1stCavDad, 12/30/2013 11:16:28 PM     (No. 9673621)

Communist, Socialists and the libs who support them, I care not from where they come, including the US, have the blood and suffering of millions on their hands.

Yet, in reality, they do not care.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: LAW428, 12/31/2013 12:31:25 AM     (No. 9673650)

Communists are like gods to the MSM.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: JoeDanMedia, 12/31/2013 12:44:28 AM     (No. 9673658)

Unreal----In 2004 the NYT headline was a hell of a lot different...
"A bleak anniversary : Mao the mass murderer"

http://www.nytimes.com/2004/01/09/opinion/09iht-edmirsky_ed3_.html

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Reply 4 - Posted by: snakeoil, 12/31/2013 12:54:19 AM     (No. 9673660)

Always remember Dan Rather´s shocked and pained expression when he reported that the people in Taiwan cheered and chanted that the bandit leader is dead. Know lots of students from "mainland" China. Most of them don´t discuss politics. Was amused when one of them came out on her web page that she was a lesbian and the Chinese government recalled her for reprogramming. Don´t really fear a war between USA and China. Who would they sell their junk to?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: trapper, 12/31/2013 1:01:01 AM     (No. 9673663)

Mao Zedong
and Doe Zedong
and little Lam Zedivey
Obama can Ku Kachoo
Wouldn´t you?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: steveW, 12/31/2013 2:24:26 AM     (No. 9673684)

When "liberals" expose themselves..

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Trigger2, 12/31/2013 4:09:15 AM     (No. 9673708)

If they like Mao so much, why don´t they do our country a favor by closing shop and moving there?

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