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Tommy Vietor Comix
American Thinker, by Thomas Lifson

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Posted By:JoniTx, 5/3/2014 9:17:45 AM

The first shock watching the now-notorious “Dude interview” conducted by Bret Baier came when the guest was introduced as “Tommy.” I have to confess that because I share the same given name, I am sensitive to the nuances of its various forms. In my own life, only a handful of people, all of whom have known me for many decades (and most of whom knew me when I was a small child and was addressed that way by my parents), are permitted to call me “Tommy.” That form connotes intimacy, but it also lacks gravity. That’s why I use “Thomas”

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Blue hen1, 5/3/2014 9:29:36 AM     (No. 9834835)

"Dude, what difference does it make?"

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Reply 2 - Posted by: southron, 5/3/2014 9:55:46 AM     (No. 9834855)

To sum up the entire Obama administration - "Don´t send a boy to do a man´s job"

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Mildred, 5/3/2014 10:07:09 AM     (No. 9834876)

´Tommy´ thought this was all a joke or else he actually thought he was important. He behaved like a 5-year old with that smirk on his face. Let´s see, there are quite a few of Obama´s minions who behave that way. Let me count: Obama, holder, those two disastrous spokeswomen, etc. etc.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: PeoplesRepublikNY, 5/3/2014 10:07:41 AM     (No. 9834878)

Yo, bro. Cut Tommy-boy some slack. Because, you know, he was raised up watching, like, Beavis and Butthead. You know?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: MeiDei, 5/3/2014 10:13:28 AM     (No. 9834881)

The boy´s promotion from driving the van to under the bus.....he chose poorly.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: southernboy, 5/3/2014 10:29:00 AM     (No. 9834899)

From some reports of King Putt’s proclivities and the child-like persona of this self-important little tool, I might question his meteoritic rise from van driver to “National Security Council spokesperson.”

I wonder if something else has been in "play."

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Reply 7 - Posted by: earlybird, 5/3/2014 10:35:32 AM     (No. 9834915)

Thomas nails it. I had wondered about that "Tommy" for a long time - he has been cited as a spokesperson throughout the two Obama fiasco ministrations and quoted extensively. Zero gravitas in his name has turned out to be an accurate representation of this child in big boy pants to whom life - the killing of bin Laden, Benghazi, and so forth - has turned out to be the E Ride at Disneyland. Woohoo!!!

The "Dude" quote should go on to quote his characterizing his changing of these talking points (for the secretary to the United Nations´s appearances on five network Sunday morning shows to explain the horror that was Benghazi to the shocked and saddened nation - as "mundane". Something that is done all the time. (Mercifully he did not yawn for emphasis.)

His empty eyes, that flat vacant look, told us a lot, too. Here is a man without a mind OR a soul. A dangerous robot, ready to do the bidding of the guy with the joystick.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: secondtimelucky, 5/3/2014 10:36:05 AM     (No. 9834916)

Tommy can you hear me...

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Doctor P, 5/3/2014 10:50:54 AM     (No. 9834946)

The closest analog is that of a child that kills his parents and demands the court to be lenient as he is an orphan.

It would not have been 2 years ago if the administration had confessed when it occurred. Of course, that was just before the election and THAT could not be tolerated.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: dpizzaman, 5/3/2014 11:00:07 AM     (No. 9834957)

Tommy is the perfect example of why my Dad wouldn´t let us watch "Father Knows Best". That we would turn out to be a Wally.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: kiwikit, 5/3/2014 11:33:14 AM     (No. 9835007)

Wally was on LEAVE IT TO BEAVER not FATHER KNOWS BEST! The latter was pro-family and wonderful.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: joew9, 5/3/2014 11:52:36 AM     (No. 9835037)

Watergate Break in June 17th, 1972.
Nixon resigns Aug 9th, 1974.

Dude, I believe that was actually longer than two years.
And no one was killed.
Nor did anyone report that they got so much as a paper cut.
Hillary Rodham got fired though.
Her behavior back then was more unethical than Nixon´s was even purported to be.

And from what we have seen in the Benghazi affair her ethical behavior has not improved.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: lil dotty, 5/3/2014 12:46:54 PM     (No. 9835108)

Confused by Tommy.....He was thought to be a pinball wizard, no an official Spokesman for our pResident....dude!



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Reply 14 - Posted by: Smart11344, 5/3/2014 1:39:00 PM     (No. 9835172)

Tommy, you Dude, you clearly showed Americans exactly what the Oboger regime is all about. Absolutely NOTHING.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: enuf8, 5/3/2014 2:22:03 PM     (No. 9835215)

The individual responsible for his T.V. makeup did not do a very good job-----It was not blended in to cover his pasty white look or perhaps thousand of freckles. Way to heavy and cut off at the jawline. Looked like he had a rubber mask.

Hopefully he was better at being a van driver than he was as a guest of Bret´s.

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