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All Tweet, No Action
Weekly Standard, by William Kristol

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Posted By:StormCnter, 5/11/2014 4:53:45 AM

"Nigerian girls inspire international action,” reads the headline on the front page of the May 7 Washington Post. But nowhere in the story will you learn of any action actually being taken to rescue the 276 Nigerian girls abducted over three weeks ago by the Islamic terror group Boko Haram. You find reports of “an international uproar” and “a growing outcry,” of comments by President Barack Obama and phone calls by Secretary of State John Kerry, of warnings by U.N. officials, of a letter from all 20 female U.S. senators, which, according to one signer, “is the beginning of sending

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Theophilous Meatyard III, 5/11/2014 5:26:12 AM     (No. 9844228)

Who is concerned that people like Ayaan Hirsi Ali are being prevented from speaking out against coward terrorist thugs kidnapping school girls, like being "disgracefully disinvited by Brandeis..." as Kristol writes at the end of this piece? Conservatives, and certainly not liberal liars and hypocrites like PIAPS.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: DW626, 5/11/2014 7:43:36 AM     (No. 9844272)

How soon before the Hollywood leftists all start donning ribbons or some other ridiculous accessory?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: bigfatslob, 5/11/2014 7:54:27 AM     (No. 9844281)

Pass out the arm bands.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Clover, 5/11/2014 7:58:02 AM     (No. 9844284)

While we are assisting Nigeria, how about going to another foreign country.....Mexico....and rescue our people in their jails?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: southernboy, 5/11/2014 8:38:14 AM     (No. 9844316)

FTA: “...In sum, you find what you so often find when you observe modern liberalism: “the sorry spectacle of justice without a sword or of justice unable to use the sword.”…”

Don’t forget…liberals are against weapons or anything looking like a weapon. Big Talk without a stick has never worked very well. Roosevelt?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: nightvision, 5/11/2014 9:00:38 AM     (No. 9844341)

Ace of Spades blogger said it best:

"Hashtag Activism: For Moral Preening without all the Exertion and Bother of Moral Action"

http://minx.cc/?post=349067

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Reply 7 - Posted by: strike3, 5/11/2014 9:04:04 AM     (No. 9844345)

I truly hope that these girls have a safe outcome but maybe what the world needs to finally condemn Islam is an outrageous tragedy. Apparently 9/11/01 was not evil enough for the muslim appeasers that run our country and many others.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: ArtieC, 5/11/2014 9:06:42 AM     (No. 9844349)

All I can say is Boko Haram better watch out. They´re trending on Twitter and Michelle Obama has a hashtag and a stern look. Next thing you know they´ll be getting down twinkles. Just sayin´.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Ida Lou Pino, 5/11/2014 9:16:02 AM     (No. 9844363)

Oh - - but tweeting makes them feeeeeeel so goooooood.

Gee - - look at me - - here with all these swell people. I caaaaaaare!

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Stryker714, 5/11/2014 10:31:05 AM     (No. 9844462)

Yeah that Obama he has a pen and a phone, see? He is a man who gets things done, yes sir, as in: jobs, finding Benghazi attackers, finding the missing Malaysian airliner, stopping Putin, etc.

No way Obama risks any, ahem, political capital, US resources. Too many things could go wrong, would go wrong, were he involved. Obama to Val: "Yep that´s bad, super-duper bad. ´ hope they find ´em".

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Tall Oak, 5/11/2014 11:11:18 AM     (No. 9844503)

The left makes it sound like they want “our girls” back by any means at our disposal. However, if one of the members of Boko Haram were to be apprehended and knew where the girls are being held, how would they view waterboarding as one of those means? They advocate killing and possibly maiming as acceptable, while condemning the illusion of pending death as torture.

Hypothetical questions are often responded to with dishonest answers that depict that they would take the high road, but reality, when tested, will reveal the truth of one’s conscience.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Wetlandz, 5/11/2014 12:40:23 PM     (No. 9844613)

We look incredibly asinine as a nation.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: jeffkinnh, 5/11/2014 12:47:53 PM     (No. 9844622)

Liberals: Vainglorius tweeters

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Reply 14 - Posted by: shamus, 5/11/2014 1:02:35 PM     (No. 9844633)

Obama Doctrine: Tweet softly and carry a golf stick.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: ruready?, 5/11/2014 1:12:44 PM     (No. 9844645)

All Tweet, no feet.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Smart11344, 5/11/2014 2:58:52 PM     (No. 9844723)

#Tweeting Is For Twits. I´m disgusted by any company or celebrity or politician who wants me to follow them on Twitter. Does anyone have anything but a virtual life now?

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Reply 17 - Posted by: hoosiergirl71, 5/11/2014 3:10:55 PM     (No. 9844742)

Agree with #5 but would add that Justice in name only is no Justice at all.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: JediJerry, 5/11/2014 9:39:53 PM     (No. 9845049)

Those Nigerian girls don´t have iPhone 5S´s or Twitter or Instagram accounts and they aren´t on Facebook. They don´t have iTunes accounts, or watch American Idol. They don´t get disgusting school lunches or bus rides to and from school. They don´t get food stamps like their single mom´s. They don´t have a dad that is in prison or a drug dealing gang banger brother. They are not getting subsidized health care insurance. They don´t drive a Prius or shop at H&M or Forever 21. They don´t know who Beyonce or Pink is. They have never been to a Katy Perry concert. They aren´t Americans. So they don´t matter much to our American First Family who has no concept of their situation right now. All they are doing is things that make them feel good about themselves and minimize their guilt for being completely powerless to do anything to save them from their torturers. What WE can do is pray to God for a miracle for those little girls. How about if the Commander in Chief ask for volunteers from the Navy Seals, or Army Rangers or Marines, and Air Force to form a special rescue team to find them and rescue them and see how many red blooded American heros step up. That won´t ever happen. Instead of planning a rescue mission, the Oh´s are planning their next vacation. #bitememisterpresident

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Reply 19 - Posted by: steveW, 5/12/2014 12:58:39 AM     (No. 9845155)

There are no greater enablers of Islamic jihad than morally preening American "progressives". Their "care" "concern" and shrill demands for "diversity" and "tolerance" (all as defined by morally preening "progressives") are ambrosia for the forces of Islamic supremacy. They´d rather lose their cellphones (no more selfies!?) than actually do anything concrete to resist the jihad against the West. And when anyone actually strikes back against jihad (hello W, hello Israel) these Hashtag Heroes are the first to denounce it, in the strongest and most unreasonable terms (see: Guantanamo). Kidnapped Nigerian girls merely give these terror-enablers some temporary cover - before we know it, they´ll be back to banning Hirsi Ali and Condi Rice.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: MeiDei, 5/12/2014 2:40:50 AM     (No. 9845186)

Love the Hash Tag Hero designation (!) ....& while they type & preen their concern for the girls (not a bad concern) do they condone the abuse of the boys because I don´t see any outcries in that area and it is disturbing to say the least.

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