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Ferguson Fizzles
National Review Online, by Charles C.W. Cooke

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Posted By:MissMolly, 8/30/2014 5:14:41 AM

During the Great Depression, the Communist scribes at the Daily Worker were forever assuring the more skeptical among their colleagues that the heroic spark was near. Having read about a “small riot somewhere in rural Minnesota,” Whittaker Chambers recorded in Witness, Robert Minor started shouting about “the beginning of the American revolution.” If the paper wished to capitalize upon dissatisfaction and spin it into insurrection and change, Minor proposed, it would need the staff to keep an eye out for the tell-tale sign and, then, to “play it up big.” Over the past month, the events in Ferguson, Mo., have played

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Twinkle93, 8/30/2014 5:48:22 AM     (No. 9986859)

How about that August is a slow news month and the media thinks they have to report something. Just review past August´s.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Policom, 8/30/2014 6:30:54 AM     (No. 9986869)

I´m sure the media could think up lots of stories for a slow news month such as----How many times Obama has praised the American People rather than beat them down. How many tees he´s broken on the golf course this month. How many times he´s lied this month. Does he really wear "mom jeans" Etc.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: pineledger, 8/30/2014 6:50:36 AM     (No. 9986880)

...especially when the outrage is fake.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Udanja99, 8/30/2014 7:41:36 AM     (No. 9986912)

It´s hard to keep the media narrative going when decent citizens can see for themselves that there is no real outrage, but only a bunch of gimmedats looking to get more free stuff and destroying their own neighborhoods. The narrative goes further south when those who burned down the businesses start complaining about not having anywhere nearby to shop and demand that tax payers rebuild for them, "or else". And then there´s the truth trickling out about the Gentle Giant, the latest of which is a possible arrest for a gang related second degree murder.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: uno, 8/30/2014 8:06:44 AM     (No. 9986936)

So the real lesson of Ferguson should be to point out and highlight the glaring pattern of exploitation on the part of this administration. When you see the lengths they will go to insert themselves and direct their lap-dog, ring-kissing, knee-pad, talking-points-obedient media to promote the BIG LIE in this situation and others it should put to bed any doubts there may have been with Trayvon Martin! In both cases they tried to make them out as little boy saints. I have no doubt that this is the politics of division at work here on the part of communist radicals who will stop at nothing to foment controversy, unrest and violence to divide and conquer in their continuing effort to weaken the United States both internally and externally any way they can. Pay no attention to what they say, look at what they do. We first saw it with Henry Louis Gates Jr. screaming “Racism” at the top of his lungs for a 100% fabricated incident that was so obvious it was laughable. The next chapter in this particular horrible nightmare will be their attempt to destroy Darrin´s marriage, finances, reputation and life in general to reinforce their BIG LIE, simply because someone who did his job and defended himself just happened to be White. At the end of the day all about racism, even if they have to fabricate it any way possible! And with that I have no doubt that the Carney s still have their communist worker posters hanging in their kitchen...

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Reply 6 - Posted by: papasparky, 8/30/2014 8:16:34 AM     (No. 9986942)

Sadly, I must admit I´m deeply disappointed that civilization is returning to Ferguson. I was so sure that the White mobs were just being polite and allowing the Blacks to go first.

I was certain the citizens "just knew" that Officer Derrron Wilson has been or was going to be "railroaded" into charges of hunting down and wantonly killing that "gentle giant" of a teenager who was just getting some cigars to take to his poor infirm grandmother.

I was waiting for these aggrieved persons to take to the streets and burn down the local news paper, the local TV station, and then loot the local Walmart of all the school supplies their children were entitled to before starting back to class to learn more about how the Black people had been exploited ever since slavery.

Apparently when the Blacks ran out of gas (pun intended) and the MSM packed up and left, the followers of Officer Wilson decided it was a bad idea. Since their were no cameras to spread their discontent beyond the city limits they stayed home. /tic /sarc

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Freeloader, 8/30/2014 8:31:11 AM     (No. 9986950)

"Mine eyes have seen the glory...Of the coming of The Lord...He is trampling out the vintage...Where the grapes of wrath are stored...His truth is marching on..."

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Lawsy0, 8/30/2014 8:32:21 AM     (No. 9986952)

Occupy Wall Street ´´staffers´´ got tired of the Missouri heat and humidity. Ta-ta for now. See you all at the next extended riot.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Ida Lou Pino, 8/30/2014 8:45:45 AM     (No. 9986967)

The denouement is always the same - - -

• Young, invincible thug makes the mistake of picking on a guy who has a gun.

• Young, invincible thug winds up dead in the street.

• Leftist media and "community organizers" concoct hagiography of young thug.

• Facts emerge which reveal what he was - - just another young thug.

• Narrative is swept down the memory hole.

But - - you won´t have to hold your breath very long - - the same old same-old will pretty soon be happening again.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: congar, 8/30/2014 9:04:56 AM     (No. 9986993)

I guess the free liquor ran out.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: lakerman1, 8/30/2014 9:18:37 AM     (No. 9987004)

megan Kelly last night did a review of the case, and in an otherwise good job, dropped the ball when she interviewed Dr. Baden, who did the second autopsy on Michael the archangel.
When Baden and his non M.D. assistant held the press conference, Baden let the assistant do most of the talking. And the assistant held open the possibility that the shot to the head came from behind. Baden last night made it clear that the shot came from the front, but the scummy lawyers at the press conference immediately said that the shot came from behind. ANd Baden and his assistant did not correct that statement..

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Namma, 8/30/2014 9:24:21 AM     (No. 9987013)

Furguson fizzles because the truth is being told.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: pineledger, 8/30/2014 9:30:22 AM     (No. 9987028)

Did Baden finally admit that only 4 bullets struck the Gentle Giant -- that there were 2 reentry wounds?

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Rinktum, 8/30/2014 9:32:13 AM     (No. 9987032)

The race baiters are always willing to travel to any destination to gin up unrest. They are ever present to stir the pot but do not want to address the real problems in the black community. On the other hand, where are the black leaders who understand the problems and are willing to go into those communities and speak truthfully to these young people. They could be of great influence if they would make it a priority to come together with other successful black leaders and make a real effort to change lives. They know the way out of the ghetto life and it would be effective.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: bpl40, 8/30/2014 9:36:17 AM     (No. 9987037)

In the long run, truth always emerges. Here, happily, it was not very long. Let us brace ourselves for the next outrage. For surely, there will be one or more.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: rustycfc, 8/30/2014 10:01:39 AM     (No. 9987055)

shot in front or shot in the back,it got another thug off the streets.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: nevernaught, 8/30/2014 10:28:16 AM     (No. 9987088)

Of course it fizzled, there was actually a video of a 300 pound criminal stealing from a store and abusing an employee who was trying to stop him.

Then a policeman shot this this 300 pound fool when he charged him and who wouldn´t stop after repeated warnings.

Then all the race hustlers came to town and tried to get the population to riot. Nice touch, except the race hustlers are boring, irritating and you can´t understand a word they say. This is Obamas America.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: eoddad, 8/30/2014 10:35:51 AM     (No. 9987098)

After the MSM presented inflammatory coverage night after night, as mobs demanded the lynching of the Police Officer, and all the so called Civil Rights Grievance committee members (Sharpton, Jackson, Ogaltree and the NAACP) proved they do not believe in the Rule of Law and that a suspect (?) is innocent until proven innocent.

Now the poll comes out and Americans are not buying the Gentle Mike story.

The story fizzles because the White House was not getting the polling they wanted, it was hurting them.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: zbogwan2, 8/30/2014 10:53:27 AM     (No. 9987129)

Ambiguity does not national outrage make, nor can effective political conversations be scripted by know-nothings:Obama, Hillary, Sharpton, Gov. Nixon, Rev. Jackson and Ogletree.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: bluefindad, 8/30/2014 10:55:55 AM     (No. 9987136)

At least this served to expose the governor of Missouri as the Shallow, self-serving political hack that he is.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: Persecutor2, 8/30/2014 10:58:23 AM     (No. 9987140)

I think Ida is on to something. And eoddad too.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: Pros7767, 8/30/2014 11:09:53 AM     (No. 9987160)

The White House kept this going as long as it could, hoping it would spread to other cities like it did in the late 60´s. When that didn´t happen, it needed to be shut down because the American public is disgusted by the behavior of its fellow minority citizens.

In WH speak, it was bad optics.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: Cat Ballou, 8/30/2014 11:11:40 AM     (No. 9987161)

And how much have we heard about this almost parallel story from Utah.
http://nation.foxnews.com/2014/08/26/ferguson-attack-utah-escapes-media-notice-race-bias-seen

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Reply 24 - Posted by: T-Bubba, 8/30/2014 11:26:29 AM     (No. 9987181)

I guess all of us racist racists are too doggone racist to grasp the fact that Saint Bigmike´s promising career was cut short by a racist police officer´s racist bullets.

That Saint Bigmike´s career was one of undisguised, brazen, violent, predatory crime matters not at all to us racist racists.

If we racist racists were only less racist, perhaps we racist racists would understand that, underneath all of the beatings, stealing, intimidation and violence perpetrated by Saint Bigmike and Saint Trayvon lay the purity, goodness and godliness of Saint Bigmike and Saint Trayvon.

Shame on us racist racists.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: killerbee, 8/30/2014 11:49:22 AM     (No. 9987223)

Honestly? I think there has to be video out there of the whole thing. Everything gets videotaped these days and I think there´s proof of everything the police said happened.

Now that doesn´t mean whoever took it (like that girl who said she started recording after Brown was lying in the street ... right) didn´t erase parts of it in order to keep the narrative safe. But Ferguson was a loser for the administration in all kinds of optics, so it´s not surprising they´re throwing other things at the wall to distract once again.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: strike3, 8/30/2014 12:14:13 PM     (No. 9987266)

Everybody in the neighborhood now has a new flat screen. No need to protest now that they can all be home watching hoops. Michael who?

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Reply 27 - Posted by: StuartL, 8/30/2014 12:39:00 PM     (No. 9987298)

#7 -- You left out the most germane line -- "He hath loosed the fateful lightning / of His terrible swift sword..." -- which in this context can be taken any number of ways.

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Reply 28 - Posted by: billkoch, 8/30/2014 1:28:36 PM     (No. 9987361)

Nothing left to steal.


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Reply 29 - Posted by: belwhatter, 8/30/2014 3:09:04 PM     (No. 9987457)

Just another media agenda cafuffle coming to a close.

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Reply 30 - Posted by: Heraclitus, 8/30/2014 3:48:50 PM     (No. 9987489)

wait until the trial...

The day that Reason is found among the so-called Black Leadership, then we will see real change in the lives of "their" people, for the benefit of all of us, one nation.

Until then, these despicable people enjoy death and destruction, mayhem and degradation. They DO NOT care about their people, despite their demagogueries and rioting.

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Reply 31 - Posted by: cat2, 8/30/2014 7:34:33 PM     (No. 9987666)

Have heard the main stream media intone several times that everything calmed down in Ferguson when Eric Holder made a pit stop there. Seems to me that everything calmed down in Ferguson when the video of the store robbery was released and when we heard about the police officer´s damaged eye socket.

It was Holder´s DOJ that refused to release the store video earlier -- when it might have prevented the riots altogether. Did DOJ and the White House want the riots? Who paid for the bus and plane tickets for the outside agitators (or should I say carpet baggers) who were the worst of the rioters? I´m just sayin´ . . .

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In a speech in Boston, First Lady Michelle Obama left behind talk of exercise and school lunches, exchanging it all for bald politics by claiming that under her husband the US economy is now better off "by almost every economic measure." The First Lady appeared at the Strand Theater Friday to stump for Martha Coakley´s campaign for Governor of Massachusetts. Coakley needs help badly, as even in blue, blue Massachusetts, the race between Democrat Coakley and Republican Charlie Baker is essentially a toss up. In her remarks, Obama pushed the President´s newest campaign line that he has saved the economy based on

United Airlines Flight 998 From Brussels
To Newark Liberty Met By Hazmat CDC
Officials – Liberian Father and Daughter*

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Conservative Treehouse, by Sundance    Original Article
Posted By: galloglass- 10/4/2014 3:00:31 PM     Post Reply
Ladies and Gentlemen: Please secure your trays tables and seats into their upright and locked positions, along with any vomit or other Potentially Infectious Materials for our flight staff to pick up as we prepare for arrival to our final destination”…. “And, as always, the staff of United Flight 998 would like to thank you for remaining calm as we transport the Ebola virus to a destination near you”. NEW YORK - A United Airilines flight from Brussels was met by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention officials today at Newark Liberty International Airport after a passenger on board believed to be from Liberia exhibited possible signs of

Meghan McCain on Secret
Service: ´I hated all of them´

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The Hill (Washington DC), by Judy Kurtz    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 10/3/2014 12:30:44 AM     Post Reply
Meghan McCain joined the dog pile on the Secret Service this week, saying she’s had “nothing but horrible experiences" with the agency and likening the agents to “glorified mall cops.” The 29-year-old author and television personality, who is also the daughter of former GOP presidential candidate Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.), opened up on Pivot’s “TakePart Live” about some of her interactions with the Secret Service. "I have nothing but horrible experiences with the Secret Service,” McCain said. “One of my friends called them glorified mall cops and I don´t think that´s terribly far off. I found them cliquey. I hated

Some Blacks See Secret Service
as Flawed Shield for the President

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New York Times, by Peter Baker    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 10/3/2014 12:16:43 PM     Post Reply
WASHINGTON — Representative Elijah E. Cummings of Maryland was at the grocery store the other day when he ran into an elderly black woman who expressed growing concern about President Obama’s safety. Why, she asked, wasn’t he being better protected by his Secret Service agents? The furor that led to this week’s resignation of the director of the Secret Service resonated deeply among blacks, outraged that those supposed to be guarding the first black president were somehow falling down on the job — and suspicious even without evidence that it may be deliberate. “It is something that is widespread in

White House says it has
Ebola virus under control

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The Hill [Washington, DC], by Sarah Ferris    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 10/3/2014 6:55:38 PM     Post Reply
Top White House officials on Friday worked to reassure the American public that the national response to Ebola is under control. Leaders of the country’s health, defense and military branches stressed that they are taking the right steps to contain the spread of the deadly virus, which was first diagnosed in the U.S. on Tuesday. Top White House officials on Friday worked to reassure the American public that the national response to Ebola is under control. Leaders of the country’s health, defense and military branches stressed that they are taking the right steps to contain the spread of the deadly virus, which


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