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    Tag: Record Eagle

    The Arcane Voice of Kerry '04 Granholm '06 and Obama '08 Doth Saith

    By Corinthian Scales, Section News
    Posted on Sun Dec 15, 2013 at 09:41:52 AM EST
    Tags: Twitiots, Postagegate, Biography, Dennis Lennox, Basket case vs. Closet case, RINO's, Progressives, Eugenics, Bill Milliken, John Kerry, Jennifer Granholm, B. Hussein Obama, EPA, Helen Milliken, Margret Sanger, Planned Parenthood, Ardesta, Abortion, Stem Cell Research, MEDC, Rick Snyder, The Flim-Flam Man, U of M cronies, Kevyn Orr, TARP, LIBOR scandal, Jones Day, NERD Fund, Rich Baird, Obama Donors, Detroit, Transparency, Michigan, Record Eagle, Editorials, Abuse Of Soy Ink, Fish Wrap, Damned Rules, RNC, Unapologetically Right, #WAR, Internet is Forever, Mr. 36%, One Term Nerd (all tags)

    The ongoing bleat from the lunatic of many convictions, presented without further delay, the entrenched homophile Twitiot.

    Former #Michigan Gov. William Milliken joins Gov. @OneToughNerd in condemning #RNC's Dave Agema record-eagle.com/opinion/x12212... #MIGOP #GOP #MIGov

    Some reminders of history, lest they be repeated, obviously need reflection:

    1969-1982:  William G. Milliken.  Thirteen years in Office.  Environmental extremist.  Chummy chum chum's with perhaps the most corrupt Mayor of Detroit ever.  But, it was smart of 'ol milquetoast Willy, that was his voting base.  Kerry backer... Granholm backer... Obama backer... As Paul Ryan would say about Newt Gingrich, "With friends like him..."  How this twaddling old tool still keeps calling himself a Republican is beyond disgusting.

    Helen Milliken a proud eugenicist?  You betchya!  Not supposed to mention such atrocities... Shhhhhhhhh!  And, how can one forget...

    Omitted: Made Jim Blanchard Look Appealing to Voters

    Now, wayward, petty, and pedantic child, you carry on with that polarizing the MI-GOP into obsolescence.

    I stand with Dave.

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    Rants And Obsession

    By JGillman, Section News
    Posted on Thu Jan 17, 2013 at 03:12:16 PM EST
    Tags: Michigan, Editorials, Record Eagle, Fish Wrap, Planned Parenthood, Baby Killing, Gays, Progressivism, Margaret Sanger, Eugenics, Abortion, Abuse Of Soy Ink, Public Service, Planned Publishing (all tags)

    NEVER be afraid to state your case.  Know your mission, and do it well. - Reposted from MTTM because it needs attention.

    - - -

    Clearly the Traverse City Record Eagle editors have "Gillman on the mind".

    Nearly a full month out from the last commission meeting attended, their editorial writers attack once more.

    The Editorial: "Gillman's rant shows his true colors" begins as a few others do; laced with hate, and front loaded with hyperbole:

    "Former Grand Traverse County Commissioner Jason Gillman has always had an interesting take on public policy issues. Often factually wrong, or lacking perspective or just plain biased, but interesting."

    As if using the word "interesting" alongside their claims of factual incorrectness or my perceived personal shortcomings allows them to escape the obvious slight to character from the start.  Certainly framing one as a crazy uncle, or blathering idiot, makes it easier to libel freely with barrels of ink in the following paragraphs.

    (4 comments, 1883 words in story) Full Story

    A Message To Our Legislators - Beware False Choices

    Editorial Bias And Purposeful Omission

    By JGillman, Section News
    Posted on Sun Jul 31, 2011 at 11:32:32 AM EST
    Tags: Howard Walker, Wayne Schmidt, Governor Snyder, Thraverse City, Record Eagle, News Papers, Omission, Michigan, Freedom to Work, FTW, RTW, Right-To-Work, Legislators, Representatives (all tags)

    ~ Reposted From MTTM ~

    Is there, or not?

    As many here may know, Michigan is one of the bluest of blue states in the country.  Historically, Right-To-Work has been talked about and immediately dismissed as improbable, if not impossible for Michigan, as it has been dominated by the political left, and a history of powerful unions.

    The most recent election changing the legislature, judiciary, and executive branch to Republican held institutions has given hope to some UAW union members who started a grass roots effort for right to work in Michigan.  Given the new political make-up of Michigan's elected offices, it would appear that the time is nigh for such a move.

    The political nature of support and intimidation by unions in some cases, leads to a certain reticence amongst legislators who might otherwise be seen as an automatic yea vote on such issues.  To offer support for those who might not be as comfortable taking a stand, it was thought that perhaps support from the local populations through the local governments would be helpful.  A resolution was drawn up and brought before the county commission in Grand Traverse County first on July 6th and then for a final vote on July 27th.

    continued below

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    The Traverse City Neck Tie

    By JGillman, Section News
    Posted on Fri Apr 29, 2011 at 11:29:47 AM EST
    Tags: Traverse City, Michigan, Record Eagle, Neck Tie, Editorial Abuse, Racism, Birthers, Agenda Driven Drivel (all tags)

    The record eagle wears its own tolerance of free speech and disagreement  like the dirty underpants of a failed drunken ship's captain.

    The editorial today equating the birthers to racists crosses the line  from responsible editorial opinion to unoriginal baiting and an attempt  to stifle discussion.  In its editorial "parsing the subtext of the  racist birther conspiracy" Traverse City Record Eagle editorial staff  has again used the "R" word to label those who hold a differing view  from their own.  The paper has called those who questioned the effort of  Obama to hide his birth certificate for the last three years, outright  racists.

    The editorial starts off:

    It's time to recognize the "birther" conspiracy wingnuts for what they are.
    They're racists.
    There is no other explanation for the circus sideshow that's been going on since the inception of the Obama administration.

    The start of this editorial is mild compared to the continuing ignorant vitriol designed to merely stifle free speech and offer an extreme leftist worldview of conservatives and those who's only crime is to want to verify that the man who was elected president in 2008 is actually legal to occupy that office.  Continuing:
    The birthers ... just can't stand the fact that a man  born to a white mother and a black father could ever succeed ...After  all black people - even those of mixed race - are lazy and dumb, goes the real birther subtext.
    Regardless of the code words, its all about race. particularly about the  race of one man - the sitting president of the united states.

    ... enough is enough. It's time for the birthers like Trump and Taitz  and their Tea Party sympathizers - and yes even their cowardly fellow  travelers in the party of Lincoln and Fox News - to shut up and slither  away.

    Absolutely incredible.

    ~ more below ~

    (23 comments, 911 words in story) Full Story

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