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And They Lived Happily Ever After
Hot Air, by Mike Antonucci

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Posted By:StormCnter, 12/5/2012 2:58:14 PM

Today’s big controversy is the cartoon produced by the California Federation of Teachers and narrated by actor Ed Asner. It’s called Tax the rich: An animated fairy tale, and it contains all the wit and charm you would expect from a video produced by a team of CFT apparatchiki. One scene receiving the most attention depicts the rich urinating on the poor during an explanation of trickle-down economics. Get it? Trickle down? (Snip)So rather than scream and rage at CFT and its cartoon, let’s emulate Capt. Lloyd M. Bucher of the USS Pueblo. We paean CFT and its cartoon.

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The video of Captain Bucher will make you smile. Maybe with a tear, though.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Rubinski, 12/5/2012 3:04:35 PM     (No. 9050315)

Having done their job indoctrinating the youth, they are now preparing to make scapegoats of the "wealthy."

All despots need a scapegoat, don´tcha know.



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Reply 2 - Posted by: TheGrandWahzoo, 12/5/2012 3:29:57 PM     (No. 9050340)

It seems the 21st century "wealth" have become the 1930´s "Jew". Coincidence?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: voxpopuli, 12/5/2012 3:31:38 PM     (No. 9050342)

send this to EVERYONE...

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Reply 4 - Posted by: horacer, 12/5/2012 3:41:38 PM     (No. 9050354)

Captain Bucher was a great man. They gave the North Koreans the finger and told them it was a good luck sign. I paean Ed Asner.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: ronnietheK, 12/5/2012 3:51:29 PM     (No. 9050365)

Just pathetic. The left is shameless.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 12/5/2012 4:07:11 PM     (No. 9050390)

Has anyone seen Ed Asner lately? He doesn`t look like he is long for this earth.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: IRC, 12/5/2012 5:40:53 PM     (No. 9050498)

You mean Ed Asner of the Democratic Socialists of America?

THAT Ed Asner?



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Reply 8 - Posted by: iamtinman, 12/5/2012 7:00:09 PM     (No. 9050584)

This fable has been repeated in one form or another for over 100 years from Trotsky to Obama. It has also been wrong for that long!

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Heraclitus, 12/5/2012 8:08:29 PM     (No. 9050658)

Brilliant, #4!

#s 1 and 2, exactly.

I wish someone would do a side-by-side of the NAZI and Soviet propaganda photos with this oh, and with "The Story of Stuff" and "Julia" both of which fit the propaganda format.

Propagandists destroy something, but they always replace with their own special poison.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: kono, 12/5/2012 8:39:13 PM     (No. 9050685)

Pretty supremely sleazy to become famous for playing a TV character known for being erudite and credible... then squander that image as a mouthpiece for Marxist propaganda.

It seems Asner´s advertising career centers on calling it a no-brainer to buy what he´s selling (which is usually some fuzzy-brained Leftist thing like ´green´ solar power from a company that´ll be out of business within a year).

Yeah, Ed -- only people with no brain would follow your real-life advice. You should have stuck with the Lou Grant gig and not projected your own putrid politics onto him.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Trigger2, 12/6/2012 6:15:48 AM     (No. 9051010)

Actually the video shows the teachers union peeing on the taxpayers and gloating over all the gold coins piling up.

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