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Gloria Steinem calls Texas Gov. Rick
Perry ´dictatorial, unacceptable

Fort Worth Star-Telegram [TX], by Anna M. Tinsley

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Posted By:NorthernDog, 2/4/2013 1:48:17 PM

FORT WORTH, Texas — Feminist icon Gloria Steinem said Gov. Rick Perry has without a doubt created a lasting legacy in Texas. When the state´s longest-serving governor and former GOP presidential candidate signed off on plans to shrink funding for family planning -- and revamped the women´s healthcare program, excluding Planned Parenthood from participating -- his place in history became clear, she said. "He personally will go down in history as an authoritarian -- a dictatorial, unacceptable American," Steinem, 78, told the Star-Telegram on Friday before speaking to a crowd of more than 800


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Knotwyrkin, 2/4/2013 1:49:30 PM     (No. 9157851)

I didn´t know that she had branched off into stand-up comedy...

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Reply 2 - Posted by: drive, 2/4/2013 1:53:35 PM     (No. 9157864)

All the more reason to love Perry

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Reply 3 - Posted by: SheikYerBooty, 2/4/2013 2:01:11 PM     (No. 9157874)

Perry is evil, Texas has no state income tax and a $1.8b budget surplus, Perry wants to give it back to the taxpayers.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Jonr, 2/4/2013 2:01:26 PM     (No. 9157877)

Is she still alive? Really?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Jethro bo, 2/4/2013 2:03:30 PM     (No. 9157881)

Poor Perry. Don´t you just know he is quaking in his Luccheses as we speak.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: calicojack, 2/4/2013 2:06:24 PM     (No. 9157887)

My respect for the Governor just increased.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Reaganite dno, 2/4/2013 2:06:47 PM     (No. 9157888)

Thank you Gov. Perry for standing up for the unborn. As for you Ms. Steinem, I hope that you will be judged most severely, for the massacre of the most innocent, you have helped bring upon America.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: sw penn, 2/4/2013 2:07:31 PM     (No. 9157889)

Gloria and the Governor simply have differing
She wants to kill taxpayers,
he doesn´t!

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Reply 9 - Posted by: LadyVet, 2/4/2013 2:09:01 PM     (No. 9157893)

Has anybody with a sperm count wanted to do this woman in the last 30 years? Birth control and abortion are moot points as far as she is concerned.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: alynnmcw, 2/4/2013 2:09:27 PM     (No. 9157896)

Well I´d say that´s a badge of honor. Wear it in good health Governor!

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Reply 11 - Posted by: clw54, 2/4/2013 2:15:27 PM     (No. 9157907)

People are free to donate to these organizations if they "choose" to. Crowd of 800? $100 each is $80,000.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: dwa, 2/4/2013 2:25:36 PM     (No. 9157933)

Steinem is another has-been woman´s libber who has no credibility since she was totally silent when Bill Clintion was messing around with Lewensky. Typical lib, a total hypocrite. They just don´t know that they don´t matter any more (if they ever did)

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Reply 13 - Posted by: miceal, 2/4/2013 2:27:10 PM     (No. 9157939)

What I´d like to call this old hag would get me banned from LDot....

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Reply 14 - Posted by: SouthSanAntonio, 2/4/2013 2:40:16 PM     (No. 9157965)

Gloria, honey, that might play in New York or Cubafornia. But this is Texas.

A soulless hag like you attacking Governor Perry will probably gain him votes from the undecideds.

She must have done a lot of drugs earlier in her life, because any sense of logic, reason or facts has clearly been errased from her tiny brain...

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Reply 15 - Posted by: paulfromTexas, 2/4/2013 2:44:48 PM     (No. 9157978)

Governors from Texas never go down inthe history books as anything,unless they run for president and win, as they are the most powerless person in the state government.
History needs another Texas governor like a fish needs a bicycle.....so to speak.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Mike PHX, 2/4/2013 2:44:51 PM     (No. 9157979)

There´s only one word to describe "Ms" Steinem.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Penney, 2/4/2013 2:45:08 PM     (No. 9157981)

Might Steinem be remembered in a footnote somewhere for her perverse & profane lefty/lib/statist agenda?

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Reply 18 - Posted by: CEP, 2/4/2013 2:45:27 PM     (No. 9157985)

Gloria you are an unacceptable human as well as an unacceptable American, go live somewhere else you washed up old hippy.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: Bevan, 2/4/2013 3:02:20 PM     (No. 9158016)

So a fish does need a bicycle.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: woodsman, 2/4/2013 3:11:43 PM     (No. 9158033)

Been a while... eh Gloria?

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Reply 21 - Posted by: annie xango, 2/4/2013 3:14:00 PM     (No. 9158046)

struggling for some relevance...give it up Glor!!!!!

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Reply 22 - Posted by: Calvinesq, 2/4/2013 3:27:24 PM     (No. 9158073)

... because he´s a man.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: Kowgirl, 2/4/2013 3:28:03 PM     (No. 9158074)

Gloria, sweetie, your sell-by date expired a long time ago.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: skedaddle, 2/4/2013 3:29:03 PM     (No. 9158080)

I would vote for Steinem as an "unacceptable American" and I bet a few others would vote with me. I´m so glad she´s 78 because it means I will get to live some years of my life with her out of the picture.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: rpool, 2/4/2013 3:45:19 PM     (No. 9158114)

In Fort Worth, eh? Well shoot on over to Billy Bob´s tonight, Gloria, then come back tomorrow with a list of people there that give a rat´s what you think - about anything.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: killerbee, 2/4/2013 3:59:02 PM     (No. 9158150)

Unacceptable? Look in the mirror, hag.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: 4Justice, 2/4/2013 4:45:40 PM     (No. 9158254)

Thank goodness she is 78... now when are the rest of the losers from the 60s and 70s going to put one foot in the grave and the other on a banana peel?? While there were still some good times back then, all those weirdos came out of the woodwork back then and now most of them control our society. We need to get rid of all the old hippies, radical feminists, and other leftist nutcases who just won´t fade away. They already destroyed our society--what more do they want??

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Reply 28 - Posted by: mickturn, 2/4/2013 5:01:48 PM     (No. 9158309)

The chief Fema-Nazi has spoken.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: TXknitter, 2/4/2013 5:01:51 PM     (No. 9158311)

I have found the gut instinct of so many of these "feminists" is a hatred of any male with testosterone. So, duh, they don´t like Perry. A badge of HONOR, Governor!!

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Reply 30 - Posted by: lil dotty, 2/4/2013 5:17:15 PM     (No. 9158342)

Gloria is looking for a meaningful overnight relationship and finding it a challenge as the paper bag was torn from her head.

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Reply 31 - Posted by: bpl40, 2/4/2013 6:13:31 PM     (No. 9158457)

And Steinem is acceptable to Americans as a spokeswoman? Just because she says so? If there is a group more shameless than Liberals it is Feminazis.

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Reply 32 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 2/5/2013 1:18:02 AM     (No. 9158957)

The last paragraph is the winner.
What has Steinem or NOW done for the women in Afghanistan or any other country ?

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Reply 33 - Posted by: LaVallette, 2/5/2013 5:42:55 AM     (No. 9159050)

Women´s liberation is dependent upon the suppression, by chemical or surgical means a woman´s natural capacity to procreate a child,thus becoming less of a woman and more like a man,and if by accident or design she does procreate, then she alone must have the right to kill her own offspring.

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Reply 34 - Posted by: LaVallette, 2/5/2013 5:47:43 AM     (No. 9159054)

PS: Most importantly, the rest of the people have the obligation to financially support these purported "rights" even of they do not recognise those rights. A woman who is unwilling or unable to support a child has no right to participate in an activity whose natural and biological purpose is to procreate children. If you do not want to be poisoned you do not take poison and not demand the right to an antitode!

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Reply 35 - Posted by: Trigger2, 2/5/2013 7:29:48 AM     (No. 9159169)

I knew Perry was great. I just didn´t realize how great.

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