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Benghazi reporter Kirkpatrick
showed his naked body to all in college

Daily Caller, by Charles C. Johnson

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Posted By:Desert Fox, 1/4/2014 6:16:54 AM

The author of the widely disputed New York Times article on Benghazi repeatedly posed naked as a Princeton student. Far from the moderate journalist pose he strikes now, David D. Kirkpatrick was a prominent campus progressive and activist. Kirkpatrick was arrested for lewd conduct, advocated for classes on pornography, and even posed for Playgirl. “Kinky” Kirkpatrick had a “rather unusual habit of disrobing for photographers in public places,” reported The Daily Princetonian in January 22, 1990. “I’ve never been afraid to drop trou when it seemed like the right thing to do,” Kirkpatrick said of a Playgirl photo shoot he

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: WhamDBambam, 1/4/2014 6:44:50 AM     (No. 9679075)

Certainly explains his hire by the NYTwits.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: steveW, 1/4/2014 6:49:58 AM     (No. 9679082)

Hillary! 2016 - the naked truth.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: provide, 1/4/2014 7:07:20 AM     (No. 9679098)

Who was his roommate, Carlos Danger?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: uno, 1/4/2014 7:17:33 AM     (No. 9679108)

Thanks #2.... I HAD a nice breakfast...

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Adam, 1/4/2014 7:28:14 AM     (No. 9679118)

sorry but not getting this as a "must read" This gets us off topic. It gives the Hillary crowd aid and comfort by making those of us who realize Hillary´s perfidy have to talk about some dopey antics from when this Shill for Hillary (a "Shillary?") when he was a an undergrad.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Catherine, 1/4/2014 7:55:05 AM     (No. 9679134)

Knowledge, of all kinds, is always a good thing. This article show you what campaigns are becoming. After all they found a 30 year old tape of Paula Deen and pretty much destroyed her. You think they aren´t going to do this with every Tea Party and Republican candidate? Just wait and see.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: peterfleming, 1/4/2014 8:04:45 AM     (No. 9679147)

One photo of Hilary´s out of shape, naked body, would end her so called career in a minute. Even lesbians would give up on her. Disgraceful !


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Reply 8 - Posted by: Bubbasuncle, 1/4/2014 8:30:55 AM     (No. 9679171)

#2, please refrain from such comments until cocktail hour, one needs to be well oiled to handle that mental image.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Rinktum, 1/4/2014 8:46:50 AM     (No. 9679187)

Kirkpatrick is a product of the decaying culture we see on display everyday. Common decency is becoming obsolete. Morals are non-existent and society suffers for if. We desperately need to find our way back to God. This godless self-centered existence produces nothing of value.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Lawsy0, 1/4/2014 8:51:26 AM     (No. 9679196)

So THAT´s what Granny meant when she said, ´´Don´t show yourself!´´

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Reply 11 - Posted by: bigfatslob, 1/4/2014 9:11:41 AM     (No. 9679214)

What does he do for an encore?
Poop on a police cruiser?
Typical of this Occupy Something crowd, lewd in public and animalistic behavior.
I´m not surprised.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: starboard, 1/4/2014 11:06:33 AM     (No. 9679242)

An exhibitionist that craves attention. Things must have been slow and uneventful at the Times these days. What a great way to get his name in the limelight.
However it backfired. I hope we go all the way in making a fool out of him, his employer and of course, Hillary. There has to consequences or this type of thing continues.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: SoCalGal, 1/4/2014 11:11:41 AM     (No. 9679244)

Re #5, one has to open one´s mind to the fact that this self-styled pundit wrote a long "analysis" of Benghazi that effectively let Hillary off the hook.

Public shaming is too good for him - but it´s a start.

Lucianne picks the Must Reads. For a reason.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Lucianne, 1/4/2014 11:18:46 AM     (No. 9679252)

This site is not a democracy it is a dictatorship.
I get to pick the Must Reads.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: voxpopuli, 1/4/2014 11:21:37 AM     (No. 9679255)

and yet NOTHING on the Kenyan in Chief´s days at.. wherever he went to skool..

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Reply 16 - Posted by: wexfordcounty, 1/4/2014 11:31:58 AM     (No. 9679267)

TMI.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: planetgeo, 1/4/2014 11:33:05 AM     (No. 9679270)

I don´t know, #7...I can think of a few Steinways whose lids would go erect seeing Hillary´s naked piano legs.

And, #14, here´s a snifter clink not only to your ever fascinating Must Read choices, but even more (double clink and a wink) to your brilliant bon mot comments for each of those choices.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: mc squared, 1/4/2014 11:38:05 AM     (No. 9679274)

Lots of people did stupid things and streaking was a fad at one time. Why dredge this up when Benghazi is the issue?


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Reply 19 - Posted by: paperpuncher, 1/4/2014 11:56:22 AM     (No. 9679303)

There is no cure for pervertitis.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: Timber Queen, 1/4/2014 12:11:27 PM     (No. 9679329)

#18 - Kirkpatrick´s behavior was more than just a streaking episode after a beer fueled frat party. It shows a concerted effort to gain attention by pandering to the lowest aspects of human nature. Admittedly, this is a resume enhancer for a NYT "investigative reporter" but it´s not so stellar for one who purports to be a purveyor of truth.

Is it low and disgusting to tar people by bringing up questionable actions from their past? Yes. Would conservatives prefer reasonable debate on the merits, or lack thereof, of policy and principles? Yes. But we ain´t gonna get it, because our enemy fights dirty and follows only Alinsky rules.

In all our threads about Iraq and Afghanistan we lament the limiting ROEs that put our military lives in danger with no hope of success or final victory. Our enemies fight dirty and follow only Mohammad’s rules. We urge our "representatives" to unleash our power and fight the enemy on their terms, not the ossified gentlemen´s agreement of "civilized" warfare enshrined by the now lifeless Geneva Convention.

Well, we are fighting an existential war for our freedom, liberty, and the rule of law as formulated by our Constitution. Yet, many on "our side" still continue to insist on ROEs that our enemy does not recognize. It is time to take off the kid gloves of comity and compromise. Fight fire with fire. Fight scandal with scandal.

The communists use this technique to discredit the information and ideas of their enemies. Here we have a socialist rewriting of history for the Benghazi Massacre, discredit him and re discredit his propaganda.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: Mamateach, 1/4/2014 12:23:27 PM     (No. 9679348)

As I recall, the MSM had a good time trashing Scott Brown for his Playgirl magazine shoot he did to help to pay for law school.


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Reply 22 - Posted by: geronimo, 1/4/2014 12:32:12 PM     (No. 9679367)

It´s about time that conservatives stop recoiling in horror at the opportunity to reveal lefties in all their despicable glory.

The time for Marquess of Queensberry is over! The concept has cost us elections and very nearly the whole country.

It may be distasteful, but the gloves have to come off! And no one understands that better than Ms. Lucianne.

And that Ramirez cartoon! Kill shot.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: jackburton, 1/4/2014 12:48:25 PM     (No. 9679395)

Moral turpitude at an early age is only relevant if the party is conservative or Republican. Duh!

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Reply 24 - Posted by: quantumman, 1/4/2014 1:01:08 PM     (No. 9679412)

As a Must Read this item is spot on. We forget, per Alinsky, that mockery is a very potent weapon against our enemies and, yes, these people are our enemies. They hate this country and they hate us.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: b4lucy, 1/4/2014 1:12:44 PM     (No. 9679422)

"Leave no one behind" is good policy..."Leave no one standing" is good tactic..

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Reply 26 - Posted by: Packard Man, 1/4/2014 1:34:49 PM     (No. 9679452)

Thanks poster for my laugh of the day!

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Reply 27 - Posted by: JoElla Bee, 1/4/2014 2:43:28 PM     (No. 9679547)

#18, we know more about the backgrounds of the people who entertain us than we know about those who influence the perceptions of government, politics, and events that impact the nation and the lives of the citizenry. Same is true of those in unelected positions in government. What do we know about those who are working with/for and influencing our elected officials.



It might be instructive and beneficial to know more about those on the Left who determine what is and is not "dredged up", and the hows and whys of the reporting considering their power to influence and their lack of scruples in doing it.

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Reply 28 - Posted by: navyjag907, 1/4/2014 3:10:32 PM     (No. 9679577)

But, Lucianne, what about the little people, and those who don´t share your views like the liberals?

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Reply 29 - Posted by: Lcomstaff, 1/4/2014 3:36:54 PM     (No. 9679613)



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Reply 30 - Posted by: Adam, 1/4/2014 4:00:55 PM     (No. 9679632)

#5 may have missed this: "´I failed to use good judgment and I am not at all proud of my actions.´ "The charges were dismissed but Kirkpatrick did not stop appearing naked OR KEEP HIS PROMISE" [emphasis mine] If the reporter has a long history of being disingenuous in order to promote himself and his "narrative," that matters a lot re: his Benghazi reportage. What do you think #5?

#5 answers, "makes sense to me. No wonder I don´t pick the must reads."


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Reply 31 - Posted by: WimeTarmerFable, 1/4/2014 5:28:05 PM     (No. 9679687)



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Reply 32 - Posted by: Mildred, 1/4/2014 6:25:05 PM     (No. 9679729)

I´m all a-quiver. Sigh.

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Reply 33 - Posted by: Emerson, 1/4/2014 8:35:41 PM     (No. 9679819)

Fie on the Wishy-Washys....and those who don´t understand that a person´s background has bearing on their credibility. Kirkpatrick was and is a fool. (And I´ll bet those whose lacy knickers are in a twist about this Must Read didn´t even read Kirkpatrick´s bogus NYT article OR the fallout that followed it.)

You go, Lucianne!

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Reply 34 - Posted by: JoElla Bee, 1/5/2014 10:02:25 AM     (No. 9680362)

Occasionally there will be a comment or two that will not show up the text when I open a thread. This time it is comments #s 29 & 31.
I see that those comments have been "liked", so they apparently show up for others.

Does anyone else have this problem, and/or does anyone know why this is happening?

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Reply 35 - Posted by: Timber Queen, 1/5/2014 2:03:32 PM     (No. 9680674)

#34 - Sometimes posters hit "submit" before they´ve put in any text. I´ve done it.

Others "like" that post as a joke.



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Reply 36 - Posted by: JoElla Bee, 1/5/2014 9:37:23 PM     (No. 9681033)

Thanks, #35. I won´t wonder about it now.
I had noticed the joke happening at times, and that sometimes a comment submitted from a mobile device runs into a glitch according to Ldotters, but when Lcomstaff´s comment didn´t show up, it made me wonder if something was happening to my computer. *chuckle*



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FORT WORTH — Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis will undergo neck surgery today, her campaign said Tuesday. “After experiencing shoulder and right arm pain in recent weeks, Sen. Davis will have a routine surgical procedure to remove bone spurs and degenerative discs that are creating compression on the nerves in her neck,” campaign spokesman Zac Petkanas said in a statement Tuesday. “This is a common issue experienced by runners and endurance athletes,” he said. Davis, of Fort Worth, will undergo the outpatient surgery at the Fort Worth Brain and Spine Institute. Dr. Thomas Ellis will perform the

Obama administration gives Detroit
$100 million for ´blight removal´

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American Thinker, by Rick Moran    Original Article
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The cash infusion by the federal government is actually going to help the city pay pensions, even though they´re playing a kind of shell game with the money. As for "blight removal," perhaps they could start with city hall. Reuters: Michigan officials and President Barack Obama´s Administration are discussing a plan to free up $100 million in federal money to aid Detroit´s retired city workers, the Detroit Free Press reported on Tuesday. Citing two people familiar with the talks, the newspaper said the talks were centered around federal money flowing to Michigan for blight removal. Under the plan, $100 million

Michael Bloomberg: ´I Have Earned
My Place in Heaven´

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The Weekly Standard, by Daniel Halper    Original Article
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Former New York City mayor is pledging to spend $50 million this year to push gun control, the New York Times reports. For this and other deeds (such as taking on obesity and smoking), Bloomberg believes he´s going to heaven. “I am telling you if there is a God, when I get to heaven I’m not stopping to be interviewed. I am heading straight in. I have earned my place in heaven. It’s not even close,” Bloomberg told the Times.

Climate change causing fish to
lose their minds, researchers say

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Washington Times, by Cheryl K. Chumley    Original Article
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Climate change’s latest casualty appears to be fish — or more specifically, fish brains — as researchers say the carbon dioxide that’s being absorbed into the ocean is causing the scaly creatures to lose their survival instincts. In other words, the fish are losing their minds, The Daily Mail reported. The acid from atmospheric carbon dioxide seeps into sea waters, dissolves and ultimately lowers the pH balance, researchers said. The acidic waters then hamper the fishes’ sensory systems, so they’re not able to distinguish between smells any longer, the scientists went on. When the acid levels get really high, the fish lose their


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