Post New Article

Julian Castro blew it at his Fox News
town hall yesterday

Original Article

Posted By: ladydawgfan, 6/14/2019 11:36:34 AM

The series of town halls that Fox News is conducting for Democrat presidential candidates who take advantage of its generous offer of air time have been fairly interesting. Faced with moderators who do nor hug them the way Rachel Maddow did in a 2016 presidential debate, the strong ones have an opportunity to demonstrate their skills while the weak ones fall back on canned answers of dubious relevance to the questions asked. I was interested in seeing what Julian Castro had to offer yesterday at the town hall in Tempe, Arizona, where, we were told it was well over a hundred degrees outside.

Comments:

This moron is pro-illegal. Did anyone SERIOUSLY expect a different response???

Post Reply

Reply 1 - Posted by: Highlander 6/14/2019 11:44:16 AM (No. 98216)
When in San Antonio, on a walk, be careful you don’t step on a steaming pile of Julian Castro.
17 people like this.

Reply 2 - Posted by: Maggie2u 6/14/2019 11:51:15 AM (No. 98223)
Yeah, crime happens and we have enough home grown criminals that we don't need to add illegal aliens to the mix. You know, instead of fixing the criminal justice system, what we really need is a victim justice system.
32 people like this.

Reply 3 - Posted by: Nimby 6/14/2019 12:01:48 PM (No. 98235)
Typical Dem! Your problem, deal with it.
16 people like this.

Reply 4 - Posted by: Krause 6/14/2019 12:17:35 PM (No. 98255)
99% of Hispanic talking heads are for open borders. Their comments should be ignored. IMO
22 people like this.

Reply 5 - Posted by: john56 6/14/2019 12:22:46 PM (No. 98258)
His twin brother, a Congresscritter from San Antonio, ain't much better. Did Yoolian have a bottle of booze next to him? He's pretty good at putting them down, especially if someone else is buying rounds.
12 people like this.

Reply 6 - Posted by: lakerman1 6/14/2019 12:24:14 PM (No. 98259)
Back in the 1960s and 1970s, there was a man who called himself Uncle Sam, and dressed like Uncle Sam, who ran for president regularly. If he were running today, I suppose Fox would give him a town hall. Gus Hall ran for president on the Communist Party ticket. MSNBC would surely give him a town hall. I watched part of the Castro thing, and felt sorry for him. Implicit in his response on illegal immigrant crime was that the young woman who is raped and murdered by an illegal would have been raped and murdered by someone else. A sad creature. Who looks like Kato from the Pink Panther movies.
15 people like this.

Reply 7 - Posted by: MattMusson 6/14/2019 12:39:20 PM (No. 98270)
I thought maybe FOX would hold this TownHall in the Food Court. So, there would at least be a crowd in the background.
11 people like this.

Reply 8 - Posted by: enemyofthestate 6/14/2019 12:46:38 PM (No. 98272)
How are those Spanish lessons going, Hooly?
9 people like this.

Reply 9 - Posted by: ZeldaFitzg 6/14/2019 1:45:18 PM (No. 98305)
Don't kid yourselves. The Dems have found their man. Yet again, a keynote speaker of the Dem National Convention. His mother was a founding member of La Raza Unida, supporter of courthouse shooting Communist Angela Davis, and on the FBI watch list. (La Raza wants to give back "their stolen heritage" to the Mexicans. This "homeland," which they are calling Aztlan, would amount to seven whole U.S. states, with parts of others. Some maps of the desired "homeland" include Oregon, Idaho, and Colorado. She was a founding member and party chairman for Bexar (San Antonio) County, Texas. She is quoted by the NYT as saying the men at the Alamo were "nothing but crooks, drunkards, and slaveholding imperialists." She never married Julian's father, since he was busy living with his wife and five children. Her own mother was not married. I could say something about glass houses, but I'll pass. Julian is right into the reprehensible PC "re-imagine" movement to essentially destroy the Alamo's status as a shrine to heroes. He has indicated support for allowing the United Nations to manage the Alamo. With a female VP on the ticket (preferably black), he could skate through the primaries and, getting the white guilt vote, move along to the White House, probably easier than Obama did. His wife and children are photogenic. His mother will be quiet. He'll sell himself as a moderate who will "bring the country together." Or . . . he could run as the very elderly Biden's VP.
20 people like this.

Reply 10 - Posted by: VirtuDawg 6/14/2019 2:12:13 PM (No. 98318)
Julian who???
8 people like this.

Reply 11 - Posted by: Omen55 6/14/2019 2:45:09 PM (No. 98342)
Hope it happens to him.
4 people like this.

Reply 12 - Posted by: JediJerry 6/14/2019 3:58:07 PM (No. 98364)
I have no clue who JC is and can care less about his town hall.
10 people like this.

Reply 13 - Posted by: anniebc 6/14/2019 4:13:45 PM (No. 98366)
I think more than enough of us have seen the light on electing someone based on color or gender. oblammo took care of that, thank the Lord. If people were clamoring for those things, even in the demo-dumb party, crazies Joe and Bern (two old wrinkled, freckled, mentally decrepit crackers) wouldn't be leading the pack.
10 people like this.

Reply 14 - Posted by: Daisymay 6/14/2019 4:58:24 PM (No. 98386)
I have watched any of the FOX Town Halls for Democrats. I think it stupid for FOX to give them a Platform. I turn the TV off when they do this. Waste of time!
19 people like this.

Reply 15 - Posted by: MickTurn 6/14/2019 6:29:12 PM (No. 98401)
Julian blew it the day his Commie Mommie had twin morons!
7 people like this.

Reply 16 - Posted by: Holeymoses 6/14/2019 11:08:29 PM (No. 98452)
They are all throw away candidates, even Biden the Bookmark, so it really doesn't matter. To spend anytime keeping up on who is passing who is meaningless,so will their actual delivery be as they edge to their finals. Best to focus on how Trump is changng the world order.
6 people like this.

Reply 17 - Posted by: Muguy 6/15/2019 7:21:15 AM (No. 98494)
There was a time when the news media prided itself on being a WATCH DOG to protect the people from the wiles and corrupt ways of government politicians who were out for themselves instead of representing the people. There was a time when the news media EXPOSED corruption, instead of promoting the corrupt through constant propaganda. There was a time when the American people were wise to these characters, and could spot a PHONY just by what they said and what they did, and would dismiss people like Castro out of hand. The constant drone and drumbeat of the media pushing an agenda instead of FULLY REPORTING the facts to the public have so confused the average person that things which we KNOW are WRONG are presented and the way things are now, some sort of 'new normal' to be accepted without question. There are too many candidates out there and the media presents them all, but make no mistake--they have an agenda and are FORCING the candidates to do things the way THEY want or lose precious free campaign coverage-- Joe Bite Me has just been formed and flaked before your eyes!! It will be interesting to see how things turn out as they all try to move the others out of the media spotlight by proposing outrageous things . Castro is about even with the one-time media sensation, Robert Francis O'Rourke... neither candidate is the second coming of our Lork, but the media will do what they can to make it seem that way!
6 people like this.

Reply 18 - Posted by: bigfatslob 6/15/2019 8:51:47 AM (No. 98552)
Pandering for the illegal Mexican vote ain't a bad Idea at least Castro is authentic unlike Beto the table dancer O'Rourke.
2 people like this.

Reply 19 - Posted by: ROLFNader 6/15/2019 9:17:51 AM (No. 98575)
Agree with #6- let's rerun some old clips from Pat Paulson's "campaigns".
1 person likes this.

Reply 20 - Posted by: winnie1 6/15/2019 11:32:18 AM (No. 98700)
I always called him and his brother Heckle & Jeckle. Or 2nd choice Dumb and Dumber.
1 person likes this.

Reply 21 - Posted by: Arby 6/15/2019 11:42:37 AM (No. 98705)
Who in the wide, wide world of sports is Julian Castro? Oh, I know who he is, but what I don't know is why he would ever consider himself a presidential candidate. Is he running for dog catcher in San Antonio and trying to raise his profile there?
0 people like this.

Reply 22 - Posted by: darnright 6/15/2019 12:22:17 PM (No. 98741)
Love Tom Lifson, but hey - not his best in depth work...
0 people like this.

Below, you will find ...
Most Recent Articles posted by "ladydawgfan"
and
Most Active Articles (last 48 hours)
Most Recent Articles posted by ladydawgfan"
Left spews its malice, opportunism and
double standards over Sarah Sanders'
exit
16 replies
Posted by ladydawgfan 6/14/2019 11:48:29 AM Post Reply
Sarah Sanders was a complete diamond in speaking for and defending the man we elected, President Trump. She was so good it is hard to think who could replace her. She was poised, ladylike, on target, and could punch back as hard as the drive-bys and Democratic-operatives-with-bylines in the press could deliver. She got rid of bee ess the press had long since dismissed as unserious, such as the presidential press conference, something they are suddenly mourning big crocodile tears about as they look for something to criticize her.
Julian Castro blew it at his Fox News
town hall yesterday
22 replies
Posted by ladydawgfan 6/14/2019 11:36:34 AM Post Reply
The series of town halls that Fox News is conducting for Democrat presidential candidates who take advantage of its generous offer of air time have been fairly interesting. Faced with moderators who do nor hug them the way Rachel Maddow did in a 2016 presidential debate, the strong ones have an opportunity to demonstrate their skills while the weak ones fall back on canned answers of dubious relevance to the questions asked. I was interested in seeing what Julian Castro had to offer yesterday at the town hall in Tempe, Arizona, where, we were told it was well over a hundred degrees outside.
Warmist doomsday cult trying yet another
re-branding
12 replies
Posted by ladydawgfan 6/14/2019 11:27:18 AM Post Reply
Apparently not enough people are convinced that we have only 12 years left before the world ends. The first brand identity of the doomsday cultists had it that “global warming” was going to kill us all. But alas, it produced laughable claims, such as the “end of snow,” that were endlessly refuted by Mother Nature. And there was the humiliating “Gore Effect,” described by Urban Dictionary as: The phenomenon that leads to unseasonably cold temperatures, driving rain, hail, or snow whenever Al Gore visits an area to discuss global warming. Hence, the Gore Effect.
Dem Marsha Fudge shouts at GOP rep
after being scolded for bashing Trump
and ‘dumb’ supporters on House floor
18 replies
Posted by ladydawgfan 6/12/2019 4:43:19 PM Post Reply

Blinded by righteous indignation and hatred of President Donald Trump, Democrats treat rules and protocol as mere inconveniences when it comes to attacking Trump. All of which made for an interesting exchange on the House floor Tuesday when a Republican member clashed with a colleague from across the aisle. In an apparent effort to skirt the rules, Rep. Marcia Fudge, D-Ohio, read an alleged constituent letter that described the president as a “mobster, a con man, a gangster” and said he was “sexually condescending to women.” After Fudge read the entire letter, the presiding officer on the House floor, Rep. Marc Veasey, D-Texas,

Brennan suggests Trump is turning
‘blind eye’ to Russian meddling
to help with his reelection
17 replies
Posted by ladydawgfan 6/12/2019 4:34:58 PM Post Reply
Former CIA Director John Brennan was trotted out Tuesday night by MSNBC’s Chris Matthews to help shore up former Joe Biden new campaign narrative that President Donald Trump is an existential threat to the country. In the process, he suggested that the president may be “turning a blind eye” to Russian interference in our electoral system because it may help with his reelection efforts. In making such an outlandish remark, Brennan went so far as to charge that Trump may stand in the way of the intelligence community’s efforts to respond to Moscow’s meddling.
Jordan stands up to Cummings on
US census: ‘Why don’t the Dems
want to know?’
7 replies
Posted by ladydawgfan 6/12/2019 4:26:04 PM Post Reply
Rep. Jim Jordan unloaded on Democrats during a House Oversight and Reform Committee hearing Wednesday, asking what they were so afraid of in asking a citizenship question on the 2020 Census. The top Republican on the House Oversight Committee called out his Democrat colleagues for wanting to push through a hearing before the Supreme Court rules on the issue. “Why don’t they want to know? That’s the fundamental question: why don’t the Democrats want to know how many citizens are in the country?” the Ohio Republican asked.
CAIR 'Demands' US Army War College
Cancel My Lecture on Islamic History
8 replies
Posted by ladydawgfan 6/12/2019 12:23:41 PM Post Reply
The "unindicted co-conspirator" Council on American-Muslim Relations ("CAIR") and its Islamist allies are "outraged" because the U.S. Army War College in Carlisle, Pa. has invited me to give a lecture on my recent book, Sword and Scimitar: Fourteen Centuries of War between Islam and the West. On May 28, CAIR's Pennsylvania leadership — namely, Jacob Bender, Timothy Welbeck, Ahmet Selim Tekelioglu — sent a letter to USAWC commandant Gen. John Kem and provost Dr. James Breckenridge urging them to revoke "the decision of the US Army War College to invite Mr. Raymond Ibrahim to deliver the prestigious 50th Annual Lecture Series of the US Army War College."
Trump the deviant 4 replies
Posted by ladydawgfan 6/12/2019 12:07:15 PM Post Reply
President Trump is a deviant, of that there is no argument. On that, Democrats, NeverTrumpers and Trump supporters all can agree – and by “deviant”, I simply mean that he varies from the accepted norms. Now whether you see this as a good thing or a bad thing is a matter worthy of discussion, but one thing is true, Trump represents a significant departure from presidential culture of the past 50 years. Trump’s deviancy threatens the left because it shows people there is another, more direct way to get things done than the mutated and metastasized puffery practiced by the powdered wig disciples of a process of indirect diplomacy
Is Stacey Abrams being groomed for
higher office?
16 replies
Posted by ladydawgfan 6/12/2019 11:56:58 AM Post Reply
The practice of opposing a party rebuttal to the president's State of the Union speech was started in 1966, when Republicans Senator Everett Dirksen and Rep. Gerald Ford responded to Democrat President Lyndon Johnson's State of the Union on television. Since then, it has become an annual event. Until 2019, all previous responses were delivered by contemporary senators, representatives, or governors. Since 2011, there have been two responses — one in English and one in Spanish. And here I was, under the illusion that English is our national language. So how did Stacey Abrams, an ungracious loser with no national elective office,
The strange-birds of ‘The 2020 Gang’ 4 replies
Posted by ladydawgfan 6/11/2019 12:51:43 PM Post Reply
There are a lot of strange-birds in politics, but no one has ever seen anything quite like the positions being warbled by the 2020 gaggle of presidential candidates, a group of strange-birds being labeled “The 2020 Gang” by some observers. We have entered a political era when people with no substantive credentials and few life successes believe they are qualified to be the leader of the free world and to govern your life. This era started last decade when a little-known man became president, whose primary real-life achievement had been to run a rag-tag street pack in Chicago.
No bias? CNN slammed for hyperbolic
chyron, declares Biden to ‘eviscerate’
Trump in Iowa speech
1 reply
Posted by ladydawgfan 6/11/2019 12:38:07 PM Post Reply

 CNN biased and hypocritical? Never that! Despite being maligned day in and day out by pesky conservatives over its alleged bias, anybody with common sense and reason knows that CNN is a wholly “fair and balanced” network … Just kidding! CNN is arguably a heavily partisan network whose contributors, anchors and pundits have no qualms about openly displaying their pro-Democrat, anti-Republican bias. Take for instance the glaringly biased chyron that appeared on CNN early Tuesday morning after 2020 contender former Vice President Joe Biden released a transcript of what he intended to say during an event in Iowa later that afternoon:

That’s Our Playbook: Why Trump Is
Making Some Of Obama’s Former Key
2012 Staffers Very Nervous
4 replies
Posted by ladydawgfan 6/11/2019 7:08:33 AM Post Reply
If the election were held today, President Donald J. Trump would be re-elected. The economy is going strong, unemployment is at record levels, dipping below four percent, and paychecks are bigger. Consumer and small business confidence have reached their highest levels in decades. This, plus the power of incumbency and Democrats not really having a solid candidate, means Trump nabs a second term. Even Democratic strategist have to admit this (via The Hill):
Most Active Articles (last 48 hours)
Biden tells Iowans: ‘Probably a lot of
you don’t know where Delaware is’
52 replies
Posted by earlybird 6/14/2019 11:30:55 AM Post Reply
An East Coast liberal running for president dropped in on the bumpkins in Iowa today and insulted their intelligence. Joe Biden campaigned at Clinton Community College this morning and was touting Obamacare, and attempted to connect with the gun-toting, pickup-driving, Bible-reading rubes. (Video)“Delaware has a lot of small towns like y’all do,” he said, getting folksy with the country simpletons. “I know y’all think of Delaware as being this east— first of all, probably a lot of you don’t know where Delaware is, but anyway…” “‘I know Delaware, Rhode Island, I’ve been there,'” he said, apparently mimicking an Iowa yokel. He went on to tell a story about one of his staffers
Rep. Ocasio-Cortez: ‘Unspeakable Horrors
Have Been Executed by the U.S.
in the Name of Citizenship’
31 replies
Posted by M2 6/14/2019 10:02:03 AM Post Reply
Including a citizenship question in the U.S. Census would be a horror as unspeakable as the Dred Scott decision or the internment of Japanese-Americans during World War II, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) told a House hearing Wednesday. “Citizenship” is “an acknowledge of power” and comes from being “a person in our democracy,” and not from a Supreme Court decision, Ocasio-Cortez said, alluding to the high court’s anticipated ruling on the constitutionality of adding a citizenship question to the Census: “Unspeakable horrors have been executed by the United States in the name of citizenship. In the name of determining who is a citizen.
Donald Trump: US president in
'Prince of Whales' Twitter error
24 replies
Posted by M2 6/15/2019 8:28:16 AM Post Reply
US President Donald Trump has caused a splash on Twitter after he tweeted to say he had met the "Prince of Whales". Mr Trump made the mistake, intending to refer to Prince of Wales, Prince Charles, in response to articles following an ABC news interview. He said he would listen if a foreign government gave damaging information about a political rival without necessarily reporting it to the FBI. In the tweet, he accused media reporting the statement of "fake news". (tweet) Mr Trump subsequently deleted his tweet and corrected his error. Referring to his recent UK state visit, the president initially wrote on Twitter: "I meet and talk to 'foreign governments' every day.
Julian Castro blew it at his Fox News
town hall yesterday
22 replies
Posted by ladydawgfan 6/14/2019 11:36:34 AM Post Reply
The series of town halls that Fox News is conducting for Democrat presidential candidates who take advantage of its generous offer of air time have been fairly interesting. Faced with moderators who do nor hug them the way Rachel Maddow did in a 2016 presidential debate, the strong ones have an opportunity to demonstrate their skills while the weak ones fall back on canned answers of dubious relevance to the questions asked. I was interested in seeing what Julian Castro had to offer yesterday at the town hall in Tempe, Arizona, where, we were told it was well over a hundred degrees outside.
Oberlin alumni letter predicts
'lengthy and complex legal process'
21 replies
Posted by Harlowe 6/15/2019 1:41:37 PM Post Reply
Less than 24 hours after a $44 million settlement against the college in favor of Gibson’s Bakery, Oberlin College President Carmen Twillie Ambar assured alumni in an email that the punitive damage award will change. In the letter sent to alumni that was obtained by the Chronicle-Telegram, Ambar writes: “This is not the final outcome. This is, in fact, just one step along the way of what may turn out to be a lengthy and complex legal process... It will not distract, deter or materially harm our education mission, for today’s students or for generations to come.”
Donald Trump: The New
‘Jackie O’ Is ‘Melania T’
21 replies
Posted by Toledo 6/14/2019 1:46:30 PM Post Reply
President Donald Trump said Friday that First Lady Melania Trump was the most iconic first lady since Jackie Kennedy. “We have our own Jackie O today, it’s called Melania. We’ll call it ‘Melania T,'” the president said. Trump spoke about the first lady while defending his plan to change the paint scheme of Air Force One in a phone interview with Fox and Friends.
House Intel Committee Subpoenas
Michael Flynn
21 replies
Posted by earlybird 6/14/2019 11:02:17 AM Post Reply
The House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence on Thursday subpoenaed retired Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn and former Trump Deputy Campaign Manager Rick Gates for documents and testimony.(Snip)The development comes a day after Flynn, who served as President Donald Trump’s first national security advisor, hired seasoned lawyer Sidney Powell as his new counsel as he awaits sentencing. The former Assistant U.S. Attorney is an outspoken critic of the Mueller probe and has called Andrew Weissmann, often referred to as the special counsel’s “pit bull,” the “poster boy for prosecutorial misconduct.”
Yoga teacher dragged out to sea is
latest to die in Dominican Republic
20 replies
Posted by PageTurner 6/14/2019 12:04:17 PM Post Reply
A 42-year-old yoga teacher from Pennsylvania died this week when she was swept out to sea in the Dominican Republic — the eighth American tourist death reported in the country in recent weeks. Surely Miller’s body was recovered by a local fisherman Wednesday after she vanished from a beach the day before in Cabarete, Dominican Today reported. The mom of three went out for a swim Tuesday near the coastal province of Puerto Plata before she was dragged out to sea by a rip current
Everyone on board the Pride train!
MTA celebrates LGBTQ culture
with Pride-themed trains, MetroCards
19 replies
Posted by NorthernDog 6/15/2019 10:37:38 AM Post Reply
Everyone hop aboard the Pride train! The MTA is marking the 50th anniversary of Stonewall uprising with a series of World Pride themed MetroCards and special Pride logos that will be put on trains across the city, agency officials said Friday. The multi-colored heart decal will be on five 10-car trains, so a total of 50 train cars will honor LGBTQ pride, an MTA spokesman said. (Tweet) “The MTA celebrates diversity and inclusivity, and we’re incredibly proud to mark the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising and the WorldPride events in our service area with our special Pride trains, and limited-edition
Klobuchar says she supports Trump impeachment
proceedings 'beginning now'
18 replies
Posted by voxpopuli 6/15/2019 8:54:03 AM Post Reply
Democratic presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar says she would support impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump "beginning now." The Minnesota senator's comment to CNN Friday followed Trump's statement this week that he'd take information from a foreign power that offered dirt on an opponent. Klobuchar says "it's illegal" to take something of value from a foreign country to use in a campaign. She says Trump is "sending out signals" like he did in 2016, when he publicly urged Russia to find and publish Hillary Clinton's emails.
Exclusive: Facebook’s Process to
Label You a ‘Hate Agent’ Revealed
18 replies
Posted by earlybird 6/14/2019 10:54:54 AM Post Reply
Facebook monitors the offline behavior of its users to determine if they should be categorized as a “Hate Agent,” according to a document provided exclusively to Breitbart News by a source within the social media giant. The document, titled “Hate Agent Policy Review” outlines a series of “signals” that Facebook uses to determine if someone ought to be categorized as a “hate agent” and banned from the platform. Those signals include a wide range of on- and off-platform behavior. If you praise the wrong individual, interview them, or appear at events alongside them, Facebook may categorize you as
Media Claims Notwithstanding,
Trump Is Favored To Be Re-Elected
18 replies
Posted by MissMolly 6/14/2019 5:28:29 AM Post Reply
At least six Democratic candidates would defeat President Trump if the election were held today and he’s struggling even in Texas, a pollster claims. Sen. Cory Booker, Mayor Pete Buttigieg, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, Sen. Kamala Harris, Sen. Bernie Sanders, and former vice president Joe Biden would trounce Trump by anywhere from five to 13 percentage points nationwide, the poll says. Another poll said Biden and Sanders had 12-point leads over Trump in Michigan. Media outlets such as Axios claim that Trump has a “re-election crisis“: Everywhere he looks, President Trump can see flashing warnings that his re-election is in serious peril, a week ahead
Post New Article