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Why what Glenn Beck did today with Medina is good for the liberty movement.

Let's admit Glenn Beck has become one of the default spokesmen of the liberty movement. He brings more libertarians on his show than any other. He's even advocating a non-interventionist foreign policy now.

Now, we need to look at it from Glen Beck's standpoint. What's he likely thinking? What if Beck began expressing approval for Medina while rumors were circulating (such as this: http://txconservative.wordpress.com/2010/02/10/inside-the-me...) that she was a Truther? What if it was found out later that the rumors were true, and in the meanwhile he had been praising her? Reports would start coming out that Beck supports a Truther. That would hurt is his credibility among the mainstream audience including possibly the mainstream libertarian (non-Truther) audience. There would be so many attacks coming at him, from people such as Rachael Madow making fun of him for attacking Van Jones for being Truther while supporting a Truther. So the smart thing for Beck to do, from a self-interest standpoint, is to make sure that someone who he's going to be possibly appear to like or support is not a Truther.

And again, because Beck has become a major spokesman for the liberty movement, this protects the liberty movement from being associated with 9/11 Truthers. This lets people more people take the liberty movement seriously.

Medina is just going to have to be a casualty for the greater cause.



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Hey you...Yeah you....

Your in the wrong line....

We are over here! See us waving at you....

and BTW... no cuts....I've been here a while...

You can start over here where we all started:

http://www.dailypaul.com/node/1115

See you at the finish line ;)

For Freedom!
The World is my country, all mankind is my brethren, to do good is my religion.

There were no rumors of her

There were no rumors of her being a 9/11 truther.

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"Make the lie big, make it simple, keep saying it, and eventually they will believe it." -- Joseph Goebbels

Debra Medina is part of the greater cause

She has never run for office before and the lady has 24% in the polls running for Governor of Texas, the cause doesn't get much greater than that. When Beck said she was a Truther and then he said now her polls are going back down to 4%, he basically told you and me not to vote for her. A Ron Paul supporter getting the Governor slot in a state is to Texas, like getting a Ron Paul supporter as the President would be to the USA. It is the biggest state in our country!!!!! I like that you are thinking here, but I don't agree. Keep up the great work, thinking is 100% what we need to be doing right now, and I do understand your point.

Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom must. like men, undergo the fatigue of supporting it.-Thomas Paine

The R3volution requires action, not observation!!!!

doh

fail!

uh

Glen Beck, the Tea-0-Con, is nothing more than a propagandist spinster for the corporatists. Judas goat indeed.

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It is time for YOU to be

banned you neocon shill. 1week 2days a&^%hole. No, I don't live in Texas but she is a true patriot and you are slime. GO AWAY! By the way, I'm still waiting for your e-mail from your previous ignorant neocon post.

By the way, WE are the Liberty Movement. Beck is a spokesman for Fox only. Not us. He is a piece of S#$t. And yes, I would be very proud to say it to his face at the same time I knock him the F#@k out!

Enough Said.

PS: Libertarians could care less about Beck. They probably hate him worse than us.LOL Gotta love it!
Jim

1976-1982 USMC, Having my hands in the soil keeps me from soiling my hands on useless politicians.

You got that right

Glenn Beck has no credibility

haha, after listening to

haha, after listening to Medina on KLIF, it actually might be really good for her! Free media! The problem of course is the libelous print media, which was a huge issue in the RP campaign.

Ventura 2012

That has occurred to me.

That has occurred to me.

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"Make the lie big, make it simple, keep saying it, and eventually they will believe it." -- Joseph Goebbels

The ends never justify the

The ends never justify the means

Buck Feck

enuf said.

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One Post Down One To Go....

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(ps I can't wait until you get banned again)

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LMFAO

Excellent pic!

Its good for the liberty

Its good for the liberty movement that we could lose the top winnable seat in Tejas??

Ventura 2012

I want what your drinking! I

I want what your drinking! I can understand missing the 'x' and hitting with a z,s,d,or c, but the 'J' key?

What ever your sipping, I want some......LOL

Spelling it that way is very common

Tejas is pronounced Tay HAS. BB did that on purpose. That said, I believe any Brawling Bmorean quaffs good booze-particularly this BB.

"You are a den of vipers and thieves."

I mean to rout you out!

-Just because you are among us, does not make you with us

-The door is wide open, anything can slither in

The greater cause of what? Sticking to the status quo?

You can keep your movement pal. You and Beck and the rest of the braindead sheeple can just keep on trusting your worthy leaders. I'm sure it will work out great for you. I hope you are actually working for someone because those are the ones who always get shot first. Not that I want you to get shot, but if you're working for someone they will kill you pretty soon.

Dear Glenn and company,

The following phrase from your free newsletter is WAY wrong:

"when Debra Medina dropped the instant loss of endorsement bomb that she was a 9/11 truther."

1. You don't endorse candidates. You said so yourself on that very program. So there was no endorsement to lose.
2. Medina didn't drop a bomb., She said she didn't have all the facts, which is a reasonable statement. Nobody has all the facts.
3. She didn't say she is a 9/11 truther, YOU did. You took her refusal to flat out repudiate "truther" theories and banish any "truther" in her campaign as proof that she is a truther herself. That is shoddy logic and REALLY shoddy human relations. By the same logic, you or anyone who fails to declare an outright belief that the president is a natural citizen must be a "birther." Belief is illogical, Glenn. So is DISbelief.

Jim McClarin

New Hampshire and Ecuador.

Great argument about the

Great argument about the birther situation and Beck. I think people will be able to sniff this one out. I think the type of voter that will be attracted to Medina can see this as smearing.

I think your right,

it helps the Liberty movement. It exposes Beck to be the handmaiden of the elite. Beck is as naked as a jaybird, we now see by his antics that he not confused he's delusional. hee,hee

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My sentiments

exactly, Quiltings...
To the OP...how many times are you going to post this drivel?
Debra got more people joining her on Facebook, more money donated to her campaign; callers in to Beck's show still said they're voting for her, etc.
The 911 Commission said they weren't given all the facts, either. Beck's very obvious ambush FAILED! Liberty wins this one!

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Ron Paul 2012...and beyond
BAN ELECTRONIC VOTING!!

Exactly!

I agree, how many times are they going to post this drivel, what a Beck shill!

"Truth is treason in the Empire of Lies."

And again...

you're on crack.

Glen Beck is a NeoCon by definition. For you to spout off that he is a ~spokesman for the liberty movement~ just means you have no clue what the movement really is.

This is the same as saying that 'Sarah Palin is the default leader of the movement".

It is so wrong it isn't even wrong. You have no grasp on what is going on here. Why are you not posting on a 9-12 forum somewhere? Do you not understand even the basic concepts of liberty and freedom?

That you have an issue with Truthers is another big blaring warning sign... you are out of step with the majority of America as well.

If I were you I would call it good, take your wounded and leave.

You are not a friend of liberty at all.

~Live life to its fullest, with an open heart, open arms and most important... an open mind~

LOOOL!!

"It is so wrong it isn't even wrong."

HAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!! I just died laughing and spilled my beer EVERYwhere Devon LOL!! Thanks!

Man, you really have to twist and contort

to get THAT from the interview. In media, you just avoid the issue altogether. Haven't you learned that by now.

Man, you really have to twist and contort

to get THAT from the interview. In media, you just avoid the issue altogether. Haven't you learned that by now.

Surry, But that is to big of a stretch for me. I don't see that.

Why interview her at all.

ClassicLiberal Your quote was>
"Now, we need to look at it from Glen Beck's standpoint. What's he likely thinking? If Beck began expressing approval for Medina while rumors were circulating that she was a Truther? What if it was found out later that the rumors were true, and in the meanwhile he had been praising her? Reports would start coming out that Beck supports a Truther. That would hurt is his credibility among the mainstream audience including possibly the mainstream libertarian (non-Truther) audience."

Who in there right mind can look at this from Glenn Becks standpoint? How do you know Glenn Becks standpoint?

The next time I need help understanding the "default spokesman of the Liberty movement," I'll be sure and email you.

Please everyone let this topic die.

Becks standpoint.

Everyone does things they think are in their self-interest.

exactly

and having some scumbag douchehole like Perry keep his job is in Beck's self-interest....as he gets to show how his dominatrix tea-0-con queen Palin was right in endorsing Rick "Gardasil* Perry.

Then when Queen Hand-0-Prompter runs in 2012 he can bukkake attack his way to the top of the retard neanderthal Tea-0-Con crowd and claim victory as we dive headlong into all out thermonuclear war.

Then your dumb f**king #ss will be here busy trying to convince us why Beck is a Libertarian and the leading voice for Liberty...........give me a f**king break son. Some of us might have been born at night, but it wasn't LAST night.

I must say you are fucking crazy if you think Debrah is going to

be a casualty of anything and Glenn is a spokesman for anyone but foxes interests. Glenn is poison for liberty movement. He just tried to make her look like something she never spoke of before. Beck did attempt to sabotage Ron Paul during his 2008 run, now he wants to do it to the next best thing, Deborah Medina. The issues like immigration didn't stir him, her economic policies are hard to counter, her personal affairs are in order, so what dose he do. Out of left field he accuses her of being a Truther, not that theres anything wrong with that, but to some it's a touchy subject. Beck will use us for ratings, while sabotaging our candidates. He dose not get paid to tell the truth or support the liberty movement. He his just another paid shill for the establishment. So get your head out of your !@#$ and donate some money to Deboras campaign to show him what you think of his snipe at Mrs. Medina.

Medina for governor, thats the only truth I want for Texas.