Monday, September 12, 2005

J-sus this is asinine!

I hate this bastard anyway, but this has got to be a new low even for him.

So, the people who suffered the hurricane were just.... lazy? And they deserved what they got? And "let this be a lesson" to all high school students everywhere? That if you work hard and are "honest" you will get ahead and not be the victim of a hurricane?


I was so outraged when I read this over my morning coffee yesterday I ranted for about 10 minutes and I felt like my head was going to explode. This country becomes more like a surreal bad dream every minute.


Blogger LonesomePolecat said...

"I didn't see one affluent person in the Superdome. Not one"
What exactly does an affluent person look like, Mr. O'Reilly?

5:14 AM  
Blogger Jonniker said...

oh good grief. Like he has any clue what being poor is like, and how families get there. Wow.

5:53 AM  
Blogger katiedid said...

Given the fact that all those folks lost EVERYTHING in the hurricane, despite their personal incomes, of course none of them were affluent. It's hard to be affluent when you have NOTHING to your name. There's some serious socio-economic racism going on with him.

And GAH! his logic. It's all sophistry for morons!!

6:45 AM  
Blogger Kate said...

I know, like Bill himself would be looking all coiffed if he was staying in the superdome after surviving a hurricane? What an ass.

The thing that scares me is the people who love him. He, himself, if just trying to be sensational and make money and grab attention: good or bad. It's horrible, but somewhat understandable. It's the MORONS. The morons who think he's telling the "truth" without the "spin". Those are the people who upset me the most.

6:54 AM  
Blogger Tania said...

Ah, Bill. You can always count on him to say something STONE COLD CRAZY.

Remember,'s easier for a camel to pass through the eye of the needle...

12:08 PM  
Blogger pack of 2 said...

I know what you mean about O'Reilly. I can't believe that people sit around listening to him/Savage/ Limbaugh & then try to act like they have the "facts" on anything. That is the type of person whe bugs me the most.


1:26 PM  
Blogger Scott said...

The Ditto Heads have Taken over, and it is scary. I think I have to puke,, sorry ,, being this is my first post to your blloooogg!! oops. there went lunch...

Really cool Blog.

1:31 PM  
Blogger Trina said...

What a jack-hole! I have no love (or like) for him either. Even if we were to pretend that his intentions were pure, he gives no thought to the kids who are already trapped (or feeling trapped) in poverty. Sending them this message would just tell them "this is what will happen to you, and America couldn't care less".

And anyone from that area who wasn't "affluent" enough to also own properties outside the storm area is now poor. To act like it was somehow their fault because they didn't educate themselves enough (whatever the hell *that* means) is pathetically ignorant.

I could keep going, but I'll stop now. You're a wonderful voice of reason!

8:50 PM  
Blogger BarbaraFromCalifornia said...

I can relate completely, Kate! Look at it as a media spin to try to puff up the image of the administration, and not deal with the real issues, i.e. why the levees were not fixed, and why the response was so slow.

Just my humble two cents.
Be well.

1:54 PM  
Blogger Atreau said...

Wish Bill would take some "personal responsibility" for his own words and actions.

7:55 AM  
Blogger Sticky Keys said...

KATE!! I don't know if you saw my comment to your post, but I loved it! Thank you so much for coming to visit me. and feel free to come anytime!

9:50 PM  
Blogger Sticky Keys said...

ps. O'Reilly SUCKS!

9:51 PM  

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