View Full Version : Left puts crosshairs here, there, and everywhere.

01-24-2011, 05:33 AM
I'm assuming dear leader wasn't talking about them.

<div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Quote:</div><div class="ubbcode-body">"Palin's moose-hunting episode on her reality show enraged People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, and now, she's square in the <span style='font-size: 14pt'>crosshairs</span> of big time Hollywood producer, Aaron Sorkin," reported A.J. Hammer of CNN's Headline News on December 8.

"Companies like MasterCard are in the <span style='font-size: 14pt'>crosshairs</span> for cutting ties with WikiLeaks," said CNN Kiran Chetry in a December 9 report.

"Thousands of people living in areas that are in the <span style='font-size: 14pt'>crosshairs</span> have been told to evacuate," Chetry said in a December 21 report on flooding in California.

"He's in their <span style='font-size: 14pt'>crosshairs</span>," said a guest in a December 21 CNN discussion of suspects in a missing-person case.

"This will be the first time your food will be actually in the crosshairs of the FDA," business reporter Christine Romans said on December 22.

"The U.S. commander in the East has Haqqani in his <span style='font-size: 14pt'>crosshairs</span>" CNN's Barbara Starr reported on December 28, referring to an Afghan warlord.

"We know that health care reform is in the <span style='font-size: 14pt'>crosshairs</span> again," CNN's Joe Johns reported on January 3.

Seven uses of <span style='font-size: 11pt'>"crosshairs"</span> in just the month before the Tucson attacks, and just one of them referring to an actual wartime situation. And one reference to Sarah Palin herself as being in <span style='font-size: 14pt'>"crosshairs."</span>

And not just Palin. On September 14, Mark Preston, CNN's senior political editor, referred to another controversial politician, Republican Rep. Michele Bachmann, as being ""in the <span style='font-size: 14pt'>crosshairs."</span> "Michelle Bachmann is raising lots of money, raising her national profile," Preston said on September 14. "She is in the <span style='font-size: 14pt'>crosshairs</span> of Democrats as well."

Read more at the Washington Examiner: http://washingtonexaminer.com/blogs/belt...n#ixzz1Bx2Ig5IU (http://washingtonexaminer.com/blogs/beltway-confidential/2011/01/banning-crosshairs-cnn-used-it-refer-palin-bachmann#ixzz1Bx2Ig5IU) </div></div>

Let the excuses begin.


01-24-2011, 07:32 AM
Obviously they are dangerous people with violence on their minds.

01-24-2011, 08:43 AM
I was going to fix some popcorn for this one, but then figured there probably wouldn't be any response from the left.

Another good thread that will die an early death (Did I just make a death analogy????????) because there is no way to defend these statements after their recent attacks (oops, there's another reference to violence) on the "Palin map".


01-24-2011, 08:56 AM
This one def might bomb. Ooops. /forums/images/%%GRAEMLIN_URL%%/smile.gif