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In my opinion this is an infection that is cris-crossing this country. It's filled with lies, and deception, untruths, and misconceptions. I can see why some believe this is class warfare, because of the very issues and statements coming from it's masses.

They reject authority, are trying to declare a Utopia, wish to live in a free loving collective that is "primitive survival."

So my question is this:

In going to a Primitive Non-society survival lifestyle, who hunts and fishes (um PETA won't let us), of those who CAN't fend for themselves, whom do we choose that's gonna die? In fact which one of them is willing to die, because no one will feed them, or provide for them.

They wish to pool everything into a basket, and we all feed off the communal teet, each doing as he pleases as a form of self expression. All the while the drum beats are sounding, the burning man is burning, and we stumble around our communal camps in a mushroom enduced delirium talking about how great it is to be us, and who cares about those that have to do the work, just express yourself man.

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October 13th, 2011, 2:54 pm
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Good point, Pablo. Let's all bow down and worship at the altar of Algore. :lol:

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Now, even more douchebags have chimed in:
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Occupy Wall Street a favorite of Communists and dictators
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The occupying protesters' day got off to a good start. Iran's supreme leader and "new leftists" in the People's Republic of China have endorsed their cause.

During a speech yesterday in Kermanshah, Iran, before a crowd of "tens of thousands," Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said:

The corruption of the capitalist regime has become evident for these people (the protesters)... This movement will soar to completely mark the downfall of the West and the capitalist regime.

The speech was broadcast on Iran's state-controlled television. Khamenei claimed the "corrupt foundation has been exposed to the American people" and the protest movement in the U.S., ultimately, "will grow so that it will bring down the capitalist system and the west." A general in Iran's Revolutionary Guard described the protests in the U.S. as the beginning of an "American Spring" that will culminate in the toppling of "the Western capitalist system."

The occupiers (the Pot Party?) are drawing the attention, admiration, and support of fellow travelers in communist China too. According to an article in Asian Times titled "New leftists salute Wall Street brethren":

China's new leftists - socialist critics of the country's capitalist-style economic reforms - are beginning to lend support, declaring the [U.S.] demonstrations as a "great revolution" that sounds the death-knell for capitalism throughout the world.

The new leftists oppose what they view as Beijing's "pro-capitalist and pro-U.S. policies" and "apparently see the U.S. protest movement as strong evidence in support of their faith." (That would be faith in authoritarian government, not God or a Creator.) The primary website of China's new leftists, called Utopia, includes prominent references to the "Wall Street Revolution", the "Death of Capitalism", and praise for socialism and "Mao-style ideology".

In a show of support for the U.S. occupiers, public gatherings have been held in at least two Chinese cities. Both gatherings were unhindered by Chinese authorities. Four days ago, in the city square of Luoyang in Henan province, participants "put up a big picture of Mao and displayed a huge banner with the slogan "To Staunchly Support American People's Great 'Wall Street' Revolution!"".

Hugo Chavez endorsed the Occupy Wall Street protests days ago. So far, neither Fidel Castro nor Kim Jong-il has commented publicly, though North Korea's state-controlled news service issued a press release describing the protests as being "against exploitation and oppression by capital" and declaring that similar protests "are expected take place in other capitalist countries."

It is doubtful the endorsement by despots, dictators, and other oppressors will give the occupiers pause. Some people prefer an iron fist over the invisible hand or at least something more akin to it. Many of the protesters apparently buy into the premise and false choice of a Baltimore Sun reader who, in support of his anti-free-market stance, asks: "Which is worse, a society ruled by a power-hungry, greedy dictator or a government run by power-hungry, greedy corporations?"


http://www.americanthinker.com/blog/2011/10/occupy_wall_street_a_favorite_of_communists_and_dictators.html

When this epic failure is over, I wonder how many of these parasites will join the new Occupy Our Mom's Basements Movement. :lol:

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This is gonna be better than I thought:
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Face-off looms as NY protesters fear eviction
By Brigitte Dusseau | AFP – 1 hour 31 minutes ago

Anti-Wall Street protesters have called a massive pre-dawn show-of-strength to stop police evicting them on Friday from the Manhattan square that is the cradle of their anti-corporate movement.

New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg visited the demonstrators in person on Wednesday evening to reassure them that they would be allowed back after a clean-up demanded by the square's owners, but the protesters didn't buy it.

In a statement on their website, the Occupy Wall Street movement urged supporters to join them at 6:00 am (1000 GMT) on Friday at Zuccotti Park for "non-violent eviction defense."

"Bloomberg says that the park will be open for public usage following the cleaning, but with a notable caveat: Occupy Wall Street participants must follow the rules. These rules include, 'no tarps or sleeping bags' and 'no lying down,'" the statement said.

"So, seems likely that this is their attempt to shut down #OWS for good. We won't allow Bloomberg and the NYPD (New York Police Department) to foreclose our occupation."

Representatives of owners Brookfield Property descended on the square on Thursday morning with police and dogs, handing out notices to remind protesters that camping and use of tents and other structures was forbidden.

About 600 people have been camping out in Zuccotti Park more or less permanently since the occupation was launched on September 17, becoming the epicenter of a movement that has spread to cities across America.

The occupation has shown more and more signs of permanence: food stalls have sprung up, an infirmary, an information desk, a video room, even a library.

Protesters have no toilet facilities of their own and depend on local restaurants including McDonalds. There have also been reports of locals complaining about demonstrators urinating and defecating in the streets.

Brookfield says enough is enough and has set a deadline of 7:00 am (1100 GMT) on Friday for the protesters to begin moving out and let the cleaning begin.

"Conditions in the park have deteriorated, presenting health and cleanliness issues which must be addressed," the owners said in a statement.

The park "will be reopened to the public for lawful uses consistent with our regulations," the statement said, fueling protesters' fears that something more sinister is afoot.

"It's horrible, they want to put and end to this experience. They want to kick us out," said Seth Harper, a 21-year-old protester serving breakfast. "I don't want to be arrested. But I think a lot of people are going to fight."

Protesters denied there were any health dangers and said they were fully capable of looking after themselves.

"We have sanitation. We have cleaned since the beginning, they should let us do that," said Cynthia Villareal.

Facebook groups girded for action and called on supporters to help the protesters conduct their own mass clean-up on Thursday to forestall the need for intervention from the authorities.

"Friday morning, we'll awake and position ourselves with our brooms and mops in a human chain around the park, linked at the arms," a posting said.

"If NYPD attempts to enter, we'll peacefully/non-violently stand our ground and those who are willing will get arrested."

Although the sit-in demonstration in Zuccotti Park numbers only a few hundred people, swelling to several thousand during marches, Occupy Wall Street has struck a powerful note among US politicians and the media.

Smaller sister demonstrations have popped up in cities across the country.

Bloomberg has pledged to let protesters stay at Zuccotti Park in lower Manhattan's financial district so long as they respect the law, but the movement has already had several run-ins with the authorities.

At the end of last month more than 700 protesters were arrested for blocking weekend traffic on the Brooklyn Bridge in New York.

Some 700 police in Boston launched one of the biggest crackdowns so far on the movement, arresting 129 protesters for unlawful assembly as they descended on parks in the early hours of Tuesday morning.

Former US vice president turned climate-change activist Al Gore became the latest high-profile name to throw his support behind Occupy Wall Street on Thursday.

"With democracy in crisis, a true grassroots movement pointing out the flaws in our system is the first step in the right direction," he wrote on his blog (blog.algore.com). "Count me among those supporting and cheering on the Occupy Wall Street movement."

http://ca.news.yahoo.com/york-protest-square-cleaned-mayor-014113987.html

I'm gonna have to find an internet live feed of this tomorrow morning. There's nothing better than seeing several commie nutjubs being cracked in the head with billy clubs, handcuffed, and dragged off to jail. NYPD FTW! :D

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Looks like poor sly will be disappointed......
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Occupy Wall Street Park Cleaning Postponed After NYC Protest
October 14, 2011, 8:29 AM EDT

By Esmé E. Deprez and Joel Stonington

(Updates with comment from councilman in fifth paragraph.)

Oct. 14 (Bloomberg) -- Brookfield Office Properties Inc. postponed the cleaning of its Zuccotti Park in Lower Manhattan where Wall Street protesters are camping out, averting a confrontation with police who had threatened to remove tents and sleeping bags.

“Brookfield believes they can work out an arrangement with the protesters that will ensure the park remains clean, safe, available for public use and that the situation is respectful of residents and businesses downtown,” Deputy Mayor Caswell Holloway said in e-mail.

Protesters vowed to “defend the occupation” of the park after police said they would clear out their belongings under rules set by the private park’s owner. Demonstrators formed cleanup crews that swept and mopped through the night as crowds gathered ahead of the owner’s planned move into the park.

Brookfield, a New York-based real-estate developer, had said earlier that crews would close sections of the park for cleaning beginning at 7 a.m. New York time to relieve “unsanitary conditions.” In a letter to the city last night, Brookfield Chief Executive Officer Ric Clark said the cleanup would be postponed “a few days while we attempt to work out an arrangement with the protesters.”

Symbolic Park

Stephen Levin, 30, a city council member from the 33rd District in Brooklyn, said the gathering of thousands of people “made the difference.”

“This park has become a symbol of this movement,” Levin said. “The fact that it’s a block from Wall Street with thousands of people here, you can’t ignore it.”

The Occupy Wall Street protest that began Sept. 17 has spread to cities including Denver, Boston and San Francisco. Demonstrations against widening income disparity are planned across the Asia-Pacific region tomorrow as protesters organizing via social media from Tokyo to Sydney join London in the movement.

More than 700 demonstrators in New York have been arrested since the protests began, mostly on disorderly conduct charges. Mayor Michael Bloomberg has said he supports the protesters’ free-speech rights as long as they don’t violate the law.

Eddie Kay, 79, a retired drugstore clerk from Brooklyn, spoke to the crowd after the decision to postpone the cleanup, urging protesters to “celebrate, stay peaceful and not do anything to get arrested.”

“Arrests are not necessary,” Kay said. “Today is our victory.”

Public Amenity

Brookfield agreed to create the park at the intersection of Broadway and Liberty Street, near the World Trade Center site, as a public amenity open 24 hours a day, year-round.

Protesters have been camping there since the demonstration began. The park became a sea of backpacks, blue tarps and sleeping bags, which the occupants rolled up and stacked in piles during daylight.

Councilman Ydanis Rodriguez, who represents a portion of northern Manhattan, said he feels like he is a part of the movement.

“Every year the budget of New York City is balanced on the backs of the working class and middle class people,” Rodriguez said in an interview. “I believe that the wealthy that have been doing better in the last few years, especially Wall Street, should increase their contribution.”

The mayor is founder and majority owner of Bloomberg News parent Bloomberg LP.

--With assistance from Charles Mead, Henry Goldman, Chris Dolmetsch and David M. Levitt in New York and Stacie Servetah in Trenton. Editors: Steve Dickson, William Glasgall

To contact the reporters on this story: Esme E. Deprez in New York at edeprez@bloomberg.net; Henry Goldman in New York at hgoldman@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Mark Tannenbaum at mtannen@bloomberg.net

http://www.businessweek.com/news/2011-1 ... otest.html

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October 14th, 2011, 9:56 am
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Bummer. I wanted cracked skulls! :(

But on the bright side, atleast 15 more were arrested this morning when they knocked over police scooters, stormed barricades, and threw objects at the police. Why can't these idiots act responsibly and obey the laws? Atleast the Tea Party obtains the proper permits, cleans up after themselves, follows the law, and doesn't antagonize the police.

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A couple things I've come across about this...

A proposed Constitutional Amendment:
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"No non-citizen shall contribute money, directly or indirectly, to any candidate for Federal office. United States citizens shall be free to contribute no more than the equivalent of $100 to any federal candidate during any election cycle. Notwithstanding the limits construed to be part of the First Amendment, Congress shall have the power to limit, but not ban, independent political expenditures, so long as such limits are content and viewpoint neutral. Congress shall set forth a federal holiday for the purposes of voting for candidates for Federal office."

http://www.getmoneyout.com/


An interview with Fox News that apparently didn't make it on the air:


An interesting viewpoint/description of the Tea Party and Occupy Wall Street:
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The Tea Party is angry at the government for our situation, Occupy Wall St protestors are angry at the money and big business that owns our government.


An interesting view of how the banks have 'changed' in the past 30 years:
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October 14th, 2011, 5:00 pm
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Apparently there are a couple DRAFTs of the proposed Amendment going around, here's another:
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No person, corporation or business entity of any type, domestic or foreign, shall be allowed to contribute money, directly or indirectly, to any candidate for Federal office or to contribute money on behalf of or opposed to any type of campaign for Federal office. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, campaign contributions to candidates for Federal office shall not constitute speech of any kind as guaranteed by the U.S. Constitution or any amendment to the U. S. Constitution. Congress shall set forth a federal holiday for the purposes of voting for candidates for Federal office."

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Wags, how come neither of those proposed constitutional amendments about campaign finance reform don't mention the unions? Nothing like that will ever pass unless it bans unions from donating to campaigns, as well. If you remember, after the Citizens United case, the DemonRats attempted to ban election spending by corporations, but not unions, just prior to the 2010 elections. How convienient. There's no way those hypocritical bastards are going to willingly give up donations from their union sugar daddys though.

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These Marxist protesters really ought to be careful what they wish for. I strongly suggest that they speak with individuals who have lived under the Socialist Utopia before they proceed any further.
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I Don't Want to Save the World!
By Luba Sindler

I grew up in a country whose whole reason for existence was saving the world. We all had to sacrifice our time, our already meager resources, and our ability to buy a pair of shoes or some toilet paper (forget our freedom!) for the benefit of the working classes being oppressed en masse around the globe. There was always something to justify our misery today for the objective of the shining tomorrow: helping communist movements to overturn capitalism, giving military aid to friendly countries, keeping so-called allies in check, installing a new dictator somewhere, and on and on.


No ordinary citizen in his right mind believed a word of it; real life was about making ends meet, and that was no easy undertaking in the best of times. So this constant reminder from above of our obligations to the rest of the planet was safely ignored by everybody as just another nuisance coming with the misfortune of being born in a communist society.


When I finally made it to America, one of first things I took notice of was the absence of lofty universal aspirations pushed at me from outside. Sure, when I worked in Manhattan I saw plenty of people holding a megaphone and telling the passersby that the end is near and they have to repent or do something equally worthy to save mankind. Usually my reaction was to the effect that those poor souls didn't know how lucky they were not to be put immediately in jail, as would surely have happened in my old country.


However, my initial euphoria began to fade when I realized that even in America there is still a huge contingent of saviors. They come from two different directions -- the seriously rich and the culturally illiterate. Sometime the groups overlap, because despite the differences in style and substance, they all want what's best for us, the masses, if we just follow their advice.


The members of the first group (persons with serious money, not Obama's millionaires and billionaires making $250,000) offer various paths to global utopia: Michael Bloomberg wants to eradicate salt and tobacco, Al Gore wants us to pay for breathing, George Soros wants to institute socialism by manipulating financial markets and buying the media wholesale, and the founding kids from Google want us not to be "evil" (?!).


The best representatives of the second group are the latest TV sensation -- the "Occupy Wall Street [or insert the place here]" movement. For weeks we have been treated to a whole panoply of demands, from the ludicrous to the deranged. Many perennial favorites -- from elimination of all debts to instituting living wage, regardless of employment, to ending all the wars to free weed for everybody to doing something about those pesky Jews -- have been there on display. The only connection among all these wonderful ideas is that the rest of the citizenry should pay for them.


The sight of incoherent parasites holding up slogans promoting revolution while using all the attributes of capitalist society (iPods, iPads, iNext) is ridiculous enough. More ridiculous are the efforts of our intrepid mainstream media to figure out what these people want -- namely, by asking again and again to no discernible effect.


Funny -- I and millions of other people supporting Tea Parties all over the country don't remember being asked what we wanted. I guess the message of "leave us alone" was not so sexy. And this obsession with following the Constitution -- in our ignorance, we didn't know that it was over a hundred years old. Surely we would have known not to bother with such a decrepit document if we were as enlightened as our betters in the media.


The better question, and the one I've never heard asked, is "Why should we listen to you? By virtue of what achievement did you earn our respect?" After all, the first question to any candidate for a public office is "Why do you want to be a [president, governor, congressman, dog-catcher]?" I doubt either the snooty elite or the mindless drum-beaters could say anything interesting on the subject.


I know that I am just a little nobody from New Jersey, but I have lived the life you guys are trying to impose on the rest of us. Speaking from experience, I can tell you that you would not last a minute under those conditions.


So excuse me if I don't give a damn about what you want. Perhaps I'll listen to you after you take a shower.


http://www.americanthinker.com/2011/10/i_dont_want_to_save_the_world.html

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Wags, how come neither of those proposed constitutional amendments about campaign finance reform don't mention the unions?
Agreed. There would need to be clearer language re Unions in any final Amendment.
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These Marxist protesters really ought to be careful what they wish for. I strongly suggest that they speak with individuals who have lived under the Socialist Utopia before they proceed any further.
What makes these people Marxist?

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October 15th, 2011, 3:28 pm
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Well, not all of them are Marxists. They include anarchists, "useful idiots" and now Nazi's too! More on that in my next post.

I've been following this thing since late August before it even started on September 17th. As such, I probably know more about it than most people do. I also know which people and organizations had a hand in promoting, organizing, and implementing it. I already posted a list of organizations, but here are some of the people involved: Lisa Fithian, Kalle Lasn, Stephen Lerner, Harrison Schultz, Charles Lenchner, Doug Singsen, Michael Premo, J.A. Myerson, Elliot Madison, Vlad Teichberg, and Nelini Stamp. Go ahead and look up these people's pasts. Some will take more digging than others to find their radicalism, but the info is out there.

I could go on, but it would sound like a conspiracy theory, so I'll leave it at that. In the meantime, I'll just continue to mock and ridicule them.

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Now this is what I call a ringing endorsement: :lol:
White Honor - Affiliated With The American Nazi Party wrote:
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Many racialists are unsure about, and even against, these Occupy Wall Street protests all around the country. It has been pointed out to me that many protesters are non-white and/or “communists.” Well my answer to that is: “WHO CARES?!” They are against the same evil, corrupted, degenerate capitalist elitists that WE are against! Instead of screaming, “6 million more!” The pro-white movementites should be JOINING this Occupy movement and supporting it!

Seriously people, just WHO is our enemy? The unemployed left-wing 25-year-old holding up a sign, OR the judeo-capitalist banksters who swindled the American taxpayers out of A TRILLION dollars in the “bailout” scam AND continue to oppress the White Working Class?!? Even Adolf Hitler’s NSDAP had to vote with open communists on some issues to achieve their goals. WE need to utilize and support every movement of dissent against this evil American empire, regardless of which end of the political spectrum it originates from.

The foremost authority on National Socialism in America has this to say about “Occupy”:

What is really MISSING – is the “MOVEMENT” from these popular protests – its time to pull WN heads out of their collective rectum’s, and JOIN IN the attack on Judeo-Capitalism. What do you suggest? That WN Working Class White people DEFEND the Judeo-Capitalists? IF the “movement” wasn’t so PATHETIC it would be OUT THERE – LEADING these protests! The fact that its these “lefties” as you call them, who are picking up the ball and running with it – only shows how much more in tune THEY are with the fed up masses of White Workers, than the fossilized, reactionary “right-wing”. WHO holds the WEALTH and POWER in this country – the JUDEO-CAPITALISTS. WHO is therefore the #1 ENEMY who makes all this filth happen – the JUDEO-CAPITALISTS. WHO therefore do WN need to FIGHT? My heart is right there with these people, perhaps someday the “movement” will SHOW the same COURAGE and DEDICATION that these people OUT THERE FIGHTING are SHOWING!
Sincerely, ROCKY SUHAYDA Hail Victory! 88! www.ANP14.com


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The Occupy Movement has spread to Europe, but you've gotta love our lamestream media's biased coverage of it:
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Saturday, October 15, 2011Media Spin: Occupy Wall Street Did Not Burn Buildings... People Marching With them Did
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First off, I would like to point out that no Tea Party rally in my recollection ever created violence, resulted in crimes, or culminated in arson, let alone burning buildings and cars. Second, nearly every "Occupy Wall Street" event has had some sort of crime take place during or because of it, many of which happen to be felonies.

And yet, the Main Stream Media is trying its damnedest to explain away the wave of violence that has come out of the Occupy Wall Street protests. Case in point, ABC's exceedingly slanted articled entitled Rioters Hijack Rome Protests, Police Fire Tear Gas.

Thus, their first paragraph reads like so:

Italian riot police fired tear gas and water cannons Saturday in Rome as violent protesters hijacked a peaceful demonstration against corporate greed, smashing bank windows, torching cars and hurling bottles.
Let me break this down for you, even though I'm quite sure anyone can see right through this drivel. ABC goes out of its way to say that "peaceful protesters" were rightfully demonstrating against corporations. It emphasizes, however, that the riots were "hijacked" by violence.

According to ABC, this did not happen

The major, disgusting problem with ABC's slant is that they never say where these so-called hijackers came from. Instead, their article makes it readily apparent that these thugs were at the event the entire time, marching in solidarity and on the behalf of Occupy Wall Street.

Even the headline, Rioters Hijack Rome Protests, Police Fire Tear Gas, emphasizes the supposedly violent steps police took to ensure safety. In the first paragraph of the story, ABC conveniently left out that the rioters were also burning buildings. The spin is so incredibly deep that it is bewildering, but sadly not unexpected.

On top of it all, ABC also decided to completely ignore the violent rhetoric coming out of Occupy Wall Street, like members' call for the beheading of children and hanging of capitalists.

But I am not surprised. This is the Main Stream Media, after all.


http://www.punditpress.com/2011/10/media-spin-occupy-wall-street-did-not.html

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