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Re: Piers Morgan: POLL TIME!

Postby Phatscotty on Thu Dec 27, 2012 8:45 pm

I think someone or something has the dirt on Piers, and as long as Piers does their/it's bidding, he will be the chosen one, but it doesn't end well for him.

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Re: Piers Morgan: POLL TIME!

Postby Symmetry on Thu Dec 27, 2012 8:58 pm

Changed the poll question midvote? Classic dodge king stuff, Scotty.
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Re: Piers Morgan: POLL TIME!

Postby Phatscotty on Thu Dec 27, 2012 9:02 pm

Symmetry wrote:Changed the poll question midvote? Classic dodge king stuff, Scotty.


Just let us have some fun for once.

What are your thoughts on Piers Morgan? I haven't known about him as long as you probably have.
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Re: Piers Morgan: POLL TIME!

Postby Phatscotty on Thu Dec 27, 2012 9:07 pm

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Gillipig wrote:I hate Piers Morgan more than any other nosy network idiot, but damn, if you can kick him out for his political beliefs, where does it end? Should everyone who questions the law be deported? If you want to turn the U.S. into a communist country, that's exactly the way to go!


Cmon, get in the spirit! We aren't really trying to kick him out, we are just making him not want to stay.....


By making him an incredibly famous and polarising media figure? He's laughing all the way to the bank.


I admit, I watched his show every night last week. I note, at the moment, Piers is on re-run from last week...
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Re: Piers Morgan: POLL TIME!

Postby Symmetry on Thu Dec 27, 2012 9:13 pm

Phatscotty wrote:
Symmetry wrote:Changed the poll question midvote? Classic dodge king stuff, Scotty.


Just let us have some fun for once.

What are your thoughts on Piers Morgan? I haven't known about him as long as you probably have.


Crappy Tabloid newspaper editor, with any degree of legitimacy well past gone in the UK, moved to the US, gets a job based on his accent and a fair degree of media savvy (he ain't an idiot), plus his connections, gets cushy job pretending to be the kind of hard hitting interviewer that the UK is ok with, but is totally uncomfortable in a US media setting, seems to have caused uproar in the US over something that the pretty much everyone in the US and the rest of the world considers common sense, but causes a petition for him to be banned from the country by Texans.

TLDR: Nobody here likes him, but the one time he says something everyone else agrees with, he gets slammed.
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Re: Piers Morgan: POLL TIME!

Postby Phatscotty on Thu Dec 27, 2012 9:24 pm

Symmetry wrote:
Phatscotty wrote:
Symmetry wrote:Changed the poll question midvote? Classic dodge king stuff, Scotty.


Just let us have some fun for once.

What are your thoughts on Piers Morgan? I haven't known about him as long as you probably have.


Crappy Tabloid newspaper editor, with any degree of legitimacy well past gone in the UK, moved to the US, gets a job based on his accent and a fair degree of media savvy (he ain't an idiot), plus his connections, gets cushy job pretending to be the kind of hard hitting interviewer that the UK is ok with, but is totally uncomfortable in a US media setting, seems to have caused uproar in the US over something that the pretty much everyone in the US and the rest of the world considers common sense, but causes a petition for him to be banned from the country by Texans.

TLDR: Nobody here likes him, but the one time he says something everyone else agrees with, he gets slammed.


only one thing comes to mind

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Re: Piers Morgan: POLL TIME!

Postby Symmetry on Thu Dec 27, 2012 9:28 pm

Phatscotty wrote:only one thing comes to mind


That should really be your sig, followed by a link to YouTube.com.
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Re: Piers Morgan: POLL TIME!

Postby Phatscotty on Thu Dec 27, 2012 9:42 pm

Symmetry wrote:
Phatscotty wrote:only one thing comes to mind


That should really be your sig, followed by a link to YouTube.com.


it would looks like this
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Re: Piers Morgan

Postby Ray Rider on Fri Dec 28, 2012 3:05 am

This is one of the stupidest things I've seen...petitioning to deport a guy for what he says about gun control? Seriously? I mean, what he says is idiotic and the way he says it is idiotic and the way he talks down (or over) people who disagree with him is idiotic; but none of that is grounds for deportation.

Scotty says it's just symbolic, but even if that is so, it's still a stupid idea. There's much better methods of showing your displeasure with him than that. And what does this have to do with Glenn Beck's treatment by the liberals you keep talking about? We're not talking about Glenn Beck here, we're talking about Piers Morgan. Cry me a river.
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Re: Piers Morgan

Postby Phatscotty on Fri Dec 28, 2012 3:29 am

Ray Rider wrote:This is one of the stupidest things I've seen...petitioning to deport a guy for what he says about gun control? Seriously? I mean, what he says is idiotic and the way he says it is idiotic and the way he talks down (or over) people who disagree with him is idiotic; but none of that is grounds for deportation.

Scotty says it's just symbolic, but even if that is so, it's still a stupid idea. There's much better methods of showing your displeasure with him than that. And what does this have to do with Glenn Beck's treatment by the liberals you keep talking about? We're not talking about Glenn Beck here, we're talking about Piers Morgan. Cry me a river.


It's only just begun with Piers. Later in time we will be able to look back and get a better perspective. Word is the guy who started this petition is from InfoWars. And anyways, like we weren't gonna talk about the petition here?

I'm sure the NRA is doing some things most of us won't hear about also, and other things will come, but I do not expect too many sponsors to start pulling out. Conservatives don't usually do that.
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Re: Piers Morgan: POLL TIME!

Postby MeDeFe on Fri Dec 28, 2012 4:00 am

Symmetry wrote:Changed the poll question midvote? Classic dodge king stuff, Scotty.

It's the 2nd time at least already.
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Re: Petition to Deport Piers Morgan

Postby BigBallinStalin on Fri Dec 28, 2012 5:21 am

saxitoxin wrote:
Phatscotty wrote:
Baron Von PWN wrote:
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Baron Von PWN wrote:So we're punishing people for speaking their mind now? Pretty sure the constitution is oke with that right?


#1 Piers is not a U.S. Citizen. He is on a passport
#2 It's not punishment, it's consequences. Speech is not without consequence. Ask Chic-Fil-A



oh, it's ok to ingore the principles in the constitution in order to punish a non citizen for criticizing the principles in the constitution, makes sense.

What law says you can be deported for criticising the constitution?


There isn't a law. We are going to escort him out ourselves

Not ignoring our principles. Just acknowledging that Brit's have their rights, and Americans have our rights.


The Bill of Rights isn't a guarantee by the government to protect rights, it's a restriction on the federal government from engaging in certain actions. As such, it applies equally to citizens and non-citizens. See: http://www.lewrockwell.com/browne/browne27.html

In any case, Piers is going to be out of a job in the next six months anyway and relegated back to hosting game shows in England if his ratings don't improve.


We can either let participants in the market decide (see: his ratings),

OR

we can forsake free speech rights by advocating for deportation, thus marginally bumping the state into the authoritarian realm.


Sax and I favor the market.
PS basically favors fascism.
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Re: Piers Morgan Threatens to Deport Himself

Postby Phatscotty on Sun Dec 30, 2012 12:29 am

Deport me? If America won't change its crazy gun laws... I may deport myself
says Piers Morgan

Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article ... z2GViaoeSA

pretty cool idea, since if he deports himself, that means I didn't deport him!

win-win!
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Re: Piers Morgan Threatens to Deport Himself

Postby john9blue on Sun Dec 30, 2012 1:01 am

p-mo, we both know that you ain't going anywhere.
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Re: Piers Morgan Threatens to Deport Himself

Postby chang50 on Sun Dec 30, 2012 1:56 am

Phatscotty wrote:
Deport me? If America won't change its crazy gun laws... I may deport myself
says Piers Morgan

Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article ... z2GViaoeSA

pretty cool idea, since if he deports himself, that means I didn't deport him!

win-win!


You cannot think this link in any way supports your position.For the first time ever I'm beginning to warm to Morgan,who could blame him if he did decide to leave for a more civilised country?
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