Yesterday, several United States Congressmen were heckled by teabaggers, who used racist and homophobic slurs. One congressman was spit on. Here’s a quick survey of how this story is being presented:
Members Of Congress Called ‘Ni**er,’ ‘Fa**ot,’ Spat On By Tea Party Protesters
Spitting and Slurs Directed at Lawmakers
Tea Party Organizer Condemns Racial Slurs
Boehner: Anti-gay, racial slurs ‘reprehensible’
House Republicans denounce racial slurs hurled at Democrats
Health Care Opposition Turns Ugly
Rep.: Protesters Yelled Racial Slurs
Steele, Boehner: Slurs don’t represent protests
Here are the headlines in front of today’s historic vote on health care reform.
HISTORY IN THE MAKING
Republicans Say Dems Don’t Have the Votes
House Democrats confident they’ve got health care votes
VOTE FOR YOUR LIFE!
Democrats predict health bill will pass House
Vote on Health Bill Today Caps a Journey Back From the Brink
Health Care Tipping Point? ‘We Have the Votes,’ Key Democrat Says
Democrats ‘have votes on health’
Heading for a close vote
Democrats say they have votes needed to pass healthcare bill
Dems: ‘We have the votes’ for health bill
Boehner: Democrats ‘don’t have the votes yet’
I don’t ever want to hear another Teabagger claim there is no racism within the Teabag movement after this.
Interesting headline from MSNBC. It tells a story, doesn’t it?
I love this feature, E. Thanks again.
Cheers Escribat a great roundup.
Drudge or course is the most hypocritical by far. This is a vote to save thousands of lives.