At great risk to their personal safety and careers, GOP insiders smuggled out an early draft of the Republican Tea Party’s Pledge to America and have provided it exclusively to PlanetPOV.

As you’ll see, this draft is quite startling in how frankly it presents the Tea Party driven sensibilities of the new Republican Party. It’s not surprising that this version was greatly toned down and homogenized in the pledge document that was publicly released.

And so, here is the draft of the Republican Tea Party’s Pledge that they never wanted you to see:


Click here to download this PDF

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PatsyT
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httpsh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3DRkUU-qhjk

bito
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❗ Patsy, this is the best GOTV spot I have seen, by far ❗ ❗ ❗

PatsyT
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This is unbelievable…..
Do we have a edit wizard that can make this into a real image?
http://www.nytimes.com/imagepages/2010/10/08/us/politics/08donate-g.html?ref=politics

funding

kesmarn
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Pretty depressing, Patsy.

In today’s paper there was an article about Rupert Murdoch’s “gift” of $1 million to the Republican candidate for Governor here in Ohio. Of course he covered his tracks by donating the money to the Republican Governors Association, which laundered it into “legality.” Now the airways are spammed with anti-Strickland ads. Strickland is financially swamped in a tsunami of dirty money.

Mark Shields gave an impassioned argument tonight on PBS against the Citizens United ruling. David Brooks blandly said that he sees no evidence that money changes anything in elections. Argh…

bito
Member

edit: this looks like a job for Fearless Leader, I tried a few tricks without much luck. Sorry

I’m not sure if I know how to make it fit the page, Patsy. It is very good!

boomer1949
Member

bito,

Try zooming out and then doing a save as…

boom

bito
Member

Thanks, boomer. I just got a weird glitch in the ‘puter and had to reboot, still a bit quirky.
Mean while try this site, kids. Good ammunition for corps sending jobs overseas.

http://www.workingamerica.org/jobtracker/

Khirad
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Obama should be executed – Wisconsin GOP Chair.

Freudian slip?

http://democurmudgeon.blogspot.com/2010/10/wisconsin-gop-chairman-priebus-calls.html

“uh, right” – whaaa?

whatsthatsound
Member

Unbelievable! What a scumbag! That was three times, right? The guy is obviously revealing something truly demented about himself.

bito
Member

Simple slip-up when he interchanged the two, in one sentence?
And who does call OBL by his first name in the press? What like Cher?

boomer1949
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Sounded like he’d had a couple of drinks beforehand. His words were too slow, deliberate, and a little slurry.

Kalima
Admin

He said it more than once. How many Freudian slips does it take before we can call him an ignorant a-hole?

boomer1949
Member

One. 👿

Khirad
Member

Too bad I’d been unaware of this guy…

Anyone catch the surreal Rachel interview that she should have cut off within two minutes?

http://whoisartrobinson.defazioforcongress.org/archive/

[no worries though, he has zero chance of winning in this district]

PatsyT
Member

Yes, Kihrad! I saw the whole thing, excruciatingly painful to witness,
like watching a car wreck in slow motion!
He was twitching and squirming all the way through.
Since when is a scientist NOT open to debate?

Khirad
Member

Excellent.

bito
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Commentary: John Nichols on Pledge to America
A lesson to listen to IMHO–GOTV

boomer1949
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All I can say is YEA!!!!

escribacat
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Okay, I must be the slow kid. I don’t get it. It’s blank! 🙁

Weird.

I switched to IE from Firefox and there it is. Hmm. Anyone else see it blank in Firefox or is it just me?

….and later……
Brrrrrillliant, adlib. Wow.

PatsyT
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Oh Ecat, that is so funny, I thought the same thing until I looked at the bottom and saw the link … ahhh so it’s not a joke that the republican tea party pledge is blank… I mean it could be
that would be a great bit of funny
but the real pledge is in the link below the blank space – for some of us.

escribacat
Member

Hi Patsy! I thought…April Fool’s? Nah. Wrong month. But it shows up in internet explorer without clicking the PDF link.

PatsyT
Member

Thats very funny ! Hey hope all is going great with you .. how are the doggies?

bito
Member

and can you “sic” them on Buck? 😆

bito
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Now marked as “Featured” on yahoo! !!
Gret job AdLib ❗

bito
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❗ ❗ The use of “republican-tea-party-pledge” is now showing up as second on google (behind HuffPoo) and # 7 on yahoo! !!!
Try it and get it to NUMBER ONE !!!

Kalima
Admin

I’ve just submitted it to Digg. Please go there, I’m Kalimatoo, and Digg it!!!

Come on, let’s Digg it!

Thanks!

Oh and good afternoon/evening to you all.

whatsthatsound
Member

Wow, Adlib! Do you sleep? Or, do you have little elves and cyber pixies that work for you while you sleep? Because it is easy to see the amount of time, effort, and dedication put into this, and for the worthiest of causes! Smashing!

Keep the Bums Out!

bito
Member

Great job, AdLib, I will bet that there is a copy at my doctor’s office tomorrow!

That was a lot of work ❗

boomer1949
Member

Hi bito,

In addition to some emails and my Facebook page, I sent the link to Sherrod Brown and MoveOn.org.

So glad to see the Copyright at the end too!

bito
Member

Hey, boomer! That is a great idea, we need to spread the link!
The shortened link is http://bit.ly/bgOCy7

PatsyT
Member

This makes me want to break out into song!
In your face T Party!
httpsh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zBUJztI884M&feature=related