Search results for “prop-aganda”

More human prop-aganda: Children call for federal #StrongStart pre-K program


Proponents of universal federal preschool are uniting behind the Strong Start for America’s Children Act, cosponsored by  Sen. Tom Harkin (D-Iowa) and Rep. George Miller (D-Calif). The legislation would create a federal preschool program for all four-year-old children from low- to moderate-income families in the country. Heritage estimates the program would cost federal taxpayers $26.8 billion over […]

‘Line-up puppet show': Obama recruits more human prop-aganda to push for UI extension


That’s a rhetorical question, right? All rested and refreshed from his Hawaiian vacay, President Obama took to the podium today to inform us that extending long-term unemployment benefits would boost the economy. For reals! But talk is cheap, so he turned to some human prop-aganda for help: President being introduced by unemployed woman who is […]

More human prop-aganda: Dems display ‘faces of hunger’ in food stamp debate

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As Twitchy reported yesterday, Texas Rep. Steve Stockman’s interns were reportedly barred from bringing photos of U.S. Ambassador Chris Stevens, Sean Smith, Glen Doherty and Tyrone Woods to the the Foreign Affairs Committee hearing on Benghazi. There was apparently no problem bringing photos of the “faces of hunger” — not to mention a steak, a bottle […]

‘They’re gonna look good next to us': President Prop-aganda recruits Marines to hold umbrellas [pics, video]

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Out: I support the troops. In: The troops support my umbrella.

President Prop-aganda taps Newtown mom to push ‘gun responsibility reforms’ in weekly address


More exploitative political theater from President Prop-aganda. Well how about that. #obama is using Newton Parents as pawns to war on behalf of all #Americans against the 2nd Amendment. Thanks 4 nothing. — Shaughn (@Shaughn_A) April 13, 2013 Instead of delivering his usual weekly address, Obama turned over the mic to Francine Wheeler, mother of a […]

First responder on stage with President Prop-aganda: I ‘felt like a potted plant’


After Obama’s sequester event, one of the first responders on stage told me that he “felt like a potted plant.” — Brian Hughes (@BrianHughesDC) February 19, 2013 Washington Examiner White House correspondent Brian Hughes reports that one of the first responders who joined President Obama on stage at this morning’s fear-monger-palooza “felt like a potted […]

Human prop-aganda: Obama to announce gun control measures flanked by kids

Let him be clear: President Obama does everything he does for the children. And tomorrow, when he reveals his gun control plans, he’s going to make sure you all know it — by surrounding himself with kids. Endless campaign: WH to trot out “the children” for Obama’s gun grab — JWF (D) (@JammieWF) January 15, […]

‘My dad is now covered': ‘Striving immigrant’ Astrid Silva sends thank you to Sen. Harry Reid

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What did Harry Reid do?

‘Despicable!’ Kirsten Powers slams use of child in foul ‘F-bombs for Feminism’ video (Spoiler: It’s enraging)

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Wow, you’ve come a long way, baby! All the way to … child exploitation. This video will enrage you.

‘Blinded by your ideology': Man used as Wendy Davis’ prop should rethink his support

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This man deserves better.

Hey, media! Does this genius Wendy Davis truth-snark prove you are beyond parody? (Yes) [photo]


You might want to take a look at THIS, lapdogs. Advocacy journalism backfire!

Baby got gaffe: Was this Hillary Clinton’s most ‘garbage snake’ idiocy yet?


Predictable politicization.

‘Vastly more respectful': Sally Kohn’s ‘giant AHEM’ on latte salute fails to impress

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‘Freaks!’ Joe Bastardi retweets photo of ‘ideological child abuse’ at #PeopleClimateMarch


Children as pawns.

‘26 weeks is enough!’ Dean Cain blasts unemployment extension on ‘Fox & Friends’ [video]


Aww, yeah. @foxandfriends Love Dean Cain! Thankfully there r some in Hollywood with their heads screwed on right! — Jenny Ware Dupree (@jennywaredupree) January 8, 2014 Indeed. As Twitchy readers know, actor Dean Cain is a breath of fresh and sane air in Hollywood. @Elatha8 I enjoy #Stossel — Dean Cain (@RealDeanCain) January 5, 2014 […]

‘That was a success story?’ Byron York sheds sunlight on Obamacare human props

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This morning in the Rose Garden, President Obama once again recruited human prop-aganda to help sell his crappy namesake health care law. Looking at pool descriptions, provided by WH, of people standing behind Obama today… — Byron York (@ByronYork) October 21, 2013 But as The Washington Examiner’s Byron York demonstrates, the White House doesn’t seem […]

‘She finally saw her premium': Woman nearly faints during POTUS’ O-care infomercial [video]


That’s our POTUS! Makin’ the ladies swoon!

‘Classic!’ Katie Pavlich scores with idea for lifting memorial Barry-cades



Chris Hayes: Shameful-ass food stamp vote is some thoroughly shameful sh*t


@chrislhayes Yes, please f&@k them up about this. It's cruel beyond belief. #inners #SNAP — Meryl Ranzer (@merylnyc) September 20, 2013 As Twitchy reported earlier, photos of the real, live “faces of hunger” displayed on the House floor today weren’t enough to stop the House from passing its version of the Farm Bill, which would […]

Pelosi uses 5-year-old grandson to make case for Syria action [video]; Politico’s Byers squees

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As Twitchy reported, GOP Reps. John Boehner and Eric Cantor have officially announced their support for military action in Syria, but they didn’t make their case as wisely as Nancy Pelosi did. Pelosi, you see, has a five-year-old grandson who didn’t understand why we would go to war in Syria — until his grandma Mimi […]

Ebony magazine demands repeal of Stand Your Ground laws with four different Trayvon covers [pics]


Race-baiters demand you give up your ground. For Trayvon.

Unmasked: ‘I’d f**k a senator'; Pro-aborts exploit kids to advocate for killing ‘unwanted’ ones [pic]



Local news anchor gets a taste of what it’s like to be Obama


Who is Kai Jackson? He’s a news anchor for Baltimore’s CBS affiliate WJZ-13. Jackson was at the White House Wednesday reporting on the Super Bowl champion Baltimore Ravens’ visit with President Obama when the gathered crowd at the gate apparently mistook him for the president. At that point, Jackson got a fleeting taste of what […]

‘Maybe a Marine can fan him': Obama to stage #DontDoubleMyRate show in Rose Garden

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President Obama is putting on a #DontDoubleMyRate revival show on Friday morning. RT if you agree: Every American should be able to afford higher education. #DontDoubleMyRate, — The White House (@whitehouse) May 30, 2013 Quick reminder for everyone watching POTUS' event: House already passed a student loan bill that echoes Obama's plan: — […]