Portman to GOP: Don't talk to your kids

Portman to GOP: Don't talk to your kids

There are 8 comments on the rimcountrygazette.blogspot.in story from Mar 18, 2013, titled Portman to GOP: Don't talk to your kids. In it, rimcountrygazette.blogspot.in reports that:

The decision of Sen. Rob Portman to support same-sex marriage after learning that his son was gay has inspired hundreds of other Republican lawmakers to stop speaking to their children immediately, G.O.P. leaders confirmed today.

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Makes sense

Evansville, IN

#1 Mar 18, 2013
Wow! That's free SNL material from the Family Values party. No doubt the silence will come back to bite them.

Sunday, March 17, 2013
Portman to GOP: Don't talk to your kids
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By Andy Borowitz

WASHINGTON (The Borowitz Report)—The decision of Sen. Rob Portman (R-Ohio) to support same-sex marriage after learning that his son was gay has inspired hundreds of other Republican lawmakers to stop speaking to their children immediately, G.O.P. leaders confirmed today.

“I have gathered my caucus and told them, if your kids are going to tell you something that’s going to cost you the next election, it’s better to nip that situation in the bud,” said House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio).“Just stop talking to them altogether, for heaven’s sakes.”

Speaker Boehner said he was advising his fellow Republicans who were “hell bent on speaking to their children” to keep things superficial:“You can talk about sports. You can talk about the weather. But anything beyond that, your policy should be,‘Don’t ask, don’t tell.’”

But even as Mr. Boehner laid down the new guidelines for not speaking to one’s children, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Virginia) said that the policy “doesn’t go far enough.”

“What if you’re having a conversation with your kids and it turns out they’re in favor of raising the capital-gains tax or banning assault rifles?” he said.“Do what I do—block their calls.”

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky) agreed with his fellow G.O.P. leaders’ words of caution, adding,“Fortunately, none of my children want to talk to me.”
Makes sense

Evansville, IN

#2 Mar 18, 2013
... anyway
Lance Winslow

San Jose, CA

#4 Mar 18, 2013
Also, don't talk to blacks, gays, women, elderly, asians, poor, intellectuals, hispanics...

Since: Mar 11

St. Croix valley

#5 Mar 18, 2013
and for pete's sake, don't EVER talk about rape or reproduction in public!! NEVER! If one of the liberal MSM asks you about it stick your fingers in your ears, shout na-na-na-na-na- and run away!
Responsibility

Redwood City, CA

#6 Mar 18, 2013
This is very funny - perhaps why the republicants are the party of the laughing stock.

“i hope we can change this!”

Since: Aug 08

usa

#8 Mar 18, 2013
just more proof the idiots on the left will believe ANYTHING, as long as it demonizes their "enemies".

what a bunch of morons!
Makes sense

Evansville, IN

#9 Mar 19, 2013
woodtick57 wrote:
and for pete's sake, don't EVER talk about rape or reproduction in public!! NEVER! If one of the liberal MSM asks you about it stick your fingers in your ears, shout na-na-na-na-na- and run away!
Oh, and don't talk to your wife either. She might disagree with you too. Tell her to just shut up and look pretty. For Pete's sake, send her shopping or something. LOL

If you're gay, a drug users, keep it in the closet, like Rev. Ted Haggard.

“It's a Brand New Day”

Since: Feb 06

New Rochelle

#10 Mar 19, 2013
carey529 wrote:
just more proof the idiots on the left will believe ANYTHING, as long as it demonizes their "enemies".
what a bunch of morons!
Speaking of which, most of the "RELIGIOUS RIGHT" are unwitting SATANISTS, following Balaam the son of Bosor.

If you are a modern day fundamentalist; go to the back of the New Testament and read what Peter, the Rock, has to say directly to YOU !

2 Peter 2:

http://www.sacred-texts.com/bib/kjv/pe2002.ht...

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