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Mike Lester

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  1. Tue Elung-Jensen

    Tue Elung-Jensen said, over 1 year ago

    Riiight. Someone needs a vacation to a country with actual tyranny, so they don´t water down the expression.

  2. Rad-ish

    Rad-ish GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    Like Obama invented the IRS.

  3. Michael wme

    Michael wme said, over 1 year ago


    If you listen to Peter Segal, a group with the word ‘Patriot’ in their name applied for 501( c)3 status and was immediately rejected.

    They re-submitted the exact same application, but with the word ‘Patriot’ replaced by the word ‘green’ and were immediately granted 501( c)3 status.

    Some of us figure that shows something (but I’m not sure what).

  4. mrs1wing

    mrs1wing GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    Ralston Purina is gonna be on this one…

  5. Chillbilly

    Chillbilly said, over 1 year ago

    Boo hoo hoo. Show this cartoon to a Syrian and they’ll help you reconsider what “pure tyranny” is.

  6. Cinci Steve

    Cinci Steve GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    Funny that Obozo Fan Club members here think there is no scandal, yet their leader said he is “Outraged” about this.


  7. pirate227

    pirate227 said, over 1 year ago

    I love how cons throw around the term tyranny. Obviously they don’t understand the definition. Much like the definition of Marxist.

  8. Harrison_Bergeron

    Harrison_Bergeron said, over 1 year ago


    But they do. They weren’t doing their jobs, they were deliberately targeting people for harassment and persecution based on nothing more than their political views.

  9. Harrison_Bergeron

    Harrison_Bergeron said, over 1 year ago

    @Adrian Snare

    You support government harassment of people for having political views you don’t like? .

  10. r2varney

    r2varney said, over 1 year ago


    I don’t think “government harassment” of groups having a different political view is limited to the IRS.

  11. I Play One On TV

    I Play One On TV said, over 1 year ago

    Hey, guys, Nero’s still fiddling. If this were the biggest problem with the US, we’d be so much better off……

    And I will add my voice to the idea that no group whose primary purpose is to advance a political agenda should be allowed tax-free status, nor should it be allowed to hide the names of its donors, regardless of which political agenda it espouses.

  12. dtroutma

    dtroutma GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    Well, it turns out none of the groups were denied status, after review of their applications. A leak from the government was the target of the AP review, not suppression of reporter’s who still respect “classified” information that is such to protect lives, and the success of efforts in the “war on terror”.

    Folks should also look back at how Edwin Meese III, among others, used the IRS to pursue folks of different “ideology”, as well as to escape prosecution for their OWN illegal activities and those of their “friends”. Like the involvement in “Iran/Contra” among other issues, like the war on drugs, with North and Meese backing Noriega in Panama. Yes, real history of “conservatism” in America does get really interesting with regard to “tyranny”.

  13. Lamberger

    Lamberger said, over 1 year ago

    Tyranny is not a boolean value. You can be a little bit tyrannical — a petty tyrant. Or you can be Stalin, Hitler, Pol Pot, etc., if you really work at it. Obama is not a prototypical tyrant, just a really bad president.

  14. cubefarmer

    cubefarmer said, over 1 year ago


    And unable to lie away the facts the troll can only rant irrelvant slander.

  15. ivison.bedard

    ivison.bedard said, over 1 year ago

    @Tue Elung-Jensen

    And just how do you think those country’s became tyrannical? Or are you to lazy to read Their History’s… Oh, that’s right, were America were way better than those Schmucks.

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