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Right Winger Promotes Murder

John Bolton's biggest fan needs a trip to the rubber room: Pam Atlas, spawn of Little Green Footballs, personal blogger to Bush nominee/U.N. Amb

pamelaatlas.jpg John Bolton's biggest fan needs a trip to the rubber room:

Pam Atlas, spawn of Little Green Footballs, personal blogger to Bush nominee/U.N. Ambassador John Bolton, hard-core Lieberman supporter, and general good friend to the right-wing blogosphere, yesterday called for the State Department to be bombed and for American diplomats to be murdered.

As I have said before, the ugly bile and extremism that fuels much of the right-wing blogosphere is a story waiting to be written. This week, for instance, it was revealed that the individual who sent white powder to Keith Olbermann, Nancy Pelosi and others was an active Free Republic poster and an avid fan of Michelle Malkin, Ann Coulter and Laura Ingraham. The intense hate-mongering which is offered up in much of the right-wing blogosphere on a daily basis is the primary or even exclusive information diet for many people, and that is going to have consequences. Shouldn't they be examined?...read on

Right wing conservatives are never held accountable for anything they say no matter how outrageous or violent so this behavior will only grow. It would be nice for a Mark Halperin, Joe Klein or Richard Cohen to address this problem, but they have better things to do obviously.


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