In response to:

'Million Muppet March' Planned to Save Big Bird

Victoria42 Wrote: Oct 13, 2012 12:24 PM
If you wish to fund PBS, open YOUR wallet and write the check. Nobody is stopping you.
Kirk72 Wrote: Oct 13, 2012 12:54 PM
But the constitution is on our side, not yours. One can debate war, but not defence.
Dot2Dasher Wrote: Oct 13, 2012 12:43 PM
I disagree. And killing people in Afghanistan and Iraq hasn't done a damn thing for us. We lost one war and are losing the other. If you don't think so, make travel plans for Iraq and tell us how great it is. After we won WWII, you could anywhere we'd been.
Kimberly04 Wrote: Oct 13, 2012 12:39 PM
The biggest duty this govt has to us is to protect us. They are under no obligation to fund Big Bird.
Dot2Dasher Wrote: Oct 13, 2012 12:27 PM
Nobody is stopping you from funding the Pentagon. I'll tell you what, you get to pick where all your taxes go and I get to pick where mine go? How about that? See any problems there?

What Team Obama took away from the presidential debate was that Romney hates Big Bird because he wants to strip the subsidy PBS receives -- and he’s an awful, awful man for it. Obama used it on the stump and Obama for America even made an ad featuring the big yellow bird. But as Breitbart points out, “Big Bird is richer than Mitt Romney, but is still on the government dole.” Sesame Street makes enough money to carry PBS and is more than “capable of thriving in the private market,” according to Sen. Jim DeMint. So in other words, the...