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Monthly Archive: February 2013

Feb 26 2013

Colbert Uses “Bendigo Barton” Story

“Bendigo Barton” clip at about 4:00 into the video:   The Colbert Report Get More: Colbert Report Full Episodes,Political Humor & Satire Blog,Video Archive

Feb 25 2013

Barton Admits Getting Gun-Toting Students Story from Louis L’Amour, but it’s OK Because L’Amour Said it Really Happened

So, David Barton, in an article on his WallBuilders website, has finally responded to the question of where he got the story he told on Glenn Beck’s web-based TV show about a classroom full of gun-toting elementary school students saving their teacher from a gunman in the 1850s. As suspected, the story did come from …

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Feb 25 2013

Help Wanted – Pontiff

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Feb 24 2013

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Feb 17 2013

Sunday Funnies

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Feb 13 2013

David Barton Claims That Gun Accidents Just Didn’t Happen in the Founding Era — Yeah, Right

After a decade of debunking pseudo-historian David Barton’s claims about American history, it’s pretty hard for anything that comes out of his pie hole to surprise me, but even I was taken aback by the utter preposterousness of one of his latest claims — that gun accidents just didn’t happen in the founding era! Explaining …

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Feb 10 2013

Sunday Funnies

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Feb 04 2013

Is David Barton Now Getting his ‘History’ from Louis L’Amour Novels?

Thanks to an astute commenter on my post from last week, “A Debunking of Pseudo-Historian David Barton’s Book on the Second Amendment” (which I posted on Huffington Post as well as here on FTB), we may now know the source of one of the tales that Barton has been telling to promote the idea that …

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Feb 03 2013

Sunday Funnies

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