Lanny Davis: White House told Washington Times to stop running my column or else…

Lanny Davis, and Obama supporter, said this morning on WMAL that the Washington Times editor was threatened with restricted access or possible revocation of access to White House officials if they kept running his column, a column White House officials apparently didn’t like.


(h/t: Breitbart)

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  • johnos2112

    And you are gonna continue to support this jackass Lanny? The truth appears to coincide with threats or worse from these bastards!

    • anneinarkansas

      GREAT Question!!!!!!!

    • Jazzee

      yeah lanny are you gonna be a stand up guy and fight back or cave to the ‘king’ idiot obama? so now he is denying you your 1st amendment right…hmmmm are you surprised lanny????????????????? he is a dictator and mentally unbalanced as all dictators are

      • johnos2112

        I think the threats are going to congress too. It would not surprise me in the least!


  • mikeinidaho

    Gee, just like Fox News, huh? The dictator-in-chief will NOT tolerate ANY dissension from ANYONE, period. Just like the tin-pot dictator he’d like to be. He sure is going to be upset when We the People rise up and throw his azz to the curb, huh?

    • Betsey_Ross

      I sure hope so. As they said on WMAL, this has become a pattern of behavior from the WH. How long has it been going on? Ever since Rush said, “I hope he fails”. No wonder the WH keeps in touch with MSNBC and the rest. They cannot be trusted to get out the word from Obama. Of course they feed the morons information to be discmenated from the the microphones of the alphabet news organizations. If they don’t like it, they threaten. This needs to go viral and talked about and analyzed ad nauseum. Obama is trying to become a dictator. We see it in his actions and now we are getting the word from even Democrats who have had the hammer come down on them. Obama picked the wrong country to be the dictator.

    • Sober_Thinking


  • Don

    Obam’s biggest enemy is the truth. Those who insist on reporting on reality the facts support as the truth will be attacked and intimidated. This adminsitration is incapable of the truth. Like a prominent democratic campaign manager said,”the truth is what we can make the American voters believe.” Lies and deceptions from Obama is the new reality.

    • Sober_Thinking

      Spot on.

    • BlueGood

      Telling you folks…watch this vid….you will SEE Brakky in it!

      His modus operandi is identical to Mr. Stalin….Be afraid…be VERY afraid~!

      Uploaded February 2012

      • Very good video! Saved, and shared on Facebook &Twitter. Thanks for the link.

        • crosshr

          good work bro.

          • Everyone here plays their part! 🙂

        • BlueGood

          Thanx a student of HISTORY for all of my Life…(that’s 39 years and staying don’t cha know….), I see the trends of Pete & repeat….painful to see America brought down by such an A$$HOLE!

          He must be stopped LEGALLY, and imprisoned if at all possible!

          • If we had a just media he would never have gotten as far as he has either. 🙁 The releasing of illegal aliens puts the lives of Americans in danger! That is TREASON but the Repubs won’t do their job. They are enabling him! They are betraying us!

    • Jazzee

      amen Don amen

  • JRD1

    How is this news? Dumb-Ø has been pulling stunts like this since he threw reporters off his plane when he was campaigning for POTUS in 2008!

    Dumb-Ø is a ChicagØ punk, end of subject.

    • americalsgt

      The difference is that he is pulling stunts against those who once worshiped at his feet and they are perhaps seeing the light for the first time and recognizing that those of us who have been crying in the wilderness like John the Baptist for the past 5-6 years are not all moon landing deniers and have been making valid points.

      • c4pfan

        No, they aren’t.

    • Nukeman60

      Yes, he has been pulling this since the beginning. The difference is it isn’t being kept quiet as before. There are quite a few liberal journalists that have been intimidated in the past that would love to nail Obama to the wall. Fear of reprisals have kept them quiet and the veil is coming off slowly.

      I can hardly wait until the rats decide it’s time to jump the sinking ship.

      • JRD1

        I’ll believe it when I see it. Once a leftist always a leftist.

    • PhillyCon

      Well said, JRD. This should NOT shock us in the least!

  • americalsgt

    I wish someone could tell me when the coup took place. At some point, and I think soon, there will be a backlash against Obama’s reign of terror against those who speak out against him. Woodward and the Washington Post are not small players. When that happens, one of two things will occur; either Obama’s downfall will commence or his mask will come off and we will find out just how much power and control he has and we will either become willing subjects or adversarial revolutionaries. Personally, I see myself more as a John Fries type.

    • aposematic

      Correct both are not small players in the cover for Obuma game of thrones…could get interesting?

  • UnCL3

    “Reasonable” libs (if there is such a thing these days) need to speak up about their experiences with this WH mob and denounce them publicly.

  • Sandra123456

    I suppose all of this is another bright, shiny object thrown out there to distract us from the government having a hissy fit over a small cut in the rate of increase in spending.

    • that’s right – we WILL SPEND MORE THAN THE LAST YEAR.
      ………………..just the INCREASE in spending will be slightly less.
      Lo-info voters, MSM, all leftists, Feinsteins, Schumers, etc – GOT THAT ? ? ?
      If not, read it aloud on the Senate floor.
      .If yes, read it twice on the Senate floor. Repeat if necessary. Yes, it is necessary.

  • Not since Nixon have I seen an attempt like this to silence the press. Well, I can’t feel that badly for the mainstream media, though. They’ve been in bed with Obama since the beginning, so now they are “shocked, shocked,” that the White House is turning on them. Where were these “outraged” people when the Benghazi story broke? Hypocritical swine.

    • Well said!

    • when in bed, screwing happens…can’t wait for their ” wake up orgasm” 😉

  • Just waiting for that straw to break the back of the lame-stream-media. It’s coming. And, boy when it does…

  • anneinarkansas

    Let us pray for a flood of reports like this..the folks are there if they will show some courage.
    We need to hear from some of the younger reporters and columnists who have credibility and a conscience.

  • Right out of the Alinsky playbook: A book, need I remind you was dedicated to Lucifer!

    13. Pick the target, freeze it, personalize it, and polarize it. In conflict tactics there are certain rules that [should be regarded] as universalities. One is that the opposition must be singled out as the target and ‘frozen.’…

    “…any target can always say, ‘Why do you center on me when there are others to blame as well?’ When your ‘freeze the target,’ you disregard these [rational but distracting] arguments…. Then, as you zero in and freeze your target and carry out your attack, all the ‘others’ come out of the woodwork very soon. They become visible by their support of the target…’

    “One acts decisively only in the conviction that all the angels are on one side and all the devils on the other.” (pps.127-134)

    I would expect nothing less from a scumbag community organizer and his Regime

    • americalsgt

      I waiting for the story to come out theorizing that Bob Woodward has lost it. Poor Bob, it’s so sad to see this man loose all of his mental capacity. He did such a good job exposing the evil republican Richard Nixon. You remember him don’t you? He was a Republican and Evil like all Republicans are Evil and want your children to die…………… cue Et Cetera from The King and I.

  • at least he talks about that…how many more were silenced?
    Hello, Justice Roberts? Hello? Where are you?? Hello?

  • colliemum

    See – I toldjah so! Treating reporters with no access is the modern form of censure.
    The socialist Labour government did this here in the UK, and the hacks kept quiet about a number of scandals, the worst being the constant abuse by MPs of their expenses account.
    So since BHO and his helpers have been pilfering ideas and expressions from that socialist Labour government, threatening reporters with ‘no access’ to His Obamaness is par for the course.

    Interesting though that even Lanny Davis is playing this down, as something which just happens, move on. He’s part of the DC meejah culture, where questions mustn’t be asked, and where the POS must be glorified, lies and criminal acts notwithstanding.

    • clockwindingdown

      “Interesting though that even Lanny Davis is playing this down”

      Exactly, they are not pointing fingers at POTUS but someone within the WH, in other words they are still providing cover for POTUS…

      • Reminds me of the victim of domestic abuse blaming everyone (even themselves) but their abusive partner. “It can’t be his/her fault” syndrome.

        • clockwindingdown

          For some reason in our society it is difficult for most folks to admit they made a mistake or were wrong, as if they’re a failure if they do. Instead many dig their heels in making the situation and their lives more difficult then is needed by admitting to the issue, learning, and getting on with life.

          Such is the case in domestic abuse, they except what they feel they deserve, and often times are heard to say I deserved it. When in fact they are not admitting the other person may be the cause and or defective. To do so may be admitting they were wrong in knowing who this person really is, not admitting to the signs that kept popping up, instead choosing to see what could be versus what is.

          Often I have said this the relationship of obama and his followers. They will not lay any accountability on him for his actions, choosing instead to ignore reality for what they wish had been.

  • c4pfan

    They are just figuring this out? The WH has been doing this to Fox News and conservative news sources all along!

  • TexasPGRRider

    Could we be seeing the beginning of a new awakening ? Something Big may be on the horizon and some of the “bandwagon brigade” may be having second thoughts. I PRAY the Truth about B.O.`s Bengazigate, and the muzbrohood are on the verge of becoming Front And Center !!!!

  • MadAsHellJack

    The ship is sinking, the ship is sinking, abandon ship! Going to see more and more of this as Emperor Narcissus continues to screw up everything he touches.

  • Nukeman60

    This is just another example of an old white guy, who is a Tea Party racist and a lying, scheming, dishonest, low-life Conservative who appears to have terrorist tendencies toward our messiah and economic savior, Barack (I love him) Obama.

    Oh, wait. This is one of Barry’s boys??? Hmmm… Better take away his microphone. Don’t let the populace hear this.

    • clockwindingdown

      This is how people of the “peace loving religion” have discourse, it is an everyday thing. Pay no attention to the man behind the curtain, I am the great and powerful Oz…

      • Nukeman60

        Is Oz just short for the Great and Powerful Obozo? Better not ask him for courage, a heart, or a brain. There’s nothing in the bag.

        Ahhh, there’s no place like home, there’s no place like home, there’s no place…

        • Are we there yet? 😉

          • Nukeman60

            Not yet, but if I’m allowed to keep my 17-round magazine in my 9 mm, it won’t be long. 🙂

            • 🙂 Can hardly wait! 🙂

              • clockwindingdown

                Wolfie and Nukeman60, you two have me laughing.

                • “Me Laughing” isn’t he the Chinese guy who runs the local restaurant? 😉

                • clockwindingdown

                  Yep same guy, sometimes takes over for deliveries too, when his wife, Me Sotyred, isn’t up to it…

                • 🙂

  • Rocco11

    Golly gee, is it any wonder democrat members of congress vote in goosestep lockstep with Obama? Sieg Heil!

  • wmath44

    The Furher is displeased

  • Conservative_Hippie

    Okay, if this correspondence exist this is clearly extortion! Time to bring these crooks one by one to the justice system…oh crap Holder runs the DOJ, nevermind!

    • tinlizzieowner

      ‘DOJ’, The Department of ‘Just-Us’. 😉

      • Conservative_Hippie


    • PhillyCon

      Yeah, good luck with that one.

      • Conservative_Hippie

        LOL, I can dream!

  • 911Infidel

    Lanny Davis is a Dhimrat to the core. He defends just about every rotten thing that they do. Attempting to break free of the borg is unacceptable. Lanny just forgot his place. Crouch down Lanny and kiss your chains. You been doing that for years anyways. So what’s your beef now? Trying to appeal to a wider audience? Good luck with that.

    • Obama of Borg presidential pledge:

      Creepy as hell, but worth a watch.

      • 911Infidel

        That about sums it up.

    • StrangernFiction

      He’s trying to prevent Barky from doing something really stupid that would seriously harm the cause. They’ve worked so hard and are so close. It would be a real shame to suffer a big setback now.

      • 911Infidel

        Barky has been an abyssmal failure from Day 1 and Davis has been an apologist for him since Dat 1. Nothing Davis says is a worth a listen. He, like the rest of his Dhimirat sychophants are just cleaning out the goobers from Obama’s a$$hole.

  • Betsey_Ross

    Nixon’s beef wasn’t with the press. He didn’t try to silence them. Even Woodward and Bernstein were barking up the wrong tree. Watergate was about protecting John and Maureen Dean. Woodward blew it up into a cover-up of magnificent proportions and the Democrats were still PO’d that Nixon had exposed Alger Hiss for the commie he was. A perfect storm. The country surviving the Communists after WW 2 was the huge story that no one really told unless you dug for it. The press was and is still complicit in that. Check out Walter Durante and learn the history of our so-called free press in the 20th century. It’s pretty ugly and unbelievable, but it’s making more sense everyday. After Woodward’s book on Bill Casey, I have not even given the man a single thought except as a writer of fiction. Lanny would think he is truthful because he is a Lib. So be it.

    However, because Woodward is such a Lib and now Lanny, who is also a huge Lib, have come out with basically the same story, plus we have seen how the WH operates and their style of getting control over any story somewhere the truth is finally emerging. Because it fits the pattern(template in Rush terms) some of these guys are beginning to connect the dots. They won’t admit that the Dictator is showing his true colors, they want the New Media to do that so they can demonize them again. But maybe, just maybe they won’t be able to control it anymore. The morons believe Woodward so maybe there is a glimmer of hope.

    • Betsey_Ross

      Hmmmmmm. This was in answer to Libertyship 46. Don’t know how it got down here. Sorry.

    • tinlizzieowner

      Woodward and Bernstein had the guts to take on Nixon (R) which was a risky thing to do (if you planned on keeping your job), for being the liar that he was and having ‘a machine’ behind him to ‘fix’ his enemies. ‘Watergate’ wouldn’t have been half the ‘scandal’ it was, If the liberal ‘media’ hadn’t been more than happy to run with it, thus bringing about Nixon’s downfall.
      Woodward has the journalistic integrity to take on Obama (D) which is a risky thing to do (if you plan on keeping your job), for being the liar that he is and having ‘a machine’ behind him to ‘fix’ his enemies. This time the liberal ‘media’ is doing everything they can to discredit their former ‘darling’ and support their (equally corrupt) President.

  • tinlizzieowner

    Van Jones, Bill Ayres, Bernadine Dhorn, ‘Blago’, Rev. Wright, Bob Woodward, Lanny Davis.
    The pile under Obama’s bus continues to grow. 😉 😉

  • LdyDesign

    Have you noticed it is the older, so-called journalists that are speaking out. Could it be that they are the only ones in media that remember “freedom of speech” and freedom from censorship. Maybe it’s the beginning of a civil war amongst the liberal media.

    • StrangernFiction

      No, it’s the most crafty Leftists sensing that Barky could seriously harm the cause.

  • toongoon

    Wow. If he’ll do this to his friends……

  • So what we have here is a pattern of behavior.

    • I am thinking so.
      I am also wondering if woodward knew there was a pattern and stepped up first to allow the info to come out.

      • No. Woodward has his widdle feelings hurt. I have zero sympathy for him. He is part of the cabal of idolatry that foisted that communist muslim on us.

        • very possible, I am NOT a woodward fan. not by any means.
          but I also will call a wrong a wrong when it is…well… wrong LOL
          I had posted before (forget where, maybe at legal insurrection) that he was part of th machine that foisted the obama crap onto us and it is biting him in the butt now.
          but I can’t help but thinking there is something else in play here.
          if so, stepping up first does bolster his ego/standing while (possibly) giving cover to others (like the 2 so far that also spoke up) to corroborate.
          so it very well may be a case of him getting to keep his cake and eat it too.

          I think we may see more people come fwd with stories against obama. not only the intimidation stuff but other stuff too.
          now this will not be for altruistic reasons but to CYA themselves for what they helped do to us.
          so while their reasons for doing so may be self serving we may be able to finally (even if too late) get to the truth (as it is) about this guy.
          and at this point thats about as good as we can expect.
          and we can store the info and use it as ammo against them the next time they fall in love with a candidate.

          • Totally agree. This is Chicago thuggery politics at it’s best. The ends justify the means. But goobers like Woodward denied it’s existence and never ever thought it would happen to them. A large portion of the left is just plain naive and that is how Obama controls them. Lemmings willingly lead off of the cliff.

            And you can’t store a darn thing and use it as info when that many dumb people flock to the polls and deny the existence of sheer reality.

            Woodward and Davis are whistle blowing and getting ripped in the process. They are old guard and the new young guard is in charge. No more whistle blowers will come forward. That takes courage. Something the left is in short supply of.


    …welcome to GERMANY in the 1930’s .”(period)

    • Aworldinchaos

      Perhaps 1936?

  • Sober_Thinking

    They sure don’t want the truth to get out.


    • Conservative_Hippie

      Thanks for censoring yourself, lol! I know it’s hard when talking about these crooked @#$#$^@&*@& !

      • Sober_Thinking


        I’ve been on the edge lately and am trying to real it back a bit.

        Besides, saying “buttholes” cracks me up. (get it?)


        • Conservative_Hippie

          LOL, you make me want to split!

          • Sober_Thinking


    • Conservative_Hippie

      Thanks for censoring yourself, lol! I know it’s hard when talking about these crooked @#$#$^@&*@& !

  • ryanomaniac

    The most transparent administration in history.

  • steprock

    Is it too soon to say “Nazi”?

    It is 100% unacceptable to threaten reporters into silence in the USA. They have Freedom of the Press as guaranteed in the very 1st Amendment.

    And why do these reporters not come out and name names? They are reporters, for crying out loud!!!

    • Conservative_Hippie

      I know it’s surreal!

    • Conservative_Hippie

      I know it’s surreal!

  • Linky1
    • Conservative_Hippie

      O for crying out loud! WTHeck!

  • NJK
    • TexasPGRRider

      That might then indeed make B.O. a natural born citizen. Isn`t (wasn`t) Davis a US citizen ??

  • leel004

    Why is ONLY NOW coming out saying this was done? Seems all SO convenient for the PR machine to set up and polish clintons and saying THEY ARE NOT AT ALL like obama, even though they are made of the same cloth… anyone?
    ALTHOUGH I have NO DOUBT that this IS being done.

  • Conservator1

    Townhall published an excellent review of the pattern of threats that the media has endured under our messianic leader, Lord Obama. It discusses the WH threat to Lanny Davis, but includes many more with links.

    Interestingly, with the exception of Fox News, these were all liberal and progressives that team Obama attacked in the press and even the ACLU (see below):

    A Pattern of Abuse Emerges, From Top Down – Thursday, February 28, 2013

  • And I’m sure he will still support Obama.

    • tinlizzieowner

      I don’t care if he ‘supports’ Obama or not, same with Woodward. The fact remains that he had the guts drift off ‘the plantation’ long enough to question Emperor Obama and it looks like he’s going to find a (verbal) ‘Dead Fish’ in his bed for being candid for a moment.

      • I’m with ya on that. If more people come out, then it’s all better I say.

  • Do these fools (the media) realize that when the Politburo gets what it wants the useful idiots (the media) are the first to be sent to the gulags. Hollywood! You’re next!

    • dontdrinkthecoolaid

      Remember, they think differently than we do. LIBs think being sent to the gulag is a good thing because, the end justifies the means. They’re just taking the hit for the team to further the cause. Useful idiots.