Skip to comments.BILL WHITTLE launches MrVirtualPresident.com to "shadow" Obama, releases "Virtual Inaugural" video
Posted on 02/06/2013 10:12:12 PM PST by RonDog
From www.mrvirtualpresident.com/v-potus: -- snip --
Welcome to the home of the Virtual President of the United States (V-POTUS).
The Virtual Presidency is a rhetorical device used to introduce common sense into modern American politics.
During the next few weeks and months, this website will be in a state of constant growth.
We'll continue to add new features, including...a shedule of speaking engagements...
Virtual Inaugural 2013
February 6, 2013
© 2013 Mr. Virtual President. All Rights Reserved.
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(Excerpt) Read more at mrvirtualpresident.com ...
Andrew Breitbart:"Politics is downstream from culture.""Like all cultures, we get our values and morality from our mythology and in 20th and 21st century America,
our mythology mostly comes to us through the movies.""For a fantasy story to be truly great, it needs a memorable villain...Earl Babbie:
...willing to violate accepted moral principles in order to accomplish their goals."What sets a hero aside from the rest of humanity is the
willingness to assume a personal responsibility for public problems."
(image from http://barbaricthoughts.com)
In our current political environment, of course, we already have a villian (Obama) --
but until now, no one on our side has been willing and/or able to be the hero.Enter Bill Whittle, the reluctant hero.Perhaps Bill is just at the right place at the right time, or maybe it's a case of "opportunity meets preparedness."In any event, it appears that Bill Whittle may soon "have greatness thrust upon him," by default.The "alternative" media have been buzzing about his "fire-breathing" defense of traditional conservative values
during a short (but powerful) address to David Horowitz's Restoration Weekend last November.Like Ronald Reagan before him, he energizes ordinary Americans by validating their deeply held beliefsToday's release of Bill Whittle's "Virtual Inaugural" video marks the beginning of his two-year quest to "shadow" President Obama --
with his full-throated, and logically consistent defense of small government and private enterprise, wealth creation,
individual liberty, American exceptionalism -- and many of our OTHER traditional conservative values.
to go where Obama goes (figuratively) -- and do what Obama does (virtually).
Bill Whittle intends to show the world how a CONSERVATIVE "virtual" President would respond to the same current events --
and answer the same kind of questions from the media -- as the current LEFTIST non-"virtual" President does.His goal is to show the American people what they **could have** had, if they had elected a better President LAST time --And if our current "leaders" will NOT listen, Bill may just have to do THEIR job for them, too. ;)
and to show the current "leaders" in our party how to effectively communicate our superior values NEXT time, if any will listen.
So, what do **you** think about Bill's plans?
might as well. most republican politicians won’t do anything other than support the dear leader.
This particular 38-minute video is from the "Quesion & Answer" period followingAs we now know, like many of the top public speakers, Bill was using his time out "on the road"
one of Bill's traditional one-hour presentations to a local group of conservatives.
From www.westernfreepress.com:Bill Whittle running for [virtual] president
November 23 2012 by Christopher CookMost of us have experienced this: Youre in one of those bad dreams where something horrible has happened
you wake up, and after you shake off the dream and the sleep and you realize that it was just a dream, you are so relieved.
Most have also experienced the reverse: Youre having a wonderful dream where something great has happened,
and then you wake up and discover it isnt real. Not that your waking life is necessarily bad, but the dream was really nice.
About halfway through the video below, I thought to myself, Oh no, this is going to be one of those things where by the end,
I will have become convinced that Bill Whittle IS the president, and then I will have to wake up and remember that Obama actually is.
A beautiful dream, a waking nightmare.
But then, near the end, Whittlewhile not saying that he will run for presidentdoes indicate that he will run for "virtual" president.
To understand what that means, you simply have to watch. And you should watch this video all the way through, because it is brilliant.
Whittle is amazing in his Afterburner and Firewall videos, but that amazingness could simply be scripted and well-delivered.
This is Whittle off the cuff, answering questions from a pretend press corps as if he were the president.
And it really is incredible to hear.
Seriously . . . . well worth your time!
Bill Whittle "Where do we go now" Q & ABill Whittle takes questions as the "Virtual President"
at the first post-election meeting of the Hancock Park Patriots
on November 12. 2012.
He said that, as a liberal, Louis C.K. would probably be offended that Bill referred to him favorably.It turns out that Louis C.K. was just voted by Rolling Stone magazine as the funniest man in America last year!
(Personally, I had never heard of Louis C.K. -- since I don't watch much TV.)
From The 50 Funniest People Now: Louis C.K. | Rolling Stone:
"Everything is Amazing, and Nobody's Happy"
In 2013, Louis C.K. is the Great American Comedian: our chubby, schlubby, ginger-haired conscience, id, and jester-in-chief.You can watch some young professionals [slackers] talking about Louis C.K.'s "Everything is Amazing, and Nobody's Happy" here:
He's a poet of existential malaise, but his signature standup bit, "Everything is Amazing and Nobody's Happy,"
extols the beauty of life and the magic of modern technology...
Outstanding!!!! Well worth the time to watch.
American people are dieing and imprisoned for lack of vision..
Bill offers a “vision”...
The evil will hate it, the good will love it..
Will be easy to see which is which..
And they should be dealt with accordingly..
Outstanding!!!! Well worth the time to watch.I thought so, too!
Bill Whittle's EXTRAORDINARY new 19 minute "Virtual Inaugural" video is now also posted on YouTube:
American people are dying and imprisoned for lack of vision..You got THAT right!
Bill offers a "vision"...
Here is a nice summary of the video that blasted Bill Whittle's "Virtual President" concept deep into the conservative blogosphere.
Bill's hard-hitting 15-minute address at Restoration Weekend really resonated with the "base" of the Republican party......who have grown weary of the squishy "establishment" Republicans inside the Beltway, who often sound like "Democrat Lite."
From The Dryer Report:
If We Had A Conservative In The White House
If we had a conservative in the White House the attacks in Benghazi might be dealt with
in a different manner. In fact the events throughout the world might be seen in another light entirely.
Bill Whittle who is a Los Angeles-based Writer/ Director and Pilot who writes about America,
history and conservative values, was speaking before a conservative audience at a David Horowitz Benefit Dinner.
In his speech to the gathered conservatives Mr Whittle explained how most of the Republicans in elected office
can not explain their conservative positions because the largely do not believe in those principles.
And as they do not believe in these principles they can not articulate them to the American people at large.
Mr. Whittle has a valid point here.
Because when he articulates a conservative position on the attack on the Benghazi consulate
it is so much different from what has been heard that it almost sounds foreign.
It is so refreshing that ones ears perk up and you tend to actively listen and actually imagine the what if...
...what if there was a true Conservative in the White House in present day America?
My how much different the world might be.
We have time to make this a reality and really elect a true conservative into the White House.
But why stop there?
Why not put true conservatives in the City Halls and Governors mansions throughout this Nation.
But hey... a step at a time.
To view Mr. Whittles speech follow this link:
Bill Whittle Explains What It Is To Be a Conservative
and Why Romney Lost
Awesome! Love it!
Time to feed the Google-bots. ;)
He must be positive to have a positive effect..
But I prefer the negative with the positive..
But not a winner when dealing with Rinos and democrats..
I like him trashing BOTH parties.. gleaning from both..
America needs another party.. of whatever name..
and if not a party then a Caucus..
Could be parties are obsolete.. I wish he would say that...
Using the name FREEDOM Caucus..
I haven’t figured out why this guy doesn’t get more notice. Maybe he makes too much sense.
I havent figured out why this guy doesnt get more notice.I'm doing my best to remedy that!
Maybe he makes too much sense.
This new "Virtual President" project could really help get Bill's message out there.We shall see...
Here are some pre-"Virtual Inaugural" release stats:
- Bill Whittle's Facebook fan page [Bill-Whittle/155840847453]
- Bill Whittle twitter page [@BillWhittle]
11,536 followers 654 tweets
- Bill Whittle's YouTube channel [BillWhittleChannel]
23,613 subscribers 3,960,194 total video views
- The Stratosphere Lounge [UStream]
1,129 followers - 74,159 total views
- A New Beginning... [YouTube version]
- A New Beginning... [UStream version]
- BEST SPEECH OF 2012! (BILL WHITTLE) [top YouTube version of Restoration Weekend speech]
- Bill Whittle Speaks at the 2012 Restoration Weekend [MRCtv.org version]
- Bill Whittle "Where do we go now" [Hancock Park Patriots speech]
- Bill Whittle "Where do we go now" Q & A [Hancock Park Patriots Q&A after speech]
...who become dependent on eating garbage, because it is easier.We now have to reintroduce them to the personal satisfaction that they will enjoy
City will now enforce garbage rules on south sideAnd, from www.independentsentinel.com:
By John Kurucz
March 28, 2012
A Lesson in Irony Take the Food Stamp program
By Harvey Miller
November 23, 2012
This year the Food Stamp Program (SNAP) administered by the U.S.Department of Agriculture is proud
to be distributing the greatest amount of free meals and food stamps ever to 47 million people.
Meanwhile, the National Park Service administered by the U.S. Department of the Interior asks us
"Please Do Not Feed the Animals" because animals will grow dependent on handouts and will not learn
to take care of themselves...Animals that are fed by people become dependent on human food, and may lose their
natural fear of humans and their ability to forage for natural foods. There is a lot of truth to
the saying, "a fed animal is a dead animal." In addition to losing their foraging ability,
animals that have been fed are less likely to survive other reasons. Animals that have been
fed from cars congregate near roadways and are at a high risk of being killed by vehicle collisions.
In recent years, the National Park Service has had to euthanize deer, coyotes, rock squirrels
and other animals at Grand Canyon that had become overly aggressive towards humans
and/or had become completely dependent on food handouts. Park rangers work to
preserve and protect park resources, including wildlife. NPS staff find it heartbreaking
when they are forced to euthanize animals whose aggressive behaviors were caused by
being fed by well-meaning people. [NPS.gov]
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- Thou shalt not make unto thee any skeeter image
Here's something worth re-posting, from the OTHER thread.If you fear the future of this great country, or depair at the apparent lack of leadership on OUR side...
...you will profit immensely from watching Bill make the case about what we need to do NEXT.Bill Whittle's thought-provoking message (recorded on the night of the election) really helped me to keep my sanity!
From Bill Whittle's Facebook fan page:A New Beginning...From imaksim.com:
Published on Nov 7, 2012
The post-Government world. - Captured Live on Ustream at
http://www.ustream.tv/channel/the-stratosphere-loungeThis is 90 minutes, and not an easy 90 minutes... but if you are feeling lost and full of despair perhaps it will help.
It is not cheerleading and it is not an Oprah hug. But it might be the start of something... something *wonderful.*Common Sense Resistance
by Maksim on November 7, 2012
Im sure most know who Bill Whittle is. He made this video late last night just hours after the election was decided.
It is long (90 minutes), he rambles some, gets off point at times, but what he lays out is truly revolutionary.
It should be watched in its entirety. (Ive watched it twice so far)
You may scoff and dismiss it, or just disagree, thats fine its an idea thats not for everyone.
I found it to be potentially the start of something truly amazing and I wanted to share it.
BTW: Dont misunderstand him, hes not trying to sell you anything, hes just expressing an idea.
It gets really good about 40 minutes in, and the end is amazing.
Dont you dare skip ahead you will lose the context.
I LOVE THIS GUY! We’d be a lot better off with him as the ACTUAL president, instead of the Marxist community-organizer-in-chief.
Gives me a glimmer of hope!
Sadly thjey will turn on him like they did Palin.
I LOVE THIS GUY!I understand!
Here is a fun (older) image of the V-POTUS, from the www.ejectejecteject.com archives:
fabulous stuff!You bet!
Gives me a glimmer of hope!
And, there's MUCH MORE on the way!On the same night that Bill taped this "virtual" INAUGURAL SPEECH...
...he also taped a very powerful "virtual" PRESS CONFERENCE......using the same "green screen" background, so that they can add in a "virtual" PRESS GAGGLE later. ;)
The media has found that ignoring people and events is easier than lying about them. News now travels underground and takes a bit longer.
But it's happening. We are getting to a critical mass of people noticing Whittle. Once that happens, obama's worst nightmare will go viral, and not just on youtube.
We are getting to a critical mass of people noticing Whittle.Bingo!
Once that happens, obama's worst nightmare will go viral, and not just on youtube.
THAT is the plan. ;)Bill Whittle has already proven that he has tremendous "breakthrough" potential...
...with his commentary on the ungrateful "precious snowflakes" from Occupy Wall Street.From YouTube:
You NEED to watch this, Freepers...it’s only twenty minutes. You need to watch this...you need to pass it along.
To Palin: just stick your t** in its mouth and shut up.
LCK is on my bitch-slap list. Along with obammy.
I had to ‘look past’ Louis C. K. for the very reasons that you cite...
You NEED to watch this, Freepers...its only twenty minutes.You are, of course, correct...
You need to watch this...you need to pass it along.
...but, for the "video-impaired" -- or "video-averse" FReeers (and lurkers) out there......here is a link to a TRANSCRIPT of Bill's "Virtual Inaugural" speech, as a .pdf file.
Damn...That “Everything is Amazing...” video is good!
Run , Bill , RUN !!
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