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Old 08.06.2011, 19:01
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Lara the Cow fights back!

I can't find the picture online (yet), but here is an article (in French) about the CVP's response to the SVP's randy bull posters.

The poster depicts Lara the Cow sitting on, and squashing, the SVP's bull on a mountain side, with the clear approval of a black sheep, the caption saying: "With weighty arguments".

Apparently the SVP's Oscar Freysinger's response is: "The reason the cow is so heavy is that she is carrying the little calf of our bull inside her."

Now there's a disturbing image.

I can't wait to see what pictorial response the SVP will come up with this time.
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Old 08.06.2011, 19:04
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I can't wait to see what pictorial response the SVP will come up with this time.
I can.........
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"The reason the cow is so heavy is that she is carrying the little calf of our bull inside her."
Or she's actually American.

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Old 08.06.2011, 19:39
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The poster depicts Lara the Cow sitting on, and squashing, the SVP's bull on a mountain side, with the clear approval of a black sheep, the caption saying: "With weighty arguments".
I'm sure that with the cow and the sheep both being black that somebody will shortly start another thread about racism. Especially once it is revealed that the supposedly black sheep is actually a white sheep covered in shoe polish.
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Old 08.06.2011, 19:44
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Anybody got a picture of new poster? Mind boggles

Freysinger is a teacher - Dog knows what he passes on to the kids. And of course Perrin is a Police Inspector, who has recently stated that torture is justified (although is is banned by Swiss Law, of course).
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Old 08.06.2011, 20:03
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The poster depicts Lara the Cow sitting on, and squashing, the SVP's bull on a mountain side, with the clear approval of a black sheep, the caption saying: "With weighty arguments".
That's 'Lara the Fighting Cow' to you, mister!

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Here you go (along with article in German for folks in this half of the country.)



Of course the SVP fellow has responded by pointing out that the black sheep is the only one laughing, and 'clearly this means that only criminals favor CVP policy'...
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Old 08.06.2011, 20:05
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Freysinger is a teacher - Dog knows what he passes on to the kids.
I think it's a little unfair to judge someone's professional conduct based upon his political opinions. I see no reason why a member of the SVP should be any less competent or conscientious a teacher than anyone else.

But that discussion probably deserves a thread of its own. This one is about cows!
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Old 08.06.2011, 20:15
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I see no reason why a member of the SVP should be any less competent or conscientious a teacher than anyone else.
Me neither. But the question is much more weather or not teachers should be politicians. After all is it a diagnosis and not a job.
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Old 08.06.2011, 20:18
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Being a Swiss one ... I'm particularly interested!

I know what you mean, but I am also aware of the great influence teachers can have. I have ab old friend who teaches nearby, who is concerned- as he deals with drop outs who come to him with very firmly held stereotypes, etc. If I remember rightly he teaches history- one of the easiest of subjects to 'manipulate' to one's end.
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Old 08.06.2011, 20:20
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Hmmm... And people are assuming the bull's expression is because he's being sat on....?
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Old 08.06.2011, 20:23
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No, no - he is just enjoying a good post rodgering rough cuddle. He is loving it really.
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Old 08.06.2011, 20:30
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Being a Swiss one ... I'm particularly interested!

I know what you mean, but I am also aware of the great influence teachers can have. I have ab old friend who teaches nearby, who is concerned- as he deals with drop outs who come to him with very firmly held stereotypes, etc. If I remember rightly he teaches history- one of the easiest of subjects to 'manipulate' to one's end.
or on the contrary, history is probably the best subject to discuss manipulation in the past - and compare it to manipulation today.
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From the cow boys or the Indians point of view? As a child I was taught that the cow boys (many Swiss btw, including my great uncle in New Mexico) were the goodies and the Indians the baddies. Many of us have changed sides now.
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Old 08.06.2011, 20:57
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this is so pathetic on many different levels.
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Old 08.06.2011, 22:14
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That's 'Lara the Fighting Cow' to you, mister!


Here you go (along with article in German for folks in this half of the country.)



Of course the SVP fellow has responded by pointing out that the black sheep is the only one laughing, and 'clearly this means that only criminals favor CVP policy'...
Once again Swiss political arena shows how professional it is...
...and Oskar...what HUGE joke he is...what a pathetic man, does everything to be in the center of attention together with the other SVP morons...
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...and Oskar...what HUGE joke he is...what a pathetic man, does everything to be in the center of attention
Erm... do you have politicians where you come from?
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Old 08.06.2011, 22:23
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Me neither. But the question is much more weather or not teachers should be politicians. After all is it a diagnosis and not a job.
Probably better not, politicians are expected to do something.

You know the old saying "If you can do, if you can't then teach"
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Old 08.06.2011, 22:27
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Erm... do you have politicians where you come from?
...yes, but nobody that had a poster where a bull was raping a cow....
...real class-act...
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Old 08.06.2011, 22:32
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I think the SVP is in denial....

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Old 08.06.2011, 22:35
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Hmmm... In my professional opinion, the SVP win in the artistic category...





Sorry - what was the topic? Oh yes, what the natives are up to...
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