Earlier this week, Roseanne Barr, comedienne, star of the popular sitcom Roseanne, and 2012 Green Party presidential candidate and presidential nominee of the Peace and Freedom Party, appeared on the fifth episode of comedian Norm Macdonald’s critically acclaimed YouTube series Quarantined.
Full show embedded below:
Barr makes the following statements about the experience in her homestate of Hawaii during these times, and dabbles, perhaps for humorous effect, in conspiracy theories and misinformation about the coronavirus:
“99% of the Hawaiian people are sequestered and doing exactly what they were told to do.”
Comedienne Roseanne Barr, who unsuccessfully sought the Green Party’s 2012 presidential nomination before winning the Peace and Freedom Party nomination that year, took part in an interview this week with the Hollywood Reporter to promote her new documentary Roseanne For President!, a chronicle of her 2012 campaign. During the interview, the leftist Barr offered high praise for presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump.… Read more ...
The ninth annual Tribeca/ESPN Sports Film Festival has announced that, among other sports-related films and discussions, SHOCK THE WORLD, a documentary about “pro-wrestler turned politician Jesse Ventura” will have its world premiere on Monday, April 20th at 7:30PM. Following the screening FiveThirtyEight Editor-In-Chief Nate Silver will discuss the 2016 POTUS campaigns.… Read more ...
Free Parliamentarian James Ogle, creator and self-proclaimed Secretary of the fantasy organization US Parliament filed papers with the Federal Election Commission this past January to run for President of the United States . . . in the 2014 election.
Most people are aware now that Governor Gary Johnson received over 1% of the vote, including over 1.1 million raw votes. However, it has been harder to find information about the Presidential candidates who did not perform as well.
Jill Stein currently has 396, 684 votes–she is expected to clear 400k easily once all votes are in, including write-ins.… Read more ...
From IPR comments, original research by Larry West as to which presidential candidates are on the ballot in which states, and which ones are registered write-in candidates in which states. Larry West is the only source for this information and I have not attempted to verify or correct it, but corrections – preferably with links to sources/evidence – are welcome in the comments.… Read more ...
From Darcy Richardson and Tom Knapp at the Roseanne Barr for President campaign:
If you’re interested in peace and freedom, you may feel like you’re out of luck — “major party” presidential candidates Barack Obama and Mitt Romney don’t seem to want your vote very much.
Fortunately, you DO have a presidential ticket to vote for — Peace and Freedom Party presidential nominee Roseanne Barr and vice-presidential nominee Cindy Sheehan are all about both, and are seeking election on a platform of ending wars both abroad (Afghanistan, Syria, etc.)… Read more ...
Via email, from someone in a good position to know:
A little bird tells me that two IPR folks just signed on to the
Roseanne Barr/Cindy Sheehan/Peace and Freedom Party presidential
campaign — Darcy Richardson as campaign manager and Tom Knapp as
Comedienne-turned-presidential candidate Roseanne Barr has purchased television ads in the San Francisco Bay Area. Media tracking sources told ABC News that the former television sitcom star is spending $4,900 on cable television ads that will air from October 9 through October 16.
The ads will run on several cable networks, including CNN, MSNBC, TBS, the Country Music Channel (CMT) and Comedy Central.
As reported on Ballot Access News, the socialist Peace & Freedom Party has nominated comedienne Roseanne Barr for president and selected anti-war activist Cindy Sheehan as her running mate at the party’s August 4 convention.
The presidential nomination was completed after two ballots since Barr did not receive a majority in the first round of voting.… Read more ...