REAL SOLUTIONS TO FAKE PROBLEMS  11:55 am February 24, 2011

Pedobear Offers To Help Scott Walker By Teaching Wisconsin’s Kids

by Jack Stuef

Scab!
As union protests rage on and state legislatures are at a standstill, one figure has emerged on the side of Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker who can solve all of this: Pedobear. If Walker doesn’t value the teachers of his state enough to let them have worker rights, Pedobear is a perfectly good alternative. He loves children and is ready to teach them new things. Here’s your Wisconsin/Indiana crisis update.

Democratic state senators from both states are enjoying life on the run in Illinois, or trying to.

By now, Jon Erpenbach, one of 14 Democratic state senators on the run from Wisconsin, has switched hotels in this city three times, a necessity, he says, as word kept slipping out about where he was staying.

What the text doesn’t mention is that Erpenbach is pictured wearing a leather jacket, looking like the super-cool runaway he is.

In the case of the Indiana crew, they openly divulged their location only hours after disappearing from the Statehouse. The way they understood it, the Indiana law enforcement authorities could not follow them over the line anyway, so why bother keeping secrets?

The legislators from Wisconsin have been far more cryptic. Some said they had received threatening e-mails and phone messages, and a comment on one newspaper Web site read, “Looks like I need to go hunting south of the border,” Mr. Larson recalled. Not long ago, a handful of people who said they were Tea Party members turned up in a regular meeting spot at which the senators had come to gather, taking photographs of the senators’ cars. They would not, Mr. Larson said, return to that location (wherever it was).

This will all be turned into a film, The Outsiders 2. THEY’RE ALL SUCH REBELS!

Meanwhile, former SEIU president Andy Stern told Ezra Klein “it may not end beautifully in Wisconsin.” And a former Wisconsin attorney general says Rick Scott is susceptible to charges for making ethics violations and breaking election law in what he said in that prank call released yesterday.

Obviously, state governments are broke and broken. Our political parties are so polarized that their legislators can’t even be in the same state with the other side’s. There is only one solution: enlightened dictatorship under the command of Generalissimo Pedobear. [NYT]

 

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x111e7thst February 24, 2011 at 12:00 pm

Pedo Bear is a scab? I thought NAMBLA was in AFL-CIO.

HobbesEvilTwin February 24, 2011 at 12:28 pm

Don't you watch Glenn Beck? The AFL-CIO is NAMBLA!

cheaphits February 24, 2011 at 12:37 pm

no, no…Pedobear has scabies – one of many new experiences he can bring to the Walker household when employed as a private tutor for the Governor's young 'uns .

OC_Surf_Serf February 24, 2011 at 12:00 pm

New to this meme. Pedobear: molesting bears or being molested by bears?

ifthethunderdontgetya February 24, 2011 at 12:15 pm

This image may help.

Or this one.
~

OC_Surf_Serf February 24, 2011 at 12:19 pm

Thanks. Now can you please explain "Reporter Roulette"?

Do ya just keep clicking over and seeing close-ups of their microphones??

DaiMacculate February 24, 2011 at 1:11 pm

Its a reference to chatroulette, the joke on The Daily Show that the only people on Chatroulette other than people exposing their genitals was reporters looking for stories in that brief period last year when everyone thought chatroulette was the new "Big Internet Thing"

Troubledog February 24, 2011 at 7:29 pm

And John Mayer

BaldarTFlagass February 24, 2011 at 12:00 pm

And I wonder–
I wah-wah-wah-wah-wonder,
Why,
Why, why, why, why, why they ran away,
Yes, and I wonder,
A-where they will stay-ay,
My little runaway,
Run, run, run, run, runaway.

SorosBot February 24, 2011 at 12:01 pm

The fugitive Senators might be trying to enjoy life in Illinois, but as a former Chicago resident let me tell you that's really fucking hard to do in February. Part of the reason I moved back east, where winter is merely unpleasant.

Fare la Volpe February 24, 2011 at 12:03 pm

Those fools! They left Scott Walker home alone! He's gonna break into his food sack and get a major tummy ache.

bumfug February 24, 2011 at 12:03 pm

Pedobear couldn't possibly fuck up the lives of kids in Wisconsin more than their governor does on a daily basis.

Ducksworthy February 24, 2011 at 1:10 pm

Could make him Bishop of Milwaukee.

Negropolis February 25, 2011 at 12:52 am

You are so bad, but it feels so good.

Norman February 24, 2011 at 12:03 pm

We are all Pedobear now.

tcaalaw February 24, 2011 at 4:51 pm

What do you mean "now"?

Norman February 25, 2011 at 1:03 am

Whatever you think it means, hombre.

WhatTheHeck February 24, 2011 at 12:04 pm

Know what? Teachers need to be held accountable. They teach some kids who go on to be politicians. And the ones they can't get through to become teabaggers. I say, they should be rounded up.

kittenbomb February 24, 2011 at 12:04 pm

Pedobear is trying to change his image ala Chris Brown. Are vests and bow ties far behind?

Extemporanus February 24, 2011 at 1:01 pm

^
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No.

Prizepig February 24, 2011 at 12:05 pm

What’s Stalin doing over there?

kittenbomb February 24, 2011 at 12:09 pm

Stalin iz in ur protests, stealin ur demokraseees

Barbara_i February 24, 2011 at 12:06 pm

How did the interview Pedobear? Last I heard he was on his way to the maul to visit ToysRUs.

Oblios_Cap February 24, 2011 at 3:58 pm

So you're saying that he's split (wood)?

trashbot February 24, 2011 at 12:08 pm

Hey maybe Mark Foley could come on over and help out with the techin' and stuff.

iburl February 24, 2011 at 12:08 pm

Somebody should fly pb out to Cali.

OzoneTom February 24, 2011 at 12:11 pm

That would be outstanding.

Weenus299 February 24, 2011 at 12:08 pm

Maybe a fire would start in a church somewhere, and they would all team up to pull out all of the kids who where there, oddly touring some dilapidated church. But some of those senators with third-degree burns would die painful deaths, while other senators were reading Gone With The Wind aloud.

Still others would get shot many times for brandishing unloaded guns following a convenience store robbery.

I can't see a happy ending for this.

OC_Surf_Serf February 24, 2011 at 12:09 pm

When you have to escape to Illinois, deep inside you must know things are very, very wrong.

BaldarTFlagass February 24, 2011 at 12:12 pm

"Snake Erpenbach? I heard you were dead."

HistoriCat February 24, 2011 at 1:01 pm

"The governor is looking for you."
"Governor of what?"

Negropolis February 25, 2011 at 12:54 am

Hey, so long as they stay north of a line drawn horizontally at Joliet and east of a line drawn vertically through Rockford, it's really not so bad.

harry_palmer February 24, 2011 at 12:09 pm

The movie you're thinking of is when the cops couldn't follow Bonnie and Clyde across state lines. And we all remember how that ended.

fuflans February 24, 2011 at 12:14 pm

i was thinking more public enemies.

weejee February 24, 2011 at 12:11 pm

And Extermperanus assumes the role of Wisconsin Gov in 3, 2, 1….

bagofmice February 24, 2011 at 12:48 pm

Objection!

Extemporanus February 24, 2011 at 12:55 pm

brb

Redhead February 24, 2011 at 12:11 pm

Pedobear is probably the only person (or bear) of Republican/tea bagger beliefs who has yet to hint at running for President.

Apparently he's been too busy stirring up trouble at the Wisconsin protests, but I'm sure the announcement will be forthcoming.

nounverb911 February 24, 2011 at 12:11 pm

Obama should offer the 14 senators his unused, well protected home on the south side. (Or did Rahm move in there?)

baconzgood February 24, 2011 at 12:12 pm

This is great. It took the Tea baggers about 2 seconds in office to fuck up thier political ambitions for the next 20 years. If they keep this up for 18 more months we won't ever have to worry about the GOP again.

Lascauxcaveman February 24, 2011 at 1:09 pm

Would that were true. Each time they go up in flames, they simply lie dormant for a short spell, then say "RonaldReganRonaldReganRonaldRegan" three times real fast while sacrificing a goat or virgin, and they are born anew.

Clearly, they are aided by dark forces we don't fully understand.

PresBeeblebrox February 24, 2011 at 2:32 pm

Just wait until Walker calls in the Basij to clear out the Capitol.

nounverb911 February 24, 2011 at 12:12 pm

Governor Walker, pedobear on line three.

baconzgood February 24, 2011 at 12:24 pm

Pedobear: Governor, I'd like to talk to you about school voucher programs.

Chillwaver February 24, 2011 at 12:13 pm

Needs more thugs…

genxr February 24, 2011 at 12:44 pm

I'm pretty sure one of those signs has bumped up against someone. Must be Mubarak's crew.

CapnFatback February 24, 2011 at 1:12 pm

Pedobear 2012: "Hugs, not thugs!"

freakishlywrong February 24, 2011 at 12:13 pm

I appreciate the Freudian slip there of calling a criminal douche bag tool of a Governor; "Rick Scott", but isn't this asshole named Scott Walker? All the tooley, douchey, criminal stuff stands.

SorosBot February 24, 2011 at 12:36 pm

Rick Scott's the douchebag Governor of Florida who was planning to push a similar union-killing bill but has backed down; Jack must be getting his asshole new GOP Govs mixed up.

freakishlywrong February 24, 2011 at 12:54 pm

I think they're cloning them in one of the Koch Brothers polluting factories. They come out wrapped in a flag with bootstraps on and those beady, mean eyes all these jackholes have. They are homeschooled for a few years on a perverse bible and Frank Luntz talking points, drop or are kicked out of what ever college they attend, (usually Xtian), and then work for/rail against the Gubbmint their entire lives.

PresBeeblebrox February 24, 2011 at 2:34 pm

Rick Scott's the Medicare fraud-inclined douchebag Governor of Florida who was happy to take gubbmint money if it meant lining his own pocket who was planning to push a similar union-killing bill but has backed down; Jack must be getting his asshole new GOP Govs mixed up.

/fixed

ShaveTheWhales February 24, 2011 at 4:53 pm

Rick Scott Walker.

Negropolis February 25, 2011 at 12:58 am

It's crazy, you've got Rick Scott in Flordia, Rick Snyder in Michigan, Scott Walker in Wisconsin and Mitch Daniels in Indiana. It's not until you get into Illinois and Ohio that you start getting ethnicky. It's like a (tame) porn-name convention.

EatsBabyDingos February 24, 2011 at 12:13 pm

New Wisconsin Mottos:

'Making you forget about Minnesota" "Wisconsin-nutsack of the MidWest"
"I vote, I farted, and I'm Proud!" "Ede cacam et Morer!"

SorosBot February 24, 2011 at 12:15 pm

I'm surprised to see a pedophile at the protests, since the parochial and private Catholic schools priests teach at are non-union.

weejee February 24, 2011 at 12:18 pm

Don't that depend on which definition of union yer using?

bagofmice February 24, 2011 at 12:51 pm

Isn't that when things "come together"?

Lascauxcaveman February 24, 2011 at 1:26 pm

HEY! My wife teaches at a Catholic school and she's never molested anyone but me!

Snark aside, it wouldn't do any good to unionize the teachers there; financially that little school is hanging on by threads, like a lot of them. At last report, their recent initiative to bring up their teachers' salaries up to 75% of what the similarly qualified public school teachers make in our state has stalled at 71%, since the economy has murdered enrollment rates.

Also, non-snark: it's pretty rare to see a priest teaching at a Catholic school these days; what with the priest shortage and all. I'm sure well over 95% are laymen or sometimes, nuns.

SorosBot February 24, 2011 at 2:29 pm

Not many these days no; my dad and brother both teach at a Catholic school, and when I started there in kindergarten, the faculty was about 1/3 nuns; by the time I finished 8th grade there were three. Now there's two of them.

CrunchyKnee February 24, 2011 at 12:16 pm

I for one welcome our Furry overlords. Pedobear/Palin '12.

Oblios_Cap February 24, 2011 at 12:16 pm

I always knew that Pedobear was a Koch whore.

Negropolis February 25, 2011 at 1:00 am

Pedobear has so many vices that they've kind of congealed into a strange, uber virtue.

FlyOverGirl February 24, 2011 at 12:20 pm

Will Pedobear be X-Tine's partner on Dancing with the Stars?

cheaphits February 24, 2011 at 12:43 pm

Or, with any luck, Scott Walker may be available…how long does recall take fer gawds sakes?

We got a TV show to put on here….let's move this along

FNMA February 24, 2011 at 1:48 pm

Doubt it. He'd probably be repulsed by her excess of fur.

FlyOverGirl February 24, 2011 at 2:00 pm

Like does attract like.

LesBontemps February 24, 2011 at 12:20 pm

Pedobear fucks children one at a time, but Scott Walker can fuck a whole state's worth all at once!

bagofmice February 24, 2011 at 12:52 pm

If any comment ever deserved a fisting…

PsycWench February 24, 2011 at 12:21 pm

Pedobear is all in favor of unions. All kinds of unions. Because love knows no age limits.

Negropolis February 25, 2011 at 1:02 am

Are we absolutely sure that Pedobear isn't just R. Kelly inside a bearsuit?

Chet Kincaid February 24, 2011 at 12:25 pm

Wacky sign-bearer is too wacky for his own good. This is fucking serious.

BornInATrailer February 24, 2011 at 12:28 pm

Dismantling unions is rarely a laughing matter.

Chet Kincaid February 24, 2011 at 12:30 pm

"It is if you're doin' it right!" –Any ol' Koch brother

LesBontemps February 24, 2011 at 12:37 pm

Yeah, it's serious. But the inmates at Auschwitz laughed occasionally too. And also, too, this is Wonkette, which makes fun of everything.

Chet Kincaid February 24, 2011 at 12:38 pm

Sick jokes are fine for Wonkette, but I don't see how they help the cause at a well-scrutinized public event.

bagofmice February 24, 2011 at 12:54 pm

Because we're talking about teabaggers. The kind of people too slow to pick up on the joke. The kind of people that would call themselves teabaggers.

Gopherit February 24, 2011 at 12:26 pm

On a tip, the Wisconsin State Police raided the houses of three democratic senators this morning hoping to catch them sleeping at home. Of course, they failed to find them, but did manage to waste some tax payer money in the process. You have to hand it to those cheese-eating bastards in Wisconsin…..they know what's important. May the whole state be sodomized by Pedobear.

nounverb911 February 24, 2011 at 12:35 pm

"cheese-eating bastards in Wisconsin"
Wisconsin is the new France?

Negropolis February 25, 2011 at 1:04 am

New? Wisconsin was French before France.

SayItWithWookies February 24, 2011 at 12:38 pm

I don't understand the point of that. Like, what if they found them? Would dragging the senators in shackles to the state house look so much better for democracy?

bagofmice February 24, 2011 at 12:55 pm

Three words: Like a Boss!

ttommyunger February 24, 2011 at 1:02 pm

Now that's good Police Work: You're looking for a man who has allegedly fled the State so you immediately raid HIS FUCKING HOME looking for him. If I ever decide to break bad and start a life of crime I am definitely moving to Wisconsin.

Lascauxcaveman February 24, 2011 at 1:34 pm

Clearly, the idea is not to catch the senators at home, but to scare and intimidate the wives and children.

Walker and his thugs, while technically not fascists (yet) are happy to borrow from their playbook.

ttommyunger February 24, 2011 at 8:45 pm

That is so wrong on so many levels I didn't even think of it. Unconscionable!

fuflans February 24, 2011 at 12:30 pm

let's see what we've learned about the US in the last couple days:

no one has any money except those four mega corporations who are intent on rolling back health care and breaking the backs of public employee unions in washed up industrial states forcing their legislators to flee to the most (pleasingly) corrupt state in the union (who's entertainment capital just elected a ballet dancing nine-fingered refugee from the west wing) while the corporate mouthpieces of those same four mega corporations have led a vicious 'blame the victim' campaign against a savvy female journalist who was brutally assaulted while doing her dangerous job in a foreign country – then screamed in fury when a pushy graduate student got pushed back. oh and when one of the offending and offensive governors of one of the states intent on breaking the backs of the unions was caught red-handed admitting to hand in glove cooperation with one of the four mega corporations, it's the punker that set him up that is subject to ethics violations charges.

Have I forgotten anything? and yeah, i am so glad my canadian passport is in queue.

Darthhippy February 24, 2011 at 12:37 pm

Make me your enlightened dictator and I promise after 42 years to leave after the first 4 days of protest with all the harvested marijuana and run to a deserted island with my personal staff and promise to only take 25% of my grifted govment monies.

bagofmice February 24, 2011 at 12:57 pm

What percentage of the Ukrainian nurse are you leaving behind?

philpjfry February 26, 2011 at 5:12 pm

Sounds like a deal

Hera Sent Me February 24, 2011 at 12:39 pm

Pedobear loves children, while Walker loves Koch.

Extemporanus February 24, 2011 at 12:53 pm

Stay gold, Pedobear.

Stay gold…

Urban_Achiever February 24, 2011 at 1:01 pm

Pedobear: A Honey in Every Pot!

CapnFatback February 24, 2011 at 1:11 pm

"A-stickin' in every honey pot!"

Not_So_Much February 24, 2011 at 12:53 pm

"Alright dear, show me on the bear where and how Governor Walker touched you."

ttommyunger February 24, 2011 at 1:03 pm

Fortunately, all those Wisconsin Republicans are too busy playing with themselves to think about molesting anyone else.

snoopyfan2010 February 24, 2011 at 1:13 pm

America needs the soft, delicate touch of the Pedobear, right now. That's all I have to say.

P_Drizzle February 24, 2011 at 1:16 pm

I only like the Scott Walker story because every time I hear something about Wisconsin, the little stereo in my head now starts playing "It's Raining Today."

Ducksworthy February 24, 2011 at 1:22 pm

Walker loves Koch has got to appear on a rally sign soon.

owhatever February 24, 2011 at 1:25 pm

Kids need to be held accountable. They should have learnt to read on their own, but flickering lamplight, at the age of three and then edumacated themselfs so Governor Walker can fire all them librul elite "teachers" and dismantle the state department of unions.

imissopus February 24, 2011 at 1:38 pm

There was a story today that Scott Walker has signed a bill requiring a two-thirds supermajority vote in the Legislature for raising state taxes. As anyone familiar with the last thirty years of California history can tell you, that's worked out real goddamn well for us. Howard Jarvis, teabagger before his time.

Good luck, Wisconsin.

GOPCrusher February 24, 2011 at 4:03 pm

The Republiklans in Iowa are debating a bill to make it illegal for same-sex partners to apply for a marriage license, and they also want to put in the bill that the State Supreme Court can never rule on the Constitutionality of the law.

BlueStateLibel February 24, 2011 at 1:48 pm

So, revealing for all the world to see that you're a paid whore of a billionaire industrialist is not an ethics violation, but making a prank call is?

GOPCrusher February 24, 2011 at 4:04 pm

Andrew Breitbart and James O' Keefe are in deep shit then.

BerkeleyBear February 24, 2011 at 1:59 pm

This is how pathetic it has gotten – Illinois, a state with a governor who can barely say 5 words without losing focus and who only got the job because Blago got busted, looks like a paragon of reasonableness by comparison. We raised taxes and probably will restructure our debt in the next few months, which will solve a much bigger problem than the one facing Wisconsin. Plus, all those monies turned down by Florida and Wisconsin for high speed rail are flowing into our coffers.

Don't get me wrong, this state is screwed up and Quinn is a functioning idiot, but people here seem to understand you can't just bash unions to make up billions in revenue shortfalls.

Negropolis February 25, 2011 at 1:08 am

I was happy that Quinn was able to hang on, but it was also more of a "I can't believe he was able to hang on, bless his heart."

WordSaladNation February 24, 2011 at 2:06 pm

Stay hard, Ponyboy. Stay hard.

PresBeeblebrox February 24, 2011 at 2:25 pm

The WI Dems ought to just go to Site R. It was great for Darth Cheney when he needed an undisclosed location to lurk in.

Troubledog February 24, 2011 at 7:19 pm

If lovin' kids is wrong, I don't wanna be right.

poncho_pilot February 24, 2011 at 10:07 pm

haha, i know the guy with that sign.

SorosBot February 24, 2011 at 8:48 pm

And his racist penis?

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