MORE

Photos: Ten most controversial quotes by Ted Nugent -- and his Tom Tancredo gun offer

Rocker/gun-rights fan Ted Nugent is backing Tom Tancredo for governor and has even authorized a fundraising letter in which donors are entered into a contest for a new AR-15. (See it below.) But will such support cost Tancredo as much as it gains? After all, Texas gubernatorial hopeful Gregory Abbott has taken heat for campaigning with Nugent after the latter called President Barack Obama a "sub-human mongrel" -- and that's only one of his controversial quotes. Check out our top ten Nuge eyebrow-raisers, including one originally shared with Westword.Number 10:

Photos: Ten most controversial quotes by Ted Nugent -- and his Tom Tancredo gun offer

"I think that Barack Hussein Obama should be put in jail. It is clear that Barack Hussein Obama is a communist. Mao Tse Tung lives and his name is Barack Hussein Obama. This country should be ashamed. I wanna throw up.... Obama, he's a piece of shit. I told him to suck on my machine gun." -- Reportedly said onstage in August 2007. Number 9:

Photos: Ten most controversial quotes by Ted Nugent -- and his Tom Tancredo gun offer

"What's a feminist anyways? A fat pig who doesn't get it often enough?" -- Featured in posts such as this one from Texas Theocracy Watch. Continue to keep counting down the ten most controversial quotes by Ted Nugent -- and to see his fundraising letter for Tom Tancredo in which donors can win a free AR-15.



Sponsor Content

Newsletters

All-access pass to top stories, events and offers around town.

Sign Up >

No Thanks!

Remind Me Later >