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  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of Astroturf.

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Examples

  • Joshua Greenman at the Daily News writes that Obama's appearance on The Daily Show will make the Stewart/Colbert rally seem like "a Democratic Party event, through and through - appearing to opponents every bit as 'Astroturfed' as the biggest Tea Party events seem."

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • Joshua Greenman at the Daily News writes that Obama's appearance on The Daily Show will make the Stewart/Colbert rally seem like "a Democratic Party event, through and through - appearing to opponents every bit as 'Astroturfed' as the biggest Tea Party events seem."

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • Astroturfed essays on Shakespeare, Dickens, Milton...

    Current Affairs

  • The Rogers place, for instance, grew to 4,800 square feet and was filled with computers and plasma screens, not to mention an Astroturfed backyard football field.

    GOOD Magazine: Raising the Roof

  • The backyard was a strip of Astroturfed patio followed by real grass, pale in comparison.

    Devil's Waltz

  • In the meantime they climb into the Astroturfed "Stealth Fighter" sculpture by Zaq Landsberg on the playground and bang on the plastic industrial drums created by the M.O.R.E., a k a the Ministry of Random Events.

    NYT > Home Page

  • The true danger here comes not from the grassroots right, but from the Astroturfed left, which is being orchestrated and trained by the Obama administration and its media minions to attack Americans who still believe in America's founding principles.

    CNSNews.com Headlines

  • Swanson's point 11 was "do not get Astroturfed" - which, he explained, not only meant refusing to work in coalition with the Right-wing "teabagger" groups but (once again) breaking ranks with mainstream liberals in D.C. "If your union is asking the President or Congress what to lobby for, you're being used as a prop," he said.

    Indybay newswire

  • While I waited, I got shots of the Astroturfed weight room ...

    A Red Sox Fan From Pinstripe Territory

  • NYT Astroturfed by "Conservation Group" in Deepwater Horizon Spill. kfogel no comments, no recommends

    TPMCafe

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