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Gregorian Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Aug-29-05 04:53 PM
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25. Remember Janklow? This isn't even newsworthy.
That ass got community service, after being a chronic, flagrant violator, and killing a motorcyclist.

The media is corrupt.
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  -Sharpton's Driver Pulled Over Doing 110 After Sheehan Visit (Faux) DemsUnite  Aug-29-05 02:48 PM   #0 
  - 110? DAMN! THAT'S FAST! n/t  rbjensen   Aug-29-05 02:50 PM   #1 
  - I dunno...  Mithras61   Aug-29-05 03:30 PM   #13 
     - of course it is a big deal, endangering others is big  klyon   Aug-29-05 04:02 PM   #16 
     - You aren't from TX, are you...  Mithras61   Aug-29-05 04:09 PM   #18 
     - They're not from Texas  Demoiselle   Aug-29-05 05:21 PM   #32 
     - I dunno  tammywammy   Aug-29-05 06:15 PM   #39 
     - it's illegal.. that's all the reason you need  Centered   Aug-29-05 09:45 PM   #74 
        - Illegal? Perhaps...  Mithras61   Aug-30-05 02:25 PM   #88 
           - would love to see a link to that  Centered   Aug-30-05 04:36 PM   #95 
     - That's true, it is stupid to drive 85 on I-35 in Texas:  damntexdem   Aug-29-05 05:21 PM   #33 
     - It's fast in a limo...  jayctravis   Aug-29-05 09:33 PM   #69 
  - *rolls eyes* good lord.  KyndCulture   Aug-29-05 02:50 PM   #2 
  - Yeah, it's probably wind clocked at 110 as it passes Al Sharpton  BR_Parkway   Aug-29-05 02:59 PM   #8 
  - *IF* true  Kelvin Mace   Aug-29-05 02:52 PM   #3 
  - This sounds so strange  MidwestTransplant   Aug-29-05 02:59 PM   #7 
     - At 110mph...  Concerned GA Voter   Aug-29-05 03:20 PM   #11 
     - Risk being shot? Do you mean that ...  damntexdem   Aug-29-05 05:23 PM   #35 
  - Maybe he was just trying to get out of TX.. could be dangerous...  movonne   Aug-29-05 02:53 PM   #4 
  - maybe he wanted one more news cycle  anotherdrew   Aug-29-05 04:41 PM   #23 
  - Didn't know where he was and thought he was in James Bird Country? eom  Ilsa   Aug-29-05 07:30 PM   #50 
  - That must have been one hair-raising ride!  downstairsparts   Aug-29-05 02:54 PM   #5 
  - 110? In Texas? Nahhhhhh  JustSayNO 2 Sheeples   Aug-29-05 02:57 PM   #6 
  - You're right...  Javaman   Aug-29-05 04:13 PM   #19 
  - Fox News: Naya nya nya (nt)  stepnw1f   Aug-29-05 03:05 PM   #9 
  - The Washington Post is also reporting this  Freddie Stubbs   Aug-30-05 03:15 PM   #91 
  - I checked Google News and -  lynne   Aug-29-05 03:17 PM   #10 
  - Politicians and power.  Gregorian   Aug-29-05 03:23 PM   #12 
  - And what is says about Sharpton...  MarkTwain   Aug-29-05 03:30 PM   #14 
  - Al Sharpton has been consistent in his opposition to the war  PunkPop   Aug-29-05 03:57 PM   #15 
  - Thank you, Mark Twain!  Isere   Aug-29-05 04:07 PM   #17 
  - how's that kool aide taste  bpilgrim   Aug-29-05 06:47 PM   #45 
  - he's driving SLOWER than most Europeans on their highways? ----- > MP3  bpilgrim   Aug-29-05 06:41 PM   #42 
  - so, com'on, tell how you really feel  BareNakedLiberal   Aug-29-05 07:00 PM   #47 
  - Or maybe he just had a plane to catch.  Terran   Aug-29-05 08:23 PM   #57 
  - Being in cop work....  JustSayNO 2 Sheeples   Aug-29-05 04:30 PM   #22 
  - Hey, thanks for clarifying that.  Gregorian   Aug-29-05 04:45 PM   #24 
  - Charged with evading  JustSayNO 2 Sheeples   Aug-29-05 05:43 PM   #36 
  - Greate post. It's good to read informed comments. Thanks. n/t  Judi Lynn   Aug-29-05 05:18 PM   #30 
  - I read a biography of James Michael Curley  newscott   Aug-29-05 05:48 PM   #37 
  - Right  JustSayNO 2 Sheeples   Aug-29-05 06:31 PM   #40 
     - Let's ask Sam Kinnison how it's working out for him.  newscott   Aug-29-05 08:28 PM   #59 
  - welcome to DU  bpilgrim   Aug-29-05 06:46 PM   #44 
  - I could see a limo taking 9 miles to get over to the right  jayctravis   Aug-29-05 09:36 PM   #72 
  - Clearly, Mr. Sharpton hates...  slor   Aug-29-05 04:13 PM   #20 
  - or just his driver  Centered   Aug-29-05 10:50 PM   #82 
  - He was probably reading from the "Democrat Manifesto"  Judi Lynn   Aug-29-05 10:57 PM   #83 
  - OMG!!! The freepers sure jumped on this one quick!!!!  Roy   Aug-29-05 04:20 PM   #21 
  - pffft  sniffa   Aug-29-05 05:54 PM   #38 
  - Remember Janklow? This isn't even newsworthy.  Gregorian   Aug-29-05 04:53 PM   #25 
  - Thank you for putting the media coverage in perspective.  Straight Shooter   Aug-29-05 05:10 PM   #28 
  - Ha, ha, Californians only pass people doing 85 mph while......  nolabels   Aug-29-05 08:27 PM   #58 
  - it's newsworthy because of Janklow  Cocoa   Aug-29-05 08:20 PM   #56 
  - It would be easy to speed that fast along those Texas roads.  The_Casual_Observer   Aug-29-05 04:58 PM   #26 
  - Ten bucks says this is bullshit.  TheWraith   Aug-29-05 04:59 PM   #27 
  - "That nine-mile chase is news to me," Sharpton told The Associated Press.  Lone_Star_Dem   Aug-29-05 05:16 PM   #29 
  - How irresponsible: 110 mph!  damntexdem   Aug-29-05 05:19 PM   #31 
  - I had a rental car up to 133 in Texas not too long ago  Vickers   Aug-29-05 05:23 PM   #34 
  - you got lucky  pimpbot   Aug-29-05 09:56 PM   #75 
     - Most are governed at 108 or so...don't ask me how I know.  Vickers   Aug-30-05 05:58 AM   #84 
  - Any autobahn driver would get a big laugh about this  eridani   Aug-29-05 06:41 PM   #41 
  - Here's Rick Perry speeding in Texas....  mbperrin   Aug-29-05 06:43 PM   #43 
  - So much for the various Sharpton Apologists...  MarkTwain   Aug-29-05 06:49 PM   #46 
  - For the record, Sharpton did make a statement to AP  Lone_Star_Dem   Aug-29-05 07:33 PM   #51 
  - Certainly a passenger in a limo is in no way responsible for the  jayctravis   Aug-29-05 09:38 PM   #73 
  - Post #51 has the info. without the venom. n/t  Judi Lynn   Aug-29-05 07:44 PM   #52 
     - For the antics of "Reverend" Al and those of his apologists,..  MarkTwain   Aug-29-05 08:12 PM   #55 
        - Oh please  Tomee450   Aug-29-05 08:34 PM   #61 
        - You really never expect to see them around Democrats, either.  Judi Lynn   Aug-29-05 08:44 PM   #62 
        - If "racism" is falsely equated with a contempt for....  MarkTwain   Aug-29-05 08:50 PM   #64 
        - Baloney  Tomee450   Aug-29-05 09:22 PM   #67 
        - Would it be possible for you to provide credible evidence Al Sharpton  Judi Lynn   Aug-29-05 09:29 PM   #68 
        - Congratulations for being the first in this thread -  lynne   Aug-29-05 10:19 PM   #79 
           - Nonsense  Tomee450   Aug-30-05 02:16 PM   #87 
        - Tawana Brawley  Tomee450   Aug-29-05 08:45 PM   #63 
           - "but of course the anger shown in your posts speaks volumes....  MarkTwain   Aug-29-05 08:53 PM   #65 
              - You can have your  Tomee450   Aug-29-05 09:35 PM   #71 
                 - Please spare me....  MarkTwain   Aug-30-05 07:33 AM   #85 
                    - Oh please, just more garbage  Tomee450   Aug-30-05 01:46 PM   #86 
  - You know what's REALLY filthy behavior in a public figure.....  Judi Lynn   Aug-29-05 07:14 PM   #48 
  - I Was In A Cab In Downtown Manhattan A Few Years Ago...  Tace   Aug-29-05 07:27 PM   #49 
  - that hardly raises an eyebrow in Texas  Solar   Aug-29-05 07:48 PM   #53 
  - unless Al Sharpton is a passenger  Lilith Velkor   Aug-29-05 08:06 PM   #54 
  - Wow.faster than I would drive, but  nothometoday   Aug-29-05 08:29 PM   #60 
  - How much time do you get for being a passenger  Roy   Aug-29-05 08:54 PM   #66 
  - If Al Sharpton hadn't come along, no doubt they'd be bitching  Judi Lynn   Aug-29-05 09:35 PM   #70 
     - Disruptors are not Democrats.....  Roy   Aug-30-05 03:32 PM   #93 
        - Truly. It seems all too clear they've wandered into the wrong place  Judi Lynn   Aug-30-05 03:38 PM   #94 
           - I agree  Tomee450   Aug-30-05 05:26 PM   #96 
              - And I am one of them  Roy   Aug-30-05 08:09 PM   #97 
  - WHY Link to Fox News?  Naipes   Aug-29-05 09:58 PM   #76 
  - No one below Bush and crew  Rex   Aug-29-05 09:59 PM   #77 
  - Only friends and family of * are allowed to break the law.  genieroze   Aug-29-05 10:06 PM   #78 
  - Maybe Sharpton was concerned about the possibility of becoming....  Media_Lies_Daily   Aug-29-05 10:26 PM   #80 
  - I believe getting a ticket and a lotta bad press is better than what COULD  Judi Lynn   Aug-29-05 10:42 PM   #81 
     - Well, I like Al too, but if this was Shrub, or Delay, we'd all be  napi21   Aug-30-05 02:26 PM   #89 
        - But if it was Shrub or Delay,  Tomee450   Aug-30-05 02:41 PM   #90 
        - I'm sure they knew who everyone was at Camp Casey  Judi Lynn   Aug-30-05 08:48 PM   #98 
           - I agree totally  Tomee450   Aug-30-05 09:02 PM   #99 
        - How many people sitting BEHIND THE DRIVER  Judi Lynn   Aug-30-05 03:28 PM   #92 
  - I tried just driving the speed limit from San Antonio  niallmac   Aug-30-05 09:36 PM   #100 
 

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