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Botany Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Sep-22-05 08:35 PM
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23. Good Lord ....
...... in some black communities if you are a black male you
have 75% chance of spending some time in jail.

This does not absolve any person of any past misdeeds but that
stat is soooooo damn misleading.

Fucking Fox ...... the Goebbles network.
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  -Criminal checks run on all Katrina Evacuees Cult  Sep-22-05 02:32 PM   #0 
  - Jesus!  Child_Of_Isis   Sep-22-05 02:36 PM   #1 
  - they are not all criminals  nodehopper   Sep-22-05 03:48 PM   #14 
     - there are also people who get screwed  obxhead   Sep-22-05 03:53 PM   #15 
  - In a follow up article it turns out that the person in Rhode Island  slampoet   Sep-22-05 02:37 PM   #2 
  - Let me guess at the 'description' hair, brown eyes, dark skin  patdem   Sep-22-05 02:42 PM   #5 
  - What's next? Mandatory drug tests? Credit checks? Fingerprinting?  Angry Girl   Sep-22-05 02:39 PM   #3 
  - Is it still a felony to be Black? I knew DWB was a felony.  Gman   Sep-22-05 02:41 PM   #4 
  - dwb and ewb CHANGED TO CRIMINAL LWB  saigon68   Sep-22-05 03:12 PM   #10 
  - I suspected that a lot of people would take this opportunity  underpants   Sep-22-05 02:46 PM   #6 
  - Tell me, how does someone without resources  slampoet   Sep-22-05 03:09 PM   #9 
     - Name:___________  underpants   Sep-22-05 03:55 PM   #16 
  - evacuating while black  grasswire   Sep-22-05 02:53 PM   #7 
  - They are doing the same things to Latinos...  pinerow   Sep-22-05 02:58 PM   #8 
  - What if they're on probation?  Cult   Sep-22-05 03:24 PM   #11 
     - LA says they're okay as long as they register at their new location.  Eugene   Sep-22-05 03:35 PM   #12 
  - Some states are checking up on the HOSTS' backrounds as well  MADem   Sep-22-05 03:42 PM   #13 
  - Why?  MasonJar   Sep-22-05 08:34 PM   #17 
  - (Fox News) Half Katrina Refugees Have (Criminal) Records  MindLikeAParachute   Sep-22-05 08:35 PM   #18 
  - Is there confirmation on this from a reputable source?  asthmaticeog   Sep-22-05 08:35 PM   #19 
  - Reputable?? Hey, it's Fox News. But as it happens, AP is carrying it too  MindLikeAParachute   Sep-22-05 08:35 PM   #22 
  - Thanks n/t  asthmaticeog   Sep-22-05 08:35 PM   #31 
  - That is NOT what the AP says, though  melody   Sep-22-05 08:41 PM   #52 
  - Still callilng them "refugees." That says a lot.  cantstandbush   Sep-22-05 08:35 PM   #39 
     - Ditto....  Cult   Sep-23-05 04:41 AM   #53 
  - Given what we know about  TallahasseeGrannie   Sep-22-05 08:35 PM   #20 
  - Check the criminal records of Faux employees  dubyadubya3   Sep-22-05 08:35 PM   #21 
  - not to mention the Bush Administration  Beaverhausen   Sep-22-05 08:35 PM   #33 
  - "I bet 1/2 of them have been arrested!"  donheld   Sep-22-05 08:35 PM   #41 
  - Good Lord ....  Botany   Sep-22-05 08:35 PM   #23 
  - I've heard of a couple Bush arrests.......  BlueJac   Sep-22-05 08:35 PM   #24 
  - Exactly!  liberalhistorian   Sep-22-05 08:35 PM   #51 
  - That said  MindLikeAParachute   Sep-22-05 08:35 PM   #25 
  - In some states it's easy to have a felony conviction for drug possession  Gormy Cuss   Sep-23-05 01:40 PM   #57 
  - So what? bush has a criminal record, too.  Straight Shooter   Sep-22-05 08:35 PM   #26 
  - Nice that they're calling them "refugees" again. Jerks. n/t  Shakespeare   Sep-22-05 08:35 PM   #27 
  - Well ALL of the White House Does.  Cobalt Violet   Sep-22-05 08:35 PM   #28 
  - So do half of *moron's admin  dweller   Sep-22-05 08:35 PM   #29 
  - Cover for Bush, by dehumanizing others. Goebbels is proud....  Robeson   Sep-22-05 08:35 PM   #30 
  - So  thecodewarrior   Sep-22-05 08:35 PM   #32 
     - Unfortunately, FAUX News doesn't do a lot self-revelatory journalism...  Robeson   Sep-22-05 08:35 PM   #35 
  - Most of the rednecks that watch FAUX probably have some record. nt  VegasWolf   Sep-22-05 08:35 PM   #34 
  - This is probably true for whole US population, so FOX is just racist  pschoeb   Sep-22-05 08:35 PM   #36 
  - actually, this was on either cnn or msnbc earlier tonight also. I just  rodeodance   Sep-22-05 08:35 PM   #37 
  - title is so deceptive  salin   Sep-22-05 08:35 PM   #38 
  - Agree, also report is not clear, it says "criminal arrest records"  pschoeb   Sep-22-05 08:35 PM   #45 
  - check of EVERY refugee ??? ! ! ! !  HuffleClaw   Sep-22-05 08:35 PM   #40 
  - This just proves that poverty and crime go hand in hand...  Platonium   Sep-22-05 08:35 PM   #42 
  - We just need to re-work the headline  Kelvin Mace   Sep-22-05 08:35 PM   #43 
  - Bet most charges were for smoking pot. They should have used Oxy.  cantstandbush   Sep-22-05 08:35 PM   #44 
  - "Here comes the story of the Hurricane -  Minstrel Boy   Sep-22-05 08:35 PM   #46 
  - The original AP article does not say that. Faux News is LYING.  Eugene   Sep-22-05 08:35 PM   #47 
  - I wonder how many were jailed for prescription drug abuse  jobycom   Sep-22-05 08:35 PM   #48 
  - this is so pathetic  cwydro   Sep-22-05 08:35 PM   #49 
  - How about they report at least half of Bush Administration officials have  bunny planet   Sep-22-05 08:35 PM   #50 
  - Can't bring them food and water but they can sure perform lots of searches  Busshianic   Sep-23-05 07:08 AM   #54 
  - There are liability issues for the agencies working with the evacuees  noonwitch   Sep-23-05 09:22 AM   #55 
  - Butt-covering  ozarkvet   Sep-23-05 09:37 AM   #56 
  - I'd want to where the child sex offenders are.  nomatrix   Sep-23-05 02:34 PM   #58 

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