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xchrom Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed May-20-09 09:40 PM
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4. whatever works -- if they can catch them legally before they work
their personal nightmares out on others.
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  -Four men arrested in suspect NY bombing plot BuyingThyme  May-20-09 09:33 PM   #0 
  - so then we were protected BEFORE anything bad happened?  xchrom   May-20-09 09:35 PM   #1 
  - It's apparently one of those deals where the FBI sold them fake weapons.  BuyingThyme   May-20-09 09:38 PM   #2 
     - whatever works -- if they can catch them legally before they work  xchrom   May-20-09 09:40 PM   #4 
     - FBI was probably in "ring leader" & paid them cash along the way &  The_Casual_Observer   May-20-09 10:12 PM   #8 
     - Yes it has, and it's a bullshit way to meet our "terra" quotas  shadowknows69   May-21-09 01:07 AM   #16 
        - Paranoia will destroy ya.  winter999   May-21-09 07:27 AM   #44 
        - FBI sets up patsies  MinM   May-21-09 07:54 AM   #47 
           - Are you referring to Oswald or Twin Towers?  winter999   May-21-09 07:56 AM   #48 
              - Rare TV NEWS report about WTC bombing FBI Foreknowledge  MinM   May-21-09 08:22 AM   #59 
                 - What does this have to do with setting up "patsies"?  winter999   May-21-09 08:36 AM   #65 
                    - RE: What does this have to do with setting up "patsies"?  MinM   May-21-09 08:57 AM   #69 
                       - FBI Blows It: Supposed Terror Plot Against NY Synagogues Is Bogus  MinM   May-24-09 10:15 AM   #82 
        - I don't think it is so much for quotas but to get a bunch of press  harun   May-22-09 11:28 AM   #81 
     - They've done this quite a few times now.  harun   May-22-09 11:26 AM   #80 
  - No innocents were tortured during the investigation of this crime  Xipe Totec   May-20-09 09:38 PM   #3 
  - 'rah rah Cheney - he's our man - if he can't do it, no one can'  tomm2thumbs   May-20-09 09:45 PM   #5 
  - But these evil Muslim people are not being rushed out of the country to be tortured  BuyingThyme   May-20-09 09:50 PM   #7 
  - Since the media is making a big deal out of it, these guys are clearly not white supremacists  ck4829   May-20-09 09:46 PM   #6 
  - Exactly so. 99.9999% certainty. n/t  tom_paine   May-21-09 08:04 AM   #54 
  - Did they have the stingers? I hope not.  MidwestTransplant   May-20-09 10:28 PM   #9 
  - The FBI apparently sold them some fake ones.  BuyingThyme   May-20-09 10:29 PM   #10 
  - I'm damn glad the FBI didn't sell them REAL stinger missles!  Johnyawl   May-20-09 10:42 PM   #11 
  - Haha  joshcryer   May-21-09 06:18 AM   #33 
  - These asshats  customerserviceguy   May-22-09 08:01 AM   #78 
  - Sting operation is more like it.  shadowknows69   May-21-09 01:04 AM   #15 
  - Very upsetting  Abecca   May-21-09 12:08 AM   #12 
  - Well, it could be because we're continuing to create the hate 24/7 365  shadowknows69   May-21-09 01:08 AM   #17 
     - Irrelevant  MrBig   May-21-09 08:06 AM   #56 
        - I agree, but we still do it. Why would we expect anyone else not to?  shadowknows69   May-21-09 08:10 AM   #57 
           - Hopefully  MrBig   May-21-09 08:14 AM   #58 
              - Tell that to the civilians we've killed in Afghanistan, Pakistan and probably Iraq since Jan 20th  shadowknows69   May-21-09 08:22 AM   #60 
                 - But realize  MrBig   May-21-09 08:26 AM   #62 
                    - You can still pull out carefully, something there is no evidence we are doing yet  shadowknows69   May-21-09 08:32 AM   #64 
                       - Your last sentence  MrBig   May-21-09 08:37 AM   #66 
                          - Not to beep my own horn or anything  shadowknows69   May-21-09 08:47 AM   #68 
  - Cheney must be pissed.  Mz Pip   May-21-09 12:16 AM   #13 
  - Puke Rep Peter King says all four were born in the U.S.  BuyingThyme   May-21-09 12:18 AM   #14 
  - Four men arrested in suspected NY (synagogue, plane) bombing plot  Ian David   May-21-09 02:00 AM   #18 
  - some sources you can use over here:  Muttocracy   May-21-09 02:00 AM   #19 
  - Oh gee, given Reid pissed all over himself today at the prospect that "terrorists" would  ShortnFiery   May-21-09 02:00 AM   #20 
  - The terrorists were equipped with duct tape, rope and a dog-eared copy of Mother Jones.  Doremus   May-21-09 02:00 AM   #21 
  - Timely...indeed! eom  Purveyor   May-21-09 02:00 AM   #22 
  - Fed complaint filed against the accused available here in .pdf format:  Garbo 2004   May-21-09 02:00 AM   #23 
  - Another FBI sting operation I see  shadowknows69   May-21-09 02:00 AM   #24 
  - Not sold, gave.  bottomtheweaver   May-21-09 02:00 AM   #25 
     - So they've been arrested for thought crimes.  shadowknows69   May-21-09 02:00 AM   #26 
        - It looks that way.  bottomtheweaver   May-21-09 02:00 AM   #27 
        - They wanted to blow up a room full of people and a plane  shadowknows69   May-21-09 02:00 AM   #28 
           - I imagine the targets were selected by the FBI too.  bottomtheweaver   May-21-09 02:00 AM   #29 
              - Been watching too much 24 I see.  winter999   May-21-09 07:35 AM   #45 
                 - Apparently so has the FBI.  bottomtheweaver   May-24-09 10:18 AM   #83 
        - Heh, you're comparing your playing bazoka as a kid is the same as these guys presumably receiving...  joshcryer   May-21-09 06:20 AM   #34 
        - Not exactly a thought crime  MrBig   May-21-09 08:04 AM   #53 
        - Because by our laws the FBI is only allowed to up to a certain point  shadowknows69   May-21-09 08:26 AM   #61 
           - I'm tending to agree with you...  MrBig   May-21-09 08:30 AM   #63 
        - The question is...  bsd13   May-21-09 03:29 PM   #74 
  - The FBI is good at what they do  underpants   May-21-09 06:14 AM   #32 
  - These guys were obviously creeps, but talk about perfect timing.  breadandwine   May-21-09 02:12 AM   #30 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-21-09 03:22 AM   #31 
  - Arrests in New York 'attack plot'  annabanana   May-21-09 06:51 AM   #35 
  - Cheney will want them tortured anyway..  sam sarrha   May-21-09 06:51 AM   #36 
  - Whoa, do you suppose...our LAWS will actually deal with them?!  MetaTrope   May-21-09 06:51 AM   #37 
  - They CAN"T be tried. They may have an entrapment defense. We allow that only for members of  No Elephants   May-21-09 06:51 AM   #38 
  - good job to the fbi  dvdaves75   May-21-09 06:52 AM   #39 
  - Infiltrating or helping to create, so they can keep busy?  shadowknows69   May-21-09 08:04 AM   #55 
     - Because there's nothing else in the US that could keep the FBI busy?  winter999   May-21-09 08:40 AM   #67 
  - Yeah. Good set up and sting is more like it. It's good that they are off the street  geckosfeet   May-21-09 06:52 AM   #40 
  - Yeah, they were undoubtedly idiots.  joshcryer   May-21-09 06:52 AM   #41 
  - You're right. They are just stupid enough to do it.  geckosfeet   May-21-09 06:52 AM   #42 
  - you are right  dvdaves75   May-21-09 06:52 AM   #43 
  - "FBI agents posing as Islamic militants"  reprehensor   May-21-09 07:46 AM   #46 
  - How's "posing" any different than  winter999   May-21-09 08:00 AM   #50 
  - A sting operation is a standard law enforcement technique  ButterflyBlood   May-21-09 07:17 PM   #76 
  - correct me if i'm wrong, but  Blue_Tires   May-21-09 09:28 AM   #70 
     - Stewart is an ANG base at an Int'l Airport, not an AFB...  brendan120678   May-21-09 09:49 AM   #71 
     - That is what it is designed to do  Thothmes   May-22-09 05:06 AM   #77 
  - See, Chimpie? This is how it works...  KansDem   May-21-09 07:58 AM   #49 
  - The investigation's been going on over a year.  winter999   May-21-09 08:01 AM   #51 
  - Couldn't have said it better myself N/T  MrBig   May-21-09 08:02 AM   #52 
  - They hated us for our freedoms?  Gregorian   May-21-09 10:06 AM   #72 
  - Something about this whole thing seems a little "staged" to me.  smirkymonkey   May-21-09 11:01 AM   #73 
  - they were from was a sting operation in ther making for over a year  ElsewheresDaughter   May-21-09 04:54 PM   #75 
  - It was staged  customerserviceguy   May-22-09 08:05 AM   #79 
  - The article doesn't say much  Haole Girl   May-24-09 10:24 AM   #84 

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