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Downwinder Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Aug-09-09 04:59 PM
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15. The army is not of the elite, it flows downhill. n/t
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  -Honduras Supreme Court to Decide If Zelayas Ouster Illegal Judi Lynn  Aug-09-09 03:38 PM   #0 
  - This getting stranger all the time.  bemildred   Aug-09-09 03:49 PM   #1 
  - It's odd, alright. Looks as if they're desperate for a way out, doesn't it? n/t  Judi Lynn   Aug-09-09 03:53 PM   #2 
  - You did. Here's the link. Also explains Zelaya's crimes:  timeforpeace   Aug-09-09 03:54 PM   #4 
  - That's an opinion piece written by rightwing loony toon Miguel Estrada.  Judi Lynn   Aug-09-09 04:04 PM   #6 
  - Ah, that's it.  bemildred   Aug-09-09 04:18 PM   #8 
  - Very good point about "unamendable" elements. Give the Constitution  Boku-Wa   Aug-09-09 07:55 PM   #26 
  - Their argument rests on a false premise. The process Zelaya started  EFerrari   Aug-09-09 08:06 PM   #27 
  - god, you're funny  harmonicon   Aug-09-09 05:12 PM   #17 
  - Estrada IS a rightist. Why not post some commentary by Limbaugh and O'Riley  Boku-Wa   Aug-09-09 07:49 PM   #25 
  - John Lennon wouldn't agree with you  fascisthunter   Aug-20-09 06:59 PM   #39 
  - They did indeed remove him from office, issue an arrest warrant, and directed the army to  ProgressiveProfessor   Aug-09-09 04:26 PM   #10 
  - I'm starting to understand the distinction being made, but it still seems strange. nt  bemildred   Aug-09-09 04:28 PM   #11 
  - It's not strange  HCCanada   Aug-20-09 06:31 PM   #36 
     - Stop trying to put one over on DU'ers. Most of us know far better.  Judi Lynn   Aug-20-09 06:43 PM   #37 
     - Likely a deeper level to what has happened in Honduras  HCCanada   Aug-30-09 01:11 AM   #42 
     - You tried to put this over on DU'ers in the Latin America forum this morning.  Judi Lynn   Aug-20-09 06:47 PM   #38 
  - A coup for lobbyists at the White House  Judi Lynn   Aug-09-09 03:53 PM   #3 
  - Lanny Davis is scum! Another "million dollar asshole" like his buddies Carville, Shrum &  mod mom   Aug-09-09 05:14 PM   #18 
     - Gunslingers for hire, is what they are, what they sell. nt  bemildred   Aug-09-09 05:18 PM   #21 
     - and he's a Clintonite!  Boku-Wa   Aug-09-09 08:24 PM   #29 
  - As you can see from the link, the Supreme Court unanimously (15-0) ordered his arrest.  timeforpeace   Aug-09-09 03:57 PM   #5 
  - Apparently they expected it to be followed by the violent kidnapping, as they have  Judi Lynn   Aug-09-09 04:10 PM   #7 
  - I'm starting to think you are right.  bemildred   Aug-09-09 04:23 PM   #9 
     - Then the Army becomes the scape goat. n/t  Downwinder   Aug-09-09 04:44 PM   #13 
        - Yeah, I got that part.  bemildred   Aug-09-09 04:49 PM   #14 
           - The army is not of the elite, it flows downhill. n/t  Downwinder   Aug-09-09 04:59 PM   #15 
              - The army has guns, and discipline.  bemildred   Aug-09-09 05:07 PM   #16 
                 - My granddaughter tells me  Downwinder   Aug-09-09 05:14 PM   #19 
                    - Very smart to understand so young.  bemildred   Aug-09-09 05:17 PM   #20 
                       - Too young to be that cynical, does not bode well for the future.  Downwinder   Aug-09-09 05:25 PM   #22 
  - In fact, the UN was moved to chastise the Honduran court. FWIW.  Wilms   Aug-09-09 04:36 PM   #12 
  - Supreme Courts doing coups may become a pattern.  roody   Aug-09-09 10:36 PM   #32 
  - The US Supreme court voted 5 - 4 to appoint George W. Bu*h to the Presidency  Zorra   Aug-30-09 06:05 PM   #43 
  - Probably a faux attempt to stem international outrage. I think the courts  MasonJar   Aug-09-09 06:06 PM   #23 
  - You're not wrong. That court is notorious for its corruption. n/t  EFerrari   Aug-09-09 08:07 PM   #28 
  - Look at it this way  zeemike   Aug-09-09 10:31 PM   #31 
  - The charges against Zelaya were lies and he was removed  Boku-Wa   Aug-09-09 07:37 PM   #24 
  - 'progressive' apologists for the coup?  G_j   Aug-09-09 08:26 PM   #30 
  - "Progressive" and "apologists for the coup" are contradictions.  roody   Aug-09-09 10:39 PM   #33 
     - Maybe, but all you need to do is read some of the crazy things  Boku-Wa   Aug-10-09 04:46 PM   #34 
        - I don't know how they can call themselves "progressive."  roody   Aug-10-09 11:55 PM   #35 
  - UPDATE | BBC: Honduras court shuns Zelaya deal  Heidi   Aug-24-09 12:52 AM   #40 
  - KC women are convinced coup in Honduras was military  Judi Lynn   Aug-24-09 01:36 AM   #41 
  - uh, what?  subcomhd   Aug-30-09 06:34 PM   #44 
 

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