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stockholmer Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Oct-06-11 02:31 PM
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30. MADNESS!, following the logical path you ply, the POTUS could, in theory, kill anyone, anytime
as long as he or she finds (in a secret proceeding I might add) that target COULD POTENTIALLY, IN THE FUTURE pose any 'threat' in any fashion to anything he or she feels is applicable to the so-called 'war on terror'.
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  -U.S. actions 'appall' family of slain al-Qaida blogger Freddie Stubbs  Oct-06-11 11:55 AM   #0 
  - A writer in the basement of his family's home..Says it all for me..n/t  monmouth   Oct-06-11 12:02 PM   #1 
  - If he had stayed in his parents basement, he would probably still be alive today  Freddie Stubbs   Oct-06-11 01:05 PM   #17 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-06-11 12:06 PM   #2 
  - +1. After Jar Jar binks and all the shitty dialog I had to sit through, one line rings true.  AtheistCrusader   Oct-06-11 12:09 PM   #3 
  - ^ This (nt)  idiotgardener   Oct-06-11 02:56 PM   #31 
  - Why have a rational dialogue when you can just insult people?  Freddie Stubbs   Oct-06-11 12:28 PM   #5 
     - You meant to reply with this to the original poster, right?  AtheistCrusader   Oct-07-11 03:59 AM   #56 
  - May your soul finally find peace that eludes it now  Angry Dragon   Oct-06-11 12:13 PM   #4 
  - Which laws did he break? n/t  BulletproofLandshark   Oct-06-11 12:33 PM   #6 
  - Thought crime.  Ghost Dog   Oct-06-11 12:46 PM   #8 
  - Treason  Freddie Stubbs   Oct-06-11 01:01 PM   #14 
     - Congress found him guilty of treason??  Angry Dragon   Oct-06-11 01:10 PM   #18 
        - Congress gave the President the power to use all necessary and appropriate force against  Freddie Stubbs   Oct-06-11 01:16 PM   #21 
        - You called treason  Angry Dragon   Oct-06-11 01:22 PM   #23 
        - I was mistaken. Congress gave the President the power to go after  Freddie Stubbs   Oct-06-11 01:26 PM   #25 
           - I do not feel you and I will agree on this subject however  Angry Dragon   Oct-06-11 01:40 PM   #26 
           - Very well put  LiberalLovinLug   Oct-06-11 02:19 PM   #27 
           - Certainly the concerns you raise are valid; if not today, then perhaps tomorrow.  Flatulo   Oct-07-11 02:24 AM   #55 
           - Submit, Comrade  gratuitous   Oct-06-11 05:04 PM   #42 
           - I think you may be conflating several different issues.  Flatulo   Oct-06-11 08:32 PM   #45 
           - I can't help but notice  ronnie624   Oct-07-11 12:00 AM   #49 
              - Yes, we have done these things. Dresden, Hiroshima, Falluja...  Flatulo   Oct-07-11 02:17 AM   #54 
           - You make good points, but overrate the fear "of not being #1".  Psephos   Oct-07-11 12:47 AM   #52 
           - MADNESS!, following the logical path you ply, the POTUS could, in theory, kill anyone, anytime  stockholmer   Oct-06-11 02:31 PM   #30 
        - Bogus resolution and bogus way to interpret said resolution.  No Elephants   Oct-06-11 02:59 PM   #32 
        - Congress can remove officers of the United States Government  24601   Oct-06-11 03:54 PM   #39 
           - This was NOT hot pursuit. No one is obligated to turn themselves in in order to  No Elephants   Oct-07-11 08:11 AM   #59 
              - You almost ALWAYS crack me up with your jokes. Now try to say  24601   Oct-07-11 06:44 PM   #61 
  - Slippery Slope  BetsysGhost   Oct-06-11 12:34 PM   #7 
  - Khan was probably just collateral damage  Xithras   Oct-06-11 12:52 PM   #9 
  - yup.... collateral damage or as the saying goes..  madrchsod   Oct-06-11 12:55 PM   #11 
  - what law did he break ..........?  madrchsod   Oct-06-11 12:54 PM   #10 
  - Treason  Freddie Stubbs   Oct-06-11 01:01 PM   #13 
     - Facts?? ........... Proof??  Angry Dragon   Oct-06-11 01:10 PM   #19 
        - Congress authorized the President to determine that  Freddie Stubbs   Oct-06-11 01:16 PM   #22 
           - So the President has the sole power to determine who lives  Angry Dragon   Oct-06-11 01:23 PM   #24 
           - Can you quote the language whereby Congress did that? And the Constitutional language  No Elephants   Oct-06-11 03:04 PM   #33 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-06-11 12:56 PM   #12 
  - A former constitutional law professor doesn't seem to think that it violates the Bill of Rights  Freddie Stubbs   Oct-06-11 01:04 PM   #16 
  - And now he is a Judge ......... good promotion  Angry Dragon   Oct-06-11 01:11 PM   #20 
  - w/ a "constitutional law professor" ordering extrajudicial assassinations, who needs a CONSTITUTION?  stockholmer   Oct-06-11 02:21 PM   #28 
  - I bet I could find a few hundred who do and are more objective.  No Elephants   Oct-06-11 03:14 PM   #37 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-06-11 03:09 PM   #34 
  - Why should...  CJvR   Oct-06-11 01:03 PM   #15 
  - becasue due process has been ripped completely out of this action  stockholmer   Oct-06-11 02:24 PM   #29 
  - Due process...  CJvR   Oct-06-11 06:52 PM   #44 
  - The rule of law, including the Constitution of the United States.  No Elephants   Oct-06-11 03:10 PM   #35 
     - Matters...  CJvR   Oct-06-11 06:48 PM   #43 
        - Perhaps you can tell me why the rule of law and the COTUS would NOT matter in this case, in your  No Elephants   Oct-07-11 08:01 AM   #57 
           - The US...  CJvR   Oct-07-11 06:32 PM   #60 
  - Regardless of what he deserved (beside the protections of the Constitution), this is his family  No Elephants   Oct-06-11 03:12 PM   #36 
  - I'll agree with you on that. His family should be treated with respect . nt  Flatulo   Oct-06-11 04:15 PM   #41 
     - Well, that is all the OP is about--how his family is being treated.  No Elephants   Oct-07-11 08:02 AM   #58 
  - I don't know about anybody else  boomerbust   Oct-06-11 03:42 PM   #38 
  - Obama did not do this in a vacuum. al-Awlaki's family and the ACLU  Flatulo   Oct-06-11 04:12 PM   #40 
  - "It doesn't take a rocket scientist to figure out that I [am] Al Qaeda to the core." Samir Kahn.  msanthrope   Oct-06-11 09:39 PM   #46 
  - If they had more sponges and squeegees in Yemen they would get their son back..  IamK   Oct-06-11 10:29 PM   #47 
  - And I'm appalled at Kahn's indifference to his fellow countrymen.  MrSlayer   Oct-06-11 11:37 PM   #48 
  - Moral is: If you hear a drone overhead, duck.  Downwinder   Oct-07-11 12:00 AM   #50 
  - Samir Khan was the editor of the online magazine Inspire,  Little Tich   Oct-07-11 12:27 AM   #51 
  - he got a - palled  unionworks   Oct-07-11 12:57 AM   #53 
  - I am appalled by the rearing skills of these parents  vminfla   Oct-07-11 06:50 PM   #62 

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