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EFerrari Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Oct-10-11 03:06 PM
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6. Perfect. Now AQ is our most trusted name in news
And their word is as good as a trial.
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  -Al-Qaeda joins those questioning legality of U.S. killing of citizen Awlaki Freddie Stubbs  Oct-10-11 02:45 PM   #0 
  - Unrecced for thinly veiled 'guilt by association' reporting tactics.  closeupready   Oct-10-11 02:47 PM   #1 
  - It happened and it is being reported.  Kurska   Oct-10-11 03:13 PM   #8 
     - I repeat, it's a thinly veiled attempt to discredit good Americans who question the legality of what  closeupready   Oct-10-11 03:18 PM   #9 
        - Of course it is. n/t  EFerrari   Oct-10-11 03:22 PM   #11 
        - So are you suggesting that it not be reported? If it happened then I would prefer knowing  totodeinhere   Oct-10-11 10:06 PM   #31 
        - I'm not clear how unreccing this thread keeps anyone from reporting or knowing anything.  No Elephants   Oct-11-11 01:05 AM   #32 
        - Not at all. And if I feel it's an attempt to use rhetorical devices to smear conscientious people,  closeupready   Oct-11-11 08:56 AM   #46 
           - Thank you. Of course you have a right to say that. n/t  totodeinhere   Oct-11-11 02:05 PM   #60 
        - Good Americans can be wrong about a lot of issues  vminfla   Oct-11-11 08:36 AM   #45 
           - Sure. I agree. They can also be correct.  closeupready   Oct-11-11 08:57 AM   #47 
              - If they believe themselves to be correct, they should attempt to impeach Obama  vminfla   Oct-11-11 09:20 AM   #48 
  - Lets give them a congressional hearing  demosincebirth   Oct-10-11 02:47 PM   #2 
  - i question their sincerity  Enrique   Oct-10-11 02:51 PM   #3 
  - But he was only *allegedly* part of al-Qaeda.  Robb   Oct-10-11 02:52 PM   #4 
  - Perfect. Now AQ is our most trusted name in news  EFerrari   Oct-10-11 03:06 PM   #6 
     - Meh. You can't have it both ways.  Robb   Oct-10-11 03:10 PM   #7 
     - You bet your icon I can argue against ends.  EFerrari   Oct-10-11 03:18 PM   #10 
     - No one wept for al Awlaki's 5th Amendment rights last year  Robb   Oct-10-11 03:34 PM   #12 
        - If anyone weeps it shouldn't be for him but for us. n/t  EFerrari   Oct-10-11 03:51 PM   #14 
        - I weep I lost my ability to be a terrorist legally. Sad day.  Muskypundit   Oct-10-11 04:39 PM   #20 
           - Our criminal justice system wasn't set up to handle cute little girl scouts  EFerrari   Oct-10-11 05:26 PM   #24 
              - He is not a criminal. He is a combatant until he turns himself in.  Muskypundit   Oct-10-11 08:31 PM   #27 
                 - Define "combatant" according to Geneva.  Downwinder   Oct-10-11 08:36 PM   #28 
                 - What utter tripe. It didn't work for Bush and it still doesn't work now. n/t  EFerrari   Oct-10-11 10:00 PM   #30 
                 - Because you say he is an enemy combatant? Or Bush claimed that?  No Elephants   Oct-11-11 01:17 AM   #35 
        - What does who did or did not weep last year have to do with whether an assassination is lawful?  No Elephants   Oct-11-11 01:20 AM   #36 
     - They created plenty of martyrs they can give ribbons to.  julian09   Oct-10-11 03:43 PM   #13 
     - What Americans are you talking about? What executions?  EFerrari   Oct-10-11 07:59 PM   #26 
     - He is not "they." And what gangsters do does not alter what the Constitution REQUIRES of government.  No Elephants   Oct-11-11 01:24 AM   #37 
     - And we should always take what AQ does and says at face value?  No Elephants   Oct-11-11 01:13 AM   #34 
     - After all, the Constitution does say that.  No Elephants   Oct-11-11 01:08 AM   #33 
  - This is hilarious. I question the legality of knocking down skyscrapers with airplanes.  TwilightGardener   Oct-10-11 03:05 PM   #5 
  - Why so?  gratuitous   Oct-10-11 04:16 PM   #15 
  - Spot on with that post ...  Nihil   Oct-11-11 06:33 AM   #42 
  - Obviously that one was ok  christx30   Oct-10-11 04:32 PM   #18 
  - Only because they didn't name a target?  Downwinder   Oct-10-11 04:38 PM   #19 
  - well, so did Sheikh Awlaki  Alamuti Lotus   Oct-10-11 05:40 PM   #25 
  - You find the Constitution hilarious? By the way which skyscrapers did Alwlaki knock down with which  No Elephants   Oct-11-11 01:27 AM   #38 
  - al-Awlaki was a US citizen AND he said that US citizens should be killed  slackmaster   Oct-10-11 04:18 PM   #16 
  - Good to know - thanks for coming clean here.  closeupready   Oct-10-11 04:21 PM   #17 
  - Did I miss a Constitutional amendment somewhere along the line?  No Elephants   Oct-11-11 01:30 AM   #39 
     - He wasn't penalized for anything.  slackmaster   Oct-11-11 09:22 AM   #49 
        - IOW, you have no sensible response to my post.  No Elephants   Oct-12-11 05:32 AM   #63 
           - Fleeing fugitives get killed all the time  slackmaster   Oct-12-11 08:37 AM   #70 
  - Unrec for slick attempt at comparing DUers to al-Qaeda  Kingofalldems   Oct-10-11 04:41 PM   #21 
  - Who cares? n/t  alp227   Oct-10-11 05:02 PM   #22 
  - After giving this much thought, I have inferred that we really did it  24601   Oct-10-11 05:03 PM   #23 
  - Every now and again, one of your posts surprises me. This is not one of those times.  No Elephants   Oct-11-11 01:34 AM   #40 
  - That makes me even more resolute in my support for killing that SOB.  Chan790   Oct-10-11 09:50 PM   #29 
  - When did what Al Qaeda does or does not think begin to inform your interpretation of the Bill of  No Elephants   Oct-11-11 01:37 AM   #41 
  - I don't think we acted outside the scope of either.  Chan790   Oct-11-11 07:57 AM   #44 
     - Where did you come up with your definition of "military conflict?"  No Elephants   Oct-12-11 05:43 AM   #64 
  - Your post proves that MSM spin works.  Odin2005   Oct-11-11 09:34 AM   #50 
  - You've clearly missed out on my fundamental hatred of pacifists.  Chan790   Oct-11-11 10:48 AM   #51 
     - WTF does pacifism have anything to do with THE RULE OF LAW?  Odin2005   Oct-11-11 11:00 AM   #54 
        - Pacifism has absolutely nothing to do with the rule of law  vminfla   Oct-11-11 11:36 AM   #55 
           - Terrorists are not soldiers, they are criminals.  Odin2005   Oct-11-11 11:40 AM   #56 
           - Again, impeach Obama  vminfla   Oct-11-11 11:44 AM   #57 
           - Red herring.  Odin2005   Oct-11-11 12:18 PM   #58 
           - Not a red herring at all, as no laws were actually broken  vminfla   Oct-11-11 12:40 PM   #59 
              - "no laws were actually broken"  Nihil   Oct-12-11 04:29 AM   #62 
              - Rules of combat, my ass. Please see Reply 64. And please tell us where you are reading  No Elephants   Oct-12-11 05:51 AM   #67 
           - Obama may be fine as a practical matter, but that has less than nothing to do with the rule of law.  No Elephants   Oct-12-11 05:47 AM   #66 
           - Why don't you take a nice countryside tour of Yemin  snooper2   Oct-11-11 02:11 PM   #61 
              - Yemen.  No Elephants   Oct-12-11 05:52 AM   #68 
           - Sorry, that is not how war or the Constitution works.  No Elephants   Oct-12-11 05:46 AM   #65 
  - Yes, killing is the answer! More killing! Lol.  krabigirl   Oct-11-11 10:50 AM   #52 
     - Of legitimate targets, absolutely n/t  Chan790   Oct-11-11 10:55 AM   #53 
        - Again, something is not a "legitimate target" simply because you so declare.  No Elephants   Oct-12-11 05:54 AM   #69 
  - Sorry, Al Qaeda doesn't get to have a say in this matter.  TroglodyteScholar   Oct-11-11 06:48 AM   #43 
 

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