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MilesColtrane Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Dec-03-11 12:15 PM
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47. Those English think they're so fancy with their literate reporters!
Merican ain't good enough for 'em?
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  -Alabama red-faced as second foreign car boss held under immigration law Newsjock  Dec-02-11 06:43 PM   #0 
  - I hope they do relocate  n2doc   Dec-02-11 06:45 PM   #1 
  - they ain't gonna relocate, it's too expensive  pitohui   Dec-02-11 06:48 PM   #3 
     - The mayor is defending him  CreekDog   Dec-02-11 07:23 PM   #10 
     - But those plants they want to attract.....  izquierdista   Dec-02-11 08:15 PM   #16 
     - As I understand it,  Frances   Dec-02-11 10:01 PM   #24 
     - Actually, the cop wasn't being a butthead. Hear me out---  msanthrope   Dec-03-11 05:54 AM   #31 
     - They may not move...  Doughboy71   Dec-04-11 01:17 AM   #55 
  - that's pretty whack  pitohui   Dec-02-11 06:46 PM   #2 
  - It's about intimidation, not enforcing the law..  Fumesucker   Dec-02-11 06:57 PM   #5 
  - An innocent man was publicly shamed and treated like a criminal.  aquart   Dec-02-11 07:01 PM   #6 
  - See my post at 31. The cop didn't follow the law.  msanthrope   Dec-03-11 06:11 AM   #34 
  - If the officers can't get passed the skin color  MadMaddie   Dec-02-11 07:47 PM   #12 
  - Lord that's funny.. How long will the stupid law be on the books?  annabanana   Dec-02-11 06:51 PM   #4 
  - Depends on the court challenges. There's already a few chips at it--  msanthrope   Dec-03-11 05:39 AM   #29 
  - wow...i don`t want to think just how pissed off honda is  madrchsod   Dec-02-11 07:10 PM   #7 
  - The idiot bigots in Alabama are getting a Karma lesson.  Odin2005   Dec-02-11 07:17 PM   #8 
  - this will make the rounds  KT2000   Dec-02-11 07:21 PM   #9 
  - Whoa on the road blocks to check ID  SpiralHawk   Dec-02-11 07:30 PM   #11 
  - THIS is what so many posters seem to be missing --document checkpoints!  CreekDog   Dec-02-11 08:45 PM   #18 
  - Yup. This is the freaking 'homeland' the republicons have been foisting  SpiralHawk   Dec-03-11 04:47 AM   #27 
  - All in the name of xenophobia. nt  ZombieHorde   Dec-02-11 09:49 PM   #20 
  - I wonder if the police officer has relatives who served in WWII?  alp227   Dec-02-11 08:01 PM   #13 
  - Wall street journal: "Law Tests Alabama's Appeal" (to foreign investors)  alp227   Dec-02-11 08:11 PM   #14 
  - "The checkpoint wasn't aimed at nabbing illegal immigrants"  DBoon   Dec-02-11 10:33 PM   #25 
  - They "close outstanding warrants" by random roadblocks instead of arresting the guilty? WTF?  saras   Dec-03-11 02:30 AM   #26 
  - "swingeing"?  MilesColtrane   Dec-02-11 08:15 PM   #15 
  - It's an Alabama thing -  wordpix   Dec-02-11 09:54 PM   #22 
  - 'Draconian' in Brit-speak. nt  msanthrope   Dec-03-11 06:03 AM   #33 
  - One of Shake's words.  sofa king   Dec-03-11 07:03 AM   #36 
     - Those English think they're so fancy with their literate reporters!  MilesColtrane   Dec-03-11 12:15 PM   #47 
  - LOFRMAO  jberryhill   Dec-02-11 08:20 PM   #17 
  - Point of law--there's no provision for 'ticketing' in law. This guy was supposed to be 'detained.'  msanthrope   Dec-03-11 05:33 AM   #28 
     - "detained" can mean things short of arrest  jberryhill   Dec-03-11 07:38 AM   #38 
        - Detained pending verification under 8 USC 1373, is the specific language.  msanthrope   Dec-03-11 08:09 AM   #39 
  - ROFLMAO! I saw this coming from a mile away.  McCamy Taylor   Dec-02-11 09:17 PM   #19 
  - Another racist/xenophobic win. Lame.  ZombieHorde   Dec-02-11 09:51 PM   #21 
  - That's a good one! I know some people in MO that are still smarting over loss of GM jobs.  freshwest   Dec-02-11 09:55 PM   #23 
  - Talk about biting the hand that feeds them.  leveymg   Dec-03-11 05:50 AM   #30 
  - There is a Hyundai plant in AL, too. Think they'll go 3 for 3? They've got the Germans,  msanthrope   Dec-03-11 05:59 AM   #32 
  - What was he ticked for???  Gringostan   Dec-03-11 06:31 AM   #35 
  - I'd love to see the actual ticket. As I point out upthread, there's no  msanthrope   Dec-03-11 08:11 AM   #40 
  - We in Alabama provide comic relief to the rest of the nation.  trof   Dec-03-11 07:27 AM   #37 
  - Are you going to arrest a Korean executive outside the Hyundai plant, and complete the set?  msanthrope   Dec-03-11 08:13 AM   #41 
     - That AND a Chinese guy who's only PLANNING to locate a plant here.  trof   Dec-03-11 10:17 AM   #44 
  - Good ole police state check points, USA, USA.  sarcasmo   Dec-03-11 09:21 AM   #42 
  - Is Alabama a right to work state?  JNelson6563   Dec-03-11 10:08 AM   #43 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-03-11 10:42 AM   #45 
  - Worth the time to read the full article from the Guardian. Crops  coalition_unwilling   Dec-03-11 11:24 AM   #46 
  - Hey What?!  ThoughtCriminal   Dec-03-11 12:27 PM   #48 
  - I wonder if the judge who 'put him out of his misery' said "So solly".  bertman   Dec-03-11 05:50 PM   #49 
  - I guess the exec had too much class to say "Do you realize that I am you and your neigbors master?"  underpants   Dec-03-11 06:41 PM   #50 
  - WTF!  krabigirl   Dec-03-11 06:57 PM   #51 
  - Friend and his sister had their car tossed by Nevada troopers the other day.  bluedigger   Dec-03-11 07:09 PM   #52 
  - To arrest one foreign car-making executive...  Marnie   Dec-03-11 07:18 PM   #53 
  - A German and a Japanese... someone must not have been told...  Endangered Specie   Dec-03-11 10:16 PM   #54 

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