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No Elephants Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Dec-08-11 01:12 AM
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37. Wow.
Edited on Thu Dec-08-11 01:13 AM by No Elephants
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  -Blagojevich gets 14 years in prison for corruption Drale  Dec-07-11 12:57 PM   #0 
  - Kind of harsh  RockaFowler   Dec-07-11 01:00 PM   #1 
  - He gets 14 years, his predecessor got 6...Number of deaths casued by Blago = 0  truebrit71   Dec-07-11 01:04 PM   #2 
  - what he did, even more harsh. shoulda got the whole 300 years  leftyohiolib   Dec-07-11 01:10 PM   #3 
  - His hair will suffer. Immensely.  MarkCharles   Dec-07-11 02:33 PM   #14 
  - Oh, he'll just ask Rick Perry for advice. nt  SteveM   Dec-07-11 04:52 PM   #20 
  - I'm oddly comfortable w/harsh sentences for elected officials who abuse their positions. (nt)  Posteritatis   Dec-07-11 03:33 PM   #18 
  - This is 14 years for INTENT to abuse his position. He didn't succeed.  No Elephants   Dec-08-11 12:57 AM   #33 
  - +1  pam4water   Dec-07-11 05:01 PM   #22 
  - And the torturers and war criminals walk free  tblue   Dec-07-11 01:17 PM   #4 
  - Not to mention the bankers, hedge fund managers, Summers, and half of the B and O administrations'  LuckyLib   Dec-07-11 03:32 PM   #16 
     - It's not right. I mean, what he did was DUMB and immoral  tblue   Dec-07-11 04:01 PM   #19 
        - He pissed off Rahm Emanuel.  PassingFair   Dec-07-11 04:59 PM   #21 
        - +1  rtassi   Dec-07-11 05:56 PM   #25 
        - Nope. Not Rahm.  murielm99   Dec-08-11 12:16 AM   #32 
        - Thanks. Blago called Madigan a Bush Republican. So that probably pissed off Rahm too.  No Elephants   Dec-08-11 01:10 AM   #36 
        - Rahm seems way more ruthless than Blago.  No Elephants   Dec-08-11 01:06 AM   #35 
        - Not even what he did. What he INTENDED to do,.  No Elephants   Dec-08-11 12:59 AM   #34 
  - He just offered to sell me his prison sentence. n/t  Ian David   Dec-07-11 01:19 PM   #5 
  - That, Ian David, is damned funny...  russspeakeasy   Dec-07-11 02:25 PM   #12 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-07-11 01:34 PM   #6 
  - If what Blagojevich was convicted of doing got him 14 years,  JDPriestly   Dec-07-11 01:36 PM   #7 
  - So true. The whole system is corrupt.  go west young man   Dec-07-11 09:50 PM   #30 
  - That's what happens when you can't afford a $500 million fine  BeyondGeography   Dec-07-11 01:45 PM   #8 
  - He's off the streets...good bye and good riddance...  SoapBox   Dec-07-11 02:11 PM   #9 
  - Blago's going to a general population prison  Drale   Dec-07-11 02:14 PM   #10 
  - Wow.  No Elephants   Dec-08-11 01:12 AM   #37 
  - What ? How the hell does he get 14 years and the rest of the corrupt  harun   Dec-07-11 02:24 PM   #11 
  - Fourteen years will turn out to be two and half years served en toto.  LanternWaste   Dec-07-11 02:31 PM   #13 
  - The article says he'll have to serve 12.  PassingFair   Dec-07-11 05:03 PM   #23 
  - he'll have to serve at least 85% of the sentence  rollin74   Dec-07-11 07:21 PM   #28 
  - Someone powerful obviously had an interest in nailing Blago, though.  No Elephants   Dec-08-11 01:17 AM   #38 
  - Do Not Pass BlaGo  Blue Owl   Dec-07-11 03:13 PM   #15 
  - anyone know if he will have to serve all 14 or he can get out earlier ?  JI7   Dec-07-11 03:33 PM   #17 
  - federal-you have to serve at least 85% of the sentence  rollin74   Dec-07-11 07:16 PM   #27 
  - Now which Bank CEO was he that got us into this financial mess?  onehandle   Dec-07-11 05:08 PM   #24 
  - Good. He's an embarrassment and disgrace to the Democratic party.  BlueStater   Dec-07-11 06:49 PM   #26 
  - Guess he should have tried to get a human being killed instead. Apparently six years is considered  No Elephants   Dec-08-11 01:24 AM   #39 
  - Interesting how Dems seem to always get double-digit sentences.  Doremus   Dec-07-11 09:30 PM   #29 
  - It's tough out there for a Democrat who rejects Pub Lite!  No Elephants   Dec-08-11 01:27 AM   #40 
  - Yet all those no bid contracts Cheney gave out for Iraq were on the up and up?  go west young man   Dec-07-11 10:48 PM   #31 
  - Here's a couple of tidbits about Blago's enemy,  No Elephants   Dec-08-11 01:54 AM   #41 
 

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