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88. Some Question Authenticity of WaPo
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  -Some Question Authenticity of Papers on Bush - WaPo TacticalPeak  Sep-09-04 10:22 PM   #0 
  - "at the time they were written."  zidzi   Sep-09-04 10:25 PM   #1 
  - Indeed,  TacticalPeak   Sep-09-04 10:32 PM   #3 
  - 1971 IBM Selectric II typewritter/ 72word processor...had changeable fontS  ElsewheresDaughter   Sep-10-04 07:58 AM   #36 
  - "Shape of Earth; Views Differ"  party_line   Sep-09-04 10:25 PM   #2 
  - Even the WP  manteuffel1   Sep-09-04 11:35 PM   #18 
  - On sludge website  cal04   Sep-09-04 10:32 PM   #4 
  - Take a gander at this thread  Julian English   Sep-09-04 10:32 PM   #5 
  - Ha!  htuttle   Sep-09-04 10:34 PM   #7 
  - Both stories dated the same day.  RUMMYisFROSTED   Sep-09-04 10:57 PM   #13 
     - right  seekthetruth   Sep-10-04 09:13 AM   #67 
  - Whatever the truth...another clusterfunk blowing up in Kerry's face  Purveyor   Sep-09-04 10:34 PM   #6 
  - bullshit  still_one   Sep-09-04 10:42 PM   #8 
  - Doesn't matter who released it...  Purveyor   Sep-09-04 10:54 PM   #11 
     - You can't stop a liar from lying. So?  aquart   Sep-10-04 01:05 AM   #23 
     - i tend to agree, this is why White House is laying low, letting Dems  digno dave   Sep-10-04 08:43 AM   #53 
     - It is NOT from the Kerry Camp  goclark   Sep-10-04 09:05 AM   #64 
  - what planet are you from?  grasswire   Sep-09-04 10:46 PM   #9 
  - One you might want to land on...  Purveyor   Sep-09-04 10:58 PM   #14 
     - If you think the NeoCons have only been operating since 1992...  Media_Lies_Daily   Sep-10-04 09:42 AM   #83 
  - Not likely.  Old and In the Way   Sep-09-04 10:51 PM   #10 
  - Stay tuned...  Purveyor   Sep-09-04 10:56 PM   #12 
  - What if it is a repuke dirty trick?  chaumont58   Sep-09-04 11:08 PM   #15 
  - actually  seekthetruth   Sep-10-04 12:52 AM   #21 
  - Remember Rove's planting of a bug in his own candidate's office?  digno dave   Sep-10-04 08:47 AM   #56 
  - The only problem with that  alarcoeg   Sep-10-04 09:11 AM   #66 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-10-04 01:19 AM   #25 
  - Bingo  felix19   Sep-10-04 08:10 AM   #41 
  - When I was in the ARMY National Guard in the 1980s  happyslug   Sep-10-04 08:24 AM   #46 
  - My first thought was calling the docs fake is how they handle their ....  chaumont58   Sep-10-04 10:31 AM   #96 
  - "We" who?  Media_Lies_Daily   Sep-10-04 09:19 AM   #72 
  - Hello??? WHO would have had all the exact info to do this?  Caliphoto   Sep-09-04 11:23 PM   #16 
  - the only ones that know this  seekthetruth   Sep-10-04 12:53 AM   #22 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-10-04 01:13 AM   #24 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-10-04 01:27 AM   #26 
  - If Rather is forced to retract this story because the docs are fake,  amandabeech   Sep-09-04 11:33 PM   #17 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-10-04 12:41 AM   #19 
     - family members dont make good witnesses.  Ksec   Sep-10-04 12:50 AM   #20 
  - superscript in a different Bush Doc  Stocat   Sep-10-04 04:24 AM   #27 
  - Interesting find Stocat  Turley   Sep-10-04 06:33 AM   #28 
     - Actually it appears to be a form that is updated regularly. . .  ET Awful   Sep-10-04 07:27 AM   #29 
        - Duh  Turley   Sep-10-04 07:31 AM   #31 
           - Not stupid at all. . .  ET Awful   Sep-10-04 08:03 AM   #38 
  - 1972 IBM Selectra typewritter had changable fonts...i used one when  ElsewheresDaughter   Sep-10-04 07:31 AM   #30 
  - Times New Roman & proportional fonts didn't exist in '73  Almost_there   Sep-10-04 08:01 AM   #37 
  - " or on very high-end typewriters that were unlikely to be used by NG"  ElsewheresDaughter   Sep-10-04 08:07 AM   #40 
  - I tend to think its a fake  Almost_there   Sep-10-04 08:49 AM   #57 
     - look at and read this 1961 IBM ad and please think again...how old are u?  ElsewheresDaughter   Sep-10-04 08:56 AM   #60 
     - You can "lean" all you want...  Media_Lies_Daily   Sep-10-04 09:16 AM   #68 
     - of superscripts, proportional fonts, and Times New Roman  ItsThePeopleStupid   Sep-10-04 01:44 PM   #124 
        - I did the same thing with a Smith Corona  LiberalFighter   Sep-10-04 05:03 PM   #126 
  - BULLSH*T .. JK was discharged in 1970  Iceburg   Sep-10-04 08:43 AM   #54 
  - This is a printed form... look at filled in type  Almost_there   Sep-10-04 08:53 AM   #59 
  - Oh, please stop. Haven't you embarrassed yourself enough?  Media_Lies_Daily   Sep-10-04 09:18 AM   #70 
  - Embarrassed myself? Let me check... nope.  Almost_there   Sep-10-04 09:39 AM   #80 
     - "Experts"? "News sources"? "Problems"? Try reading your...  Media_Lies_Daily   Sep-10-04 09:49 AM   #87 
        - Almost There - I'm With You  HoosierModerate   Sep-10-04 10:44 AM   #104 
           - Stunning prediction...  NormanConquest   Sep-10-04 11:04 AM   #109 
           - WOW!  HoosierModerate   Sep-10-04 11:13 AM   #113 
              - That will teach you to rely on Drudge as a news source.  Media_Lies_Daily   Sep-10-04 06:27 PM   #131 
           - How does that sand taste this evening?  Media_Lies_Daily   Sep-10-04 06:26 PM   #130 
  - Soak this up almost_there then go back from whence you came  Iceburg   Sep-10-04 09:22 AM   #74 
     - See, iceburg, try reading the news sources.  Almost_there   Sep-10-04 11:09 AM   #111 
        - Those of us who aren't lemmings are outcast at the margins.  HoosierModerate   Sep-10-04 11:18 AM   #114 
           - There's a difference between being an "outcast" and being dead wrong.  Media_Lies_Daily   Sep-10-04 06:28 PM   #132 
  - Not 1970  HoosierModerate   Sep-10-04 10:42 AM   #102 
  - But see document in post #27.  truth2power   Sep-10-04 08:58 AM   #62 
  - I think that it's really difficult to tell which font this is.  amandabeech   Sep-10-04 09:02 AM   #63 
  - I was in the Army.  gsh999   Sep-10-04 09:23 AM   #75 
  - Crock of Shit  lapfog_1   Sep-10-04 01:47 PM   #125 
  - Yeah, but how did you change the fonts?  Cicero   Sep-10-04 10:42 AM   #101 
     - You're not changing fonts, you're using a special character  TrogL   Sep-10-04 11:12 AM   #112 
     - My mom had one of these typewriters...  hunter   Sep-10-04 11:34 AM   #116 
  - Some allege Bush never stopped drinking  truthspeaker   Sep-10-04 07:35 AM   #32 
  - In A Way  RobinA   Sep-10-04 07:41 AM   #33 
  - Yet another Bushevik LIE introduced into the Imperial Pravda  tom_paine   Sep-10-04 07:45 AM   #34 
  - Pravda hard at work again  donkeyotay   Sep-10-04 10:02 AM   #95 
  - It looks more and more like they're forged.  Turley   Sep-10-04 07:55 AM   #35 
  - it looks more and more like CBS will allow people to say  librechik   Sep-10-04 08:06 AM   #39 
     - Admittedly  Turley   Sep-10-04 08:15 AM   #42 
     - The ONLY one with the original documents is CBS...  Spazito   Sep-10-04 08:15 AM   #43 
        - I would bet money they're fake  Turley   Sep-10-04 08:23 AM   #44 
        - IBM basic typewriter with proportional spacing since 1940s  LynnTheDem   Sep-10-04 08:27 AM   #47 
        - Speculation is fine, we all can do that based on nothing more than...  Spazito   Sep-10-04 08:31 AM   #48 
           - Still betting money  Turley   Sep-10-04 08:42 AM   #52 
              - Right. "Gut instinct" beats facts every day. Right. Sure. Okay.  Media_Lies_Daily   Sep-10-04 09:22 AM   #73 
                 - Facts?  Turley   Sep-10-04 09:56 AM   #93 
                    - Based on Dan Rather's commentary tonight....  Media_Lies_Daily   Sep-10-04 06:22 PM   #128 
        - Copies of the documents are posted...  Almost_there   Sep-10-04 08:56 AM   #61 
  - And bush's CO  LynnTheDem   Sep-10-04 08:23 AM   #45 
  - This is all Republican noise... anyone who EVER typed  JCMach1   Sep-10-04 08:35 AM   #51 
     - That's one of my hopes  htuttle   Sep-10-04 08:45 AM   #55 
  - The USAF was using IBM selectrics by 1969  LynnTheDem   Sep-10-04 08:34 AM   #49 
  - So, nothing will convince you otherwise?  Almost_there   Sep-10-04 09:07 AM   #65 
     - "Independent" examiner? Right. I've got a bridge to sell you, too.  Media_Lies_Daily   Sep-10-04 09:24 AM   #76 
     - Look closely  HoosierModerate   Sep-10-04 09:43 AM   #84 
     - So, numberous independant experts won't convince you.  Almost_there   Sep-10-04 10:59 AM   #107 
     - And HOW independent is Ms. Lines?  kgfnally   Sep-10-04 10:39 AM   #98 
     - The Selectric Composer COULD do both left and right quotation marks  ET Awful   Sep-10-04 10:54 AM   #105 
  - Bush offering excuses but never taking "OWNERSHIP" of his  Catfight   Sep-10-04 08:35 AM   #50 
  - What I thought was funny  Turley   Sep-10-04 08:49 AM   #58 
  - talk about running interference  freedom_to_read   Sep-10-04 09:18 AM   #69 
  - You wanted names, quotes, facts and figures - here you go.  HoosierModerate   Sep-10-04 09:40 AM   #82 
     - I don't see a link  OKNancy   Sep-10-04 10:41 AM   #99 
  - if CBS had original docs...  vamil93   Sep-10-04 09:18 AM   #71 
  - The original doc's would tell the tale as they feel different on the back.  lynne   Sep-10-04 09:57 AM   #94 
  - People Believe What They Want To Believe  HoosierModerate   Sep-10-04 09:24 AM   #77 
  - Friendly advice to Democrats from a W* supporter?  Bridget Burke   Sep-10-04 09:44 AM   #85 
  - Republican? Don't think so.  HoosierModerate   Sep-10-04 09:52 AM   #90 
  - Please deposit your offal on a forum willing to take it.  Media_Lies_Daily   Sep-10-04 09:51 AM   #89 
  - WOW  kgfnally   Sep-10-04 11:00 AM   #108 
     - See all of the issues raised in Post #82  HoosierModerate   Sep-10-04 11:09 AM   #110 
        - Curly apostrophes, proportional spacing, superscript, and  janx   Sep-10-04 11:56 AM   #119 
  - So what are we to grasp from the fact his friend verified he had told him  JudiLyn   Sep-10-04 09:29 AM   #78 
  - It doesn't matter anymore if the documents are real or fake  shawn703   Sep-10-04 09:29 AM   #79 
  - yep  freedom_to_read   Sep-10-04 09:39 AM   #81 
  - You are right about that - Note it is not the WH shouting fake - which  yellowcanine   Sep-10-04 10:41 AM   #100 
  - This guard thing well have no impact on Bush at all.  K. F. Gibbons   Sep-10-04 09:44 AM   #86 
  - Whatever you say.  Media_Lies_Daily   Sep-10-04 09:53 AM   #91 
  - Some Question Authenticity of WaPo  malachi   Sep-10-04 09:50 AM   #88 
  - Who would create such crude forgeries?  funnymanpants   Sep-10-04 09:54 AM   #92 
  - More crap.  Cravat   Sep-10-04 10:37 AM   #97 
  - As a teacher, I love this stuff  lwfern   Sep-10-04 10:44 AM   #103 
  - Excellent idea! Hint: see which one of them first notices the  janx   Sep-10-04 10:58 AM   #106 
     - oooh thanks  lwfern   Sep-10-04 12:39 PM   #121 
        - They'll learn better if they don't have internet boards to sway  janx   Sep-10-04 05:16 PM   #127 
  - Dan Rather states unequivocally that the documents  OKNancy   Sep-10-04 11:23 AM   #115 
  - I saw him this morning on the news  barb1622000   Sep-10-04 11:51 AM   #117 
  - Heck, this guy had to have more than 4 memos typed on that machine!!!  skip fox   Sep-10-04 11:54 AM   #118 
  - Oh yes - and as I've said before - threads like this are more interesting  vidali   Sep-10-04 12:13 PM   #120 
  - Everyone, to their ignore buttons, this is one of those threads  bobbyboucher   Sep-10-04 12:43 PM   #122 
  - Why not look at the paper?  oldcoot   Sep-10-04 01:00 PM   #123 
  - After Rather and CBS News got finished tonight, I'd say quite a few....  Media_Lies_Daily   Sep-10-04 06:25 PM   #129 
  - I don't think the one on the WaPo site is authentic, no....  Waverley_Hills_Hiker   Sep-10-04 06:37 PM   #133 
 

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