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Response to Reply #79
83. Perhaps we might alternately say: "All news should be reported."
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  -Anyone else smell a fishmarket in Ashley Smith's story of Brian Nichols??? skip fox  Mar-15-05 03:21 PM   #0 
  - Oh man, there's some wicked lines in that title  Beacho   Mar-15-05 03:24 PM   #1 
  - my hackles went up when I listened to her tell her story  SpiralHawk   Mar-15-05 03:24 PM   #2 
  - Me too! Particularly the Christianity angle. Plus, CNN, psy-op central,  zann725   Mar-15-05 04:46 PM   #56 
  - Just because someone has been accused of rape  Blue_In_AK   Mar-15-05 05:50 PM   #84 
     - This is NOT just someone "accused" of rape. He cold-bloodedly killed 4  zann725   Mar-16-05 01:24 AM   #150 
        - No, no, no....  Blue_In_AK   Mar-16-05 01:08 PM   #193 
  - AMEN!!  Tomee450   Mar-15-05 05:07 PM   #62 
  - CNN kept calling it a miracle. I think it was a human talking to a human.  spanone   Mar-15-05 05:29 PM   #70 
  - Posted before I saw your post but I totally agree.  efhmc   Mar-15-05 05:34 PM   #76 
  - Yeah, just seemed too easy  HeeBGBz   Mar-15-05 08:03 PM   #107 
  - Fishmarket?  Career Prole   Mar-15-05 03:27 PM   #3 
  - I read in my local paper...  skypilot   Mar-15-05 03:27 PM   #4 
  - Maybe, just maybe....  liberalitch   Mar-15-05 03:35 PM   #9 
  - Sure. Perhaps.  skip fox   Mar-15-05 03:40 PM   #13 
  - Please list  H2O Man   Mar-15-05 03:41 PM   #15 
  - Worst of society??? No way!!!!!!!!  MADem   Mar-15-05 03:43 PM   #18 
  - How could that be?!?!?  prolesunited   Mar-15-05 03:47 PM   #21 
  - No, but not everyone is enlightened  BronxDiva   Mar-15-05 04:20 PM   #40 
  - That interview  H2O Man   Mar-15-05 04:28 PM   #48 
  - Yeah really... and he'd never tasted butter according to her  Carni   Mar-15-05 08:13 PM   #110 
     - Are you serious about the butter?  FreedomAngel82   Mar-16-05 11:41 AM   #173 
        - Think he might  H2O Man   Mar-16-05 02:27 PM   #197 
  - sociopath  H2O Man   Mar-15-05 03:49 PM   #26 
  - How can you make that judgment without knowing his background?  ultraist   Mar-15-05 09:06 PM   #128 
  - 30s and 40s is when schizophrenia and bipolar disorder  jdj   Mar-15-05 04:05 PM   #33 
  - Only in a very small minority  H2O Man   Mar-15-05 04:16 PM   #38 
  - Question...  jaysunb   Mar-15-05 05:30 PM   #72 
     - Nope.. Their brains are "wired" differently  SoCalDem   Mar-15-05 05:32 PM   #73 
        - Interesting answer.  H2O Man   Mar-15-05 06:17 PM   #87 
           - One of my sons was diagnosed with "anti-social sociopathic disorder"  SoCalDem   Mar-15-05 06:25 PM   #90 
              - Most of those incarcerated  H2O Man   Mar-15-05 06:56 PM   #95 
              - Another question....  jaysunb   Mar-16-05 12:39 AM   #148 
              - Most do recognize it, but don't care  SoCalDem   Mar-16-05 01:03 AM   #149 
                 - There's an old saying  H2O Man   Mar-16-05 05:59 AM   #155 
                    - He had more than a "few" scrapes..and was incarcerated for 8 months  SoCalDem   Mar-16-05 06:39 AM   #159 
                       - Okay, that makes sense.  H2O Man   Mar-16-05 06:55 AM   #162 
                          - I forgot about the LYING.. you reminded me..  SoCalDem   Mar-16-05 07:10 AM   #163 
              - Many sociopaths can harness their talents, and become lawyers, doctors, te  WoodrowFan   Mar-16-05 07:38 AM   #165 
              - Larry Summers alert  AngryAmish   Mar-16-05 08:06 AM   #170 
  - Yes that *soldier* business caught my ear too  Carni   Mar-15-05 08:16 PM   #113 
  - The guy in Wisconsin had no trouble with the law  lizzy   Mar-15-05 04:07 PM   #34 
  - Who here says EVERY killer/rapist has a brain tumor?  MADem   Mar-15-05 10:06 PM   #137 
     - And like I said, the guy in Wisconsin had no  lizzy   Mar-15-05 10:24 PM   #141 
        - I heard people on the cables saying that the Wisconsin shooter  MADem   Mar-15-05 10:37 PM   #145 
  - From this story  FreedomAngel82   Mar-15-05 07:04 PM   #99 
  - LOL. He is from a good family and went to private school.  lizzy   Mar-15-05 05:06 PM   #61 
  - No, he had a very loving mother, according to reports.....this cooking  Vadem   Mar-15-05 08:21 PM   #115 
  - I think the reference to hominess, the cooking, the shower, etc.  MADem   Mar-15-05 10:14 PM   #138 
  - this guy had a college degree, middle-class and his parents were diplomats  clintonlover   Mar-16-05 02:53 PM   #201 
  - Interesting  FreedomAngel82   Mar-15-05 07:01 PM   #98 
  - Yeah, and that made the story even more 'syrup-y' than it was before.  zann725   Mar-16-05 01:25 AM   #151 
  - You are not alone in your thoughts  SoCalDem   Mar-15-05 03:27 PM   #5 
  - I think the story is legit. I also thought it was pretty weird at parts,  lizzy   Mar-15-05 03:28 PM   #6 
  - She had just moved in two days before, and needed CIGARETTES  MADem   Mar-15-05 03:45 PM   #19 
  - Well, she didn't know the neighborhood, and went to the store  lizzy   Mar-15-05 04:01 PM   #31 
  - I haven't read or heard it all  Arkansas Granny   Mar-15-05 03:49 PM   #24 
     - I buy that too. I just say it was dumb and asking for trouble.  lizzy   Mar-15-05 04:03 PM   #32 
     - because she is LYING mark my words  amazona   Mar-15-05 04:31 PM   #49 
        - Accessory after the fact? LOL.  lizzy   Mar-15-05 05:09 PM   #63 
        - "Jeebus Horse-Hockey"  DoveTurnedHawk   Mar-15-05 05:38 PM   #80 
        - I heard that her husband was stabbed to death...n/t  MADem   Mar-15-05 10:16 PM   #139 
  - I figured she just got lucky and made up the rest.  displacedtexan   Mar-15-05 03:34 PM   #7 
  - I agree...  TwoSparkles   Mar-15-05 03:34 PM   #8 
  - People do very weird things when they are kidnapped.  lizzy   Mar-15-05 03:40 PM   #14 
  - I agree with you...  TwoSparkles   Mar-15-05 03:49 PM   #25 
     - But she called the police the next morning. She and Nichols  lizzy   Mar-15-05 04:00 PM   #30 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Mar-15-05 04:11 PM   #37 
        - Your statement is revolting...  TwoSparkles   Mar-15-05 04:21 PM   #41 
        - You are correct, TwoSparkles.  H2O Man   Mar-15-05 04:34 PM   #51 
        - This is absolutely the sickest post .......You seriously need some  Riding this Donkey   Mar-15-05 04:57 PM   #60 
           - That was the single  H2O Man   Mar-15-05 06:19 PM   #88 
              - I will agree with you on that. I can't believe some one would actually  Riding this Donkey   Mar-15-05 06:22 PM   #89 
              - Is it ok to ask the name of the deleted poster. I prefer to have no....  mordarlar   Mar-16-05 06:27 AM   #158 
              - damn.. I always miss those posts..  SoCalDem   Mar-15-05 06:37 PM   #93 
                 - Be happy you did.  H2O Man   Mar-15-05 06:57 PM   #96 
  - The little girl does not live with her, for what that is worth  MADem   Mar-15-05 03:49 PM   #27 
     - Brawl in parking lot of apartments. Never solved.  skip fox   Mar-15-05 03:56 PM   #29 
  - Yep! and if I hear the pancake story one more time I'm gonna gag  KyndCulture   Mar-15-05 03:36 PM   #10 
  - Hehe  ohio_liberal   Mar-15-05 04:28 PM   #47 
  - Real butter and pancake syrup, Eddie?....  TwoSparkles   Mar-15-05 04:34 PM   #52 
  - It's not that I believe she wasn't heroic or doesn't deserve the reward,  skip fox   Mar-15-05 03:36 PM   #11 
  - Be on "Allred Watch".. If we see Gloria skulking around  SoCalDem   Mar-15-05 04:07 PM   #35 
  - That's the truth! Though Gloria must  DemBones DemBones   Mar-15-05 08:00 PM   #104 
     - NO Gloria Is Scum And So Are Her Clients  Binka   Mar-16-05 06:26 AM   #157 
  - It is strange she doesn't want to talk anymore  FreedomAngel82   Mar-16-05 11:58 AM   #175 
  - Yes, I watched most of press conference and it set  SmileMaker   Mar-15-05 03:39 PM   #12 
  - Something I noticed when watching  FreedomAngel82   Mar-16-05 12:12 PM   #177 
  - At first I was feeling  hiley   Mar-15-05 03:42 PM   #16 
  - Lovely ful story posted by SoCalDem here:  skip fox   Mar-15-05 03:42 PM   #17 
  - Just like the Jessica Lynch or Saddam's Capture phony stories  tom_paine   Mar-15-05 03:46 PM   #20 
  - Something I just thought about  FreedomAngel82   Mar-16-05 12:18 PM   #179 
  - Maybe this story is about poor reporting currently--  skip fox   Mar-15-05 03:48 PM   #22 
  - Daaaang... This story would be a good place for a Stick-Up(tm). n/t  Prag   Mar-15-05 03:48 PM   #23 
  - Felling better already.  skip fox   Mar-15-05 03:51 PM   #28 
  - Why does every story have to have some political slant to it...  tx_dem41   Mar-15-05 04:09 PM   #36 
  - That's NOT why I brought it up.  skip fox   Mar-15-05 04:28 PM   #46 
  - Ask Faux News  KamaAina   Mar-15-05 04:48 PM   #57 
     - The OP didn't address that issue, or I might have brought that up.  tx_dem41   Mar-15-05 05:13 PM   #64 
  - I was in disbelief after she'd spoken a couple of sentences  concord   Mar-15-05 04:19 PM   #39 
  - Funny you say that....  MsTryska   Mar-15-05 04:24 PM   #42 
  - yeah she sounds like an accessory to me  amazona   Mar-15-05 04:26 PM   #43 
  - Someone stated that  FreedomAngel82   Mar-16-05 12:22 PM   #180 
  - I think its become political...with the posting...  tx_dem41   Mar-15-05 04:27 PM   #44 
  - It's a question of intent. Many of us here  skip fox   Mar-15-05 04:31 PM   #50 
  - At first I  Tomee450   Mar-15-05 05:18 PM   #68 
  - This is about politics?  FreedomAngel82   Mar-16-05 12:25 PM   #181 
  - Could it be that she is what she says she is  bmbmd   Mar-15-05 04:27 PM   #45 
  - I like to think I would obey the law not harbor a fugitive for CASH  amazona   Mar-15-05 04:38 PM   #53 
  - She said she stayed with him so he wouldn't go out and kill anyone else  Beaverhausen   Mar-15-05 05:14 PM   #65 
  - Exactly.  lizzy   Mar-15-05 05:16 PM   #67 
     - I Have Nothing But Praise for Ashley Smith  DoveTurnedHawk   Mar-15-05 06:08 PM   #86 
  - She did not harbor a fugitive. She turned the fugitive in.  lizzy   Mar-15-05 05:15 PM   #66 
     - She didn't harbor him??  FreedomAngel82   Mar-16-05 12:27 PM   #182 
        - He didn't kill anyone while he was with her, and he turned himself in  Beaverhausen   Mar-16-05 05:21 PM   #204 
  - I had this feeling BEFORE I read anything about it here  concord   Mar-15-05 04:39 PM   #54 
  - Most of us don't grudge the outcome or the reward, but find  skip fox   Mar-15-05 04:42 PM   #55 
  - The interview I heard was that he accosted her at her apartment complex  Vinca   Mar-15-05 04:55 PM   #58 
  - Making a connection with people can work...  Blue_In_AK   Mar-15-05 06:06 PM   #85 
  - From the first time I heard her, I thought something wasn't quite right in  mtnsnake   Mar-15-05 04:56 PM   #59 
  - WOW  GodHelpUsAll2   Mar-15-05 05:26 PM   #69 
     - You should be  SoCalDem   Mar-15-05 05:33 PM   #74 
     - Perhaps we sould be uncritical consumers of the news?  skip fox   Mar-15-05 05:35 PM   #77 
  - Few of us feel she's in any way to blame. The reporting's the question.  skip fox   Mar-15-05 05:30 PM   #71 
  - Her entire demeanor seemed odd to me when she was being  efhmc   Mar-15-05 05:34 PM   #75 
  - Demeanor? Feeling?  lizzy   Mar-15-05 05:38 PM   #79 
     - Obviously...  tx_dem41   Mar-15-05 05:40 PM   #81 
     - Perhaps we might alternately say: "All news should be reported."  skip fox   Mar-15-05 05:42 PM   #83 
  - so please tell us what you really think happened?  Beaverhausen   Mar-15-05 05:37 PM   #78 
  - One need not have an alternate scenario in order to interrogate the one  skip fox   Mar-15-05 05:40 PM   #82 
     - You can't interrogate someone if you haven't got a shred  lizzy   Mar-15-05 06:29 PM   #92 
  - I don't know Atlanta...so just asking  merci_me   Mar-15-05 06:27 PM   #91 
  - excellent question.  MsTryska   Mar-15-05 07:15 PM   #100 
     - I just checked a map to see  merci_me   Mar-15-05 07:51 PM   #103 
     - When he asked directions  H2O Man   Mar-15-05 08:03 PM   #106 
     - dupe  lizzy   Mar-15-05 08:13 PM   #111 
     - It should not be assumed  H2O Man   Mar-15-05 08:17 PM   #114 
     - But why there? Wouldn't he go somewhere he actually knew  lizzy   Mar-15-05 08:14 PM   #112 
        - I agree with you  FreedomAngel82   Mar-16-05 12:38 PM   #184 
     - Sorry, I don't get your logic.  lizzy   Mar-15-05 08:08 PM   #108 
     - Basically, what I'm saying  merci_me   Mar-15-05 08:30 PM   #118 
        - Sorry, it doesn't make sense.  lizzy   Mar-15-05 08:55 PM   #122 
           - I have four adult children  merci_me   Mar-15-05 09:05 PM   #127 
           - And it just happened she went to the store at 2 am in the  lizzy   Mar-15-05 09:13 PM   #130 
           - She does work at  merci_me   Mar-15-05 09:26 PM   #135 
           - I've moved all over the world  MADem   Mar-15-05 10:29 PM   #143 
           - Where did she live before?  FreedomAngel82   Mar-16-05 12:39 PM   #185 
     - The reporter that he decked said that there was some sort of  MADem   Mar-15-05 10:25 PM   #142 
     - He asked directions to Lenox, I think.  lizzy   Mar-15-05 08:12 PM   #109 
     - I'm with you on that  FreedomAngel82   Mar-16-05 12:35 PM   #183 
  - this thread is one of the more incredible things i've read...  jg82567   Mar-15-05 06:38 PM   #94 
  - I think it has less to d with her Christian-ness as it does with  MsTryska   Mar-15-05 07:21 PM   #101 
  - none of the stuff you mentioned...  jg82567   Mar-15-05 08:02 PM   #105 
  - Well I sorta agree....  MsTryska   Mar-16-05 11:38 AM   #172 
  - LOL!  ultraist   Mar-15-05 08:54 PM   #121 
  - The prostitute Rahab is one of the great  bmbmd   Mar-15-05 09:21 PM   #132 
  - I'm not a Christian, that means nothing to me  ultraist   Mar-15-05 10:18 PM   #140 
  - YO! Many biblical scholars now think Mary Magdalene was NOT ...  gauguin57   Mar-16-05 01:57 AM   #154 
     - Thank you for correcting  bmbmd   Mar-16-05 07:16 AM   #164 
     - I didn't "correct" it. Biblical scholars  gauguin57   Mar-16-05 12:05 PM   #176 
     - I'm with you  FreedomAngel82   Mar-16-05 12:46 PM   #187 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Mar-15-05 10:00 PM   #136 
  - I'll bet there are religious strippers here and there, why not? n/t  MADem   Mar-15-05 10:30 PM   #144 
  - Besides that, just how critical should the press have been to this woman  checks-n-balances   Mar-15-05 07:50 PM   #102 
  - Isn't that  FreedomAngel82   Mar-16-05 12:48 PM   #188 
  - You are very wrong Jg  FreedomAngel82   Mar-16-05 12:41 PM   #186 
  - I haven't been hearing it lately  FreedomAngel82   Mar-15-05 07:00 PM   #97 
  - this story stunk from the get-go  allalone   Mar-15-05 08:24 PM   #116 
  - The kid doesn't live with her, she is being raised by an aunt.  lizzy   Mar-15-05 08:26 PM   #117 
  - And she just happened to be going out for smokes at 2 am...mmmhhhmm  ultraist   Mar-15-05 09:13 PM   #131 
     - According to her, he was parked in front of the building in the  lizzy   Mar-15-05 09:26 PM   #134 
  - Some'n smelln fishy to me too... n/t  lonestarnot   Mar-15-05 08:33 PM   #119 
  - I believe her.  Swede   Mar-15-05 08:38 PM   #120 
  - Again it's not about her faith  FreedomAngel82   Mar-16-05 12:50 PM   #189 
  - I hope none of you people  A-Schwarzenegger   Mar-15-05 08:56 PM   #123 
  - That won't happen. We have the Terminator to protect us.  Sparkle   Mar-15-05 08:58 PM   #125 
     - Thanks, I needed a laugh  A-Schwarzenegger   Mar-15-05 09:00 PM   #126 
  - I don't know her story.  Sparkle   Mar-15-05 08:56 PM   #124 
  - Something sort of like this happened to me  Caria   Mar-15-05 09:08 PM   #129 
  - Thank you for writing about an actual personal experience  A-Schwarzenegger   Mar-15-05 09:21 PM   #133 
  - thank you for sharing you story  Corgigal   Mar-15-05 10:51 PM   #147 
  - So why didn't she call the cops ASAP?  FreedomAngel82   Mar-16-05 12:53 PM   #190 
     - human nature  Corgigal   Mar-16-05 02:20 PM   #195 
     - Oh, please. If she is telling the truth, she did not harbor anyone.  lizzy   Mar-16-05 02:38 PM   #200 
  - Thank you for posting this.  Pithlet   Mar-16-05 03:23 PM   #202 
  - Of all possible political machinations by the religious right  SheWhoMustBeObeyed   Mar-15-05 10:45 PM   #146 
  - So sue me, but my bullshit detector clangs like the dickens when I hear  gauguin57   Mar-16-05 01:39 AM   #152 
  - Paging Gloria Allred.. Please pick up the white phone  SoCalDem   Mar-16-05 01:41 AM   #153 
  - who gives a shit?  Pepperbelly   Mar-16-05 06:21 AM   #156 
  - People...people...It's "Get a grip." time.  Frumious B   Mar-16-05 06:51 AM   #161 
     - I didn't watch all of the interviews  FreedomAngel82   Mar-16-05 12:55 PM   #191 
  - cnn interviewed fallwell about it.  shadowknows69   Mar-16-05 06:40 AM   #160 
  - Here's my thoughts....lots of questions  Catchawave   Mar-16-05 07:39 AM   #166 
  - Nichols did have a complete change of clothes.  lizzy   Mar-16-05 11:50 AM   #174 
  - I thought they just  FreedomAngel82   Mar-16-05 01:04 PM   #192 
     - He had a total change in clothes. I believe in her interview  lizzy   Mar-16-05 02:34 PM   #198 
  - He had on different clothes when they arrested him?  ultraist   Mar-16-05 01:21 PM   #194 
     - If they knew each other, and with that much attention on the story,  lizzy   Mar-16-05 02:36 PM   #199 
  - She is filth  AngryAmish   Mar-16-05 08:00 AM   #167 
  - WOW !!  drdon326   Mar-16-05 08:03 AM   #168 
     - One icon we need at DU is this one  SoCalDem   Mar-16-05 08:05 AM   #169 
        - Uhhhh..I think that was serious, n/t  drdon326   Mar-16-05 08:07 AM   #171 
        - Is your bunny crapping easter eggs?  cat_girl25   Mar-16-05 02:23 PM   #196 
           - Didn't know where easter eggs REALLY come from, eh?  SoCalDem   Mar-16-05 05:09 PM   #203 
  - This morning CNN said she has publicist. But she wants her privacy.  spanone   Mar-16-05 12:14 PM   #178 
 

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