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BUSH ORDERS FLAG LOWERED FOR REHNQUIST: Nada for NO
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The U.S. flag flies at half staff at the White House in Washington, D.C. September 4, 2005. Chief Justice of the Supreme Court William Rehnquist, a conservative force on the Supreme Court for over 30 years, died on Saturday after battling thyroid cancer since October, a court spokeswoman said. As chief justice, Rehnquist pushed the closely divided nine-member court to the right, and President George W. Bush was expected to use the opening to continue his own drive to add conservative voices to the judiciary. Reuters/Mannie Garcia

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No such gesture, no national mourning for the 15,000 poor and people of color who drowned in New Orleans. After all...you win some, you lose some, right, "W"?
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  -BUSH ORDERS FLAG LOWERED FOR REHNQUIST: Nada for NO Bluebear  Sep-04-05 06:33 PM   #0 
  - unbelievable, the media SHOULD eat him alive!  jsamuel   Sep-04-05 06:34 PM   #1 
  - FUCK YOU BUSH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  KyndCulture   Sep-04-05 06:34 PM   #2 
  - Like I said..I hope when that racist bastard attempts to enter  nothingshocksmeanymore   Sep-04-05 06:35 PM   #3 
  - Theres a Super Dome in Hell waitng for him.  niallmac   Sep-04-05 08:28 PM   #40 
     - nice image  arewenotdemo   Sep-04-05 10:29 PM   #48 
  - ... wtf?  TimeChaser   Sep-04-05 06:36 PM   #4 
  - 'Those folks'....  Waya   Sep-04-05 06:43 PM   #14 
  - WTF did he say that????  KyndCulture   Sep-04-05 06:44 PM   #16 
  - I heard him say that.  Blue State Native   Sep-04-05 06:54 PM   #21 
     - Like it's some other continent! May as well be to him n/t  Bluebear   Sep-04-05 07:21 PM   #27 
  - now there's some fuzzy math.  Splatter Phoenix   Sep-04-05 08:53 PM   #44 
  - I am ashamed of the president and so should he be ashamed of himself.  Left Is Write   Sep-04-05 06:37 PM   #5 
  - He's a babbling, giggling, insensitive. murdering idiot!  TheDebbieDee   Sep-04-05 06:37 PM   #6 
  - The man who said Plessy v. Ferguson was a correct ruling  Fenris   Sep-04-05 06:37 PM   #7 
  - no brain no pain = g.w. bush  bridgit   Sep-04-05 06:37 PM   #8 
  - Excuse me, we don't have a total # of dead....  madeline_con   Sep-04-05 06:37 PM   #9 
  - How long after 9/11?  Minstrel Boy   Sep-04-05 06:38 PM   #11 
  - SAME DAY!!!! the flag was lowered the on 9/11  KyndCulture   Sep-04-05 06:42 PM   #13 
  - excuse me. Don't defend him.  KyndCulture   Sep-04-05 06:43 PM   #15 
  - Don't accuse me of defending that piece of shit....  madeline_con   Sep-04-05 06:56 PM   #23 
  - the right time was days ago!  hiley   Sep-04-05 08:26 PM   #39 
  - Is anyone really surprised.  Prodemsouth   Sep-04-05 06:37 PM   #10 
  - It should also be flown upside-down for NOLA.  TahitiNut   Sep-04-05 06:42 PM   #12 
  - Outrageous. What a disgrace.  Media_Lies_Daily   Sep-04-05 06:45 PM   #17 
  - FUCK THAT MAN. JESUS CHRIST!! WHAT A GODDAMN PRICK!  bj2110   Sep-04-05 06:51 PM   #18 
  - Hey don't hold back! Tell us what you think!  Bluzmann57   Sep-04-05 06:55 PM   #22 
     - This one really fucking tweaks my nipple, what can I say...  bj2110   Sep-04-05 08:08 PM   #32 
  - I predicted this  wellstone dem   Sep-04-05 06:52 PM   #19 
  - NOMINATED: I had to read this one again... This should be spread  bj2110   Sep-04-05 06:52 PM   #20 
  - and the DEMS response is...??? nt & no response evidently  msongs   Sep-04-05 06:56 PM   #24 
  - At least the Dems are consistent  Karmadillo   Sep-04-05 07:28 PM   #29 
  - Fuck this! I'm NOT lowering MY flag!!  DinahMoeHum   Sep-04-05 06:58 PM   #25 
  - I share your disgust.  Jim4Wes   Sep-04-05 07:02 PM   #26 
  - sorry but the flag is not flown at half mast for just anybody  klyon   Sep-04-05 07:28 PM   #28 
  - Flag protocol says National tragedies as well  Spazito   Sep-04-05 08:14 PM   #35 
  - Buck Fush! Fly New Orleans' flag instead.  KamaAina   Sep-04-05 07:30 PM   #30 
  - Fuck that shit1 Fuck Bush! Fuck Rehnquist!  mitchum   Sep-04-05 07:33 PM   #31 
  - grrraaaAAAAHHH!  sakabatou   Sep-04-05 08:09 PM   #33 
  - Thousands of dead black people isn't enough to lower the flag  Quixote1818   Sep-04-05 08:12 PM   #34 
  - Sick. Very anti-America, this person. Compassionate for whom, again?  HypnoToad   Sep-04-05 08:17 PM   #36 
  - I think * told Cheney to pull the plug on Rehnquist for a diversion  katinmn   Sep-04-05 08:22 PM   #37 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-04-05 08:25 PM   #38 
  - I heard that this morning and was shocked it hadn't already been  Pirate Smile   Sep-04-05 08:34 PM   #41 
  - The flag should be lowered until every poor evacuee has a permanent  mom cat   Sep-04-05 08:36 PM   #42 
  - AAAAAAARGH! kicking and bumping this disgusting fact....  bj2110   Sep-04-05 08:41 PM   #43 
  - 1 more boot  bj2110   Sep-04-05 09:07 PM   #45 
     - Indeed, 1 more time. Never forget.  Bluebear   Sep-05-05 03:31 PM   #62 
  - Rehnquist was a fellow white racist pig n/t  melody   Sep-04-05 09:23 PM   #46 
  - hey, the NO guys didn't help him grab the power - what do you expect?  robbedvoter   Sep-04-05 09:49 PM   #47 
  - Is rest of gov. to follow suit? If so, people will assume  osaMABUSh   Sep-05-05 12:24 AM   #49 
  - It breaks my heart to see our flag fly over the White House  Kurovski   Sep-05-05 12:30 AM   #50 
  - This is yet another serious fuckup for Bush... are we surprised? n/t  stevietheman   Sep-05-05 12:30 AM   #51 
  - 8 Hours later, FINALLY (word of the week) a gesture  liveoaktx   Sep-05-05 12:32 AM   #52 
  - >>>>>>>>>> He DID -EIGHT HOURS LATER  liveoaktx   Sep-05-05 01:03 AM   #58 
  - A flag lowered for ONE dead Nazi, as opposed to the thousands dead  Lori Price CLG   Sep-05-05 12:32 AM   #53 
  - States of New York, Wisconsin and Minnesota also lowering flags...  stevietheman   Sep-05-05 12:35 AM   #54 
  - DISGUSTING PIG!  FreedomAngel82   Sep-05-05 12:38 AM   #55 
  - PLEASE READ--OK, here's the deal:  stevietheman   Sep-05-05 12:45 AM   #56 
  - so why did he wait until rehquist died to lower it?  freeplessinseattle   Sep-05-05 01:33 AM   #59 
  - Again he waited until he was shamed into it!  Bluebear   Sep-05-05 08:59 AM   #60 
  - NO isn't part of his base..  Az_lefty   Sep-05-05 01:02 AM   #57 
  - How long did it take him to lower the flag for the tsunami victims?  B Calm   Sep-05-05 09:04 AM   #61 
 

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