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MADem Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Nov-20-05 01:59 PM
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4. I think they should allow him to resign (to spend more time w/family)
That way, the right doesn't get a shot at painting WAPO as a "liberal rag" and we won't have them waving the bloody shirt about it.

And the point will still be made.
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  -Should the WAPost fire Bob Woodward? Wetzelbill  Nov-20-05 01:53 PM   #0 
  - I started to read his books about Bush and  shraby   Nov-20-05 01:58 PM   #1 
  - I totally agree. I don't know  liberalhistorian   Nov-20-05 02:55 PM   #23 
     - it's definitely shameful  Wetzelbill   Nov-20-05 03:57 PM   #38 
  - It's not gonna happen.  Kagemusha   Nov-20-05 01:58 PM   #2 
  - "non-budsman" - heh. . . . . . n/t  annabanana   Nov-20-05 02:00 PM   #5 
  - I saw that  Wetzelbill   Nov-20-05 02:00 PM   #7 
  - You're probably right but  tularetom   Nov-20-05 02:24 PM   #19 
  - everything else aside...  annabanana   Nov-20-05 01:59 PM   #3 
  - I think they should allow him to resign (to spend more time w/family)  MADem   Nov-20-05 01:59 PM   #4 
  - Yes, he has compromised his credibility.  acmejack   Nov-20-05 02:00 PM   #6 
  - he would be fired from any other job for lying tor two f***ing years  Skittles   Nov-20-05 02:01 PM   #8 
  - Can you point out the instance(s) where he lied?  tx_dem41   Nov-20-05 02:05 PM   #11 
  - OK - so he helped defend the lying and disinformation of bush inc  Skittles   Nov-20-05 03:20 PM   #32 
     - So much for stating it was a sincere question.  tx_dem41   Nov-20-05 03:28 PM   #34 
        - sorry tx  Skittles   Nov-20-05 03:45 PM   #35 
           - No problem.  tx_dem41   Nov-20-05 03:48 PM   #36 
  - Now Bob's in the bullshit business now and his attitude is, if you don't  0007   Nov-20-05 03:02 PM   #25 
  - DeepThroat, maybe Woodward played a game on all of us....  readmylips   Nov-20-05 02:03 PM   #9 
  - Only if they really care about their credibility  randr   Nov-20-05 02:04 PM   #10 
  - Whether he loses his job or not...  rateyes   Nov-20-05 02:07 PM   #12 
  - He should resign. He tried to squelch a story that he was involved  tsuki   Nov-20-05 02:11 PM   #13 
  - I'd have to agree, it would be the right and honorable thing to do  Wetzelbill   Nov-20-05 02:16 PM   #15 
     - After Watergate, the Conservatives vowed to take the WP down.  tsuki   Nov-20-05 02:17 PM   #16 
  - this is just now in LBN "Ombudsman Rebukes Woodward"  Wetzelbill   Nov-20-05 02:14 PM   #14 
  - much for the "non-budsman" comment made upthread. n/t  tx_dem41   Nov-20-05 02:18 PM   #17 
     - yes but it still was funny though  Wetzelbill   Nov-20-05 04:05 PM   #41 
  - It is a mutual use, use situation imo. Woodward uses the Post as cover  chimpsrsmarter   Nov-20-05 02:23 PM   #18 
  - Well the post is getting screwed  tularetom   Nov-20-05 02:30 PM   #20 
  - Wait and see how it plays out  Humor_In_Cuneiform   Nov-20-05 02:47 PM   #21 
  - Yes, Woodward should be fired!  IndianaGreen   Nov-20-05 02:48 PM   #22 
  - Hell yeah. He used outsider status to gain insider status. End of story.  Steve_DeShazer   Nov-20-05 03:01 PM   #24 
  - not stunned that he did it  Wetzelbill   Nov-20-05 03:05 PM   #26 
     - Well, I'm stunned that he's getting away with it! n/t  Steve_DeShazer   Nov-20-05 03:12 PM   #28 
        - same here  Wetzelbill   Nov-20-05 03:13 PM   #29 
  - Yes, Bob Woodward should be fired. When everyone is saying;  0007   Nov-20-05 03:10 PM   #27 
  - Excellent analysis--what a difference 35 years makes.  laugle   Nov-20-05 03:15 PM   #30 
  - I would suspect his name came up in the investigation  Wetzelbill   Nov-20-05 03:53 PM   #37 
  - F*ck, yes! He and Judith Miller can go work for Newsmax.  onehandle   Nov-20-05 03:19 PM   #31 
  - yes  occuserpens   Nov-20-05 04:02 PM   #40 
  - Like Bush, Woodward will forever have an asterix by his name.  Oregonian   Nov-20-05 03:24 PM   #33 
  - You better believe it  MassDemm   Nov-20-05 03:58 PM   #39 
  - Time for a new Woodward movie. Robert Redford will not want  MasonJar   Nov-20-05 04:30 PM   #42 

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