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OPERATIONMINDCRIME Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-30-08 12:24 PM
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31. Because No One Will Care.
If you think this movie will affect voters in the GE in even a remotely large enough number to even be a BLIP on the radar, then you are wildly mistaken.

0 impact. Nada. None.
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  -Good thing HRC won't be Dem nominee when Gary Webb movie comes out soon. blm  Apr-30-08 10:19 AM   #0 
  - Sounds like a Rev. Wright conspiracy theory  Larkspur   Apr-30-08 10:21 AM   #1 
  - When the movie comes out, Clinton and her supporters will ask for a 2-minutes hate on Webb  Leopolds Ghost   Apr-30-08 04:38 PM   #60 
     - Nah - they'll have their operatives continue to smear Webb as a fantasist, just as they have  blm   May-02-08 01:00 PM   #97 
  - Wonder if it ties the "War on Drugs" to the "War on Terror".  redqueen   Apr-30-08 10:21 AM   #2 
  - It absolutely does. Does anyone believe Poppy Bush woke up one day in 1993 and decided to STOP  blm   Apr-30-08 10:24 AM   #4 
  - I saw some comedian saying that Bin Laden really hit the towers  redqueen   Apr-30-08 10:34 AM   #8 
  - Why does US-occupied Afghanistan produce 75% of the world's heroin?  Leopolds Ghost   Apr-30-08 04:41 PM   #61 
     - THANK YOU. Those who pretend this isn't happening to keep their faith in the Clintons are  blm   Apr-30-08 04:50 PM   #66 
     - One problem is the public thinks that the government is fighting the drug trade...  AntiFascist   Apr-30-08 11:24 PM   #81 
     - Wanna bet that drugrunning is also STAKING the private military companies run by BFEE  blm   May-01-08 12:24 PM   #90 
     - There is more than one kind of "Democrat" these days, friend. (nt)  redqueen   May-01-08 09:33 AM   #85 
        - Yep - and closed government Dems undermining the open govt. Dems are Bush enablers.  blm   May-02-08 12:32 PM   #94 
  - Two gunshot wounds to the head? That sounds kind of weird  JenniferZ   Apr-30-08 10:23 AM   #3 
  - strange but true  mopinko   Apr-30-08 10:38 AM   #10 
     - The way he was targeted since 1996 by official DC and their operatives in the press corps  blm   Apr-30-08 10:42 AM   #11 
     - probably true.  mopinko   Apr-30-08 11:37 AM   #23 
        - Well you're the one questioning his stability. Occam's Razor suggest otherwise.  Leopolds Ghost   Apr-30-08 04:46 PM   #64 
     - How many botched "suicide" hits have there been? I can't think of many - why pay for a poor product?  Leopolds Ghost   Apr-30-08 04:43 PM   #62 
  - Um, how does one commit suicide by shooting oneself in the head TWICE?  truebrit71   Apr-30-08 10:25 AM   #5 
  - It's possible the first bullet only grazed him, but still  Jed Dilligan   Apr-30-08 03:55 PM   #56 
  - No shit!  truebrit71   Apr-30-08 04:09 PM   #57 
  - He ran into a bullet. Twice.  Leopolds Ghost   Apr-30-08 04:46 PM   #63 
  - It actually does happen some times. When it comes to those who've crossed the BFEE  blm   Apr-30-08 09:14 PM   #79 
     - The possible ways to shoot off more than one:  crimsonblue   Apr-30-08 09:30 PM   #80 
  - Are you saying that Hillary won't be the nominee BECAUSE of this movie?  mtnsnake   Apr-30-08 10:28 AM   #6 
  - Nope - I'm thankful she WON'T be the nominee when this movie comes out BECAUSE  blm   Apr-30-08 10:32 AM   #7 
  - He must've felt very guilty for his "lies" - shot himself in the head - TWICE.  electropop   Apr-30-08 10:34 AM   #9 
  - Because his lies were hateful and un-American, just like Reverend Wright.  Leopolds Ghost   Apr-30-08 04:49 PM   #65 
  - From 2004, a good post at Daily Kos about Webb.  madfloridian   Apr-30-08 10:43 AM   #12 
  - thanks....I remember that.  blm   Apr-30-08 04:33 PM   #58 
  - He was blacklisted for reporting the truth.  Toucano   Apr-30-08 10:43 AM   #13 
  - Well - that's another good reason a Clinton won't be our nominee.  blm   Apr-30-08 10:54 AM   #15 
  - There will be a 2 minutes' hate for anyone who says anything that the system objects to.  Leopolds Ghost   Apr-30-08 04:51 PM   #67 
  - Just saw another documentary "Damage Done" from my PVR off of Free Speech TV earlier...  calipendence   Apr-30-08 10:52 AM   #14 
  - Another good documentary is "American Drug War: The Last White Hope"  redqueen   Apr-30-08 11:03 AM   #16 
  - BET series American Gangster last year covered aspects of Gary Webb's report.  blm   Apr-30-08 11:36 AM   #22 
     - Nice... this doc shows the hearing ...  redqueen   Apr-30-08 11:40 AM   #24 
     - Some CIA won't deny the story anymore but DUers supporting HRC will, or pretend it's not relevant.  blm   Apr-30-08 12:00 PM   #27 
        - Yeah... it used to surprise me.  redqueen   Apr-30-08 12:01 PM   #28 
        - Tells you who they're really working for. BFEE / enablers are an int'l crime syndicate  Leopolds Ghost   Apr-30-08 04:58 PM   #69 
     - I found this synopsis of American Gangster. It's on DVD for $24.95  beachmom   Apr-30-08 12:37 PM   #35 
        - One day this story will EXPLODE in America - and wonder if this movie will do it.  blm   Apr-30-08 12:40 PM   #38 
           - Probably not, unless Brad Pitt plays him.  glitch   Apr-30-08 05:45 PM   #73 
  - If drugs were less expensive, we couldnt use threat of organized crime to suppress inner city anger  Leopolds Ghost   Apr-30-08 04:56 PM   #68 
  - Thanks for posting blm  MagickMuffin   Apr-30-08 11:11 AM   #17 
  - Mark Lombardi's graphic art detailed the vast Bush network and included Clinton, but  blm   Apr-30-08 11:27 AM   #20 
  - Ah yes, Lombardi  MagickMuffin   Apr-30-08 12:29 PM   #32 
     - Yep - Bin Ladens had quite a few deals going thru BCCI, and so did Usama.  blm   Apr-30-08 12:35 PM   #34 
     - For the curious:  RUMMYisFROSTED   May-01-08 09:58 AM   #87 
        - Thanks for posting that. I wish people would could see it blown up for full impact.  blm   May-01-08 11:53 AM   #88 
  - Oh, noes, don't go talking about PROMIS software or Clinton's link....  guyanakoolaid   May-01-08 02:11 AM   #83 
  - We talked about Gary Webb alot here on DU when he died.  Ilsa   Apr-30-08 11:17 AM   #18 
  - Yep - because part of the story is how DC gets OTHER press to help cover up for their operations  blm   Apr-30-08 11:31 AM   #21 
  - .  quantass   Apr-30-08 02:09 PM   #54 
  - Gary Webb's brand of Investigative Journalism  stillcool47   Apr-30-08 11:20 AM   #19 
  - This Movie Carries With It Exactly ZERO Relevance As It Relates To The Election.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Apr-30-08 11:40 AM   #25 
  - Why are events of 1996 that saw the Clinton WH protecting GHWBush on this matter not relevant  blm   Apr-30-08 11:57 AM   #26 
  - Because No One Will Care.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Apr-30-08 12:24 PM   #31 
     - Who WOULDN'T care? People DO care and its one of the reasons HRC is losing right now  blm   Apr-30-08 12:34 PM   #33 
     - No one will care because people are being paid big $$ to massage public opinion. OMC is missing out.  Leopolds Ghost   Apr-30-08 05:07 PM   #71 
     - People weren't supposed to care about corruption either, yet it was the #1 issue for 2006  beachmom   Apr-30-08 12:39 PM   #36 
     - And I 'predicted' that corruption in government would be a huge issue before that election  blm   Apr-30-08 12:42 PM   #40 
     - Still batting a thousand.  haymakeragain   Apr-30-08 12:58 PM   #46 
     - You Think This Will Mean A Damn Thing In The GE? Do You Really?  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Apr-30-08 01:38 PM   #50 
        - Not to people like you, mainly because  haymakeragain   Apr-30-08 01:57 PM   #53 
           - Closed government Democrats creep me out. They don't belong in our party - PERIOD!  blm   Apr-30-08 03:52 PM   #55 
           - Not To Almost Anybody. Try And Get A Grip On Reality When You Get The Chance, K?  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Apr-30-08 04:34 PM   #59 
              - It's amzing how much you sound like  haymakeragain   Apr-30-08 06:55 PM   #76 
              - You Think You Know A Lot Of Things That Turn Out To Not Be True In Reality.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Apr-30-08 07:21 PM   #77 
              - Why? When did drugdealing global terror networks become a nonissue, OMC?  blm   May-01-08 05:31 PM   #93 
     - Let me ask you this, OMC - Do you think voters SHOULD care about this?  blm   Apr-30-08 01:20 PM   #49 
        - As It Relates To Hillary?  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Apr-30-08 01:39 PM   #51 
           - No one should question whether she sides with open government or closed government privilege  blm   Apr-30-08 01:42 PM   #52 
           - Maybe this relates to Hillary...  AntiFascist   Apr-30-08 11:51 PM   #82 
  - Thanks for the heads-up, OPERATION MIND CRIME  Leopolds Ghost   Apr-30-08 05:05 PM   #70 
  - K&R, I don't know if this was covered much in Webb's reporting...  AntiFascist   Apr-30-08 12:04 PM   #29 
  - Yes - Webb fell into the story from the transcripts of narco-terror hearings  blm   Apr-30-08 12:23 PM   #30 
     - Those Kerry hearings make gripping reading:  beachmom   Apr-30-08 12:47 PM   #42 
     - Establishment DC knew Kerry would open these books - and why the powerful elite NEEDED him  blm   Apr-30-08 12:53 PM   #45 
     - also, remember Danny Casolaro and Ng  newspeak   Apr-30-08 12:48 PM   #43 
     - This is interesting...  AntiFascist   Apr-30-08 06:39 PM   #75 
        - BCCI my friend....BCCI.  blm   Apr-30-08 07:23 PM   #78 
  - Two gunshot wounds to the head and that was ruled as a suicide!  Uncle Joe   Apr-30-08 12:40 PM   #37 
  - This guy's so prominent, I've never heard of him (and he bears my family name)  Mezzo   Apr-30-08 12:41 PM   #39 
  - His story is significant enough that a movie will be made. YOU probably didn't know anything about  blm   Apr-30-08 12:45 PM   #41 
  - It's worth learning the story of Gary Webb. Since the powerful corporate media elite sought to  beachmom   Apr-30-08 12:51 PM   #44 
  - What should be of concern to ANY CITIZEN is that government forces can FORCE cooperation  blm   May-01-08 12:36 PM   #91 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Apr-30-08 12:59 PM   #47 
  - K&R!  KoKo01   Apr-30-08 01:01 PM   #48 
  - Any thread that mentions Mark Lombardi and Danny Casolaro should include Steve Kangas  glitch   Apr-30-08 05:35 PM   #72 
  - Thanks for doing so.  blm   Apr-30-08 05:51 PM   #74 
  - Kangas was 'suicided' in Richard Scaife's office building, right?  blm   May-01-08 03:31 PM   #92 
     - Yes. nt  glitch   May-02-08 12:53 PM   #95 
  - .32 Ratshot was used... No ballistic evidence to deal with & scrambles nicely  Boxerfan   May-01-08 08:35 AM   #84 
  - Isn't that how Cliff Baxter from Enron 'commited suicide' too?  blm   May-01-08 11:55 AM   #89 
  - TWO gunshot wounds to the head. Wow, that was some "suicide." One wonders  mistertrickster   May-01-08 09:43 AM   #86 
  - Hell, people won't make the connection  merh   May-02-08 12:58 PM   #96 
     - Well, since Webb's report came out in 1996 and the takedown of him was started then, it would be  blm   May-02-08 02:31 PM   #98 

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