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Tatiana Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jun-22-08 10:52 PM
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47. SHELDON WHITEHOUSE ON SPYING DEC. 2007:
Edited on Sun Jun-22-08 10:54 PM by Tatiana
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iFWIHbf50EI

"This is an administration that hates answering to an American court; that wants to grade its own exams."

Now it looks like he might support it. Use Frenchie's link and send Sheldon a message telling him to oppose this new FISA bill.
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  -Defending the Constitution and the Fourth Amendment does not make me a concern troll. Tatiana  Jun-21-08 10:53 PM   #0 
  - Amen to that...  derby378   Jun-21-08 10:56 PM   #1 
  - Yes. Yes it does  TechBear_Seattle   Jun-21-08 10:58 PM   #2 
  - No, but calling you a concern troll belittles you, so that the namecaller doesn't have to  jobycom   Jun-21-08 10:59 PM   #3 
  - Yup. The Repubs haven't yet cornered the market on copouts.  Forkboy   Jun-21-08 11:26 PM   #7 
  - Somebody called you a concern troll for that?  tkmorris   Jun-21-08 11:14 PM   #4 
  - Unfortunately the Fourth Amendment was destroyed long before the FISA Bill came along  MagickMuffin   Jun-21-08 11:18 PM   #5 
  - My discussion pertains specifically to the FISA bill.  Tatiana   Jun-21-08 11:26 PM   #8 
  - Not only the telecoms Immunity  OwnedByFerrets   Jun-21-08 11:24 PM   #6 
  - Et tu Tatiana? Rec'd  Catherina   Jun-21-08 11:33 PM   #9 
  - Muchsimas gracias, amiga.  Tatiana   Jun-21-08 11:41 PM   #10 
     - I know we will!  Catherina   Jun-21-08 11:49 PM   #11 
        - Oh, I was FIRED UP this morning and took the L downtown to HQ.  Tatiana   Jun-22-08 12:19 AM   #13 
           - Time can't fly fast enough on this one!  Catherina   Jun-22-08 12:26 AM   #14 
  - We all have our crusades...4th is lame, but I proudly champion the 18th with vigor  Oregone   Jun-21-08 11:57 PM   #12 
  - $$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$ that is why.oh and bribery!! eom  flyarm   Jun-22-08 02:02 AM   #15 
  - Like being called a 'focus group'  windoe   Jun-22-08 06:07 PM   #16 
  - Arlen makes plenty of reasoned arguments  Jake3463   Jun-22-08 06:11 PM   #17 
  - Apparently the real trolls learned a new phrase but didn't bother to  Cleita   Jun-22-08 06:17 PM   #18 
  - Phone number to call Obama campaign and ask Obama to vote against FISA bill  Eric J in MN   Jun-22-08 06:57 PM   #19 
  - Is that what you think you're doing?  woolldog   Jun-22-08 09:23 PM   #20 
  - Voting for this dog will NOT help him win, and may help him lose.  dailykoff   Jun-22-08 09:25 PM   #21 
  - It removes a cheap talking point for the GOP to use against him.  woolldog   Jun-22-08 09:28 PM   #23 
     - WHAT talking point? That Obama doesn't support unconstitutional eavesdropping?  dailykoff   Jun-22-08 09:30 PM   #25 
  - I know, I know... ideological purity blah blah blah. Can you walk and chew gum at the same time?  Tatiana   Jun-22-08 09:29 PM   #24 
  - I'll stand aside and watch as the far left  woolldog   Jun-22-08 09:32 PM   #27 
     - A-skeered of the Republicans. For shame.  Tatiana   Jun-22-08 09:35 PM   #29 
     - yeah, I'm scared  woolldog   Jun-22-08 09:48 PM   #34 
        - What cheap talking point? That Obama opposes warrantless wiretapping and telecom immunity?  Tatiana   Jun-22-08 10:04 PM   #38 
           - the great thing is  woolldog   Jun-22-08 10:09 PM   #40 
              - Well, the Move-on thing gets a thumbs down from me. Not a great approach.  Tatiana   Jun-22-08 10:30 PM   #43 
     - THIS is how the repubs win.  Zachstar   Jun-22-08 11:15 PM   #50 
     - hear hear  Two Americas   Jun-22-08 11:18 PM   #52 
     - They should ask Harold Ford Jr. how that worked out for him. n/t  Tatiana   Jun-22-08 11:33 PM   #56 
     - Very high-minded of you.  woolldog   Jun-22-08 11:32 PM   #55 
     - stop working on lame excuses  Two Americas   Jun-22-08 11:15 PM   #51 
        - Not excuses, observation.  woolldog   Jun-22-08 11:28 PM   #54 
           - false premise there  Two Americas   Jun-22-08 11:54 PM   #57 
              - my desire is to have Obama elected. Period.  woolldog   Jun-23-08 12:09 AM   #58 
                 - so you say  Two Americas   Jun-23-08 12:17 AM   #59 
                    - How noble of you.  woolldog   Jun-23-08 12:21 AM   #60 
                       - You keep saying that.  Zachstar   Jun-23-08 01:00 AM   #64 
                          - I mean it.  woolldog   Jun-23-08 01:04 AM   #65 
                             - Actually I could care less at this point.  Zachstar   Jun-23-08 01:40 AM   #72 
                                - n/t  woolldog   Jun-23-08 02:14 AM   #73 
  - With the FISA bill, plenty.  rug   Jun-22-08 09:31 PM   #26 
  - The self-righteousness is hilarious.  woolldog   Jun-22-08 09:34 PM   #28 
     - Your face is hilarious.  rug   Jun-22-08 09:35 PM   #30 
        - huh?  woolldog   Jun-22-08 09:40 PM   #32 
  - helping McCain  Two Americas   Jun-22-08 10:03 PM   #37 
     - How high-minded and noble of you.  woolldog   Jun-22-08 10:35 PM   #45 
  - Contact Senator Reid at (202) 224-3542 - Ask him to keep the FISA Bill from coming to a vote.  FrenchieCat   Jun-22-08 09:26 PM   #22 
  - thanks Frenchie  dailykoff   Jun-22-08 09:35 PM   #31 
  - Well, that part we don't know. I have written my letter to him already....  FrenchieCat   Jun-22-08 09:50 PM   #35 
  - Thanks for posting that here, Frenchie! n/t  Tatiana   Jun-22-08 09:41 PM   #33 
  - thanks so much  Two Americas   Jun-22-08 10:09 PM   #39 
  - Have you made an original post with this info in it? If you have and I missed it I apologize.  musicblind   Jun-23-08 12:38 AM   #62 
  - Frenchie, kudos for saying that  davidpdx   Jun-23-08 03:30 AM   #77 
  - I just find it odd that we are giving advice to Senator Obama when he is  grantcart   Jun-22-08 10:02 PM   #36 
  - I like to think of it as very respectfully asking him to do the right thing.  Tatiana   Jun-22-08 10:20 PM   #41 
  - Thanks for the John Dean statement,  zidzi   Jun-22-08 10:25 PM   #42 
     - He made a lot of sense. I'm so glad Keith had him on. Here is a link to the video:  Tatiana   Jun-22-08 10:34 PM   #44 
        - Thanks, I hope all our  zidzi   Jun-22-08 10:49 PM   #46 
  - good grief  Two Americas   Jun-23-08 12:28 AM   #61 
     - lol beyond absurd - he has outline program after program about  grantcart   Jun-23-08 12:55 AM   #63 
        - I am not criticizing Obama  Two Americas   Jun-23-08 01:05 AM   #66 
        - There is nothing wrong with constructive criticism. And I won't save mine for after Obama is eleted.  Tatiana   Jun-23-08 01:23 AM   #68 
           - Is Leahy running for President?  woolldog   Jun-23-08 01:29 AM   #69 
              - I was speaking to Constitutional experience. What's the political risk in opposing it? n/t  Tatiana   Jun-23-08 01:32 AM   #70 
                 - None to speak of in Vermont.  woolldog   Jun-23-08 03:17 AM   #74 
                    - Nationally RE: Obama... what's the political risk in opposing it?  Tatiana   Jun-23-08 03:21 AM   #75 
                       - what's that supposed to mean?  woolldog   Jun-23-08 03:25 AM   #76 
  - SHELDON WHITEHOUSE ON SPYING DEC. 2007:  Tatiana   Jun-22-08 10:52 PM   #47 
  - KEITH OLBERMANN (10-16-07) ON PRE-9/11 SPYING:  Tatiana   Jun-22-08 11:05 PM   #48 
  - Its sickening what lengths people go to to defend the dem at any cost.  Zachstar   Jun-22-08 11:11 PM   #49 
  - Even Huckabee is against warrantless wiretapping!  Tatiana   Jun-22-08 11:26 PM   #53 
  - Too late to rec, but I would if I could.  Maddy McCall   Jun-23-08 01:07 AM   #67 
  - K&R.  FarceOfNature   Jun-23-08 01:38 AM   #71 
 

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