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The Doctor. Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Mar-16-09 08:00 PM
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24. Just to add;
"No Shit"

I think the simple answer is that the defense contractors own more of the corporate media than Wall Street ever did.

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  -Where was the "Populist" Outrage when Billions went missing in Iraq? FrenchieCat  Mar-16-09 05:25 PM   #0 
  - It went the way of the MIHOP 9/11 attacks. nt  valerief   Mar-16-09 05:26 PM   #1 
  - Oh that little thing  PBS Poll-435   Mar-16-09 05:28 PM   #2 
  - Billions missing in Iraq.... the companies who were responsible are  HysteryDiagnosis   Mar-16-09 05:30 PM   #3 
  - I wish folks here, who also are playing into the "We are Outrage"  FrenchieCat   Mar-16-09 05:31 PM   #4 
  - I wish folks here, who also are playing into the "We are Outrage" game  FrenchieCat   Mar-16-09 05:31 PM   #5 
  - No one cared because that was a righteous cause. Oh, wait...  babylonsister   Mar-16-09 05:31 PM   #6 
  - I'm just suspicious as to why the Media is outrage today.....  FrenchieCat   Mar-16-09 05:36 PM   #9 
     - Let me venture a guess. Their corporate rethug agenda?  babylonsister   Mar-16-09 05:42 PM   #11 
     - I think it's because they want to play down the SBA loans available  Life Long Dem   Mar-16-09 05:45 PM   #14 
  - $100 million cash missing, media goes ho hum  Uzybone   Mar-16-09 05:32 PM   #7 
  - It was considered unpatriotic to question a President in a time of war.  Wapsie B   Mar-16-09 05:34 PM   #8 
  - What do you call the current military actions in Iraq and Afghanistan? n/t  TBF   Mar-16-09 06:15 PM   #19 
  - Some network parent companies made war profits in other company divisions.  polichick   Mar-16-09 05:40 PM   #10 
  - The day after the missing money story broke....  vinylsolution   Mar-16-09 05:42 PM   #12 
  - Very suspicious timing.  masuki bance   Mar-16-09 05:54 PM   #16 
  - They were mowing  Turbineguy   Mar-16-09 05:42 PM   #13 
  - The corporatemediaWhoredom is in charge  Cha   Mar-16-09 05:52 PM   #15 
  - Here's my opinion Frenchie, I offer it free and guarantee it worth every cent.  rhett o rick   Mar-16-09 06:09 PM   #17 
  - but but but..  iamthebandfanman   Mar-16-09 06:11 PM   #18 
  - No Shit!  demo dutch   Mar-16-09 06:16 PM   #20 
  - Add nearly 5000 troops, dead and thousands more of Iraqis.  vaberella   Mar-16-09 06:18 PM   #21 
  - Yeah, well I'm outraged at ALL of it  Celebration   Mar-16-09 06:39 PM   #22 
  - Go ahead, get really, really mad. You even have the right to explode!  FrenchieCat   Mar-16-09 07:47 PM   #23 
     - well, of course the opposition will use this  Celebration   Mar-16-09 08:14 PM   #25 
        - Cuomo can 'dig them out' of what?  stillcool   Mar-17-09 10:16 AM   #39 
           - I'm just hoping that Cuomo isn't  Celebration   Mar-17-09 11:33 AM   #42 
              - I'm not understanding this..  stillcool   Mar-17-09 12:24 PM   #45 
              - They are all targets......  FrenchieCat   Mar-17-09 01:50 PM   #46 
  - Just to add;  The Doctor.   Mar-16-09 08:00 PM   #24 
  - More than $125 billion missing, including $9 billion soon after Paul Bremer stepped down.  4lbs   Mar-16-09 08:17 PM   #26 
  - But that's honkey dorey!  FrenchieCat   Mar-16-09 09:57 PM   #31 
  - Taxpayers dollars only matter when they go to "the undeserving."  Naturyl   Mar-16-09 08:40 PM   #27 
  - People, this actually was a"pallet of hard cash (the greenies that disappeared and  Imagevision   Mar-16-09 08:44 PM   #28 
  - Most "fiscal conservatives" are willing to exempt any military-related spending  last_texas_dem   Mar-16-09 09:49 PM   #29 
  - Brilliant question. eom  chieftain   Mar-16-09 09:54 PM   #30 
  - Thank you.  FrenchieCat   Mar-16-09 09:59 PM   #32 
  - Don't forget the 3 trillion missing out of the Pentagon..  winyanstaz   Mar-16-09 10:01 PM   #33 
  - it's easy to forget, when there is no Outrage instructions  FrenchieCat   Mar-16-09 10:02 PM   #34 
  - FAUX would like you to know they were outraged  npk   Mar-16-09 11:53 PM   #35 
  - and it wasn't put on Youtube! :(  FrenchieCat   Mar-17-09 12:27 AM   #36 
  - It doesn't exist, defense spending is sacred in our political culture  Hippo_Tron   Mar-17-09 02:36 AM   #37 
  - Yeah..they're way late to the 'outrage' party...  stillcool   Mar-17-09 10:08 AM   #38 
  - I don't think that the party is actually in our honor.....  FrenchieCat   Mar-17-09 10:59 AM   #40 
     - I think their parties are always..  stillcool   Mar-17-09 11:16 AM   #41 
        - Point taken.  FrenchieCat   Mar-17-09 11:58 AM   #43 
           - well don't need..  stillcool   Mar-17-09 12:04 PM   #44 
  - went? hell, billions are STILL going missing over there  Blue_Tires   Mar-17-09 03:09 PM   #47 
  - It was squashed by the media and the threat of being called unpatriotic.  dcindian   Mar-17-09 03:16 PM   #48 
  - The corporatemediawhoredom kept it  Cha   Mar-17-09 03:26 PM   #49 
  - Good question. I suggested "IAG bonuses=red herring" and got panned for it. nt  eppur_se_muova   Mar-17-09 03:28 PM   #50 
  - That was to "protect our freedoms" as a RWer said when asked this very  jenmito   Mar-17-09 03:31 PM   #51 
  - "Why is that?" you ask!  Tim4319   Mar-17-09 03:48 PM   #52 

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