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Political Heretic Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Apr-16-09 03:09 PM
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18. Why would you expect that?
Given the statements that were made with the release of the memos.

And given the fact we already have enough information to prosecute.

We're not suffering from a lack of evidence.

We are suffering for a lack of POLITICAL WILL.
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  -Obama on releasing/redacting memos: We have been through a dark and painful chapter in our history ProSense  Apr-16-09 02:36 PM   #0 
  - fine, redact the names of the operators, but prosecute the people who signed the orders  NightWatcher   Apr-16-09 02:37 PM   #1 
  - Exactly  wryter2000   Apr-16-09 02:40 PM   #4 
  - Yeah, we went from  ProSense   Apr-16-09 02:41 PM   #5 
  - I'm with you... The civilian "leadership" is culpable here and should  annabanana   Apr-16-09 05:11 PM   #22 
  - We need to look behind for us to move forward.  bdamomma   Apr-16-09 02:38 PM   #2 
  - I'm not all that interested in going after the CIA operatives  wryter2000   Apr-16-09 02:39 PM   #3 
  - Someone needs to be held accountable, that is PART of RULE OF LAW.  Political Heretic   Apr-16-09 02:44 PM   #7 
     - All the bellyaching about Obama not releasing the memos.  ProSense   Apr-16-09 02:47 PM   #13 
        - Why would you expect that?  Political Heretic   Apr-16-09 03:09 PM   #18 
  - I don't know what you're woo hooing, there is some serious bullshit in that announcement:  Political Heretic   Apr-16-09 02:42 PM   #6 
  - What? Who cares? Read  ProSense   Apr-16-09 02:45 PM   #9 
  - "some people seem disappointed that he's releasing the memos."  HiFructosePronSyrup   Apr-16-09 02:49 PM   #14 
  - I, for one, am glad they are being released. I, for one, am upset  rateyes   Apr-16-09 03:03 PM   #16 
  - Nobody's Here Is Upset He Released The Memo's - We Applaud That......  global1   Apr-16-09 03:35 PM   #20 
  - Who cares? Are you fucking serious?  Political Heretic   Apr-16-09 03:08 PM   #17 
     - Yes, I am "fucking" serious.  ProSense   Apr-16-09 03:29 PM   #19 
        - I'm sorry you consider not standing up on torture to be "nitpicking"  Political Heretic   Apr-16-09 04:44 PM   #21 
  - I'm so sorry for your lose, PH.  HiFructosePronSyrup   Apr-16-09 02:46 PM   #11 
  - I'm good with this  Adelante   Apr-16-09 02:45 PM   #8 
  - That's the Barack I know!  WeDidIt   Apr-16-09 02:45 PM   #10 
  - Fox is already spinning  ErinBerin84   Apr-16-09 02:47 PM   #12 
  - Works for me. Prosecute those that ordered torture. n/t  AtomicKitten   Apr-16-09 02:49 PM   #15 
  - only a cursory view of the memos reveals that more than names were redacted  Supersedeas   Apr-16-09 05:17 PM   #23 
  - I don't see that  ProSense   Apr-16-09 05:28 PM   #25 
     - I cited the specific reference -- have a look for yourself  Supersedeas   Apr-16-09 05:48 PM   #26 
        - Thanks, I believe that 's why I stated that I don't see that. Here:  ProSense   Apr-16-09 06:02 PM   #27 
  - I give him credit for releasing the memos at least  mvd   Apr-16-09 05:20 PM   #24 

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