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20. Good info on the deposition and links to background from this article
Edited on Sat Dec-20-08 01:32 PM by btmlndfrmr


with John Michael Spinelli

Connell Deposition Sealed on Answers to Threats from Karl Rove Threats, Govtech Trade Secrets

Columbus, Ohio: Mike Connell, a long-time Bush family IT handyman who whose religious convictions and political ideology have driven him to work exclusively for Republican grops and officeholders, endured two hours of deposition ordered last Friday by a Federal court judge in Cleveland, according Clifford O. Arnebeck, who after questioning the computer experts some call the high-IQ Forrest Gump of the computer world, "If there's any concern about Connell not being a team player, there's no need for that concern."

In an email to OhioNewsBureau from one ePluribus Media researcher who had talked with Mr. Arnebeck following today's deposition, Mr. Connell was "very relaxed" but an "obstructionist" when it came time to answer Arnebecks questions about his role in 2004 and 2004 designing Ohio election computer systems, whether he had been threatened by Karl Rove to not implicate "Bush's Brain" in voting corruption practices during the last eight years and what he knew about Triad, a technology company hosting the voter registration databases of 55 of Ohio's 88 counties sources, and whether they stole votes from Democrat John Kerry to President Bush in Ohio, and maybe other states then and now, as some suspect happened in previous elections.

Anatomy of a Deposition

"This is about politics...seeking to re-try an election that has already taken place," said James Ervin, one of the defense attorneys in court in Cleveland last Friday on behalf of their client Mike Connell. Mike the IT Guru could become as famous as Joe The Plumber, but for different services. Whereas Joe The Plumber says he cleans out drains to make water flow freely despite not being a licensed plumber, Mike the IT Guru may being using his considerable computer expertise to allow votes to flow freely from Democratic candidates like Kerry in 2004 to Republican candidates, as Mr. Arnebeck and others hope deposing him will show. A data security expert lending his credibility and expertise to Mr. Arnebeck said Mr. Connell is extremely adept at designing and managing computer architecture such that it can be "tuned" to Republican candidates like President Bush in 2004 and maybe John McCain now, who he worked for after leaving the White House but who he says he no longer works for.

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  -I've been very skeptical of the Spoonamore story. Connell killed in a smallplane crash changes that. Wilms  Dec-20-08 12:16 AM   #0 
  - You mean  The Village Idiot   Dec-20-08 12:57 AM   #1 
  - Oh please....  Dr_eldritch   Dec-20-08 01:15 AM   #3 
     - i feel they gave Reagan a Lobotomy before the Iran Contra hearings, dont get Alzheimer's overnight..  sam sarrha   Dec-20-08 05:10 AM   #9 
  - OMIGAWD !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  diva77   Dec-20-08 01:07 AM   #2 
  - I'm sorry, but I've lost track...  Orrex   Dec-20-08 01:17 AM   #4 
  - This Spoonamore story  starroute   Dec-20-08 01:24 AM   #5 
     - Ah--thanks.  Orrex   Dec-20-08 07:54 AM   #12 
  - I hate to burst everyone's bubble here, but small aircraft flying in  napi21   Dec-20-08 01:36 AM   #6 
  - But there's not just one factor here -- Connell was unique  starroute   Dec-20-08 01:57 AM   #7 
  - Exactly  vanboggie   Dec-20-08 02:44 AM   #8 
  - Stop the Tinfoil. All you guys are acting like Organized Crime is real or something.  judasdisney   Dec-20-08 08:27 AM   #13 
     - thank you  barbtries   Dec-20-08 03:47 PM   #22 
  - i cant figure out why they haven't smothered Novak with a pillow by now,  sam sarrha   Dec-20-08 05:15 AM   #11 
  - maintenance is is paramount, its required by law.. you are wrong on that..  sam sarrha   Dec-20-08 05:12 AM   #10 
  - Funny thing about the timing of breaking news stories and the deaths of informants...  BushDespiser12   Dec-21-08 01:04 AM   #33 
  - WOW. (nt)  btmlndfrmr   Dec-20-08 09:40 AM   #14 
  - Here's a some comments from Larisa from  btmlndfrmr   Dec-20-08 10:02 AM   #15 
  - Now I'm skeptical again.  Wilms   Dec-20-08 10:35 AM   #16 
     - She just updated the blog  btmlndfrmr   Dec-20-08 11:20 AM   #17 
        - The reporting on this whole Spoonamoor/Connell/Arnebeck thing has been awful.  Wilms   Dec-20-08 11:31 AM   #18 
           - Yeah I've followed it.  btmlndfrmr   Dec-20-08 12:17 PM   #19 
           - Good info on the deposition and links to background from this article  btmlndfrmr   Dec-20-08 01:30 PM   #20 
           - So Arnebeck thinks Triad was up to no good in 2K4.  Wilms   Dec-21-08 01:48 AM   #35 
              - Don't forget the database side of Triad then.  btmlndfrmr   Dec-21-08 01:35 PM   #36 
                 - A little more on Triad and the 2008 election  btmlndfrmr   Dec-21-08 03:26 PM   #37 
           - my last reading  barbtries   Dec-20-08 03:49 PM   #23 
              - "she debunked the out of gas story"?? She was the one who introduced it!  Wilms   Dec-20-08 04:06 PM   #24 
              - She had a source in the airport.  btmlndfrmr   Dec-20-08 04:55 PM   #27 
                 - And I quote her from that post...  Wilms   Dec-20-08 05:02 PM   #28 
                    - It was her blog not raw story and updated rather quickly... but i get your point  btmlndfrmr   Dec-20-08 05:18 PM   #29 
                       - I can see the initial knee jerk, too!  Wilms   Dec-20-08 05:20 PM   #30 
              - He ran out of ice? I hate it when that happens!  Bill Bored   Dec-20-08 07:56 PM   #31 
  - Here is my tin foil theory.....suicide to save his family.  yourout   Dec-20-08 01:36 PM   #21 
  - my real tinfoil story  barbtries   Dec-20-08 04:52 PM   #26 
     - Re: Tinfoil Theory  The Village Idiot   Dec-20-08 11:40 PM   #32 
        - that,  barbtries   Dec-21-08 05:19 PM   #38 
           - Yeppers. What you said.  The Village Idiot   Dec-21-08 11:58 PM   #40 
  - Why wack somebody with a plane ? Because is works SO well.  FraDon   Dec-20-08 04:52 PM   #25 
  - Youtube Tv report from Canton Rep  btmlndfrmr   Dec-21-08 01:16 AM   #34 
  - I wonder if there is something in his will about information to be revealed.....  yourout   Dec-21-08 11:13 PM   #39 
  - This does not alter the ruse that was being run. Maybe it is just part of the ruse!!  L. Coyote   Dec-23-08 08:26 PM   #41 

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