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PATRICK Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri May-05-06 10:27 PM
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10. Two ways to look at
Negroponte rushing in but both reach the same conclusion. He and his circle will decide the next reorganization of the Intel community. He would have been brought in anyway to help clean up this mess in his official role so it might not be a planned beheading. Goss has only shown himself a liability in the scandal suggestions. There was no need to replace him from the CIA's already emasculated national role. What gets an official to resign or be replaced? Chertoff is still around. Scapegoats get tossed to the wolves occasionally. Moderate non-cronies drop like leaves.

Probably a big scandal of the type to disgust Bush's "solid base" of sex-based moralists. All policy is politics chez Bush.
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  -So, Porter Goss is gone because Negroponte rode into the mix... bridgit  May-05-06 09:50 PM   #0 
  - It's the last meme of the mediawhores...my local news too  robbedvoter   May-05-06 09:52 PM   #1 
  - it's like randi mentioned today, the 'hookerz' weren't gender specific...  bridgit   May-05-06 09:58 PM   #3 
  - As Olbermann posited, is the CIA going the way of FEMA? nt  babylonsister   May-05-06 09:57 PM   #2 
  - Ha! Absolutely not! They've been leaking like crazy since....  Media_Lies_Daily   May-05-06 10:05 PM   #5 
     - So they could both become nonentities. nt  babylonsister   May-05-06 10:17 PM   #8 
  - That's the official cover story, yes. But is it the real reason? No.  Media_Lies_Daily   May-05-06 10:00 PM   #4 
  - i think they're getting ready to jump iran and they want someone...  bridgit   May-05-06 10:05 PM   #6 
     - I think that may be why key NeoCons are getting removed....  Media_Lies_Daily   May-05-06 10:15 PM   #7 
        - were they to try imo the entire world would spontaneously combust...  bridgit   May-05-06 10:18 PM   #9 
  - Two ways to look at  PATRICK   May-05-06 10:27 PM   #10 
  - that seems right...  bridgit   May-05-06 10:34 PM   #11 
  - See my post (number 12, below)  Jack Rabbit   May-05-06 10:38 PM   #13 
  - I'm trying to figure Negroponte out in this  Jack Rabbit   May-05-06 10:34 PM   #12 
  - this cheney/nixon/bush admin is nothing if not a gang of cut throats...  bridgit   May-05-06 10:45 PM   #14 
  - I'm not saying that Negroponte doesn't have to go  Jack Rabbit   May-05-06 11:07 PM   #15 
     - no sir, i do hear you; after a push away from human intel gathering...  bridgit   May-06-06 02:09 AM   #17 
        - If I were one of those artificial persons, I wouldn't be happy with Goss  Jack Rabbit   May-06-06 10:48 AM   #18 
           - i think that's right, call me old fashioned, but i think there's more...  bridgit   May-06-06 12:45 PM   #20 
  - I think your analyisis  Chomp   May-06-06 10:59 AM   #19 
  - I don't buy the story  incapsulated   May-05-06 11:11 PM   #16 
 

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