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jonnyblitz Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-10-06 09:54 AM
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79. I think it is legitimate to discuss the merits of this terror alert story
on it's own but to make it into an international conspiracy to keep the CT DEM primary off the news based on NO PROOF is flaky.
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  -Wow, GD sure is informative today. asthmaticeog  Aug-10-06 08:48 AM   #0 
  - As it turns out, yes we are  bryant69   Aug-10-06 08:50 AM   #1 
  - Not to mention that it's time to make random calls to members of Congress  Richardo   Aug-10-06 08:50 AM   #2 
  - I called and when they answered, I said...  Prag   Aug-10-06 09:13 AM   #42 
  - your opinion is appreciated, as are others  Philosoraptor   Aug-10-06 08:50 AM   #3 
  - Wow.  Whirlybird   Aug-10-06 08:52 AM   #4 
  - Personally i'm on the side of people who support me  bryant69   Aug-10-06 08:53 AM   #8 
  - Wow  dolo amber   Aug-10-06 08:53 AM   #9 
  - Thank you!  Whirlybird   Aug-10-06 08:56 AM   #15 
     - So what's a "real" Democrat?  asthmaticeog   Aug-10-06 09:00 AM   #19 
     - It is one who does not use hostile words when they disagree.  Whirlybird   Aug-10-06 09:05 AM   #26 
        - ...  dolo amber   Aug-10-06 09:07 AM   #33 
        - I take it that you disagree with that?  Whirlybird   Aug-10-06 09:11 AM   #36 
        - "Son?"  asthmaticeog   Aug-10-06 09:10 AM   #35 
        - DAD? What are you doing here?  Dora   Aug-10-06 09:13 AM   #44 
        - Could you now explain to me how I might go fuck myself? n/t  kgfnally   Aug-10-06 01:34 PM   #92 
     - I bet I can spot the "real" Democrats in this thread.  prolesunited   Aug-10-06 09:02 AM   # 
     - Me too.  Richardo   Aug-10-06 09:03 AM   #23 
        - Is that your puppy?  Whirlybird   Aug-10-06 09:06 AM   #29 
  - I like your profile.  whoisalhedges   Aug-10-06 09:15 AM   #47 
     - Woo hoo! Bye Whirly.  blonndee   Aug-10-06 09:18 AM   #52 
     - Good One  otohara   Aug-10-06 10:05 AM   #83 
  - what are the facts of this terror scare ?  C_U_L8R   Aug-10-06 08:52 AM   #5 
  - yes, Chertoff's "suggestive of al-quida"--then in same sentence he  rodeodance   Aug-10-06 08:55 AM   #10 
  - I agree that all the facts aren't in.  asthmaticeog   Aug-10-06 09:05 AM   #25 
     - It's not the idea that there was SOME KIND OF TERROR PLOT  mhatrw   Aug-10-06 01:32 PM   #90 
  - o AND WE ARE ALL GOING TO GET DIEBOLDED  TheBorealAvenger   Aug-10-06 08:53 AM   #6 
  - Thanks.  mmonk   Aug-10-06 08:53 AM   #7 
  - What does non-operational mean?  bryant69   Aug-10-06 08:56 AM   #14 
     - It was a plan without further development by some British  mmonk   Aug-10-06 09:00 AM   #18 
        - How close were they to making it operational?  bryant69   Aug-10-06 09:04 AM   #24 
           - Taking such actions seriously  mmonk   Aug-10-06 09:12 AM   #40 
           - The media isn't making this into big news. BushCo shouting  mhatrw   Aug-10-06 01:34 PM   #91 
  - good post!  jonnyblitz   Aug-10-06 08:55 AM   #11 
  - I agree. How selfish is this country?  originalpckelly   Aug-10-06 09:07 AM   #32 
     - This could go on for quite some time for some time.  jonnyblitz   Aug-10-06 09:15 AM   #48 
     - So it's a "conspiracy theory" to suggest that BushCo is  mhatrw   Aug-10-06 01:38 PM   #93 
     - The rest of them, I'll bet. (n/t)  Posteritatis   Aug-10-06 01:44 PM   # 
  - Why are you fighting so hard  zanne   Aug-10-06 08:55 AM   #12 
  - I'd like to agree with the OP  bryant69   Aug-10-06 09:01 AM   #20 
  - You're entitled to your opinion...  zanne   Aug-10-06 09:06 AM   #30 
  - provoke people to discussion? Isn't that what this board is all about?  bryant69   Aug-10-06 09:09 AM   #34 
     - I guess you've got a point to prove...  zanne   Aug-10-06 09:32 AM   #60 
        - And experience shows me you don't really want to answer  bryant69   Aug-10-06 09:40 AM   #69 
           - The administration and people who support it...  zanne   Aug-10-06 09:44 AM   #73 
              - All or nothing?  bryant69   Aug-10-06 09:46 AM   #76 
                 - Last word!  zanne   Aug-10-06 11:45 AM   #89 
                 - Yep! Mmm, Turing-test-flunking goodness. :9  Posteritatis   Aug-10-06 01:48 PM   #100 
  - Great. So like to vote into the aether as well.  mhatrw   Aug-10-06 01:41 PM   #94 
  - Why are you using the administrations tactics?  GirlinContempt   Aug-10-06 09:27 AM   #56 
  - Yes we are reactionary...........  BooScout   Aug-10-06 08:56 AM   #13 
  - Yours makes slightly more sense  muriel_volestrangler   Aug-10-06 09:34 AM   #61 
  - The 5739 "false alarms at politically convent times" may have...  Junkdrawer   Aug-10-06 08:58 AM   #16 
  - CODE RED! CODE RED! CODE RED!  mhatrw   Aug-10-06 01:43 PM   #95 
  - When they use hyperbole to ramp up the FEAR FACTOR I am skeptical  patdem   Aug-10-06 09:00 AM   #17 
  - Seious Question: If this EXACT thing was attempted in the Bojinka flight  elehhhhna   Aug-10-06 09:02 AM   #21 
  - It'd be funny if it weren't sad.  Spider Jerusalem   Aug-10-06 09:02 AM   #22 
  - Our media and the Dept of Homeland Security  mmonk   Aug-10-06 09:05 AM   #27 
  - But:  Spider Jerusalem   Aug-10-06 09:07 AM   #31 
     - I don't make that claim.  mmonk   Aug-10-06 09:17 AM   #50 
  - CODE RED! CODE RED! CODE RED!  mhatrw   Aug-10-06 01:45 PM   #98 
  - The Chimp who cried "Terra!"  npincus   Aug-10-06 09:06 AM   #28 
  - Its disappointing  Jacobin   Aug-10-06 09:11 AM   #37 
  - Wanting And Being Able To Do So. . .  ProfessorGAC   Aug-10-06 09:15 AM   #49 
  - And why is that?  Jacobin   Aug-10-06 09:19 AM   #53 
     - Wrong  ProfessorGAC   Aug-10-06 09:34 AM   #63 
        - Apparently, this guy didn't understand that it was impossible  Jacobin   Aug-10-06 10:27 AM   #86 
           - I Don't Believe The Story As Told  ProfessorGAC   Aug-10-06 10:35 AM   #87 
              - Okay. Ignore the facts that discount your beliefs  Jacobin   Aug-10-06 10:42 AM   #88 
  - CODE RED! CODE RED! CODE RED!  mhatrw   Aug-10-06 01:46 PM   #99 
  - Everyone is so clueless  NoPasaran   Aug-10-06 09:11 AM   #38 
  - Your ideas intrigue me  NoMoreMyths   Aug-10-06 09:15 AM   #46 
  - Some of us are writing with all due cynicism, sarcasm, and from  higher class   Aug-10-06 09:12 AM   #39 
  - We have the right to question the lying * administration. Rove is there!  The Wielding Truth   Aug-10-06 09:38 AM   #67 
  - There's no doubt that the media is seriously overinflating this.  Cathyclysmic   Aug-10-06 09:12 AM   #41 
  - Nice one  sufrommich   Aug-10-06 09:13 AM   #43 
  - Don't let them drive you away.  asthmaticeog   Aug-10-06 09:31 AM   #58 
  - CODE RED! CODE RED! CODE RED!  mhatrw   Aug-10-06 01:49 PM   #101 
  - Okay, bye! n/t  blonndee   Aug-10-06 09:39 AM   #68 
  - Reactionary, no. Cynical and skeptical, yes. n/t  Norquist Nemesis   Aug-10-06 09:14 AM   #45 
  - Well, yesterday I learned from Tony Snow that...  Virginia Dare   Aug-10-06 09:17 AM   #51 
  - And yeah, that's all bullshit.  asthmaticeog   Aug-10-06 09:23 AM   #54 
     - I haven't seen the "Rove's behind it" comments...  Virginia Dare   Aug-10-06 10:18 AM   #85 
  - For a real education, spend some time in the dungeon...  SidDithers   Aug-10-06 09:26 AM   #55 
  - Get. OUT!  asthmaticeog   Aug-10-06 09:28 AM   #57 
  - No, pure speculation on my part...  SidDithers   Aug-10-06 09:37 AM   #65 
     - break out the bunny cages!  WoodrowFan   Aug-10-06 09:43 AM   #71 
        - A DU Classic Moment...  SidDithers   Aug-10-06 09:51 AM   #77 
           - Hah! I remember that one.  quantessd   Aug-10-06 01:44 PM   #97 
  - You should start that thread there  The Straight Story   Aug-10-06 01:43 PM   #96 
  - CODE RED! CODE RED! CODE RED!  mhatrw   Aug-10-06 01:52 PM   #102 
  - K&R!  WoodrowFan   Aug-10-06 09:32 AM   #59 
  - GD and DU are informative EVERY DAY  Philosoraptor   Aug-10-06 09:34 AM   #62 
  - Only in the most feverish conspiracy laden brain...  Snivi Yllom   Aug-10-06 09:36 AM   #64 
  - Hmmm, how long was this known before * media used it?  The Wielding Truth   Aug-10-06 09:41 AM   #70 
  - I like Josh Marshall's comment.  WoodrowFan   Aug-10-06 09:38 AM   #66 
  - There is no doubt Rove isn't above taking advantage of this.  mmonk   Aug-10-06 09:45 AM   #74 
  - There's no need to dismiss it all out of hand, however.  porphyrian   Aug-10-06 09:43 AM   #72 
  - True, but notice I was being specific.  asthmaticeog   Aug-10-06 10:02 AM   #80 
     - The US media didn't go to CODE RED over this, asthmaticeog.  mhatrw   Aug-10-06 01:55 PM   #104 
  - welcome to GD!  LSK   Aug-10-06 09:46 AM   #75 
  - "An' you know what they said? Well, some of it was true!"--London Calling,  milkyway   Aug-10-06 09:52 AM   #78 
  - I think it is legitimate to discuss the merits of this terror alert story  jonnyblitz   Aug-10-06 09:54 AM   #79 
  - If only I could have been so succinct.  asthmaticeog   Aug-10-06 10:03 AM   #81 
  - I think Cracker Barrel and Olive Garden should be investigated as well.  Midlodemocrat   Aug-10-06 10:04 AM   #82 
  - !  asthmaticeog   Aug-10-06 10:13 AM   #84 
  - Fight between Daily Kos and MI6  Generator   Aug-10-06 01:54 PM   #103 
 

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