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tuvor Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Oct-02-06 11:29 PM
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24. Of COURSE the Internet made the story possible.
Edited on Mon Oct-02-06 11:32 PM by tuvor
Anyone ever send sexually-charged text messages before the Internet?
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  -'The Internet made the (Predatorgate) story possible'--Brian Ross, ABC ProgressiveEconomist  Oct-02-06 02:48 PM   #0 
  - Yeah, 'cuz in the olden days  gratuitous   Oct-02-06 02:50 PM   #1 
  - That too. But IMO MANY more reporters now will add active blogs to their  ProgressiveEconomist   Oct-02-06 03:03 PM   #5 
  - there they go again  C_U_L8R   Oct-02-06 03:00 PM   #2 
  - ok so now the republicans will blame Al Gore.  chimpsrsmarter   Oct-02-06 03:02 PM   #3 
  - I remember how quickly Pukes voted to dump The Starr Report online  npincus   Oct-02-06 03:02 PM   #4 
  - From what I've heard text messaging was where he acted up the most.  The Wielding Truth   Oct-02-06 03:07 PM   #6 
  - wow, Reading comprehension is taking a beating on this thread  onenote   Oct-02-06 03:09 PM   #7 
  - On the other hand, desire to be first to respond to a new thread  ProgressiveEconomist   Oct-02-06 03:25 PM   #8 
  - nothing wrong with your thread or its title  onenote   Oct-02-06 03:28 PM   #9 
     - Remember that line from 'The Front Page': Who's going to read the THIRD  ProgressiveEconomist   Oct-02-06 03:31 PM   #11 
  - I know, without the internet the pages could not have sent it to Ross  IChing   Oct-02-06 03:30 PM   #10 
     - And Ross's posting must have triggered a burst of furious  ProgressiveEconomist   Oct-02-06 03:40 PM   #13 
  - Here's my take on it:  calimary   Oct-02-06 03:31 PM   #12 
  - Just Rd it for Greatest. IMO, the detail about Foleys MO is CRUCIAL. Both  ProgressiveEconomist   Oct-02-06 04:02 PM   #14 
  - He had the radio morning show with Stern, right?  The Count   Oct-02-06 11:21 PM   #22 
  - I'm pretty sure though that the IBM Selectric typewriter was not  high density   Oct-02-06 04:06 PM   #15 
  - Sure, since we have not yet seen any former Pages denounce Foley  ProgressiveEconomist   Oct-02-06 04:27 PM   #16 
  - I was thinking this while driving today. The internet gave this story its  helderheid   Oct-02-06 04:29 PM   #17 
  - What do you think of my idea for a new thread? See post #14  ProgressiveEconomist   Oct-02-06 04:59 PM   #18 
     - go for it and I think you're right on  helderheid   Oct-02-06 05:08 PM   #20 
  - Sorry.. it's more likely a HUGH lapse in judgement on Foley's part  SoCalDem   Oct-02-06 05:07 PM   #19 
  - kick  ProgressiveEconomist   Oct-02-06 09:31 PM   #21 
  - Good for the internets, glad they are of use in things like this.  uppityperson   Oct-02-06 11:25 PM   #23 
  - Of COURSE the Internet made the story possible.  tuvor   Oct-02-06 11:29 PM   #24 
     - Yeah Telegrams are not as conducive to lewd exchanges  Moochy   Oct-02-06 11:36 PM   #25 
        - LOL  tuvor   Oct-02-06 11:41 PM   #26 

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