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originalpckelly Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-19-07 06:39 PM
Response to Reply #29
31. True indeed. True indeed...
but I don't exactly want to use that type of inflammatory rhetoric.
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  -Chavez asked for and received "special presidential powers" for a period of 18 months: originalpckelly  Jan-19-07 05:12 PM   #0 
  - another duplicate thread  Robbien   Jan-19-07 05:14 PM   #1 
  - No, it can't be, at least in GD. I searched...  originalpckelly   Jan-19-07 05:16 PM   #4 
  - This story came out days ago  Robbien   Jan-19-07 05:26 PM   #10 
     - No, that's not the story. The story is that Chavez has the power to rule...  originalpckelly   Jan-19-07 05:27 PM   #12 
        - which is how he will get back Venezuela's resources  Robbien   Jan-19-07 05:35 PM   #20 
           - Excuse me, but I consider any person with the ability to rule...  originalpckelly   Jan-19-07 05:39 PM   #23 
  - While it isn't a duplicate from GD, where I searched for a dupe...  originalpckelly   Jan-19-07 11:00 PM   #48 
  - I'm a socialist and I don't agree with Chavez on this ...  cool user name   Jan-19-07 05:15 PM   #2 
  - I didn't even know he'd done this before...  originalpckelly   Jan-19-07 05:22 PM   #9 
  - Good for him...  stillcool47   Jan-19-07 05:15 PM   #3 
  - Yeah, and throw checks and balances out the window.  originalpckelly   Jan-19-07 05:17 PM   #5 
     - I wouldn't worry...  stillcool47   Jan-19-07 05:27 PM   #11 
        - Why is it that you can only think I support our policy?  originalpckelly   Jan-19-07 05:30 PM   #14 
           - because I read?  stillcool47   Jan-19-07 06:50 PM   #33 
              - You've made the assumption that I blindly support our policy toward...  originalpckelly   Jan-19-07 06:55 PM   #34 
  - And he has 100% of support in Congress...  arcos   Jan-19-07 05:17 PM   #6 
  - Que estan diciendo en San Jos ahora sobre esto?  Swamp Rat   Jan-19-07 05:34 PM   #19 
  - Special presidential powers? Copy cat.  mmonk   Jan-19-07 05:17 PM   #7 
  - I know, it sounds like the "Patriot Act" only even worse.  originalpckelly   Jan-19-07 05:18 PM   #8 
     - Keep wringing your hands and saying 'bigbusiness good Chavez bad'  Robbien   Jan-19-07 05:31 PM   #15 
        - There is a difference between not supporting a dictator...  originalpckelly   Jan-19-07 05:32 PM   #18 
  - Why would they do that?  John Gauger   Jan-19-07 05:30 PM   #13 
  - Enabling Act  Cruzan   Jan-19-07 05:31 PM   #16 
  - Thanks For The Story. It Helps To Further Solidify My Lack Of Respect For Him And Remind Me  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Jan-19-07 05:31 PM   #17 
  - I think the problem is that there are people blindly following him and...  originalpckelly   Jan-19-07 05:38 PM   #21 
  - "He's not Hitler"...  regnaD kciN   Jan-19-07 06:29 PM   #29 
     - True indeed. True indeed...  originalpckelly   Jan-19-07 06:39 PM   #31 
  - It's important to be able to do that.  John Gauger   Jan-19-07 05:48 PM   #25 
  - Me too.  MJDuncan1982   Jan-19-07 06:17 PM   #27 
  - Same old shit all over again. So I guess the legislature in Venezuela  MJDuncan1982   Jan-19-07 05:38 PM   #22 
  - It's always the same song and dance in every country...  originalpckelly   Jan-19-07 05:40 PM   #24 
  - Bush has ruled by decree 750 times in the last six years and he didn't even ask for permission.  gbrooks   Jan-19-07 06:15 PM   #26 
  - And I oppose that as well. Are you implying it is OK for Chavez to do it...  originalpckelly   Jan-19-07 06:18 PM   #28 
     - No. I just found the irony too good to pass up.  gbrooks   Jan-19-07 06:38 PM   #30 
        - Getcha.  originalpckelly   Jan-19-07 06:40 PM   #32 
  - Democracy in action. Chavez and the legislature were elected.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Jan-19-07 07:20 PM   #35 
  - Uh, hello? This allows him to rule by decree...  originalpckelly   Jan-19-07 08:14 PM   #36 
     - Take it up with the elected legislators in Venezuela.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Jan-19-07 08:17 PM   #37 
        - No government may call itself democratic when it has handed near absolute power to one person.  originalpckelly   Jan-19-07 08:44 PM   #38 
        - So, what do you call "democratic"?  Tierra_y_Libertad   Jan-20-07 12:01 AM   #49 
        - Amis INSIST on looking at things  Karenina   Jan-19-07 08:49 PM   #39 
           - I think it shows a lack of compassion for other people to encourage this...  originalpckelly   Jan-19-07 08:53 PM   #40 
              - There is rampant ignorance  Karenina   Jan-19-07 10:38 PM   #47 
  - Peace OUT, originalpckelly!!1 Take care 'cause you will be FLAMED!!1  UTUSN   Jan-19-07 09:32 PM   #41 
  - You seem to not like Chavez much.  originalpckelly   Jan-19-07 09:35 PM   #42 
     - Did I mis-read YOU???!!1 Do YOU???!!1 n/t  UTUSN   Jan-19-07 09:43 PM   #43 
        - I was trying to master understatement.  originalpckelly   Jan-19-07 09:45 PM   #44 
           - Thank you. You might understand, I've been SINGED so much...  UTUSN   Jan-19-07 09:50 PM   #46 
  - So much for the great hero of Democracy that so many DUers fell for.  Bucky   Jan-19-07 09:48 PM   #45 

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