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saltpoint Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Apr-06-06 02:40 PM
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23. I think Barbara Boxer would charge into the Oval Office and punch
the little turd out first.

There has been significant erosion of personal liberites under this president, but he is still subject to history's card game. I don't personally think he has the high cards left in his hand at this point, and the ship's sinking and the rats are scurrying.

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  -With Bush officially implicated, which of these will now ensue? Old Crusoe  Apr-06-06 02:16 PM   #0 
  - Bushco will spin this as "pResident can declassify anything he wants."  meatloaf   Apr-06-06 02:20 PM   #1 
  - I'm always fearful of that outcome, meatloaf, but I wonder if lately  Old Crusoe   Apr-06-06 02:22 PM   #2 
  - About the media... they're still craven and hapless...  neoblues   Apr-06-06 03:08 PM   #47 
     - Can't say, except that there is a contant current through media  Old Crusoe   Apr-06-06 05:21 PM   #56 
        - It is a delight to see them squirm...  neoblues   Apr-06-06 11:01 PM   #71 
  - Don't think so.  tasteblind   Apr-06-06 02:24 PM   #4 
  - I had forgotten to tabulate in all the clips of Bush and McClellan  Old Crusoe   Apr-06-06 02:28 PM   #8 
     - Reid has them already!  tasteblind   Apr-06-06 03:26 PM   #53 
        - These are getting around, no doubt about it. And are fresh in some  Old Crusoe   Apr-06-06 05:23 PM   #57 
  - ultimately, that will make him look even worse because he lied...  mike_c   Apr-06-06 02:32 PM   #13 
  - or congress gives Bush that authority  sable302   Apr-06-06 03:15 PM   #50 
  - Crazy combination of diversions  rurallib   Apr-06-06 02:24 PM   #3 
  - Hi, rurallib. You post a plausible scenario. And god knows these  Old Crusoe   Apr-06-06 02:26 PM   #5 
  - Snotty McClellan's Head Explodes!  waiting for hope   Apr-06-06 02:26 PM   #6 
  - Yep. It's going to put the pressure on Scott McClellan. While he seems  Old Crusoe   Apr-06-06 02:30 PM   #12 
  - I kinda feel sorry for the guy...  waiting for hope   Apr-06-06 02:39 PM   #19 
     - Yes. Poor Scotty. He underestimated the tidal wave of lies and  Old Crusoe   Apr-06-06 02:45 PM   #28 
     - to salvage his sanity, humanity and basic  neoblues   Apr-06-06 03:19 PM   #52 
  - Puffy Mc Moonface is gonna blow!  ronnykmarshall   Apr-06-06 02:52 PM   #34 
  - Where is the choice "Nothing"  central scrutinizer   Apr-06-06 02:28 PM   #7 
  - I'll betcha a butterscotch pie it doesn't. Events must be gauged in  Old Crusoe   Apr-06-06 02:33 PM   #16 
  - Not much. A celebrity sex scandal will bury it.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Apr-06-06 02:28 PM   #9 
  - If the implication reads the way I think it does, they may re-evaluate.  Old Crusoe   Apr-06-06 02:39 PM   #21 
     - I hope you're right. But, I doubt it.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Apr-06-06 03:00 PM   #42 
  - 1,2,6 then maybe 5. But only 2 is likely to happen before Nov. IMO nt  bush_is_wacko   Apr-06-06 02:29 PM   #10 
  - media spin  leftofthedial   Apr-06-06 02:30 PM   #11 
  - That was the outcome for too long, granted, but now I feel the  Old Crusoe   Apr-06-06 02:43 PM   #26 
  - Bin Ladin seen in Aruba.  ronnykmarshall   Apr-06-06 02:32 PM   #14 
  - LOL! Good one, ronnykmarshall. I think bin Laden would really dig  Old Crusoe   Apr-06-06 02:36 PM   #18 
  - Another pretty white girl will go missing. n/t  pdxmom   Apr-06-06 02:32 PM   #15 
  - Possibly Kay Bailey Hutchison. She'll take one for the team.  Old Crusoe   Apr-06-06 02:35 PM   #17 
     - Aqua net stock plunges!!  ronnykmarshall   Apr-06-06 02:46 PM   #29 
     - LOL! Love it! If this doesn't actually occur, let's you and me FILM it.  Old Crusoe   Apr-06-06 02:49 PM   #32 
        - Very John Waters.  ronnykmarshall   Apr-06-06 02:54 PM   #37 
           - Excellent. And their husbands and boyfriends under the shadows of  Old Crusoe   Apr-06-06 02:59 PM   #41 
     - I said PRETTY white GIRL! n/t  pdxmom   Apr-06-06 03:16 PM   #51 
        - Sorry, pdxmom. I feel for ya, but the deal is already inked with  Old Crusoe   Apr-06-06 05:26 PM   #59 
  - Bush will never leave office peacefully under any circumstance  IanDB1   Apr-06-06 02:39 PM   #20 
  - I think Barbara Boxer would charge into the Oval Office and punch  Old Crusoe   Apr-06-06 02:40 PM   #23 
     - Watch him issue an Executive Order extending his presidency...  IanDB1   Apr-06-06 02:45 PM   #27 
        - Then he'll have to be dragged out kicking and screaming.  Old Crusoe   Apr-06-06 02:53 PM   #35 
  - Here's what's going to happen:  giant_robot   Apr-06-06 02:40 PM   #22 
  - What if Fitzgerald calls Bush to testify, under oath, and Bush lies  Old Crusoe   Apr-06-06 02:48 PM   #30 
  - I would honestly love to see that. But remember that...  giant_robot   Apr-06-06 03:14 PM   #48 
  - terra... 9/11... terra... saddam... 9/11... terra... etc  cynatnite   Apr-06-06 02:53 PM   #36 
  - In the future... we learn that at this point in time Bush started  salin   Apr-06-06 02:41 PM   #24 
  - Salin, that's a priceless entry into this discussion. I mean it --  Old Crusoe   Apr-06-06 02:51 PM   # 
     - *smooches*  salin   Apr-06-06 02:58 PM   #39 
        - Well, keep up the good work. And by the way, I always like to see  Old Crusoe   Apr-06-06 03:01 PM   #43 
           - well those last two appear to be on their way out.  salin   Apr-06-06 04:56 PM   #54 
              - True. I heard that the offer had been made to Rachel Dratch. I hope  Old Crusoe   Apr-06-06 05:27 PM   #60 
  - Wag the Dog.  ClintonTyree   Apr-06-06 02:42 PM   #25 
  - When I put that in one of the slots, albeit with decidedly less flash  Old Crusoe   Apr-06-06 02:56 PM   #38 
  - "Unitary executive...inherent powers of the President...blah blah blah"  Solly Mack   Apr-06-06 02:48 PM   #31 
  - If that is Dubya's response to this story, it will have a dminishing  Old Crusoe   Apr-06-06 03:04 PM   #44 
     - I hope you're right  Solly Mack   Apr-06-06 03:07 PM   #46 
        - Maybe that is a strange, if selfish, part of the overall scenario.  Old Crusoe   Apr-06-06 03:14 PM   #49 
  - Iran better start ducking after the Libby nooz.  0007   Apr-06-06 02:51 PM   #33 
  - That choice is getting some votes, yes.  Old Crusoe   Apr-06-06 02:58 PM   #40 
     - 'Tis possible! Iran could catch em all hanging around  0007   Apr-06-06 03:06 PM   #45 
  - Fuck, I hope I'm wrong. But I'm voting for the Iran bombing  Bucky   Apr-06-06 05:07 PM   #55 
  - Your scenario & reasons to back it up are frighteningly plausible.  Old Crusoe   Apr-06-06 05:31 PM   #61 
     - Yeh, Bush should totally listen to me. Sadly, as Poppy said "Na Ga Ha"  Bucky   Apr-06-06 09:33 PM   #68 
  - Bush orders limited air strikes  Neil Lisst   Apr-06-06 05:25 PM   #58 
  - Several people believe that's what Bush will do. In another post I  Old Crusoe   Apr-06-06 05:34 PM   #62 
     - I think Bush would love to see that kind of retaliation from Iran.  Neil Lisst   Apr-06-06 06:54 PM   #66 
        - Yes, I see your point. Rove has probably drawn up several scenarios  Old Crusoe   Apr-06-06 08:45 PM   #67 
  - Other: All of the above in some combination, with political chaos mixed in  Swamp Rat   Apr-06-06 05:36 PM   #63 
  - Good points all, Swamp Rat, but I like especially the point on  Old Crusoe   Apr-06-06 05:41 PM   #64 
     - Well, they are cannibals after all.  Swamp Rat   Apr-06-06 05:50 PM   #65 
  - I voted Impeachment because that is what should happen and I am taking the  Trevelyan   Apr-06-06 09:38 PM   #69 
     - It is sound advice, and I'm doing it right now. And I'm liking what  Old Crusoe   Apr-06-06 10:25 PM   #70 

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