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sable302 Donating Member (597 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Apr-06-06 03:15 PM
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50. or congress gives Bush that authority
........retroactively.

That's the way it's been going lately.
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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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