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Kansas Wyatt Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Aug-11-07 02:02 PM
Response to Reply #39
40. Exactly!
When someone threatens you, the first thing you do is make sure everyone knows about it. If anthrax shows up in your mail or you have an 'freak accident,' who will everyone suspect?

And everyone cannot be that dirty to be blackmailed / extorted.
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  -Why are so many Democrats caving in? Why does almost everyone fear Bush?... wake.up.america  Aug-11-07 10:03 AM   #0 
  - good question  ananda   Aug-11-07 10:04 AM   #1 
  - I've always believed it's blackmail.  cspanlovr   Aug-11-07 10:06 AM   #2 
  - Eavesdropping and Blackmail  C_U_L8R   Aug-11-07 10:06 AM   #3 
  - Well, I support ideas and not parties. It's just so happens the Democratic Party, for the most ...  wake.up.america   Aug-11-07 10:10 AM   #8 
  - I think that sums it up.  tsegat01   Aug-11-07 12:19 PM   #32 
  - Peak Oil?  MikeDuffy   Aug-11-07 10:06 AM   #4 
  - Ding! Ding! Ding! People, even most on this board, are going to  Texas Explorer   Aug-11-07 10:51 AM   #20 
     - I haven't read the book but I think you're right. Bush is helping  snappyturtle   Aug-11-07 11:15 AM   #23 
  - bu$h* has authority to wiretap ANYONE at WILL.....go figure  spanone   Aug-11-07 10:07 AM   #5 
  - He still has the Joker-----the Terror card---the Ultimate trump card.  rodeodance   Aug-11-07 10:09 AM   #6 
  - Threats?  Sarah Ibarruri   Aug-11-07 10:10 AM   #7 
  - Something has to happen. No violence - nothing illegal. But this stupid ass  wake.up.america   Aug-11-07 10:19 AM   #11 
     - Hopefully. Right now I'm very disappointed. :( nt  Sarah Ibarruri   Aug-11-07 07:34 PM   #44 
  - I think most of the politicians have realized..  citizen_jane   Aug-11-07 10:14 AM   #9 
  - MIHOP another...  truth2power   Aug-12-07 09:19 AM   #49 
  - Because politics is a chess game and they are foiling Rove's check mates  rosebud57   Aug-11-07 10:15 AM   #10 
  - I think because Bush's policies have years of destructive  spoony   Aug-11-07 10:22 AM   #12 
  - Yep, Bush and his gang have caused a great deal hate and greed.  wake.up.america   Aug-11-07 10:30 AM   #16 
  - The answer is obvious, and yet unmentionable.  emperor72   Aug-11-07 10:23 AM   #13 
  - Most Dems are beholden to the same Big Money interests...  Orsino   Aug-11-07 10:24 AM   #14 
  - There are NO PENALTIES for bad behavior.  TahitiNut   Aug-11-07 10:25 AM   #15 
  - They're all one and the same.  nancyr   Aug-11-07 10:38 AM   #17 
  - Token resistance... like the Washington Generals or New York Nationals.  TahitiNut   Aug-11-07 12:02 PM   #30 
  - Only Martha Stewart has been held accountable and hauled off to jail....  KoKo01   Aug-12-07 08:16 AM   #46 
  - This is not to flame but IMO the division in our party  OHdem10   Aug-11-07 10:42 AM   #18 
  - Seems to me I remember our Dems being pretty lock step behind Kerry  KoKo01   Aug-12-07 08:19 AM   #47 
  - Fear of being Bushed.  jobycom   Aug-11-07 10:49 AM   #19 
  - But the answer is right there in your statement..  truth2power   Aug-12-07 10:07 AM   #50 
  - frickin only a minority caving. what a crock to pretend otherwise  bigtree   Aug-11-07 10:51 AM   #21 
  - Leadership is caving  OzarkDem   Aug-11-07 11:17 AM   #24 
  - Here is the problem, possibly  OHdem10   Aug-11-07 11:18 AM   #25 
  - The American people are still unreliable.  gulliver   Aug-11-07 10:56 AM   #22 
  - absolutely  grasswire   Aug-11-07 11:23 AM   #27 
  - Right now the Democrats should be representing the folks who voted them IN and not pandering  KoKo01   Aug-11-07 01:14 PM   #33 
     - The Dems are representing the people who voted them in.  gulliver   Aug-11-07 01:26 PM   #34 
        - What you say is THE BIG PROBLEM.... folks didn't vote for the PARTY...they voted Anti-Bush in  KoKo01   Aug-11-07 07:05 PM   #43 
  - He has his finger on the nuclear button??????????????????????  Bitwit1234   Aug-11-07 11:23 AM   #26 
  - Connect th' Dots..yeah, yeah. Dad was a spook for a number of years.  TalkingDog   Aug-11-07 11:37 AM   #28 
  - anthrax  librechik   Aug-11-07 11:44 AM   #29 
  - Know your BFEE.  fooj   Aug-11-07 12:08 PM   #31 
  - Right!  Megahurtz   Aug-11-07 01:46 PM   #36 
  - two Democratic leaders got anthrax in the mail, one died in a plane crash  yurbud   Aug-11-07 01:30 PM   #35 
  - Yes, I am afraid there is an 80%+ chance of this being true  tom_paine   Aug-11-07 02:18 PM   #41 
     - they get same offer economic hit man makes in Third World: wealth beyond your dreams or a bullet  yurbud   Aug-11-07 03:02 PM   #42 
  - Bush is the most powerful man in the world, and he is insane. What's not to fear?  Perry Logan   Aug-11-07 01:49 PM   #37 
  - If the general public only knew  truth2power   Aug-12-07 10:32 AM   #51 
  - anthrax in the mail and ratshot at midnight  0rganism   Aug-11-07 01:51 PM   #38 
  - Blackmail/extortion. The Anthrax/Illegal wiretapping was used on them.  in_cog_ni_to   Aug-11-07 01:53 PM   #39 
  - Exactly!  Kansas Wyatt   Aug-11-07 02:02 PM   #40 
  - I don't think they're being blackmailed personally.  rucky   Aug-12-07 08:26 AM   #48 
  - My guess is threats, bribery, blackmail n/t  deutsey   Aug-11-07 07:36 PM   #45 
 

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