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NoodleyAppendage Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Oct-07-07 11:23 PM
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53. CNN's corporate science whore covered this propaganda the other day.
I was surprised by the almost complete 180 that CNN was reporting and figured that corporate sociopathy was behind it. I'm all for injecting mercury directly into the family members of the EVIL propagandists more concerned about self-interest and money than our children.

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  -Mark Penn's firm behind PR blitz urging pregnant women to eat more fish, mercury be damned! Bluebear  Oct-07-07 10:00 AM   #0 
  - ohmygod. Does he eat puppies too? He is EVIL EVIL  Evergreen Emerald   Oct-07-07 10:02 AM   #1 
  - ROFL! You know, some people here on DU will believe that! Sad, isn't it? eom  journalist3072   Oct-07-07 10:04 AM   #2 
     - And some people will say Mrs. Clinton is dealing with the devil.  Bluebear   Oct-07-07 10:05 AM   #3 
        - Yes, it is sad, when the people on DU start sounding like those on Free Republic. eom  journalist3072   Oct-07-07 10:21 AM   #10 
        - Take your pejoratives elsewhere, journalist3072.  Bluebear   Oct-07-07 10:23 AM   #12 
        - I guess the truth hurts, doesn't it? eom  journalist3072   Oct-07-07 10:27 AM   #14 
           - Away with you, and take your Hillary button with you.  Bluebear   Oct-07-07 10:29 AM   #15 
           - And some of you like to engage in group think, because you haven't been taught how to have your own  journalist3072   Oct-07-07 11:47 AM   #26 
              - I gots my own :)  leftist_not_liberal   Oct-07-07 12:30 PM   #31 
              - Your grandfather was right.  NYC   Oct-07-07 11:19 PM   #52 
              - I realize this is your theme of the week, you keep repeating it, but it's just not so.  Bluebear   Oct-07-07 02:03 PM   #36 
           - It does indeed. And you're the one that's hurting.  Jim Sagle   Oct-08-07 10:17 AM   #65 
        - You can say that again! It's sad what DU is becoming. nt  TheGoldenRule   Oct-07-07 12:55 PM   #32 
           - What's so sad? What are we becoming? Free thinkers who don't give people like Penn a pass?  Bluebear   Oct-07-07 02:04 PM   #37 
              - There are too many Hillary & Penn apologists for my taste.  TheGoldenRule   Oct-07-07 02:45 PM   #38 
                 - I think there are too many slam Hillary threads  creeksneakers2   Oct-07-07 11:02 PM   #48 
                    - Jeez! You should care more for The Truth instead of your sad misguided loyalty to a candidate!  TheGoldenRule   Oct-08-07 04:18 PM   #70 
                       - I see lots of stuff about Hillary that isn't true  creeksneakers2   Oct-08-07 05:31 PM   #71 
                          - Falsehoods?  TheGoldenRule   Oct-08-07 05:32 PM   #72 
                             - Yeah. Often there are falsehoods about Hillary  creeksneakers2   Oct-08-07 05:55 PM   #73 
                                - Again WTF?! You are not making sense. Why not address what's in the OP?  TheGoldenRule   Oct-08-07 08:10 PM   #74 
                                   - Because I was responding to post #38  creeksneakers2   Oct-08-07 08:40 PM   #75 
        - Not dealing with him.  NCevilDUer   Oct-07-07 10:59 AM   #22 
  - hiLLary shouLd repLace him with romney's former chief of staff  sniffa   Oct-07-07 10:05 AM   #4 
  - Hillary's handlers are brushing up on ways to say she didn't know.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Oct-07-07 10:09 AM   #5 
  - didn't know what? That he works for a PR firm that represents lots of people  Evergreen Emerald   Oct-07-07 10:11 AM   #6 
  - "A PR firm that represents lots of people" - I'll say.  Bluebear   Oct-07-07 10:13 AM   #8 
  - ...the problem with this is that the brains behind Clinton's campaign are people who use their  1932   Oct-07-07 10:16 AM   #9 
     - You hit it on the nail.  The Backlash Cometh   Oct-07-07 11:22 AM   #25 
     - In fairness on that point  creeksneakers2   Oct-07-07 11:08 PM   #49 
     - exactly right.  Terri S   Oct-07-07 04:04 PM   #43 
     - That, and the guy is either incompetent or twists his results to fit his bizarre ideology   Oct-08-07 10:52 AM   #66 
  - Yep. if she knew then what she knows now! lol  Joanne98   Oct-07-07 10:32 AM   #18 
  - Well, if I were Hillary I'd get rid of this guy very quickly and have some good answers of how she  Pachamama   Oct-07-07 10:46 AM   #20 
  - I am convinced they want a vast population to just die and get off the land  havocmom   Oct-07-07 10:13 AM   #7 
  - Limited resources and climate crisis. I agree this great transfer of wealth from public coffers  mod mom   Oct-08-07 08:59 AM   #62 
  - They started promoting this again on the Today Show this past week. I believe  OmmmSweetOmmm   Oct-07-07 10:21 AM   #11 
  - Well, they have to "interpret the science" for us, after all.  Bluebear   Oct-07-07 10:24 AM   #13 
     - I wish I have the transcript...if I recollect, part of her spiel was that if you don't  OmmmSweetOmmm   Oct-07-07 10:53 AM   #21 
     - I would love to see the studies that balance the intelligence enhancing benefits of  NCevilDUer   Oct-07-07 11:05 AM   #23 
     - FYI, the article about the spot was pulled from MSNBC. I wonder why??? eom  OmmmSweetOmmm   Oct-07-07 01:41 PM   #35 
     - It's a good thing I did not know that when I was pregnant  Pastiche423   Oct-07-07 11:11 PM   #50 
     - Want to chuckle? I did a search for that segment of the show and the  OmmmSweetOmmm   Oct-07-07 11:52 AM   #27 
  - OMG! How low can he go?  Joanne98   Oct-07-07 10:30 AM   #16 
  - $ $ $ $ $ $ is all the man needs. Principles? None.  Bluebear   Oct-07-07 10:31 AM   #17 
     - Really! Hillary must have really lousy judgment.  Joanne98   Oct-07-07 10:34 AM   #19 
  - Thanks for all the history you've been digging up on this utter creep, Bluebear! recommended  dicksteele   Oct-07-07 11:11 AM   #24 
  - Oh Sweet Jeebus! I'm gonna get in trouble  leftist_not_liberal   Oct-07-07 11:59 AM   #28 
  - Sleazy.  MilesColtrane   Oct-07-07 12:06 PM   #29 
  - If it's the Omega-3  quantessd   Oct-07-07 12:15 PM   #30 
  - I took Nordic Naturals fish oil  DesertedRose   Oct-07-07 01:15 PM   #34 
  - I was thinking that when I read those "reports" a few days ago  WakeMeUp   Oct-07-07 02:59 PM   #39 
     - Well no, because that would be harmful to business.  quantessd   Oct-07-07 03:23 PM   #41 
        - Yep, them Commie Red Socialist ideals will get us nowhere!  WakeMeUp   Oct-07-07 03:49 PM   #42 
  - This is criminal! This country already has a crop of kids poisoned by Mercury & who now have Autism.  TheGoldenRule   Oct-07-07 12:59 PM   #33 
  - There is NO proven link between mercury and autism  alarimer   Oct-07-07 10:07 PM   #46 
     - And it has NOT been proven that Mercury did not cause Autism.  TheGoldenRule   Oct-08-07 01:51 AM   #54 
     - since there is no mercury in any vaccine  turtlensue   Oct-08-07 06:38 AM   #58 
        - Mercury is in the preservative Thimerosol which was in vaccines given to infants & toddlers  TheGoldenRule   Oct-08-07 04:03 PM   #69 
     - Not True...  Junkdrawer   Oct-08-07 06:58 AM   #60 
        - Indeed.  Bluebear   Oct-08-07 11:16 AM   #67 
  - i was wondering about this  pitohui   Oct-07-07 03:20 PM   #40 
  - Omg. Scum.  w4rma   Oct-07-07 09:57 PM   #44 
  - There is plenty of fish that does not contain mercury  alarimer   Oct-07-07 10:06 PM   #45 
  - But this ad blitz recommended eating more than even the US government recommended.  Bluebear   Oct-07-07 11:19 PM   #51 
  - still not a problem if you're eating the fish that contain no mercury.  Iris   Oct-08-07 09:05 PM   #76 
  - Depends on where it comes from.  Ilsa   Oct-08-07 09:10 AM   #63 
  - So that's what Hillary means by takinjg the politics of science  depakid   Oct-07-07 10:08 PM   #47 
  - CNN's corporate science whore covered this propaganda the other day.  NoodleyAppendage   Oct-07-07 11:23 PM   #53 
  - There are some fish with very low levels of mercury and it is very beneficial to eat them  ikhor   Oct-08-07 04:16 AM   #55 
     - "Women who avoid seafood to limit exposure to mercury deprive their babies and themselves.....  Bluebear   Oct-08-07 04:30 AM   #56 
     - check out to check for mercury levels in different fish  ikhor   Oct-08-07 05:58 AM   #57 
     - Question, doesn't Mercury accumulate in your body over your lifetime, or is it flushed...  Solon   Oct-08-07 06:56 AM   #59 
        - yes it does accumulate  ikhor   Oct-08-07 07:24 AM   #61 
     - Fucking A. There's nothing in fish you can't get in more healthful sources.  LeftyMom   Oct-08-07 11:29 AM   #68 
        - yes, I was thinking walnuts, too.  Iris   Oct-08-07 09:06 PM   #77 
     - I wouldn't want to take that chance if I was pregnant, though. I'd rather  Ilsa   Oct-08-07 09:12 AM   #64 

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