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JuniperLea Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Dec-04-07 06:25 PM
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21. All well and good, but who is keeping Snopes honest?
No one, I say. I've seen more errors on Snopes lately than I have on Wikipedia!

Snopes is still saying that Gore's house is his private house only, and is using a ton of energy based on a dollar amount... instead of noting that his house is also his office, and the dollar figure is higher for the energy because green energy is more expensive.

Bastiges.
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  -hate mail to recovering vets at Walter Reed medeak  Dec-04-07 05:46 PM   #0 
  - Half a story that is true, half a story that is BULLSHIT.  MADem   Dec-04-07 05:49 PM   #1 
  - no...it's not bullshit...  medeak   Dec-04-07 05:50 PM   #2 
     - YES, it IS. The only people who can GET 'hate mail' will get it from their "friends"  MADem   Dec-04-07 06:23 PM   #19 
        - All well and good, but who is keeping Snopes honest?  Juniperx   Dec-04-07 06:25 PM   #21 
           - I am. I was AT WRAMC when that decision was taken. In 2001. Before the WAR.  MADem   Dec-04-07 06:30 PM   #26 
           - That's all well and good...  Juniperx   Dec-04-07 06:33 PM   #27 
              - There is an alternative source for the information downthread. Don't rely on SNOPES if you don't  MADem   Dec-04-07 06:37 PM   #29 
           - There are other sources for this info including the Walter Reed  Arkansas Granny   Dec-04-07 06:53 PM   #34 
  - Sounds like a RW-created/circulated rumor to discredit anti-war folks  brentspeak   Dec-04-07 05:52 PM   #3 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-04-07 05:53 PM   #4 
  - "What", exactly, will prevent people from enlisting?  brentspeak   Dec-04-07 05:54 PM   #6 
     - No , bad treatment from the public ....  UndertheOcean   Dec-04-07 05:56 PM   #8 
        - What the freak???  brentspeak   Dec-04-07 05:58 PM   #9 
        - cool down ...  UndertheOcean   Dec-04-07 06:00 PM   #10 
           - Yeah, you said we shouldn't over-glorify the military -- AND you said  brentspeak   Dec-04-07 06:03 PM   #12 
              - I was just stating what the public reaction to vets will do to army recruitment  UndertheOcean   Dec-04-07 06:06 PM   #14 
        - Maybe you should read this link  zalinda   Dec-04-07 06:05 PM   #13 
        - And see post nineteen above. IT disproves the assertion of the original post. NT  MADem   Dec-04-07 06:25 PM   #20 
        - Fuck that phony Urban Legend bullshit  symbolman   Dec-04-07 06:44 PM   #31 
        - You aren't a sneaky sailor, are you?  ret5hd   Dec-04-07 06:13 PM   #15 
        - I don't understand?  UndertheOcean   Dec-04-07 06:15 PM   #16 
        - Doh!  Opposite Reaction   Dec-04-07 06:22 PM   #18 
        - Ask him if it happened to him personally... of if he just "heard of" it. . .n/t  annabanana   Dec-04-07 06:30 PM   #25 
        - Your father was repeating an old folk tale  proud2Blib   Dec-04-07 06:44 PM   #32 
  - did find this!  medeak   Dec-04-07 05:54 PM   #5 
  - There is that one vet who claimed to have received hate mail at Walter Reed  proud2Blib   Dec-04-07 05:55 PM   #7 
  - thanks... here's the official link  medeak   Dec-04-07 06:01 PM   #11 
  - That vet was the same idiot who claimed he was spit on at the Jan 27 march last year  proud2Blib   Dec-04-07 06:20 PM   #17 
  - and from what was shown of his "incident" - the spitter would be in Guiness right now  zbdent   Dec-04-07 07:43 PM   #37 
     - Aha you remember it well  proud2Blib   Dec-04-07 07:52 PM   #39 
  - This, as I SAID, is all about ANTHRAX. Note the DATE of the decision, before the WAR.  MADem   Dec-04-07 06:28 PM   #23 
  - He got it from a sick relative or friend, then.  MADem   Dec-04-07 06:26 PM   #22 
     - His claim was that a child had sent it  proud2Blib   Dec-04-07 06:29 PM   #24 
        - It was probably a crazy fundy relative with a crayon.  MADem   Dec-04-07 06:34 PM   #28 
           - Tell Michelle Malkin  proud2Blib   Dec-04-07 06:43 PM   #30 
              - See? A fucking liar shops a lie...and people here believe it.  MADem   Dec-04-07 06:49 PM   #33 
              - So did E.D. Hill  BerryBush   Dec-04-07 07:02 PM   #36 
  - there was letter to editor in our paper  medeak   Dec-04-07 06:57 PM   #35 
  - Myth creating 101: spit upon soldiers of Vietnam meet Wounded Iraq War vets w/liberal hate mail  Postman   Dec-04-07 07:47 PM   #38 
 

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