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truebrit71 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Dec-09-08 10:47 AM
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61. She obviously hadn't read the part where Team Obama told him in effect to go pound sand...
...Nice try though Contessa you silly, silly presstitute... :eyes:
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  -Feds Charge Blagojevich Tried To Sell Obama's Senate Seat babylonsister  Dec-09-08 09:14 AM   #0 
  - They went to his home, handcuffed him and arrested him  seemslikeadream   Dec-09-08 09:16 AM   #1 
  - He's been under investigation for 3 years, yet tried to pull this?  babylonsister   Dec-09-08 09:17 AM   #3 
  - and they did it because they're BUSHIES!  TexasObserver   Dec-09-08 11:20 AM   #86 
     - Knee-jerk, lazy thinking.  Raskolnik   Dec-09-08 11:38 AM   #93 
     - No, they did it because Blago's crooked enough to BE a Bushie  johnfunk   Dec-09-08 11:39 AM   #94 
  - So now what? Who chooses Obama's successor? nt  Vinca   Dec-09-08 09:17 AM   #2 
  - I have no idea; maybe his replacement? I wouldn't trust him with any  babylonsister   Dec-09-08 09:18 AM   #5 
  - Just checked and - thank heavens - the Lt. Gov. is a Democrat. nt  Vinca   Dec-09-08 09:24 AM   #15 
     - pheeeew.. thanks.. i was panicky thinking a repub will  Sebass1271   Dec-09-08 09:52 AM   #35 
  - Good Question...Blago's A Black Hole  KharmaTrain   Dec-09-08 09:28 AM   #20 
  - Lt. gov Pat Quinn makes the chioce if G Rod is convicted  Chisox08   Dec-09-08 10:56 AM   #70 
  - Good lord - but I can't say I am surprised  rurallib   Dec-09-08 09:18 AM   #4 
  - It's Pretty Embarassing  ProfessorGAC   Dec-09-08 09:27 AM   #18 
  - Is this the guy that just won the election or what?  Sebass1271   Dec-09-08 09:19 AM   #6 
  - No. Here's wiki:  babylonsister   Dec-09-08 09:21 AM   #10 
     - THANKS. but didnt' someone else won that seat and will  Sebass1271   Dec-09-08 09:39 AM   #27 
        - No. He is/was the sitting governor. That's why he was supposed to  babylonsister   Dec-09-08 09:42 AM   #28 
        - ohhh ok.. maybe i am confusing it with DE new Governor..  Sebass1271   Dec-09-08 09:49 AM   #32 
           - All statewide officeholders in IL are Democrats. nt  tritsofme   Dec-09-08 09:57 AM   #37 
        - dick durbin just won RE-election to HIS senate seat in november...  QuestionAll   Dec-09-08 10:48 AM   #63 
  - He's a real scum bag.  tritsofme   Dec-09-08 09:19 AM   #7 
  - I just saw the story in the NY Times  demokatgurrl   Dec-09-08 09:20 AM   #8 
  - He was just arrested this a.m. nt  babylonsister   Dec-09-08 09:22 AM   #11 
  - We're talking about the Bush administration, and the GOP, running Justice.  TexasObserver   Dec-09-08 09:20 AM   #9 
  - Thanks for that dose of reality. I guess we'll see as this unfolds. nt  babylonsister   Dec-09-08 09:23 AM   #12 
  - He may turn out to be guilty, but this is the Bush admin that is trying to game the legal system.  TexasObserver   Dec-09-08 10:23 AM   #49 
  - Don't Know About That, T.O.  ProfessorGAC   Dec-09-08 09:28 AM   #22 
  - Were Seigelman and Spitzer targeted and prosecuted for political reasons?  TexasObserver   Dec-09-08 10:26 AM   #51 
     - I Don't Have The Same Sense Of Omnipotence About. . .  ProfessorGAC   Dec-09-08 10:34 AM   #54 
        - Let's address Spitzer. Do you really think they investigated him over $5000 cash?!  TexasObserver   Dec-09-08 10:44 AM   #58 
           - We Agree On Parts. Just Not On The Whole  ProfessorGAC   Dec-09-08 10:50 AM   #65 
              - As I've said, he may be guilty. But I'll believe it when Obama's Justice pursues it.  TexasObserver   Dec-09-08 10:55 AM   #68 
  - this SMELLS like a RAT!  Sebass1271   Dec-09-08 09:36 AM   #25 
  - The Rats Might Just Live In The Governor's Mansion  ProfessorGAC   Dec-09-08 09:39 AM   #26 
  - It does. He may be a rat, but until there's a trial, I'll believe he's innocent.  TexasObserver   Dec-09-08 10:28 AM   #52 
     - Theyhave him on tape. Innocence is not something that applies here...  truebrit71   Dec-09-08 10:45 AM   #59 
        - That's wrong. Innocence is presumed, with or without tape.  TexasObserver   Dec-09-08 10:58 AM   #71 
           - Innocence until proven guilty is a constraint placed on the state, not you and me  Dreamer Tatum   Dec-09-08 11:16 AM   #82 
  - No, this doesn't "smell a lot like that."  Raskolnik   Dec-09-08 10:00 AM   #39 
  - Yes it does.  TexasObserver   Dec-09-08 10:29 AM   #53 
     - Ah, *my* ignorance is the problem here?  Raskolnik   Dec-09-08 10:44 AM   #57 
        - some things speak for themselves  TexasObserver   Dec-09-08 10:46 AM   #60 
           - Bullshit. You are talking out of your ass.  Raskolnik   Dec-09-08 10:48 AM   #62 
              - I'll speak to the intelligent posters, as that is my intent, anyway.  TexasObserver   Dec-09-08 10:54 AM   #67 
                 - You are talking out of your ass about Blago's arrest.  Raskolnik   Dec-09-08 11:02 AM   #73 
                    - I don't talk to the grossly uninformed more than a few times.  TexasObserver   Dec-09-08 11:09 AM   #77 
                       - You clearly haven't bothered to find out the facts of this case, and now you're running away.  Raskolnik   Dec-09-08 11:13 AM   #79 
                       - Read BEFORE you post, not after, or even during.  Dreamer Tatum   Dec-09-08 11:18 AM   #84 
  - How Embarrassing For You.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Dec-09-08 11:28 AM   #91 
  - BRAKING NEWS!!! (see clip)  FormerRushFan   Dec-09-08 09:23 AM   #13 
  - tehe BUSTED  stuntcat   Dec-09-08 11:04 AM   #74 
     - Is that a picture of Brak Obama?  johnfunk   Dec-09-08 11:40 AM   #96 
        - !!!  stuntcat   Dec-09-08 12:27 PM   #97 
  - MSNBC;The Department of Justice alleges that in exchange for the Senate appointment, Blagojevich dis  maddezmom   Dec-09-08 09:24 AM   #14 
  - His chutpah is astounding. He actually thought he wouldn't get caught?! nt  babylonsister   Dec-09-08 09:26 AM   #17 
  - A little re-write...  Peace Patriot   Dec-09-08 09:44 AM   #29 
     - if only.... n/t  Blue_Tires   Dec-09-08 10:56 AM   #69 
  - Yes, He's Not Only Stupid, He's Arrogant  KharmaTrain   Dec-09-08 09:25 AM   #16 
  - I smell a Mukasey charge ala Siegelman  MiniMe   Dec-09-08 09:28 AM   #19 
  - Don't  ProfessorGAC   Dec-09-08 09:29 AM   #23 
  - Your sense of smell isn't accurate in this case.  Raskolnik   Dec-09-08 10:09 AM   #46 
  - Yes, of course.  TexasObserver   Dec-09-08 11:00 AM   #72 
  - Total dumbass.  Vash the Stampede   Dec-09-08 09:28 AM   #21 
  - There would have to be other STUPID people.  Are_grits_groceries   Dec-09-08 09:35 AM   #24 
  - There is no rat, Blagojevich seems to be thoroughly corrupt and Fitzgerald is a a good guy  Jennicut   Dec-09-08 09:46 AM   #30 
  - As I said, I don't doubt he deserves it.  Are_grits_groceries   Dec-09-08 09:48 AM   #31 
     - How is this timing "convenient?"  Raskolnik   Dec-09-08 10:05 AM   #43 
     - It's convenient in our favor  ProudToBeBlueInRhody   Dec-09-08 10:38 AM   #55 
     - My initial thought was that it's convenient for B of A, not the Bushies  petronius   Dec-09-08 11:10 AM   #78 
     - Yes, as you note, the timing is key for the political implications.  TexasObserver   Dec-09-08 11:17 AM   #83 
        - And the timing of this particular indictment is actually beneficial for Democrats.  Raskolnik   Dec-09-08 11:23 AM   #88 
  - Thank GAWD!  BlooInBloo   Dec-09-08 09:49 AM   #33 
  - A FEDERAL Charge?  zorahopkins   Dec-09-08 09:50 AM   #34 
  - "I bet if you go searching, you *ill find Bush/Cheney behind these charges."  Raskolnik   Dec-09-08 10:03 AM   #40 
  - I'm from Illinois  Chisox08   Dec-09-08 11:05 AM   #75 
  - If he is proven guilty, which I expect, I hope he spends a lot of time  neverforget   Dec-09-08 09:55 AM   #36 
  - Another FALSE Progressive Enemy of the Worker  oldbolshevik   Dec-09-08 09:58 AM   #38 
  - Where is the line?  leftofthedial   Dec-09-08 10:03 AM   #41 
  - There is no doubt in any person's mind here in Illinois that Blago did it  Robbien   Dec-09-08 10:06 AM   #44 
  - About fifty steps behind Blago, that's where.  Raskolnik   Dec-09-08 10:08 AM   #45 
  - So Contessa Brewer actually asked if this investigation taints  malaise   Dec-09-08 10:05 AM   #42 
  - Grasping at straws? Why would she even think that? nt  babylonsister   Dec-09-08 10:18 AM   #47 
  - Exactly! In her sweetest  zidzi   Dec-09-08 10:42 AM   #56 
  - She obviously hadn't read the part where Team Obama told him in effect to go pound sand...  truebrit71   Dec-09-08 10:47 AM   #61 
  - This is dumb as the charges that Obama wasn't born in the USA  B Calm   Dec-09-08 10:22 AM   #48 
  - Are you serious?  Raskolnik   Dec-09-08 10:49 AM   #64 
  - ???? Blago is a complete and utter scumbag.  QuestionAll   Dec-09-08 10:50 AM   #66 
  - The guy is guilty; Patrick Fitzgerald is up explaining it now. It's not the same. nt  babylonsister   Dec-09-08 11:14 AM   #80 
  - Well, it's certainly run by the same people.  TexasObserver   Dec-09-08 11:15 AM   #81 
  - And all the tapes they have with Blago  prolesunited   Dec-09-08 11:21 AM   #87 
     - So, you've heard the tapes, authenticated them, determined context, etc. ?!  TexasObserver   Dec-09-08 11:24 AM   #89 
        - Believe what you want  prolesunited   Dec-09-08 11:25 AM   #90 
           - I believe what the evidence reveals, not what some prosecutor says.  TexasObserver   Dec-09-08 11:29 AM   #92 
              - Yet you know nothing about this case, and haven't bothered to even learn.  Raskolnik   Dec-09-08 11:39 AM   #95 
  - LOL, if it ain't nailed down, I guess it's for sale.  lonestarnot   Dec-09-08 10:24 AM   #50 
  - G Rod was trying to give our struggling economy a boost  Chisox08   Dec-09-08 11:08 AM   #76 
  - Was it a pre-Xmas sale? We're well-heeled lobbyists part of the deal?  Tierra_y_Libertad   Dec-09-08 11:19 AM   #85 

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