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Hydra Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Apr-20-09 09:30 AM
Response to Reply #42
190. Look at the bright side
Since the Right and center have gleefully ceded rule of law to us, they can no longer claim any sort of moral high ground, beyond "protecting the people(with money)."
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  -More than Nuremberg: Update: Rahm Says "No Prosecutions" kpete  Apr-19-09 01:20 PM   #0 
  - Well, then my $$ from here on out shall go to the ACLU  Taverner   Apr-19-09 01:22 PM   #1 
  - I think you are totally correct. The lawsuits against these criminals  jwirr   Apr-19-09 01:29 PM   #8 
     - Agreed  Taverner   Apr-19-09 03:01 PM   #43 
     - PLEASE GET THEM  HowHasItComeToThis   Apr-19-09 11:26 PM   #157 
     - Obama has already intervened on behalf of the War Criminals...  bvar22   Apr-21-09 01:41 PM   #245 
  - I think if there were crimes, there should be prosecutions.  RandomThoughts   Apr-19-09 01:23 PM   #2 
  - The deal.  Torn_Scorned_Ignored   Apr-20-09 12:00 AM   #161 
     - As someone who has seen the dirty laundry  Hydra   Apr-20-09 09:23 AM   #188 
     - Thank you Hydra  Torn_Scorned_Ignored   Apr-20-09 11:54 AM   #210 
     - I believe you  Christa   Apr-20-09 10:16 AM   #195 
     - Thank you Christa  Torn_Scorned_Ignored   Apr-20-09 11:56 AM   #211 
        - I am sure many more believe you  Christa   Apr-20-09 01:01 PM   #219 
     - Sorry to hear what happened to you  pberq   Apr-20-09 12:20 PM   #214 
        - thank you pberq  Torn_Scorned_Ignored   Apr-20-09 12:50 PM   #217 
  - The fix is in  derby378   Apr-19-09 01:24 PM   #3 
  - The American people put Obama into office.  jefferson_dem   Apr-19-09 01:36 PM   #12 
  - Some still claim the American people put George W. Bush in office  derby378   Apr-19-09 01:44 PM   #17 
  - Starting to look like Diebold  conscious evolution   Apr-20-09 01:36 PM   #226 
  - The American people put Obama into office to protect and defend ...  puebloknot   Apr-19-09 06:47 PM   #96 
  - Regarding the end of your post...  TTUBatfan2008   Apr-20-09 08:00 AM   #186 
     - I'm depressingly aware of this. I just don't want to settle for ...  puebloknot   Apr-20-09 10:38 PM   #238 
  - .  mmonk   Apr-20-09 10:42 AM   #199 
  - If Obama is that easily turned, then we've elected a "pig in a poke." nt  puebloknot   Apr-19-09 06:48 PM   #97 
  - K & R--It is an outrage.  laststeamtrain   Apr-19-09 01:25 PM   #4 
  - All kinds of wrong indeed  MissDeeds   Apr-19-09 07:46 PM   #115 
  - K and R  Stuart G   Apr-19-09 01:26 PM   #5 
  - I don't think that is Constitutional.  liberalmuse   Apr-19-09 01:26 PM   #6 
  - In the US Courts, it is ultimately the Justice Dept. that decides which cases will be pursued.  jefferson_dem   Apr-19-09 01:40 PM   #14 
     - Holder is supposed to enforce the laws of the land; not be the President's extra-WH counsel  Supersedeas   Apr-19-09 06:00 PM   #75 
  - Since I First Heard of Rahm I Have Loathed Him  Demeter   Apr-19-09 01:28 PM   #7 
  - Me, too. He sure doesn't work for the American people...n/t  diamidue   Apr-19-09 02:46 PM   #36 
  - No, he doesn't...  Baby Snooks   Apr-19-09 02:48 PM   #37 
     - That is absurd. He works for Obama.  MasonJar   Apr-19-09 05:56 PM   #74 
     - It isn't hard to connect the dots  Individualist   Apr-19-09 06:06 PM   #79 
     - A lot of Obama apointees are DLC members  Freddie Stubbs   Apr-20-09 01:19 PM   #222 
     - He doesn't exactly work for the Clintons.  bvar22   Apr-20-09 11:00 AM   #202 
  - He is speaking for the president  Kurt_and_Hunter   Apr-19-09 06:56 PM   #102 
     - or vice versa  diamidue   Apr-19-09 08:51 PM   #134 
        - Are you calling Pres Obama  leftynyc   Apr-20-09 11:38 AM   #206 
  - Change for sure  Old Codger   Apr-19-09 01:32 PM   #9 
  - Rahm PersonallY Deleted John Russell From DCCC Supported Candidates In 2006!  DaLittle Kitty   Apr-19-09 05:06 PM   # 
     - what in the world are you talking about?? his home country is the U.S.  inna   Apr-19-09 07:56 PM   #118 
     - However, during the First Gulf War, he went to Israel to serve as a civilian volunteer in Israel's  amandabeech   Apr-20-09 01:33 PM   #225 
     - He's a US citizen  leftynyc   Apr-20-09 11:39 AM   #207 
  - Once again I wonder why we even bother.  Kitsune   Apr-19-09 01:35 PM   #10 
  - We need to get the Rahm-per Room out of the White House...  cascadiance   Apr-19-09 01:35 PM   #11 
  - Don't kid yourself, he represents the President and is a buffer for bad decisions. nt  Mithreal   Apr-19-09 01:56 PM   #22 
  - Rahm is probably complicit. There are Dems who could go down  rateyes   Apr-19-09 01:38 PM   #13 
  - If there are Dems that could go down for it, they should.  Kitsune   Apr-19-09 01:42 PM   #16 
  - Possible Dems were in on these decisions, although I doubt they were giving the go ahead  wordpix   Apr-19-09 04:02 PM   #52 
  - The look and feel of change that is just more of the same.  Warren Stupidity   Apr-19-09 01:42 PM   #15 
  - They haven't learned a thing since Iran-Contra  RainDog   Apr-19-09 01:45 PM   #18 
  - Emanuel trashes Holocaust remembrance history. . .  Lena inRI   Apr-19-09 02:31 PM   #30 
  - I think Mr. Wiesel may be too busy trying to recoup his retirement funds...  liberation   Apr-19-09 06:37 PM   #91 
  - If true, that is tragic for Elie Wiesel. I am not Jewish. I greatly admire the man. nt  puebloknot   Apr-19-09 06:51 PM   #99 
  - not just retirement.... his foundation was wiped out too nt  justabob   Apr-19-09 06:58 PM   #105 
  - Rahm Emmanuel  leftynyc   Apr-20-09 11:41 AM   #208 
     - I will. . .  Lena inRI   Apr-20-09 12:54 PM   #218 
        - I have no doubt  leftynyc   Apr-20-09 01:49 PM   #227 
  - The criminals learned from Iran-contra: how to get away with it.  jtrockville   Apr-19-09 04:38 PM   #58 
  - Some of them (Cheney and Rummie) learned how to get away with  tnlefty   Apr-19-09 06:42 PM   #94 
     - Prepare for an even higher level next time,  jtrockville   Apr-20-09 08:04 PM   #236 
  - The lesson of Iran-Contra, yes.  Babel_17   Apr-19-09 06:24 PM   #86 
  - Oh they learned a thing or two alright --- that they can do what they want and get away with it!  sojourner   Apr-20-09 10:01 AM   #191 
  - This is expected  iandhr   Apr-19-09 01:45 PM   #19 
  - I'm native.  RainDog   Apr-19-09 01:51 PM   #21 
  - Nope, hopeful  tavalon   Apr-20-09 04:37 AM   #176 
  - Disgusting & outrageous - we need to make our voices heard!  GreenTea   Apr-19-09 01:51 PM   #20 
  - They have ceded the moral high ground and can no longer claim it.  Metta   Apr-19-09 02:07 PM   #23 
  - IF this comes to pass, it will only fuel the GOP,,,  benld74   Apr-19-09 02:10 PM   #24 
  - Far left lunatics like the UN and the ACLU?  EFerrari   Apr-19-09 02:51 PM   #39 
  - Thank you  tavalon   Apr-20-09 04:40 AM   #177 
  - rule of law is now considered far left?  RainDog   Apr-19-09 02:59 PM   #42 
     - Look at the bright side  Hydra   Apr-20-09 09:30 AM   #190 
  - If this is true and Obama will not allow prosecutions at the highest level, I'm no longer a Democrat  williesgirl   Apr-19-09 02:17 PM   #25 
  - Let's make sure the story is true. nt  Mithreal   Apr-19-09 02:27 PM   #29 
  - True?  Baby Snooks   Apr-19-09 02:55 PM   #40 
     - True, meaning, if Rahm is telling the truth or floating the idea for some political purpose. nt  Mithreal   Apr-19-09 02:59 PM   #41 
     - If he's not speaking for the Administration, he should be fired as Chief of Staff.  rucky   Apr-19-09 09:21 PM   #137 
        - Rahm can say what the President is unwilling to say. nt  Mithreal   Apr-19-09 11:47 PM   #158 
     - I Wanted To Post Something Original  golda_2003   Apr-19-09 03:38 PM   #47 
        - They are all afraid of being fired  Mithreal   Apr-19-09 03:50 PM   #48 
           - Thanks for the welcome  golda_2003   Apr-19-09 04:45 PM   #59 
              - Don't hate a player, hate the game, right?  Mithreal   Apr-19-09 06:14 PM   #81 
                 - You got that one right.  readmoreoften   Apr-19-09 08:13 PM   #125 
                    - without players there is no game.  tomp   Apr-20-09 12:32 PM   #215 
  - Bye.  jefferson_dem   Apr-19-09 02:32 PM   #31 
  - I think you misread, the comment said we are no better than Bush  Mithreal   Apr-19-09 02:42 PM   #33 
  - Anyone who thinks that excusing torture is ok  diamidue   Apr-19-09 02:49 PM   #38 
  - He's worse...  Baby Snooks   Apr-19-09 05:35 PM   #72 
  - i belong to this one  Mari333   Apr-19-09 02:45 PM   #35 
     - Oh, you're with THOSE looneys.  bvar22   Apr-20-09 11:14 AM   #203 
  - K&R  pleah   Apr-19-09 02:19 PM   #26 
  - Then I think lawyers for defendants accused of crimes should plead that "it is time to  Emillereid   Apr-19-09 02:23 PM   #27 
  - Time to shut down the courts! If we can't prosecute them we can't prosecute anyone.  Wizard777   Apr-19-09 02:26 PM   #28 
  - I think American laws are what prevent certain types of prosecutions from  tigereye   Apr-19-09 09:19 PM   #136 
     - This is the only post I can actually relate to and agree with in this thread.  NoSheep   Apr-19-09 10:17 PM   #145 
     - so obviously we must a.) moderates or b) DLC stooges...  tigereye   Apr-20-09 02:18 PM   #229 
        - I'm not sure I understand your reply. I was agreeing with you...  NoSheep   Apr-20-09 07:36 PM   #234 
           - no, I was being facetious as to the rest of the thread  tigereye   Apr-20-09 08:25 PM   #237 
              - Ahhhh. Bach.  NoSheep   Apr-21-09 12:56 AM   #239 
                 - yeah, I think I do!  tigereye   Apr-21-09 11:10 AM   #242 
                    - Here goes...  NoSheep   Apr-21-09 12:09 PM   #243 
                       - that's funny!  tigereye   Apr-21-09 12:38 PM   #244 
                          - HA! I know what you mean by that...  NoSheep   Apr-22-09 12:22 AM   #248 
     - A "friend" who studies law told you that! LOL.  bvar22   Apr-20-09 11:23 AM   #204 
        - I don't disagree with you about an independent prosecutor, and my point  tigereye   Apr-20-09 02:16 PM   #228 
           - These guys are lawyers:  bvar22   Apr-20-09 05:37 PM   #233 
  - ...  Solly Mack   Apr-19-09 02:41 PM   #32 
  - Craven and unacceptable.  AzDar   Apr-19-09 02:44 PM   #34 
  - SUSAN BOYLE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!111111  TheWatcher   Apr-19-09 03:06 PM   #44 
  - the dog book coming to a book store soon..  flyarm   Apr-19-09 06:35 PM   #90 
  - This sure as hell better be rope a dope.  glitch   Apr-19-09 03:13 PM   #45 
  - Tringulation  edc   Apr-19-09 03:26 PM   #46 
  - transcript  Snazzy   Apr-19-09 03:52 PM   #49 
  - As I said above, defense attorneys defending all criminals should start using the same reasoning -  Emillereid   Apr-19-09 04:15 PM   #53 
  - "It's not a time to use our energy and our time in looking back": ie defending them as above the law  Mark Twain Girl   Apr-19-09 04:16 PM   #54 
  - Holding those accountable is not retribution, it's called JUSTICE  dmr   Apr-19-09 06:05 PM   #78 
  - WHEN THE FUCK DID FOLLOWING THE LAW BECOME "RETRIBUTION"?  Zhade   Apr-20-09 12:14 AM   #164 
  - At the Nuremberg trials, Nazi judges were prosecuted for the same sort of evil.  TacticalPeek   Apr-19-09 03:56 PM   #50 
  - Seems like  lsewpershad   Apr-19-09 03:56 PM   #51 
  - Evidently ...  Laelth   Apr-19-09 04:17 PM   #55 
  - This is so wrong  Blue_In_AK   Apr-19-09 04:25 PM   #56 
  - Well isn't that just special  Stinky The Clown   Apr-19-09 04:31 PM   #57 
  - Support ACLU This is your answer!!!!!  Bobbieo   Apr-19-09 05:03 PM   #63 
  - kick  Solly Mack   Apr-19-09 04:56 PM   #60 
  - How does one support the Obama administration on this issue?  hardtoport   Apr-19-09 04:57 PM   #61 
  - Excellent post and belated welcome to DU! nt  glitch   Apr-19-09 05:02 PM   #62 
  - Nicely said!  Solly Mack   Apr-19-09 05:05 PM   #64 
  - Beautifully stated!  SemiCharmedQuark   Apr-19-09 05:06 PM   #65 
  - The multi-dimensional chess argument falls short. Support for human rights must be transparent,  Mark Twain Girl   Apr-19-09 06:04 PM   #76 
  - Welcome and great post! n/t  TBF   Apr-19-09 06:04 PM   #77 
  - A Politician's first goal is to to remain in his office  MadBadger   Apr-19-09 08:00 PM   #121 
  - agree - the world is not cut and dried as people have others believe  tomm2thumbs   Apr-19-09 10:54 PM   #151 
  - Since then we've 'supposedly' evolved to the point where this behavior is unacceptable  rpannier   Apr-20-09 12:10 AM   #163 
  - No point in doing so  rpannier   Apr-19-09 11:51 PM   #160 
  - he can work on the economy AND do the right thing regarding TORTURE  Skittles   Apr-20-09 12:55 AM   #168 
  - But he's in office now till 2012.  jonestonesusa   Apr-20-09 01:26 AM   #170 
  - Welcome hardtoport!  readmoreoften   Apr-19-09 08:23 PM   #127 
  - Excellent post. A second one I can agree with.  NoSheep   Apr-19-09 10:19 PM   #146 
  - If you believe in justice and the rule of law, YOU DON'T.  Zhade   Apr-20-09 12:15 AM   #165 
  - I just watched the video..My Impression...towards the end is the best part  KoKo   Apr-19-09 05:14 PM   #66 
  - I had the same impression about him sounding like a Repug, but in perpetual campaign mode.  pacalo   Apr-19-09 05:54 PM   #73 
     - roll your video capture back to where Rahm mentions Bush...wanted memo's...  KoKo   Apr-19-09 06:10 PM   #80 
        - Okay, I'll go back & look for it...  pacalo   Apr-19-09 06:21 PM   #83 
        - Well...if I was a DIVA ...I'd throw you a kiss!  KoKo   Apr-19-09 06:35 PM   #89 
        - Having watched it again, my impression was that he was just tongue-tied at that moment.  pacalo   Apr-19-09 06:39 PM   #93 
           - Okay....Rahm was just "pushing back" on idiot Snuffy...  KoKo   Apr-19-09 06:55 PM   #101 
              - I think so.  pacalo   Apr-19-09 07:13 PM   #107 
                 - Thanks...  KoKo   Apr-19-09 09:01 PM   #135 
  - K&R  leftstreet   Apr-19-09 05:21 PM   #67 
  - Great. Let the courts and congress pursue it. eom  Fire1   Apr-19-09 05:21 PM   #68 
  - Congress and The Courts cannot prosecute.  bvar22   Apr-20-09 11:34 AM   #205 
     - According to Amnesty International it is up to the DOD to  Fire1   Apr-20-09 12:06 PM   #212 
     - Irony is, these are the same folks that 'approved' these  Fire1   Apr-20-09 01:21 PM   #223 
  - That will be a mistake  Egnever   Apr-19-09 05:21 PM   #69 
  - Not buying it. Some interrogators are guilty of war crimes.  Mithreal   Apr-19-09 06:26 PM   #87 
     - NO There is not ..but there is a caveat..of sorts..  flyarm   Apr-19-09 06:51 PM   #100 
        - How many times does it need to be explained this is not a Nuremberg defense?  Egnever   Apr-19-09 11:19 PM   #155 
           - that is your freaking "opinion"..i have seen and read differently in many many places..  flyarm   Apr-19-09 11:47 PM   #159 
              - International law not US law  Egnever   Apr-20-09 12:32 AM   #166 
                 - US constitution.......  flyarm   Apr-20-09 12:51 AM   #167 
                 - once again you are talking about INTERNATIONAL LAW!  Egnever   Apr-20-09 01:21 AM   #169 
                    - What part of Article 4 Section 5 of the US constitution  conscious evolution   Apr-20-09 07:43 AM   #184 
                 - Thick...thick...thick.  bvar22   Apr-20-09 05:33 PM   #232 
                    - of course they don't provide immunity  Egnever   Apr-21-09 12:58 AM   #240 
                       - Comprehension Problems?  bvar22   Apr-21-09 02:06 PM   #246 
                          - No offense to the ACLU but they arent always right.  Egnever   Apr-21-09 03:31 PM   #247 
  - This is unacceptable  DearAbby   Apr-19-09 05:24 PM   #70 
  - In the long run, this would be worse than pardoning Nixon  Canuckistanian   Apr-19-09 05:27 PM   #71 
  - then the injustice of what was done will fall on this administration  davidwparker   Apr-19-09 06:18 PM   #82 
  - Absolutely, if they don't fix the problem then they're part of the problem  santamargarita   Apr-19-09 06:23 PM   #84 
  - If the government becomes a law-breaker  flyarm   Apr-19-09 06:24 PM   #85 
  - We have to come to grips with the idea that there are two Americas. nt  Mithreal   Apr-19-09 06:27 PM   #88 
     - I will never come to grips with that..  flyarm   Apr-19-09 07:36 PM   #111 
  - So sorry to see this moved to general discussion  The abyss   Apr-19-09 06:38 PM   #92 
  - I was accused of being an apologist for torture last time I said something like this ...  Meeker Morgan   Apr-19-09 06:42 PM   #95 
  - Two words for Rahm. "Completely". "Unacceptable".  truebrit71   Apr-19-09 06:48 PM   #98 
  - Emanuel's still out there making friends I see  depakid   Apr-19-09 06:56 PM   #103 
  - Aiding and abetting is a crime in itself...  BlueJac   Apr-19-09 06:58 PM   #104 
  - Unfortunately, our new President is trying to avoid having the "Kennedy option" implemented.  bertman   Apr-19-09 07:03 PM   #106 
  - Emanuel needs to NOT be on TV - he is not good for the administration's image - period.  tomm2thumbs   Apr-19-09 07:15 PM   #108 
  - I totally agree with your point here, tomm2thumbs. . .  Lena inRI   Apr-19-09 10:54 PM   #152 
  - Dj vu: Rahm Emanuel, circa 1945:  puebloknot   Apr-19-09 07:18 PM   #109 
  - no impeachment, no prosecutions....no law  spanone   Apr-19-09 07:35 PM   #110 
  - It's the time for reflection, not retribution.  Bluebear   Apr-19-09 07:37 PM   #113 
  - REC 60 ... Zig Heil Herr Bush. Thank you New Fhrer  L. Coyote   Apr-19-09 07:37 PM   #112 
  - Love these Nazi comparisons.  Buzz Clik   Apr-19-09 07:54 PM   #117 
     - Well, I mean, except when you're dealing with failure to implement the Nuremberg Code  readmoreoften   Apr-19-09 08:31 PM   #128 
        - There comes a point when polite conversatio is no longer up to the task and situation  L. Coyote   Apr-19-09 11:02 PM   #153 
        - No. You've committed at least three logical fallacies.  Buzz Clik   Apr-20-09 06:18 AM   #180 
  - I think his stance is illegal.  grahamhgreen   Apr-19-09 07:44 PM   #114 
  - I disagree with the policy of avoiding all prosecutions. But Nuremberg? Please.  Buzz Clik   Apr-19-09 07:53 PM   #116 
  - For each individual tortured, the horror is exactly the same.  grahamhgreen   Apr-19-09 08:00 PM   #120 
     - The comparison is asinine and childish.  Buzz Clik   Apr-20-09 06:17 AM   #179 
        - For you. Not for me.  grahamhgreen   Apr-21-09 01:02 AM   #241 
  - Rahm Emmanuel is a traitor & deserves to be treated as such.  Vidar   Apr-19-09 07:58 PM   #119 
  - Don't we kill them?  MadBadger   Apr-19-09 08:01 PM   #122 
     - No, we give them Secret Service protection.  Vidar   Apr-19-09 08:45 PM   #133 
  - It may be late in the game to get my voice heard  AllHereTruth   Apr-19-09 08:04 PM   #123 
  - Just what you should expect from the DLC  dpbrown   Apr-19-09 08:08 PM   # 
  - This stance jeopardizes the United Sates people, and tramples on our laws and constitution. It will  grahamhgreen   Apr-19-09 08:08 PM   #124 
  - It's amazing the lengths which Rahm and Obama will go to protect Bush  MessiahRp   Apr-19-09 08:14 PM   #126 
  - Barak Obama and the Democratic Party....  bvar22   Apr-19-09 08:31 PM   #129 
  - You nailed it  MissDeeds   Apr-19-09 09:47 PM   #142 
  - Don't slag the entire Democratic Party on this  brentspeak   Apr-20-09 01:07 PM   #220 
  - The Conscience of a Liberal Paul Krugman  flyarm   Apr-19-09 08:32 PM   #130 
  - WATCH THE HALLMARK HALL OF FAME MOVIE TONIGHT ON CBS "The COURAGEOUS HEART OF IRENA SENDLER"  flyarm   Apr-19-09 08:36 PM   #131 
  - The RNC 8 get charged with terrorism  Downtown Hound   Apr-19-09 08:41 PM   #132 
  - Ah Iran-Contra and its stench comes to mind  nadinbrzezinski   Apr-19-09 09:24 PM   #138 
  - Thank you STRATEGERISTS for A smooth transition to the New World Order where justice = OFF THE TABLE  omega minimo   Apr-19-09 09:27 PM   #139 
  - Where are all the Rahm defenders now?  FLAprogressive   Apr-19-09 09:28 PM   #140 
  - attacking longtime journalists who warn of globalization and US economic collapse  omega minimo   Apr-19-09 09:29 PM   #141 
  - Waterboarding is torture  ProSense   Apr-19-09 09:54 PM   #143 
  - What other crimes aren't we going to prosecute . . . oh, maybe criminal capitalism????  defendandprotect   Apr-19-09 09:57 PM   #144 
  - but he's a *fighter* waah! would YOU have liked the REPUBLICANS to have won?  MisterP   Apr-19-09 10:20 PM   #147 
  - Fuck That!  G_j   Apr-19-09 10:27 PM   #148 
  - Don't blame me. I voted for Dennis Kucinich.  flvegan   Apr-19-09 10:28 PM   #149 
  - And Lee Mercer Jr. All three. n/t  Lyric   Apr-19-09 10:35 PM   #150 
  - WTF? This is so wrong!  daughter of liberty2   Apr-19-09 11:16 PM   #154 
  - in Obama's own words  Snazzy   Apr-19-09 11:21 PM   #156 
  - I'm fucking done with Obama. I'm done with all of this shit.  Zhade   Apr-20-09 12:09 AM   #162 
  - I repeat: This board is full of self-righteous blowhards.  empyreanisles   Apr-20-09 01:43 AM   #171 
  - I'm very disappointed in the Obama administration over this.  Nostalgic   Apr-20-09 01:48 AM   #172 
  - "Emanuel: NO PROSECUTION OF BUSH OFFICIALS"  orleans   Apr-20-09 02:35 AM   #173 
  - I think the reason they won't prosecute is because Democrats would not escape prosecution either.  BigBearJohn   Apr-20-09 02:43 AM   #174 
  - K&R  rambler_american   Apr-20-09 04:30 AM   #175 
  - I want a recount!  Hubert Flottz   Apr-20-09 05:05 AM   #178 
  - "America does not torture!" - Barack Obama  tclambert   Apr-20-09 06:36 AM   #181 
  - it's as cool as gaza,baby.they got the might they got the right.  Algorem   Apr-20-09 07:16 AM   #182 
  - Wait! We have to pay for Justice? They get off for free?  RedCloud   Apr-20-09 07:25 AM   #183 
  - Can he win an election with the dozen or so  Bluenorthwest   Apr-20-09 07:47 AM   #185 
  - So torturing is okay if the administration wants it and is not okay if the administration doesn't  valerief   Apr-20-09 09:20 AM   #187 
  - There will be no prosecutions...  kentuck   Apr-20-09 09:25 AM   #189 
  - Son of a terrorist.  Algorem   Apr-20-09 10:09 AM   #192 
  - :( eom  BlancheSplanchnik   Apr-20-09 10:13 AM   #193 
  - This will go down as the biggest mistake in history by an  freemarketer6   Apr-20-09 10:15 AM   #194 
  - Find and torture all Bushies  RalphieD   Apr-20-09 10:31 AM   #196 
  - This is a disappointment, but not a HUGH one  JustABozoOnThisBus   Apr-20-09 10:34 AM   #197 
  - Sign the petition at Firedog Lake  BonnieJW   Apr-20-09 10:38 AM   #198 
  - done  bdamomma   Apr-20-09 10:42 AM   #200 
  - 2012 Obama/Biden vs. Palin/Jindel  No More Bushbots   Apr-20-09 10:46 AM   #201 
  - Who are you gonna work to get elected and how hard are you gonna work?  Mithreal   Apr-20-09 11:48 AM   #209 
  - the U.N. special rapporteur in Geneva, told the AP that the U.S. had to abide by the U.N. Convention  mod mom   Apr-20-09 12:19 PM   #213 
  - I believe they do have an obligation as well  florida08   Apr-20-09 12:33 PM   #216 
  - Emmanuel doesn't like Nuremberg Trial laws . . . ???  defendandprotect   Apr-20-09 01:07 PM   #221 
  - and he has a Napoleon Complex  FLAprogressive   Apr-20-09 02:39 PM   #230 
  - This is unbelievable. Hope and change my a$$!  earth mom   Apr-20-09 01:24 PM   #224 
  - This is great news for the posion caterpillar market.  deaniac21   Apr-20-09 03:02 PM   #231 
  - God some people on this site are absolute suckers  Generator   Apr-20-09 07:44 PM   #235 
  - Has there been an update to this story yet?????  cliffordu   Apr-22-09 12:27 AM   #249 
 

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