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114. Where do the Repukes dig up these nut-cases?
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  -*** Official Thursday Sotomayor confirmation hearing thread 2 *** MiniMe  Jul-16-09 12:37 PM   #0 
  - K N R...n/t  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 12:40 PM   #1 
  - Thanks Hepburn  MiniMe   Jul-16-09 12:41 PM   #2 
  - No problemo....  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 12:42 PM   #3 
  - It will be online later on cspan, and cspan will replay it tonight.  MiniMe   Jul-16-09 12:43 PM   #4 
     - Thanks....  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 12:44 PM   #6 
  - ABA panel up...Whitehouse introducing them. eom  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 12:44 PM   #5 
  - I am very impressed with Whitehouse and to see him chairing this is...  Spazito   Jul-16-09 12:46 PM   #7 
  - ABA has judged her well qualified  MiniMe   Jul-16-09 12:47 PM   #8 
  - thank you for the threads MiniMe  cal04   Jul-16-09 12:49 PM   #9 
  - There are hardly any Senators there right now to hear the testimony  MiniMe   Jul-16-09 12:50 PM   #10 
  - what do you mean, "the site goes down for maintenance"?  inna   Jul-16-09 12:52 PM   #11 
  - Yes, they announced it yesterday  MiniMe   Jul-16-09 12:55 PM   #13 
  - Whitehouse is doing the questioning for the ABA  MiniMe   Jul-16-09 12:53 PM   #12 
  - Kick and Yay, DU is back!  Spazito   Jul-16-09 01:33 PM   #14 
  - Bloomy backing her and saying  cal04   Jul-16-09 01:33 PM   #15 
  - Now Robert Morgenthau NY District Attorney  Graybeard   Jul-16-09 01:41 PM   #16 
  - Ricci up now.  alsame   Jul-16-09 01:49 PM   #17 
  - Frank Ricci making statement now.  Graybeard   Jul-16-09 01:50 PM   #18 
  - Wonderful how msnbc doesn't show any of the witnesses in favor of Sotomayor...  BlooInBloo   Jul-16-09 01:54 PM   #19 
  - CNN and Faux did the same thing. Liberal media, LOL. nt  alsame   Jul-16-09 01:56 PM   #20 
  - Ricci is so not a public speaker...  southernleftylady   Jul-16-09 01:59 PM   #21 
  - I'm sure Buchanan will say he did brilliantly later tonight on MSNBC.  SemiCharmedQuark   Jul-16-09 02:01 PM   #22 
  - He's a dyslexic. I think he needed to use his finger to follow along. n/t  msanthrope   Jul-16-09 02:06 PM   #23 
  - I have a question about being dyslexic...  southernleftylady   Jul-16-09 02:12 PM   #29 
     - My son is dyslexic....  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 04:53 PM   #55 
  - I have read that Ricci is dyslexic.  Graybeard   Jul-16-09 02:06 PM   #24 
  - Linda Chavez -- Blech!  SeattleGirl   Jul-16-09 02:10 PM   #25 
  - How lovely, a fomer Bush official, conservative author and Fox...  Spazito   Jul-16-09 02:10 PM   #26 
  - fox news analyst  cal04   Jul-16-09 02:10 PM   #27 
  - Puke alert: Linda Chavez up now. Ugh.  Graybeard   Jul-16-09 02:11 PM   #28 
  - comment from dkos on her  cal04   Jul-16-09 02:15 PM   #30 
  - She also supported Miguel Estrada. I forgot about the slavery  msanthrope   Jul-16-09 02:16 PM   #31 
     - Melissa Harris Lacewell just said,  SeattleGirl   Jul-16-09 02:18 PM   #32 
  - Why does this lady have any say over the Bar statement??? nt  southernleftylady   Jul-16-09 02:20 PM   #33 
  - go Durbin  cal04   Jul-16-09 02:29 PM   #34 
  - Durbin shut her up good! Morgy is great too.  Graybeard   Jul-16-09 02:34 PM   #35 
     - Durbin is great. I've never seen Morgenthau and I'm glad he gave  cal04   Jul-16-09 02:37 PM   #36 
  - Graham is so full of shit!  SeattleGirl   Jul-16-09 02:39 PM   #37 
  - We all know Graham that you're the party of NO  cal04   Jul-16-09 02:40 PM   #38 
  - Klobuchar is up  cal04   Jul-16-09 02:44 PM   #39 
  - Why give Chavez another chance to spew her lies?  Graybeard   Jul-16-09 02:49 PM   #40 
  - here comes specter with his I agree BUT  cal04   Jul-16-09 02:58 PM   #41 
  - Obvious that both firefighters wer coached not to answer that.  Graybeard   Jul-16-09 03:02 PM   #42 
     - Chavez made sure she got her puke  cal04   Jul-16-09 03:04 PM   #43 
  - Taking a break now.  Graybeard   Jul-16-09 03:21 PM   #44 
  - Did the Repukes try to elicit empathy for the fire fighters?  OmmmSweetOmmm   Jul-16-09 03:23 PM   #45 
  - Fraternal Order of Police endorses SS.  Graybeard   Jul-16-09 03:40 PM   #46 
  - David Cone former Met & Yankee up now.  Graybeard   Jul-16-09 03:43 PM   #47 
  - Anybody else want to gobsmack the fundy anti-abortion woman?  SeattleGirl   Jul-16-09 04:01 PM   #48 
  - as a personal issue to me I wish she would just shut up  cal04   Jul-16-09 04:06 PM   #51 
  - Well, after listening for 4 days, I have come to this conclusion...  Spazito   Jul-16-09 04:05 PM   #49 
  - Former NRA prez up now.  Graybeard   Jul-16-09 04:05 PM   #50 
  - I vote for open hostility.  SeattleGirl   Jul-16-09 04:07 PM   #52 
  - Louis Freeh former FBI Chief endorses SS.  Graybeard   Jul-16-09 04:22 PM   #53 
  - Maybe he's hoping she'll keep him out of jail. n/t  EFerrari   Jul-16-09 04:55 PM   #56 
  - Another break. Two more panels to go.  Graybeard   Jul-16-09 04:37 PM   #54 
  - Who was the Latina who just finished speaking?  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 05:01 PM   #57 
  - Rep. Nydia Velasquez D-NY  Graybeard   Jul-16-09 05:05 PM   #58 
     - Gracias, Senor...  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 05:07 PM   #59 
  - High school buddy who is now a law professor.  Graybeard   Jul-16-09 05:08 PM   #60 
  - I liked him....short, sweet, personal and to the point. eom  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 05:09 PM   #61 
  - OMFG....  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 05:10 PM   #62 
  - He's opposing her, right?  EFerrari   Jul-16-09 05:11 PM   #63 
     - I have no clue....  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 05:12 PM   #64 
     - Yes, he is. She's soft on crime -- too much sympathy. n/t  EFerrari   Jul-16-09 05:12 PM   #65 
        - Hey, when I practiced, I did a fair amount of criminal defense work....  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 05:14 PM   #67 
           - When I translated in all the courts here, there were a lot of mixed responses  EFerrari   Jul-16-09 05:15 PM   #70 
     - Up-date....  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 05:13 PM   #66 
        - What he's showing is that she upholds the law regardless.  EFerrari   Jul-16-09 05:14 PM   #68 
           - Yep....  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 05:15 PM   #69 
  - Sottomayor has never said there is no objective view. n/t  EFerrari   Jul-16-09 05:18 PM   #71 
  - WTF????  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 05:24 PM   #72 
  - that's what I'd sure like to know  cal04   Jul-16-09 05:26 PM   #73 
  - Talk about living in one's own little isolated world!  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 05:28 PM   #76 
     - He sounded to me like we all did as last year grads  EFerrari   Jul-16-09 05:29 PM   #77 
  - Maybe he thinks he's at the UN.  EFerrari   Jul-16-09 05:26 PM   #74 
  - Northwestern Law prof going on and on and on.  Graybeard   Jul-16-09 05:28 PM   #75 
  - The new one is not too impressive either....  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 05:30 PM   #78 
     - Xenophobia forever!  Graybeard   Jul-16-09 05:33 PM   #80 
     - Solipsistic hand wringing fundamentalist.  EFerrari   Jul-16-09 05:34 PM   #81 
        - Someone give him one of THESE and put US out of his misery, OK?  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 05:36 PM   #83 
           - Someone must have because it's gone!  EFerrari   Jul-16-09 05:37 PM   #84 
              - Ooooooops, bad link ~~ fixed! eom  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 05:39 PM   #87 
  - Asshat...hear me and hear me well, OK? Your question about studying other documents...  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 05:32 PM   #79 
  - And he didn't know how she ruled, to boot. lol  EFerrari   Jul-16-09 05:35 PM   #82 
     - What a worthless POS...IMO. eom  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 05:38 PM   #85 
  - People who don't know her and don't let facts get in the way.  Graybeard   Jul-16-09 05:38 PM   #86 
  - Kyl is now talking up the furrin law angle. She's going to betray us to the French, apparently.  EFerrari   Jul-16-09 05:40 PM   #88 
     - This is just the DUMBEST attack evah! eom  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 05:41 PM   #89 
        - Makes Republican sense. Did you know that she's Hispanic?  EFerrari   Jul-16-09 05:42 PM   #90 
           - Oh, well....not white and male?  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 05:43 PM   #91 
              - She may be fixing to sell us out to Mexico -- furriners!  EFerrari   Jul-16-09 05:45 PM   #92 
                 - Ooooooooh, and MANDATED abortions on ANY pregnant female...  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 05:47 PM   #93 
  - Jeffrey BEAUREGARD Sessions now up. eom  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 05:50 PM   #94 
  - Mike Malloy does a great riff on him.  Graybeard   Jul-16-09 05:54 PM   #96 
     - How could anyone do an impression of Sessions?  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 05:56 PM   #98 
  - what's with all the international law  cal04   Jul-16-09 05:53 PM   #95 
  - IMO, cuz they are NOT winning on any of their bullshit, bogus points.  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 05:55 PM   #97 
     - that seems to fit them well  cal04   Jul-16-09 05:56 PM   #99 
        - Exactly....  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 05:57 PM   #101 
           - And the firefighters will get all of the coverage.  Graybeard   Jul-16-09 06:05 PM   #102 
              - Yep....  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 06:08 PM   #103 
  - Break now. Final panel next.  Graybeard   Jul-16-09 05:56 PM   #100 
  - Sen Kaufman chairing the hearing...  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 06:10 PM   #104 
     - Finding of the Bar Committe:  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 06:13 PM   #105 
     - NYC Bar Assoc. highest rating.  Graybeard   Jul-16-09 06:14 PM   #106 
  - Dean of Temple Law School ~~ next witness  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 06:15 PM   #107 
  - Her Congressman is the next witness:  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 06:22 PM   #108 
  - Be very, very nice to Chairman of the Appropriations Committee.  Graybeard   Jul-16-09 06:24 PM   #109 
  - Yeah, that was good! eom  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 06:26 PM   #110 
  - David Rivkin....  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 06:29 PM   #111 
  - Hint....he served as "special assistant to....  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 06:31 PM   #112 
  - special assistant to mr potatoe  cal04   Jul-16-09 06:33 PM   #113 
     - LMBO....  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 06:36 PM   #116 
  - Where do the Repukes dig up these nut-cases?  Graybeard   Jul-16-09 06:34 PM   #114 
     - This alleged 2nd Amendment specialist....  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 06:38 PM   #117 
        - thanks for info on that numbnut  cal04   Jul-16-09 06:41 PM   #120 
           - Yellow pages....  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 06:42 PM   #121 
              - LOL  cal04   Jul-16-09 06:44 PM   #124 
                 - I hear they were under the heading of....  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 06:45 PM   #125 
  - WTF is this witness talking about?  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 06:35 PM   #115 
  - He cleared the room. Look at the empty seats behind him.  Graybeard   Jul-16-09 06:39 PM   #118 
     - Soooooooo....BO on top of total idiocy??  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 06:40 PM   #119 
        - Was that Halbrook or Halitosis?  Graybeard   Jul-16-09 06:42 PM   #122 
           - LOL! eom  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 06:42 PM   #123 
  - of course session butt goes to Rivkin  cal04   Jul-16-09 06:45 PM   #126 
  - Does the term "Nazi" come to mind when looking at this bullshit artist?  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 06:48 PM   #128 
  - that tie fits him  cal04   Jul-16-09 06:54 PM   #131 
  - This Rivkin belongs in a rubber-room.  Graybeard   Jul-16-09 06:49 PM   #129 
     - Crazy eyes....  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 06:49 PM   #130 
  - J. BEAUREGARD Asshat Sessions....  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 06:47 PM   #127 
  - Whitehouse, thank goodness  cal04   Jul-16-09 06:55 PM   #132 
  - Whitehouse taking on...  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 06:56 PM   #133 
  - good points Whitehouse  cal04   Jul-16-09 07:00 PM   #135 
  - He just called SS a cautious, conservative judge.  Graybeard   Jul-16-09 07:00 PM   #136 
  - Last panel, last witness, last question....uh oh ...  Graybeard   Jul-16-09 06:56 PM   #134 
  - WHITEHOUSE FUCKING PWNED SESSIONS AND HIS ASSHOLE...  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 07:01 PM   #137 
  - he always is  cal04   Jul-16-09 07:02 PM   #138 
  - Sessions, Sessions, Sessions...  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 07:03 PM   #139 
  - End of a long day. Great threads. Thanks MiniMe.  Graybeard   Jul-16-09 07:04 PM   #140 
     - Thanks to MM for doing the threads and thanks to all who came on to...  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 07:06 PM   #141 
        - Thank you MiniMe and thank you everyone  cal04   Jul-16-09 07:09 PM   #142 
           - It really was a good discussion ~~ all the long days of it!  Hepburn   Jul-16-09 07:12 PM   #143 
 

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