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TexasObserver Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-30-09 12:07 PM
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28. What a coward. This guy just proves more and more what a dork he is.
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  -Crowley bringing lawyer to Beer Summit-Is this Sign of Weakness? Gothmog  Jul-30-09 10:21 AM   #0 
  - or they plan to 'bully'  ensho   Jul-30-09 10:23 AM   #1 
  - I believe it is fairly routine union procedure.  JohnnyLib2   Jul-30-09 10:23 AM   #2 
  - Nope, it's a sign that Crowley has lost his leverage  rocktivity   Jul-30-09 10:28 AM   #3 
  - exactly. accepted. truth comes out. uh oh. nt  seabeyond   Jul-30-09 10:38 AM   #8 
  - Maybe they'll arrest Obama in his home? n/t  FSogol   Jul-30-09 10:30 AM   #4 
  - Obama better not act 'uppity'  Fuzz   Jul-30-09 11:12 AM   #17 
  - Yeah, I'd hate to see Crowley call in the units and frog-march Obama out of HIS house.  Sal Minella   Jul-30-09 11:40 AM   #20 
  - Well, they know better than that.  sabrina 1   Jul-30-09 01:53 PM   #32 
  - Sounds like Crowley has some skeletons he would like to keep in the dark  madokie   Jul-30-09 10:31 AM   #5 
  - I thought Crowley was not a union member?  rurallib   Jul-30-09 10:35 AM   #6 
  - not sure  Bombero1956   Jul-30-09 12:04 PM   #27 
  - Crowley is afraid Obama and Gates are going to tag team disrespect him.  Fumesucker   Jul-30-09 10:36 AM   #7 
  - Unbelievable!  kentuck   Jul-30-09 10:44 AM   #9 
  - Does Gates get to bring his people too? Will Obama have legal representation?  enough   Jul-30-09 10:45 AM   #10 
  - Crowley is a liar, he needs all the help he can get.  Graybeard   Jul-30-09 10:55 AM   #11 
  - Truly pathetic, but very republican. Probably afraid the Negroes would steal his beer. n/t  theothersnippywshrub   Jul-30-09 11:00 AM   #12 
  - Ahh, the perfect icebreaker...  moondust   Jul-30-09 11:03 AM   #13 
  - Gates said he might sue. I'd want a mouthpiece there, too.  Dreamer Tatum   Jul-30-09 11:03 AM   #14 
  - Prof. Gates has a summary judgment case against Crowley  Gothmog   Jul-30-09 11:48 AM   #22 
     - No one knows what would happen, actually nt  Dreamer Tatum   Jul-30-09 12:00 PM   #25 
     - Why on earth are you wasting your psychic talents -here-?  KDFW   Jul-30-09 12:02 PM   #26 
     - Here is Lawerence O'Donnell's piece on this  Gothmog   Jul-30-09 01:05 PM   #29 
        - Great...hope The West Wing has a courtroom set they can use  Dreamer Tatum   Jul-30-09 01:41 PM   #31 
           - Who is Lawrence O'Donnell? You don't watch MSNBC programs much do you?  4lbs   Jul-30-09 02:06 PM   #35 
           - You mention The West Wing and don't know who O'Donnell is!?  ColbertWatcher   Jul-30-09 06:32 PM   #48 
              - Exactly...he's a writer and a producer, not a lawyer or a judgent  Dreamer Tatum   Jul-30-09 08:08 PM   #55 
                 - Um ...  ColbertWatcher   Jul-30-09 08:50 PM   #59 
     - no such thing  TorchTheWitch   Jul-30-09 03:52 PM   #36 
        - Summary Judgments are appropriate whenever there are no fact issues  Gothmog   Jul-30-09 05:49 PM   #43 
           - I wasn't aware "fighting words" were required for a d/c arrest??  Hassin Bin Sober   Jul-30-09 06:22 PM   #44 
              - SCOTUS has ruled that First Amendment protects speech to the police  Gothmog   Jul-30-09 06:33 PM   #49 
                 - Speech to police is protected, yes. That's why Crowley included seven bystanders in his report.  Hassin Bin Sober   Jul-30-09 08:04 PM   #54 
                    - Criminal complaint has been dismissed  Gothmog   Jul-30-09 08:13 PM   #57 
                       - I'm aware the criminal case was dismissed.  Hassin Bin Sober   Jul-30-09 08:24 PM   #58 
                          - This still does not satisfy public disturbance element  Gothmog   Jul-31-09 12:02 PM   #63 
                             - According to Crowley's report, the public element WAS met.  Hassin Bin Sober   Jul-31-09 12:52 PM   #65 
                                - Public requirement NOT met-you can not count police  Gothmog   Jul-31-09 03:57 PM   #66 
                                   - I don't know why you are saying it was only police present. From the arrest report:  Hassin Bin Sober   Jul-31-09 04:55 PM   #67 
                                      - What part of that do you think is true? And where are all those  EFerrari   Jul-31-09 04:59 PM   #68 
                                      - I don't believe cops as far as I can throw them.  Hassin Bin Sober   Jul-31-09 05:05 PM   #69 
                                         - Walen was there, and it is possible that a few people stopped to look  EFerrari   Jul-31-09 05:07 PM   #70 
                                      - The public requirement was NOT meet-there was no risk of pubic violence  Gothmog   Jul-31-09 05:09 PM   #71 
                                         - We're going around in circles here.  Hassin Bin Sober   Jul-31-09 06:49 PM   #72 
                                            - You are ignoring the law-The SCOTUS limits this law to "Fighting Words"  Gothmog   Aug-01-09 12:02 AM   #73 
                                            - The author above is ignoring the law? You posted it. Now you don't agree with it?  Hassin Bin Sober   Aug-01-09 11:14 AM   #74 
                                            - You are free to ignore the law but the SCOTUS trumps your analysis  Gothmog   Aug-01-09 11:52 AM   #75 
                                               - The case you presented doesn't say what you think/say it does.  Hassin Bin Sober   Aug-01-09 04:24 PM   #76 
                                                  - The Case is applicable and it is you who does not understand the law here  Gothmog   Aug-01-09 08:45 PM   #77 
  - he's an intellectual midget drinking beers with intellectual giants  datasuspect   Jul-30-09 11:09 AM   #15 
  - No need to insult Professor Gates.... He is probably tired  whistler162   Jul-30-09 07:33 PM   #53 
     - are you saying the cop is an intellectual?  datasuspect   Jul-31-09 07:04 AM   #61 
  - Where does it say  dogtag   Jul-30-09 11:11 AM   #16 
  - A reflection of the kind of cop/person he is. A bully and a coward.  Raschel   Jul-30-09 11:34 AM   #18 
  - Yep.  BlooInBloo   Jul-30-09 01:54 PM   #33 
  - but.... the bully truly is the coward. nt  seabeyond   Jul-30-09 01:59 PM   #34 
  - FOR GODS SAKE...This beer thing was supposed to be a friendly beer to patch things  opihimoimoi   Jul-30-09 11:40 AM   #19 
  - LOL  HiFructosePronSyrup   Jul-30-09 11:41 AM   #21 
  - If I were to invite a couple of guys over for a beer,  pnorman   Jul-30-09 11:54 AM   #23 
  - Uggh what a jerk & coward  ecstatic   Jul-30-09 11:56 AM   #24 
  - What a coward. This guy just proves more and more what a dork he is.  TexasObserver   Jul-30-09 12:07 PM   #28 
  - They don't have to let  cloudbase   Jul-30-09 01:32 PM   #30 
  - will the lawyer get a percentage of the beer?  lame54   Jul-30-09 04:03 PM   #37 
  - !  Strong Atheist   Jul-30-09 06:27 PM   #46 
  - i didn't realize obama invited crowley to bring his whole fucking posse. n/t  orleans   Jul-30-09 04:13 PM   #38 
  - HA! It figures. Too many powerful black folks in one place.  Fire1   Jul-30-09 04:36 PM   #39 
  - Or, the union wants a shot at hooking up with the president..  EFerrari   Jul-30-09 04:39 PM   #40 
     - I'll never believe that. If the President was white, yes.  Fire1   Jul-30-09 04:45 PM   #41 
        - I understand and largely agree with you. But these same people  EFerrari   Jul-30-09 04:47 PM   #42 
        - didn't another call Gates a "jungle monkey"?  zbdent   Jul-30-09 06:30 PM   #47 
  - Crowley is himself a walking, talking sign of weakness.  BlooInBloo   Jul-30-09 06:26 PM   #45 
  - B-b-but ...  ColbertWatcher   Jul-30-09 06:34 PM   #50 
     - "I'm glad Joe is here, in case you two try to jump me."  BlooInBloo   Jul-30-09 06:37 PM   #51 
        - ...  ColbertWatcher   Jul-30-09 07:29 PM   #52 
  - Could be a sign....  gleaner   Jul-30-09 08:09 PM   #56 
  - Lawyer and Union Pres. were at Crowley's press conference  Gothmog   Jul-31-09 07:04 AM   #60 
  - He is not highly educated. He needs some people around him at this thing.  Tim01   Jul-31-09 07:16 AM   #62 
  - and professor gates brought his attorney  onenote   Jul-31-09 12:15 PM   #64 

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