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rhett o rick Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Aug-23-09 03:37 PM
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59. Faux is testing the waters. Just how far can they go without being prosecuted? IMO it will get worse
I am calling an orange alert.
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  -FOX gives out family's address on air, wrongly says terrorist lives there, with predictable results charlie  Aug-23-09 01:28 AM   #0 
  - Scary. nt  ZombieHorde   Aug-23-09 01:34 AM   #1 
  - I'll pin this up here so people don't continue to be confused- this was in 2005  Occulus   Aug-23-09 02:46 AM   #26 
  - The best part of the story is that the vandal painted....  Flabbergasted   Aug-23-09 01:34 AM   #2 
  - !  Critters2   Aug-23-09 01:40 AM   #6 
  - The spelling  subcomhd   Aug-23-09 02:38 AM   #24 
  - Some years ago..  LeftishBrit   Aug-23-09 03:26 AM   #28 
  - That in itself is horrifying and not funny  lunatica   Aug-23-09 08:37 AM   #45 
     - LOL  dem629   Aug-23-09 11:08 AM   #50 
  - He needs to put a huge sign on front lawn saying Fox News Gave Out Wrong Address Am Suing!!!  bkkyosemite   Aug-23-09 01:34 AM   #3 
  - Yes indeed I'd bet some legal eagle would take it Pro Bono.  Historic NY   Aug-23-09 01:39 AM   #4 
  - No, he needs to put out a big sign saying  skepticscott   Aug-23-09 07:14 PM   #65 
  - or maybe a hugh sign  Pharaoh   Aug-23-09 08:31 PM   #68 
  - They need to get a really good lawyer!  onestepforward   Aug-23-09 01:40 AM   #5 
  - Christ on a trailer hitch, this family could be killed in their own home by fans of FOX "news"...  Hekate   Aug-23-09 01:42 AM   #7 
  - The city should send Fox a bill for the extra work hours officers have  Critters2   Aug-23-09 01:45 AM   #9 
     - Now that would make a statement, at least. It's unconscionable. nt  Hekate   Aug-23-09 02:24 AM   #19 
  - And not any on-air apology or correction  Tangerine LaBamba   Aug-23-09 01:43 AM   #8 
  - The impulse for vigilantism on the right  charlie   Aug-23-09 01:50 AM   #10 
  - Suing someone worth billions of dollars for a few million dollars is not going to make a difference.  Cessna Invesco Palin   Aug-23-09 02:11 AM   #15 
     - No but a thousand people suing a billion dollar company for a few million will bankrupt it. n/t  Statistical   Aug-23-09 09:40 AM   #48 
     - Fox recently won a law suit  Sheepshank   Aug-23-09 03:49 PM   #60 
     - Well, DUH..................  Tangerine LaBamba   Aug-23-09 11:06 AM   #49 
     - It will make a difference to this particular family  madmax   Aug-23-09 03:16 PM   #58 
  - This from the above referenced article  mrdmk   Aug-23-09 01:55 AM   #11 
  - the best information we had at the time  G_j   Aug-23-09 08:37 AM   #46 
  - help the local police  katkat   Aug-23-09 06:02 PM   #63 
  - John Loftus should be required to buy that house at 6X the market value.  SmileyRose   Aug-23-09 01:59 AM   #12 
  - .  Occulus   Aug-23-09 02:14 AM   #16 
  - LOL  SmileyRose   Aug-23-09 11:55 AM   #51 
  - John Loftus is a jerk!  tabatha   Aug-23-09 09:17 PM   #69 
  - What the fuck is retarded ass Fox doing giving out this kind of information anyway?  Cessna Invesco Palin   Aug-23-09 02:07 AM   #13 
  - Absolutely. Then when the house is burned down  Mariana   Aug-23-09 02:43 AM   #25 
  - They should not give out anyone's address for any reason. Sue I say.  glinda   Aug-23-09 02:15 PM   #56 
  - What an imbecile.  Usrename   Aug-23-09 02:11 AM   #14 
  - John Loftus (from Wiki):  pnorman   Aug-23-09 02:18 AM   #17 
  - Oh, boy  charlie   Aug-23-09 02:25 AM   #20 
  - It doesn't really change the point of this thread all that much.  pnorman   Aug-23-09 02:37 AM   #23 
  - He was on NovaM for a while.  tabatha   Aug-23-09 09:20 PM   #70 
  - Can they sue fox? /nt  still_one   Aug-23-09 02:18 AM   #18 
  - It looks like they did sue  onefreespiritedchick   Aug-23-09 11:59 AM   #52 
  - Somebody please send this to Keith O, Rachel M, and Ed to see if anyone picks up on it. nt  Hekate   Aug-23-09 02:27 AM   #21 
  - No  charlie   Aug-23-09 02:35 AM   #22 
  - They need to SUE Faux's and John Loftus's ass off!! nt  and-justice-for-all   Aug-23-09 03:22 AM   #27 
  - Any ambulance chaser worth their salt should be  HCE SuiGeneris   Aug-23-09 04:02 AM   #29 
  - Sue them into obscurity! n/t  moondust   Aug-23-09 04:05 AM   #30 
     - I would not fucking hesitate...nt  and-justice-for-all   Aug-23-09 04:06 AM   #31 
  - I wonder if they ever caught Iyad K. Hilal.. nt  EvilAL   Aug-23-09 04:20 AM   #32 
  - ## PLEASE DONATE TO DEMOCRATIC UNDERGROUND! ##  DU GrovelBot   Aug-23-09 04:20 AM   #33 
  - I'd sue  rpannier   Aug-23-09 04:42 AM   #34 
  - Article is from August 2005 n/t  Stephanie   Aug-23-09 04:57 AM   #35 
  - K & R  democracy1st   Aug-23-09 05:03 AM   #36 
  - Just goes to show that if your innocent, you have nothing to fear!  mediaman007   Aug-23-09 06:09 AM   #37 
  - FAUX SPEWS  indimuse   Aug-23-09 06:18 AM   #38 
  - faux news should be liable for this.... what the hell!! you don't give out people's addresses  ejpoeta   Aug-23-09 06:38 AM   #39 
  - I hope they sue the ass off Fox. Those fuc**** should really be shut down.  Mr. Sparkle   Aug-23-09 06:52 AM   #40 
  - The rw terrorists have started attacking.  Xenotime   Aug-23-09 06:53 AM   #41 
  - Since this happened in 2005, what's happened since then?  ayeshahaqqiqa   Aug-23-09 07:34 AM   #42 
  - I'm interested to know as well. n/t  tammywammy   Aug-23-09 04:00 PM   #62 
  - update - sort of  onenote   Aug-23-09 07:53 AM   #43 
  - I think it's time to SUE!  Dont_Bogart_the_Pretzel   Aug-23-09 08:31 AM   #44 
  - I hope they can sue the effing asses off someone(s)  northernlights   Aug-23-09 09:35 AM   #47 
  - Just how stupid are those fucks over  Cha   Aug-23-09 12:53 PM   #53 
  - They Should be SUed and SHUT DOWN... this is terrorism folks  fascisthunter   Aug-23-09 12:59 PM   #54 
  - This says it all  CoffinEd   Aug-23-09 01:32 PM   #55 
  - a mistake?  barbtries   Aug-23-09 03:04 PM   #57 
  - Faux is testing the waters. Just how far can they go without being prosecuted? IMO it will get worse  rhett o rick   Aug-23-09 03:37 PM   #59 
  - Fox has court approval to lie  Sheepshank   Aug-23-09 03:53 PM   #61 
  - can he get their license pulled for this??? who is allowed to give out  ladywnch   Aug-23-09 06:19 PM   #64 
  - $100 Million Lawsuit. Endangerment, Inciting Violence and Harm.  David Zephyr   Aug-23-09 07:23 PM   #66 
  - The wingnuts can't even spell 'terrorist'  Juche   Aug-23-09 08:23 PM   #67 
  - 2nd Amendment  mustardman   Aug-23-09 09:40 PM   #71 
  - This is terrible but not surprising - Does Faux News ever check anything?  1776Forever   Aug-23-09 09:45 PM   #72 
  - The Voricks should sue and become the new owners of Fox news  donheld   Aug-23-09 10:12 PM   #73 
  - Locking.  pinto   Aug-23-09 10:34 PM   #74 

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