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redqueen Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Sep-16-09 10:32 AM
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5. The *vast majority* of cases. And ACORN isn't a person, only the few corrupt staff members
Edited on Wed Sep-16-09 10:32 AM by redqueen
are accused of wrongdoing here... not the entire organization.

Critical thinking... you should try it.
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  -ACORN shows 'pimp' and 'pro' the door Philadelphia and cops called RamboLiberal  Sep-16-09 10:24 AM   #0 
  - The part the MSM doesn't report  NJmaverick   Sep-16-09 10:25 AM   #1 
  - ACORN should just disban  jasi2006   Sep-16-09 10:28 AM   #2 
  - No they shouldn't . It's Faux noise lying, like they always do. nt  mariawr   Sep-16-09 10:48 AM   #20 
  - I've thought about that. The problem is, the rebranding would seem insidious to the critics of  EmilyAnne   Sep-16-09 10:59 AM   #27 
  - You mean like Blackwater/Xi did?  JHB   Sep-16-09 11:24 AM   #37 
  - They're now "XE" - "Christ-y" or, even more cynically, "Christ Eternal", get it? n/t  DCKit   Sep-16-09 02:13 PM   #59 
     - Wait -- isn't the "X" from us dastardly atheists trying to take the christ out of christmas?  JHB   Sep-16-09 07:05 PM   #63 
  - they should rename themselves PNAC.  uncle ray   Sep-16-09 11:46 AM   #41 
  - So in some cases  JonQ   Sep-16-09 10:29 AM   #3 
  - What exactly is corrupt about helping someone figure out how to PAY TAXES?  Vincardog   Sep-16-09 10:30 AM   #4 
  - what? taxes on a business prostituting underage girls? duh.  cali   Sep-16-09 10:33 AM   #6 
  - You are a TAX accountant and some foo walks in and mentions he has a house full of girls. You  Vincardog   Sep-16-09 10:40 AM   #13 
     - Can't believe you are actually trying to defend this..  snooper2   Sep-16-09 10:42 AM   #14 
     - I saw an act that would not get you a job at community theater. I see people being played by the  Vincardog   Sep-16-09 10:47 AM   #18 
        - well they should clean their ranks and start with a new name...  snooper2   Sep-16-09 11:37 AM   #40 
     - If you don't take them seriously the correct response is 'get out and stop wasting my time'  anigbrowl   Sep-16-09 02:31 PM   #61 
  - Particularly when it is just as illegal to not pay taxes on illegal earnings  RaleighNCDUer   Sep-16-09 10:35 AM   #8 
  - They were advising, among other things  JonQ   Sep-16-09 10:38 AM   #11 
     - They started by telling them how to PAY their taxes. This underage BS is just fuel on the fire  Vincardog   Sep-16-09 10:42 AM   #15 
     - It's not fuel on the fire  JonQ   Sep-16-09 10:47 AM   #19 
        - You don't want working girls to pay their taxes? Remember folks this is FAUX SnewZ  Vincardog   Sep-16-09 10:50 AM   #22 
           - Are you claiming it didn't happen then?  JonQ   Sep-16-09 10:54 AM   #25 
              - Give me the camera and enough time in editing and I will show you the pope pledging  Vincardog   Sep-16-09 11:05 AM   #31 
                 - My "panties are in a bunch"  JonQ   Sep-16-09 12:49 PM   #43 
                    - And you are blaming the entire organization for the supposed misdeeds  RaleighNCDUer   Sep-16-09 01:10 PM   #47 
                       - Do you really think it was only two people?  JonQ   Sep-16-09 01:13 PM   #49 
                          - I refer you to posts #29 & 12, below.  RaleighNCDUer   Sep-16-09 01:21 PM   #53 
                             - Believing the absurd, that's a good one  JonQ   Sep-16-09 01:26 PM   #55 
     - I would say that's normal.  gatorboy   Sep-16-09 10:50 AM   #23 
     - Well that's a major problem then  JonQ   Sep-16-09 10:55 AM   #26 
        - I was referring to your wealthy politician example.  gatorboy   Sep-16-09 11:00 AM   #28 
           - Ok, and when caught  JonQ   Sep-16-09 11:03 AM   #30 
              - I dunno.  gatorboy   Sep-16-09 11:05 AM   #32 
                 - Typically no.  JonQ   Sep-16-09 12:44 PM   #42 
     - might tell you something about the reality of those in poverty  Johonny   Sep-16-09 01:19 PM   #52 
  - The *vast majority* of cases. And ACORN isn't a person, only the few corrupt staff members  redqueen   Sep-16-09 10:32 AM   #5 
  - all of that is true. it doesn't change the fact that this is a disaster for  cali   Sep-16-09 10:34 AM   #7 
  - Pity that rape and murder aren't a disaster for Blackwater... but then there are different rules  redqueen   Sep-16-09 10:36 AM   #9 
  - Let's apply that logic to other things, shall we?  JonQ   Sep-16-09 10:44 AM   #16 
     - Their lying caused how many deaths? You want to stick with that analogy?  redqueen   Sep-16-09 11:20 AM   #35 
     - But now you're applying a different metric  JonQ   Sep-16-09 12:51 PM   #44 
        - I never said every organization... blah blah blah (nt)  redqueen   Sep-16-09 01:21 PM   #54 
     - major difference  Qutzupalotl   Sep-16-09 11:28 AM   #39 
     - And yet they have a disturbingly high rate of this sort of thing  JonQ   Sep-16-09 12:52 PM   #45 
        - They can't hire lawyers for minimum wage,  Qutzupalotl   Sep-16-09 01:14 PM   #50 
           - Seems like that would have been wise advice from the beginning  JonQ   Sep-16-09 01:27 PM   #56 
     - The difference being, the tobacco company corruption was at the very  RaleighNCDUer   Sep-16-09 01:12 PM   #48 
  - In most cases, they weren't corrupt  Warpy   Sep-16-09 10:38 AM   #10 
  - They found people who helped in 4 different cities and multiple people per city. n/t  Statistical   Sep-16-09 10:44 AM   #17 
  - In most cases I drive the speed limit  JonQ   Sep-16-09 10:48 AM   #21 
  - You're comparing apples and oranges  Warpy   Sep-16-09 11:27 AM   #38 
     - You aren't in the least concerned that the 4 times this was tried  JonQ   Sep-16-09 02:12 PM   #58 
  - Do we really know the sequence of events? Did someone hear about  hedgehog   Sep-16-09 11:01 AM   #29 
  - the one lady that spoke out, that said they were so outrageous in behavior, she played along  seabeyond   Sep-16-09 10:39 AM   #12 
  - blackwater. jp morgan. goldman sachs. etc.  Hannah Bell   Sep-16-09 07:10 PM   #64 
  - Edited tapes. Faux Noise consistently spreads lies.  mariawr   Sep-16-09 10:51 AM   #24 
  - Bingo: Faux spreads propaganda.....it's what they do.  Vincardog   Sep-16-09 11:07 AM   #33 
  - While this should be fairly looked into for wider systemic issues  TheKentuckian   Sep-16-09 11:17 AM   #34 
  - Your last sentences are a huge red flag...  redqueen   Sep-16-09 11:22 AM   #36 
  - This RW attack campaign needs to be shut down.  Xenotime   Sep-16-09 01:06 PM   #46 
  - I have a video that government officials acting on the contents of illegal video can legally watch.  Wizard777   Sep-16-09 01:40 PM   #57 
  - I knew there was some sneaky shit going on...nt  and-justice-for-all   Sep-16-09 01:17 PM   #51 
  - I'm sure Glenn Beck is covering this part of the story tonight.  mzmolly   Sep-16-09 02:27 PM   #60 
  - send this story to Olbermann or Rachel Maddow  Nikki Stone1   Sep-16-09 02:33 PM   #62 
 

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