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geek tragedy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Nov-13-09 11:39 AM
Response to Reply #53
56. Assets of alleged money launderers get seized all the time.
Bank accounts get frozen routinely in civil matters.

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  -"First They Came For The Mosques"- Feds Move To Seize Mosques 'Linked To Iran' Orwellian_Ghost  Nov-12-09 09:31 PM   #0 
  - That's an offensive use of that construct.  imdjh   Nov-12-09 09:34 PM   #1 
  - How do you mean?  Orwellian_Ghost   Nov-12-09 09:35 PM   #2 
  - You're making light of the holocaust.  HiFructosePronSyrup   Nov-12-09 10:23 PM   #20 
     - Is this what happened to all the Catholic Churches in Iran?  timeforpeace   Nov-12-09 10:40 PM   #27 
     - False  Orwellian_Ghost   Nov-12-09 10:46 PM   #30 
     - Yes, it was a reference to the abuses of Nazi Germany.  geek tragedy   Nov-13-09 11:12 AM   #41 
     - Drawing parallels between the buildup to the Holocaust and modern events does not make light  jobycom   Nov-12-09 11:30 PM   #33 
     - If there were some actual modern atrocity I'd agree with you.  HiFructosePronSyrup   Nov-13-09 11:07 AM   #38 
     - I didn't realize the Feds had shut down Westboro Church.  jobycom   Nov-13-09 02:06 PM   #81 
     - When there is NO ATROCITY yes it is trivializing the Holocaust. nt  geek tragedy   Nov-13-09 11:15 AM   #44 
     - The point of the comparison it to keep it from becoming an atrocity.  jobycom   Nov-13-09 02:00 PM   #80 
     - Well said.  BrklynLiberal   Nov-13-09 03:16 PM   #82 
     - I don't see anyone "making light"; I see someone drawing a perfectly-reasonable analogy.  Tesha   Nov-13-09 05:44 PM   #84 
  - You do not own man's inhumanity to man.  Malikshah   Nov-13-09 12:14 AM   #37 
  - Hold the Niemller - this is genuine.  backscatter712   Nov-12-09 09:37 PM   #3 
  - How so?  Orwellian_Ghost   Nov-12-09 09:42 PM   #4 
  - Oh, well in that case.....  imdjh   Nov-12-09 09:57 PM   #7 
     - That's no answer  Orwellian_Ghost   Nov-12-09 10:05 PM   #10 
        - what's not an answer is the moronic "they did it when the Shah  cali   Nov-12-09 10:10 PM   #12 
           - No it's called history  Orwellian_Ghost   Nov-12-09 10:16 PM   #17 
              - you might check the history of both sides.... to be fair  sam sarrha   Nov-12-09 10:24 PM   #22 
                 - Do tell n/t  Orwellian_Ghost   Nov-12-09 10:34 PM   #26 
  - I guess stranger things have happened. But I'd be surprised.  jobycom   Nov-12-09 09:54 PM   #6 
     - +1  invictus   Nov-12-09 10:00 PM   #8 
     - who's bayonetting babies in the suburbs? I seem to have misseed that.  cali   Nov-13-09 11:33 AM   #52 
        - It's one of the constant lies told at the start of all wars.  jobycom   Nov-13-09 01:53 PM   #77 
  - Do you doubt that this is a possibility? I'll wait to see the evidence.  snagglepuss   Nov-12-09 09:50 PM   #5 
  - Has to do with this  Orwellian_Ghost   Nov-12-09 10:04 PM   #9 
     - You're awfully determined to defend the Mullahcracy.  geek tragedy   Nov-13-09 11:43 AM   #59 
  - OG has official jumped the shark.  Odin2005   Nov-12-09 10:08 PM   #11 
  - No!!! I'm shocked. Shocked I tell you.  cali   Nov-12-09 10:11 PM   #13 
  - How so?  Orwellian_Ghost   Nov-12-09 10:11 PM   #14 
     - Wouldn't do any good, your tin-foil hat is on too tight.  Odin2005   Nov-12-09 10:45 PM   #29 
        - Gotcha'  Orwellian_Ghost   Nov-12-09 10:49 PM   #31 
  - And then they came for the office buildings.  HiFructosePronSyrup   Nov-12-09 10:12 PM   #15 
  - First they came for the Fifth Avenue skyscrapers...  11cents   Nov-12-09 10:12 PM   #16 
  - where does the money come from are they ripping off the members.. they must submit to all clergy  sam sarrha   Nov-12-09 10:17 PM   #18 
  - Since the Beirut bombing, Iran has not supported significant terrorism against the US  FarCenter   Nov-12-09 10:23 PM   #19 
  - This is the Obama government's response that it has responded weakly to the Fort Hood attack.  sharesunited   Nov-12-09 10:24 PM   #21 
  - Next thing you know they'll gas the American Psychiatrist Association.  HiFructosePronSyrup   Nov-12-09 10:26 PM   #23 
  - Be for this: Voluntary deployment to any theater of engagement.  sharesunited   Nov-13-09 12:09 AM   #36 
     - Except said "changed heart" then went on to murder 13 people in cold blood.  SemiCharmedQuark   Nov-13-09 12:17 PM   #68 
  - Nothing but PR  blindpig   Nov-13-09 12:29 PM   #73 
  - I think the allusion is very appropriate.  BrklynLiberal   Nov-12-09 10:30 PM   # 
  - Well, good for you. Care to explain why?  rd_kent   Nov-13-09 01:54 PM   #78 
  - this is all about the Theocratic dictatorship in Iran not it's people, the people are are victims of  sam sarrha   Nov-12-09 10:30 PM   #24 
  - Not really  Orwellian_Ghost   Nov-12-09 10:34 PM   #25 
  - ask "What are two theocracies that still exist today?"- what's the answer?  LooseWilly   Nov-12-09 10:56 PM   #32 
  - That is always the excuse when invading another nation.  jobycom   Nov-12-09 11:33 PM   #34 
  - We seized the buildings of an organization under criminal indictment.  geek tragedy   Nov-13-09 11:17 AM   #47 
  - Come to think of it, that was our excuse the LAST time we overthrew the Iranian government.  jobycom   Nov-12-09 11:34 PM   #35 
  - Not really true at all  BoneDaddy   Nov-13-09 11:15 AM   #45 
     - i got my ass spanked here for not using the political correct talking points relative to Islam. but  sam sarrha   Nov-13-09 05:43 PM   #83 
  - I'm waiting for the Feds to seize Halliburton.  LooseWilly   Nov-12-09 10:41 PM   #28 
  - A bit misleading in your headline, don't you think?  rd_kent   Nov-13-09 11:09 AM   #39 
  - So that would make Obama Hitler.  geek tragedy   Nov-13-09 11:11 AM   #40 
  - the op has made it perfectly clear that he classifies Obama in the same catagory as Hitler.  cali   Nov-13-09 11:42 AM   #58 
     - He also equated Jeremiah Wright to MLK.  geek tragedy   Nov-13-09 11:44 AM   #60 
     - Who's the sockpuppet?  HiFructosePronSyrup   Nov-13-09 11:55 AM   #62 
        - IBTL  geek tragedy   Nov-13-09 12:06 PM   #63 
        - And your evidence that these are the same people?  HiFructosePronSyrup   Nov-13-09 12:21 PM   #69 
        - Said individual is known to have a sockpuppet here  geek tragedy   Nov-13-09 12:10 PM   #65 
     - Complete slander  Orwellian_Ghost   Nov-13-09 12:34 PM   #74 
        - Says the person accusing the Treasury Department of acting like Nazis.  HiFructosePronSyrup   Nov-13-09 12:38 PM   #75 
  - What if they were linked to Iran  BoneDaddy   Nov-13-09 11:14 AM   #42 
  - The OP isn't a liberal. nt  geek tragedy   Nov-13-09 11:16 AM   #46 
  - interesting  BoneDaddy   Nov-13-09 11:19 AM   #48 
     - Goldman? nt  geek tragedy   Nov-13-09 11:21 AM   #49 
        - I must have confused the link  BoneDaddy   Nov-13-09 11:36 AM   #54 
  - "What if?"  Orwellian_Ghost   Nov-13-09 11:39 AM   #55 
     - "US moves to seize Saudi Charity Assets"  geek tragedy   Nov-13-09 11:41 AM   #57 
     - Big difference in what actually happened, why and by whom  Orwellian_Ghost   Nov-13-09 11:52 AM   #61 
        - Yes, it's a political act because it's action taken against  geek tragedy   Nov-13-09 12:07 PM   #64 
     - I don't have a horse in this race one way or the other  BoneDaddy   Nov-13-09 01:36 PM   #76 
  - the organization that owns those buildings is under criminal indictment  geek tragedy   Nov-13-09 11:14 AM   #43 
  - You missed this "unimportant" (to you) bit  Orwellian_Ghost   Nov-13-09 11:36 AM   #53 
     - Assets of alleged money launderers get seized all the time.  geek tragedy   Nov-13-09 11:39 AM   #56 
  - Catholic churches next? They have links to the Vatican.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Nov-13-09 11:26 AM   #50 
  - We can only hope.....  rd_kent   Nov-13-09 01:56 PM   #79 
  - Somehow...  StarfarerBill   Nov-13-09 11:30 AM   #51 
  - Kinda reminds me how they Germans went after the synagogues in the 1930's  Cali_Democrat   Nov-13-09 12:14 PM   #66 
  - Please elaborate  SemiCharmedQuark   Nov-13-09 12:15 PM   #67 
     - Well to be fair, the Nazis didn't seize the synagogues  Cali_Democrat   Nov-13-09 12:24 PM   #70 
        - So filing a civil complaint RE: forfeiture of assets is akin to burning down all the synagogues?  SemiCharmedQuark   Nov-13-09 12:25 PM   #71 
           -'s not equivalent  Cali_Democrat   Nov-13-09 12:28 PM   #72 
  - Another dumb ass anti-Semitic post ...  HamdenRice   Nov-13-09 06:52 PM   #85 
  - How is this anti-semetic? nt  anonymous171   Nov-13-09 06:54 PM   #86 
     - It's trivializing the Holocaust (as usual) by comparing it to a due process criminal investigation  HamdenRice   Nov-13-09 06:57 PM   #87 
  - locking  maddezmom   Nov-14-09 08:19 AM   #88 

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