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EFerrari Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Nov-09-10 08:47 AM
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21. Remember the UN Special Rapporteur for Torture called for an investigation
during Obama's first year in office? Too bad the DoJ is too busy trying to prosecute the Wikileaks whistleblowers to follow up.
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  -We have a former president who has admiited to criminal acts. Stinky The Clown  Nov-09-10 07:24 AM   #0 
  - And our government will ignore it. What else you got for today? n/t  HereSince1628   Nov-09-10 07:28 AM   #1 
  - Does that make them an Accessory After the Fact?  donheld   Nov-09-10 07:33 PM   #37 
  - Must look forward, never look back. No one in power is concerned  nc4bo   Nov-09-10 07:31 AM   #2 
  - Obama will be impeached  Hawkowl   Nov-09-10 12:50 PM   #34 
     - Oh, I Think Obama Will Have FINALLY Found a Line He Will Hold  Demeter   Nov-10-10 04:08 AM   #48 
  - Man convicted to death for killing three people. George Bush is  Lint Head   Nov-09-10 07:33 AM   #3 
  - Just dust around the bodies and spray some air freshener.  canoeist52   Nov-09-10 07:34 AM   #4 
  - k&r! nt  wildbilln864   Nov-09-10 07:35 AM   #5 
  - has the torture stopped?  DrDan   Nov-09-10 07:35 AM   #6 
  - +1  SammyWinstonJack   Nov-09-10 07:46 AM   #13 
  - oops  grahamhgreen   Nov-09-10 10:18 AM   #24 
  - Not really, rendition is still openly practiced by Obama,  grahamhgreen   Nov-09-10 10:20 AM   #25 
  - we certainly cannot claim the moral high-ground when these practices continue  DrDan   Nov-09-10 11:34 AM   #30 
  - Has the torture stopped?...  truth2power   Nov-10-10 07:37 AM   #56 
  - What do you have when you have a clean table? Nothing!  shraby   Nov-09-10 07:35 AM   #7 
  - They want clean tables so they can do some more waterboarding on them.  leveymg   Nov-09-10 07:35 AM   #8 
  - You nailed it. "...because he can."  lunatica   Nov-09-10 07:36 AM   #9 
  - and he is smirking about it too.  bdamomma   Nov-09-10 08:39 AM   #19 
  - and he is proftting from it, isn;t that illegal?  bettyellen   Nov-09-10 07:37 AM   #10 
  - This internetz loudmouth  GrpCaptMandrake   Nov-09-10 07:38 AM   #11 
  - Dubya has a lot more question to answer...  worriedshrimp   Nov-09-10 07:42 AM   #12 
  - Yep...because he can.  Solly Mack   Nov-09-10 08:18 AM   #14 
  - hopefully some foreign governments are issuing subpoenas  spanone   Nov-09-10 08:21 AM   #15 
  - We're going to do exactly nothing about it.  progressoid   Nov-09-10 08:24 AM   #16 
  - Nothing of course.  mmonk   Nov-09-10 08:29 AM   #17 
  - I used to get my posts about Nuremberg deleted here  Hydra   Nov-09-10 03:16 PM   #35 
  - K&R #15 n/t  UTUSN   Nov-09-10 08:30 AM   #18 
  - K&R  The Uncola   Nov-09-10 08:42 AM   #20 
  - Remember the UN Special Rapporteur for Torture called for an investigation  EFerrari   Nov-09-10 08:47 AM   #21 
  - Or threatening potential pot smokers in California... (n/t)  ProudDad   Nov-09-10 11:58 PM   #42 
  - Maybe a pollyanna could let this go if the former regime kept their heads down  TheKentuckian   Nov-09-10 08:50 AM   #22 
  - Turning a blind eye to torture, makes one complicit in the crime. Prosecute now, before they're  grahamhgreen   Nov-09-10 10:06 AM   #23 
  - We don't even get the empty jesture of a strongly worded letter  Poboy   Nov-09-10 10:20 AM   #26 
  - The CIA director clearly states water boarding is torture:  grahamhgreen   Nov-09-10 10:23 AM   #27 
  - Kicked and recommended.  Uncle Joe   Nov-09-10 10:28 AM   #28 
  - It would be like Nixon writing a book bragging his involvement in protecting  Supersedeas   Nov-09-10 10:36 AM   #29 
  - Yes, this is what the crowds are clamoring for  HughMoran   Nov-09-10 11:38 AM   #31 
  - Clean tables? More like empty tables.  glitch   Nov-09-10 11:51 AM   #32 
  - Bush's book confirms all his delusions,  felix_numinous   Nov-09-10 11:57 AM   #33 
  - Yes, but "the lawyer" told him it was OK  Canuckistanian   Nov-09-10 07:12 PM   #36 
  - Maybe they are just really bad policies and not criminal acts ....  slipslidingaway   Nov-09-10 07:42 PM   #38 
  - Everyone here needs to carefully read that statement of Obama's...  truth2power   Nov-10-10 08:31 AM   #60 
     - It was all just talk :( n/t  slipslidingaway   Nov-10-10 10:10 PM   #62 
  - Meanwhile, Pelosi & Congress refused to impeach * who was and is a known criminal!  earth mom   Nov-09-10 08:50 PM   #39 
  - he;s doing it to sell a book  pitohui   Nov-09-10 08:52 PM   #40 
  - And who will get a pass...  ProudDad   Nov-09-10 11:57 PM   #41 
  - Ex-Chancellor Schrder Says Bush 'Is Not Telling the Truth'  Schibulsky   Nov-10-10 12:05 AM   #43 
  - what are we going to do? Have him on Oprah, apparently.  AmandaMae   Nov-10-10 12:12 AM   #44 
  - Obviously, Obama/Holder are not moving on anything ....!!!  defendandprotect   Nov-10-10 12:20 AM   #45 
  - he knows the current president won't do a damn thing about it  Skittles   Nov-10-10 02:36 AM   #46 
  - KNR! n/t  indimuse   Nov-10-10 04:00 AM   #47 
  - Matt Lauer & Oprah interviewing a war criminal on teevee.  democrank   Nov-10-10 04:28 AM   #49 
  - "Did you order a Code Red?" "You're damn right I did!"  tclambert   Nov-10-10 06:05 AM   #50 
  - Apparently we are going to have to beg a foreign government to prosecute.  Vinca   Nov-10-10 06:40 AM   #51 
  - Issa and the Teapublicans say they will investigate Bush too  Bluenorthwest   Nov-10-10 07:19 AM   #54 
     - "Teapublicans". I like that! I hope you wouldn't mind if I pass it along. eom  truth2power   Nov-10-10 07:47 AM   #57 
  - "The lawyers said it was legal"  PerpetuallyDazed   Nov-10-10 06:47 AM   #52 
  - Lawyers argue cases  The Wizard   Nov-10-10 07:34 AM   #55 
     - That's not fair  dflprincess   Nov-10-10 11:14 PM   #63 
  - When did cowboy heroes do torture?  Beartracks   Nov-10-10 06:52 AM   #53 
  - He giggles when he talks about death and destruction. Ever notice that? eom  truth2power   Nov-10-10 07:50 AM   #58 
  - obviously the world could care less....  spanone   Nov-10-10 08:23 AM   #59 
  - Keep moving-nothing to see here  Scruffy1   Nov-10-10 09:19 AM   #61 

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