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  -WHY all of a sudden is Greg Palast being trashed? BTW I know he's not BRITISH seemslikeadream  May-28-07 05:15 PM   #0 
  - I have noticed the trashing too  Demo5   May-28-07 05:18 PM   #1 
  - You'd think Palast had quit the Democratic Party  seemslikeadream   May-28-07 05:20 PM   #3 
  - Palast ain't British  Fredda Weinberg   May-28-07 05:22 PM   #6 
  - Do tell Fredda  seemslikeadream   May-28-07 05:27 PM   #13 
  - Why should I sue him? Will that bring my mother back?  Fredda Weinberg   May-28-07 05:36 PM   #19 
     - Caging is not illegal?  seemslikeadream   May-28-07 05:45 PM   #25 
     - Challenging votes is not illegal. The method may be despicable  Fredda Weinberg   May-28-07 05:48 PM   #28 
     - singling out voters to challenge, by race  blogslut   May-28-07 05:50 PM   #30 
     - According to press reports, they were recently registered  Fredda Weinberg   May-28-07 06:04 PM   #37 
        - Palast's folks called them up  blogslut   May-28-07 06:07 PM   #42 
     - You didn't read my post AGAIN Fredda  seemslikeadream   May-28-07 05:52 PM   #31 
     - All caps doesn't make the allegation any more credible  Fredda Weinberg   May-28-07 06:05 PM   #39 
        - You didn't hear about the Black vets?  seemslikeadream   May-28-07 06:08 PM   #43 
        - Yes, but that's a separate incident n/t  Fredda Weinberg   May-28-07 08:49 PM   #66 
           - SO?  seemslikeadream   May-28-07 08:55 PM   #70 
              - I'm sorry if the incidents are combined in your mind  Fredda Weinberg   May-28-07 10:11 PM   #84 
        - So what do ya think of RFK Jr. Fredda?  seemslikeadream   May-28-07 06:10 PM   #44 
        - Never met him. Why? eom  Fredda Weinberg   May-28-07 08:50 PM   #67 
           - No opinion on HIS reputation?  seemslikeadream   May-28-07 08:53 PM   #68 
              - Good dinner conversation  Fredda Weinberg   May-28-07 10:08 PM   #82 
                 - If ya can'r be bothered to WATCH the videos  seemslikeadream   May-29-07 06:09 AM   #113 
                    - The first one wasted my time  Fredda Weinberg   May-29-07 06:31 PM   #122 
                       - If you think listening to Kennedy is a waste of time  seemslikeadream   May-29-07 06:33 PM   #123 
                          - He ain't helping with NYPD. I have no time to listen to his causes  Fredda Weinberg   May-29-07 06:54 PM   #130 
        - Took you off of ignore to see if I could remember why  Jazzgirl   May-28-07 08:42 PM   #63 
        - Vote caging is an illegal trick to suppress minority voters  seemslikeadream   Jun-01-07 06:23 AM   #159 
     - challenging based on race is illegal in my state - heres law  WillYourVoteBCounted   May-28-07 07:05 PM   #57 
     - Read the law again. Sorry, but you prove my point  Fredda Weinberg   May-28-07 08:48 PM   #65 
        - Ah, but remember  blogslut   May-28-07 09:44 PM   #77 
        - Once again, you prove my point  Fredda Weinberg   May-28-07 09:54 PM   #78 
           - And how do we arrive at charges?  blogslut   May-28-07 10:08 PM   #81 
           - Charges can be brought by federal officials  Fredda Weinberg   May-28-07 10:20 PM   #87 
           - Section 2 of the Voting Rights Act  Usrename   May-29-07 04:27 AM   #112 
        - You have to be member of the precinct of voter you challenge in NC  WillYourVoteBCounted   May-28-07 10:48 PM   #93 
           - "keep a steady eye on each other"  Fredda Weinberg   May-28-07 11:08 PM   #94 
           - our bi partisan BOEs screen these challenges before it goes further  WillYourVoteBCounted   May-29-07 12:16 AM   #98 
              - The hardest part for me in Florida was seeing collusion  Fredda Weinberg   May-29-07 06:36 PM   #125 
           - See my post 103  merh   May-29-07 01:40 AM   #106 
     - SLATE: Vote caging is an illegal trick to suppress minority voters  mod mom   Jun-01-07 10:44 AM   #166 
     - Who cares if it's legal it's scandalous enough to do real damage to Repukes  Proud2BAmurkin   May-28-07 10:01 PM   #80 
     - So let's hold a hearing ... I'm enjoying the shows  Fredda Weinberg   May-28-07 10:28 PM   #91 
     - Caging is election fraud which is a Felony n/t  Nunyabiz   May-29-07 06:40 AM   #116 
        - Who found the practice to be fraudulent?  Fredda Weinberg   May-29-07 06:47 PM   #129 
           - LOL  Nunyabiz   May-31-07 06:56 AM   #147 
              - 134 posts? Welcome to DU  Fredda Weinberg   May-31-07 01:28 PM   #153 
                 - what does 134 post have to do with anything?  Nunyabiz   May-31-07 04:45 PM   #155 
                    - We welcome new members  Fredda Weinberg   May-31-07 07:09 PM   #156 
                       - DID YA SEE THIS FREDDA?  seemslikeadream   Jun-01-07 06:26 AM   #160 
                          - Thanks I was just about to post that also n/t  Nunyabiz   Jun-01-07 08:06 AM   #162 
                          - Yes, so what?  Fredda Weinberg   Jun-01-07 04:56 PM   #168 
     - Down to brass tacks here. So, Greg Palast and your mother's passing are linked?  BleedingHeartPatriot   May-28-07 06:06 PM   #41 
        - You bet they're linked. She believed in him  Fredda Weinberg   May-28-07 08:43 PM   #64 
           - So, Salon didn't heed your requests for their members' behavior and DU did?  BleedingHeartPatriot   May-28-07 08:54 PM   #69 
           - I'm still here, ain't I?  Fredda Weinberg   May-28-07 10:14 PM   #85 
              - Well, I doubt you'll care much for my behavior, nor will you be able to control it.  BleedingHeartPatriot   May-29-07 07:00 AM   #117 
                 - Lockstep? Harmonic motion is a dangerous force  Fredda Weinberg   May-29-07 06:58 PM   #131 
                    - A most civil response. Thanks, and when I joined in 2004 I was all about the hyperbole.  BleedingHeartPatriot   May-29-07 08:29 PM   #136 
           - Don't you ever get tired  Pastiche423   May-28-07 09:22 PM   #74 
           - Only? Where's your cave? oem  Fredda Weinberg   May-28-07 10:21 PM   #88 
              - Right here on DU  Pastiche423   May-28-07 10:44 PM   #92 
                 - Then use your star and search for my posts  Fredda Weinberg   May-28-07 11:10 PM   #95 
                    - Uh, no thanks  Pastiche423   May-28-07 11:29 PM   #97 
           - The tactics were legally challenged in the '80s  merh   May-29-07 01:21 AM   #103 
           - Dude, let me share what he explained to me  Fredda Weinberg   May-29-07 06:42 PM   #127 
              - Dude, you are the one that said no legal opinion exists relative to the  merh   May-29-07 10:46 PM   #137 
                 - Deleted message  Name removed   May-30-07 10:29 PM   #143 
                    - LOL, touchy aren't you.  merh   May-30-07 11:02 PM   #144 
                       - "Consent decrees are federal consent decrees"  Fredda Weinberg   May-30-07 11:53 PM   #145 
                       - And you really are uninformed - why not try researching the matter.  merh   May-31-07 03:55 PM   #154 
                          - Again, you're diluting the issue  Fredda Weinberg   May-31-07 07:19 PM   #157 
                             - Go read my previous posts. I had already noted that the  merh   May-31-07 08:18 PM   #158 
                       - Even the Great Palast can not make the despicable illegal  Fredda Weinberg   May-31-07 12:05 AM   #146 
           - if you sincerely want to "warn people" of Palast's "credibility" issues, you'd do better to  nashville_brook   May-29-07 02:38 AM   #111 
              - Ah, your problem, my friend. I'm no Cassandra  Fredda Weinberg   May-29-07 06:44 PM   #128 
  - YOU TOO Fredda READ THE DAMN POST  seemslikeadream   May-28-07 05:32 PM   #17 
  - See my post 103 to his post 64  merh   May-29-07 01:27 AM   #104 
  - I would like to know as well  blogslut   May-28-07 05:44 PM   #24 
  - Uh, he's not British. He interprets the American left to the British. NT  MADem   May-28-07 05:26 PM   #10 
  - DID ANYONE NOTICE THE SARCASM SMILIE?  seemslikeadream   May-28-07 05:29 PM   #14 
     - Well, the way your sentence read, one would think your sarcasm had to do with his  MADem   May-28-07 05:39 PM   #20 
  - uhhh -- you need to do some homework  Donnachaidh   May-28-07 05:26 PM   #12 
  - READ THE DAMN POST  seemslikeadream   May-28-07 05:29 PM   #15 
  - He lives in London and publishes there, but is American to the core.  nealmhughes   May-28-07 06:22 PM   #47 
  - I know nealmhughes  seemslikeadream   May-28-07 06:57 PM   #54 
  - This shows how much you know about Palast...  zulchzulu   May-29-07 07:11 AM   #121 
     - zulchzulu do you know what sacrasm is?  seemslikeadream   May-29-07 06:35 PM   #124 
        - I jumped the...  zulchzulu   May-30-07 07:43 PM   #141 
  - I think you could probably look to the "Third Way" /DLC end  Skidmore   May-28-07 05:24 PM   #7 
  - self-delete  tblue37   May-29-07 07:07 AM   #119 
  - Some have been blasting Robert Parry, too, and dared to say he was only trying  blm   May-29-07 07:02 PM   #132 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-28-07 05:19 PM   #2 
  - Well there seems to be an effort a foot other places  seemslikeadream   May-28-07 05:22 PM   #5 
  - After looking at the causes of this Palast thing...  Tandalayo_Scheisskopf   May-28-07 05:44 PM   #23 
     - Exactly - Did you ever believe there would be a time when REAL reporters  blm   May-30-07 02:44 PM   #139 
  - Speak of the devil .  lildreamer316   May-28-07 05:24 PM   #8 
  - I think. n/t  live love laugh   May-28-07 05:31 PM   #16 
  - You bet it is.  dicksteele   May-28-07 09:08 PM   #72 
  - Comfortable lies or painful truth?  slank   May-28-07 05:21 PM   #4 
  - "Like once your body has grown around shrapnel..."  BlueIris   May-28-07 05:26 PM   #11 
  - oooh that sounds painful  zippy890   May-28-07 06:58 PM   # 
  - Bye!  Jazzgirl   May-28-07 08:36 PM   #62 
  - Because he speaks bluntly and passionately.  madfloridian   May-28-07 05:24 PM   #9 
  - Palast exposed some bad things about Hillary, recently, so the Clintonites are after him.  w4rma   May-28-07 05:35 PM   #18 
  - You wouldn't happen to have links to that, would you?  Selatius   May-28-07 05:46 PM   #26 
  - Yes, here is one.  w4rma   May-28-07 05:56 PM   #32 
     - Funny that  seemslikeadream   May-28-07 05:58 PM   #33 
        - What did Kos do again? I don't understand what you are trying to say. (nt)  w4rma   May-28-07 06:01 PM   #36 
           - besides Clinton?  seemslikeadream   May-28-07 06:12 PM   #45 
  - Clintonites are after him.  seemslikeadream   May-28-07 05:48 PM   #27 
  - Palast tweaks the CIA's role in this...CIA/BCCI/Clinton $ links  EVDebs   May-29-07 12:38 AM   #102 
     - Sh...mentioning BCCI is NOT allowed - in fact, Clinton doesn't mention it in his ENTIRE BOOK.  blm   May-29-07 07:07 PM   #133 
     - Palast looks like a fraud to me  creeksneakers2   May-29-07 07:56 PM   #135 
     - heheh...and it's not like Clinton avoided BCCI's outstanding matters when he took office  blm   May-30-07 02:48 PM   #140 
        - Wrong  creeksneakers2   May-30-07 08:31 PM   #142 
           - Yeah - I noticed. Maybe you could help DUers and post the explanatory excerpts.  blm   May-31-07 08:24 AM   #149 
     - Is there any real proof on the Clinton connection  karynnj   May-31-07 08:17 AM   #148 
        - You mean Marc Rich was part of BCCI terrorist bank scandal and NOT just a tax evader  blm   May-31-07 08:27 AM   #150 
        - Edited version of post - to expand comments to overall topic of thread  karynnj   May-31-07 09:45 AM   #152 
  - Like his exposure of Mario Cuomo?  Fredda Weinberg   May-28-07 05:49 PM   #29 
     - Why should I care about Mario Cuomo? Cuomo isn't running for anything I can vote on. (nt)  w4rma   May-28-07 05:59 PM   #34 
        - You should care that Palast published allegations without evidence  Fredda Weinberg   May-28-07 06:06 PM   #40 
           - So how's that suit going Fredda?  seemslikeadream   May-28-07 06:21 PM   #46 
              - Good question, as usual, slad.  bobthedrummer   May-28-07 06:23 PM   #48 
              - Hey btd  seemslikeadream   May-28-07 06:44 PM   #51 
                 - Iced or uniced?  bobthedrummer   May-28-07 06:47 PM   #52 
                    - Iced with a touch of  seemslikeadream   May-28-07 06:58 PM   #56 
              - I read that Palast settled with Cuomo  Fredda Weinberg   May-28-07 08:33 PM   #61 
                 - Well, there ya go, an undisputed statement of (I read) fact. .  BleedingHeartPatriot   May-28-07 09:05 PM   #71 
                    - As reported by AP, the law suit was settled in May 2005. Link here:  Garbo 2004   May-29-07 12:37 AM   #101 
  - obviously there are 'agent mikes' here...  pretzel4gore   May-28-07 05:43 PM   #21 
  - bookmarking.  BleedingHeartPatriot   May-28-07 07:56 PM   #59 
  - Short List  L. Coyote   May-28-07 05:44 PM   #22 
  - I've been gone since Fri. PM, no access to a computer. I have never seen Palast trashed on DU.  BleedingHeartPatriot   May-28-07 06:01 PM   #35 
  - check GD Politics too  seemslikeadream   May-28-07 06:04 PM   #38 
  - I have noticed it too, seemslikeadream.  deminks   May-28-07 06:29 PM   #49 
     - Welcome to DU, deminks!  BleedingHeartPatriot   May-28-07 06:37 PM   #50 
     - You're sweet deminks  seemslikeadream   May-28-07 06:47 PM   #53 
  - The trashing of Palast, Parry, and even Brinkley has been going on for months.  blm   May-31-07 08:29 AM   #151 
  - I read his book Armed Madhouse, and it was great...  bamacrat   May-28-07 06:58 PM   #55 
  - This is Doug taking pictures of Black voters on election day - YEA IT'S ILLEGAL  seemslikeadream   May-28-07 07:15 PM   #58 
  - Palast is a treasure. n/t  sfexpat2000   May-28-07 08:01 PM   #60 
  - This thread makes me itch  annabanana   May-28-07 09:10 PM   #73 
     - Ewwwwwwwwew!  sfexpat2000   May-28-07 09:28 PM   #75 
     - LOL!  Swamp Rat   May-29-07 12:31 AM   #100 
        - heheh - yeah - let's not FORGET those who PROVED themselves to be untrustworthy  blm   May-29-07 07:30 PM   #134 
  - Tell me about it......  BlackVelvet04   May-28-07 09:35 PM   #76 
  - Palast voted for Nader. Not credible.  Proud2BAmurkin   May-28-07 09:58 PM   #79 
  - TTIHLIC  blogslut   May-28-07 10:10 PM   #83 
  - He's not credible because he voted for Nader?  BlackVelvet04   May-28-07 10:15 PM   #86 
  - I've come to the conclusion that those who trash Palast are simple twits I'd never talk to anyway  zulchzulu   May-28-07 10:22 PM   #89 
  - All he has to do is put up or shut up  LeftCoast   May-29-07 02:35 AM   #110 
     - Actually I like how it plays more into making the Rove Camp paranoid  zulchzulu   May-29-07 07:08 AM   #120 
  - Didn't the Chimpministration recently launch an online initiative recently?  Octafish   May-28-07 10:24 PM   #90 
  - They did the same thing to Gary Webb, a long time ago....  John Q. Citizen   May-29-07 01:42 AM   #107 
  - Because there is a hugely monstrous scandal in progress at the White House?  L. Coyote   May-28-07 11:16 PM   #96 
  - this love/hate thing at DU is just plain stupid  Lord Helmet   May-29-07 12:25 AM   #99 
  - Oh yeah, we love agent Mike. And by any other name, he's still just as sweet.  John Q. Citizen   May-29-07 01:44 AM   #108 
     - whatevah dude  Lord Helmet   May-29-07 11:13 PM   #138 
        - You underestimate the amount of time and money they're willing to waste.  glitch   Jun-01-07 10:30 AM   #163 
  - Because much of the USA/AG scandal has to do with voter fraud  LSK   May-29-07 01:30 AM   #105 
  - It could have something to do with him shilling a new book...  LeftCoast   May-29-07 02:28 AM   #109 
  - The SHILLING is FREE too bad you didn't bother to read that  seemslikeadream   May-29-07 06:12 AM   #114 
  - All I think about is ,thank God, there is someone as brilliant as  midnight   May-29-07 06:16 AM   #115 
  - Palast is 90% hype  Azathoth   May-29-07 07:00 AM   #118 
  - You are WRONG  seemslikeadream   May-29-07 06:37 PM   #126 
  - Well, I disagree. He broke the story that the WH knew  sfexpat2000   Jun-01-07 06:28 AM   #161 
  - 95% of statistics are pulled out of people's assholes too.  Beelzebud   Jun-01-07 10:31 AM   #165 
  - and you are?  seemslikeadream   Jun-01-07 10:59 AM   #167 
  - Because he's bad for our 1 party system that pretends its a 2 party system.  Beelzebud   Jun-01-07 10:31 AM   #164 
 

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