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mfcorey1 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Sep-18-11 12:13 AM
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23. Law enforcement blocked thed media trucks from getting close to the protestors.
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  -What took you so long MSNBC: Protesters invade NYC Financial District cal04  Sep-17-11 09:53 PM   #0 
  - First they ignore you,  deminks   Sep-17-11 09:59 PM   #1 
  - Protest in front of fox...  butterfly77   Sep-18-11 03:18 PM   #53 
  - And empty gesture.  Meeker Morgan   Sep-17-11 09:59 PM   #2 
  - But they have pretty graphics...n/t  greytdemocrat   Sep-17-11 10:03 PM   #6 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-18-11 06:27 AM   #27 
     - Yeah sure buddy, I'm paid by Koch ...  Meeker Morgan   Sep-18-11 06:42 AM   #30 
     - Morgan  dotymed   Sep-18-11 03:16 PM   #52 
     - So are lots of Paul-idiots: "I'm a unionized public employee"  me b zola   Sep-18-11 07:47 PM   #75 
     - You really should not hit post when you are making stuff up  sabrina 1   Sep-18-11 10:46 PM   #84 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-18-11 06:43 AM   #31 
  - rethorical I know, but I still am curious...  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-17-11 10:11 PM   #9 
  - This is not the same thing as Wisconsin..  Imajika   Sep-17-11 10:38 PM   #13 
  - You are right of course  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-17-11 10:42 PM   #14 
  - It would only take a few steps to turn it into something real  starroute   Sep-17-11 11:12 PM   #17 
  - I noticed that too  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-17-11 11:16 PM   #20 
  - One never knows what spark will turn into a wildfire,  WHEN CRABS ROAR   Sep-18-11 12:08 AM   #22 
  - The #1 thing they need is staying power, they need to be there for DAYS.  dixiegrrrrl   Sep-18-11 10:13 AM   #36 
  - Exactly!  Fire Walk With Me   Sep-18-11 07:51 PM   #76 
  - You're raising the important points and asking the right questions.  leveymg   Sep-18-11 03:19 PM   #54 
  - Yep and that's the point nadin........  socialist_n_TN   Sep-18-11 11:25 AM   #39 
  - Ah, one of those "Hodge Podge" demonstrations--you are right, totally meaningless.  MADem   Sep-17-11 11:16 PM   #19 
  - So how do you justify the fact that the same ol' tired crowd of  truedelphi   Sep-18-11 04:41 PM   #58 
  - Looks like your predictions of doom and gloom turned out to wrong.  sabrina 1   Sep-19-11 04:35 PM   #87 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-18-11 06:16 PM   #69 
     - Yes, but we're not allowed to advocate for that on this site.  TBF   Sep-18-11 06:28 PM   #70 
  - Yup..  Imajika   Sep-17-11 10:24 PM   #10 
  - Some people will denigrate any effort to confront the powers that be.  fasttense   Sep-18-11 06:30 AM   #28 
  - Yeah, worthless "well fed college kids". Who cares?  cheapdate   Sep-18-11 08:17 PM   #77 
  - That's the same way the Egyptians looked. Cell phones and all.  rainy   Sep-18-11 09:51 PM   #83 
  - Ooh, middle class?  napoleon_in_rags   Sep-17-11 10:36 PM   #12 
  - Yup, agreed  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-17-11 10:47 PM   #15 
  - Easy for some people to sling insults at protesters, while they sit comfortably behind their  fasttense   Sep-18-11 06:24 AM   #26 
  - You do understand it is not binary? The choices are not 'feel  Bluenorthwest   Sep-18-11 07:03 AM   #32 
  - Go cut you hair or something  lsewpershad   Sep-18-11 02:44 PM   #48 
  - It is a start. Little by little  Mojorabbit   Sep-18-11 04:30 PM   #55 
  - OH those nasty hippies. nt  sudopod   Sep-18-11 06:40 PM   #71 
  - poor reporting, too little, too late.  ixion   Sep-17-11 10:00 PM   #3 
  - There was no blocked twitter account  ChandlerJr   Sep-17-11 10:33 PM   #11 
     - by twitters own admission, there was  ixion   Sep-18-11 06:06 AM   #25 
  - It's the weekend  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-17-11 10:03 PM   #4 
  - lol we had more than that at our farmer's market n crafts fair this morning nt  msongs   Sep-17-11 10:03 PM   # 
  - I doubt it. Take a look at the pictures from the march. Other than the cherry-picked ones from the  DrunkenBoat   Sep-18-11 08:27 PM   #79 
  - Wow, they are going to shut it down! On a Saturday. LOL  RB TexLa   Sep-17-11 10:03 PM   #5 
  - Because we all know doing absolutely NOTHING will work.  fasttense   Sep-18-11 06:35 AM   #29 
  - I don't think "occupying" wall street helps anyone.  RB TexLa   Sep-18-11 10:02 AM   #33 
  - It's the seat of the corruption. Banksters brought down the financial system, bailed themselves out  KoKo   Sep-18-11 10:10 AM   #34 
  - Banksters?  RB TexLa   Sep-18-11 10:15 AM   #37 
     - You are not "familiar" with the term?  KoKo   Sep-18-11 06:14 PM   #68 
  - Maybe it's about sending those criminals a message  cheapdate   Sep-18-11 08:22 PM   #78 
  - No one is saying this except you.  blank space   Sep-18-11 06:47 PM   #72 
  - maybe check into why they chose September 17th  Coexist   Sep-18-11 11:26 AM   #40 
     - no concern why they chose it  RB TexLa   Sep-18-11 11:39 AM   #41 
        - that comment tells me everything I need to know.  Coexist   Sep-18-11 11:41 AM   #43 
  - Oh and numbers (per MSSM) have doubled!  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-17-11 10:05 PM   #7 
  - K&R  midnight   Sep-17-11 10:06 PM   #8 
  - 1000......no wonder they were able to check them at the gates....  Historic NY   Sep-17-11 10:59 PM   #16 
  - MSNBC is now working on weekends? That's a step UP, actually....  MADem   Sep-17-11 11:13 PM   #18 
  - I had CNN all day in the background, going  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-17-11 11:18 PM   #21 
     - we have a censored media in the U.S., just like Fiji, they too, dont report certain things  StarsInHerHair   Sep-18-11 09:05 PM   #82 
  - Law enforcement blocked thed media trucks from getting close to the protestors.  mfcorey1   Sep-18-11 12:13 AM   #23 
  - Chris Hayes on MSNBC tomorrow from 8-10 am, on MSNBC..  nenagh   Sep-18-11 12:15 AM   #24 
  - Forgot this. I was watching CSPAN.  davidwparker   Sep-18-11 04:32 PM   #56 
  - .  Coexist   Sep-18-11 10:11 AM   #35 
  - Only 1000? That's a drop in the bucket in a city of 8,000,000. Tens of thousands of people work on  Exilednight   Sep-18-11 10:19 AM   #38 
  - What are they protesting?  treestar   Sep-18-11 11:41 AM   #42 
  - :facepalm:  Shining Jack   Sep-18-11 02:28 PM   #46 
  - Are you serious? What are they protesting?  cheapdate   Sep-18-11 08:27 PM   #80 
  - Have the "Powers That Be" called it Terrorism, yet? Suggest we start a betting...  webDude   Sep-18-11 12:28 PM   #44 
  - I sure hope this doesn't fizzle out  Plucketeer   Sep-18-11 01:53 PM   #45 
  - If these were white racist assholes the news would be over this 24x7  LynneSin   Sep-18-11 02:40 PM   #47 
  - IF YOU ARE AGAINST WALL STREET GREED AND YET ARE AGAINST PEOPLE PROTESTING WALL ST.  FarLeftFist   Sep-18-11 02:47 PM   #49 
  - Protesting Wall street  treestar   Sep-18-11 02:59 PM   #50 
     - The stock market is mostly irrelevant to "doing business". If by business you  DrunkenBoat   Sep-18-11 04:37 PM   #57 
     - The companies on the stock exchange produce goods and services  treestar   Sep-18-11 04:50 PM   #59 
     - They don't produce goods & employ people because of the existence of the stock market.  DrunkenBoat   Sep-18-11 05:04 PM   #60 
     - Wall Street is very important to our economic health. Don't kid yourself.  chrisa   Sep-18-11 05:29 PM   #64 
        - Please explain why, as you're so sure. Particularly the part about how it  DrunkenBoat   Sep-18-11 05:34 PM   #65 
     - I believe the purpose is the recent practices of Wall Street, not Wall Street itself  chrisa   Sep-18-11 05:27 PM   #62 
     - Those aren't just recent practices. They're the nature of the beast.  DrunkenBoat   Sep-18-11 05:36 PM   #67 
     - How about we end the private enterprise paradigm  Mosaic   Sep-18-11 06:47 PM   #73 
     - If you did more than five seconds of work you'd know that the two main points are :  sudopod   Sep-18-11 06:49 PM   #74 
     - Maybe they're opening peoples eyes. That's not a bad thing.  FarLeftFist   Sep-18-11 08:44 PM   #81 
  - The pro-rethug T people are out in droves on this thread. nt  valerief   Sep-18-11 03:14 PM   #51 
  - This is all so frightfully useless and tiresome, I almost spilled my cognac on my dinner jacket.  Gin Blossom   Sep-19-11 01:32 AM   #85 
     - Give up. Yeah, that's the way. And all those good paying jobs Wall St. is giving Americans? Uh,  valerief   Sep-19-11 01:46 PM   #86 
  - "Police set up checkpoints to allow only those who could prove they lived or worked on Wall Street..  Matariki   Sep-18-11 05:09 PM   #61 
  - Want to make Wall Street crazy?  The Wizard   Sep-18-11 05:28 PM   #63 
  - Kicked and recommended.  Uncle Joe   Sep-18-11 05:35 PM   #66 
 

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