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Chin music

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Thu Jan 12, 2023, 12:47 PM Jan 2023

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CrispyQ

(36,991 posts)
1. My guess, the announcement won't have anything to do with either case.
Thu Jan 12, 2023, 12:48 PM
Jan 2023

Nor will it have anything to do with Trump. It will be a total yawn. IIRC, he's done this before.

 

GenXer47

(1,204 posts)
2. good analogy
Thu Jan 12, 2023, 12:51 PM
Jan 2023

but MG *is* the knife and Biden probably should have pulled the gun,
What I mean is, overthrowing a government is beyond illegal. It's war. Look at how lame the laws and sentences are, for the insurrection crimes. Trump's departing helicopter from the White House to Mar-A-Shithole should have been diverted to Gitmo. He's an enemy combatant. In fact, what he did was surely less bloody, but FAR more dangerous, than 9/11.

Thomas Hurt

(13,903 posts)
3. It is risky but could work to defang the whole thing when the counsel finds nothing wrong
Thu Jan 12, 2023, 12:58 PM
Jan 2023

in the Biden situation and we all know the Pig refused to return the docs.

I already said it once but I think the GOP may use this to try to leverage a "sweep it all under the rug".

Both sides walk away and that fn snake Trump gets to slide again.

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Thomas Hurt

(13,903 posts)
8. That is why I said "risky"
Thu Jan 12, 2023, 01:05 PM
Jan 2023

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kentuck

(111,544 posts)
4. Also, wouldn't a Special Counsel sort of defang a rabid Congress looking to investigate everything?
Thu Jan 12, 2023, 01:00 PM
Jan 2023

Just another perspective.

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emulatorloo

(45,205 posts)
7. 'Many many democrats are saying...'
Thu Jan 12, 2023, 01:05 PM
Jan 2023

harumph

(2,022 posts)
10. Better to have a Special Counsel appointed by Garland -
Thu Jan 12, 2023, 01:07 PM
Jan 2023

b/c that will reduce the amount of possible politicization.

 

fightforfreedom

(4,913 posts)
11. It's all politics.
Thu Jan 12, 2023, 01:08 PM
Jan 2023

Deminpenn

(15,556 posts)
12. Garland has already asked a Trump-appointed and still serving
Thu Jan 12, 2023, 01:10 PM
Jan 2023

US Atty in ILL to investigate.

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greatauntoftriplets

(176,137 posts)
15. Senators Duckworth and Durbin asked that Lausch be retained in the Biden administration.
Thu Jan 12, 2023, 01:37 PM
Jan 2023

RandySF

(62,783 posts)
14. I bet they asked Tulsi Gabbard.
Thu Jan 12, 2023, 01:25 PM
Jan 2023
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