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Fast and Furious: Nobody Died At the Watergate

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Fast and Furious: Nobody Died At the Watergate

Postby Rich Schultz » Wed Jun 20, 2012 3:29 pm

Pass the Popcorn.
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Re: Fast and Furious: Nobody Died At the Watergate

Postby green union terrace chair » Wed Jun 20, 2012 3:32 pm

Great litmus test.
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Re: Fast and Furious: Nobody Died At the Watergate

Postby fisticuffs » Wed Jun 20, 2012 3:39 pm

Not a fan of Vin Diesel. The first one was awful. I thought it was fun to call the sequel Faster and Furiouser. Can't believe they keep making these dumb movies.
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Re: Fast and Furious: Nobody Died At the Watergate

Postby O.J. » Wed Jun 20, 2012 3:41 pm

Vin Diesel's initials are VD. Just chew on that for a second.
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Re: Fast and Furious: Nobody Died At the Watergate

Postby jonnygothispen » Wed Jun 20, 2012 3:42 pm

AH, Nixon/Ford, the last somewhat fiscally conservative Republicans in the modern era. good times, good times...
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Re: Fast and Furious: Nobody Died At the Watergate

Postby jman111 » Wed Jun 20, 2012 3:48 pm

How many died because of a false claim of WMD in Iraq?
How many died as a result of Contragate?
Why did the House committee vote (recommending Attorney General Eric Holder be cited for contempt of Congress) fall strictly along party lines?

So many questions....
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Re: Fast and Furious: Nobody Died At the Watergate

Postby Stebben84 » Wed Jun 20, 2012 3:52 pm

fisticuffs wrote:Can't believe they keep making these dumb movies.


People watch them just like they watch Fox News and repeat their dribble.
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Re: Fast and Furious: Nobody Died At the Watergate

Postby Detritus » Wed Jun 20, 2012 4:36 pm

Of course, to the extent that Watergate assisted Nixon in being re-elected, plenty of people died in Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia. Also Chile and Argentina. And....
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Re: Fast and Furious: Nobody Died At the Watergate

Postby Cornbread » Wed Jun 20, 2012 9:15 pm

Stebben84 wrote:
fisticuffs wrote:Can't believe they keep making these dumb movies.


People watch them just like they watch Fox News and repeat their dribble.


I guess then because of dumb movies, zerobama claimed executive privileged after his racist pig holder kept getting caught in lies to congress.

No wonder I don't watch TV. It would make me repeatedly lie to congress.

Dang, liberal logic is truly amusing to witness
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Re: Fast and Furious: Nobody Died At the Watergate

Postby Ned Flanders » Thu Jun 21, 2012 10:40 am

C'mon. The LSM is having trouble blaming this one on Bush, so there's nothing to see here. Can't we move on? We have so much work to do "for the children, women and seniors".
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Re: Fast and Furious: Nobody Died At the Watergate

Postby Huckleby » Thu Jun 21, 2012 11:30 am

Nobody died because of the Fast & Furious program.

To suggest that mexican drug dealers would be unarmed without the F&F sting operation is ludicrous.

I can't believe any intelligent person is taking the grossly unfair insinuations of the Republicans seriously.
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Re: Fast and Furious: Nobody Died At the Watergate

Postby Mean Scenester » Thu Jun 21, 2012 12:03 pm

Cornbread wrote:I guess then because of dumb movies, zerobama claimed executive privileged after his racist pig holder kept getting caught in lies to congress.

If stupidity and shitty syntax were superpowers, you'd have just conquered the universe in a single sentence.

Aside from that, "racist pig holder" is the name of my next punk band, so hands off, jerk.
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Re: Fast and Furious: Nobody Died At the Watergate

Postby Dangerousman » Thu Jun 21, 2012 1:00 pm

Huckleby wrote:Nobody died because of the Fast & Furious program.

To suggest that mexican drug dealers would be unarmed without the F&F sting operation is ludicrous.

I can't believe any intelligent person is taking the grossly unfair insinuations of the Republicans seriously.


Unarmed? No, just not as well-armed and easily armed, courtesy of Fast & Furious-- an operation conducted without the knowledge of the Mexican government. Who's feeling the sting from this "sting operation" now?

Any guesses regarding what the "Let me say it as simply as I can: transparency and the rule of law will be the touchstones of this presidency"--administration is hiding? Whose butt are they trying to protect?
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Re: Fast and Furious: Nobody Died At the Watergate

Postby Huckleby » Thu Jun 21, 2012 1:17 pm

Dangerousman wrote: Unarmed? No, just not as well-armed and easily armed, courtesy of Fast & Furious


Oh please, use your head. The point of the F&F sting was to trace some arms through the criminal network. To do that, they hardly would need or want to substantialy increase the overall level or sophistication of armaments.

I am neither defending nor criticizing the sting operation. Some of the press has caused it a "debacle" because a U.S. citizen was killed by one of those arms. Is that a thoughtful conclusion to draw? No, but it plays to the peanut gallery viewing FOX. We have no idea whether that sting operation did anything useful.
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Re: Fast and Furious: Nobody Died At the Watergate

Postby Stebben84 » Thu Jun 21, 2012 1:26 pm

Dangerousman wrote: an operation conducted without the knowledge of the Mexican government. Who's feeling the sting from this "sting operation" now?


Ya, and you remember that little sting operation to kill Bin Laden without the knowledge of Pakistan. Was that alright in your book? Had it gone wrong everyone would have been up in arms how it was done so secretly.

How the fuck can you have a sting operation without it being a secret. When they go right everyone is trying to get in on the action. When they go wrong, fingers are pointing everywhere and the Rich "tool" Shultzes of this world jiz their pants.
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