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View Diary: BREAKING (Ok, not really): Why we should be happy about Obama's nomination for US Attorney. (321 comments)

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  •  rec'd for the general sentiment ... (0+ / 0-)

    ... though I think there's a difference between "I work at a law firm and advise a lot of clients" and "I've gone in house to work for a Senator with these particular views."

    •  maybe he saw (0+ / 0-)

      working for Lee as a way to worm his way into the US Attorney gig?  Bobby Kennedy went "in-house" for Joe McCarthy, and he turned out ok.  (Bobby, not McCarthy.)

      There's still an element of guilt by association here, and I'm not prepared to praise or condemn the nomination without at least hearing from Barlow, himself.  Just getting the damn thing filled is already a good step.  

      "This world demands the qualities of youth: not a time of life but a state of mind[.]" -- Robert F. Kennedy

      by Loge on Thu Aug 04, 2011 at 08:32:13 AM PDT

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