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    I call that misinformed bias.

    We just had a Democratic congressman resign because of sexual harassment.  Should his Democratic colleagues share that culpability?  Should everyone in Congress?  Just the elected officials, or every employee?

    •  Not an apposite analogy. (0+ / 0-)

      If you had a couple of plumbers from a certain firm rip you off . . . do you think it's just those two plumbers?  In law firms, the fish rots from the head . . .

      I tremble for my country when I reflect that God is just; that his justice cannot sleep forever. ~Thomas Jefferson

      by bobdevo on Thu Aug 04, 2011 at 07:55:23 AM PDT

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      •  Don't know much about large (1+ / 0-)
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        law firms, do you?

        •  More than I care to. (0+ / 0-)

          For example, and from personal experience, most large insurance defense firms are corrupt from top to bottom . . . a perfect example would be the swine Eric Holder worked for just prior to becoming AG, when his job was putting happy face spin on Chiquita Brands admitted use of right wing paramilitary death squads to kill labor organizers in Central America.

          I tremble for my country when I reflect that God is just; that his justice cannot sleep forever. ~Thomas Jefferson

          by bobdevo on Thu Aug 04, 2011 at 08:12:23 AM PDT

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