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  •  It shows questionable judgment (0+ / 0-)

    but the two men have made very divergent careers: Markos has made his name empowering Democrats, and GG has made his name smearing and lying about them.

    Some things you just can't unsmell.

    by Troubadour on Wed Feb 20, 2013 at 03:56:28 PM PST

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    •  in 2005 when he started writing about... (4+ / 0-)
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      civil liberties, he was most definitely NOT making a career off of anything close to 'smearing' or 'lying' about Democrats. but you would know that if you had followed his writing.

      the importance to GG was the policy, not the person. that he was an equal opportunity critic - party didn't matter - actually make his opinions a tad bit more objective than, say, someone who hated the civil liberty encroachment and executive power grabs when it was Bush doing it, but are ok with it when Obama does it.

      It's just a blog, not a moral superiority death match. ~paulitics

      by poligirl on Wed Feb 20, 2013 at 04:32:27 PM PST

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      •  Well, he has certainly personalized it since. (0+ / 0-)

        If Barack Obama put out a press release verbatim plagiarizing Greenwald, Gluestick Glenn would rearrange the words and accuse the President of plotting to invade Luxembourg.

        Some things you just can't unsmell.

        by Troubadour on Wed Feb 20, 2013 at 04:35:46 PM PST

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