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View Diary: IRS v. Tea Party & DOJ v. AP are BOTH GOP-Fabricated Non-Scandals (374 comments)

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  •  cause AQ would neeever kill anyone would it? (1+ / 0-)
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    There was a reasonable fear here.  There are specific, articulable facts here that reasonably support that belief.

    DOJ did there job here.  They did it by legal means.  They did not acquire any content, i.e. constitutionally protected matters.  Where is the scandal?

    •  'Cause AQ would neeever think that the CIA (1+ / 0-)
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      might be spying on them unless a journalist about it, would it?  So if someone is going to make a claim that a journalist is endangering people's lives, then there needs to be evidence to support that claim.  So far neither the commenter nor you have provided any.

      •  Thet outed the guy in all but name. (0+ / 0-)

        "Hey, you think the guy we gave the underwear to is a spy?   Sez so right here in the paper."

        Read the damn sources.

        •  "Read the damn sources." Ha! (0+ / 0-)

          What's clear to me is that you're acting as if your interpretation of the article is actually objective fact.  Which simply means that you're making claims with no evidence to support them.  Me?  As I noted here, I'll stick with emptywheel over you or the diarist.

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