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View Diary: Day 3 of the Peace Occupation of Crawford (302 comments)

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  •  Had the exact same thought. (4.00)
    Can't help but think that Peter Jennings would be covering this (in some way) if he was alive and on the air.  Believe that Cindy has an angel watching over her now.

    "Free speech is not to be regulated like diseased cattle and impure butter." William O. Douglas.

    by Street Kid on Tue Aug 09, 2005 at 10:48:00 AM PDT

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    •  Bob Shieffer (4.00)
      is a Texas native... wonder if he'll come on down to do the interview?

      "I've gotten to where I can say the Lord's Prayer in ten seconds." - Evel Knievel

      by Jensequitur on Tue Aug 09, 2005 at 01:08:22 PM PDT

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      •  Funny... (none)
        ...so many liberal Texas journalists...such a conservative state...all of the following are Texans:

        Bill Moyers
        Walter Cronkite
        Dan Rather

        Department of Unintended True Statements:

        "Political news is broken on Free Republic."--Kristinn Taylor, in FEC testimony on behalf of FreeRepublic LLC

        by DC Pol Sci on Tue Aug 09, 2005 at 04:56:03 PM PDT

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        •  Perhaps it's the repressive atmosphere - (none)
          Look at Alexander Solhenitzyn (sp?) and Russia.  Russia seems to have quite a few outspoken dissidents who weren't daunted by the prospect of being shunted off to the steppes of Mongolia.

          "I've gotten to where I can say the Lord's Prayer in ten seconds." - Evel Knievel

          by Jensequitur on Tue Aug 09, 2005 at 06:14:05 PM PDT

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