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  •  I was wondering when someone else would see (4+ / 0-)

    through the overwrought hyperbole in this diary.

    This was a bad case to bring.

    Go read the Court's reasoning behind the decision to dismiss on lack of standing.  

    I distrust those people who know so well what God wants them to do, because I notice it always coincides with their own desires. -- Susan B Anthony

    by NoMoJoe on Tue Dec 07, 2010 at 04:11:29 PM PST

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    •  Well, dailykos=overwrought hyperbole. (2+ / 0-)
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      Shockwave, seanwright

      I haven't thought this was a good case. The ACLU does good but is not perfect. The ACLU argument in the Citizens United case, as example.

      Slavery is the legal fiction that a person is property. Corporate personhood is the legal fiction that property is a person. -Jan Edwards

      by SoCalSal on Tue Dec 07, 2010 at 04:22:47 PM PST

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    •  Overwrought hyperbole? Check. (0+ / 0-)

      Strident advocacy of taking it easy on terrorists:  check.

      Condemnation of Obama as Joe Stalin/George Bush:  check.

      "[R]ather high-minded, if not a bit self-referential"--The Washington Post.

      by Geekesque on Tue Dec 07, 2010 at 05:40:47 PM PST

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