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  •  They don't feel shame because the media has (3+ / 0-)
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    Da Rat Bastid, jedennis, Matt Z

    sold its soul and has joined in on the shame/greed dance.  At least most people see through the facade, and know a sleaze ball- carney like Lanny Davis when they see one.  

    •  A soul? (1+ / 0-)
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      I would rather say scruples or integrity.
      That's just me.
      Still rec'd ya for the sentiment

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      by Da Rat Bastid on Fri May 13, 2011 at 07:49:31 PM PDT

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      •  dan'l drew (1+ / 0-)
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        before the civil war the old stock speculator dan'l drew said about selling stock short - (betting the price will go down by selling stock you don't actually own yet):

        "he who sells what isn't his'n / must buy it back or go to prison."
        the media could not have sold its soul, scruples or integrity on account of not having any.

        "May the lights in the Land of Plenty shine on the truth someday." -- Leonard Cohen

        by slangist on Fri May 13, 2011 at 08:09:18 PM PDT

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      •  Yea, lol, normally I'd never use that either, and (0+ / 0-)

        idk why, maybe it's late, maybe the beer, maybe the stress, whatever.  Scruples, integrity, and morals-- truth!  But yea, Da Rat Bastid, you're spot on, and thanks for pointing it out, as I am after all, an agnostic.  

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