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Old Jan 28, 2010, 11:37 AM
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O'Keefe lied - true enough. Investigative journalist do it all the time.

ACORN workers did attempt pretty much what the "documentary" shows. No doubt the film was edited to exagerate the whole thing, and I'm sure that some things complimentary to ACORN were intentionally left out. All in all, ACORN got a fairer shake than the targets of Moore's works. As soon as I hear you react to Moore's work the way you do to O'Keefe's, I'll pay more attention.
"No doubt the film was edited to exagerate the whole thing",, those are your words, and you call that a "fair shake",,, you really have a warped sense of "fairness"...
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Old Jan 28, 2010, 11:38 AM
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I understand your M.O.,, when you goy nothin,,, bring in the smear
Yes - I invented all the controversy surrounding ACORN.



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No ACORN workers have been arrest or indicted,,, the information was only offered to O'keefe and his cronies,, are you inferring they are involved in criminal activity..
So, are the 11 current investigations also persecution?

The videos may be exagerated, but they are also essentially accurate.
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Old Jan 28, 2010, 11:42 AM
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"No doubt the film was edited to exagerate the whole thing",, those are your words, and you call that a "fair shake",,, you really have a warped sense of "fairness"...

Is your struggle to understand the distinction between two words that sound a little alike but mean different things limited to "fair shake" and "fairer shake", or do others give you trouble as well?

For instance, do you confuse "good" and "perfect"?
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Old Jan 28, 2010, 11:45 AM
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"No doubt the film was edited to exagerate the whole thing",, those are your words, and you call that a "fair shake",,, you really have a warped sense of "fairness"...
Yeah.... Sarge is a regular rightwing pundit alright
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Old Jan 28, 2010, 11:47 AM
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No ACORN workers have been arrest or indicted,,, the information was only offered to O'keefe and his cronies,, are you inferring they are involved in criminal activity..

All you have to do is google whether any ACORN workers have been indicted. It isn't hard at all, and there are many pages showing that your post is false. Here is just one page.


http://www.rottenacorn.com/activityMap.html

Here is another.

http://www.stltoday.com/blogzone/pol...tration-drive/
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Old Jan 28, 2010, 11:50 AM
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And Ralph's and Albertsons emps have been indicted too. So has Xe/Blackwater. You didnt whine about cutting them off.
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Old Jan 28, 2010, 11:53 AM
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And Ralph's and Albertsons emps have been indicted too. So has Xe/Blackwater. You didnt whine about cutting them off.
You must be smoking those funny cigarettes again. What has your post have to do with the subject at hand?
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Old Jan 28, 2010, 11:53 AM
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And Ralph's and Albertsons emps have been indicted too. So has Xe/Blackwater. You didnt whine about cutting them off.
Wow, is that a variation on "yeah, well, Johnny did it too!" ?
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Old Jan 28, 2010, 11:58 AM
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You must be smoking those funny cigarettes again. What has your post have to do with the subject at hand?
Your contention is that Acorn had a bad apple, so we must SHUT THEM DOWN. By edict.
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Wow, is that a variation on "yeah, well, Johnny did it too!" ?
Actually, you might have a point, but Acorn, the org, wa exonerated.
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Old Jan 28, 2010, 11:59 AM
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Yes - I invented all the controversy surrounding ACORN.

So, are the 11 current investigations also persecution?

The videos may be exagerated, but they are also essentially accurate.
You brought in the comparison of ACORN to a MOB Kingpin,,, that's a smear..

I never said ACORN was perfect,, they are comprised of Thousands of employees from over 100 different Organizations

Good to see you admit the the videos "may be exagerated",, the video makers did it to make money,, no would have bought a video of ACORN showing the positive things they accomplish
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Old Jan 28, 2010, 11:59 AM
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And Ralph's and Albertsons emps have been indicted too. So has Xe/Blackwater. You didnt whine about cutting them off.

Actually, I have done so.

And introducing Blackwater into this conversation is a little like mixing apples and volkswagens.
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Your contention is that Acorn had a bad apple, so we must SHUT THEM DOWN. By edict.
RICO their arses !
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Old Jan 28, 2010, 11:59 AM
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You must be smoking those funny cigarettes again. What has your post have to do with the subject at hand?


...the mass reportings have started in earnest. What a joke.
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Old Jan 28, 2010, 12:00 PM
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Actually, I have done so.

And introducing Blackwater into this conversation is a little like mixing apples and volkswagens.
I already know you are overmeaningly[new word] honest.
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