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Rosenstein, DOJ exploring ways to more easily spy on journalists

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I wonder what the Libbos think of Rosenstein, now.

Now, that's untouchable and all.

https://thehill.com/opinion/judicia...loring-ways-to-more-easily-spy-on-journalists

Wrong again, not surprising but wrong again and again must be tiresome
Began under Sessions and at his direction


https://thehill.com/opinion/judicia...loring-ways-to-more-easily-spy-on-journalists

If not, a process begun under Sessions could drag into the tenure of a new attorney general. Trump has nominated William Barr for the job, which Barr held under President George H.W. Bush three decades earlier
 

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I wonder what the Libbos think of Rosenstein, now.

Because some of us aren't raging morons, we can support a person on things A, B, C, and oppose them on D.
We may also have an overall opinion E of them, that weighs each of those appropriately.

Crazy right?
 

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This is what journalists call the “Mueller” problem. You subpoena phone records in secret, then keak it, then your sources dry up because few have pockets deep enough to push back on the FBI.

This idea is disguised as presecuting leaks, but it’s really about using DoJ ahd the FBI to intimidate.

DoJ and the FBI need a Special Prosecutor to throw some people in jail and rebuild their reputations.
 

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Because some of us aren't raging morons, we can support a person on things A, B, C, and oppose them on D.
We may also have an overall opinion E of them, that weighs each of those appropriately.

Crazy right?

Liberals can't function that way.
 

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The question is what do you think. With the exception of radical nutters most Americans support the Constitution. Some of you seem to support Putin and Trump by advocating incremental restrictions on the parts of the Constitution you don't like or don't understand.

Talk about deflection. :lamo
 

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I wonder what the Libbos think of Rosenstein, now.

Now, that's untouchable and all.

https://thehill.com/opinion/judicia...loring-ways-to-more-easily-spy-on-journalists

The Bolsheviks have been working overtime to undermine the basic human rights of patriotic Americans for years, with efforts ballooning since 2009. Their goal is the total control of the press for wicked propagandist purposes. There should be no wonder that leftist communists despise truth in reporting or wonder why they go after Fox News and other conservative outlets with unveiled vicious inflamed savage barbarian hatred.
 

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The Bolsheviks have been working overtime to undermine the basic human rights of patriotic Americans for years, with efforts ballooning since 2009. Their goal is the total control of the press for wicked propagandist purposes. There should be no wonder that leftist communists despise truth in reporting or wonder why they go after Fox News and other conservative outlets with unveiled vicious inflamed hatred.

This is a monster of their own creation.
 

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Sessions began it, the Acting AG continued with it.

Has Rosenstein changed course?

No, he hasn't. He's also untouchable, so he can do anything he wants.
 

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Well, y'all wanted Pandora's box opened. You got it.

“If you ain’t got nothing to hide, you ain’t got nothing to worry about” was the right wing line supporting this stuff. Your attempt at rewriting history is pathetic.
 

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The Bolsheviks have been working overtime to undermine the basic human rights of patriotic Americans for years, with efforts ballooning since 2009. Their goal is the total control of the press for wicked propagandist purposes. There should be no wonder that leftist communists despise truth in reporting or wonder why they go after Fox News and other conservative outlets with unveiled vicious inflamed savage barbarian hatred.

This is a monster of their own creation.

Control of the press? What the **** planet do you two live on? Your Dear Leader attacks the free press every single day.
 

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I wonder what the Libbos think of Rosenstein, now.

Now, that's untouchable and all.

https://thehill.com/opinion/judicia...loring-ways-to-more-easily-spy-on-journalists

I would support easier ways to get at journalists records if the leaking involves confidential, sensitive or classified information. If the leaker is breaking laws, they shouldn't be able to hide or avoid being held accountable for their actions by hiding behind a journalists "First Amendment rights".

And a journalist crying about losing a source? Too ****ing bad. They shouldn't choose criminals to be their source.
 

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Control of the press? What the **** planet do you two live on? Your Dear Leader attacks the free press every single day.

The nice thing about the freedom of speech in America, unlike the absence of freedom in brutal propagandist communist nations, is that the liberal leftist press can lie all they want and Trump can expose their lies all he wants. It's a win-win for everybody.
 

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The nice thing about the freedom of speech in America, unlike the absence of freedom in brutal propagandist communist nations, is that the liberal leftist press can lie all they want and Trump can expose their lies all he wants. It's a win-win for everybody.

Trump has been going on and on about limiting those freedoms. You backed him on it.
 

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The Bolsheviks have been working overtime to undermine the basic human rights of patriotic Americans for years, with efforts ballooning since 2009. Their goal is the total control of the press for wicked propagandist purposes. There should be no wonder that leftist communists despise truth in reporting or wonder why they go after Fox News and other conservative outlets with unveiled vicious inflamed savage barbarian hatred.


Congrats on your totally incompetent comment.

It's just a mish mash of your usual right wing troll fare of assorted ad hominems, stereotyping, red baiting, strawman arguments, loaded phrases, etc.

Recommend thorough study of good debate techniques, ( lots of info on this, just google it ) as well as review of the Carl Sagan Baloney Detection kit.
 

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The nice thing about the freedom of speech in America, unlike the absence of freedom in brutal propagandist communist nations, is that the liberal leftist press can lie all they want and Trump can expose their lies all he wants. It's a win-win for everybody.



Anyone who declares on national TV that the press is the enemy of the people cannot fathom what free speech means.
 

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Anyone who declares on national TV that the press is the enemy of the people cannot fathom what free speech means.

If only the So-Called Journalists did better work...... for instance if they would decide to be honest that would be great, if they decided that telling the truth to the people ranks above manipulating the people into following their agendas then calling them the enemy of the people would probably be wrong.

Right Now It Is Right.
 
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