Quotes of the day

posted at 10:41 pm on April 22, 2013 by Allahpundit

A row has broken out over whether the Obama Administration is violating the legal due process of Boston terror suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev by not reading him his Miranda rights before questioning. The more relevant question for the safety of the U.S. homeland is why the Administration has declined to designate him as a terrorist enemy combatant…

Boylston Street sure looked like a battlefield on Monday, and so did Watertown on Thursday night… The vital distinction for public safety is between common criminals, who deserve due process protections, and enemy combatants at war with the U.S., wherever they are.

As for due process, the greatest danger to liberty would be to allow more such attacks that would inspire an even greater public backlash against Muslims or free speech or worse. The anti-antiterror types on the left and GOP Senators who agree that the U.S. isn’t part of the battlefield are making the U.S. more vulnerable.

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Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman Carl Levin (D-Mich.) countered he’s “not aware of any legal basis at this point for such a designation” of enemy combatant status in this case.

“I am not aware of any evidence so far that the Boston suspect is part of any organized group, let alone al Qaeda, the Taliban, or one of their affiliates — the only organizations whose members are subject to detention under the Authorization for Use of Military Force, as it has been consistently interpreted by all three branches of our government. In the absence of such evidence I know of no legal basis for his detention as an enemy combatant,” Levin continued. “To hold the suspect as an enemy combatant under these circumstances would be contrary to our laws and may even jeopardize our efforts to prosecute him for his crimes.”…

[Peter] King said people need to get off the argument that the criminal courts system is adequate because it’s successfully prosecuted terrorists before. “I don’t worry about conviction. I don’t worry about a conviction. He’s going to be convicted,” he stressed. “I want the intelligence so we can save American lives. And that can only be done I believe, effectively, if he’s treated as an enemy combatant” without access to a lawyer.

“When the public safety exception expires and it will here soon, this man in my view should be designated as a potential enemy combatant and we should be allowed to question him for intelligence gathering purposes to find out about future attacks and terrorist organizations that may exist that he has knowledge of. And that evidence cannot be used against him in trial. That evidence is used to protect us as a nation,” Graham said on CNN’s State of the Union.

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Note that the law doesn’t characterize every terrorist an enemy combatant, only those who are involved with specific, identifiable enemies: Al Qaeda and the Taliban. Someone who commits an act of terror on behalf of any other group or movement cannot be designated an enemy combatant. It doesn’t matter if that other group is made up of leftist revolutionaries or radical jihadists, the law only permits the enemy combatant designation for Al Qaeda, the Taliban, and their minions.

As of today, there is no publicly available information to suggest that one or either of the Tsarnaevs were trained by Al Qaeda or the Taliban, received any material support from Al Qaeda or the Taliban, or in any way associated with those groups. They may have shared with Al Qaeda and the Taliban a hatred of America and a desire to kill our citizens, but that’s not enough under federal law…

The administration could do what the Bush Administration did and declare a new, untested legal status and deny Tsarnaev a lawyer and access to the courts. It would take several years before the courts ultimately sorted out whether this is appropriate, and presumably some information might be gained from him about other terrorist activities in the meantime. Yet the results of the Bush approach were less than ideal. Two terrorists, Yasir Hamdi and Jose Padilla, were subject to what the federal courts indicated was unconstitutional treatment, and both received much shorter sentences than these terrorists warranted. Indeed, Hamdi today is living abroad, free of U.S. detention.

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Graham acknowledged as much in his press release: “As to any future trial, if this suspect is an American citizen he is not subject to military commission trial.” But he says this doesn’t matter for purposes of detention. Here’s his proposal: Throw Dzhokhar Tsarnaev into a military brig for some prolonged period of time, once his wounds heal sufficiently, and then hand him over to military and CIA interrogators, without a lawyer or any of the other rights criminal defendants are entitled to in American courts. Then turn him over to the court system later.

Graham asserts that the courts would go along with this approach, even though it’s not been used before, and Congress hasn’t authorized it. I’d like to think he’s wrong. Graham’s approach also insults the interrogation capabilities of the FBI for no particular reason. And it fails to address what happens if Tsarnaev refuses to answer questions: McCain and Graham are decent enough to say that Tsarnaev “must be humanely treated.”

It’s the American way to extend to whatever suspect is currently the most hated man in the country the protections of our laws.

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The best solution would simply be for the Supreme Court to change course and allow the admission of all evidence gathered as a result of a civilized compulsory interrogation. Under current law, a suspect can be forced to hand over a blood sample or a fingerprint, because these items are reliable physical evidence, and they don’t violate Fifth Amendment, because blood and prints are not “witnesses,” strictly speaking, and because they are reliable in a way that pure words are not. The same logic holds for admitting all fruit and leads generated by compelled interrogation.

But even if the court won’t go that far, it should hold that in compelled interrogations involving serious and ongoing threats to public safety, evidence and leads obtained by interrogation of the suspect should always be admissible. Let’s bring coffee, donuts, and yes, lawyers, into the interrogation room. But the law should also require the suspect to answer all questions under pain of contempt—meaning he can be jailed if he refuses—and under penalty of perjury. His lawyer should understand that her job is not to aid the suspect in lying or stonewalling. Suspects will of course be tempted to lie in some situations. But even lies can often provide cues and clues to trained investigators, and interrogators should also be able to give lie-detector tests with the oversight of a judge. This is the right balance for public safety and a defendant’s rights—and the Fifth Amendment, properly understood, allows it.

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Good evening, my friends!

Resist We Much on April 23, 2013 at 1:11 AM

lol — Hi!

We were wondering where ya been?

You. You’ve.

Axe on April 23, 2013 at 1:15 AM

Schadenfreude on April 23, 2013 at 1:13 AM

Yes… but he didn’t mention that he bought it at the supermarket and it’s the kind they bake into steak and kidney pie! :)

thatsafactjack on April 23, 2013 at 1:16 AM

lol — Hi!

We were wondering where ya been?

You. You’ve.

Axe on April 23, 2013 at 1:15 AM

Axefellow! RWM is absolutely right! You’re language skills go right down the drain when she arrives. LOL!

thatsafactjack on April 23, 2013 at 1:17 AM

Verb dearth happens to whom when RWM appears?

SparkPlug on April 23, 2013 at 1:17 AM

Um, you know, couple times she’s fallen off the HA map this month. I wrote her at her junk box the first time and asked her what the hell was going on and offered her a kidney if she needed it — I’m a romantic — but she didn’t write me back. She’s not good at checking that one anyway; it was a shot in the dark. She’s thinned out the last couple of days too, but I mess with her so much here, I am trying to leave her completely alone anywhere else. I’m not trying to creep the girl out. :) So I’m not sure. Some other part of real life, I suspect, has asserted itself.

Axe on April 23, 2013 at 12:50 AM

I’m sorry. I’ve been working on something and, if you don’t know, I get pretty consumed.

And, you do know me about the box. I have about 20,000 emails in it now. One day. I promise. I’ll go through it and dump most of it.

I still heart you.

Resist We Much on April 23, 2013 at 1:18 AM

SparkPlug on April 23, 2013 at 1:17 AM

Very telling Sparky… ;-)

Scrumpy on April 23, 2013 at 1:19 AM

slippin’ farther into the black hole. the light is getting dimmer by the day.

Fred

jrsrigmvr on April 23, 2013 at 1:02 AM

Fred . . . words won’t do it, but . . .

You can’t go there. I’ve been there. Don’t go there.

Axe on April 23, 2013 at 1:19 AM

http://youtu.be/aLR_bSzPTiY

This

Fred

jrsrigmvr on April 23, 2013 at 1:20 AM

Resist We Much on April 23, 2013 at 1:18 AM

All from Axe! ;-)

Scrumpy on April 23, 2013 at 1:20 AM

We got cherry and lime slurpies. Hey did you pay for those cheetos?

SparkPlug on April 23, 2013 at 1:15 AM

5-finger discount…when Axe wasn’t looking. His waistline doesn’t need them all anyway. :-)

Resist We Much on April 23, 2013 at 1:21 AM

I Won’t Tell You No Lies – Buchanan

thatsafactjack on April 23, 2013 at 1:21 AM

I’m sorry. I’ve been working on something and, if you don’t know, I get pretty consumed.

And, you do know me about the box. I have about 20,000 emails in it now. One day. I promise. I’ll go through it and dump most of it.

I still heart you.

Resist We Much on April 23, 2013 at 1:18 AM

O, cool. Working on something and getting consumed by it I totally get. :) K, worry switch off.

Axe on April 23, 2013 at 1:22 AM

OMG Look at you people sitting quietly!

Axe on April 23, 2013 at 1:23 AM

jrsrigmvr on April 23, 2013 at 1:20 AM

:) You’re a good man, Fred. One of the best. :)

thatsafactjack on April 23, 2013 at 1:23 AM

jrsrigmvr on April 23, 2013 at 1:20 AM

Soulful song, couldn’t get thru it all… so bookmarked.

Scrumpy on April 23, 2013 at 1:24 AM

….that always maximizes Synchronicity, as Carl Jung would say……

williamg on April 23, 2013 at 12:51 AM

SparkPlug wants to believe you, but he Kant.

Axe on April 23, 2013 at 12:57 AM

Tee-hee-hee-hee-hee!!

LOL!

You’re a Poet and Don’t Know It….. I can tell by your feet — They’re Longfellows!

williamg on April 23, 2013 at 1:01 AM

Gone from bard to verse.

Resist We Much on April 23, 2013 at 1:25 AM

Of course, now we want to know what it is. But I never tell anyone what I’m working on, so it’s not like I can ask.

Life. It’s a gay teletubby that can’t find its purse.

True story.

Axe on April 23, 2013 at 1:26 AM

All from Axe! ;-)

Scrumpy on April 23, 2013 at 1:20 AM

Quite possibly! lol

Resist We Much on April 23, 2013 at 1:26 AM

Schadenfreude….this morning…I saw the tune and video that you linked last evening after I signed off.

Thank you for cuing it up my friend. It was beautiful. :)

thatsafactjack on April 23, 2013 at 1:27 AM

Please God, Bless those in need, those in pain, those troubled and those who’s hopes have come true… Amen …

God is Great and God is Good!

Always look up and never down…

Good night all, sweet dreams :-)

* swoosh *

Scrumpy on April 23, 2013 at 1:27 AM

Scrumpy on April 23, 2013 at 1:27 AM

Goodnight, Scrumpy! Sleep well.:)

thatsafactjack on April 23, 2013 at 1:28 AM

All from Axe! ;-)

Scrumpy on April 23, 2013 at 1:20 AM

Quite possibly! lol

Resist We Much on April 23, 2013 at 1:26 AM

HEY! I didn’t understand that the first time, Scrumpy!

lol — One. Just one. :) Look people, I just sound drunk & crazy. I’m not actually drunk & crazy.

Huge difference. HUGE DIFFERENCE KIDS!

Axe on April 23, 2013 at 1:28 AM

OMG Look at you people sitting quietly!

Axe on April 23, 2013 at 1:23 AM

Sitten Sie?…..

sorry..

That “negative waves” comment flipped a switch in my head.. please forgive random Kelly’s Heroes quotes..

mark81150 on April 23, 2013 at 1:31 AM

60′s TV Commercials

:)

thatsafactjack on April 23, 2013 at 1:31 AM

That “negative waves” comment flipped a switch in my head.. please forgive random Kelly’s Heroes quotes..

mark81150 on April 23, 2013 at 1:31 AM

It’s a beautiful bridge. :)

Axe on April 23, 2013 at 1:32 AM

Axefellow! RWM is absolutely right! You’re language skills go right down the drain when she arrives. LOL!

thatsafactjack on April 23, 2013 at 1:17 AM

The language of love

Schadenfreude on April 23, 2013 at 1:33 AM

All from Axe! ;-)

Scrumpy on April 23, 2013 at 1:20 AM

NOW THAT WAS FUNNY! Made me laugh! :)

thatsafactjack on April 23, 2013 at 1:33 AM

omg my friends are so evil

Axe on April 23, 2013 at 1:33 AM

Schadenfreude on April 23, 2013 at 1:33 AM

LOL! I’ve got to stop typing when I’m distracted! You always catch me. :)

And great tune, too. :)

thatsafactjack on April 23, 2013 at 1:34 AM

http://youtu.be/En_JVlpXodM

tongue tied and twisted just an earthbound misfit I

Fred

jrsrigmvr on April 23, 2013 at 1:35 AM

I swear, the QotD
Would scare extraterrestrials away.

Schadenfreude on April 23, 2013 at 1:35 AM

The Power of Love – Huey Lewis and the News

thatsafactjack on April 23, 2013 at 1:37 AM

Who ordered the calzone?

#stands there with rock lobster oven Mitt on.#

SparkPlug on April 23, 2013 at 1:38 AM

thatsafactjack on April 23, 2013 at 1:34 AM

It’s just especially cute when one corrects others…and it invariably happens then :)

Schadenfreude on April 23, 2013 at 1:38 AM

http://youtu.be/En_JVlpXodM

tongue tied and twisted just an earthbound misfit I

Fred

jrsrigmvr on April 23, 2013 at 1:35 AM

I played that into the ground once. :)

. . . I’m ignoring the fact it might have been directed at me and just going to go float around with Floyd a little.

*cracks neck*

C’mon. Even keel.

Axe on April 23, 2013 at 1:39 AM

I think much better when I’m tracted than when distracted.

SparkPlug on April 23, 2013 at 1:40 AM

Yes… but he didn’t mention that he bought it at the supermarket and it’s the kind they bake into steak and kidney pie! :)

thatsafactjack on April 23, 2013 at 1:16 AM

Our beloved Sophie is from Britain…the lad knows what he’s doing.

Schadenfreude on April 23, 2013 at 1:40 AM

Schadenfreude on April 23, 2013 at 1:38 AM

Invariably. Someday I’ll relate a few anecdotes about occurrences working online…but only to you… I have a reputation to protect. :)

thatsafactjack on April 23, 2013 at 1:40 AM

I’ve have to go to bed. Been working nearly 20 hours straight and I’m D-O-N-E.

Stay cool.

Verbs return!

Heart you guys.

Resist We Much on April 23, 2013 at 1:41 AM

SparkPlug on April 23, 2013 at 1:40 AM

Me, too. :)

thatsafactjack on April 23, 2013 at 1:41 AM

Resist We Much on April 23, 2013 at 1:41 AM

Goodnight, RWM. Sleep well. :)

thatsafactjack on April 23, 2013 at 1:42 AM

pulse time

gotta call momma too.

adios: vaya con dios

Fred

jrsrigmvr on April 23, 2013 at 1:42 AM

Heart you guys.

Resist We Much on April 23, 2013 at 1:41 AM

Night Resist. :)

(thanks)

Axe on April 23, 2013 at 1:43 AM

adios: vaya con dios

Fred

jrsrigmvr on April 23, 2013 at 1:42 AM

Night Fred. :)

Axe on April 23, 2013 at 1:44 AM

Walk Real Slow – Hoopsnakes

thatsafactjack on April 23, 2013 at 1:47 AM

It’s a beautiful bridge. :)

Axe on April 23, 2013 at 1:32 AM

“woof.. woof”…

mark81150 on April 23, 2013 at 1:47 AM

jrsrigmvr on April 23, 2013 at 1:42 AM

Goodnight, Fred. Sleep well. See you soon. :)

thatsafactjack on April 23, 2013 at 1:48 AM

I’m not actually drunk & crazy.

Huge difference. HUGE DIFFERENCE KIDS!

Axe on April 23, 2013 at 1:28 AM

You’re not crazy, at least not in the clinical sense.

But you are drunk.

Schadenfreude on April 23, 2013 at 1:48 AM

Good night Fred. Hang in there.

Schadenfreude on April 23, 2013 at 1:50 AM

Schadenfreude on April 23, 2013 at 1:48 AM

And the effects are clearly evident. ( Let me just check that for errors. All clear. :))

thatsafactjack on April 23, 2013 at 1:50 AM

awww crap…

My wife is shooting me that “silly hubby look”.. time to take my night meds.. and try and get some sleep,.. gotta put the kids on the bus in the morning..

Night all.

mark81150 on April 23, 2013 at 1:50 AM

Nite Sophie – for gulching you work too hard :)

Schadenfreude on April 23, 2013 at 1:51 AM

Only You – Platters

thatsafactjack on April 23, 2013 at 1:51 AM

Who ordered the calzone?

#stands there with rock lobster oven Mitt on.#

SparkPlug on April 23, 2013 at 1:38 AM

Can I get two barbeque chopped-beef sandwiches and one amazing win, please? The win the “whoa” kind — doesn’t have to last that long, just . . . hit the timeline and mark it awesomely. And regular buns on the sandwiches. And a Dr. Pepper. Small. And some antacid. And one of those cool breezes over warm ground you can only get in the fall.

You take moonbeans?

Axe on April 23, 2013 at 1:52 AM

And the effects are clearly evident. ( Let me just check that for errors. All clear. :))

thatsafactjack on April 23, 2013 at 1:50 AM

Indeed, and clear too…you didn’t type affects :)

Schadenfreude on April 23, 2013 at 1:52 AM

mark81150 on April 23, 2013 at 1:50 AM

Goodnight, Mark. Nice to see you. Sleep well. See you soon. :)

thatsafactjack on April 23, 2013 at 1:52 AM

Night all.

mark81150 on April 23, 2013 at 1:50 AM

Night mark 8 1 1 5 0.

Axe on April 23, 2013 at 1:53 AM

Fred you won’t see this till the morn but good night and see you soon.

Axe, I am back, you had your chance and she split, wth?

MarshFox on April 23, 2013 at 1:53 AM

“woof.. woof”…

mark81150 on April 23, 2013 at 1:47 AM

HEE HEE! And here’s my other dog. :)

Axe on April 23, 2013 at 1:54 AM

Schadenfreude on April 23, 2013 at 1:52 AM

LOL? Only if he’s affected. :)

thatsafactjack on April 23, 2013 at 1:54 AM

Axe, I am back, you had your chance and she split, wth?

MarshFox on April 23, 2013 at 1:53 AM

Everyone just sat quietly and listened. NO PRESSURE.

Axe on April 23, 2013 at 1:57 AM

Put Your Head On My Shoulder – Anka

thatsafactjack on April 23, 2013 at 1:58 AM

Axe

Brother, the women around here are way to high class for the likes of us, and I still can’t for the life of me figure out how I got Lila, because she is right up there with them, she keeps telling me that God doesn’t make mistakes, and my retort is “really because he sent me you and ain’t now way I rate someone as perfect as you” to which she does the eye-roll and gives me the your impossible speech.

MarshFox on April 23, 2013 at 1:59 AM

You take moonbeans?

Axe on April 23, 2013 at 1:52 AM

Yes sir. Two barbeque chopped-beef sammiches coming right up.

Oh and our Dr. Peppers are PhDs, not MDs. Is that OK?

SparkPlug on April 23, 2013 at 2:03 AM

Brother, the women around here are way to high class for the likes of us, and I still can’t for the life of me figure out how I got Lila, because she is right up there with them, she keeps telling me that God doesn’t make mistakes, and my retort is “really because he sent me you and ain’t now way I rate someone as perfect as you” to which she does the eye-roll and gives me the your impossible speech.

MarshFox on April 23, 2013 at 1:59 AM

Never aim at a target you don’t want to hit.

No one will evah, evah accuse me of low sights. Laugh there asses off at my utter failures, sure. :) But life is give and take. Heh.

Axe on April 23, 2013 at 2:03 AM

Oh and our Dr. Peppers are PhDs, not MDs. Is that OK?

SparkPlug on April 23, 2013 at 2:03 AM

Perfect. :)

I like this place. The glade needed this. Why didn’t anyone ever think of it?

. . . I’d suggest a Jacuzzi, but no good can come from that after Scrumpy finds it.

Axe on April 23, 2013 at 2:04 AM

Axe on April 23, 2013 at 2:03 AM

No one’s laughing at any ‘utter failures’. I don’t see any.

We’re amused, and bemused, by your instant awkwardness around RWM. It’s really kind of cute, in a clumsy and breathless kind of way. But… all that aside… your sincerity makes up for all of it. :)

thatsafactjack on April 23, 2013 at 2:05 AM

gives me the your impossible speech.

MarshFox on April 23, 2013 at 1:59 AM

lol — your speeches have names. :) I like this Munro woman.

Axe on April 23, 2013 at 2:06 AM

Axe on April 23, 2013 at 2:03 AM

No failures and no laughing.

Schadenfreude on April 23, 2013 at 2:08 AM

No one’s laughing at any ‘utter failures’. I don’t see any.

We’re amused, and bemused, by your instant awkwardness around RWM. It’s really kind of cute, in a clumsy and breathless kind of way. But… all that aside… your sincerity makes up for all of it. :)

thatsafactjack on April 23, 2013 at 2:05 AM

I didn’t mean you guys here. You are clearly all evil, but not like that. :)

No, I was in real life. I usually talk to MarshFox from real like. Interesting, huh? Never noticed that. Sort of like you when we’re talking shop, or via email. Nah, I was thinking of real life. :)

Axe on April 23, 2013 at 2:09 AM

Although Islam does have some “religious trappings”, it can logically only be classified as a totalitarian system in a category with Communism/Marxism and Fascism/Nazism; and with it’s shariah, without which Islam would not even be Islam, it is even more totalitarian. To instead classify Islam as a religion, as some would do, in a category with Christianity, Judaism, Buddhism, Hinduism, is logically quite absurd. The “religion” of the Aztecs, with it’s human sacrifice would surly be banned in the United States. Islam practices human sacrifice on a far greater scale than did the Aztecs, so the case to ban it outright from America is even more compelling. Slavery is now, and has been for a century and a half, illegal in the United States. and Islam enslaves far more women than the Confederate States enslaved Blacks, so here too the case to ban it outright from America is also even more compelling.

Abraham Lincoln once asked, “If you call a tail a leg, how many legs does a dog have?” The answer, of course, is four, as calling a tail a leg does not make it one. And calling Islam a religion does not make it one either. Islam is a totalitarian system created by a mass murdering, mass torturing, mass enslaving, lying, thieving, misogynist, rapist of little girls, psychopath and has not one redeeming feature. It is a disgrace to mankind and an abomination on womankind. It is the Plague.

VorDaj on April 23, 2013 at 2:09 AM

Ok good people I am off again, can you say 11 days and I get to hold her again, words can’t even begin to describe that feeling!

MarshFox on April 23, 2013 at 2:09 AM

in a clumsy and breathless kind of way

o someone bucket my head

Axe on April 23, 2013 at 2:10 AM

It is a disgrace to mankind and an abomination on womankind. It is the Plague.

VorDaj on April 23, 2013 at 2:09 AM

Yet, the admin creeps today insisted that we not call them “terrorists” and “Jihadists”, for odd reasons.

Schadenfreude on April 23, 2013 at 2:10 AM

Quick Pop In Peeps:)

BREAKING:

French Embassy in Tripoli hit by a car bomb; 2 guards wounded, embassy source says – @Reuters

1 min ago by editor
=======================

https://twitter.com/Reuters

canopfor on April 23, 2013 at 2:11 AM

I Have Found My Love In You – Moore

thatsafactjack on April 23, 2013 at 2:12 AM

And calling Islam a religion does not make it one either. Islam is a totalitarian system created by a mass murdering, mass torturing, mass enslaving, lying, thieving, misogynist, rapist of little girls, psychopath and has not one redeeming feature. It is a disgrace to mankind and an abomination on womankind. It is the Plague.

VorDaj on April 23, 2013 at 2:09 AM

Don’t mince words, VorDaj. Just come out with it. :)

Ok good people I am off again, can you say 11 days and I get to hold her again, words can’t even begin to describe that feeling!

MarshFox on April 23, 2013 at 2:09 AM

Wow. Time is flying. 11 days.

Later MarshFox. :)

Axe on April 23, 2013 at 2:12 AM

canopfor on April 23, 2013 at 2:11 AM

Hello, canopfor! I’m hoping you’re feeling better and wish you a full and swift recovery. :)

thatsafactjack on April 23, 2013 at 2:12 AM

The dead creep yelled at his imam because he compared MLK to Muhammed.

I’d have yelled too, but for the reverse interpretation.

Schadenfreude on April 23, 2013 at 2:12 AM

MF, stay safe, extra safe.

Schadenfreude on April 23, 2013 at 2:13 AM

French Embassy in Tripoli hit by a car bomb; 2 guards wounded, embassy source says – @Reuters

1 min ago by editor
=======================

https://twitter.com/Reuters

canopfor on April 23, 2013 at 2:11 AM

Probably unrelated to terrorism, though the people doing it will probably turn out to be coincidentally Islamic. Thanks Canada.

Axe on April 23, 2013 at 2:14 AM

Axe on April 23, 2013 at 2:09 AM

Axefellow…:)

thatsafactjack on April 23, 2013 at 2:14 AM

MarshFox on April 23, 2013 at 2:09 AM

MarshFox…. 11 DAYS! That’s wonderful. I’m counting the days with you! Be safe, be well. :)

thatsafactjack on April 23, 2013 at 2:16 AM

Story of the Blues

Schadenfreude on April 23, 2013 at 2:16 AM

Yet, the admin creeps today insisted that we not call them “terrorists” and “Jihadists”, for odd reasons.

Schadenfreude on April 23, 2013 at 2:10 AM

They must be hiding something very big to do that.

VorDaj on April 23, 2013 at 2:18 AM

Schadenfreude on April 23, 2013 at 2:16 AM

As you know, I love Gary Moore’s music. I’m a big fan of his style, and I love his choice in guitar’s, too. :)

thatsafactjack on April 23, 2013 at 2:19 AM

FINALLY ….. part #2 of Glenn’s big revelation on the anonymous Saudi.
.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JvpvpD9_ybI
.
I’m goin’ beddy byes … nitey nite

listens2glenn on April 23, 2013 at 2:20 AM

The dead creep yelled at his imam because he compared MLK to Muhammed.

I’d have yelled too, but for the reverse interpretation.

Schadenfreude on April 23, 2013 at 2:12 AM

But don’t hold your breath waiting for Barack Hussein Obama to declare: “The future must not belong to those who slander Martin Luther King!”

VorDaj on April 23, 2013 at 2:20 AM

The Messiah Will Come Again – Moore

This is a particular favorite.

I bid you all a fond goodnight. It’s been a pleasure, as always. See you soon.

thatsafactjack on April 23, 2013 at 2:21 AM

Someone explain to me why I can actually see in my minds eye SparkPlug holding a freaking calzone wearing lobster mitts at a food truck window. :) If Spark doesn’t write, he should.

Axe on April 23, 2013 at 2:21 AM

Who knew – MLK, like Mohammad, was for slavery. He sure had us fooled.

VorDaj on April 23, 2013 at 2:22 AM

VorDaj on April 23, 2013 at 2:20 AM

They’re all his brothers; some are just more his brothers than the others.

Schadenfreude on April 23, 2013 at 2:22 AM

I bid you all a fond goodnight. It’s been a pleasure, as always. See you soon.

thatsafactjack on April 23, 2013 at 2:21 AM

I’m following you out. I’m exhausted. I’m tired like no ranger should be with a trail of orcs to follow. Emotions are apparently inefficient.

Night, Schad. All’s well, of course. :) I was a little out of my groove, and I may have been a little jarring — meant nothing by it. :)

Night, everyone.

Night, Jackie.

Axe on April 23, 2013 at 2:28 AM

While we dicker about legal niceties that supposedly protect our freedom, our freedom is being stolen by our government every moment of the day.

Then again, maybe we should just call this act of terror a tax and then the government can do anything it wants to this guy.

BTW, Lincoln’s “assassins” were forced into a military trial even though none were in the military nor committed a crime against the military. The trial was a sham and a shame to live forever in our history as justice. Back then, I believe the government pressured a judge to dispense with habeas corpus. Today the judges are busy with defining what a marriage is….

Don L on April 23, 2013 at 2:30 AM

Acquired tetraphobia compels me to comment.

DarkCurrent on April 23, 2013 at 2:47 AM

Sarah Vaughan – Lullaby of Birdland

DarkCurrent on April 23, 2013 at 3:05 AM

Oh and our Dr. Peppers are PhDs, not MDs. Is that OK?

SparkPlug on April 23, 2013 at 2:03 AM

I love u..for always making me laugh and smile SP.
They broke the mold with you. :)
My crocholism free hunk.

bazil9 on April 23, 2013 at 3:46 AM

The future doesn’t bode well or belong
to me.
I will slander islam till I drop dead.
And every tool on the left..the gayz,lesbo feminazi’s,lib Jews,
faux Christians-play right into their hands.
one day the tools will regret it.
Shhhhhhh…secret-they hate you and will kill you if given a chance.
They dont care if your left or right.
I am ashamed of the gays,women and the rest..supporting islam
and the muslims agenda. Fools to the grave.
Keep smiling while you drive around in your Prius with your rainbow and coexist stickers.
for women and gays to cozy up to the death machine..
blows my mind. They would be the first to stoned,raped,lynched,killed.
To watch the spasms of the lib women and gays over rights and their demands..yet embrace this and spit on our troops..it is an oxymoron.
Fighting for freedom and rights around the world…lmao.
Ultimate tools. They anger me. Their selective outrage. I think they need to visit the ME.
Go live it for a while…I will donate $. I really would.
Send then to Iran or pockeeeestan. Cheers!

bazil9 on April 23, 2013 at 4:11 AM

KCB-KEN

Scanned the thread- if you see this-
Congrats! I am so happy for you!
Was waiting for this day and your announcement.
I hadnt seen you or knew if you had found work by now.
Good going bud! Big *hug*
I will celebrate for you tomorrow night.. ;)
A toast from Fl.
Be well, friend.

bazil9 on April 23, 2013 at 4:35 AM

tick, tock..
limbo for me..
morning crew wont be here for 2 hrs.

CMS- KJ- *wave*
Have a good day.
CMS- take pepto before Joe. ;)

bazil9 on April 23, 2013 at 4:37 AM

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