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Old 06-11-2013, 06:30 PM   #301
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very well said, thank you.

Where is KevinNYC? I am suprised he has not been doing his usual routine of copy-pasting msnbc articles in response to PRISM.

Kevin, what do you think about the NYT saying that the Obama Administration has lost all credibility?

I'm doing pretty good. Yourself?
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Old 06-11-2013, 06:35 PM   #302
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I'm doing pretty good. Yourself?

i cant complain. work has been slow today but thats ok.

so you agree that obama has lost all credibility?
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Old 06-11-2013, 06:51 PM   #303
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i cant complain. work has been slow today but thats ok.

so you agree that obama has lost all credibility?


I've been staying out of this, because I don't believe many people actually understand how the NSA program works and why judges have found that it's legal and constitutional.

To me those are the prerequisite to having a rational debate on this.
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Old 06-11-2013, 06:57 PM   #304
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I've been staying out of this, because I don't believe many people actually understand how the NSA program works and why judges have found that it's legal and constitutional.

To me those are the prerequisite to having a rational debate on this.

Oh good

i was worried you were having some kind of existential crisis after learning that the constitutional law professor you idolize has been busy trampling all over the constitution.
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Old 06-11-2013, 07:06 PM   #305
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So when it's hearsay about your opponent, you run with it as if it's fact. When it's about your guy, you take a "wait and see, let's be fair" approach. Not that I care, do whatever makes you feel better and make you believe your right. Not my problem.
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Old 06-11-2013, 07:20 PM   #306
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So when it's hearsay about your opponent, you run with it as if it's fact. When it's about your guy, you take a "wait and see, let's be fair" approach. Not that I care, do whatever makes you feel better and make you believe your right. Not my problem.

KevinNYC is the king of cognitive dissonance and doublethink, he is the ultimate hypocrite.

Its absolutely absurd that he gets mentioned as one of the smartest posters on ISH. In reality he is just a pseudo intellectual hack who completely lacks original thoughts. In every post he is simply parroting the views of the "blue team" and his favorite political bloggers.

Everything is wrong when red team does it, everything is okay when blue team does it.

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Old 06-11-2013, 07:26 PM   #307
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Oh good

i was worried you were having some kind of existential crisis after learning that the constitutional law professor you idolize has been busy trampling all over the constitution.

A. I never idolized Obama


B. You might not like the laws or judicial rulings that allow this, but it's pretty clear the program is legal.

C. Giving your earlier comments, I don't think you understand the difference between this and wiretapping.

D. David Simon says it better than me anyhow
http://davidsimon.com/we-are-shocked-shocked/
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Old 06-11-2013, 07:29 PM   #308
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A. I never idolized Obama
keep telling yourself that. anybody who has taken a look through your posts in this thread knows what you think about Obama.

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B. You might not like the laws or judicial rulings that allow this, but it's pretty clear the program is legal.
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C. Giving your earlier comments, I don't think you understand the difference between this and wiretapping.
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D. David Simon says it better than me anyhow
http://davidsimon.com/we-are-shocked-shocked/
and this is EXACTLY what I was just talking about.

I am KevinNYC and this blogger can explain my opinion better than I can
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David Simon. Blogger?

Also I thought we were playing nice?
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Old 06-11-2013, 07:34 PM   #310
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David Simon. Blogger?

Also I thought we were playing nice?

sorry, not "blogger"

*this blog
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Everything is wrong when red team does it, everything is okay when blue team does it.

I don't subscribe to team red/blue paradigms. I'll call out whoever abuses power, creates double-standards, and physically roll my eyes when people say things like right-wing or left-wing. But whatever, if you want to believe one side abuses power better than the other side, then have at it. (note: this comment isn't directly aimed at anyone, despite using a quote.)
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kevinnyc has never heard of the 4th amendment. what an idiot.
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kevinnyc has never heard of the 4th amendment. what an idiot.

He knows what it is. But chooses to use the widest possible interpretations to fit his agenda. All hail despotism! They know what is best!
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I feel bad for the poor bastard who has to spy on me.
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I've been staying out of this, because I don't believe many people actually understand how the NSA program works and why judges have found that it's legal and constitutional.

To me those are the prerequisite to having a rational debate on this.

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A. I never idolized Obama

B. You might not like the laws or judicial rulings that allow this, but it's pretty clear the program is legal.

C. Giving your earlier comments, I don't think you understand the difference between this and wiretapping.

D. David Simon says it better than me anyhow
http://davidsimon.com/we-are-shocked-shocked/

This gave me a chuckle. You out of all people staying out of a political topic... and that's the reason why? I've seen you post pages and pages on topics relating to foreign policy, economics, healthcare, etc., citing/quoting books and providing extensive links to sources. Yet when it comes to this topic you can't even express your own opinion. Responding just on the basis of the legality of the issue. I mean really? It's a lot deeper than that. Legal or not, people are upset at it for much deeper reasons.

When people are online posting on a casual forum, they aren't typically expecting some formal, tightly-controlled, comprehensive debate. If anything, all they can realistically expect is for someone to post their opinion/view on a subject and back that up with some reasonable logic and/or facts. On the other hand, you are the only poster I can recall who write posts like the Obama administration has a gun behind your back... or that Jay Carney made an account and is posting on ISH. Honestly, that's how it comes off like. Do you have an opinion of your own? Or is it just whatever the party says backed up by whatever blog you are jocking on at the moment? No one really cares about that stuff because we can all do a search through Google in like 5 seconds and read it on our own. The point is that it's not really you who is saying it, nor does it seem like your genuine & honest opinion/view.

If you don't want to post about it that's fine, not like anybody should feel obligated to. But it's pretty pompous to make the excuse that no one really understands the topic at your level, so thus, not deserving of your input. Do you have that same feeling towards Edward Snowden? Is he just some libertarian twerp who doesn't understand that it's been deemed legal? Or maybe he is on to something and has legitimate concerns?

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