Koch Brothers and Clarence Thomas

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    Koch Brothers and Clarence Thomas

    Again, Thomas having trouble with the truth.

    And again, the Koch boys turn up, quietly.

    Discrepancies in reports about an appearance by Justice Clarence Thomas at a political retreat for wealthy conservatives three years ago have prompted new questions to theSupreme Court from a group that advocates changing campaign finance laws.

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    Justice Clarence Thomas appeared at a political retreat in 2008.

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    When questions were first raised about the retreat last month, a court spokeswoman said Justice Thomas had made a “brief drop-by” at the event in Palm Springs, Calif., in January 2008 and had given a talk.

    In his financial disclosure report for that year, however, Justice Thomas reported that theFederalist Society, a prominent conservative legal group, had reimbursed him an undisclosed amount for four days of “transportation, meals and accommodations” over the weekend of the retreat. The event is organized by Charles and David Koch, brothers who have used millions of dollars from the energy conglomerate they run in Wichita, Kan., to finance conservative causes.


     
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    Thomas should be impeached or lynched or both
     
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    Thomas should be impeached or lynched or both
    Posted by lawboy


    Wow.  You might want to throttle back on the hate speech...probably could even be considered a threat.
     
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    @ law boy I agree with about impeachment. BUT DON'T USE RACIST REMARK TO  MAKE YOUR POINT. We don't need or want your racist comments here. There is TOO MUCH WRONG with our world today for hate. We use some political incorrectness here but no racism or sexism. If you want to make a joke out of somebody by all means do it or tell somebody he or she is full of it that is alright. Try to make your point for or against with facts that you can back up and try use a little bit of correct grammer. Other than that come back when you have grown up , racist !
     
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    To Rushfan2112 BRAVO !
     
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    @ law boy I agree with about impeachment. BUT DON'T USE RACIST REMARK TO  MAKE YOUR POINT. We don't need or want your racist comments here. There is TOO MUCH WRONG with our world today for hate. We use some political incorrectness here but no racism or sexism. If you want to make a joke out of somebody by all means do it or tell somebody he or she is full of it that is alright. Try to make your point for or against with facts that you can back up and try use a little bit of correct grammer. Other than that come back when you have grown up , racist !
    Posted by 8101956


    Well said.  Bravo back at you.
     
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    I find it interesting, all this interest from the left on Thomas.  I guess they figure they will not get another shot at putting a liberal on the supreme court, so, they are trying to do in Thomas, so they then can nominate another strick unconstitutionalist.
     
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    Sorry gents...I didn't convey my meaning very well. I was referring to when Thomas spoke at his hearing and said "this was a lynching a modern a day lynching"

    To those who are naive and think racism does not exist on both sides then YOU need to grow up. I see it everyday, I hear it everyday. Walk the walk before you talk little man.
     
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    Thomas will be remembered as one of the most ineffective justices in the history of the Supreme Court. The silent man hasn't spoken a word during court proceedings during the past five years. Exactly what does he do there, anyway, other than posing as a poster child for the right wing? George H.W. Bush should be ashamed for appointing this obviously unqualified person to the Supreme Court.
     
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    Sorry gents...I didn't convey my meaning very well. I was referring to when Thomas spoke at his hearing and said "this was a lynching a modern a day lynching" To those who are naive and think racism does not exist on both sides then YOU need to grow up. I see it everyday, I hear it everyday. Walk the walk before you talk little man.
    Posted by lawboy


    You are misqouting Ron Reagan.  the quote is:

    "Well, the're you go again"

    The last president that actually was an adult.


     
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    In Response to Re: Koch Brothers and Clarence Thomas : You are misqouting Ron Reagan.  the quote is: "Well, the're you go again" The last president that actually was an adult.
    Posted by skeeter20


    skeeter you dunce, did RR misspell it too. You are wrong. If you remove the apostrophe you end up with "Well, they are you go again"  LOL it's
    T-H-E-R-E   OK   S-T-U-P-I-D
     
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    In Response to Re: Koch Brothers and Clarence Thomas : skeeter you dunce, did RR misspell it too. You are wrong. If you remove the apostrophe you end up with "Well, they are you go again"  LOL it's T-H-E-R-E   OK   S-T-U-P-I-D
    Posted by lawboy



    Yep. The speeling police are out in force.  sorry for the mispelling.  Wnat to haul me off to an international tribunal?


    Hate defines you, lawboy.  Seriously.  you need to stop the hate.
     
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    I see dumb people
     
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    I see dumb people
    Posted by lawboy



    you must have just walked by a mirror.
     
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    You don't have a leg to stand on skeetertool. You've plainly shown your ignorance and you should be embarrassed at your profound stupidity.

    See it's your not you're which is you are.....just trying to help you out....moron.
     
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    In Response to Re: Koch Brothers and Clarence Thomas : You are misqouting Ron Reagan.  the quote is: "Well, the're you go again" The last president that actually was an adult.
    Posted by skeeter20


    To bad he couldnt remember that in Iran / Contra and be a adult and admit he lied by saying i dont know when he did know.

    Then again ever since JFK the right has been looking for a hero. To bad they chose Reagan who by no stretch was a conservative and who was created on a Hollywood stage next to a monkey. And lets not get into the deficit spending under him or the 8 tax hikes .  
     
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    You don't have a leg to stand on skeetertool. You've plainly shown your ignorance and you should be embarrassed at your profound stupidity. See it's your not you're which is you are.....just trying to help you out....moron.
    Posted by lawboy


    Hahaha.  fool.
     
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    Just to refresh our memories -- the $600K that Thomas forgot to declare on his disclosure forms was money that his wife had earned over five years working for the right-wing group Liberty Central.   Then he does the four-day drop by for the Koch boys, again forgetting that he was actually paid for four days of .... something.  Wonder how much he was paid? Which, by itself, wouldn't be so bad -- just another politician with his hand out. The problem was that he didn't recuse himself from the Citizens United case, which gave the big corporations -- like those in Koch Industries -- the ability to hide their contributions to groups like Liberty Central. So for all we know, Koch Industries paid Virginia Thomas $600K, but didn't have to report it. How do I know?  I don't, but thanks to Thomas' (and Scalia's -- he was at the Koch party, too) lack of honesty, we don't know that it isn't true, either.
    Posted by Ergoetal


    so, you admit you don't know, yet you accuse anyways.  I guess in your mind, that's ok.
     
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