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Conspiracy Alert: Web Expert’s Plane Crash Probed

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Posted on Dec 22, 2008
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In September, Republican Internet whiz Michael Connell was subpoenaed in conjunction with a case of alleged vote-tampering in Ohio during the 2004 presidential election. Last Friday, the 45-year-old IT consultant and Web designer was killed when his plane hit an empty house near Akron. Whether or not the two events are connected is now the subject of speculation. via YouTube:



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By kalbinator, January 13, 2009 at 7:02 pm Link to this comment

How to avoid going to prison Republican Pioneer Style.  Looks like Kennyboy Lay will have some company on his islands and yacht, probably called something like the “Magical Escape.”  Nothing beats a fast and sudden death, and even faster cremation, right before you are facing a lengthly prison term and losing your hard stolen money.  Michael Connell is probably the king of all political tricks when it comes to electronics (ie. voting machines and autopiloting his airplane into the ground), with all of the connections needed for a perfect faked accidental death (like Ken Lay).  What could be better than a huge fireball cremation?  It is the ultimate scam and escape and with friends in high-places to cover any tracks left behind and closing the books for good, in a hurry.  Well done mr. Lay and mr. Connell!!  You guys are the very best at crooked politics and business (and disappearing tricks)!!!

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By Ronmamita, December 28, 2008 at 1:11 pm Link to this comment

I certainly and publicly call for a FULL and independent investigation!!!

Search his materials, residences, offices, and private records. Get other I.T. associates and put them in protective custody until trials are completed. The 8 years of Bush/Cheney reign needs full investigation.

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By xox, December 26, 2008 at 11:24 am Link to this comment

That was on radio broadcast.

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By xox, December 26, 2008 at 11:23 am Link to this comment

His radio show on Tues. (12/23) I think it was.

A man sent Mike an email that Mike read on air.

The guy said he used to be a weapons developer & he bragged abt some missile he created. Then he said that there is a device that you can carry in a briefcase.
And you can walk by a radio or TV station with this thing and it will scramble the electronics of the business and interfere with the broadcast.
Well, the guy said a larger scale device can be trucked to around the vicinity of an airport and it will do the same thing to arriving or departing planes.

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By Purple Girl, December 25, 2008 at 5:39 am Link to this comment

It’s called Organized Crime. But the ‘Bada Bing’ is called the White House.
Stealing elections, starting ‘turf’ wars, robbing the coffers,Backroom dealing with people & countries with nefarious histories,backstabbing & strongarming the public and underlyings, throw in a few ‘accidents’ in and you got the Republican Mafia and the Top Don is Cheney, with Rummy & Wolfie his top Capo’s.
The ‘Teflon Don’ was brazen, but pales in comparison to CheneyCorp.
There should be a list composed of all those who have died under this regime, esp those of unusal circumstances…How many Hits have they made? I’m counting the ‘mad Scientist’ as one, this one makes two.

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By PaulMagillSmith, December 24, 2008 at 12:43 pm Link to this comment

For the gullible dolts who think Obama will be any major difference from Bush, here are some of Obama’s appointees so far. Notice the common thread in both the outgoing and incoming administrations. 1. TIMOTHY GEITHNER ? TREASURY SECRETARY Bilderberg, Council on Foreign Relations, Trilateral Commission, president and CEO of Federal Reserve Bank of New York, director of policy development for IMF, member Group of Thirty (G30), employed at Kissinger & Associates, architect of the recent 2008 financial bailouts, mentored by Lawrence Summers and Robert Rubin. 2. PAUL VOLCKER ? ECONOMIC RECOVERY ADVISORY BOARD Bilderberg, Council on Foreign Relations, North American chairman of Trilateral Commission, Federal Reserve chairman during Carter and Reagan administrations, president of Federal Reserve Bank of New York, G30 member, chairman Rothschild Wolfensohn Company, key figure in the collapse of the gold standard during the Nixon administration, longtime associate of the Rockefeller family. 3. RAHM EMANUEL ? CHIEF OF STAFF Member of Israeli Defense Force, staunch Zionist, senator, Board of Directors for Freddie Mac, member of Bill Clinton?s finance campaign committee, made $16.2 million during 2.5 years as an investment banker for Wasserstein Perella. His father was a member of the Israeli Irgun terrorist group. 4. LAWRENCE SUMMERS ? NATIONAL ECONOMIC COUNCIL Bilderberg, Council on Foreign Relations, Trilateral Commission, treasury secretary during Clinton administration, chief economist at World Bank, former president of Harvard University, Brookings Institute board member, huge proponent of globalization while working for the IMF, prot?g? of David Rockefeller, mentored by Robert Rubin. 5. DAVID AXELROD ? SENIOR ADVISOR Political consultant whose past clients include Sens. Hillary Clinton, John Edwards and Christopher Dodd; main Obama fixer in the William Ayers and Reverend Wright scandals. 6. HILLARY CLINTON ? SECRETARY OF STATE Bilderberg, Council on Foreign Relations, Trilateral Commission, clandestine CIA asset used to infiltrate the anti-war movement at Yale University and the Watergate hearings, senior partner at the Rose Law Firm, key figure in the Mena drug trafficking affair, architect of the Waco disaster, implicated in the murder/ cover-up of Vince Foster, and many other deaths. 7. JOSEPH BIDEN ? VICE PRESIDENT Bilderberg, Council on Foreign Relations, U.S. Senator since 1972, member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, current chairman of the U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations, strong Zionist sympathizer who recently told Rabbi Mark S. Golub of Shalom TV, ?I am a Zionist. You don?t have to be a Jew to be a Zionist.? 8. BILL RICHARDSON ? COMMERCE SECRETARY Bilderberg, Council on Foreign Relations, former U.S. congressman, chairman of the Democratic National Convention in 2004, employee of Kissinger Associates, UN ambassador, governor of New Mexico, energy secretary, major player in the Monica Lewinsky cover-up with Bilderberg luminary Vernon Jordan.

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By PaulMagillSmith, December 24, 2008 at 12:41 pm Link to this comment

9. ROBERT GATES ? DEFENSE SECRETARY Bilderberg, Council on Foreign Relations, former CIA Director, defense secretary under President Bush, co-chaired CFR task force with Zbigniew Brzezinski, knee-deep in the Iran-Contra scandal, named in a 1999 class action lawsuit pertaining to the Mena drug trafficking affair. 10. TOM DASCHLE ? HEALTH SECRETARY Bilderberg, Council on Foreign Relations, former Senate majority leader, Citibank lackey, mentored by Robert Rubin. 11. ERIC HOLDER ? ATTORNEY GENERAL Key person in the pardon of racketeer Marc Rich, deputy attorney general under Janet Reno, facilitated the pardon of 16 Puerto Rican FALN terrorists under Bill Clinton. 12. JANET NAPOLITANO ? HOMELAND SECURITY DIRECTOR Council on Foreign Relations, Arizona governor, attorney for Anita Hill during the Clarence Thomas hearings, U.S. attorney during the Clinton administration, instrumental in the OKC cover-up, where she declared, ?We?ll pursue every bit of evidence and every lead,? described as another Janet Reno, soft on illegal immigration (i.e. pro-amnesty and drivers licenses to illegals). 13. GEN. JAMES L. JONES ? NATIONAL SECURITY ADVISOR Bilderberg, Trilateral Commission, European supreme allied commander, special envoy for Middle-East Security during Bush administration, board of directors for Chevron and Boeing, NATO commander, member of Brent Scowcroft?s Institute for International Affairs along with Zbigniew Brzezinski, Bobby Ray Inman, Bilderberg luminary Henry Kissinger and former CIA Director John Deutch. 14. SUSAN RICE ? U.N. AMBASSADOR Council on Foreign Relations, Rhodes scholar, campaign foreign policy advisor to presidential candidates John Kerry and Michael Dukakis, member of Bill Clinton?s National Security Council and assistant secretary of state for Africa, member of the Brookings Institute (funded by the Ford Foundation and the Rockefellers), and member of the Aspen Strategy Group (teeming with Bilderberg insiders such as Richard Armitage, Brent Scowcroft, and Madeleine Albright).

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By Folktruther, December 24, 2008 at 11:29 am Link to this comment

these assassinations, if that is what this is, appears to be increasing because mainstream pseudo-Progressives, in alliance with Conservatives, sleaze any attempt to argue with evidence and reason that these are murders.  Noam Chomsky, Alexander Cockburn, etc denigrate any attempt to conceive the US power system as murdering US citizens.  Including the 911/ anthrax false flag operation.

These are demeaned as all being conspiracies theories and on the basis beneath consideration.  When a progressive truther demeans suspicious circumstances as the subject of consiparices theories, you know you are dealing with a political coward or outright faker.

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By hippy pam, December 24, 2008 at 8:11 am Link to this comment

Ya’all KNOW NUTHIN’ will ever be done about any thing…Cuz NO ONE wants to be the first one to STAND AND INSIST ON JUSTICE….for ALL these CROOKS….

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By PaulMagillSmith, December 24, 2008 at 6:54 am Link to this comment

As the noose tightens around those in this ever so corrupt administration I expect we will see many more disappear, either by heading for the hills or in ‘mysterious’ circumstances, to prevent them from spilling important beans on their higher ups. Recent reports the CIA has an ice bullet, that initiate a heart attack yet leaves no trace, inclines me to believe we will see a slew of heart failures.

I’m surprised, with the aggregious outrageous behavior displayed against the American/world populace by members of this administration (from the top down), we don’t already have an operating guillotine working overtime on the National Mall.

All good things come to he who waits, but when the rats escape the ship they are harder to catch. We can thank Nancy ‘Off the Table’ Pelosi for allowing these rats (with bags of loot from OUR treasury) to escape. Against the will of the majority of America’s citizens demanding impeachment justice she stonewalled, so perhaps she should be the first customer of the device at the Mall.

Would you like some ‘ice’ with your tea (T-for traitor) Nancy?

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By Outraged, December 23, 2008 at 11:40 pm Link to this comment

Re: NE

Thanks for the link.  An excerpt,

“Various White House figures made numerous recent campaign stops in Minnesota to stump for the ailing campaign of Wellstone’s Republican opponent, Norm Coleman. Despite being outspent and outgunned, however, polls show that Wellstone’s popularity surged after he voted to oppose the Senate resolution authorizing George Bush to wage war in Iraq. He was pulling ahead of Coleman and moving toward a victory that would both be an embarrassment to the Bush administration and to Democratic Quislings such as Hillary Clinton who voted to support “the president.”

Then he died.

Strange how these things REPEAT themselves, isn’t it?  It could lead one to consider that the MO is suspiciously SUSPECT.  Again… could this plausibly be happenstance or circumstance…?  And how OFTEN will we be required to swallow this “supposed” criteria?

I stumbled across this the other day….

The decision to turn to the courts was reached after 27 Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests filed by Feinman Todd and her students yielded no useful information from the government.

The Pearl Project seeks to uncover the truth behind the 2002 kidnapping and murder of Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl in Karachi, Pakistan. The project began as an investigative journalism course at Georgetown University and was co-taught by Feinman Todd and Asra Nomani, a former Wall Street Journal reporter and friend of Pearl. The project is now sponsored by the nonpartisan Center for Public Integrity in Washington, D.C….

....“This lawsuit emulates the very reason Congress enacted the FOIA more than 40 years ago, so that journalists can publicly expose what our government is up to,” said Mark S. Zaid, the Washington, D.C., attorney spearheading the lawsuit. “It also represents an important challenge to arbitrary government action to unlawfully refuse to process certain requests on absurd notions of personal privacy for terrorists or otherwise improperly withhold relevant records.”

Among the biggest obstacles for the Pearl Project has been the FBI’s denial of access to the investigative file on Pearl. Administratively open investigative files are exempt from disclosure, even if the investigation is no longer being pursued.

The Pearl file is in danger of becoming like the case of Jimmy Hoffa, where no matter how little the FBI works on the investigation, it remains open and inaccessible,” said Moss.”

It “appears” they’ve graduated to KILLING PEOPLE now, although unsurprising…. is ILLEGAL!  What truly happened to Pearl, Wellstone and Connell?  This is where religion takes a back seat and as A People we need to investigate, and bring justice back to ALL America’s People.

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By Jim Flynn, December 23, 2008 at 3:25 pm Link to this comment
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If we do nothing about all these outrages, what do we deserve?  You must press your Senators and Congressmen for specific action.  Ask yourself “What’s going on and what needs to be done about it?”  In particular, the new administration would be sensitive to a lot of pressure (we’ll find out when the Warren invite is/is not reviewed).  As long as outrage is not liked to specific action, we admit defeat.

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By Hugh Stone iII, December 23, 2008 at 2:16 pm Link to this comment
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Why wait until AFTER he testifies for two hours before killing him? Why not take care of him as soon as the subpoena is issued?

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By Louise, December 23, 2008 at 12:12 pm Link to this comment

Mike Connell was Karl Rove’s computer wiz.

He was also the key witness in the ongoing 2004 presidential election fraud lawsuit in Ohio.

Some believe Connell engineered the fraud under Rove’s direction.

Last summer, Rove warned Connell to ignore court orders to testify in the case and threatened him with consequences if he appeared in court.

Just before the 2008 vote, an Ohio judge ordered Connell to appear in court and he did. He answered questions for two hours.

Now, less than two months later, he is dead.

Plane wreck. Unknown cause. 


- Brasscheck

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By NE, December 23, 2008 at 12:07 pm Link to this comment
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I didn’t realize Wellstone Airlines was still in business. Thought they had bankrupted eight years ago.
Or he’s hangin’ out with Ken Lay on some blackwater plantation (oops, did I say blackwater? wink I meant backwater) in Argentina.
Dick did it!!!

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By Hugh Stone III, December 23, 2008 at 11:20 am Link to this comment
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This is what happens when you let Vince Foster “commit suicide’ without leaving blood by the body, and include a suicide note ripped into pieces, missing only his signature—if it’s OK for Slick Willie to kill someone, it’s gonna be OK for other prexys to do what they feel need to be done. You can’t expect to turn on outrage when your own switch has shown itself to be broken.

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By annon, December 23, 2008 at 9:26 am Link to this comment
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Rove had him killed.

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By Outraged, December 23, 2008 at 2:00 am Link to this comment

Thanks Spinoza750.  An excerpt from the link:

MARK CRISPIN MILLER: He told—Connell told Spoonamore that one of the primary reasons why he helped Bush-Cheney steal elections was to save the babies. I do think, though, that we have to draw a distinction between Connell, on the one hand, and the Averbeck and the Rapp family, on the other hand, because Connell was far less ferocious in his political views. He was an ardent anti-abortionist, it’s true, but he wasn’t quite as hardcore as the others. And in fact, you know, he was a little bit alienated from the others, and that’s one of the reasons why he was inclined to talk, and so on.

But the fact is, to answer your question, that on election night in 2004, it had been Connell, with these other two companies working with him, who had managed the computer setup, enabling Ken Blackwell to study the maps of precincts and voter turnout very carefully and figure out how many votes they need. By shunting the data to Chattanooga, they kind of slowed down the data stream.

AMY GOODMAN: Wasn’t Karl Rove’s email also there in Chattanooga on some of these servers?

MARK CRISPIN MILLER: Yes, yes. The same servers were used to host a whole bunch of highly partisan websites. And also, indeed, Karl Rove’s emails were on that server, too.

AMY GOODMAN: That have gone missing.

MARK CRISPIN MILLER: That have gone missing.”

There’s this too:

The software created for the Ohio secretary of state’s Election Night 2004 website was created by GovTech Solutions, a firm co-founded by longtime GOP computing guru Mike Connell. He also redesigned the Bush campaign’s website in 2000 and told “Inside Business” magazine in 1999, “I wouldn’t be where I am today without the Bush campaign and the Bush family because the Bushes truly are about family and I’m loyal to my network.” (Funny that LOYALTY is the “determining premise” as if it was drilled in their head.  Remember Palin and her LOYALTY “accusations” against government officials…)

Ohio’s Cedarville University, a Christian school with 3,100 students, issued a press release on January 13, 2005 describing how faculty member Dr. Alan Dillman’s computing company Government Consulting Resources, Ltd, worked with these Republican-connected companies to tally the vote on Election Night 2004.”

Regarding Palin:
“Interviews show that Palin runs an administration that puts a premium on loyalty and secrecy. The governor and her top officials sometimes use personal e-mail accounts for state business; dozens of e-mail messages obtained by The New York Times show that her staff members studied whether that could allow them to circumvent subpoenas seeking public records.”

Hmmmm…. Christianity…Loyalty…Emails…Elections…  could this be mere coincidence…??  Deja vu…?  Incredible insight…?

What’s RIGHT with this picture?

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By Spinoza750, December 22, 2008 at 11:06 pm Link to this comment

Political Murder?  It sounds very suspicious. SEE DEMOCRACY NOW Very suspicious (Dec 22)

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By Lenny, December 22, 2008 at 6:46 pm Link to this comment
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Subpoena all of them and watch the carnage.

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