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Ear to the Ground

Tom DeLay Blogs, Briefly

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Posted on Dec 10, 2006
Tom DeLay
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Disgraced Congressman Tom DeLay reinvented himself as a blogger, briefly, before removing all posts and disabling comments.  Guess it didn’t work out.

(h/t: Think Progress)

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    By Joe Craine, December 12, 2006 at 3:19 am Link to this comment
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    I said the following in response to his absurd judgment of President Carter:

    A christian who acted on moral imperatives.
    A man who sought and seeks piece at any cost.
    A man who let his career be ruined rather than risk the lives of his men.
    A man who used and uses his position to enrich others.
    A man who unified and still does.
    A man who never used radioactive weapons on anybody.
    A man like Nathan who is willing to tell his friends they are sinning.

    Perhaps your standards are warped by the administration you served so well

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    By Robert, December 11, 2006 at 8:55 pm Link to this comment
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    CHECK OUT HOW MUCH $$MONEY$$ TOM DELAY RECEIVED FROM PRO-Israel PAC.

    2005-2006= $26,000      
    Career Total= $112,050

    What was the MONEY for? What favors did Tom Delay owe to the PRO-Israel PACS?

    Jack Abramoff knew exactly what Tom Delay needed to reciprocate for equal+ favors!

    Our elected official, Tom Delay, is a total disgrace for the American people. He was more loyal to Jack Abramoff, AIPAC & Israel than his country & the people of Texas.

    May be George W. will pick Tom Delay as ambassador to Israel!!!

    link to PRO-Israel PAC Contributions to Congressional Candidates:

    http://www.wrmea.com/archives/May-June_2006/0605031.html

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    By mnb, December 11, 2006 at 5:38 pm Link to this comment
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    That twit (aka “pregnant goldfish”) needs to be fried in oil for the damage he’s done to this country.

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    By Spinoza, December 11, 2006 at 4:20 pm Link to this comment
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    >>> Hopefully, he’ll SOON be doing everything from JAIL!

    Not likely, this is Amerikkka.

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    By Charlie Kasnick, December 11, 2006 at 3:41 pm Link to this comment
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    my best quote from Tom ,after the republican take over of our government,about the democrats.This is about stopping disrespect for laws of the United States.this is about stopping greed,bribrey,and influence peddling.

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    By joe, December 11, 2006 at 2:56 pm Link to this comment
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    Tom, my advice to you is “don’t bend over for the soap!!!”

    A concerned republican…

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    By HeadlessHessian, December 11, 2006 at 2:52 pm Link to this comment
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    Right wing, money hungry bastards will go for this, and also right wing idiots and fools!
    Take a look at the Moyer presentation on Abramoff corruption….Delay is all over it.  And that is all you cna expect from this ‘God fearing’ crook!  Gag.

    Headless

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    By Skruff, December 11, 2006 at 12:51 pm Link to this comment
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    Tom may be the poster-child for governmental corruption, but he is by no means alone. Torricelli (D N.J.,) Gingrich (R Ga)
    Foley (R. Fla) is a child sexual predator who used his office to lure (at least one) victim

    BUT, so dod Gerry Studds (D Mass)

    The smell permiates both political parties, yet I see only negative R posts here. 

    Is Bill Clinton’s Pardon of FALN terrorists (to gain his wife hispanic votes) criminal???

    What about unethical?

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    By Ed, December 11, 2006 at 12:33 pm Link to this comment
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    Comments moderated? I think they are more correctly cherry-picked. Only mild criticism is allowed i.e. “Tom, I know you have good intentions but don’t you think you made a mistake in Iraq?”

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    By Christopher Robin, December 11, 2006 at 11:20 am Link to this comment
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    Completely shameless, and always ready to seize an opportunity.
    He’s the embodiment of the word “disgrace”.
    Yet sadly, there will be the rubes and moneyed corrupt, ready to embrace him. Disgusting.

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    By Quy Tran, December 11, 2006 at 11:13 am Link to this comment
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    Just put him in septic tank so he will not be able to pollute our clean air.

    Hopefully!

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    By GW=MCHammered, December 11, 2006 at 8:41 am Link to this comment
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    TOM DELAY (sobbing): My fellow Americans, before you today I stand a traitor. And I am deeply ashamed. I was a betrayer when I sold you out to corporate lobbyists - souls who hold no national allegiance, but who are devoted only to their crusades. I cheated your democracy when I auctioned my congressional vote. And when I laundered money for my own selfish gain. I deserve no less than complete dispatch. And as your public servant, I accept your full condemnation.
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    Like Duke Cunningham, wouldn’t you like to see him display the courage of admission? “I am a traitor.” Usually these guys are so slimed with denial, nothing sticks. And nothing stands up either, not truth, courage or loyalty to the American people. To call themselves conservative is to belie conservatism. They are common parasites. They are neo-bookie thugs. History must label them such.

    Government has become myopic. It best envision the American People as the grandest lobbying group in the nation if it cannot yet see beyond K-Street. Or it will find not one, not one-hundred “Vs” standing before the Capitol. It will witness millions. All holding banners and signs that affirm, “Dear Government… No Answers, No Taxes!” And they will mean it.

    http://www.givemeliberty.org/RTP2/UPDATES/Update2006-11-18.htm

    “Truth is mightier than the sword and allegiance more-so than the dollar. When neither is held true, upheaval lies undue.”
    GW=MCHammered

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    By RB-Chicago, December 11, 2006 at 8:15 am Link to this comment
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    Hopefully, he’ll SOON be doing everything from JAIL!

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    By Jeanne, December 11, 2006 at 6:39 am Link to this comment
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    This was a pleasure beyond words. Now I know where all the trolls came from. Tom had a lot of free time.

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    By Leo, December 11, 2006 at 12:55 am Link to this comment
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    the site is back now. comments moderated. he took all the fun out of calling him names :D

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