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  •  Question for question .... (0+ / 0-)

    Don't you think "asked and answered" applies here ... ?

    Or do you think ever middle manager and office-helper in the IRS should be paraded before The Committee to Answer Questions and Name Names ?

    I don't presume to think you are "partisan" ...

    But I do notice you are obsessed.  And not about the IRS's dealings in general ... but with the IRS's purported excessive attention to organizations with "Tea Party" or "Liberty" in their names.

    So ... is this a matter of personal self assertion -- or do you get paid by the word?

    And if paid ... are you paid for the keystrokes YOU enter, or is are you rewarded for the volume of Reply you can generate.

    •  Look pal (0+ / 0-)

      I am not paid by anyone to comment here- check my record- and I resent that accusation. So you can take a hike on that silly notion.

      As tour your first part. I do not know what you mean by "Don't you think "asked and answered" applies here ... ?"

      I try not to be ode logical and blind in my philosophical and beliefs. And I am not obsessed but rather alarmed that most people here do not think the IRS targeting (and it is purported- it did occur) of political groups is anything to worry about (and kneed it may not be- but we do not know) because it happened to "them". Remember cycles come and go, things change. The gop will have the WH again one day.

    •  PS (0+ / 0-)

      You didn't answer my question, again. Do you get paid to obfuscate?

      •  No I'm not being paid .. It's a slow workday (0+ / 0-)

        No work  ... no pay.

        I could do crosswords
        Or I could play "Sparkle II"

        Or I can exchange posts with you.

        Still:   The thing I find fascinating:  

        Why on Earth are you DOING  This ?

        You're not persuading anyone of anything.

        The feedback you've been getting ranges from disagreement at best to open disrespect.

        You're not being admired for your ... what? ... Courage? Integrity?  Individuality ?

        Yet you will keep going and going and going ....post for post -- . as long as someone will engage with you.

        Why would anyone put themselves through that UNLESS they were being paid ?  Or hoping to be so on some other occasion -- "Unpaid Intern Promotion Fantasy "?

        Yet we both know:  people DO get paid for this kind of thing.  And we both know that those who are paid, will always swear and declare that they are not.

        So, I've always been curious:  are they paid for posting, or paid for getting other to reply.

        If I were supervising an online propaganda  project ... I'd pay the independent contractors  for  for their "result" only -- replies

        That seems to be the businesslike way of going about it.

        And  "Liber-T.E.A." is all about Business, isn't it ?

        •  Well I suppose you had better (0+ / 0-)

          go back to playing games, seems that is all you're capable of. Now it is three times you've avoided question.

          I just make a single comment whenever a diarist claims "this isn't a scandal", to remind them of the facts at this point which argue that yes, it is a scandal. Usually, as with you, are there no counterfactual arguments.

          Have fun!

           

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