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  •  So you're saying the action taken by Rahm... (1+ / 0-)
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    is typical, or no?

    Time lost is always a disadvantage that is bound in some way to weaken him who loses it. -Clausewitz

    by Malachite on Tue Jan 20, 2009 at 06:45:22 PM PST

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    •  It's typical (1+ / 0-)
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      John Adams was trying to appoint a slew of last-minute judges of his party's ilk but the notifications that didn't go out in time were stopped by Thomas Jefferson in an acknowledged political move.  That was 1803.

      (-7.75, -7.69) No matter how cynical I get, I just can't keep up - Lily Tomlin

      by john07801 on Tue Jan 20, 2009 at 08:47:38 PM PST

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