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Old August 10th, 2017, 06:47 AM   #21
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you are narrowing your focus and that is good in my opinion. Previously, you argued for leaks based on proposals seen as detrimental or damaging to the country. very subjective and broad as anyone could say this of any president and likely have.

However, below you argue (correctly in my opinion) that a righteous cause for dissent, which may include leaks, would be based on a president whose actions run counter to or tear down the rights within the Constitution:


Bravo to you on that!
Unfortunately, your argument then veers off the rails of righteousness and lands full on in a dung heap of subjective opinion, completely unrelated to actions against the Constitution:
The areas you say I am "Veering" are the opinions that direct my values. These will obviously differ from your own but are based very much on my reading of the Constitution. It is because of these values that you believe me to be a liberal Democrat but, they are the values once held by the Republican Party as documented by everyone who remembers Ronald Reagan.
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Old August 10th, 2017, 08:51 AM   #22
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These will obviously differ from your own but are based very much on my reading of the Constitution.
Just curious, what would that be the constitutional element of your thought process?
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Old August 10th, 2017, 08:56 AM   #23
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When you are employed by the White House are you bound by a gag clause in your employment contract? I would assume the higher up you are the more you are bound by some form of classified secrets act or whatever it's called?
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Old August 10th, 2017, 09:01 AM   #24
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When you are employed by the White House are you bound by a gag clause in your employment contract? I would assume the higher up you are the more you are bound by some form of classified secrets act or whatever it's called?
Pretty simple; private conversations MUST remain so! - hello?!
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Old August 10th, 2017, 09:40 AM   #25
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When you are employed by the White House are you bound by a gag clause in your employment contract? I would assume the higher up you are the more you are bound by some form of classified secrets act or whatever it's called?
Leaks by definition are a violation of gag orders and classification. It wouldn't be a leak if you could freely talk about it.
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Old August 10th, 2017, 09:59 AM   #26
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Leaks by definition are a violation of gag orders and classification. It wouldn't be a leak if you could freely talk about it.
You're all wet! An understood rule is not a gag order.
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Old August 10th, 2017, 10:10 AM   #27
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You're all wet! An understood rule is not a gag order.
And you cannot leak from a "Rule".
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Old August 10th, 2017, 10:32 AM   #28
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And you cannot leak from a "Rule".
If the rule is you must not leak, then it is indeed possible.
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Old August 10th, 2017, 10:58 AM   #29
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If the rule is you must not leak, then it is indeed possible.
I give up...no point even trying.

Might as well try to teach a cat to calculate fractions.
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Old August 10th, 2017, 11:06 AM   #30
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I give up...no point even trying.

Might as well try to teach a cat to calculate fractions.
Why the trouble understanding? Sorry to hear about it.
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Old August 10th, 2017, 12:03 PM   #31
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Pretty simple; private conversations MUST remain so! - hello?!
Hello...What is a private conversation and who determinds its private and why is it private if all white house official conversations and meetings are recorded and minuted?
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Old August 10th, 2017, 12:16 PM   #32
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Hello...What is a private conversation and who determinds its private and why is it private if all white house official conversations and meetings are recorded and minuted?
Because there are no bones in ice cream!


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Old August 10th, 2017, 01:32 PM   #33
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Because there are no bones in ice cream!
....huh?
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Old August 10th, 2017, 02:03 PM   #34
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The "leakers" should just wear Depends underdrawers.



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Old August 10th, 2017, 02:31 PM   #35
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....huh?
That you do not understand him, indicates a sound mind.
Thanks from David
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Old August 10th, 2017, 02:33 PM   #36
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That you do not understand him, indicates a sound mind.
Maybe not many Stooge fans in the U.K. is my guess.
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