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CJ John Roberts initially sided with the 4 conservatives

Discussion in 'News & Current Events' started by LadyEagle, Jul 1, 2012.

  1. LadyEagle

    LadyEagle <b>Moderator</b> <img src =/israel.gif>

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    http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-3460_162-57464549/roberts-switched-views-to-uphold-health-care-law/
     
  2. Aaron

    Aaron Member

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    Roberts was bought. There is no other explanation.
     
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    just-want-peace Well-Known Member

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    Sure about that; unless you might consider a threat to him/loved ones as "buying him off"!
    Not saying that was the scenario, BUT, you must take into account that we are dealing with "CHICAGO POLITICS" in all of this.
    (Methinks Dillinger would be very proud of todays WH!:thumbs:)
     
  4. Magnetic Poles

    Magnetic Poles New Member

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    Man, you guys have imaginations on overload.
     
  5. LadyEagle

    LadyEagle <b>Moderator</b> <img src =/israel.gif>

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    When Roberts was confirmed, his net worth was over $6 million dollars, so "buying him off" doesn't seem logical.

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Roberts


    He certainly has stumped the conservative world, so sad. But there is only 1 logical reason IMHO that this happened, threats....

    It has been done before.
     
  6. mandym

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    The op is from CBS News
     
  7. SolaSaint

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    Here's imagination: maybe Obama paid him off and offered him a position in his council when he takes over the world, whaaahahahaha
     
  8. Robert Snow

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    I couldn't agree more. It gets more bizarre each time I log on.
     
  9. LadyEagle

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    Not as bizarre as our freedoms being chipped away at nearly weekly by this administration. :tear:

    Maybe we should start a thread about what liberties have been nullified in the last 3-1/2 years. It would require some research, but most people would probably be appalled at the results.
     
  10. carpro

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    He was definitely threatened. Many of them were veiled public threats implying dire consequences made by politicians, including the president.
     
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