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BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!

GUEST,Martin Gibson 12 Nov 05 - 11:13 PM
number 6 12 Nov 05 - 11:16 PM
Peace 12 Nov 05 - 11:16 PM
bobad 12 Nov 05 - 11:19 PM
number 6 12 Nov 05 - 11:22 PM
number 6 12 Nov 05 - 11:24 PM
Peace 12 Nov 05 - 11:28 PM
pdq 12 Nov 05 - 11:28 PM
pdq 12 Nov 05 - 11:30 PM
Peace 12 Nov 05 - 11:32 PM
bobad 12 Nov 05 - 11:33 PM
GUEST,Buffy 12 Nov 05 - 11:42 PM
number 6 12 Nov 05 - 11:44 PM
number 6 12 Nov 05 - 11:47 PM
bobad 12 Nov 05 - 11:49 PM
pdq 12 Nov 05 - 11:49 PM
pdq 13 Nov 05 - 12:10 AM
bobad 13 Nov 05 - 12:17 AM
Ebbie 13 Nov 05 - 12:21 AM
Peace 13 Nov 05 - 12:21 AM
Stilly River Sage 13 Nov 05 - 12:22 AM
Stephen L. Rich 13 Nov 05 - 12:23 AM
bobad 13 Nov 05 - 12:24 AM
GUEST,Martin Gibson 13 Nov 05 - 12:38 AM
Peace 13 Nov 05 - 12:40 AM
GUEST,Buffy 13 Nov 05 - 01:08 AM
GUEST 13 Nov 05 - 01:11 AM
GUEST,Martin Gibson 13 Nov 05 - 01:13 AM
Peace 13 Nov 05 - 01:14 AM
Peace 13 Nov 05 - 01:15 AM
Clinton Hammond 13 Nov 05 - 01:20 AM
Peace 13 Nov 05 - 01:20 AM
Peace 13 Nov 05 - 01:23 AM
Peace 13 Nov 05 - 01:26 AM
Amos 13 Nov 05 - 01:28 AM
number 6 13 Nov 05 - 09:23 AM
Donuel 13 Nov 05 - 09:44 AM
number 6 13 Nov 05 - 09:49 AM
Clinton Hammond 13 Nov 05 - 11:23 AM
GUEST,Guest 13 Nov 05 - 11:29 AM
McGrath of Harlow 13 Nov 05 - 11:49 AM
Amos 13 Nov 05 - 02:49 PM
GUEST 13 Nov 05 - 05:12 PM
GUEST 13 Nov 05 - 08:27 PM
Peace 13 Nov 05 - 08:30 PM
kendall 13 Nov 05 - 08:34 PM
Peace 13 Nov 05 - 08:36 PM
GUEST,Martin Gibson 13 Nov 05 - 08:47 PM
Peace 13 Nov 05 - 09:04 PM
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Subject: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: GUEST,Martin Gibson
Date: 12 Nov 05 - 11:13 PM

Michael Moore
owns Halliburton!
Posted: November 1, 2005
10:23 p.m. Eastern


© 2005 WorldNetDaily.com


Michael Moore

"I don't own a single share of stock!" filmmaker Michael Moore proudly proclaimed.

He's right. He doesn't own a single share. He owns tens of thousands of shares – including nearly 2,000 shares of Boeing, nearly 1,000 of Sonoco, more than 4,000 of Best Foods, more than 3,000 of Eli Lilly, more than 8,000 of Bank One and more than 2,000 of Halliburton, the company most vilified by Moore in "Fahrenheit 9/11."


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: number 6
Date: 12 Nov 05 - 11:16 PM

Yeah I heard that, and they aren't part of mutual fund either .... ya can't trust anyone anymore ... we live in the 'age of the lie'.

sIx


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: Peace
Date: 12 Nov 05 - 11:16 PM

Martin,

Quote a creditable news sourse, will ya? Friggin' comics I can get in a second-hand store.


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: bobad
Date: 12 Nov 05 - 11:19 PM

Jesus saves....shit disturbers invest!


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: number 6
Date: 12 Nov 05 - 11:22 PM

Another exagerated scenario that disturbs me about Moore are his scenes in Bowling for Columbine about Canada ... it was baloney, especially about no one locking their doors .... sorry, when we lived in Toronto we certainly locked our doors ... we were broken into twice, so were all are neigbours on our street ... in fact violent street shootings are a concern back in T.O. now .... hell, even here in friendly little 'ol Saint John I have an alarm system to keep the crack addicts from breaking in.

sIx


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: number 6
Date: 12 Nov 05 - 11:24 PM

Apparently is true Peace.

sIx


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: Peace
Date: 12 Nov 05 - 11:28 PM

I visited the WorldNetDaily.com site. Looks like The Midnight or National Enquirer. However, Michael Moore doesn't speak for me anyway.


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: pdq
Date: 12 Nov 05 - 11:28 PM

Heck, guys, what did you expect him to do with the $100 million he made from the Bush-bash movie, feed the poor?


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: pdq
Date: 12 Nov 05 - 11:30 PM

Besides, Michael Moore is a genius. Invented a whole new category of entertainment: Docufiction.


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: Peace
Date: 12 Nov 05 - 11:32 PM

Between him and the White House, they have THAT market tied up.


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: bobad
Date: 12 Nov 05 - 11:33 PM

Not to mention Martin and his brilliant musicianship which no one can get to hear.


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: GUEST,Buffy
Date: 12 Nov 05 - 11:42 PM

Yeah, and he liiks loke a tub of shit with legs.


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: number 6
Date: 12 Nov 05 - 11:44 PM

HuH ?!?!?!

sIx


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: number 6
Date: 12 Nov 05 - 11:47 PM

"Docufiction." ... I like that ... good one pdq.

sIx


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: bobad
Date: 12 Nov 05 - 11:49 PM

Someone get Buffy another drink.


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: pdq
Date: 12 Nov 05 - 11:49 PM

Sorry, Peace (in our time) but the White House has nothing to do with Docufiction. Moore's patent doesn't run out for another 20 years.


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: pdq
Date: 13 Nov 05 - 12:10 AM

sIx,

Hate to tell you this, ol' buddy, but that is the term used by the entertainment industry to describe what Moore does: mix truth and fiction until the line between them is obliterated. I make up stuff for the purpose of humor quit often, but I did not come up with this one. There really a new category and it really is credited to Michael Moore.


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: bobad
Date: 13 Nov 05 - 12:17 AM

Yeah pdq you really do make humor quit often.


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: Ebbie
Date: 13 Nov 05 - 12:21 AM

It is not quite as simple and blatant as The WorldNet scandal sheet would have it. They evidently took material from Peter Schweizer's book and put their own spin on it.

Basically what Schweizer says about Michael Moore's stock ownership is that in order to protect the money he has made he has formed a foundation; the foundation in turn has bought stock, including in Halliburton. A stockbroker's first duty is to diversify, and I can easily believe that a broker will buy stocks that are pegged to keep climbing in value. If ethics were not an issue, you can't beat the current desirability of war materiel and all of its accompanying support systems. Same is true of pharmaceuticals and a half dozen other thngs. Moore may quite legitimately feel that he doesn't own stock and doesn't dabble in the stock market, even if he has authorized his brokers to use their own judgment.

Then Schweizer makes the claim that Michael Moore is racist because "Moore almost never hires black people." But that is not what racism is. If he hires SOME African Americans, it is up to the accuser to prove his point.

He also claims that 'conservative hypocrites' and their families are hurt when their inconsistencies are discovered by the media. 'Liberal hypocrites', on the other hand, he says, have a different experience. "When the liberal-left abandon their principles and become hypocrites," he says, "they actually improve their lives. Their kids end up in better schools, they have more money, and their families are more content."   With that, I think he is actually telling us that conservatives' kids do end up in better schools, that the conservatives do have more money and their families are more content. He doesn't address the question of whether conservatives and liberals alike should apply ethics in attempting to make life more equitable in a society.

Some People Won't Read This


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: Peace
Date: 13 Nov 05 - 12:21 AM

Peas
LOL


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: Stilly River Sage
Date: 13 Nov 05 - 12:22 AM

Another aspect of this genre is called Creative Nonfiction. It's considered quite a credible source of information these days.

Just so you know.

SRS


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: Stephen L. Rich
Date: 13 Nov 05 - 12:23 AM

So he's a phony. Why is everybody acting so surprised about it? People who push thier political agendas that hard are usually missing or hiding, at least, half the truth.

Stephen Lee


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: bobad
Date: 13 Nov 05 - 12:24 AM

Maybe he owns the stocks so that he can get into the shareholder's meetings and raise a little hell.


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: GUEST,Martin Gibson
Date: 13 Nov 05 - 12:38 AM

Michael Moore is a big, fat liar.

I love truth.


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: Peace
Date: 13 Nov 05 - 12:40 AM

Well then, love this, Martin.

I think you'll find that Moore--while being just a tad devious--doesn't personally own any stock. You might find, if you dig a bit, that he and his wife have a non-profit organization that DOES.


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: GUEST,Buffy
Date: 13 Nov 05 - 01:08 AM

Moore is a tub of shit with legs.


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: GUEST
Date: 13 Nov 05 - 01:11 AM

You talk about blow and zipper and ass very often. What do you really want here, Gibson.


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: GUEST,Martin Gibson
Date: 13 Nov 05 - 01:13 AM

To make Mudcat a fair and balanced forum.


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: Peace
Date: 13 Nov 05 - 01:14 AM

"Oh, blow it out your ass, Peace. He should sit on your face on a hot summer night."

Jeeze, just when I was getting to like you, too.


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: Peace
Date: 13 Nov 05 - 01:15 AM

"To make Mudcat a fair and balanced forum."

Oh, blow it out your ass, Marty.


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: Clinton Hammond
Date: 13 Nov 05 - 01:20 AM

There's a shock... Martin Gibson can't tell fact from fiction...


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: Peace
Date: 13 Nov 05 - 01:20 AM

Well, Marty, you be polite with me and I will be polite with you. You started with the shit. I will finish. Always been that way for me, pal. So you have the choice--back off or fuck off. Your call, hotshot.


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: Peace
Date: 13 Nov 05 - 01:23 AM

OK, then. Martin, fuck you for good.


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: Peace
Date: 13 Nov 05 - 01:26 AM

No. You just lost the only person who ever stuck up for you on the Mudcat. You just let me know what kind of person you really are.

Bruce Murdoch


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: Amos
Date: 13 Nov 05 - 01:28 AM

Martin:

Your real trouble is you don't know the difference between the two.

A


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: number 6
Date: 13 Nov 05 - 09:23 AM

Actually ... I think the subject of this thread is interesting ... too bad it has drifted into this rabble.

sIx


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: Donuel
Date: 13 Nov 05 - 09:44 AM

Even I wrote here of my remorse in NOT buying Halliburton stock after Cheney made 14 million dollars on his options this year ( mostly from Katrina contracts).


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: number 6
Date: 13 Nov 05 - 09:49 AM

The info regarding his stock ownership as mentioned in the book by Peter Schweizer "Do As I Say (Not As I Do): Profiles in Liberal Hypocrisy." is supposidly sourced from Moore's own signed Schedule D declaring his capital gains and losses where his stock ownership .... how Schweizer obtained this info is unclear .... I dunno, I watch Moores Website to see what his defense is.

sIx


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: Clinton Hammond
Date: 13 Nov 05 - 11:23 AM

So now you're doing your typical cowardly backpedalling....

"Oh, I was only joking"

Ya... whatever MG... if yer gonna pretend to be a bad-ass mo-fo, at least have the stones to own it...


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: GUEST,Guest
Date: 13 Nov 05 - 11:29 AM

Blah, blah, blah, another boring Martin Gibson ad hominem tirade. What else is new?

He may skillfully weave facts together to paint a picture. But has anyone ever caught MM in an outright lie? OTOH, the Busheviks and their cheerleaders lie routinely. And dare anyone call them on it, they shout over the opponenets, cut off their calls or questions and once again repeat the bogus mantra of "Liberal media control." Blah, blah, blah...


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: McGrath of Harlow
Date: 13 Nov 05 - 11:49 AM

Didn't ** swear he was leaving us for good? Promises, promises...

Proverbs 26:11 seems an appropriate text. (And that link gives eight versions of it.)


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: Amos
Date: 13 Nov 05 - 02:49 PM

Our loss, Martin. You're wrong about PEace AND you're wrong about Michael Moore, who is much less of a phony than you yourself are.

Go be wrong somewhere else. It might get you interested in music.

A


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: GUEST
Date: 13 Nov 05 - 05:12 PM

Who's Michael Moore?

Seriously - Is it someone important or someone from America?

:D


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: GUEST
Date: 13 Nov 05 - 08:27 PM

I hope ya all realize you sound like a bunch of old coots arguing in a small town barber shop.


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: Peace
Date: 13 Nov 05 - 08:30 PM

I had cooties once. Anybody want to hear the story?


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: kendall
Date: 13 Nov 05 - 08:34 PM

I'd be suspicious of ANY list that had only liberals on it.

G.W. Bush is the ultimate phony. The only thing he ever succeeded at is the moral and financial ruin of this country.


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: Peace
Date: 13 Nov 05 - 08:36 PM

I don't think you can say that and mean it, Kendall. Halliburton is doing VERY well.


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: GUEST,Martin Gibson
Date: 13 Nov 05 - 08:47 PM

No, amos you are wrong. He is fat, a slob, and he owns plenty of Haliburton stock. He is Michael Moore, spokesman for the left and as phony as can be.

Anyone who posts a thousand times to his own thread probably should have his head examined. Just think how much more time you could spend on music if you weren't so obsessed with being so radically left winged.

Hi Peace. Shalom.


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: Peace
Date: 13 Nov 05 - 09:04 PM

Shalom, Martin.


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Subject: RE: BS: Michael Moore...a phony!!
From: pdq
Date: 13 Nov 05 - 09:47 PM

Aaah. Was that a Hallmark moment or what?


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