Breaking! Clapper Does An About Face--"It's Possible Trump's Voice Was Picked Up In Manafort Wiretap

Discussion in 'Politics' started by Steve_McGarrett, Sep 20, 2017.

  1. radical right
    Offline

    radical right Gold Member

    Joined:
    Feb 26, 2017
    Messages:
    6,128
    Thanks Received:
    811
    Trophy Points:
    210
    Ratings:
    +3,164
    Wrong. Just think about it. Osama BinLaden is calling Mohammad Atta, we're listening in, but Atta's american roommate picks up the phone.

    We hang up.

    A minute later he puts Atta on the phone with BinLaden.
     
  2. Peach
    Offline

    Peach Gold Member

    Joined:
    Jan 10, 2009
    Messages:
    20,657
    Thanks Received:
    2,653
    Trophy Points:
    245
    Ratings:
    +4,219
    If not, the Judge can refuse to admit the evidence.
     
  3. ABikerSailor
    Offline

    ABikerSailor Platinum Member

    Joined:
    Aug 26, 2008
    Messages:
    36,499
    Thanks Received:
    5,916
    Trophy Points:
    1,140
    Location:
    Amarillo TX
    Ratings:
    +12,650
    You just described the technique that the Mafia used to use. It was highlighted in the movie "Goodfellas", which was based on a true story.

    They would have their wives call each other, and because the wives were not on the warrant, the FBI had to hang up after a min. or so, so when the women heard the FBI disconnect the guys would get on the line for a quick conversation about where to meet.
     
  4. radical right
    Offline

    radical right Gold Member

    Joined:
    Feb 26, 2017
    Messages:
    6,128
    Thanks Received:
    811
    Trophy Points:
    210
    Ratings:
    +3,164
    The NSA saw the movie, as did the FISA court. The court ruled that they can continue recording, even knowing they are recording an american citizen, and retain the recording for 7 years.
     
  5. JimBowie1958
    Offline

    JimBowie1958 Old Fogey

    Joined:
    Sep 25, 2011
    Messages:
    48,320
    Thanks Received:
    7,353
    Trophy Points:
    1,870
    Location:
    Fredericksburg, VA
    Ratings:
    +32,094
    Trump did not invent indirect surveillance
     
  6. Fort Fun Indiana
    Online

    Fort Fun Indiana Silver Member

    Joined:
    Mar 10, 2017
    Messages:
    5,101
    Thanks Received:
    435
    Trophy Points:
    95
    Ratings:
    +2,415
    And the FISA court did not invent the concept of co-conspirators.
     
  7. Care4all
    Offline

    Care4all Warrior Princess Supporting Member

    Joined:
    Mar 24, 2007
    Messages:
    38,879
    Thanks Received:
    8,292
    Trophy Points:
    1,370
    Location:
    Maine
    Ratings:
    +16,273
    That's what masking does....it hides the identities of Americans not being surveilled, unless they were conspiring or the unmasking is necessary to understand the intel gathered....
     
  8. Spare_change
    Online

    Spare_change Gold Member

    Joined:
    Jun 27, 2011
    Messages:
    8,107
    Thanks Received:
    1,214
    Trophy Points:
    280
    Ratings:
    +5,682
    One asks questions - the other provides answers.

    To reject their questions is to reject their bias.

    To reject their answers without review or rebuttal is missing a learning opportunity.
     
  9. asaratis
    Offline

    asaratis Uppity Senior Citizen Gold Supporting Member Supporting Member

    Joined:
    Jun 20, 2009
    Messages:
    12,665
    Thanks Received:
    2,756
    Trophy Points:
    260
    Location:
    Stockbridge
    Ratings:
    +5,098
    Actually, you're only basking in your delusions of adequacy. You really suck at logical debate.
     
  10. charwin95
    Offline

    charwin95 Gold Member

    Joined:
    Mar 18, 2015
    Messages:
    10,824
    Thanks Received:
    1,174
    Trophy Points:
    255
    Location:
    Palm S.Ca/Key Byscayne,Fl
    Ratings:
    +3,656
    You are very funny....... Sorry come up with something more credible than Return of Kings a real fake news.
    You are not a rookie. You should know better posting these kind of nonsense.
     

Share This Page