GOPer wants FBI probe of Rupert Murdoch

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    GOPer wants FBI probe of Rupert Murdoch - Seung Min Kim - POLITICO.com

    If it turns out that even one victim got their voicemail hacked, I can't see things ending well for Murdoch on this side of the atlantic.
     
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    What was done is wrong on so many levels its not even remotely funny if proven true an example needs to be made.
     
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    why is his being a goper of special note?
     
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    Because if it were a Dem, you guys would be bawling about how the liberals just want to destroy FOXNews.
     
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    Probably because the Murdoch owned Fox is a propaganda arm for the GnOP.
     
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    Because people from both parties are calling for an investigation, as they should. This shouldn't be a partisan issue.
     
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    I never said it should be and, that still doesn't really answer my question; why the need to note "goper"...?:eusa_eh:
     
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    Ask Politico. I didn't write the article or make up the title.
     
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    so? do you have an opinion on that?
     
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    Lord Acton's words ring true once more: "Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely. Great men are almost always bad men."

    Earlier William Pitt pointed out, ""Unlimited power is apt to corrupt the minds of those who possess it"

    It's time for the Murdoch empire to be divested as too much influence and power invested in one man is the bane of a republic. Murdoch has too much power and influence for one person; those who oppose autocrats must recognize the truth authored by Acton and Pitt.
     

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