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(Times Union)   New York legislature: With Cuomo gone we were totally going to usher in a new era of government honesty, we really were, but it turns out we like corruption a lot   (timesunion.com) divider line
    More: Obvious, preferential testing scheme, Supermarket workers, welcome change, chums of Mr. Cuomo, Times Union's Brendan Lyons reports, preferential testing, waste of precious state resources, gubernatorial brother Chris Cuomo  
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2021-10-27 9:55:37 AM  
9 votes:
FTFA: "In fairness, some preferential testing may have been justifiable for officials crucial to keeping government functioning during the onrushing crisis."

Yeah, I can't criticize the leaders of the executive, legislative or judiciary branches for needing access to COVID tests. It's their job to manage the crisis response so it makes sense for them to have that. There's lots of reasons to criticize things as 'corrupt.' This is not one of them.
 
2021-10-27 8:17:31 PM  
9 votes:

Somacandra: FTFA: "In fairness, some preferential testing may have been justifiable for officials crucial to keeping government functioning during the onrushing crisis."

Yeah, I can't criticize the leaders of the executive, legislative or judiciary branches for needing access to COVID tests. It's their job to manage the crisis response so it makes sense for them to have that. There's lots of reasons to criticize things as 'corrupt.' This is not one of them.


What part of the the executive, legislative, or judiciary cant do the job on zoom, besides regulation?  Do the executives drive garbage trucks?  Do the unload container ships on the dock?  Do they repair the fiber when some douchebag decides to dig?

The government is not a front line worker class.  They could have done all their work on zoom.
 
2021-10-27 8:19:14 PM  
6 votes:
I've noticed the Fark Pol headlines have been getting significantly more "Fair" and "Balanced" these past couple of weeks.

New admin?
 
2021-10-27 8:24:57 PM  
4 votes:

here to help: I've noticed the Fark Pol headlines have been getting significantly more "Fair" and "Balanced" these past couple of weeks.

New admin?


Sorry that a David Duke-type conservaDem can't be making sure all of the headlines portray the Democrats in a positive light regardless of their corruption or inability to govern.
 
2021-10-27 8:34:51 PM  
4 votes:

here to help: misanthropicsob: here to help: Lookit... I hate politicians as much as the next asshole but sh*t tends to get f*cky when they start dropping like flies.

Evidence not in comments.

If you want to start trolling me know what you are signing up for.

*cracks trolling knuckles*


I'm pointing out you don't hate politicians as much as you are claiming.
 
2021-10-27 9:47:18 PM  
4 votes:

here to help: I've noticed the Fark Pol headlines have been getting significantly more "Fair" and "Balanced" these past couple of weeks.

New admin?


MOMMY MY ECHO CHAMBER AINT ECHOIN'
 
2021-10-27 8:23:34 PM  
3 votes:
Our politicians sell us out so f-ing cheaply
 
2021-10-27 8:27:00 PM  
3 votes:

misanthropicsob: here to help: I've noticed the Fark Pol headlines have been getting significantly more "Fair" and "Balanced" these past couple of weeks.

New admin?

Sorry that a David Duke-type conservaDem can't be making sure all of the headlines portray the Democrats in a positive light regardless of their corruption or inability to govern.


Sorry. I probably shouldn't have compared David Duke-type ConservaDems to David Duke, but my point is clear: BlueMAGA (aka Conservative Democrats who demand unflinching devotion to the Semocratic Party) is currently failing America and the headlines have changed to reflect that reality.
 
2021-10-27 8:31:36 PM  
3 votes:

AmbassadorBooze: here to help: I've noticed the Fark Pol headlines have been getting significantly more "Fair" and "Balanced" these past couple of weeks.

New admin?

Power is the most important thing in the universe.  "lets go brandon" hit 1, 2, 3, and 8 on the i-tunes top 100.  Bumping Adel (The Adel) to number 4.  The power is changing, therefore those who follow power will change.  It is the nature of nature.  Don't fight power, follow power.  Maybe your progeny will survive.  Fighting power will be a gamble against the odds.

When the power changes the other way, things will follow.  Like fark.  like companies traded on the stock exchange. Only people who don't care about success don't follow power.


Uh huh, pass that spliff over.
 
2021-10-27 8:32:17 PM  
3 votes:

here to help: Lookit... I hate politicians as much as the next asshole but sh*t tends to get f*cky when they start dropping like flies.


Evidence not in comments.
 
2021-10-27 8:33:25 PM  
3 votes:

here to help: misanthropicsob: Sorry. I probably shouldn't have compared David Duke-type ConservaDems to David Duke, but my point is clear: BlueMAGA (aka Conservative Democrats who demand unflinching devotion to the Semocratic Party) is currently failing America and the headlines have changed to reflect that reality.

Dood... you are useless to the cause of progress.


Sorry. What was that? I couldn't hear you over the sound of you making excuses for the Democratic Party.
 
2021-10-27 8:37:08 PM  
3 votes:

misanthropicsob: Sorry. What was that? I couldn't hear you over the sound of you making excuses for the Democratic Party.


I hate those f*ckers too but your bullsh*t is all about weakening them and letting the fascists get away with their full take over.

You are either a Trumper, an FUD troll or a left wing boogaloo idiot.

Whichever it is... f*ck off.
 
2021-10-27 9:44:42 PM  
3 votes:
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2021-10-27 8:38:01 PM  
2 votes:

here to help: misanthropicsob: Sorry. What was that? I couldn't hear you over the sound of you making excuses for the Democratic Party.

I hate those f*ckers too


Evidence not in comments.
 
2021-10-27 8:48:36 PM  
2 votes:

misanthropicsob: Evidence not in comments.


Yanno... I don't think I've ever seen you attack anyone other than Democrats.

Curious that.

You are like the ultimate BSAB guy... except you pretend to be all lefty and righteous about it.

Sooo much helping!
 
2021-10-27 8:55:40 PM  
2 votes:

Somacandra: FTFA: "In fairness, some preferential testing may have been justifiable for officials crucial to keeping government functioning during the onrushing crisis."

Yeah, I can't criticize the leaders of the executive, legislative or judiciary branches for needing access to COVID tests. It's their job to manage the crisis response so it makes sense for them to have that. There's lots of reasons to criticize things as 'corrupt.' This is not one of them.


What about Cuomo's brother?
 
2021-10-27 8:56:45 PM  
1 vote:

here to help: misanthropicsob: Evidence not in comments.

Yanno... I don't think I've ever seen you attack anyone other than Democrats.

Curious that.

You are like the ultimate BSAB guy... except you pretend to be all lefty and righteous about it.

Sooo much helping!


Not to be facetious but...isn't that your job?

/ I KEEEEED
 
2021-10-28 12:53:39 AM  
1 vote:
The politicizing of elderly nursing home deaths during early COVID demonstrates how in denial people about end of life.
 
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