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#38 Way to Exasperate a Liberal: Ask the Noisy Opposition Why They Aren’t Saying Anything

Watch the third minute of Senator Dianne Feinstein’s speech in a meeting of the Intelligence Committee on February 15 2011. Try to twist your mind around her justification of Patriot Act surveillance without probable cause:

I am always surprised at the opposition, because I would have thought somebody, if they had a problem, would have called me and said “Look, this is being done wrong. Please take a look at it.”

As a matter of fact, many people have spent the past ten years calling Senator Feinstein, telling her what is being done wrong under the Patriot Act and asking her to take a look at it. It’s ridiculous for Dianne Feinstein to suggest that nobody calls her up to complain.

I can’t decide whether Senator Feinstein is trying to confuse people on the subject of the Patriot Act or is herself confused. Think about it: how could Dianne Feinstein possibly be surprised and annoyed by the opposition to the Patriot Act when she never receives any complaints about the Patriot Act?

2 comments to #38 Way to Exasperate a Liberal: Ask the Noisy Opposition Why They Aren’t Saying Anything

  • Tom

    It just makes me mad – i can’t watch the ineptitude of these people anymore and i certainly don’t think they speak for “we the people.” This stuff is criminal and everyone involved (from Bush on down to all the Congressjerkoffs that voted us into the wars we can’t seem to extricate our country from to Obama and everyone continuing the folly) should be jailed.

  • Vote her out in California and vote in John Greer 2012

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