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    Being the political cynic I've become, I can't help but wonder what is in Senator Merkley past that might come out . . . . or what the dems are holding over his head to make him move forward with this.
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    Quote Posted by Satori (here)
    If the premise of the complaint is that there should be no vote before and investigation is conducted and all relevant evidence on these charges are heard, and if that relevant evidence is her testimony, then her testifying takes away the premise of the complaint and the possible basis for a TRO and/or an injunction.

    If the status quo had been or is that she had not testified before the vote, then maybe a TRO was possible. But if she does testify, even without an investigation, then the status quo is that she already testified. In that case, even if the status quo remains that there has still been no vote, I doubt very much that a fair and impartial federal judge will grant a TRO to stop the vote.

    Typically before one goes to the USCS one has to go through the lower courts. That starts in the US District Court before an Article III judge and then moves to a US court of appeals. However there is a mechanism to by pass the court of appeals and try to get immediate review in the USSC.

    My guess is, no TRO, and no injunction to stop the vote. At the end of the day, even if this does go to a higher court, including the USSC, that will be the result.
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    I still have not thoroughly read and analyzed the complaint., nor am I certain that it has in fact been filed.

    But, going over it again one more time it does not appear that Dr. Ford's testifying, or not, is the linchpin of the the complaint. By that I mean, although she is mentioned, the complaint focuses on obtaining documents relative to the nominee that have allegedly been withheld on the grounds of some privilege, such as executive privilege.

    Dr. Ford's testifying would not moot out that aspect, or any other aspect, of the complaint. But, that does not mean that there is merit to the complaint sufficient to warrant postponing the vote.

    Also, since the nominee is a judge in the DC Circuit Court of Appeals, it is likely that if this complaint was filed and if higher review is sought, all the judges on that circuit court will recuse themselves, that is, abstain from hearing the case, and the case if appealed will get to the USSC by a more direct route.

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    If anyone wants to know, The Alex Jones Show is going commercial free in the next hour while they go live to see Kavanaugh speak etc.



    There's a video frame of it live on the front page of https://www.infowars.com/


    LIVE NOW ! He's sounding pretty good so far.


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    ... and the case if appealed will get to the USSC by a more direct route.
    So does that mean that one potential outcome that I conjectured above - that a DC court ruling unfavorable to Kavanaugh's confirmation would be upheld by way of a 4-4 tie vote on the US Supreme Court - is still one (of the many) possible outcomes ?

    I'm still anticipating that whatever is the path of maximum chaos and controversy possible, will be the path taken.

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    Quote Posted by Satori (here)
    But, going over it again one more time it does not appear that Dr. Ford's testifying, or not, is the linchpin of the the complaint. By that I mean, although she is mentioned, the complaint focuses on obtaining documents relative to the nominee that have allegedly been withheld on the grounds of some privilege, such as executive privilege.
    Yes - a fact that I found particularly annoying, as I posted above in Post #4815.

    Ask for something that (1) you can't have and (2) that's not relevant to your current task anyway, and then (3) complain to high heaven and (perhaps ultimately) the Supreme Court when you can't get it.

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    Clearly the AI bots are already in control, and are (quite successfully it seems) already defeating us humans by inflicting maximum chaos and controversy on our feeble human endeavors.
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    I'm really starting to wonder if there is some kind of embedded trigger language put in during the school years that can be activated by CNN etc.


    A really scientific program.


    They are escalating all the maddness as if it IS the trigger to activate the people they want activated.
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    ... and the case if appealed will get to the USSC by a more direct route.
    So does that mean that one potential outcome that I conjectured above - that a DC court ruling unfavorable to Kavanaugh's confirmation would be upheld by way of a 4-4 tie vote on the US Supreme Court - is still one (of the many) possible outcomes ?

    I'm still anticipating that whatever is the path of maximum chaos and controversy possible, will be the path taken.

    A 4/4 tie in the USSC is a probability regardless of how the case gets there (assuming it gets there) and regardless of whether the DC Circuit judges decided against or for the vote on Kavanaugh's confirmation, or whether by some procedure the case goes directly to the USSC and not to the DC Circuit Court first.

    In some situations the USSC can have original jurisdiction on appeal without the case first having gone to an intermediate appellate court. I'm not positive that this case (assuming it was filed) presents such a situation, but it may given the Constitutional issues raised and the exigent circumstances urged in the complaint.

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    Adult language, but good lyrics.


    Quote "I Like Trump" - An0maly (produced by: Morgoth Beatz & Kinfolk Jon) Lyrics:
    I like Trump I don稚 really give a ****
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    Ya値l just follow like some sheep, do what they want
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    I be blunt & real I do what I feel
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    Beat the system while the matrix numbers peel
    People hate but I just make another deal
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    Then they tell you they gon raise the Taxes, help you out with everything you give them (yea)
    Yet, the homeless getting bigger (yea)
    Sell some weapons out in Yemen (yea)
    I ain稚 getting into all the specifics
    But you best believe I ain稚 trippin,
    Listen All these rappers complain about taxes
    But don稚 realize who tax 粗m
    Under control of the mind, got the culture hijacked & the people moving backwards
    Kanye be trying to tell you the truth
    But the critics still slashed him
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    All ya値l suck
    I知 too real to play it safe, you fake & front
    I知 the plug
    Ya値l just follow like some sheep, do what they want
    I don稚 jump, I知 just saying how I feel like Donald Trump,
    I like Trump (x2)

    I be blunt & real I do what I feel
    Smoke a blunt & chill Make a hundred mil
    Beat the system while the matrix numbers peel
    People hate but I just make another deal (x2)

    Yeah, All these nice politician lie (yea)
    Steal your money stack it like to Dubai (yea)
    Got you in your feelings to the ceiling
    But dealing with the villains & the killings to the side (yea)
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    Quote Posted by TargeT (here)
    Adult language, but good lyrics.
    I don't really care for rap (imo created just to keep black Americans in the gutter), but I like his attitude.

    Kanye's new album is pretty innovative too. A lot of it is closer to old school R&B or something straddling genres, and not really even rap.

    Example:

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