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Rep. Ney pleads guilty

  1. Sep 15, 2006 #1
    (Reuters)

    And there you have it!
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Sep 15, 2006 #2
    (Tom D., Bill J., take a hint.)
     
  4. Sep 15, 2006 #3
    And here's my PF post about good ol' Bob from waaaayyyy back in January:

    https://www.physicsforums.com/archive/index.php/t-106909.html

    And, what do you know? My hat was right! :biggrin:

    "...false allegations made against me have become a distraction to the important work..."

    gotta love that optimism!
     
    Last edited: Sep 15, 2006
  5. Sep 16, 2006 #4
    This one's next:

    http://www.nytimes.com/2006/09/16/washington/16jefferson.html?_r=1&ref=us&oref=slogin

    "Honorable explanation" - that means he puts on airs and goes "I admit I did bad things. They were wrong. I feel sorrow for the American people." Of course you have to be more eloquent and honor-filled than that; Mr. Jefferson, may I recommend the Bob Ney statement referenced in the above NYT article? Or perhaps you would prefer the more pathos-heavy Randy Cunningham episode from last spring?
     
  6. Sep 16, 2006 #5
    Back to Bob Ney.

    Guide for corrupt congressmen: when you get caught, how to excuse your actions.

    Ney makes excuses.
    Ney excuses his excuses.



    Ironic he thinks up alcoholism. Look what this United States Congressman accepted bribes for:

    http://www.nytimes.com/2006/09/16/us/16ney.html?ref=us
     
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