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Shinseki resigning pool
« on: May 29, 2014, 10:50:52 AM »
I am betting by Friday night....May 30th...

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Re: Shinseki resigning pool
« Reply #1 on: May 29, 2014, 10:55:45 AM »
wow you think obie will make him fall on his dagger?  Toss him under the bus? 


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Re: Shinseki resigning pool
« Reply #2 on: May 29, 2014, 10:56:57 AM »
I am betting by Friday night....May 30th...

Today! Just before 5 PM Washington time! Takes everything else off the headlines!
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Re: Shinseki resigning pool
« Reply #3 on: May 29, 2014, 10:59:45 AM »
wow you think obie will make him fall on his dagger?  Toss him under the bus?

 under the bus888....obama is good at throwing people under the bus....

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Re: Shinseki resigning pool
« Reply #4 on: May 29, 2014, 11:11:48 AM »
I am betting by Friday night....May 30th...

If so it will be after 5 when the major news casts and commentators are already off the air for the week.  They will let it perk until Monday, at which time Jay Carney will call the whole thing "old news" and announce that the President has taken definitive action and fixed the problem at VA.

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Re: Shinseki resigning pool
« Reply #5 on: May 29, 2014, 11:39:22 AM »
Why  on a Friday news dump? I would think they would want it in the news that obie fixed the VA problem by having him resign.


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Re: Shinseki resigning pool
« Reply #6 on: May 29, 2014, 08:20:17 PM »
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Re: Shinseki resigning pool
« Reply #7 on: May 29, 2014, 08:28:03 PM »
Why  on a Friday news dump? I would think they would want it in the news that obie fixed the VA problem by having him resign.

Because if they dump him late on Friday, they can declare the entire mess "old news, and heap praise on Obama for acting decisively and fixing the problems at VA once and for all.

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Re: Shinseki resigning pool
« Reply #8 on: May 29, 2014, 08:35:02 PM »
I agree on a Friday news dump firing, but I think next week - the 6th. D-day anniversary, so even less interest in the news dump than usual.
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Re: Shinseki resigning pool
« Reply #9 on: May 29, 2014, 08:53:45 PM »
I'm in on Friday at the end of the day as well.

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Re: Shinseki resigning pool
« Reply #10 on: May 30, 2014, 09:39:34 AM »
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Shinseki to be canned today. 1) it's Friday - the Clinton trick. 2) Dems are turning. 3) Even Chris Matthews has lost the thrill up his leg.

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Re: Shinseki resigning pool
« Reply #11 on: May 30, 2014, 10:49:42 AM »
Because if they dump him late on Friday, they can declare the entire mess "old news, and heap praise on Obama for acting decisively and fixing the problems at VA once and for all.

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Re: Shinseki resigning pool
« Reply #12 on: May 30, 2014, 10:53:56 AM »
not a very sporting pool if everyone's choosing the same day!

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Re: Shinseki resigning pool
« Reply #13 on: May 30, 2014, 10:57:44 AM »
not a very sporting pool if everyone's choosing the same day!

I chose yesterday so I've already missed the boat!

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Re: Shinseki resigning pool
« Reply #14 on: May 30, 2014, 11:07:58 AM »
I'll say we will know in about 9 minutes.......


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Re: Shinseki resigning pool
« Reply #15 on: May 30, 2014, 11:34:55 AM »
I said before 5 pm yesterday and many said after 5 pm today. Happened before noon today so who wins the pool? LOL!
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Re: Shinseki resigning pool
« Reply #16 on: May 30, 2014, 04:46:30 PM »
Not only on a Friday, but in addition to Shinseki, they threw Jay Carney into the mix too. Now everyone's blabbering so much about Carney they aren't even paying attention to Shinseki.

As I said before... scapegoat.
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Re: Shinseki resigning pool
« Reply #17 on: May 30, 2014, 05:20:01 PM »
I said before 5 pm yesterday and many said after 5 pm today. Happened before noon today so who wins the pool? LOL!


Looks like you're the big winner...most have the day right but the time wrong....lol




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Re: Shinseki resigning pool
« Reply #18 on: May 30, 2014, 06:00:06 PM »
Looks like you're the big winner...most have the day right but the time wrong....lol




That and five bucks will get you a latte at Starbucks......

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Re: Shinseki resigning pool
« Reply #19 on: May 30, 2014, 06:03:10 PM »
That and five bucks will get you a latte at Starbucks......

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Re: Shinseki resigning pool
« Reply #20 on: May 30, 2014, 08:04:27 PM »
That and five bucks will get you a latte at Starbucks......

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