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Rudy2011



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PostPosted: Tue Apr 11, 2017 8:38 am    Post subject: Capital Punishment Reply with quote

The Kool-Aid is strong with this one

http://www.espn.com/college-sports/story/_/id/19131827/maryland-president-wallace-loh-says-expect-death-penalty-north-carolina-tar-heels-athletics
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stevelee



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PostPosted: Tue Apr 11, 2017 10:14 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I always enjoy those passive voice "Mistakes were made" denials. I recall Alberto Gonzalez was particularly good at those.

"Mistakes" is the subject of the sentence, not any people. It's like "I (or we) didn't do anything wrong. The mistakes did it."
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