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Countryman2013

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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 10:19:17 AM

Benefits outweigh the liabilities of franking.
Visit Bretbart for full article
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DanMtz
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Message Posted: Aug 19, 2013 6:43:00 PM

Bad link. Too bad, I wanted to learn all about franking.
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PDQBlues
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Message Posted: Aug 19, 2013 4:51:56 PM


Distrust any article that misspells the subject for which they write about.
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vandamme
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Message Posted: Aug 19, 2013 1:15:49 PM

Franking is YET ANOTHER privilege of your Ruling Class.

Breathtaking = the fumes choke you
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majormarket
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Message Posted: Aug 19, 2013 9:24:19 AM

Ha ha ha! Not only did they get it wrong in the title but also in the first line of the article.

One letter does make a huge difference. :)
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LilRedWagonIN
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Message Posted: Aug 19, 2013 9:09:12 AM

I'd like free postage too! Franking privileges / fracking technology.
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qwerty17
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Message Posted: Aug 19, 2013 8:08:01 AM

franking @ bretbart.
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FPLREP
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Message Posted: Aug 19, 2013 6:41:33 AM

These franks are on a roll!
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EvergreenON
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Message Posted: Aug 19, 2013 6:22:04 AM

Propaganda paid by oil companies? They do not especially referring to pollution and death. Only money has a consideration.
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OHMS
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Message Posted: Aug 19, 2013 2:11:12 AM

I'd like to be perfectly Frank; but he has died.
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teafortwo
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Message Posted: Aug 19, 2013 1:41:49 AM


ROFL ...

The oil & gas industry propaganda offered on this site just keeps getting better and better.

Broken links, can't even spell the name of the propaganda site nor the process name?

Just what "talents" are required to be a shill for the oil & gas industry these days?

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SBlouch
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Message Posted: Aug 19, 2013 1:19:13 AM

Never heard of franking and I think the person who wrote the article is talking about fracking.
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granitestater
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Message Posted: Aug 19, 2013 12:25:58 AM

"Franking" is the policy of providing free postage to cetain privileged mailers.
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MrLefty0706
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 10:47:32 PM

I have never heard of franking!
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danindenver
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 9:29:01 PM

It's about fracking again:

Read the Full Article
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Flashcube
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 9:24:00 PM

I got a bad link too.... JUST from the title, this sounds like it does not consider the environment.
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jcotaxi
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 8:21:23 PM

What do you know about that?
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BurntOrange
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 7:01:38 PM

"Another article lost in CYBER SPACE"

No worries. Bretbart is not a news site.
Fox News looks downright liberal next to Bretbart.
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Ken2OD
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 6:33:07 PM

Another article lost in CYBER SPACE!
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doggod
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 5:45:11 PM

Franking? Isn't that like a postmark or something? I didn't no there was a dispute about the benefits or liabilities of postmarks.

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djwhit
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 4:50:15 PM

SO.......
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Gnusman53
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 4:49:19 PM

Frankly my dears... I don't give a damn -- about franking. Fracking up water supplies is another thing...
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DABEE1073
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 4:45:01 PM

Nothing there!!
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Sneakers55
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 4:13:03 PM

Maybe I will be more successful linking to the article.
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abacus44
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 4:06:21 PM

Bad link
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Sneakers55
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 4:04:37 PM

On Aug 18, 2013 1:02:14 PM, whitebear1883 wrote:

>Members of Congress not having to pay postage has environmental benefits?

Congress not paying postage has an advantage: it keeps the Postal Service trucks from rattling around empty.
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YumaFellow
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 4:04:13 PM

On the surface, this sounds like a propaganda piece, so maybe it is not so bad that the article is not available.
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kag2010
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 3:45:15 PM

can't read article ... link is bad??
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markcayer
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 3:43:56 PM

can't read article ... link is bad
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dutchmaster77
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 3:32:54 PM

really
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evowner
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 3:26:03 PM

Ruining the fresh water supply some of the time is worth it?
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dodsworth
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 2:59:58 PM

Tried to read it. Wouldn't link.
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velichita
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 2:37:11 PM

What a hell is this???
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JoeKR
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 2:36:06 PM

Would Frank really be Frack?
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nybearhunter
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 2:16:12 PM

BULL.
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335d1
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 2:04:00 PM

Who is Frank?
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whitebear1883
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 2:02:14 PM

Members of Congress not having to pay postage has environmental benefits?
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screwoilco
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 1:15:54 PM

you mean fracking? Bad link
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Jeff1944
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 1:02:13 PM

So courtryman2013 what is franking and why no story? This should be removed or improved.
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hmw10284
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 12:51:41 PM

404 - File or directory not found.
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PhilMils
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 12:51:16 PM

Hmmm. So this article with the poorly spelled headline and blurb here says the President actually supports fracking. That isn't what Fox tells us.
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highdesertman
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 12:16:58 PM

The website is actually Breitbart and the link to the article is

http://www.breitbart.com/Big-Government/2013/08/17/Report-Fracking-Brings-Breathtaking-Economic-Environmental-Benefits



[Edited by: highdesertman at 8/18/2013 12:23:50 PM EST]
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tarheelcoastie
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 11:22:26 AM

BROKEN LINK!
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humblepie
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 11:20:38 AM

frankly my dear, i dont give a damn...............
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Buckeyee
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 10:59:09 AM

More free benefits from your hard working congress person, sure !!
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PhilMils
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 10:39:25 AM

"Franking" is how your Congresscritter avoids paying postage to send you campaign literature disguised as a report on what (s)he is doing.
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ironbox_sara
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 10:36:32 AM

Franking?
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jimgraham
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 10:31:31 AM

franking

Do not mistake the liabilities of franking with the unknown liabilities of FRACKING.

Does anyone remember Love Canal??
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PhilMils
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 10:30:56 AM

"Franking"? This must be a joke posting.
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lesabreAZ
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 10:26:51 AM

Wish there was an article to read...
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Smartywife
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2013 10:25:46 AM

Looks like this link is not working.
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