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Old 11-25-2009, 04:06 AM
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Default Re: Palin Ft Bragg Visit Opened To Media, With Restrictions

Originally Posted by saltwn View Post
Here's your quote:

"Army officials at Fort Bragg have relented somewhat and now say a small "pool" of journalists will be allowed to cover Sarah Palin's book-tour visit to the base on Monday. However, the journalists won't be permitted to interview Palin or her supporters who attend her book signing. "
And my original response still stands...

Originally Posted by cnredd
At first, they wanted to prohibit the 1st Amendament 100%, but now believe 50% is good enough...
Originally Posted by saltwn
Sounds to me like they weren't that keen on having reporters in the first place, and want to keep it to a minimum for control.
Which in light of recent events, they have every right to do.
They have every right to do it anyway since they are the military.
There's a difference between "having a right" to do something and having that something being "the right thing to do"...
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