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Fri Sep 27, 2019, 12:07 AM

Don't "spies" by definition work for another nation?

A spy by any other name is a whistle blower

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Reply Don't "spies" by definition work for another nation? (Original post)
intrepidity Sep 2019 OP
elleng Sep 2019 #1
intrepidity Sep 2019 #4
RockRaven Sep 2019 #2
Buckeye_Democrat Sep 2019 #14
JI7 Sep 2019 #3
intrepidity Sep 2019 #5
JI7 Sep 2019 #7
intrepidity Sep 2019 #8
JI7 Sep 2019 #9
intrepidity Sep 2019 #10
JI7 Sep 2019 #11
NCLefty Sep 2019 #6
RainCaster Sep 2019 #12
Kaleva Sep 2019 #13

Response to intrepidity (Original post)

Fri Sep 27, 2019, 12:10 AM

1. No

'a person who secretly collects and reports information on the activities, movements, and plans of an enemy or competitor.'

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Response to elleng (Reply #1)

Fri Sep 27, 2019, 12:11 AM

4. Enemy or competitor

Of the United States is....?

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Response to intrepidity (Original post)

Fri Sep 27, 2019, 12:11 AM

2. Trump not never word no good.

Trump rarely uses words correctly.

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Response to RockRaven (Reply #2)

Fri Sep 27, 2019, 02:43 AM

14. LOL!!!!

It's funny because it's true, and even funnier because he believes that he speaks well.

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Response to intrepidity (Original post)

Fri Sep 27, 2019, 12:11 AM

3. not necessarily

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Response to JI7 (Reply #3)

Fri Sep 27, 2019, 12:13 AM

5. Example of a spy who didn't? nt

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Response to intrepidity (Reply #5)

Fri Sep 27, 2019, 12:19 AM

7. haven't they done things like go after sex trafficking , financial fraud

and other things like that ?

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Response to JI7 (Reply #7)

Fri Sep 27, 2019, 12:24 AM

8. Those sound like whistleblowers

Or do you you mean like undercover cops?

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Response to intrepidity (Reply #8)

Fri Sep 27, 2019, 12:29 AM

9. yes, people that go undercover to gather info

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Response to JI7 (Reply #9)

Fri Sep 27, 2019, 12:32 AM

10. Those are not the "spies" Trump referenced today

that "we used to know what to do with."

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Response to intrepidity (Reply #10)

Fri Sep 27, 2019, 12:34 AM

11. i was just talking in general. not about what Trump said

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Response to intrepidity (Original post)

Fri Sep 27, 2019, 12:19 AM

6. Trump is openly disregarding the Whistleblower Protection Act. He's mad.

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Response to intrepidity (Original post)

Fri Sep 27, 2019, 02:32 AM

12. You mean like DFT?

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Response to intrepidity (Original post)

Fri Sep 27, 2019, 02:39 AM

13. No. They are anyone who works clandestinely for a hostile entity. A rival corporation for example.

A friend of an ex-spouse reporting, unknown to you, to him or her on your activities during a custody fight would be another.

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