"Yes, I do look for a certain order to things. If you make a claim based on evidence, I would like to see the evidence. Nearly a decade of claiming, while providing no support, is what I am reacting to. There is no "pass" for being black, a…"
"(I mistakenly filed this a few paragraphs too early.) Picking up where I left off:
If I correctly understand your central point, how can you justify your counsel that I should soft-pedal the criticism I gave? How does feeding delusion and rewarding…"
"(Hopefully this falls in place after Bisola Marignay's request for a response to the ending request.) If you "flip" through the prior posts, you will see that I originally acknowledged that I, too, had wanted it to be true. The reason…"
"Let’s explore this.
Die-hard posters can not specify what elements were in Sofia Stewart's original piece, yet they are certain that those elements were used to an extent that gave the lawsuit legal standing. (How much do you want to bet…"
"OMG! Protection of some white folks is more important to lawyers than their healthy percentage of a "billion-dollar settlement" using forgered (sic) documents! Lawyers foregoing a fat paycheck!
Again: what is the source of this…"
"I think you mean 'even though her claim has not been found to be LEGALLY valid,' which is the kind of VALIDation that she was seeking.
Have you read other sites' comments sections on this matter? Someone's post somewhere made…"
"Thanks for the link to your article. I was surprised to have received the story from a friend of mine who is "in the news business," but is not himself a reporter.
I figured SOMEbody had jumped (back) on this story once it jumped back…"
"Please explain what you saw when you read carefully. The article does not say anything about an appeals process that is ongoing. At you can see the history of this rumor as well as the fact that in November of 2009 "some web-based news sites…"
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