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Deep State Going down per Patrick Byrne

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  1. Great Asp

    Great Asp Well-Known Member Premium Member Established Member

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  2. CV355

    CV355 I make my own breakfast Established Member

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    "We are deeply saddened by Patrick Byrne's impending suicide. Bill and I extend our deepest condolences to his family. We heard that instead of flowers, Patrick would want donations to the Clinton Foundation made in his name" - Hillary Clinton
     
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    Wouldn't this be amazing. It would be interesting to see just how deep the rabbit hole goes. I wouldn't be shocked if ANY wealthy and/or politically connected person was involved in sex trafficking, heavy drug use, money laundering, tax evasion, etc.
     
  4. Klaus

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    Patrick Byrne is a capital "R" retard. I remember his idiocy back when short sellers were murdering his shitty company. He blathered on about the Illuminati and the sith lord being responsible (WTF this means), and lo and behold the short sellers were right and his company is a POS. I seem to recall him rolling out a crypto coin or ICO, as well. How he is not in jail for security law violations is beyond me.
     
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    Right...

    Been hearing how Trump will uncover the deep state for 2+ years now.

    Mostly silence outside of crackpot websites.
     
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    Just be glad you haven't found out, first hand, about the Sith Lord. Very glad....

    Conspiracy sells these days. Alaska Triangle is on the travel channel tonight.
     
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    I'll believe it when I see it
     
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  8. Great Asp

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    Good insight, I have never heard of this guy before, I guess we will find out if he is accurate or a blowhard :p

    Based on the reading I've done, Comey and other in the DOJ are dirty with regards to the FISA warrants. I hate the idea of people within the government, that are either in some sort of cabal, or in one party or the other party getting a walk. The rest of us get the book tossed at us for breaking the law.

    Lady Justice....come on baby!

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    We all know the super wealthy, politicians, "special interest groups," etc have tons of skeletons in their closets. They have the money and the pull to keep them there usually.
     
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    A wise man said, behind every great fortune there is usually a great crime.

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  11. Great Asp

    Great Asp Well-Known Member Premium Member Established Member

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    Thursday afternoon-evening we will get information on the Horowitz investigation.

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    and if they do come out they get nothing more than a slap on the wrist
     
  13. Great Asp

    Great Asp Well-Known Member Premium Member Established Member

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    I really hope you are wrong. I would hate to have to build a bunker.

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    Go figure, shareholders do not like it when the retard CEO says retarded shit


    Overstock Sell-Off Reaches 36% After CEO’s ‘Deep State’ Comment
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    Jeran Wittenstein
    August 14, 2019, 12:41 PM CDT
    Overstock.com Inc. shares fell for a third day Wednesday as investors reacted to statements by Chief Executive Officer Patrick Byrne that he was a part of federal investigations related to the 2016 election.

    The e-commerce company has lost a third of its value in the two days since releasing a statement by Byrne titled “Overstock.com CEO Comments on Deep State” and referring to federal investigators as “the Men in Black.” The stock fell another 23% on Wednesday, bringing its slide to 36% since Monday, the biggest two-day slump in more than 11 years.

    Byrne’s statement addressed stories published on a little-known news website and referenced investigations relating to the Clintons and Russian interference in the U.S. elections, political espionage and the rule of law.

    “I will speak no more on the subject,” Byrne wrote in the statement. “Instead, having lived in places lacking Rule of Law and having witnessed the consequences of its absence, I plan on sitting back and watching the United States Department of Justice re-establish Rule of Law in our country.”

    Star Trek character in announcing her promotion, and has signed communiques to holders with “your humble servant.” He likened Overstock’s cryptocurrency ambitions to Jonas Salk’s polio vaccine and joked on last week’s conference call about loaning office space to the SEC amid an investigation into the company’s tZero push, comments which briefly sent the shares tumbling.

    Read More: Overstock’s Byrne Has Blockchain Fever. The SEC Has Questions

    “What you have here is a highly controversial CEO and another example of something that’s controversial,” D.A. Davidson analyst Tom Forte said in an interview. He has a buy rating on the stock. “There are times like right now where that has a negative impact on the performance of the stock.”

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    Overstock had been riding high after investors cheered the company’s second-quarter earnings report on Thursday that revealed a narrower-than-expected loss on an adjusted Ebitda basis. The stock closed the week at the highest levels since October. Now, the two-day slide has erased more than a month of gains.

    “The frustrating part is that the legacy home e-commerce business has returned to positive cash flow,” said Forte, one of two Wall Street analysts covering the company. “The two assets -- e-commerce and blockchain -- are incredibly well positioned.”

    Representatives for Overstock didn’t respond to a voicemail message or e-mail seeking comment on Wednesday.
     
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    Yowser, looked at that stock on my Ameritrade account, what a pig. Day traders dream though.
     
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    Tragedy of Darth Plagueis the wise?
     
  17. Great Asp

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    Saw this today and LOL'd and thought of you (in a manly non-sexual way).

    I'm leaning towards "blow-hard"...LOL

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    Is it time to buy yet?
     
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    ? I have not looked into the business at all to see if it is below fair value, but quality management is important to me and Byrne is a grifter and a con man.
     

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