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BuzzFeed reporter alleges Rahm
Emanuel physically assaulted him

Daily Caller, by Jeff Poor

Original Article

Posted By:CarrotFarmer87, 1/18/2013 8:28:24 AM

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is known for his hard-charging persona when it comes to getting what he wants politically. But Buzzfeed’s Michael Hastings is now alleging that the former White House chief of staff “crossed the line” by physically assaulting him during an interview. On Thursday’s broadcast of Cenk Uygur’s “The Young Turks” on Current TV, Hastings played an audio recording of a verbal exchange he had with Emanuel that came on the heels of his 2010 Rolling Stone article “The Runway General,” which resulted in the termination of then- Gen. Stanley McChrystal

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Aside from this reporter being a little bit of a wuss, "Dead fish" Rahm-bo Emanuel´s tactics show he watched too many mob movies in his youth!

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: The Architect, 1/18/2013 8:42:59 AM     (No. 9123851)

So basically Hastings is admitting to being beaten up by a failed ballarina.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: JAN, 1/18/2013 8:56:54 AM     (No. 9123894)

Clearly Rahm must never be allowed to own a firearm.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: skedaddle, 1/18/2013 8:58:43 AM     (No. 9123902)

I bet even a girl could have loosened Rahm´s grip real quick and to heck with the bodyguards who should have been doing a better job of keeping some physical distance between Rahm and others. I think Hastings is upset because he replays that exchange in his head and knows he didn´t stand up for himself. You can´t feel like an adult if you let a little brat grab you and bully you.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: pineledger, 1/18/2013 9:02:38 AM     (No. 9123916)

Rahm fights dirty. Don´t be so quick to assume he´s a wuss.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Cat Ballou, 1/18/2013 9:26:54 AM     (No. 9123990)

So prefer charges against Rahm for assault, otherwise it´s just talk.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: killerbee, 1/18/2013 9:58:23 AM     (No. 9124091)

Hard to know whom to root for in the fight like this. Maybe they can just do damage to each other and leave the rest of us alone.

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