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Rod Rosenstein, cult hero
Powerline, by Paul Mirengoff

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Posted By:StormCnter, 6/14/2018 2:30:10 PM

More than any federal agency or department I’ve worked for, with, or against, the Justice Department resembles a cult. Its employees think they are special. They feel intense hostility towards the Department’s adversaries. They are fiercely loyal to the Department and compulsively committed to its ways of doing things. Outsiders are viewed with condescension and suspicion, if not contempt. Obviously, many DOJ employees do not buy fully into the cult, but many do. Those who rise to the top tend to embrace it the most. This brings us to Rod Rosenstein, a career DOJ attorney who joined the department in 1990.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Highvoltage, 6/14/2018 2:52:26 PM     (No. 11663734)

This "cult" of DOJ and especially Rosenstein has destroyed it´s reputation. Now how about the American people Rosenstein has stiffed by not responding to subpoenas from Congress? Congress represents us! He is no more than a bully and possibly crook. The only way to save DOJ is to fire him now, not later.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: sorosisbehindit, 6/14/2018 3:37:32 PM     (No. 11663781)

When your loyalty to the DOJ or FBI or White House or any government agency exceeds your loyalty to the American people, your "cult" loyalty has ventured into tyranny and if you are a cult "hero" you have become the enemy of the people.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: thethirdruffian, 6/14/2018 3:48:50 PM     (No. 11663785)

I had a friend who was in the DOJ.

He referred to the AG as "summer help".

He was a good guy, but the mentality that they answer to no one but themselves is high.

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