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Defiant Illinois Governor Names Pick for Obama Seat

• NY Times
Defying Senate leaders in Washington and a galaxy of political leaders here, Gov. Rod R. Blagojevich of Illinois announced Tuesday that he would fill the Senate seat of President-elect Barack Obama, which he has been accused of trying to sell.

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Isn't this a standard response from the privileged class? Everybody else is getting away with it, why shouldn't he?

He doesn't get thrown off the bus, he doesn't have to give up his seat on it, he knows it. He's a God, untouchable, above the laws of us mere mortals.