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    Re: Trump Pick Monica Crowley Plagiarized Parts of Her Ph.D. Dissertation

    Quote Originally Posted by CMPancake View Post
    And this makes intelectualI dishonesty okay because...
    I did not say that, I was hinting that it does not disqualify her. With all the lying and cheating that goes on in that town I am not going to care much that a communications person has done some. Trump Trusts her, that is good enough for me.
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    Re: Trump Pick Monica Crowley Plagiarized Parts of Her Ph.D. Dissertation

    Quote Originally Posted by Hawkeye10 View Post
    I did not say that, I was hinting that it does not disqualify her. With all the lying and cheating that goes on in that town I am not going to care much that a communications person has done some. Trump Trusts her, that is good enough for me.
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    Re: Trump Pick Monica Crowley Plagiarized Parts of Her Ph.D. Dissertation

    Quote Originally Posted by danarhea View Post
    Jeez!! But I guess it's better than getting your degree from a diploma mill? Or is it. At least, when you got it from a diploma mill, you just sent them the money and got your degree, and you didn't end up stealing other peoples' intellectual property.

    Monica Crowley Plagiarized Parts of Her Ph.D. Dissertation - POLITICO Magazine
    Joe Biden did the same thing.

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    Re: Trump Pick Monica Crowley Plagiarized Parts of Her Ph.D. Dissertation

    As someone who worked damned long and hard to write a Master's thesis--with everything that was not completely my own thoughts carefully noted and attributed--I will never defend any plagiarist. I don't know this woman, but assuming the report is accurate, it makes me disrespect her personally. Then again, I think it is possible for a person who has done something like this to be useful to a President, particularly in a job that can be done well without great intellectual integrity. After all, Mr. Trump is not asking her to write a Ph.D. thesis.
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    Re: Trump Pick Monica Crowley Plagiarized Parts of Her Ph.D. Dissertation

    Quote Originally Posted by Grim17 View Post
    Joe Biden did the same thing.
    When Joe Biden (the left) does it, it's funny good ol' Joe with his goofy mannerisms and outbursts.

    When anyone associated with Donald Trump does anything that can be somewhat conceived as remotely negative, they are Satan incarnate and should be burned at the stake for high treason.

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    Re: Trump Pick Monica Crowley Plagiarized Parts of Her Ph.D. Dissertation

    Quote Originally Posted by Grim17 View Post
    Joe Biden did the same thing.
    Well, no, he didn't. Biden allegedly borrowed some of a British politician's speech in another political speech; Crowley allegedly committed academic fraud.

    Biden had also properly sourced the Kinnock speech on prior occasions; he just didn't at the debate and a speech to the NEA. Crowley allegedly committed academic fraud.
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    Re: Trump Pick Monica Crowley Plagiarized Parts of Her Ph.D. Dissertation

    Quote Originally Posted by Hawkeye10 View Post
    You think Rebellion members care a bunch that the Genius Certification Paperwork had some cheating going on?

    The university has long been BROKE.

    Now it is a JOKE

    CHILL
    This is what scares me the most about Trump supporters. You attack the very concept of education. Scientists, teachers and subject matter experts are always in on a conspiracy to push liberal ideals. Anti-intellectualism abounds and feelings are just as valid as facts.

    Quote Originally Posted by Hawkeye10 View Post
    Trump Trusts her, that is good enough for me.
    Further cause for concern, you've gone so far as to delegate all of your thinking to a third party. If you adore someone who lies every time he opens his mouth, it's not surprising you don't care when others lie either.

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    Re: Trump Pick Monica Crowley Plagiarized Parts of Her Ph.D. Dissertation

    Quote Originally Posted by RabidAlpaca View Post
    This is what scares me the most about Trump supporters. You attack the very concept of education. Scientists, teachers and subject matter experts are always in on a conspiracy to push liberal ideals. Anti-intellectualism abounds and feelings are just as valid as facts.



    Further cause for concern, you've gone so far as to delegate all of your thinking to a third party. If you adore someone who lies every time he opens his mouth, it's not surprising you don't care when others lie either.
    Its not the the concept of education that is attacked, it is the concept of what your side, the left, has made out of the concept. Its no longer about learning, true science, critical, independent thought and reasoning... to your side it is all about falling in line, being with the in crowd of feigned "consensus". Science is not based on voting in a politically correct manner, its based on continuous systematic observation, measurement, reasonable conjecture and experiment...this the formulation, testing and modification of hypotheses.

    Sorry, but...

    It is YOUR side that has its validity based on feelings, not ours.

    Just a question, brought up by others also knowledgable about the truth here, are you talking about Joe Biden in that last "every time he opens his mouth" statement? I mean, you do admit she is a she and he is a he, and that genders are fairly settled...well, except to your side and its "science"...
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    Re: Trump Pick Monica Crowley Plagiarized Parts of Her Ph.D. Dissertation

    Quote Originally Posted by Grim17 View Post
    Joe Biden did the same thing.
    Ted Kennedy was expelled from Harvard for paying a classmate to take an exam for him. Lots of people do really really stupid things sometimes. I have no clue why they believe they won't get caught.
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    Re: Trump Pick Monica Crowley Plagiarized Parts of Her Ph.D. Dissertation

    Quote Originally Posted by danarhea View Post
    Jeez!! But I guess it's better than getting your degree from a diploma mill? Or is it. At least, when you got it from a diploma mill, you just sent them the money and got your degree, and you didn't end up stealing other peoples' intellectual property.

    Monica Crowley Plagiarized Parts of Her Ph.D. Dissertation - POLITICO Magazine
    I usually like her, but this is damning. I think she needs to remove herself from consideration for the job. Sorry.
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