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‘Fell into My Arms’
National Review, by Eliana Johnson

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Posted By:PageTurner, 9/13/2013 2:10:48 AM

In paid speeches and high-profile public appearances, Newark mayor and New Jersey senatorial candidate Cory Booker has often invoked the name of Wazn Miller, the 19-year-old gunned down between a set of housing projects in Newark nine years ago. I got interested in the 2004 case after reporting on “T-Bone,” the Newark drug pusher and alleged Booker friend whom the mayor often mentioned on the stump; but Booker had told Rutgers University professor Clement Price that T-Bone was, in reality, a composite character. It wasn’t the bare outlines of Booker’s account of the shooting’s aftermath that piqued my curiosity — that

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What a phony.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 9/13/2013 2:44:06 AM     (No. 9518780)

Does Booker´s composite friend know Obama´s composite girlfriend?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: globalwarmer, 9/13/2013 4:25:51 AM     (No. 9518793)

If reality doesn´t match your narrative, well, just make it up.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Trigger2, 9/13/2013 4:46:37 AM     (No. 9518801)

Just another lying libtard....

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Shimmer128, 9/13/2013 5:40:14 AM     (No. 9518834)

Reminds me of Obama

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Attila DiMedici, 9/13/2013 6:01:21 AM     (No. 9518847)

Well, I read the article and to me the campaign admitted that National Review is right to question Booker´s account. They said that National Review´s inquiries are "Swiftboat journalism". Since the original Swiftboat activity was about revealing the truth about a candidate, I am assuming that they are admitting that the National Review is revealing the truth about Booker´s lies in this case.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Michaelus, 9/13/2013 7:01:42 AM     (No. 9518892)

It is soooo racist to notice this. Next you guys will be telling us that there was something wrong with Martin King´s graduate thesis and that Alex Haley plagiarized "Roots".

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Bohallx, 9/13/2013 7:57:24 AM     (No. 9518972)

These live and death emergency situations always leave minds confused about which came first.

For an entertaining test of what you really experienced sit down some time and write down your experiences, in sequence of occurrence, for 9/11 2001.

Compare your write up to that of friends.

Not to defend Mr. Booker at all, but his memory sounds remarkably like Jesse Jackson´s the evening Martin Luthern King was murdered.

There is a meme at work here ~ that you were so concerned you grapsed the victim and the blood was spurting and all of that may well be true, was that before you dragged them from the scene, or after, or was that somebody else spurting blood.

I looked down and the woman´s blue night gown had melted on my arms, and I wasn´t even in pain until the next day ~ burns are like that ~ hers were far worse ~ took weeks to pick out the blue flecks. And my eyebrows ~ was a week before I realized I didn´t have any.

She was alive ~ walking, talking, and POd that I didn´t let her continue tossing pans of water into a conflagration that´d ignited her wallboard.

We obviously had different takes on what was going on.



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