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Stolen words, stolen honor
New York Daily News, by Editorial

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Posted By:garnet, 7/25/2014 9:31:15 AM

Running to win the Senate seat he now occupies as an appointee, military veteran John Walsh hit a rock-bottom low. Not by plagiarizing huge chunks of a 14-page final paper he “wrote” in 2007 to earn a master’s degree in strategic studies from the U.S. Army War College. Nor by previously using his National Guard position for what the Army’s inspector general found to be “private gain.” Rather, Walsh plunged to the depths by suggesting that the trauma of combat experience provoked his plagiarism. After The New York Times proved that Walsh had lifted extensive passages virtually verbatim from published works, an aide

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: miceal, 7/25/2014 9:34:41 AM     (No. 9939444)

He´s a democrat. He has no honor nor any valor. He should be horse whipped and ridden out of town on a rail......

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Reply 2 - Posted by: KanCreeper, 7/25/2014 9:57:59 AM     (No. 9939493)

To the very point that Poister#1 mentions: FTA"...Walsh should read the Officer’s Code of Honor: “Every officer holds a special position of moral trust and responsibility. No officer will ever violate that trust or avoid his responsibility for any of his actions regardless of the personal cost...”

This guy realized his boat is sinking and he is trying to "float" any idea he thinks will save his behind. He would lie: "... when the Truth would sound better.." But then, he is another Democrat.



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Reply 3 - Posted by: Vaquero45, 7/25/2014 9:58:08 AM     (No. 9939494)

One of my brothers, a retired field-grade Army officer, is a stickler about integrity. He and all his friends from his Army days hold that virtue in high regard. It appears Mr. Walsh does not. Shame on him.

However, as a previous poster noted, Mr. Walsh is a Democrat. This type of behavior is expected.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: fishbone, 7/25/2014 10:04:32 AM     (No. 9939501)

Curious. If he´s a Dem, then WHY is the New York Times exposing him instead of covering it up or ignoring it?


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Reply 5 - Posted by: FunOne, 7/25/2014 10:12:33 AM     (No. 9939514)

At least he hasn´t claimed to be part "Native American Indian" ---YET!

Some of those democrats have been known to create those stories, also.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Cor-vet, 7/25/2014 10:56:00 AM     (No. 9939601)

It´s just a variation of the JKerry purple hart defense!

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Reply 7 - Posted by: provide, 7/25/2014 12:01:39 PM     (No. 9939745)

Who let this paper slide? This kind of cheating at this level fails the course. Use footnotes.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: save America, 7/25/2014 2:58:52 PM     (No. 9940038)

When Blumenthal of Connecticut was caught stealing valor ,he was elected anyway. It´s the liberal way.They never elect a real war veteran to anything. Only imposters should apply.

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