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Do these bounties improve the political process or
Do these bounties improve the political process or is this a another case of using cash to influence the outcome?
12th October 2016, 12:34 PM
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Bounties have been around for a long time but they haven't been called bounties. Legitimate news media outlets (and TMZ) have been paying for information for years, and the only difference between now and then is that a private citizen is offering up the money to pay for the release.
12th October 2016, 1:38 PM
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re: Poker & Should the wealthy offer bounty's to have salacious political material published?
It's called "opposition research"
13th October 2016, 12:17 AM
What a waste
All spent on something negative. Having a positive outlook on life will make you feel better.