Comments for http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/newsnight/petermarshall/2009/01/senator_burris_is_the_chosen_o.html http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/newsnight/petermarshall/2009/01/senator_burris_is_the_chosen_o.html en-gb 30 Fri 31 Jul 2015 18:12:57 GMT+1 A feed of user comments from the page found at http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/newsnight/petermarshall/2009/01/senator_burris_is_the_chosen_o.html dennisjunior1 http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/newsnight/petermarshall/2009/01/senator_burris_is_the_chosen_o.html?page=83#comment5 Peter: Bozo the Clown is someone to be respect, although I think that Senator Burris...should never been given the Senator seat in the State of Illinois following the relevations of his "problems.."...~Dennis Junior~ Wed 13 May 2009 17:44:01 GMT+1 MikeIL http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/newsnight/petermarshall/2009/01/senator_burris_is_the_chosen_o.html?page=66#comment4 Peter -- how about some focus on the willing of political positions to friends and family in Illinois?The MadigansThe StrogersObama and BurrisOr how about how Dan Rostenkoski went to prison and left the 5th Congressional Dist for Blagojevich who has a strong chance of going prison -- and how Rahm Emanuel took the seat from Blagojevich after Blagojevich got elected Governor?Most Americans are completely unaware of this open and public nepotism and cronieism here.Also -- thank you for doing a much more thorough job on corruption in Obama's home here in Illinois. Nice to see somebody doing it. Maybe all my posts in Matt Frei"s blog last year actually found purchase.Kudos on featuring John Kass. How about Milt Rosenberg -- host of WGN radio's extension 720? What a story he has to tell about how the Obama campaign tried to shut him down for daring to look at Obama's record. Sun 25 Jan 2009 06:36:46 GMT+1 dr4321 http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/newsnight/petermarshall/2009/01/senator_burris_is_the_chosen_o.html?page=50#comment3 What a world! We no longer look for excellence in our politicians, just that they are not corrupt. - Doug Tue 20 Jan 2009 01:54:29 GMT+1 TomNightingale http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/newsnight/petermarshall/2009/01/senator_burris_is_the_chosen_o.html?page=33#comment2 Barack Obama' s old seat? Thu 15 Jan 2009 23:53:24 GMT+1 JadedJean http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/newsnight/petermarshall/2009/01/senator_burris_is_the_chosen_o.html?page=16#comment1 Oh dear, no wonder so much attention is being given to the third runway. The above and Israel's carte blanche to do whatever it likes with impunity is too depressing. Thu 15 Jan 2009 19:42:36 GMT+1 barriesingleton http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/newsnight/petermarshall/2009/01/senator_burris_is_the_chosen_o.html?page=0#comment0 TWIN TOWNDoes Boris have any plans to twin London with Chicago? Thu 15 Jan 2009 17:36:29 GMT+1