(2) influences, or offers or threatens to influence,
Mon Sep 25, 2017 4:19pm

(the official act of another.

Res ipsa loquitur, as they used to say on the Appian Way.

  • as the same kind of warning, with real teeth. So there you have someone acting on the "president's" lead.
    • (2) influences, or offers or threatens to influence, — Merlin, Mon Sep 25 4:19pm
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      • Again... what authority does he have thatSprout, Mon Sep 25 4:30pm
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        • Read the LawMerlin, Mon Sep 25 5:08pm
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