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Fri Jan 4, 2013, 07:47 AM

2,305 killed by Obama in drone strikes in Pakistan by my count [View all]

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_drone_strikes_in_Pakistan

I decided to count them up. I started counting kids separately too, but then I realized that almost none of them reported kids at all after some point.

When the numbers were given as a range, say "between 16 - 20", I counted it as 18.

When the numbers said "at least 20", I counted it as just 20.

I did not count wounded, so all in all this was a pretty conservative count.

Remember now, this is JUST Pakistan and just since Obama got in office.

2,305 people who did not shoot back and who were merely suspected.

Rules of combat do not apply. It is assassination by video game.

Two thousand three hundred and 5.

They all had family too. Feel safer?

Add up Yemen and Afghanistan now. Then add the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

That is a lot of blood and a lot of children blood and a lot of innocent blood.

People, remember what you expect and demand in a representative of your country --or at least what you grew up expecting.

Please come to your damned senses if you feel this can be defended morally.

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