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daleo Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-21-05 01:24 AM
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12. Plus, the U.S. government supports torture now, both at home and away
So, the idea that Bush is concerned about human rights is black comedy.
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  -WP: Analysts Note Gap Between Bush Rhetoric And Reality kskiska  Jan-20-05 11:01 PM   #0 
  - Right after the speech ended,  NYC   Jan-20-05 11:13 PM   #1 
  - HA!  renaissanceguy   Jan-21-05 03:34 AM   #18 
  - "soaring rhetoric" is way too much of a stretch....  diamond14   Jan-20-05 11:41 PM   #2 
  - When has he ever stayed true to his word?  renaissanceguy   Jan-21-05 03:35 AM   #19 
  - "The enemy of my enemy'  Seldona   Jan-20-05 11:45 PM   #3 
  - It's not a gap, it's an ocean and furthermore  fshrink   Jan-20-05 11:51 PM   #4 
  - exactly, the novlang of dictatorship  teryang   Jan-21-05 05:56 AM   #27 
  - The Daily Show...  AuntiBush   Jan-20-05 11:52 PM   #5 
  - did you catch the Wal-Mart bit?  MnFats   Jan-21-05 01:16 AM   #10 
  - It is called...lying....about killing...and stealing...and torturing.  JohnOneillsMemory   Jan-21-05 12:08 AM   #6 
  - It was used to reiterate a false justification for invading Iraq  renaissanceguy   Jan-21-05 03:37 AM   #20 
  - It ain't working  dusty64   Jan-21-05 07:05 AM   #30 
     - SUPPORT BUSH'S WAR  DUBYASCREWEDUS   Jan-21-05 09:20 AM   #34 
        - Please! Get it right! It's "SUPPORT BUSH'S WARS"!  TahitiNut   Jan-21-05 09:54 AM   #37 
           - Two things accomplished: Emptying the budget and polarizing the masses.  JohnOneillsMemory   Jan-21-05 04:06 PM   #44 
              - There are two things I can take as givens.  TahitiNut   Jan-21-05 04:24 PM   #45 
  - Hr really does want to be KING and rule the world!  napi21   Jan-21-05 01:05 AM   #7 
  - Perhaps bush fancies himself as Icarus, who boasted to fly to the sun.  Straight Shooter   Jan-21-05 01:12 AM   #8 
  - Be careful with THAT hammer!  kgfnally   Jan-21-05 01:52 AM   #14 
  - I hate to do this but.....  jasop   Jan-21-05 01:13 AM   #9 
  - That's what the comparisons are all about.  kgfnally   Jan-21-05 01:56 AM   #15 
  - The inaugural farce today was ....  jasop   Jan-21-05 02:04 AM   #16 
  - The neocons' actions have supremacist undertones.  renaissanceguy   Jan-21-05 03:39 AM   #21 
  - I call it America--flirting with fascism--eom  lawladyprof   Jan-21-05 10:21 AM   #39 
  - The comparison is quite apt and can't be stated enough  Enraged_Ape   Jan-21-05 05:44 AM   #25 
  - Do you want total freedom? -nt-  MHalblaub   Jan-21-05 11:40 AM   #42 
  - They are operating from the same play book. How many times have you heard  leesa   Jan-21-05 10:31 AM   #41 
  - TORTURE - R- US(A)  LynnTheDem   Jan-21-05 01:22 AM   #11 
  - Plus, the U.S. government supports torture now, both at home and away  daleo   Jan-21-05 01:24 AM   #12 
  - It's a nice mask.  renaissanceguy   Jan-21-05 03:42 AM   #23 
  - While, I am wholeheartedly in favor of this article  Cats Against Frist   Jan-21-05 01:45 AM   #13 
  - I have a problem with the article  renaissanceguy   Jan-21-05 03:40 AM   #22 
  - Its news to some people  UL_Approved   Jan-21-05 05:34 AM   #24 
  - It's really not Bush's grasp, it's the corporate plutocrats,  teryang   Jan-21-05 05:59 AM   #28 
     - And Bush is the figurehead, I know  UL_Approved   Jan-21-05 06:09 AM   #29 
  - Answer to B  Southpaw Bookworm   Jan-21-05 10:02 AM   #38 
  - Who cares what the analysts note.  peterh   Jan-21-05 03:20 AM   #17 
  - Freedom replaces Terror  sfexpat2000   Jan-21-05 05:49 AM   #26 
  - Right!  Dhalgren   Jan-21-05 08:17 AM   #31 
  - Time to purge the State Dept.  Mandate My Ass   Jan-21-05 08:30 AM   #32 
  - Ny Daily news cover captures the threat:  robbedvoter   Jan-21-05 08:33 AM   #33 
  - I thought this Newsday cover was bizzare...  WannaJumpMyScooter   Jan-21-05 09:47 AM   #36 
  - He basically admitted to wanting more wars!  greyXstar   Jan-21-05 09:37 AM   #35 
  - Very astute! These guys don't get paid for this, do they?  leesa   Jan-21-05 10:29 AM   #40 
  - He exchanges terror with tyranny.  MHalblaub   Jan-21-05 12:27 PM   #43 
  - "Analysts Note Gap Between Condi's Front Teeth" nt  mutus_frutex   Jan-21-05 04:43 PM   #46 
  - One thing that I have yet to see mentioned here is the  Gonnabuymeagun   Jan-21-05 09:27 PM   #47 
  - Whatever psychotropic drug W is taking, I want some.  obiwan   Jan-22-05 02:59 AM   #48 
 

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