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Azathoth Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jun-16-05 01:45 AM
Response to Reply #90
100. That's an extraordinarily cynical way of looking at it
Edited on Thu Jun-16-05 01:50 AM by Azathoth
And unfortunately, I tend to agree with you. It's the only possible reason why support for this war hasn't plummeted into single digits. The level of apathy outside of political activist circles toward this deception and the ongoing disaster it has produced is truly amazing.
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  -NEWSWEEK: From Downing Street to Capitol Hill - Now confirmed Up High BigBearJohn  Jun-15-05 07:20 PM   #0 
  - Oh man, this is gonna be explosive!!!  berni_mccoy   Jun-15-05 07:21 PM   #1 
  - How are they going to try and "spin" their way out of this one?  driver8   Jun-15-05 07:22 PM   #4 
     - Karl Just Tells The Media to Talk About Something Else  AndyTiedye   Jun-15-05 07:53 PM   #37 
     - That's Why Blogs Are So Important  corbett   Jun-15-05 09:11 PM   #65 
     - ... and the media followed..  HR_Pufnstuf   Jun-15-05 11:16 PM   #86 
     - They will attempt to say that this information has been  janx   Jun-15-05 08:04 PM   #44 
        - Move along, nothing to see here!  POAS   Jun-15-05 08:11 PM   #51 
        - And for once they wouldnt be lying.  hootinholler   Jun-15-05 08:36 PM   #57 
        - True. Then we should take that as a confession.  shadowknows69   Jun-15-05 09:33 PM   #67 
        - 1 9 8 4  Concerned GA Voter   Jun-15-05 09:36 PM   #69 
        - Yup, either that or they'll frame it that the President knew he had to  bunny planet   Jun-15-05 10:33 PM   #81 
        - Good read, thanks, Bunny Planet!  magellan   Jun-16-05 01:38 AM   #99 
        - And double duty Diebold's will be in force in 2006  Gregorian   Jun-15-05 10:43 PM   #83 
        - They already are...  Andromeda   Jun-16-05 02:29 AM   #102 
  - wow n/t  are_we_united_yet   Jun-15-05 07:21 PM   #2 
  - I'd like to say to whoever is leaking these memos.  Bob3   Jun-15-05 07:22 PM   #3 
  - I'm thinking that it has to be somebody or some group of people....  Media_Lies_Daily   Jun-15-05 09:48 PM   #72 
     - You'd Think Bush I Woulda Told His Son Not To Screw the CIA  AndyTiedye   Jun-15-05 11:43 PM   #89 
     - DO REMEMBER MANY OF THE TOP CIA  flyarm   Jun-16-05 02:43 AM   #104 
     - I've thought that they would "fix" their leader eventually. n/t  anitar1   Jun-16-05 12:06 AM   #93 
     - I agree with your analysis  teryang   Jun-16-05 01:17 AM   #97 
  - So why is this stuff coming out of GB now? Tony disappointed  patrice   Jun-15-05 07:23 PM   #5 
  - The DSM was published by Rupert Murdoch a month ago  IndianaGreen   Jun-15-05 07:27 PM   #13 
  - You might be on to something, IG.  David Zephyr   Jun-15-05 07:34 PM   #20 
  - Cuz if Blair lost then a Tory would have won. You think the fascists would  blm   Jun-15-05 07:51 PM   #35 
  - Tony's a lame duck, so the party is cleaning house?. n/t  hootinholler   Jun-15-05 08:38 PM   #58 
  - I Wonder As Well  Crisco   Jun-15-05 09:02 PM   #63 
  - Is all this why that scientist guy committed suicide  The_Casual_Observer   Jun-15-05 07:23 PM   #6 
  - I was wondering that too. What was his name?  patrice   Jun-15-05 07:25 PM   #9 
  - Dr David Kelly  Gregorian   Jun-15-05 07:28 PM   #14 
  - But didn't they conclude that it WASN'T a suicide?  alphafemale   Jun-15-05 07:33 PM   #19 
  - David Kelly's "suicide" is still being disputed  IndianaGreen   Jun-15-05 07:36 PM   #23 
     - bushbodycount.com  Roland99   Jun-15-05 07:39 PM   #25 
     - How about this one...  AuntiBush   Jun-15-05 08:20 PM   #52 
        - Ayup.  Roland99   Jun-15-05 08:21 PM   #53 
     - And look at the timing  starroute   Jun-15-05 07:55 PM   #39 
     - There are too many corpses laying around to ignore  IndianaGreen   Jun-15-05 08:07 PM   #48 
     - I don't buy the suicide theory...  ninkasi   Jun-16-05 12:46 AM   #95 
  - Wow.  mzmolly   Jun-15-05 07:24 PM   #7 
  - This seems like it could be a direct contradict to Bush's terra claim..  tmooses   Jun-15-05 07:24 PM   #8 
  - I was about to say  Career Prole   Jun-15-05 07:26 PM   #10 
  - Mike Smith is a solid journalist  lala_rawraw   Jun-15-05 10:24 PM   #79 
  - The Empire Strikes Back  PurityOfEssence   Jun-15-05 07:26 PM   #11 
  - WHAT WE NEED for this to be REAL serious  Singular73   Jun-15-05 07:27 PM   #12 
  - Even more serious: get Blair IMPEACHED  redacted   Jun-15-05 08:01 PM   # 
     - I deon't think you can impeach a PM.  Jackpine Radical   Jun-15-05 09:46 PM   #71 
        - Actually, impeachment can happen to a PM  Spazito   Jun-15-05 10:10 PM   #76 
           - I stand...errr, sit...corrected. Not coming from a parliamentary system,  Jackpine Radical   Jun-15-05 11:02 PM   #85 
              - vote of no confidence from parliment and his party!!  flyarm   Jun-16-05 02:57 AM   #106 
  - Ah the revenge of Isikoff--wasn't he the one smeared by the  democrat in Tallahassee   Jun-15-05 07:28 PM   #15 
  - Uh-Oh  eleny   Jun-15-05 07:29 PM   #16 
  - Cheney directly claimed Saddam had ties with terrorists.  tmooses   Jun-15-05 07:30 PM   #17 
  - Please tell the truth, and stop intimidating journalist.  jarnocan   Jun-15-05 07:37 PM   #24 
  - WE have an English  zidzi   Jun-15-05 07:33 PM   #18 
  - "Deep Thought"  Dragonfli   Jun-15-05 07:43 PM   #30 
     - I like that.."Deep Thought"!  zidzi   Jun-15-05 08:07 PM   #47 
        - Thanks!  Dragonfli   Jun-15-05 08:28 PM   #54 
  - And the cherry on top...  RUMMYisFROSTED   Jun-15-05 07:35 PM   #21 
  - I would like to thank all of the members of the British  Bush in Berkeley   Jun-15-05 07:35 PM   #22 
  - Bwahahahaha! Bush in Berkeley, remind me at Christmas  Straight Shooter   Jun-15-05 07:42 PM   #29 
  - Haha,  Bush in Berkeley   Jun-15-05 09:33 PM   #68 
  - Yes, but I got to let you know Berkley that honest Conservatives  ElectroPrincess   Jun-15-05 07:52 PM   #36 
     - Conyers needs to tell them to investigate or they are COMPLICIT. Let's  mod mom   Jun-15-05 08:51 PM   #60 
  - I may take off work tomorrow afternoon to watch c-span3  stlsaxman   Jun-15-05 07:41 PM   #26 
  - HOLY Neocons, Batman!  Triana   Jun-15-05 07:42 PM   #27 
  - The good stuff is at the end of page 3  Roland99   Jun-15-05 07:42 PM   #28 
  - OMG, the second coming of Deep Throat, the British incarnation  BleedingHeartPatriot   Jun-15-05 07:55 PM   #38 
  - Crossing my fingers and toes!!  Roland99   Jun-15-05 09:51 PM   #73 
     - lol, crossing all of the above, plus arms, legs and eyes!  BleedingHeartPatriot   Jun-15-05 09:59 PM   #75 
  - Hey! Those Memos Are Forgeries!  Crisco   Jun-15-05 08:48 PM   #59 
  - Stop already...  lala_rawraw   Jun-15-05 10:28 PM   #80 
  - Okay, now I am really pissed  lala_rawraw   Jun-15-05 10:42 PM   #82 
     - Congrats lala. A mention in Newsweek will certainly bring some  Pirate Smile   Jun-15-05 11:26 PM   #88 
        - not like that...  lala_rawraw   Jun-15-05 11:52 PM   #91 
           - Well, getting the name out isn't exactly a bad thing.  Pirate Smile   Jun-16-05 12:03 AM   #92 
  - I'm beginning to believe the Brits are "helping" us with this...  EC   Jun-15-05 07:46 PM   #31 
  - Maybe we should encourage THEIR side to drop TONY  BigBearJohn   Jun-15-05 08:01 PM   #42 
  - So the Brits are going to help save our republic  eleny   Jun-15-05 07:46 PM   #32 
  - HELP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!: CAN WE DENY IT?  chomskysright   Jun-15-05 10:47 PM   #84 
  - It's up to the Dems and us to keep this alive.  AX10   Jun-15-05 07:49 PM   #33 
  - very good !  hiley   Jun-15-05 07:50 PM   #34 
  - Thanks for this great post BigBearJohn..May we all breath one BIG Sigh..  Blaze Diem   Jun-15-05 07:57 PM   #40 
  - I SALIVATE at the thought of MSM eating black dingy dirty CROW  BigBearJohn   Jun-15-05 08:04 PM   #43 
     - Aargh, the visuals!!!  thecrow   Jun-15-05 08:31 PM   #55 
  - Hallelujah  proud patriot   Jun-15-05 07:59 PM   #41 
  - kick  SlavesandBulldozers   Jun-15-05 08:05 PM   #45 
  - I am keeping my fingers crossed that this is FINALLY it!!!!!  borlis   Jun-15-05 08:06 PM   #46 
  - Oh boy  Frederik   Jun-15-05 08:07 PM   #49 
  - Another KICK and thank you again BBJ for posting  redacted   Jun-15-05 08:08 PM   #50 
  - kick  buddysmellgood   Jun-15-05 08:32 PM   #56 
  - "web exclusive"  Kelvin Mace   Jun-15-05 09:00 PM   #61 
  - Yeah, really... exclusive to Raw Story. N/t  lala_rawraw   Jun-15-05 11:18 PM   #87 
  - This is MAJOR grounds for impeachment, right?  noshenanigans   Jun-15-05 09:01 PM   #62 
  - Anybody know what the British reaction to this is?  distantearlywarning   Jun-15-05 09:04 PM   #64 
  - If you mean their reaction to how this is developing here  magellan   Jun-16-05 02:16 AM   #101 
  - But, but.... in March 2002 we were engaged in a war after being attacked!  icymist   Jun-15-05 09:24 PM   #66 
  - I'm beginning to REALLY like what I'm reading!  Media_Lies_Daily   Jun-15-05 09:38 PM   #70 
  - Dear Abby Okie Dokie Dance....care to join me?  DearAbby   Jun-15-05 09:55 PM   #74 
  - Lib Web Site Critical of Bush?  lala_rawraw   Jun-15-05 10:18 PM   #77 
  - What do you think, past few days, Bush is coming out swinging at  Rainscents   Jun-15-05 10:18 PM   #78 
  - None of this will matter.  Mechatanketra   Jun-15-05 11:45 PM   #90 
  - 500K people say you are wrong  cap   Jun-16-05 12:11 AM   #94 
  - Great! That's, uh, a whole tenth of a percent!  Mechatanketra   Jun-16-05 02:46 AM   #105 
  - Yes, of course. But BushCo is LOSING BIG on the killing fields.  stickdog   Jun-16-05 01:08 AM   #96 
  - The military failure is associated with a fiscal failure  teryang   Jun-16-05 01:20 AM   #98 
  - That's an extraordinarily cynical way of looking at it  Azathoth   Jun-16-05 01:45 AM   #100 
  - You are correct many Americans will feel that the end justifies the means.  bklyncowgirl   Jun-16-05 05:19 AM   #107 
  - NAIL IT TO THE DOOR!!!!!!!  Not_Giving_Up   Jun-16-05 02:33 AM   #103 
  - Treason  Boomer   Jun-16-05 11:12 AM   #108 
  - This is News?  speedingbullet   Jun-16-05 11:22 AM   #109 
 

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