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Bacchus39 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue May-30-06 08:35 AM
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35. yes, that is an understatement
yet there are still those who appear surprised or is it resentful?
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  -President Uribe has big lead in Colombia election arcos  May-28-06 06:13 PM   #0 
  - Fears over killing of drug squad  struggle4progress   May-28-06 06:20 PM   #1 
  - I'd call "suspicious" the understatement of the day there.  Kagemusha   May-28-06 07:26 PM   #4 
  - But the real question: Has this "crack down"  happydreams   May-28-06 07:58 PM   #5 
  - Colombians vote for president today amid sporadic reports of violence  struggle4progress   May-28-06 06:23 PM   #2 
  - Uribe represents US Government Drug Interests...  benburch   May-28-06 06:52 PM   #3 
  - There hasn't been one Colombian president since the cocaine boom  RagingInMiami   May-29-06 04:47 PM   #24 
  - This isn't suprising  ButterflyBlood   May-28-06 08:11 PM   #6 
  - You really need to do some extemsive reading. In a real hurry.  Judi Lynn   May-28-06 08:57 PM   #7 
     - I'm fully aware of the AUC  ButterflyBlood   May-29-06 01:11 AM   #9 
     - At best, it is a pseudo-disarming  Tarc   May-29-06 11:21 AM   #15 
     - Not meaning to support FARC but..  gorbal   May-29-06 07:25 AM   #13 
     - You really need to do even more extensive reading into the history  RagingInMiami   May-29-06 05:19 PM   #26 
        - So much to cover, so little time.  Judi Lynn   May-29-06 05:33 PM   #27 
           - I'm not denying that the paramilitaries are war criminals  RagingInMiami   May-29-06 05:53 PM   #28 
              - I have been acquainted with a Colombian man over years who lives  Judi Lynn   May-29-06 06:02 PM   #29 
                 - Americans are waking up and getting the picture?  RagingInMiami   May-29-06 06:20 PM   #30 
                    - The FARC don't give a damn about anything besides cocaine funds  ButterflyBlood   May-29-06 08:32 PM   #32 
  - Another Rigged election, courtesy of the Bush Cabal.  Up2Late   May-28-06 10:06 PM   #8 
  - I doubt a guy with 80%+ approval ratings needs to rig elections n/t  ButterflyBlood   May-29-06 01:12 AM   #10 
     - You could call having paramilitaries in the voting booths "rigging"  Judi Lynn   May-29-06 01:20 AM   #11 
     - You should, do you also doubt that the President of Belarus' 75%...  Up2Late   May-29-06 03:13 AM   #12 
        - You're talking about joke elections in dictatorships  ButterflyBlood   May-29-06 12:40 PM   #17 
  - Bush's friend Uribe has threatened human rights groups and workers  Judi Lynn   May-29-06 09:57 AM   #14 
  - I think it's pretty safe to say he has won the election fairly  nick303   May-29-06 12:24 PM   #16 
  - Oh, you mean obscure sites like "The Nation" which has been around  Judi Lynn   May-29-06 02:53 PM   #18 
  - I see no mention of such in the stories on the front page,  nick303   May-29-06 03:31 PM   #20 
     - The Nation was cited immediately above your remark about  Judi Lynn   May-29-06 03:47 PM   #21 
        - Oh right,  nick303   May-29-06 07:23 PM   #31 
  - yes, that is an understatement  Bacchus39   May-30-06 08:35 AM   #35 
  - US Silent on Colombias Election Irregularities  Judi Lynn   May-29-06 03:10 PM   #19 
  - Uribe Victory Likely to Lead to Increased Repression  Judi Lynn   May-29-06 03:55 PM   #22 
  - Can anyone cite CREDIBLE sources about the election's fairness?  Endangered Specie   May-29-06 04:18 PM   #23 
  - Maybe you'd like to detail how any of the information already cited  Judi Lynn   May-29-06 04:49 PM   #25 
  - I'm throwing a John Kerry Contra-Cocaine story on the pile.  Judi Lynn   May-29-06 09:04 PM   #33 
  - Colombia: Uribes Race Against Himself  IndianaGreen   May-29-06 09:16 PM   #34 

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