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22.  If They Run, They're An Insurgent, . .
if they don't run, they're a well disciplined insurgent.
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  -U.S. Army Says Kills 50 Iraqi Insurgents in Samarra IndianaGreen  Aug-14-04 02:32 AM   #0 
  - I hope no civilians were killed  Bogus W Potus   Aug-14-04 02:39 AM   #1 
  - If you drop a 500 pound bomb on a town...  IndianaGreen   Aug-14-04 02:42 AM   #2 
  - So you support them killing our troops?  Bogus W Potus   Aug-14-04 02:43 AM   #3 
     - If I were a German in 1939, I would not have supported the Wehrmacht  IndianaGreen   Aug-14-04 03:12 AM   #5 
     - Bunch of flag wavers like Bush himself  saskatoon   Aug-14-04 03:21 PM   #87 
     - That's NOT what she's saying.  saigon68   Aug-14-04 03:47 AM   #8 
     - Hardly  Bogus W Potus   Aug-14-04 09:58 AM   #11 
        - Nope. You are making a straw man argument, "evidence" or not.  Swamp_Rat   Aug-14-04 04:36 PM   # 
     - That's not what she said. n/t  Darranar   Aug-14-04 10:15 AM   #13 
     - You have search capabilities  Bogus W Potus   Aug-14-04 10:21 AM   #14 
        - "legitimate government"?  Darranar   Aug-14-04 10:28 AM   #15 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-14-04 10:32 AM   #16 
           - The US military of murdering thugs  aneerkoinos   Aug-14-04 11:10 AM   #17 
           - Perhaps you missed this part...  leftchick   Aug-14-04 11:50 AM   #20 
           - I'm new here  el_chalupa   Aug-14-04 12:00 PM   #23 
           - I repeat....  leftchick   Aug-14-04 12:09 PM   #24 
           - I don't know  el_chalupa   Aug-14-04 12:20 PM   #26 
              - Here is a picture for you ....and Ooops...  leftchick   Aug-14-04 12:27 PM   #28 
              - If this account is true  el_chalupa   Aug-14-04 01:18 PM   #31 
              - "...wrong for fighting from civilian areas"  mike_c   Aug-14-04 03:32 PM   #96 
                 - And many of these "civilians"  el_chalupa   Aug-14-04 03:44 PM   #106 
                    - The Iraqi police have nothing to do with the occupation? n/t  Darranar   Aug-14-04 03:48 PM   #109 
                    - So where should they fight?  kitkatrose   Aug-14-04 03:51 PM   #111 
                       - Right, why should they fight fair when we aren't?  tedthebear   Aug-14-04 06:12 PM   #157 
              - found one article  el_chalupa   Aug-14-04 01:32 PM   #32 
              - Bombs Away,,Civilians might have left the area. WTF  bahrbearian   Aug-14-04 02:12 PM   #44 
              - yes, they might have left  el_chalupa   Aug-14-04 02:23 PM   #59 
              - Many things are pretty "obvious" about your post  PassingFair   Aug-14-04 03:15 PM   #82 
                 - Uhhh....  el_chalupa   Aug-14-04 03:21 PM   #88 
                    - BS dude!  Swamp_Rat   Aug-14-04 04:46 PM   #155 
           - i agree with everything you said  Bogus W Potus   Aug-14-04 02:03 PM   #39 
              - I see...  el_chalupa   Aug-14-04 02:20 PM   #54 
                 - Personal attacks would be my guess.  bemildred   Aug-14-04 02:30 PM   #61 
                    - I think that's really tragic  el_chalupa   Aug-14-04 02:39 PM   #65 
                       - It's not tragic, it's criminal, and it's targeting civilians.  bemildred   Aug-14-04 02:52 PM   #72 
                          - Show me evidence  el_chalupa   Aug-14-04 03:04 PM   #77 
                             - So they're okay to shoot until shown not to be? n/t  Darranar   Aug-14-04 03:07 PM   #79 
                             - No, it's not ok  el_chalupa   Aug-14-04 03:27 PM   #93 
                                - They should wait until they are actually attacked...  Darranar   Aug-14-04 03:29 PM   #94 
                                - I think they general do wait to be attacked  el_chalupa   Aug-14-04 03:38 PM   #103 
                                   - How many carbombs per number of cars?  Darranar   Aug-14-04 03:40 PM   #104 
                                   - They don't fire on every car  el_chalupa   Aug-14-04 03:48 PM   #110 
                                   - The same problem still arises...  Darranar   Aug-14-04 03:59 PM   #113 
                                   - They don't fire on every car? Oh, Really?  Xipe Totec   Aug-14-04 04:11 PM   #121 
                                - It would have been OK if there had been nukes...  tedthebear   Aug-14-04 06:27 PM   #158 
                             - There is no game.  bemildred   Aug-14-04 03:18 PM   #84 
                             - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-14-04 03:32 PM   #97 
                                - I don't think it is the Iraqis that are mainly killing Iraqi civilians...  Darranar   Aug-14-04 03:35 PM   #100 
                                - Tsk, you'll get deleted.  bemildred   Aug-14-04 03:36 PM   #101 
                                - If we were the country that was occupied  IndianaGreen   Aug-14-04 03:37 PM   #102 
                                - Adios  saigon68   Aug-15-04 04:15 AM   #170 
                             - Here's another one for you, Bucko:  bemildred   Aug-14-04 04:10 PM   #119 
           - There is a great documentary I suggest  FrustratedDemInNC   Aug-14-04 12:27 PM   #29 
              - never heard of it  el_chalupa   Aug-14-04 01:50 PM   #35 
                 - Well, what Rumsfeld has done has affected my  FrustratedDemInNC   Aug-14-04 02:19 PM   #52 
        - Wow, your post reads like a news release from Fox News!  IndianaGreen   Aug-14-04 11:41 AM   #19 
        - Help me understand this  el_chalupa   Aug-14-04 12:09 PM   #25 
           - When the Wehrmacht marched in Poland, it was not to "invade" Poland  IndianaGreen   Aug-14-04 12:22 PM   #27 
           - ok....  el_chalupa   Aug-14-04 12:56 PM   #30 
              - "Ultimately democratize the Middle East to the greatest extent possible."  Darranar   Aug-14-04 02:54 PM   #73 
              - Those nations are not democracies  el_chalupa   Aug-14-04 03:16 PM   #83 
                 - Egypt is actually the #2 recipient of US aid in the Middle East...  Darranar   Aug-14-04 03:19 PM   #85 
                    - Good point  el_chalupa   Aug-14-04 03:24 PM   #92 
              - Ding Ding Ding...  PassingFair   Aug-14-04 03:23 PM   #91 
                 - I see that referred to a lot here  el_chalupa   Aug-14-04 03:30 PM   #95 
                    - go here....  mike_c   Aug-14-04 04:19 PM   #132 
           - how about the US army invading Mexico?  mitchtv   Aug-14-04 02:08 PM   #41 
           - Not Mexico  el_chalupa   Aug-14-04 02:55 PM   #74 
              - I think the poster was referring...  Darranar   Aug-14-04 02:57 PM   #75 
              - Iraq did not pose a threat to the US either!  IndianaGreen   Aug-14-04 02:58 PM   #76 
           - I agree. Comparisons of the troops to SS and Nazis infuriate me.  neverborn   Aug-14-04 03:34 PM   #99 
              - Too damned bad!  IndianaGreen   Aug-14-04 03:42 PM   #105 
                 - Bill Maher suppports the troops  Bogus W Potus   Aug-14-04 04:09 PM   #117 
                 - How do you know that?  Darranar   Aug-14-04 04:14 PM   #125 
                    - Most are closer to 20,000  Bogus W Potus   Aug-14-04 04:16 PM   #128 
                       - So who are you trusting? n/t  Darranar   Aug-14-04 04:17 PM   #130 
                          - I don't bother to look at civilian casualty reports  Bogus W Potus   Aug-14-04 04:17 PM   #131 
                             - So where do you get your 20,000 statistic from? n/t  Darranar   Aug-14-04 04:20 PM   #133 
                             - from my newspaper that often mentions estimates  Bogus W Potus   Aug-14-04 04:26 PM   #138 
                                - So one site "proves" me wrong?  Darranar   Aug-14-04 04:32 PM   #143 
                                   - It doesn't really matter.  Bogus W Potus   Aug-14-04 04:34 PM   #146 
                                      - Iraqi civilian casualties don't really matter? n/t  Darranar   Aug-14-04 04:36 PM   #150 
                             - well, you're in good company among the DOD war criminals...  mike_c   Aug-14-04 04:25 PM   #135 
                             - Yep I guess so?  Bogus W Potus   Aug-14-04 04:26 PM   #137 
                             - Bogus, Bob Woodward's book,  FrustratedDemInNC   Aug-15-04 01:55 AM   #167 
                 - maybe a comparison to Napoleon would be less offensive  mitchtv   Aug-14-04 09:52 PM   #163 
        - "It's no longer the evil Americans who are running the show"  truth2power   Aug-14-04 01:37 PM   #34 
        - Vichy government is Legitimate?  mitchtv   Aug-14-04 01:58 PM   #37 
        - it IS the "evil Americans" who are dropping 500 lb bombs...  mike_c   Aug-14-04 02:09 PM   #43 
        - UH OH  saigon68   Aug-15-04 04:10 AM   #169 
     - Jingoisim is a dangerous kind of stupidity  lynx rufus   Aug-14-04 11:31 AM   #18 
     - Yes, beware Jingoism.  tedthebear   Aug-14-04 06:40 PM   #159 
     - I think that's the fallacy of the excluded middle,  truth2power   Aug-14-04 01:33 PM   #33 
     - oh please No one said that  mitchtv   Aug-14-04 01:52 PM   #36 
     - people who bomb civilian populations are war criminals...  mike_c   Aug-14-04 02:01 PM   #38 
     - How about people who gas civilian populations?  Bogus W Potus   Aug-14-04 02:08 PM   #42 
     - it was war, Collateral damage  mitchtv   Aug-14-04 02:14 PM   #46 
     - tell it to Union Carbide....  mike_c   Aug-14-04 02:15 PM   #47 
     - it was an accident  Bogus W Potus   Aug-14-04 02:21 PM   #55 
     - Is that the Gases and Equipment that Rummy gave Saddam  bahrbearian   Aug-14-04 02:16 PM   #48 
     - Oh so I guess Smith and Wesson is responsible for Columbine?  Bogus W Potus   Aug-14-04 02:18 PM   #50 
     - Putin has used poison gas against the Chechen resistance  IndianaGreen   Aug-14-04 02:19 PM   #53 
     - "at least 80% of Iraqis are happier...."  mike_c   Aug-14-04 02:22 PM   #57 
        - You've taken a poll??  natasha   Aug-14-04 09:41 PM   #162 
     - Let's rent the film "Red Dawn"  IndianaGreen   Aug-14-04 02:13 PM   #45 
     - Except the Iraqis support this government  Bogus W Potus   Aug-14-04 02:17 PM   #49 
        - Are you quoting the same polls that Tony Blankley loves to quote?  IndianaGreen   Aug-14-04 02:23 PM   #58 
        - You're the one that said Kerry would go down to defeat...  Bogus W Potus   Aug-14-04 02:25 PM   #60 
        - Haven't you noticed the broad appeal of ABB?  IndianaGreen   Aug-14-04 02:43 PM   #68 
           - Only your much detested senator  Bogus W Potus   Aug-14-04 03:05 PM   #78 
           - Way to dodge the points btw  Bogus W Potus   Aug-14-04 03:08 PM   #80 
              - CPUSA is 100-percent ABB  IndianaGreen   Aug-14-04 03:21 PM   #89 
        - Even John McLaughlin dismissed  SOS   Aug-14-04 03:47 PM   #108 
        - Which polls?  Darranar   Aug-14-04 02:42 PM   #67 
     - Let's say you do that...  el_chalupa   Aug-14-04 02:18 PM   #51 
        - No use arguing, friend  Bogus W Potus   Aug-14-04 02:22 PM   #56 
        - hmmm...  el_chalupa   Aug-14-04 02:31 PM   #62 
        - then at least MY government would not be the ones killing...  mike_c   Aug-14-04 02:38 PM   #64 
        - And then you wouldn't be upset by that brand of death?  el_chalupa   Aug-14-04 02:45 PM   #69 
           - I won't rise to that rotten bait....  mike_c   Aug-14-04 02:48 PM   #70 
        - How is the US advocating "liberal democracy"?  Darranar   Aug-14-04 02:49 PM   #71 
        - What kinda Wolfowitz crap is that? Power-sharing? Lib democracy?  thebigidea   Aug-14-04 04:42 PM   #154 
     - Troops and Bush policy are two different things  SOS   Aug-14-04 03:33 PM   #98 
     - Frankly,  natasha   Aug-14-04 09:09 PM   #161 
  - Dropping bombs on a city guarantees children will be killed  saigon68   Aug-14-04 04:14 AM   #10 
  - Operations are moving along well there...  countfloyd   Aug-14-04 02:47 AM   #4 
  - Samarra is also a holy city  gottaB   Aug-14-04 03:27 AM   #6 
  - BBC: US bombers raid Sunni Iraqi city  IndianaGreen   Aug-14-04 03:34 AM   #7 
  - many/most of the casualties appear to be women & children  Aidoneus   Aug-14-04 04:12 AM   #9 
  - Clearly...  Darranar   Aug-14-04 10:14 AM   #12 
     - If They Run, They're An Insurgent, . .  loindelrio   Aug-14-04 11:52 AM   #22 
  - The body counts have inflated quite a bit in the last week  Barrett808   Aug-14-04 11:52 AM   #21 
  - all dead Iraqi civilians are invariably insurgents...  mike_c   Aug-14-04 02:04 PM   #40 
  - reminder for the pro-war posters what "insurgents" look like...  mike_c   Aug-14-04 02:35 PM   #63 
  - Yeah, lemme tack this on down here too:  bemildred   Aug-14-04 02:41 PM   #66 
  - I'm not pro-war  Bogus W Potus   Aug-14-04 03:11 PM   #81 
     - Please clarify what you mean by "pro-troop". n/t  Darranar   Aug-14-04 03:21 PM   #86 
     - It means not supporting the insurgents in Iraq  Bogus W Potus   Aug-14-04 03:47 PM   #107 
        - Iraq is already destabilized...  Darranar   Aug-14-04 03:56 PM   #112 
        - Iraq is destablized because of the destabilizers,  Bogus W Potus   Aug-14-04 04:01 PM   #115 
           - Iraq is destabilized because the US invasion...  Darranar   Aug-14-04 04:10 PM   #118 
           - Murder requires mens rea(a guilty mind)  Bogus W Potus   Aug-14-04 04:14 PM   #124 
              - bemildred posted a great article on the subject higher in the thread...  Darranar   Aug-14-04 04:22 PM   #134 
              - Don't care to read those.  Bogus W Potus   Aug-14-04 04:30 PM   # 
                 - And what about the article bemildred posted?  Darranar   Aug-14-04 04:35 PM   #148 
                 - "HRW is a biased pro-Palestinian organization..."  IndianaGreen   Aug-14-04 04:35 PM   #149 
                 - I reckon Staff Sgt Jimmy is a "biased pro-Palestinian organization" too.  bemildred   Aug-14-04 04:39 PM   #151 
                 - see no evil....  minkyboodle   Aug-15-04 01:04 AM   #166 
              - And a few additional articles that may be of interest...  Darranar   Aug-14-04 04:28 PM   #139 
           - that's a statement worthy of the CinC....  mike_c   Aug-14-04 04:12 PM   #122 
              - Non sequitur  Bogus W Potus   Aug-14-04 04:15 PM   #126 
                 - clue: I'm a democrat, albeit only by the skin of my teeth...  mike_c   Aug-14-04 04:34 PM   #147 
        - What Iraqi government?  IndianaGreen   Aug-14-04 03:59 PM   #114 
        - How do you suggest they hold elections in a war zone like this one?  Bogus W Potus   Aug-14-04 04:07 PM   #116 
           - I asked you for those polls, haven't seen them yet... n/t  Darranar   Aug-14-04 04:11 PM   #120 
           - Oh gee  Bogus W Potus   Aug-14-04 04:12 PM   #123 
           - that's why Allawi travels with 100 personal body guards...  mike_c   Aug-14-04 04:15 PM   #127 
              - He travels with 100 personal body guards to protect him  Bogus W Potus   Aug-14-04 04:16 PM   #129 
                 - Allawi is the ruler of the Green Zone in Baghdad  IndianaGreen   Aug-14-04 04:25 PM   #136 
                 - And they have absolutely nothing to do with one another.  Bogus W Potus   Aug-14-04 04:28 PM   #140 
                    - Trained by the best at DINFOS!  IndianaGreen   Aug-14-04 04:30 PM   #142 
                    - You were never at DINFOS.  Bogus W Potus   Aug-14-04 04:32 PM   #144 
                    - Next thing you will be saying I have never set foot in New York...  IndianaGreen   Aug-14-04 04:39 PM   #153 
                    - Hey Indiana  bahrbearian   Aug-14-04 09:05 PM   #160 
                       - great thread, better profiles  mitchtv   Aug-14-04 10:06 PM   #164 
                       - DINFOS is the Defense Information School  IndianaGreen   Aug-15-04 03:54 AM   #168 
                    - Adios  saigon68   Aug-15-04 04:17 AM   #171 
                 - no, he travels with 100 Blackwater mercs to protect him from Iraqis!  thebigidea   Aug-14-04 04:39 PM   #152 
        - Destabilizing the Iraqi Government is Bad?  Xipe Totec   Aug-14-04 04:30 PM   #141 
     - and I hope they face prosecution for war crimes where...  mike_c   Aug-14-04 03:22 PM   #90 
  - "50 anti-Iraqi forces were killed" = propaganda-speak  Swamp_Rat   Aug-14-04 04:34 PM   #145 
  - Iraq is a US Colony.  Disturbed   Aug-14-04 06:02 PM   #156 
  - wake up man  Hidebo   Aug-14-04 10:31 PM   #165 
 

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