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BigMcLargehuge Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-06-04 11:44 AM
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45. same reason soldiers of every war since the dawn of affordable
photography have documented their exploits. Look at The Rape of Nanking... Hell, here's a photo collection on it, all of these, or most of them, were taken by the soldiers themselves as souveniers.

http://www.cnd.org/njmassacre/njm-tran/index.html

War makes people insane.
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  -Why Would They Document Their "Aborent" Crimes With Photographs? arwalden  May-06-04 08:13 AM   #0 
  - Bragging rights. n/t  LynzM   May-06-04 08:13 AM   #1 
  - Ever see the many, many phots of mobs standing at the foot of a lynch tree  keithyboy   May-06-04 08:16 AM   #2 
  - Evil?  iamjoy   May-06-04 08:25 AM   #11 
  - You are fucking kidding?  Spentastic   May-06-04 08:57 AM   #24 
  - No...  iamjoy   May-06-04 07:40 PM   #52 
     - Basically good people?  yardwork   May-06-04 09:40 PM   #67 
        - I'm Really Not Condoning Crime  iamjoy   May-06-04 10:11 PM   #69 
  - evil is right  EdGy   May-06-04 10:35 AM   #31 
  - Evil srpings from evil motives.  keithyboy   May-06-04 11:02 AM   #39 
  - You are saying that any training these "kids" got from parents and school  Mountainman   May-06-04 11:04 AM   #40 
  - I'd say soddomy with a broom handle by force is evil..  Caliphoto   May-06-04 11:43 AM   #44 
  - That One Is Different...  iamjoy   May-06-04 09:38 PM   #66 
  - sorry but any post that includes the words "maybe Rush was right"  meluseth   May-06-04 07:56 PM   #53 
  - Fun?  tiedye   May-06-04 08:03 PM   #54 
     - I Don't Know...  iamjoy   May-06-04 10:32 PM   #70 
  - good comparison, to the lynching postcards from the old south  mopaul   May-06-04 08:34 AM   #15 
  - Not just "the old south", mo.  trof   May-06-04 08:53 AM   #21 
  - Thumb through these.  trof   May-06-04 08:56 AM   #22 
     - Horrid! Simply Horrid!  arwalden   May-06-04 10:27 AM   #30 
     - Thanks, Butch  DemoTex   May-06-04 09:50 PM   #68 
  - Warning: GRAPHIC  trof   May-06-04 08:52 AM   #19 
  - Reminds me of the Vietnam era and the stories about the  calimary   May-06-04 08:37 PM   #65 
  - They Thought It Was Fun  iamjoy   May-06-04 08:18 AM   #3 
  - order by the military police to take the photos to use in other interogati  28erl   May-06-04 08:18 AM   #4 
  - That was one of the WH trial balloons. But that spin didn't fly. n/t  charlie105   May-06-04 08:20 AM   #7 
  - BS. Then why are the photos on their own personal cameras???  Caliphoto   May-06-04 11:45 AM   #46 
  - According to a story I read in today's Chicago Tribune, this might be...  terrya   May-06-04 08:19 AM   #5 
  - According to the government report on Iraqi prisons...  Cerval   May-06-04 08:58 AM   #25 
  - Gloating?  BJ   May-06-04 08:19 AM   #6 
  - What's really amusing  kegler14   May-06-04 08:23 AM   #8 
  - That woman in the photos...  Cerval   May-06-04 08:56 AM   #23 
  - Why?  Gman   May-06-04 08:24 AM   #9 
  - They seriously didn't think they were doing..............  Oz   May-06-04 08:24 AM   # 
  - They are now claiming they were ordered to take them  fishnfla   May-06-04 08:24 AM   #10 
  - I actually don't doubt that they were ordered to take pictures.  Cerval   May-06-04 09:01 AM   #27 
  - Photos were part of the torture...  Demoiselle   May-06-04 10:49 AM   #35 
  - Dumb as a post  mmcghenn   May-06-04 08:29 AM   #12 
  - You got it Allen  Warren Stuart   May-06-04 08:30 AM   #13 
  - the PNAC plan is to inflame the whole muslim world for decades  mopaul   May-06-04 08:31 AM   #14 
  - "ethnic cleansers" in Bosnia did the same  EdGy   May-06-04 08:36 AM   #16 
  - my uncle had a korean skull for a souvenir  mopaul   May-06-04 08:53 AM   #20 
  - Because the whole American society is fucked up  OKNancy   May-06-04 08:48 AM   #17 
  - You've got it...  Caliphoto   May-06-04 11:49 AM   #47 
  - Any time there is a thread asking this question  OKNancy   May-06-04 01:50 PM   #51 
  - Porn?  neverborn   May-06-04 08:34 PM   #63 
  - i fear  pansypoo53219   May-06-04 08:50 AM   #18 
  - Trophies and cult stuff. Maybe they're Setians too.  bobthedrummer   May-06-04 09:00 AM   #26 
  - That tired Set line is getting old... better to blame Scientology  thebigidea   May-06-04 10:38 AM   #32 
  - You are the only poster at DU that takes issue with my hidden history  bobthedrummer   May-06-04 11:41 AM   #43 
  - Yes, I serve the Dark Lord and his Earthly Agent, Donald Rumsfeld  thebigidea   May-06-04 08:10 PM   #56 
  - Scientology is evil, no doubt about it  neverborn   May-06-04 08:35 PM   #64 
  - I would be willing to bet this idea of "Trophies" is probably close  nolabels   May-06-04 10:52 AM   #37 
  - "Getting away with it" is deep in the American psyche  PurityOfEssence   May-06-04 09:11 AM   #28 
  - Damn, Purity. You should be writing for Kerry.  chimpymustgo   May-06-04 10:43 AM   #34 
  - Momentos....  MNBrew   May-06-04 09:11 AM   #29 
  - IMO-Set Up from the very beginning.  liberalnproud   May-06-04 10:39 AM   #33 
  - with digital, you no longer have to take your pics to the drugstore  maggrwaggr   May-06-04 10:52 AM   #36 
  - Did they honestly NOT think their actions were criminal, abusive, torture?  goodhue   May-06-04 10:56 AM   #38 
  - Some murderers enjoy it  KayLaw   May-06-04 11:04 AM   #41 
  - Drug-free soldiers with too much time on their hands  Ezlivin   May-06-04 11:34 AM   #42 
  - Drug free- not  tiedye   May-06-04 08:11 PM   #57 
  - same reason soldiers of every war since the dawn of affordable  BigMcLargehuge   May-06-04 11:44 AM   #45 
  - Mob mentality  wabeewoman   May-06-04 11:51 AM   #48 
  - To prove to their superiors that they were doing their job  downstairsparts   May-06-04 11:55 AM   #49 
  - To "share the moment"  chookie   May-06-04 11:59 AM   #50 
  - No fear of prosecution.  DrWeird   May-06-04 08:09 PM   #55 
  - They thought it funny and entertaining  Solly Mack   May-06-04 08:12 PM   #58 
  - And as Senator James Inhofe thinks . .  Oddman   May-06-04 08:16 PM   #59 
  - THEY WERE BUSTED  doubles   May-06-04 08:26 PM   #60 
     - There are 35 seperate investigations of abuse going on  Oddman   May-06-04 08:28 PM   #61 
        - I said a crowd not a couple..... nt  doubles   May-06-04 08:29 PM   #62 
 

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