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demosincebirth Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jan-04-05 08:22 PM
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3. Shhh, don't ask.
You'll be labeled as anti-muslim
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  -I have a question about Muslim countries donations gizmo1979  Jan-04-05 08:09 PM   #0 
  - Well...  LynnTheDem   Jan-04-05 08:17 PM   #1 
  - With Kuwait  lenidog   Jan-04-05 08:19 PM   #2 
  - How did the Iraqi invasion hurt Kuwaiti national income?  Egalitariat   Jan-04-05 08:35 PM   #6 
     - Remember  lenidog   Jan-04-05 08:45 PM   #9 
        - Yup.  Jesus H. Christ   Jan-04-05 08:51 PM   #15 
        - Yeah, but that was 14 years ago. Not only has Kuwait been rebuilt  Egalitariat   Jan-04-05 09:09 PM   #36 
           - Actually - Iraq owes Kuwait quite a bit of money (0ver the war)  bloom   Jan-04-05 09:13 PM   #38 
           - I read recently that their 'net income' last year was $100 billion dollars  Princess Turandot   Jan-05-05 04:20 AM   #52 
  - Shhh, don't ask.  augie38   Jan-04-05 08:22 PM   #3 
  - With good reason.  Jesus H. Christ   Jan-04-05 08:53 PM   #18 
  - Or, alternatively...  Darranar   Jan-04-05 08:57 PM   # 
  - Or  Jesus H. Christ   Jan-04-05 09:01 PM   #29 
  - So why can we ask why Americans are so damned greedy, then?  BullGooseLoony   Jan-04-05 09:11 PM   #37 
     - Are you seriously having trouble understanding?  Jesus H. Christ   Jan-04-05 09:14 PM   #39 
        - Yeah, I am. Why not fill me in on the difference?  BullGooseLoony   Jan-04-05 09:25 PM   #41 
           - Who's oppressing and killing Americans?  Jesus H. Christ   Jan-04-05 09:27 PM   #42 
              - Who's oppressing and killing the Saudi Royal Family, and the  BullGooseLoony   Jan-04-05 09:30 PM   #43 
                 - Kind of like saying...  Jesus H. Christ   Jan-04-05 09:32 PM   #44 
                    - LOL I never said there isn't racism anymore.  BullGooseLoony   Jan-04-05 09:34 PM   #45 
                       - Naw, but you live in the most Islamophobic country in the world...  Jesus H. Christ   Jan-04-05 09:35 PM   #46 
                          - I just said racism is making a massive comeback.  BullGooseLoony   Jan-04-05 09:38 PM   #47 
  - They're not Republicans butt...  48pan   Jan-04-05 08:57 PM   #23 
     - Who?  Jesus H. Christ   Jan-04-05 09:02 PM   #31 
  - in Islam everything is a test of ones faith, apparently suffering is a  sam sarrha   Jan-04-05 08:26 PM   #4 
  - There is a pecking order  lenidog   Jan-04-05 08:33 PM   #5 
  - Suffering is also a test...  PsychoDad   Jan-05-05 05:47 AM   #56 
  - Because Arab governments are just as greedy as every other...  Darranar   Jan-04-05 08:36 PM   #7 
  - I'm wondering about that too  sushi   Jan-04-05 08:40 PM   #8 
  - This is just another media deflection tactic.  Robbien   Jan-04-05 08:58 PM   #24 
     - This is a media hate tactic.  Jesus H. Christ   Jan-04-05 08:59 PM   #26 
  - This same question is being asked all day by right wing hate radio  Robbien   Jan-04-05 08:46 PM   #10 
  - Or  achtung_circus   Jan-04-05 08:49 PM   #12 
     - I believe that!  sushi   Jan-04-05 09:23 PM   #40 
  - Did their prophet say anything about giving all your money to the poor?  Solafide   Jan-04-05 08:48 PM   #11 
  - Yes, he did.  Jesus H. Christ   Jan-04-05 08:49 PM   #14 
  - Yes he did  lenidog   Jan-04-05 08:53 PM   #17 
     - Do you have a source?  Solafide   Jan-04-05 08:56 PM   #21 
        - The five pillars of Islam.  Jesus H. Christ   Jan-04-05 08:59 PM   #25 
        - The Koran  lenidog   Jan-04-05 09:06 PM   #33 
        - I'm a Muslim  PsychoDad   Jan-05-05 05:20 AM   #54 
           - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-05-05 04:54 PM   #64 
           - Just kidding, man  bobedwards   Jan-05-05 04:55 PM   #65 
  - Their donations are significantly larger than US donations.  Jesus H. Christ   Jan-04-05 08:49 PM   #13 
  - We need facts and data.. not smoke.  Solafide   Jan-04-05 08:53 PM   #16 
  - then choke on this.  Jesus H. Christ   Jan-04-05 08:55 PM   #20 
     - Read your site - says USA is giving 2X as much as Saudis  Solafide   Jan-04-05 09:01 PM   #30 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-04-05 09:02 PM   #32 
     - In relation to GDP, the Saudi donation is higher. n/t  Darranar   Jan-04-05 09:08 PM   #34 
     - Thanks for reposting that.  achtung_circus   Jan-04-05 09:09 PM   #35 
  - Americans are up to $1.10 or so  hfojvt   Jan-04-05 08:57 PM   #22 
  - Libya is more charitable.  Jesus H. Christ   Jan-04-05 09:00 PM   #28 
  - I don't think so.  augie38   Jan-05-05 01:36 PM   #60 
     - In the link.  Jesus H. Christ   Jan-05-05 01:39 PM   #61 
  - How did the Bush crime family donate?  chimpsrsmarter   Jan-04-05 08:54 PM   #19 
  - Scotty said they are "thinking" about what amount to give  Robbien   Jan-04-05 09:00 PM   #27 
  - Might not want to get into that kettle --  Megawatt   Jan-05-05 03:59 AM   #51 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-04-05 09:44 PM   #48 
  - The original "traditional American Christmas" was NO Christmas;  LynnTheDem   Jan-04-05 09:59 PM   #49 
  - How do we know that's pocket change?  Jackie97   Jan-04-05 10:04 PM   #50 
  - In the Gulf states  PsychoDad   Jan-05-05 05:41 AM   #55 
  - there are no poor kuwaitis  gizmo1979   Jan-05-05 04:24 PM   #63 
     - ExSQUEEEEEZE ME???????!!!  LynnTheDem   Jan-05-05 04:59 PM   #67 
        - You haven't heard that the HF is offering online social studies/geography  blondeatlast   Jan-05-05 05:04 PM   #70 
           - ROTFLMAO!!!  LynnTheDem   Jan-05-05 05:29 PM   #73 
  - Hey with all this debate about whose cheap and who isn't..  Princess Turandot   Jan-05-05 04:25 AM   #53 
  - Kingdom Triples Its Aid for Tsunami Victims  PsychoDad   Jan-05-05 09:14 AM   #57 
  - We've already heard this Right Wing Talking Point  Bridget Burke   Jan-05-05 09:23 AM   #58 
  - Damn considerate, isn't it?  blondeatlast   Jan-05-05 05:01 PM   #69 
  - The donations are not that small in the context of per capita income:  darkblue   Jan-05-05 09:37 AM   #59 
  - 5 million dollars in Middle East  hel   Jan-05-05 02:15 PM   #62 
  - Posted last night. Still no check-in from the OP.  blondeatlast   Jan-05-05 04:56 PM   #66 
  - Yep.  LynnTheDem   Jan-05-05 05:00 PM   #68 
  - I think this thread is sadder than the tsunami ones  Forkboy   Jan-05-05 05:12 PM   #71 
  - Who's donated?  bobedwards   Jan-05-05 05:23 PM   #72 
 

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