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34. this is going to reflect on all the good work she has done over the years,
reminds me of another great news person who was forced out after a stellar career.
This is a real shame.
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  -Helen Thomas announces retirement Electric Monk  Jun-07-10 11:25 AM   #0 
  - How horrible. We have lost the only honest voice in DC.  saracat   Jun-07-10 11:28 AM   #1 
  - Honest???? She's a long-time liar.  robcon   Jun-07-10 11:58 AM   #88 
  - I'd say something  Loki   Jun-07-10 12:04 PM   #90 
  - If I ignored people, you'd be on my ignored list.  MineralMan   Jun-07-10 12:08 PM   #93 
  - Thanks for providing links to her "long-time" lies.  Ignis   Jun-07-10 12:11 PM   #97 
  - Gee . Nice you are on the side of Fleisher and Bushco. They wanted her gone too!  saracat   Jun-07-10 12:24 PM   #103 
  - You're low, just plain low  CreekDog   Jun-07-10 03:19 PM   #199 
     - Bigotry? Really? Helen is no bigot. She referred to the Palestinian occupation, which isn't  saracat   Jun-07-10 06:16 PM   #222 
        - Thank you very much. Helen is no bigot, but she's no zionist either.  Raster   Jun-07-10 08:45 PM   #231 
        - apples to oranges...  Green_Lantern   Jun-08-10 11:21 AM   #236 
           - It's equally hateful to say "why don't the 'other Arab countries' take the refugees".  Ken Burch   Jun-08-10 09:03 PM   #271 
  - Your words are a mirror.  freddie mertz   Jun-07-10 12:40 PM   #114 
  - Surprise!  mikelgb   Jun-07-10 01:35 PM   #153 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-07-10 02:06 PM   #176 
  - wow, that's harsh!  shanti   Jun-07-10 06:30 PM   #223 
  - at least a voice that reflects many DUers opinions  stray cat   Jun-07-10 12:27 PM   #107 
  - Not always. But a voice backed with experience and more knowledge that any other person  saracat   Jun-07-10 12:39 PM   #113 
     - but face it, her marble supply has been gradually dwindling (nt)  paulkienitz   Jun-07-10 12:59 PM   #126 
        - I disagree.  saracat   Jun-07-10 01:02 PM   #129 
        - Her Ballz supply has been increasing....  heliarc   Jun-07-10 01:37 PM   #155 
        - Yet, she sill had ten times as many marbles as most in D.C. Same goes for integrity.  No Elephants   Jun-07-10 01:54 PM   #169 
        - Hardly. When is the last time you talked with her at length?  DFW   Jun-07-10 02:29 PM   #184 
        - Has Nothing to Do With Her Marbles  liberalmike27   Jun-08-10 12:10 PM   #250 
  - her being a bigot does not bother you?  CreekDog   Jun-07-10 03:17 PM   #198 
  - Helen is NOT a bigot. But Israel did assassinate an American aid worker and suffered no consequence...  saracat   Jun-08-10 12:18 AM   #234 
     - so Thomas can make anti-semitic statements because some  Green_Lantern   Jun-08-10 11:24 AM   #237 
        - Helen isn't anti semitic. She may be anti Israel. There is a huge difference.  saracat   Jun-08-10 12:21 PM   #251 
           - she may not be anti-semitic but her statement was....  Green_Lantern   Jun-08-10 01:18 PM   #253 
              - Some people are called Palestinians. The israelis have encroached on Gaza for years.  saracat   Jun-08-10 03:01 PM   #255 
                 - No there s no country called Palestine...  Green_Lantern   Jun-08-10 03:10 PM   #256 
                    - Four bullets to the head isn't an assassination to you? That isn't a murder? WOW.  saracat   Jun-08-10 03:29 PM   #257 
                    - what if he was behaving aggressively against them?  Green_Lantern   Jun-08-10 03:51 PM   #260 
                       - Restraint is four bullets to the head? Even killing him just takes one. Geez.  saracat   Jun-08-10 03:53 PM   #262 
                    - And there is No State of palestine because it hasn't been recognized.  saracat   Jun-08-10 03:33 PM   #258 
                       - Palestine is the entire area....not just the West Bank...  Green_Lantern   Jun-08-10 03:46 PM   #259 
                          - I am aware of where Palestine is, thank you. You fail to address the issues.  saracat   Jun-08-10 03:51 PM   #261 
                             - the issue in this thread is Helen Thomas putting her anger and  Green_Lantern   Jun-08-10 03:59 PM   #263 
                                - The issue is why are Helen's opinions more condemned than the  saracat   Jun-08-10 04:19 PM   #264 
                                   - that's really apples to oranges...  Green_Lantern   Jun-08-10 04:26 PM   #265 
                                      - But only Helen has been punished. Only Helen has faced consequences.  saracat   Jun-08-10 04:30 PM   #266 
                                         - one has little to do with the other...  Green_Lantern   Jun-08-10 04:37 PM   #267 
                                            - One has everything to do with each other. Israel will never be held to account.Ever.  saracat   Jun-08-10 04:47 PM   #268 
                                               - Israel's actions doesn't excuse anti-semitic remarks....  Green_Lantern   Jun-09-10 11:30 AM   #272 
  - BS Media Filter, Can't Speak Badly, Ever, About Israel  liberalmike27   Jun-08-10 12:05 PM   #248 
  - Yikes! NT  rbixby   Jun-07-10 11:29 AM   #2 
  - Although crass Helen spoke the truth  Botany   Jun-07-10 11:30 AM   #3 
  - A picture is worth a thousand words.  Karenina   Jun-07-10 11:31 AM   #4 
  - Thanks for the maps. Here is what she said...  uppityperson   Jun-07-10 11:35 AM   #7 
  - Go back to Poland? Go back to Germany? Are you kidding me?  Ellen Forradalom   Jun-07-10 11:45 AM   # 
  - Did many German and Polish Jews migrate to Israel after WWII?  gmoney   Jun-07-10 11:57 AM   #85 
  - she did not say get out of Israel  azurnoir   Jun-07-10 12:01 PM   #89 
  - there's no such thing as Palestine...Palestine was the area  Green_Lantern   Jun-08-10 11:36 AM   #240 
  - Yes, they have lived there for many years, but there wasn't  proReality   Jun-07-10 12:10 PM   #96 
  - No  No Elephants   Jun-07-10 12:28 PM   #108 
  - Apparently the influx of Jews after WW2 came from Europe  dixiegrrrrl   Jun-07-10 01:04 PM   #131 
  - 19000 German and 173000 Poles  OnlinePoker   Jun-07-10 01:20 PM   #142 
  - yes many Jews came to Palestine between 1917-1948..  Green_Lantern   Jun-08-10 11:31 AM   #239 
  - I'm sure she's sick of checking what she says  heliarc   Jun-07-10 01:55 PM   #170 
     - Remember, too, that the state of Israel was created by a partition  Tansy_Gold   Jun-07-10 03:35 PM   #203 
  - Now why is the 'America. And everywhere else.' part omitted  polly7   Jun-07-10 04:13 PM   #210 
  - Helen and Glenn Beck both need history lessons...  Green_Lantern   Jun-08-10 11:28 AM   #238 
  - Thanks.  dgibby   Jun-07-10 11:36 AM   #11 
  - Juan Cole's Informed Comment is a good source  Botany   Jun-07-10 11:46 AM   #57 
     - Thanks!  dgibby   Jun-07-10 11:49 AM   #68 
  - no she didn't  cali   Jun-07-10 11:36 AM   #12 
  - People should be allowed to live wherever they want.  heliarc   Jun-07-10 02:37 PM   #189 
     - she didn't say that though...she said Jews need to all get out...  Green_Lantern   Jun-08-10 11:41 AM   #241 
  - You agree with her that Jews should go back to Poland and Germany?  Freddie Stubbs   Jun-07-10 11:58 AM   #87 
  - she didn't say that, did she?  frylock   Jun-07-10 12:25 PM   #106 
  - Yes, she did:  Freddie Stubbs   Jun-07-10 12:55 PM   #122 
  - Please see Replies 141 and 150.  No Elephants   Jun-07-10 01:57 PM   #172 
  - Watch the video of it, while the language is accurate the way she  harun   Jun-07-10 01:48 PM   #161 
  - Did she lie about who she was on an internet site?  Kingofalldems   Jun-07-10 12:35 PM   #112 
  - Do you have any evidence that she did?  Freddie Stubbs   Jun-07-10 12:56 PM   #123 
     - Not at all  Kingofalldems   Jun-07-10 12:58 PM   #125 
        - Then you should present your evidence, unless you are part of some conspiracy  Freddie Stubbs   Jun-07-10 01:13 PM   #138 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-07-10 02:08 PM   #178 
  - A picture is worth 1000 words, and here are 4 pictures of the truth. I am  activa8tr   Jun-07-10 01:39 PM   #156 
  - Thanks for the image. People need to see it. n/t  Judi Lynn   Jun-07-10 01:52 PM   #165 
  - One thing that is important to note is that nearly all access to water  prolesunited   Jun-07-10 02:06 PM   #175 
  - Wow...  GoddessOfGuinness   Jun-07-10 02:06 PM   #177 
  - Eeek!  Laughing Mirror   Jun-07-10 02:30 PM   #185 
  - So sad.  polly7   Jun-07-10 04:08 PM   #209 
  - In the meantime some are working hard to keep that process in progress.  ave   Jun-07-10 04:27 PM   #213 
  - Thanks for the photo  EgyptoGirl   Jun-07-10 07:57 PM   #226 
  - Back atcha.  Jim Sagle   Jun-08-10 05:53 PM   #270 
  - Damn it. We just lost a truth-teller and the one person who never rolled  tekisui   Jun-07-10 11:32 AM   #5 
  - You've described her, as well as explaining why we've lost her,  No Elephants   Jun-07-10 12:41 PM   #115 
     - Very true! n/t  activa8tr   Jun-07-10 01:40 PM   #157 
  - Yes, you aren't supposed to criticize Israel  Oregone   Jun-07-10 11:33 AM   #6 
  - Just say one word that isn't right-wing politically correct and you've had it!  Better Believe It   Jun-07-10 11:35 AM   #8 
  - No Shit (nt)  Dinger   Jun-07-10 11:44 AM   #51 
  - lol...being against anti-semitism is right-wing?  Green_Lantern   Jun-08-10 11:44 AM   #242 
  - no...you just aren't supposed to make blanket statements...  Green_Lantern   Jun-08-10 11:46 AM   #243 
  - You will be dearly missed and never forgotten  ShamelessHussy   Jun-07-10 11:35 AM   #9 
  - +1  madmax   Jun-07-10 11:37 AM   #13 
  - Time for another rose drive for Helen.  glitch   Jun-07-10 11:36 AM   #10 
  - I agree!  saracat   Jun-07-10 12:24 PM   #104 
  - I only hope people who say :"Palestinians should go to Jordan" get the same treatment  UndertheOcean   Jun-07-10 11:37 AM   #14 
  - Holocaust  Politics_Guy27   Jun-07-10 11:40 AM   # 
     - Hating the Israeli Government for its Policies is ok.Do you agree that the Palestinians suffered to?  UndertheOcean   Jun-07-10 11:43 AM   #48 
     - Nowhere near as much as the Jews in 1940s Europe  Politics_Guy27   Jun-07-10 11:47 AM   #60 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-07-10 02:13 PM   #180 
     - I think you conflate the Jewish people and the Israeli government  LanternWaste   Jun-07-10 11:54 AM   #80 
     - +1 -- This is NOT a distinction without a difference.  Ignis   Jun-07-10 12:13 PM   #98 
     - Yep. There is no more destructive anti-semitic statement  jgraz   Jun-07-10 12:49 PM   #118 
        - Oh I agree that Netanyahu is a thug  Politics_Guy27   Jun-07-10 03:56 PM   #207 
           - I don't agree that *any* religious or ethnic group has an inherent right to their own state  jgraz   Jun-07-10 05:41 PM   #220 
     - The hatred is hurtful  atreides1   Jun-07-10 11:57 AM   #86 
     - I do remember Anne Frank. I also remember that she wrote of her sister Margot's desire to emmigrate  ET Awful   Jun-07-10 12:32 PM   #110 
     - Palestinians didn't commit the Holocaust. Once they do, then you get back to me.  harun   Jun-07-10 01:57 PM   #171 
     - Your post would be meaningful if Thomas or the Palestinians had been responsible for he Holocaust.  No Elephants   Jun-07-10 02:05 PM   #174 
     - Yes, and how much longer do Palestinians have to keep paying the cost?  Laughing Mirror   Jun-07-10 02:36 PM   #188 
  - At 89 she deserves to retire and enjoy herself -  lynne   Jun-07-10 11:38 AM   #15 
  - Helen Thomas RETIRING Effective Immediately  Freddie Stubbs   Jun-07-10 11:40 AM   #16 
  - Well done! Another reliably-liberal media voice silenced. (NT)  Tesha   Jun-07-10 11:40 AM   #17 
  - Antisemitism is not a liberal value  Freddie Stubbs   Jun-07-10 11:40 AM   #18 
     - She's not a bigot and have seen no evidence that she is.  Better Believe It   Jun-07-10 11:40 AM   #21 
     - And A Message Was Sent Out To Other WH Correspondents Who Want To Ask Hard Questions  Dinger   Jun-07-10 11:40 AM   #32 
     - Telling Jews to "go home" to Germany is not asking a hard question.  Ian David   Jun-07-10 11:42 AM   #45 
     - Dinhger, you are exactly correct....do not ask hard questions....  prairierose   Jun-07-10 12:18 PM   #100 
     - ...aided and abetted by a lot of lefties, oddly-enough!  Tesha   Jun-07-10 11:43 AM   #47 
     - Saying that an ethnic group should leave a particular country is no bigoted?  Freddie Stubbs   Jun-07-10 12:59 PM   #127 
     - Yes but she's not an anti semite  Taverner   Jun-07-10 11:40 AM   #22 
     - You;'re right. She doesn't hate ALL Semites. She only hates the Jewish ones...  Ian David   Jun-07-10 11:40 AM   #27 
        - Oh what she said was stupid, and the kind of thing you would expect from a Beck listener  Taverner   Jun-07-10 11:40 AM   #37 
           - Telling Jews to go "home" to Germany is not criticizing Israel. It's advocating Ethnic Cleansing.  Ian David   Jun-07-10 11:49 AM   #69 
           - Not entirely sure making a boneheaded comment like that is tantamount to Ethnic Cleansing  Taverner   Jun-07-10 11:52 AM   #75 
              - Ethnic cleansing  Ian David   Jun-07-10 11:55 AM   #82 
                 - My problem with this sort of statement  Curtis   Jun-07-10 12:07 PM   #92 
                 - WRONG  Ian David   Jun-07-10 12:10 PM   #95 
                 - Interesting  Curtis   Jun-07-10 01:34 PM   #151 
                 - So, religious cleansing is ok?  Freddie Stubbs   Jun-07-10 01:01 PM   #128 
                 - Um,  Curtis   Jun-07-10 01:32 PM   #149 
                 - Jews are a religion yes but the root of anti-semitism isn't based  Green_Lantern   Jun-08-10 11:54 AM   #245 
                 - No, she wasn't.  No Elephants   Jun-07-10 01:40 PM   #158 
                 - Which describes exactly what Israel is doing in Palestine  Laughing Mirror   Jun-07-10 02:42 PM   #192 
           - but she didn't just criticize Israel...she basically said Jews  Green_Lantern   Jun-08-10 11:50 AM   #244 
     - Criticizing Israel does not = antisemitism.  uppityperson   Jun-07-10 11:40 AM   #29 
     - Exactly. n/t  Ian David   Jun-07-10 11:40 AM   #36 
     - But they didn't come from Poland. So much friction when the Poles felt that they  glinda   Jun-07-10 11:54 AM   #79 
     - Then why would she suggest that Israelis leave Israel, as most of them were born in Isreal?  Freddie Stubbs   Jun-07-10 01:02 PM   #130 
        - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Jun-07-10 01:25 PM   #145 
        - She said Palestine.  uppityperson   Jun-07-10 04:21 PM   #211 
     - When will you stop using the race card to silence criticism of Israel?  notadmblnd   Jun-07-10 12:07 PM   #91 
     - Anti-semitism is specifically define as discrimination against or prejudice or hostility toward Jews  Freddie Stubbs   Jun-07-10 01:05 PM   #132 
     - oh ok...now "she just meant Gaza" and before it was just...  Green_Lantern   Jun-08-10 11:58 AM   #246 
     - She said Jews should not be occupying Palestine. That is anti-Israel, not anti-Semitic.  No Elephants   Jun-07-10 12:58 PM   #124 
     - Wow. That's a convincing arguement  Freddie Stubbs   Jun-07-10 01:07 PM   #134 
        - Glad you are starting to understand the difference between "Israel" and "Jews"  uppityperson   Jun-07-10 01:27 PM   #147 
     - Ah, but jumping to conclusions based on little real evidence  ProudDad   Jun-07-10 08:40 PM   #230 
  - I bet she was fired, she would never have retired.  crazyjoe   Jun-07-10 11:40 AM   #19 
  - She was forced to retire  Lone_Star_Dem   Jun-07-10 11:40 AM   #20 
  - So apparently Ari Fleisher still has more clout than Helen. What a vile thing to do to her.  saracat   Jun-07-10 11:40 AM   #23 
  - She did it to herself. Lots of great people have been burdened with petty bigotries in their lives.  Ian David   Jun-07-10 11:40 AM   #33 
  - Please see Replies 141 (for the West Bank info) and 150.  No Elephants   Jun-07-10 01:51 PM   #163 
  - +1000 nt  laughingliberal   Jun-07-10 11:46 AM   #58 
  - Wow. n/t  BumRushDaShow   Jun-07-10 11:40 AM   #24 
  - I still love Helen! n/t  madmax   Jun-07-10 11:40 AM   #25 
  - Her comments are pretty ridiculous.  Renew Deal   Jun-07-10 11:40 AM   #26 
  - From WaPo email  jaxx   Jun-07-10 11:40 AM   #28 
  - Fuck the media, that is NOT what she said, she said Israel, not Jews.  uppityperson   Jun-07-10 11:40 AM   #31 
     - Oh well then, that makes it all better. Thanks for clearing that up for us!!  crazyjoe   Jun-07-10 11:40 AM   #38 
     - It makes it more accurate. You are welcome. Full quotes matter  uppityperson   Jun-07-10 11:43 AM   #49 
        - People never want accuracy  Laughing Mirror   Jun-07-10 02:47 PM   #193 
     - you're embarrassing yourself  cali   Jun-07-10 11:52 AM   #74 
        - Oh, I'm not embarrassed at all for posting the longer quote.  uppityperson   Jun-07-10 11:56 AM   #84 
  - Oh well  90-percent   Jun-07-10 11:40 AM   #30 
  - this is going to reflect on all the good work she has done over the years,  crazyjoe   Jun-07-10 11:40 AM   #34 
  - Woo-Hoo, Mission Accomplished!  Dinger   Jun-07-10 11:40 AM   #35 
  - She did it to herself. n/t  Ian David   Jun-07-10 11:40 AM   #39 
  - You're Not Paying Attention Either  Dinger   Jun-07-10 11:42 AM   #44 
  - I am paying attention. But it appears my attention isn't as selective as yours. n/t  Ian David   Jun-07-10 11:44 AM   #52 
  - And every time you've misquoted her here, you helped!  Tesha   Jun-07-10 11:48 AM   #64 
  - Who made her say that?  Renew Deal   Jun-07-10 11:42 AM   #46 
  - The tiny Jew that lives in her closet? n/t  Ian David   Jun-07-10 11:45 AM   #53 
  - I will say that this indicates  Politics_Guy27   Jun-07-10 11:44 AM   #50 
     - Do you agree with her comments?  Renew Deal   Jun-07-10 11:45 AM   #54 
     - That's a good point  Politics_Guy27   Jun-07-10 11:51 AM   #71 
        - Welcome to DU!!!  Renew Deal   Jun-07-10 11:53 AM   #78 
     - It just means that we on the left once again hold our own to a higher moral standard.  Ian David   Jun-07-10 11:45 AM   #56 
  - Now, if we can just get the racists on the right to retire. n/t  Ozymanithrax   Jun-07-10 11:40 AM   #40 
  - Wrong place... n/t  Ozymanithrax   Jun-07-10 11:47 AM   #63 
  - This is a sad day. Helen we love you and will miss you.  Wizard777   Jun-07-10 11:50 AM   #70 
  - And yet Pat Buchannan still has a job. Only Conservatives are allowed to hate Jews & keep their job.  Ian David   Jun-07-10 11:41 AM   #41 
  - +999999999999999999999999  Change Happens   Jun-07-10 11:47 AM   #62 
  - Fuckin' A!  City Lights   Jun-07-10 11:51 AM   #73 
  - To be fair, he also hates Muslims.  Lone_Star_Dem   Jun-07-10 12:33 PM   #111 
     - And hating Muslims is totally acceptable to our present public discourse.  freddie mertz   Jun-07-10 12:42 PM   #116 
     - I do hope you're not assuming I'm saying such  Lone_Star_Dem   Jun-07-10 12:49 PM   #119 
        - It's not just self-described Republicans, in my experience.  freddie mertz   Jun-07-10 02:22 PM   #181 
     - I think he hates Black People most of all, though. n/t  Ian David   Jun-07-10 02:28 PM   #183 
  - I wonder who Hearst will find to replace her.  LuvNewcastle   Jun-07-10 11:41 AM   #42 
  - I had just sent her an e-mail of support this am.  dgibby   Jun-07-10 11:42 AM   #43 
  - gwb's wet dream  Dinger   Jun-07-10 11:45 AM   #55 
  - The thought of Bush having a wet dream involving Helen Thomas... (shudder) n/t  Ian David   Jun-07-10 11:46 AM   #59 
  - Yes, I'm sure he was angered by Thomas' diatribes againt Gibbs and Obama  Freddie Stubbs   Jun-07-10 01:51 PM   #164 
  - In her heyday she was an outstanding reporter  bluestateguy   Jun-07-10 11:47 AM   #61 
  - Just like how few people remember John Wilkes Booth for his acting career  Freddie Stubbs   Jun-07-10 01:53 PM   #166 
     - Yes, well, Helen Thomas didn't murder anyone  bluestateguy   Jun-07-10 02:27 PM   #182 
        - Those issues didn't end MLK's career  Freddie Stubbs   Jun-07-10 02:38 PM   #190 
  - Lots of Love on this thread  saigon68   Jun-07-10 11:48 AM   #65 
  - Now we need to get the racists on the right to retire. n/t  Ozymanithrax   Jun-07-10 11:48 AM   #66 
  - She violated the #1 rule:  Gman   Jun-07-10 11:48 AM   #67 
  - I agree.  Renew Deal   Jun-07-10 11:54 AM   #81 
  - i'm pretty sure that some anti-palestinian bigotry is flying under the radar  xchrom   Jun-07-10 11:51 AM   #72 
  - +1000 - totally agree  DURHAM D   Jun-07-10 12:22 PM   #102 
  - add my +1000 to that  jaysunb   Jun-07-10 01:10 PM   #136 
  - Yep.  EFerrari   Jun-07-10 01:34 PM   #152 
  - yes  Laughing Mirror   Jun-07-10 02:56 PM   #195 
  - We'll never get the inconvenient truth out of the White House again.  Wizard777   Jun-07-10 11:52 AM   #76 
  - shit. there goes the last real reporter. Im sure the WH is delighted, no more REAL questions.  Mari333   Jun-07-10 11:52 AM   #77 
  - Happy retirement, Helen.  City Lights   Jun-07-10 11:56 AM   #83 
  - Good  BeyondGeography   Jun-07-10 12:09 PM   #94 
  - She was becoming a bit ditsy, a bit shoot-from-the-belt, and many she  skip fox   Jun-07-10 12:13 PM   #99 
  - so, Israel is more powerful than Freedom of Speech  Aramchek   Jun-07-10 12:22 PM   #101 
  - I'll never understand how Jews continue to support Liberals  tazme   Jun-07-10 12:24 PM   #105 
  - Enjoy your stay  Electric Monk   Jun-07-10 01:07 PM   #133 
  - Not PC enough for you?  tazme   Jun-07-10 02:33 PM   #186 
  - I'll never understand why liberals support the current state of Israel and its current government.  Tesha   Jun-07-10 05:36 PM   #218 
  - I will miss...  fascisthunter   Jun-07-10 12:29 PM   #109 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-07-10 01:47 PM   #160 
  - good. wise decision  rollin74   Jun-07-10 12:47 PM   #117 
  - I stand by Helen. She is a role model. She spoke the truth  kgnu_fan   Jun-07-10 12:51 PM   #120 
  - In this case????  tazme   Jun-07-10 12:53 PM   #121 
  - If she spoke the truth, why did she apologize & say that her statements did not reflect her beliefs?  Freddie Stubbs   Jun-07-10 01:09 PM   #135 
     - Maybe that was easier than trying to fight the "ovens" bullshit so many have been slinging  No Elephants   Jun-07-10 01:15 PM   #140 
  - If you people had to witness Israel attack, invade, occupy, and attack again your native country  Arrowhead2k1   Jun-07-10 01:10 PM   #137 
  - When did Isreal invade the United States?  Freddie Stubbs   Jun-07-10 01:14 PM   #139 
     - I'm talking about Lebanon.  Arrowhead2k1   Jun-07-10 01:24 PM   #144 
        - Usually a person's native country is where they were born and raised  Freddie Stubbs   Jun-07-10 01:26 PM   #146 
           - Okay, semantics, but you get the point.  Arrowhead2k1   Jun-07-10 01:27 PM   #148 
              - You made your point well, and many of us native speakers would call  activa8tr   Jun-07-10 01:43 PM   #159 
                 - That seems a lot like the people who insist that Obama is Kenyan  Freddie Stubbs   Jun-07-10 01:50 PM   #162 
  - For those of you knee-jerkers who didn't watch the actual video of the ambush...  ProudDad   Jun-07-10 01:20 PM   #141 
  - Thanks. Important point!  No Elephants   Jun-07-10 01:36 PM   #154 
  - She missed the opportunity to correct that in yesterday's "apology" if that had been what she meant.  Ian David   Jun-07-10 01:53 PM   #167 
  - you support ethnic cleansing?  tazme   Jun-07-10 02:11 PM   #179 
  - Do you understand logic errors?  ProudDad   Jun-07-10 03:24 PM   #201 
     - meaning if I don't conform to your views  tazme   Jun-07-10 03:40 PM   #204 
        - Enjoy your short (irrational) stay... (n/t)  ProudDad   Jun-07-10 04:25 PM   #212 
           - That's your way of defending your view of this racist?  tazme   Jun-07-10 04:38 PM   #214 
              - Helen Thomas has proven over more decades than you'll probably see  ProudDad   Jun-07-10 08:38 PM   #229 
                 - No I'm not, I'm a Jewish Democrat, and if I were you..  tazme   Jun-08-10 12:08 PM   #249 
  - Thank you ... you are exactly right. nt  heliarc   Jun-07-10 02:38 PM   #191 
  - There is one earth, one human race,. people need to get over dividers.  civilisation   Jun-07-10 01:23 PM   #143 
  - Must...resist... Must...not...evolve...  GoddessOfGuinness   Jun-07-10 02:48 PM   #194 
  - What terribIe news, I can only repeat my post from the Thomas/commencement thread (with  No Elephants   Jun-07-10 01:32 PM   #150 
  - +1  GoddessOfGuinness   Jun-07-10 03:20 PM   #200 
  - I think it's also important  RZM   Jun-07-10 01:53 PM   #168 
  - Enemy number 1 of "Jews" is the Israeli Government and its policies (n/t)  ProudDad   Jun-07-10 03:28 PM   #202 
     - what's with putting Jews in quotation marks?  cali   Jun-07-10 05:46 PM   #221 
        - Because some people continue to use "Jews"  ProudDad   Jun-07-10 08:36 PM   #227 
           - oh my....so many historical inaccuracies there but how is  Green_Lantern   Jun-08-10 12:04 PM   #247 
           - Do you get this shit from stormfront?  tazme   Jun-08-10 12:28 PM   #252 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Jun-07-10 02:03 PM   #173 
  - LOL  RZM   Jun-07-10 02:36 PM   #187 
  - So many people in the US ignore suffering of Palestine, Helen did not  kgnu_fan   Jun-07-10 03:07 PM   #196 
  - It's interesting to compare this thread to FreakedRethuglic's counterpart  GoddessOfGuinness   Jun-07-10 03:17 PM   #197 
  - They are just as unanimous at stormfront.org  tazme   Jun-07-10 03:50 PM   #205 
     - Looking at some of the other threads on that site, I'd say it was more like  GoddessOfGuinness   Jun-07-10 07:42 PM   #224 
  - Good.  proteus_lives   Jun-07-10 03:54 PM   #206 
  - Israel 1 America 0  IndianaGreen   Jun-07-10 03:58 PM   #208 
  - Maybe this should be moved to the Israel/Palestine forum because of all the heat  alp227   Jun-07-10 04:39 PM   #215 
  - AIPAC should be proud of itself  Joe Bacon   Jun-07-10 05:33 PM   #216 
  - Fell victim to the long knives... n/t  backscatter712   Jun-07-10 05:35 PM   #217 
  - The mighty little lady that George W. Bush ran scared from  underpants   Jun-07-10 05:38 PM   #219 
  - They remind you it is not your country  EgyptoGirl   Jun-07-10 07:56 PM   #225 
  - Pretty damn weenie of the mods to move a thread about Helen Thomas' Retirement  ProudDad   Jun-07-10 08:36 PM   #228 
  - I concur.  Raster   Jun-07-10 08:47 PM   #232 
  - The terrorists win again!!!!!  John Kerry VonErich   Jun-07-10 09:38 PM   #233 
  - if a RWer said what Thomas said DUers would flip out...  Green_Lantern   Jun-08-10 11:13 AM   #235 
  - she made these statements guess where?  Green_Lantern   Jun-08-10 01:36 PM   #254 
  - Good.  Jim Sagle   Jun-08-10 05:49 PM   #269 
 

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