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rumpel Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Feb-28-05 12:54 AM
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35. The UN gave up on the mercury global resolution due to US opposition
the LA Times artcile said, "US Victory on Mercury....." couple of days as I recall, and I wondered victory over what?
It is disgusting beyond belief.
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  -Republicans say mercury poisoning is no big deal quaoar  Feb-26-05 11:05 PM   #0 
  - The Republican Party, no lie too disgraceful, no propaganda too  acmavm   Feb-26-05 11:08 PM   #1 
  - Since it suits the neocon agenda that citizens are easily deceived,  havocmom   Feb-26-05 11:11 PM   #2 
  - I agree  Erika   Feb-26-05 11:24 PM   #7 
  - So what happens if the right gets their way?  Mountainman   Feb-26-05 11:12 PM   #3 
  - The neocons in power care about the $ only  Erika   Feb-26-05 11:16 PM   #6 
  - Obviously not  FreedomAngel82   Feb-27-05 01:21 AM   #16 
  - Kick! This needs to be publicized. The scum is at it again. n/t  Nothing Without Hope   Feb-26-05 11:13 PM   #4 
  - This is most likely  quaoar   Feb-26-05 11:31 PM   #8 
     - I'm sure you're right - the power industry and the blivet** cartel  Nothing Without Hope   Feb-26-05 11:50 PM   #9 
  - They think fascism and sadism is  zidzi   Feb-26-05 11:15 PM   #5 
  - whether by war, poverty, or pollution  Blue_Tires   Feb-27-05 12:20 AM   #10 
  - Haven't read Alice in Wonderland have they?  kineneb   Feb-27-05 12:21 AM   #11 
  - I'm telling you, between the mercury and the perchlorate  impeachdubya   Feb-27-05 12:36 AM   #12 
  - Of course it's Pombo  depakid   Feb-27-05 01:02 AM   #13 
  - It is already necessary to limit one's intake of tuna  quaoar   Feb-27-05 01:03 AM   #14 
  - This is scary  FreedomAngel82   Feb-27-05 01:19 AM   #15 
  - It does  quaoar   Feb-27-05 01:27 AM   #17 
  - What the FUCK is wrong with these assholes?!!!  TheGoldenRule   Feb-27-05 03:15 PM   #18 
  - Online Newsweek has big article on Autism this week  LdyGuique   Feb-27-05 05:31 PM   #19 
     - Thank you! The reason I'm ticked is because of this very reason!  TheGoldenRule   Feb-28-05 12:27 AM   #33 
  - Ask people from Minimata, Japan if they agree with that  Canuckistanian   Feb-27-05 05:33 PM   #20 
  - I think we ought to believe them as soon as they ...  Pepperbelly   Feb-27-05 05:45 PM   #21 
  - Now there's a good idea!  quaoar   Feb-27-05 05:53 PM   #22 
  - Here in DC....  journalist3072   Feb-27-05 05:54 PM   #23 
  - What was leaking mercury?  quaoar   Feb-27-05 10:21 PM   #26 
     - So far, they really aren't saying....  journalist3072   Feb-27-05 11:23 PM   #31 
        - It probably wasn't too big a deal  depakid   Feb-28-05 03:21 AM   #37 
  - Human thermometers mean more jobs and more growth  despairing optimist   Feb-27-05 07:44 PM   #24 
  - But mercury aborts unborn babies. What are they saying?  buddysmellgood   Feb-27-05 07:45 PM   #25 
  - So if those republicans  FreedomAngel82   Feb-28-05 12:33 AM   #34 
  - I cannot suppress the twitch in my upper lip on this one.  DemoTex   Feb-27-05 10:29 PM   #27 
  - Put your money where your mouth is, you Repugs  zulchzulu   Feb-27-05 10:33 PM   #28 
  - Why don't we send some mercury to all the repugs that are so  Democrat 4 Ever   Feb-27-05 10:51 PM   #29 
     - Mercury from a thermometer, if swallowed  quaoar   Feb-27-05 11:13 PM   #30 
  - Why, WHY is it that these insulated idiots never suffer the  Lindacooks   Feb-27-05 11:35 PM   #32 
  - The UN gave up on the mercury global resolution due to US opposition  rumpel   Feb-28-05 12:54 AM   #35 
  - But Bushies call themselves Christians?  Erika   Feb-28-05 12:59 AM   #36 
  - And boob jobs are good for you!  Nimrod   Feb-28-05 07:31 AM   #38 
     - That idiot Tom Coburn from Oklahoma actually said that!  depakid   Feb-28-05 08:57 AM   #39 
 

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