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whatgives Donating Member (130 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jun-13-05 11:52 PM
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5. A suggestion
your argument would be much better if you compared the conditions before the war with the situation after the war. Just a thought. :applause:
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  -BBC: 50% Iraq w/o water, 25% w/ food hand outs...1.8 mil barrel oil/day rainbow4321  Jun-13-05 11:05 PM   #0 
  - 12M Iraqis with no safe water this summer?  wtmusic   Jun-13-05 11:10 PM   #1 
  - Can you imagine how Americans would react under those conditions  xray s   Jun-13-05 11:12 PM   #2 
  - But, but ... they're not like us.  TahitiNut   Jun-13-05 11:16 PM   #3 
  - false analogy...they're not white.  burythehatchet   Jun-14-05 08:35 AM   #9 
     - They're not True-Believing (TM) Christians  SpiralHawk   Jun-14-05 08:48 AM   #11 
  - 25% completely dependent on government handouts?  Erika   Jun-13-05 11:20 PM   #4 
  - A suggestion  whatgives   Jun-13-05 11:52 PM   #5 
  - Do you mean during sanctions?  julianer   Jun-14-05 08:22 AM   #8 
  - Yep..here is stuff from before the first time.  rainbow4321   Jun-14-05 10:27 AM   #16 
  - was it worse before?  burythehatchet   Jun-14-05 08:37 AM   #10 
  - The average oil output before the war was 2.5 million barrels,  deliusmax   Jun-14-05 10:20 AM   #15 
  - "Electricity and clean water were still below prewar levels"  rainbow4321   Jun-14-05 10:50 AM   #17 
  - Iraq now has temperatures daily well above 100 degrees  Erika   Jun-14-05 12:10 AM   #6 
  - They volunteered, remember?  LuPeRcALiO   Jun-15-05 09:44 AM   #20 
  - kick  FLDem5   Jun-14-05 08:15 AM   #7 
  - disgusting  bigtree   Jun-14-05 09:14 AM   #12 
  - Venezuela and Iraq  PATRICK   Jun-14-05 09:14 AM   #13 
  - But they reopened every school and hospital they bombed!  Feles Mala   Jun-14-05 09:33 AM   #14 
  - They need new targets!  julianer   Jun-15-05 09:08 AM   #18 
  - Sure they did.  LuPeRcALiO   Jun-15-05 09:39 AM   #19 
  - after making a buck by rebuilding them  rman   Jun-15-05 10:44 AM   #22 
  - Read the whole article from the BBC: One Day in Iraq: At-a-glance  Roland99   Jun-15-05 10:07 AM   #21 
  - Should be compared to the situation before,  rman   Jun-15-05 10:47 AM   #23 
  - But there's a Burger King in the green zone  Greybnk48   Jun-15-05 11:37 AM   #24 
 

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