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leftofthedial Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Sep-03-06 03:30 PM
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16. The "war" on "terror" is a marketing campaign
run by the neocons and the war profiteers and oil companies

these are the commercials.
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  -Is it "conspiracy' to think Al Queda videos are suspiciously timed? booley  Sep-03-06 01:41 PM   #0 
  - It's not you...  Virginia Dare   Sep-03-06 01:43 PM   #1 
  - Kinda makes you wonder..  sendero   Sep-03-06 01:44 PM   #2 
  - Since al-Qaeda is largely a product...  orwell   Sep-03-06 01:49 PM   #3 
  - It doesn't matter what kind of news story comes out at what time,  Balbus   Sep-03-06 01:56 PM   #4 
  - But we aren't talking about an act of God here  booley   Sep-03-06 01:57 PM   #5 
     - Uhh, were you around when hurricane Katrina and Rita hit last year?  Balbus   Sep-03-06 03:43 PM   #21 
        - This isn't the same  booley   Sep-03-06 08:22 PM   #35 
  - No conspiracy, Al Qaeda is just smarter than the Repubes  NOLADEM   Sep-03-06 02:06 PM   #6 
  - Great  booley   Sep-03-06 02:34 PM   #7 
  - Very clever...  mikelewis   Sep-03-06 03:03 PM   #11 
     - Thanks for the support and the welcome  NOLADEM   Sep-03-06 05:56 PM   #29 
        - Write it up and I'll post it for you...  mikelewis   Sep-03-06 06:57 PM   #32 
  - No conspiracy and it's not a coincidence  liberal N proud   Sep-03-06 02:35 PM   #8 
  - So how do we counter this  booley   Sep-03-06 02:56 PM   #10 
     - Just ask  CJCRANE   Sep-03-06 03:38 PM   #19 
  - "Azzam the American" is probably filmed at CIA headquarters...  Beelzebud   Sep-03-06 02:38 PM   #9 
  - I agree...  jmauller   Sep-03-06 03:53 PM   #26 
  - I agree  me b zola   Sep-03-06 08:47 PM   #37 
  - Well... when would the tapes be NOT be suspiciously timed?  SmokingJacket   Sep-03-06 03:06 PM   #12 
  - The Politics of Fear work well for al Q and  Disturbed   Sep-03-06 03:26 PM   #14 
  - I don't think it's just the timing  booley   Sep-03-06 08:23 PM   #36 
     - I agree completely  me b zola   Sep-03-06 08:58 PM   #38 
  - I would call it an astute observation.  spanone   Sep-03-06 03:10 PM   #13 
  - well, its clear that Al Qaeda wants Bush and Republicans to win  ComerPerro   Sep-03-06 03:27 PM   #15 
  - The "war" on "terror" is a marketing campaign  leftofthedial   Sep-03-06 03:30 PM   #16 
  - The neocons need al-Qaida  CJCRANE   Sep-03-06 03:35 PM   #18 
  - I said the same thing  CJCRANE   Sep-03-06 03:30 PM   #17 
  - Question? The name Al Queda was a name that was thrown  Cleita   Sep-03-06 03:43 PM   #20 
  - This also shows how the MSM works.  CJCRANE   Sep-03-06 03:45 PM   #22 
  - The U.S. is an election cycle about half the time  Telly Savalas   Sep-03-06 03:48 PM   #23 
  - How come the terror alerts  CJCRANE   Sep-03-06 03:52 PM   #25 
     - There were numerous "terror scares" between the last election  Telly Savalas   Sep-03-06 04:15 PM   #27 
        - I disagree  CJCRANE   Sep-03-06 05:11 PM   #28 
  - Can anyone explain how forcible conversions of Americans to Islam is  Mayberry Machiavelli   Sep-03-06 03:52 PM   #24 
  - Yes. It involves gift certificates, free microwaves and movie passes.  PresidentWar   Sep-03-06 05:58 PM   #30 
  - It is not to be forcible  NOLADEM   Sep-03-06 06:03 PM   #31 
     - Again, aside from individuals being kidnapped, any plausible mechanism  Mayberry Machiavelli   Sep-03-06 07:35 PM   #33 
        - Again, it is not about forcing anything...  NOLADEM   Sep-03-06 09:46 PM   #39 
           - The reason I ask this question is because of the WWIII rhetoric and all  Mayberry Machiavelli   Sep-03-06 09:52 PM   #41 
  - Yes and no.  Donald Ian Rankin   Sep-03-06 07:39 PM   #34 
  - Gee, what, a few days before the '04 election?  Kazak   Sep-03-06 09:49 PM   #40 

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