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Getty News plying photoshopped Iran Missile launch picture
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Caption: 1 day ago: In a handout picture released on the news website of Iran's Revolutionary Guards, four long and medium range missiles rise into the air after being test-fired at an undisclosed location in the Iranian desert on July 9, 2008. Iran today test-fired a missile it said is capable of reaching Israel, angering the United States amid growing fears that the standoff over the contested Iranian nuclear drive could lead to war.
http://www.daylife.com/photo/0gjafLz8Zg5wW/missiles_ira...

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http://toddumbarger.blogspot.com/2008/07/iran-missile-p...
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  -Getty News plying photoshopped Iran Missile launch picture n2doc  Jul-10-08 09:13 AM   #0 
  - funny that...the original is available on their site as well...  ProdigalJunkMail   Jul-10-08 09:16 AM   #1 
  - They are clearly different.  AllexxisF1   Jul-10-08 09:16 AM   #2 
  - the outrage is ...  ProdigalJunkMail   Jul-10-08 09:19 AM   #3 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Jul-10-08 09:22 AM   #5 
     - i guess integrity of the news is nothing to you  ProdigalJunkMail   Jul-10-08 09:23 AM   #7 
     - Get A Grip.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Jul-10-08 09:25 AM   #9 
     - As an impartial observer, you're embarrassing yourself.  tridim   Jul-10-08 09:33 AM   #17 
     - OMG!  Vickers   Jul-10-08 09:34 AM   #19 
     - They'll never live it down  lame54   Jul-10-08 09:44 AM   #29 
        - Can you point me to the joke? I must have missed that thread.  tridim   Jul-10-08 09:54 AM   #34 
     - Horribly Distorted Analogy. Pretty Dumb One Actually.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Jul-10-08 09:38 AM   #21 
        - The end result could be the Neocons nuking Iran.  tridim   Jul-10-08 09:45 AM   #30 
        - More like...  PelosiFan   Jul-10-08 11:06 AM   #43 
     - ProdigalJunkMail is not embarassing himself  davekriss   Jul-10-08 10:02 AM   #36 
     - Agree! Photoshopped photos = Propaganda, Not News.  Phred42   Jul-10-08 09:39 AM   #23 
     - You need to get your head out of your ass.  Jokerman   Jul-10-08 09:31 AM   #16 
     - Get A Grip.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Jul-10-08 09:39 AM   #22 
        - You have to get newer material. nt  Javaman   Jul-10-08 10:11 AM   #38 
        - You're embarrassing the rest of us. n/t  Jokerman   Jul-10-08 11:05 AM   #42 
     - Why did they have to photoshop it? That's horribly bad journalism.  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Jul-10-08 09:34 AM   #18 
     - so falsifying pictures to increase the fear factor doesn't bother you? get a grip  spanone   Jul-10-08 09:49 AM   #32 
     - It appear the Iranian government augmented it not the news organization  cags   Jul-10-08 09:35 AM   #20 
  - This Has To Be One Of The Dumbest Things I've Ever Seen.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Jul-10-08 09:20 AM   #4 
  - Let me put this another way...  Clark2008   Jul-10-08 09:30 AM   #14 
  - Yoo DO know you are, in all likelihood, defending orwellian tactics by the IRANIAN govt, don't you?  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Jul-10-08 09:40 AM   #24 
  - Wrong.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Jul-10-08 09:43 AM   #26 
     - It's a reasonable first assumption until new information arrives.  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Jul-10-08 09:47 AM   #31 
  - I guess 75% reality, 25% fantasy is good enough for you  Blecht   Jul-10-08 09:43 AM   #25 
  - Get A Grip.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Jul-10-08 09:44 AM   #27 
     - man, you are like a broken record.  Javaman   Jul-10-08 10:15 AM   #40 
     - Get A Grip.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Jul-10-08 11:12 AM   #44 
        - this quote from your profile might need to be removed  ProdigalJunkMail   Jul-10-08 11:17 AM   #46 
        - You See A Lot Of Things That Are Overreactionary, Exaggerated, Or Simply Not True.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Jul-10-08 11:25 AM   #49 
           - when the media does it, I CARE...  ProdigalJunkMail   Jul-10-08 11:38 AM   #50 
        - Thanks for highlighting my point.  Javaman   Jul-10-08 03:07 PM   #53 
     - No embarrassment here  Blecht   Jul-10-08 10:16 AM   #41 
        - Just Because You Don't Feel It Doesn't Mean You're Not Doing It.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Jul-10-08 11:14 AM   #45 
           - If you're the spokesperson for the "sane & rational", we're in deep shit.  Jokerman   Jul-10-08 12:04 PM   #51 
  - for someone with the name "operationmindcrime" you seem to  Javaman   Jul-10-08 10:13 AM   #39 
  - Hey, maybe they should show that Bush speech where the troops are  Vickers   Jul-10-08 09:23 AM   #6 
  - I agree  Spacemom   Jul-10-08 09:26 AM   #11 
  - we all know in bu$hworld you can't start a war with honesty  spanone   Jul-10-08 09:24 AM   #8 
  - Ok the website says that Iran released the pictures... Who photoshopped it and why? I don't get it  cags   Jul-10-08 09:25 AM   #10 
  - In the ORIGINAL picture...the misslie in the middle did not fire..its still sitting on its launcher.  paparush   Jul-10-08 09:28 AM   #12 
     - Well, Iran sucks at teh photoshop dont they?  mainegreen   Jul-10-08 09:49 AM   #33 
        - My Name's Donny, and you Iranians suck at Photoshop...  paparush   Jul-10-08 10:09 AM   #37 
  - Why do you assume that Getty images did it?  Bleachers7   Jul-10-08 09:29 AM   #13 
  - Read the op- doesn't say THEY did it, just that they are selling it. n/t  n2doc   Jul-10-08 09:54 AM   #35 
  - It looks like  PATRICK   Jul-10-08 09:31 AM   #15 
  - They also cropped out a launcher  Alcibiades   Jul-10-08 09:44 AM   #28 
  - Poor journalism, no matter what.  uppityperson   Jul-10-08 11:22 AM   #47 
  - Damn.  Bright Eyes   Jul-10-08 11:24 AM   #48 
  - Now on MSNBC.com. One missile failed ...  LiberalAndProud   Jul-10-08 12:30 PM   #52 
 

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