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CreekDog Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-17-10 02:00 AM
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4. did you look at what they were carrying?
i saw fabric, rice, baskets. i'm not sure i'd characterize what people take when their survival is in jeopardy as simple "looting".
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  -Heartbreaking photos from LA Times Photojournalist in Haiti flamingdem  Jan-17-10 01:44 AM   #0 
  - would be better if it didn't start with looter pics  Skittles   Jan-17-10 01:51 AM   #1 
  - I know, the focus is on looting for some reason  flamingdem   Jan-17-10 01:53 AM   #2 
  - looting will always occur under desperate circumstances  Skittles   Jan-17-10 02:00 AM   #3 
  - did you look at what they were carrying?  CreekDog   Jan-17-10 02:00 AM   #4 
  - To me, if they are taking survival items,  Jamastiene   Jan-17-10 02:24 AM   #6 
  - The pics are fine (but tragic), calling them "looters" is not.  parasim   Jan-17-10 02:47 AM   #10 
     - We all know what underlying condition would be necessary for them to be called "survivalists". n/t  Leopolds Ghost   Jan-17-10 03:32 AM   #14 
  - That evaporated milk will go to waste.  Jamastiene   Jan-17-10 02:22 AM   #5 
  - His lips look dry like he is dehydrated.  lostnfound   Jan-17-10 04:36 AM   #15 
  - And just think, our relief workers will go in there and back up the "police" against the "looters".  Leopolds Ghost   Jan-17-10 06:50 AM   #19 
  - I guess that cop will feel like a big man.  Prometheus Bound   Jan-17-10 06:06 AM   #18 
  - The LA Times caption writers are mostly full of shit.  Ron Green   Jan-17-10 02:29 AM   #7 
  - This is the sort of repulsive shit that shouldn't be going on. My fears were right.  Leopolds Ghost   Jan-17-10 02:43 AM   #8 
  - This is where law meets reality  nadinbrzezinski   Jan-17-10 02:47 AM   #9 
  - Not just in Muslim world, but perhaps it would help if they interview some religious commentators.  Leopolds Ghost   Jan-17-10 03:31 AM   #13 
  - When the bulldozers come they are going to scoop the dry goods and food and perhaps the owner of  peacetalksforall   Jan-17-10 03:03 AM   #11 
  - This focus on scavenging and looting is mindblowing. All that stuff will be hauled away by bulldozer  Leopolds Ghost   Jan-17-10 03:28 AM   #12 
     - yes, pathological. like the owners are going to be sifting through the rubble to gather their  Hannah Bell   Jan-17-10 04:50 AM   #16 
        - SIckening  malaise   Jan-17-10 02:57 PM   #21 
  - Recommended. nt  ZombieHorde   Jan-17-10 05:15 AM   #17 
  - Kicking and Bookmarking for the arrest for the milk "looting."  Jamastiene   Jan-17-10 02:56 PM   #20 

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