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PacerLJ35 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-18-10 10:10 PM
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13. I can believe it...
How else do you think they could increase viewership (or readership) without inventing a crisis? Hell, you should see this gem of a media spot...

Keep in mind it's by al Jazeera:

Note: The "correspondent" in the video states the US is turning away non-US air traffic, supposedly since we've "invaded"...yet in the background you can see a Qatar C-17 (1:53, in the left side of the screen), a British HS.125 taxiing (1:19), and a Chilean 757, a civilian aircraft on the runway, and an unidentifiable Russian-made TU-154 (the US doesn't operate any) in frame 2:48.

It then states that US soldiers are guarding the airport, while showing non-US soldiers in UN uniforms. I bet this kind of anti-US propaganda is inflaming lots of people in the Arab world as we speak...
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  - 'he could cure world hunger and they would accuse him of promoting obesity'  spanone   Jan-18-10 09:34 PM   #1 
  - If he walked on water, they'd say he couldn't swim...  cherokeeprogressive   Jan-18-10 09:35 PM   #3 
  - It's hatred and wanting everything he touches to fail.  MadMaddie   Jan-18-10 09:35 PM   #2 
  - This is what happens when one human being gets blamed for the actions of the entire US government in  timeforpeace   Jan-18-10 09:36 PM   #4 
  - When I read these things, I read them through the filters of reason and truth....  NYC_SKP   Jan-18-10 09:36 PM   #5 
  - Because very clearly Obama is an absolute monarch and the US is omnipotent, didn't you know?  Spider Jerusalem   Jan-18-10 09:46 PM   #6 
  - I've got so much info on what we're doing  sandnsea   Jan-18-10 09:47 PM   #7 
  - "we only had three diverts"  PacerLJ35   Jan-18-10 09:51 PM   #10 
     - They landed yesterday at 3 pm  sandnsea   Jan-18-10 10:01 PM   #11 
        - I can believe it...  PacerLJ35   Jan-18-10 10:10 PM   #13 
           - Not to mention people here  nadinbrzezinski   Jan-18-10 10:13 PM   #14 
  - It's not Obama's country, and it's not his job!  HeresyLives   Jan-18-10 09:49 PM   #8 
  - I think Obama is doing the best job he can with Haiti  Skittles   Jan-18-10 09:51 PM   #9 
  - The USA is doing an heroic job in a disastrous situation!  The Wielding Truth   Jan-18-10 10:02 PM   #12 
  - Some would complain, even, if they had their balls in a vise.  demosincebirth   Jan-18-10 11:34 PM   #15 

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