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84. monsters run the show... and their talking heads have no conscience
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  -The Picture ***GRAPHIC*** arcadian  Mar-03-10 02:17 PM   #0 
  - K&R  FiveGoodMen   Mar-03-10 02:28 PM   #1 
  - The Iraq War is not the media's fault. It's the Bush Administration's fault. nt  Captain Hilts   Mar-03-10 02:38 PM   #2 
  - The media was complicit.  jtrockville   Mar-03-10 02:51 PM   #3 
  - Yes, they were. But the Bush Admin would have invaded Iraq no matter what. nt  Captain Hilts   Mar-03-10 02:58 PM   #7 
  - They could not have done it with out the media.  arcadian   Mar-03-10 03:21 PM   #12 
  - Oh yes they could have. And would have. nt  Captain Hilts   Mar-03-10 04:57 PM   #27 
     - That's not a very compelling argument.  arcadian   Mar-03-10 05:07 PM   #30 
     - That argument doesn't  Enthusiast   Mar-04-10 09:34 AM   #78 
     - That's not a very compelling argument.  AlbertCat   Mar-04-10 01:30 PM   #94 
     - Yep. The only difference would have been, they'd have declared war  RaleighNCDUer   Mar-04-10 12:54 PM   #93 
  - if the media had shown coffins coming back and this poor kid and  roguevalley   Mar-03-10 10:55 PM   #38 
  - You're missing the point of the story.  SpankMe   Mar-04-10 11:39 AM   #86 
  - That is a popular assumption -  Mike K   Mar-04-10 03:04 PM   #100 
  - Amen, JTrockville. Had the Media revealed the truth and  Ecumenist   Mar-04-10 11:06 AM   #85 
     - I agree with what you say.  Plucketeer   Mar-04-10 12:04 PM   #88 
  - The media could have done their job  GCP   Mar-03-10 02:56 PM   #5 
  - It wasn't Gannet it was....M???? Yes, but the Bush Admin would have invaded Iraq no matter what. nt  Captain Hilts   Mar-03-10 02:59 PM   #8 
  - McClatchy -- the Washington bureau.  LuckyLib   Mar-04-10 09:41 AM   #79 
  - +100  avaistheone1   Mar-04-10 01:42 AM   #54 
  - There are no more Woodwards and Bernsteins.  BonnieJW   Mar-04-10 08:21 AM   #71 
  - True, although our govt can't sell mass deception sans a massive propaganda apparatus  Echo In Light   Mar-03-10 02:59 PM   #9 
  - they spread the lies  G_j   Mar-03-10 03:03 PM   #10 
  - Thats true some of us were saying even before (*) even  HillbillyBob   Mar-03-10 03:53 PM   #20 
  - Holy crap. Ever heard of Michael Kelly? Judith Miller?  arcadian   Mar-03-10 03:20 PM   #11 
  - Yes, but there were reporters reporting on what a bad idea it was. A couple actually  Captain Hilts   Mar-03-10 04:58 PM   #28 
     - Where did I "let the Bush admin off lightly"?  arcadian   Mar-03-10 05:09 PM   #31 
  - Let us not forget the craven Democratic senators who voted for the IWR.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Mar-03-10 03:23 PM   #13 
  - And even David Letterman supported it. nt  Captain Hilts   Mar-03-10 04:59 PM   #29 
  - The MSM cheerleaded the war  Taverner   Mar-03-10 03:28 PM   #15 
  - USA! USA! USA!  ThatsMyBarack   Mar-03-10 11:18 PM   #40 
  - The Illegal invasion of Iraq  Dyedinthewoolliberal   Mar-03-10 05:18 PM   #33 
  - Blaming the Bush Administration for Iraq is like blaming Ronald McDonald for heart disease.  Marr   Mar-03-10 06:31 PM   #35 
  - very well put. n/t  nyc 4 Biden   Mar-04-10 08:27 AM   #73 
  - oh wow. can we just call them "partners" then?  NoSheep   Mar-04-10 12:42 AM   #43 
  - The Nuremberg Trials; Read about them, learn about them, love them....  liberation   Mar-04-10 01:32 AM   #51 
  - And Maria Fucking Cantwell's fault  Jax   Mar-04-10 02:05 AM   #57 
  - There are degrees of culpability. Bush administration #1, congress #2 and the media #3.  20score   Mar-04-10 02:11 AM   #58 
  - It was the fault of the media, too, and ultimately our fault, n/t  Orsino   Mar-04-10 04:44 AM   #59 
  - Yes, but...  proReality   Mar-04-10 05:49 AM   #60 
  - The Corporate Whores in our media keep us distracted with bunk - Bread and Circuses.  ShortnFiery   Mar-04-10 07:31 AM   #70 
  - I have to disagree.  nyc 4 Biden   Mar-04-10 08:25 AM   #72 
  - how many in congress would have voted for this ...  guyton   Mar-04-10 08:40 AM   #75 
  - If you drive a car it's YOUR fault.  cliffordu   Mar-04-10 10:13 AM   #80 
  - And the invertebrates in the Democrotic Party  swilton   Mar-04-10 10:41 AM   #83 
  - I just read "The Good Soldiers" by David Finkel  renate   Mar-03-10 02:55 PM   #4 
  - Bush and Cheney will go to their graves never regretting a single thing  GCP   Mar-03-10 02:58 PM   #6 
     - Well, I'm a Christian, and I assure you that there is, indeed,  liberalhistorian   Mar-03-10 03:25 PM   #14 
     - I wish I WERE a Christain just so I could really really believe in hell  dixiegrrrrl   Mar-03-10 03:34 PM   #16 
        - K&R  yorgatron   Mar-03-10 03:35 PM   #18 
        - I'm with you.  driver8   Mar-03-10 03:48 PM   #19 
           - I am incapable of understanding how any mother could acquiesce to her child  dixiegrrrrl   Mar-03-10 04:06 PM   #22 
              - Education and family stability tend to give people a very strong sense of self worth...  liberation   Mar-04-10 01:34 AM   #53 
  - FYI  Soylent Brice   Mar-03-10 03:34 PM   #17 
  - The original article was on Salon...  Junkdrawer   Mar-03-10 04:00 PM   #21 
  - that's a relief.  Soylent Brice   Mar-03-10 04:08 PM   #23 
  - FYI  inna   Mar-03-10 04:09 PM   #24 
     - what the...  Soylent Brice   Mar-03-10 04:23 PM   #26 
        - If I remember/understand correctly,  inna   Mar-03-10 08:32 PM   #36 
           - delete, original link already posted  DemReadingDU   Mar-04-10 05:57 AM   #63 
           - i think there's a misunderstanding here.  Soylent Brice   Mar-04-10 07:26 AM   #69 
           - You are correct...he moved, had to sign up again on DU  dixiegrrrrl   Mar-04-10 08:35 AM   #74 
  - very sad - and my town in CT is having a little war over putting yellow ribbons on the Green  wordpix   Mar-03-10 04:10 PM   #25 
  - Take a good look at that picture before you join the military.  L0oniX   Mar-03-10 05:16 PM   #32 
  - Please stop enlisting  femrap   Mar-03-10 06:26 PM   #34 
  - "Two little kings playing their game, they gave a war an nobody came."...  amyrose2712   Mar-04-10 06:49 AM   #67 
     - Thanks for the  femrap   Mar-04-10 10:30 AM   #81 
        - Glad I could be of service.  amyrose2712   Mar-04-10 06:15 PM   #101 
  - so tragic, so unnecessary; just heartbreaking  amborin   Mar-03-10 09:03 PM   #37 
  - K & R  AzDar   Mar-03-10 11:02 PM   #39 
  - arcadian, I still question the picture.  northofdenali   Mar-03-10 11:35 PM   #41 
  - What is TBI and can you tell us more about why you question this?  NoSheep   Mar-04-10 12:44 AM   # 
  - Traumatic Brain Injury  Maru Kitteh   Mar-04-10 12:56 AM   #45 
  - well get your happy ass down to Walter reed  pasto76   Mar-04-10 01:19 AM   #49 
     - I know what a TBI is, I was answering the questions presented. I have no opinion about the validity  Maru Kitteh   Mar-05-10 12:48 AM   #105 
  - TBI = Traumatic Brain Injury.  northofdenali   Mar-04-10 01:17 AM   #48 
     - I agree with you.  RagAss   Mar-04-10 10:08 PM   #104 
  - I have seen reality medical shows --  Hell Hath No Fury   Mar-04-10 01:41 PM   #97 
  - politicians on both sides of the aisle are responsible for this. nt  tomp   Mar-04-10 12:38 AM   #42 
  - K & R  democracy1st   Mar-04-10 12:44 AM   #44 
  - Investigate BushCo! ---->wake up please, Team Obama  upi402   Mar-04-10 01:10 AM   #46 
  - How could that wound even be survivable?  Ken Burch   Mar-04-10 01:11 AM   #47 
  - The Miracles of modern war medicine! Lots of the wounded would have never made it out of theater in  sce56   Mar-04-10 01:23 AM   #50 
  - Living like the kid in that picture does is a MIRACLE?  Ken Burch   Mar-04-10 01:32 AM   #52 
     - Johnny got his gun!  sce56   Mar-04-10 09:04 PM   #102 
  - There are many cases of surgeries where doctors have actually had to remove half a person's brain  4lbs   Mar-04-10 06:42 AM   #66 
     - Have all the people in the photographs at the bottom of your post had hemispherectomies?  Ken Burch   Mar-04-10 10:02 PM   #103 
  - war propagandists are revolting  wial   Mar-04-10 01:44 AM   #55 
  - monsters run the show... and their talking heads have no conscience  fascisthunter   Mar-04-10 11:06 AM   #84 
  - Fuck it all  anonymous171   Mar-04-10 01:46 AM   #56 
  - oops, forgot  RubyDuby in GA   Mar-04-10 05:52 AM   #61 
  - A few years ago,  BEZERKO   Mar-04-10 05:54 AM   #62 
  - kicked for peace and to wake people up.  leeroysphitz   Mar-04-10 06:00 AM   #64 
  - k&r  TheUnspeakable   Mar-04-10 06:32 AM   #65 
  - Bush's "Family Values" don't look good from that angle.  Hubert Flottz   Mar-04-10 07:18 AM   #68 
  - End the madness of Obama's war!  grahamhgreen   Mar-04-10 08:57 AM   #76 
  - Republicans and media: a very toxic mix.  KansDem   Mar-04-10 09:08 AM   #77 
  - For more pictures of the true cost of war, get the book War Against War  david_vincent   Mar-04-10 10:32 AM   #82 
  - Some of the many lives ruined  Turbineguy   Mar-04-10 12:01 PM   #87 
  - I recently replied on DU to something with the price paid by members of the service and  demigoddess   Mar-04-10 12:08 PM   #89 
  - wow. k&r  samsingh   Mar-04-10 12:13 PM   #90 
  - It isn't just Bush, and it isn't just Republicans  Goldstein1984   Mar-04-10 12:48 PM   #91 
  - Unfortunately, it's always the lesser of two evils.  deaniac21   Mar-04-10 12:53 PM   #92 
  - "We the People" are ultimately responsible for what we allow our government to do.  AlbertCat   Mar-04-10 01:37 PM   #96 
  - By looking around you  Goldstein1984   Mar-04-10 01:57 PM   #98 
  - Damn right.  pecwae   Mar-04-10 02:10 PM   #99 
  - This thread has 200+ recommendations. I posted some graphic stuff the other day about a dead Iraqi.  howard112211   Mar-04-10 01:34 PM   #95 
  - This just might not actually be about *you.* Mkay?  Maru Kitteh   Mar-05-10 12:50 AM   #106 
  - Makes me want to cry for this young man  fortyfeetunder   Mar-05-10 12:53 AM   #107 
 

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