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msanthrope Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-25-10 11:30 PM
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15. Great. Now the President is running a "concentration work camp?"
Edited on Wed Aug-25-10 11:37 PM by msanthrope
They are offered that many calories--they aren't required to eat them all. This video details it....
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  -Miami Herald: Ramadan at Guantnamo: Nightly force-feedings seafan  Aug-25-10 10:17 PM   #0 
  - Horrible, what should we do with the Gitmo captives?  Uzybone   Aug-25-10 10:20 PM   #1 
  - Why did you snip out the number of detainees this is happening to?  msanthrope   Aug-25-10 10:27 PM   #2 
  - That it's happening to ANYONE is a source of shame  depakid   Aug-25-10 10:39 PM   #4 
  - Should we let them starve?  msanthrope   Aug-25-10 10:47 PM   #5 
     - How about using the powers of the executive branch and transferring the detainees elsewhere?  depakid   Aug-25-10 10:56 PM   #9 
     - Precisely where? And, can you explain how an executive order  msanthrope   Aug-25-10 11:20 PM   #11 
     - Ever heard the words: Commander in Chief of the military and the Bureau of Prisons?  depakid   Aug-25-10 11:29 PM   #14 
        - Right--and the laws of Congress do not apply?  msanthrope   Aug-25-10 11:36 PM   #16 
           - More of the "poor weak Obama excuses"  depakid   Aug-25-10 11:54 PM   #17 
              - The MCA of 2009 prevents detainees from entering America.  msanthrope   Aug-26-10 12:10 AM   #20 
                 - OK, I hadn't seen that specific prohibition  depakid   Aug-26-10 12:26 AM   #23 
                    - (facepalm)  msanthrope   Aug-26-10 12:33 AM   #24 
                       - Well, unless the administration has something that Congress wants  depakid   Aug-26-10 12:42 AM   #26 
     - That wouldn't make them eat. They could try to starve themselves anywhere. n/t  pnwmom   Aug-25-10 11:26 PM   #13 
     - It's not a binary equation  Chulanowa   Aug-26-10 05:16 AM   #32 
  - Is it less of a story to you, with less than 10? n/t  Jefferson23   Aug-25-10 10:54 PM   #7 
     - It's a different story. The former implies widespread forced  msanthrope   Aug-25-10 11:07 PM   #10 
        - It's different only in number, the story remains the same, no more or less  Jefferson23   Aug-25-10 11:22 PM   #12 
  - Double post. n/t  msanthrope   Aug-25-10 10:30 PM   #3 
  - Many people don't grasp that America's reputation for humane treatment of prisoners is lost forever.  seafan   Aug-25-10 10:50 PM   #6 
  - 5500-6000 calories a day???? why? that's a calorie level suitable  Hannah Bell   Aug-25-10 10:56 PM   #8 
  - Great. Now the President is running a "concentration work camp?"  msanthrope   Aug-25-10 11:30 PM   #15 
  - maybe you should review the functions of question marks. you seem confused.  Hannah Bell   Aug-25-10 11:59 PM   #18 
  - How many calories does torture eat up?  BeFree   Aug-26-10 12:06 AM   #19 
  - like i care what you think.  Hannah Bell   Aug-26-10 12:48 AM   #27 
     - I care what you think  BeFree   Aug-26-10 01:07 AM   #29 
        - lol. yeah, it's all *my* fault. because i question the report of 6000 calories per day,  Hannah Bell   Aug-26-10 01:46 AM   #31 
  - Why do you care if they are being offered the ability to choose?  msanthrope   Aug-26-10 12:20 AM   #22 
     - um, a menu has the same function.  Hannah Bell   Aug-26-10 12:42 AM   #25 
        - Who is going to know what vegetables they want 2 weeks ahead of time?  msanthrope   Aug-26-10 12:54 AM   #28 
           - supply takes time everywhere. something wrong with the story or the food service.  Hannah Bell   Aug-26-10 01:44 AM   #30 
  - No, the USA is. Why are you making this about Obama?  Ignis   Aug-26-10 02:21 PM   #35 
     - That is all this one ever has.  Jax   Aug-26-10 02:23 PM   #36 
  - If we can't win their hearts and minds over to America...  Chulanowa   Aug-26-10 05:17 AM   #33 
  - So it's come to this...cultural and religiously sensitive torture?  MilesColtrane   Aug-26-10 12:12 AM   #21 
  - obama closed gitmo..  frylock   Aug-26-10 02:16 PM   #34 

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