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justinsb Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 09:29 AM
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No credible claim of responsibility: Brit. Police
There is a news conference on CBC, the British police have said that they have received no credible claim of responsibility.
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dogday Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 09:30 AM
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1. Why are we hearing tales of Terrorist then?
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justinsb Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 09:32 AM
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2. Well it was obviously a "terrorist" act
that doesn't mean that it was Al Queda, Muslims, Iraqis etc
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Spider Jerusalem Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 09:33 AM
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4. Well, it's pretty obviously a terrorist bombing.
Edited on Thu Jul-07-05 09:36 AM by Spider Jerusalem
The only question is, WHICH terrorists? Islamic fundamentalists? Some disaffected offshoot of the Provos (the "Real IRA" or a similar group)? Anti-globalisation anarchists aiming to disrupt the G8 summit? Without any real evidence, it's too soon to tell.
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CWebster Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 09:37 AM
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7. Apparently the US media has been reporting "Islamic"
terrorists.

You only have to say it once.
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jsamuel Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 09:33 AM
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3. So we dont know who? Could be a London Bomber or a foreign fighter???
Well....

I am sorry for those who are caught in a tragedy. But lets not jump to conclusions.

In the Oklahoma City Bombing everyone was ready to fly over to the Middle-East and start bombing and it turned out that the guy was from here. NOT THAT THIS IS THE CASE HERE, but just that it could be.

Good luck our friends from across the ocean.
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mtnester Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 09:34 AM
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5. It could even be the old IRA fire jumping to life....
I believe it is simply a warning of what they can expect in 2012.

Had NY gotten the nod for the Olympics, it would have been here.

Had Moscow gotten the nod, it would have been THERE.

Simply a preview . . . personal opinion only
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Beaver Tail Donating Member (903 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 09:35 AM
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6. We have been Conditioned
Note that as soon as it was said terrorist attacked people assumed Al-Qaeda.
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4MoreYearsOfHell Donating Member (943 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 10:16 AM
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8. Look to see what the end result of this is
the British people rallying round Tony Blair and pushing for more British troops in the "war on terror"?

Blair's ratings go up?

Bush's go up?

This smells...How convenient...

My heart goes out to the families of those lost...
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