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NNN0LHI Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jul-20-05 05:39 PM
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A glimpse into our future?
http://www.khaleejtimes.com/index00.asp



Yemeni soldiers clash with protesters during a violent protest sparked by fuel price hikes, in the capital city of Sanaa on Wednesday. At least eight people were killed in the clashes with police as demonstrators threw stones at government buildings to protest against subsidy cuts that nearly doubled petrol prices, witnesses said. - Reuters
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ironman202 Donating Member (608 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jul-20-05 05:45 PM
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1. Americans don't riot like that
Rioting is practically the Yemeni national sport!

When Americans riot, they're usually just after merchandise that they can carry away.
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