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madokie Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-29-06 11:07 AM
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I wonder how the rest of the world sees this imminent hanging of Saddam,
Edited on Fri Dec-29-06 11:21 AM by madokie
like the bush crew wants the world to see it or as it really is. We are wanted to see it as a step in the right direction in the war on terror, but what it really is, is the silencing of a very possible future witness.

spell
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Benhurst Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-29-06 11:15 AM
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1. Since most of the civilized world has outlawed capital punishment,
Edited on Fri Dec-29-06 11:21 AM by Benhurst
I doubt this brutal exercise, following the conviction of the ruthless dictator by a kangaroo court controlled by an occupying force, will do much to raise the standing of the United States in world opinion.

On the bright side, BushAmerica is already held in such low regard by most of the world, it can't do much to diminish its reputation.
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splat Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-29-06 11:18 AM
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2. Why are we helping hang another country's former president?
Edited on Fri Dec-29-06 11:19 AM by splat
I've lost the thread of this story.

(Subject edited for typo)
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LSK Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-29-06 11:20 AM
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3. dont wonder, read:
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madokie Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-29-06 11:23 AM
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5. just what I thought
thanks
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JustABozoOnThisBus Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-29-06 11:36 AM
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8. Interesting diversity of opinion on that link
Including one who thinks hanging is "too good". I wonder what ghoulishly end he would prefer. (don't really want to know :) )
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madokie Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-29-06 11:46 AM
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9. :-)
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malaise Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-29-06 11:20 AM
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4. Jesse Jackson is on MSNBC now
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conscious evolution Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-29-06 11:30 AM
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6. A Lynching
That is exactly what it is!
Hang the uppity colored person who dared stand up to us!
:puke:
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madokie Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-29-06 11:33 AM
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7. A lynching in the truest sense
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OhioChick Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-29-06 12:05 PM
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10. Try Here:
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