You are viewing an obsolete version of the DU website which is no longer supported by the Administrators. Visit The New DU.
Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login

Does anybody remember Danny Casolaro? [View All]

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
This topic is archived.
Home » Discuss » Archives » General Discussion (Through 2005) Donate to DU
salvorhardin Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Sep-19-04 11:56 PM
Original message
Does anybody remember Danny Casolaro?
Advertisements [?]
Danny Casolaro was the journalist who died under mysterious circumstances (apparently faked suicide) back in 1991 after telling various friends and colleagues that he had uncovered a "giant octopus" swimming in sea of conspiracy whose tentacles reached everywhere. Some of the elements of Casolaro's octopus include the BFEE, Iran-Contra, BCCI, and even Saddam Hussein.

Seeing a few MIHOP threads popping up on DU tonight gave me cause to wonder if perhaps all that we're seeing now with PNAC and a new Pearl Harbor, the lies and deception concerning WMDs in Iraq, all of it might have been part of the truth that Danny Casolaro got too close to. A truth whose knowledge of he paid for with his life.

Please note: I'm not arguing for or against MIHOP or LIHOP. It just struck me as odd that while Danny Casolaro's story sounded like a Tom Clancy spy thriller back in the early 1990s, now it just all seems so eerily familiar.

Some background on the Casolaro story. I do not vouch for the credibility of either of these sources. It's just background for what I'm talking about for those who might not know.

So DU. Danny Casolaro. Early witness to the evils of the BFEE or tinfoil hat material? Does anyone remember?
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top

Home » Discuss » Archives » General Discussion (Through 2005) Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators

Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC