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10. At least when we kill civilians, it is an accident. Saddam intentionally killed civilians.

9. No one could have predicted there would be civilian casualties.

8. We tried to come up with a plan to win this war without killing civilians, but obstructionist Democrats made it too hard.

7. How many innocent civilians did FDR and Truman kill? (Excuse used partially used with a reference to Nagasaki and Hiroshima.)

6. Why all the fuss? The Iraqi people can tolerate a few dead. (Excuse actually used by Bush in his presser.)

5. Freedom isnt Free. Freedom is messy.

4. Better to have collateral damage over there than to have it over here.

3. The terrorists dont care if they kill innocent civilians.

2. Brian Ross and the media have known people are dying in Iraq for a long while. Why did they wait until right before an election to tell us? (Excuse actually used here at Red State)

1. Epidemiologists?!? What the hell do skin doctors know about waging war? (Excuse partially used here: So somewhere between 8 and 194 thousand, good lord I hope I never get treated by one of these quacks.)

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