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malaise Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Nov-17-09 06:46 AM
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How come all these Bush hacks are mentioning the Geneva
Conventions re 'the terrorists' when their leaders Bush, Cheney and Rumsfeld said that the Geneva Conventions did not apply to said terrorists.
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babylonsister Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Nov-17-09 06:49 AM
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1. Because their arguments are selective. Same with anything the hacks
do-depends on who is in the majority.
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zbdent Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Nov-17-09 06:51 AM
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2. they have this uncanny ability to disconnect every logical connection
just to score some political points ...
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Catshrink Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Nov-17-09 06:56 AM
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3. Didn't Gonzo call it quaint?
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malaise Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Nov-17-09 07:04 AM
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4. Yep
They leave me shaking my head. :puke:
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hobbit709 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Nov-17-09 07:40 AM
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6. "Quaint and obsolete" were the terms he used
The exact same words Feldmarschall Keitel used and were presented as evidence at Nuremberg.
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excess_3 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Nov-17-09 07:25 AM
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5. the GC does not apply to mercenaries, guerrillas, etc .nt
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Toots Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Nov-17-09 09:07 AM
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7. I believe you are mistaken, maybe you could quote a part that would suggest such?
:shrug:
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excess_3 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Nov-17-09 09:46 AM
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8. 3rd G.C., part 1, article 4
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