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AWArulz Scrapple Level: 114 Posts: 1146/3626 EXP: 16018900 For next: 290717 Since: 28.1.02 From: Louisville, KY Since last post: 37 days Last activity: 6 hours
Y!: # 1 Posted on 20.5.05 1223.37 Reposted on: 20.5.12 1224.20 The pictures that the London Sun and the New York Post and others published today showing Saddam Hussein in his briefs are (rightly) causing an uproar in the world community. It pisses me off that our military members (probably) took the pictures, even casually, and supplied them to the Sun. Haven't we learned yet? And if it came from elsewhere (I hope), then my apologies. It pisses me off even more that rags like the Sun and Post would publish them. When did news always try to hurt people. Don't those papers know that doing this will cause needless deaths? Alledgedly, both papers have conservative slants, but apparently, it's all about the Elizabeths for the folks at the Sun It's very frustrating. Promote this thread!
cranlsn Toulouse Level: 71 Posts: 693/1222 EXP: 3119851 For next: 47278 Since: 18.3.02 From: Hartland, WI Since last post: 55 days Last activity: 3 hours # 2 Posted on 20.5.05 1508.09 Reposted on: 20.5.12 1509.42 I understand the fear of the worst in this...but I'm going to hope that the reason for the photos might be something as simple as documenting his care or a medical appointment. i.e. having photographic proof that we're NOT abusing him. Hopefully this blows over relatively quickly...
StaggerLee Scrapple Level: 148 Posts: 2491/6809 EXP: 40259595 For next: 119163 Since: 3.10.02 From: Right side of the tracks Since last post: 4 hours Last activity: 3 hours # 3 Posted on 20.5.05 1544.07 Reposted on: 20.5.12 1546.07 I thought they were photoshopped. I remember him being a bit heavier. Either way, NBF is right, is this really NEWS?
rockdotcom_2.0 Frankfurter Level: 58 Posts: 698/763 EXP: 1549017 For next: 28538 Since: 9.1.02 From: Virginia Beach Va Since last post: 1313 days Last activity: 17 days
AIM: # 4 Posted on 21.5.05 1639.11 Reposted on: 21.5.12 1639.56 Originally posted by StaggerLee I thought they were photoshopped. I remember him being a bit heavier. Either way, NBF is right, is this really NEWS? Considering how it could be seen as a huge violation of Geneva, yeah it is news.
DrDirt Banger Level: 99 Posts: 1381/2730 EXP: 9846034 For next: 154001 Since: 8.10.03 From: flyover country Since last post: 125 days Last activity: 17 hours # 5 Posted on 25.5.05 1502.25 Reposted on: 25.5.12 1507.52 I thought he was under Iraqi custody, even if we are the guards?
puffdyw Longanisa Level: 14 Posts: 23/32 EXP: 11735 For next: 1336 Since: 21.4.05 From: California Since last post: 3155 days Last activity: 3155 days
AIM: # 6 Posted on 25.5.05 1528.14 Reposted on: 25.5.12 1529.02 Originally posted by StaggerLee I thought they were photoshopped. I remember him being a bit heavier. Either way, NBF is right, is this really NEWS? Being in a whole for a while will thin a person out...
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