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AWArulz Scrapple Level: 114 Posts: 1146/3648 EXP: 16290796 For next: 18821 Since: 28.1.02 From: Louisville, KY Since last post: 13 days Last activity: 1 day
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: 3144368 For next: 22761 Since: 18.3.02 From: Hartland, WI Since last post: 139 days Last activity: 1 day # 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: 149 Posts: 2491/6861 EXP: 41054055 For next: 281180 Since: 3.10.02 From: Right side of the tracks Since last post: 14 hours Last activity: 6 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: 1561037 For next: 16518 Since: 9.1.02 From: Virginia Beach Va Since last post: 1397 days Last activity: 101 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: 1381/2741 EXP: 9992704 For next: 7331 Since: 8.10.03 From: flyover country Since last post: 13 days Last activity: 2 days # 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: 11852 For next: 1219 Since: 21.4.05 From: California Since last post: 3239 days Last activity: 3239 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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