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AWArulz Scrapple Level: 117 Posts: 1146/3725 EXP: 17417609 For next: 430339 Since: 28.1.02 From: Louisville, KY Since last post: 21 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: 72 Posts: 693/1226 EXP: 3275175 For next: 48603 Since: 18.3.02 From: Hartland, WI Since last post: 24 days Last activity: 7 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: 152 Posts: 2491/7019 EXP: 44089401 For next: 212361 Since: 3.10.02 From: Right side of the tracks Since last post: 65 days Last activity: 35 days # 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: 59 Posts: 698/763 EXP: 1617334 For next: 55804 Since: 9.1.02 From: Virginia Beach Va Since last post: 1800 days Last activity: 9 hours
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: 101 Posts: 1381/2743 EXP: 10410888 For next: 306824 Since: 8.10.03 From: flyover country Since last post: 120 days Last activity: 22 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: 12397 For next: 674 Since: 21.4.05 From: California Since last post: 3642 days Last activity: 3642 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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