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AWArulz Scrapple Level: 113 Posts: 1146/3618 EXP: 15791578 For next: 27031 Since: 28.1.02 From: Louisville, KY Since last post: 1 day Last activity: 16 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: 693/1220 EXP: 3077901 For next: 89228 Since: 18.3.02 From: Sussex, WI Since last post: 7 days Last activity: 16 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: 147 Posts: 2491/6765 EXP: 39413475 For next: 24720 Since: 3.10.02 From: Right side of the tracks Since last post: 2 days Last activity: 1 day # 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: 1532164 For next: 45391 Since: 9.1.02 From: Virginia Beach Va Since last post: 1196 days Last activity: 126 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: 9724495 For next: 275540 Since: 8.10.03 From: flyover country Since last post: 8 days Last activity: 14 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: 11571 For next: 1500 Since: 21.4.05 From: California Since last post: 3038 days Last activity: 3038 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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