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AWArulz Scrapple Level: 113 Posts: 1146/3599 EXP: 15582651 For next: 235958 Since: 28.1.02 From: Louisville, KY Since last post: 8 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: 693/1219 EXP: 3057345 For next: 109784 Since: 18.3.02 From: Sussex, WI Since last post: 102 days Last activity: 1 hour # 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: 2491/6743 EXP: 38998832 For next: 439363 Since: 3.10.02 From: Right side of the tracks Since last post: 5 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: 1523911 For next: 53644 Since: 9.1.02 From: Virginia Beach Va Since last post: 1139 days Last activity: 69 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: 1381/2729 EXP: 9659607 For next: 340428 Since: 8.10.03 From: flyover country Since last post: 36 days Last activity: 4 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: 11490 For next: 1581 Since: 21.4.05 From: California Since last post: 2981 days Last activity: 2981 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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