From: tony cooper on
On Wed, 30 Sep 2009 18:17:40 +0100, Chris H <chris(a)phaedsys.org>
wrote:

>and I have
>debriefed people in the middle east.


Translation: I have shared a pint with some low-level returnees from
the Middle East.
--
Tony Cooper - Orlando, Florida
From: mikey4 on

"tony cooper" <tony_cooper213(a)earthlink.net> wrote in message
news:7uo7c5l0ibdjce58lrvgo0n77co57nk54f(a)4ax.com...
> On Wed, 30 Sep 2009 18:17:40 +0100, Chris H <chris(a)phaedsys.org>
> wrote:
>
>>and I have
>>debriefed people in the middle east.
>
>
> Translation: I have shared a pint with some low-level returnees from
> the Middle East.
> --
Or he ripped their underwear off :)


From: Bill Graham on

"Chris H" <chris(a)phaedsys.org> wrote in message
news:2SeryiCsfwwKFAFF(a)phaedsys.demon.co.uk...
> In message <6c-dnXas5sKjMF_XnZ2dnUVZ_uydnZ2d(a)giganews.com>, Bill Graham
> <weg9(a)comcast.net> writes
>>
>>"J. Clarke" <jclarke.usenet(a)cox.net> wrote in message news:h9tef91qgs@n
>>ews6.newsguy.com...
>>> tony cooper wrote:
>>>> On Mon, 28 Sep 2009 23:44:17 -0700, "Bill Graham" <weg9(a)comcast.net>
>>>> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> Be sure to write the first time you encounter a CHP officer with your
>>>>> idea that you have an inherent right to carry a concealed weapon
>>>>> without a permit. I'd be interested to see how that plays out.
>>>>>
>>>>> I have spent many happy hours arguing exactly that with California
>>>>> Police officers......My wife's grandson-in-law happens to be one. In
>>>>> many cases they agree with my position on the matter.
>>>>
>>>> This is the ChrisH School of Reasoning. If you know one person who
>>>> shares your opinion, that means "everyone" agrees with you.
>>>
>>> I had a police officer explain matters to me this way:
>>>
>>> "If you shoot me when I come to enforce a gun ban, I won't hold it
>>> against
>>> you."
>>>
>>> Many police disagree with some of the laws that they are required to
>>> enforce, but they do their jobs anyway.
>>>
>>They shouldn't. "It is the responsibility, not the right, of good men
>>to disobey bad laws." - Spencer Tracy, in "Judgment at Nuremberg."
>
> So how come the US military is still using torture and the excuse is
> they were just following orders?
>
Because they either didn't see, "Judgment at Nuremberg", or they saw it and
disagree with its premise.

From: Bill Graham on

"Savageduck" <savageduck@{REMOVESPAM}me.com> wrote in message
news:2009093010380591745-savageduck(a)REMOVESPAMmecom...
> I was always understood, that a dinner date with Anne Coulter was an
> accurate description of torture, or cruel and unusual punishment.
>
> --
> Regards,
>
> Savageduck
>

You should be so lucky.....A dinner date with Rosy O'Donnell is more your
speed.....

From: Savageduck on
On 2009-09-30 16:46:14 -0700, "Bill Graham" <weg9(a)comcast.net> said:

>
> "Savageduck" <savageduck@{REMOVESPAM}me.com> wrote in message
> news:2009093010380591745-savageduck(a)REMOVESPAMmecom...
>> I was always understood, that a dinner date with Anne Coulter was an
>> accurate description of torture, or cruel and unusual punishment.
>>
>> --
>> Regards,
>>
>> Savageduck
>>
>
> You should be so lucky.....A dinner date with Rosy O'Donnell is more
> your speed.....

Aah! You jest.
I don't go on dinner dates to arm wrestle, or to listen to venomous diatribes.

--
Regards,

Savageduck