From: mikey4 on

"tony cooper" <tony_cooper213(a)earthlink.net> wrote in message
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> On Thu, 1 Oct 2009 16:46:14 -0500, "mikey4" <lakediver(a)dd..net> wrote:
>
>>
>>"Chris H" <chris(a)phaedsys.org> wrote in message
>>news:aVQQT5VSFSxKFAoE(a)phaedsys.demon.co.uk...
>>> In message <ha36f9$a8j$1(a)news.eternal-september.org>, mikey4
>>> <lakediver(a)dd.?.net.invalid> writes
>>>>
>>>>"Chris H" <chris(a)phaedsys.org> wrote in message
>>>>news:ynS6$dBYkFxKFA+j(a)phaedsys.demon.co.uk...
>>>>> In message <7uo7c5l0ibdjce58lrvgo0n77co57nk54f(a)4ax.com>, tony cooper
>>>>> <tony_cooper213(a)earthlink.net> writes
>>>>>>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.
>>>>>
>>>>> Those who survived gas attacks in Kurdistan in 1988, in the country
>>>>> some
>>>>> 50 miles from the incidents
>>>>Not the ones who had been shooting at you, trying to kill you or had
>>>>killed
>>>>you friend next to you?
>>>
>>> No they were lost Americans. Nothing new there... lost and panicked and
>>> started shooting.
>>>
>>Really?
>>
> What do you think? Based on Chris's body of posting, he would claim
> this no matter who they were or what the circumstances were.
> Credibility when it comes to comments about the US or Americans is not
> Chris's strong suit.
>
> --
Maybe that has more to do with Britain's past history around the world?


From: Ray Fischer on
Neil Harrington <secret(a)illumnati.net> wrote:
>
>"Savageduck" <savageduck@{REMOVESPAM}me.com> wrote in message
>news:2009093010380591745-savageduck(a)REMOVESPAMmecom...
>> On 2009-09-30 09:50:07 -0700, "Neil Harrington" <secret(a)illumnati.net>
>> said:
>>
>>>
>>> "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?
>>>
>>> No discussion of U.S. military "torture" can be complete without a
>>> reading
>>> of Ann Coulter's column on the subject, which puts it somewhat in
>>> perspective:
>>
>> I was always understood, that a dinner date with Anne Coulter was an
>> accurate description of torture, or cruel and unusual punishment.
>
>I'm sure that would be true for a leftist-"liberal." They tend to have
>foaming-at-the-mouth conniption fits at the mere mention of her name.

And yet it is Coulter who accuses people of being traitors just for
daring to disagree with the pro-war, pro-torture, anti-American
agenda.

--
Ray Fischer
rfischer(a)sonic.net

From: Neil Harrington on

How many posts are there in this whole "Value of an apology" thread now,
anyway?

I'm using Outlook Express and it doesn't tell me that, but I think some
other newsreaders do.


From: Ray Fischer on
Neil Harrington <secret(a)illumnati.net> wrote:
>How many posts are there in this whole "Value of an apology" thread now,
>anyway?

Quite a few that you've run away from.

>I'm using Outlook Express and it doesn't tell me that, but I think some
>other newsreaders do.

Who cares?

--
Ray Fischer
rfischer(a)sonic.net

From: mikey4 on

"Ray Fischer" <rfischer(a)sonic.net> wrote in message
news:4ac91e60$0$1593$742ec2ed(a)news.sonic.net...
> Neil Harrington <secret(a)illumnati.net> wrote:
>>How many posts are there in this whole "Value of an apology" thread now,
>>anyway?
>
> Quite a few that you've run away from.
>
>>I'm using Outlook Express and it doesn't tell me that, but I think some
>>other newsreaders do.
>
> Who cares?
>
> --
From the mouth of the sad little man.