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Old 05-13-2004, 04:45 AM
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Default Re: Iraqi Abuse Scandal

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Originally Posted by JTBaseballguy4
Im not saying what happened was right, because it definately wasn't. But Iraquis and people in Afghanistan have done alot worse. David Pearl Anyone? Alot worse than what happened. And there revenge for their people being humiliated is killing some one on videotape? Thats alot worse. But the people that did this are idiots and need to be court martialed and put in jail.
You're absolutely right that they've done worse, but does that warrant our "I had Subway for lunch" defenses to protect our actions? The US isn't in control of those terrorists. We ARE in control of our troops. An eye for an eye may be fair, but it doesn't work within a democracy, and especially with the whole world breathing down our backs.
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