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  •  Trucks can just drop tanks of the stuff off the (2+ / 0-)
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    valadon, jhecht

    tailgate, for that matter. Put a 30 second timer on the tank. Slap a gas mask on the driver...

    The daily milk truck could kill thousands. Chemical weapons gas is a primitive weapon that can be delivered in many ways.

    Our missile strikes and bombing won't end chemical weapons, but they will certainly kill Syrian human beings who wouldn't be dead without our intervention.

    Who are we to decide random people should die for what Assad did?  He'll be safe and sound in an undisclosed location, after all. Perhaps aboard a Russian navy ship in his harbor. . .

    "The law is meant to be my servant and not my master, still less my torturer and my murderer." -- James Baldwin. July 11, 1966.

    by YucatanMan on Sat Sep 07, 2013 at 12:39:21 PM PDT

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