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  •  Nice to see evidence of an assertion I made (1+ / 0-)
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    jimstaro

    all along in my opposition to the Iraq War.  The plight of the Kurds was a favorite talking point of proponents of the War.  Attacking that talking point using their "Beloved" was often effective.

    The only thing we have to fear is fear itself - FDR. Obama Nation. -6.13 -6.15

    by ecostar on Mon Dec 01, 2008 at 12:49:47 PM PST

    •  It remains a little more than a talking point (1+ / 0-)
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      jimstaro

      for the Kurds themselves.  Something like 5,000 of them died.  

      But thanks for your empathy.

      "The red is going out. It's getting more bluer."

      by ivorybill on Mon Dec 01, 2008 at 01:40:11 PM PST

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