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Gates: Gitmo Should Close

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Gates: Gitmo Should Close

Postby Henry Vilas » Thu Mar 29, 2007 7:43 pm

Bush-Cheney-Rumsfeld policy refuted by Secretary of Defense.
The US Defence Secretary, Robert Gates, has said that Congress should look for ways to close the Guantanamo Bay military prison in Cuba.

He said the military trials of terror suspects at the prison lack credibility because they have been tainted by the harsh treatment of detainees.
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Mr Gates told a House of Representatives committee that "my own view is that because of things that happened earlier at Guantanamo there is a taint about it."

He said he wanted the Guantanamo prison to be closed and the trials moved to the US "because I felt that no matter how transparent, no matter how open the trials, if they took place in Guantanamo, in the international community they would lack credibility."

Looks like the lame duck administration finally figured that out.
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Postby Ned Flanders » Fri Mar 30, 2007 8:59 am

Sure, here's how to close gitmo:

rifle
bullets
blindfold
brick wall
cigarette (optional)
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Postby lordofthecockrings » Fri Mar 30, 2007 9:07 am

Ned Flanders wrote:Sure, here's how to close gitmo:

rifle
bullets
blindfold
brick wall
cigarette (optional)


That's a fine recipe for shutting you up too, but you don't deserve the cigarette.
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Postby Chuck_Schick » Fri Mar 30, 2007 9:14 am

Ned's will be the only execution where the shooters wear the blindfolds.

"Kee-rist! Yeah, I'll kill it. Just promise me I don't have to look at it!"
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Postby The Tolerator » Fri Mar 30, 2007 10:37 am

So far it is clear that the cock and chaz support killing Americans. No suprise there.
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Postby gargantua » Fri Mar 30, 2007 1:44 pm

The Tolerator wrote:So far it is clear that the cock and chaz support killing Americans. No suprise there.


You're an even bigger moron than I thought. And that's surprising, since the universe is barely big enough to contain the size of moron I already thought you were.
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Postby Ned Flanders » Fri Mar 30, 2007 1:49 pm

People like Chuck, Lord, Gargant, KOStards, Murtha, HOde and other garden-variety leftists actually believe that I'm a bigger threat to them than the peace-lovers.
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Postby DrAwkward » Fri Mar 30, 2007 1:53 pm

Ned Flanders wrote:People like Chuck, Lord, Gargant, KOStards, Murtha, HOde and other garden-variety leftists actually believe that I'm a bigger threat to them than the peace-lovers.


Really? Murtha's held congressional hearings on the growing threat of Minnesotan message-board time-waster Ned Flanders?
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Postby TheBookPolice » Fri Mar 30, 2007 1:56 pm

Ned Flanders wrote:People like Chuck, Lord, Gargant, KOStards, Murtha, HOde and other garden-variety leftists actually believe that I'm a bigger threat to them than the peace-lovers.


Well, of course you are, Ned! Because we're fighting them over there, and you're always right fucking here.
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Postby Prof. Wagstaff » Fri Mar 30, 2007 2:18 pm

Ned Flanders wrote:People like Chuck, Lord, Gargant, KOStards, Murtha, HOde and other garden-variety leftists actually believe that I'm a bigger threat to them than the peace-lovers.

yeah ... that's the same thing as pointing out that you just suggested murdering a whole slew of people without ever having proven them guilty of anything ... :roll:

Christ, Flanders, what is it about The Constitution that you despise so much?
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Postby TheBookPolice » Fri Mar 30, 2007 2:20 pm

Prof. Wagstaff wrote:Christ, Flanders, what is it about The Constitution that you despise so much?


The words.
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