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    • utagawa
    • 02.02.10 | 12:25 (IST)

    Whenever I need to be amused, reading about the indignation from American and British talkbackers can always get a laugh. The Israelis dropped a bomb on a flour mill? Really? Did they do it? And that's a war crime, right? How does that compare to Little Boy, the atomic bomb that was dropped on Hiroshima and killed 100,000 immediately? That was the mother of all collateral damage and the grandmother of all war crimes. Or what about the carpet bombing of Dresden. I guess that was okay. I haven't heard any apologies or calls for reparation yet from Americans or British. So keep posting because sometimes when I get depressed at people's stupidity and self-righteous finger pointing, a good read of Haaretz talkback will bring laughter because of the concentrated doses of cynicism and hypocrisy.

    from the article: Report: UN evidence counters Israel's account of Gaza war
    First published 10:17 02.02.10 | Last updated 10:54 02.02.10
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