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    • Ashamed Paddy
    • 16.02.07 | 13:09 (IST)

    "Lets see. Israel invaded Jordan, Syria, Egypt, and Lebanon three times. It occupies the West Bank and controls the Gaza ghettoe. All of these attacks were, of course, pre-emtive. They also bombed Iraq. They hold 10,000 prisoners. Thats the Israeli history book view of the world" If this is the level of education in the land of my birth I'm glad my folks upped and left Galway when I was 5 otherwise I'd be another pig-ignorant bog-trotting twannet like 'Paddy' who has demonstrated he knows absolutely nothing whatsoever about history. What with people like him; ungrateful Sinn Feiners who, to show gratitude for all the support America has given them over the years, organize all the usual moronic 'Stop the West' rallies and cozy up to Hizbollah I'm beginning to be ashamed of my Irishness for the first time. Perhaps all this new-found Euro-money has spoiled what I used to regard as my people...

    from the article: Sen. Obama: U.S. must support Israel's right to self defense
    First published 00:00 16.02.07 | Last updated 00:00 16.02.07
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