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    • Colin Wright
    • 19.09.09 | 22:00 (IDT)

    That's pure wishful thinking. Remember the scene in 'Aladdin' where Jafar demands that the wizard support him in his fight with Aladdin? (Anyone with kids will be involuntarily familiar with the film). So the wizard starts chanting 'Jaffer, Jaffar, he's our man.' Remember that? It was about like that. We kow-towed, but after a conspicuous delay, as little as possible, and just so AIPAC et al wouldn't have an opening. After all, the relationship is about like the one in the movie. Jaffar may still be our master, but we've decided we don't like him much.

    from the article: U.S. calls UN report on Gaza war unfair to Israel
    First published 00:47 19.09.09 | Last updated 17:21 19.09.09
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