What a difference a week can make in the US lexicon - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Crossed the Line
    • 07.06.10 | 20:11 (IDT)

    Monday 7 June:"The Obama administration on Monday called Thomas' remarks "offensive and reprehensible." Monday 30 May: "The president expressed deep regret at the loss of life in today's incident, and concern for the wounded," The US administration has obviously been expanding its understanding of the english language in the last week or perhaps the murder of 10 people one of them an American citizen is not as "offensive and reprehensible" as the words of an elderly lady.

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