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Is this true ?

http://www.bostonglobe.com/ideas/201...h9L/story.html

Never been in the States, but is this true ?
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Old 23.07.2012, 21:35
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Never been in the States, but is this true ?
Er, no. It's election year, believe nothing.
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Old 23.07.2012, 21:45
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Never been in the States, but is this true ?
Anything with "secret agenda" in the title is true. By definition.
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Old 23.07.2012, 22:06
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Never been in the States, but is this true ?
Definitely.

I know lots of people who will confirm it.

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Old 23.07.2012, 22:53
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Re: Is this true ?

aside from the tens of millions of Muslims (we simply don't need tens of millions more of anybody at this point at 8+% unemployment), I hope all of it is true. our misreading of the Second Amendment is embarrassing, and our insatiable desire to burn natural gas at incredibly stupid prices is likewise embarrassing.

then again, I wouldn't be bothered by a Romney presidency, either - he would simply refi all of the US debt by issuing bonds to the Chinese and then default on the debt to the Chinese, solving the US debt "problem" and screwing the Chinese at the same time.

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Old 23.07.2012, 22:59
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Re: Is this true ?

Ah, media fear-mongering at its very best.

What I'd like to know is when did free speech become make-up-$hit-and-pass-it-off-as-news? Articles like this need to be filed in the FICTION section of the papers.
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Old 23.07.2012, 23:03
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As all the good 'ol boys used to say about one of their own bros:

"No smoke, without fire".

[oh, BO isn't from the deep south]
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What I'd like to know is when did free speech become make-up-$hit-and-pass-it-off-as-news?
A while ago. Where have you been all that time... in Switzerland or what?
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Old 23.07.2012, 23:08
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Never been in the States, but is this true ?
How old are you?
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Old 23.07.2012, 23:09
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Re: Is this true ?

There is more much more, but I can`t tell you it`s secret.Ask me in 2016.And I have been in the states
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Old 23.07.2012, 23:15
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A while ago. Where have you been all that time... in Switzerland or what?
I know it's been a while, but it just seems to get progressively worse each year to the point where people actually have to question whether something reported is just total fantasy.
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Old 24.07.2012, 14:21
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I cannot believe I just read that; must go & wash my brain
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The BIG problem is that a significant number of people in the US do actually believe this - some of them are my relatives. Their hatred of Obama has no bounds for them. They actually told us that he is a Muslim terrorist in disuguise - we thought they were joking, but they clearly were not
Scary.
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Old 24.07.2012, 14:35
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This is just one example why I don't claim to be "American". I grew up in the USA, but I'm one of the fortunate few who was able to escape the "sound-bite mentality" fed and controlled by Fox News. Now I just sit back and shake my head at how silly the US appears to be when viewed from outside.
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Old 24.07.2012, 14:57
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Re: Is this true ?

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A lot of Americans in Switzerland believe it as well!

Meanwhile, I'm on the fence (though I still don't like or trust Obama).

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Old 24.07.2012, 15:03
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Meanwhile, I'm on the fence (though I still don't like or trust Obama).

Tom
Me neither. Barrack Obama - Obama Bin Laden, see the connection?
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Scary.
I met a few Americans like this. It shows about the same level of credulity as those who thought Obama would be the saviour of the world. It'd be laughable if it wasn't for the fact they've got nuclear weapons.

I love the muslim conspiracy. A video showing Obama in a mosque (that's actually a church)...

Of course, everyone in on the secret knows he's an Irish terrorist, not muslim. His real name is Barry O'Bama.
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Old 24.07.2012, 15:11
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I cannot believe I just read that; must go & wash my bra
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You mean Obama isn't the Savior and the Anti-Christ in one? Damn, that means I lost a bet...
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