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#81 G-man


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Posted 11 May 2004 - 02:48 PM


In case you missed it, I'm agreeing with you, Lil.  Why are you yelling at me?


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Posted 11 May 2004 - 03:04 PM

You're agreeing with me?  I know ever said that I accept that what's going on in Iraq is a necessary evil (unsavory as that fact may be), which is the exact impression I'm getting from you.  If that's not your position then please clarify.
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Posted 11 May 2004 - 03:17 PM

Handmaiden07, on May 11 2004, 11:12 AM, said:

Shoshana, on May 11 2004, 03:07 PM, said:

Wait - give me a chance to jump into my pink asbestos underwear!

From the original article:


In Arizona, male inmates at the Maricopa
County jail in Phoenix are made to wear women's pink underwear as a
form of humiliation.

I was saying that I didn't think that making people in the Phoenix jail wear pink underwear was mistreatment. Not pink underwear for the Iraqi captives! It's pink underwear for prisoners in Phoenix, Ariz!

I never said anything about pink underwear in Iraq. Besides - I haven't seen anything about making Iraqi detainees wear pink underwear.

Nonetheless, upon first reading I did miss the fact that this pink underwear is women's underwear - I was thinking pink boxers or something...
Thank you - I missed that it was the US prisoners being spoken of.  (Although Iraqi prisoners were dressed in women's clothes as well, IIRC)
I missed it as well.  :blush:  :blush:  :blush:
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