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Apparently Sen. Sessions has characterized Guantanamo

by Ziks511 / June 18, 2005 9:34 AM PDT

as a holiday resort for prisoners. Gorgeous location in the sunny Caribbean.

Yeah, right!

It's more like a Roach Motel. They check in but they can't check out.

Rob

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(NT) (NT) sad there tread like humans
by Mark5019 / June 18, 2005 9:35 AM PDT
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Some HAVE checked out
by EdH / June 18, 2005 10:25 AM PDT

And unfortunately went right back to the battlefield, where some of these roaches have been killed. Yay!

Sessions is right. Compared to almost any real prison in the world Gitmo IS a paradise. Probably the best living conditions these scum have ever experienced in their miserable lives. They get good food, medical care, free prayer rugs and Qu'rans (which most of them didn't have when captured by the way)

You should educate yourself on the subject before spouting off.

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instead they all should be sent
by Mark5019 / June 18, 2005 12:07 PM PDT

for dirt naps

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Odd,
by duckman / June 18, 2005 12:09 PM PDT

that we spend more per person for food at Gitmo than for our own soldiers in combat.

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They require a special diet,
by EdH / June 18, 2005 12:27 PM PDT
In reply to: Odd,

prepared in a certain way. Can't offend their delicate sensibilities y'know.

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(NT) (NT) lead would work well for there system
by Mark5019 / June 18, 2005 12:45 PM PDT
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Well, McCain doesn't like it and Pete Peterson doesn't like
by Ziks511 / June 18, 2005 5:23 PM PDT
In reply to: Odd,

it and they've spent serious time in detention. I think their opinions should be listened to.

Like I said elsewhere, it's not about them, its about us, American values, American ideals, American policy are all dependent on more than the Raving Right Wing's credo "Kill them all, God will know his own". If you look bad world wide you can't accomplish anything.

How many countries will show up the next time we ask after this?

Rob

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I doubt it will have any impact at all.
by EdH / June 18, 2005 8:48 PM PDT

The reasons we didn't get support from our so-called friends is well-known and had nothing to do with any high-mindedness on their parts.

The reason this is such an issue is that shortsighted leftists are using it for politocal gain. The fact that they help the enemy and endanger our troops apparently doesn't bother them one bit.

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(NT) (NT) Bingo!
by lylesg / June 19, 2005 1:54 AM PDT
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well we wont worry about your country
by Mark5019 / June 19, 2005 1:42 AM PDT

canadas same as france, germany, russia just to name a few.

and leave it to the americans rob you canucks can hide again

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And how do
by Glenda / June 19, 2005 3:46 AM PDT

we look bad taking terrorists and putting them in prison?? Oh wait! I guess we could just behead them and give them a bit of their own justice!

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here's one way to dispense justice
by JP Bill / June 19, 2005 3:57 AM PDT
In reply to: And how do
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(NT) (NT) and if found guilty hang him
by Mark5019 / June 19, 2005 4:06 AM PDT
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(NT) (NT) You're going to wait for a trial?
by JP Bill / June 19, 2005 4:10 AM PDT
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of course wouldnt you?
by Mark5019 / June 19, 2005 4:41 AM PDT

were not barbariens were just doing our jobs.

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(NT) (NT) Mark, you don't really expect to get an answer, do you?
by Jack Ammann / June 19, 2005 5:27 AM PDT
In reply to: of course wouldnt you?
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I would, but,
by JP Bill / June 19, 2005 5:36 AM PDT
In reply to: of course wouldnt you?

you usually have your mind made up before the trial. (so, why bother with a trial)

you know, my country right or wrong?

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no jp your country hasnt been right yet
by Mark5019 / June 19, 2005 7:16 AM PDT
In reply to: I would, but,

its still trying to find its balls


and if found guilty then he will be punished.

jp im wondering hard hat slipping?

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And that Sargeant will
by Glenda / June 19, 2005 4:35 AM PDT

get the justice he deserves! Either life in prison or execution!

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you do what i would do
by Mark5019 / June 19, 2005 4:06 AM PDT
In reply to: And how do

take no prisinors alive

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see if we took no prisinors
by Mark5019 / June 18, 2005 12:25 PM PDT

alive would that make you feel better?

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Some have 'checked out'
by Dragon / June 18, 2005 11:41 PM PDT

But theyve gone home to tell lies about us, and to kill people. When they checked out it was under international pressure. Our mistake. We should take responsibility for it. But the international community will never acknowledge such a mistake.

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"Roach Motel"?????
by Angeline Booher / June 19, 2005 3:14 AM PDT

Apparently Americans are not the only ones whose treatment of prisoners is under scrutiny.

http://www.prisonjustice.ca/politics/1012_failedexp.html

But we don't harp on that here.

A human Rights investigation here:

http://www.prisonjustice.ca/politics/1010_CHRCaug03.html

Viewer participation at CBC:

http://www.cbc.ca/prison/letters5.html

Re: Canadian military prisons:

http://forums.army.ca/forums/index.php?topic=18425.0;all

I know that Gitmo is a detention facility rather than a prison to which the population has been sent following conviction.

But my point is to note that you called Gitmo a "Roach Motel", indicating , #1, that you choose to believe every complaint that has come from the detainees, #2., that you believe that such charges are notinvestigated, and #3., that the actions of a few of our military is an indication of a cancer on them all.

Angeline
Speakeasy Moderator
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it cant be true
by Mark5019 / June 19, 2005 4:07 AM PDT
In reply to: "Roach Motel"?????

there so much better than us how could a canadian ever do this:D

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