Category Archives: It’s War! It’s Legal! It’s Lovely!

Bad apples

Guardian – Brutal attack by soldiers left innocent Iraqi dead, court told: “The Crown case is that [these men] entered a small Iraqi village in two vehicles,” Mr Heslop said. Once in the village they brutally assaulted a number of … Continue reading

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But don’t even *think* about protesting, bub…

Guardian – Suspect’s tale of travel and torture: A former London schoolboy accused of being a dedicated al-Qaida terrorist has given the first full account of the interrogation and alleged torture endured by so-called ghost detainees held at secret prisons … Continue reading

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Meanwhile….

in another part of the world… (Link via goatchurch.)

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What Barry Says

An uncompromising examination and criticism of US foreign policy, according to Barry from down the pub. (Requires Windows Media or ReallyCrapPlayer. Link via Blogman.)

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Iran? Next? Noooooo…..

Here’s a lovely trigger. Let’s all blow our brains out… FUXNews – Ex-Hostages: Iran’s President Was Captor: Five Americans who were held for more than a year in the hostage crisis believe that (Iran’s President-elect) Ahmadinejad was one of their … Continue reading

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Wahhh! You’re making me look bad in front of Osama!

Please pardon the link-dump. I have to see a little man about a red-and-yellow car… Bush evokes 9/11 to bolster Iraq war Bush Criticized Over Speech About Iraq War President Bush’s Speech About Iraq Deception, Denial, and Demagoguery: Bush Speech … Continue reading

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Insurgency talks

Guardian (Jun 10) – US in talks with Iraqi insurgents: A US embassy official in Baghdad said efforts were under way to “engage” elements of the resistance in an apparent softening of the Bush administration’s opposition to negotiations. Yes, they … Continue reading

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Trust

A great post on the use of napalm in Iraq from Chicken Yoghurt. Whoops! There goes another! Can we believe the Bush administration when they assure us that napalm was only used on military targets in Baghdad? After they denied … Continue reading

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Smells like… election victory

Independent – US lied to Britain over use of napalm in Iraq war: American officials lied to British ministers over the use of “internationally reviled” napalm-type firebombs in Iraq. Yesterday’s disclosure led to calls by MPs for a full statement … Continue reading

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And to shake your booty means to wiggle one’s butt…

Bwahahahahahahahahahahahaha! McPaper – ‘Downing Street memo’ gets fresh attention: Robin Niblett of the Center for Strategic and International Studies, a Washington think tank, says it would be easy for Americans to misunderstand the reference to intelligence being “fixed around” Iraq … Continue reading

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