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The difference between civilized and uncivilized

If Joe Biden ever calls another American a barbarian, he should be driven out of office.

What a sharp contrast between the way the USA treated the body of bin Laden, as John Brennan said, in “strict conformance with Islamic precepts and practices” and the way the body of Gadhafi was treated.  The “swift burial of bin Laden complies with Islamic custom and should therefore avoid causing any offence in Muslim countries.”

Isn’t Libya a muslim country?  Maybe they should have contacted John Brennan.

There is no set of circumstances one could imagine that even the body of bin Laden would be dragged through the streets of New York City because that would be against all humanity and – forget islam – it would be especially against Christian practices.

MISRATA, Libya (AP) — Moammar Gadhafi’s blood-streaked body was on display in a commercial freezer at a shopping center Friday as Libyan authorities argued about what to do with his remains and questions deepened over official accounts of the longtime dictator’s death. New video emerged of his violent, chaotic last moments, showing fighters beating him as they drag him away.

Nearly every aspect of Thursday’s killing of Gadhafi was mired in confusion, a sign of the difficulties ahead for Libya. Its new rulers are disorganized, its people embittered and divided. But the ruling National Transitional Council said it would declare the country’s liberation on Saturday, the starting point for a timetable that calls for a new interim government within a month and elections within eight months.

The top U.N. rights chief raised concerns that Gadhafi may have been shot to death after being captured alive. 

[no kidding]

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In Misrata, residents crowded into long lines to get a chance to view the body of Gadhafi, which was laid out on a mattress on the floor of an emptied-out vegetable and onions freezer at a local shopping center. The body had apparently been stowed in the freezer in an attempt to keep it out of the public eye, but once the location was known, that intention was swept away in the overwhelming desire of residents to see the man they so deeply despised.

Men, women and children filed in to take their picture with the body. The site’s guards had even organized separate visiting hours for families and single men.

“We want to see the dog,” some chanted.

Gadhafi’s 69-year-old body was stripped to the waist, his torso and arms streaked with dried blood. Bullet wounds in the chest, abdomen and left side of the head were visible.

From previous post: 

Arab broadcasters showed graphic images of the balding, goateed Gadhafi – wounded, with a bloodied face and shirt – but alive. Later video showed fighters rolling Gadhafi’s lifeless body over on the pavement, stripped to the waist and a pool of blood under his head.

Standing, he was shoved along a Sirte road by fighters who chanted “God is great.” Gadhafi appears to struggle against them, stumbling and shouting as the fighters push him onto the hood of a pickup truck.

He was driven around lying on the hood of a truck, according to the video. One fighter is seen holding him down, pressing on his thigh with a pair of shoes in a show of contempt.

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The funeral for former Libyan ruler Moammar Gadhafi was to have taken place Friday, in keeping with Islamic tradition that bodies be buried as soon as possible. But a host of concerns have caused the body to be placed in temporary storage instead — and an inquiry may be launched into how he died.

Update at 1:15 p.m. ET: Several news agencies have confirmed that a U.S. Predator drone aided the attack on a large convoy as it attempted to leave Sirte Thursday — and that Gadhafi was in the convoy. The air attack, by at least one drone and several French jets, was reported by The Daily Telegraph Thursday. More details of the drone’s role in the attack are on Wire’s site.

http://www.wnyc.org/articles/wnyc-news/2011/oct/21/gadhafis-funeral-delayed-questions-persist-on-final-moments/

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In the case of Laden s corpse flip-wing V-22 Osprey flew the body from a US base in Afghanistan s Bagram to USS Carl Vinson�a thousand-foot-long nuclear-powered aircraft carrier sailing in the Arabian Sea off the Pakistani coast –in another violation of Islamabad s airspace Once the body reached Carl Vinson it was washed wrapped in a white burial shroud weighted and then slipped inside a bag The process was done in strict conformance with Islamic precepts and practices (John) Brennan later told reporters in Washington.

http://www.dnaindia.com/world/report_all-you-wanted-to-know-about-osama-bin-laden-s-burial-at-sea_1571742

Posted:  10.22.11 @ 12:02 p.m.

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“Democracy” is really breaking out in Libya

This is democracy?

Oh, yes.  We are officially standing with this.

Kadafi captured alive and then scheduled for trial…..

Nope.  Tortured then Shot in the head.

I am beginning to understand what Ron Paul is talking about.  What you want to bet we are sending money to these animals.

(Even before Gadhafi’s death, the U.S. moved swiftly to assist Libya’s National Transitional Council, providing the rebel-led group with financial assistance. In July, the U.S., along with allies in Europe and the Middle East, recognized the NTC as Libya’s official government. And last month, the U.S. ambassador to Libya returned to Tripoli to lead a newly reopened American Embassy in a post-Gadhafi era.) http://news.yahoo.com/us-focused-promoting-democracy-libya-160624008.html

Hillary Clinton in Libya visit to support democracy

18 October 2011 Last updated at 13:01 ET

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has travelled to Libya on an unannounced visit aimed at showing support for the Libyan people and building ties.

Mrs Clinton held talks with top officials from the NTC – Chairman Mustafa Abdul Jalil, Prime Minister Mahmoud Jibril and Finance Minister Ali Tarhouni.

She is the first US cabinet-level official to visit since Col Muammar Gaddafi was ousted.

She said the US offered support to all those who “believe in democracy” and said people must renounce violence and give up arms.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-15354921

Fast forward to October 20, 2011:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7F8D8v1EBAU

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dBvPPAR-SmM&feature=related&bpctr=1349635934

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6aniGAove-M&feature=endscreen&NR=1

Arab broadcasters showed graphic images of the balding, goateed Gadhafi – wounded, with a bloodied face and shirt – but alive. Later video showed fighters rolling Gadhafi’s lifeless body over on the pavement, stripped to the waist and a pool of blood under his head.

Standing, he was shoved along a Sirte road by fighters who chanted “God is great.” Gadhafi appears to struggle against them, stumbling and shouting as the fighters push him onto the hood of a pickup truck.

He was driven around lying on the hood of a truck, according to the video. One fighter is seen holding him down, pressing on his thigh with a pair of shoes in a show of contempt.

Really disgusting.

Posted:  10.21.11 @ 11:45 a.m.

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The left keeps talking and revealing themselves

President
Obama
is linking the tea party
movement with the Occupy
Wall Street protests
, saying they both speak to the belief of some Americans
that they are “separated from government.”

In an interview with ABC
News’ Jake Tapper, Obama said he and other leaders need to let those associated
with both movements know that “we understand their struggles and we are on their
side.

http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/nationworld/la-pn-obama-occupy-wall-street-20111018,0,57523.story

The child president has not an honest bone in his body.  I heard Chris Christie make a similar statement yesterday and that’s it for him as far as I’m concerned.

The tea party and occupy have nothing in common.

The tea party Knows what they stand for and they are using the democratic process to achieve it, all amid the hatred from the media and the democrats.

The tea party gatherings had no arrests, no filth, no turning away a black congressman, no protesting the police or messing on their cars, not one single communist or call for revolution.

And NOW the president and democrats and the media and the communists are embracing these riff raff in the streets costing millions in police overtime destroying and dirtying up wherever they go – NOW they want to pull the tea party down into a comparison to them.  NOW they want to co-opt the tea party’s impeccable behavior and compare them to the occupy crowd.

Isn’t it amazing how this occupy group have been built up by the left and the left wing media while the same, the very same people condemed and reviled and lied about the tea party.

They are so filled with hypocrisy as to cause one to be sick.

There’s no more protest of war because now the wars are Obama’s wars.

There’s no criticsm of shooting people down without due process because it’s Obama who is having them shot down.

I just saw a picture of Gadhafi shot in the head and the libos and their mouths on tv are cheering.  Even Saddam Hussein got a trial.  But this is “democracy” breaking out?  Captured alive and then shot in the head?  (Just watched the video.  They executed the man acting like a pack of rabid dogs.  Are we supporting these animals?  This is no democracy. )

And the corrupt media acts as a public relations firm for them.  They pick who will be condoned or condemned.  They pick what will be condoned or condemned.  And they ALWAYS condone and excuse the liberal/lefists no matter what they do or say and have utter contempt for the other side. I’m on the other side and I see and condemn their bias and lies.

Posted:  10.20.11 @1:00 p.m.

Woe to them that call evil good, and good evil; that put darkness for light, and
light for darkness; that put bitter for sweet, and sweet for bitter!

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Farrakhan, Wright, and Muammar Kadhafi

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Ten years after first stepping foot in Wright’s church, in October 1995 Obama accompanied Wright to Farrakhan’s “Million Man March.”

(Jeremiah Wright’s close friendship with Farrakhan goes back at least to the 1980s. Wright joined Farrakhan on a 1984 trip to Libya to visit Moammar Gadhafi.)

In January 1996, Farrakhan returned from another trip to Libya. It was the same month in which Barack Obama became an Illinois State Senator. By then, Obama had been attending Rev. Wright’s church for ten years, the latter five as a committed member. The New York Times reported:

“Louis Farrakhan, head of the Nation of Islam, visited Libya this week to meet Col. Muammar el-Qaddafi (Moamer Kadhafi) and discussed how to “unify, mobilize and organize” American Muslims for elections in the United States this year.

Colonel Qaddafi (Kadhafi), the Libyan leader, quoted by the state press agency, said: “Our confrontation with America used to be like confronting a fortress from outside. Today we have found an opening to enter the fortress and to confront it from within.”

The New York Times reported August 27, 1996 (h/t GS), that Farrakhan had applied to the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control for “permission” to accept a $1 billion “donation” pledged by Qaddafi (Kadhafi) during Farrakhan’s January 1996 trip to Libya, which had been under U.S. sanctions for years due to its “links to terrorism” that “bar most business transactions between the two countries and limit travel.”

To some people, all of these unwholesome links among Obama’s many strange friends may somehow seem ‘irrelevant’ or ‘inconsequential’, but to those of us who actually THINK, the dots are already connected, and what they outline is not a pretty picture.

http://spectator.org/archives/2008/10/16/obamas-farrakhan-problem/print

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