Being Liberal and a Progressive in a RED STATE is not an easy thing these days. I started this blog to vent my frustrations on our lives being taken over by right wing conservatives with their propaganda machines. I have also learned an important lesson in the last year, it is that reading is the only way to get real information, you cannot depend on the news you see on TV.


Friday, June 03, 2005

Pentagon Admits Koran Abuse waits Til Friday so it Won't get any Press

The Pentagon made sure this would be a non story by waiting until Friday evening to put out the report that the Koran had been abused at Guantanamo Bay. Unbelievable, after cowing Newsweek into retracting the story:

The Pentagon on Friday released new details about mishandling of the Quran at the Guantanamo Bay prison for terror suspects, confirming that a soldier deliberately kicked the Muslim holy book and that an interrogator stepped on a Quran and was later fired for “a pattern of unacceptable behavior.”

In other confirmed incidents, water balloons thrown by prison guards caused an unspecified number of Qurans to get wet; a guard’s urine came through an air vent and splashed on a detainee and his Quran; and in a confirmed but ambiguous case a two-word obscenity was written in English on the inside cover of a Quran.The findings, released after

full story:
Pentagon details mishandling of Quran


Blogger Ol' Froth said...

Hey cut the Pentagon some slack! Its not like the Koran was flushed down a toilet or anything, it was only used as one.

6/04/2005 7:14 AM

Anonymous Anonymous said...

this bitch is a dumbass.
suck it.

6/05/2005 7:47 PM


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