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These Crimes...

You have climbed
Tall mountains
Crossed vast deserts
And traveled deep seas

You have fought
And vanquished
Enemies, nature
And the elements

You have built
Great railroads
Highways
And air routes

You have created
Powerful works
Of music
Painting
And literature

You have developed
Wondrous machines
Of technology
And science

You have traveled
Through outer space
Inner space
And cyber space

And yet...
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Still...

You practice...

Murder
Torture
Rape
Bigotry
And theft

In the name
Of God
And freedom...

You judge
And destroy
The entire world
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In the name
Of redemption
And security...

You lie
Cheat
And deceive

In the name
Of defense...

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Jim Bush is a 67 year old, Vietnam-era veteran, currently living in Texas. He was raised in a military family. His father received the Silver Star for directing troops while under air attack at Clark Field in the Phillipines, survived the Bataan (more...)
 

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Is it dedicated to Al Qaeda?... by 2LB on Sunday, Jul 15, 2007 at 12:08:58 PM
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Nice defense and justification for terroism. ... by 2LB on Sunday, Jul 15, 2007 at 12:54:57 PM
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