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    In Libya, even the news anchor practices open carry of a firearm

    I wonder what her situation is now...

    Libyan state television presenter holding a gun and saying she and other staffers are ready to become martyrs to defend the station as anti-Gaddafi forces close in on Tripoli.
    TRANSLATION: AL Jazeera translation of video: "With this weapon, I either kill or die today, you will not take al-Libiyah channel. You won't take Jamahiriyah channel, Shababiyah channel, Tripoli or all of Libya, and even those without a weapon are willing to be a shield in order to protect their colleagues at this channel. We are willing to become martyrs."


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    She's probably working for CNN now.
    SI VIS PACEM PARA BELLUM

    "It's a great life. You risk your skin catching killers and the juries turn them loose so they can come back and shoot at you again. If your honest , your poor your whole life. And , In the end , you wind up dying all alone on some dirty street. For what? For nothing. For a tin star."
    -Ex-Sheriff Martin Howe to Will Kane in "High Noon"

    Far from being a handicap to command, compassion is the measure of it. For unless one values the lives of his soldiers and is tormented by their ordeals , he is unfit to command.
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    CNN will bow before her over the martyr comments but they won't like her because she actually touched a gun
    'Political Correctness is a doctrine fostered by a
    delusional, illogical liberal minority, and rabidly
    promoted by an unscrupulous mainstream media, which
    holds forth the proposition that it is entirely
    possible to pick up a turd by the clean end!'

    A fear of weapons is a sign of retarded sexual and emotional maturity. Sigmund Freud

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    Quote Originally Posted by pgg View Post
    CNN will bow before her over the martyr comments but they won't like her because she actually touched an assault rifle
    Correction made for you.
    SI VIS PACEM PARA BELLUM

    "It's a great life. You risk your skin catching killers and the juries turn them loose so they can come back and shoot at you again. If your honest , your poor your whole life. And , In the end , you wind up dying all alone on some dirty street. For what? For nothing. For a tin star."
    -Ex-Sheriff Martin Howe to Will Kane in "High Noon"

    Far from being a handicap to command, compassion is the measure of it. For unless one values the lives of his soldiers and is tormented by their ordeals , he is unfit to command.
    -General Omar Bradley, United States Army

    Renniger-Richards-Griswold-Owens

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    The Brady Bunch doesn't make a distinction
    'Political Correctness is a doctrine fostered by a
    delusional, illogical liberal minority, and rabidly
    promoted by an unscrupulous mainstream media, which
    holds forth the proposition that it is entirely
    possible to pick up a turd by the clean end!'

    A fear of weapons is a sign of retarded sexual and emotional maturity. Sigmund Freud

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    Quote Originally Posted by pgg View Post
    CNN will bow before her over the martyr comments but they won't like her because she actually touched an assault rifle with high-capacity magazines.
    Fixed it some more.
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    Doesn't matter. Without any mandated training with it and the way she was holding it in the first place she'll fire off the first shot with the barrel pointed at her head. Or she'll cowboy up, fire it and hit the wrong person.
    Do not war for peace. If you must war, war for justice. For without justice there is no peace. -me

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    Day late -dollar short.Video has been removed,Guess she got her job at CNN.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mavriktu View Post
    Day late -dollar short.Video has been removed,Guess she got her job at CNN.
    I replaced it with another link. Nothing is ever permanently deleted from teh interwebz!

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    Ever think there's a camera guy or a sound guy thinking "Screw you guys, I'm going home!"
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