Posted by andreas from dtm2-t7-2.mcbone.net (22.214.171.124) on Thursday, February 06, 2003 at 6:49PM :
In Reply to: Re: Powell's Big Flop at UN posted by pancho from customer-148-233-93-33.uninet.net.mx (126.96.36.199) on Thursday, February 06, 2003 at 6:14PM :
: Does anyone think that if there was one credible piece of evidence they wouldn´t have presented it long before this...and bombed the shit out of more Iraqi children?
+++ These boots (= info) are meant for walking .. not to polish or shine in any retreat.
+++ Which means: Neither you nor - more certainly - I nor any few others here on this forum ever expected anything else from Powell than grossest propaganda stunts.
+++ BUT: We should not bath in the self-complacency of any dumb feelings of an a priori "know it all" attitude:
+++ The word is to be brought out as intellectual ammunition to shield the propaganda victims, encourage the wavering, to train the seeking and to spark CONSCIOUS & INFORMED ACTION of the mature.
+++ All that you can't achieve with only lethargic, dumb and hazy emotions and some crude eruptions and the flurry of platitudes they produce from time to time ..
Though that may be your natural environment.
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