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salon.com contacts DFU over FR's role in murder of Nick Berg by Islamofascist Terrorist b*st*rds
email from salon.com reporter | 5-12-04 | dfu

Posted on 05/12/2004 4:27:51 PM PDT by doug from upland

(Note to Admin Moderator: if trolls join this thread to disrupt it or cause problems for FR, please immediately remove stupid, foolish, numbskull, airheaded, threatening, nonsensical comments.)

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Apparently, I am in the middle of a controversy regarding the brutal murder of Nick Berg by the Islamofascist terrorist b*st*rds.

I received the following FReepmail today from a salon.com reporter and spoke to him off the record. I will either call him back on the record or he can use my comments here on the record.

Salon.com inquiry, your post on the "enemies list"
From (redacted) | 05/12/2004 11:45:13 AM PDT read

Doug,

Hello. My name is (redacted), and I'm a reporter at Salon.com. On March 7, you posted a list of signatories to an ANSWER protest; that list, which is now being discussed by a few left-leaning bloggers, includes the name of "Michael S. Berg," who is the father of Nick Berg, the man beheaded in Iraq.

It seems as if you just posted a copy of the list from the ANSWER site, but the trouble is, your list appears much longer than the one on their page. Michael Berg's name -- and many others -- is not on their page.

So I wonder if you can tell me where you got your list -- have you any idea why yours is longer than the one they have?

I also wonder what you think about the fact that you named these people enemies; do you really think they're enemies? Some people on left-leaning blogs are floating the theory that Nick Berg was detained or singled out by U.S. authorities in Iraq because of the list you posted. I wonder what you think of that idea?

I'm not trying to attack you; I'm a reporter trying to get to the bottom of this story, and it'd be great to get your input. Can you e-mail or call, or let me know where to reach you? Thanks so much.

--(redacted)
Reporter, Salon.com (phone number redacted)

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NOTE: my first suggestion was to tell the report to ask ANSWER why many of the names have been removed from that original post.

Here is my post from a few months ago -- HERE IS THE ENEMY -- they have posted their names

Here is the link for the following excerpt on an FR thread -- Beheaded Man's Firm Was On Right-Wing 'Enemies' List

Original source -- original article by Fintan Dunne

Beheaded Man's Firm Was On Right-Wing 'Enemies' List
Breakfornews.com ^ | May 12, 2004 | Fintan Dunne
Posted on 05/12/2004 12:59:00 PM PDT by Tarantulas
Beheaded Man's Firm Was On Right-Wing 'Enemies' List

The family firm of beheaded American Nick Berg, was named by a conservative website in a list of 'enemies' of the Iraq occupation. That could explain his arrest by Iraqi police --a detention which fatally delayed his planned return from Iraq and may have led directly to his death.

Nick Berg, 26 disappeared into incommunicado detention after his arrest by Iraqi police in March, 2004. He vanished again after his release 13 days later. His body was found last Saturday in Baghdad, and a video of his beheading --supposedly by a radical Islamic group-- was posted on the Internet on Tuesday.

The official story of his gruesome murder has many dubious aspects, not least the real reason why Iraqi police detained the young man at a checkpoint. New research by BreakForNews has uncovered a plausible explanation.

The FreeRepublic.com web site and forum has a reputation for right-wing views, often fanatical Republican and relentless pro-war activism.

On 7th March, 2004, just three weeks before the first anniversary of the invasion of Iraq, an 'enemies' list of anti-war groups and individuals was posted on the Free Republic forum.

It began: "Here you are, FReepers. Here is the enemy."

The list had been copied from publicly available endorsements of a call to action for an imminent anniversary antiwar protest on 20th March, 2004. The protest was being organized under the banner of the A.N.S.W.E.R Coalition (Act Now to Stop War & End Racism).

Among those listed as having endorsed the call to action was this entry: "Michael S. Berg, Teacher, Prometheus Methods Tower Service, Inc."

That's Nick Berg's father, Michael who acts as business manager for his son in their family radio communications firm, Prometheus Methods Tower Service.

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Here is my immediate reaction --- what is the color of the sky in the fantasy world which Fintan Dunne calls home?

I can't wait for her next story. Let's set the scenario. Two guys are driving to the airport. Their upper radiator hose bursts, the car overheats, and they miss their flight. They get to the airport a few hours late and are able to catch the next plane. The plane crashes. Fintan Dunne headline: Pep Boys Implicated in Death of Innocent Travelers. If anyone could conceive such twisted logic, it would be Ms. Dunne. Without a defective radiator hose, they would have made it to the airport on time. Without a defective radiator hose they would not have been on the flight where the shoebomber detonated his loafers in the seat just behind the wing.

Do we have an official "enemies list"? If so, what do we do to them? Who is keeping track?

I will let you make some comments before I make additional on the record comments. Please don't be crazy. Think through your argument carefully. Some of this may appear on salon.com and we can perhaps help them get up to about 2 cents per share.


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To: reagandemocrat
I've been over perusing the DU boards for a few minutes and I'm observing that many of the posters there are fishing around desperately for proof that Nick Berg was beheaded by CIA or Bush administration operatives somehow. No, really!

So, given that this Salon snoop is slinking around trying to draw a connection between FR and Berg's killing, I'm just wondering if that's the angle this yellow journalist is trying to "discover."

101 posted on 05/12/2004 5:14:43 PM PDT by Siegfried (I'm not going back over there until I take a shower and disinfect myself)
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To: doug from upland
How could the Iraqis read FR ? I doubt they have P4's with 2 gig of ram and broadband service. DESPERATE !
102 posted on 05/12/2004 5:14:44 PM PDT by John Lenin (Leftists's have the brainpower of a moth)
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To: TheStickman
ping
103 posted on 05/12/2004 5:14:55 PM PDT by visualops
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To: LadyDoc
But when they use the same last name, and same business name based in the same small town, then ...?
104 posted on 05/12/2004 5:16:29 PM PDT by Cultural Jihad
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To: RedBloodedAmerican
His e-mail address is yourworstenenemy@hotmail.com ? Are you sure it's yourworstenenemy@hotmail.com ? I mean, yourworstenenemy@hotmail.com sounds kind of phony, you know?
yourworstenenemy@hotmail.com - maybe I'll have to write to him or her. But yourworstenenemy@hotmail.com is an attorney right? I wonder if I've posted the e-mail address yourworstenenemy@hotmail.com enough times for the spam spiders yet? yourworstenenemy@hotmail.com yourworstenenemy@hotmail.com yourworstenenemy@hotmail.com Whoops - fingers slipped - only meant to type yourworstenenemy@hotmail.com one time.
105 posted on 05/12/2004 5:17:31 PM PDT by Tennessee_Bob (http://www.code16.com/cat/)
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To: spodefly
Hahaha, even now my mouse is controlling your cat.
Beware the powers invested in Freepandbones.
106 posted on 05/12/2004 5:17:57 PM PDT by tet68 ( " We would not die in that man's company, that fears his fellowship to die with us...." Henry V.)
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To: doug from upland
Free Republic is the only one with a list? Does ANSWER web keep a list? It seems if they were looking for anti Americans they wouldn't be reading FR.
107 posted on 05/12/2004 5:18:18 PM PDT by just me
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To: doug from upland
A man is known more by his enemies than his friends.

Congratulations! :))
108 posted on 05/12/2004 5:18:27 PM PDT by freedumb2003 (Tagline under development... check back later)
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To: doug from upland
Did you ask the "reporter" if he knows the meaning of "tinfoil hat"?
109 posted on 05/12/2004 5:19:49 PM PDT by clintonh8r (Retrosexual Vietnam veteran against John Kerry, proud to be a "crook" and a "liar.")
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To: doug from upland
Smells like a set-up. The L.A. Times quoted from a "conservative website" yesterday, I'm pretty sure it was FR, and I'm convinced they are after this site again. Read Hillary's Secret War--The LAT, Chicago Tribune, Washington Post hired Clinton's lawyers to shut down FR in 1999, and it almost worked.

Be careful. Stay armed.
110 posted on 05/12/2004 5:20:06 PM PDT by reagandemocrat
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To: RoseD
The prison abuse story isn't why he was killed. The blame for his death falls squarely on the Islamofascist terrorists, who are killing people to try and take us down psychologically. They are also aware of the anti-war crowd and their influence of course. The ANSWER crowd are a mixture of anti-American subversives and useful idiots, and must be dealt with, but don't confuse the issue by blaming them for his death.
111 posted on 05/12/2004 5:20:48 PM PDT by visualops
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To: doug from upland
If this salon.com writer is interested in the truth, then they will report on how numerous acquaintances of Nick Berg claim that he had different views from his parents, that Nick supported both the war and President Bush, that today the FBI issued a release noting that the US had not detained him, rather the Iraqi's did, for 13 days, the US visited him 3 times, determined that he was not a threat and got him released, and prior to his release the State Dept. had offered to fly him home, telling him that it was too dangerous for him to be roaming Iraq alone. Somehow the mainstream media has only reported this under their breath, while gleefully using the incorrect accusations of his grieving parents. Typical media tactics, hide behind emotional yet incorrect quotes to give a false impression while burying or even ignoring the refuting evidence, yet maintaining plausible deniablity("Hey, we were just quoting, we never said it was true".)

Perhaps the salon.com writer should consult David Horowitz(doens't he write for salon?), he'd straighten he/she/it out on ANSWER.
112 posted on 05/12/2004 5:21:26 PM PDT by Diddle E. Squat
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To: doug from upland
Call him back tell him you are tape recording the interview and will release the entirety of the interview on the internet, or dont even bother telling him just do it since you both know there will be a recording and since you will have equal rights to the story.
113 posted on 05/12/2004 5:22:33 PM PDT by aft_lizard (I actually Voted for John Kerry before I voted against Him)
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To: doug from upland
>>...have you any idea why yours is longer than the one they have?...<<

LOL!

114 posted on 05/12/2004 5:22:44 PM PDT by FReepaholic (War On Terror: If not us, who? If not now, when?)
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To: alisasny

Not that it matters, but my cousin, a retired teacher from Henderson High School in West Chester, PA, knew and taught Nick Berg.

Needless to say, he is devastated, and despite his liberal leanings, does not blame George Bush.

115 posted on 05/12/2004 5:22:53 PM PDT by Fintan ( 1950)
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To: MNJohnnie
By doing that, Answer is a propaganda arm for the Terrorists.

And in that case, the terrorists would want to keep Nick Berg alive.

116 posted on 05/12/2004 5:23:06 PM PDT by BlessedBeGod ('I went to Vietnam, yada yada yada, I want to be President...")
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To: Harmless Teddy Bear
Yes we do have an enemies list and thanks for nothing to whoever let it out. This person will receive "the treatment" at our next secret cabal. Now we have to change the codebook, again.
117 posted on 05/12/2004 5:23:29 PM PDT by Hillarys Gate Cult (Proud member of the right wing extremist Neanderthals.)
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To: satchmodog9
I get crap sent to me from my ignorant leftie friends all the time.

You have leftie friends? You are a better person than I. If I have friends, and discover they are lefties, they are no longer my friends.

118 posted on 05/12/2004 5:23:45 PM PDT by Mark17
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To: Diddle E. Squat
This is total BS. I would refuse to talk to them.
119 posted on 05/12/2004 5:24:58 PM PDT by John Lenin (Leftists's have the brainpower of a moth)
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To: Fintan; aculeus
Apparently someone is unfamiliar with you and your smoking cigar...
120 posted on 05/12/2004 5:26:05 PM PDT by Diddle E. Squat
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To: wardaddy

Salon is only one step above Conanson or Alterman...be careful.

One step above Conason or Alterman would place you neck-deep in the middle of the manure pile that is affectionately called the "media".

121 posted on 05/12/2004 5:27:03 PM PDT by Fintan ( 1950)
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To: doug from upland
Any "lawyer" who would write and you and not state civil laws and state his name and location is not worth the crap that comes out at both ends. This sounds like a kid who wrote.
122 posted on 05/12/2004 5:28:47 PM PDT by aft_lizard (I actually Voted for John Kerry before I voted against Him)
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To: onyx
Brandon Mayfield has internet access from prison?
123 posted on 05/12/2004 5:29:04 PM PDT by Diddle E. Squat
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To: doug from upland
I thought Salon died sometime ago.

"The family firm of beheaded American Nick Berg, was named by a conservative website in a list of 'enemies' of the Iraq occupation. That could explain his arrest by Iraqi police --a detention which fatally delayed his planned return from Iraq and may have led directly to his death."

I heard it reported today that Nick Berg couldn't find work in Iraq, didn't have $$ to return home and refused a flight offered him by the State Department.

It's highly unlikely his detention by Iraqi police led to his death. But the left is going to try and spin it that way regardless of the facts.
124 posted on 05/12/2004 5:29:19 PM PDT by Peach
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To: Hillarys Gate Cult
But we can't change our song!

Who controls the British crown?
Who keeps the metric system down?
We do! We do!
Who leaves Atlantis off the maps?
Who keeps the martians under wraps?
We do! We do!
Who holds back the electric car?
Who makes Steve Guttenberg a star?
We do! We do!
Who robs the cave fish of their sight?
Who rigs every Oscars night?
We do! We do!
125 posted on 05/12/2004 5:31:13 PM PDT by Harmless Teddy Bear (Stalin's grave is just another communist plot.)
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To: doug from upland
Doug, great work, as usual. Nice outing of the changed website list of donors.

This has Hillary's stink all over it, especially the attacks on FR.

Great job.

ANSWER is hiding, covering their tracks, and independent Freepers are on the case. Nothing like cached pages....

126 posted on 05/12/2004 5:31:23 PM PDT by MonroeDNA (Hillary was in charge of the FBI files, which went into a data base: WHoDB. Genious hackers, expose)
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To: doug from upland
Salon Death Watch Bump.
127 posted on 05/12/2004 5:31:27 PM PDT by Rebelbase
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To: Hillarys Gate Cult
Snoop Dog has a slinky. I say again. SnoopDog has a slinky
128 posted on 05/12/2004 5:32:06 PM PDT by papertyger
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To: TruBluKentuckian
I think the insinuation is much more sinister here... I think what they are trying to say is that the list was posted here, read by "someone" in the government, then Nick Berg was detained in Iraq and it was discovered his father had signed the list. At that point I think they are claiming/going to claim that the U.S. (whatever agency you want to blame) had Nick Berg killed and staged it as a terrorist act, all because his father was named as an "enemy" here. That's probably the most ridiculous thing I've ever typed

It should be obvious, Dubya planned the whole thing to take the pressure off himself and Rumsfeld for the prison abuses.(sarcasm off)

129 posted on 05/12/2004 5:32:31 PM PDT by fatrat
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To: doug from upland
Too bad the enterprising reporter isn't as interested in the funding sources of International ANSWER, variously rumored to be funded by Saddam and Kim.
130 posted on 05/12/2004 5:32:44 PM PDT by Uncle Miltie (Islam: Nothing BEER couldn't cure.)
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To: doug from upland
As of 2029 EDT 12 May 2004, the his name is on the ANSWER site

Gerald Cavanaugh, Retired Teacher
Jim MacFarlan, Retired teacher
Mele Stokesberry, retired teacher
Michael S. Berg, Retired Teacher
Sylvia Meeks, retired teacher
Beverly Combs, Retired Teacher US Gov't & American History, Retired
   Teacher
Elaine Babian, retired teacher, IFCO/Pastors for Peace

But now he is retired.

131 posted on 05/12/2004 5:33:40 PM PDT by SubMareener
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To: TruBluKentuckian
"I think what they are trying to say is that the list was posted here, read by "someone" in the government, then Nick Berg was detained in Iraq and it was discovered his father had signed the list. At that point I think they are claiming/going to claim that the U.S. (whatever agency you want to blame) had Nick Berg killed and staged it as a terrorist act, all because his father was named as an "enemy" here"

But, I thought that's why govt. needed Patriot Act. Don't they have their own lists, now? LOL! It is ridiculous!

132 posted on 05/12/2004 5:34:01 PM PDT by monkeywrench
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To: doug from upland
Wow. I am amazed at this "attorney's" ethics and professionalism. /s
133 posted on 05/12/2004 5:34:40 PM PDT by PleaseNoMore (Islam - The Religion of the AntiChrist)
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To: doug from upland
This is an absurd thread. Anyone that would want to link this site to this murder is crazy.

But, if it is true some salon "reporter" is asking questions it would not be a surprise. It's more surprising that something like this has not come up already. Anyone who thinks this site is not on the destruct list from the left needs to read "Hillary's Secret War". The forward to the book was written by JimRob.

They want to shut this place down. You know "they", "them", like in the Mel Gibson movie "Conspiracy Theory". Except "they" are people like some sloven insane drunkard that had a much to do with the death of a young woman he left to drown as these slime did murdering this young man. Birds of a feather. So, making things up about FR is not much for them. And they will be making things up. The worst is yet to come I'd guess.

134 posted on 05/12/2004 5:35:29 PM PDT by isthisnickcool (I'm isthisnickcool, and I approved this post!)
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To: Hillarys Gate Cult
It wasn't me - I still haven't gotten my decoder ring, dammit.
135 posted on 05/12/2004 5:36:08 PM PDT by Tennessee_Bob (http://www.code16.com/cat/)
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To: doug from upland
These people remind me of those terrorists hiding behind hoods.

They send "threatening mail" but are too afraid to sign their name. I'll bet Jim has had the best laugh he's had in a while.
136 posted on 05/12/2004 5:37:44 PM PDT by Peach
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To: doug from upland
If the trumpet sounds and Jesus rides down on a white horse, with their last breaths, the left idiots will blame the president.
137 posted on 05/12/2004 5:39:25 PM PDT by vandykelastone (Nuts to Governor Goober: let's get serious now!)
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To: Tennessee_Bob
New decoder rings will be issued.

But you do have to turn in your old one or at least 51% of it.

138 posted on 05/12/2004 5:39:34 PM PDT by Harmless Teddy Bear (Stalin's grave is just another communist plot.)
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To: doug from upland
Ask if Salon has investigated the origins of ANSWER International. See if they think it is possible ANSWER itself has spread this slander. I have investigated its cross links and supporters...on the internet. It isn't difficult.

There are many "useful idiots" who do not realize what group is supporting the bus arrangements to peace rallies. Some seem not to care who makes the arrangements.
139 posted on 05/12/2004 5:40:01 PM PDT by MEG33 (John Kerry's been AWOL for two decades on issues of National Security!)
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To: LadyDoc; doug from upland
Here is one news report from May 8:


140 posted on 05/12/2004 5:41:26 PM PDT by Cultural Jihad
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To: Peach
"I heard it reported today that Nick Berg couldn't find work in Iraq, didn't have $$ to return home and refused a flight offered him by the State Department."

I know, and also that he thought the drive to the airport would be more dangerous than traveling by himself to Kuwait by taxi. Something is wrong here. He is either the dumbest person to ever live or the reports are all BS.
141 posted on 05/12/2004 5:41:32 PM PDT by monday
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To: jmstein7
ping
142 posted on 05/12/2004 5:42:21 PM PDT by Peach
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To: doug from upland
Basically, the Salon guy/gal made these points:

1. Your list is longer than the list currently posted at the source site.
>> The insinuation is that you made up the extra names, or got them from some other source.
>> A better (and obvious) question is why the original source has been scrubbed. If Salon is interested in an interesting story, this would be a good place to start.

2. Your false list may have been read by someone in Iraq. Since it was labeled "enemies", that person used it to identify people they should be on the watch for.
>> The insinuation is that a thread on FR is so high profile that Iraqi police in Iraq used it to identify people to watch for.
>> Wow! Salon must really think FR is hot stuff!
>> Either that, or the Salon person thinks Iraqi police are morons. Hmmm...

3. The local police in Iraq were able to tell Nick Berg was related to the Berg on the list.
>> Wow again! The Salon guy/gal must think the Iraqi police database is really hot stuff!
>> Or, maybe the Salon guy/gal thinks the Iraqi police think all Bergs are the same? Or, maybe ANY Berg will do?

The Salon "reporter" has no logic whatsoever to back up his/her insinuations. Is this why Salon is a financial wreck? Or is this simply the way all liberals "think"?

There is, of course, another completely plausible explanation for all of this. Someone at Salon wanted to see how much bandwidth they could waste at FR, and how much of MY time they could waste at the same time! And it worked! Grrr.....
143 posted on 05/12/2004 5:44:09 PM PDT by EternalHope (Boycott everything French forever. Including their vassal nations.)
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To: tscislaw
>>...have you any idea why yours is longer than the one they have?...<<

LOL!
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Genes?

144 posted on 05/12/2004 5:45:15 PM PDT by doug from upland (Don't wait until it is too late to stop Hillary -- do something today!)
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To: doug from upland
I don't read Saloon; in fact, if they said today was Wednesday, I'd check the calendar.
145 posted on 05/12/2004 5:45:58 PM PDT by Prince Charles
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To: doug from upland
a video of his beheading --supposedly by a radical Islamic group

Guess this "reporter" missed the video. Didn't look like the IRA or Hunters or whale killers or NRA members or Republicans or SUV drivers or oil co. exec's.

Although she may be on to something here, I've seen PETA and EDF threaten such acts.

Jammer
146 posted on 05/12/2004 5:46:34 PM PDT by JamminJAY (This space for rent)
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To: doug from upland
Some people on left-leaning blogs are floating the theory that Nick Berg was detained or singled out by U.S. authorities in Iraq because of the list you posted.

Well, I guess every civilian wandering around over there with the name of Smith, Anderson, Murphy, Cooper, Taylor, Edwards, Moore, Miller, White, Wright, etc., was also detained for the same reason, as those names are on the list, too. </sarcasm>

147 posted on 05/12/2004 5:46:46 PM PDT by LibWhacker
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To: doug from upland; LadyDoc
Source: http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1128499/posts?page=7#7
148 posted on 05/12/2004 5:46:55 PM PDT by Cultural Jihad
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To: SauronOfMordor
>>The big question for the reporter is this: which is easier to believe, that A.N.S.W.E.R. redacted their list, or that you were prescient enough [in] MARCH to post Berg's fathers name knowing it would endanger him in MAY.

There you have it. Apply Occam's Razor, and we're done.

These conspiracy theory Lefties need to take the advice here:
http://www.zapatopi.net/afdb.html
149 posted on 05/12/2004 5:47:07 PM PDT by FreedomPoster (hoplophobia is a mental aberration rather than a mere attitude)
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To: doug from upland
Beheaded Man's Firm Was On Right-Wing 'Enemies' List Breakfornews.com ^ | May 12, 2004 | Fintan Dunne Posted on 05/12/2004 12:59:00 PM PDT by Tarantulas Beheaded Man's Firm Was On Right-Wing 'Enemies' List

The family firm of beheaded American Nick Berg, was named by a conservative website in a list of 'enemies' of the Iraq occupation. That could explain his arrest by Iraqi police --a detention which fatally delayed his planned return from Iraq and may have led directly to his death. The reporter believes Iraqi police regularly use FreeRepublic to determine who the official enemies of the United States are? I would like for the reporter to further explain the leap made in this paragraph.

Nick Berg, 26 disappeared into incommunicado detention after his arrest by Iraqi police in March, 2004. He vanished again after his release 13 days later. His body was found last Saturday in Baghdad, and a video of his beheading --supposedly supposedly? or is there an inference here that maybe it wasn't a radical Islamic group and might be members of the radical right wing? Does this reporter think we're part of the wacko militia groups and have sent some of our members over to kill sons of A.N.S.W.E.R. supporters? by a radical Islamic group-- was posted on the Internet on Tuesday.

The official story of his gruesome murder has many dubious aspects, not least the real reason why Iraqi police detained the young man at a checkpoint. I haven't heard a reason yet why he was detained in the first place. New research by BreakForNews has uncovered a plausible explanation.

The FreeRepublic.com web site and forum has a reputation for right-wing views, often fanatical fanatical? Oh, please! Republican and relentless pro-war activism.

On 7th March, 2004, just three weeks before the first anniversary of the invasion of Iraq, an 'enemies' list of anti-war groups and individuals was posted on the Free Republic forum.

It began: "Here you are, FReepers. Here is the enemy."

The list had been copied from publicly available endorsements of a call to action for an imminent anniversary antiwar protest on 20th March, 2004. The protest was being organized under the banner of the A.N.S.W.E.R Coalition (Act Now to Stop War & End Racism).If the reporter is going to stretch as far as they have to find a reason, why aren't they pointing fingers at A.N.S.W.E.R. since the list was already available there?

Among those listed as having endorsed the call to action was this entry: "Michael S. Berg, Teacher, Prometheus Methods Tower Service, Inc."

That's Nick Berg's father, Michael who acts as business manager for his son in their family radio communications firm, Prometheus Methods Tower Service. And the reporters point is?

I'm continuously amazed at the way some people's minds work. They can invent a tin-foil theory based upon you supposedly being able to see into the future and know Nick Berg was in Iraq! I'm sorry but I think this reporter is a nut.

150 posted on 05/12/2004 5:47:25 PM PDT by Sally'sConcerns (It's painless to be a monthly donor!)
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