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2007-07-17 Home Front: Culture Wars
Truthers eating their own
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Posted by Seafarious 2007-07-17 00:00|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [517 views ]  Top

#1 I don't think she's a truther herself, it seems more like she thinks the gvt is covering some unpleasant facts; seems reasonable to me, one RB commenter of days past (not a regular) had an interesting theory which purported that 9/11 had support from iraq, iran, bosnia, "rogue elements" of soody arabia and pakiland, and that it was in fact not the "lone gunman" terror act done by renegade AQ, but a concerted, organized effort by a transnational, islamic para-governmental web.

IE a true act of unconventional *warfare*, not a terror strike.

And you could probably imagine the russians/chicoms are not too far behind that islamic terror web, or even be paranoid and think it's a proxy.

This seems interesting to me, though of course, there's no way to know if this is a valid theory. And anyway, I'm pretty sure there had been LOTS of CYA by the cia, the fbi, the clintonistas (cf . the Oklahoma bombing & the 1993 WTC bombing iraq possible connections),... to hide huge failures, and possibly blame it on GWB, so, unless you're in the loop, the whole truth about 9/11 is yet for future historians to write.
Posted by anonymous5089 2007-07-17 04:49||   2007-07-17 04:49|| Front Page Top

#2 Not sure about your hypothesis, except the Blame it on W part is a given.
Posted by doc 2007-07-17 08:52||   2007-07-17 08:52|| Front Page Top

#3 From the folks that believe that steel can't melt...
Posted by tu3031 2007-07-17 09:38||   2007-07-17 09:38|| Front Page Top

#4 Yeah, tu - how did we make steel before jet fuel? Burning coke, if I remember correctly. Can coke melt steel? Not without a draft.
Posted by Bobby  2007-07-17 18:19||   2007-07-17 18:19|| Front Page Top

#5 Perhaps if one tried Pepsi, instead...

/ducks, runs.
Posted by trailing wife 2007-07-17 20:26||   2007-07-17 20:26|| Front Page Top

#6 I laugh at these articles. I can only note that when I encounter a "truther" they rarely can verbalize their "theories" mostly they refer me to movies and episodes of the X-files. I also note that I back tracked their websites, and I can not find any link to offer a comment. I can only conclude that most of these folks are seriously delusional. The serious question that all my opponents can not answer is "What would the Neo-Cons gain from their Conspiracy?" Martial Law over the country? What real "Robber Baron" would wish to see all commerce within our country come to a grinding halt? Any greedy politico would want any conspiracy to line their pockets!
The mistake of the "moonbats" is to try to tie naked greed with religious fantacism, the 2 do not coincide.
Posted by Raider Ray">Raider Ray  2007-07-17 22:17||   2007-07-17 22:17|| Front Page Top

#7 It is my experience that many of these folks have grown more irrational as they continue to ingest their of fermenting Y2K Spam stockpile.
Posted by Super Hose 2007-07-17 23:13||   2007-07-17 23:13|| Front Page Top

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