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2009-06-20 Afghanistan
NY Times Reporter Escapes Taliban After 7 Months
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Posted by ed 2009-06-20 19:54|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [424 views ]  Top

#1 Um, 'we' have... it was reported on the 'Burg here.
Posted by Free Radical">Free Radical  2009-06-20 21:01||   2009-06-20 21:01|| Front Page Top

#2 S'okay. He'll always be with them in spirit...
Posted by Pappy 2009-06-20 21:51||   2009-06-20 21:51|| Front Page Top

#3 I wonder if the media lords would have been so fastidious about withholding damaging information if the victim had been an American soldier or, say, a missionary?
(yes, I am joking but it isn't funny.)
Posted by Atomic Conspiracy 2009-06-20 22:39||   2009-06-20 22:39|| Front Page Top

#4 Was a ransom paid in order for his escape to be allowed?
Was the driver part of the kidnapping and not a kidnappee?
Am I too cynical?
Posted by Glenmore 2009-06-20 22:41||   2009-06-20 22:41|| Front Page Top

#5 Glenmore, as someone said, I try to be cynical, but it is so hard to keep up.
Posted by Rambler in Virginia">Rambler in Virginia  2009-06-20 23:27||   2009-06-20 23:27|| Front Page Top

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