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OfflineEchoVortex
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Good News from Baghdad!
    #2539123 - 04/08/04 02:30 PM (13 years, 2 months ago)

Whoever said we're not making progress in Iraq?

Take a look here:

http://www.cpa.gov/pressreleases/index.html

This is the site of the press office of the Coalition Provisional Authority. Some of the recent good news:

Apr 7: Boxing Merchandise Sold to Support Iraqi Boxing Dream
Apr 1: Optimists Club Organizes Baghdad Chapter
Mar 27: Beautification Plan for Baghdad Ready to Begin

From what I hear, the beautification plans are proceeding nicely: Baghdad now has many more bombed out buildings and dismembered corpses lying around than it did on March 27. Beautification experts are busy at work rearranging the body parts into the most aesthetically pleasing configurations.

And here's an interesting bit of trivia: the budget for the Beautifcation Plan is US$ 10,000,000! Yes, that's right! Your money and mine! Meanwhile, the Kean 9/11 commission had to beg and scrape for the Bushies to give them a WHOPPING $15,000,000. The commission charged with investigating the worst security failure in US history gets a full 50% more than a program designed to beautify a war zone.

Oh, did I mention that the press office of the CPA is staffed by highly qualified Republican Party hacks? But you knew that already.


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OfflineLearyfan
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Re: Good News from Baghdad! [Re: EchoVortex]
    #2539229 - 04/08/04 02:56 PM (13 years, 2 months ago)

Worth every penny.  :nonono:






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Re: Good News from Baghdad! [Re: EchoVortex]
    #2539245 - 04/08/04 02:59 PM (13 years, 2 months ago)

Beautification experts are busy at work rearranging the body parts into the most aesthetically pleasing configurations.

The worlds' best Feng Shui experts are being consulted...


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Re: Good News from Baghdad! [Re: EchoVortex]
    #2539476 - 04/08/04 03:52 PM (13 years, 2 months ago)

Quote:

EchoVortex said:
... here's an interesting bit of trivia:  the budget for the Beautifcation Plan is US$ 10,000,000!  Yes, that's right!  Your money and mine!  Meanwhile, the Kean 9/11 commission had to beg and scrape for the Bushies to give them a WHOPPING $15,000,000.



:shake:  The priorities of this administration are EXTREMELY messed up.


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Re: Good News from Baghdad! [Re: Evolving]
    #2539594 - 04/08/04 04:22 PM (13 years, 2 months ago)

Seriously!

We don't have any responsibility to fix any of the shit we blew up.


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