Lynx, Destroyer of Worlds (with Science!) (lynxreign) wrote,
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Where Does Terrorism Come From?

According to G.W. Bush, it apparently comes from G.H.W. Bush. That's right, W apparently blamed his daddy for the rise of terrorism in a recent question and answer period with reporters. I got the blow quote from an article here.

"[W]e had a policy that just said, let the dictator [Saddam Hussein] stay there, don't worry about it. And as a result of dictatorship, and as a result of tyranny, resentment, hopelessness began to develop in that part of the world, which became the -- gave the terrorists capacity to recruit."

Hmm... who set that policy into existence? George Bush I at the end of Desert Storm. Strange that he'd place the blame there, isn't it? Then again he probably just didn't think it through, as always.
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  • Wow!

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    So I'm at the World Science Fiction Convention in Montreal. I got to shake someone's hand tonight and I'm still kind of excited about it. Who's hand…

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