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2006-03-13 Home Front: WoT
Tony Blankley ID's the evil ones.
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Posted by Glineth Slairong6200 2006-03-13 14:20|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [298 views since 2007-05-07]  Top

#1 Anyone suprised? The MSM still refuses to call the murderers in that Beslan school massacre 'islamic' (even when they were - to a person Muslims) or terrorists. Only 'hostage takers' or 'gangsters'.....

I'm just suprised they dont call the Iranian-supplied 'insurgents' in Iraq 'Freedom Fighters' or 'Patriots'....
Posted by CrazyFool 2006-03-13 15:14||   2006-03-13 15:14|| Front Page Top

#2 Denial is an often useful innate human trait. Few of us would be able to function in the present if we did not put out of mind many unpleasant realities -- such as our inevitable death.

"The most merciful thing in the world, I think, is the inability of the human mind to correlate all its contents."

-- H.P. Lovecraft

Truly, we are living in Lovecraftian times.
Posted by Robert Crawford">Robert Crawford  2006-03-13 15:39||]">[]  2006-03-13 15:39|| Front Page Top

#3 "The most merciful thing in the world, I think, is the inability of the human mind to correlate all its contents."

-- H.P. Lovecraft

I agree with Lovecraft, we certainly need not "correlate" all. Memory loss is yet another blessing in disguise, in my case at least. I believe "denial" to be quite a seperate and distinct event which must be learned, imposed, or gained through personal fear. I would suggest that Blankley's piece points to an imposed denial based upon popular egalitarian theories and ideas. Previous civilizations and generations did not subscribe to such theories, but rather preferred to call an evil just that, and deal with it. We survive today as a direct result of their (our father's) unbelief. How long we survive in the future is yet to be seen.
Posted by Besoeker 2006-03-13 15:58||   2006-03-13 15:58|| Front Page Top

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