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2006-03-18 Israel-Palestine-Jordan
Siege of Gaza Starts Biting
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Posted by Fred 2006-03-18 00:00|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [431 views since 2007-05-07]  Top

#1 Still working on the cause / effect principle. After they master that, probably somewhere around 2100-2200, we will give them the wheel and the plow. That will keep them busy until the next millenium. The debate continue on whether to ever give them fire.
Posted by Glunter Sneash8888 2006-03-18 05:49||   2006-03-18 05:49|| Front Page Top

#2 Let the UN's Gaza Airlift begin!
Posted by Glunter Sneash8888 2006-03-18 06:41||   2006-03-18 06:41|| Front Page Top

#3 I get this visual - manna from Heaven... Only these are Paleos, not thankful Jooos, so they immediately start bitching... Why no zatar? Where's the laban? What, no hummus? This isn't as good as my mother used to make...

And God finally just says, "Aw, fuck it." and blasts the bitches off the face of the planet.
Posted by Glunter Sneash8888 2006-03-18 07:37||   2006-03-18 07:37|| Front Page Top

#4 The subtle language of the Holy QkUran has 64 variations of ingratitude. It's important to the speakers. Like snow to Eskimaux.
Posted by 6 2006-03-18 08:38||   2006-03-18 08:38|| Front Page Top

#5 6
Posted by Jules 2006-03-18 11:33||   2006-03-18 11:33|| Front Page Top

#6 Funny. Israel is a tiny country. You'd think, like the rest of the world, the Paleo's might be able to get their flour elsewhere. But it appears they can only get it from hated Israel. Go figure.
Posted by 2b 2006-03-18 12:22||   2006-03-18 12:22|| Front Page Top

#7 Let them eat cake!
Posted by Souha Arafat 2006-03-18 12:55||   2006-03-18 12:55|| Front Page Top

#8 at least they have their Zam Zam
Posted by Frank G">Frank G  2006-03-18 14:56||   2006-03-18 14:56|| Front Page Top

#9 I see a marketing opportunity for kosher hardtack..
Posted by Inspector Clueso 2006-03-18 18:45||   2006-03-18 18:45|| Front Page Top

#10 Let the UN's Gaza Airlift begin!

Posted by Pappy 2006-03-18 20:04||   2006-03-18 20:04|| Front Page Top

#11 2b, the Israelis control all access into / out of Gaza. They patrol the sea approaches and man checkpoints on the roads and of course it is walled. The only exception is the Rafah crossing into Egypt and that is currently only open to people, not goods. An additional crossing is planned but is held up pending an agreement on it between the Palestinian govt and Israel.

Data and (near the end of the file) a map here.
Posted by lotp 2006-03-18 20:30||   2006-03-18 20:30|| Front Page Top

#12 Thanks. Didn't know that.
Posted by 2b 2006-03-18 20:45||   2006-03-18 20:45|| Front Page Top

#13 ANNNNNNNNNNNNNNND, the Israelis have the Big Knife Switch™ for electric power, as well as the Big A$$ed Gate Valve™ for water. The Paleos have all the saline wells they can handle. The Paleos have sh*t royally into their own mess kit.
Posted by Alaska Paul">Alaska Paul  2006-03-18 21:30||   2006-03-18 21:30|| Front Page Top

#14 What's wrong w/flour from Egypt or another of their neighbors?
Posted by anonymous2u 2006-03-18 23:46||   2006-03-18 23:46|| Front Page Top

#15 Israel's destroyed all the tunnels into Egypt?

If arms can find their way in, so can flour.
Posted by anonymous2u 2006-03-18 23:50||   2006-03-18 23:50|| Front Page Top

#16 There's no money in flour, but arms importing seems to be a big profit enterprise. Maybe flour has to be more scarce befire it is worth importing. Supply and demand thing, ya know. Econ 101.
Posted by Alaska Paul">Alaska Paul  2006-03-18 23:58||   2006-03-18 23:58|| Front Page Top

23:58 Alaska Paul
23:56 Eric Jablow
23:55 Alaska Paul
23:50 anonymous2u
23:46 anonymous2u
23:08 Frank G
23:02 Whiskey Mike
22:57 CrazyFool
22:52 CrazyFool
22:46 wxjames
22:40 lotp
22:37 BA
22:33 2b
22:32 closedanger
22:30 2b
22:30 closedanger
22:27 Captain America
22:26 2b
22:24 BA
22:19 Seafarious
22:18 BA
22:15 gromgoru
22:09 lotp
22:09 J. Peterman

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