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  •  I was pissed off when I posted so (1+ / 0-)
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    Hey338Too

    I can see why people may have misinterpreted the intent (athough I'm pretty sure that some people just ignored my intent anyway--so go these threads)

    I haven't seen the documentary yet, though.

    •  Ok - then do you think I should pull my uprate? (3+ / 0-)
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      bevenro, livosh1, Hey338Too

      I happen to think you are right though, but I will respect your wishes.

      Frankly, all this talk about equivalency with the Nazi's is disgusting because while the Occupation may be a number of things there is nothing even comparable in it to what happened during the Nazi period. And despite the hypocritical and frankly mind numbing ignorance displayed by people who would make the claim and use people who were traumatized by the Holocaust to help "prove" their point.. it just isn't true.

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      by volleyboy1 on Fri Feb 01, 2013 at 04:26:25 PM PST

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      •  it's up to you--you can pull it if you like since (0+ / 0-)

        it won't bring my comment back anyway!

        Diarist obviously doesn't see what he/she is doing here, and the support for that sort of thing around here is aggravating (but expected unfortunately..)

      •  You say that (1+ / 0-)
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        WattleBreakfast
        And despite the hypocritical and frankly mind numbing ignorance displayed by people who would make the claim and use people who were traumatized by the Holocaust to help "prove" their point.. it just isn't true.
        But the diarist didn't do that -- the former chief depicted in the film did.  Isn't it striking that a man who lived in Germany during WWII and also served in Israel's military would make such a strong and provocative statement?

        The civil rights, gay rights and women's movements, designed to allow others to reach for power previously grasped only by white men, have made a real difference, and the outlines of 21st century America have emerged. -- Paul West of LA Times

        by LiberalLady on Fri Feb 01, 2013 at 08:46:39 PM PST

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