Follow News Of Live Shooting In Bahrain On Al Jazeera

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Fri, 02/18/2011 - 11:32 | 974099 AN0NYM0US
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The countdown on Saudi Arabia is now on.



which is why there is live fire in Bahrain, that is where it will be stopped

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 11:33 | 974122 Ragnarok
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Bahrain is the cum dumpster of rich Saudis from Riyadh who can't get enough of Russian hookers.

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 11:47 | 974188 SheepDog-One
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It will not be stopped.

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 12:16 | 974261 AN0NYM0US
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keep in mind this likely more a Sunni/Shi'te faceoff than democracy now and there is always the lesson of Tiananmen Square not to mention China's interest in the region but my wording should have been "try and stop"

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 12:51 | 974572 caconhma
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America zionist regime of Bush, Clinton, and Obama & Ben Shalom Bernanke are absolutely incompetent. Their idea of a world central government running by zionist bankers is a sick lunacy. Consequently, we are witnessing worldwide instability and revolutions.

The present Obama regime objectives to destabilize the nuclear-armed Pakistan will result in a nuclear holocaust.

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 13:01 | 974631 Rodent Freikorps
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So you are saying Muslims will use nukes, even though the US an the Soviets managed to spare the world.

Not really a sign of muslim humanitarianism, if you ask me.

Downright un-neighborly to be destroying the Earth like that.

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 13:24 | 974755 SteveNYC
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You are right. The more they fire on the people, the more hatred they will breed. These dumb fucks are toppling themselves, and it is going to be very, very ugly and violent unfortunately. Fools.

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 17:14 | 975554 DosZap
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Want to screw up your rulers, and country, and end up with a Dictator?, keep this up.

Get the populace hating you more, and you will go down.I guarantee it.

Same here, start beating,and shooting civies, and every uniformed LE will be in street clothes. or targets,or worse.

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 11:58 | 974240 jus_lite_reading
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I would not be shocked to see some trigger happy cops in the good old US of SA doing the exact same thing if not worse when things turn ugly here.

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 12:06 | 974275 Azannoth
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Yes they will, but someone will be shotting back at least

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 12:26 | 974391 Pure Evil
Fri, 02/18/2011 - 12:05 | 974274 Gully Foyle
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I remember someone on MSNBC, I think, just before the invasion of Iraq pointing out how the Middle East would fall like dominoes. That the locals would rise up and toss out their governments.

Guess he was right.

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 12:29 | 974406 AN0NYM0US
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ironically that was the NeoCon meme re Iraq

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 20:06 | 976097 Buck Johnson
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You are correct about the live fire, they are doing this (I didn't know the monarch of Bahrain uses mercenaries in it's police and forces, Pakistani, Indian, Jordanian etc.) to make sure this doesn't come over to Saudi Arabia.  Believe it or not they are only a 25 km distance away via the King Fahd Causeway connecting Bahrain to Saudi Arabia.  If you look at the statistics, 47% of the 18.5 million individuals living in Saudi Arabia is under 18, and 40% of the population lives in poverty and has no access to education and aren't employable.  Much of the issue is the fact that 90% of the workers who are hired are hired from abroad and are Sunni.  So Saudi Arabia has alot of issues with high youth unemployment and also Sunni exclusivity to jobs that may go to Shia or uneducated/poor Sunni.

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 11:31 | 974106 Azannoth
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I wonder if the this police tank in the picture has a 'Serve and Protect' line ?

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 11:59 | 974245 jus_lite_reading
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I was thinking the same exact thing.

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 12:01 | 974253 Josh Randall
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Fri, 02/18/2011 - 12:08 | 974281 Gully Foyle
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"I wonder if the this police tank in the picture has a 'Serve and Protect' line ?"

Rapists with a Badge

by Paula Parmeley Carter, Cop Block

According to the 3rd Quarter Report of The National Police Misconduct Statistics and Reporting Project, police officers committed sexual assaults at a rate of 79 per 100,000 law enforcement personal.  That rate is over two times the rate of the general public (28.7 per 100,000).  The fact that rapists seem to be concentrated among a group of armed individuals who have the purported authority to detain and arrest other individuals, should be more than a little alarming for even the most prolific bootlicker.  In just the last month several stories of officers committing disgusting crimes have been in the news.

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 14:25 | 975019 jus_lite_reading
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Power going to their "head"?

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 22:17 | 976453 StychoKiller
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More like "Punish and enslave!"  (reference Barricade in the 1st Transformers movie)

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 11:31 | 974108 Ragnarok
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Morons, they should have splurged for some LRADS.

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 11:31 | 974115 Amabo Kcarab
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Blythe needs a distraction.

Well here it is.

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 11:32 | 974116 Sizzurp
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Live fire ? Damn these boys ain't messing around.

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 12:12 | 974302 Arch Duke Ferdinand
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War will break out between Saudi Arabia vs Iran....Shiite vs Suni

....Unfortunately....Is Easy to see this coming.

Why "War is merely the continuation of politics by other means.".......

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 11:31 | 974117 Sizzurp
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Live fire ? Damn these boys ain't messing around.

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 11:49 | 974191 SheepDog-One
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People already forget that over 500 people were killed in the Egypt riots? No these protestors are not messing around and the same is coming here to the US as well with lots of firearms.

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 11:52 | 974215 Alienated Serf
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all our dominoes are falling in the middle east.  even though they don't directly border on us like the eastern bloc did with the USSR, they are still our satellites.  the empire is starting to crumble...

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 11:53 | 974221 Rodent Freikorps
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Don't forget all the govt. sponsored fractures in society based on victimology.

It'll be a crazy mess, before the sides get ironed out.

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 12:00 | 974252 Alienated Serf
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rulers have been using divide and conquer and "external threats" to control the sheeple for thousands of years...

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 12:11 | 974295 Orly
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But we've had the Internet for only a decade.

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 12:43 | 974500 Oh regional Indian
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Ah but orly, who controls (or shoudl that be con-trolls) the internet?

it is as free as it is because it is very much a part of the simulations. When it is done, you'll be down to beign allowed to access it through 2 points, Google or Facebook. 

Possible, ne? I can see it happening. Also, the sharper tacks number 1 in 10,000 even on the net's esoteric, educative, thought inducing places.

And seeing the ME, what will happen in india when long simmering societal tensions are allowed to explode boggles the mind. Ugh! So damn un-necssary.


Fri, 02/18/2011 - 13:37 | 974661 Orly
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Not exactly true, ORI.  (And may I say I appreciate your contribution here.  Your perspective is very helpful...)

Talking to another poster, CPL, there is nothing they can do to shut down the actual Internet, unless they wanted to completely stifle their own commerce at the same time.  Anything on-line leaves four holes open in their network no matter what.  It is always possible to sneak through those holes.

(This is all my take-away from what CPL said, not his words...)


I feel for the people of India.  What a lovely people you are.  Unfortunately, it looks like blood is going to be spilled everywhere, including Mumbai.

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 14:46 | 975104 Oh regional Indian
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Orly, the appreciation appreciated and returned.

WRT the internet,In the end, in their current forms, most current governments control the critical infrastructure for their nations. Power, telecommunications, band-width access, nodal points for data tx/rx...the rest of it.
They can, if they choose, cause enough disruption in the fabric to cause it to splinter. Think Google going down for a week, no gmail for one week. It is an NSA company after all. Or facebook. Or trading system hack.
So, may not go blink, but can make people go crazy. Hijacking people's identities is so easy, I hear. Think about the potential for that on a large scale.

This medium is extremely vulnerable, I feel.


Fri, 02/18/2011 - 13:32 | 974805 born2bmild
Fri, 02/18/2011 - 13:05 | 974670 Rodent Freikorps
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Heh. It is when they go after "internal threats" that it gets vicious.

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 11:32 | 974121 alien-IQ
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A few moments ago they quoted a doctor in the Hospital saying that it appears most of the victims had been shot in the head.

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 11:46 | 974185 SpeakerFTD
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Fri, 02/18/2011 - 11:57 | 974234 Crassus
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 Suicide by sniper.

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 13:03 | 974655 The Rock
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Fri, 02/18/2011 - 12:11 | 974293 Gully Foyle
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"A few moments ago they quoted a doctor in the Hospital saying that it appears most of the victims had been shot in the head."

According to Hackworth that would be the result of children playing video games.

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 11:33 | 974124 jobs1234
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The last time they had rioting on CNBC it caused a selloff. But not in the February Bernanke Put market.

Short of Blythe opening "live fire" on Kevin Sack I think we will never go down again.

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 11:45 | 974155 nonclaim
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This is options expiration Friday... the blinders are on and nothing else matters.

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 11:37 | 974126 dick cheneys ghost
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the saudi's are behind this and the 5th fleet is behind the saudi's.

the GCC nations had strong words for rioters in bahrain.


Fri, 02/18/2011 - 11:35 | 974134 Dr. Engali
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Coming to a country near you.

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 13:23 | 974754 born2bmild
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We're (in the US) starting with the nerf version,  classic video of former CIA analyst being dragged out of Hillary Clinton's press conference about free speech in the ME:

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 11:39 | 974135 williambanzai7
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Where's Abdullah?


Fri, 02/18/2011 - 11:50 | 974201 SheepDog-One
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Where is Abdullah? Need more time to clone another one.

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 11:59 | 974242 Ted K
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Mud wrestling, cage match to the death with Bin Laden.

Fri, 02/18/2011 - 12:01 | 974255 Sophist Economicus
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Fri, 02/18/2011 - 12:12 | 974304 Orly
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It will come out that, ironically, he died the same day Mubarak left (and probably died the same day as King Abdullah...).

Crazy freakin' world.

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