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This Is How Ukrainian Protesters Attack An Armored Personnel Carrier

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Watch as sparks fly between a Ukrainian military APC, possibly the same one we revealed earlier, as it gets into some blazingly close encounters with the Kiev protesters. It is unclear who won however it is quite clear that at this point the proxy war in Ukraine between Russia/Gazprom and the European Union/US State Dept/Saudi/Qatar can be upgraded to "hot."

And the death and injury toll, which is rising by the hour:

  • 6 policemen dead
  • 6 protestors dead
  • Police HQ in Ternopli on fire
  • Police HQ in Lviv occupied
  • More than 150 injuries

Finally this:


In short: things have spiraled out of control, and the only possible outcome is another new all time high in the Spoos overnight.


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Tue, 02/18/2014 - 17:16 | 4449700 VD
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wait till Olympics are over...Putin will clean this up right quick...

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 17:19 | 4449718 Looney
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Klitchko is a fucking shill

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 17:23 | 4449739 ZerOhead
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Don't former heavyweight boxers usually suffer some heavyweight brain damage?

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 17:26 | 4449747 Looney
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Not only is Klitschko a brain-damaged shill, he is also paid for by Euro-cunts, just like his pre-pre-predecessor - Lenin, who was paid by the German police (it's a well documented fact - look it up).

The difference is that Lenin was trying to keep it under wraps by killing off millions of people, but Klitch shows it off with pride. What a fuckin' cunt!


Tue, 02/18/2014 - 17:30 | 4449773 Four chan
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am i the only one studying their firebombing technique?

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 17:35 | 4449779 macholatte
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am i the only one studying their firebombing technique?


the police response will be very interesting. Let's hope we get to see that too.


Tue, 02/18/2014 - 17:38 | 4449810 Tortfeasor
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Run and hide seems to be the response so far

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 17:58 | 4449898 Dr. Richard Head
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Had to see anything beyond the fog of propaganda of who is for whom.  She is hot though.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 18:11 | 4449959 James_Cole
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Dang they made the video private. 

Here's a live feed, hand to hand combat between protestors / poilce.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 18:40 | 4450063 john39
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so the young lady in the video wants freedom?  then why join the EU?  maybe she missed the past three years of riot videos from Greece?

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 18:51 | 4450097 Herd Redirectio...
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She also said she wants "our courts not to be corrupted".  And you are looking at the EU/US for leadership??

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:14 | 4450166 SWRichmond
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Watching the live feed...

Notes to protesters: never silhouette yourself against the fires.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:19 | 4450184 Cult_of_Reason
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Everything is relative.

What courts are more corrupt, the EU/US courts or Russian courts?

Corruption Perceptions Index 2013

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:31 | 4450229 Rusty Shorts
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Speaking of hot ladies in conflict zones, check out Syrian Girl.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:42 | 4450268 gmrpeabody
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I can imagine what it may be like here after the McDonald's drive thru has been closed a couple of days...

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 21:13 | 4450741 mt paul
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Tue, 02/18/2014 - 21:59 | 4450947 mjcOH1
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"am i the only one studying their firebombing technique?"

I do believe the vehicle commander has rammed his last manned barricade.  Head and chest were out the vehicle top on that one.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 22:14 | 4451010 CheapBastard
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<<I can imagine what it may be like here after the McDonald's drive thru has been closed a couple of days...>>

You must mean, "I can imagine what it may be like here after the Popeye's drive thru has been closed a couple of days in Detroit...." 

[or LA, or Houston, or Atlanta, or...well, you get the idea]

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 00:19 | 4451417 Titus
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Great production value on a youtube vid in the middle of a war-torn country. Looks like it could have been produced in Hollywood.


Wed, 02/19/2014 - 01:21 | 4451524 willwork4food
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No it wasn't. Syrian girl has been on for a long while and was totally AGAINST any forced departure of their president. I haven't seen her in a while, glad she's safe, although obviously war torn.

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 03:03 | 4451622 Herd Redirectio...
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She said Hamas sold out, and is now based out of Qatar.  Qatar and Saudi Arabia, the playthings of Wall St and the City of London.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 22:11 | 4450995 MontgomeryScott
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The firebombing took place in the 1980's. It was of the radioactive variety.

The CHERNOYBL River flows south, and fills the KIEV Reservoir (which appears to supply water for Kiev and other areas in The Ukraine). Chernoybl, of course, IS in The Ukraine.

I assume, of course, that everyone is current on the local history here.

I didn't know that Yalta was on the southern coast, though. That's where Roosevelt, Stalin, and Churchill divied the world up in '44, wasn't it?

These people (all of them) are kind of stupid, fighting over the despoiled land like they are. WHAT; I suppose they have plans to re-start the reactor?

FUCK Obama, FUCK Putin, and FUCK the corporatocracy behind them BOTH that is desroying (LITERALLY!) every square mile of this EARTH! If they really want this irradiated land, I bet they are already preparing the NEXT move in to FUKUSHIMA! They are Fucking IDIOTS...


Wed, 02/19/2014 - 00:21 | 4451419 gallistic
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Damn Rusty! You are right.

In the weirdest way, there is something about her high cheekbones, her widely separated eyes, her meaty lips, her accent, and her demeanor that just all comes together to become deliciously gorgeous (to this man, anyway).

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 00:59 | 4451496 TruthInSunshine
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Tyler Durden: Did you know that if you mix equal parts of gasoline and frozen orange juice concentrate you can make napalm? One could make all kinds of explosives, using simple household items.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:32 | 4450237 SilverIsKing
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Here is one way for the protesters to gain the upper hand.

Go to the police officers homes and burn them down. Do the same to the politicians.

The cops can't be everywhere so if the crowd disperses and attacks various places that are more important to these cops than anything else, it would force the cops to divide up where they will be outnumbered in at least at some locations where they can have done to them what they are doing to the people.

Fighting the cops in a central location plays into the hands of the cops who are better trained and equipped.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:48 | 4450293 SilverDOG
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Yes oh yes.

I dare say, greet them in the early AM as they walk out the door MAFIA style.

The way to make then realize, they are vastly outnumbered. 

If and when this begins stateside, I sincerely hope Sherrifs perform as designed.

Sherrifs are the only elected officers, by the people.

We are their duty, not their target.


Tue, 02/18/2014 - 21:26 | 4450788 FreedomGuy
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Allow them to defect, especially en masse. Do not harm them if they help. Have them recruit others.

They know the history of oppression and they know that in general they have been the bad guys.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 21:29 | 4450806 toady
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Yeah, I never understood the 'gather in the square where we can be easy targets' thing, yet it goes on, decade after decade.

Peoples movements won't succeed until their tactics evolve.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 21:54 | 4450929 moonshadow
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it's called 'media coverage'

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 22:02 | 4450969 RockyR
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they aren't fighting a war (yet), they are protesting

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 23:37 | 4451288 Real Estate Geek
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Considering their backing, I'd say a fair number of the protestors are working.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 22:41 | 4451091 Ranger4564
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You have to show the courage to gather first, before you can be trusted to disperse with courage. Frankly, it's that simple.

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 11:56 | 4452635 fedupwhiteguy
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I say do an end run around the locals and go for the officers!!!! Chances are the cops are regular joes like us and you'll get more sympathy for the resistance by wacking a boss of theirs that probably rode their ass for years.

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 07:23 | 4451792 Lebensphilosoph
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That's easy: the EU/US

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:09 | 4450148 SAT 800
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NATO AND the US are trying to take advantage of the Ukrainian "out of it" time warp. They're still busy hating Stalin, for the best of all possible reasons, and think NAT O-US are the good guys. Quaint, but as I say, not up to date. They need real clear thinking to realize that Putin; whatever he is; is not Stalin; and AND NATO and the US are not peaceful fun loving peace bunnies. But this may be difficult for them to get. The big hint was France bombing Libya in the name of human rights.; as a NATO "peace" objective, of course.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:22 | 4450194 john39
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i think you hit on the real irony, the descendents of the people behind the holodomor, Nuland and her ilk, are now positioned in the U.S. and the E.U., rather than stalinist russia.  are Ukranians smart enough to see what is happening?  time will tell.  

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:01 | 4450367 disabledvet
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once the blood is in the streets there is no "thinking about the big picture."

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:42 | 4450590 walküre
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best post

there is no "better" argument once blood flows

either side better be prepared to deal with the fallout


Tue, 02/18/2014 - 22:02 | 4450970 Spanky
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once the blood is in the streets there is no "thinking about the big picture." -- disabledvet

All the more reason to consider the political "big picture" now... If we do not define ourselves politically, then we will be defined politically by TPTB without our consent. What does that mean in an age of extraordinary rendition, indefinite detention, and extra-judicial execution?

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 23:27 | 4451259 Sven Sikztu
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...he said 'consent' !!! snort heh heh heh

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 22:19 | 4451030 MontgomeryScott
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@ disabledvet,

Playing the 'Rock Wars', I have to post a relevant song in affirmative response to your posting, by an old group named 'Kansas'. Listen to (or read) the lyrics.

Blood in the sand; A cry in the street-

Now, the cycle is nearly complete!

Ten thousand years; nothing was learned-

No turning back, now, the wheels have TURNED!

It's a pretty bad-ass song, actually.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 23:33 | 4451277 Creepy Lurker
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"the young lady in the video wants freedom?  then why join the EU?"

John, the Ukranians have been the collective punching bag of the Russians since the time of the Czars. They want out from under the Russian's thumb. I don't blame them. Just look to history for your answer.

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 08:54 | 4451924 beaglebog
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Not private in England.



Tue, 02/18/2014 - 18:03 | 4449919 john39
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so its the "ukranian people" vs evil old putin?  whatever, this is just another proxy battle, and the ukranian people are in middle.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 18:13 | 4449928 Cult_of_Reason
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"Ukrainian People" vs CORRUPT Ukrainian regime supported by CORRUPT Putin's Kremlin

Yanukovych's "family business" links him to Putin's Kremlin

"Investigations by bne has found the Kremlin's fingerprints all over Austrian holding structures used by Yanukovych and his cronies to hide their assets."

The Dubious Business of the Yanukovych Clan  
Tue, 02/18/2014 - 18:15 | 4449969 john39
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wow, who knew that none other than John McCain was a regular poster in the ZH forums.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 18:18 | 4449985 Cult_of_Reason
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Who knew there is a brainwashed by Russian propaganda flock of sheep in the ZH forums?

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 18:31 | 4450036 NotApplicable
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Who knew you weren't smart enough to realize there's more than the ever simplistic "for us, or against us" false dichotomy?

Polarize much?

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 18:49 | 4450090 john39
Tue, 02/18/2014 - 18:52 | 4450099 Herd Redirectio...
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The PEOPLE of Russia, and the PEOPLE of America have much in common.

And so do the OLIGARCHS of the respective nations.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:16 | 4450173 Anusocracy
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"The PEOPLE of Russia, and the PEOPLE of America have much in common."

Ya, they're both totally useless dupes.

Government. What is it good for? Taking advantage of dupes.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:37 | 4450253 new game
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the majority lack critical thinking. too lazy to learn, understand and act(cause and effect, then action) and are easily controlled.

maybe this is a fight for liberty where the good guys win??? not holding my breath...

something feel fishy about it all, just a gut feeling...

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 00:59 | 4451498 Anusocracy
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Somehow I think that it would be better to understand how religious freedom was achieved and use that to work towards political freedom.

Slavery too. What changed the people's mindset and how.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:41 | 4450266 123dobryden
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sometimes dupes fight back, in some countries they do, in some they did, in some they never will

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 01:04 | 4451502 Anusocracy
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True, but with today's technology there is a far greater need for a sponsor.

A sponsor that expects to benefit.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:18 | 4450127 Cult_of_Reason
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Bankrupt and corrupt Ukrainian government paying (using bailout funds from Kremlin) for pro-government (and indirectly pro-Kremlin) rallies

 KIEV, Ukraine — Several times a week, in spite of being unemployed, construction worker Sergey Meleshko starts his day at 4 a.m.

With dozens of other residents of Vatutino, a small town in central Ukraine, the 44-year-old boards a rickety bus and takes the five-hour ride to Kiev, the Ukrainian capital. He then marches around the city center shouting slogans and holding signs in support of Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych.

After about six hours, he says he receives 200 Ukrainian hryvnia, or around $24, boards the bus again and goes home.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:41 | 4450261 Volkodav
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USA Today?..  haha... feeble useless post..

Media dumb you down much?

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:02 | 4450343 Cult_of_Reason
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Then go back to reading objective and without propaganda lies Russian media and popular among Putin's sheep RTI Novosti.

Distorted Russian media reports on Kiev protests anger Ukrainians

When Vladimir Putin, Russian president, picked Dmitry Kiselev on Monday to head a new international news service, the television host’s brief was to tell the world the truth about Russia.

But Mr Kiselev’s performance on Ukraine has prompted criticism that he is spearheading a push to transform news reporting into propaganda.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:56 | 4450653 dark pools of soros
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The other side is funded by Scientology...  is there any victory in sight for Ukraine?



Tue, 02/18/2014 - 23:04 | 4451025 Cult_of_Reason
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What's happening in Kiev right now is Putin's worst nightmare.

If it can happen in Kiev, it can happen in Moscow.

Last time Kiev had protests, Putin killed democracy in Russia.

Right now he is tightening the screws in Russia and cracking down on DozhdTV, Russia's last independent television station.

Putin has ordered a propagandist makeover of State TV RIA Novosti to broadcast Goebbels-like propaganda lies 24-7.


Tue, 02/18/2014 - 23:42 | 4451305 Real Estate Geek
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How would you compare / contrast it (i.e. State TV) with the US MSM?

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 02:19 | 4451465 Cult_of_Reason
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RIA Novosti is the largest "news" (propaganda lies) agency in Russia. It operates under the Russian Ministry of Communications and Mass Media. In December 2013, Putin appointed Dmitry Kiselev to be the president of RIA Novosti and Russia's chief propagandist.

Russia's Chief Propagandist

Even by the standards of Soviet television, the Russia Channel has been churning out propaganda that would have made their Soviet predecessors blush.

BTW, one opinionated and obsessed with Putin "winning" Tyler Durden often quotes RIA Novosti as if it were a credible objective source.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 18:47 | 4450085 El Tuco
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This is Putins flock...they pray at his altar.


Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:13 | 4450158 SAT 800
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There aren't any certified angels of God available for their business partners; but personally I'd rather have Putin for president of the USA, putting the USA's interests first and never mind the New World Order, than what we got now. They don't understand that they're going to get fucked over worse by the US-Europe banking coalition than they ever will by Putin. Hint; putin needs their co-operation and wants both countries to suceed. We'd be glad to see them fail.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:49 | 4450276 Cult_of_Reason
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Why not having Hitler "for president of the USA?"

Hitler was "putting" Deutschland's "interests first" and wanted "countries to succeed" after he invaded them (killed and enslaved their people).

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:06 | 4450387 disabledvet
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Everytime the Third Reich "struck out" they found a reason for the paranoia.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:14 | 4450427 Things that go bump
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Godwin showed up early in this thread.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 21:34 | 4450825 TheFourthStooge-ing
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Godwin showed up early in this thread.

One can't be a neocon shill without a Hitler du jour.

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 01:52 | 4451561 Cult_of_Reason
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One can't be an ignorant Putin's sheep without a neocon du jour.

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 04:03 | 4451555 Cult_of_Reason
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Sorry to disappoint a KISS-like asspainted smartass, but the Godwin's law does not apply to discussions of other totalitarian regimes or ideologies.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:08 | 4450400 El Tuco
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I'd rather have Putin for president of the USA


You can't be serious? He would steal everyones business and shut down free speach and keep you so poor you could barely feed yourself. Take a trip to Russia. Visit the country side then tell me if you still would want him to be your president. People are fucking half starved outside of Moscow. More than half the country doesn't even have indoor plumbing. The still shit outdoors and draw their water from a well in pails.

For fuck sakes the life expectancy of a Russian male is 55 years of age! They fucking drink themselves to death because that cunt stole their future. This is the guy you would have as your leader. Sheesh.....

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 21:26 | 4450789 No Warranty
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The Putin worship here is sheer stupidity.

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 02:01 | 4451570 Gamma735
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Putin is against the NWO of US-EU-Japan Central bank mafia.  And Putin seems to be preparing his country for war by getting the birth rate up and not allowing Americans to adopt Russian babies.  Make no mistake that is just so he is sure he has enouigh cannon fodder to protect his theifdom from the US-EU-Japan Central bank mafia. I want freedom from all mafias, Russian and US-EU as well. China also does not look kindly at the US-EU-Japan Central Bank mafia. It seems the lines are drawing up nicely for who will be who's allies in the coming World War III.  US-EU-Japan verus Russian-Iran-China. 

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 03:57 | 4451677 Lore
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You draw stale lines. 

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 01:46 | 4451552 1000924014093
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Everyone, duh.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:19 | 4450461 Johnny Cocknballs
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Respectfully, John, you should stop feeding that troll.  Not merely because he so obviously has an agenda, but because he is the most trollish troll, to my knowledge, on this site.

And I'm including the other commenters who only appear when an article involves 9/11 or Israel.  Some trolls, at least, do serve as useful reminders that there's another perspective, and that it's sloppy thinking to engage in false binaries, i.e. Putin "good" his opponents "bad".  Reality is more complex, and we tend, all of us, to discount the gray and the margins and litigate matters based on simplistic binary reductions, or otherwise we attribute blame to one bogeyman, excluding other causes.


But he is not such a troll.  He's simply a cunt.  And ostensibly of relatively low intelligence.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 21:30 | 4450809 acetinker
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I disrespectfully disagree, cock-in-hand.  About 90% of your rhetoric rings true, but the remaining 10% is pure NWO bullshit.  Time will tell, you may just be learning.  That can be forgiven.

My hunch though, is that you are my mortal enemy.  Prove me wrong.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 21:31 | 4450814 TheFourthStooge-ing
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he is the most trollish troll, to my knowledge, on this site.

And I'm including the other commenters who only appear when an article involves 9/11 or Israel.

Damn, that's hard core.

Some trolls, at least, do serve as useful reminders that there's another perspective

I have to agree. Even AnAnonymous sometimes makes valid points and occasionally displays an oblique sense of humor. This troll, though, has had a rather singular fixation on shilling the party line for the US-financed, theoretically Ukrainian "protesters". He seems to have gotten worse since repeatedly bleating "the Nuland call is fake" in the Fuck the EU comments and then getting his ass spanked to a nice red glow.

But he is not such a troll.  He's simply a cunt.  And ostensibly of relatively low intelligence.

Perfect qualifications for a neocon shill.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 21:35 | 4450829 FreedomGuy
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Let me give you a real dichotomy. Freedom is good and self serving governments are bad...all of them, anywhere. Governments are virtually all self serving and you can just put them on a scale from the most repressive like N. Korea to pluralistic socialists like the West, including the USSA.

Some of you are too smart by half. This is an ugly uncontrolled struggle between people who know oppression first hand and those who enabled it. This is actually exactly the same as the vigilantes (who should be called "home militia") in Mexico. It is average people who have had enough of their corrupt governments that are covertly and sometimes overtly oppressive.

I wish them well in their struggle and hope they succeed. Let the APC's burn.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 21:52 | 4450916 El Tuco
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@ Hey cockinyourmothersmouth.....

He's been here longer than show some respect and shut your fucking trap....


Tue, 02/18/2014 - 18:44 | 4450078 El Tuco
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You forgot to add that Yanukovych's son the dentist who owns his own bank and a Mobile company all on a dentists salary (150 usd a month).

But then again a lot of folks around ZH like to support communists and dictators....Vlad is their God....

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:15 | 4450170 SAT 800
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He is not a Communist. The communist party is a registered political party in Russia; he does not run on the Communist ticket. We have Communists right here in the United States that are more interested in the "world collective" than putin is.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:02 | 4450370 El Tuco
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He was a commie but now just a Dictator....

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:29 | 4450513 Kassandra
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He's former KGB and that tells me all I need to know..

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 21:37 | 4450841 FreedomGuy
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There are no former KGB, they are all KGB to the end even if the name changes or seems to disappear. They should all be hunted down and sent to their own prison camps and given the dark end of the golden rule.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:51 | 4450625 chump666
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Putin is a theocratic sympathetic commie doing the dictator thing.  Any f*cknut who can't see that, go to Russia and stay there and realize what a sh*thole that place is, run by crony, mafia, crazed church cult leaders and old hack commie a-holes.


Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:24 | 4450202 SAT 800
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They're some of the finest people in the world; and I really, really hope they can get through this without too much damage done; you go read about what happened there when the Nazi invaders made themselves un-popular in WW11 and you'll really have your hair stand on end. The Panzer Division was supposed to roll over them; after all they were a dis-armed civil population; long before the Soviet Military got it's shit together enough to arrive there. but that didn't work. So how do you fight SS Storm troopers when you're a dis-armed civilian population? You go steal the heavy machine guns from the Storm troopers and then use them against them. This is a very difficult way to make a living.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 21:49 | 4450839 1ifbyland
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Tue, 02/18/2014 - 18:10 | 4449948 svayambhu108
Tue, 02/18/2014 - 18:17 | 4449949 svayambhu108
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This looks too much like the 1989 Romanian revolution.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:10 | 4450151 robertocarlos
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Those tracer bullets were cool. First live war on TV.

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 03:38 | 4451655 August
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Ah, bliss it was that December day... to be pointing a rifle at Nicolae and Elena.

Hundreds volunteered to shoot....

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 18:20 | 4449995 Hmmmmm
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... and the Iraqi soldiers threw the babies on the floor and left them to die as they stole the incubators blah, blah, blah. Extremly high quality video though.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:05 | 4450141 Urban Redneck
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George Soros can afford the best HollyHoax producers.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:35 | 4450246 Rusty Shorts
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500 Pound Bomb Dropped on U.S. Soldiers By Mistake...


or by design?

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 21:10 | 4450731 acetinker
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Methinks there's very little right-vs-wrong at play here.  One side has chosen the tyranny of Moscow, the other, the tyranny of Brussels.  Both have already lost, all according to plan.

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 07:32 | 4451799 Ketsa
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They want freedom ?

Maybe in the end, after a big fight and severe destruction, they might, at best change masters.

The new master won't be any more human.


Tue, 02/18/2014 - 17:52 | 4449867 The Juggernaut
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The headline should say This is how United State's backed jackals attack An Armored Personnel Carrier

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:16 | 4450176 SAT 800
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This is how sincere but mislead victims of NWO propaganda attack an armored personnel carrier.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:04 | 4450381 Dewey Cheatum Howe
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I'd like to think of it as indirect 'training' for those that give a damn enough when the time finally comes.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 17:54 | 4449878 ACP
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Man, good for those protesters. Power to the People, for real. The power hungry murderous pig-thugs in the US need this kind of treatment, and hopefully will get it soon.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:28 | 4450214 Anusocracy
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Man will never be free until the last socialist is strangled to death with the entrails of the last fascist.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:55 | 4450650 Shrapnel
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Too many are mistaking Communism and Socialism for the Fascism under which we now live.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 21:40 | 4450852 FreedomGuy
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It is a minor distinction. They are all on a closely related continuum of statist-collectivist power.

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 12:30 | 4452843 gallistic
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Leaving everything to the Vampire Squid.


Tue, 02/18/2014 - 18:04 | 4449920 TahoeBilly2012
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Damn, that Victoria Nuland has a pretty good arm!

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 18:42 | 4450074 Freddie
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She could pitch for the Cleveland Indians or the Expos or Devil Rays.  Some shitty MLB team where about 3,000 people show up to watch.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 18:49 | 4450089 lewietheparrot
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This is off topic, but has anything on this been seen here at ZH?

Operation American Spring (OAS) - May 16th, 2014 Wash D.C.

What is the story on this, anyone here following it?



Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:59 | 4450673 Things that go bump
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Why not call a national strike instead and just shut them down? Maybe its not as dramatic as the sort of protest suggested here, but that way everybody is safe in their homes where they will have to come and get people individually and with a certain risk to the persons of the police and/or military if they want them. Put that many protestors in the environs of DC all grouped together and they would be sitting ducks. I imagine the government would want to teach an object lesson in that case in order to school the rest of the population on the cost of such behavior.  

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 22:15 | 4451015 Spanky
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For... useful ideas.

Why not call a national strike instead and just shut them down? -- Things that go bump

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 22:40 | 4451088 Things that go bump
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Tue, 02/18/2014 - 23:56 | 4451363 TheMeatTrapper
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The problem with a national strike is that everybody who actually has a job and works for a living is living paycheck to paycheck and can't afford to take a day off. 

The other 75% of the country has every day off and likes the way shit is going. 

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 02:02 | 4451565 Things that go bump
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Sometimes we have to make sacrifices for the greater good. I think a national strike would bring the government to heel more quickly and with less violence than protests or riots, actions that they have been preparing for and have trained for for years and will actually welcome. A massive protest in DC is bootless and frankly plays right into their hands and they will answer it with the sort of savagery few are prepared to face. If you're there you will face it anyway. Google the bonus army from the depression to see how such challenges are answered in the US, historically in every case. A bloodbath would also serve to cow the rest of the country and ensure it will be a long time before anyone can put together that much muscle again. It gives them the opportunity to declare martial law. Its what they want. Foolish to do what they want; do what they don't want, and take an action that serves the needs of the people and has a better chance of achieving constructive aims. 

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 03:48 | 4451663 August
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You can also look upon emigration as a "personal strike", and withdrawal of consent.

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 10:23 | 4452237 Spanky
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Foolish to do what they want; do what they don't want, and take an action that serves the needs of the people and has a better chance of achieving constructive aims. -- Things that go bump

How about this -- next election walk into the voting booth and write "No Consent" on your ballot. Big bold letters. Tender it and walk out...

Better than voting for Tweedle-Dum or Tweedle-Dee from the red & blue twin party. If enough folks do it, might just mean something...

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 21:01 | 4450683 walküre
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Your enemy is two steps ahead of you. In this day and age, nothing serious will be organized with tweety birds and facepalm petitions let alone the machinations of "you tube, they know".

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 21:43 | 4450867 Professorlocknload
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American Spring is very widely circulated among Veteran channels.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 17:45 | 4449818 macholatte
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Have the police managed to restrict, localize and control this riot in one area or is it spread out in several places?

It would be interesting if there were riots in several cities. I'm not sure the police could control that without unleashing massive killing of citizens.


Does anybody know if/when the local police wake up and decide not to brutalize their own citizens, friends and relatives? Is there a tipping point for the cops?

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 17:51 | 4449862 nonclaim
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Is there a tipping point for the cops?

Yes. But around that point foreign troops may force their way in ...

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 18:07 | 4449939 i_call_you_my_base
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Just saw this:

"A reminder now of the potential for the clashes in Kiev to spread. Around 500 protestors have seized control of a regional administrative building and the police headquarters in the pro-EU western city of Lviv, according to AFP."

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 18:26 | 4450006 ACP
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Whatever the tipping point is, it's probably not as far away as it is in the US. Seems every single day another actual video of cops murdering someone in cold blood comes out, and no one gives a shit. No politicians, no citizens express any outrage. These murders seem to have even accelerated the last couple years.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:19 | 4450183 SAT 800
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There's no doubt it has accelerated in recent years; the whole training program for LEO's has changed, and produced new attitudes to go with it. Welcome to Obama's third Reich.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 21:29 | 4450803 KnightTakesKing
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Project Mayhem, Ukrainian style. Bitchez.

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 00:01 | 4451372 gmj
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If the police used their weapons, the street would be cleared in a few seconds.  But then they will have lost the PR war.  That's why they are running around like silly fools with their shields and batons.  If the PR war is lost, the regime may fall.  The modern guerilla fighter who fights open battles in the streets is fighting for the cameras.  He is living in a fantasy world of cops and soldiers with sticks.  Take the cameras away, and the fight would be over.  Any guerilla still in sight would be shredded by automatic weapon fire.  Be realistic.  In a real war against a ruthless military state, you fight in darkness and silence.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 17:35 | 4449790 Dr. Engali
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A couple weeks back somebody had posted a link from a front lines blog with some interesting detail. I wish I'd save it.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 17:55 | 4449883 denverdolomte
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There was one on reddit that I am trying to find. It was updated regularly about what is really happening. Post when I find it.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 17:57 | 4449894 denverdolomte
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Tue, 02/18/2014 - 17:44 | 4449836 A Nanny Moose
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Appears to be cocktail hour.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 21:41 | 4450859 FreedomGuy
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I'll have the Molotov, two for one happy hour special!

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 17:44 | 4449839 forwardho
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It has been duly noted.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 18:02 | 4449914 Duke of Earl
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Best thing I learned from watching the turkish riots was adding a little paint to the water balloons being thrown at the riot police.  It splattered all over their visors and the police were taking off their helmets to see.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 18:58 | 4450108 The Gooch
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Eggs and paint-balls can render an APC useless. especially near trees and/or other obstructions.

Also, petroleum jelly added to bottles of "whiskey" = poor mans "nate palm."

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:13 | 4450157 Urban Redneck
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"laundry soap flakes" are more plentiful and cheaper (even available at USSA WallyWorlds, for now) unless you already hoard a really gay amount of vaseline.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 21:36 | 4450836 The Gooch
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Hand sanitizer and hair gel are a few aisles over from the flat screens.

isopropanol, ethanol, n-propanol, polyacrylic acid, glycerin...



Wed, 02/19/2014 - 02:48 | 4451610 A Nanny Moose
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Why there ought to be laws against hording soap, gasoline, and glass bottles. At least all in the same place. /sarc.

Pretty soon there will be a law against CO2, then gravity.

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 06:54 | 4451769 Urban Redneck
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But how can I recycle if I don't hoard first?

"Natural selection dictated the number of Glass vs Plastic vs Metal bins Ociffer..."

I don't always drink Beer, but when I do - I prefer Bottled Dos Equis...

It's truly terrifying how many potential TERRERRISTS the environmental/green movement is creating and outfitting, if only these tree huggers actually understood the underlying science....

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 04:01 | 4451675 August
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Heck, a guy could have himself a pretty good weekend in Vegas with all that stuff.

Wed, 02/19/2014 - 13:28 | 4453126 Spanky
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For... Slim.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:59 | 4450664 Shrapnel
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Yeah I'll never forget that, it worked extremely well on the windshields of the armored vehicles. Cheap and effective.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 18:11 | 4449958 Wile-E-Coyote
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2 litre bottles with curled up phopsherous inside, get it under the vehicle.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 18:28 | 4450023 Tall Tom
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Just a small amount of Potassium Permanganate and a little Gasoline inside of a Glass Bottle...just a little...just enough to coat the inside surface and submerge the Potassium Permanganate before rolling the bottle under the vehicle.


That will lead to some spectacular results.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 18:15 | 4449972 Unknown Rider
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They are probably using the same methods that the Finns used in the Winter War (39-40) against the Soviet tanks - the original Molotov Cocktail - and not petrol bombs

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:14 | 4450165 Urban Redneck
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400:1 casualty ratio. 'nuff said.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 21:43 | 4450870 The Gooch
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His name was Simo Hayha.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 19:21 | 4450190 CoonT
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Can't fantastic...should replace.......maple leaf on Canada flag...

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:09 | 4450402 Blano
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Now here's a youtube video that needs to go viral.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 20:20 | 4450471 gafgroocK
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Nope, a message just went out to the Stryker guys asking for new cocktail tests

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