Arabian Fall Update: Egypt, Libya, Yemen, Morrocco, Tunisia, Sudan And Now Lebanon

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From the Arabian Spring of hope (although technically protesting soaring food prices, something which is about to happen all over again) to the Arabian Fall of anti-American revulsion in under two years: has to be a blowback record. The latest casualty: the German embassy in Sudan:

  • Protestors now inside German Embassy in Khartoum, Sudan - RTRS
  • Protesters pull down emblem at German embassy in Sudan, raise Islamic flag, Reuters witness says - RTRS
  • Protesters set KFC restaurant on fire in Lebanon over pope's visit, anti-Islam film -RTRS

So: Egypt, Libya, Yemen, Morrocco, Tunisia, Sudan and now Lebanon. Did we miss anyone?

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Fri, 09/14/2012 - 08:23 | 2793973 GetZeeGold
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Lebanon? After all we're done for them?


Fri, 09/14/2012 - 08:25 | 2793984 krispkritter
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Extra crispy KFC chicken anyone?

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 08:39 | 2794047 HD
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Given the local hygiene customs in the middle east - it's the last place you'd want to see any finger lickin'.

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 08:58 | 2794165 King Dong
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Been to Detroit recently?

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 09:20 | 2794229 hedgeless_horseman
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"Did we miss anyone?"

Many thousands in Bahrain would love to protest, but their Saudi and American overlords do not allow such freedom.

Relax, this scene of foreign troops occupying your country could never happen where you live.

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 09:20 | 2794292 otto skorzeny
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or ANY walmart?

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 09:02 | 2794188 Dr. Richard Head
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Right hand fine....left hand?  Eh, not so much. 

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 08:48 | 2794111 Lohn Jocke
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With a side of freedom fries and an order of supression soda... what do you mean you don't take dollars?

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 09:01 | 2794184 jekyll island
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They are mad because they all live in a desert and there is no food.  If they moved to some place nice, say maybe closer to water and food they wouldn't be so angry.  

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 09:27 | 2794321 smlbizman
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dude, you are not even close...everybody knows its because of our freedom....our freedom to blow up their families with drones..our freedom to force our freedom down their throats....our freedom to take their resources....

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 09:03 | 2794197 LongSoupLine
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If they keep it up, we will impose huge sanctions and not build the Buffalo Wild Wings we promised them.

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 08:38 | 2794044 Sudden Debt
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there's only one more our glorious leaders can do for them at this point... turn their sand into glass...


Fri, 09/14/2012 - 08:24 | 2793976 Joe A
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How unexpected all of this. NOT. Either the US is incredibly naieve or it is all part of a bigger plan.

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 08:25 | 2793982 HelluvaEngineer
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Who said anything about the CIA?  I certainly didn't.

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 08:44 | 2794087 lolmao500
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Ooo don't worry, soon enough it'll be blamed on Iran. They'll say it was all coordinated by Iran as payback for the sanctions.

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 08:59 | 2794176 bank guy in Brussels
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In fact, Israeli writer Victor Kotsev has suggested in print it was Syria who sponsored the Prophet-smearing 'Innocent Muslims' rubbish crappy film, ha! ...

He suggests the Syrians might have done it, to help convince the West that regime change doesn't work ...

You've got a handle on the Mossad - CIA playbook

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 09:23 | 2794305 otto skorzeny
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this whole thing is a Mossad provocation. Now the Jew movie producer all of the sudden  is a "Coptic Christian"- what a fucking joke

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 08:52 | 2794138 freewolf7
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I am Jack's complete lack of surprise.

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 08:24 | 2793977 Wakanda
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"Did we miss anyone?"

The Second American Revolution - unfolding now in a neighborhood near you.

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 08:24 | 2793979 HelluvaEngineer
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Fri, 09/14/2012 - 08:25 | 2793980 Mercury
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Not the Colonel!


Fri, 09/14/2012 - 08:26 | 2793987 krispkritter
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Don't worry, the Pope's got his back...

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 08:32 | 2794005 GetZeeGold
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Only Nixon can go to China.....and only the Pope can go to Lebanon.


Good luck chief.



Fri, 09/14/2012 - 08:25 | 2793981 koaj
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Even after liberating them all...they still hate us for our freedoms



Fri, 09/14/2012 - 08:28 | 2793990 krispkritter
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You mean for our fried chicken right?

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 09:03 | 2794193 koaj
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yes and our blue jeans and iphones

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 09:40 | 2794413 Ness.
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Or chicken fried... translation for our friends from the south ;)

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 08:25 | 2793985 DavidC
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Celente must be reading all this with interest.


Fri, 09/14/2012 - 08:26 | 2793986 Its_the_economy...
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No worries, Halarity's at the helm.

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 08:31 | 2793999 the not so migh...
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 she is doing a bang up job.

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 08:34 | 2794020 GetZeeGold
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Killing despots with her bare at a time.


Fri, 09/14/2012 - 08:40 | 2794058 azzhatter
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Hilarity looks like she got gang raped by a tribe of Kurds

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 08:28 | 2793991 NoClueSneaker
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At least no such things in the democratic Ryad ... :-P Saudi democracy works .


Fri, 09/14/2012 - 08:46 | 2794101 ThirdWorldDude
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Thanks to all the Western "free-press" propaganda whores who've been removing all and any information on the ongoing revolution in Bahrain!

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 09:02 | 2794189 bank guy in Brussels
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Next door to Bahrain - and with the same Sunni-Shia conflict - Saudi revolution brewing.

Jim Willie says the real big deal coming up is the Saudi regime going down ... at last ... and Petro-Dollar world blows up along with them

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 08:28 | 2793993 earnulf
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Anyone who thinks this is not an orchestrated "kristalnacht" event needs to pay a little closer attention to the man behind the curtain.      Something is driving the extremists to take risks and chances to get closer to their "goal" of having the world believing the same way that they do.     Sad thing is that a lot of moderates are going to miss the opportunity to smack down these nuts before they really get emboldened and start claiming "God is with US!"   (Oh wait, they already do.)

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 08:48 | 2794108 lakecity55
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Up Arrow.

Soetoro is involved, or those who manipulate him. His support for the MB and now FBI warnings of CONUS attacks smell of manipulated "events."

What he needs now is a devastating "attack" on CONUS to move faster into more authoritariansism via a "national emergency."

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 09:31 | 2794349 otto skorzeny
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yeah-beacause Yemen is fully capable of invading our Eastern Seaboard "D-Day Style" you idiot. you go die for some oil so some soccer mom bitch can fill up her SUV cheaply.

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 08:30 | 2793996 tinsmith
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So, just in time for regional unrest that will drive gasoline prices even higher, the fed opens the open-ended floodgates to allow more money to slosh around the system looking for a home. This is awesome. Not only will we get the pop in oil from regional instability, but there's soon going to be even more free money to bid up price. Sweet! Or, is that light sweet crude?

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 09:09 | 2794222 LULZBank
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Its the regional instabilities, not the QEs driving the fuel and food prices up... duh.

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 13:25 | 2795757 tinsmith
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That's true. But my point was that while a variety of factors (including instability, drought, etc.) will raise prices for food and fuel, the fact that the fed has pledged to dump more 1's and 0's into the hands of those looking to make risk free (for them) bets means that on top of naturally occuring price spikes we will have to deal with ass hats bidding up what is already heading up to begin with. Like pouring gasoline on a fire.

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 08:30 | 2793997 q99x2
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Looks like Iran has found a few allies. I wonder if they know to go after banksters first. Or, does a bear shit in the woods.

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 08:32 | 2794002 Mark Wilson
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Ah yes. The perpetually outraged Islamists are at it again. Move along...

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 08:33 | 2794009 AnAnonymous
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Syria is missing. 'Americans' have not yet managed to uproot the tyrant there and 'americans' can less stage these kind of demonstrations in order to build up on the idea of a credible external threat...

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 09:04 | 2794202 Schmuck Raker
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China is missing. 'Americans' have not yet managed to uproot the tyrant there and 'americans' can less stage these kind of demonstrations in order to build up on the idea of a credible external threat...

So far just a "bad back".

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 09:32 | 2794368 otto skorzeny
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Syria must not be going to well for CIA- not too much about "awesome rebel victories" on MSM lately

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 08:33 | 2794012 max2205
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it's a good time for a good olde fasion religous WAR...get it ON!

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 08:33 | 2794014 the 300000000th...
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So THIS is the thanks we get for liberating them with carpet bombs, no respect

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 08:33 | 2794016 CrimsonAvenger
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Holy shit, a KFC? Now it's personal.

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 08:37 | 2794041 Mark Wilson
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I'll take up arms if they start messin' with Popeye's!

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