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clockwork
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posted 12 May 2003 01:36 AM      Profile for clockwork     Send New Private Message      Edit/Delete Post
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Before the war, many in Washington dismissed their chances of success. But now, with newly free Iraqis desperate for a restoration of order, the former exiles may yet surprise the doubters.

No One Is Laughing at Iraq's Exiles Now

I might add, people here should realize how blessed they are to have me, clockwork, as a poster. I take time from my busy day to keep babblers enlightened:

[quoe]The Iraqis themselves are watching like spectators in the theater of the surreal, since they have so little control over anything in their lives. They are effectively under martial law, the specter of Saddam Hussein still stalks the land, men with guns are everywhere, crime is rampant, the police are missing, the clockwork of the national economy is frozen and the information highway is closed.[/quote]

Although, I wouldn't think my counterpart in Iraq would necessarily be frozen... in Canada sure, but in Iraq?


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