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1 Aligarr  Sat, Feb 9, 2013 9:47:54am

I wish that there is some way the perpetrators , could contract Polio .

2 Bob Dillon  Sat, Feb 9, 2013 11:18:02am

re: #1 Aligarr

That’s pretty harsh, but if I could grant wishes …

Two of my closest friends back in the 40s & 50s wore leg braces, used crutches and had their horror stories. We were all scared of being confined to an Iron Lung. [Link: en.wikipedia.org…]

[Link: en.wikipedia.org…]

3 SidewaysQuark  Sat, Feb 9, 2013 11:40:49am

No nation can thrive as long as superstition trumps reason. I truly pity the reasonable humans trapped in that environment. (Speaking strictly of the rural region in question, not all of Nigeria.)

4 kirkspencer  Sat, Feb 9, 2013 12:06:05pm

Complicating (and not mentioned in that article) is that the human intelligence agent who located bin Laden was working under the cover of…

a polio vaccinator.

Yeah, no bad consequences there.

5 SidewaysQuark  Sat, Feb 9, 2013 2:09:32pm

re: #4 kirkspencer

Complicating (and not mentioned in that article) is that the human intelligence agent who located bin Laden was working under the cover of…

a polio vaccinator.

Yeah, no bad consequences there.

Bin Laden needed to be caught in any matter possible. All sorts of covers are used, all the time.

The fault and cause of ‘bad consequences’ lies solely on those stupid and ignorant enough to sympathize with Bin Laden, not that a “polio vaccinator” cover was used for cover.

6 SidewaysQuark  Sat, Feb 9, 2013 2:10:42pm

re: #1 Aligarr

I wish that there is some way the perpetrators , could contract Polio .

Polio is too quick and kind a death for the perpetrators of this act.


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