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    The Faces of the Fallen

    The Faces Of The Fallen - The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan

    The page immediately went viral, bringing in over 150,ooo unique views in the first 48 hours. Since it went up it has garnered over 46,835 Facebook shares and 4,121 tweets. “At some point we were getting over a tweet per minute. People were rallying around it because it puts a face on the numbers we see in the news,” said co-founder [Rudy] Adler.
    See it live...Egypt remembers | When you mouse over the picture/name, there are some brief biographical details, including how they died.

    Reminds me of this...

    http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedi...gton%2C_MA.JPG

    Perhaps, at some point, Tahrir Squre will be known as Egypt's Lexington Green.

    Quote from the monument:

    "The blood of these Martyrs, in the cause of God and their Country, was the cement of the union of these states...

    They rose as one man to revenge their bretheren, and at the point of the sword to assert and defend their Native Rights...

    They nobly dared to be free."

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    10.03pm GMT: "There are only two options: death or freedom. And we shall have freedom, Inshallah," says a young male protester in Tahrir Square tells CNN, with many vowing a huge turnout tomorrow.

    What will you do now? asks the CNN journalist. "I am ready to die," says the man. "Give me liberty or give me death," says another, in an echo of the American revolutionaries.
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    The Egyptian people rock. I hope they persevere. I have personally seen the Egyptian dead......

    Oh wait, those dead were Egyptian mummies at a museum. Never mind.
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    The USA once again has blood on their hands. We funded many of these killings. "They hate our freedoms"

    Quote Originally Posted by danarhea View Post
    The Egyptian people rock. I hope they persevere. I have personally seen the Egyptian dead......

    Oh wait, those dead were Egyptian mummies at a museum. Never mind.
    Pardon me but I find your callousness offensive.

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    Re: The Faces of the Fallen

    Quote Originally Posted by Illumination View Post
    The USA once again has blood on their hands. We funded many of these killings. "They hate our freedoms"

    Pardon me but I find your callousness offensive.
    I find your offensiveness offensive.

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    Re: The Faces of the Fallen

    Quote Originally Posted by Illumination View Post
    The USA once again has blood on their hands. We funded many of these killings. "They hate our freedoms"

    Pardon me but I find your callousness offensive.
    Actually, I have plenty of class. Unfortunately, all of it's low.
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