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Omar Karindu

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Tiger Shark

Subj: With all due respect...
Posted: Mon Mar 26, 2007 at 08:20:11 pm CDT
Reply Subj: Yeah, But Marvel Is Against The War & The Bush Admin., Like All Liberal Media - NT [SPOILERS]
Posted: Mon Mar 26, 2007 at 10:20:45 am CDT

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> > I can't see the point of sending Cap back to the 40s, since that would keep him out of the MU Proper in the present, but they may have some justification for doing so, rational or not.
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> To show America as heroes in a war, which would be, you know, the opposite of current reality?
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> Grayson

Most polls show that most of the country is not exactly in love with Bush or his conduct of the current armed conflict -- misnamed "war" -- in Iraq.

At any rate, Civil War, as I've endlessly tried to argue, has more to do analogically with gun control than with the War on Terror and so forth. The illegal detention stuff is a jab at Guantanamo, true, but that reflects that reading the story as a direct political analogy for anything produces a muddle that arguably doesn't rise to the level of being an articulate political position -- liberal OR conservative OR other.

- Omar Karindu

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