Helen Thomas tells Jews to go back to Germany (video)

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    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RQcQdWBqt14]YouTube - Helen Thomas tells Jews to go back to Germany[/ame]

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    Tech_Esq Sic Semper Tyrannis!

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    Shocking! Even for Helen. :eek:
     
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    The title and video are horribly misleading.
     
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    It was a dumb thing to say, but a more honest segway would be: "Helen Thomas tells Jews to go back home to Poland, Germany, and America."

    She wasn't referencing the holocaust at all, despite the attempts to make it appear that way.
     
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    Exactly. The people at RabbiLive are trying to say she wants a second holocaust. That's not journalism at all. What a disgrace on RabbiLive's part.
     
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    Damn! This place fairly crackles with anti-semitism doesn't it.

    I think I treat Israel objectively, as seen on the other thread. They are what they are. But there a quite a number of people here that are just bigots.
     
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    She's delusional.
     
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    It's just bias. Then again, Helen Thomas is just a journalist too. Why is her opinion on Israeli Palistinian issues anymore than that?

    What she was not doing was supporting genocide or the Holocaust. That's just nonsense. There should be a Holocaust clause to Godwin's Law.
     
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    Who are you calling a anti-semite? I don't care what side of the spectrum you are or what your beliefs are, dishonest journalism is dishonest.
     
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    What has been said that is "bigoted"?
     

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