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Monday, July 11, 2005

conservatives denied hysteria hype from brits

The Nation's John Nichols observes that the right wing media is baffled and Bugged by the Brits for denying them the response they were anticipating, in the aftermath of the London bombing last week:

Conservative radio and television personalities in the United States were unsettled after last week's bombings in London -- not because of the terrorist attack on a major western city, but because too few Londoners were willing to serve as props to support the right-wing ranting of the Americans. After one stoic Brit, who had blood on the side of his face, calmly described climbing out of a smoke-filled subway station, a Fox anchor exclaimed, "That man's obviously in shock."

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