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Jim Morin

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  1. dtroutma

    dtroutma GoComics PRO Member said, over 3 years ago

    Israel blows up a Hamas leader, they retaliate, and it’s all Hamas’ fault?? BTW “Iron Dome” seems to be working, which means along with other systems they have (for longer range efforts), Iran is HOW much a threat?


    Sorry, but even Morn has this one wrong.

  2. ConserveGov

    ConserveGov said, over 3 years ago

    @dtroutma

    You were probably upset when our Navy SEALS took out Osama too. Israel knows O doesn’t have their back so they’re taking care of things themselves.

  3. Radish

    Radish GoComics PRO Member said, over 3 years ago

    Israel fired more than one shot and has a whole army lined up ready to go against Palestine. At the same time it is taking shots at Syria. Will Israel start bombing Iran as well?

  4. cdward

    cdward said, over 3 years ago

    @ConserveGov

    Why on earth should we be taking care of Israel? They’re rich, they’re better armed than pretty much anyone in the region, and they haven’t done a blessed thing for us (other than try to tell us what to do). For the last several years, Israel has been a drag on us.

  5. NebulousRikulau

    NebulousRikulau GoComics PRO Member said, over 3 years ago

    At the risk of invoking Godwin’s Law…
    Sometimes I think that the Israelis learned a bit too much during the Holocaust.
    The first thing the Nazis did was to confiscate the property of the Jews.
    The first thing the Israeli government did was to confiscate the property of the Palestinians for their new Settlements.

    Of course, the Palestinians are students of history too. They won’t let themselves be herded into the concentration camps.

    It used to be that the Israelis were the good guys. Now, BOTH sides are like a couple of kids fighting over… Well, they just HAVE to fight.

  6. Chillbilly

    Chillbilly said, over 3 years ago

    Amusing how anyone would look at this in any context other than the pervasive, endless death spiral it really is.

  7. samhuff

    samhuff said, over 3 years ago

    Why can’t the Israelis and Palestinians live together like Christians. oops! They already do.

  8. zekedog55

    zekedog55 GoComics PRO Member said, over 3 years ago

    Touche!!!

  9. Joe boyle

    Joe boyle said, over 3 years ago

    I don’t think there’s been one year of “negative growth” under Obama…in spite of Bush’s debacles.

  10. Lynne B

    Lynne B GoComics PRO Member said, over 3 years ago

    This whole cartoon is a bit backwards, though. When you look at numbers, both of attacks and casualties, Palestinian casualties outnumber Israeli casualties about ten to 1. And that’s not even breaking down how many of those casualties are kids.


    Israel has pursued an aggressive policy of land-grabs against the Palestines, and in addition have done a great deal to cut Palestinians off from water supplies, healthcareand medical supplies, building permits and supplies, and often, work. There is an ongoing effort to deprive Palestinians of places to live which goes almost entirely unreported in US media.


    Many of the Palestinian villages are Bedouin and other local peoples, which have been there since before the formation of Israel. Now, imagine that the above were happening on American land. How do you think you all would respond…?


    Before anyone accuses me of being anti-Semitic, I am certainly not; half my family is Jewish, and my father absolutely idolized Golda Meir. But what Israel is doing is the worst of politics, it is no longer a defense of a victimised religion. Having been subject to ludicrous prejudice and damaging policies for centuries in Europe, the Jewish Israeli government is now taking its turn to be the bully. And that is shameful.

  11. Radish

    Radish GoComics PRO Member said, over 3 years ago

    @NebulousRikulau

    Palestine is an over populated concentration camp.

  12. Stipple

    Stipple said, over 3 years ago

    @Lynne B

    So the Israeli treat the Palestinians the same as the US treated Native Americans?
    .
    Well of course it is correct then.
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    But 10:1 casualties? Maybe the the Palestinians should stop shooting at them, they seem to be losing big time when return fire comes.

  13. Quipss

    Quipss said, over 3 years ago

    Amount of Israeli dead in past week

    3

    Seriously wounded
    0

    Amount of Palestinians dead

    47 ( 12 of which were militants, 35 of which were civilians)

    seriously wounded
    somewhere around 280

    Unfortunately Issues in the middle east will keep going for a long time, that said you can’t condemn the Palestinians for killing 3 people and then condone the Israelis when they harm a population 130 times larger

  14. Simon_Jester

    Simon_Jester said, over 3 years ago

    Get over it, you lost.

  15. Simon_Jester

    Simon_Jester said, over 3 years ago

    This whole affair has seriously embarassed the Netanyahu governent. Up until the rocket attacks started ,they were claiming in the media that the threat had been neutralized

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