31 December 2008

Crunching the numbers

They're a whiz at collecting and creating statistics... actually doing something - not so much...

Israeli aircraft bombed Hamas targets in the Gaza Strip for the fourth day straight on Tuesday. Gaza officials said that, as of Monday, 364 Palestinians have been killed, and the United Nations noted that at least 62 were civilians.

How did the U.N. determine which of the victims were combatants?

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Anonymous said...

maybe they had labels pinned to them so the reporters could count them.

Neo Conservative said...

well... surely you remember "green helmet guy"?

he was the busy little beaver who traveled around palestinian neighbourhoods with a reefer truck full of bodies... salting wrecked buildings with corpses and then calling in the media.