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user-inactivated  ·  2623 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: O’Reilly told Trump that Putin is a killer. Trump’s reply: ‘You think our country is so innocent?’

I never made such claims and I never will. Any country that after fair scrutiny is found to act out opens itself to criticism and condemnation.

My initial response is a knee-jerk reaction to kleinbl00's comparison of two different scenarios and while I do think we're doing better than Russia, I do not think we should be so easily dismissive of our own wrong doings.





War  ·  2623 days ago  ·  link  ·  

Of course. I don't think anyone is being dismissive of it at all really not even klein. I think klein's response is along the lines of what I was saying. That sure what trump said is true, but in this scenario there is a distinction between intention large enough that, "America did it too" isn't a good response.