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I stand corrected on Iraq involvement

Last night while waiting in line to see the Iraq photo presentation in Grass Valley, I discovered I have it all wrong about the U.S. involvement in Iraq. We are there to bring them new life. We needed to attack Iraq because they attacked us on Sept. 11. We have troops in over 140 countries as visitors only. It is our duty to tell these countries that our way of life is the best and they should adopt it. The reason we are being attacked is because they are jealous of our freedom. Donald Rumsfeld is the best defense secretary ever.

I guess I have missed something, and am really sorry for getting it all wrong. He said I’ve been brainwashed by the media into thinking the Bush administration is not acting for the good of the United States people. I guess I missed something in the translation of truth.

Chuck Carlson

Cedar Ridge

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