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» Scott Thomas: Fact or Fiction? from Op For
Some of you may be familiar with Scott Thomas and his New Republic dispatches. Thomas, who writes under a pseudonym, claims to be an American soldier serving near FOB Falcon near Baghdad. His writing -there have been a total of... [Read More]

» Lies & More Damn Lies from ROFASix
Why would someone fabricate stories to denigrate our men and women in Iraq except in an attempt to demonize them as some want to do with the entire war? If you subscribe to the New Republic ... [Read More]

» H&I Fires July 19, 2007 from Argghhh! The Home Of Two Of Jonah's Military Guys..
Open post for those with something to share, updated through the day. New, complete posts come in below this one. Note: If trackbacking, please acknowledge this post in your post. That's only polite. You're advertising here, we should get an... [Read More]

» Fact or fiction? An update from Blog-o-Fascists
Power Line Last night we noted the New Republic's "Shock troops" article by the pseudonymous "Scott Thomas" po... [Read More]

» Gruesome Stories from Anonymous Sources from baldilocks
And certainly we've seen these before, both confirmed and debunked. From The New Republic (subscription required):I saw her nearly every time I went to dinner in the chow hall at my base in Iraq. She wore an unrecognizable tan uniform, [Read More]

» Battle Buddies from MilBlogs
I for one would like to know whether "Scott Thomas" and his buddies are the sick little pieces of shit described in The New Republic or simply figments of some other sick little piece of shit's imagination. UPDATE: Black Five... [Read More]

» http://instapundit.com/archives2/007344.php from Instapundit.com (v.2)
THE TROOPS USED TO BE HEROES. Then the media made them victims. Now it's making them evil, like the hordes of "Jenjis Khan." This will make betraying them more palatable. We've seen this pattern before. UPDATE: Reader Wright Steenrod emails:... [Read More]

» The Return of Winter Soldier from Villainous Company
I would like to talk, representing all those veterans, and say that several months ago in Detroit, we had an investigation at which over 150 honorably discharged and many very highly decorated veterans testified to war crimes committed in Southeast... [Read More]

» Some absolute BS from 'The New Republic." from discarded lies - hyperlinkopotamus
Some absolute BS from 'The New Republic." [Read More]

» The New Republic's from Public Secrets: from the files of the Irishspy
The current issue of The New Republic contains an article called "Shock Troops," which purports to detail barbaric behavior by American troops in Iraq. The author, writing under a pseudonym, claims to have been one of those soldiers. The article [Read More]

» Bloggers Raise Red Flags Over New Republic's 'Baghdad Diarist' from SWJ Blog
22 July Washington Post - Bloggers Raise Red Flags Over New Republic's 'Baghdad Diarist' by Howard Kurtz. [Read More]

» http://www.keshertalk.com/archives/2007/07/tnrandmilblogs.php from Kesher Talk
Like almost everyone associated with the military who has read it, professional journalist Thomas Lipscomb thinksthe TNR "Scott Thomas" story stinks to high heaven. But in a letter to the Washington Post’s media columnist, Howard Kurtz, Lipscomb wonder... [Read More]

» The "Scott Thomas" Lies from Flopping Aces
I'm real late to this party but wanted to chime in a bit. I'm talking about the Scott Thomas reporting done from Iraq....or that is what we are supposed to believe anyways. As I'm sure you know it all started... [Read More]

» Will the Blogosphere Defend Our Military the Same from Blue Star Chronicles
I ask this question in all sincerity. I believe the blogosphere was the driving force behind the defeat of the bill that would have given amnesty for illegal aliens. It could do the same for our Fighting Forces. Our Vietnam Veterans came home to c... [Read More]

» Doubting Thomas: Simple Questions for the New Republic from Confederate Yankee
As time wears on, it seems increasingly unlikely that the writings of the pseudonym-shielded soldier "Scott Thomas" in the New Republic are anything other than works of macabre creative fiction. "Thomas" has written three "dispatches" for the New Repub... [Read More]

» More Disinformation from The New Republic from The Shield of Achilles
The first claim probably sounded credible to the civilians at TNR, but it is impossible. Anyone badly injured is evacuated out of the country. They aren't just left hanging around, especially on a FOB. A burn victim, particularly burns of the face an... [Read More]

» BattleBuddies from Mudville Gazette
What needs to be said about Scott Thomas? How far into The New Republic's fabricated war story did I have to get to recognize it was a fabricated story? Answer: Not very far. Here's the first line:I saw her nearly every time I went to dinner in the cho... [Read More]

» Defamation of the Troops or Troops Run Amok? from Vista On Current Events
A couple of weeks ago The New Republic ran a sensational article entitled "Shock Troops" by an author using the pseudonym of Scott Thomas. Although I found the story doubtful, ... [Read More]

» Jihadis and Their Bloggers from Snooper
Jihadi Trolls and Bloggers And The New Republic either fell for it or know all about it and don't care. And this is no.. Please see the plethora of posts... [Read More]



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