December 28th, 2005, 08:20 PM
Saving Iraqi baby a new mission for U.S. troops
Man - I hope this kid makes it and the family doesn't get targetted by insurgents.
Georgia National Guard to bring baby Noor to U.S. for surgery.
BAGHDAD, Iraq (CNN) -- When troops from the Georgia National Guard raided a Baghdad home in early December, they had no idea that their mission in Iraq would take a different turn.
\"We\'re the middle children of history.... no purpose or place. We have no Great War, no Great Depression. Our great war is a spiritual war. Our great depression is our lives. We\'ve all been raised by television to believe that one day we\'ll all be millionaires and movie gods and rock stars -- but we won\'t. And we\'re learning slowly that fact. And we\'re very, very pissed off.\" - Tyler (Brad Pitt) Fight Club
December 28th, 2005, 08:25 PM
Indeed. Spina bifida is not disease that anyone should have. And being humanitarian shouldn't be a crime..
December 28th, 2005, 09:03 PM
This baby and her family need to be givin aslum in the US or europ, if she gose home there is a good chance that the family will be killed by the insurgants for accepting us aid.
Who is more trustworthy then all of the gurus or Buddha’s?
December 29th, 2005, 12:38 AM
yea the baby better make it. If were risking lives to save people were at war with well it better be for a good cause. Stay alive young one!
"When in doubt, use Brute Force."
Never argue with an idiot. They'll drag you down to their level, then beat you with experience.
December 31st, 2005, 12:56 AM
Both the soldiers and this doctor deserve our thanks!
Dr. Roger Hudgins, the chief of neurosurgery at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, has promised to perform the delicate operation for free.
Roger J. Hudgins**
Chief, Pediatric Neurosurgery
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, Scottish Rite
5455 Meridain Mark Rd, Suite 540
Atlanta, GA 30342
Bukhari:V3B48N826 “The Prophet said, ‘Isn’t the witness of a woman equal to half of that of a man?’ The women said, ‘Yes.’ He said, ‘This is because of the deficiency of a woman’s mind.’”