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All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

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  • I particularly like the bit of the article that says However, there has long been a sense that Mr Bush's respect for Pakistan has never extended actually to knowing anything about the place. Sweet.

    --Nat

    • Eh. They don't know much about me, why should I care if my President knows much about them?
      • In theory, its part of his job description to know stuff about countries around the world, or at least give the appearance of knowing.

        You know, foreign affairs and all that.
        • Sure. It makes him look bad to them. I am just saying they don't know much about us, so it is hypocritcal for them to say he should know much about them.
          • If your president making an ignorant ass out of himself internationally is okay by you, who am I to argue :-)

            Also, I'm willing to place a bet on that an average man on the streets of Islamabad knows more about USA than an average man on the streets of New York knows about Pakistan. (The greatest culprit behind that oddity: Hollywood. The second greatest: the Coca Cola - McDonalds - Disney - CNN - Etc empire.)