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On 3/30/2011 9:34 AM, Fred Feldman wrote:
> I think this list has and needs only one rule, which is the owner's
> unconditional right of property. My guess is he will bump Suresh off the
> list in his own good time -- probably sooner rather than later -- and others
> as well. Dennis should be patient.
Want to bet?
> As for Syria, it seems that Obama-Clinton have taken it off the target list
> for the time being, despite the fact that it is still terror-listed by the
> US. This may have to do with the stronger role of Islamists (which does not
> bother me at all) in the legitimate outbreak of democratic protest and that
> it doesn't seem to represent a nationwide threat to imperialist domination
> as did the initial upsurge in Libya. For instance, it has not swept Damascus
> the way, at one point, the Libyan upsurge swept Tripoli.
I see that you have deftly sidestepped the issue of Hugo Chavez's
endorsement of Assad as a "progressive leader". Nicely done.