Camel Rider …. with highlighting imposed by The Editor, Thuppahi
Attached is a video clip of a statement made by Yair Lapid on 24 October which (thank God) was broadcast on RUSSIA TODAY. You won’t find it in the Western media. It serves as a reminder that people do need to watch RT because that’s where you can find all the juicy news the West ignores.
Yair Lapid stated,
“If the international media is objective, it serves Hamas. If it just shows both sides, it serves Hamas. My argument is that the media can’t just claim to bring both sides of the story. If you do that, you are only bringing one, Hamas’ side. That’s cowardly and it’s lazy. It’s an insult, insult to the victims including the Palestinian victims. It is also an insult to the core idea of what journalism is. Believe me, I know, I was a journalist for 31 years. — Yair Lapid, Israeli Prime Minister, July- December 2022.
This is an extremely irrational and fallacious argument, very much in the spirit of the propaganda rhetoric that once came from Joseph Goebbels.
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An Observer from a Black Sea Town ……. in an Original Set of Comments … where the highlightS are interventions from The Editor, Thuppahi
A fair comment by Putin here. The speaker of the Canadian Parliament introduced a 95 year old Ukrainian to the parliament as “a soldier who bravely fought Russia in WW2. “ This led to 3 standing ovations in the parliament for this brave Ukrainian.
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Sri Lanka has been blessed with generations of talented cricketers over the decades: from
- the Kelaarts and Saravanamuttus of the 1920s and 1930s … to
- the Macarthy’s, de Sarams and Heyns of the 1930s and 1940s …
- the Gunasekeras of the 1950s
- the Lieversz, HIK Fernandos and Reids of the 1960s
- Anura Tennekoon, Michael Tissera of the 1960s-1970s
- Duleep Mendis and the Wettimuny’s of the 1970s/80s
- Ranjan Madugalle and Arjuna Ranatunga of the 1980s
- the Aravinda-Ranatunga-Jayasuriya-Kaluwitharana-and-Vaas dynamos of the 1980s and the 1990s
- the Mahela Jayawardena and Sangakkara duo of the 2000s …..
- while not losing sight of that unique phenomenon we know as “Murali” in the 1990s-to-2000s.
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