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"Good Point," but Obied Khan left out a key phrase...

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in response to reader comment: Good Point Dr. Pipes

Submitted by Merry Whitney (United States), Feb 21, 2006 at 21:11

Since it doesn't take much of an error, misprint or omission for the conspiracy-minded to gasp out their "Oh! M'gawds," let's not pull incomplete quotes from Dr. Pipes' computer.

His statement, contextually changed by Khan's abbreviated quote, included:

"Such wild assumptions are standard fare for Mr. Bollyn. Concerning September 11, 2001, for example, he thinks ...
('President Bush and press tycoon Rupert Murdoch knew the plans in advance, that the Mossad had a key role in that day's events, that United Airlines flight 175 was not flown into the southern World Trade Center tower, and that the towers were destroyed either by an Israeli-American laser beam weapon or massive underground explosions.')"
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