[LINK] Vodafone: the dictator made us do it

Birch, Jim Jim.Birch at dhhs.tas.gov.au
Mon Feb 7 12:37:49 AEDT 2011

Kim Holburn wrote:

> We simply don't know what pressure was put on by the government or the

It's more embarrassing than anything else.  The phone company will
presumably want to be around when the President is gone.  

In any case, who believes an anonymous message from a phone these days,
whether it comes from the government or the phone company?  

It was reported that Bush believed that Cheney's voice on the oval
office intercom was the voice of God, but I doubt a text message would
have that kind of effect in a country awash with propaganda.


- Jim


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