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Saturday, August 19, 2006

A Day in the Life of Women Around the Globe

A woman reacts as she looks at the rubble of her home, in the village of Kharayet. The fragile ceasefire in Lebanon has been dealt a blow with Israeli commandos clashing with Hezbollah fighters after raiding a Lebanaese village, as French troops were set to arrive by sea to reinforce UN peacekeepers(AFP/Anwar Amro)


An Israeli woman with a girl looks on as Israeli soldiers get ready to leave northern Israel, Saturday, Aug. 19, 2006. Hezbollah fighters battled Israeli commandos who launched a raid near the militants' stronghold deep inside Lebanon early Saturday, killing one soldier, in what Lebanon called the first large-scale violation of the U.N.-brokered cease-fire between the sides. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)


Women run during a high-heel sprint contest in Berlin August 19, 2006. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski (GERMANY)


Competitors in the Women's Heptathlon event of the 11th IAAF Track and Field World Junior Championships run around the track to celebrate the completion of their seven events held in Beijing, China, Saturday, Aug. 19, 2006. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)


Lebanese women react as they watch from outside the cemetery as Hezbollah fighters, who were killed in fighting with Israeli forces in southern Lebanon, are buried in the southern suburbs of Beirut, Saturday, Aug. 19, 2006.(AP Photo/Kevin Frayer)

4 Comments:

At 8/19/2006 3:20 PM, Anonymous proud christian liberal said...

Your blog is one of my favorites, especially these photos of women around the world.

I've been listening to you on Your Call. Great job!

 
At 8/19/2006 6:41 PM, Anonymous timmy said...

You might want to google "fauxtography" with the names of these Lebanese photographers you're posting. There appears to be a glut of anti-Israel staged photos that the mainstream media apparently has no qualms about distributing.

 
At 8/19/2006 7:54 PM, Anonymous winnie said...

yeah, the crying faces and bombed buildings are doctored. Don't believe any of it.

 
At 8/20/2006 1:07 AM, Anonymous timmy said...

Since you mentioned "doctored"...

http://littlegreenfootballs.com/weblog/?entry=21956_Reuters_Doctoring_Photos_from_Beirut&only

Bombed buildings, or burining tires?

http://hotair.com/archives/2006/08/08/another-bogus-photo/

Bombed buildings? Or bombed building?

http://littlegreenfootballs.com/weblog/?entry=22103_Multi-Use_Building_Watch

And you never know...sometimes these crying faces have a way of getting around a little more than they should....

http://rottypup.com/?p=633

Just saying: Things aren't always what they seem.

 

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