ONTD Political

~IRAN ELECTION FALLOUT DISCUSSION/LIVE POST~

11:21 am - 06/16/2009
carverhawke 16th-Jun-2009 11:56 pm (UTC)
Just saw the youtube of the student killed. I... don't even know what to say.
ninius 16th-Jun-2009 11:56 pm (UTC)
RT from Tehran:My death is irrelevant.Wht is important is that u do not forget my words.We want freedom.i will die 4that

Christ. ;_;
saigonostalker 16th-Jun-2009 11:57 pm (UTC)
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saigonostalker 16th-Jun-2009 11:56 pm (UTC)
Go ahead, CNN. Keep saying ridiculously stupid things that completely miss the point. It almost keeps me interested in your blathering.
victorialupin 16th-Jun-2009 11:58 pm (UTC)
Fuck, what are they doing now?

Also, where they really covering a cheeseburger in a can? wth?
foreveralways21 16th-Jun-2009 11:57 pm (UTC)
more stuff from my friends on facebook, demonstraters are embracing the police! omg. awe peace, and they tried speaking persian to them but they didn't understand what they were saying and wouldnt talk about - they are arabs from hezbollah! this confirms it.

http://www.facebook.com/home.php?#/video/video.php?v=118275132558&ref=nf
part_b 16th-Jun-2009 11:57 pm (UTC)
Posting a couple icons because that's pretty much all I'm good for, aha.



iamrachelryan 17th-Jun-2009 12:07 am (UTC)
gorgeous, i took the one on the left
lavenderfrost 16th-Jun-2009 11:58 pm (UTC)
NEW ONTDP LAYOUT FTMFW!
jessickah 16th-Jun-2009 11:58 pm (UTC)
I know a few pages back people asked if celebrities could twitter about the situation. I asked the coolest person on twitter: Shaq.
doublekill 17th-Jun-2009 12:00 am (UTC)
That's awesome.
mercaque 17th-Jun-2009 12:00 am (UTC)
I HEARTILY APPROVE THE NEW LAYOUT.
carverhawke 17th-Jun-2009 12:00 am (UTC)
linking this instead since it's really graphic. It's the youtube of a murdered student. I can't download/save so if anyone wants to for any reason. There you go.
aftermornings 17th-Jun-2009 12:02 am (UTC)
Those cries are heart-wrenching.
xzombifiedx DL videos17th-Jun-2009 12:02 am (UTC)
If you want to download a video from youtube, put the word 'kick' in front of the URL and hit enter.
xzombifiedx Re: DL videos17th-Jun-2009 12:03 am (UTC)
For instance, www.kickyoutube.com.
one_hoopy_frood SUMMARY OF TODAY17th-Jun-2009 12:02 am (UTC)
This is really brief, and I've c/p it about three times, adding more on each time. Here's what I have of today's events.

It's hard to summarize because it's a lot of smaller things. The protest DID happen this morning. There was a rally for Ahmedinejad, who is now in Russia. The news in Iran is saying all of the protests were for Ahmedinejad. The Ayatollahs keep changing their mind about whether or not election results should be accepted. There was a recount that reaffirmed Ahmedinejad won. There was another attack on a university by the Basij. It appears as though police officers are unarmed. CNN has been broadcasting Twitter names on air, and people are getting tracked down subsequently. The internet finally pwned them and they stopped.

There's been a lot of worry about new sources on twitter, people retweeting with usernames, etc. Everyone has changed their time zone to GMT +3:30 and the location Tehran or Iran. While Twitter was down, there was an attack on another university by the Basij. CNN really, really fails and started talking about cheeseburgers in a can or some shit instead of breaking news. Things have gone relatively quiet now, but a lot is still going on...
ninius Re: SUMMARY OF TODAY17th-Jun-2009 12:04 am (UTC)
Thanks for this.
eska_rina 17th-Jun-2009 12:04 am (UTC)
BBC World is actually quite decent to follow atm! :O
eska_rina 17th-Jun-2009 12:07 am (UTC)
hullo, page 19!
sideshowkat 17th-Jun-2009 12:04 am (UTC)
I'm so glad I get BBC World News with my cable provider - their coverage is really good.

Also, love the new layout!
deja_vu822 17th-Jun-2009 12:04 am (UTC)
I wish NextRevolution would update. I'm really concerned about them.
carverhawke 17th-Jun-2009 12:07 am (UTC)
I keep looking at his twitter too.
horcrionebay 17th-Jun-2009 12:06 am (UTC)
HI PAGE 19

I think this post is gaining comments faster than the other one did.
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