@Shoq and Awe (and @ggreenwald and @janehamsher)

A compilation of Tweets chronicling @Shoq's Twitter war with @ggreenwald and @janehamsher. Also includes a sampling of the side debates spawned in this online war of words. The Tweets begin with a discussion of Private Bradley Manning's treatment and evolve into an argument over hidden employers and biases. Please feel free to click "Options" below to edit for fairness and completeness. Here is @shoq's blog: http://shoqvalue.com/shoq
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Meryl at Beanstalk @Meryl333 25/01/2011 06:35:51 WIB
@Shoq Are you staying on top of military/gov handling of Bradley Manning? The guy needs a lot of support. Psych torture.
Meryl at Beanstalk @Meryl333 25/01/2011 09:20:32 WIB
@Shoq WikiLeaks & Manning need attention. All quashing of information (net issues) need consistent, persistent light on it from #p2
Shoqqed You're Not @Shoq 25/01/2011 09:23:37 WIB
.@Meryl333 Yeah.. I know all those stories. I am not persuaded there is anything unusual about his detainment.
Meryl at Beanstalk @Meryl333 25/01/2011 09:39:05 WIB
@Shoq Really? Then that is a sad indictment of what we've become accustomed to. If not unusual, all the more scary.
Shoqqed You're Not @Shoq 25/01/2011 09:42:42 WIB
.@Meryl333 sorry, but all this hysteria comes from one source. There is no evidence of anything any different from most espionage suspects.
Shoqqed You're Not @Shoq 25/01/2011 09:43:25 WIB
.@Meryl333 And any spin that there is comes from those same sources. I simply am not persuaded there is anything wrong here.
Shoqqed You're Not @Shoq 25/01/2011 10:15:54 WIB
.@Meryl333 In february, a prisoner in that same brig killed himself. They won't change their policy for Jane.
Shoqqed You're Not @Shoq 25/01/2011 11:19:00 WIB
Only in America would a nation overwhelmingly dominated by right wing media,allow that media to be labeled as left wing media. #p2
Meryl at Beanstalk @Meryl333 25/01/2011 11:19:18 WIB
@Shoq Greenwald is not Jane. & public attention on abuse of human rights is always appropriate... esp. in our own country where we vote.
Shoqqed You're Not @Shoq 25/01/2011 11:22:56 WIB
.@Meryl333 I just don't see those abuses yet. I hear descriptions from supporters who want to make a prisoner into a martyr.
Shoqqed You're Not @Shoq 25/01/2011 11:23:22 WIB
.@Meryl333 I have read account after account. There isn't one thing that strikes me as even odd.
Shoqqed You're Not @Shoq 25/01/2011 11:24:02 WIB
.@Meryl333 Ask any marine ever held in a brig for a serious offend. Have you? I have. This is absolutely unremarkable.
Shoqqed You're Not @Shoq 25/01/2011 11:24:41 WIB
.@Meryl333 And the ONLY people to claim it's remarkable are Greenwald and Hamsher. We'll see what the UN says. I bet "nothing'
Shoqqed You're Not @Shoq 25/01/2011 20:26:51 WIB
.@ggreenwald AI asks for a "review" of treatment. Whose reports are they basing the need for it on? Fox News? http://bit.ly/hyT4xA
Shoqqed You're Not @Shoq 25/01/2011 20:29:59 WIB
.@ggreenwald And that AI story appeared y'day. I'd not seen it. Who prior claimed said inhumane treatments (besides you & his allies)?
Shoqqed You're Not @Shoq 25/01/2011 20:33:19 WIB
.@ggreenwald I'm waiting for u, or some1, to tell me how othr espionage suspects are treated in mil jails, historically. Have I missed that?
Glenn Greenwald @ggreenwald 25/01/2011 20:34:40 WIB
@Shoq AI said it was "unnecessarily harsh and punitive" and violative of America's treaties - your claim was totally false
Glenn Greenwald @ggreenwald 25/01/2011 20:35:48 WIB
@Shoq The LA Times denounced it weeks ago as "inhumane" http://is.gd/g7kahq - you'll say anything to defend your leader. Amazing
Shoqqed You're Not @Shoq 25/01/2011 20:37:29 WIB
.@ggreenwald I keep wondering why your reporting has not included detailed history of other detention practices (and suicides in that brig)?
Shoqqed You're Not @Shoq 25/01/2011 20:38:13 WIB
.@ggreenwald Wouldn't such histories help make the case that Manning's treatment is in fact unusual, relative to other espionage suspects?
Shoqqed You're Not @Shoq 25/01/2011 20:40:05 WIB
.@ggreenwald So if I contest reporting on a story, my only wish is to defend "dear leader," or perhaps a military culture I despise?
Shoqqed You're Not @Shoq 25/01/2011 20:40:48 WIB
.@ggreenwald This is more of that same bullying you are famous for, lately, Glenn. Your fans love it. It's not "civil" nor compelling.
Shoqqed You're Not @Shoq 25/01/2011 20:42:45 WIB
.@ggreenwald Your attempts to link this to Obama, just made it more apparent that Manning isn't your real interst here. Keep talking.
Glenn Greenwald @ggreenwald 25/01/2011 20:43:16 WIB
@Shoq I keep wondering why you wrote a claim you now know to be completely, undeniably false and don't correct it.
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So I was saying to Midge, Midge I says @willpostforfood 27/01/2011 19:36:02 WIB
@Shoq @snarkadelia Sorry to jump in but @Shoq seems to be saying that Military has never falsified reports. Didn't Mannings leaks prove they did?
So I was saying to Midge, Midge I says @willpostforfood 27/01/2011 19:38:16 WIB
@Shoq @snarkadelia Another thing. Engagement report concerning death of Pat Tillman.
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