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Mike is confused and he feels many others are too
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CONFUSED
By Mike Michaels
Mike knows a lot of people who are confused by the situation. As his apprehension grew about the war, there was a building sense of excitement, which he imagines the soldiers must feel too - "let's get on with it". And once it had started, it's rather like supporting a football team - you urge your team to victory. He doesn't want to hurt anybody or kill anybody, he wants it to be over quickly. Every time there's an advance, there's almost a thrill, and it's a bit sickening to think and feel like that. He can see both sides of the argument...

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Mike Hunt
I think that the war is a good idea, but the thought of people getting killed is absolutely terrible. Innocent people are getting killed, but did we give them enough time to get rid of their bombs?




Title:
CONFUSED
Contributor:
Mike Michaels
Length:
2.17 mins
Date:
27 Mar 2003
Source:
Video Nation London
Country:
England - London
Location:
North London
Categories:
Excitement
Fears
Feature:
Conflict in Iraq


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