Monday, November 22, 2010

15 Years Ago - CNN (Tokyo) - Nov 20, 1995

US Admiral Richard C. Macke's comments about the rape of a 12 year-old girl by three American servicemen in Okinawa, Japan in September 1995:

" I think it was absolutely stupid. I have said several times: for the price they paid to rent the car used in the crime, they could have had a girl prostitute"

CNN (Tokyo) - November 20, 2010 - "Fired admiral gives public apology"

More at:
The Impact Today and Tomorrow of Chalmers Johnson - Nov 21, 2010
by Steve Clemons - "The Washington Note"