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A T-shirt printed at the request of an IDF soldier in the sniper unit reading 'I shot two kills.'
Last update - 22:41 20/03/2009
Dead Palestinian babies and bombed mosques - IDF fashion 2009
By Uri Blau
Tags: Israel News, IDF, Gaza

The office at the Adiv fabric-printing shop in south Tel Aviv handles a constant stream of customers, many of them soldiers in uniform, who come to order custom clothing featuring their unit's insignia, usually accompanied by a slogan and drawing of their choosing. Elsewhere on the premises, the sketches are turned into plates used for imprinting the ordered items, mainly T-shirts and baseball caps, but also hoodies, fleece jackets and pants. A young Arab man from Jaffa supervises the workers who imprint the words and pictures, and afterward hands over the finished product.

Dead babies, mothers weeping on their children's graves, a gun aimed at a child and bombed-out mosques - these are a few examples of the images Israel Defense Forces soldiers design these days to print on shirts they order to mark the end of training, or of field duty. The slogans accompanying the drawings are not exactly anemic either: A T-shirt for infantry snipers bears the inscription "Better use Durex," next to a picture of a dead Palestinian baby, with his weeping mother and a teddy bear beside him. A sharpshooter's T-shirt from the Givati Brigade's Shaked battalion shows a pregnant Palestinian woman with a bull's-eye superimposed on her belly, with the slogan, in English, "1 shot, 2 kills." A "graduation" shirt for those who have completed another snipers course depicts a Palestinian baby, who grows into a combative boy and then an armed adult, with the inscription, "No matter how it begins, we'll put an end to it."

There are also plenty of shirts with blatant sexual messages. For example, the Lavi battalion produced a shirt featuring a drawing of a soldier next to a young woman with bruises, and the slogan, "Bet you got raped!" A few of the images underscore actions whose existence the army officially denies - such as "confirming the kill" (shooting a bullet into an enemy victim's head from close range, to ensure he is dead), or harming religious sites, or female or child non-combatants.
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In many cases, the content is submitted for approval to one of the unit's commanders. The latter, however, do not always have control over what gets printed, because the artwork is a private initiative of soldiers that they never hear about. Drawings or slogans previously banned in certain units have been approved for distribution elsewhere. For example, shirts declaring, "We won't chill 'til we confirm the kill" were banned in the past (the IDF claims that the practice doesn't exist), yet the Haruv battalion printed some last year.

The slogan "Let every Arab mother know that her son's fate is in my hands!" had previously been banned for use on another infantry unit's shirt. A Givati soldier said this week, however, that at the end of last year, his platoon printed up dozens of shirts, fleece jackets and pants bearing this slogan.

"It has a drawing depicting a soldier as the Angel of Death, next to a gun and an Arab town," he explains. "The text was very powerful. The funniest part was that when our soldier came to get the shirts, the man who printed them was an Arab, and the soldier felt so bad that he told the girl at the counter to bring them to him."

Does the design go to the commanders for approval?

The Givati soldier: "Usually the shirts undergo a selection process by some officer, but in this case, they were approved at the level of platoon sergeant. We ordered shirts for 30 soldiers and they were really into it, and everyone wanted several items and paid NIS 200 on average."

What do you think of the slogan that was printed?

"I didn't like it so much, but most of the soldiers wanted it."

Many controversial shirts have been ordered by graduates of snipers courses, which bring together soldiers from various units. In 2006, soldiers from the "Carmon Team" course for elite-unit marksmen printed a shirt with a drawing of a knife-wielding Palestinian in the crosshairs of a gun sight, and the slogan, "You've got to run fast, run fast, run fast, before it's all over." Below is a drawing of Arab women weeping over a grave and the words: "And afterward they cry, and afterward they cry." [The inscriptions are riffs on a popular song.] Another sniper's shirt also features an Arab man in the crosshairs, and the announcement, "Everything is with the best of intentions."

G., a soldier in an elite unit who has done a snipers course, explained that, "it's a type of bonding process, and also it's well known that anyone who is a sniper is messed up in the head. Our shirts have a lot of double entendres, for example: 'Bad people with good aims.' Every group that finishes a course puts out stuff like that."

When are these shirts worn?

G. "These are shirts for around the house, for jogging, in the army. Not for going out. Sometimes people will ask you what it's about."

Of the shirt depicting a bull's-eye on a pregnant woman, he said: "There are people who think it's not right, and I think so as well, but it doesn't really mean anything. I mean it's not like someone is gonna go and shoot a pregnant woman."

What is the idea behind the shirt from July 2007, which has an image of a child with the slogan "Smaller - harder!"?

"It's a kid, so you've got a little more of a problem, morally, and also the target is smaller."

Do your superiors approve the shirts before printing?

"Yes, although one time they rejected some shirt that was too extreme. I don't remember what was on it."

These shirts also seem pretty extreme. Why draw crosshairs over a child - do you shoot kids?

'We came, we saw'

"As a sniper, you get a lot of extreme situations. You suddenly see a small boy who picks up a weapon and it's up to you to decide whether to shoot. These shirts are half-facetious, bordering on the truth, and they reflect the extreme situations you might encounter. The one who-honest-to-God sees the target with his own eyes - that's the sniper."

Have you encountered a situation like that?

"Fortunately, not involving a kid, but involving a woman - yes. There was someone who wasn't holding a weapon, but she was near a prohibited area and could have posed a threat."

What did you do?

"I didn't take it" (i.e., shoot).

You don't regret that, I imagine.

"No. Whomever I had to shoot, I shot."

A shirt printed up just this week for soldiers of the Lavi battalion, who spent three years in the West Bank, reads: "We came, we saw, we destroyed!" - alongside images of weapons, an angry soldier and a Palestinian village with a ruined mosque in the center.

A shirt printed after Operation Cast Lead in Gaza for Battalion 890 of the Paratroops depicts a King Kong-like soldier in a city under attack. The slogan is unambiguous: "If you believe it can be fixed, then believe it can be destroyed!"

Y., a soldier/yeshiva student, designed the shirt. "You take whoever [in the unit] knows how to draw and then you give it to the commanders before printing," he explained.

What is the soldier holding in his hand?

Y. "A mosque. Before I drew the shirt I had some misgivings, because I wanted it to be like King Kong, but not too monstrous. The one holding the mosque - I wanted him to have a more normal-looking face, so it wouldn't look like an anti-Semitic cartoon. Some of the people who saw it told me, 'Is that what you've got to show for the IDF? That it destroys homes?' I can understand people who look at this from outside and see it that way, but I was in Gaza and they kept emphasizing that the object of the operation was to wreak destruction on the infrastructure, so that the price the Palestinians and the leadership pay will make them realize that it isn't worth it for them to go on shooting. So that's the idea of 'we're coming to destroy' in the drawing."

According to Y., most of these shirts are worn strictly in an army context, not in civilian life. "And within the army people look at it differently," he added. "I don't think I would walk down the street in this shirt, because it would draw fire. Even at my yeshiva I don't think people would like it."

Y. also came up with a design for the shirt his unit printed at the end of basic training. It shows a clenched fist shattering the symbol of the Paratroops Corps.

Where does the fist come from?

"It's reminiscent of [Rabbi Meir] Kahane's symbol. I borrowed it from an emblem for something in Russia, but basically it's supposed to look like Kahane's symbol, the one from 'Kahane Was Right' - it's a sort of joke. Our company commander is kind of gung-ho."

Was the shirt printed?

"Yes. It was a company shirt. We printed about 100 like that."

This past January, the "Night Predators" demolitions platoon from Golani's Battalion 13 ordered a T-shirt showing a Golani devil detonating a charge that destroys a mosque. An inscription above it says, "Only God forgives."

One of the soldiers in the platoon downplays it: "It doesn't mean much, it's just a T-shirt from our platoon. It's not a big deal. A friend of mine drew a picture and we made it into a shirt."

What's the idea behind "Only God forgives"?

The soldier: "It's just a saying."

No one had a problem with the fact that a mosque gets blown up in the picture?

"I don't see what you're getting at. I don't like the way you're going with this. Don't take this somewhere you're not supposed to, as though we hate Arabs."

After Operation Cast Lead, soldiers from that battalion printed a T-shirt depicting a vulture sexually penetrating Hamas' prime minister, Ismail Haniyeh, accompanied by a particularly graphic slogan. S., a soldier in the platoon that ordered the shirt, said the idea came from a similar shirt, printed after the Second Lebanon War, that featured Hassan Nasrallah instead of Haniyeh.

"They don't okay things like that at the company level. It's a shirt we put out just for the platoon," S. explained.

What's the problem with this shirt?

S.: "It bothers some people to see these things, from a religious standpoint ..."

How did people who saw it respond?

"We don't have that many Orthodox people in the platoon, so it wasn't a problem. It's just something the guys want to put out. It's more for wearing around the house, and not within the companies, because it bothers people. The Orthodox mainly. The officers tell us it's best not to wear shirts like this on the base."

The sketches printed in recent years at the Adiv factory, one of the largest of its kind in the country, are arranged in drawers according to the names of the units placing the orders: Paratroops, Golani, air force, sharpshooters and so on. Each drawer contains hundreds of drawings, filed by year. Many of the prints are cartoons and slogans relating to life in the unit, or inside jokes that outsiders wouldn't get (and might not care to, either), but a handful reflect particular aggressiveness, violence and vulgarity.

Print-shop manager Haim Yisrael, who has worked there since the early 1980s, said Adiv prints around 1,000 different patterns each month, with soldiers accounting for about half. Yisrael recalled that when he started out, there were hardly any orders from the army.

"The first ones to do it were from the Nahal brigade," he said. "Later on other infantry units started printing up shirts, and nowadays any course with 15 participants prints up shirts."

From time to time, officers complain. "Sometimes the soldiers do things that are inside jokes that only they get, and sometimes they do something foolish that they take to an extreme," Yisrael explained. "There have been a few times when commanding officers called and said, 'How can you print things like that for soldiers?' For example, with shirts that trashed the Arabs too much. I told them it's a private company, and I'm not interested in the content. I can print whatever I like. We're neutral. There have always been some more extreme and some less so. It's just that now more people are making shirts."

Race to be unique

Evyatar Ben-Tzedef, a research associate at the International Policy Institute for Counter-Terrorism and former editor of the IDF publication Maarachot, said the phenomenon of custom-made T-shirts is a product of "the infantry's insane race to be unique. I, for example, had only one shirt that I received after the Yom Kippur War. It said on it, 'The School for Officers,' and that was it. What happened since then is a product of the decision to assign every unit an emblem and a beret. After all, there used to be very few berets: black, red or green. This changed in the 1990s. [The shirts] developed because of the fact that for bonding purposes, each unit created something that was unique to it.

"These days the content on shirts is sometimes deplorable," Ben-Tzedef explained. "It stems from the fact that profanity is very acceptable and normative in Israel, and that there is a lack of respect for human beings and their environment, which includes racism aimed in every direction."

Yossi Kaufman, who moderates the army and defense forum on the Web site Fresh, served in the Armored Corps from 1996 to 1999. "I also drew shirts, and I remember the first one," he said. "It had a small emblem on the front and some inside joke, like, 'When we die, we'll go to heaven, because we've already been through hell.'"

Kaufman has also been exposed to T-shirts of the sort described here. "I know there are shirts like these," he says. "I've heard and also seen a little. These are not shirts that soldiers can wear in civilian life, because they would get stoned, nor at a battalion get-together, because the battalion commander would be pissed off. They wear them on very rare occasions. There's all sorts of black humor stuff, mainly from snipers, such as, 'Don't bother running because you'll die tired' - with a drawing of a Palestinian boy, not a terrorist. There's a Golani or Givati shirt of a soldier raping a girl, and underneath it says, 'No virgins, no terror attacks.' I laughed, but it was pretty awful. When I was asked once to draw things like that, I said it wasn't appropriate."

The IDF Spokesman's Office comments on the phenomenon: "Military regulations do not apply to civilian clothing, including shirts produced at the end of basic training and various courses. The designs are printed at the soldiers' private initiative, and on civilian shirts. The examples raised by Haaretz are not in keeping with the values of the IDF spirit, not representative of IDF life, and are in poor taste. Humor of this kind deserves every condemnation and excoriation. The IDF intends to take action for the immediate eradication of this phenomenon. To this end, it is emphasizing to commanding officers that it is appropriate, among other things, to take discretionary and disciplinary measures against those involved in acts of this sort."

Shlomo Tzipori, a lieutenant colonel in the reserves and a lawyer specializing in martial law, said the army does bring soldiers up on charges for offenses that occur outside the base and during their free time. According to Tzipori, slogans that constitute an "insult to the army or to those in uniform" are grounds for court-martial, on charges of "shameful conduct" or "disciplinary infraction," which are general clauses in judicial martial law.

Sociologist Dr. Orna Sasson-Levy, of Bar-Ilan University, author of "Identities in Uniform: Masculinities and Femininities in the Israeli Military," said that the phenomenon is "part of a radicalization process the entire country is undergoing, and the soldiers are at its forefront. I think that ever since the second intifada there has been a continual shift to the right. The pullout from Gaza and its outcome - the calm that never arrived - led to a further shift rightward.

"This tendency is most strikingly evident among soldiers who encounter various situations in the territories on a daily basis. There is less meticulousness than in the past, and increasing callousness. There is a perception that the Palestinian is not a person, a human being entitled to basic rights, and therefore anything may be done to him."

Could the printing of clothing be viewed also as a means of venting aggression?

Sasson-Levy: "No. I think it strengthens and stimulates aggression and legitimizes it. What disturbs me is that a shirt is something that has permanence. The soldiers later wear it in civilian life; their girlfriends wear it afterward. It is not a statement, but rather something physical that remains, that is out there in the world. Beyond that, I think the link made between sexist views and nationalist views, as in the 'Screw Haniyeh' shirt, is interesting. National chauvinism and gender chauvinism combine and strengthen one another. It establishes a masculinity shaped by violent aggression toward women and Arabs; a masculinity that considers it legitimate to speak in a crude and violent manner toward women and Arabs."

Col. (res.) Ron Levy began his military service in the Sayeret Matkal elite commando force before the Six-Day War. He was the IDF's chief psychologist, and headed the army's mental health department in the 1980s.

Levy: "I'm familiar with things of this sort going back 40, 50 years, and each time they take a different form. Psychologically speaking, this is one of the ways in which soldiers project their anger, frustration and violence. It is a certain expression of things, which I call 'below the belt.'"

Do you think this a good way to vent anger?

Levy: "It's safe. But there are also things here that deviate from the norm, and you could say that whoever is creating these things has reached some level of normality. He gives expression to the fact that what is considered abnormal today might no longer be so tomorrow."
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  1.   For how long more?? 21:43  |  Reuven 20/03/09
  2.   a masterfull portrait.... 22:27  |  another shimon 20/03/09
  3.   Disgusting to say the least 22:28  |  Chris Linthwaite 20/03/09
  4.   # 1 Reuven 22:30  |  Antonio 20/03/09
  5.   That´s outrageuos!!! 22:34  |  Elias 20/03/09
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  7.   idf fashion 22:38  |  zoe 20/03/09
  8.   To hypocrite Reuven #1 22:40  |  Mitch Katz 20/03/09
  9.   T-shirts as training 22:44  |  Alan 20/03/09
  10.   That shows the real nature of IDF 22:44  |  Elias 20/03/09
  11.   To Reuven 22:50  |  Ian 20/03/09
  12.   Palestinians do the screen printing 22:51  |  Arnold 20/03/09
  13.   idf fashion 22:52  |  zoe 20/03/09
  14.   funny how haaretz is the only one to publish this drek 22:57  |  don 20/03/09
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  16.   "A certain expression of things." Sure is! 23:00  |  Maureen Ann 20/03/09
  17.   Who cares 23:04  |  Death Adder 20/03/09
  18.   Typical 23:05  |  Hosam 20/03/09
  19.   Sick people x 100 23:07  |  Citizen of the World 20/03/09
  20.   venting 23:08  |  Observer 20/03/09
  21.   "We have met the enemy... 23:13  |  Knott Bushman 20/03/09
  22.   Is this the same Uri Blau that runs Neturei Karta? 23:13  |  Aaron 20/03/09
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  24.   To Reuven 23:15  |  Human 20/03/09
  25.   Chris LWe agree! 23:22  |  Brad 20/03/09
  26.   Reuven 23:32  |  Peter 20/03/09
  27.   cry me a river 23:35  |  daniel 20/03/09
  28.   Who is behind this campaign to discredit our IDF? 23:36  |  something is fishy. 20/03/09
  29.   To #1: Do we have to ignore the pictures and blame Haaretz? 23:43  |  Andre 20/03/09
  30.   Most Moral Army in the World 23:48  |  Matt 20/03/09
  31.   IDF fashion 2009 23:50  |  EED 20/03/09
  32.   There are crazy people everywere - Antonio #4 23:51  |  Reuven 20/03/09
  33.   Afraid of the Truth, huh, Reuven? 23:54  |  Cali 20/03/09
  34.   for reuven 23:54  |  alberto 20/03/09
  35.   These are facts 23:56  |  Dan 20/03/09
  36.   What would Theodor Herzl have said to this? 23:59  |  Markus Grafenburg 20/03/09
  37.   Lintwit you are disgusting 00:00  |  Bilbi 21/03/09
  38.   Reuven #1 00:06  |  Nick 21/03/09
  39.   One in spirit with the Death`s Head Battalions slaughtering Jews 00:06  |  Ivar 21/03/09
  40.   dead palestinian babies 00:10  |  manuel escott 21/03/09
  41.   #1 Reuven of Tornto: 00:11  |  Yitzhak 21/03/09
  42.   #10 Markus 00:13  |  Yitzhak 21/03/09
  43.   Not left wing, in left field. 00:17  |  a wandering Jew 21/03/09
  44.   not my army, thank you very much 00:19  |  matan 21/03/09
  45.   The Media War Is Lost 00:21  |  leo 21/03/09
  46.   dead palestinian... 00:25  |  Michael 21/03/09
  47.   Idiots. A disgrace to our nation. 00:26  |  Niv 21/03/09
  48.   Dead Israeli babies, Hamas fashion, 1987-2009 00:35  |  Steven A. 21/03/09
  49.   I am shocked... 00:36  |  Chris 21/03/09
  50.   To #1 Reuven of Toronto 00:40  |  Canadian 21/03/09
  51.   This is SICK!!!! 00:48  |  Haaretz Fan 21/03/09
  52.   in need of a history lesson 00:55  |  rjames 21/03/09
  53.   The mirror looks ugly today 00:58  |  David 21/03/09
  54.   no 10 Markus 00:59  |  steve 21/03/09
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  56.   The shirts are not the real problem. 01:05  |  Daniel 21/03/09
  57.   Where are the stories about how Hamas treats Gazans? 01:06  |  Aaron 21/03/09
  58.   The weekly `Death to Israel` rallies in Tehran. 01:06  |  Gary 21/03/09
  59.   Naughty Israeli T-shirts 01:07  |  Scott A. Joseph, MD 21/03/09
  60.   it hurts me 01:09  |  Carlos Rodrigues 21/03/09
  61.   Stupid 01:11  |  Philippe 21/03/09
  62.   Correction 01:13  |  Philippe 21/03/09
  63.   Truly disgusting 01:16  |  6f 21/03/09
  64.   A SHANDA! 01:18  |  Rabbi Gershon Steinb 21/03/09
  65.   Note from Reuven "For How Long More?" 01:18  |  Carl Rosenberg 21/03/09
  66.   This is common 01:20  |  Yossi 21/03/09
  67.   To israel people 01:23  |  Kalle 21/03/09
  68.   Shame, Ashamed, Disillusioned 01:27  |  Roy David 21/03/09
  69.   IDF Fashion 01:29  |  Alberto 21/03/09
  70.   Most Moral IDF 01:30  |  Ussishkin 21/03/09
  71.   Disgusting 01:34  |  Jan Jenkins 21/03/09
  72.   T- SHIRTS 01:35  |  Leon 21/03/09
  73.   Unacceptable 01:36  |  bronxite10 21/03/09
  74.   To #3 01:37  |  Alex 21/03/09
  75.   1. 01:39  |  Ussishkin 21/03/09
  76.   A disturbing but necessary article 01:40  |  Abe 21/03/09
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  78.   IDF fashion 2009 01:49  |  WHG 21/03/09
  79.   Vulgar 01:50  |  Lynne 21/03/09
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  85.   Defeat of all Jewish morality 02:10  |  BDF 21/03/09
  86.   T Shirts 02:13  |  Edifice 21/03/09
  87.   Storm in a teacup... 02:18  |  GR 21/03/09
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  93.   IDF Fashion 2009 02:45  |  Abu Rayyan 21/03/09
  94.   Disgusting and extremely disturbing! 03:03  |  Kathryn 21/03/09
  95.   Not a Defeat for all Jewish Morality 03:05  |  Lynne 21/03/09
  96.   BURNING DOGS 03:13  |  Muslim 21/03/09
  97.   To all the shocked and disgusted.... 03:18  |  Jasper 21/03/09
  98.   Do you think there are Trigger Happy Lads in the IDF? 03:30  |  Monitor 21/03/09
  99.   Denying the Holocaust is a Piece of Cake vs. These Showoffs! 03:41  |  Monitor 21/03/09
  100.   Chris Lengthwit 03:42  |  Sean 21/03/09
  101.   #48, Steven 03:47  |  Aaron (#22, not #57) 21/03/09
  102.   Suicide belt kills 17, Israeli tanks and missiles kill 1000`s 04:04  |  Sarah 21/03/09
  103.   Speechless! 04:07  |  Al 21/03/09
  104.   Aaron: no, the IDF tries to minimise IDF casualties 04:13  |  AT 21/03/09
  105.   Unbelieveable 04:14  |  MAX 21/03/09
  106.   Uri Blau - Google him and see what you get 04:15  |  Miriam Ashkelon 21/03/09
  107.   to # 89 Its the zoinst army not jews stupid 04:17  |  Refugee 21/03/09
  108.   To# 91 1500 palestinians are not people? 04:28  |  Refugee 21/03/09
  109.   To all my critics 04:35  |  Reuven 21/03/09
  110.   Brutal but its BOTH sides 04:37  |  Vadim 21/03/09
  111.   What happened to us? 04:47  |  Israeli 21/03/09
  112.   just what they want 04:48  |  Moshe 21/03/09
  113.   Israel is no longer a Western country 05:14  |  Arik Silverman 21/03/09
  114.   Following the Teachings of Moses 05:32  |  Arik Silverman 21/03/09
  115.   Refugee of course 1500 Palestinians are people! 06:25  |  Meo 21/03/09
  116.   Jasper thanks for the link 06:43  |  Meo 21/03/09
  117.   Barak`s Moral Army 06:45  |  galalean 21/03/09
  118.   Male Midianite children were future enemies of Israelites 06:49  |  MMM 21/03/09
  119.   Media Holocaust..... 06:51  |  Maria 21/03/09
  120.   Solution: The Saudi Plan, avoiding both Lebanon & Gaza atrocities 06:52  |  Ivar 21/03/09
  121.   Where can I get one of the shirts? 07:03  |  Colin Wright 21/03/09
  122.   its not surprising the idf nurtures this sort of indifferent 07:04  |  eric 21/03/09
  123.   Sarah...innocent children and women...Israel warned them! 07:07  |  Maria 21/03/09
  124.   Dead Palestinian Babies and bombed mosques 07:10  |  Yslevy 21/03/09
  125.   A dream/nightmare coming true 07:12  |  Honi 21/03/09
  126.   Isn`t it obvious who the enemy is? 07:23  |  AA 21/03/09
  127.   Sarah don`t blame Israel for Hamas disregard for Gazans lives 07:30  |  Meo 21/03/09
  128.   T shirts 07:39  |  Miki 21/03/09
  129.   Really 07:41  |  zkt83 21/03/09
  130.   Slogans of War 08:03  |  Dennis 21/03/09
  131.   this is what war does 08:08  |  Sarai 21/03/09
  132.   Miriam Ashkelon 08:09  |  Paul 21/03/09
  133.   Dead Palestinian Babies.... 08:15  |  Maree Flores 21/03/09
  134.   T shirts 08:19  |  Grant 21/03/09
  135.   incitation 08:53  |  franky 21/03/09
  136.   Reuven`s comment 08:54  |  Giorgio Forti 21/03/09
  137.   IDF fashion 09:23  |  Elina 21/03/09
  138.   And the chasm between American Jews and Israelis grows wider..... 09:33  |  Hanna 21/03/09
  139.   IDF FASHION 2009 10:19  |  ABRACADABRA 21/03/09
  140.   great i want one of these t-shirts! 10:22  |  stephane 21/03/09
  141.   Steven A 10:34  |  Palestinian Brit 21/03/09
  142.   Jasper No 93 10:37  |  Palestinian Brit 21/03/09
  143.   Gorgio - Israel`s what? 10:40  |  Palestinian Brit 21/03/09
  144.   wrong and right and in-between 10:46  |  Toni 21/03/09
  145.   Israel has become Putinized 10:48  |  SD 21/03/09
  146.   The only test is the investigation of crimes 11:18  |  a wandering Jew 21/03/09
  147.   Bilbi you are disgusting 11:25  |  Mohammad 21/03/09
  148.   holier than thou thin skinned frauds 11:28  |  Steve 21/03/09
  149.   The TRUTH IS NOW OUT!!!!! 11:35  |  Sam 21/03/09
  150.   militant society, macho slogans 11:35  |  shuki 21/03/09
  151.   Ignore Reuven 11:52  |  Me 21/03/09
  152.   no title 12:16  |  christoph 21/03/09
  153.   idf 13:00  |  victor 21/03/09
  154.   They are gentiles, so what 13:01  |  Oscar T. 21/03/09
  155.   Disgusting but.. 13:09  |  Fahmi Natour 21/03/09
  156.   #89 Meo 13:09  |  Chris Linthwaite 21/03/09
  157.   steve 13:11  |  zoe 21/03/09
  158.   The IDF fashion has always been to save lives. 13:11  |  Akram Zekaria 21/03/09
  159.   not got it 13:22  |  Murray 21/03/09
  160.   Please : Print my "Soul searching in the Mideast" 13:27  |  Akram Zekaria 21/03/09
  161.   Targetting pregnant mums, 13:31  |  Neutered Observer 21/03/09
  162.   why is the left dead in israel? 13:40  |  Cipora Julianna Kohn 21/03/09
  163.   To all the IDF Soldiers 13:51  |  Miriam 21/03/09
  164.   I CONGRATULATE THEM 13:51  |  indrajaya 21/03/09
  165.   This Is Sick, Twisted, And Does Not Foster Esprit De Corps 14:20  |  Jeff Northridge 21/03/09
  166.   No wonder they fire rockets... 14:50  |  Murat 21/03/09
  167.   what`s all the fuss? 14:53  |  steve 21/03/09
  168.   totally tasteless 15:03  |  Lynn 21/03/09
  169.   what does that mean.It`frightening 15:06  |  shrink 21/03/09
  170.   Moral high ground 15:08  |  Barry 21/03/09
  171.   even for a psycho such things are not normal 15:11  |  kabardian tscherkess 21/03/09
  172.   The Talmud teaches this is OK 15:16  |  Barton 21/03/09
  173.   Reading about this in the USA 15:28  |  janet 21/03/09
  174.   IDF has responsibility to stop this atrocious practice 15:34  |  Samuel 21/03/09
  175.   #100 Reuven 15:36  |  Antonio 21/03/09
  176.   Your WW2 compassion is up... 15:36  |  EG 21/03/09
  177.   Another reason to denounce my jewishness!!! 15:41  |  Yoav 21/03/09
  178.   A hard army 15:50  |  Jim 21/03/09
  179.   So appropriate 15:51  |  Ummsaifullah 21/03/09
  180.   Why some people are blaming HAARETZ?! 15:52  |  JustMe 21/03/09
  181.   Israel losing support in America 15:53  |  An American 21/03/09
  182.   is that the best thing that you could come out with? 16:01  |  mo 21/03/09
  183.   t-shirt 16:02  |  solly 21/03/09
  184.   is that going to make it right ? 16:05  |  mo 21/03/09
  185.   Military: Not Heroes 16:21  |  mcl 21/03/09
  186.   very sad story 16:38  |  Eliot 21/03/09
  187.   chris linthwaite,read the article,it says an "arab" oversees the 16:45  |  more BS 21/03/09
  188.   Disgusting 16:52  |  Liat 21/03/09
  189.   having children to pass out candy in celebration of murdering 16:54  |  2 way street 21/03/09
  190.   Refugee #99 it`s hard to fight palestinians "man to man" when 17:04  |  leave LA refugee 21/03/09
  191.   If someone made Tshirts like this about Jews somewhere else in th 17:06  |  Dafna 21/03/09
  192.   Kids with guns 17:08  |  Mark Lincoln 21/03/09
  193.   To Steven 17:12  |  Nina 21/03/09
  194.   Fair Journalism 17:22  |  Reply 21/03/09
  195.   THIS IS WHAT YOU GET ON A SLOW NEWS DAY 17:34  |  chuckmeister 21/03/09
  196.   This Is Sick and Twisted, agreed. Jeff, you might 17:35  |  Sceptic 21/03/09
  197.   more BS (very apt) 17:36  |  Joan 21/03/09
  198.   Compliments to "more BS" on the 17:40  |  PCR 21/03/09
  199.   IDF and democracy in Israel 17:45  |  Sam 21/03/09
  200.   #1, Haaretz is fine! 17:47  |  Poco Loco 21/03/09
  201.   Moral compass 17:52  |  BazMann 21/03/09
  202.   treat others as you would like to be treated 17:53  |  Dana 21/03/09
  203.   #133 17:58  |  Chris Linthwaite 21/03/09
  204.   Sounds like teen spirit! 17:59  |  Steve G 21/03/09
  205.   Bany 18:03  |  Palestina 21/03/09
  206.   The reason why the criticism of Israel is one sided 18:07  |  Comradio 21/03/09
  207.   reuven, bilbi, et al 18:09  |  23skidoo 21/03/09
  208.   posing 18:14  |  james 21/03/09
  209.   Leanworks 18:37  |  Leanworks 21/03/09
  210.   Disgusting 18:46  |  Mahira Chishty 21/03/09
  211.   Israel: Collective Psychosis 18:48  |  Jim Klein 21/03/09
  212.   IDF Shirts 18:58  |  Dana Lee 21/03/09
  213.   IDF t shirs 19:05  |  robert g wilson 21/03/09
  214.   joan,i see you still like spreading your islamic BS 19:12  |  more BS as usual 21/03/09
  215.   Dead Palestinian babies and bombed mosques 19:12  |  pacha mohamed sadok 21/03/09
  216.   PCR of ireland,I`m just stating facts as evidenced by 19:15  |  more BS 21/03/09
  217.   Liat,how would you feel if jewish children were encouraged 19:17  |  u r disgusting 21/03/09
  218.   If any more proof was needed... 19:18  |  Antonius 21/03/09
  219.   Dead Palestinian babies 19:36  |  Antonia 21/03/09
  220.   Stop Letting Our Enemies Define Us! 19:44  |  UsedToPostHere 21/03/09
  221.   Dayenu 19:46  |  Liora 21/03/09
  222.   Dayenu 19:46  |  Liora 21/03/09
  223.   To the American Doctor Joseph 19:58  |  DMGMD 21/03/09
  224.   "Sick" is right by my estimation. 20:09  |  christoph 21/03/09
  225.   Meo #107 you still droning on 20:14  |  Roo 21/03/09
  226.   I am disgusted and speechless 20:15  |  American 21/03/09
  227.   Nice Shirts, correct attitude! 20:16  |  steve dill 21/03/09
  228.   Dead Palestinian Babies tee shirt 20:19  |  Joel Dubow 21/03/09
  229.   Appalling 20:38  |  BazMann 21/03/09
  230.   no excuse (to Judith) 20:41  |  titus 21/03/09
  231.   to reuven #1 20:48  |  Titus 21/03/09
  232.   Purely Barbaric 20:50  |  Idris 21/03/09
  233.   Antonio 20:54  |  TonyL 21/03/09
  234.   shame 20:57  |  Aiya 21/03/09
  235.   Imagine 20:58  |  Bazmann 21/03/09
  236.   ROO .. Your Links Are BS 21:18  |  GZLives 21/03/09
  237.   IDF t-shirts. 21:19  |  magda 21/03/09
  238.   @114, steve, you are absolutely right!!!! 21:24  |  vladimir 21/03/09
  239.   Joel Dubow 21:24  |  PCR 21/03/09
  240.   Antonio - #123 21:26  |  Reuven 21/03/09
  241.   These T-shirts are in protest for the media lies 21:33  |  Avi 21/03/09
  242.   To DMGMD (# 140). Here`s some more "disgust" for you, friend. 21:39  |  flyingdoc57 21/03/09
  243.   Inhumane and Disgusting 21:46  |  Chris Majors 21/03/09
  244.   "flyingdoc" another dissembler... 21:51  |  BBSNews 21/03/09
  245.   36. "What would Theodor Herzl have said to this?" 21:51  |  flimflam 21/03/09
  246.   Out of Control 21:51  |  Shai 21/03/09
  247.   From what I have seen......... 22:03  |  Ahmad in Ramallah 21/03/09
  248.   Roo doesn`t like the truth? 22:11  |  Meo 21/03/09
  249.   Sceptic # 137 I Didn`t Miss The Context 22:13  |  Jeff Northridge 21/03/09
  250.   Respect and fear 22:17  |  George Rupp 21/03/09
  251.   It Used To Be "Only In America". Now It Transformed To "Only In 22:31  |  Eli 21/03/09
  252.   # 145 Joe Dubow. Have you seen world head lines today? 22:38  |  Maureen Ann 21/03/09
  253.   Peace 22:39  |  Arabia 21/03/09
  254.   Terrible ! 22:41  |  Cath 21/03/09
  255.   venting 22:47  |  donna 21/03/09
  256.   Here in Israel 22:48  |  Fernando 21/03/09
  257.   I`m really confused now 22:51  |  observer 21/03/09
  258.   Disgusting (4th try) 22:53  |  Baruch Gold 21/03/09
  259.   Steve Dill says Israel did it`s best to avoid war in Gaza 22:59  |  newageblues 21/03/09
  260.   Obscene T-Shirts 23:01  |  Bonita Caracciolo 21/03/09
  261.   American #143 23:03  |  Jo Jo 21/03/09
  262.   Mohammad # 113 23:05  |  Sukkoth 21/03/09
  263.   WHAT`S THE BIG DEAL 23:06  |  Scott L. Havsy 21/03/09
  264.   # 3 Linthwaite 23:15  |  Sukkoth 21/03/09
  265.   t shirts 23:25  |  Ingsoc 21/03/09
  266.   Dehumanization 23:46  |  Sub-human 21/03/09
  267.   Who celebrates murder? 23:59  |  Stan Levine 21/03/09
  268.   never forget 00:07  |  Hannah 22/03/09
  269.   Flashback 00:16  |  JE 22/03/09
  270.   great fashion! 00:17  |  Mark 22/03/09
  271.   IDF fashion 2009 00:22  |  Peter 22/03/09
  272.   IDF Racist T-Shirts 00:33  |  Bob Brady 22/03/09
  273.   response from rest of the world 00:40  |  mystic 22/03/09
  274.   I feel sick, like I just discovered my wife cheating! 00:47  |  david 22/03/09
  275.   #54, Steve: Read the final sentence in "Der Judenstaat"! 00:51  |  Markus Grafenburg 22/03/09
  276.   Israeli t-shirts 00:53  |  mage 22/03/09
  277.   The Colonisation Process 00:57  |  Maryanne 22/03/09
  278.   How do I order some? 01:11  |  Davey 22/03/09
  279.   Stop letting our enemies define us 01:11  |  UsedToPostHere 22/03/09
  280.   dead palestinian babies idf fashion 01:15  |  magda 22/03/09
  281.   brutalised soldiers over the years 01:21  |  sweis 22/03/09
  282.   Refreshing 01:34  |  Ali or Eli :-P 22/03/09
  283.   Haaretz 01:45  |  jafortier 22/03/09
  284.   #148 01:54  |  Joan 22/03/09
  285.   the nature of t shirts 02:08  |  mimi 22/03/09
  286.   The topic actually keeps me occupied... 02:22  |  christoph 22/03/09
  287.   To those of yououtraged by this... 02:24  |  Ralph Goldenmouth 22/03/09
  288.   Are there any more photos? 02:33  |  Raymond Flynn 22/03/09
  289.   alls fair in love and war 02:55  |  armand 22/03/09
  290.   IDF fashion 03:06  |  Yocheved 22/03/09
  291.   IDF officers at fault 03:20  |  Tony Price 22/03/09
  292.   Thanks Haaretz 03:22  |  Me 22/03/09
  293.   Heartbreaking 03:56  |  Braulio 22/03/09
  294.   all is not fair in war 04:12  |  me 22/03/09
  295.   Re: but why? - judith. 04:30  |  George 22/03/09
  296.   comment 04:54  |  moe 22/03/09
  297.   all is not fair in love or war 05:31  |  newageblues 22/03/09
  298.   Put faith in Jesus, not guns 05:51  |  R 22/03/09
  299.   Necessary expose 06:01  |  David 22/03/09
  300.   its not surprising the idf nurtures this sort of indifferent 06:19  |  eric 22/03/09
  301.   ROO The Israel Supreme Court BANNED it.When can we expect 06:33  |  PETER SM 22/03/09
  302.   NEWAGEBLUES "all is not fair -"Unless it appears in theArab media 06:37  |  PETER SM 22/03/09
  303.   #119 Jeff Northridge..the twisted mind 4th try 07:39  |  maoriboy 22/03/09
  304.   CONDEMN it by all means.Don`t lie & call it IDF fashion 08:11  |  PETER SM 22/03/09
  305.   HAHA!! 08:12  |  Elvis 22/03/09
  306.   Is this what "Chosen People" do? 08:26  |  Noel Wythe 22/03/09
  307.   Slanderer 08:42  |  Bob 22/03/09
  308.   Do not pass your children through the fire to Molek 08:43  |  bob 22/03/09
  309.   Racist, sexist T shirts 08:50  |  Angela White 22/03/09
  310.   IDF fashion 09:30  |  Mihaeli Feldmann 22/03/09
  311.   it`s worse than u think 09:40  |  shiri 22/03/09
  312.   Stix & Stones(&CARBOMBS) may break my bones 09:41  |  Ari ben Yisrael 22/03/09
  313.   t-shirt i shot 2 dead 09:44  |  christine clarke 22/03/09
  314.   #169 Noel : G-d gave more than 10 Comm`s; He also gave us Land 09:52  |  Robert 22/03/09
  315.   Judith honey your kids haven`t had to live with intafada and end 10:54  |  lily 22/03/09
  316.   Scott Havsy: Scalps & Other Trophies 12:09  |  Morgan 22/03/09
  317.   N.WHYTE He that has not sinned let him cast the 1st stone 12:27  |  PETER SM 22/03/09
  318.   idf fashion 12:31  |  R G 22/03/09
  319.   Where can I get one? 12:32  |  Davey 22/03/09
  320.   Einsatzgruppen 12:33  |  Lavrentii 22/03/09
  321.   soldiers vs pregnant women 13:10  |  sam 22/03/09
  322.   Cipora Julianna Kohn 14:19  |  Joan 22/03/09
  323.   New fashion 14:26  |  Sarah 22/03/09
  324.   genocidal maoriboy 14:42  |  Ivo 22/03/09
  325.   Horrifying and Embarassing 14:46  |  Aviva 22/03/09
  326.   i am speechless it`s disgusting 15:21  |  kubra al 22/03/09
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