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Posted at 12:17 PM ET, 02/22/2011

Membership has its privileges

By Charles Lane
Other than the obvious, what do Bahrain and Libya have in common?

That's right: they are both members in good standing of the United Nations Human Rights Council.

Cuba, too.

By Charles Lane  | February 22, 2011; 12:17 PM ET
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And none of them has invaded a country for nothing recently!

Posted by: AMviennaVA | February 22, 2011 2:58 PM | Report abuse

I would be a lot more interested if you let us know what the brave Gabrielle Giffords, if she could speak normally, would have to say about their membership.

Posted by: fakedude2 | February 22, 2011 7:22 PM | Report abuse

What would Gabby Giffords say if she could speak normally?

Posted by: DougJ3 | February 22, 2011 10:28 PM | Report abuse

What do Charles Lane and Rush Limbaugh have in common?

They are both members in good standing of serious media in the United States.

Glenn Beck too.

Posted by: DougJ3 | February 22, 2011 10:40 PM | Report abuse

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