From fake fat Bin Ladens to mobile weapon trucks, we've been lied to so many times. Remember this is the same Pentagon that had hundreds of fake letters planted in Newspapers across the country. It may be Saddam, it may be not. It may be a Hollywood production. We all saw Forest Gump shake hands with Kennedy...
Is it real?
We Caught The Wrong Guy
Saddam Hussein, former employee of the American federal government, was captured near a farmhouse in Tikrit in a raid performed by other employees of the American federal government.
Rumsfeld: Saddam To Face Justice, Be Treated Humanely -- Saddam is, after all, his old buddy (see below)
Infamous Video Clip (from the National Archives):
Rumsfeld Shakes Hands with Saddam Hussein
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JESSICA LYNCH CAPTURES SADDAM --EX-DICTATOR DEMANDS BACK PAY FROM BAKER
Former Iraqi strongman Saddam Hussein was taken into custody yesterday at approximately 8:30pm Baghdad time. Various television executives, White House spin doctors and propaganda experts at the Pentagon are at this time wrestling with the question of whether to claim PFC Jessica Lynch seized the ex-potentate or that Saddam surrendered after close hand-to-hand combat with current Iraqi strongman Paul Bremer III
addam Hussein's massive presidential palace in Baghdad - with its imperial domes and marble columns and swimming pools - may soon be turned into America's new embassy in Iraq.
Many Arabs Skeptical on Saddam's Capture
In the Jordanian capital Amman, 77-year-old Sheik Abu Khaled saw the TV footage of the disheveled, bearded Saddam and declared, "This captured man isn't Saddam. He'd rather blow himself up."
We never had WMD, Saddam tells interrogators
Saddam Hussein told his American interrogators that Iraq never had weapons of mass destruction, claiming that they were an invention of the US government to justify an invasion, it was reported last night.
Will Saddam's capture prove to be a trap for Bush?
If Bush needs to win the next election, he needs to silence Saddam, Guantanamo-style, in seclusion. That will raise suspicions. Any medical mishap or anomaly will also raise suspicions. Not a very good situation, is it?
Analysis: Capture has few intel gains
What's clear from the initial video footage of the capture of former Iraqi President Saddam Hussein is that this is not the evil mastermind at the controls of the resistance organizations that continue to harass the U.S.-led coalition
Saddam 'had time to commit suicide' (
Yet chose to spend the rest of his life in a torture camp: WHY? Why did the 'evil tyrant' cower in a cellar?)
He was arrested without resistance and there was enough time for him before that to commit suicide if he wanted but he did not"
Saddam Capture Predicted
FLASHBACK: U.S. Rep. Ray LaHood predicted imminent Saddam capture 10 days ago: A member of The Pantagraph editorial board -- not really expecting an answer -- asked LaHood for more details, saying, "Do you know something we don't?"
"Yes I do," replied LaHood.
Flashback: IRAQI COMMANDER SWEARS HE SAW USAF FLY SADDAM OUT OF BAGHDAD
Saddam Key in Early CIA Plot
in the past Saddam was seen by U.S. intelligence services as a bulwark of anti-communism and they used him as their instrument for more than 40 years, according to former U.S. intelligence diplomats and intelligence officials.
Already Out of Iraq?:
FLASHBACK: Iran continues to raise secret deal claim: US flew Saddam out of Baghdad in April
Other Faked Captures:
Prison Planet Fake Terror Arrests Archive -- Click Here
Saddam's Magic Beard
The fastest a beard can possibly grow is 3/4 of an inch a month. Here is Saddam with 5-6 inches of growth -- and a month after the occupation began we supposedly saw new videos of saddam outside with crowds with no facial hair other than his mustache. This looks like the real Saddam Hussein, whereas the image of Saddam with glasses had a different facial structure. Has someone been holding Saddam Captive until and opportune moment to roll him out?
Britain would 'respect death penalty decision' for Saddam
The Foreign Secretary has stated while Britain opposes the death penalty, it will respect an Iraqi courts' decision about the fate of Saddam Hussein
Official: Saddam Could Face Execution
Saddam Hussein could be tried "in the next few weeks" and could be executed if convicted, an Iraqi Governing Council member said Monday. Other council members said the televised trial would likely begin later, perhaps by summer.