Talk:International Freedom Center

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Who cares what Jeff Jarvis thinks? Somebody who knows more about it than me should fix this article.

Maybe it was anectodtal. You know, as someone who lives in the nyc area, I don't even know what the IFC was going to be, and wha the opposition to it was about. On the local news it seemed like the reporters were conciously side-stepping any attempt at trying to describe what the IFC was supposed to be. The only description I got was that many people deemed it anti-American. While that's true, that doesn't really tell me anything, it just tells me what people thought about it, but not why. ~ Garden Stater
  • "The IFC was similar to comedian Bill Maher's suggestion immediately after 9/11 that a museum should be built on the site of "why they hate us." The New York Times, in an editorial, described the protests against the IFC as "un-American." [3]"

That sounds like POV, to say it's similar to something like that. It sounds more like someone's interpretation than an objective descritpion. ~ Garden Stater

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BetacommandBot 21:15, 5 November 2007 (UTC)

if something is proposed, but not built, is it really defunct?[edit]

I believe defunct requires it to have actually existed at some point... dm (talk) 01:35, 5 May 2009 (UTC)