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nothingshocksmeanymore Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri May-27-05 09:43 AM
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9. Republicans. They see the writing on the wall and know
the public is sick of them. The public, unfortunately has no legislative memory so when the time comes they will once again blame Democrats for downsizing the military just as they did with Clinton. Note when these bases are supposed to isn't during Dim Son's term.
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  -Bush: Base Closures Painful but Crucial sabra  May-27-05 09:25 AM   #0 
  - We are not a country at war  WI_DEM   May-27-05 09:28 AM   #1 
  - While BUshco is in power we will  lumpy   May-27-05 11:33 PM   #37 
  - "It's hard work, gettin rid of all your jobs while I ride my bike" n/t  Strawman   May-27-05 09:29 AM   #2 
  - and havin' to hurt the blue states more than the red 'uns  triguy46   May-27-05 09:54 AM   #12 
  - bush is a liar. so who stands to gain from the base closures?  bullimiami   May-27-05 09:31 AM   #3 
  - who ALWAYS gains? corporations like Halliburton, Carlysle group, etc.  Lerkfish   May-27-05 09:33 AM   #6 
  - It's not that they stand to MAKE money...  SteppingRazor   May-27-05 09:36 AM   #8 
  - There's Money to Be Made  Demeter   May-27-05 12:10 PM   #20 
     - DING DING DING  flygal   May-28-05 12:38 AM   #41 
  - Republicans. They see the writing on the wall and know  nothingshocksmeanymore   May-27-05 09:43 AM   #9 
  - it's a setup to gain more $$ for MILITARY SPENDING-it goes like this:  NIGHT TRIPPER   May-28-05 03:21 AM   #43 
  - He is an evil War Criminal and Murderer  saigon68   May-28-05 07:01 AM   #45 
  - It's Painful but it's Harrrd Work!  liberal N proud   May-27-05 09:31 AM   #4 
  - Bushshit!  Pigwidgeon   May-27-05 09:33 AM   #5 
  - That's pretty much it, along with typical Bush graft  brentspeak   May-27-05 10:17 AM   #15 
  - everything's a friggin crisis EXCEPT the economy, the war, the ....  oldtime dfl_er   May-27-05 09:35 AM   #7 
  - Such Bullshit!  Guitarman   May-27-05 09:45 AM   #10 
  - How can he say we're at war?  shraby   May-27-05 09:50 AM   #11 
  - Did anyone notice the math?  triguy46   May-27-05 09:57 AM   #13 
  - It's all about giving money to the red states and taking it away from the  genieroze   May-27-05 10:15 AM   #14 
  - Well I am for one am in favor of closing military bases.  Toots   May-27-05 10:38 AM   #16 
  - Bush in Annapolis  LibertyLover   May-27-05 10:54 AM   #17 
  - War? I thought Scotty told Helen Thomas we were invited?  Az_lefty   May-27-05 11:08 AM   #18 
  - Bush/DeLay/Cheney Impeachment Painful But Crucial  Demeter   May-27-05 12:09 PM   # 
  - dupe  Demeter   May-27-05 12:09 PM   #19 
  - "We are now a country at war." Ha! I'm not at war. Are you at war?  Straight Shooter   May-27-05 12:14 PM   #21 
  - Bush: Base Closings Needed to Fight "Terra"  Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin   May-27-05 04:12 PM   #22 
  - eg move those bases from our land to their land to secure an empire,...  Just Me   May-27-05 04:12 PM   #23 
  - That makes sense!  liberal N proud   May-27-05 04:12 PM   #24 
  - The base that they are closing in my town is a Naval Supply Corps School  CottonBear   May-27-05 04:12 PM   #25 
  - Homeland Security was created to Overthrow Democracy  OKthatsIT   May-27-05 04:13 PM   #26 
  - Well Mr. pResident that makes total sense--In Bizarro World  Greylyn58   May-27-05 04:13 PM   #27 
  - I will translate for you:  cliss   May-27-05 04:13 PM   #28 
  - Bravo, Cliss....  getmeouttahere   May-27-05 04:13 PM   #33 
  - Heh, thanks.  cliss   May-27-05 11:27 PM   #36 
  - Hey, it's an Oregon thing.....  getmeouttahere   May-27-05 04:13 PM   #34 
  - P.S.- we didn't do 9/11 for nothing. -n/t  Al-CIAda   May-27-05 04:13 PM   #35 
  - Did he follow that statement with an awkward open mouthed pause and stare  Strawman   May-27-05 04:13 PM   #29 
  - remembered? no, he was listening to his earpiece.  truthisfreedom   May-27-05 04:13 PM   #30 
  - oh yeah, the average yearly savings will cover, what, about two weeks  MaineYooper   May-27-05 04:13 PM   #31 
  - I want to gag....  getmeouttahere   May-27-05 04:13 PM   #32 
  - Money Wasted on Unneeded Bases, Bush Says  porkrind   May-28-05 12:11 AM   #38 
  - He has one thing right. No need for bases when everyone is either in Iraq,  merwin   May-28-05 12:11 AM   #39 
  - More like "money wasted on unneeded wars." n/t  darkism   May-28-05 12:32 AM   #40 
  - It's a BAIT- a SETUP!!-"reverse psycho-logy- to get MORE $$$$  NIGHT TRIPPER   May-28-05 03:08 AM   #42 
  - Those closed bases will make LOVELY oil refineries!!  AzDar   May-28-05 05:04 AM   #44 

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