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aion Donating Member (574 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 11:39 AM
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8. We invaded Afghanistan because...
...the Taliban refused to hand over Osama without having first received proof of his complicity in the attacks. When presented with this demand, BushCo stated that we had such proof, but we needed to protect 'sources and methods.'
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  -London bombs suggest local but well-equipped cell maddezmom  Jul-11-05 07:27 AM   #0 
  - I like Richard Clark :)  wakeme2008   Jul-11-05 07:48 AM   #1 
  - What sort of volume (not weight) would this be?  Nihil   Jul-11-05 08:23 AM   #2 
  - A Macdonalds milk shake would weigh a pound and a bit  muriel_volestrangler   Jul-11-05 09:11 AM   #3 
  - Apparently, even "high explosives" can be "home-made".  allemand   Jul-11-05 09:29 AM   #4 
  - On the other hand, for a timed bomb, you don't want something sensitive  muriel_volestrangler   Jul-11-05 02:54 PM   #10 
     - Maybe I need to eat my words a little  muriel_volestrangler   Jul-14-05 06:29 PM   #28 
  - Earlier reports said it wasn't military grade  daleo   Jul-11-05 10:57 AM   #5 
  - Yes, just because it sounds like state sponsored mil/intel  stickdog   Jul-11-05 04:37 PM   #12 
     - You make a lot of interesting points.  daleo   Jul-11-05 05:50 PM   #16 
        - Yes. I don't know who did it. But I know enough not to unquestioningly buy  stickdog   Jul-11-05 07:26 PM   #25 
  - The cell called the secret service...  jazzjunkysue   Jul-11-05 11:23 AM   #6 
  - Britain is harboring terrorists?  Solly Mack   Jul-11-05 11:32 AM   #7 
  - We invaded Afghanistan because...  aion   Jul-11-05 11:39 AM   #8 
     - one terrorists group refuses to hand over another terrorists group  Solly Mack   Jul-11-05 11:47 AM   #9 
     - Note that the Brits made the "case" that OBL was behind 9/11.  stickdog   Jul-11-05 04:56 PM   #14 
  - Wow! It almost sounds like state sponsored mil/intel, huh?  stickdog   Jul-11-05 04:18 PM   #11 
  - *snort*  are_we_united_yet   Jul-11-05 04:40 PM   #13 
  - well, by jesus...  Rich Hunt   Jul-11-05 04:58 PM   #15 
  - Terrorist gang 'used military explosives'  fedsron2us   Jul-11-05 07:20 PM   #17 
     - Things that make you say, "hmmm..."  psychopomp   Jul-11-05 07:20 PM   #18 
     - Know what else makes me say "Hmmm"?  reBel_gyrl   Jul-11-05 07:20 PM   #19 
     - Could this be part of the 350 tons of explosives  Heaven and Earth   Jul-11-05 07:20 PM   #20 
     - Right  wakeme2008   Jul-11-05 07:22 PM   #24 
     - This is exactly why there should be strict arms embargoes all around  applegrove   Jul-11-05 07:20 PM   #21 
     - Don't forget.....  proiowadem   Jul-11-05 07:20 PM   #22 
     - The Madrid bombs were made from Goma-2  fedsron2us   Jul-11-05 07:20 PM   #23 
     - I don't believe for a moment that was a Islamic/elQueda terrorist attack.  Rene   Jul-12-05 01:13 AM   #27 
     - kick  UpInArms   Jul-12-05 12:30 AM   #26 

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