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anotherdrew Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Aug-04-06 08:59 AM
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31. they're not buying from us, even if we let them, they wouldn't be buying
that's all it takes for bushgang retaliation.
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  -Sweden Stops Venezuelan Arms Sales. niallmac  Aug-03-06 06:16 PM   #0 
  - Somebody Else Will Do It, Not To Worry  Demeter   Aug-03-06 06:20 PM   #1 
  - What did Venezuela do to deserve an embargo?  niallmac   Aug-03-06 06:29 PM   #6 
     - haven't supported war on terrorism, according to article.  1932   Aug-03-06 09:09 PM   #19 
     - They don't support our 1984 Fascism? The Bastards! n/t  niallmac   Aug-03-06 10:31 PM   #24 
     - they're not buying from us, even if we let them, they wouldn't be buying  anotherdrew   Aug-04-06 08:59 AM   #31 
     - Time Venezuelans to learn to make their own defensive weapons  jpkenny   Aug-04-06 03:56 PM   #63 
        - Seems like a pretty good time to start it up, doesn't it?  Judi Lynn   Aug-04-06 03:59 PM   #65 
  - Didn't know Bush had gone this far....  Judi Lynn   Aug-03-06 06:21 PM   #2 
  - Even though I know your holding back (ha)  niallmac   Aug-03-06 06:26 PM   #4 
  - Contemptible situation, isn't it? n/t  Judi Lynn   Aug-03-06 06:30 PM   #7 
  - WOW!!! We're arrogant, aren't we? No factory in the WORLD! If a  54anickel   Aug-03-06 09:26 PM   #22 
  - Best leagal minds in the world and this is how they use it.  midnight   Aug-04-06 11:39 AM   #48 
  - US Components  alaric520   Aug-04-06 10:17 AM   #35 
     - Saab is 100% owned by GM since 2000.  mbperrin   Aug-04-06 10:23 AM   #37 
        - Effing cOrporations again and spewed by cOrporate media  nolabels   Aug-04-06 11:13 AM   #44 
        - Saab Auto Unit is 100% owned by GM  alaric520   Aug-04-06 11:45 AM   #49 
           - You're right about GM and the autos, so I looked closer. Carlyle Group  mbperrin   Aug-04-06 05:04 PM   #71 
  - I'm sure the (cough) russians  Pavulon   Aug-03-06 06:25 PM   #3 
  - (cough) No doubt. n/t  Judi Lynn   Aug-03-06 06:26 PM   #5 
     - The chinese have plenty of stuff to sell too  saigon68   Aug-03-06 07:13 PM   #14 
        - No more adorable Pandas for the National Zoo  Judi Lynn   Aug-03-06 09:18 PM   #21 
  - Why is Venezuala stockpiling weapons?  Bleachers7   Aug-03-06 06:33 PM   #8 
  - Something tells me they fear an attack... from a country  Henny Penny   Aug-03-06 06:38 PM   #10 
  - Ireland?  Bleachers7   Aug-03-06 06:39 PM   #11 
     - could be....!  Henny Penny   Aug-03-06 06:40 PM   #12 
  - US spending is about 40% of the worldwide military budget:  struggle4progress   Aug-03-06 08:50 PM   #17 
  - Thanks for adding a little perspective. You can see what happens  Judi Lynn   Aug-03-06 09:08 PM   #18 
  - God forbid anyone questions Saint Chavez  Bleachers7   Aug-04-06 08:16 AM   #27 
  - Fine  Bleachers7   Aug-04-06 08:15 AM   #26 
  - The military budget data don't seem to support the assumptions  struggle4progress   Aug-04-06 10:00 AM   #34 
     - The military budget data provided is irrelevant.  Bleachers7   Aug-04-06 11:19 AM   #45 
        - That's a pretty goddamned stupid question.  High Plains   Aug-04-06 02:15 PM   #50 
        - Yes.  Zhade   Aug-04-06 03:17 PM   #54 
        - According to your own link, Venezuela is buying new jets because US ...  struggle4progress   Aug-04-06 08:19 PM   #79 
        - How could comparative data possibly be irrelevant? You want to ..  struggle4progress   Aug-04-06 08:57 PM   #81 
  - I want my $1770 back. I can spend it on better ways to protect myself.  Tight_rope   Aug-04-06 03:30 PM   #59 
  - More perspective...  Herkdrvr   Aug-04-06 04:47 PM   #69 
  - funnel them to their friends in the FARC in Colombia?  Bacchus39   Aug-04-06 08:35 AM   #29 
  - Yeah, especially when Chavez has never done that, while the U.S...  Zhade   Aug-04-06 03:19 PM   #55 
  - oh come on, you hear the reports because bush wants you to . n/t  anotherdrew   Aug-04-06 09:00 AM   #32 
  - Chavez thinks the US  Marie26   Aug-04-06 11:04 AM   #42 
  - U.S. already tacitly supported one failed coup attempt.  Zhade   Aug-04-06 03:20 PM   #56 
     - But  Marie26   Aug-04-06 03:29 PM   #58 
        - That ploy has failed BIG time in Venezuela for Bush.  Judi Lynn   Aug-04-06 03:40 PM   #60 
           - Whatever  Marie26   Aug-04-06 03:47 PM   #61 
              - With any luck at all those doors are closing for Bush.  Judi Lynn   Aug-04-06 03:56 PM   #64 
  - Because they are afraid and the world is beset with Neocon MADMEN.  NoodleyAppendage   Aug-04-06 02:22 PM   #51 
  - Oh, I dunno. One U.S.-backed coup attempt so far...  Zhade   Aug-04-06 03:16 PM   #53 
  - Probably upgrading the basics  krispos42   Aug-04-06 09:17 PM   #82 
  - Sweden has no reason to be manufacturing any weapons.  darkism   Aug-03-06 06:36 PM   #9 
  - Tell Saab...they're the manufacturers.  1932   Aug-03-06 09:13 PM   #20 
  - An embargo is an act of war. Venezuela has a case for sanctions against  Peace Patriot   Aug-03-06 07:12 PM   #13 
  - The Swedish government also ordered the takedown of The Pirate Bay...  darkism   Aug-04-06 12:12 AM   #25 
  - Sweden's better than thi, but i can understand pressure.  Vidar   Aug-03-06 07:17 PM   #15 
  - Well then, Russia and China will sell them the weapons.  AX10   Aug-03-06 07:47 PM   #16 
  - Anti-aircraft and anti-tank weapons  killbotfactory   Aug-03-06 10:03 PM   #23 
  - I wonder why Venezuala wants them.  Bleachers7   Aug-04-06 08:17 AM   #28 
  - Because they don't want to end up like Panama '89  1932   Aug-04-06 08:41 AM   #30 
  - Why does Canada want weapons?  Zhade   Aug-04-06 03:22 PM   #57 
  - They are obviously going to be using defense weapons to attack  killbotfactory   Aug-04-06 05:32 PM   #72 
  - Bush wants to have the least amount of expense involved if and when  Judi Lynn   Aug-04-06 10:22 AM   #36 
     - I'll respond to this again, cuz I think it is VERY important to note  ConcernedCanuk   Aug-04-06 10:43 AM   #39 
        - We're building a base  Marie26   Aug-04-06 11:07 AM   #43 
           - We're building a base in Paraguay? When is it opening? - how about 2005???  ConcernedCanuk   Aug-04-06 11:26 AM   #46 
           - Great article, from a tremendous author.  Judi Lynn   Aug-04-06 02:37 PM   #52 
           - Paraguay is nowhere near Venezuela.  Marie26   Aug-04-06 03:53 PM   #62 
              - That's why I included an article on the Ecuador base. n/t  Judi Lynn   Aug-04-06 04:00 PM   #66 
              - USA ain't just after Venezuela - they want the CONTINENT!  ConcernedCanuk   Aug-04-06 04:34 PM   #67 
                 - Actually, they used to control the continent, but lost most of it recently  htuttle   Aug-04-06 04:45 PM   #68 
                 - Hyperbole  Marie26   Aug-04-06 04:55 PM   #70 
                    - Hyperbole , really? - then why the base?  ConcernedCanuk   Aug-04-06 06:03 PM   #73 
                       - We have bases EVERYWHERE.  Marie26   Aug-04-06 06:16 PM   #74 
                          - Actually, the USA has bases in over 120 countries  ConcernedCanuk   Aug-04-06 06:39 PM   #75 
                          - Make that 132 countries.  Judi Lynn   Aug-04-06 06:42 PM   #76 
                             - You've misunderstood  Marie26   Aug-04-06 07:02 PM   #77 
           - They've been coming and going already.  Judi Lynn   Aug-04-06 11:32 AM   #47 
  - I thought the US didn't have any power or influence anymore  enigma000   Aug-04-06 09:36 AM   #33 
  - No power or influence ?  edwardlindy   Aug-04-06 10:55 AM   #40 
  - When the Bushites demonize a democratically elected government,  Peace Patriot   Aug-04-06 10:25 AM   #38 
  - So who will sell  Marie26   Aug-04-06 11:00 AM   #41 
  - Stupid on Sweden's part. Long after this AmeriKKKan maladministration is  VegasWolf   Aug-04-06 07:12 PM   #78 
  - I am sure they find somewhere else to buy from  MATTMAN   Aug-04-06 08:23 PM   #80 
 

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