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crim son Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Oct-06-06 09:07 AM
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8. Yeah, and he went along with it,
hoping it would work out favorably for him.
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  -Bushies 'used' Colin, (says Powell's wife) deadparrot  Oct-06-06 08:54 AM   #0 
  - I wonder  maseman   Oct-06-06 08:55 AM   #1 
  - Yes Colon got used--Like a Colon should  saigon68   Oct-06-06 10:35 AM   #36 
  - Rumor has it  atreides1   Oct-06-06 10:36 AM   #37 
  - Powell and son....  Kikosexy2   Oct-06-06 01:00 PM   #53 
  - Yay for your son (and you)  dddem   Oct-06-06 05:22 PM   #68 
  - The commonly known liability is actually Powell's wife.  sofa king   Oct-06-06 05:50 PM   #70 
  - Mai Lai will always be over his head  NOLADEM   Oct-06-06 06:24 PM   #73 
  - Powell is ultiimately a soldier...  sugapablo   Oct-07-06 09:03 AM   #81 
     - Well, he's wrong. His duty is to protect the Constitution NOT to the CIC.  leesa   Oct-07-06 09:58 AM   #83 
  - Alma won't be getting any more...  Virginia Dare   Oct-06-06 08:56 AM   #2 
  - Be careful Alma  dflprincess   Oct-06-06 10:34 AM   #34 
  - Recall that the CONS said that he couldn't run for President  goclark   Oct-06-06 11:36 AM   #47 
     - Good catch...  Virginia Dare   Oct-06-06 03:08 PM   #57 
        - You too Virginia Dare ~ hope Alma spills the beans  goclark   Oct-06-06 03:11 PM   #58 
  - She is right, but he LET himself be used.  kwassa   Oct-06-06 08:58 AM   #3 
  - I'll agree to that  radfringe   Oct-06-06 10:42 AM   #38 
  - I entirely agree.  Vidar   Oct-06-06 11:11 AM   #42 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-06-06 05:24 PM   #69 
  - colin powell has no honor - he sold out deliberately even thought he knew  msongs   Oct-06-06 08:59 AM   #4 
  - He KNEW he was being used  Canuckistanian   Oct-06-06 09:45 AM   #20 
  - I'd forgive him  wryter2000   Oct-06-06 01:28 PM   #54 
  - I agree. Make it up to me MR Powell by coming  Texas Explorer   Oct-06-06 05:20 PM   #67 
  - Actually it was even sooner than that.  Roy   Oct-06-06 01:47 PM   #55 
  - I think you're right.  closeupready   Oct-06-06 10:17 AM   #28 
  - My Lai.  Jackpine Radical   Oct-06-06 10:21 AM   #30 
     - How ironic....  0007   Oct-06-06 10:34 AM   #35 
  - I've always said "The reason Colin Powell could never be president is...  corporatemedia   Oct-06-06 09:01 AM   #5 
  - Powell could have stood up and changed history, but he chose  kurth   Oct-06-06 09:02 AM   #6 
  - As the late Ann Landers used to say, No one can take advantage of you...  Phredicles   Oct-06-06 09:05 AM   #7 
  - Wasn't Ann Landers quoting Eleanor Roosevelt?  Frances   Oct-06-06 09:10 AM   #9 
  - Now that you mention it, I think she was.  Phredicles   Oct-06-06 09:18 AM   #14 
  - Colin Got His Silver  Demeter   Oct-06-06 09:11 AM   #10 
     - ... to the FCC -- and we're all paying.  philly_bob   Oct-06-06 10:31 AM   #32 
  - Yeah, and he went along with it,  crim son   Oct-06-06 09:07 AM   #8 
  - A thought just occurred to me...  ForFuxakes   Oct-06-06 09:11 AM   #11 
  - Same excuse for powell's attempts at covering up Mai Lai?  LynnTheDem   Oct-06-06 09:57 AM   #25 
  - Powell had nothing to do with the My Lai cover-up.  allemand   Oct-06-06 06:30 PM   #75 
  - I thought it had come out that he knew...  cui bono   Oct-06-06 12:48 PM   #50 
  - Powell called it all BS during a prep briefing before  tblue37   Oct-06-06 03:55 PM   #60 
  - Yes.  sofa king   Oct-06-06 05:59 PM   #72 
  - Seems to me Colin...  Everybody   Oct-06-06 09:15 AM   #12 
  - Cry me a fucking river, Alma  RaRa   Oct-06-06 09:17 AM   #13 
  - I say it was "consensual"  GiveUsHope   Oct-06-06 09:19 AM   #15 
  - He also allowed himself to be "used" to cover up the Mi Lai massacre in  glarius   Oct-06-06 09:21 AM   #16 
  - And now he's held in contempt by both sides,  Matilda   Oct-06-06 09:27 AM   #17 
  - Mrs. Powell, your husband was a willing participant  Skittles   Oct-06-06 09:28 AM   #18 
  - No.  brazenlyliberal   Oct-06-06 09:28 AM   #19 
  - Well, of course he was used!  Stuckinthebush   Oct-06-06 09:45 AM   #21 
  - Your sworn duty, powell, was to protect the Constitution of the USA.  LynnTheDem   Oct-06-06 09:52 AM   #22 
  - Play with snakes.....  Jawja   Oct-06-06 09:53 AM   #23 
  - Everybody makes mistakes, Mrs. Powell  gratuitous   Oct-06-06 09:54 AM   #24 
  - So. Time to come clean then.  tk2kewl   Oct-06-06 10:06 AM   #26 
  - Too bad. He should have told the truth. He still could. n/t  FSogol   Oct-06-06 10:06 AM   #27 
  - So the big brave General  Nite Owl   Oct-06-06 10:19 AM   #29 
  - Yes the general who led the most powerful military in the world into  kurth   Oct-06-06 10:44 AM   #39 
  - I have no love for Powell. He has been a great disappointment.  alfredo   Oct-06-06 10:23 AM   #31 
  - at the time it was all going down I used to watch Alma and thought  donsu   Oct-06-06 10:33 AM   #33 
  - What I have heard is that Powell has been working behind the scenes  GetTheRightVote   Oct-06-06 10:44 AM   #40 
  - Well he should go public with all that he knows. Blood is on his hands.  cui bono   Oct-06-06 12:50 PM   #51 
  - The Thugs built him up and the Thugs took him down ...  Burried News   Oct-06-06 10:47 AM   #41 
  - you think? and the fool let himself be used.  samsingh   Oct-06-06 11:19 AM   #43 
  - Sour Grapes...  MrPrax   Oct-06-06 11:20 AM   #44 
  - this isn't exactly fair  grasswire   Oct-06-06 12:20 PM   #49 
  - "They needed him to do it because they knew people would believe him,"  gully   Oct-06-06 11:27 AM   #45 
  - he bent over willingly for them  leftofthedial   Oct-06-06 11:32 AM   #46 
  - Yuh... Surrre... He Was Used... Give Me a Break! (nt)  stepnw1f   Oct-06-06 11:39 AM   #48 
  - Powell's Iran/Contra Role  bobthedrummer   Oct-06-06 12:57 PM   #52 
  - So Powell was in Iran Contra too.  BornagainDUer   Oct-06-06 04:02 PM   #62 
  - He could have used his prestige to stop the war from happening.  8_year_nightmare   Oct-06-06 02:01 PM   #56 
  - He could still speak out against the war if he wanted to. He should  zonkers   Oct-06-06 03:11 PM   #59 
  - She is a liar married to a liar who sired a liar  mitchum   Oct-06-06 03:55 PM   #61 
  - If Gen Powell only took the cue from another General...Butler  Taverner   Oct-06-06 04:10 PM   #63 
  - Powell & Son LET BUSH USE THEM  lovuian   Oct-06-06 04:13 PM   #64 
  - Powell has so much blood on his hands  trashcanistanista   Oct-06-06 04:25 PM   #65 
  - Duh Hello!! we all knew that a few years ago!  demo dutch   Oct-06-06 05:14 PM   #66 
  - DUH-A!  zidzi   Oct-06-06 05:59 PM   #71 
  - Ok, the POS is complicit, regardless.  pinniped   Oct-06-06 06:29 PM   #74 
  - Colin will be only a comma in the history books. n/t  clydefrand   Oct-06-06 08:03 PM   #76 
  - Mitchum is right!  Norton   Oct-06-06 11:41 PM   #77 
     - Everyone is giving Powell too much credit.  dad   Oct-07-06 03:02 AM   #78 
  - and she thought it would be any different?  shanti   Oct-07-06 03:09 AM   #79 
  - Colin Powell ALLOWED himself to be used  ikojo   Oct-07-06 09:00 AM   #80 
  - Somehow, I suspect that the Powells...  Orsino   Oct-07-06 09:30 AM   #82 
  - Powell: "we went to war with false and in some cases, fabicated intel...  Imagevision   Oct-07-06 09:59 AM   #84 
 

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