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Bear down under Donating Member (289 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Nov-17-06 04:28 AM
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5. during the run-up to Iraq
I heard Mr Bush on the radio here saying "This won't be another Vietnam. This time there won't be any body bags on television." Is that the only lesson he learned? Not to mismanage the PR?
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  -Bush: Vietnam war offered lessons for Iraq (Irony alert) maddezmom  Nov-17-06 02:37 AM   #0 
  - He'd rather we still be in Vietnam today?  Kagemusha   Nov-17-06 02:52 AM   #1 
  - Vietnam offered lessons that no one in the US gov't really heeded.  wholetruth00   Nov-17-06 08:08 AM   #17 
  - The big fool said to push on.  OKIsItJustMe   Nov-17-06 09:29 AM   #30 
  - Incredible. The Cheerleader-in-Chief goes to Hanoi  arewenotdemo   Nov-17-06 03:31 AM   #2 
  - Agree  modrepub   Nov-17-06 03:48 AM   #3 
  - Oh, I haven't forgotten the millions of Vietnamese killed and maimed  arewenotdemo   Nov-17-06 04:02 AM   #4 
     - There are no winners in war  modrepub   Nov-17-06 10:24 AM   #32 
  - It will end this way  saigon68   Nov-17-06 06:08 AM   #6 
  - during the run-up to Iraq  Bear down under   Nov-17-06 04:28 AM   #5 
  - "Bush: Vietnam war offered lessons for Iraq" - Kissingers Ghost  harun   Nov-17-06 07:37 AM   #7 
  - Another winner!!  wake.up.america   Nov-17-06 07:37 AM   #8 
  - Huh?  bowens43   Nov-17-06 07:37 AM   #9 
  - He appears to lost all touch with reality  Godlesscommieprevert   Nov-17-06 07:37 AM   #10 
  - He said that in...Vietnam?  htuttle   Nov-17-06 07:37 AM   #11 
  - ...there are lessons, but only if we LEARN from them..which he's not!  NRaleighLiberal   Nov-17-06 07:37 AM   #12 
  - Another one of those tactless Bush quotes! Comedy gold!  HaggardsMethDealer   Nov-17-06 07:37 AM   #13 
  - In RightWingWorld  Warren Stupidity   Nov-17-06 07:37 AM   #14 
  - well said  arewenotdemo   Nov-17-06 03:35 PM   #35 
  - Wow, just wow. How does he stay this stuff with a straight face? I mean, sure, there were  Nickster   Nov-17-06 07:37 AM   #15 
  - This takes the cake. n/t  OhioChick   Nov-17-06 07:37 AM   #16 
  - So involved in his own fantasy....  PsychoDad   Nov-17-06 08:26 AM   #18 
  - Bush: Viet Nam War lessons for US  ashling   Nov-17-06 09:18 AM   #19 
  - Cant wait for this asshole to get tossed.  HaggardsMethDealer   Nov-17-06 09:18 AM   #20 
  - I still hate him.  acmejack   Nov-17-06 09:18 AM   #21 
  - Dear Lord, somebody slap the cuffs on this war criminal. n/t  quiet.american   Nov-17-06 09:18 AM   #22 
  - What......  Waya   Nov-17-06 09:18 AM   #23 
  - "We'll succeed unless we quit" = Hold On To Your Assess Boys  lostnotforgotten   Nov-17-06 09:18 AM   #24 
  - That right, Chimpwad  Red Zelda   Nov-17-06 09:18 AM   #25 
  - Lesson 1: There are cowards like Bush who will send others to die  tabasco   Nov-17-06 09:18 AM   #26 
  - Besides the very tactful aspect(NOT), always learning the wrong lesson  The Count   Nov-17-06 09:18 AM   #27 
  - Did he really just say, *in Vietnam*, that we should have kept fighting & killing Vietnamese?  kenny blankenship   Nov-17-06 09:18 AM   #28 
  - Afraid so. Vietnam should never have let him set foot there.  arewenotdemo   Nov-17-06 03:39 PM   #36 
  - Hey gutless how about bring my fallen MIA brothers home  Monkeyman   Nov-17-06 09:18 AM   #29 
  - Dumbya is so wrong in so many ways...  Bigmack   Nov-17-06 09:49 AM   #31 
  - "ideology of freedom..."  TexasLawyer   Nov-17-06 10:52 AM   #33 
  - Quit  classysassy   Nov-17-06 10:58 AM   #34 
  - once again contradicting condi - she said historical parallels were not terribly helpful  anotherdrew   Nov-17-06 03:58 PM   #37 

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