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Toots Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Feb-15-07 04:15 PM
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11. If you penetrate their airspace you invade it
An invasion does not need troops on the ground. That becomes occupation when you physically have people in their territory.
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  -Pelosi: Bush Lacks Authority to Invade Iran Doondoo  Feb-15-07 03:18 PM   #0 
  - Nancy, you've wasted a whole week on this nonbinding resolution  Greeby   Feb-15-07 03:21 PM   #1 
  - He and the NeoCons will do anything they want  saigon68   Feb-15-07 03:38 PM   #8 
  - They can't stop him from invading Iran, and they can't seem to stop him from continuing in Iraq.  Peake   Feb-16-07 08:17 AM   #44 
  - Agreed. It's like she doesn't GET IT.  Zhade   Feb-15-07 05:26 PM   #21 
  - But this gets attention  knight_of_the_star   Feb-15-07 08:11 PM   #35 
  - "You could have passed 5 bills on the subject by now"  berni_mccoy   Feb-16-07 10:56 AM   #50 
  - You said it far better than what I was thinking.  blondeatlast   Feb-16-07 04:48 PM   #65 
     - Ditto!  PurpleChez   Feb-17-07 07:19 AM   #72 
  - Nancy Just Drew a Line In the Sand  Demeter   Feb-16-07 01:10 PM   #57 
     - I guess I haven't been paying enough attention lately....  PurpleChez   Feb-17-07 07:20 AM   #73 
  - "His plan?"  El Supremo   Feb-15-07 03:22 PM   #2 
  - Democrats NEED TO RAIL HIM ON THIS  harun   Feb-15-07 04:56 PM   #20 
  - No problem. He won't "invade". He'll provoke Iran to attack a ship,  no_hypocrisy   Feb-15-07 03:24 PM   #3 
  - Yep that's why three fleets in the area  Monkeyman   Feb-15-07 03:32 PM   #6 
  - Then the Congress should make it clear that Bombing Iran without their approval  ShortnFiery   Feb-15-07 04:25 PM   #16 
  - I wouldn't be surprised if  BonnieJW   Feb-16-07 09:26 AM   #45 
  - bush will just lauch a few missles. That is technically not an invasion  rodeodance   Feb-15-07 03:28 PM   #4 
  - Invade  Chef   Feb-15-07 03:31 PM   #5 
  - If you penetrate their airspace you invade it  Toots   Feb-15-07 04:15 PM   #11 
  - He has nothing to invade with without a draft  niceypoo   Feb-16-07 12:58 PM   #55 
     - There will be no draft.There will be elections in '08...  dos pelos   Feb-16-07 01:59 PM   #59 
        - There is NO precedent for anything Bush does, but he does it anyway  niceypoo   Feb-16-07 06:44 PM   #69 
  - Sadly I think she is wrong in this.  joldnir   Feb-15-07 03:36 PM   #7 
  - Indeed, and welcome to DU!  Zhade   Feb-15-07 05:30 PM   #23 
  - and even then  melm00se   Feb-15-07 06:35 PM   #34 
  - I Like This Part  atreides1   Feb-15-07 03:53 PM   #9 
  - How can there be a diplomatic solution  ninkasi   Feb-15-07 06:17 PM   #30 
  - CondiLiesa is out shopping for new shoes.  Amonester   Feb-16-07 10:33 AM   #48 
  - It amazes me that people don't get this.  ccpup   Feb-16-07 11:02 AM   #51 
  - Exactly!!!!!  PurpleChez   Feb-17-07 07:29 AM   #74 
  - Right, his word has been a pack of lies up to this point  niceypoo   Feb-16-07 01:00 PM   #56 
  - She Has To Say That Publicly  Mr. Ected   Feb-16-07 02:03 PM   #60 
  - I think the whole damn country has taken him "at his word" too long.  VaYallaDawg   Feb-16-07 03:08 PM   #63 
  - She was being sarcastic.  Raksha   Feb-17-07 09:32 PM   #76 
  - I honestly think we should pass it to see his true intentions  MessiahRp   Feb-15-07 03:58 PM   #10 
  - If you don't like the job our great speaker is doing  Daylin Byak   Feb-15-07 04:18 PM   #13 
  - Huh?  MessiahRp   Feb-15-07 04:22 PM   #15 
  - I won't lighten up  Daylin Byak   Feb-15-07 04:27 PM   #17 
     - So stay silent and only agree with YOU, or the country goes fascist?  Zhade   Feb-15-07 05:34 PM   #25 
  - Hey, guess what? HE DOESN'T HAVE TO LEAVE. That's not YOUR fucking call.  Zhade   Feb-15-07 05:33 PM   #24 
  - Whatever have it your way  Daylin Byak   Feb-15-07 05:49 PM   #29 
     - Man you really need to join the repuke party  emald   Feb-16-07 10:50 AM   #49 
  - db take it easy  whathappened   Feb-16-07 12:08 PM   #54 
  - MessiahRP's objections notwithstanding,  PurpleChez   Feb-17-07 08:06 AM   #75 
  - They need to pass a law outlawing all unauthorized military action.  denverbill   Feb-15-07 04:52 PM   #19 
     - Yeah but that would be ambiguous enough for him  MessiahRp   Feb-15-07 06:35 PM   #33 
  - Invade? How about the "authority" to bomb the shit out of it. n/t  Guy Whitey Corngood   Feb-15-07 04:17 PM   #12 
  - Yes, and bomb the shit out of Iran is exactly what The Unitary Executive will do!  ShortnFiery   Feb-15-07 04:22 PM   #14 
     - Same here, SnF!  Zhade   Feb-15-07 05:35 PM   #26 
  - Great. Thanks. Now tell me this: does he have the authority to  Boo Boo   Feb-15-07 04:41 PM   #18 
  - My respect for Clark just went up.  Zhade   Feb-15-07 05:37 PM   #28 
  - "and I take him at his word." Nancy, Nancy, Nancy. NO.  Zhade   Feb-15-07 05:28 PM   #22 
  - Excuse Me?  TheWatcher   Feb-15-07 05:36 PM   #27 
  - "...Congress that it has voted to send a new commander into battle..."  Beetwasher   Feb-15-07 06:27 PM   #31 
  - Pelosi: Bush lacks power to invade Iran  ohio2007   Feb-15-07 06:29 PM   #32 
  - What is she gonna do if he invades anyway?  killbotfactory   Feb-15-07 08:15 PM   #36 
  - Author a Resolution.  Le Taz Hot   Feb-16-07 01:42 PM   #58 
  - Just impeach the asshole  kurth   Feb-15-07 10:31 PM   #37 
  - AP - Pelosi: Bush lacks power to invade Iran  Karenca   Feb-16-07 06:00 AM   #38 
  - Why would you taken him at his word?  DearAbby   Feb-16-07 06:00 AM   #39 
  - She is clever----upping the ante (taking his word). She will bring it back  rodeodance   Feb-16-07 06:00 AM   #43 
  - pull the plug on the money, or not  Moby Grape   Feb-16-07 06:00 AM   #40 
  - Like that stopped him before?  AtomicKitten   Feb-16-07 06:00 AM   #41 
  - words, words, words  Doondoo   Feb-16-07 06:00 AM   #42 
  - OK Nancy, now we know that your a part of the "Who has the authority and control game", but what I  IsItJustMe   Feb-16-07 10:09 AM   #46 
  - And just what do you think they *can* do?  Aya Reiko   Feb-16-07 10:28 AM   #47 
  - Almost, but  PATRICK   Feb-16-07 11:26 AM   #52 
  - Ms. Pelosi, George W. Bush does not give a rat's ass whether he  whistle   Feb-16-07 11:53 AM   #53 
  - Trust but Control  Stalwart   Feb-16-07 02:14 PM   #61 
  - It's entirely possible that Iran is a smokescreen  ProudDad   Feb-16-07 02:29 PM   #62 
  - Not tough enough  LiberalLovinLug   Feb-16-07 04:40 PM   #64 
  - He'll do what he damn well pleases  connecticut yankee   Feb-16-07 05:26 PM   #66 
  - Little George is not even Commander in Chief  randycrow   Feb-16-07 06:27 PM   #67 
  - "The House vote is a small first step,"  ShortnFiery   Feb-16-07 06:43 PM   #68 
  - Good for her! At least they HEAR! They can't stop a Bombing but are On Notice!  KoKo01   Feb-16-07 10:37 PM   #70 
  - Bush will invade Iran.  blackops   Feb-17-07 02:40 AM   #71 
 

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