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TomNickell Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-25-04 05:24 PM
Response to Reply #38
80. He wasn't AWOL, he was in AA.
Or Drug Rehab.

His superiors knew all about it.
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  -CNN: McCauliffe just said Chimp was AWOL, but not a deserter. SkeptyCal  Jan-25-04 12:40 PM   #0 
  - More! More! More!  annagull   Jan-25-04 12:41 PM   #1 
  - or Moore, Moore, Moore  GinaMaria   Jan-25-04 01:36 PM   #35 
  - Here's a little more..  NeoConsSuck   Jan-25-04 05:27 PM   #81 
     - WOW, that was superb!  Bozita   Jan-25-04 08:39 PM   #100 
  - More details please--I don't have cable!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  joeybee12   Jan-25-04 12:41 PM   #2 
  - Maybe has legs, question is which way will they run?  mike1963   Jan-25-04 12:42 PM   #3 
  - No. This story has legs. Like a centipede!  calimary   Jan-25-04 02:11 PM   #48 
     - Hold the phone...  TryingToWarnYou   Jan-25-04 03:33 PM   #65 
     - I agree, TTWY  Tansy_Gold   Jan-26-04 01:43 PM   #134 
     - Pass links to this cartoon around - that will help keep the story going  Cronus   Jan-25-04 05:19 PM   #79 
        - btt  0007   Jan-26-04 09:38 AM   #126 
  - Just saw Jennings say that chimp had a 'huge absenteeism' but  junker   Jan-25-04 12:42 PM   #4 
  - It's not desertion because he's not dead??? There's some fancy spinning!  leesa   Jan-25-04 01:21 PM   #28 
  - It's not desertion because he wasn't punished (wink, wink)  hippiechick   Jan-25-04 02:05 PM   #47 
  - it's not desertion cuz his daddy was head of the CIA n/t  librechik   Jan-25-04 11:23 PM   #113 
     - Not to mention...  KansDem   Jan-26-04 11:28 AM   #132 
  - If I could stretch like that, I'd be in the NBA  Bozita   Jan-25-04 09:15 PM   #102 
  - that is getting 'warmer'... and the first time that I have heard a tv  salin   Jan-25-04 01:28 PM   #31 
  - As I recall...  plan9_pub   Jan-25-04 01:39 PM   #37 
  - It used to be that desertion=not having military ID  duhneece   Jan-25-04 01:47 PM   #41 
  - This might shed some light  MooPie   Jan-25-04 01:49 PM   #43 
     - Unfortunately, this definition was enacted in 1987, long after Shrub was i  thebaghwan   Jan-25-04 07:39 PM   #94 
     - Back then the consequences  amber dog democrat   Jan-25-04 08:28 PM   #98 
     - what is the date of the discharge ???  banana republican   Jan-26-04 01:58 PM   #135 
  - That was how it was told to me  amber dog democrat   Jan-25-04 08:24 PM   #96 
     - I was AWOL for more than 30 days and they called me a deserter. No shit!  wildwww2   Jan-25-04 09:16 PM   #103 
  - Funny, that reads a lot like a veiled jab at dubya  0rganism   Jan-25-04 03:05 PM   #58 
  - Thanks from an even more ignorant pig.  Benhurst   Jan-25-04 03:27 PM   #64 
  - Well Brokaw is demonstrating his complete and total  RapidCreek   Jan-25-04 05:48 PM   #84 
  - You may be underestimating Brokaw  0rganism   Jan-25-04 06:30 PM   #90 
  - Desertion Under Fire Is Punishable By Death  loindelrio   Jan-25-04 09:53 PM   #110 
  - Surely not desertion, but would P(permanently)AWOL be more palatable?  indepat   Jan-26-04 07:57 AM   #122 
  - Brokaw is wrong...  Grins   Jan-26-04 10:47 AM   #129 
  - What I love is how these newspeople  prolesunited   Jan-25-04 12:44 PM   #5 
  - Except that Bush can't win this one.  TomNickell   Jan-25-04 12:59 PM   #16 
     - Exceptionally good point. nt  Robb   Jan-26-04 07:12 AM   #118 
  - I love the sound of AWOL  DoYouEverWonder   Jan-25-04 12:48 PM   #6 
  - It sounds like...victory!  pduck   Jan-25-04 09:21 PM   #104 
  - Gillespie trying to spin...  bluedog   Jan-25-04 12:49 PM   #7 
  - Terry should have told him to claim the reward  DoctorMyEyes   Jan-25-04 12:53 PM   #10 
     - the reward expired November 6, 2000  UpInArms   Jan-25-04 01:14 PM   #23 
  - The Commander in Chief was AWOL  BeyondGeography   Jan-25-04 12:51 PM   #8 
  - we should first of all thank Marty Heldt and then the Boston Globe.  Marianne   Jan-25-04 05:28 PM   #82 
  - Controlling the terms of debate  TomNickell   Jan-25-04 12:52 PM   #9 
  - DESERTER! YOU NITWIT! n/t  TomNickell   Jan-25-04 12:54 PM   #11 
  - AWOL! FOOL. n/t  TomNickell   Jan-25-04 12:55 PM   #12 
     - Calm down he was only absent while he did community service in Houston  T Bone   Jan-25-04 01:43 PM   #38 
        - Did his community service in Houston have anything to do with why...  Media_Lies_Daily   Jan-25-04 02:04 PM   #46 
        - Drug testing  JoFerret   Jan-25-04 02:19 PM   #50 
        - No. Here's what happened.  reprobate   Jan-25-04 04:17 PM   #73 
        - He wasn't AWOL, he was in AA.  TomNickell   Jan-25-04 05:24 PM   #80 
  - LMAO!  DoctorMyEyes   Jan-25-04 12:55 PM   #13 
  - Yeah - bracelets with coke spoons and roach clips attached  jpak   Jan-25-04 12:58 PM   #15 
     - Milk carton  wryter2000   Jan-25-04 01:11 PM   #20 
     - great protest poster idea! n/t  GinaMaria   Jan-25-04 01:37 PM   #36 
     - EXCELLENT!!! Where do I get one? Or a thousand?  calimary   Jan-25-04 01:43 PM   #39 
     - Those were the special edition ones?  DoYouEverWonder   Jan-25-04 02:01 PM   #45 
     - Wouldn't that look better with * and the Teletubbies?  Thor_MN   Jan-25-04 10:11 PM   #112 
     - HAH!!  Stevendsmith   Jan-25-04 02:31 PM   #54 
     - where can i get one?  mopinko   Jan-26-04 08:49 AM   #123 
  - But there is a very good way to stop the debate  Toots   Jan-25-04 12:58 PM   #14 
  - I called GOD  bigskydem   Jan-25-04 01:06 PM   #18 
  - Welcome  wryter2000   Jan-25-04 01:15 PM   #24 
  - This is what every one of our candidates should say  Bozvotros   Jan-25-04 01:18 PM   #27 
  - You, sir, are exactly correct. eom  SkeptyCal   Jan-25-04 03:36 PM   #67 
  - perfect--especially since it's clear  librechik   Jan-25-04 11:26 PM   #114 
  - junior was arrested on a cocine charge in 1972  0007   Jan-25-04 01:45 PM   #40 
  - NO! He was a nitwit, you deserter!  joeybee12   Jan-25-04 01:00 PM   #17 
  - I agree  Ivote   Jan-25-04 01:13 PM   #22 
  - Right On! n/t  lostnfound   Jan-25-04 04:45 PM   #77 
  - Hmmmm.......  hyphenate   Jan-25-04 05:31 PM   #83 
  - Read the UCMJ  amber dog democrat   Jan-25-04 08:35 PM   #99 
  - Very good!  wryter2000   Jan-25-04 01:07 PM   #19 
  - I like magnanimity!!  sierra_moon   Jan-25-04 01:13 PM   #21 
  - Accurately, he was AWOL.  PROGRESSIVE1   Jan-25-04 01:15 PM   #25 
  - Wasn't Smirk absent for longer than 30 days, though?  w4rma   Jan-25-04 04:06 PM   #72 
     - Quite a bit longer than 30 days...close to a year and a half. And yes...  Media_Lies_Daily   Jan-25-04 06:50 PM   #92 
  - all this was brought up in the last election too but never resonated......  jus_the_facts   Jan-25-04 01:17 PM   #26 
  - This time, people might care about Bush's desertion because...  The Night Owl   Jan-25-04 01:22 PM   #29 
  - I know this.....you know this.....but the majority of people don't care...  jus_the_facts   Jan-25-04 01:35 PM   #34 
  - I disagree. There are millions of people .....  reprobate   Jan-25-04 04:21 PM   #74 
  - I know some veterans  amber dog democrat   Jan-25-04 08:41 PM   #101 
     - so...why haven't they already?  JoFerret   Jan-25-04 09:48 PM   #107 
  - Excellent point...  theHandpuppet   Jan-25-04 06:19 PM   #88 
  - It's already walked farther than the first time.  TomNickell   Jan-25-04 06:12 PM   #87 
  - he was a coward  rchsod   Jan-25-04 01:24 PM   #30 
  - "Coward" is okay, but I prefer  BeatleBoot   Jan-25-04 03:06 PM   #59 
     - I like sissy too. Maybe a picture of him in his cheerleading outfit  ignatius   Jan-25-04 03:39 PM   #68 
     - Cheerleader for the YALE football team! Whoa!  TomNickell   Jan-25-04 06:00 PM   #86 
     - Cheerleaders don't lead; they stand on the sidelines...  Bozita   Jan-25-04 09:43 PM   #106 
        - You mean like this? Go George. Rah, rah, rah, sis, koom, bah  NNN0LHI   Jan-26-04 07:15 AM   #119 
     - OK OK....try putting a lid on your misogyny  JoFerret   Jan-25-04 09:50 PM   #108 
     - "Cake-eater sissy" has a great ring to it.  mac56   Jan-25-04 04:25 PM   #75 
  - maybe bush* merely...  bvar22   Jan-25-04 01:29 PM   #32 
  - Terry's said it before  TheWebHead   Jan-25-04 01:32 PM   #33 
  - I am sick of the Dems being pushed  Ilsa   Jan-25-04 01:48 PM   #42 
  - That's what we said the first time.  Abigail147   Jan-25-04 01:54 PM   #44 
  - AWOL  pacifictiger   Jan-25-04 02:14 PM   #49 
  - McCauliffe baldly stated that Georgie didn't serve in Alabama  rocknation   Jan-25-04 02:23 PM   #51 
  - Isn't there a law  DoYouEverWonder   Jan-25-04 02:29 PM   #53 
  - Kick  buckeye1   Jan-25-04 02:27 PM   #52 
  - WE NEED TO KEEP IT IN THE NEWS!  jansu   Jan-25-04 02:51 PM   #55 
  - Excellent points  Stevendsmith   Jan-25-04 03:01 PM   #57 
  - Welcome to DU!!  pduck   Jan-25-04 09:32 PM   #105 
  - WMD...  October Surprise   Jan-25-04 02:58 PM   #56 
  - Bush is a sissy.  BeatleBoot   Jan-25-04 03:08 PM   #60 
  - I wish he WERE a sissy  JoFerret   Jan-25-04 09:52 PM   #109 
  - Im waiting for a slightly revised quote to roll off the twits tongue.  peterh   Jan-25-04 03:10 PM   #61 
  - I wish McAullife and Moore would get their story straight  RUexperienced   Jan-25-04 03:15 PM   #62 
  - It all boils down to "intent to return to duty", that's the difference  0rganism   Jan-25-04 03:21 PM   #63 
  - McAuliffe's BotD  MisterC2003   Jan-26-04 08:58 AM   #124 
  - must be embarrassing you  Terwilliger   Jan-25-04 03:35 PM   #66 
  - There's that "US" Again  RationalRose   Jan-25-04 03:58 PM   #70 
  - Oh, but a Moore/McAuliffe debate "AWOL or Deserter?" would be delightful!  lostnfound   Jan-25-04 04:38 PM   #76 
  - US?  ParanoidPat   Jan-25-04 06:51 PM   #93 
  - Speak for yourself  Forkboy   Jan-25-04 08:24 PM   #97 
  - You seem to appear not to like the Bush AWOL story RUexperienced  NNN0LHI   Jan-26-04 07:18 AM   #120 
  - TRANSCRIPT'S UP!!  CatWoman   Jan-25-04 03:44 PM   #69 
  - I just love this! Thank you, Catwoman  Hekate   Jan-26-04 04:55 AM   #116 
  - New commercial for the Super Bowl...  Career Prole   Jan-25-04 04:02 PM   #71 
  - I like that.  snippy   Jan-25-04 05:07 PM   #78 
  - Absent Without Leave!  DemonFighterLives   Jan-25-04 05:53 PM   #85 
  - AWOL Links - for your reference:  Stephanie   Jan-25-04 06:23 PM   #89 
  - Well, Hallalujah, Halliburton!  David Zephyr   Jan-25-04 06:37 PM   #91 
  - W's a "cheese-eating surrender monkey"  neverforget   Jan-25-04 07:51 PM   #95 
  - Me thinks Clinton is probably lhao about now.  cat_girl25   Jan-25-04 09:53 PM   #111 
  - Kick.  TacticalPeak   Jan-26-04 12:34 AM   #115 
  - My husband  llmart   Jan-26-04 07:00 AM   #117 
  - OK Dammit! I want to know right now. Was Bush AWOL or a deserter!  NNN0LHI   Jan-26-04 07:23 AM   #121 
  - This is so sweet - Democrat defends Bush's military service...  ftbc   Jan-26-04 08:59 AM   #125 
  - Great idea.  snippy   Jan-26-04 09:47 AM   #127 
  - It's a candy mint! No! It's a breath mint!  calimary   Jan-26-04 11:14 AM   #131 
  - The Daily Howler lays the smack down on Peter Jennings.  Sentinel Chicken   Jan-26-04 09:53 AM   #128 
  - Oh no.  Poseidon   Jan-26-04 10:55 AM   #130 
  - kicked again  Poseidon   Jan-26-04 02:54 PM   #136 
  - kick this baby once  NNN0LHI   Jan-26-04 01:09 PM   #133 
 

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