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indurancevile Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Aug-22-11 02:11 PM
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88. Gee, neither does John McCain, whom you mentioned in your post. Why did you mention him when
you were obviously just talking about "people who post on these forums"?
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  -Tripoli facing three-sided advance by Libyan rebels Lunabelle  Aug-19-11 02:29 PM   #0 
  - Let us hope Qadaffi's army gives up to stop massive bloodshet.  applegrove   Aug-19-11 02:32 PM   #1 
  - Why is it "Qadaffi's army"?  harmonicon   Aug-19-11 03:31 PM   #4 
     - You don't want to see the dictator gone with the least amount of bloodshed possible?  applegrove   Aug-19-11 04:49 PM   #6 
        - I don't want to see war.  harmonicon   Aug-19-11 05:43 PM   #8 
        - Aren't the ones that like the government they have...  ProgressoDem   Aug-19-11 09:51 PM   #13 
           - Sometimes countries have civil wars. They're horrible ugly things.  harmonicon   Aug-19-11 10:31 PM   #17 
              - R2P means the *end* of *all* civil wars. That's why some neo-liberals hate it.  joshcryer   Aug-20-11 08:29 AM   #20 
              - Most of the actual Libyan Army defected  ButterflyBlood   Aug-20-11 11:23 AM   #24 
              - Maybe such 'governments' should allow some 'democratic' VOTE to find out...  Amonester   Aug-20-11 11:48 AM   #26 
        - The presence of an actual pro-Qadaffi camp around here is mindboggling. (nt)  Posteritatis   Aug-19-11 08:51 PM   #11 
           - Disgusting, isn't it.  tabasco   Aug-20-11 02:10 PM   #36 
  - Go rebels!  UnrepentantLiberal   Aug-19-11 03:20 PM   #2 
  - Aljazeera: Libyan rebels capture city near Tripoli  pampango   Aug-19-11 03:30 PM   #3 
  - YAY!!!  bvar22   Aug-19-11 04:25 PM   #5 
  - You Don't See the Disconnect`  On the Road   Aug-19-11 09:54 PM   #16 
     - The rebels were unfortunate enough to get aid from western states.  joshcryer   Aug-20-11 08:33 AM   #21 
     - I always support the overthrow of Tyranny.  bvar22   Aug-20-11 12:13 PM   #27 
     - Oh Jesus Christ  On the Road   Aug-20-11 10:22 PM   #51 
     - LOL. Blogged at Langley, maybe, but not in Libya  EFerrari   Aug-21-11 12:00 PM   #69 
     - Gaddafi, the pan-African savior, loading black Africans onto boats at gunpoint.  joshcryer   Aug-21-11 05:06 AM   #58 
     - You'd think that after more than 60 years of this same fake story  EFerrari   Aug-20-11 01:17 PM   #34 
     - yep. i think it took me about 3 wars for freedom to catch on.  indurancevile   Aug-20-11 10:13 PM   #47 
     - I haven't come across a pro-war person who is behind the rebels.  joshcryer   Aug-21-11 05:03 AM   #57 
        - Wolfowitz, Lieberman, Daniel Pipes, Kristol...etc. Yea, a veritable gallery of peace-lovers.  indurancevile   Aug-21-11 01:36 PM   #72 
           - Do any of those people post on these forums? I've never had a discussion with them.  joshcryer   Aug-22-11 04:37 AM   #79 
              - Gee, neither does John McCain, whom you mentioned in your post. Why did you mention him when  indurancevile   Aug-22-11 02:11 PM   #88 
     - This is the first time in history an air campaigned wasn't followed by ground invasion.  joshcryer   Aug-21-11 05:02 AM   #56 
     - hooray for the freedom-loving forces of empire!  indurancevile   Aug-20-11 10:12 PM   #46 
  - I think the word, rebels, needs to be in quotes. Nt  Arctic Dave   Aug-19-11 04:58 PM   #7 
  - Edited for mean snarky retort which I regret.  Lunabelle   Aug-19-11 06:42 PM   #9 
  - Whose more true to their definition?  Kurska   Aug-20-11 09:13 AM   #22 
  - Who's more true to the label, foreign military's bombing other countries  Arctic Dave   Aug-20-11 08:09 PM   #43 
     - Rebels have often received outside support from other nations.  Kurska   Aug-20-11 09:00 PM   #44 
     - they're all tyrants. fuck this pnac war.  indurancevile   Aug-20-11 10:18 PM   #49 
     - Nice buzzword use.  Kurska   Aug-20-11 10:51 PM   #53 
     - "rebel" is a buzzword. "tyrant" is a buzzword. "fuck this pnac war" isn't a buzzword.  indurancevile   Aug-20-11 11:07 PM   #54 
        - I agree, "fuck this pnac war" is dishonest hateful scare mongering.  joshcryer   Aug-21-11 05:12 AM   #63 
           - "fuck this pnac war & all the others."  indurancevile   Aug-21-11 01:19 PM   #71 
     - I KNOW, RIGHT! DOWN WITH PNAC! UP WITH ANTI-INTERVENTION!  joshcryer   Aug-21-11 05:08 AM   #59 
     - As seen often in places in Africa, it has little to do with helping people  Arctic Dave   Aug-21-11 03:42 PM   #74 
     - That's why Gaddafi has billions invested overseas.  joshcryer   Aug-21-11 05:13 AM   #64 
        - why shouldn't he invest over seas?  Arctic Dave   Aug-21-11 03:37 PM   #73 
           - Because assets can be frozen as they were?  joshcryer   Aug-22-11 04:39 AM   #80 
              - What?  Arctic Dave   Aug-22-11 01:20 PM   #87 
  - +1  indurancevile   Aug-20-11 10:13 PM   #48 
  - Stay strong gaddafi  Dokkie   Aug-19-11 07:26 PM   #10 
  - Puleeze Louise! One side is as bad as the other  eridani   Aug-19-11 09:45 PM   #12 
  - LOL!  Turborama   Aug-19-11 09:52 PM   #14 
  - Is this for real?  joshcryer   Aug-19-11 09:52 PM   #15 
  - Who knows... one things for sure, to underestimate the enemy is to court defeat  cqo_000   Aug-20-11 12:03 AM   #18 
     - gaddafi's forces operate under an arms embargo.  Amonester   Aug-20-11 12:30 PM   #28 
  - L O L  Kurska   Aug-20-11 09:15 AM   #23 
  - Go away troll.  Odin2005   Aug-20-11 12:40 PM   #29 
  - You win the award for biggest moron of the day!  jzodda   Aug-20-11 01:04 PM   #31 
  - Are you serious?  LeftishBrit   Aug-20-11 02:04 PM   #35 
  - I'm not agreeing with the troll here...  harmonicon   Aug-20-11 03:12 PM   #38 
  - Not really, it's a part of a cronyism he's invented.  joshcryer   Aug-21-11 05:15 AM   #65 
  - You obviously have no idea what you're talking about.  psychopomp   Aug-20-11 07:29 PM   #41 
  - Crawl back under your rock.  tabasco   Aug-20-11 02:12 PM   #37 
  - foreign invaders?!?  Amonester   Aug-20-11 04:10 PM   #39 
  - He pays them, in old Libyan dinars. They don't know the difference.  joshcryer   Aug-21-11 05:11 AM   #62 
  - truthy to power!  snooper2   Aug-22-11 02:21 PM   #90 
  - oh, bull: it's the same gameplan from Nicaragua 1981-90  MisterP   Aug-20-11 01:50 AM   #19 
  - I keep expecting someone to compare these "rebels" to the Founders.  EFerrari   Aug-20-11 01:16 PM   #32 
  - I keep expecting rebel haters to shut the fuck up.  joshcryer   Aug-21-11 05:08 AM   #60 
  - Just because you say so?  tabasco   Aug-20-11 04:38 PM   #40 
  - because you say so? nope. see how easy? the us supports tyrants all over the globe.  indurancevile   Aug-20-11 10:20 PM   #50 
     - Name one "tyrant" the US is "supporting" in this conflict.  joshcryer   Aug-21-11 05:17 AM   #66 
  - So the rebels are the former security forces of a dictatorship & Gaddafi is democratically elected?  ButterflyBlood   Aug-20-11 09:42 PM   #45 
  - You're so right! It's all a CIA MI-6 con job!  joshcryer   Aug-21-11 05:09 AM   #61 
  - Payback's a bitch fucker  ButterflyBlood   Aug-20-11 11:25 AM   #25 
  - GO REBELS!  Odin2005   Aug-20-11 12:41 PM   #30 
  - ## PLEASE DONATE TO DEMOCRATIC UNDERGROUND! ##  DU GrovelBot   Aug-20-11 01:16 PM   #33 
  - Also, The Breaking News link below is a really good one to watch for updates  Tx4obama   Aug-20-11 07:38 PM   #42 
  - Yahoo! News headline: "Libyan rebels say they are attacking Tripoli with NATO"  ClarkUSA   Aug-20-11 10:28 PM   #52 
  - Support for U.S. military action in Libya continues to decline  cqo_000   Aug-21-11 02:07 AM   #55 
  - Some people here could use a history lesson on Libya.  Ash_F   Aug-21-11 06:14 AM   #67 
     - Gaddafi wasn't royalist? Hahahahaha!  joshcryer   Aug-21-11 07:10 AM   #68 
     - "...who knows"? You are not paying attention.  Ash_F   Aug-21-11 04:04 PM   #75 
        - You can't back that up because it is patently untrue. Show me a link.  joshcryer   Aug-22-11 04:39 AM   #81 
        - Point us to where NATO has said they will appoint a leader, with no democracy  muriel_volestrangler   Aug-22-11 04:40 AM   #82 
           - No offense, but there have been many articles posted right here on DU  Ash_F   Aug-22-11 05:27 AM   #84 
              - You're saying they should have held the elections while the fighting is going on?  muriel_volestrangler   Aug-22-11 05:58 AM   #86 
     - The vast majority of the rebels were not even born yet when king muammar  Amonester   Aug-21-11 12:32 PM   #70 
        - A fair point. See post 75.  Ash_F   Aug-21-11 04:06 PM   #76 
           - Look, Ash, we're only 'spectators' to this whole shebang (for now).  Amonester   Aug-21-11 04:54 PM   #77 
              - Oh we are involved. We vote for the guy who appoints the State department.  Ash_F   Aug-22-11 04:18 AM   #78 
              - This is total bullshit, how is the US "working against a democratic solution"?  joshcryer   Aug-22-11 04:41 AM   #83 
                 - See my response #84 and please be respectful.  Ash_F   Aug-22-11 05:30 AM   #85 
              - "we" "spectators" have been bombing people.  indurancevile   Aug-22-11 02:16 PM   #89 

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