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starroute Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Oct-08-11 01:09 AM
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37. And how will he convince China to lend us the money for this enterprise?
Or hasn't he noticed that that's the way things work these days?

But I think what we really need is to get out the word to the 'baggers that ol' Mitt is a dyed-in-the-wool Neocon. They just hates them some Neocons.

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  -Mitt Romney calls for new American century with muscular foreign policy alp227  Oct-07-11 08:11 PM   #0 
  - What has Willard ever done that was muscular?  RandySF   Oct-07-11 08:13 PM   #1 
  - Anyone here remember PNAC? Romney has three staffers from that think tank board and three from new  SugarShack   Oct-07-11 09:46 PM   #21 
     - Hey, don't be an alarmist. It's not as though they want a "New Pearl Harbor" too.  The Doctor.   Oct-07-11 11:42 PM   #32 
     - The beauty of all this is:  timtom   Oct-08-11 05:22 AM   #42 
     - Bush without the charisma  yurbud   Oct-09-11 12:52 AM   #74 
     - A founder of the DLC signed the 2003 PNAC memo and then started the Progressive Policy Institute.  No Elephants   Oct-08-11 05:34 AM   #44 
     - Reccing this post.  yardwork   Oct-08-11 08:37 AM   #66 
     - yeah, have to laugh at that PNAC pact  newspeak   Oct-08-11 11:14 AM   #67 
     - Self delete.  No Elephants   Oct-08-11 05:38 AM   #46 
     - I've been paying so little attention to the Republican race to the bottom that I didn't know that  Turborama   Oct-08-11 06:13 AM   #59 
     - RAchel had a piece on this last night, Romney is getting the PNAC crew jump started  wordpix   Oct-08-11 08:33 AM   #64 
  - launching his campaign as repub nominee against Obama today looks like nt  msongs   Oct-07-11 08:15 PM   #2 
  - Indeed. And this Pew poll shows teabaggers eat this stuff up.  pampango   Oct-08-11 06:05 AM   #56 
  - If America leads the free world....  whosinpower   Oct-07-11 08:23 PM   #3 
  - Last century was an American century also, Mitt. This century belongs to the Arabs, I'm thinking.  secondwind   Oct-07-11 08:24 PM   #4 
  - Been there, done that. Next?  MichiganVote   Oct-07-11 08:25 PM   #5 
  - Isn't it China's turn  Bosonic   Oct-07-11 08:30 PM   #6 
  - Do we really have to be the One Supreme Power Above All?  bhikkhu   Oct-07-11 08:33 PM   #7 
  - Excellent point! n/t  David Sky   Oct-08-11 06:06 AM   #57 
  - Screwball  tcaudilllg   Oct-07-11 08:40 PM   #8 
  - Obama got Osama  bluestateguy   Oct-07-11 08:43 PM   #9 
  - Sounds like he's pandering to Bill Kristol by sound-biting "Project for the New American Century"  struggle4progress   Oct-07-11 08:47 PM   #10 
  - Please see Reply 44.  No Elephants   Oct-08-11 05:40 AM   #47 
  - In what way does this make him different from Obama? Or is he trying to lose the "Mittens"  McCamy Taylor   Oct-07-11 08:50 PM   #11 
  - Excellent question. Please see Reply 44.  No Elephants   Oct-08-11 05:40 AM   #48 
  - These guys can't get over the fact that Obama is the greatest military C-I-C of the past 60 years.  FarLeftFist   Oct-07-11 08:52 PM   #12 
  - Why? Because he murdered Bin Laden without a trial?  Brian Okamura   Oct-07-11 09:45 PM   #20 
  - Bin Laden personally declared war on the US  liberaltrucker   Oct-07-11 11:45 PM   #33 
     - Individuals can't "declare war. " Bin Laden was a criminal....  Brian Okamura   Oct-08-11 12:59 AM   #36 
     - Thank you. Nor can nations declare war on individuals. Apparently, though,  No Elephants   Oct-08-11 05:51 AM   #52 
     - I'm with you on this.  newspeak   Oct-08-11 11:32 AM   #70 
     - well, OBL got one thing right  newspeak   Oct-08-11 11:26 AM   #69 
  - LOL!  No Elephants   Oct-08-11 05:35 AM   #45 
  - Is he calling for a do-over? Because this century really sucks so far!!  Harry Monroe   Oct-07-11 08:53 PM   #13 
  - Right. Because if there is one thing this country  lifesbeautifulmagic   Oct-07-11 08:54 PM   #14 
  - PNAC? He's ready to invade Iran North Korea China Pakistan  Hubert Flottz   Oct-07-11 08:58 PM   #15 
  - Thanks, Mittens, we'll pass on this. Been there. Done that. Have the economy to show for it.  the_chinuk   Oct-07-11 09:06 PM   #16 
  - I am not so sure what is petering out and what is prevailing. Please see Reply 44.  No Elephants   Oct-08-11 05:41 AM   #49 
  - And how are we going to pay for it?  nobodyspecial   Oct-07-11 09:24 PM   #17 
  - yeay!  Phlem   Oct-07-11 09:28 PM   #18 
  - Another friggin PNAC? Another Project for a New American Century? Another nine eleven? Another set  valerief   Oct-07-11 09:37 PM   #19 
  - Please see Reply 44.  No Elephants   Oct-08-11 05:42 AM   #50 
  - The very fact that he calls the UN talks "forums for tantrums of tyrants" speaks volumes.  tropicanarose   Oct-07-11 10:03 PM   #22 
  - The right has traditionally looked at the UN (and other multilateral organizations) with suspicion.  pampango   Oct-08-11 07:30 AM   #61 
     - It is really unbelievable, isn't it? I wouldn't want to live in a world without a UN. .  tropicanarose   Oct-08-11 08:05 AM   #62 
  - always the biggest cowards calling for the biggest muscle. f*ing waste of mittochondrial cells. n/t  marasinghe   Oct-07-11 10:12 PM   #23 
  - Sure, just as soon as just one of Mitt's five sons actually joins the military  brentspeak   Oct-07-11 10:13 PM   #24 
  - Call on Mitt to put Burlington clerks on full time.  Downwinder   Oct-07-11 10:33 PM   #25 
  - That's what nine eleven was all about Mitt,  drdtroit   Oct-07-11 10:36 PM   #26 
  - And this guy says he's going to balance the budget?  KeyserSoze87   Oct-07-11 10:38 PM   #27 
  - Mitt Romney's ideas seem unworkable to me.  Little Tich   Oct-07-11 10:38 PM   #28 
  - Workable? Who cares? How will they "play in Peoria?" That's all that matters to Mitt.  No Elephants   Oct-08-11 05:55 AM   #54 
  - Sounds like more imperialism and a still bigger MIC budget -- ???  defendandprotect   Oct-07-11 10:41 PM   #29 
  - USA....USA....usa...usa... The last twitches of an empire.  Gregorian   Oct-07-11 11:29 PM   #30 
  - Code for - "I Will Invade Iran At The Earliest Opportunity."  TomCADem   Oct-07-11 11:36 PM   #31 
  - Bingo.  BumRushDaShow   Oct-08-11 08:19 AM   #63 
  - Mumbo Jumbo With A Dash Of Borrow And Spend  DallasNE   Oct-08-11 12:31 AM   #34 
  - The Reagan model: Military build-up.  moondust   Oct-08-11 12:43 AM   #35 
  - Not to worry. The WOT has kept us quite busy since St. Ronnie single  No Elephants   Oct-08-11 05:46 AM   #51 
  - And how will he convince China to lend us the money for this enterprise?  starroute   Oct-08-11 01:09 AM   #37 
  - Mittens' way of letting the defense industry know he'll be there for them.  highplainsdem   Oct-08-11 01:13 AM   #38 
  - A "muscular foreign policy"?  area51   Oct-08-11 01:23 AM   #39 
  - New American Century  buckrogers1965   Oct-08-11 02:22 AM   #40 
  - when he says america, he must mean the 1%ers  newspeak   Oct-08-11 11:40 AM   #71 
     - The rich always forget about the french revolution.  buckrogers1965   Oct-08-11 02:00 PM   #73 
  - Are Mormons "conscientious objectors?  dmosh42   Oct-08-11 04:41 AM   #41 
  - Hmmm, I wonder if China will have any thing to say.  goforit   Oct-08-11 05:24 AM   #43 
  - There is nothing 'great' about military might.  ixion   Oct-08-11 05:54 AM   #53 
  - Yeah, with what money? It might be a revelation, but we're sorta broke  NickB79   Oct-08-11 06:03 AM   #55 
  - Romney sounds like George W Bush on STEROIDS!!! Really, if W had  David Sky   Oct-08-11 06:10 AM   #58 
  - Run the deficit up to $25 trillion with this plan?  no_hypocrisy   Oct-08-11 07:16 AM   #60 
  - when is Tax Dodge Mitt going to be asked about Bain's offshore accounts?  wordpix   Oct-08-11 08:35 AM   #65 
  - So that would make him Bush III, or Bush IV? nt  bemildred   Oct-08-11 11:24 AM   #68 
  - Why aren't your 5 sons fighting for a cause you want other Americans to die for, Mitt?  OneAngryDemocrat   Oct-08-11 11:55 AM   #72 

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