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treestar Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Dec-06-11 11:26 AM
Response to Reply #47
49. You are kind of assuming Iran is right
And why assume that?

Why not wait to find out what happened, if anything? You're saying that the Iranian government is inherently credible.

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  -Iran military shoots down U.S. drone: state TV Bosonic  Dec-04-11 08:33 AM   #0 
  - Good.  Arctic Dave   Dec-04-11 08:37 AM   #1 
  - One use of drones is to make an enemy reveal his capablities  hack89   Dec-04-11 08:40 AM   #4 
  - True.  Arctic Dave   Dec-04-11 08:51 AM   #6 
     - ...  NutmegYankee   Dec-04-11 09:19 AM   #8 
     - All militarists lie. Ours is no better.  Arctic Dave   Dec-04-11 11:40 AM   #27 
        - Except that...  reACTIONary   Dec-04-11 03:11 PM   #43 
     - And you really believe them without any evidence?  hack89   Dec-04-11 09:31 AM   #14 
        - Unlike the U.S. gov't, which lies all the time.  truth2power   Dec-04-11 09:33 AM   #16 
        - All governments lie - is that a big surprise? nt  hack89   Dec-04-11 09:35 AM   #18 
        - U.S. official: Iran does have our drone  Judi Lynn   Dec-09-11 03:56 PM   #53 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Dec-04-11 09:30 AM   #12 
  - So you automatically believe a statement by Iran  treestar   Dec-04-11 01:04 PM   #31 
  - Too bad it didn't crash into Der Fuhrer Ahmadinejad  chrisa   Dec-04-11 01:57 PM   #35 
     - Well if we are wishing, let's add to that list.  Arctic Dave   Dec-04-11 08:50 PM   #48 
  - They have every right to...  Dennis Donovan   Dec-04-11 08:38 AM   #2 
  - Total cost per drone: $218 million. Fat profits for MIC.  Divernan   Dec-04-11 09:27 AM   #11 
  - Because drones are more fun.  UnrepentantLiberal   Dec-04-11 12:28 PM   #29 
  - What height do they fly at ?  dipsydoodle   Dec-04-11 08:39 AM   #3 
  - Maximum of about 15km  inademv   Dec-04-11 09:26 AM   #10 
     - "drone video and flight control feeds are not encrypted... at all"  TheWraith   Dec-04-11 11:00 AM   #25 
     - But they are encrypted  Akarion   Dec-04-11 11:53 AM   #28 
  - I think I will wait for the pictures of the wreck. nt  hack89   Dec-04-11 08:43 AM   #5 
  - Lets wait for confirmation on this one  ProgressiveProfessor   Dec-04-11 08:56 AM   #7 
  - I remember when the Iranian military shot down Carter's rescue plane  Chipper Chat   Dec-04-11 10:56 AM   #24 
  - +1  treestar   Dec-04-11 01:07 PM   #33 
  - Lockheed Martin RQ-170 Sentinel  FarCenter   Dec-04-11 09:21 AM   #9 
  - If true I wonder if they took control and were the ones that made it enter their air space  cstanleytech   Dec-04-11 09:30 AM   #13 
  - Wonder why they don't release any pictures of it, nt  hack89   Dec-04-11 09:32 AM   #15 
  - Only a matter of time.  bahrbearian   Dec-04-11 09:39 AM   #19 
  - I'm a little skeptical about the "took control" part; more likely it malfunctioned  FarCenter   Dec-04-11 09:43 AM   #21 
  - More links  FarCenter   Dec-04-11 09:55 AM   #23 
  - They made a similiar claim in July which they later recanted. nt  hack89   Dec-04-11 09:34 AM   #17 
  - I don't understand why people think it's a bad thing that Iran shot down our drone....  truth2power   Dec-04-11 09:42 AM   #20 
  - The military expects drones to be shot down  hack89   Dec-04-11 09:50 AM   #22 
  - There's a knee jerk anti-US thing going on here  treestar   Dec-04-11 01:06 PM   #32 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-04-11 02:28 PM   #38 
     - Knee jerk, to use his own phrase, Obama supporters have no credibility to suffer.  Divernan   Dec-04-11 05:44 PM   #45 
        - Oh baloney. Obama was elected POTUS  treestar   Dec-06-11 11:26 AM   #50 
     - It's not an accident. and I'm not "cheering" for Iran. I'm just sick and tired  truth2power   Dec-04-11 06:12 PM   #47 
        - You are kind of assuming Iran is right  treestar   Dec-06-11 11:26 AM   #49 
  - Oh, and that "we will cut defense" thing? Oh yes, I see THAT happening.  Safetykitten   Dec-04-11 11:10 AM   #26 
  - ISAF says drone lost over Afghanistan late last week  Bosonic   Dec-04-11 01:00 PM   #30 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-04-11 01:25 PM   #34 
  - Well, at some point they might.  Robb   Dec-04-11 02:16 PM   #36 
  - BBC News latest says :  dipsydoodle   Dec-04-11 02:27 PM   #37 
  - Interesting times, I remember reports from 2005/2006 about drone flights  jakeXT   Dec-04-11 02:49 PM   #39 
  - Iran Says It Shot Down Unmanned U.S. Plane  ZombieHorde   Dec-04-11 03:03 PM   #40 
  - You can't trust anything Iran says but  Drale   Dec-04-11 03:03 PM   #41 
     - Is there any government you trust to tell you the truth? nt  ZombieHorde   Dec-04-11 03:03 PM   #42 
  - Oh dear, this is going to get bad.  Odin2005   Dec-04-11 03:14 PM   #44 
  - I don't see why this would cause an international incident  octothorpe   Dec-04-11 06:00 PM   #46 
  - Iran shows film of captured US drone  Bosonic   Dec-08-11 02:49 PM   #51 
  - odd looking creature...  ileus   Dec-08-11 03:19 PM   #52 
  - Self-destruct mechanisms ... where iz they?  Shoe Horn   Dec-09-11 06:10 PM   #54 

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