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WCGreen Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Nov-05-04 12:26 AM
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15. Remember, we won the TET offensive.....
From a military POV...

But it the single most galvanizing event of the Vietnam War for the people of Vietnam....

Remember also that the TET offensive was mounted by the North Vietnamese....
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  -Massacre looms in Fallujah following the US election everythingsxen  Nov-04-04 11:34 PM   #0 
  - THIS ACTION MUST BE STOPPED!  anarchy1999   Nov-04-04 11:35 PM   #1 
  - America is then a tyranical nation.  PROGRESSIVE1   Nov-04-04 11:41 PM   #2 
  - Stopped? Fuck let it happen  rockydem   Nov-04-04 11:41 PM   #3 
     - "Fuck, let it happen...?"  mike_c   Nov-04-04 11:55 PM   #6 
     - that's the same chance you'll fucking get, if i ever...  JSJ   Nov-05-04 12:50 AM   #22 
  - This is awful beyond description  daleo   Nov-04-04 11:43 PM   #4 
  - this is far worse than ANYTHING Saddam Hussein...  mike_c   Nov-04-04 11:49 PM   #5 
  - Will this be the next tet offensive?  Cousinit13   Nov-05-04 12:00 AM   #7 
  - no, they'll watch it on CNN and cheer every time...  mike_c   Nov-05-04 12:07 AM   #8 
  - Thats what pisses me off most about this war...  Cousinit13   Nov-05-04 12:14 AM   #10 
     - (not so)Funny you should bring up video games  ilovenicepeople   Nov-05-04 12:44 AM   #18 
        - I take great exception to that statement  progrocker69   Nov-05-04 12:55 AM   #24 
  - Remember, we won the TET offensive.....  WCGreen   Nov-05-04 12:26 AM   #15 
  - The Tet Offensive is a bad analogy, a better one would be...  Nightowl_2004   Nov-05-04 12:47 AM   #20 
  - And the beat goes on...  Contrary1   Nov-05-04 12:14 AM   #9 
  - Since * is back in Office, I bet within a month....  Nightowl_2004   Nov-05-04 12:16 AM   #11 
  - thats what I'm thinking...  Cousinit13   Nov-05-04 12:20 AM   #13 
  - If it is house to house  burrowowl   Nov-05-04 12:19 AM   #12 
  - They won't risk it...he'll use massive bombardment  Axel   Nov-05-04 01:04 AM   #26 
  - We can protest, but this admin will pay no attention - I suggest ---  Hog lover   Nov-05-04 12:22 AM   #14 
  - They seem to be mostly Bush Supporters  Axel   Nov-05-04 01:07 AM   #27 
  - This makes me so sick --  DELUSIONAL   Nov-05-04 12:30 AM   #16 
  - Agree  wabeewoman   Nov-05-04 12:41 AM   #17 
  - In retrospect this one will haunt the Bush Admin  TexasDem4Kerry   Nov-05-04 12:45 AM   #19 
  - and fucking moderate demos will still 'support those goddamn troops'  JSJ   Nov-05-04 12:49 AM   #21 
  - What about the Iraqi's? Should they be killed?  TexasDem4Kerry   Nov-05-04 12:52 AM   #23 
     - bullshit, apologist, only 21% of post-service personell ever take...  JSJ   Nov-05-04 01:02 AM   #25 
     - I hate to tell you  TexasDem4Kerry   Nov-05-04 01:32 AM   #29 
        - more bullshit- more apologies...  JSJ   Nov-05-04 01:44 AM   #31 
           - I will agree to disagree with you  TexasDem4Kerry   Nov-05-04 01:49 AM   #32 
              - alright- but maybe you could research just who these troops are...  JSJ   Nov-05-04 01:55 AM   #33 
                 - I will  TexasDem4Kerry   Nov-05-04 02:01 AM   #34 
     - just to put that notion into perspective...  mike_c   Nov-05-04 01:08 AM   #28 
        - I agree with you  TexasDem4Kerry   Nov-05-04 01:43 AM   #30 
        - Most of them Signed Those Contracts When Our Gov't Wasn't Run by the Devil  AndyTiedye   Nov-05-04 02:42 AM   #36 
           - when was that?  JSJ   Nov-05-04 03:57 AM   #38 
  - US military already preparing for "Vietnam" level of casualties  LynnTheDem   Nov-05-04 02:06 AM   #35 
  - Bush probably wants a massacre of U.S. troops.  bezdomny   Nov-05-04 03:56 AM   #37 
  - why? 'the troops' are a definate part of his base- know their families are  JSJ   Nov-05-04 03:58 AM   #39 
  - Anybody heard of Battle of the Little Big Horn?  drdarwin   Nov-05-04 04:16 AM   #40 
  - Troops? Well, maybe, eventually, ...  Nihil   Nov-05-04 07:27 AM   #46 
  - We were warned of this  AliceWonderland   Nov-05-04 04:39 AM   #41 
  - Does the term "Amritsar Massacre" ring a bell?  theHandpuppet   Nov-05-04 05:05 AM   #42 
  - I do not recall that Gandhi's people at Amritsar were carrying guns, ...  recidivist   Nov-05-04 05:41 AM   #43 
     - Compassion and democracy are marching through the midle east  donhakman   Nov-05-04 05:57 AM   #44 
     - i don't think this post...  theHandpuppet   Nov-05-04 06:32 AM   #45 
        - You are free to disagree, but I'm happy to stand with John Kerry on this.  recidivist   Nov-05-04 08:40 AM   #47 
           - well, warmongering was certainly never my position....  mike_c   Nov-05-04 09:50 AM   #48 
  - Hack and Juan Cole have good pieces today.  LibeMatt   Nov-05-04 01:16 PM   #49 

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