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JoZbean Donating Member (153 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Nov-17-05 07:56 PM
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2. Bush started that rhetoric
Back when he was first defending his war. He insisted we had to continue the war and win it, so that those who'd already died would not have died in vain. I think that's when Cindy Sheehan began asking "What noble cause?"
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  -Latest reason for war..."to support our troops" capaylib  Nov-17-05 07:52 PM   #0 
  - I'd laugh if it weren't so sad  electron_blue   Nov-17-05 07:53 PM   #1 
  - Bush started that rhetoric  JoZbean   Nov-17-05 07:56 PM   #2 
  - In other words, "war for its own sake".  tuvor   Nov-17-05 08:00 PM   #3 
  - Yeah. that very same meme killed an extra 20,000 soldiers in Nam  Jacobin   Nov-17-05 08:01 PM   #4 
  - I remember it well.  raccoon   Nov-18-05 08:38 AM   #18 
  - Yeah, I've heard it before, but now it seems to be emerging  capaylib   Nov-17-05 08:09 PM   #5 
  - so...more soldiers should die  kahleefornia   Nov-17-05 08:14 PM   #6 
  - There is a affect in wartime...  HawkerHurricane   Nov-17-05 08:33 PM   #7 
  - Yeah, and let's throw some more good money after bad too  RazzleDazzle   Nov-17-05 10:58 PM   #8 
  - Same same VietNam. Beaucoup dinky dao!  BikeWriter   Nov-17-05 11:05 PM   #9 
  - they died in vein the minute Bush ignored Hans Blix  LSK   Nov-17-05 11:05 PM   #10 
  - feel free to support my son ...anywhere but Iraq  w8liftinglady   Nov-17-05 11:40 PM   #11 
  - Died in vain?!?That's complete bullshit. We are over there...  SunDrop23   Nov-17-05 11:50 PM   #12 
  - We have to fight because we're there.  trof   Nov-18-05 07:48 AM   #13 
  - if it wasn't for bushs lies ....they troops wouldn't be there  bluedog   Nov-18-05 08:02 AM   #14 
  - From Imminent WMD Threat and Mushroom Clouds to  July   Nov-18-05 08:03 AM   #15 
  - Dead is dead. The reason matters not to the dead.  WinkyDink   Nov-18-05 08:28 AM   #16 
  - No, just fucking stupid!!  dkofos   Nov-18-05 08:31 AM   #17 
 

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