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T Town Jake Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Mar-24-06 10:44 PM
Response to Reply #77
89. Do you hear yourself listening...
...to what my post actually said? :eyes: :eyes:

Survey says: guidod is bit quick on the 'post message' button.
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  -Would you support a return of the draft? IA_Seth  Mar-23-06 04:47 PM   #0 
  - Yes  Gatchaman   Mar-23-06 04:48 PM   #1 
  - Send your kid then if it means so much to you to prove a point  MichiganVote   Mar-23-06 04:54 PM   #7 
  - I would venture to guess  tritsofme   Mar-23-06 04:55 PM   #8 
     - Then I would venture they have no dog in this fight  MichiganVote   Mar-23-06 08:20 PM   #21 
  - exactly. and if it means the kids of the more affluent go to war  davidwparker   Mar-23-06 05:22 PM   #17 
  - In your dreams. Have you been paying attention to what the rich are  MichiganVote   Mar-23-06 08:19 PM   #20 
  - Don't think that only the rich are republicans  E-Z-B   Mar-24-06 09:05 AM   #33 
     - WHo said anything about repubublicans or about rep's all being rich?  MichiganVote   Mar-24-06 03:24 PM   #72 
  - I don't want rich, poor, Democratic, Republican, Green, or any other kids  July   Mar-24-06 10:11 AM   #39 
  - I agree with you except  guidod   Mar-24-06 07:04 PM   #83 
     - I don't think kids of war hawks should have to go.  July   Mar-25-06 08:01 AM   #106 
  - kids of the affluent NEVER go in a draft, it's still the poor and working  libertad   Mar-24-06 11:20 AM   #44 
  - I don't believe it.  kiraboo   Mar-23-06 08:56 PM   #22 
  - Exactly!!  guidod   Mar-24-06 01:46 PM   #66 
  - I would support the draft and am curious if other Veterans feel the same  Toots   Mar-24-06 07:44 AM   #30 
     - It's not service I object to, but the involuntary nature of it,  July   Mar-24-06 10:12 AM   #40 
     - I'm a veteran from  guidod   Mar-24-06 01:05 PM   #53 
        - The question is a bit vague.  djg21   Mar-26-06 10:37 AM   #118 
  - Not a chance in hell.  tritsofme   Mar-23-06 04:48 PM   #2 
  - It is not pro-draft, it is pro-holding the GOP's feet to the fire.  Hobarticus   Mar-23-06 04:49 PM   #3 
  - No.  sheelz   Mar-23-06 09:19 PM   #23 
     - Why would a man who votes like Rangel want a draft?  Hobarticus   Mar-24-06 08:43 AM   #32 
        - I don't know why Rangel would want a draft.  sheelz   Mar-25-06 12:41 AM   #93 
        - I've found his reason:  sheelz   Mar-25-06 01:30 AM   #98 
  - As someone who will be old enough to draft in about a year and a half  Puregonzo1188   Mar-23-06 04:50 PM   #4 
  - We will need to hear more young voices like yourself....  MadMaddie   Mar-23-06 04:51 PM   #5 
  - You don't think people who vote "yes" are being generous  Telly Savalas   Mar-23-06 11:00 PM   #25 
  - Is that the only reason?  guidod   Mar-24-06 06:02 PM   #78 
  - It's a damn shame he values his life over your bullshit opinion.  name not needed   Mar-26-06 01:02 PM   #123 
     - You mean you don't wanna be killed by a Shia insurgent  JohnKleeb   Mar-26-06 01:05 PM   #124 
  - 7 months for me.  name not needed   Mar-26-06 12:57 PM   #120 
  - Yes......  stillcool47   Mar-23-06 04:51 PM   #6 
  - Actually it doesn't work that way.  flamin lib   Mar-23-06 05:13 PM   #15 
  - Support a draft to enable the Bush admin. to wage more wars? I don't  lindisfarne   Mar-23-06 04:55 PM   #9 
  - NO! I support a new administration -- one that gets along  cboy4   Mar-23-06 04:57 PM   # 
  - no no no  tatertop   Mar-23-06 04:57 PM   #10 
  - I support a draft bill  thefloyd   Mar-23-06 04:57 PM   #11 
  - Yes I support a draft  JoshWatermanMN   Mar-23-06 04:57 PM   #12 
  - I am unbelievably conflicted on this one.  flamin lib   Mar-23-06 05:00 PM   #13 
  - Thank you for your perspective...  Hobarticus   Mar-23-06 05:02 PM   #14 
  - Thank you for your service...  guidod   Mar-24-06 06:10 PM   #80 
  - Hell Yeah  wellst0nev0ter   Mar-23-06 05:15 PM   #16 
  - What if the draft meant BushCo would simply wage more wars?  lindisfarne   Mar-23-06 05:23 PM   #18 
  - What are you talking about!  guidod   Mar-24-06 01:12 PM   #54 
  - "Other" - Universal Service (aka National Service). Not "the draft". nt  MH1   Mar-23-06 05:27 PM   #19 
  - Hard question.  mmonk   Mar-23-06 09:21 PM   #24 
  - Easy Question!  guidod   Mar-24-06 01:23 PM   #58 
  - While it might increase opposition to the war  BuffyTheFundieSlayer   Mar-24-06 04:58 AM   #26 
  - Draft would probably end war. Like Vietnam.  APPLE314   Mar-24-06 07:14 AM   #27 
  - The draft will NOT end this war!  guidod   Mar-24-06 01:29 PM   #60 
  - I will NEVER support a return to the draft.  LWolf   Mar-24-06 07:15 AM   #28 
  - Cheaper that volunteer service. I earned $65.00 / month.  APPLE314   Mar-24-06 07:18 AM   #29 
  - Not until my son is over draft age. n/t  rolleitreks   Mar-24-06 08:10 AM   #31 
  - So you're saying once your son is over  guidod   Mar-24-06 01:33 PM   #62 
  - To those voting yes  DrGonzoLives   Mar-24-06 09:18 AM   #34 
  - Second that, DrGonzoLives.  July   Mar-24-06 10:15 AM   #42 
  - Not about politics  Zimmy44   Mar-24-06 11:57 AM   #49 
  - Really?  rinsd   Mar-24-06 12:41 PM   #50 
  - Actually, the draft may have also hurt Truman's prospects for  coalition_unwilling   Mar-24-06 12:51 PM   #52 
     - I would agree that the Korean conflict did hurt Truman....  rinsd   Mar-24-06 01:16 PM   #57 
        - My Dad volunteered for the Marines (to get out of Kansas!), so  coalition_unwilling   Mar-24-06 01:52 PM   #68 
           - "whether that loss of popularity translated into anti-draft sentiment"  rinsd   Mar-24-06 01:55 PM   #69 
              - Truman did fire MacArthur and it did cost him politically (in the  coalition_unwilling   Mar-24-06 02:05 PM   #70 
  - How is that?  DrGonzoLives   Mar-24-06 01:24 PM   #59 
  - It's a canard, numbnut!  Theide   Mar-24-06 07:33 PM   #86 
     - I was referring to DUers, not Rangel, numbnut  DrGonzoLives   Mar-25-06 07:52 AM   #104 
        - Sorry about the numbut bit, My Bad  Theide   Mar-26-06 12:58 PM   #121 
  - Have to say....no.  yourout   Mar-24-06 09:27 AM   #35 
  - I agree, but on the other hand, I'd spend every nickel I've got to  July   Mar-24-06 10:16 AM   #43 
  - No way....n/t  Sammy Pepys   Mar-24-06 09:49 AM   #36 
  - Wow.  IA_Seth   Mar-24-06 09:49 AM   #37 
  - + a millon  Sammy Pepys   Mar-24-06 09:56 AM   #38 
  - Well said, I can't  guidod   Mar-25-06 01:03 AM   #95 
  - Never in a million years will I support a draft. Even though I  OhGodNotAgain   Mar-24-06 10:14 AM   #41 
  - hell no  LSK   Mar-24-06 11:23 AM   #45 
  - I was drafted in 1966. We should not send our young people to die  Sapere aude   Mar-24-06 11:27 AM   #46 
  - The war may end because we don't have enough troops. Give bush more  Sapere aude   Mar-24-06 11:32 AM   #47 
  - Well said...  guidod   Mar-24-06 01:38 PM   #63 
  - Yes, as long as it included Men and Women.  sarcasmo   Mar-24-06 11:33 AM   #48 
  - I voted "yes" but must insist on a few addenda:  coalition_unwilling   Mar-24-06 12:47 PM   #51 
  - I support the idea of a draft given the current circumstances  Husb2Sparkly   Mar-24-06 01:15 PM   #55 
  - It may very well do that,  guidod   Mar-24-06 01:43 PM   #64 
  - Absolutely not...  SteppingRazor   Mar-24-06 01:16 PM   #56 
  - how about a national referendum  onenote   Mar-24-06 01:30 PM   #61 
  - That's fucking brilliant!  rinsd   Mar-24-06 04:37 PM   #74 
  - NO!  guinivere   Mar-24-06 01:46 PM   #65 
  - Sorry I didn't see the option HELL NO! Let's kill more poor kids?  mzmolly   Mar-24-06 01:48 PM   #67 
  - How else are the youths going to get involved...???  Nutmegger   Mar-24-06 02:39 PM   #71 
  - Can ANYBODY that visits this thread  guidod   Mar-24-06 03:24 PM   #73 
  - if we only polled draft eligible DUers, what would the results be  onenote   Mar-24-06 06:06 PM   #79 
     - Maybe you misunderstand.  guidod   Mar-24-06 06:21 PM   #81 
  - Bump....  IA_Seth   Mar-24-06 04:37 PM   #75 
  - For it. If we brought back a FAIR draft...  T Town Jake   Mar-24-06 04:48 PM   #76 
  - Do you hear yourself talking!  guidod   Mar-24-06 06:00 PM   #77 
  - Do you hear yourself listening...  T Town Jake   Mar-24-06 10:44 PM   #89 
     - Survey wrong,  guidod   Mar-24-06 11:38 PM   #91 
  - How is a draft going to magically stop a war?  DrGonzoLives   Mar-25-06 07:55 AM   #105 
  - No, nonononononononono nonononononononono nononononono!  Debi   Mar-24-06 06:27 PM   #82 
  - with some reservations  SeaBob   Mar-24-06 07:17 PM   #84 
  - Only if done like Isreal  Theide   Mar-24-06 07:22 PM   #85 
  - Voting For Draft  LeFleur1   Mar-24-06 07:56 PM   #87 
     - Then I wouldn't get a vote.  Theide   Mar-26-06 01:05 PM   #125 
  - Universal Service to earn the right to vote or run for office.  Theide   Mar-24-06 08:01 PM   #88 
  - NO  Pugee   Mar-24-06 10:57 PM   #90 
  - Yes,  moobu2   Mar-25-06 12:32 AM   #92 
  - How about, NO draft?  guidod   Mar-25-06 12:50 AM   #94 
  - Here's his exceptions:  sheelz   Mar-25-06 01:05 AM   #96 
     - EEEEEK. Draft up to age 42??????????????????????? n/t  lindisfarne   Mar-25-06 01:19 AM   #97 
     - That's right....Age 42!  sheelz   Mar-25-06 01:37 AM   #99 
     - That will make some that are  guidod   Mar-25-06 01:44 AM   #100 
        - We need a new poll  sheelz   Mar-25-06 01:57 AM   #101 
        - A new poll yes,  guidod   Mar-25-06 10:18 AM   #108 
        - Im sure people who voted yes,  moobu2   Mar-25-06 02:05 AM   #102 
           - Since you thought this out--  sheelz   Mar-25-06 03:08 AM   #103 
           - I respect your opinion...  guidod   Mar-25-06 10:12 AM   #107 
  - absolutely not!  TheFarseer   Mar-25-06 10:37 AM   #109 
  - Absolutely not...  NaturalHigh   Mar-25-06 01:50 PM   #110 
  - What are the ages of your sons and daughers?  kayice   Mar-25-06 07:06 PM   #111 
  - If only because just the mention of it would end the war.  Zynx   Mar-25-06 07:10 PM   #112 
  - How would it end the wars? Bush believes he has the right to do whatever  lindisfarne   Mar-25-06 11:38 PM   #114 
     - Public opposition would be so great that he couldn't possibly do it.  Zynx   Mar-26-06 12:29 AM   #115 
        - Public opposition is great now - yet Bush believes he has dictatorial  lindisfarne   Mar-26-06 12:42 AM   #116 
  - Yes, BUT  lwfern   Mar-25-06 10:05 PM   #113 
  - Hell no.  Massacure   Mar-26-06 10:19 AM   #117 
  - NO,Even though we said it would happen & possibly make  Ce qui la baise   Mar-26-06 10:43 AM   #119 
  - No.  name not needed   Mar-26-06 12:58 PM   #122 
  - Has everyone voted? n/t  IA_Seth   Mar-27-06 01:29 PM   #126 
  - I encourage all yes voters to get in line and volunteer or send family  NVMojo   Mar-27-06 01:40 PM   #127 
  - Absolutely not.  Ron Mexico   Mar-27-06 02:13 PM   #128 
  - Not the draft as it was  WesDem   Mar-27-06 02:27 PM   #129 
 

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