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85. Clark always had the right response for the national security crap
He always managed to turn around the tables on responsibility for 911, follow up. Just follow his lead, man knows what he's talking about.
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  -The Grand Strategy EarlG  Aug-10-06 11:03 PM   #0 
  - Well said.  ReadTomPaine   Aug-10-06 11:16 PM   #1 
  - Yep, but your observations are all about the past..  Tellurian   Aug-11-06 09:00 AM   #49 
  - I'll sleep on it Earl, but I keep coming back...  Junkdrawer   Aug-10-06 11:17 PM   #2 
  - How do we stop them, short of calling for carpet bombing of the ME?  Sinti   Aug-10-06 11:28 PM   #3 
  - Blair has proven exactly how incompetent bush is.  Straight Shooter   Aug-10-06 11:31 PM   #4 
  - How Do We Deal With It?  DallasNE   Aug-11-06 12:37 AM   #12 
  - They didn't "fail to prevent 9/11"  Nostradammit   Aug-11-06 02:40 AM   #23 
     - Why don't they go balls to the wall  rnisson   Aug-11-06 11:29 AM   #64 
        - interesting question. why not?  elehhhhna   Aug-11-06 12:01 PM   #69 
        - And be accused of wearing TIN FOIL HATS? No thanks!  fuzzyball   Aug-11-06 11:20 PM   #100 
  - thanks earlg -- you answered my question when you said  orleans   Aug-10-06 11:31 PM   #5 
  - War in Iraq does not = war on terror.  Virginian   Aug-10-06 11:51 PM   #6 
  - Thank you.  Horse with no Name   Aug-10-06 11:58 PM   #7 
  - Now what?  prete_nero   Aug-11-06 12:01 AM   #8 
  - Welcome Aboard prete_nero !!  larissa   Aug-11-06 12:06 AM   #9 
  - Part of the problem  ejbr   Aug-11-06 12:16 AM   #10 
  - Welcome to you too! (nt)  AZBlue   Aug-12-06 12:57 AM   #102 
  - Welcome prete_nero...  AntiFascist   Aug-11-06 01:48 AM   #18 
  - Welcome into the light :-) prete_nero  BelgianMadCow   Aug-11-06 03:30 AM   #24 
  - Welcome to DU! Nice post, a good angle to keep bringing up. nt  lostnfound   Aug-11-06 05:10 AM   #30 
  - "George Bush is a miserable failure". Dick Gephardt's words ring  oasis   Aug-11-06 12:16 AM   #11 
  - These are from Nexis/Lexis about airport security, 3 reports  mrdmk   Aug-11-06 01:41 PM   #80 
     - Great find. Thanks for the link.  oasis   Aug-11-06 03:55 PM   #88 
  - The problem as I see it is:  The Straight Story   Aug-11-06 12:59 AM   #13 
  - "We" don't have a message, and we won't by November either  oxbow   Aug-11-06 01:37 AM   #16 
  - I can respect that  The Straight Story   Aug-11-06 02:05 AM   #19 
  - Effective communication is hard when the playing field is so uneven  oxbow   Aug-11-06 05:16 PM   #90 
  - "We CAN do better!" what idiot came up with that one?  elehhhhna   Aug-11-06 12:03 PM   #70 
  - Exactly.  Common Sense Party   Aug-11-06 02:32 AM   #22 
  - That's the $1,000,000 question. And one the Dems never answer.  AZBlue   Aug-12-06 12:59 AM   #103 
  - Bush Admin sure has made us less safe and people don't seem  28erl   Aug-11-06 01:13 AM   #14 
  - Gore Would Have Stayed the Course in the (REAL) War on Terror  MtMan   Aug-11-06 01:33 AM   #15 
  - Gore would have read the Hart/Rudman report and listened to Richard  oasis   Aug-11-06 01:38 AM   #17 
  - Welcome to DU!  AZBlue   Aug-12-06 01:00 AM   #104 
  - Talk about Hurricane Katrina, the greatest national security issue...  VolcanoJen   Aug-11-06 02:14 AM   #20 
  - Agreed! We have 2 anniversaries coming up: Katrina's 1st & 9/11's 5th  catzies   Aug-11-06 10:49 PM   #99 
  - Oh. I mistakenly thought the title suggested a "Grand Strategy" for  Common Sense Party   Aug-11-06 02:31 AM   #21 
  - Our message should start  H2O   Aug-11-06 04:31 AM   #25 
     - My problem with what you say H20 is that "TRUTH" is not understood  KoKo01   Aug-11-06 07:06 PM   #93 
        - I said it should "start"  H2O   Aug-11-06 08:35 PM   #97 
  - if your goal was to create a permanent republican majority --  xchrom   Aug-11-06 04:31 AM   #26 
  - I see the Dems creating an offensive Grand Strategy themselves  DemExpat   Aug-11-06 04:42 AM   #27 
  - Agreed. New proposals to counter their fluff.  mwooldri   Aug-11-06 08:22 AM   #42 
  - Lots to ponder, EarlG.  democrank   Aug-11-06 04:55 AM   #28 
  - Excellent.  PurpleChez   Aug-11-06 05:01 AM   #29 
  - Counter Strategy  jmondine   Aug-11-06 05:48 AM   #31 
  - Good post, and welcome to DU! n/t  KnaveRupe   Aug-11-06 06:43 AM   #35 
  - What an excellent point! (oh and welcome btw)  mwooldri   Aug-11-06 08:26 AM   #44 
  - Well said! Welcome to DU!  brazenlyliberal   Aug-11-06 10:59 AM   #60 
  - Not to mention...  rnisson   Aug-11-06 11:36 AM   #65 
  - So how many  The Wizard   Aug-11-06 05:53 AM   #32 
  - The wide open Mexican border. Selling our ports to Arabs...  Joanne98   Aug-11-06 05:54 AM   #33 
  - "Osama could walk an army across the southern border"  Warren Stupidity   Aug-11-06 01:27 PM   #78 
  - How about a National Poll  NoBushSpokenHere   Aug-11-06 06:39 AM   #34 
  - Will the DNC read this? Any Senators/House members?  Triana   Aug-11-06 06:51 AM   #36 
  - Echoing your post.  Vinca   Aug-11-06 07:13 AM   #38 
  - My SO's bushbot coworker was panicing over some trip she had planned.  Cobalt Violet   Aug-11-06 07:11 AM   #37 
  - Henny Penny  illinoisprogressive   Aug-11-06 07:26 AM   #39 
  - Strong message  crsharick   Aug-11-06 07:49 AM   #40 
  - welcome to du, ip  mopinko   Aug-11-06 08:22 AM   #43 
  - Interesting to me that unnamed "officials" called this "the real deal."  vickitulsa   Aug-11-06 11:50 AM   #68 
  - Excellent post. WELCOME!  elehhhhna   Aug-11-06 12:06 PM   #71 
  - When, when WHEN did Democrats get the rep of being peace doves?  The Backlash Cometh   Aug-11-06 08:17 AM   #41 
  - Freedoms are disappearing under this administration  ArmchairMeme   Aug-11-06 08:26 AM   #45 
  - How right you are! I heard the glee in their voices too, and  vickitulsa   Aug-11-06 12:16 PM   #73 
  - we have a PEACE CORPS. this is what they do-  mopinko   Aug-11-06 08:33 AM   #46 
  - If Wishes Were Horses ...  3reddogs   Aug-11-06 09:12 AM   #51 
     - An even deeper question to ponder is....  AntiFascist   Aug-11-06 01:36 PM   #79 
  - This is why Dems need to turn the tables & put the fear of god into voters  mtnsnake   Aug-11-06 08:45 AM   #47 
  - they need to turn the tables alright  AtomicKitten   Aug-11-06 09:02 AM   #50 
  - "Bomb and borrow" Repugnicans  zenturtle   Aug-11-06 08:55 AM   #48 
  - The Democrats..  sendero   Aug-11-06 09:12 AM   #52 
  - if dems allow themselves to be drawn into debate about...  mike_c   Aug-11-06 09:45 AM   #53 
  - Just forwarded this to the Radnofsky campaign in Texas  derby378   Aug-11-06 09:56 AM   #54 
  - They don't stop terrorism by creating more terrorists.  Gregorian   Aug-11-06 10:02 AM   #55 
  - Exactly! They are Losing the WOT just like they bungled IRAQ nt  Phoebe Loosinhouse   Aug-11-06 10:13 AM   #56 
  - Thanks for the great responses  EarlG   Aug-11-06 10:13 AM   #57 
  - And another: our republican leaders use terror alerts to scare people  Hardhead   Aug-11-06 11:04 AM   #61 
  - Plus FOLLOW THE MONEY.....  halobeam   Aug-11-06 11:15 AM   #63 
  - Wait, you haven't got mine yet  underpants   Aug-11-06 03:31 PM   #83 
  - No, you still don't have it quite right  WestMichRad   Aug-11-06 07:51 PM   #95 
  - Great minds think alike?  progressive_realist   Aug-11-06 09:27 PM   #98 
  - True, and yet...  wryter2000   Aug-11-06 10:40 AM   #58 
  - excellent post! let's get to work.  robinlynne   Aug-11-06 10:56 AM   #59 
  - They hate us for our freedoms.  threadkillaz   Aug-11-06 11:14 AM   #62 
  - I think Its just that they hate in general...  rnisson   Aug-11-06 11:41 AM   #66 
  - "3000 dead on their watch."  gully   Aug-11-06 11:49 AM   #67 
  - 3,000 + 2,597 and counting  elehhhhna   Aug-11-06 12:10 PM   #72 
     - Ah yes. We musn't forget the troops.  gully   Aug-11-06 12:21 PM   #74 
        - + 1836 in Katrina  Bleachers7   Aug-11-06 04:24 PM   #89 
           - ++ increasing poverty  gully   Aug-11-06 05:35 PM   #91 
  - We can't let Bush separate Iraq from HIS war on terrorism  ktlyon   Aug-11-06 12:29 PM   #75 
  - yeah, wasn't Iraq the centerpiece?  robbedvoter   Aug-11-06 03:50 PM   #87 
  - We need to point out the difference between stopping  EC   Aug-11-06 12:40 PM   #76 
  - Many of us have been screaming for a unified message  senseandsensibility   Aug-11-06 12:44 PM   #77 
  - Republicans have already lost the first two wars on terror  TorchesAndPitchforks   Aug-11-06 01:48 PM   #81 
  - March  SaneInSC   Aug-11-06 03:22 PM   #82 
  - Great discussion people!  vickitulsa   Aug-11-06 03:33 PM   #84 
  - Clark always had the right response for the national security crap  The Count   Aug-11-06 03:42 PM   #85 
  - I always like to ask this question in response to "911 is good for us"  robbedvoter   Aug-11-06 03:48 PM   #86 
  - Well - in ultra simplistic and insulting ways, the dems could  whosinpower   Aug-11-06 06:16 PM   #92 
  - Earl G...we've been dealing with this  KoKo01   Aug-11-06 07:14 PM   #94 
  - exactly, they MUST get out and then support a UNIFIED message.....  bettyellen   Aug-11-06 08:27 PM   #96 
  - Well said.  AZBlue   Aug-12-06 12:55 AM   #101 
     - No deaf ears. We're the last best hope for democracy.  oasis   Aug-13-06 10:45 PM   #105 
 

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