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Tellurian Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Dec-29-07 12:17 PM
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24. What really captured my attention..
is when Biden said he had his 'Plan for Troop Deployment out of Iraq' sitting in his desk drawer. He had me then as a supporter for a VP slot should Hillary Win the nomination. Now that Cheney has given the VP a more authoritative position, Biden is the perfect Pit Bull for keeping the Neocons in line.
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  -Biden defends Democrats' OK of Iraq war Evergreen Emerald  Dec-29-07 10:14 AM   #0 
  - Read the statements they made when making the vote and it becomes clear their vote's intentions. nt  MookieWilson   Dec-29-07 10:15 AM   #1 
  - From what Biden's saying, it sounds like he voted without ever reading what the resolution said.  Seabiscuit   Dec-29-07 10:20 AM   #2 
  - Why do you say that?  rucky   Dec-29-07 11:08 AM   #7 
     - I said it because Biden's statement makes absolutely no sense at all.  Seabiscuit   Dec-29-07 02:42 PM   #26 
        - sanctions = 1441.  rucky   Dec-29-07 03:02 PM   #27 
           - All true, but none of that is made clear by Biden's statement.  Seabiscuit   Dec-29-07 03:13 PM   #28 
  - uhm hmm.  bunnies   Dec-29-07 10:28 AM   #3 
  - Russ Feingold figured it out.  sellitman   Dec-29-07 10:56 AM   #6 
     - It just frustrates me SO much.  bunnies   Dec-29-07 11:16 AM   #11 
  - I have to agree with him, it is logical (IF applied to a rational regime)  Didereaux   Dec-29-07 10:40 AM   #4 
  - Yes, he did make a mistake....  1corona4u   Dec-29-07 11:09 AM   #8 
     - Anyone who claims to know what bush would do is a liar or psychic?  bunnies   Dec-29-07 11:26 AM   #15 
     - That's certainly a more frank statement  JerseygirlCT   Dec-29-07 11:28 AM   #17 
     - What really captured my attention..  Tellurian   Dec-29-07 12:17 PM   #24 
  - Biden knew he was gambling when he voted for the IWR. He knew better than  wienerdoggie   Dec-29-07 10:41 AM   #5 
  - That's my main difference with Biden  Armstead   Dec-29-07 11:13 AM   #9 
  - See my post above.  1corona4u   Dec-29-07 11:13 AM   #10 
     - I understand it and appreciate Biden's recognizing it now  Armstead   Dec-29-07 11:20 AM   #12 
  - I don't believe the UN voted approval for regime change...  dmosh42   Dec-29-07 11:20 AM   #13 
  - If you read the statement, he said it was about  1corona4u   Dec-29-07 11:23 AM   #14 
  - This is where he, and all the rest of them who voted for it, disappoint  JerseygirlCT   Dec-29-07 11:26 AM   #16 
  - Remember the DU threads at the time?  Lurking Dem   Dec-29-07 11:32 AM   #19 
  - You know...  1corona4u   Dec-29-07 11:35 AM   #20 
     - I'm not looking for scapegoats, but I do think it was a serious  JerseygirlCT   Dec-29-07 11:41 AM   #22 
        - Exactly...  1corona4u   Dec-29-07 11:51 AM   #23 
  - I think they had more information than we did. I think Bush came to them  Evergreen Emerald   Dec-29-07 11:31 AM   #18 
  - It was a cowardly political calculation by every one of them  kenzee13   Dec-29-07 11:40 AM   #21 
  - It isn't about how they voted....  suston96   Dec-29-07 12:25 PM   #25 
  - That is just happy horseshit.  sellitman   Dec-29-07 03:16 PM   #29 
  - "I was for it before I was against it"  no name no slogan   Dec-29-07 03:28 PM   #30 
 

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