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Truth2Tell Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Apr-11-09 01:35 AM
Response to Reply #44
46. You are focused on YOU
That's really what you got from my post?
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  -This pirate/hostage incident is critical Truthiness Inspector  Apr-10-09 11:24 PM   #0 
  - Obama is letting the experts handle this.  tabatha   Apr-10-09 11:25 PM   #1 
  - He is the President of the United States  Truthiness Inspector   Apr-10-09 11:29 PM   #6 
  - Forget Obama: WWCKD (What would Captain Kirk do)?  InAbLuEsTaTe   Apr-11-09 09:53 AM   #71 
  - here, I thought you wanted him to put his THOR outfit on and leap halfway round the globe  Supersedeas   Apr-11-09 07:17 PM   #86 
  - Indeed. This is a messy, yet delicate situation.  backscatter712   Apr-10-09 11:30 PM   #7 
     - Somali piracy is going to continue no matter what we do here  Hippo_Tron   Apr-11-09 04:20 AM   #58 
        - The key is to reestablish sane government in Somalia.  backscatter712   Apr-11-09 09:43 AM   #70 
  - Obama should nuke 'em!  Drunken Irishman   Apr-10-09 11:26 PM   #2 
  - Hell yes!!!  AtomicKitten   Apr-10-09 11:28 PM   #5 
  - RIGHT FUCKING NOW!!!1  NYC Liberal   Apr-11-09 12:10 AM   #27 
  - And then Teabag 'em for good measure.  ChimpersMcSmirkers   Apr-11-09 06:54 PM   #84 
  - Are you nuts? He should nuke France. Or Sweden. Damn socialists.  Hamlette   Apr-12-09 12:56 PM   #109 
  - Its a petty crime. I am sorry if people get hurt  here_is_to_hope   Apr-10-09 11:27 PM   #3 
  - i think a guided missile frigate would be pretty conspicuous on 5th avenue  mkultra   Apr-10-09 11:41 PM   #15 
  - lol  Norrin Radd   Apr-11-09 03:52 AM   #53 
  - It is not petty crime. They are armed with automatic weapons and demand ransoms as much as a few  wisteria   Apr-11-09 12:02 AM   # 
     - Right now the larger issue is the man's life. Attack the boat and he could end up dead.  Jennicut   Apr-11-09 07:30 AM   #66 
     - You mean like DV cases where men take hostages...  me b zola   Apr-12-09 07:46 AM   #103 
  - It is being handled  bluestateguy   Apr-10-09 11:28 PM   #4 
  - That's right...  Truthiness Inspector   Apr-10-09 11:31 PM   #9 
     - Oh for God's sake  bluestateguy   Apr-10-09 11:36 PM   #12 
        - I'm glad you are done with this thread. n/t  Truthiness Inspector   Apr-10-09 11:38 PM   #14 
           - Do you get this bent out of shape over every bank robbery that takes place in the country?  Joe the Revelator   Apr-11-09 12:17 AM   #32 
  - Hammers of Hell?  RoyGBiv   Apr-10-09 11:31 PM   #8 
  - What would you prefer? The doilies from heaven?  Truthiness Inspector   Apr-10-09 11:33 PM   #11 
     - Okay then ...  RoyGBiv   Apr-11-09 12:59 AM   #39 
  - He should show the world how crazy he is by sacrificing the captain.  MrSlayer   Apr-10-09 11:32 PM   #10 
  - You're right  Truthiness Inspector   Apr-10-09 11:36 PM   #13 
     - I don't think he should publicly say anything.  MrSlayer   Apr-10-09 11:50 PM   #19 
     - Obama (in big prime time speech): Enough, we're gonna blow you out of the fucking water!  NYC Liberal   Apr-11-09 12:14 AM   #30 
     - AMERICA! FUCK YEAHHHHHHHHHHHHHH!  Drunken Irishman   Apr-11-09 12:40 AM   #35 
        - Freedom isn't free...  Hippo_Tron   Apr-11-09 03:12 PM   #82 
     - You talk as if the President is some kind of trained seal, who performs on command...  Tarheel_Dem   Apr-12-09 02:13 AM   #89 
  - Wow, you're not kidding are you?  HughMoran   Apr-10-09 11:42 PM   #16 
  - Why ISN'T it important to YOU?  Truthiness Inspector   Apr-10-09 11:49 PM   #18 
     - I think the pirates will regret the day they attacked US citizens  HughMoran   Apr-11-09 12:02 AM   #24 
  - Obama should teabag 'em.... Right Fucking NOW!!!  NYC_SKP   Apr-10-09 11:42 PM   #17 
  - So this is a joke to you?  Truthiness Inspector   Apr-10-09 11:54 PM   #20 
     - Ok. Let's suppose your post is not tongue-in-cheek.  jefferson_dem   Apr-10-09 11:57 PM   #21 
     - Make it clear that piracy will never be rewarded  Truthiness Inspector   Apr-11-09 12:07 AM   #26 
        - I totally agree with you in principle.  jefferson_dem   Apr-11-09 12:12 AM   #28 
        - You are absolutely correct!  laugle   Apr-11-09 12:53 AM   #38 
     - If I were that man I would want somebody to pay the fucking ransom  Hippo_Tron   Apr-11-09 04:17 AM   #57 
     - I think your response it too emotional  Zodiak   Apr-11-09 07:21 AM   #64 
  - Exactly how would he "crush" them?  tinrobot   Apr-10-09 11:57 PM   #22 
  - So, the next time someone holds someone hostage in hometown, USA  quakerboy   Apr-10-09 11:58 PM   #23 
  - This is an international issue. It is not a small town crime. n/t  wisteria   Apr-11-09 12:03 AM   #25 
     - No, its a large sea crime  quakerboy   Apr-11-09 01:13 AM   #42 
  - Because you know better than Obama and the experts around him, right?  NYC Liberal   Apr-11-09 12:12 AM   #29 
  - Is there some rush here?  FrenchieCat   Apr-11-09 12:17 AM   #31 
  - Excellent post, FrenchieCat! We need to wait this thing out, doing exactly  CTyankee   Apr-11-09 10:05 AM   #72 
  - The pirate story is dramatic  Truth2Tell   Apr-11-09 12:26 AM   #33 
  - "it ranks about number 6,728. "  Truthiness Inspector   Apr-11-09 12:34 AM   #34 
     - SHUT THE FUCKING COUNTRY DOWN RIGHT NOW!  Drunken Irishman   Apr-11-09 12:41 AM   #36 
     - I'm sure you know your answer was weak.  Truthiness Inspector   Apr-11-09 12:44 AM   #37 
        - No, your OP was weak.  FrenchieCat   Apr-11-09 01:01 AM   #40 
           - I appreciate your post  Truthiness Inspector   Apr-11-09 01:17 AM   #43 
              - You don't know how Obama is handling the situation,  FrenchieCat   Apr-11-09 02:50 AM   #49 
              - OMG. You're a police officer? I don't know about anyone else, but...  Tarheel_Dem   Apr-12-09 02:22 AM   #91 
                 - It scares me too  spiritual_gunfighter   Apr-12-09 04:06 PM   #120 
     - Soulless? Really?  Truth2Tell   Apr-11-09 01:10 AM   #41 
        - Then worry about what you want to  Truthiness Inspector   Apr-11-09 01:21 AM   #44 
        - You are focused on YOU  Truth2Tell   Apr-11-09 01:35 AM   #46 
        - Well said ...  RoyGBiv   Apr-11-09 01:30 AM   #45 
        - Thank you.  FrenchieCat   Apr-11-09 02:51 AM   #51 
        - I wish I could recommend your post.  Tarheel_Dem   Apr-12-09 02:26 AM   #93 
  - You aren't even subtle  tkmorris   Apr-11-09 01:40 AM   #47 
  - Doesn't this poster detest Obama if I remember correctly? Hidden motives.  Jennicut   Apr-11-09 07:34 AM   #67 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Apr-12-09 02:27 AM   #94 
  - And what should he do that would not endanger the life of the captain?  MiniMe   Apr-11-09 01:42 AM   #48 
  - For perspective, I think of this stuff on the topic.  RandomThoughts   Apr-11-09 02:51 AM   #50 
  - That's how we separate the Freepers from the rest of us.  FrenchieCat   Apr-11-09 02:54 AM   #52 
  - Even if you view it as a math problem, people suggesting the rambo method are doing faulty math  Hippo_Tron   Apr-11-09 04:15 AM   #56 
     - And in an odd pattern matching, Rambo fits the comments.  RandomThoughts   Apr-11-09 04:22 AM   #59 
        - I didn't think of that, but it's a very good point  Hippo_Tron   Apr-11-09 04:29 AM   #60 
  - Doing as you suggest is a great way to get the hostages killed  Hippo_Tron   Apr-11-09 04:03 AM   #54 
  - Yes! KILL! IRRATIATE THEM ALL MUHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAAA  Political Heretic   Apr-11-09 04:04 AM   #55 
  - war war war war war war war  dcindian   Apr-11-09 04:59 AM   #61 
  - Why is this news?  Life Long Dem   Apr-11-09 06:28 AM   #62 
  - Someone has to go to jail  apr09   Apr-11-09 06:47 AM   #63 
  - The French attacked the pirates and one of the hostages end up dead  Jennicut   Apr-11-09 07:29 AM   #65 
  - Well if Obama stayed true to the principles  jeanpalmer   Apr-11-09 07:41 AM   #68 
  - wow. thanks for the sterling illustration of impressive stupidity.  cali   Apr-11-09 07:47 AM   #69 
     - Miss sarcasm much? nt  Truth2Tell   Apr-11-09 01:06 PM   #80 
     - got to make it more obvious  jeanpalmer   Apr-11-09 06:53 PM   #83 
     - I guess you are one of the ones that needs the :sarcam: emote  spiritual_gunfighter   Apr-12-09 04:12 PM   #121 
  - Not to worry...false flag?  stillcool   Apr-11-09 10:40 AM   #73 
  - If Obama does become overtly involved,  Are_grits_groceries   Apr-11-09 11:00 AM   #74 
  - Yeah they should just blow them up. Who gives a shit about the Captain.  Phx_Dem   Apr-11-09 11:05 AM   #75 
  - It's hard to know how to respond to your post. If you are literally  saltpoint   Apr-11-09 11:09 AM   #76 
  - If it was your dad held hostage, you'd be singing a different tune.  onetwo   Apr-11-09 11:29 AM   #77 
  - Oh for god's sake.  SemiCharmedQuark   Apr-11-09 12:02 PM   #78 
  - Some of you are yabbering on....  Sheepshank   Apr-11-09 12:10 PM   #79 
  - Plenty of time left to negotiate  creeksneakers2   Apr-11-09 01:10 PM   #81 
  - Sounds like somebody needs some cod liver oil and a good nap.  Number23   Apr-11-09 07:09 PM   #85 
  - Glad saner people are in charge of this problem  Thothmes   Apr-11-09 07:33 PM   #87 
  - More bloodthirsty idiocy.  Raineyb   Apr-12-09 01:46 AM   #88 
  - He's doing the right things so far  sampsonblk   Apr-12-09 02:22 AM   #90 
  - I'll BET that thousands more die each year from lack of healthcare  Duer 157099   Apr-12-09 02:23 AM   #92 
  - DUMBEST. POST. EVER. S-CHIP SOUND FAMILIAR?  Tarheel_Dem   Apr-12-09 02:40 AM   #96 
     - OBVIOUSLY you haven't read any of my other posts  Duer 157099   Apr-12-09 02:43 AM   #97 
        - Of that, I'm quite sure. If this is any indication of your repoirte, I'll pass. (nt)  Tarheel_Dem   Apr-12-09 02:53 AM   #98 
  - Your complete lack of perspective  ASUliberal   Apr-12-09 02:34 AM   #95 
  - Kill em all and let god sort em out.  Danger Mouse   Apr-12-09 03:06 AM   #99 
  - That's fucking stupid. They have hostages, genius. You want to "throw the hammer down" on hostages?  LittleBlue   Apr-12-09 03:34 AM   #100 
  - Yeah lets not blow up the hostages...  ASUliberal   Apr-12-09 03:45 AM   #101 
  - OFFS  me b zola   Apr-12-09 07:37 AM   #102 
  - Now will you shut your mouth?  bluestateguy   Apr-12-09 12:50 PM   #104 
  - I was Right and you were Wrong!  FrenchieCat   Apr-12-09 12:51 PM   #105 
  - wow....  azmouse   Apr-12-09 12:53 PM   #106 
  - He looked stupid then!  FrenchieCat   Apr-12-09 12:55 PM   #108 
  - This won't be the first time  HughMoran   Apr-12-09 01:04 PM   #112 
  - Thank goodness it was Obama the helm... AHEM  Peacetrain   Apr-12-09 12:54 PM   #107 
  - It's over  HughMoran   Apr-12-09 01:03 PM   #110 
  - Yup - not enough carnage.  BlooInBloo   Apr-12-09 01:04 PM   #111 
     - 3 out of 4 of the pirates were killed, the OP should be pleased.  joshcryer   Apr-12-09 01:07 PM   #113 
  - Thank God or Whomever You Hold That to Be That Obama is President  PopSixSquish   Apr-12-09 01:15 PM   #114 
  - K&R to your most excellent post!  IndianaGreen   Apr-12-09 01:26 PM   #115 
  - My post on this thread back on Friday.....responding to the OP!  FrenchieCat   Apr-12-09 01:31 PM   #116 
  - Yuppers - I Read That - But I Also Know a Few Cops/HRT Folks  PopSixSquish   Apr-12-09 01:48 PM   #117 
  - Bingo ...  RoyGBiv   Apr-12-09 02:09 PM   #118 
  - How ironic that your posts feature a photo of GWB** giving DUers the finger.  ClassWarrior   Apr-12-09 02:19 PM   #119 
  - Looks like the "hammers of hell" have been dropped...  ecstatic   Apr-12-09 04:15 PM   #122 
  - Gee, I was kind of hoping the 'hammers of hell' would fall somewhere else.  Flying Dream Blues   Apr-12-09 07:38 PM   #123 
 

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