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Clio the Leo Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jun-08-09 10:58 PM
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  - I sure didn't appreciate Rachel's snide little put down of HST. chieftain  Jun-08-09 08:26 PM   #0 
  - I thought you meant Hunter S. Thompson!  rockymountaindem   Jun-08-09 08:30 PM   #1 
  - Me too!  DrToast   Jun-08-09 08:47 PM   #6 
  - Hubble Space Telescope.  lapfog_1   Jun-08-09 10:16 PM   #19 
  - Hormone systemic therapy? nt  Honeycombe8   Jun-09-09 09:44 PM   #78 
  - There weren't a lot of civil Rights advocates anywhere! He did the  firedupdem   Jun-08-09 08:33 PM   #2 
  - The things you miss when you watch Jon and Kate instead.....  Clio the Leo   Jun-08-09 08:35 PM   #3 
  - I don't live in the US anymore  shellgame26   Jun-09-09 02:36 AM   #50 
     - In short....  Clio the Leo   Jun-09-09 08:48 AM   #65 
        - Thanks!  shellgame26   Jun-09-09 09:31 PM   #77 
  - Rachel spoke the truth. I'm sure some could find someone that might  Hieronymus   Jun-08-09 08:37 PM   #4 
  - Yes she did, and I also think the reason Obama isn''t going to  napi21   Jun-08-09 08:46 PM   #5 
  - Hard when the Supreme Court refused to hear it. Obama could stop  Hieronymus   Jun-08-09 08:49 PM   #8 
  - Here's one source that disagrees with you and Rachel on HST.  chieftain   Jun-08-09 08:54 PM   #9 
     - *  Clio the Leo   Jun-08-09 10:58 PM   #23 
  - Uh, HST did something symbolic, the military just ignored it.  boppers   Jun-08-09 08:49 PM   #7 
  - It was the Korean War, not HST that desegregated the military  Kaleva   Jun-08-09 09:08 PM   #10 
  - You're not allowed to say the Army ignored Truman. "Truman desegregated" is now official DU myth.  HamdenRice   Jun-08-09 09:51 PM   #17 
  - I didn't know that the Army ignored Truman until today  Kaleva   Jun-08-09 10:18 PM   #21 
  - The Army may have, but the Air Force led the way...  damonm   Jun-08-09 11:51 PM   #33 
     - Yes, probably because of the experience with the 332nd Fighter Group (Tuskeegee Airmen) ...  HamdenRice   Jun-09-09 06:04 AM   #51 
     - That story doesn't surprise me, unfortunately.  damonm   Jun-09-09 12:39 PM   #69 
     - The Navy came in a close 2nd. Army put up a fight against it.  Kaleva   Jun-09-09 10:03 AM   #67 
  - And the reality based community also knows  ruggerson   Jun-08-09 11:53 PM   #35 
     - Exactly.  chieftain   Jun-09-09 06:58 AM   #55 
  - Well, we are in two wars...  Starry Messenger   Jun-09-09 01:01 AM   #44 
  - I like Rachel but she is really trying my nerves!  Political Tiger   Jun-08-09 09:14 PM   #11 
  - I am ambivalent about her.  chieftain   Jun-09-09 06:58 AM   #53 
  - Why am I not surprised? (nt)  Tarheel_Dem   Jun-08-09 09:29 PM   #12 
  - wasn't as annoying  CTLawGuy   Jun-08-09 09:34 PM   #13 
  - Truman was an anticommunist. Do the math.  Jim Sagle   Jun-08-09 09:42 PM   #14 
  - I don't think she meant that as a slap to Harry Truman  jkshaw   Jun-08-09 09:43 PM   #15 
  - There's evidence that Truman made a number of racist statments. He was not pure. NT  ShortnFiery   Jun-08-09 09:45 PM   #16 
  - For example ...  ShortnFiery   Jun-08-09 10:01 PM   #18 
  - But his actions were positive, at least in his integration of the armed forces  rockymountaindem   Jun-08-09 10:17 PM   #20 
  - Yes, but I don't think you'll get folks of Japanese descent to have any "warm regards"  ShortnFiery   Jun-08-09 11:15 PM   #26 
  - Harry Truman didn't order the internment of Japanese-Americans  rockymountaindem   Jun-08-09 11:37 PM   #30 
     - No, but he did NOT have much respect for the Japanese. It was NOT the best card as there  ShortnFiery   Jun-08-09 11:42 PM   #31 
     - If you believe Truman began the "trend" of pre-emptive strikes, you should see the outbreak of WWI  rockymountaindem   Jun-08-09 11:46 PM   #32 
     - Hint.  ShortnFiery   Jun-08-09 11:52 PM   #34 
     - Or the outbreak of WWII in the Pacific  JVS   Jun-09-09 12:24 AM   #40 
     - Truman launched a pre-emptive strike against Imperial Japan?  Kaleva   Jun-09-09 12:18 AM   #37 
     - ...  ShortnFiery   Jun-09-09 12:38 AM   #42 
        - That's not preemptive  Kaleva   Jun-09-09 01:34 AM   #49 
     - self delete  Kaleva   Jun-09-09 12:18 AM   #38 
     - How did he begin "this HORRIFIC trend of Pre-Emptive Strikes in modern warfare."?  JVS   Jun-09-09 12:21 AM   #39 
        - What Nation is the ONLY one to use  ShortnFiery   Jun-09-09 12:37 AM   #41 
           - That's not what preemptive means.  JVS   Jun-09-09 01:07 AM   #45 
           - Pre-emptive annhiliation then? ... the beginning of the end ... to all of humanity. NT  ShortnFiery   Jun-09-09 01:14 AM   #46 
           - um, genius, japan attacked us first......  dionysus   Jun-09-09 09:50 AM   #66 
              - um, professor, I'm specifically referring to annihilation. USA only nation to use the A bomb.  ShortnFiery   Jun-09-09 12:42 PM   #70 
                 - No, you specifically used the word pre-emptive. Also you claimed a trend. A trend that ended...  JVS   Jun-09-09 01:06 PM   #72 
                    - I corrected myself. Unlike most, I'm willing to restate. But keep focusing on my error because  ShortnFiery   Jun-09-09 05:42 PM   #76 
     - Not August and RockyMountainDem is already defending dropping 2 nukes on civiilians!  Bonobo   Jun-09-09 12:17 AM   #36 
  - Furthermore...Truman was a political opponent of the KKK in MO in the mid-1920s.  ellisonz   Jun-09-09 07:36 AM   #60 
  - It is not remarkable that Truman growing up when and where  chieftain   Jun-09-09 07:02 AM   #56 
  - My Favorite Truman Quote:  cherokeeprogressive   Jun-08-09 11:30 PM   #28 
  - Hitler had undertaken a serious effort to acquire the Atomic Bomb.  ellisonz   Jun-09-09 07:43 AM   #61 
  - Most White men...  Rebubula   Jun-09-09 06:52 AM   #52 
  - And that makes it acceptable? How? n/t  Raineyb   Jun-09-09 11:13 AM   #68 
     - Context.  verges   Jun-09-09 10:05 PM   #80 
  - so what? I'd rather have a racist do the right thing  ecstatic   Jun-09-09 09:52 PM   #79 
  - I had to read your post again to figure out who Rachel is that you referenced.  LiberalFighter   Jun-08-09 10:53 PM   #22 
  - What I find amusing are the commercials for the Rachel show....  Clio the Leo   Jun-08-09 10:58 PM   #24 
  - Allowing black men and white men to die side by side for American...  mitchum   Jun-08-09 11:07 PM   #25 
  - Blacks fought alongside whites in the Revolutionary War  Kaleva   Jun-08-09 11:25 PM   #27 
  - Hawaiian Standard Time?  masuki bance   Jun-08-09 11:35 PM   #29 
  - Rachel's problem is that she thinks she's smarter and  JamesA1102   Jun-09-09 12:45 AM   #43 
  - I find her humble. She's willing to accept alternative sources than what the  ShortnFiery   Jun-09-09 01:17 AM   #47 
  - On some issues  JamesA1102   Jun-09-09 04:37 PM   #74 
  - Not to sound facetious...but she is smarter than most...  rasputin1952   Jun-09-09 06:58 AM   #54 
  - The jumping of Rachel here is because she stands up for  Bluenorthwest   Jun-09-09 07:32 AM   #58 
  - Rhodes scholarship aside...  rasputin1952   Jun-09-09 07:48 AM   #62 
     - I agree except for one thing  Bluenorthwest   Jun-09-09 08:23 AM   #64 
        - Not trying to sound trite...  rasputin1952   Jun-09-09 01:58 PM   #73 
  - Being smarter and thinking you're smarter are two different things  JamesA1102   Jun-09-09 04:40 PM   #75 
  - I like her, but I stopped listening to her opinions when she thought Obama was losing the election.  Dawgs   Jun-09-09 07:22 AM   #57 
  - Interesting timeline on the intergration of the military  Kaleva   Jun-09-09 01:17 AM   #48 
  - I don't understand why the truth bothers people so much.  RufusH   Jun-09-09 07:33 AM   #59 
  - She really should stop faking it.  ellisonz   Jun-09-09 08:02 AM   #63 
  - I stopped watching her when her show became the "Rachel Maddow and Jonathan Turley Hour"  scheming daemons   Jun-09-09 12:44 PM   #71 
 

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