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dogday Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed May-17-06 11:29 AM
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15. My Son is in the National Guard
but he won't be able to protect the borders cause he is fighting in an illegal war in Iraq... This is the biggest clusterf*ck of a situation I have ever seen.... :mad:

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  -OK..now the National guard deployment scheme sounds like a total load of . w8liftinglady  May-17-06 10:34 AM   #0 
  - Normal training deployments are 2 weeks a year  bmcatt   May-17-06 10:37 AM   #1 
  - I guess what I don't understand is this..  w8liftinglady   May-17-06 10:41 AM   #3 
     - It won't help the border patrol and can only serve to further  leeroysphits   May-17-06 11:24 AM   #12 
        - That was my feeling-it is a recipe for disaster.  w8liftinglady   May-17-06 11:32 AM   #17 
  - It's dimson trying to appease anyone who will listen but  babylonsister   May-17-06 10:38 AM   #2 
  - Yep. As soon as I heard "two weeks"  Gormy Cuss   May-17-06 10:43 AM   #4 
  - That's what I thought...how does this HELP the Border patrol?  w8liftinglady   May-17-06 10:49 AM   #8 
     - I don't think it's screw-ups so much as heightened inefficiencies  Gormy Cuss   May-17-06 11:16 AM   #10 
        - That was a poor way for me to word that statement  w8liftinglady   May-17-06 11:19 AM   #11 
  - Everything Bush does is just a setup for a photo op  tridim   May-17-06 10:45 AM   #5 
  - Cry "Terra" and let loose the Dogs of Public Relations!  FSogol   May-17-06 10:48 AM   #6 
  - It's PR to appease the KKK wing of the party.  Tierra_y_Libertad   May-17-06 10:48 AM   #7 
  - Isn't it obvious?  Vinnie From Indy   May-17-06 10:52 AM   #9 
  - I don't think this will ever see daylight  catmandu57   May-17-06 11:25 AM   #13 
  - This way you can give them their two weeks, and don't even have  DS1   May-17-06 11:27 AM   #14 
  - My Son is in the National Guard  dogday   May-17-06 11:29 AM   #15 
  - Isn't that the truth...  w8liftinglady   May-17-06 11:31 AM   #16 
     - He gets his two break in June  dogday   May-17-06 12:46 PM   #20 
  - The National Guard uses their 2-week Annual Training (AT)  Squatch   May-17-06 11:36 AM   #18 
  - ** is too cheap to hire more border patrol officers.  Blue State Native   May-17-06 11:45 AM   #19 
 

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