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The Stranger Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-27-06 04:35 PM
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Seems to be the new meme: You can't control all sides, so keep killing.
The posts were earlier asking what would happen if Israel stopped bombing. Now this: you cannot control everyone, so forget peace.

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  -Calls for "Peace!" won't cut it. Donald Ian Rankin  Jul-27-06 04:13 PM   #0 
  - OK...I have a solution  Taverner   Jul-27-06 04:16 PM   #1 
  - That would hurt everyone but Israel.  porphyrian   Jul-27-06 04:19 PM   #5 
     - I'm not talking about not just sending AID  Taverner   Jul-27-06 04:22 PM   #8 
        - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Jul-27-06 04:25 PM   #12 
  - And what do you suggest is to be offered to Hezbolla?  RGBolen   Jul-27-06 04:17 PM   #2 
  - okay, here's one: let's stop arming the Israelis  ixion   Jul-27-06 04:18 PM   #3 
  - That won't do much, either.  porphyrian   Jul-27-06 04:20 PM   #6 
     - Great, all the more reason to stop, right? n/t  IA_Seth   Jul-27-06 04:23 PM   #9 
     - Did you mean "not to stop?"  porphyrian   Jul-27-06 04:29 PM   #13 
        - Well, if they don't need them...  IA_Seth   Jul-27-06 05:14 PM   # 
        - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Jul-27-06 06:02 PM   #32 
        - Well, if they don't need them...  IA_Seth   Jul-27-06 05:14 PM   #28 
           - You already said that. - n/t  porphyrian   Jul-27-06 06:02 PM   #33 
              - Hey thanks. - n/t  IA_Seth   Jul-27-06 06:07 PM   #34 
     - it's a start, and it's better than selling arms to them  ixion   Jul-27-06 04:24 PM   #10 
        - Why's that? Because they use them?  porphyrian   Jul-27-06 04:30 PM   #14 
  - OK, how about YOU GO THERE and stop the killing.  Swamp Rat   Jul-27-06 04:19 PM   #4 
  - tell that to Dorit, an israeli, and ibitsum, a palestinian, both of whom  niyad   Jul-27-06 04:21 PM   #7 
  - I agree with Dorit and Ibitsum. - n/t  porphyrian   Jul-27-06 04:31 PM   #15 
  - What do they mean by "must"?  Donald Ian Rankin   Jul-27-06 04:44 PM   #22 
  - My thought  MoseyWalker   Jul-27-06 04:25 PM   #11 
  - Overidealistic, I fear.  Donald Ian Rankin   Jul-27-06 04:36 PM   #18 
     - Once one is able to disengage  MoseyWalker   Jul-27-06 04:42 PM   #21 
        - I can't recall any great leaders who *successfully* called for peace  Donald Ian Rankin   Jul-27-06 04:53 PM   #23 
           - The beginning of an education or  MoseyWalker   Jul-27-06 05:04 PM   #26 
              - You still haven't given me any examples.  Donald Ian Rankin   Jul-27-06 05:10 PM   #27 
                 - I don't think you're paying attention!  MoseyWalker   Jul-27-06 05:16 PM   #29 
                    - And which war did Ghandi stop simply by calling for it?  Donald Ian Rankin   Jul-28-06 09:23 AM   #36 
  - Calls for "War!" won't cut it, either.  impeachdubya   Jul-27-06 04:32 PM   #16 
  - I'm afraid I think that's a fair summary.  Donald Ian Rankin   Jul-27-06 04:41 PM   #20 
  - Seems to be the new meme: You can't control all sides, so keep killing.  The Stranger   Jul-27-06 04:35 PM   # 
  - You've misunderstood my point.  Donald Ian Rankin   Jul-27-06 04:58 PM   #25 
     - Well, don't forget that the Israelis are in their country.  The Stranger   Jul-27-06 05:19 PM   #30 
        - "You"?  Donald Ian Rankin   Jul-27-06 05:30 PM   #31 
  - That's about the silliest thing I've read all week.  sfexpat2000   Jul-27-06 04:35 PM   #17 
  - Simply calling for something seldom helps achieve it.  Donald Ian Rankin   Jul-27-06 04:39 PM   #19 
  - Actually, calls for peace are going to have to cut it.  rucky   Jul-27-06 04:58 PM   #24 
  - If I have such a plan I sure as hell wouldn't be  guinivere   Jul-27-06 06:10 PM   #35 
  - So--until someone successfully solves your little word game...  Bridget Burke   Jul-28-06 09:33 AM   #37 
  - No, you've completely and utterly misunderstood everything I said.  Donald Ian Rankin   Jul-28-06 11:14 AM   #38 
  - It's better than being sucked into the sectarian crap  otherlander   Jul-28-06 12:05 PM   #39 
 

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