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damntexdem Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Nov-10-06 10:47 PM
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6. Well, Americans in future may someday speak of Fallujah ...
with the exact same awe and reverence that the Japanese now give Guadalcanal and Iwo Jima.
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  -Americans will speak of battles like Fallujah with same awe and reverence as Guadalcanal & Iwo Jima bigtree  Nov-10-06 10:23 PM   #0 
  - Don't think so kool-aid monkey. nt  bluerum   Nov-10-06 10:30 PM   #1 
  - Good men died for nothing - if that's his idea of a glorious battle.  wake.up.america   Nov-10-06 10:32 PM   #2 
  - good men did indeed 'die for nothing'  bigtree   Nov-11-06 10:05 AM   #22 
  - I don't think so.  Floogeldy   Nov-10-06 10:35 PM   #3 
  - good lord, has he no shame at all...?  mike_c   Nov-10-06 10:36 PM   #4 
  - Fallujah, the Guernica of Our Times  bigtree   Nov-10-06 10:43 PM   #5 
     - For those who may not be familiar with Picasso's "Guernica" showing scenes of war...  Radio_Lady   Nov-10-06 10:50 PM   #7 
  - Well, Americans in future may someday speak of Fallujah ...  damntexdem   Nov-10-06 10:47 PM   #6 
  - This is the truth. Thank you.  uppityperson   Nov-10-06 10:53 PM   #11 
  - Fallujah = Khe Sahn & Iadrang Valley  KharmaTrain   Nov-10-06 10:51 PM   #8 
  - Perhaps he didn't learn  benddem   Nov-10-06 10:52 PM   #9 
  - Most Americans can't name two battle in Korea or Vietnam  Vorta   Nov-10-06 10:52 PM   #10 
  - I kinda fucking doubt it. They'll talk about it like they talk about Chosin Reservoir,  Redstone   Nov-10-06 10:56 PM   #12 
  - Truer words were never spoken Redstone.  mohinoaklawnillinois   Nov-10-06 11:06 PM   #17 
  - Hey, wait a minute!! They died for Halliburton and Big Oil. That's a glorious cause,  kath   Nov-10-06 11:31 PM   #20 
  - If we leave, then Al Qaeda will have the only foreign force there--  eridani   Nov-10-06 10:56 PM   #13 
  - that 'al-Qaeda' force is a band of Iraqi resisters who've taken on the moniker of the terrorists  bigtree   Nov-11-06 11:03 AM   #27 
     - I thought that the propaganda announcement was Al Qaeda  eridani   Nov-11-06 03:53 PM   #34 
        - yep. the Afghanistan bunch wants to keep the fight going in Iraq  bigtree   Nov-11-06 04:00 PM   #36 
  - Really? Didn't realize we'd use White Phosphorus on children in Iwo Jima  jgraz   Nov-10-06 10:57 PM   #14 
  - Americans will speak of Iraq with the same incredulity and disgust as  Phredicles   Nov-10-06 10:59 PM   #15 
  - So Guadalcanal and Iwo Jima were revenge attacks for 4 murdered contractors ?  TheBaldyMan   Nov-10-06 11:00 PM   #16 
  - Little Hollow Man  Jacobin   Nov-11-06 10:10 AM   #23 
  - i was wondering if he would fuck up during this speech  madrchsod   Nov-10-06 11:26 PM   #18 
  - he couldn't resist the political prop for his shamful occupation  bigtree   Nov-11-06 12:01 PM   #31 
  - Newhour's Jim Lehrer gave the best speech. He WAS a marine.  muntrv   Nov-10-06 11:29 PM   #19 
  - I agree, Jim Lehrer rocked the house. n/t  Uncle Joe   Nov-11-06 04:24 PM   #37 
  - kick  bigtree   Nov-11-06 09:43 AM   #21 
  - They will speak of Bush like they do of Nuremberg!  Generic Other   Nov-11-06 10:17 AM   #24 
  - Bush is as delusional as his followers  IndianaGreen   Nov-11-06 10:22 AM   #25 
  - *sigh* I can't take his ignorance much longer.  in_cog_ni_to   Nov-11-06 10:25 AM   #26 
  - yes, that was one of the cruel things he said in the speech  donsu   Nov-11-06 11:05 AM   #28 
  - cram his mouth shut  bigtree   Nov-11-06 11:07 AM   #29 
  - Good lord, he couldn't even leave his shitbag politics out of this dedication.  Mayberry Machiavelli   Nov-11-06 11:08 AM   #30 
  - Some might without impeachment. History is easiest to  mmonk   Nov-11-06 12:09 PM   #32 
  - Bravely  TexasLawyer   Nov-11-06 12:13 PM   #33 
  - STILL deluded! STILL pushing his rejected "policy" and lies!  WinkyDink   Nov-11-06 03:55 PM   #35 
 

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