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Harper_is_Bush Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-07-07 09:55 PM
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46. sry. Guess the opposition in this thread has got me a little jumpy
your article and your introduction to it raised my hackles.
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  -POLL: What is the most critical/important issue to you, Global Warming or the Iraq War Harper_is_Bush  Jan-07-07 07:43 PM   #0 
  - The effects of the Iraq war will eventually end...........  Double T   Jan-07-07 07:46 PM   #1 
  - The most important effect of the Iraq war...  JackRiddler   Jan-07-07 10:06 PM   #52 
     - With bushco at the controls, NOTHING is clean; EVERYTHING........  Double T   Jan-08-07 08:38 AM   #69 
        - You have something there...  JackRiddler   Jan-08-07 11:50 AM   # 
        - You have something there...  JackRiddler   Jan-08-07 11:50 AM   #72 
  - The Iraq War is killing people right now. n/t  shaniqua6392   Jan-07-07 07:47 PM   #2 
  - GW is killing people right now, too, approximately 160,000 a year  electron_blue   Jan-07-07 07:51 PM   #5 
  - Odd answer.  Harper_is_Bush   Jan-07-07 07:54 PM   #6 
     - Many are starving already from Global Warming. However, I  jwirr   Jan-07-07 08:00 PM   #7 
  - Depends... if I were in Iraq getting my ass shot at  walldude   Jan-07-07 07:49 PM   #3 
  - If you're not in Iraq, then you can't comment in that regard...  Harper_is_Bush   Jan-07-07 07:50 PM   #4 
     - Oh really? Well than my vote is for Iraq war first  walldude   Jan-07-07 08:27 PM   #11 
  - Of the two  realpolitik   Jan-07-07 08:11 PM   # 
  - I'm personally glad to see Global Warming win out 2:1. For those who believe  Harper_is_Bush   Jan-07-07 08:11 PM   #8 
  - WOW.  crispini   Jan-07-07 08:16 PM   #9 
  - what did you expect? n/t  Harper_is_Bush   Jan-07-07 08:22 PM   #10 
     - I was expecting more of a parity between the two I guess.  crispini   Jan-07-07 08:32 PM   #14 
        - Agreed. Iraq takes on a higher profile than global warming. My feeling...  Harper_is_Bush   Jan-07-07 08:37 PM   #16 
           - You know as someone working in scientific research  nam78_two   Jan-07-07 08:46 PM   #19 
              - I believe what you're seeing is a natural human tendancy to deny/ignore that which is too terrible  Harper_is_Bush   Jan-07-07 09:08 PM   #21 
                 - also the human tendency to consider proximal vs distal events, temporally speaking.  sojourner   Jan-07-07 09:19 PM   #27 
                    - Yes, and global warming has falsely been portrayed as a distant event by the liars  Harper_is_Bush   Jan-07-07 09:52 PM   #44 
                       - Those people have a LOT of blood on their hands  nam78_two   Jan-07-07 09:59 PM   #50 
  - Global Warming is the ONLY issue  Stephanie   Jan-07-07 08:28 PM   #12 
  - Agreed.  Harper_is_Bush   Jan-07-07 09:20 PM   #28 
  - She disagrees  antiimperialist   Jan-07-07 10:58 PM   #62 
  - False opposition. The two things cannot be separated. Let me count the  Peace Patriot   Jan-07-07 08:30 PM   #13 
  - That's why I say it's the Iraq war.  oblivious   Jan-07-07 08:34 PM   #15 
  - Global warming overall-but the two issues are kinda tied together.nt  nam78_two   Jan-07-07 08:41 PM   #17 
  - I hope Dem leadership is paying attention. Tackle Global Warming and you will win  Harper_is_Bush   Jan-07-07 08:42 PM   #18 
  - Unfortunately, that's wrong  DemoDemoCratCrat   Jan-07-07 09:06 PM   #20 
     - "Any true solution to GW is going to cause so much economic pain... be political suicide"  Harper_is_Bush   Jan-07-07 09:10 PM   #23 
        - OK, says you.  DemoDemoCratCrat   Jan-07-07 09:27 PM   #34 
           - The idea that action on global warming would cause economic hardship is a tune the deniers sing  Harper_is_Bush   Jan-07-07 09:49 PM   #41 
           - I'm told  DemoDemoCratCrat   Jan-07-07 10:08 PM   #53 
           - Has Bush's Iraq war been great for the economy?  nam78_two   Jan-07-07 09:55 PM   #45 
              - "Tackle Global Warming and you will win"  DemoDemoCratCrat   Jan-07-07 10:20 PM   #56 
  - Isn't that a false binary? Why can't we address both immediately? - n/t  porphyrian   Jan-07-07 09:10 PM   #22 
  - why don't we address everthing at once, huh?  Harper_is_Bush   Jan-07-07 09:16 PM   #24 
  - How are two things everything?  porphyrian   Jan-07-07 09:22 PM   #30 
     - Two things aren't everything, but I sense that if more issues were added  Harper_is_Bush   Jan-07-07 09:25 PM   #33 
        - Oh, a psychic. Then you know what I'm going to say next. - n/t  porphyrian   Jan-07-07 09:29 PM   #35 
  - Thank you.  lwfern   Jan-07-07 09:59 PM   #49 
     - There's no reason we can't stop global warming without undue personal inconvenience.  porphyrian   Jan-07-07 10:42 PM   #60 
  - Iraq war is bad....killing 100s of thousands. Global warming...10s of millions!!  sojourner   Jan-07-07 09:17 PM   #25 
  - Read It and WEEP  Stephanie   Jan-07-07 09:18 PM   #26 
  - Nothing is irreversible if we just exercise our collective will  derby378   Jan-07-07 09:22 PM   #29 
  - read the article  Stephanie   Jan-07-07 09:23 PM   #31 
  - Guess that takes all the onus off of you to do anything?  Harper_is_Bush   Jan-07-07 09:35 PM   #38 
     - Excuse me, what?  Stephanie   Jan-07-07 09:51 PM   #43 
        - sry. Guess the opposition in this thread has got me a little jumpy  Harper_is_Bush   Jan-07-07 09:55 PM   #46 
           - well I mean "weep" literally  Stephanie   Jan-07-07 09:57 PM   #48 
  - If China invaded us...  antiimperialist   Jan-07-07 09:23 PM   #32 
  - "The thread is a bit pointless"  Harper_is_Bush   Jan-07-07 09:30 PM   # 
     - That makes no sense  antiimperialist   Jan-07-07 10:54 PM   #61 
  - Folks, it is over already. What we should be looking at is building  mikehiggins   Jan-07-07 09:30 PM   #36 
  - Please do not advocate giving up.  Harper_is_Bush   Jan-07-07 09:31 PM   #37 
     - Give up? That's not the big picture.  mikehiggins   Jan-07-07 09:50 PM   #42 
  - we have to....  unkachuck   Jan-07-07 09:36 PM   #39 
  - I love my mother and wife equally.  Harper_is_Bush   Jan-07-07 09:43 PM   #40 
  - For this country? The citizenry is the biggest issue.  skids   Jan-07-07 09:56 PM   #47 
  - symptoms of the same disease - there is NO DIFFERENCE  welshTerrier2   Jan-07-07 10:00 PM   #51 
  - Global warming makes all human struggles look like so many ants fighting.  intheflow   Jan-07-07 10:10 PM   #54 
  - Election Reform. Media Reform.  snot   Jan-07-07 10:17 PM   #55 
  - But we don't need to choose...we can address both NOW.  me b zola   Jan-07-07 10:24 PM   #57 
  - I am with me b zola - BOTH NOW - we need the $$ currently being  IndyOp   Jan-07-07 10:27 PM   #59 
  - I am glad to see Global Warming in the lead as it often appears that some have NO other issue than  saracat   Jan-07-07 10:26 PM   #58 
  - Hand Counting Paper Ballots, NO MACHINES  kster   Jan-07-07 10:59 PM   #63 
  - False dichotomy  Jcrowley   Jan-07-07 11:00 PM   #64 
  - I don't see why we can't do both at the same time. We Dems can  Auntie Bush   Jan-07-07 11:06 PM   #65 
  - Iraq is a gunshot wound; global warming is a cancer  dmesg   Jan-07-07 11:09 PM   #66 
  - Weird question  tavalon   Jan-08-07 05:57 AM   #67 
  - other: both + peak oil  rman   Jan-08-07 06:07 AM   #68 
  - Global warming first, then the out of control global population explosion  mtnsnake   Jan-08-07 08:50 AM   #70 
  - Strawmen ...  Everybody   Jan-08-07 08:57 AM   #71 

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