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flyarm Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Feb-22-06 08:25 PM
Response to Reply #10
12. foreign companies..not foreign nations...big difference!
this sale is to a foreign nation..no way no ho0w is this going through!

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  -Port Deal, let's hear from the experts, shall we? northzax  Feb-22-06 07:33 PM   #0 
  - If we don't have any experts just wait a few minutes  mikehiggins   Feb-22-06 07:56 PM   #1 
  - I definately want a second opinion  twaddler01   Feb-22-06 07:57 PM   #2 
  - did you read the links?  northzax   Feb-22-06 07:59 PM   #3 
     - I just don't see the people being happy with it  twaddler01   Feb-22-06 08:18 PM   #8 
     - the politicians, right?  northzax   Feb-22-06 08:23 PM   #11 
     - LOLOL....the CFR is hardly Bush friendly??  George Oilwellian   Feb-22-06 09:19 PM   #72 
        - Heh...yeah  twaddler01   Feb-23-06 12:18 PM   #95 
  - So You Support This Deal?  Southpawkicker   Feb-22-06 08:03 PM   #4 
  - well, then we have a problem  northzax   Feb-22-06 08:21 PM   #10 
     - foreign companies..not foreign nations...big difference!  flyarm   Feb-22-06 08:25 PM   #12 
     - Why Even Foreign Companies?  Southpawkicker   Feb-22-06 08:27 PM   #16 
     - oh i agree 100% ..but no foreign nation should have any investments in our  flyarm   Feb-22-06 08:36 PM   #29 
     - well, the government of China  northzax   Feb-22-06 08:29 PM   #17 
        - I Do Know This And I Have Found It Disturbing.  Southpawkicker   Feb-22-06 08:34 PM   #25 
        - The last time I checked, the governments of China, Singapore, et al  KansDem   Feb-22-06 08:57 PM   #55 
           - quick  northzax   Feb-22-06 09:02 PM   #62 
              - Absurd argument.  tabasco   Feb-22-06 09:29 PM   #79 
                 - well, everyone says that two UAE citizens were involved in 9/11  northzax   Feb-22-06 09:40 PM   #81 
                    - But not the British government...  KansDem   Feb-23-06 09:51 AM   #92 
     - You Can Cite Whoever You Wish  Southpawkicker   Feb-22-06 08:26 PM   #14 
        - Outsourcing  twaddler01   Feb-22-06 08:30 PM   #19 
        - it's not outsourcing  northzax   Feb-22-06 08:32 PM   #21 
        - They do get money for it though n./t  twaddler01   Feb-22-06 08:33 PM   #23 
        - And that isn't good for our security either  Southpawkicker   Feb-22-06 08:33 PM   #24 
        - I don't trust *  twaddler01   Feb-22-06 08:32 PM   #20 
        - cfr= illuninati!..bilderbergs & trilateral..get them the hell away from  flyarm   Feb-22-06 08:39 PM   #33 
  - i have all the expertise i need..two hijackers were from UAE..  flyarm   Feb-22-06 08:05 PM   #5 
  - no second opinon..the opinion of the people of the states is all they need  flyarm   Feb-22-06 08:10 PM   #6 
  - As I mentioned in several other posts...  TreasonousBastard   Feb-22-06 08:10 PM   #7 
  - well you didn't listen to corzine nor the governor that just left..  flyarm   Feb-22-06 08:21 PM   #9 
     - ahh, so the people can abrogate contracts?  northzax   Feb-22-06 08:27 PM   #15 
        - its not going to happen..not in NJ!! i assure you of that! n/t  flyarm   Feb-22-06 08:41 PM   #35 
  - I don't need an "expert" to teach me common sense.  Clarkie1   Feb-22-06 08:25 PM   #13 
  - how about Airports?  northzax   Feb-22-06 08:30 PM   #18 
     - Absolutely.  Clarkie1   Feb-22-06 08:33 PM   #22 
     - but, they won't fly here if they don't have gates  northzax   Feb-22-06 08:35 PM   #27 
     - Americans can manage their gates.  Clarkie1   Feb-22-06 08:38 PM   #32 
        - so you would kill international air travel  northzax   Feb-22-06 08:42 PM   #36 
           - read my edited post. also...  Clarkie1   Feb-22-06 08:42 PM   #38 
           - you argument is nonsence!..  flyarm   Feb-22-06 08:45 PM   #42 
              - What is truly silly is comparing the leasing of an entire Port  Clarkie1   Feb-22-06 08:48 PM   #49 
              - and which one of the ports is leased in its entierety?  northzax   Feb-22-06 08:57 PM   #56 
              - does American, or United  northzax   Feb-22-06 08:58 PM   #57 
                 - Yes, and it may interest everyone to know...  TreasonousBastard   Feb-22-06 09:51 PM   #83 
                    - there are many stories that would make your hair curl..  flyarm   Feb-22-06 11:22 PM   #90 
     - You Got It Clarkie!  Southpawkicker   Feb-22-06 08:35 PM   #28 
     - they don't lease the airports! big difference! n/t  flyarm   Feb-22-06 08:42 PM   #37 
        - they lease the gates  northzax   Feb-22-06 08:45 PM   #41 
        - It is not the same thing at all.  Clarkie1   Feb-22-06 08:47 PM   #45 
        - no it is not!! bullshit! n/t  flyarm   Feb-22-06 08:47 PM   #46 
        - yes, it is!  northzax   Feb-22-06 11:52 PM   #91 
        - No, that's the equivalent of a ship going into the port.  Inland   Feb-22-06 08:47 PM   #47 
           - and you tell me  northzax   Feb-22-06 08:59 PM   #58 
           - no foreign government should have anything to do with the entries  flyarm   Feb-22-06 09:05 PM   #65 
           - That would be the UAE company.  Inland   Feb-22-06 09:24 PM   #76 
              - quite a bit, actually  northzax   Feb-22-06 10:00 PM   #85 
                 - You're certainly not changing my mind.  Inland   Feb-22-06 10:08 PM   #86 
           - Inland you are correct!! IF A FOREIGN air carrier DOES NOT FOLLOW OUR  flyarm   Feb-22-06 09:00 PM   #59 
           - and if a port operations contractor  northzax   Feb-22-06 09:03 PM   #63 
              - they could also shut down our ports!!..this is just stupid..beyond stupid.  flyarm   Feb-22-06 09:07 PM   #66 
              - I don't think that contract cancellation is a protection against terror.  Inland   Feb-22-06 09:22 PM   #75 
           - Not a foreign country, but BAA completely manages Indianapolis Airport  muriel_volestrangler   Feb-22-06 09:02 PM   #61 
              - and let's not forget  northzax   Feb-22-06 09:14 PM   #69 
              - Yep. I don't want foreign companies controlling that infrastructure.  Inland   Feb-22-06 09:20 PM   #73 
        - Bingo! n/t  Clarkie1   Feb-22-06 08:46 PM   #43 
  - You miss the point  BeFree   Feb-22-06 08:35 PM   #26 
  - so, for short term poltical gain  northzax   Feb-22-06 08:37 PM   #30 
     - No  BeFree   Feb-22-06 08:46 PM   #44 
     - Hey. You sound like a liberal!  Telly Savalas   Feb-22-06 09:02 PM   #60 
        - And cleaning up behind...  BeFree   Feb-22-06 09:07 PM   #67 
           - Quite to the contrary...  Telly Savalas   Feb-22-06 09:17 PM   #71 
              - I'm not playing no fear  BeFree   Feb-22-06 09:25 PM   #77 
                 - Justice and fairness are precisely what defeats the enemy.  Telly Savalas   Feb-22-06 10:19 PM   #89 
  - Sighyou lost me guys  ddzimm   Feb-22-06 08:37 PM   #31 
  - Because when I'm looking for what's good for Joe/Joanne Sixpack,  RUMMYisFROSTED   Feb-22-06 08:39 PM   #34 
  - so give me a good example of someone who is looking out for joe sixpack  northzax   Feb-22-06 08:43 PM   #39 
     - Look around.  RUMMYisFROSTED   Feb-22-06 08:48 PM   #48 
     - Read the thread you recently started.  Clarkie1   Feb-22-06 08:52 PM   #51 
     - here is your answer!! for joe sixpack...  flyarm   Feb-22-06 08:55 PM   #54 
     - here is another reason for joe sixpack!  flyarm   Feb-22-06 09:17 PM   #70 
  - hmmm....this is striking  twaddler01   Feb-22-06 08:44 PM   #40 
  - people keep citing this  northzax   Feb-22-06 08:52 PM   #52 
  - Yeah and people really don't know what happened  Generator   Feb-22-06 09:20 PM   #74 
     - just out of curiosity  northzax   Feb-22-06 09:56 PM   #84 
  - It's all related. Anyone with common sense can see that. n/t  Clarkie1   Feb-22-06 08:53 PM   #53 
  - see, this is all about symbolism...9/11 aftershock writ large  Gabi Hayes   Feb-22-06 08:50 PM   #50 
  - Dude , Where's my country ?  Geo55   Feb-22-06 09:04 PM   #64 
  - there is a major difference of a company running our ports and a foreign  flyarm   Feb-22-06 09:10 PM   #68 
  - I read the articles, and they did not change my position at all.  johnaries   Feb-22-06 09:26 PM   #78 
  - well, to answer your points  northzax   Feb-22-06 10:14 PM   #87 
  - here is another reason the UAE shouldn't own anything in this country  flyarm   Feb-22-06 10:15 PM   #88 
  - is this guy an "expert?"  Gabi Hayes   Feb-22-06 09:35 PM   #80 
  - how about this guy?  Gabi Hayes   Feb-22-06 09:41 PM   #82 
  - ...moved...  A-Schwarzenegger   Feb-23-06 09:54 AM   #93 
  - I've been against this from the start, but this confirmed it for me.  converted_democrat   Feb-23-06 09:57 AM   #94 
 

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