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Warren DeMontague Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Mar-02-06 08:42 PM
Response to Reply #27
34. What?
The election of 1994?
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  -I just spent a half hour talking to a former Gitmo guard.... cdsilv  Mar-02-06 08:01 PM   #0 
  - "like in 1994"?  impeachdubya   Mar-02-06 08:03 PM   #1 
  - Oh yes, I agree....but perhaps a swing the other way??? n/t  cdsilv   Mar-02-06 08:04 PM   #2 
  - Gotcha. It's well past time. Clearly.  impeachdubya   Mar-02-06 08:06 PM   #6 
  - Why was it a disaster for the nation?  FloridaPat   Mar-02-06 08:35 PM   #27 
     - Democrats lost control of the House and Senate....  greatauntoftriplets   Mar-02-06 08:37 PM   #29 
     - I was misreading it as 1944! Sorry. I was wondering why that date  FloridaPat   Mar-02-06 08:47 PM   #38 
        - Yeah, that wouldn't make a whole lot of sense, now, would it...  impeachdubya   Mar-02-06 09:51 PM   #54 
     - What?  impeachdubya   Mar-02-06 08:42 PM   #34 
  - Please expound on your 1994 comment  sparosnare   Mar-02-06 08:05 PM   #3 
  - Call it a counterrevolution  jmowreader   Mar-03-06 08:49 AM   #105 
  - Thanks for the info...  mdmc   Mar-02-06 08:05 PM   #4 
  - How are "things less dire than we think they are"???  greatauntoftriplets   Mar-02-06 08:05 PM   #5 
  - of course hes' covering his ass  pocket   Mar-02-06 08:09 PM   #9 
  - Oh, I know that....  greatauntoftriplets   Mar-02-06 08:11 PM   #10 
  - Can you rule out the possibility that what he is saying is true?  JWS   Mar-02-06 09:20 PM   #49 
     - Auschwitz was a big place too  pocket   Mar-02-06 09:52 PM   #55 
     - Are you comparing Gitmo to Auschwitz?  JWS   Mar-03-06 08:57 PM   #124 
     - Yep, Gitmo's a pretty big place  Pastiche423   Mar-02-06 10:06 PM   #58 
  - He certainly could be.  cdsilv   Mar-02-06 08:12 PM   #12 
  - lol  bpilgrim   Mar-02-06 08:15 PM   #13 
  - You're really laying it on thick  bryant69   Mar-02-06 08:16 PM   #14 
  - I talk to an ex-soldier every day and every night....  greatauntoftriplets   Mar-02-06 08:18 PM   #15 
  - I hear you...  w8liftinglady   Mar-02-06 10:55 PM   #76 
  - You don't know many soldiers that lie?  Pastiche423   Mar-02-06 08:24 PM   #21 
     - "Holding hundreds of human beings w/o charges"  laura888   Mar-02-06 08:39 PM   #30 
  - "less dire" if you are not a prisoner there. n/t  cantstandbush   Mar-03-06 09:12 PM   #131 
  - less dire for who?  bpilgrim   Mar-02-06 08:07 PM   #7 
  - They are being held without charges, counsel or trial...  Webster Green   Mar-02-06 08:08 PM   #8 
  - thank YOU for sayin' it  gimama   Mar-02-06 10:06 PM   #57 
     - ((((((gimama))))))))  DearAbby   Mar-02-06 11:26 PM   #85 
     - Thank YOU & feel this HUG :)  gimama   Mar-02-06 11:44 PM   #89 
     - there is a large communty of people who can relate...if you want links..  w8liftinglady   Mar-02-06 11:40 PM   #88 
     - I would REALLY appreciate it!  gimama   Mar-03-06 12:54 AM   #95 
        - I'll post them here,in case anyone else might need them,and PM you  w8liftinglady   Mar-03-06 07:07 AM   #99 
     - "PLEASE do not judge the Soldiers on the ground, ...  Webster Green   Mar-03-06 10:53 AM   #111 
     - It is cruel  Marie26   Mar-03-06 11:09 AM   #114 
  - What do you expect him to say?  BlackVelvet04   Mar-02-06 08:12 PM   #11 
  - I'm just repeating what he said. That's all.  cdsilv   Mar-02-06 08:20 PM   #16 
     - we got the videos and images to prove it, hello...  bpilgrim   Mar-02-06 08:24 PM   #23 
     - Thanks for posting this video link.  tnlefty   Mar-02-06 09:44 PM   #52 
     - Because we did that shit before, just a guess...  Solon   Mar-02-06 08:27 PM   #24 
     - Say WHAT?? "THEY" ARE FAMILY  gimama   Mar-02-06 10:53 PM   #74 
        - Soldiers are obligated, under current military codes to NOT follow...  Solon   Mar-02-06 11:03 PM   #79 
           - I know someone who is to this day wracked with guilt for the  Lydia Leftcoast   Mar-02-06 11:20 PM   #83 
           - Just be glad you're not in their position. nt  Marie26   Mar-03-06 11:10 AM   #115 
     - My first bit of unsolicited advice to you, cdsilv  Karenina   Mar-02-06 08:48 PM   #39 
     - Hey!  Swamp Rat   Mar-02-06 08:52 PM   #40 
     - Na Du! Geht's Dir gut?  Karenina   Mar-02-06 09:03 PM   #44 
     - Traurig, Ich folge nicht Basketball.  Swamp Rat   Mar-02-06 09:11 PM   #46 
     - Thank You Baby, I hear YOU!!!  gimama   Mar-02-06 10:38 PM   #68 
     - He is right.  JWS   Mar-02-06 09:13 PM   #48 
        - we know there was and is TORTURE practices, daily, being followed there  bpilgrim   Mar-02-06 09:30 PM   #50 
        - I am interested in learning about the torture you speak of  JWS   Mar-03-06 08:50 PM   #123 
        - Gitmo needs to be shut down period.. There are many well documented  converted_democrat   Mar-03-06 08:20 AM   #103 
        - Once again  JWS   Mar-03-06 09:02 PM   #127 
           - Here..  converted_democrat   Mar-04-06 02:12 PM   #132 
        - It is very well documented in photos, testimonials and videos. Why are  leesa   Mar-03-06 09:42 AM   #108 
        - Please direct me to this evidence  JWS   Mar-03-06 09:00 PM   #125 
           - See post #132.. n/t  converted_democrat   Mar-05-06 06:45 AM   #133 
        - All the "fixing" Gitmo needs  Karenina   Mar-03-06 11:43 AM   #120 
        - Hey, I agree  JWS   Mar-03-06 09:01 PM   #126 
        - The world is a bit bigger  Karenina   Mar-03-06 02:32 PM   #121 
           - I think you mistook the context of my last sentence  JWS   Mar-03-06 08:47 PM   #122 
     - I fear for you and your kind. But I fear for those of us who must live by  NoSheep   Mar-02-06 10:26 PM   #63 
     - Are you serious?  mmonk   Mar-02-06 10:47 PM   #72 
  - Well, you just gave us zero information  Thtwudbeme   Mar-02-06 08:20 PM   #17 
  - OK, I'm full of shit, happy now? n/t  cdsilv   Mar-02-06 08:22 PM   #18 
     - ummm dude  Thtwudbeme   Mar-02-06 08:23 PM   #20 
        - I too want the details.  AX10   Mar-02-06 08:24 PM   #22 
        - I'm not really sure how much I can say without getting dinged by ...  cdsilv   Mar-02-06 08:31 PM   #25 
           - "Farmed out" to other NON-U.S. Prisons, no doubt  laura888   Mar-02-06 08:41 PM   #33 
  - There are pictures that prove that torture occured.  AX10   Mar-02-06 08:23 PM   #19 
  - Nope. I'm not defending them, just him.  cdsilv   Mar-02-06 08:33 PM   #26 
  - I give up. The mass of DU is right, my neighbor, who was there is wrong.  cdsilv   Mar-02-06 08:36 PM   #28 
  - why do you think DU is so popular  bpilgrim   Mar-02-06 08:40 PM   #32 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Mar-02-06 08:44 PM   #35 
  - Some people support torture  sandnsea   Mar-02-06 08:44 PM   #36 
  - Rationalization  Marie26   Mar-03-06 11:16 AM   #118 
  - "Gitmo is a NIGHTMARE" is what I heard from someone who has recently  Hissyspit   Mar-02-06 09:11 PM   #47 
  - that's right, because you saw it on the Internets. I suppose the fact  Raster   Mar-02-06 10:18 PM   #61 
  - Well, when you start off with a bullshit premise...  Zhade   Mar-02-06 10:40 PM   #69 
  - don't give UP, debate is good..  gimama   Mar-02-06 11:08 PM   #80 
  - If they are right I am open to that  JWS   Mar-03-06 09:09 PM   #130 
  - NOT saying/implying anything about you BUT your comment  bobbieinok   Mar-02-06 08:56 PM   #43 
  - Did you hear the father's answer to his 7 yr. old, bobbieinok? n/t  vickiss   Mar-02-06 09:43 PM   #51 
     - he was clearly upset that his son had heard some of his own bitter  bobbieinok   Mar-02-06 10:11 PM   #59 
        - I'm glad the father could ease the boy's mind, but  vickiss   Mar-03-06 06:53 AM   #98 
  - No, it's not so wrong to want to think the neighbor isn't a torturer.  Gormy Cuss   Mar-03-06 09:09 AM   #106 
  - Are there pictures from Gitmo?  Marie26   Mar-03-06 11:14 AM   #116 
  - You keep saying there are photos etc!  JWS   Mar-03-06 09:06 PM   #129 
  - I don't believe they're free to discuss certain things.  impeachdubya   Mar-02-06 08:40 PM   #31 
  - Exactly! Sweeping even one innocent up without a trial...  laura888   Mar-02-06 08:45 PM   #37 
  - Only a half hour? And we don't get to hear any details?  NoSheep   Mar-02-06 08:54 PM   #41 
  - How would YOU like to be treated like this, smartie?  Lydia Leftcoast   Mar-02-06 08:55 PM   #42 
  - Yikes  gimama   Mar-02-06 11:12 PM   #81 
     - I just did, and all I can say is "Yikes!"  Lydia Leftcoast   Mar-02-06 11:17 PM   #82 
        - LOL! "yikes!" on You reading my Mind!  gimama   Mar-02-06 11:36 PM   #87 
  - Revolution? Try the CANVAS website and contact Pora for tips.  JWS   Mar-02-06 09:07 PM   #45 
  - For Him, Sure. But I Don't Recall Ever Reading That Every Guard At Gitmo  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Mar-02-06 09:47 PM   #53 
  - you're right, no torture  mitchtv   Mar-02-06 10:04 PM   #56 
  - his name isn't "Sad Little Pony" is it?  Cocoa   Mar-02-06 10:13 PM   #60 
  - all I am reporting is what I've been told.  cdsilv   Mar-02-06 10:25 PM   #62 
     - I'm going to be honest  Cocoa   Mar-02-06 10:38 PM   #67 
  - 72 percent of our troops believe Saddam was responsible for 911  RagingInMiami   Mar-02-06 10:29 PM   #64 
  - sigh - rick was a guard at gitmo...  cdsilv   Mar-02-06 10:34 PM   #65 
     - sigh  RagingInMiami   Mar-02-06 10:36 PM   #66 
     - OK, I've believed that Gitmo should be closed way before ....  cdsilv   Mar-02-06 10:46 PM   #71 
        - Why so many sighs  RagingInMiami   Mar-02-06 10:49 PM   #73 
        - Thanks  Marie26   Mar-03-06 11:03 AM   #113 
     - What I'm having trouble understanding is how him saying  Lone_Star_Dem   Mar-03-06 12:07 AM   #90 
     - I don't get it either really.  jbnow   Mar-03-06 12:41 AM   #92 
  - Can be a symptom of PTSD  w8liftinglady   Mar-02-06 10:43 PM   #70 
  - All I've been trying to tell y'all is that this is what the ....  cdsilv   Mar-02-06 10:54 PM   #75 
     - it took my son three years to give me a glimpse at the truth  w8liftinglady   Mar-02-06 10:56 PM   #77 
     - exactly. n/t  cdsilv   Mar-02-06 10:59 PM   #78 
     - Thinking of You, & Yours  gimama   Mar-02-06 11:24 PM   #84 
        - Thank YOU....  w8liftinglady   Mar-02-06 11:27 PM   #86 
           - I know. and YOU WILL .  gimama   Mar-03-06 12:36 AM   #91 
           - It just occured to me-your screen name  w8liftinglady   Mar-03-06 07:18 AM   #100 
           - Hope springs eternal (I don't mean that cynically)  Random_Australian   Mar-03-06 12:48 AM   #94 
              - I just got a big eHug!  gimama   Mar-03-06 12:59 AM   #96 
     - no it fucking isn't. its what ONE returning soldier is telling you.  thebigidea   Mar-05-06 01:18 PM   #135 
  - I never understand the "talking to the primary" fetish  alcibiades_mystery   Mar-03-06 12:47 AM   #93 
  - cdsilv - please read this...  Pastiche423   Mar-03-06 01:28 AM   #97 
  - Incredible  Marie26   Mar-03-06 11:26 AM   #119 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Mar-03-06 07:19 AM   #101 
  - They must keep silent on events for 25 years--in fact they're sworn to  elehhhhna   Mar-03-06 08:09 AM   #102 
  - Which only goes to show that the only purpose of "secrecy" is  Lydia Leftcoast   Mar-03-06 08:44 AM   #104 
     - I never said it was 'fine and dandy'. I just said this is what I've been  cdsilv   Mar-03-06 09:12 AM   #107 
  - I spent an hour talking to a former guard at Auschwitz, and it appears  Raster   Mar-03-06 10:37 AM   #109 
  - "we need a new crop of legislators and executives in Washington, D.C"  Demand Justice   Mar-03-06 10:42 AM   #110 
  - No, it absolutely is dire.  SmokingJacket   Mar-03-06 10:57 AM   #112 
  - Just ask Scumsfeld, IT'S LIKE A VACATION DOWN THERE!  specimenfred1984   Mar-03-06 11:14 AM   #117 
  - How many kinds of vegetable and fruit do they get again?  Mayberry Machiavelli   Mar-03-06 09:04 PM   #128 
  - I'm sure this post from just this morning is just an odd coincidence, too  Ms. Clio   Mar-05-06 01:12 PM   #134 
  - This is interesting because..  chrisbur   Mar-05-06 01:39 PM   #136 
 

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