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rubberducky Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jul-14-07 11:41 AM
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12. I can`t even begin to count the ways our lives would be better.
Let`s start with Iraq, then move on to Katrina. Let alone the fact that we would be on our way to serious alternative energy.As it is, it will take us YEARS to right the wrongs of this administration. God only knows what fun they have lined up for the next election.
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  -I posted on my veterans' board that my dream ticket was Gore/Clark. Freeper responds: driver8  Jul-14-07 11:33 AM   #0 
  - #1 - 9/11 wouldn't have happened had Gore been President.  Hissyspit   Jul-14-07 11:34 AM   #1 
  - Yes, it would have. They don't care who our president is. But, no, we would not be bowing to Mecca  MookieWilson   Jul-14-07 11:36 AM   #4 
     - I don't belive that  DiktatrW   Jul-14-07 11:41 AM   #11 
     - Just to clarify  Catch22Dem   Jul-14-07 11:47 AM   #16 
        - Oops, Typo.  DiktatrW   Jul-14-07 11:50 AM   #18 
           - Nah, not a typo  Catch22Dem   Jul-14-07 11:59 AM   #24 
     - Gore wouldn't have ignored the threat. Gore wouldn't have trashed the anti-terrorism  Hissyspit   Jul-14-07 11:52 AM   #19 
     - Gore would have listened to the CIA and his national security advisors.  yardwork   Jul-14-07 11:55 AM   #21 
     - It was prudent to confirm who, exactly, attacked the Cole. Having warning on something isn't enough  MookieWilson   Jul-14-07 01:12 PM   #33 
        - I recommend Richard Clarke's book, Against All Enemies.  yardwork   Jul-14-07 04:55 PM   #45 
     - Gore, having been VP with Clarke...  sutz12   Jul-14-07 11:57 AM   #23 
     - Clark, not Clarke  Catch22Dem   Jul-14-07 12:01 PM   #28 
     - In 1999 Gore presented recommendations on securing commercial  alfredo   Jul-14-07 12:10 PM   # 
     - I don't know if he could have implemented it.  Rosemary2205   Jul-14-07 03:35 PM   #41 
     - Then the GOP's fall would have come a lot sooner.  alfredo   Jul-14-07 04:52 PM   #44 
        - Or at the very least, the response to 9/11 would have been to implement Hart-Rudman  yardwork   Jul-14-07 05:03 PM   #47 
           - They only see an upside to terrorism. It gives them power over us.  alfredo   Jul-14-07 05:44 PM   #52 
     - Yes. The Hart-Rudman report.  Perragrande   Jul-14-07 04:39 PM   #43 
        - But the bush junta knew best.  alfredo   Jul-14-07 05:36 PM   #51 
     - Instead of 9/11, The Causus Belli Would Have Been President Gore's Assassination by "Terrorists"  AndyTiedye   Jul-14-07 01:14 PM   #34 
        - That is a very interesting idea. Until 2000 I would have dismissed it.  yardwork   Jul-14-07 05:02 PM   #46 
  - So, NOW is the moment for the Sheehan rejoinder.  sfexpat2000   Jul-14-07 11:35 AM   #2 
  - my thoughts? -- why -- why is george bush GROWING the taliban? n/t  xchrom   Jul-14-07 11:35 AM   #3 
  - AND al Qaida? n/t  sfexpat2000   Jul-14-07 11:37 AM   #5 
     - yeah i added that on edit --  xchrom   Jul-14-07 11:40 AM   #8 
  - That's unfounded speculation.  evlbstrd   Jul-14-07 11:37 AM   #6 
  - It could have been prevented, but, perhaps not. We were relying on incompetents to protect us...  MookieWilson   Jul-14-07 11:55 AM   #20 
     - Yeah, incompetents like Condi Rice. n/t  sfexpat2000   Jul-14-07 11:56 AM   #22 
     - We're still relying on incompetents. TSA employees don't have to have high school diplomas.  yardwork   Jul-14-07 05:05 PM   #48 
  - did you offer him another glass of kool-aid?  wildhorses   Jul-14-07 11:38 AM   #7 
  - What, and we aren't bowing towards Mecca now? What a stupid asshole!  MADem   Jul-14-07 11:40 AM   #9 
  - His second point  Mz Pip   Jul-14-07 11:40 AM   #10 
  - I can`t even begin to count the ways our lives would be better.  rubberducky   Jul-14-07 11:41 AM   #12 
  - Ask him who holds hands with the kingdom that produced  texasleo   Jul-14-07 11:41 AM   #13 
  - Ooh, nice response!  Cabcere   Jul-14-07 03:27 PM   #39 
  - ROFL, they are all so fear based. when did America turn into such sissies??  AZDemDist6   Jul-14-07 11:43 AM   #14 
  - Waht makes him so special?  TomClash   Jul-14-07 11:45 AM   #15 
  - How did you respond?  Elwood P Dowd   Jul-14-07 11:49 AM   #17 
  - I did mention the fact that when Bush had an opportunity to serve his country,  driver8   Jul-14-07 02:44 PM   #37 
  - Show us your response. nt  Quixote1818   Jul-14-07 12:00 PM   #25 
  - Here is my response:  driver8   Jul-14-07 02:46 PM   #38 
  - Gore/Clark '08 would be one helluva ticket  NI4NI   Jul-14-07 12:00 PM   #26 
  - Yes it would.  yardwork   Jul-14-07 05:08 PM   #49 
  - where's osama?  lakeguy   Jul-14-07 12:01 PM   #27 
  - If Al Gore would have been president in 2001...  jmowreader   Jul-14-07 12:09 PM   #29 
  - My Response...  ElboRuum   Jul-14-07 12:10 PM   #30 
  - Good response, but Jmowreader's is even better.  AndreaCG   Jul-14-07 01:53 PM   #36 
  - I cannot guaratentee that 9.11 wouldn't have happenedt  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-14-07 12:11 PM   #31 
  - Tell him Gore sure as hell wouldn't have been in a classroom  MadMaddie   Jul-14-07 12:47 PM   #32 
  - Gore wouldn't have ignored the Aug 6 PDB titled Bin Laden determined to strike  MiniMe   Jul-14-07 01:28 PM   #35 
  - Why would you answer to this?  DutchLiberal   Jul-14-07 03:31 PM   #40 
  - This guy's an idiot  BlueCollar   Jul-14-07 03:38 PM   #42 
  - If he is so brave, why would he be bowing toward Mecca  treestar   Jul-14-07 05:14 PM   #50 
 

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