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TahitiNut Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Aug-11-07 03:35 PM
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57. With all due respect, that's superficial and simplistic nonsense.
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  -Are They Testing The Waters For A Draft? Me.  Aug-10-07 07:28 PM   #0 
  - Nothing would bring Bush's poll numbers closer to zero.  missb   Aug-10-07 07:29 PM   #1 
  - agreed. armaggeddon without the rapture for this country.  roguevalley   Aug-11-07 09:18 PM   #64 
  - that is why the amnesty for illegal aliens  CountAllVotes   Aug-10-07 07:29 PM   #2 
  - Absolutely.  robertpaulsen   Aug-10-07 07:38 PM   #3 
  - That's What I Was Wondering  Me.   Aug-10-07 07:50 PM   #5 
  - It won't matter if Americans get into the streets.  pnwmom   Aug-10-07 08:12 PM   #7 
     - Many parents of draft aged youth remember Vietnam- publicized ot not, they will not accept it.  BeHereNow   Aug-10-07 08:16 PM   #9 
     - I'm of that age and I don't know how I would prevent that,  pnwmom   Aug-10-07 08:18 PM   #12 
     - I know how I would prevent it-  BeHereNow   Aug-10-07 08:21 PM   #13 
        - I agree.  H2O Man   Aug-10-07 08:42 PM   #17 
        - I have a 15-1/2 year old, and that's the way I feel... over my dead body.  Justyce   Aug-10-07 08:49 PM   #19 
        - Our oldest Grandson is 15 - 1/2, too.  ClayZ   Aug-10-07 10:47 PM   #37 
        - And if you have more than one kid,  pnwmom   Aug-11-07 02:48 PM   #50 
        - That's where I am too.  bleever   Aug-10-07 09:20 PM   #29 
     - my son turns 18 with a few months of Bush left....Bush DOES NOT get him...  MnFats   Aug-11-07 11:09 AM   #48 
     - Concentrate on impeaching Gonzales, Public Funding of All Campaigns . . .  defendandprotect   Aug-10-07 08:16 PM   #10 
     - If they institute a draft, the masses will not need to see  Texas Explorer   Aug-10-07 08:21 PM   #14 
  - Agree with you and then some...  BeHereNow   Aug-10-07 08:09 PM   #6 
     - And I agree with what you say about an underground railroad.  robertpaulsen   Aug-11-07 10:12 PM   #65 
  - If a Republican is elected in 2008 ...  Drifter   Aug-10-07 07:48 PM   #4 
  - The draft will give the neocons an almost unlimited supply  pnwmom   Aug-10-07 08:17 PM   #11 
     - excellent  welshTerrier2   Aug-10-07 08:21 PM   #15 
     - I am also your age (I think) in that I have a draft age young'un....  adsosletter   Aug-10-07 09:05 PM   #23 
        - A couple of thoughts (in addition to my post below) ...  TahitiNut   Aug-10-07 09:36 PM   #31 
        - I agree "shame on us"...  adsosletter   Aug-10-07 09:56 PM   #34 
        - Not everyone in our generation remembers Vietnam the way we do.  pnwmom   Aug-11-07 02:52 PM   #51 
  - Yeah -- "What's the problem with leaving Bush in office another 1 1/2 years?" !!!!!!!  defendandprotect   Aug-10-07 08:13 PM   #8 
  - Draft? Now? I have to wonder whether there's another objective.  TahitiNut   Aug-10-07 08:39 PM   #16 
  - Hey TahitiNut...  adsosletter   Aug-10-07 09:06 PM   #24 
  - Except You're Thinking Rationally  Beetwasher   Aug-10-07 09:28 PM   #30 
  - They're conniving, brazen, and corrupt ... NOT stupid.  TahitiNut   Aug-10-07 09:41 PM   #33 
     - Have They Always Done The SMART Thing?  Beetwasher   Aug-11-07 10:21 AM   #43 
        - The 'standard' is ... PROFIT. Have they successfully PROFITED?  TahitiNut   Aug-11-07 11:01 AM   #46 
           - The Profit Motive Is But One Layer  Beetwasher   Aug-11-07 08:37 PM   #61 
  - Serious food for thought.  bleever   Aug-10-07 10:03 PM   #35 
  - You're very welcome.  TahitiNut   Aug-10-07 10:11 PM   #36 
  - Interesting Questions  Me.   Aug-10-07 11:39 PM   #39 
  - Let's think a bit deeper into this.  TahitiNut   Aug-11-07 10:13 AM   #42 
     - You're Very Right About  Me.   Aug-11-07 10:47 AM   #45 
  - Yep  Strawman   Aug-13-07 04:32 PM   #66 
  - I don't think a draft will happen.  MisterHowdy   Aug-10-07 08:46 PM   #18 
  - It would take certain conditions to activate the draft, all unlikely ...  Akoto   Aug-10-07 08:54 PM   #20 
  - Saying No Won't Be Enough  Me.   Aug-10-07 09:09 PM   #25 
  - They sure are, long live the KING.  sarcasmo   Aug-10-07 08:55 PM   #21 
  - First thing I thought of  Canuckistanian   Aug-10-07 09:00 PM   #22 
  - They won't be able to hold the protesters back then  Bitwit1234   Aug-10-07 09:13 PM   #26 
  - bushit is against it because  zidzi   Aug-10-07 09:13 PM   #27 
  - There should ALWAYS be a draft. To equalize. To get anti-war protesters OUT there. n/t  UTUSN   Aug-10-07 09:15 PM   #28 
  - Stand closer. It's lonely enough in this choir.  TahitiNut   Aug-10-07 09:39 PM   #32 
  - It's a naive view to think that the protesters stopped the Vietnam war.  pnwmom   Aug-11-07 02:56 PM   #52 
     - With all due respect, that's superficial and simplistic nonsense.  TahitiNut   Aug-11-07 03:35 PM   #57 
  - draftees "added no value, no advantage, really..."  followthemoney   Aug-10-07 11:33 PM   #38 
  - Corporatists have always sneered at "unprofessional" (citizen) military.  TahitiNut   Aug-11-07 03:25 PM   #54 
  - Cut and pasted from another thread I posted to this a.m.  The Backlash Cometh   Aug-11-07 08:44 AM   #40 
  - Sat. Morn  Me.   Aug-11-07 10:03 AM   #41 
  - They've been testing it for years.  Orsino   Aug-11-07 10:41 AM   #44 
  - They float it like a 'vaccination' ... just enough to stimulate resistance.  TahitiNut   Aug-11-07 03:32 PM   #55 
  - Yep  Flabbergasted   Aug-11-07 11:05 AM   #47 
  - Lotsa Republiks are bouncing off the ceiling right about now...  Prisoner_Number_Six   Aug-11-07 11:10 AM   #49 
  - My roommate says he would "just show up" to any draft board...  Alexander   Aug-11-07 03:11 PM   #53 
  - Here's one to think about:  NotGivingUp   Aug-11-07 03:34 PM   #56 
  - everyone in congress who votes for it will be beaten to death with iPods and skateboards  yurbud   Aug-11-07 03:36 PM   #58 
  - The Suggestion Has Not Gone Unnoticed  Me.   Aug-11-07 06:45 PM   #59 
  - Yes.  coco77   Aug-11-07 08:23 PM   #60 
  - If a draft were to happen, would it include females? nt  OnceUponTimeOnTheNet   Aug-11-07 08:46 PM   #62 
     - Can't See How That Could Be Avoided n/t  Me.   Aug-11-07 08:53 PM   #63 
 

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