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LEW Donating Member (809 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Sep-10-07 05:09 PM
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Wow, guess I have spent the last 5 yrs against the war for nothing
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I have sat here and listened to the Petreaus hearing today on C-span, without the msm commentaries and without checking DU for others comments (well maybe once) and feel like I'm a kid again in my alcholic disfunctional family. Denial, denial, denial, no problem here, why your dad is fine even though he slept passed out on the hallway floor all night.

Why, Petraeus is so sincere, there are so many who say his motives are pure, and his assessment is practically from God. But, why do I feel so abused?????? And look at them attacking Move-on.org, for even considering to question Petreaus's motives; its vicious and will continue for days, as a desperate distraction from the real issue.

My worst fears have been realized, and shrub will use this report with support from congress to continue this war unheeded. How can you fight this? We can't, and haven't been able to for 5 years. The resignations which I thought was some kind of victory, was just a way to make people let down their guard, and give hope that compromise and clear thinking would prevail in other issues. Stall, stall, stall, cloud the issue, and keep doing what we want, is shrub's stategy and will never change.
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  -Wow, guess I have spent the last 5 yrs against the war for nothing LEW  Sep-10-07 05:09 PM   #0 
  - Yep. It's funny, as I was listening I began to feel optimistic.  crim son   Sep-10-07 05:13 PM   #1 
  - At least the American people know they are liars  Quixote1818   Sep-10-07 05:14 PM   #2 
  - Yes but the tunnel is really, really, really long! Sorry to be discouraging, but it kind of is..n/t  poverlay   Sep-10-07 05:54 PM   #11 
  - Target the Blue Dogs  sandnsea   Sep-10-07 05:16 PM   #3 
  - Right with you  knight_of_the_star   Sep-10-07 11:22 PM   #15 
  - You are watching a charade. Something could be done to stop this insanity.  partylessinOhio   Sep-10-07 05:18 PM   #4 
  - If you create too much distarction and cause impeachment to go forward, you'll never be heard from  Imagevision   Sep-10-07 05:21 PM   #6 
  - And the most that can happen is when Hillary ends the war and continues to  Imagevision   Sep-10-07 05:19 PM   #5 
  - I turned it off as soon as Ike Skelton opened with the usual nauseating  Gloria   Sep-10-07 05:21 PM   #7 
  - The Nation is terribly terribly sick.  The Stranger   Sep-10-07 05:28 PM   #8 
  - War is very lucrative for those in the war business - Same way  Bobbieo   Sep-10-07 05:39 PM   #9 
  - What's that giant sucking sound?  Donna Zen   Sep-10-07 05:53 PM   #10 
  - I thought you were gonna say ...  Everybody   Sep-10-07 08:56 PM   #13 
     - I'm working on my politics of posting  Donna Zen   Sep-10-07 11:20 PM   #14 
  - I've given up  Hydra   Sep-10-07 05:56 PM   #12 
  - No, they gave up on you. They gave up on all of us. Pelosi, Reid, the whole gang.  Neshanic   Sep-10-07 11:23 PM   #16 
     - They did  Hydra   Sep-11-07 10:08 AM   #17 
  - My coworker and I talked today. She said "How can people believe this stuff?"  live love laugh   Sep-11-07 03:57 PM   #18 
     - and we'll all meet up in a camp in  onethatcares   Sep-11-07 04:06 PM   #19 
 

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