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12. Is this news report timed to coincide w *'s trip to Israel? Are there still war plans
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  -CNN BREAKING: 5 Iranian Revolutionary Guard boats harassed, provoked 3 U.S. Navy warships kpete  Jan-07-08 07:59 AM   #0 
  - Anybody Know Where Cheney Is ???  WillyT   Jan-07-08 08:00 AM   #1 
  - At the fax machine.  sfexpat2000   Jan-07-08 08:07 AM   #7 
  - Or the shredder, shredding the bill of sale for the Iranian ships.  The Backlash Cometh   Jan-07-08 08:12 AM   #11 
     - Doubt he needs a shredder after the fire  MiniMe   Jan-07-08 08:20 AM   #18 
     - While republicon darling Ollie North smirks about the US Missiles he gave to Iran  SpiralHawk   Jan-07-08 08:22 AM   #20 
     - And the Republicans consider him a hero. I guess that's what happens  The Backlash Cometh   Jan-07-08 08:42 AM   #32 
        - Well republicons consider pResident AWOL to be a hero, too  SpiralHawk   Jan-07-08 08:52 AM   #37 
     - They want us to believe that what amounts to the Iranian Coast Guard  sfexpat2000   Jan-07-08 08:42 AM   #33 
        - Anyone know their boats? Are we talking about something like this?  sfexpat2000   Jan-07-08 08:52 AM   #36 
        - nope, more like this, a boat patterned on Commander AWOL Bush's integrity rating  SpiralHawk   Jan-07-08 11:51 AM   #71 
           - LOL! Got it!  sfexpat2000   Jan-07-08 12:17 PM   #80 
        - err the Iranian revolutionary guard are not the equivilent of the coast gaurd.  Marrah_G   Jan-07-08 11:29 AM   #62 
        - How about Iran's foreign ministry? They are admitting that something happened.  India3   Jan-07-08 02:02 PM   #83 
           - I don't see how the invective you use is useful.  sfexpat2000   Jan-07-08 02:13 PM   #84 
              - Oh I'm a bigot now? Lol. that's rich. You're grasping at straws.  India3   Jan-07-08 02:42 PM   #85 
              - I don't need to grasp at straws. lol  sfexpat2000   Jan-07-08 02:46 PM   #86 
              - Actually they can be suicidal  Thothmes   Jan-07-08 07:33 PM   #90 
  - That was my very first thought as well..  Webster Green   Jan-07-08 08:09 AM   #9 
  - Definately NOT risking his life on a ship there!  Breeze54   Jan-07-08 08:19 AM   #14 
  - Lying in his crypt in an undisclosed location!  PAVet4Murtha   Jan-07-08 08:27 AM   #25 
  - Gulf of Tonkin?  gratuitous   Jan-07-08 08:01 AM   #2 
  - Gulf of Tonkin  hobbit709   Jan-07-08 08:02 AM   #3 
  - Damn Iranians .... how dare they have ships by their country?  Botany   Jan-07-08 08:05 AM   #4 
  - It's almost funny isn't it  malaise   Jan-07-08 08:19 AM   #16 
  - Let the chest thumping  MuseRider   Jan-07-08 08:05 AM   #5 
  - I presume one of our carrier groups was in grave danger.  ThomWV   Jan-07-08 08:07 AM   #6 
  - see? they're terrorists.  sniffa   Jan-07-08 08:08 AM   #8 
  - More:  Jennifer C   Jan-07-08 08:10 AM   #10 
  - Right!!  hobbit709   Jan-07-08 08:20 AM   #19 
     - And if they had said that, they surely would've been fired upon.  Marr   Jan-07-08 10:47 AM   #56 
  - Is this news report timed to coincide w *'s trip to Israel? Are there still war plans  mod mom   Jan-07-08 08:12 AM   #12 
  - "Citing a U.S. official"..... trial balloon to see if the propaganda will fly?  loudsue   Jan-07-08 08:16 AM   #13 
  - "Citing a U.S. TERRORIST"  Echo In Light   Jan-07-08 08:20 AM   #17 
  - Priming the propaganda pump (n/t)  harun   Jan-07-08 09:46 AM   #50 
  - "Them there Eye-ranians is Evil Doers. Smirk." - Commander AWOL  SpiralHawk   Jan-07-08 08:19 AM   #15 
  - Does anyone believe this report?  Jim__   Jan-07-08 08:23 AM   #21 
  - I will believe Iran because they haven't exhibited suicidal or  sfexpat2000   Jan-07-08 08:27 AM   #24 
     - then theres the NIE  Blarch   Jan-07-08 08:30 AM   #28 
     - "I will believe Iran"  India3   Jan-07-08 10:28 AM   #54 
        - He is not a real center of power. Oh, and in case you haven't noticed  sfexpat2000   Jan-07-08 11:26 AM   #61 
           - You're right, he's only the mouthpiece of the religious zealots who..  India3   Jan-07-08 11:41 AM   #69 
              - There is no contradiction at all. The Iranian president doesn't make  sfexpat2000   Jan-07-08 12:16 PM   #79 
  - I think they probably left out the "by" right after provoked.  MiniMe   Jan-07-08 08:23 AM   #22 
  - that's the ticket.  antifaschits   Jan-07-08 08:29 AM   #27 
  - cool... oil will be up to ...125 a barrel?  madrchsod   Jan-07-08 08:25 AM   #23 
  - Gotta make those oil buds rich before they leave office n/t  48percenter   Jan-07-08 09:14 AM   #41 
  - Kpete I just noticed this too.  alyce douglas   Jan-07-08 08:28 AM   #26 
  - This is the ONLY way that the Junta in the WH can "justify" the upcoming attacks...  truebrit71   Jan-07-08 08:31 AM   #29 
  - "Harassment" as an excuse to attack?  treestar   Jan-07-08 08:37 AM   #30 
  - BS. If they got within 200 yds. (meters) of our warships  Lochloosa   Jan-07-08 08:41 AM   #31 
  - Exactly. The Cole. n/t  sfexpat2000   Jan-07-08 08:42 AM   #34 
  - Particularly considering the radio message  loindelrio   Jan-07-08 09:20 AM   #43 
     - I don't believe it for a minute. There is no indication of any such  sfexpat2000   Jan-07-08 09:23 AM   #44 
        - I disagree  loindelrio   Jan-07-08 09:49 AM   #51 
        - "I don't believe it for a minute"  India3   Jan-07-08 10:38 AM   #55 
           - LOL! Because the British Navy has such a sterling history.  sfexpat2000   Jan-07-08 11:22 AM   #60 
              - So those British sailors were really holograms? They weren't really captured?  India3   Jan-07-08 11:33 AM   #65 
                 - The Iranians have done this before? The Brits have been doing it  sfexpat2000   Jan-07-08 12:08 PM   #78 
                 - As Churchil said about navy traditions  Thothmes   Jan-07-08 08:02 PM   #92 
  - Some bozo soldier on CSPAN this morning going on about Iranian involvement in  OregonBlue   Jan-07-08 08:46 AM   #35 
  - we knew this was going to happen....part of the plan  spanone   Jan-07-08 08:52 AM   #38 
  - this from Raw Story  alyce douglas   Jan-07-08 08:55 AM   #39 
  - Cheney is just itchin to unlease holy hell in the M.E.  48percenter   Jan-07-08 09:12 AM   #40 
  - the thought of * visiting the ME is enough "holy hell"  alyce douglas   Jan-07-08 09:14 AM   #42 
  - More hell. He's already killed a million people, displaced more  sfexpat2000   Jan-07-08 09:24 AM   #45 
  - He sure is and the 'hourglass is running out' for him  katty   Jan-07-08 11:55 AM   #72 
  - If you were attacking a vastly superior naval force  shadowknows69   Jan-07-08 09:26 AM   #46 
  - Only if they needed a sound bite? n/t  sfexpat2000   Jan-07-08 09:34 AM   #48 
  - Bingo!  long_green   Jan-07-08 11:32 AM   #64 
  - CNN uses interesting terminology: "Iranian Guard ATTACK vessels" threaten US Naval ships  PA Democrat   Jan-07-08 09:34 AM   #47 
  - Exactly why this is straight from the WH, correct headline would  harun   Jan-07-08 09:49 AM   #52 
  - Yah, apparently she didn't see the irony of "attack vessels" vs. "WARSHIPS". n/t  progressivebydesign   Jan-07-08 12:05 PM   #76 
  - Po' wittle ol' US Navy!  tuckessee   Jan-07-08 09:36 AM   #49 
  - What were the Iranians doing in Vietnamese waters? Oh, wait..wrong "incident".  Tierra_y_Libertad   Jan-07-08 10:01 AM   #53 
  - Remember the Maine !  SpiralHawk   Jan-07-08 12:24 PM   #81 
     - It wasn't phony  Thothmes   Jan-08-08 07:42 AM   #96 
  - Bullshit  killbotfactory   Jan-07-08 11:09 AM   #57 
  - I smell a huge rat. (n/t)  Naturyl   Jan-07-08 11:10 AM   #58 
  - The PNAC Repukes want war with Iran so badly, they will do anything  Rex   Jan-07-08 11:18 AM   #59 
  - how else can they frighten the masses into voting GOP?? n/t  progressivebydesign   Jan-07-08 12:06 PM   #77 
  - The Battle for Public Relations  Crisco   Jan-07-08 11:29 AM   #63 
  - Gulf of Tonkin! You took the words right out of my mouth! n/t  Cleita   Jan-07-08 11:36 AM   #66 
  - A leak from the Bush Admin,.......... its utter bullshit.  FogerRox   Jan-07-08 11:37 AM   #67 
  - Why, are the Iranians incapable of learning English  Thothmes   Jan-08-08 07:38 AM   #95 
  - Dickie's just determined to get his War with Iran on, isn't he?  AzDar   Jan-07-08 11:38 AM   #68 
  - How much do you want to bet it was the US doing the provoking?  backscatter712   Jan-07-08 11:47 AM   #70 
  - How many U.S. citizens are still credulous enough to fall for this schtick? (nt)  redqueen   Jan-07-08 11:56 AM   #73 
  - CNN has turned into Fox News since Fox nobody wants  lovuian   Jan-07-08 12:01 PM   #74 
  - boats vs. warship? I was wondering how long it would take to go to war with iran.  progressivebydesign   Jan-07-08 12:04 PM   #75 
  - lol  HughMoran   Jan-07-08 12:50 PM   #82 
  - It should read, "3 U.S. Navy warships in the Strait of Hormuz harass Iran."  Swamp Rat   Jan-07-08 03:09 PM   #87 
  - "Bon bons attack Lucy's mouth!"  sfexpat2000   Jan-07-08 03:47 PM   #88 
     - LOL!  Swamp Rat   Jan-07-08 03:49 PM   #89 
  - Seems to me our ships shouldn't be there......  robinlynne   Jan-07-08 08:00 PM   #91 
  - Whom should we believe ... our crazies or their crazies?  eppur_se_muova   Jan-07-08 10:18 PM   #93 
  - What's with using  Mr_Monday   Jan-07-08 10:20 PM   #94 

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