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27. Nice try. I'm not buying into a loaded question.
Edited on Wed Jul-09-08 10:35 AM by King Sandbox
As horrible as war can be, it has its heroes.
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  -When did liberals start using fascist terms such as "war hero" ? Smith_3  Jul-09-08 09:42 AM   #0 
  - Bait - n/t  guruoo   Jul-09-08 09:47 AM   #1 
  - Yup. nt  NCevilDUer   Jul-09-08 10:17 AM   #21 
  - Liberals have been using the term War Hero since there have been Liberals  bryant69   Jul-09-08 09:50 AM   #2 
  - Since when is 'war hero' a fascist term?  Richardo   Jul-09-08 09:53 AM   #3 
  - It's been in existence since the 14th century. Man, there's a whole lotta fascism out there...  Occam Bandage   Jul-09-08 09:58 AM   #11 
  - Do you think it's an appropriate use of the term to call George Bush a fascist?  arcadian   Jul-09-08 10:02 AM   #14 
     - ;-)  Richardo   Jul-09-08 10:03 AM   #17 
     - My ignore list keeps growing.  skooooo   Jul-09-08 10:29 AM   #23 
     - .  Richardo   Jul-09-08 10:31 AM   #25 
     - Certainly, Eagles Up!  arcadian   Jul-09-08 10:40 AM   #32 
     - Depends on your tolerance for hyperbole.  Occam Bandage   Jul-09-08 10:04 AM   #18 
        - Mine's low.  Richardo   Jul-09-08 10:07 AM   #19 
        - How many times is this going to have to be posted here?  arcadian   Jul-09-08 10:26 AM   #22 
           - I dunno. About as often as it can be easily batted aside by demonstrating  Occam Bandage   Jul-09-08 10:31 AM   #24 
              - You are correct, we should just ignore it.  arcadian   Jul-09-08 10:38 AM   #29 
                 - So either we admit we are in a fascist state or we ignore it completely?  bryant69   Jul-09-08 10:41 AM   #33 
                    - Get a grip! This is no time for nuances!  King Sandbox   Jul-09-08 10:47 AM   #35 
                    - I can go with that, there certainly are degrees.  arcadian   Jul-09-08 10:51 AM   #37 
  - I don't think I got that memo  Jack Rabbit   Jul-09-08 09:53 AM   #4 
  - Why would a volunteer be called a "poor draftee"?  Zywiec   Jul-09-08 09:53 AM   #5 
  - And why can't a draftee be a hero? I'd say that someone, draftee or volunteer,  Occam Bandage   Jul-09-08 10:02 AM   #15 
  - An "Original" Post, Apropos Of Nothing  ProfessorGAC   Jul-09-08 09:54 AM   #6 
  - I would call Hugh Thompson a war hero. (nt)  lwfern   Jul-09-08 09:55 AM   #7 
  - His courage was far more common than most know.  TahitiNut   Jul-09-08 10:42 AM   #34 
     - Anyone Who Didn't Run Away During Firefight. . .  ProfessorGAC   Jul-09-08 10:48 AM   #36 
        - Yup. No kidding.  TahitiNut   Jul-09-08 11:04 AM   #39 
  - Homer talked about war heroes  Frances   Jul-09-08 09:55 AM   #8 
  - Not all were draftees. I signed up to go to Viet Nam.  Webster Green   Jul-09-08 09:55 AM   #9 
  - Lame flamebait.  Occam Bandage   Jul-09-08 09:57 AM   #10 
  - Agreed - Very Lame. n/t  Zywiec   Jul-09-08 09:59 AM   #13 
  - If someone acts to save his buddies lives,what would you call him?  Swede   Jul-09-08 09:59 AM   #12 
  - Maybe not heroic, but what was astonishing was the kill ratio as was the kill ratio  indepat   Jul-09-08 10:03 AM   #16 
  - John McCain is a Victim, not a hero.  kpominville   Jul-09-08 10:08 AM   #20 
  - Idiot  Botany   Jul-09-08 10:33 AM   #26 
  - Nice try. I'm not buying into a loaded question.  King Sandbox   Jul-09-08 10:34 AM   #27 
  - Nice big heap of steaming flamebait- Congrats!  Marrah_G   Jul-09-08 10:37 AM   #28 
  - You win!  EmperorHasNoClothes   Jul-09-08 10:38 AM   #30 
  - Maybe nothing. However...  LanternWaste   Jul-09-08 10:38 AM   #31 
  - Since when did liberals start watering down terms like "fascist" until they have no real meaning?  Raskolnik   Jul-09-08 10:53 AM   #38 
  - locking  maddezmom   Jul-09-08 11:21 AM   #40 

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