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AuntPatsy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Aug-11-08 01:39 PM
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5. We absolutely do not, the hypocrisy is mind blowing.
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  -On What Moral Ground Do We Have A Right To Tell Russia What To Do? Yavin4  Aug-11-08 01:32 PM   #0 
  - It's a repugnantcon tradition.  Kierkegaard   Aug-11-08 01:33 PM   #1 
  - The invasion and occupation of Iraq was not a land grab  Bok_Tukalo   Aug-11-08 01:33 PM   #2 
  - It Wasn't ??  atreides1   Aug-11-08 01:36 PM   #3 
  - Sure  JVS   Aug-11-08 01:42 PM   #8 
  - If that's true  Tempest   Aug-11-08 01:43 PM   #11 
  - You're right. It was a RESOURCE grab  magellan   Aug-11-08 01:44 PM   #12 
  - I disagree  Bok_Tukalo   Aug-11-08 01:56 PM   #19 
  - What "international governing bodies"? eom  sicksicksick_N_tired   Aug-11-08 02:41 PM   #30 
  - Words are always being used to drive not only the mind but also the heart, these days.  sicksicksick_N_tired   Aug-11-08 01:59 PM   # 
     - When it affects them personally  magellan   Aug-11-08 02:04 PM   #22 
        - That's how psy-ops work: victims of it don't know what's hit them until it's too late.  sicksicksick_N_tired   Aug-11-08 02:35 PM   #28 
  - what do you call building 14 "enduring" military bases  Growler   Aug-11-08 01:45 PM   #13 
  - Well then, what the hell was it?  IsItJustMe   Aug-11-08 08:26 PM   #41 
  - Not only that, but if one of our states, say California, was doing  OwnedByFerrets   Aug-11-08 01:38 PM   #4 
  - We absolutely do not, the hypocrisy is mind blowing.  AuntPatsy   Aug-11-08 01:39 PM   #5 
  - None whatsoever  Tempest   Aug-11-08 01:41 PM   #6 
  - I'm not sure about that  bryant69   Aug-11-08 01:41 PM   #7 
  - We haven't had moral high ground since, like 1898....  theboss   Aug-11-08 04:13 PM   #36 
     - Panama? n/t  bryant69   Aug-11-08 08:09 PM   #38 
  - The same moral ground that we have to tell any sovereign nation what to do,  Cleita   Aug-11-08 01:42 PM   #9 
  - None. Absolutely no moral ground whatsever...  KansDem   Aug-11-08 01:43 PM   #10 
  - You Forgot Torture  Yavin4   Aug-11-08 01:49 PM   #16 
  - This is one of those yessey-noey things.  IntravenousDemilo   Aug-11-08 01:47 PM   #14 
  - Morality, like beauty, is in the eye of the beholder. And, Americans are notoriously myopic.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Aug-11-08 01:48 PM   #15 
  - The Bush administration has no right to tell Russia what to do, but America  skip fox   Aug-11-08 01:51 PM   #17 
  - There are plenty of other countries telling Russia to stop.  yibbehobba   Aug-11-08 01:52 PM   #18 
  - This goes way beyond  madamesilverspurs   Aug-11-08 01:59 PM   #20 
  - Two wrongs don't make a right.  oktoberain   Aug-11-08 01:59 PM   #21 
  - This country has earned the right to STFU Rec n/t  frebrd   Aug-11-08 02:04 PM   #23 
  - I wonder  Diermour   Aug-11-08 02:10 PM   #24 
  - Even if we told them what to do, what if they told us to shove it?  Clear Blue Sky   Aug-11-08 02:14 PM   #25 
  - Depends on what you mean by "we"  Redbear   Aug-11-08 02:18 PM   #26 
  - Moral ground. How quaint. nt  valerief   Aug-11-08 02:19 PM   #27 
  - None. (NT)  Tesha   Aug-11-08 02:40 PM   #29 
  - You don't have to be a saint to condemn another's bad actions.  cobalt1999   Aug-11-08 02:44 PM   #31 
  - That's basically what Putin told us, too. n/t  rucky   Aug-11-08 02:48 PM   #32 
  - Because "but he's doing it too" isn't an argument, it's a fallacy.  Odin2005   Aug-11-08 03:33 PM   #33 
  - Thank you.  DuStrange   Aug-11-08 04:10 PM   #35 
  - Well, I am glad to know at least one of us knows what is right in the given tragady.  IsItJustMe   Aug-11-08 08:33 PM   #43 
  - None. Zip. Napa. Zilch  zorahopkins   Aug-11-08 03:48 PM   #34 
  - On the grounds that what they're doing is wrong.  Donald Ian Rankin   Aug-11-08 04:21 PM   #37 
  - What Georgia is doing or Russia or what what CNN tells you?  IsItJustMe   Aug-11-08 08:34 PM   #44 
     - My impression is that both Georgia and Russia are behaving badly.  Donald Ian Rankin   Aug-12-08 12:31 PM   #45 
  - What moral ground does anybody have to do anything?  Dorian Gray   Aug-11-08 08:20 PM   #39 
  - NONE. That simple.  IsItJustMe   Aug-11-08 08:25 PM   #40 
  - "We" can say  Jack Rabbit   Aug-11-08 08:29 PM   #42 

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