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Raster Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Dec-28-08 10:14 AM
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10. Thank you for the link. Any information about the crisis in the M.E. is good.
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  -The myth of defense cali  Dec-28-08 08:32 AM   #0 
  - k&r  spanone   Dec-28-08 08:33 AM   #1 
  - Retaliation for retaliation for retaliation for retaliation........  tekisui   Dec-28-08 08:43 AM   #2 
  - "He hit me first."  trof   Dec-28-08 05:52 PM   #39 
  - If there is a "solution" it certainly isn't violence.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Dec-28-08 08:43 AM   #3 
  - So the Israelis should wait until Hamas has deadlier weapons?  hack89   Dec-28-08 08:46 AM   #4 
  - And vice versa.  pocoloco   Dec-28-08 08:51 AM   #5 
  - Perhaps, just perhaps, there's another response  cali   Dec-28-08 10:10 AM   #9 
  - Chemical weapons!  wartrace   Dec-28-08 11:37 AM   #14 
  - Hamas declared war  hack89   Dec-28-08 12:15 PM   #16 
     - This is an amusing frame, but not strictly true, of course.  Tesha   Dec-28-08 02:03 PM   #23 
        - Starting a bunch of wars which you loose doesn't help either  hack89   Dec-28-08 04:50 PM   #30 
           - Nice attempt to dodge my point.  Tesha   Dec-28-08 05:49 PM   #38 
           - We can argue chicken or egg all day long  hack89   Dec-28-08 07:25 PM   #43 
              - I see -- you have no argument so we should just ignore my point, ehh? (NT)  Tesha   Dec-28-08 08:08 PM   #48 
                 - No - your point is irrelevant  hack89   Dec-28-08 08:12 PM   #49 
                    - As is Israel, if course. And doing 100x the violence that Hamas is doing. (NT)  Tesha   Dec-29-08 06:50 AM   #55 
                       - But Israel is winning  hack89   Dec-29-08 07:50 AM   #59 
           - So should we arm Hamas so they can fight back? I don't understand your logic.  chimpymustgo   Dec-29-08 07:56 AM   #61 
              - Then Hamas needs to stop shooting rockets into Israel  hack89   Dec-29-08 06:27 PM   #68 
  - you have an unfounded fear of Hamas as an organization  wuushew   Dec-28-08 10:43 AM   #11 
  - Iran is the real threat here  hack89   Dec-28-08 12:12 PM   #15 
  - I've read all your comments and reached a conclusion:  sixmile   Dec-28-08 02:39 PM   #26 
     - Personal insults are your only contribution to the topic?  hack89   Dec-28-08 04:54 PM   #32 
        - It is pointless to argue with propaganda  sixmile   Dec-29-08 07:30 AM   #58 
           - Isn't there propaganda on both sides?  hack89   Dec-29-08 09:17 PM   #75 
  - Hamas already has longer range missiles  Mosby   Dec-28-08 12:31 PM   #18 
     - So? Are you impressed by the results?  wuushew   Dec-28-08 12:42 PM   #20 
  - Deadlier than the hundred-plus nuclear weapons Israel has? Not likely to happen soon, is it?  Tesha   Dec-28-08 01:59 PM   #21 
     - Totally irrelevant  hack89   Dec-28-08 04:56 PM   #34 
        - No, it bothers me that Israelis are deliberately*KILLING Palestinians at more than a 100:1 ratio*...  Tesha   Dec-28-08 05:54 PM   #40 
           - Isn't that the point of war?  hack89   Dec-28-08 07:23 PM   #42 
           - To kill civilians and other non-combatants? Really?  Tesha   Dec-28-08 08:05 PM   #47 
           - Deliberate killing of civilians is a war crime  hack89   Dec-28-08 08:15 PM   #50 
           - THE POINT OF WAR?  lynyrd_skynyrd   Dec-29-08 07:51 AM   #60 
              - Because I live in the real world perhaps?  hack89   Dec-29-08 06:19 PM   #67 
           - God help the American soldiers if you ever became Sec of Defense  Statistical   Dec-28-08 07:30 PM   #44 
              - Kill all the combatants you want. But the Israelis are killing NON-COMBATANTS  Tesha   Dec-28-08 08:03 PM   #46 
                 - Or you don't really understand the rules of war  Statistical   Dec-28-08 08:57 PM   #51 
                 - A callous disregard for the lives of non-combatants is equally bad as deliberately targeting them.  Tesha   Dec-29-08 06:55 AM   #57 
                 - Both sides are killing non-combatants. n/t  whopis01   Dec-28-08 09:15 PM   #53 
                    - Correct. But that doesn't justify either side's actions, not even the Israelis. (NT)  Tesha   Dec-29-08 06:52 AM   #56 
                       - I never claimed that it did. n/t  whopis01   Dec-29-08 01:30 PM   #66 
  - They can't kill their way to peace  madokie   Dec-28-08 08:57 AM   #6 
  - delete  wuushew   Dec-28-08 12:40 PM   #19 
  - Well technically you can...  Statistical   Dec-28-08 08:59 PM   #52 
  - The real problem in the Middle East is that those who want war  ayeshahaqqiqa   Dec-28-08 09:04 AM   #7 
  - I wish I could recommend replies  Hippo_Tron   Dec-29-08 07:03 PM   #71 
  - I agree.  LeftishBrit   Dec-28-08 10:00 AM   #8 
  - Thank you for the link. Any information about the crisis in the M.E. is good.  Raster   Dec-28-08 10:14 AM   #10 
  - Rinse, Wash, Repeat - The Pattern Is Pretty Obvious  lostnotforgotten   Dec-28-08 11:25 AM   #12 
  - Violence begets violence.  originalpckelly   Dec-28-08 11:27 AM   #13 
  - What would you do if your neighborhood was attacked by rockets?  gravity   Dec-28-08 12:18 PM   #17 
  - By killing 200 innocent people.  Hanse   Dec-28-08 02:01 PM   #22 
  - Gee... I guess a total blockade is the only 'solution' huh?  TahitiNut   Dec-28-08 02:08 PM   #24 
  - Hamas initiated the attacks  gravity   Dec-28-08 05:05 PM   #35 
     - Nonsense. Funny how "In the beginning..." so often launches statements of belief ...  TahitiNut   Dec-28-08 07:44 PM   #45 
  - Remind me again: In these rocket attacks, how many hundreds died? (NT)  Tesha   Dec-28-08 02:12 PM   #25 
  - What would you do if your neighbors house exploded?  gravity   Dec-28-08 05:08 PM   #36 
     - Answer the question, don't throw up another strawman.  Tesha   Dec-28-08 05:48 PM   #37 
  - I would slaughter anyone stupid enough to live near the area of the attacks, of course  killbotfactory   Dec-28-08 02:46 PM   #27 
  - You're kiddin', right?  sixmile   Dec-28-08 02:49 PM   #29 
  - While sarcasm smiley isn't always needed, it can be very helpful with hot issues like this.  uppityperson   Dec-28-08 04:54 PM   #31 
  - Even though this is sarcasm, you might have a point  Hippo_Tron   Dec-29-08 06:46 PM   #69 
  - What would you do if an occupying army starved your family?  NorthernSpy   Dec-29-08 11:51 AM   #65 
  - I always found it worth noting that Israeli raids always seem to kill so many civilians when...  Poll_Blind   Dec-28-08 02:47 PM   #28 
  - Championships are won with defense.  deaniac21   Dec-28-08 04:56 PM   #33 
  - I support both.  H2O Man   Dec-28-08 06:11 PM   #41 
  - You noticed!!!  Raksha   Dec-29-08 07:27 PM   #72 
  - "Both sides have to be willing to admit to previous errors"  Forkboy   Dec-29-08 07:35 PM   #74 
  - There's a petition on Avaaz, if people wish to sign it  LeftishBrit   Dec-29-08 06:11 AM   #54 
  - yet your solution is not reasonable....  pelsar   Dec-29-08 10:12 AM   #62 
  - There needs to be more talking  Juniperx   Dec-29-08 11:14 AM   #63 
  - I love when attacking someone is called a defense.  Javaman   Dec-29-08 11:23 AM   #64 
  - It predates George W. Moran by many years.  Raksha   Dec-29-08 07:31 PM   #73 
  - The demand for proportionate is fucking stupid.  TheKentuckian   Dec-29-08 06:51 PM   #70 

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