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TomCADem Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Oct-18-09 11:35 AM
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6. Exactly, Look at Shock Doctrine By Naomi Klein
Just like the hard liners in Iran need a belicose America, the hard liners here need a strong Al Queda.
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  -Ummm.. Pakistan is attacking South Waziristan (stronghold of bin Laden). . annabanana  Oct-18-09 11:21 AM   #0 
  - K & R  Mrs. Overall   Oct-18-09 11:26 AM   #1 
  - Going after AL Qaeda where they ARE instead of where they aren't. Get it NOW, Cheney?  blm   Oct-18-09 11:29 AM   #2 
  - Is this what is actually between us and a Taliban armed with nukes?. . . .n/t  annabanana   Oct-18-09 11:31 AM   #3 
  - pretty much...break this group and its leaders and Pakistan's leaders will breathe easier.  blm   Oct-18-09 11:36 AM   #7 
  - Cheney never wanted to defeat Al Qaeda  AllentownJake   Oct-18-09 11:31 AM   # 
     - Exactly, Look at Shock Doctrine By Naomi Klein  TomCADem   Oct-18-09 11:35 AM   #6 
     - yep....Al Qaeda in Iraq, my ass. They probably helicoptered them in with full escort service.  blm   Oct-18-09 12:31 PM   #11 
  - Our guys are hopefully on the Afhan side of the border...  nradisic   Oct-18-09 11:31 AM   #4 
  - Good. I hope they give them a serious ass-whooping.  kestrel91316   Oct-18-09 11:33 AM   #5 
  - I wonder how any of out troops are on the ground with the Pakistanis?  Paper Roses   Oct-18-09 11:51 AM   #8 
  - Very Few  YouTakeTheSkyway   Oct-18-09 01:18 PM   #13 
  - Perhaps they are getting close to the main people. Let's hope.  EndElectoral   Oct-18-09 11:54 AM   #9 
  - K&R  alsame   Oct-18-09 12:02 PM   #10 
  - Waziristan is 1000 sq miles smaller than the state of Connecticut  eleny   Oct-18-09 01:01 PM   #12 
  - need a better word than 'mountainous' but yeah fighting on mountains is...  lxlxlxl   Oct-18-09 02:13 PM   #15 
     - I'll leave finding the right word to you  eleny   Oct-18-09 02:24 PM   #16 
  - a really amazing development honestly  lxlxlxl   Oct-18-09 02:11 PM   #14 
  - Thanks for posting. I've found NPR has kept up  Kind of Blue   Oct-18-09 02:31 PM   #17 
 

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