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Mari333 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Nov-24-09 02:06 PM
Response to Reply #34
57. yeah, I have a son in the National Guard
I have a horse in this race. I am so disgusted with Obama right now I could scream . Bush all over again.
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  -Why Obama has waited to annouce the Afghan "surge" Alcibiades  Nov-24-09 10:12 AM   #0 
  - Maybe he wants to get rid of the Islamic bomb freaks once and for all  Sarah Ibarruri   Nov-24-09 10:15 AM   #1 
  - "islamic bomb freaks...?"  mike_c   Nov-24-09 10:17 AM   #3 
  - 9/11 and all the rest of their sort - were you here when 9/11 happened? nt  Sarah Ibarruri   Nov-24-09 10:30 AM   #9 
     - by far, the worst "bomb freaks" in the world are American, and nominally...  mike_c   Nov-24-09 10:33 AM   #16 
     - Um... we had a Christian 9/11 here? oy you'd better explain nt  Sarah Ibarruri   Nov-24-09 10:35 AM   #19 
        - Iraq has had numerous 9/11s since we showed up  superduperfarleft   Nov-24-09 01:51 PM   #51 
        - it's not about christians & muslims. bush killed over 1 million people,  Hannah Bell   Nov-25-09 05:55 AM   #73 
     - Honey, you still believe in Osama? Your bomb freaks are in the mirror.  chimpymustgo   Nov-24-09 01:35 PM   #49 
        - +1  arcadian   Nov-25-09 09:05 PM   #91 
  - I don't believe that's as static a group as some like to portray  bigtree   Nov-24-09 10:18 AM   #4 
  - Well, I'm sure their leaders change as they do in any group -  Sarah Ibarruri   Nov-24-09 10:33 AM   #14 
     - much of the violence directed at NATO forces in Afghanistan is resistance fighting  bigtree   Nov-24-09 10:42 AM   #21 
     - Unfortunate as war is, unfortunate as any fighting is, the fact of the matter is....  Sarah Ibarruri   Nov-24-09 10:45 AM   #24 
        - Well, the truth of the matter Bush went into to Afghanistan because  merh   Nov-24-09 10:50 AM   #31 
        - Bush probably doesn't even know what the word diplomacy means  Sarah Ibarruri   Nov-24-09 10:52 AM   #32 
        - our former allies, you mean?  Hannah Bell   Nov-25-09 05:58 AM   #75 
        - Shoulda woulda coulda..  sendero   Nov-25-09 06:43 AM   #83 
           - War monger? I believe in slashing the military-industrial budget in half.  Sarah Ibarruri   Nov-25-09 08:53 PM   #90 
     - "their leaders" = our former allies.  Hannah Bell   Nov-25-09 05:56 AM   #74 
  - Are you talking about the Gov't of Pakistan, the Saudi Royals, or the Bush family and its henchmen?  leveymg   Nov-24-09 10:24 AM   #5 
  - I'm talking about everything from 9/11 to Entebbe, to all Islamic terrorists that make us very  Sarah Ibarruri   Nov-24-09 10:31 AM   #13 
     - ...  Hannah Bell   Nov-25-09 06:01 AM   #76 
  - Is there a new group out there called "Islamic bomb freaks" that I am not aware off?!  DerekJ   Nov-24-09 10:27 AM   #7 
  - Yep, my name for Islamic terrorists. nt  Sarah Ibarruri   Nov-24-09 10:30 AM   #11 
     - Tell me something Sarah; in the context of war, destruction, evil motives, lies and deceit, who do  DerekJ   Nov-24-09 12:26 PM   #36 
  - You mean our good allies, the Saudis? (nt)  Ignis   Nov-24-09 02:18 PM   #59 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Nov-24-09 04:13 PM   #63 
  - Bombs = Bad; Landmines = Good !  LooseWilly   Nov-25-09 08:28 PM   #89 
  - we'll have to wait and see the details  bigtree   Nov-24-09 10:15 AM   #2 
  - You are right.  tekisui   Nov-24-09 10:26 AM   #6 
  - His announcement is next Tuesday  Alcibiades   Nov-24-09 10:30 AM   #12 
  - I detest how everything this admin does seems so orchestrated, manipulative...  Romulox   Nov-24-09 10:28 AM   #8 
  - Whom did you vote for, for president? nt  Sarah Ibarruri   Nov-24-09 10:34 AM   #17 
  - What a frivolous response. nt  Romulox   Nov-24-09 10:43 AM   #22 
  - The fact that you're not answering, tells me you're scared to say it nt  Sarah Ibarruri   Nov-24-09 10:43 AM   #23 
     - Nonsense. It tells you that I find bullying tactics contemptible. nt  Romulox   Nov-24-09 10:47 AM   #26 
        - Bullying? LOL! You're the one bullying everyone to hate Obama because he won't do everything  Sarah Ibarruri   Nov-24-09 10:49 AM   #29 
  - Grow up.  Forkboy   Nov-24-09 10:47 AM   #27 
  - I did. It's those infantilized comments  Sarah Ibarruri   Nov-24-09 10:53 AM   #33 
     - The war in Afghanistan may still be winnable  Alcibiades   Nov-24-09 12:42 PM   #39 
     - Why are *CERTAIN* Democrats such whiners?  Sarah Ibarruri   Nov-24-09 07:35 PM   #66 
        - I think different issues are salient to different people  Alcibiades   Nov-24-09 10:34 PM   #70 
           - We need to be joyous that we don't have another nazi-style GOP a-hole  Sarah Ibarruri   Nov-25-09 05:47 AM   #72 
              - you haven't talked about ponies yet. go for broke, why don't you?  Hannah Bell   Nov-25-09 06:09 AM   #78 
                 - Pardon? nt  Sarah Ibarruri   Nov-25-09 08:20 PM   #87 
     - I repeat...grow up.  Forkboy   Nov-24-09 01:11 PM   #40 
     - You're asking the tide to flow away from the shore.  Bluebear   Nov-24-09 01:15 PM   #42 
     - Infantile?  superduperfarleft   Nov-24-09 01:53 PM   #52 
        - Ouch!  Alcibiades   Nov-24-09 04:03 PM   #62 
        - Oh? I suppose 9/11 was done by Bush, huh? Gawd. Grow up. nt  Sarah Ibarruri   Nov-24-09 06:41 PM   #64 
           - heck, didn't you just call him a nazi? if you really think so, why would you find it so hard to  Hannah Bell   Nov-25-09 06:11 AM   #79 
              - I like some conspiracy theories, but I don't think the entirety of life is one large conspiracy  Sarah Ibarruri   Nov-25-09 08:22 PM   #88 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Nov-24-09 02:02 PM   #56 
  - That did it for me. Obama can defend himself. n/t  EmeraldCityGrl   Nov-24-09 11:01 AM   #35 
  - I will never be able to figure out what the goal is in this "war".  rubberducky   Nov-24-09 10:30 AM   #10 
  - It's bin Laden, dead or alive  Alcibiades   Nov-24-09 10:33 AM   #15 
     - Hard to do, especially if he's already dead.  leveymg   Nov-24-09 10:36 AM   #20 
     - Umm, that's not what President Obama said...  Romulox   Nov-24-09 10:46 AM   #25 
        - "technically alive or not" = wtf? "in a cave somewhere" - oh, it's back to bush's caves, is it?  Hannah Bell   Nov-25-09 07:03 AM   #84 
  - so because you are pissed about Afghanistan you won't call senators about health care reform?  MH1   Nov-24-09 10:35 AM   #18 
  - Not me personally  Alcibiades   Nov-24-09 10:50 AM   #30 
  - he sends in troops, he loses in 2012  Mari333   Nov-24-09 10:48 AM   #28 
  - Troops are going, no doubt about it.  tekisui   Nov-24-09 10:56 AM   #34 
  - Hey look you made it to stage 5!  SIMPLYB1980   Nov-24-09 12:38 PM   #38 
  - troops are going to die there in increased numbers . . . no doubt about it  bigtree   Nov-24-09 01:14 PM   #41 
  - And you think I don't know more are going to die?  SIMPLYB1980   Nov-24-09 01:19 PM   #44 
     - cousins there? Did I remember that correctly?  bigtree   Nov-24-09 01:26 PM   #46 
        - 2 of them and a third in the Navy.  SIMPLYB1980   Nov-24-09 01:33 PM   #47 
           - nope, you've not discussed this with me  bigtree   Nov-24-09 01:35 PM   #48 
              - Well I'll just make it quick then.  SIMPLYB1980   Nov-24-09 01:40 PM   #50 
                 - I really admire the folks who assemble and participate in honor guards  bigtree   Nov-24-09 01:54 PM   #53 
                    - Thanks. It is a very little thing I do,  SIMPLYB1980   Nov-24-09 01:58 PM   #54 
                       - It means a great deal to the families  bigtree   Nov-24-09 02:01 PM   #55 
  - You are a pathetic twit.  tekisui   Nov-24-09 02:54 PM   #61 
     - BS. nt  SIMPLYB1980   Nov-24-09 07:38 PM   #67 
        - Prove it.  tekisui   Nov-24-09 08:24 PM   #69 
  - yeah, I have a son in the National Guard  Mari333   Nov-24-09 02:06 PM   #57 
     - If you think this is Bush all over again,  SIMPLYB1980   Nov-24-09 02:19 PM   #60 
        - & you know it's not because.......?  Hannah Bell   Nov-25-09 07:04 AM   #85 
  - personally, i think that's the plan.  Hannah Bell   Nov-25-09 06:03 AM   #77 
  - He wanted to hold back this gift til Christmas, because he knew there wouldn't be much under tree ?  kenny blankenship   Nov-24-09 12:32 PM   #37 
  - _  Echo In Light   Nov-24-09 01:18 PM   #43 
  - Nah, he just want to digest his Thanksgiving turkey in peace...  DonkeyHoTay   Nov-25-09 06:37 AM   #82 
  - Soldiers from my home town knew about the escalation months ago. nt  phasma ex machina   Nov-24-09 01:24 PM   #45 
  - I would say the pressure is on  EnlightenedOne   Nov-24-09 02:16 PM   #58 
  - He can end it. he wont. the blood is on his hands now  Mari333   Nov-24-09 06:45 PM   #65 
  - "I'm the President in a time of war"  Stinky The Clown   Nov-24-09 07:44 PM   #68 
  - He didn't start it  Alcibiades   Nov-24-09 10:47 PM   #71 
     - he could end it.  Hannah Bell   Nov-25-09 06:15 AM   #81 
        - I think he's going for peace with honor  Alcibiades   Nov-25-09 11:45 AM   #86 
  - My favorite part of this process was the announcement a couple weeks ago...  WhaTHellsgoingonhere   Nov-25-09 06:14 AM   #80 

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