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78. FUCK NO! ...damn it all to hell ...fuckin stupid ass mutha fuckas
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  -do you support escalation of the war against Afghanistan? mike_c  Nov-30-09 12:18 PM   #0 
  - Oppose (nt)  bigwillq   Nov-30-09 12:18 PM   #1 
  - Shit no, I do not support it.  tekisui   Nov-30-09 12:20 PM   #2 
  - Unrec for loaded question nt  Dreamer Tatum   Nov-30-09 12:21 PM   #3 
  - would you please offer suggestions for improvement?  mike_c   Nov-30-09 12:23 PM   #8 
  - Unrec for asking questions  Oregone   Nov-30-09 12:26 PM   #12 
  - LOL!  Kaleva   Nov-30-09 02:07 PM   #48 
  - Clearly you don't understand the situation in the Middle East...  JuniperLea   Nov-30-09 12:33 PM   #21 
  - ahh-- is this the basis for your objection below?  mike_c   Nov-30-09 12:36 PM   #26 
     - I don't yet know his reasons or plan... nor do you...  JuniperLea   Nov-30-09 03:32 PM   #62 
        - I don't make a hobby out of Obama bashing but there is enough information  EFerrari   Nov-30-09 03:48 PM   #72 
        - You don't know for sure that this is what's happening...  JuniperLea   Nov-30-09 05:47 PM   #92 
           - If that happens I'll eat my keyboard.  EFerrari   Nov-30-09 07:54 PM   #95 
              - You might have to dip it in chocolate....  JuniperLea   Nov-30-09 08:18 PM   #96 
                 - But that's exactly what I said and what others have predicted.  EFerrari   Nov-30-09 08:57 PM   #100 
        - the poll asks whether DUers support escalation or not-- irrespective of Obama's...  mike_c   Nov-30-09 03:49 PM   #74 
           - Bullshit...  JuniperLea   Nov-30-09 05:45 PM   #91 
  - It's not a war "against" Afghanistan, and it's not "escalation"  Dreamer Tatum   Nov-30-09 01:00 PM   #31 
     - well, the additional troops are going SOMEWHERE...  mike_c   Nov-30-09 01:14 PM   #35 
     - How is sending 34,000 additional troops "not an escalation"?  Flaneur   Nov-30-09 02:04 PM   #47 
     - When it's a calculated plan to get us out once and for all...  JuniperLea   Nov-30-09 03:34 PM   #64 
        - ahh-- the "fucking for virginity" argument....  mike_c   Nov-30-09 04:28 PM   #82 
           - Bullshit... bullshit... bullshit, with a side of extra crispy straw man...  JuniperLea   Nov-30-09 05:48 PM   #93 
           - Hear, hear!  Individualist   Nov-30-09 08:21 PM   #98 
     - "we are not there to dispose of the government"  Oregone   Nov-30-09 02:29 PM   #54 
     - Plus we haven't heard Obama speak to this...  JuniperLea   Nov-30-09 03:31 PM   #60 
     - the poll is to solicit DUers opinions, not Obama's....  mike_c   Nov-30-09 03:53 PM   #75 
     - Sorry, the poll is bullshit...  JuniperLea   Nov-30-09 05:43 PM   #90 
     - good idea-- let's give those arguments a week or so to sink in...  mike_c   Nov-30-09 04:41 PM   #83 
        - I'm down...  JuniperLea   Nov-30-09 05:42 PM   #89 
           - no worries-- I'll PM in a week or so....  mike_c   Nov-30-09 05:52 PM   #94 
     - Right. It's really ending the war, de-escalation and bringing the troops home! War is Peace!  Better Believe It   Nov-30-09 03:35 PM   #65 
     - The dishonesty, it burns.  EFerrari   Nov-30-09 03:39 PM   #67 
     - Since the President calls it a 'war' over and over, I think we can call it a 'war'.  Prometheus Bound   Nov-30-09 03:42 PM   #70 
     - we haven't 'declared' war against any nation since '41.  Warren Stupidity   Dec-01-09 06:00 AM   #109 
        - Nail meet hammar  Caretha   Dec-01-09 07:29 AM   #113 
  - Rec against douchebags  Zhade   Nov-30-09 09:46 PM   #102 
  - +1 (nt)  Posteritatis   Dec-06-09 07:37 PM   #120 
  - would the folks voting "Other" please explain their meaning?  mike_c   Nov-30-09 12:21 PM   #4 
  - I don't see this as "escalation", if sending in 40,000 troops will enable us  old mark   Nov-30-09 12:23 PM   #5 
  - you think the additional troops will end the war?  mike_c   Nov-30-09 12:27 PM   #15 
  - I do. I also think it will make troops in country marginally safer.  quiller4   Nov-30-09 05:27 PM   #86 
  - yes, it's time to turn out the lights and leave  unabelladonna   Nov-30-09 01:31 PM   #38 
  - I agree with you there, but it won't happen that way.  old mark   Nov-30-09 01:35 PM   #41 
  - escalations are always to 'end the war'.  Warren Stupidity   Dec-01-09 06:02 AM   #110 
  - I oppose and always have opposed.  enlightenment   Nov-30-09 12:23 PM   #6 
  - Wonder how many escalation supporters would answer honestly, your question?  SammyWinstonJack   Nov-30-09 12:41 PM   #27 
  - yes, it would be...  mike_c   Nov-30-09 12:42 PM   #28 
     - True.  enlightenment   Nov-30-09 02:09 PM   #49 
  - It's also "consistent" with McCains campaign statements.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Nov-30-09 12:23 PM   #7 
  - an excellent point....  mike_c   Nov-30-09 12:24 PM   #10 
  - Oppose militarization, period  Echo In Light   Nov-30-09 12:24 PM   #9 
  - +1 n/t  malaise   Nov-30-09 05:07 PM   #85 
  - But, but...he made a campaign PROMISE!  Oregone   Nov-30-09 12:25 PM   #11 
  - I can't say that I do or do not support it.  Cant trust em   Nov-30-09 12:27 PM   #13 
  - thank you....  mike_c   Nov-30-09 12:29 PM   #17 
  - Yes, Obama made history in November 2008. He can do whatever he wants. n/t  newtothegame   Nov-30-09 12:27 PM   #14 
  - No  BeFree   Nov-30-09 12:28 PM   #16 
  - Yeah... we should outlaw sarees just in case...  JuniperLea   Nov-30-09 12:32 PM   #19 
  - You are assuming that Al Qaeda would reuse old tactics.  MilesColtrane   Nov-30-09 12:33 PM   #20 
     - So  BeFree   Nov-30-09 12:35 PM   #25 
        - 1) Nobody knows.  MilesColtrane   Nov-30-09 01:38 PM   #42 
  - War against Afghanistan?  JuniperLea   Nov-30-09 12:29 PM   #18 
  - please clarify....  mike_c   Nov-30-09 12:34 PM   #23 
     - There is no war against Afghanistan...  JuniperLea   Nov-30-09 03:30 PM   #59 
        - Try telling that to the Afghans.  Flaneur   Nov-30-09 03:33 PM   #63 
        - Pointless statement...  JuniperLea   Nov-30-09 03:36 PM   #66 
        - Do you think our "smart" bombs only hit al Qaida "strongholds"  EFerrari   Nov-30-09 03:41 PM   #69 
        - This kind of thing helps no one...  JuniperLea   Nov-30-09 05:40 PM   #88 
           - That's a distinction without a difference.  EFerrari   Nov-30-09 08:19 PM   #97 
        - then WHERE are we spending all that money and sending all those troops to die?  mike_c   Nov-30-09 04:02 PM   #77 
  - Absolutely do NOT support, and nothing he says will change that.  closeupready   Nov-30-09 12:34 PM   #22 
  - No.  chill_wind   Nov-30-09 12:34 PM   #24 
  - No troops. Bring them home.  immoderate   Nov-30-09 12:51 PM   #29 
  - I oppose all wars that are not in ACTUAL defense of the United States of America  Sebastian Doyle   Nov-30-09 12:53 PM   #30 
  - Thank you. Me too. Exactly.  Sparky 1   Nov-30-09 09:55 PM   #103 
  - Other: I'm waiting to hear what Obama's strategy will be before I make my mind up  Turborama   Nov-30-09 01:05 PM   #32 
  - have you seen this post?  mike_c   Nov-30-09 01:09 PM   #34 
     - Yes I have and that's why I said "definitive"  Turborama   Nov-30-09 01:39 PM   #43 
  - No, no, a thousand times, no.  StarfarerBill   Nov-30-09 01:06 PM   #33 
  - The USA resembles NAZI Germany more and more every day.  Octafish   Nov-30-09 01:19 PM   #36 
  - There's great potential for learning here, although I have my doubts...  Echo In Light   Nov-30-09 01:32 PM   #39 
  - we're running about 5 to 1 in opposition to escalating the war, so far....  mike_c   Nov-30-09 01:29 PM   #37 
  - Strong support? From what I have seen since I've been here, DU is strongly anti- the Afghanistan war  Turborama   Nov-30-09 01:47 PM   #44 
     - I've had a number of discussions recently in which DUers expressed...  mike_c   Nov-30-09 01:50 PM   #45 
        - Poll results here can be trusted as much as any on line poll.  Kaleva   Nov-30-09 02:13 PM   #51 
           - is there another way to guage the sentiment of DUers...?  mike_c   Nov-30-09 02:19 PM   #52 
              - Given the margin, I'd say the poll is pretty suggestive as you say.  Kaleva   Nov-30-09 02:52 PM   #56 
  - I don't see sending additional and necessary troops as escalation  quiller4   Nov-30-09 01:34 PM   #40 
  - he is not limited to the options presented to him--he's president.  yurbud   Nov-30-09 02:01 PM   #46 
  - unless all the options are genuinely bad....  mike_c   Nov-30-09 02:12 PM   #50 
     - like Vietnam. Nixon continued the war for five more years then took the deal North offered LBJ  yurbud   Nov-30-09 02:58 PM   #57 
        - an excellent analogy, IMO....  mike_c   Nov-30-09 04:06 PM   #79 
  - It is a pretty simple word with a pretty clear meaning.  Warren Stupidity   Dec-01-09 06:03 AM   #111 
  - OPPOSE.  Soylent Brice   Nov-30-09 02:24 PM   #53 
  - I'm for immediate withdrawal of our troops there. Not being able to  Vidar   Nov-30-09 02:37 PM   #55 
  - Oppose.  redwitch   Nov-30-09 02:59 PM   #58 
  - We're not fighting a "war against Afghanistan". We prop up the bogus government of Afghanistan.  laststeamtrain   Nov-30-09 03:32 PM   #61 
  - I disagree....  mike_c   Nov-30-09 04:11 PM   #80 
  - Right on, Mike.  EFerrari   Nov-30-09 03:39 PM   #68 
  - War is Terrorism with a Bigger Budget  leftstreet   Nov-30-09 03:43 PM   #71 
  - "Politics is the shadow cast by big business over society." John Dewey  Echo In Light   Nov-30-09 03:55 PM   #76 
  - Thoroughly and completely oppose, Professor Mike  Nikki Stone1   Nov-30-09 03:48 PM   #73 
  - FUCK NO! ...damn it all to hell ...fuckin stupid ass mutha fuckas  L0oniX   Nov-30-09 04:02 PM   #78 
  - still running nearly six to one opposed, with 1000 views, 138 votes, and 80 replies....  mike_c   Nov-30-09 04:22 PM   #81 
  - OPPOSE  Eyerish   Nov-30-09 04:54 PM   #84 
  - Excellent question  rollingrock   Nov-30-09 05:31 PM   #87 
  - Hell No!  OmmmSweetOmmm   Nov-30-09 08:22 PM   #99 
  - Self delete...  Cid_B   Nov-30-09 09:43 PM   #101 
  - Oppose strongly!  donheld   Nov-30-09 10:32 PM   #104 
  - i'm with you  barbtries   Dec-01-09 02:09 AM   #105 
  - dup  yodoobo   Dec-01-09 03:25 AM   # 
  - Other - I Support Obama's decision  yodoobo   Dec-01-09 03:25 AM   #106 
  - whatever you are smoking, please pass me some  Skittles   Dec-01-09 03:28 AM   #107 
  - I chose "other" ...  gleaner   Dec-01-09 04:16 AM   #108 
  - Go back to basic English...  hayu_lol   Dec-01-09 06:58 AM   #112 
     - Thanks for your concern ....  gleaner   Dec-01-09 06:09 PM   #115 
  - War! Good God you all. What is it good for? Absolutely nothing.  RedCloud   Dec-01-09 07:32 AM   #114 
  - War means tears to thousands of mothers eyes  DesertRat   Dec-02-09 09:34 PM   #116 
  - --  mdmc   Dec-06-09 06:55 PM   #117 
  - Oppose, unless the 30k troops are used to help facilitate an immediate withdrawal.  Swamp Rat   Dec-06-09 07:01 PM   #118 
  - good to see this..i was beginning to think du had become an unrecognizable site..  xiamiam   Dec-06-09 07:06 PM   #119 
 

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