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Individualist Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Dec-02-09 12:44 PM
Response to Reply #13
22. Not very likely.
The neolibs are all fired up with warlust.
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  -Gates: U.S. troop withdrawal may not begin in July 2011 - statement president's 'strong intent' bigtree  Dec-02-09 11:42 AM   #0 
  - Gates just said he detest the term "Exit Strategy" nt  bigjohn16   Dec-02-09 11:47 AM   #1 
  - Obama's job # 1 is to fire this guy.  Botany   Dec-02-09 11:47 AM   #2 
  - Secretary Clinton said the same thing. It's administration policy not just Gates. nt  bigjohn16   Dec-02-09 11:50 AM   #5 
  - And he is the President's choice, just like Rahm and Geithner.  saracat   Dec-02-09 11:51 AM   #6 
  - That's absolute BS  Inuca   Dec-02-09 01:46 PM   #34 
  - So much for a certain posters argument that this should be "framed" as a withdrawal  saracat   Dec-02-09 11:49 AM   #3 
  - the qualifications were rather predictable  bigtree   Dec-02-09 12:09 PM   #11 
  - They frame everything as a brilliant strategic victory of progressive ideas  AllentownJake   Dec-02-09 12:38 PM   #20 
  - Lay the ground work now for further escalation in 2011.  BobRossi   Dec-02-09 11:49 AM   #4 
  - The other shoe,  The_Casual_Observer   Dec-02-09 11:52 AM   #7 
  - ROFLMAO  Solly Mack   Dec-02-09 11:53 AM   #8 
  - It was laughable when he said it.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Dec-02-09 11:54 AM   #9 
  - THAT Didn't Take Long... Last Night, A Speech, Today... Some Facts!  ChiciB1   Dec-02-09 11:59 AM   #10 
  - right on cue... I was waiting for this...  fascisthunter   Dec-02-09 12:13 PM   #12 
  - Expect some DUers to start peeling away from supporting the president on this  eleny   Dec-02-09 12:14 PM   #13 
  - Not very likely.  Individualist   Dec-02-09 12:44 PM   #22 
     - Oh sure, but there are those who are being swept up in the neolib dazzle talk  eleny   Dec-02-09 03:37 PM   #37 
  - The sales pitch  AllentownJake   Dec-02-09 12:14 PM   #14 
  - Which they won't, conveniently.  SammyWinstonJack   Dec-02-09 01:02 PM   #24 
  - It didn't take long to walk back from that.  tekisui   Dec-02-09 12:15 PM   #15 
  - P.S. Rec'd and bookmarked, too  eleny   Dec-02-09 12:16 PM   #16 
  - 2011 is a goal. May or may not happen right then, depending on circumstances.  TwilightGardener   Dec-02-09 12:22 PM   #17 
  - no conflict between them at all  bigtree   Dec-02-09 12:24 PM   #18 
     - And...what is it that bothers anyone about pulling forces out of areas  TwilightGardener   Dec-02-09 12:27 PM   #19 
        - don't change the subject  bigtree   Dec-02-09 12:42 PM   #21 
           - I didn't change the subject--2011 is a target, a goal. No one knows  TwilightGardener   Dec-02-09 12:59 PM   #23 
              - It was presented as an exit. It was interpreted as an exit by most folks listening  bigtree   Dec-02-09 01:05 PM   #26 
                 - If it's winding down, how is that not an exit? You do realize that things will  TwilightGardener   Dec-02-09 01:13 PM   #27 
                    - It's NOT going to be winding down as the president alluded to in his speech  bigtree   Dec-02-09 01:32 PM   #29 
                       - ...  TwilightGardener   Dec-02-09 01:37 PM   #30 
                          - good luck with all of that  bigtree   Dec-02-09 01:40 PM   #32 
                             - Naw, that's already happened. But the effort goes on, nonetheless.  TwilightGardener   Dec-02-09 01:47 PM   #35 
  - watch out! the Pentagon always wins  G_j   Dec-02-09 01:05 PM   #25 
  - I didn't believe him last night.  bvar22   Dec-02-09 01:26 PM   #28 
  - Ambassador Rice is on now  bigtree   Dec-02-09 02:05 PM   #36 
  - And we will not close GITMO on time, either. nt  grahamhgreen   Dec-02-09 01:38 PM   #31 
  - When a president uses leftovers from Bush I and Bush II, this is the result.  TexasObserver   Dec-02-09 01:40 PM   #33 
  - .  bigtree   Dec-02-09 07:02 PM   #38 

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