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Philosoraptor Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Apr-22-07 01:20 PM
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8. It's all about packaging a product.
They have dozens of names for it, the global war on terror, the fight for freedom and democracy, the calling of our generation, the war on islamofascism, bla bla bla.

Just waiting for the next nuance.
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  -"Long War" label to be dropped. Yup, that should take care of it. Philosoraptor  Apr-22-07 12:04 PM   #0 
  - what about the other rhetoric  bigtree   Apr-22-07 12:08 PM   #1 
  - You said it! "That should take care of it."  vickitulsa   Apr-22-07 12:10 PM   #2 
  - Well that just changes everything then...  youthere   Apr-22-07 12:13 PM   #3 
  - LMAO  Solly Mack   Apr-22-07 12:15 PM   #4 
  - Never Ending War More Like It  Monkeyman   Apr-22-07 12:16 PM   #5 
  - War for oil is all it ever was.  tabasco   Apr-22-07 12:20 PM   #6 
  - I agree - it always has been about oil!!!  Bobbieo   Apr-22-07 12:28 PM   #7 
  - It's all about packaging a product.  Philosoraptor   Apr-22-07 01:20 PM   #8 
  - That is true, 5 years does not a long war make!  Rex   Apr-22-07 01:27 PM   #9 
  - The Lost War  Philosoraptor   Apr-22-07 06:45 PM   #10 
     - THAT is the new name they should use!!!!  BrklynLiberal   Apr-22-07 10:57 PM   #11 
        - Shades of "1984". Change the name and everyone will forget what it was all really about.  BrklynLiberal   Apr-22-07 10:58 PM   #12 
  - Like the bushies' new term for hunger: 'experiencing food insecurity'  grannylib   Apr-22-07 11:17 PM   #13 
  - Meanwhile, Stripes editors promoted "long war" in this Heritage Foundation editorial  lebkuchen   Apr-22-07 11:46 PM   #14 
  - Like fine scotch, give it at least 12 years or so.  Philosoraptor   Apr-23-07 04:44 AM   #15 
  - I can see the light at the end of the tunnel.  progressoid   Apr-23-07 07:32 AM   #16 
  - .............  Philosoraptor   Apr-23-07 12:01 PM   #17 

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