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giabelsi Donating Member (3 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-31-10 07:08 AM
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70. OK......
Edited on Sun Jan-31-10 07:08 AM by giabelsi
But why didn't we bring our troops come home as promised after the election? Our departure date remains the same. Despite Bush's references to the Bible, and how crazy it is that we're there - We are in fact still there. It's none of our business what the Iraqi do or who the ruling party in Iraq is. They have been killing each other for thousands of years. All that killing/genocide justified by religion. I agree that war based on religious beliefs is not something we should be taking part in. It's ridiculous that we waste American resources or lives interfering. And the threat to Israel boils down to a family feud. Again, none of our business. Why should we care what happens in the Middle East?
What can we possibly accomplish? As soon as we leave Iraq will be back to the same old same old. Anything we accomplished will just be reversed.

Unfortunately there were parallels of Bush and Obama that I ignored during the election. They both had problems in their youth. Change. Maybe not so much....

Disappointed

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  -Chirac: Bush Half-Cracked When He Started His Iraq War kpete  Jan-30-10 10:29 AM   #0 
  - nutty as a fruitcake , but  Mari333   Jan-30-10 10:30 AM   #1 
  - I can't forget  Solly Mack   Jan-30-10 10:33 AM   #3 
  - Not alone in that Solly.  shadowknows69   Jan-31-10 08:11 AM   #72 
     - Thank you, shadowknows69  Solly Mack   Jan-31-10 09:00 AM   #79 
  - I agree.  midnight   Jan-30-10 08:00 PM   #33 
  - +1  leftstreet   Jan-30-10 11:51 PM   #51 
  - I call bullshit with you! nt  Enthusiast   Jan-31-10 04:09 AM   #59 
  - me too..because Bush was half cracked BEFORE he started that war...  winyanstaz   Jan-31-10 04:29 AM   #62 
  - +1 n/t  MissDeeds   Jan-31-10 09:18 AM   #83 
  - Just half?  Fumesucker   Jan-30-10 10:32 AM   #2 
  - The second half... The first half cracked at birth when Barb immediately used him as a bottle opener  Swamp Rat   Jan-30-10 11:54 PM   #52 
     - Those two assholes could scare roaches away from a crumb-pile.  HughBeaumont   Jan-31-10 09:13 AM   #81 
  - k&r for unusual honesty  spanone   Jan-30-10 10:33 AM   #4 
  - Bush is all cracked.  Jamastiene   Jan-30-10 10:34 AM   #5 
  - Along with the rest of his family. They are trained to be very successful sociopaths.  glitch   Jan-30-10 11:15 AM   #19 
  - This has always been my view.  Jackpine Radical   Jan-30-10 11:19 AM   #21 
     - The "ends justifies the means" and their "moral certitude" and "complete lack of empathy"...  liberation   Jan-30-10 09:20 PM   #37 
        - If you want chapter & verse on the Bushies, read Family of Secrets  Jackpine Radical   Jan-31-10 09:07 AM   #80 
  - Full-On Humpty Dumpty cracked!  PassingFair   Jan-30-10 11:49 PM   #48 
  - Now, see, I don't believe that claim for a minute......  hedgehog   Jan-30-10 10:34 AM   #6 
  - Gee, you might have mentioned that at the time.  DefenseLawyer   Jan-30-10 10:35 AM   #7 
  - Otoh, Bush told us that God told him to invade Afghanistan and then to invade Iraq!!  defendandprotect   Jan-30-10 10:07 PM   #41 
     - Point taken  DefenseLawyer   Jan-31-10 12:05 AM   #54 
        - Nixon, as I recall, also was trying to give the impression he was insane enough to nuke VN . ..!!  defendandprotect   Jan-31-10 11:10 AM   #90 
  - It was always seen as a "crusade" by the wingnuts...  Yurovsky   Jan-30-10 10:35 AM   #8 
  - Half-cracked? Half-crocked is more like it...  3waygeek   Jan-30-10 10:37 AM   #9 
  - A mission from God, huh?  tularetom   Jan-30-10 10:41 AM   #10 
  - The guy is/was nuts, yet his party let him destroy the nation for 8 years  Submariner   Jan-30-10 10:43 AM   #11 
  - K & R for reply #11  democrank   Jan-30-10 10:45 AM   #12 
  - K&R #11 !1 for ZOOM it!1 Too bad Jacques didn't spill back then. n/t  UTUSN   Jan-30-10 10:46 AM   #13 
  - Remember how the country of Lafayette was mocked as "cheese-eating surrender monkeys"?  Hekate   Jan-30-10 10:08 PM   #43 
     - There has to be a million of us,  snowshadow   Jan-31-10 12:25 AM   #55 
     - Spit ?  cartach   Jan-31-10 09:25 AM   #84 
     - Personally, I intend to have a full bladder for my visit.  MUAD_DIB   Jan-31-10 09:42 AM   #88 
     - It was a huge propaganda  Enthusiast   Jan-31-10 04:14 AM   #60 
     - Freedom Fries yesterday, Teabaggery today  SpiralHawk   Jan-31-10 06:23 AM   #69 
        - Ed Zackery. nt  Enthusiast   Jan-31-10 08:40 AM   #76 
     - Don't stop at spittle!  liam_laddie   Jan-31-10 09:16 AM   #82 
  - kick  samsingh   Jan-30-10 10:49 AM   #14 
  - Trying that "logic" with any Frenchman shows you how hopeless and fargone he was  BeyondGeography   Jan-30-10 10:49 AM   #15 
  - Gog and Magog. ROFL - although it's not so funny in the big picture  bread_and_roses   Jan-30-10 10:52 AM   #16 
  - K&R. Right wing dominance of US media minimized a lot of news  Overseas   Jan-30-10 10:57 AM   #17 
  - Not half-cracked....  DeSwiss   Jan-30-10 11:14 AM   #18 
  - He's one of those Calvinist who believe that he is saved no matter  alfredo   Jan-30-10 12:01 PM   #24 
  - gog and magog  Botany   Jan-30-10 11:17 AM   #20 
  - I think it should be changed to show bunkerboy and his heartless shrew "ma"...  TankLV   Jan-31-10 09:37 AM   #86 
  - ? Oddly, mainstream media are ignoring this alarming revelation ..?  G_j   Jan-30-10 11:20 AM   #22 
  - A religious crackpot, an ex-drunk of small intellect who "got saved?" Sir, shame, for you are  indepat   Jan-30-10 11:50 AM   #23 
  - Is your street named "Lobotomy Lane" by any chance? nt  liberation   Jan-30-10 09:16 PM   #36 
     - Might as well be. I'm confident some Kerry signs were removed for only about 75%  indepat   Jan-31-10 08:15 PM   #92 
  - Think it says a lot more about the Kangaroo SCOTUS and the American voters than it does Bewsh II.  HughBeaumont   Jan-30-10 12:02 PM   #25 
  - I wouldn't bet on it - look for "nakid boy" in your future...  TankLV   Jan-31-10 09:38 AM   #87 
  - Smirky's handlers had to tell the dumb son of a bitch something  Vinnie From Indy   Jan-30-10 12:20 PM   #26 
  - I KNEW those Gog and Magog  shimmergal   Jan-30-10 11:50 PM   #49 
  - Reading this makes me want to eat french fries. Have to ask though..  Union Yes   Jan-30-10 01:42 PM   #27 
  - Our media was complicit.  SmileyRose   Jan-30-10 01:46 PM   #28 
  - This is not the first time this has been reported. I read it at least 4~5 years ago.  ThomWV   Jan-30-10 02:04 PM   #29 
  - K&R - Too bad Democrats are the only ones EVER held accountable.  slay   Jan-30-10 05:53 PM   #30 
  - The sad thing isnt that Georgie was an idiot, it's that Congress wet themselves trying to please him  rhett o rick   Jan-30-10 06:03 PM   #31 
  - Chimpy may have been a religious nutcase, but that wasn't behind the decision to invade Iraq  Martin Eden   Jan-30-10 07:35 PM   #32 
  - <Newman's voice> Nevertheless. nt  Enthusiast   Jan-31-10 04:29 AM   #61 
  - More like "Grog and MadDog"  CLANG   Jan-30-10 08:03 PM   #34 
  - SNAP  Hekate   Jan-31-10 01:06 AM   #56 
  - How did we survive him?  EmeraldCityGrl   Jan-30-10 08:12 PM   #35 
  - Why in the fuck  hatesthegop   Jan-30-10 09:27 PM   #38 
  - Fucking frightening that he was our president for 8 years and had his finger on the nuclear button!!  Harry Monroe   Jan-30-10 09:34 PM   #39 
  - This can never happen again  lunasun   Jan-30-10 09:46 PM   #40 
  - "It can not happen again"  Enthusiast   Jan-31-10 04:47 AM   #63 
  - He is one sonuva....  many a good man   Jan-30-10 10:07 PM   #42 
  - That's far worse than Nancy Regan's star and palm reading bull shit.  L0oniX   Jan-30-10 10:17 PM   #44 
  - So, when is Chirac going to be subpoenaed to testify? Oh, right.  flvegan   Jan-30-10 10:21 PM   #45 
  - a little sumpin to share..  gimama   Jan-30-10 10:24 PM   #46 
  - and we had some in Congress that had the freaking nerve to change the name of French Fries ..when we  flyarm   Jan-30-10 11:01 PM   #47 
  - Heh. So much for their not being a religious motive,  D23MIURG23   Jan-30-10 11:51 PM   #50 
  - No shit.  existentialist   Jan-30-10 11:56 PM   #53 
  - Funny, I can imagine Chirac talking about it  AzNick   Jan-31-10 02:25 AM   #57 
  - What could Chirac  Enthusiast   Jan-31-10 04:07 AM   #58 
  - Only half?  LeftishBrit   Jan-31-10 04:54 AM   #64 
  - Let's not forget his evangelical nutjob "'God will be my judge on Iraq'" poodle Tony Blair  Turborama   Jan-31-10 04:56 AM   #65 
  - Wasn't Pat Robertson his spiritual adviser  malaise   Jan-31-10 04:59 AM   #66 
  - Seriously?  Turborama   Jan-31-10 05:31 AM   #67 
     - I sure heard that ages ago - read this article to see all the ReTHUG links with Robertson et al  malaise   Jan-31-10 05:45 AM   #68 
  - OK......  giabelsi   Jan-31-10 07:08 AM   #70 
  - K & Highly rec'd  Christa   Jan-31-10 07:35 AM   #71 
  - we've been saying this here for YEARS.  Soylent Brice   Jan-31-10 08:21 AM   #73 
  - Gog & Magog, aka - Bush & Cheney nt  paparush   Jan-31-10 08:23 AM   #74 
  - "on a mission from God" sayeth the Booze Brother.  peekaloo   Jan-31-10 08:33 AM   #75 
  - K&R  Dr.Phool   Jan-31-10 08:41 AM   #77 
  - Important to get this out before the revisionists rewrite the histroy.  RedCloud   Jan-31-10 08:47 AM   #78 
  - So - all of us were RIGHT when we were ridiculed on here for saying that....YEARS AGO!!!  TankLV   Jan-31-10 09:33 AM   #85 
  - What is frightening about W is the fact that regular Americans,  Vermontgrown   Jan-31-10 10:19 AM   #89 
  - Interesting to see this is print. I hope a big issue is made of this  Paper Roses   Jan-31-10 02:06 PM   #91 
 

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