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joshcryer Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun May-06-07 02:40 AM
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81. Is that video supposed to bother me?
'cause it doesn't.
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  -I just couldn't do it. Warren Stupidity  May-05-07 01:37 PM   #0 
  - I'm not paralyzed  proud2Blib   May-05-07 01:38 PM   #1 
  - I don't think that is Iraq  karlrschneider   May-05-07 01:42 PM   #3 
  - Like it makes a difference?  proud2Blib   May-05-07 01:44 PM   #5 
  - You've never visited a third world country, have you?  yibbehobba   May-05-07 04:06 PM   #25 
  - He needs to come home  proud2Blib   May-05-07 05:38 PM   #35 
     - He'll probably be just as big an idiot at home as he is in Afghanistan. n/t  yibbehobba   May-05-07 06:43 PM   #43 
        - So let's have him stay there!  proud2Blib   May-05-07 06:57 PM   #46 
           - There does not appear...  yibbehobba   May-05-07 07:09 PM   #49 
  - Yes, THAT soldier is a heartless bastard, or plays one in that video.  DemBones DemBones   May-05-07 10:44 PM   #65 
  - Yes, war brings out the worst  Carolina   May-05-07 11:21 PM   #69 
  - I'm guessing Afghanistan, but can't say for sure.  Buzz Clik   May-05-07 04:02 PM   #22 
     - Why does it matter?  proud2Blib   May-05-07 06:57 PM   #45 
        - I was not addressing you. It seems to matter to karlschneider. If it doesn't matter to you...  Buzz Clik   May-05-07 07:07 PM   #48 
  - Eh. A kid in danger every day being shadowed by beggging kids.  Buzz Clik   May-05-07 04:02 PM   #21 
  - You've never been out of the counry, have you?  nadinbrzezinski   May-05-07 05:47 PM   #36 
  - Is that video supposed to bother me?  joshcryer   May-06-07 02:40 AM   #81 
     - Me neither...  Jack_DeLeon   May-07-07 06:35 AM   #115 
  - You should've yelled "welcome back, bring them all home now" but taking a risk.  uppityperson   May-05-07 01:40 PM   #2 
  - I know. I felt pathetic in two different dimensions.  Warren Stupidity   May-05-07 01:44 PM   #4 
  - However, I can very much understand your reluctance.  uppityperson   May-05-07 01:55 PM   #7 
  - Confession is good for the soul and we're all just doing what we can, Warren.  DemBones DemBones   May-05-07 11:18 PM   #68 
     - No Fly list, indeed!  nathan hale   May-06-07 06:23 AM   #86 
  - That would have been the best course but I doubt many of us  DemBones DemBones   May-05-07 10:53 PM   #66 
     - Indeed DemBones, indeed to all you wrote.  uppityperson   May-06-07 12:58 AM   #77 
     - "the perfect response comes to mind too late "  Warren Stupidity   May-06-07 06:26 AM   #87 
  - In times of illegal war,  michael_1166   May-05-07 01:50 PM   #6 
  - I'm not thrilled with compelling a captive audience to cheer.  aquart   May-05-07 01:56 PM   #8 
  - Don't take it out on the troops.  meldroc   May-05-07 01:56 PM   #9 
  - Don't feel guilty about not participating in mindless ballyhoo.  mnhtnbb   May-05-07 01:57 PM   #10 
  - My dad gave me one of his old blue denim  durtee librul   May-05-07 02:06 PM   #12 
  - A courageous stand  dave_p   May-05-07 02:03 PM   #11 
  - sorry you couldn't shout out your protest  bigtree   May-05-07 02:11 PM   #13 
  - I had a similar experience at a Twins game a couple weeks ago  dflprincess   May-05-07 02:47 PM   #14 
  - On a DUer's sig line...  zidzi   May-05-07 07:17 PM   #51 
  - Go easy on the kid  gollygee   May-05-07 02:51 PM   #15 
  - You don't have to support the war to honor someone who  wienerdoggie   May-05-07 02:55 PM   #16 
  - Excuse me? I think we failed the soldiers. We're the ones in charge here...  originalpckelly   May-05-07 02:57 PM   #17 
  - Another point to keep in mind:  wienerdoggie   May-05-07 03:03 PM   #18 
  - Well said  DesertRat   May-06-07 10:00 AM   #94 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   May-05-07 03:43 PM   #19 
  - I understand your reluctance to applaud.  Buzz Clik   May-05-07 04:01 PM   #20 
  - So what?  alarimer   May-05-07 04:07 PM   #26 
  - You call these people sheep?  yibbehobba   May-05-07 04:16 PM   #28 
  - WS comported himself well. He simply abstained.  Karenina   May-05-07 04:24 PM   #31 
  - No one suggested that the author of the OP hang a medal on the soldier.  Buzz Clik   May-05-07 05:32 PM   #33 
  - So oppose the war but applaud the warriors. Why?  Warren Stupidity   May-05-07 06:18 PM   #39 
     - Christ. You don't know any soldiers at all. Nevermind.  Buzz Clik   May-05-07 07:04 PM   #47 
        - Wow you know what is in every soldiers heart and I don't  Warren Stupidity   May-05-07 07:23 PM   #53 
           - Deleted message  Name removed   May-05-07 09:09 PM   #64 
              - Why applaud if you didn't know he DID deserve it? that is making judgements also.  uppityperson   May-06-07 01:14 AM   #78 
                 - Ask Mr. Stupidity if, after abstaining from the applause, if he spoke to the soldier.  Buzz Clik   May-06-07 08:43 AM   #90 
                    - Why don't you ask me yourself?  Warren Stupidity   May-06-07 04:06 PM   #104 
                       - I did ask you  sanskritwarrior   May-06-07 04:10 PM   #106 
                       - Now you're making me ill.  Buzz Clik   May-06-07 07:50 PM   #112 
                          - Well no you aren't.  Warren Stupidity   May-07-07 06:24 AM   #114 
  - Don Quixote was a hero  TahitiNut   May-05-07 08:24 PM   #62 
     - An interesting take on the whole issue. Thanks for that. n/t  John Q. Citizen   May-06-07 01:47 AM   #79 
  - Yeah actually it was about me.  Warren Stupidity   May-05-07 04:22 PM   #29 
     - We all know we're being used, and these soldiers are not only used but abused.  Buzz Clik   May-05-07 05:34 PM   #34 
     - We all know we're being used?  Warren Stupidity   May-05-07 06:41 PM   #42 
        - That's a helluva reaction considering my initial response.  Buzz Clik   May-05-07 07:12 PM   #50 
           - "But it wasn't about you..."  Warren Stupidity   May-05-07 07:26 PM   #54 
     - your so vain...  Jack_DeLeon   May-07-07 06:39 AM   #116 
  - Good for you  alarimer   May-05-07 04:04 PM   #23 
  - Agreed.  Oregonian   May-05-07 08:00 PM   #59 
  - Let's all give Warren Stupidity a round of applause!  yibbehobba   May-05-07 04:04 PM   #24 
  - I just can't do it.  Lurking Dem   May-05-07 04:09 PM   #27 
  - .  bigtree   May-05-07 06:03 PM   #37 
  - For what?  Warren Stupidity   May-05-07 04:24 PM   #30 
     - I was being silly! n/t  yibbehobba   May-05-07 04:26 PM   #32 
  - Well You're Entitled, But I'm Thankful Everyone Else Cheered And You Didn't Shout Out Your Comment.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   May-05-07 06:06 PM   #38 
  - Why?  Warren Stupidity   May-05-07 06:19 PM   #40 
     - Because I Think It Was The Last Place For Protest And That We All Should Cheer His Safe Return.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   May-05-07 06:21 PM   #41 
        - What is the right place for protest?  Warren Stupidity   May-05-07 07:28 PM   #55 
        - Now You're Just Trying To Be Silly.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   May-05-07 07:57 PM   #58 
        - Saying "Bring them all home" is considered offensive to returning soldiers?  Lex   May-05-07 11:53 PM   #73 
        - Not On Its Face, No.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   May-06-07 12:05 AM   #74 
           - I guess I don't consider "bring them all home" making one into a "protester"  Lex   May-06-07 12:28 AM   #75 
              - I'm A Bit Weirded Out By It As Well. But I Just Don't Feel The Need To Disrupt It Either.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   May-06-07 12:53 AM   #76 
        - So what is the right place for protest?  Warren Stupidity   May-06-07 06:12 AM   #84 
           - Simple. Any Place The Sentiment Of The Protest Outweighs The Sentiment Of What's Being Protested.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   May-06-07 09:24 AM   #93 
        - Very good point  siligut   May-06-07 03:23 PM   #100 
        - I agree  spoony   May-06-07 08:48 AM   #91 
  - Paralyzed is about right.  Orsino   May-05-07 06:44 PM   #44 
  - Thanks, Orsino!  Karenina   May-05-07 07:36 PM   #56 
  - I should have requested that all of his comrades also return  Warren Stupidity   May-05-07 07:44 PM   #57 
     - Yeah. That would be a true welcome...  Orsino   May-06-07 05:30 AM   #82 
  - I can understand that...  stillcool47   May-05-07 07:18 PM   #52 
  - Thank you for your honesty, Warren Stupidity  Pastiche423   May-05-07 08:10 PM   #60 
  - Exactly like the spitting in Vietnam started...  TnDem   May-05-07 08:19 PM   #61 
  - Except it didn't - the spit upon vietnam vet story has been debunked. nt  glitch   May-05-07 11:05 PM   #67 
  - There are still people who claim to be vets and to have been spit on, but the vet  DemBones DemBones   May-05-07 11:40 PM   #72 
  - Your story is bullshit.  Vickers   May-06-07 02:19 AM   #80 
  - suggestion..next time if this happens to anyone else and you feel  flyarm   May-05-07 08:57 PM   #63 
  - Nah.  Warren Stupidity   May-06-07 06:09 AM   #83 
  - At tonight's Twins game  dflprincess   May-05-07 11:25 PM   #70 
  - Which is why I decided to write about this.  Warren Stupidity   May-06-07 06:23 AM   #85 
  - I understand what you are saying and your conflicted feelings.  Lex   May-05-07 11:29 PM   #71 
  - Agreed. The soldiers are not high school football players "winning one for the Gipper"  Buzz Clik   May-06-07 08:39 AM   #89 
  - Because you have such disregard for the soldiers, here's a suggestion:  Buzz Clik   May-06-07 08:36 AM   #88 
  - Self-deleted.  Lex   May-06-07 12:26 PM   #97 
  - I suggest you take a deep breath.  Warren Stupidity   May-06-07 04:12 PM   #107 
  - Applauding was a way to welcome the soldier home.  merh   May-06-07 08:55 AM   #92 
  - "mindless nationilistic militarism" What bullshit!  fishnfla   May-06-07 10:25 AM   #95 
  - I hate being put in any situation where I'm  LibDemAlways   May-06-07 10:39 AM   #96 
  - Here you go -- 14 dead today. Your chance to show how much you really don't care.  Buzz Clik   May-06-07 02:07 PM   #98 
  - How exactly does warrior worship help that?  Warren Stupidity   May-06-07 04:10 PM   #105 
     - This is your big chance.  Buzz Clik   May-06-07 07:10 PM   #111 
        - Now I'm Fred Phelps?  Warren Stupidity   May-07-07 06:20 AM   #113 
  - I read this thread early this morning and have been thinking about  sfexpat2000   May-06-07 02:16 PM   #99 
  - I think that is a good point and well worth considering.  Warren Stupidity   May-06-07 04:53 PM   #109 
     - This is the thing: BushCo put our people in harms way to line their pockets  sfexpat2000   May-06-07 05:25 PM   #110 
  - I couldn't have either  Solly Mack   May-06-07 03:25 PM   #101 
  - Definitely blatant repuke attempts at forcing you to approve  treestar   May-06-07 03:30 PM   #102 
  - Thank You for sharing  DianaForRussFeingold   May-06-07 03:59 PM   #103 
  - Good On You!  stirlingsliver   May-06-07 04:18 PM   #108 
 

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