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Hissyspit Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jun-28-10 04:53 PM
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32. What do the wars have to do with Yanni?
Oh, wait...

I'll shut up now. :)
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  -Yanno . . . . . it all comes down to ending those two fucking wars. Stinky The Clown  Jun-28-10 08:01 AM   #0 
  - Rec +infinity  CurtEastPoint   Jun-28-10 08:10 AM   #1 
  - Except!  sasquuatch55   Jun-28-10 05:13 PM   #39 
  - Don't forget the oil  lark   Jun-28-10 05:38 PM   #45 
  - What you said...  redwitch   Jun-28-10 08:21 PM   #65 
  - ditto~  Pharaoh   Jun-28-10 08:12 AM   #2 
  - Then we will just move on to the next one.  dkf   Jun-28-10 08:12 AM   #3 
  - Now Afghanistan Minerals.  sasquuatch55   Jun-28-10 05:18 PM   #41 
  - Agree  Raine   Jun-28-10 08:54 PM   #70 
  - put all the bu$hit behind us  spanone   Jun-28-10 08:13 AM   #4 
  - Slight correction suggestion  HillbillyBob   Jun-29-10 07:44 AM   #107 
  - And cut the effin DoD.  Skidmore   Jun-28-10 08:14 AM   #5 
  - since 2001 the wars have cost your state 19.5 billion dollars and counting  madrchsod   Jun-28-10 08:15 AM   #6 
  - Great stat!  grahamhgreen   Jun-28-10 05:48 PM   #48 
     - www.costofwar.com  green917   Jun-28-10 06:34 PM   #50 
  - Can't be soon enough  HughMoran   Jun-28-10 08:35 AM   #7 
  - Absolutely.  mochajava666   Jun-28-10 08:40 AM   #8 
  - ditto  harun   Jun-28-10 08:48 AM   #9 
  - We're trying to do that, responsibly  treestar   Jun-28-10 08:50 AM   #10 
  - What exactly, does "responsibly" mean?  unhappycamper   Jun-28-10 08:52 AM   #12 
  - Not just pulling out and leaving God to sort them out when we started  treestar   Jun-28-10 09:13 AM   #13 
     - Good luck with that.  katandmoon   Jun-28-10 09:26 AM   #15 
     - Why should the US have better outcome than the Russians?  Mimosa   Jun-28-10 04:57 PM   #35 
     - Why should we leave Afghanistan in a better condition than when the Russians left?  Turborama   Jun-29-10 07:52 AM   #109 
        - The question is whether current policy is actually leading to improvments that outlast our presence.  D23MIURG23   Jun-29-10 08:21 AM   #115 
           - Agreed  Turborama   Jun-29-10 08:46 AM   #119 
     - So, just stay indefinitely then?  DRex   Jun-28-10 05:01 PM   #36 
     - are you confusing the war purpose with "democracy"?  AllyCat   Jun-28-10 05:17 PM   #40 
     - I kinda disagree  lark   Jun-28-10 05:43 PM   #46 
     - Do you have polling on that?  Nederland   Jun-28-10 10:54 PM   #83 
     - where have I heard that rationalization before?  Warren Stupidity   Jun-28-10 07:38 PM   #58 
     - Like an abusive spouse - we are the problem, time to go.  grahamhgreen   Jun-28-10 11:41 PM   #92 
  - "responsibly"  Smashcut   Jun-28-10 02:26 PM   #21 
  - I take "realistic" is losing steam...  liberation   Jun-28-10 07:19 PM   #54 
  - Sounds like a variant of the taglines at the end of booze commercials  Ken Burch   Jun-28-10 08:39 PM   #69 
  - This is DU, not Fox News.  harun   Jun-28-10 09:53 PM   #80 
  - Another Golden Oldie from the 70s.  dflprincess   Jun-28-10 11:04 PM   #85 
  - So many parallels. nt  Enthusiast   Jun-29-10 03:28 AM   #97 
  - No, they're drawing it out to make as much money as possible.  grahamhgreen   Jun-28-10 11:38 PM   #91 
  - I dunno. We were fed the same message about leaving Viet Nam.  Selatius   Jun-29-10 03:43 AM   #99 
  - Gullible much?  KansasVoter   Jun-29-10 07:34 AM   #104 
  - Ha! nt  valerief   Jun-29-10 08:01 AM   #112 
  - "responsibly" = making sure the military industrial complex is okay with it....  jeffrey_X   Jun-29-10 07:44 AM   #106 
  - I think "responsibly" is usually code for "we never actually leave". n/t  D23MIURG23   Jun-29-10 08:13 AM   #114 
  - I don't believe that.  tekisui   Jun-29-10 08:31 AM   #116 
  - Yes and the tax cuts for the wealthy -  1776Forever   Jun-28-10 08:51 AM   #11 
  - K&R.  katandmoon   Jun-28-10 09:24 AM   #14 
  - The people profiting from the wars own our government...  Fumesucker   Jun-28-10 09:28 AM   #16 
  - That was true during the Vietnam years too. n/t  Mimosa   Jun-28-10 04:55 PM   #34 
     - Yes, and the difference is, during the Vietnam years there was a draft  Amonester   Jun-28-10 09:15 PM   #75 
  - Occupations.  lonestarnot   Jun-28-10 09:42 AM   #17 
  - Both wars should have been ended long ago. n/t  OhioChick   Jun-28-10 09:47 AM   #18 
  - K&R  slay   Jun-28-10 01:54 PM   #19 
  - I voted for Kucinich.  flvegan   Jun-28-10 01:56 PM   #20 
  - Heh!  Stinky The Clown   Jun-28-10 03:06 PM   #27 
  - That would be a start -  TBF   Jun-28-10 02:46 PM   #22 
  - +100000000  leftstreet   Jun-28-10 02:47 PM   #23 
  - Both wars should have never been started.  KonaKane   Jun-28-10 02:49 PM   #24 
  - The bush-era ended, the wars should too.  Initech   Jun-28-10 02:50 PM   #25 
  - K & R, but I'd say that it goes hand and hand with ending our dependency on oil  earth mom   Jun-28-10 02:57 PM   #26 
  - Or Nixon who said it 25 years earlier.  pundaint   Jun-28-10 11:15 PM   #86 
     - Or Carter, who said it years ago as well.  Nay   Jun-29-10 05:30 AM   #101 
  - Yep, as well as the war on (some) drugs.  krabigirl   Jun-28-10 03:08 PM   #28 
  - Today, not tomorrow or when the sun next rises: today, savvy?  indepat   Jun-28-10 04:13 PM   #29 
  - Prosperity for the normal guy in the US  Hydra   Jun-28-10 04:24 PM   #30 
  - K&R  happy_liberal   Jun-28-10 04:26 PM   #31 
  - cleaning up the gulf oil mess  xiamiam   Jun-28-10 07:19 PM   #55 
  - Hell let them take the next year off, and pay them out of the ammo money we'll save.  pundaint   Jun-28-10 11:16 PM   #87 
  - Yes, bring the troops home,  area51   Jun-29-10 04:22 AM   #100 
  - What do the wars have to do with Yanni?  Hissyspit   Jun-28-10 04:53 PM   #32 
  - YES! n/t  Mimosa   Jun-28-10 04:54 PM   #33 
  - AND.....the tax cuts for the wealthy that Bush implemented during wartime and Congress allowed  judesedit   Jun-28-10 05:08 PM   #37 
  - There are 250-ish millionaires in OUR Congress. We must vote them out of there.  judesedit   Jun-28-10 05:11 PM   #38 
  - K&R also wish there hadn't been the $7.3 trillion handout to the banksters...  amborin   Jun-28-10 05:21 PM   #42 
  - It all comes down to ending policies that benefit corporations, not the people.  inna   Jun-28-10 05:26 PM   #43 
  - K and R (nt)  bigwillq   Jun-28-10 05:27 PM   #44 
  - It's a no brainer - and they won't even have the discussion!  grahamhgreen   Jun-28-10 05:47 PM   #47 
  - k&r. agreed. war is sick. eom  DRex   Jun-28-10 06:11 PM   #49 
  - K&R to the max  MissDeeds   Jun-28-10 07:12 PM   #51 
  - I know it really pisses me off when I hear tea baggers talk about cutting the budget  TNLib   Jun-28-10 07:14 PM   #52 
  - yesterdays headline said there were 56 al qaeda in afghanistan  xiamiam   Jun-28-10 07:16 PM   #53 
  - I'm still trying to understand how if they know the number is '56'  Warren Stupidity   Jun-28-10 07:59 PM   #60 
  - And if they're intelligent enough to even know an approximate number,  HughBeaumont   Jun-28-10 08:21 PM   #66 
     - I asked that a week or so ago  Stinky The Clown   Jun-28-10 08:55 PM   #71 
  - K&R great point N/T  Jeffersons Ghost   Jun-28-10 07:21 PM   #56 
  - You sir, are on a stinking roll!  Warren Stupidity   Jun-28-10 07:26 PM   #57 
  - And it would not hurt to close down some of the Empire's foreign  jwirr   Jun-28-10 07:45 PM   #59 
  - K & R ! ! ! ! !  pleah   Jun-28-10 08:12 PM   #61 
  - yes it does  branders seine   Jun-28-10 08:15 PM   #62 
  - I am SO with you..kicked and rec'd  w8liftinglady   Jun-28-10 08:16 PM   #63 
  - Super kick  L0oniX   Jun-28-10 08:17 PM   #64 
  - War is a racket  Swamp Rat   Jun-28-10 08:25 PM   #67 
  - DUH  Skittles   Jun-28-10 08:26 PM   #68 
  - End them now. No more bull shit! k*r  autorank   Jun-28-10 09:08 PM   #72 
  - Before the Great Oil Attack of 2010, the wars were the most troubling issue that threatened to  Divine Discontent   Jun-28-10 09:14 PM   #73 
  - K&R  GlennWRECK   Jun-28-10 09:14 PM   #74 
  - Yup. Just pack up and come home. It really is that simple.  liquid diamond   Jun-28-10 09:25 PM   #76 
  - Akshully ...... yeah. It really IS that simple.  Stinky The Clown   Jun-28-10 09:47 PM   #78 
  - So, the PNAC crowd was right? Wolfowitz, Perle and Cheney? nt  Atticus   Jun-29-10 12:28 AM   #93 
  - Resume the Draft  Goldstein1984   Jun-28-10 09:42 PM   #77 
  - +1  Enthusiast   Jun-29-10 03:35 AM   #98 
  - Indeed. n/t  Blue_In_AK   Jun-28-10 09:49 PM   #79 
  - You nailed it, Stinky. REC. nt  bertman   Jun-28-10 09:59 PM   #81 
  - K&R for truthiness.  midnight   Jun-28-10 10:34 PM   #82 
  - K&R  RetroLounge   Jun-28-10 10:58 PM   #84 
  - Hey, lets end the other 133 off the radar as well! Yeah? Yeah!  earcandle   Jun-28-10 11:18 PM   #88 
  - HEAR! HEAR! It's Time to End the Insanity of GWB!!!!!  mckara   Jun-28-10 11:30 PM   #89 
  - We're not allowed to spend taxpayer $$ on anything but war . . . sorry!!  defendandprotect   Jun-28-10 11:38 PM   #90 
  - agreed. nt  DesertFlower   Jun-29-10 12:49 AM   #94 
  - Oh, if only!  Chulanowa   Jun-29-10 01:20 AM   #95 
  - K&R  Enthusiast   Jun-29-10 03:24 AM   #96 
  - K&R  redqueen   Jun-29-10 05:43 AM   #102 
  - Good call.  burrfoot   Jun-29-10 07:32 AM   #103 
  - Unfortunately, the question must be asked:  Raster   Jun-29-10 07:39 AM   #105 
  - I think the latter has been true for decades. nt  valerief   Jun-29-10 08:02 AM   #113 
     - I agree. Eisenhower was correct.  Raster   Jun-29-10 08:33 AM   #117 
  - The US has painted it's way into the same corner the USSR did.  Hubert Flottz   Jun-29-10 07:52 AM   #108 
  - But we've always been at war with Eastasia! nt  valerief   Jun-29-10 07:58 AM   #110 
  - But how will the pissaways get their pissaway money? nt  valerief   Jun-29-10 07:59 AM   #111 
  - Will the US pull out 42,000 in two months from Iraq?  tekisui   Jun-29-10 08:34 AM   #118 
 

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