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ShortnFiery Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Nov-29-09 01:16 PM
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77. That's only because the information I provide happens to be TRUE.
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  -Change is actually winning the war against the Taliban PBS Poll-435  Nov-28-09 12:15 PM   #0 
  - yep  knowbody0   Nov-28-09 12:18 PM   #1 
  - Thank you for your input General Westmoreland!  IndianaGreen   Nov-28-09 12:18 PM   #2 
  - Equating war against the Taliban to Vietnam  PBS Poll-435   Nov-28-09 12:25 PM   #4 
  - You might benefit from learning about the Iraq War post-mortem taking place in the UK  IndianaGreen   Nov-28-09 12:30 PM   #9 
  - Equating Iraq with the war against the Taliban is even worse  PBS Poll-435   Nov-28-09 12:31 PM   #12 
     - Iraqis didn't want us in their country, anymore than the Afghan people do  IndianaGreen   Nov-28-09 12:36 PM   #16 
     - They also see the same moon at night  PBS Poll-435   Nov-28-09 12:38 PM   #17 
        - I hope you enlist and fight this imperial war you are advocating!  IndianaGreen   Nov-28-09 12:39 PM   #20 
           - My "advocacy" is for winning and finishing a war that we didn't start  PBS Poll-435   Nov-28-09 01:30 PM   #44 
              - without getting your ass shot at, I see!  IndianaGreen   Nov-28-09 01:34 PM   #47 
                 - ROFL  PBS Poll-435   Nov-28-09 01:50 PM   #48 
                 - Why aren't you in prison for protesting against the war?  Kaleva   Nov-28-09 05:49 PM   #54 
                    - I am a military veteran  IndianaGreen   Nov-28-09 06:42 PM   #58 
     - We are NOT at war with the Taliban. That's Orwellian Mission Creep. It's al Qaeda who ...  ShortnFiery   Nov-28-09 12:54 PM   #30 
  - 400 US died in the first 8 years of Vietnam. 900+ have died in the  tekisui   Nov-28-09 12:44 PM   #24 
  - I don't know where you got your figures from but these differ.  Kaleva   Nov-28-09 07:07 PM   #59 
     - 1956-1964: 401  tekisui   Nov-28-09 09:39 PM   #61 
        - Casualty figures which seem correct as US forces didn't exceed 20k till 1964  Kaleva   Nov-28-09 11:01 PM   #63 
  - Tell that to Bill Moyers, he might know something about that. n/t  spiritual_gunfighter   Nov-28-09 01:15 PM   #40 
  - When did the "War on Terror"...  bvar22   Nov-29-09 10:26 AM   #72 
  - thank you for your lack of output General Kucinich!  Aramchek   Nov-28-09 11:06 PM   #64 
     - The American people don't support this war  IndianaGreen   Nov-29-09 10:43 AM   #75 
  - And...  BeFree   Nov-28-09 12:21 PM   #3 
  - The Taliban is a clear group of people  sandnsea   Nov-28-09 12:27 PM   #7 
     - Are we at war...  BeFree   Nov-28-09 12:30 PM   #10 
     - When some baptist kills an "abortionist"  sandnsea   Nov-28-09 01:33 PM   #46 
        - ..."we need to be more pro-active in identifying these religious freaks."  bvar22   Nov-29-09 10:35 AM   #73 
     - It's settled then: All we have to do is find the see-through people in Afghanistan  cherokeeprogressive   Nov-28-09 06:38 PM   #57 
        - I didn't say fighting an insurgent war was easy  sandnsea   Nov-28-09 07:20 PM   #60 
  - We're actually at war with warlords & radicals  sandnsea   Nov-28-09 12:25 PM   #5 
  - Does their HQ say "Taliban" over the door? nt  bigjohn16   Nov-28-09 12:27 PM   #6 
  - Yes, as a matter of fact n/t  sandnsea   Nov-28-09 12:27 PM   #8 
     - Well this will be easy then, and I was all worried for nothing. nt  bigjohn16   Nov-28-09 12:30 PM   #11 
  - True, at least there is a plan under a competent President  treestar   Nov-28-09 12:31 PM   #13 
  - The 'Best and the Brightest' also led us into Vietnam  IndianaGreen   Nov-28-09 12:38 PM   #18 
  - Sure all the killing will be neat, easy and clean now that the Taliban knows  avaistheone1   Nov-28-09 12:38 PM   #19 
     - So organize a march against it  treestar   Nov-28-09 12:46 PM   #26 
        - "If we make the wrong choice, then the danger is that we'll get hit again"  bigjohn16   Nov-28-09 12:49 PM   #27 
        - If we STAY, the chances of us being HIT again will rise exponentially.  ShortnFiery   Nov-28-09 01:01 PM   #33 
           - The President is going there to nation build in a country with no national identity.  bigjohn16   Nov-28-09 01:06 PM   #36 
        - Be sure. I will be in the demonstration against the war scheduled in San Francisco Tuesday.  avaistheone1   Nov-28-09 01:01 PM   #34 
           - Recently, General "Peaches" Petareus admitted that al Qaeda is no longer in Afghanistan.  ShortnFiery   Nov-28-09 01:07 PM   #37 
  - Hello? Please learn your history: The Taliban did NOT attack us on 9/11 ...  ShortnFiery   Nov-28-09 12:35 PM   #14 
  - I disagree with you  PBS Poll-435   Nov-28-09 12:36 PM   #15 
     - No, don't leave it at that, sacrifice your children to go kill and die for this war.  ShortnFiery   Nov-28-09 12:40 PM   #21 
     - After interacting with you for several years here at DU I don't believe that you possess  PBS Poll-435   Nov-28-09 12:54 PM   #29 
        - Too funny! I actually served in Army Intelligence, but you in your infinite wisdom  ShortnFiery   Nov-28-09 01:14 PM   #38 
           - With all due respect. And I do mean with all due respect ...  PBS Poll-435   Nov-28-09 01:20 PM   #41 
              - LOL, thanks and how republican of you. When all else fails, label your opponent "crazy."  ShortnFiery   Nov-28-09 01:26 PM   #42 
                 - Self-chuckle nt  PBS Poll-435   Nov-28-09 01:28 PM   #43 
                 - "I do tend to behave like a smart-ass"  boppers   Nov-29-09 04:56 AM   #70 
                    - As will you.  ShortnFiery   Nov-29-09 01:09 PM   #76 
     - I am sure you also believe Saddam was piloting one of the planes that crashed into WTC  IndianaGreen   Nov-28-09 12:41 PM   #22 
     - Sure thing  PBS Poll-435   Nov-28-09 12:44 PM   #25 
        - That's the ENTIRE point: Moral Courage. If he had the courage to withdraw, there would  ShortnFiery   Nov-28-09 12:49 PM   #28 
           - Moral Courage is not worrying about electoral losses, but doing the right thing. nt  PBS Poll-435   Nov-28-09 12:55 PM   #31 
              - But that's NOT what he's doing. Obama is "playing it safe" politically, but as a result  ShortnFiery   Nov-28-09 12:59 PM   #32 
     - So the Taliban did attack us?  knightinwhitesatin   Nov-28-09 01:02 PM   #35 
     - you need to explain why you disagree  paulk   Nov-28-09 02:59 PM   #50 
        - It's tough to have a rational discussion when your opponent only throws poo at the wall  PBS Poll-435   Nov-28-09 05:30 PM   #53 
        - I've disagreed with that poster more often than not  paulk   Nov-29-09 12:02 AM   #65 
           - Democratic President Formulates Meaningful Plan  PBS Poll-435   Nov-29-09 02:08 AM   #68 
        - The poster he responded to cannot be engaed in a rational discussion when it comes to Afghanistan.  Odin2005   Nov-28-09 06:38 PM   #56 
           - That's only because the information I provide happens to be TRUE.  ShortnFiery   Nov-29-09 01:16 PM   #77 
  - Except for the Taliban we are paying and offering jobs to.  tekisui   Nov-28-09 12:42 PM   #23 
  - +1  Matariki   Nov-28-09 01:14 PM   #39 
  - As I recall, BushCo had any number of plans to win...  Ozymanithrax   Nov-28-09 01:31 PM   #45 
  - Sad thing is that we were before those bastards shifted focus to Iraq nt  PBS Poll-435   Nov-28-09 01:51 PM   #49 
  - Change is recognizing that war is not an appropriate instrument  LWolf   Nov-28-09 03:21 PM   #51 
  - +1  polichick   Nov-28-09 03:28 PM   #52 
  - +0.9  Orsino   Nov-29-09 01:47 PM   #78 
  - K&R  Odin2005   Nov-28-09 06:34 PM   #55 
  - K and friggin' R. I don't care How Many Haters wanna unrec this post, the poster is right.  NYC_SKP   Nov-28-09 10:33 PM   #62 
  - If we're at war with the Taliban  dflprincess   Nov-29-09 12:46 AM   #66 
  - Cuz they are mostly poor people, tortured by their government  PBS Poll-435   Nov-29-09 02:12 AM   #69 
  - There is no winning in Afghanistan.  burning rain   Nov-29-09 01:03 AM   #67 
  - Previous Administration vis-a-vis Afghanistan: LIHOP.  NYC_SKP   Nov-29-09 09:50 AM   #71 
     - The Left says end this war. The Right says this is an unaffordable war. The polls say...  IndianaGreen   Nov-29-09 10:40 AM   #74 

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