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frylock Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jun-22-11 10:39 PM
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26. and how many mercenaries errrrrrr..... contractors remain in iraq?
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  -Keep in mind that Iraq had 150,000 troops when Obama took office... 50,000 now scheming daemons  Jun-22-11 09:05 PM   #0 
  - They wanted all the troops out the day he took office and  Drale   Jun-22-11 09:06 PM   #1 
  - Yes, but he *campaigned* on a surge, and he did what he said he would do.  joshcryer   Jun-22-11 09:08 PM   #3 
  - I don't know if your a sports fan or not but  Drale   Jun-22-11 09:10 PM   #5 
  - Yep.  Tx4obama   Jun-22-11 09:30 PM   #10 
     - Frankly I was a Hillary defender (*mainly* because it was out of hand), but I'm *glad*...  joshcryer   Jun-22-11 09:43 PM   #15 
     - I think some people believed/hoped the distortions the RW put out about Obama were true.  Pirate Smile   Jun-22-11 10:01 PM   #22 
        - LOL, jokes on them, then.  joshcryer   Jun-22-11 10:42 PM   #28 
           - Yeah, it is hilarious.  Webster Green   Jun-22-11 11:01 PM   #30 
  - Who gives a flying fuck what he campaigned on?  Webster Green   Jun-22-11 09:18 PM   #9 
     - What the fuck? It's paramount that candidates do what they campaigned on!  joshcryer   Jun-22-11 09:41 PM   #13 
     - It's time to get out.  Webster Green   Jun-22-11 09:51 PM   #19 
        - I agree, i also couldn't care less about the afghan people  mkultra   Jun-23-11 09:56 PM   #54 
     - " How about doing the right thing. NOW!" Exactly, And he is.  johnaries   Jun-22-11 09:53 PM   #20 
     - Links to the "new" information on the phony war on drugs please.  Webster Green   Jun-22-11 10:02 PM   #23 
     - stalwart and resolute  frylock   Jun-22-11 10:41 PM   #27 
        - Fuck that.  Webster Green   Jun-22-11 10:53 PM   #29 
           - word up  frylock   Jun-23-11 10:19 AM   #50 
  - Exactly!  joshcryer   Jun-22-11 09:07 PM   #2 
  - there's no point in having ANY troops in Iraq.  provis99   Jun-22-11 09:09 PM   #4 
  - Our troops are NOT "fighting" in Iraq....  scheming daemons   Jun-22-11 09:10 PM   #7 
     - Five troops killed in fighting June 9, 2011  provis99   Jun-22-11 09:16 PM   #8 
     - Theres no doubt that there are danger zones in Iraq that we have troops guarding.  phleshdef   Jun-22-11 11:16 PM   #33 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-23-11 12:17 AM   #34 
     - Get your emotions under control.  phleshdef   Jun-23-11 12:31 AM   #36 
     - Sure troops are killed all the time in the U.S.  former9thward   Jun-24-11 09:42 PM   #60 
     - Uh, that wasnt combat  mkultra   Jun-23-11 09:59 PM   #55 
     - Really?  dflprincess   Jun-22-11 09:49 PM   #18 
  - According to the Yahoo article 180,000 when he was in office  davidpdx   Jun-22-11 09:10 PM   #6 
  - Might want to check your math.  boppers   Jun-23-11 02:24 AM   #41 
     - And here I thought I was good at math  davidpdx   Jun-23-11 07:43 AM   #45 
  - Thanks for the reminder. He's the opposite of a warmonger, in other words.  ClarkUSA   Jun-22-11 09:33 PM   #11 
  - Pathetic.  Webster Green   Jun-22-11 09:38 PM   #12 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-23-11 05:13 AM   #44 
  - where 50% more wars equals 'not a warmonger'.  Warren Stupidity   Jun-23-11 07:58 AM   #48 
     - where 50% less troops equals 'not a warmonger'  mkultra   Jun-23-11 09:59 PM   #56 
  - I didn't agree with him then, either  paulk   Jun-22-11 09:42 PM   #14 
  - Did you vote for him?  joshcryer   Jun-22-11 09:44 PM   #16 
  - of course I did  paulk   Jun-22-11 09:48 PM   #17 
     - Oh I dunno...  joshcryer   Jun-22-11 09:57 PM   #21 
  - that would be nice  mkultra   Jun-23-11 10:01 PM   #57 
  - He's definitely keeping promises despite the revisionism thrown at him by both sides.  Tarheel_Dem   Jun-22-11 10:05 PM   #24 
  - Many of voted for him in spite of his wrong position on Afghanistan and Pakistan.  tekisui   Jun-22-11 10:10 PM   #25 
  - and how many mercenaries errrrrrr..... contractors remain in iraq?  frylock   Jun-22-11 10:39 PM   #26 
  - Why don't you tell us? I'd like to know a specific number myself.  phleshdef   Jun-22-11 11:09 PM   #32 
     - Mercenary truck drivers. Mercenary cooks. Mercenary electricians.  Ikonoklast   Jun-23-11 10:35 AM   #51 
  - Was the 2008 election a vote for or against a surge in Afghanistan?  former9thward   Jun-22-11 11:08 PM   #31 
  - I voted against continuing the Bush-Cheney bullshit.  Warren Stupidity   Jun-23-11 07:59 AM   #49 
  - That was going to happen ANYWAY.  pot   Jun-23-11 12:27 AM   #35 
  - Ooops, we don't want THAT to infect this thread. Keep quiet. nt  Bonobo   Jun-23-11 12:59 AM   #37 
  - Pulling out ONE THIRD of our Afghan troops is like Biden would say: A BIG F'ing DEAL :) n/t  Tx4obama   Jun-23-11 01:24 AM   #38 
  - Noi , it isn't.  bowens43   Jun-23-11 05:10 AM   #43 
     - 50% less troops between the two since he took office  mkultra   Jun-23-11 10:03 PM   #58 
  - That's 50,000 too many in my humble opinion  Armstead   Jun-23-11 02:05 AM   #39 
  - US military coming home, mercs are going over there.  Mimosa   Jun-23-11 02:18 AM   #40 
  - The media also doesn't report on what all those contractors & mercenaries are costing us n/t  dflprincess   Jun-23-11 08:27 PM   #52 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-23-11 05:07 AM   #42 
  - He campaigned on a whole lot of stuff  Sherman A1   Jun-23-11 07:52 AM   #46 
  - "That said, probably sitting out the next one."  ellisonz   Jun-25-11 01:34 PM   #61 
  - Keep in mind that we continue to occupy Iraq despite claims to the contrary.  Warren Stupidity   Jun-23-11 07:56 AM   #47 
     - "occupy"? Really? Funny how the Iraqis don't have the same POV and it's their country.  ClarkUSA   Jun-23-11 08:30 PM   #53 
        - yes germany and japan are exactly equivalent.  Warren Stupidity   Jun-24-11 08:33 AM   #59 
 

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