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lamp_shade Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Oct-02-11 07:09 AM
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28. Relentless (yet meaningless) pissing and moaning. Ignore them. n/t
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  -So now you're upset that they killed a known terrorist? Really? Splinter Cell  Oct-02-11 12:57 AM   #0 
  - Get ready for a barrage.  ellisonz   Oct-02-11 01:00 AM   #1 
  - Oh for fuck's sake.  Kurovski   Oct-02-11 02:57 AM   #15 
  - I support the President.  ellisonz   Oct-02-11 03:03 AM   #17 
     - I support the President, too, but I'm not for giving him unfettered power of life or death.  Bake   Oct-04-11 09:06 AM   #74 
        - There are fetters. Via congress.  boppers   Oct-05-11 01:56 AM   #82 
  - we have laws against assassination. I have supported them all  roguevalley   Oct-02-11 12:45 PM   #47 
     - Destroying a military target is not assassination.  boppers   Oct-05-11 02:03 AM   #83 
  - Rule of Law?  Demeter   Oct-02-11 01:01 AM   #2 
  - We have been openly targeting civilians for death for hundreds of years.  ZombieHorde   Oct-02-11 11:07 AM   #43 
     - Obviously we can kill those who pose an immediate threat  Vattel   Oct-04-11 09:43 PM   #80 
  - Very upset.  Webster Green   Oct-02-11 01:18 AM   #3 
  - I'm sure Seal Team Six is grateful for his decision.  ellisonz   Oct-02-11 01:18 AM   #4 
  - Ibrahim Al-Asiri, Bomb-Maker Linked to 2009 Christmas Day Plot, Likely Killed in Yemen Drone Strike  Tx4obama   Oct-02-11 03:01 AM   #16 
  - That makes this operation a 'twofer", which makes it doubly good.  Major Hogwash   Oct-02-11 04:44 AM   #20 
     - Apparently it was a 'THREEfer'  Tx4obama   Oct-02-11 04:56 AM   #22 
  - Yes, they could have arrested him and brought himto trial. That tells me  truth2power   Oct-02-11 07:29 AM   #29 
  - Really? You gonna go arrest Al-Qaeda's bomb maker in the hills of Yemen?  msanthrope   Oct-02-11 01:11 PM   #53 
  - How would you arrest him?  hack89   Oct-03-11 11:06 AM   #65 
  - "they should have arrested him"  boppers   Oct-05-11 02:07 AM   #84 
  - Poor widdle al qweda big mean obama go and be mean doesn't ask permission bad nt  flamingdem   Oct-02-11 01:19 AM   #5 
  - okay. if you mockingly support this assassination, you will have to  roguevalley   Oct-02-11 12:47 PM   #48 
     - I call Bullshit on whining over killing a legitimate military target  flamingdem   Oct-02-11 12:55 PM   #52 
        - You talk like a 4 year old....  Mr Deltoid   Oct-02-11 03:25 PM   #55 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-02-11 01:32 AM   #6 
  -'d that massive invasion work out?  ellisonz   Oct-02-11 01:43 AM   #9 
  - These were terrorist attacks against Isreal not against the US....  WCGreen   Oct-02-11 02:07 AM   #11 
  - Wrong.  think4yourself   Oct-02-11 04:12 AM   #19 
  - The precedent of the US government killing Americans  Eric J in MN   Oct-02-11 01:35 AM   #7 
  - I have never fallen for that 'Terrorists!!' fear crap  Mr Deltoid   Oct-02-11 01:37 AM   #8 
  - If you have not fallen for the Terrorists fear crap, what is you rationalization  RaleighNCDUer   Oct-02-11 02:28 AM   #12 
  - What is important is that President Obama has now established a new precedent . So when we have a  Douglas Carpenter   Oct-02-11 01:53 AM   #10 
  - Just think, all those missed opportunities of past presidents -  RaleighNCDUer   Oct-02-11 02:31 AM   #13 
  - Jane Fonda? Lol.  dkf   Oct-02-11 04:02 AM   #18 
     - I don't think it's a stretch. I think it's the point.  grattsl   Oct-02-11 10:49 AM   #42 
     - How's about Ruby Ridge?  dkf   Oct-02-11 04:32 PM   #57 
        - Were you there?  Major Hogwash   Oct-05-11 03:20 AM   #87 
     - There are tens of thousands who hate her to this day, thinking she  RaleighNCDUer   Oct-03-11 09:44 AM   #64 
     - Not while she was in North Vietnam and on that anti-aircraft gun.  GreenStormCloud   Oct-04-11 09:03 PM   #77 
  - Like Democrats.  Demeter   Oct-02-11 05:13 PM   #60 
  - You couldn't just fitz and fizzle on any one of the dozens of other threads  Kurovski   Oct-02-11 02:51 AM   #14 
  - This is how it begins  nxylas   Oct-02-11 04:44 AM   #21 
  - All THREE were terrorists, and all in the same location when the drone attacked.  Tx4obama   Oct-02-11 05:01 AM   #23 
  - Time to start dropping bombs on Idaho?  KansDem   Oct-02-11 08:16 AM   #30 
  - Butler's dead, he died in 2004.  Major Hogwash   Oct-05-11 03:19 AM   #86 
  - Please cut the crap.  GeorgeGist   Oct-02-11 08:21 PM   #62 
  - You're asking for it now!  JVS   Oct-02-11 05:03 AM   #24 
  - L...L...L... Leave Al-Qaeda Alone!1!!111!  jefferson_dem   Oct-02-11 06:05 AM   #25 
  - LOL  flamingdem   Oct-02-11 11:08 PM   #63 
  - leave the strawman alone  frylock   Oct-03-11 01:07 PM   #66 
  - EXACTLY!!! If people criticize the government the terrorist have already won!!  Douglas Carpenter   Oct-02-11 06:53 AM   #26 
  - if you don't criticize the government we lose. remember that when  roguevalley   Oct-02-11 12:49 PM   #49 
  - This attitude is what turns off many independents and moderates.  DCBob   Oct-02-11 07:08 AM   #27 
  - Ignorant  pmorlan1   Oct-02-11 09:53 AM   #36 
     - I rest my case.  DCBob   Oct-02-11 10:16 AM   #41 
  - Relentless (yet meaningless) pissing and moaning. Ignore them. n/t  lamp_shade   Oct-02-11 07:09 AM   #28 
  - Obama did much more than kill a "terrorist"  Vinnie From Indy   Oct-02-11 08:36 AM   #31 
  - And to think that we regularly criticize the Rethuglicans because  COLGATE4   Oct-02-11 08:53 AM   #32 
  - +1  a simple pattern   Oct-02-11 09:16 AM   #33 
  - That  ProSense   Oct-02-11 09:54 AM   #38 
  - no. put nixon or bush or reagan there. would you still support that.  roguevalley   Oct-02-11 12:51 PM   #51 
  - Absolute nonsense.  phleshdef   Oct-02-11 10:15 AM   #40 
  - the same folks that want to scare us into voting for obama with the spectre of pres perry..  frylock   Oct-03-11 01:13 PM   #67 
  - When You Dedicate Your Life To Placing Bombs On Planes Filled With Innocent Men, Women, and Children  mikekohr   Oct-02-11 09:44 AM   #34 
  - Just a pseudo-Old Testament rant. which doesn't address the question. The issue is whether it is  COLGATE4   Oct-02-11 09:54 AM   #37 
  - Live by explosive, die by explosive  mikekohr   Oct-02-11 04:22 PM   #56 
  - and what of those who dedicate their job to ordering the dropping of bombs..  frylock   Oct-03-11 03:00 PM   #70 
  - Total agreement. N/T  GreenStormCloud   Oct-04-11 09:08 PM   #78 
  - Pitiful  pmorlan1   Oct-02-11 09:49 AM   #35 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-02-11 09:58 AM   #39 
  - so you know what people would do now? can you give me next weeks lottery numbers? n/t  Bodhi BloodWave   Oct-02-11 11:20 AM   #44 
  - A known terrorists?  Marnie   Oct-02-11 11:21 AM   #45 
  - That is not true.  Ikonoklast   Oct-05-11 03:13 AM   #85 
  - The legal justification for the assassination of an American Citizen by a "Unitary Executive".  bvar22   Oct-02-11 11:22 AM   #46 
  - No, now I'm upset that they killed an American citizen. Really.  ClassWarrior   Oct-02-11 12:49 PM   #50 
  - Not me.  Tarheel_Dem   Oct-02-11 03:20 PM   #54 
  - this sounds like RW radio all through the Bush years  Enrique   Oct-02-11 04:37 PM   #58 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-02-11 05:12 PM   #59 
  - This guy is a self- admitted terrorist, who publishes his murderous rants online and  lindysalsagal   Oct-02-11 06:43 PM   #61 
  - Change your headline: "So you're upset that they killed a known American citizen?"  Bake   Oct-03-11 02:26 PM   #68 
  - So....  Splinter Cell   Oct-03-11 03:22 PM   #71 
     - Frankly, I'm not losing sleep over al-whatsisname.  Bake   Oct-03-11 03:30 PM   #72 
     - No, I'd rather they prove that he is/does as you allege he is/does  COLGATE4   Oct-03-11 03:47 PM   #73 
     - Abortion activists terrorizing clinics and doctors, openly threatening their lives  Kurovski   Oct-04-11 12:15 PM   #76 
  - I'm against the death penalty regardless of who it is used on or how it is used.  Fearless   Oct-03-11 02:40 PM   #69 
  - +1  Phx_Dem   Oct-04-11 11:24 AM   #75 
  - If you're deliberately going to ask a red-herring nonquestion, OF COURSE you will get flak  saras   Oct-04-11 09:40 PM   #79 
  - good lord some people are ignorant  Vattel   Oct-04-11 09:44 PM   #81 
     - They sure are.  Splinter Cell   Oct-05-11 06:44 AM   #88 

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