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Hannah Bell Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon May-02-11 01:47 AM
Response to Reply #25
61. "capable" -- of what? of getting drunk & shouting "USA"?
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  -Why are americans celebrating in the streets, DC/NY like something has actually happened? jp11  May-01-11 11:15 PM   #0 
  - bin Laden was associated with The War on Terror. Maybe they think it's over?  leftstreet   May-01-11 11:17 PM   #1 
  - It is a huge psychological victory.  The Velveteen Ocelot   May-01-11 11:17 PM   #2 
  - I, too, feel a bit underwhelmed.  Blue_In_AK   May-01-11 11:17 PM   #3 
  - This is how I see it, and I can't understand how people can think the death  jp11   May-02-11 06:41 AM   #67 
  - Has the World Series just ended?  MadBadger   May-01-11 11:17 PM   #4 
  - A milestone, a feather, a trophy can be claimed...  immoderate   May-01-11 11:22 PM   #15 
  - a bit of closure for those who were in the heart of things Sept 11th  KittyWampus   May-01-11 11:18 PM   # 
  - He can't seem to get it. n/t  emulatorloo   May-01-11 11:44 PM   #37 
  - Because he was a fucking dick  Codeine   May-01-11 11:18 PM   #5 
  - Well put.  immoderate   May-01-11 11:24 PM   #18 
  - +1  Fuzz   May-01-11 11:38 PM   #32 
  - +1 n/t  tammywammy   May-01-11 11:41 PM   #34 
  - +1000000  ProudToBeBlueInRhody   May-01-11 11:42 PM   #35 
  - EXACTLY!  Raine   May-02-11 01:32 AM   #55 
  - Thank you.  Warren DeMontague   May-02-11 02:47 AM   #63 
  - Well played Codeine.  blueamy66   May-02-11 08:16 AM   #77 
  - That is the power of a loaded macro  RandomThoughts   May-01-11 11:18 PM   #6 
  - I could see that but his value/worth was underplayed for so long because we  jp11   May-02-11 06:45 AM   #68 
  - Never underestimate the value of symbolism.  karnac   May-01-11 11:18 PM   #7 
  - For many it is a huge psychological victory, the other end of a really bad day 10 yrs ago  uppityperson   May-01-11 11:18 PM   #8 
  - Great way to put it  MadBadger   May-01-11 11:19 PM   #9 
  - Brainwashed by a decade of propaganda/terror porn.  girl gone mad   May-01-11 11:19 PM   #10 
  - Yeah, he made those videos for shits and giggles.  Ikonoklast   May-01-11 11:23 PM   #16 
  - Yes DC and NYC were never attacked on 9/11  emulatorloo   May-01-11 11:46 PM   #39 
  - Yes, the world series ends on the 1st Sunday in May. Also known as the SuperBowl  davepc   May-01-11 11:19 PM   #11 
  - Perfect.  blueamy66   May-02-11 08:17 AM   #79 
  - why are so many coming in to shit on obama and the militaries accomplishment? nt  seabeyond   May-01-11 11:20 PM   #12 
  - It's not shitting on the accomplishment...it's questioning the public's reaction.  Toucano   May-01-11 11:24 PM   #19 
  - Some want to go outside. You don't. Move on.  emulatorloo   May-01-11 11:38 PM   #31 
     - I'm capable of deciding how profound something may or may not be and discussing it with people  Toucano   May-01-11 11:45 PM   #38 
        - Well, Dad, you seem fairly clueless. Do you really not understand why DC/NYC would find this  emulatorloo   May-01-11 11:49 PM   #41 
           - Oh, yes. It's "cathartic". A great release of the daily reminders of that fateful, blue-skyed  Toucano   May-02-11 12:05 AM   #46 
  - Someone's got to be the Debbie Downer, you know nt  WolverineDG   May-02-11 08:28 AM   #83 
  - I'm on the way out right now to join in with neighbors in the street  EmmettKelly   May-01-11 11:20 PM   #13 
  - I'm Really Surprised at DU  Kalun D   May-02-11 03:03 AM   #65 
  - Do you think this is not a good thing?  Throd   May-01-11 11:20 PM   #14 
  - Do we run into the streets every time a "good thing" happens?  Toucano   May-01-11 11:27 PM   #23 
  - I think it is good he is dead I don't think it is 'worthy' of running into the streets  jp11   May-02-11 06:54 AM   #69 
     - +++ditto  marions ghost   May-02-11 08:06 AM   #72 
  - how many deaths is the sob responsible for?  OhioBlue   May-01-11 11:24 PM   #17 
  - Because they're happy Bin Ladin is dead. nt  sufrommich   May-01-11 11:24 PM   #20 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-01-11 11:24 PM   #21 
  - They have Bush/Cheney signs, but I think they're just drunk college kids.  Puregonzo1188   May-01-11 11:25 PM   #22 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-01-11 11:27 PM   #24 
  - He doesn't feel like running around outside, others do  emulatorloo   May-01-11 11:33 PM   #27 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-01-11 11:36 PM   #30 
     - Can you explain to me why you have no empathy for the people of DC and NYC?  emulatorloo   May-01-11 11:42 PM   #36 
        - Can you tell me why you have no empathy for the people of Afghanistan?  Toucano   May-01-11 11:48 PM   #40 
        - What the FUCK are talking about. DO NOT PUT WORDS INTO MY MOUTH  emulatorloo   May-01-11 11:50 PM   #43 
           - Where's your EMPATHY?  Toucano   May-02-11 12:09 AM   #51 
              - AGAIN STOP PUTTING WORDS IN MY MOUTH. Do you think your intellectual dishonesty impresses anyone?  emulatorloo   May-02-11 12:57 AM   #53 
                 - You want an empathetic response to the jubilation over an assassination.  Toucano   May-02-11 01:26 AM   #54 
                    - well said  marions ghost   May-02-11 08:13 AM   #75 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   May-01-11 11:57 PM   #44 
        - To those people it is. It brings them some closure.  emulatorloo   May-01-11 11:58 PM   #45 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   May-02-11 12:06 AM   #47 
           - I'm not "arguing" for anything. I am explaining why they are out there.  emulatorloo   May-02-11 12:50 AM   #52 
        - justice would be george bush in chains. he's killed more people than obl ever thought of.  Hannah Bell   May-02-11 01:46 AM   #60 
        - emulator, it's not that. These people are terribly unhappy  Solomon   May-02-11 08:21 AM   #81 
  - I hear that.  IsItJustMe   May-02-11 09:51 AM   #91 
  - the miserable can stay inside and grumble, the young and capable can celebrate  tranche   May-01-11 11:31 PM   #25 
  - "capable" -- of what? of getting drunk & shouting "USA"?  Hannah Bell   May-02-11 01:47 AM   #61 
  - We are truly dumb Americans out of work ...  MrMickeysMom   May-01-11 11:32 PM   #26 
  - I have to admit, as a Buddhist, I can't celebrate anyones death  AsahinaKimi   May-01-11 11:34 PM   #28 
  - How does this  marions ghost   May-02-11 08:15 AM   #76 
     - Thinking about it ...it won't change  AsahinaKimi   May-02-11 08:21 PM   #92 
  - Something has happened. Obama kept his election promise.  pnwmom   May-01-11 11:36 PM   #29 
  - I care more about how our country has changed, and how we have bankrupted  jp11   May-02-11 07:01 AM   #70 
  - catharsis?  fishwax   May-01-11 11:39 PM   #33 
  - What is wrong with you?  Swede   May-01-11 11:49 PM   #42 
  - Simply put and spot on!  calimary   May-02-11 01:33 AM   #56 
  - I won't be cheering until the fucking wars are over, sorry.  krabigirl   May-02-11 02:48 AM   #64 
  - Don't apologize. You're not alone.  crickets   May-02-11 03:40 AM   #66 
  - Nothing, he is one man our country has been changed probably for  jp11   May-02-11 07:04 AM   #71 
  - There's always that one person. n/t  FarLeftFist   May-02-11 12:07 AM   #48 
  - I guess you just do't get it. Enuff said!  SoCalDemGrrl   May-02-11 12:07 AM   #49 
  - you are a cynic.  Laura PourMeADrink   May-02-11 12:08 AM   #50 
  - He was a fucking murderer, glad he's dead, it should've happened long ago.  Raine   May-02-11 01:37 AM   #57 
  - centers of empire.  Hannah Bell   May-02-11 01:44 AM   #58 
  - Some are out there in psychological victory. Others (I'm convinced) just wanna be on TeeVee.  gauguin57   May-02-11 01:46 AM   #59 
  - .  Gravel Democrat   May-02-11 08:16 AM   #78 
  - Jingoism and nationalism. Nt  krabigirl   May-02-11 02:46 AM   #62 
  - so none of your neighbors or friends was killed on 9/11/2001 ??  KurtNYC   May-02-11 08:09 AM   #73 
  - America  marions ghost   May-02-11 08:19 AM   #80 
  - think about it.  spanone   May-02-11 08:10 AM   #74 
  - Yeah, dammit, why are they so damn happy??  WolverineDG   May-02-11 08:25 AM   #82 
  - V-E Day was after surrender was accepted not the day Hitler's death was published/announced.  jp11   May-02-11 08:47 AM   #84 
     - But the war was still going on nt  WolverineDG   May-02-11 09:09 AM   #85 
  - Bin Laden was a very prominent and effective leader  WatsonT   May-02-11 09:23 AM   #86 
  - Humans are monkeys.  Last_Stand   May-02-11 09:26 AM   #87 
  - FOXnews will be playing some old Viet Nam protester video claiming it happened yesterday  Imagevision   May-02-11 09:27 AM   #88 
  - Because in America, war is a sport...  Iggo   May-02-11 09:27 AM   #89 
  - The images of people cheering and shouting USA USA seemed very inappropriate to me.  IsItJustMe   May-02-11 09:50 AM   #90 
  - What wasn't it that *didn't* happen, again?!1 n/t  UTUSN   May-02-11 08:52 PM   #93 
 

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