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Hannah Bell Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon May-02-11 02:09 AM
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  -Killing Resolves Nothing davidswanson  May-02-11 01:27 AM   #0 
  - At least those 2800+ didn't die without there being some kind of justice.  FrenchieCat   May-02-11 01:28 AM   #1 
  - justice my ass.  Hannah Bell   May-02-11 02:06 AM   #30 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   May-02-11 05:35 AM   #70 
  - Did you have a Happy May Day, Hannah? I did. n/t  msanthrope   May-02-11 09:47 AM   #132 
  - Bin Laden wasn't really a Foreign Leader.  FarLeftFist   May-02-11 11:35 AM   #158 
  - this NY'er wonders if its really the end or scripted reality TV whitehouse style  firehorse   May-02-11 05:35 PM   #205 
  - +1 --  defendandprotect   May-03-11 08:39 PM   #274 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-02-11 07:46 PM   #217 
  - +1  Carolina   May-02-11 05:16 PM   #195 
  - All day long I kept thinking we sure didn't stop war after we killed Sadaam  proud2BlibKansan   May-02-11 08:48 PM   #219 
  - Now we need justice for US victim's  cpwm17   May-02-11 10:17 AM   #140 
  - I hope you aren't serious.  Ikonoklast   May-02-11 10:40 AM   #144 
     - Do you scare easy?  cpwm17   May-02-11 06:04 PM   #214 
     - +1 --- and a round of applause for that one -- !!! Keep on tellin' it -- !!!  defendandprotect   May-03-11 08:42 PM   #275 
     - what's wrong with the celebrations? nothing!  LupinSansei72   May-03-11 09:21 PM   #285 
  - yes, where's the justice for the 100,000 + Dead Iraqis?  WillYourVoteBCounted   May-02-11 12:32 PM   #166 
  - exactly  Carolina   May-02-11 05:21 PM   #199 
  - Think it's more like a million -- and before this new attack half a million babies ---  defendandprotect   May-03-11 08:45 PM   #276 
  - Justice is served in a court of law in civilized countries.  roody   May-02-11 10:23 PM   #224 
  - Justice? We have already killed over one million human beings  sabrina 1   May-02-11 10:50 PM   #229 
  - We have caused far more deaths than that through these pointless wars  alarimer   May-03-11 12:44 AM   #233 
  - ... and doubt there's a soldier who comes home without PTSD ...!!  defendandprotect   May-03-11 08:46 PM   #277 
  - And what of those that fell trying to bring that justice?  JoeyT   May-03-11 03:21 AM   #244 
  - Pfffffft  alcibiades_mystery   May-02-11 01:29 AM   #2 
  - We've created many more Bin Ladens thanks to our wars in Iraq and Afghanistan  Cali_Democrat   May-02-11 01:30 AM   #3 
  - No, you are not -  RaleighNCDUer   May-02-11 01:42 AM   #11 
  - This was my first thought.  man4allcats   May-02-11 03:36 PM   #189 
     - +1000  smirkymonkey   May-02-11 05:08 PM   #194 
  - No, you're not the only one.  crickets   May-02-11 02:13 AM   #41 
  - Almost...  Agony   May-02-11 05:40 AM   #71 
  - No, you're not the only one who sees this  cpwm17   May-02-11 07:57 AM   #91 
  - I see it as clearly as you. But, then, I have a bunch of questions  neoralme   May-02-11 09:50 AM   #134 
  - you are exactly right.  WillYourVoteBCounted   May-02-11 12:33 PM   #167 
  - +10  emilyg   May-02-11 01:12 PM   #177 
  - no, I totally agree  Carolina   May-02-11 05:23 PM   #201 
  - I agree  firehorse   May-02-11 05:36 PM   #206 
  - Agree -- Wars only serve elites who profit from them -- and from knocking out Constitutional  defendandprotect   May-03-11 08:47 PM   #279 
  - Sorry, but I'm human and I know people who died in 9/11.  blondeatlast   May-02-11 01:30 AM   #4 
  - Indeed, Ma'am: This Is Pretty Silly Swill  The Magistrate   May-02-11 01:32 AM   #6 
  - hey, sir! Hope you and yours are well!  tigereye   May-02-11 06:24 AM   #80 
  - Me too!  blueamy66   May-02-11 08:07 AM   #93 
  - The OP author is a professional 'comment maker'  Bluenorthwest   May-02-11 08:29 AM   #100 
     - I have to admit that I don't follow this poster.  blueamy66   May-02-11 08:36 AM   #102 
  - And there were hundreds  Carolina   May-02-11 05:27 PM   #202 
  - Exactly, on my mind too  Sevenfold   May-03-11 08:46 PM   #278 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-03-11 08:49 PM   #280 
  - I believe the killing is a feature, not a bug. ( n/t )  Make7   May-02-11 01:31 AM   #5 
  - TLDNR  Swede   May-02-11 01:32 AM   #7 
  - Please, for the unititiated,  RaleighNCDUer   May-02-11 01:43 AM   #12 
  - too long did not read  Swede   May-02-11 01:44 AM   # 
     - Then why click on it?  RaleighNCDUer   May-02-11 01:46 AM   #16 
        - I didn't know it was so fucking long.  Swede   May-02-11 01:47 AM   #18 
           - Deleted message  Name removed   May-02-11 02:20 AM   #47 
              - +1  cali   May-02-11 05:07 AM   #62 
              - ego driven sanctimony  marions ghost   May-02-11 10:45 AM   #145 
              - +2 nt  Raine   May-02-11 05:23 AM   #67 
              - I'm certainly not hanging on his every word.  zanana1   May-02-11 05:33 AM   #69 
  - Hmm...ah, NM. nt  Zorra   May-02-11 08:26 AM   #97 
  - Unrec. (nt)  Tarheel_Dem   May-02-11 01:35 AM   #8 
  - Hey, you're turning into Sid's little padawan, aren't you?  Cherchez la Femme   May-03-11 05:29 PM   #255 
  - bin Laden is not human being. He is a monster  bluestateguy   May-02-11 01:36 AM   #9 
  - agreed, except... he WAS a monster. nt  Gamow   May-02-11 01:37 AM   #10 
  - He was a human being who did a monstrous thing.  RaleighNCDUer   May-02-11 01:45 AM   #15 
  - And while perhaps some time in one of our penal institutions, that we've filled with drug users  Warren DeMontague   May-02-11 01:47 AM   #17 
  - +1  crickets   May-02-11 02:18 AM   #45 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-03-11 08:51 PM   #281 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-02-11 01:56 AM   #24 
  - What would you have done, buy the fucker an ice cream cone?  Ikonoklast   May-02-11 02:07 AM   #31 
  - Not celebrating death does not equate to buying him an ice cream  adigal   May-02-11 10:04 AM   #137 
  - +++++ thank you adigal  marions ghost   May-02-11 10:51 AM   #147 
  - Thank you.  avaistheone1   May-03-11 02:39 AM   #242 
  - Bunch of party poopers N/T  Tveil   May-02-11 05:03 PM   #193 
  - +100  Hannah Bell   May-02-11 02:08 AM   #33 
  - Demonization  Hissyspit   May-02-11 02:02 AM   #27 
  - Uh yeah, because bin Laden is a demon  bluestateguy   May-02-11 02:11 AM   #38 
     - You don't seem to understand the word.  Hissyspit   May-02-11 02:13 AM   #42 
        - Actually, as unbelievable as it may seem, there are a lot of people  RaleighNCDUer   May-02-11 03:00 PM   #182 
  - lol.  Hannah Bell   May-02-11 02:07 AM   #32 
  - He had horns, you know.  Hissyspit   May-02-11 02:14 AM   #44 
     - I beg to differ. Demonization is definitely not "useless".  Solomon   May-02-11 08:08 AM   #94 
  - insert heading here  iverglas   May-02-11 05:14 AM   #65 
  - Mourning bin Laden is like mourning Charles Manson  somone   May-02-11 01:44 AM   #13 
  - Where is there mourning for bin Laden in the OP?  Hissyspit   May-02-11 02:03 AM   #28 
  - straw men make baby jesus cry  Hannah Bell   May-02-11 02:08 AM   #34 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-03-11 09:12 PM   #283 
  - Too fucking bad. I remember watching people jumping out of buildings b/c they had no choice.  Warren DeMontague   May-02-11 01:45 AM   #14 
  - Exactly  Oasis_   May-02-11 01:54 AM   #22 
  - it's the hypocrisy  Hannah Bell   May-02-11 02:09 AM   #35 
     - Is it?  Warren DeMontague   May-02-11 02:12 AM   #39 
     - So? People are hypocrites. Show me one who isn't.  Union Scribe   May-02-11 02:25 AM   #51 
     - What hypocrisy?  WatsonT   May-02-11 09:21 AM   #120 
  - Killing foreign leaders? Since when does Bin Laden qualify?  dkf   May-02-11 01:48 AM   #19 
  - Exactly. I wouldn't have been crying over Hitler or Himmler either  anneboleyn   May-03-11 05:54 PM   #262 
     - ... but there were no doubts as to what they did -- who but W and Cheney and Rumsfeld  defendandprotect   May-03-11 09:14 PM   #284 
  - What might we have learned had OBL been captured alive and brought to trial?  Old and In the Way   May-02-11 01:48 AM   #20 
  - +1  laconicsax   May-02-11 01:58 AM   #26 
  - +100  Hannah Bell   May-02-11 02:09 AM   #36 
  - THIS. -nt  crickets   May-02-11 02:19 AM   #46 
  - Yeah, cause I'm sure that he would have sung like a bird.  blueamy66   May-02-11 09:31 AM   #125 
  - Osama Bin Laden would have been a unsinging bird in captivity.  PufPuf23   May-02-11 05:49 PM   #209 
  - Sung? No. Bragged? Indubitably!  Cherchez la Femme   May-03-11 05:36 PM   #257 
  - +1  pecwae   May-02-11 11:12 AM   #150 
  - Maybe, but couldn't he have said anything anytime he wanted?  Zorra   May-02-11 12:22 PM   #162 
  - Exactly  Lydia Leftcoast   May-02-11 12:40 PM   #169 
  - I got in the car to come home about an hour ago...  truth2power   May-02-11 02:21 PM   #181 
  - exactly  Carolina   May-02-11 05:31 PM   #204 
  - Yes, including how many supporters would take hostages and bomb things to get him released n/t  stevenleser   May-03-11 12:55 AM   #236 
  - Well I'm pretty sure bin Laden won't be taunting us with any more video and audio recordings  Lasher   May-02-11 01:53 AM   #21 
  - not that he had been anyway.  Hannah Bell   May-02-11 02:10 AM   #37 
  - Well he'll never make another one. That is resolved.  Lasher   May-02-11 02:31 AM   #54 
  - What is the provenance  Cherchez la Femme   May-03-11 05:39 PM   #258 
  - I am no fan of death ....  Trajan   May-02-11 01:56 AM   #23 
  - Thank you. Americans really should study the history of the  coalition_unwilling   May-02-11 01:58 AM   #25 
  - Jesus probably was a historical fiction.  Warren DeMontague   May-02-11 02:13 AM   #40 
  - kr.  Hannah Bell   May-02-11 02:06 AM   #29 
  - Explain how he was executed.  themadstork   May-02-11 02:14 AM   #43 
  - the expression used was "summary execution"  iverglas   May-02-11 05:19 AM   #66 
  - That's what I meant to ask about.  themadstork   May-02-11 11:33 AM   #157 
  - Will Reuters be enough for you? If so, check this out:  coalition_unwilling   May-02-11 01:46 PM   #179 
     - Now that's interesting.  themadstork   May-02-11 03:58 PM   #190 
     - I've heard differently from several different news outlets...  eqfan592   May-02-11 05:41 PM   #207 
     - Unarmed, Not resisting arrest -- and it was a "Kill operation" -- seems pretty definite ...  defendandprotect   May-03-11 10:01 PM   #286 
  - I don't know if I agree with your thoughtful OP, but I really appreciate the alternative view point.  ZombieHorde   May-02-11 02:23 AM   #48 
  - Solve? No, it didn't solve anything. It didn't have to. It was satisfying.  Union Scribe   May-02-11 02:24 AM   #49 
  - "There will be no review of bin Laden's alleged crimes, as a trial would have provided. "  ProSense   May-02-11 02:25 AM   #50 
  - What do you find so hilarious about that sentence, pray tell?  Cherchez la Femme   May-03-11 05:45 PM   #259 
  - Consider it a formality, then  kenny blankenship   May-02-11 02:28 AM   #52 
  - No boo hoo hooing from me ... I'm glad he's dead nt  Raine   May-02-11 02:30 AM   #53 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-02-11 02:35 AM   #55 
  - "Resolves"? No-one is claiming this "resolves" anything.  johnaries   May-02-11 02:42 AM   #56 
  - Too soon.  crickets   May-02-11 02:44 AM   #57 
  - Most posters not actually addressing the point of the OP.  Hissyspit   May-02-11 02:48 AM   #59 
  - I know.  crickets   May-02-11 03:04 AM   #60 
  - Give it time to shake out, Hissy...  truth2power   May-02-11 05:09 AM   #63 
  - They'll figure it out eventually. Some of these comments remind me of when Bush announced he  Exilednight   May-02-11 06:34 AM   #82 
  - +1  rucky   May-02-11 11:18 AM   #155 
  - Was it really worth 2 trillion dollars and the loss of most of our freedoms to do this?  krabigirl   May-02-11 02:44 AM   #58 
  - It wouldn't have taken that long and that much money if Bushie had the balls to make a decision back  4lbs   May-02-11 04:12 AM   #61 
  - Balls? WTF?  Bragi   May-02-11 05:49 AM   #75 
     - your posts are excellent and spot on!  Carolina   May-02-11 05:45 PM   #208 
  - The US was fundamentally changed after 9-11  marions ghost   May-02-11 11:15 AM   #151 
  - Mission Accomplished.  smirkymonkey   May-02-11 05:19 PM   #196 
  - Ah hell, the war was never really about bin Laden. He was convenient. If not 911,  gkhouston   May-03-11 03:13 AM   #243 
  - thank you  iverglas   May-02-11 05:11 AM   #64 
  - It resolves one thing  quaker bill   May-02-11 05:30 AM   #68 
  - That is a very good point.  crickets   May-02-11 06:18 AM   #79 
  - Pseudo-intellectual Nonsense  ProfessorGAC   May-02-11 05:40 AM   #72 
  - So saith the Professor  Cherchez la Femme   May-03-11 05:49 PM   #260 
  - Sorry for your loss.  TheManInTheMac   May-02-11 05:41 AM   #73 
  - Someone's death doesn't make me happy, but we're safer with him gone.  franzia99   May-02-11 05:47 AM   #74 
  - There will be another Osama bin Laden...  rfranklin   May-02-11 06:02 AM   #76 
  - Normally I'm a big fan of your commentary, but not this time.  BulletproofLandshark   May-02-11 06:07 AM   #77 
  - Kick & Recommend  HolyCity2012   May-02-11 06:17 AM   #78 
  - aaaand,,,, David Swanson jumps the shark  scheming daemons   May-02-11 06:28 AM   #81 
  - That happened a long time ago  SpartanDem   May-02-11 07:04 AM   #85 
  - jumped it? he flew over it with a friggin jet pack....  dionysus   May-02-11 09:12 AM   #115 
  - Can you say MIC  mountainlion55   May-02-11 06:51 AM   #83 
  - Unrec for nonsense...nt  SidDithers   May-02-11 06:57 AM   #84 
  - So you'd like me to believe, that in a plane full of over a 100 DC natives, not one person cheered  Joe the Revelator   May-02-11 07:08 AM   #86 
  - Agreed.  blueamy66   May-02-11 08:13 AM   #95 
  - Mixed feelings  davidthegnome   May-02-11 07:36 AM   #87 
  - Correct, it's "grave-dancing" if it's someone who's liked, a parade if hated.  StarburstClock   May-02-11 07:43 AM   #88 
  - Wow, only 344 posts and you have this place figured out VERY  smirkymonkey   May-02-11 05:22 PM   #200 
  - Paragraph #2: bin Laden was not a "foreign leader"  Freddie Stubbs   May-02-11 07:46 AM   #89 
  - Agreed, at least in part  davidthegnome   May-02-11 08:03 AM   #92 
  - OBL didn't lead Al Quada? Manson didn't lead his "Family"?  Cherchez la Femme   May-03-11 05:52 PM   #261 
  - Resolved: bin Laden will not be killing any more innocent people.  Zorra   May-02-11 07:51 AM   #90 
  - Unrec. Started writing right away, did you?  MineralMan   May-02-11 08:24 AM   #96 
  - There are times when there is no other way  treestar   May-02-11 08:27 AM   #98 
  - Ssssh  Cherchez la Femme   May-03-11 05:55 PM   #263 
  - The Great God David Swanson Speaketh--and Runneth.  blondeatlast   May-02-11 08:29 AM   #99 
  - Whateva!  lonestarnot   May-02-11 08:31 AM   #101 
  - Bullshit  slackmaster   May-02-11 08:37 AM   #103 
  - I would rec your post as a good different POV, even though I disagree.  Zorra   May-02-11 08:42 AM   #104 
  - Amen (n/t)  bread_and_roses   May-02-11 08:46 AM   #105 
  - I stopped reading at assassination  NNN0LHI   May-02-11 08:47 AM   #106 
  - Um, are you so sure about that? You might want to read this  coalition_unwilling   May-03-11 12:32 AM   #231 
  - Definition of Assassination:  Cherchez la Femme   May-03-11 05:59 PM   #267 
     - You think President Obama ordered bin Laden murdered?  NNN0LHI   May-03-11 06:26 PM   #272 
        - Do I think President Obama said 'go murder OBL'?  Cherchez la Femme   May-03-11 07:01 PM   #273 
  - Right or wrong,  1awake   May-02-11 08:53 AM   #107 
  - Agreed. nt  snappyturtle   May-02-11 08:56 AM   #108 
  - Nonsensical drivel. Unrec.  DevonRex   May-02-11 08:57 AM   #109 
  - you know, i never thought I'd see that day where getting OBL would be portrayed as an unjustified  dionysus   May-02-11 09:14 AM   #116 
     - I fully expected it on DU.  Common Sense Party   May-02-11 10:17 AM   #139 
     - Which is why you come here. And why you donate?  Cherchez la Femme   May-03-11 06:01 PM   #268 
     - The same folks who would gladly wage all-out war on hooters or sexy ads on IFC  Warren DeMontague   May-02-11 12:31 PM   #165 
        - Porn producers draw more ire here than OBL (n/m)  ProudToBeBlueInRhody   May-02-11 05:19 PM   #197 
  - Vengeance is mine, sayest the Internet. Wonder how big a  neoralme   May-02-11 08:57 AM   #110 
  - It may not have resolved everything...  tallahasseedem   May-02-11 09:00 AM   #111 
  - ROFL  dionysus   May-02-11 09:02 AM   #112 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-02-11 09:02 AM   #113 
  - Really, DUers?  chervilant   May-02-11 09:06 AM   #114 
  - A simply excellent post in quite probably the wrong place. Yeah,  neoralme   May-02-11 09:18 AM   #117 
  - Of late  chervilant   May-02-11 09:25 AM   #122 
  - Uhm, what?  davidthegnome   May-02-11 09:27 AM   #123 
     - If  chervilant   May-02-11 09:37 AM   #126 
        - Really?  davidthegnome   May-02-11 10:36 AM   #143 
           - If you're truly interested:  chervilant   May-02-11 11:17 AM   #153 
              - I am also in the twilight years. Perhaps you understand  WHEN CRABS ROAR   May-02-11 04:31 PM   #192 
                 - Yes,  chervilant   May-02-11 10:43 PM   #226 
  - Oh lord.  Dappleganger   May-02-11 09:21 AM   #118 
  - "killing a foreign leader"  MilesColtrane   May-02-11 09:21 AM   #119 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-02-11 09:24 AM   #121 
  - k&r  Starry Messenger   May-02-11 09:30 AM   #124 
  - Drive-by post.  Common Sense Party   May-02-11 09:42 AM   #127 
  - No kidding.  themadstork   May-02-11 12:47 PM   #174 
  - Please quote  Cherchez la Femme   May-03-11 06:10 PM   #269 
  - Supercilious horseshit.  Robb   May-02-11 09:44 AM   #128 
  - That's a good way to put it.  Common Sense Party   May-02-11 10:02 AM   #136 
  - It makes people feel better.  Iggo   May-02-11 09:46 AM   #129 
  - Almost 7 Billion people on this planet...Some of them are rabid dogs  snooper2   May-02-11 09:46 AM   #130 
  - Sanctimonious Bull. He was nothing more than a murder who rejoiced in the killing Americans.  olegramps   May-02-11 09:47 AM   #131 
  - Scipio Africanus looks at your post and decides you are wrong  AngryAmish   May-02-11 09:48 AM   #133 
  - Yep. Exactly. I'd add  Zoeisright   May-02-11 09:52 AM   #135 
  - Confucius was wrong. Didn't even need one. They just chucked his corpse in the drink.  Ikonoklast   May-02-11 10:26 AM   #141 
     - We have reaped the whirlwind as well  marions ghost   May-02-11 11:18 AM   #154 
  - True, however I'm not shedding a tear  Taverner   May-02-11 10:12 AM   #138 
  - Amen and Amen. A voice of sanity and reason from the wilderness.  IsItJustMe   May-02-11 10:33 AM   #142 
  - I was thinking how many people's lives would have been saved if we were honest about  midnight   May-02-11 10:48 AM   #146 
  - +1 attempted K&R  bluestateboomer   May-02-11 11:03 AM   #148 
  - thanks  davidswanson   May-02-11 11:05 AM   #149 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   May-02-11 11:21 AM   #156 
  - Rewatch the footage from that day and get back to me.  Hosnon   May-02-11 11:16 AM   #152 
  - We Americans are such adolescents  Lydia Leftcoast   May-02-11 12:44 PM   #171 
     - +1000  smirkymonkey   May-02-11 05:30 PM   #203 
     - K&R!  Carolina   May-02-11 05:50 PM   #210 
  - K & R.  chill_wind   May-02-11 12:06 PM   #159 
  - Thanks.  NOLALady   May-02-11 12:09 PM   #160 
  - You could have just typed "wah" and saved us all this reading. nt  TooRaLoo   May-02-11 12:20 PM   #161 
  - !!!!  dionysus   May-03-11 05:58 PM   #265 
  - Yep. All this reading is hard werk.  Cherchez la Femme   May-03-11 06:15 PM   #270 
  - Absolutely nothing here to see.  cliffordu   May-02-11 12:22 PM   #163 
  - It resolves one thing Bin Laden is DEAD! n/t  MicaelS   May-02-11 12:26 PM   #164 
  - The majority of the responses on this thread remind me of Walt Starr's response to 9/11  Lydia Leftcoast   May-02-11 12:38 PM   #168 
  - I guess you've never read a Michael Vick thread on DU. You haven't begun to see bloodthirsty.  cottonseed   May-02-11 12:43 PM   #170 
  - Since I have no interest in sports news, I have not read a Michael Vick thread  Lydia Leftcoast   May-02-11 12:45 PM   #172 
  - Well said  LiberalLovinLug   May-02-11 01:41 PM   #178 
  - Yes, thank you  Lydia Leftcoast   May-02-11 03:14 PM   #185 
  - It was sick to watch all the spoiled GWU kids and their brainwashed chanting  StarburstClock   May-02-11 03:07 PM   #184 
  - Well said -  Hell Hath No Fury   May-02-11 12:46 PM   #173 
  - Or worse yet, a TACTIC  Lydia Leftcoast   May-02-11 12:53 PM   #175 
     - I always hated that "War on Terror" thing -  Hell Hath No Fury   May-02-11 01:04 PM   #176 
  - By David Swanson's definition, Osama Bin Laden was "a foreign leader"  Kolesar   May-02-11 01:52 PM   #180 
  - It was posted within a half hour of the announcement last night--I was on the boards  blondeatlast   May-02-11 03:02 PM   #183 
     - Amazing timing, no?  msanthrope   May-03-11 11:07 AM   #249 
  - Hey, hey, hey  BigD_95   May-02-11 03:15 PM   #186 
  - we prevented him from engaging in any more terrorism  Mosby   May-02-11 03:16 PM   #187 
  - So now his followers can work to avenge his killing  proud2BlibKansan   May-02-11 08:54 PM   #222 
  - maybe you're not doing it right if you think "killing resolves nothing"  pitohui   May-02-11 03:17 PM   #188 
  - Tell that to a Carthagenian, as regards Rome.  The Green Manalishi   May-02-11 04:27 PM   #191 
  - Yes I thought of Starship Troopers as well...  Cid_B   May-02-11 06:00 PM   #211 
  - Wow... would that satisfy your blood lust?  Carolina   May-02-11 06:03 PM   #212 
  - US troops defiled Mecca"  The Green Manalishi   May-02-11 10:46 PM   #227 
  - Fahd invited US troops into SA.  MilesColtrane   May-03-11 02:06 AM   #239 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-02-11 08:50 PM   #221 
  - Why didn't you address bin Laden with this?  ProudToBeBlueInRhody   May-02-11 05:21 PM   #198 
  - Isn't it wackier to expect a terrorist to behave better  EFerrari   May-02-11 10:49 PM   #228 
     - Absolutely. That is why they sometimes need to be killed. n/t  stevenleser   May-03-11 12:54 AM   #235 
     - That's sort of a harsh rule, especially if you begin to assess  EFerrari   May-03-11 01:15 AM   #238 
        - Nope. You are making generalizations and I am accounting for specific instances.  stevenleser   May-03-11 10:30 PM   #287 
     - It's also wacky to believe soldiers should have died if they couldn't take him alive  ProudToBeBlueInRhody   May-03-11 11:01 AM   #248 
  - OBL's death solved nothing.  Lucian   May-02-11 06:03 PM   #213 
  - Finally, a sensible post among all the grave dancing.  Cleita   May-02-11 06:06 PM   #215 
  - Calling OBL a "foreign leader" is a SENSIBLE post?  scheming daemons   May-03-11 12:36 AM   #232 
     - he's a foreigner, & a leader. tell me, oh wise one, which sovereign nation is  Hannah Bell   May-03-11 03:30 AM   #245 
  - Thanks. I've been trying to tell this to people all day! n/t  RoccoR5955   May-02-11 06:33 PM   #216 
  - K & R!!  proud2BlibKansan   May-02-11 08:47 PM   #218 
  - Because the Packers won the Super Bowl this year, the Super Bowl is  ScreamingMeemie   May-02-11 08:49 PM   #220 
  - We killed the shit out of Ben Laden. That solves that.  cliffordu   May-02-11 09:00 PM   #223 
  - I wouldn't say nothing. My beef with Bin Laden is resolved.  aikoaiko   May-02-11 10:39 PM   #225 
  - OK Neville, we'll make sure to remember that.  SmileyBoy   May-02-11 10:56 PM   #230 
  - Awww, yet another Reich Wing meme posted proudly on DU  Cherchez la Femme   May-03-11 06:21 PM   #271 
  - Many eloquent points. But this is an exception. You always have to have room for those.  stevenleser   May-03-11 12:51 AM   #234 
  - Killing resolves a lot of stuff  Zanzoobar   May-03-11 01:03 AM   #237 
  - Jesus H. Christ in an Army chopper!  LadyHawkAZ   May-03-11 02:29 AM   #240 
  - As you can see by the post date. This was posted WELL before  Hissyspit   May-03-11 02:30 AM   #241 
  - Going out on a limb here, but I'd be scared shitless if an entire planeload  rasputin1952   May-03-11 07:34 AM   #246 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-03-11 07:45 AM   #247 
  - I'm glad I was born without the knee-jerk impulse to constantly override  TwilightGardener   May-03-11 11:15 AM   #250 
  - "Dhammapada," Ch. 1, the Twin Verses 5, as quoted by Maha Ghosananda:  snot   May-03-11 12:04 PM   #251 
  - It is easier to exhibit hubris  Baby Bear   May-03-11 02:13 PM   #252 
  - Awesomely said!!!!  BrklynLiberal   May-03-11 04:53 PM   #253 
  - The OP is 'dead' wrong: Killing Resolves Some Things.  robcon   May-03-11 05:02 PM   #254 
  - Yes, As I posted upthread, when that cowardly fucker Himmler was dead, he was dead  anneboleyn   May-03-11 05:58 PM   #266 
  - A dead person will never bother anyone again, so that's resolved  WatsonT   May-03-11 05:35 PM   #256 
  - wrong once again. it resolved this one pretty nicely.  dionysus   May-03-11 05:57 PM   #264 
  - It resolved the lack of Bin Ladens at the bottom of the ocean quite nicely.  LostInAnomie   May-03-11 08:59 PM   #282 
 

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