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The_Casual_Observer Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jun-17-11 03:33 PM
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12. It costs the UK & France nothing extra to give a nod to Syria
knowing that they have no skin in the game there. There is no logical conclusion to be drawn from it.
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  -Simple question: If Obama refused to sit back and watch a massacre occur in Libya... drokhole  Jun-17-11 01:37 PM   #0 
  - Don't try to stop one if you can't stop them all at the same time.  JoePhilly   Jun-17-11 01:39 PM   #1 
  - This  scheming daemons   Jun-18-11 09:05 AM   #17 
  - It is a valid question, though, that you dodged.  tekisui   Jun-18-11 10:05 AM   #22 
  - Why do we allow people to starve to death? nt  ZombieHorde   Jun-17-11 01:39 PM   #2 
  - Battles must be picked  RZM   Jun-17-11 01:41 PM   #3 
  - There is oil in Libya.  The_Casual_Observer   Jun-17-11 02:12 PM   #4 
  - I think you nailed it.  drokhole   Jun-17-11 02:37 PM   #5 
  - and a lot more on that giant piece of real estate, gold for one .....  L. Coyote   Jun-17-11 02:41 PM   #6 
  - Talk to Russia and China. The UK and France have tried to get the UN to deal with Syria  pampango   Jun-17-11 03:07 PM   #9 
  - It costs the UK & France nothing extra to give a nod to Syria  The_Casual_Observer   Jun-17-11 03:33 PM   #12 
     - Wait, the UK & France don't care about Syria, but Russia & China do?  pampango   Jun-18-11 08:03 AM   #13 
  - Ding ding we have a winner n/t  malaise   Jun-18-11 09:11 AM   #19 
  - There will be a bigger and longer Libya massacre because the USA/NATO intervened.  PufPuf23   Jun-17-11 02:54 PM   #7 
  - It was not a unilateral US intervention in Libya. It was the UN that approved it.  pampango   Jun-17-11 02:58 PM   #8 
  - China and Russia would veto any UN intervention.  Swede   Jun-17-11 03:23 PM   #10 
  - Or the one in Detroit?  Octafish   Jun-17-11 03:26 PM   #11 
  - I live in Detroit and am not aware of any massacre occurring here  Motown_Johnny   Jun-18-11 08:26 AM   #14 
     - Sorry to use symbolism. I'd like to see some of the New New Deal from Washington.  Octafish   Jun-18-11 08:52 AM   #15 
  - Because Libyan "atrocities" was an organized SCAM, Syrian atrocity is REAL  Distant Observer   Jun-18-11 09:03 AM   #16 
  - Wait. Russia and China want "the West to regain strong control of North African energy reserves".  pampango   Jun-18-11 10:00 AM   #21 
  - Will you be going?  butterfly77   Jun-18-11 09:07 AM   #18 
  - Going where? "I'm not asking for a military intervention in Syria..."  pampango   Jun-18-11 09:51 AM   #20 
  - More peaceful protestor were being killed per day in Syria than all killed in Libya pre-intervention  Distant Observer   Jun-18-11 10:11 AM   #23 
     - I'm reading the book "JFK and the Unspeakable" by James Douglass...  drokhole   Jun-18-11 12:10 PM   #24 

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