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Mon Sep 22, 2014, 12:58 PM

64. I hate to say it, but probably better than if we had not

Islamic extremists were committing terrorist acts against America back in the 1990s. Does anyone remember the first attack on the World Trade Center? How about the bombings of the embassies in Kenya and Tanzania?

Yes, we effed up bad in 2003. However rotten and corrupt Saddam was, he did help us keep our hands clean. But he was not going to last much longer in his position anyhow. What was Iraq going to turn into once he died or was deposed?

In any event, if we said we were 100% neutral, hands off, no military action, no military aid or support, they are still going to hate us. They are going to continue killing and enslaving innocents. And they would have lots of weapons to do it with.

You gotta play the hand you have, not the one you want.

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