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  •  Clark is on my shitlist for almost starting WW3 (3+ / 0-)
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    MasterKey, decisivemoment, whizdom

    now and forever.

    I mean really.

    http://en.wikipedia.org/...

    If they had followed his orders, we might've found ourselves stuck in a real-life Tom Clancy novel or Call of Duty game.

    "See? I'm not a racist! I have a black friend!"

    by TheHalfrican on Fri Dec 28, 2012 at 10:22:12 AM PST

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    •  Singer James Blunt for SecDef (0+ / 0-)

      Makes more sense than Wesley Clark.  

      The NRA is the Gun Manufacturer Lobby. Nothing more. Their pontification about the second amendment is nothing more than their ad jingle. They're the domestic version of the Military Industrial Complex.

      by Jacoby Jonze on Fri Dec 28, 2012 at 10:42:02 AM PST

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    •  Holy fuck (0+ / 0-)

      Why did I never hear of this in 2004? Yeah, I supported Dean and then Edwards, but Clark was acceptable and probably my third choice. Yikes x_x

    •  Small potatoes compared to ill-fated wars (3+ / 0-)
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      under Bush II and Obama in Iraq & Afghanistan.

      By comparison, the Kosovo War was very well run and missions completed as quickly as possible.  Kosovo wasn't a war run by defense contractors and arms dealers, as the Bush II and Obama wars have been.

      Democratic Leaders must be very clear they stand with the working class of our country. Democrats must hold the line in demanding that deficit reduction is done fairly -- not on the backs of the elderly, the sick, children and the poor.

      by Betty Pinson on Fri Dec 28, 2012 at 11:35:45 AM PST

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    •  That's an overly dramatic account... (0+ / 0-)

      that sounds like it came from the pen of the British General Michael Jackson whose judgement might also be questioned when he was second in command during a massacre of unarmed Irish protesters in 1972.

      Just another faggity fag socialist fuckstick homosinner!

      by Ian S on Fri Dec 28, 2012 at 02:02:37 PM PST

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    •  Jeez, and that's not even (0+ / 0-)

      getting into the time he bombed China (well, the embassy).

      Difficult, difficult, lemon difficult.

      by Loge on Fri Dec 28, 2012 at 04:44:57 PM PST

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