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  •  maybe the u.s. should (3+ / 0-)
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    just make afghanistan a state. who needs their permission, anyway!

    The cold passion for truth hunts in no pack. -Robinson Jeffers

    by Laurence Lewis on Mon Mar 24, 2014 at 11:36:12 AM PDT

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    •  The GOP would oppose that because since they are (0+ / 0-)

      for states rights, they might have to recognize Afghanistan at least having SOME sovereign rights.

      Instead, it might make more sense from the Repubican point of view to declare Afghanistan to be a major American city. Cities as we know, have no rights. Ask the people of Detroit.

      Just another underemployed IT professional computer geek.

      by RhodeIslandAspie on Wed Mar 26, 2014 at 07:31:15 PM PDT

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