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    Hound Dog, JesseCW

    Like a googolplex infinity times? You got it exactly right. Rear guard action, wave goodbye, show the world a different face of our geopolitical selves.

    Spare me the shit about the hypothetical horribles that "might" happen "after we abandon our allies." And please, now heartstring-tugging about the poor women and girls. "Our" involvement tightened and worsened the grip of the dirty old men who pretend, like so many of our own Prosperity Theology, Jimmy Swaggart, Armageddon-courting "Christian" preachers and other "Family Values" luminaries, not to shove their dicks wherever they want, not to make themselves rich off the credulous poor, not to cynically play off and amplify the worst emotions, the ones that have nothing to do with the Qu'ran or

    In Christ there is no East or West
    In Him no South or North,
    Just one great Fellowship of Love
    Throughout the whole wide Earth.

    "Is that all there is?" Peggy Lee.

    by jm214 on Thu Nov 19, 2009 at 06:02:50 PM PST

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