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  •  There are rumors of Lybian pro Qaddafi people (4+ / 0-)

    holding and beating Americans and preventing them from getting to an evac point.

    Plus, as before, it's a fine fine line.  If there should be action, let the Egyptians take the lead.  That way the "west" won't be accused of "interfering".

    "Nothing in all the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity." --M. L. King "You can't fix stupid" --Ron White

    by zenbassoon on Wed Feb 23, 2011 at 01:17:52 PM PST

    •  The Sixth Fleet reference (1+ / 0-)
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      means that if Qaddafi starts killing Americans we start trying to kill Qaddafi. He's been down that road before and wants no part of it.

      In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice; but in practice, there always is a difference. - Yogi Berra

      by blue aardvark on Wed Feb 23, 2011 at 01:27:44 PM PST

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