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  •  Right. Did you also win in Vietnam? (0+ / 0-)

    Shilling for Asinus Asinum Fricat!

    by Patric Juillet on Tue Jun 07, 2011 at 10:18:47 AM PDT

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    •  Me? No. (1+ / 0-)
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      Mr Nixon declared victory on much slimmer evidence, though, and the US troops went home.

      Do you object to the US troops coming home from Afghanistan?  

      Stop. Stand up. Make a sign. Walk around in public. Be polite and orderly and the rest takes care of itself. Want to shake up the Plutocrats? Demonstrate your attention to politics.

      by Quicklund on Tue Jun 07, 2011 at 12:13:54 PM PDT

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      •  No, of course not. I was pointing out the (0+ / 0-)

        obvious, that the US had no business being in Afghanistan in the first place. The CIA, who helped him fight the Russians, should have got rid of Bin Laden by other means.  

        Shilling for Asinus Asinum Fricat!

        by Patric Juillet on Tue Jun 07, 2011 at 12:41:47 PM PDT

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        •  Here we disagree. (0+ / 0-)

          Going into Afghanistan was the right thing.  Doing it half-ass was the wrong thing.  We could have had bin Laden in 2002. If we'd had a competent President, we would have.

          But all that is moot.

          Stop. Stand up. Make a sign. Walk around in public. Be polite and orderly and the rest takes care of itself. Want to shake up the Plutocrats? Demonstrate your attention to politics.

          by Quicklund on Tue Jun 07, 2011 at 02:22:13 PM PDT

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