Israeli troops begin Gaza pullout as ...

Israeli troops begin Gaza pullout as Hamas declares cease-fire

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Israeli troops began withdrawing from the Gaza Strip on Sunday after Hamas declared a cease-fire, setting the stage for intensified international efforts to arrange a durable truce after a 22-day war against ...

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“Weak People Blame Others”

Since: Jul 08

Location hidden

#65378 Nov 8, 2012
TRD wrote:
Save Your Dixie Cups...the south will rise again!
LOL Bedford Forrest, is that you?

“Google Operation Northwoods”

Since: Aug 10

** 9-11 was an inside job **

#65379 Nov 8, 2012
Uzi wrote:
Halleluya!!!!
Just got the voting forms. Thats 5 for Romney.
God Bless America.
Gee your not batting very good lately are you...
Also FYI.....
https://sites.google.com/site/911whatyoumight...

TRD

“The Real Deal”

Since: Apr 09

Central Florida

#65380 Nov 8, 2012
Buy American or Drop Dead wrote:
<quoted text>
LOL Bedford Forrest, is that you?
Nah, recycling...the south's goin' green.
Uzi

Kfar Saba, Israel

#65381 Nov 9, 2012
TRD wrote:
<quoted text>I'll have you know there was absolutely no question back then...Florida was the vacation home of the Confederacy, all the big plantation owners had beach houses down here. Where did you think all the carpetbaggers were headed after the war, Savannah? Puhleeeeeze.
The stock market dipped in response to the string of earthquakes from Guatemala to Vancouver. Let's see, 7.4, 4.4, and 6.3, that's a combined magnitude of 17.9 Don't look now but Haifa is on Tsunami Watch.:) The question we should be asking ourselves is:
HOW"D OBAMA DO THAT????????
How did he do that??? Its easy, just between you and me, there are too many stupid Americans who know nothing except McDonalds (nothing wrong with that) but they know nothing else, so this fake muslim comes along who was brought up by priests who converted from Islam and other wonderful people like American terrorists, communists and socialist and started preaching, YES Preaching to the asshole masses promising them heaven on earth. Sorry to see the greatest nation on earth sliding into third world shit. If you cant see it yet wait, it will come to you. We went thru this and millions more, that Russian immigrant got it right when he said: Your future is my past. But of course to most Americans it means nothing cause they cant even pinpoint Russia on the map. I blame the Reps too, they dont educate the youngsters about democracy, the best thing on earth besides apple pie.
God Bless America, not obamas.
Uzi

Kfar Saba, Israel

#65382 Nov 9, 2012
Timesten wrote:
<quoted text>
Gee your not batting very good lately are you...
Also FYI.....
https://sites.google.com/site/911whatyoumight...
Oh I did bet alright but assholes won anyway, its gonna be your problem from now on. Join the third world socialists. Let me know when you gonna run out of the "rich" peoples $$$. Where you gonna get more?? Print more like obama is doing now?? His fake regime is gonna go down in a real messy way. Wait and see.
Uzi

Kfar Saba, Israel

#65383 Nov 9, 2012
TRD wrote:
<quoted text>I'll have you know there was absolutely no question back then...Florida was the vacation home of the Confederacy, all the big plantation owners had beach houses down here. Where did you think all the carpetbaggers were headed after the war, Savannah? Puhleeeeeze.
The stock market dipped in response to the string of earthquakes from Guatemala to Vancouver. Let's see, 7.4, 4.4, and 6.3, that's a combined magnitude of 17.9 Don't look now but Haifa is on Tsunami Watch.:) The question we should be asking ourselves is:
HOW"D OBAMA DO THAT????????
C'mon now TRD, you should know that Haifa is on a mountaintop, no tzunami is that big. Hope you agree at least once.
Uzi

Kfar Saba, Israel

#65384 Nov 9, 2012
No, this time its not me preaching here but one of the biggest Mutual Funds in the world. Want info instead of bullshitting??

https://www.fidelity.com/viewpoints/market-an...

Bon Voyage obama and whomever voted for the big fake.
Uzi

Kfar Saba, Israel

#65385 Nov 9, 2012
TRD wrote:
<quoted text>I'll have you know there was absolutely no question back then...Florida was the vacation home of the Confederacy, all the big plantation owners had beach houses down here. Where did you think all the carpetbaggers were headed after the war, Savannah? Puhleeeeeze.
The stock market dipped in response to the string of earthquakes from Guatemala to Vancouver. Let's see, 7.4, 4.4, and 6.3, that's a combined magnitude of 17.9 Don't look now but Haifa is on Tsunami Watch.:) The question we should be asking ourselves is:
HOW"D OBAMA DO THAT????????
Really TRD, you dont know??? We gonna call on Moses to redirect the tzunami either to Egypt or Lebanon or how about Syria?? No problemos.

TRD

“The Real Deal”

Since: Apr 09

Central Florida

#65386 Nov 9, 2012
Uzi wrote:
No, this time its not me preaching here but one of the biggest Mutual Funds in the world. Want info instead of bullshitting??
https://www.fidelity.com/viewpoints/market-an...
Bon Voyage obama and whomever voted for the big fake.
Aren't these the same experts who presided over the loss of 35% of my nest egg? Yep...they know a lot.

Tell you what, when a passbook savings account earns enough to afford to print monthly statements, I'll feel better. How can I teach my grandchildren about money when the system is in retrograde? Newcomers to the process will have no incentive to play along. I think for a while I'll encourage them to deposit their birthday gelt under their mattresses. That way, they'll at least know who got it when their money disappears.

Since: Oct 12

Location hidden

#65387 Nov 9, 2012
TRD wrote:
Save Your Dixie Cups...the south will rise again!
..Already experiencing rising home prices, Florida's real estate future is due to be even brighter, due to the possible exodus from the Sandy imprint on the Northeast...Plus, cold easily becomes, something people can do without....

TRD

“The Real Deal”

Since: Apr 09

Central Florida

#65388 Nov 9, 2012
Go Blue Forever wrote:
<quoted text>..Already experiencing rising home prices, Florida's real estate future is due to be even brighter, due to the possible exodus from the Sandy imprint on the Northeast...Plus, cold easily becomes, something people can do without....
If they can't handle a pussified storm like Sandy, moving to Florida would be a bigger mistake than buying stock in Hummer. Do we need any more northern light-weights moving down to burden our disaster response? I think not. We need retirees from the frontier, people who are used to living in hardship with substandard education and no discernible topography.

TRD

“The Real Deal”

Since: Apr 09

Central Florida

#65389 Nov 9, 2012

Since: Oct 12

Location hidden

#65390 Nov 9, 2012
TRD wrote:
I don't get the connection, to the Book of Mormon guys?

Since: Oct 12

Location hidden

#65391 Nov 9, 2012
TRD wrote:
<quoted text>If they can't handle a pussified storm like Sandy, moving to Florida would be a bigger mistake than buying stock in Hummer. Do we need any more northern light-weights moving down to burden our disaster response? I think not. We need retirees from the frontier, people who are used to living in hardship with substandard education and no discernible topography.
Are you kidding?...We can't even regulate illegals, but one things for certain, i'm not picking tangerines....Actually, californians have been coming here, in fairly big numbers, also those fleeing Las Vegas...not exactly the frontiersmen, you invisioned, eh?
Professor Ayreshire

Albuquerque, NM

#65392 Nov 9, 2012
We are entering the end of our democracy. It is well known that democracies die when more than half of the population is on the public dole, and start voting themselves benefits without working for them. As Romney said, we are at 47% who don't pay taxes, but do vote themselves all the benefits they can think of. The Hollywood Crowd and Main Stream Media (MSLSD, ABC, NBC, CBS) who helped Obama get elected twice think it's great! Let them be the first give up most of their money for their cause! So, where do we go from here. Usually, post democratic societies fall into socialism, a dictatorship and or fascism. A good example of this is Senate Majority leader Harry Reid. Reid wants to stop any and all opposition. Really?? That's exactly what socialist and dictatorships do! Either way, our world is changing: more taxes, more government control of our economy, less economic freedom, more taxes, and less choice in medical and other areas of our lives. Our economy starts looking more like Europe ( Greece, Spain, Portugal, and Italy). We will no longer have the financial strength to afford things like a strong military, a space program and good medical care and I could go on and on. You can move somewhere else, but most of the world is in the same or worse condition. Regardless of what happens, half of the population who voted for the status quo are going to get what they deserve. Unfortunately, the rest of us may have to suffer because of their ignorance!
Socialism is a philosophy of failure, the creed of ignorance, and the gospel of envy, its inherent virtue is the equal sharing of misery."
-- Winston Churchill

TRD

“The Real Deal”

Since: Apr 09

Central Florida

#65393 Nov 9, 2012
Go Blue Forever wrote:
<quoted text>I don't get the connection, to the Book of Mormon guys?
Before they were The Book of Mormon guys they were the South Park guys. One of their episodes depicted the prophet (PBUH) dressed in a bear suit. These guys self-fatwa'd and threatened their lives.
Uzi

Kfar Saba, Israel

#65394 Nov 9, 2012
TRD wrote:
<quoted text>Aren't these the same experts who presided over the loss of 35% of my nest egg? Yep...they know a lot.
Tell you what, when a passbook savings account earns enough to afford to print monthly statements, I'll feel better. How can I teach my grandchildren about money when the system is in retrograde? Newcomers to the process will have no incentive to play along. I think for a while I'll encourage them to deposit their birthday gelt under their mattresses. That way, they'll at least know who got it when their money disappears.
Tell them its plastic, the future is in plastic.

TRD

“The Real Deal”

Since: Apr 09

Central Florida

#65395 Nov 9, 2012
Go Blue Forever wrote:
<quoted text>Are you kidding?...We can't even regulate illegals, but one things for certain, i'm not picking tangerines....Actually, californians have been coming here, in fairly big numbers, also those fleeing Las Vegas...not exactly the frontiersmen, you invisioned, eh?
Are you serious? The Vegas women are exactly who we need to genetically prepare for global warming. Well, that and their surgically implanted insulation. If we can figure out how to acclimate them to humidity, perhaps we can harness the genes that have kept them alive at 130 F.
Uzi

Kfar Saba, Israel

#65396 Nov 9, 2012
Its like I was saying all this....

November 07, 2012, at 12:56 AM, koolkrissy wrote:

What a horrible day for America! Mr. Obama's ineptness is going to put us all in the poor house. It is a travesty when our President, who has lied to the American people about terrorist activity and lied about the very attack on our embassy which killed 4 of our people in Libya, has not been impeached for his actions, but has instead been given another 4 years to destroy whatever strength we have left. May God forgive us for electing a liar! We deserve just what we are going to get.

God help and bless America with this thing at the head.

TRD

“The Real Deal”

Since: Apr 09

Central Florida

#65397 Nov 9, 2012
Professor Ayreshire wrote:
We are entering the end of our democracy. It is well known that democracies die when more than half of the population is on the public dole, and start voting themselves benefits without working for them. As Romney said, we are at 47% who don't pay taxes, but do vote themselves all the benefits they can think of. The Hollywood Crowd and Main Stream Media (MSLSD, ABC, NBC, CBS) who helped Obama get elected twice think it's great! Let them be the first give up most of their money for their cause! So, where do we go from here. Usually, post democratic societies fall into socialism, a dictatorship and or fascism. A good example of this is Senate Majority leader Harry Reid. Reid wants to stop any and all opposition. Really?? That's exactly what socialist and dictatorships do! Either way, our world is changing: more taxes, more government control of our economy, less economic freedom, more taxes, and less choice in medical and other areas of our lives. Our economy starts looking more like Europe ( Greece, Spain, Portugal, and Italy). We will no longer have the financial strength to afford things like a strong military, a space program and good medical care and I could go on and on. You can move somewhere else, but most of the world is in the same or worse condition. Regardless of what happens, half of the population who voted for the status quo are going to get what they deserve. Unfortunately, the rest of us may have to suffer because of their ignorance!
Socialism is a philosophy of failure, the creed of ignorance, and the gospel of envy, its inherent virtue is the equal sharing of misery."
-- Winston Churchill
The end of all opposition would signal the beginning of compromise...a very basic democratic principle. Of course, you knew that already.

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