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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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TRD

“The Real Deal”

Since: Apr 09

Central Florida

#65420 Nov 9, 2012
Uzi wrote:
<quoted text>
Here is funny for you, enjoy it:
Four years ago, America put into the White House a sulky narcissist with close links to people with a history of thuggish, far-left, black power, Jew-bashing, west-hating politics. In his autobiography, Obama himself described his mentor, the communist agitator Frank Marshall Davis, as being a promoter of black power; in 1995 Obama went on the Million Man March organised by the black power activist and radical antisemite Louis Farrakhan; for twenty years, Obama belonged to a church whose pastor, Jeremiah Wright, peddled antisemitic conspiracy theories, denounced black assimilation into white society and in June 2009 claimed that Jews were controlling Obama and were preventing Wright from talking to him.
Obama’s agenda has been crystal clear from the get-go: to increase the power of the state over the citizen at home, and to neutralise American power abroad. Four more years of this and he’ll almost certainly have succeeded. The impact upon western security could be cataclysmic.
Great pres, hahaha hahaha Americans at least the 50% who voted for asshole are total idiots.
God help America from this garbage.
We can't be sure what his name is, where he was born, where his school transcripts are, what qualifies him to lead and yet you are certain about all this other stuff about him. How are we to be sure that what you say he is isn't what he and his handlers want us to believe he is? If this were the great deception you claim, wouldn't there be twists and turns? Which twist are we supposed to believe is true, the truth he wrote, the truth they wrote or the truth you wrote?
Rambone

Duncanville, TX

#65421 Nov 9, 2012
US Drones = Civilian killing machines = War crimes = US fights without HONOR...........

TRD

“The Real Deal”

Since: Apr 09

Central Florida

#65422 Nov 9, 2012
Rambone wrote:
US Drones = Civilian killing machines = War crimes = US fights without HONOR..........
Is that Muslim math StewY? Lets do another one:

VBIED = wholesale civilian killing machines = war crimes = Muslims fight without honor.....

Is that about right?

Our president has every intention of assisting any and all Jihadis to reach paradise by helping them die for the struggle...it's a win-win.
Uzi

Kfar Saba, Israel

#65423 Nov 10, 2012
TRD wrote:
<quoted text>We can't be sure what his name is, where he was born, where his school transcripts are, what qualifies him to lead and yet you are certain about all this other stuff about him. How are we to be sure that what you say he is isn't what he and his handlers want us to believe he is? If this were the great deception you claim, wouldn't there be twists and turns? Which twist are we supposed to believe is true, the truth he wrote, the truth they wrote or the truth you wrote?
Of course you must be kidding. The shit about him is all facts. You mean you never heard of his American loving priest? You never heard of his friendship with Ayers etc etc???

Is this a bullcrap story too???




[You voted for it, you got it. And the early results are just trickling in. df]


Boeing Announces Big Layoffs in Defense Division (Reuters)


Vegas Employer: Obama Won, So I Fired 22 Employees (CBS)
Uzi

Kfar Saba, Israel

#65424 Nov 10, 2012

TRD

“The Real Deal”

Since: Apr 09

Central Florida

#65427 Nov 10, 2012
Uzi wrote:
<quoted text>
Of course you must be kidding. The shit about him is all facts. You mean you never heard of his American loving priest? You never heard of his friendship with Ayers etc etc???
Is this a bullcrap story too???
[You voted for it, you got it. And the early results are just trickling in. df]
Boeing Announces Big Layoffs in Defense Division (Reuters)
Vegas Employer: Obama Won, So I Fired 22 Employees (CBS)
I voted for Mitt and yes, I've heard everything you've said about the President and seen it reiterated by many other sources. I also use my other senses...I walk outside and see the sun rise, I hear the birds chirping, and contrary to your doom and gloom predictions it's a regular McDonalds commercial out there.

The bottom line is that I don't care how many doobies he rolled in Hawaii, who he listened to or read in college, which jagoff's sermon he sat through in his life, they don't matter. He's President of the United States of America (again) and he has my undivided support. I took an oath a long, long time ago which will never expire so relax, I'll be the first and the loudest to demand action when I see him harm America.

BTW, trimming 30% of the management fat is not the same as closing a production line and laying off rank and file workers. It doesn't weaken Boeing but rather it makes the company leaner and more competitive. Lockheed cut 25% of their fat and they're the prime contractors on the most expensive tactical aircraft in history. Remove the punditry and you see Boeing as very competitive for an aerospace giant that is currently between defense and space contracts.

“Quality is always an accident”

Since: Apr 09

Location hidden

#65428 Nov 10, 2012
TRD wrote:
<quoted text>I voted for Mitt and yes, I've heard everything you've said about the President and seen it reiterated by many other sources. I also use my other senses...I walk outside and see the sun rise, I hear the birds chirping, and contrary to your doom and gloom predictions it's a regular McDonalds commercial out there.
The bottom line is that I don't care how many doobies he rolled in Hawaii, who he listened to or read in college, which jagoff's sermon he sat through in his life, they don't matter. He's President of the United States of America (again) and he has my undivided support. I took an oath a long, long time ago which will never expire so relax, I'll be the first and the loudest to demand action when I see him harm America.
BTW, trimming 30% of the management fat is not the same as closing a production line and laying off rank and file workers. It doesn't weaken Boeing but rather it makes the company leaner and more competitive. Lockheed cut 25% of their fat and they're the prime contractors on the most expensive tactical aircraft in history. Remove the punditry and you see Boeing as very competitive for an aerospace giant that is currently between defense and space contracts.
You go, Champ. It's like the Super Bowl of US Politics. Losers scream and most of us get over it. I was Romney, too. But, I knew, deep down, he didn't have a chance. Nothing like talk show visits and Hollywood appearances to cement the deal. One of the many reasons I read this thread and not participate. It's like talking to the birds in the back yard. Having to give woot woot a chance to respond to me makes me want to wrap these pipes around that filthy neck and show him what this 80 year old can do. But, it's the Internet. Where do you get your patience?

TRD

“The Real Deal”

Since: Apr 09

Central Florida

#65429 Nov 10, 2012
Ize Lost wrote:
<quoted text>
You go, Champ. It's like the Super Bowl of US Politics. Losers scream and most of us get over it. I was Romney, too. But, I knew, deep down, he didn't have a chance. Nothing like talk show visits and Hollywood appearances to cement the deal. One of the many reasons I read this thread and not participate. It's like talking to the birds in the back yard. Having to give woot woot a chance to respond to me makes me want to wrap these pipes around that filthy neck and show him what this 80 year old can do. But, it's the Internet. Where do you get your patience?
Exactly...it's the internet. Knowing there will be no reaching out is cause for infinite patience, its kind of like Neo in The Matrix, there is no spoon.

Uzi's are all legitimate concerns, they're just grossly outdated. I voted to keep peace in the family...it ain't easy being Independent in a house full of Republicans...a move towards shalom in the home. I knew immediately that I had wasted it but my vote doesn't count in the electoral college anyway so whatevs.

I hope I've missed some amazingly dramatic fall colors this year.
Uzi

Kfar Saba, Israel

#65430 Nov 10, 2012
TRD wrote:
<quoted text>I voted for Mitt and yes, I've heard everything you've said about the President and seen it reiterated by many other sources. I also use my other senses...I walk outside and see the sun rise, I hear the birds chirping, and contrary to your doom and gloom predictions it's a regular McDonalds commercial out there.
The bottom line is that I don't care how many doobies he rolled in Hawaii, who he listened to or read in college, which jagoff's sermon he sat through in his life, they don't matter. He's President of the United States of America (again) and he has my undivided support. I took an oath a long, long time ago which will never expire so relax, I'll be the first and the loudest to demand action when I see him harm America.
BTW, trimming 30% of the management fat is not the same as closing a production line and laying off rank and file workers. It doesn't weaken Boeing but rather it makes the company leaner and more competitive. Lockheed cut 25% of their fat and they're the prime contractors on the most expensive tactical aircraft in history. Remove the punditry and you see Boeing as very competitive for an aerospace giant that is currently between defense and space contracts.
No gloom and doom predictions from me. I lived thru communist and socialist regimes. I know what he is talking about, he knows what he is talking about. you people dont, not yet, it will come to you sooner or later. I hope there will be enough time to save the USA. Just a little reminder, who are the happiest governments to see this idiot reelected?? How about Iran,Russia, China, a few South American dictators, the Muzlim Brotherhood and so on and they aint hiding their happines about it.
God help and Bless America.
Uzi

Kfar Saba, Israel

#65432 Nov 10, 2012
TRD wrote:
<quoted text>Exactly...it's the internet. Knowing there will be no reaching out is cause for infinite patience, its kind of like Neo in The Matrix, there is no spoon.
Uzi's are all legitimate concerns, they're just grossly outdated. I voted to keep peace in the family...it ain't easy being Independent in a house full of Republicans...a move towards shalom in the home. I knew immediately that I had wasted it but my vote doesn't count in the electoral college anyway so whatevs.
I hope I've missed some amazingly dramatic fall colors this year.
The love and admiration for the USA and the love of the American people is NEVER outdated. The big hoaxer just blinded 50% of the people, the dumb people of the USA. I hope some common sense will somehow save the greates country in the world from itself.
Uzi

Kfar Saba, Israel

#65433 Nov 10, 2012
Subject: Franchise opportunity that might interest most of you. LOL!



A British Engineer has just started his own business in Afghanistan.

He's making land mines that look like prayer mats.

It's doing well.

He says prophets are going through the roof.

TRD

“The Real Deal”

Since: Apr 09

Central Florida

#65434 Nov 10, 2012
Uzi wrote:
<quoted text>
The love and admiration for the USA and the love of the American people is NEVER outdated. The big hoaxer just blinded 50% of the people, the dumb people of the USA. I hope some common sense will somehow save the greates country in the world from itself.
That's us...the other 50% watching America's back, or in congressional terms, the majority.

If you care about the US as you say (and I know you do), trust those of us who will honor our pledge to fight for it and stop trying to divide it. Whatever it is we end up doing, be it recovering or be it communizing, we do it better when we work together;-)

“Quality is always an accident”

Since: Apr 09

Location hidden

#65435 Nov 10, 2012
Uzi wrote:
<quoted text>
No gloom and doom predictions from me. I lived thru communist and socialist regimes. I know what he is talking about, he knows what he is talking about. you people dont, not yet, it will come to you sooner or later. I hope there will be enough time to save the USA. Just a little reminder, who are the happiest governments to see this idiot reelected?? How about Iran,Russia, China, a few South American dictators, the Muzlim Brotherhood and so on and they aint hiding their happines about it.
God help and Bless America.
Uzi's the least of the problems posting here. Christ, I have enough of his e-mails to deal with. I'm talking about the douche bags that jump in with their Jew hatred brainless posts that can not be addressed one on one. It's not what they do. See you later on the private channel.
Uzi

Kfar Saba, Israel

#65436 Nov 10, 2012
TRD wrote:
<quoted text>That's us...the other 50% watching America's back, or in congressional terms, the majority.
If you care about the US as you say (and I know you do), trust those of us who will honor our pledge to fight for it and stop trying to divide it. Whatever it is we end up doing, be it recovering or be it communizing, we do it better when we work together;-)
Telling as I know it cause I went thru this kind of shit is not dividing anybody. Its just plain and simple info.

Since: Oct 12

Location hidden

#65437 Nov 11, 2012
TRD wrote:
<quoted text>That's us...the other 50% watching America's back, or in congressional terms, the majority.
If you care about the US as you say (and I know you do), trust those of us who will honor our pledge to fight for it and stop trying to divide it. Whatever it is we end up doing, be it recovering or be it communizing, we do it better when we work together;-)
The House republicans have, in the last few years, been the biggest obsticle to bipartisan solutions...when John Boehner can't get them to react for the good of the country, there is a serious problem....And now that they have been flagged, any continuation would only make the GOP, less and less significant.....

TRD

“The Real Deal”

Since: Apr 09

Central Florida

#65438 Nov 11, 2012
Uzi wrote:
<quoted text>
Telling as I know it cause I went thru this kind of shit is not dividing anybody. Its just plain and simple info.
It's a little like telling your kid to go put on a sweater because you're cold. If they don't feel the cold, they won't listen.

TRD

“The Real Deal”

Since: Apr 09

Central Florida

#65439 Nov 11, 2012
Go Blue Forever wrote:
<quoted text>The House republicans have, in the last few years, been the biggest obsticle to bipartisan solutions...when John Boehner can't get them to react for the good of the country, there is a serious problem....And now that they have been flagged, any continuation would only make the GOP, less and less significant.....
You just described a John Boehner who is two elections away from any real power. If he doesn't realize this by now, he's either wildly out of touch or the worst speaker in history. Let's hear his tone now that he knows the President is back for four more...OH, DAMN! No time for that, he'll have to prepare for mid-terms.

Since: Oct 12

Location hidden

#65440 Nov 11, 2012
TRD wrote:
<quoted text>You just described a John Boehner who is two elections away from any real power. If he doesn't realize this by now, he's either wildly out of touch or the worst speaker in history. Let's hear his tone now that he knows the President is back for four more...OH, DAMN! No time for that, he'll have to prepare for mid-terms.
I'm not sure Boehner is the enemy he seems....more the tea party and obstructionist element amoung the republican representatives, is where the problem lies....We all saw, how he lost any possibility to actually lead, during the debt limit negotiations....

TRD

“The Real Deal”

Since: Apr 09

Central Florida

#65441 Nov 11, 2012
Go Blue Forever wrote:
<quoted text>I'm not sure Boehner is the enemy he seems....more the tea party and obstructionist element amoung the republican representatives, is where the problem lies....We all saw, how he lost any possibility to actually lead, during the debt limit negotiations....
Sure, Part 1 was a lot of muscle flexing and posturing because the GOP was certain they'd own the White House for the next eight years. Except for a few who are still scratching their heads I think those days are finally over...

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB1000142412788...

Those at the top of the conspiracy to stall the Dems out of office seem to see the error of their ways and are at least paying lip service to a more inclusive, results-oriented style of governance.

Since: Oct 12

Location hidden

#65442 Nov 11, 2012
..Check out large article, in Sunday paper about..BOEHNER LAYS DOWN LAW FOR HOUSE REPUBLICANS.....by Jonathon Weisman and Jennifer Steinhauer of the NY Times....

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