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Since: May 11

Loysville, PA

#854313 Feb 5, 2013
TSM wrote:
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RealDave where’s the Lie?
You said they no longer respond immediately.

That is only the case if the suspects were gone. In the event of a robbery or break in where the suspects are still there, they do respond immediately.

Got it?
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#854314 Feb 5, 2013
RealDave wrote:
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The CIA is under white House control
In theory, but who knows?

Since: May 11

Loysville, PA

#854315 Feb 5, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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Why not take out Castro with a drone now?
Castro is not putting in missile bases or attacking US interests.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#854316 Feb 5, 2013
RealDave wrote:
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So you are denying that there are any oil industry subsidies?
Please identify a specific subsidy that is unique to the oil industry.
Truth is no SIN

Bronx, NY

#854317 Feb 5, 2013
According to this 1998 interview with Zbigniew Brzezinski, the CIA's intervention in Afghanistan preceded the 1979 Soviet invasion. This decision of the Carter Administration in 1979 to intervene and destabilise Afghanistan is the root cause of Afghanistan's destruction as a nation.
M.C.
DEMOCRATS ARE WAR MONGERS

Since: May 11

Loysville, PA

#854318 Feb 5, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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Just because dumbass Dave says so?
Are you saying this was not in court?

“It's always darkest 'fore dawn”

Since: Jul 08

When's dawn?

#854319 Feb 5, 2013
History 101 wrote:
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She is not an Israeli. Like I said, they will more than likely beat us to it.
But say, Homer, wouldn't you be willing to make the ultimate sacrifice to save the world from a threat like Iran?
Then again, I would have been willing to die to save just one child from Saddam's torture rooms.
Maybe we're just different in that way - believing in a higher and nobler cause.
Is there anything you would be willing to die for? Just curious.
There would be a number of things I'm willing to die for; however, it's difficult to think of any I would be willing to kill for...almost always ends badly (ask Marcus Brutus)

Since: Dec 12

Location hidden

#854320 Feb 5, 2013
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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Perhaps the State Department should have revoked Awalikis citizenship before he was killed. That's what this is about.
I think what this is about is now "an informed, high-level official of the U.S. Government" has the authority to order the execution of US citizens. They don't have to bring charges or have any evidence, evidently they just need their good judgement.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#854321 Feb 5, 2013
RealDave wrote:
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You said they no longer respond immediately.
That is only the case if the suspects were gone. In the event of a robbery or break in where the suspects are still there, they do respond immediately.
Got it?
Any place other than Chicago, if the subjects were still there, the police might not be necessary.

Since: Dec 12

Location hidden

#854322 Feb 5, 2013
Homer 2016 wrote:
<quoted text>Actually it took me about 3 seconds, you must type with 1 finger or possibly your thumb or a toe.
I think Jane types with her asss.
Jimmy

Newington, CT

#854323 Feb 5, 2013
RealDave wrote:
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The CIA is under white House control, dipstick.
George Bush lied to go to war.
I see you;'re still giving people the finger when they aren't looking. How pathetic.
Sure thing lugnut.



I guess Democrats were also.

Baaawwwaaahhhh!!!!!

Moron.
Truth is no SIN

Bronx, NY

#854324 Feb 5, 2013
A couple of thoughts about the Brzezinski interview below. First, it flatly contradicts the common justification for U.S. actions in Afghanistan during the 1980s: that the U.S. simply aided forces resisting Soviet imperialism. Brzezinski makes clear that the Soviets were baited into sending forces to Afghanistan; thus their actions were defensive. Moreover, the U.S. used the violent Wahhabi (Saudi Arabian) form of Islam to create a monster-movement which plagues the world today. or more on this, see 'Articles Documenting U.S. Creation of Taliban and bin Laden's Terrorist Network' athttp://emperors-clothes.com/ docs/doc.htm
A reader wrote: "Similarly just because Brzezinski (among others) likes to claim that he personally overthrew the Soviet Union doesn't mean that you or the rest of us have to take him seriously. Nobody in 1979 had any reason to think that the Afghan war would bring down the USSR. Nor have we any real reason to think that it did bring it down."
The point is well taken at least as regards Brzezinski's claim that his Afghan strategy destroyed the Soviet Union. But the issue here is a different one: what role did the U.S. government play in the creation of Islamist terrorism? In that regard, Brzezinski's assertion that the U.S. provoked Soviet actions and that Islamism was deliberately fostered is backed up by sources on all sides of the Afghan issue.
Zbigniew Brzezinski about how the US provoked the Soviet Union into invading Afghanistan and starting the whole mess
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#854325 Feb 5, 2013
RealDave wrote:
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You said they no longer respond immediately.
That is only the case if the suspects were gone. In the event of a robbery or break in where the suspects are still there, they do respond immediately.
Got it?
So, when you call 9-1-1 in Chicago, just say you're not sure if the bad guys are still there.
DBs Mama

Orlando, FL

#854326 Feb 5, 2013
History 101 wrote:
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Pretty insightful...and true.
(Although I wouldn't say all deranged people are necessarily democrats...but probably raised by progressive politically correct liberals...since the poison of political correctness is enough to make even the sanest among us a little crazy.)
Well, looky who's here! Speak of the Devil you cheap harlot! I told you what would happen if I catched you round my boy and now look who's landed right in my lap! It wasn't enough that you shot Billy and stole the love of my life away from me but then you went and corrupted DB with your wickedness! He was just a boy.. barely 35. And here you come with your skimpy little dress and perfume and you took my only son from me. I told you what would happen if I caught you near him again, Jezebel! Big-city college girl with her Yankee ways and curly hair, I told DB you was trash but he was a boy and didn't know no better. But you did didn't you, harlot. I swear you bring out the meanness in me, you lyin' piece of Yankee white trash, I told you what'd happen, and now it will! Mark my words!

Since: Dec 12

Location hidden

#854327 Feb 5, 2013
DBWriter wrote:
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If you attempt to dodge answering a question by asking a question, I just go back to the original questions you dodged. For instance, the questions you've been dodging for a month now:
Where was Obama during the 7-goddam-hour battle between Al Qaeda and the stripped-down American embassy security detatchment in Benghazi when orders with presidential authority came from the White House to hang the Americans in Benghazi out to dry while the White House watched Al Qaeda kill them on the live video feed?
And;
Where will the money come from to pay for Obama's government?
When you answer these questions, then we can get to the questions you posed in your predictable attempt to digress and avoid admitting Obama is a clown act.
The Treasury Dept.
history 101

Orlando, FL

#854328 Feb 5, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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Please identify a specific subsidy that is unique to the oil industry.
Texas
Jane Says

New York, NY

#854329 Feb 5, 2013
John Galt wrote:
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"Lighter duty police" sounds like washed-up retreads who should be replaced by capable officers.
Ignoring crimes against property just encourages more such crimes.
that's how NYC was lost by the libs. Guliani brought it back by implementing the Broken Window approach to fighting crime:

'The idea of it is that you had to pay attention to small things, otherwise they would get out of control and become much worse. And that, in fact, in a lot of our approach to crime, quality of life, social programs, we were allowing small things to get worse rather than dealing with them at the earliest possible stage. That approach had been tried in other cities, but all small cities, and there was a big debate about whether it could work in a city as large as New York. One of the ways that New York used to resist any kind of change was to say, "It can't work here," because they wanted to keep the status quo. There is such a desire for people to do that, to keep the status quo. And I thought, "Well, there's no reason why it can't work in New York City. We have bigger resources. We may have bigger problems, we have bigger resources, the same theory should work." So we started paying attention to the things that were being ignored. Aggressive panhandling, the squeegee operators that would come up to your car and wash the window of your car whether you wanted it or not -- and sometimes smashed people's cars or tires or windows -- the street-level drug-dealing; the prostitution; the graffiti, all these things that were deteriorating the city. So we said, "We're going to pay attention to that," and it worked. It worked because we not only got a big reduction in that, and an improvement in the quality of life, but massive reductions in homicide, and New York City turned from the crime capital of America to the safest large city in the country for five, six years in a row.'

compare that to cities run by libs, like Detroit, Chicago and Newark.
Truth is no SIN

Bronx, NY

#854330 Feb 5, 2013
Question: And neither do you regret having supported the Islamic fundamentalists, having given arms and advice to future terrorists?

Brzezinski: What is most important to the history of the world? The Taliban or the collapse of the Soviet empire? Some stirred-up Moslems or the liberation of Central Europe and the end of the cold war?**

Question: Some stirred-up Moslems? But it has been said and repeated: Islamic fundamentalism represents a world menace today.

Brzezinski: Nonsense! It is said that the West had a global policy in regard to Islam. That is stupid. There isn't a global Islam. Look at Islam in a rational manner and without demagoguery or emotion. It is the leading religion of the world with 1.5 billion followers. But what is there in common among Saudi Arabian fundamentalism, moderate Morocco, Pakistan militarism, Egyptian pro-Western or Central Asian secularism? Nothing more than what unites the Christian countries.*

Since: Dec 12

Location hidden

#854331 Feb 5, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
Early Tuesday afternoon, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor plans to deliver a major speech kicking off his latest attempt at revitalizing the Republican Party brand.
If this sounds vaguely familiar to you, it's not your imagination. As Politico's Jake Sherman and Jonathan Allen point out, this isn't Cantor's first rodeo when it comes to brand rebuilding—it will be his fourth. In 2009, there was the National Council for a New America, in 2010 there was the "Young Guns", and in 2011 there was "cut-and-grow."
Sadly for Cantor, in 2012 his efforts were rewarded with the reelection of President Barack Obama, a larger Democratic majority in the Senate, and a smaller Republican majority in the House. But now it's 2013 and it's apparently time for the fourth generation of Eric Cantor, GOP Brand Rebuilder™. So, on Tuesday morning, Cantor explained to CBS News what will be different this time:
What this is about is about making sure that we can express why we're doing what we're doing ... what it is more is explaining why we're doing what we're doing.
Aha. So instead of doing something about being wrong, this time Eric Cantor thinks House Republicans need to do a better job of explaining why they are wrong. Great plan, sir. It worked so well the last three times you tried it.
http://www.dailykos.com/story/2013/02/05/1184...
Hey, maybe in the course of explaining why they're doing something they'll come to the realization that its a stupid thing to do and they can stop themselves from doing it?
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#854332 Feb 5, 2013
Death of Tenzing wrote:
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I think what this is about is now "an informed, high-level official of the U.S. Government" has the authority to order the execution of US citizens. They don't have to bring charges or have any evidence, evidently they just need their good judgement.
These individuals should be tried, in absentia if necessary, and sentenced to death by a court before being executed.

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