Obama Reacts To Mitt Romney's Vice Pr...

Obama Reacts To Mitt Romney's Vice Presidential Pick

There are 11 comments on the The Huffington Post story from Aug 11, 2012, titled Obama Reacts To Mitt Romney's Vice Presidential Pick. In it, The Huffington Post reports that:

President Barack Obama's campaign says Mitt Romney's selection of Wisconsin Rep.

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#2 Aug 11, 2012
US created Taliban and abandoned Pakistan. Hillary Clinton acknowledged that the United States too had a share in creating the problem that plagues Pakistan today.
problems we face now to some extent we have to take responsibility for, having contributed to it. We also have a history of kind of moving in and out of Pakistan, she said.

Lets remember here the people we are fighting today we funded them twenty years ago and we did it because we were locked in a struggle with the Soviet Union.

They invaded Afghanistan and we did not want to see them control Central Asia and we went to work and it was President Reagan in partnership with Congress led by Democrats who said you know what it sounds like a pretty good idea lets deal with the ISI and the Pakistan military and lets go recruit these mujahideen.

And great, let them come from Saudi Arabia and other countries, importing their Wahabi brand of Islam so that we can go beat the Soviet Union.

And guess what they (Soviets) retreated they lost billions of dollars and it led to the collapse of the Soviet Union.

So there is a very strong argument which is it wasnt a bad investment in terms of Soviet Union but lets be careful with what we sow because we will harvest
conservative crapola

Allentown, PA

#3 Aug 11, 2012
saint reagan helped create the taliban and osama bin laden. reagan fought a proxy war with the soviet union by training, arming, equipping, and funding islamist mujahidin fighters in afghanistan. reagan funneled billions of dollars, along with top-secret intelligence and sophisticated weaponry to these fighters through the pakistani intelligence service. The taliban and osama bin laden — a prominent mujahidin commander — emerged from these mujahidin groups reagan helped create, and U.S. policy towards pakistan remains strained because of the intelligence services’ close relations to these fighters. In fact, Reagan’s decision to continue the proxy war after the soviets were willing to retreat played a direct role in bin laden’s ascendancy.

Of course, none this appears in the reagan years re-write.

Köln, Germany

#4 Aug 11, 2012
As a rational non-patriotic global citizen i am of the view that the whole system smells like the gutter/sewage.
As long as you uphold this rotten despicable system the problems will prevail

Köln, Germany

#5 Aug 11, 2012
if i were Obama..........
i would show my civil courage to change .
Unfortunately I am rama and not Obama

Köln, Germany

#6 Aug 11, 2012
If i were Obama
i would have ignored the contenders of the occupants of White house

Köln, Germany

#7 Aug 11, 2012
If i were Obama
i would have given a speech like this.
"Yes I had promised but failed.
Not because of my dreams but because the whole system is rotten to the core.
You had put me in a toilet house where i have no support"

Albuquerque, NM

#8 Aug 11, 2012
obammy reacts 'oh crap ... michelle why did you call undecided voters knuckleheads yesterday'? Bams is going down and all he can see is the bottom of the drain.

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#21 Sep 9, 2012
The Corporate Media making everything messy

Karachi, Pakistan

#22 Sep 27, 2012
Am Seeing Afghanistan Withdraw issue not on list of any presidential Candidate ?`

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#23 Nov 7, 2014
Pakistan is important transit point

Washington, DC

#24 Mar 17, 2016
Ryan is Eddie Munster

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