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2013-02-21 Afghanistan
The Great Game's new wrinkle: Railroads from Afghanistan to *stan and Bandar-Abbas
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Posted by Water Modem 2013-02-21 21:08|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [550 views ]  Top

#1 Yuuuuppp.

Looks like the USA hasn't forgotten POTUS Teddy "Bully" Roosevelt after all???

What does the D ***NG-IT-WE-VOTED-FOR-YOU-OBAMA future OWG AFL-CIO, etc. get $$$-wise on these Projects from the BAMMER ADMIN, espec as per new Global/International-based New Union setups???

Or are they going to remain most unhappy wid the Bammer???

Posted by JosephMendiola 2013-02-21 00:12||   2013-02-21 00:12|| Front Page Top

#2 Railroads destroy easily, think about it.
In "Boomerstan" where can you go.
Posted by Redneck Jim 2013-02-21 00:44||   2013-02-21 00:44|| Front Page Top

#3 The Germans built railroads as fast as the Allies could bomb them. It's hard to keep a rail line closed for long.
Posted by gromky 2013-02-21 06:12||   2013-02-21 06:12|| Front Page Top

#4 gromky... no... they repaired them nearly as fast... somewhat different.

But yes, a fine new rail line is exactly what is needed, maybe throw in a telegraph link.
Posted by Shipman 2013-02-21 07:05||   2013-02-21 07:05|| Front Page Top

#5 And blow it up whenever you get "Holy" and upset.
That'll be once a week or so, Preferably when a fully loaded train passes over, loaded with women and children, I won't ride one.
Posted by Redneck Jim 2013-02-21 07:41||   2013-02-21 07:41|| Front Page Top

#6 Glad to see Zero is following through on his infrastructure jobs spending to help unemployment.

Do I need the /sarc tag?
Posted by Alanc 2013-02-21 09:02||   2013-02-21 09:02|| Front Page Top

#7 Got to get the money first.....then build them out of Reardon Metal....
Posted by Alaska Paul 2013-02-21 11:07||   2013-02-21 11:07|| Front Page Top

#8 be nice to remove the Pak chokehold on supllies
Posted by Frank G 2013-02-21 11:33||   2013-02-21 11:33|| Front Page Top

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