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Posted by Fred 2013-05-06 00:00||
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File under: Govt of Syria
#1 Not exactly the OBAMA DOCTRINE, now is it???
Iff China goes to war agz Japan andor ASEAN, etal. what does that have to do us either!?
Posted by JosephMendiola 2013-05-06 02:46||
#2 Sounds almost sane.
Posted by g(r)omgoru 2013-05-06 05:47||
#3 Obumba, not Joseph.
Posted by g(r)omgoru 2013-05-06 05:48||
#4 You Shall. Not. Pass!
Unless, you know, its an election year, or my poll numbers are down, or unemployment is up. Oh yeah, if biden headlines the news. Waffles, waffles are good.
*I'm all for the chicken orgy in syria, but when topper harley draws a line then backs down it is face losing and will bear appropriate fruit. Like eight months ago.
Posted by swksvolFF 2013-05-06 09:46||
#5 "If he drops sarin on his own people, what's that got to do with us?"
The total lack of historical perspective by a bunch of Chicago insiders who can't conceive of anything that is not more than an election away.
Posted by Procopius2k 2013-05-06 09:50||
#6 BTW, it's NBC - Nuclear, Biological, Chemical as in Weapons of Mass Destruction.
Posted by Procopius2k 2013-05-06 09:52||
#7 I can only speculate, but I have nothing concrete on the administration's motives regarding WMD in Syria. Linking their decision not to act on an alleged absence of WMD in Iraq is both cunning and devious, particularly to those who assisted with the location and destruction of Saddam's WMD.
If I find the foto of Champ and Vlad winking and nodding over a beer.... I'll be sure to post it.
Posted by Besoeker 2013-05-06 10:03||
#8 If that idiot advisor to Obambi would read the fine print in the treaties most of the civilized world signed about banning chemical and biological weapons, use of chemical weapons by any country is a cause for concern.
how come the liberals are so cold blooded and unconcerned about chemical weapons and so concerned about a shooting at a MacDonalds'
Makes you wonder if it is moral nihilism or just plan stupidity.
Posted by Bill Clinton 2013-05-06 10:17||
#9 You know Bill, those two conditions are not mutually exclusive.
Posted by Procopius2k 2013-05-06 10:29||
Posted by tipper 2013-05-06 13:30||
#11 Well, your first problem is worrying about the UN. Screw the UN, what are they going to do, write us a nastygram?
Your second problem is thinking we have a side to favor in Syria. We don't. Both sides are our enemies. Let them kill each other.
Posted by Muggsy Mussolini1226 2013-05-06 14:24||
#12 "Makes you wonder if it is moral nihilism or just plan stupidity."
Silly Bill. What's to wonder?
Posted by Barbara 2013-05-06 16:18||
#13 Yeah, I guess moral nihilism and stupidity are not mutually exclusive and I agree we probably don't have a dog in that fight, other than to hope the frolic depletes their resources in manpower and explosives for a long time.
Pass the pop corn.
Posted by Bill Clinton 2013-05-06 16:28||
#14 Extra butter with that, Bill?
Luckily I got a new boxcar-load in this weekend, in anticipation of the festivities. ;-p
Posted by Barbara 2013-05-06 19:03||