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Jan16-12 Greg Bernhardt
I stumbled across this and thought some might find it useful. ...
Mar28-08 11:20 AM
lisab
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New Guidelines for Current Events (shorter version) Politeness and respect for others is essential here. Of course,...
Feb27-12 07:41 PM
Evo
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Al J's news conf. w' Iraqi "general staff" types, 0600 gmt; looks like SH is dead?
Mar20-03 06:32 PM
LURCH
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This question was asked on the streets of Washington by a news crew today, and I think it was a good question to ask....
Mar20-03 08:28 PM
N_Quire
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I was watching Bush's comments on the attack yesterday evening, is it me or does he actually blink everytime he says a...
Mar20-03 09:42 PM
dav2008
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I've posted a little essay about this invasion on my website. I couldn't paste it into here due to the length, so...
Mar21-03 01:01 AM
Adam
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Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia was awarded the Citadel of Free Speech Award on Wednesday from the City Club of...
Mar21-03 09:38 AM
Njorl
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Is that a right, or usual thing to do? I heard that Bush is asking countries to force closure of Iraqi Embassies...
Mar21-03 12:17 PM
Njorl
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How much of an influence do you believe the decisions made by the Trilateral Commission have on the world?
Mar21-03 01:44 PM
russ_watters
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Lately, people have been saying "support our troops" all over the place. It seems to be the biggest buzz word, but...
Mar21-03 06:20 PM
Dissident Dan
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answers on a postcard to Saddams Son
Mar22-03 12:53 AM
Greg Bernhardt
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As I see it, this war is not so much about Al Qaeda or because of a direct threat to the United States. The United...
Mar22-03 11:07 AM
N_Quire
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"War is always the same. It is young men dying in the fullness of their promise. It is trying to kill a man that you...
Mar22-03 11:31 AM
N_Quire
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Okz, here is the deal. In the politics and world affairs forum we are saying all topics about Iraq. The topics are...
Mar23-03 06:15 AM
Mr. Robin Parsons
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Here are some important facts that while well-established, I often see missing from the debates about Iraq, Saddam,...
Mar23-03 10:43 AM
Zargawee
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Who has heard that Saddam appeared on Iraqi television together with his second son and the minister of defense? In...
Mar23-03 02:48 PM
N_Quire
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Yay! i am the first to post in this forum...and i want to start it out right and clean ( is that possible when the...
Mar23-03 02:51 PM
Nicool003
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This came up in PF 2, and it's worth dragging up again --- diplomatic immunity, guaranteed safe passage to and from...
Mar23-03 03:05 PM
damgo
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If tomorrow all the things were gone I'd worked for all my life And I had to start again with just my children and my...
Mar23-03 03:46 PM
kyleb
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Bush is set to speak to the US and World at 8:00pm EST on what he plans to do with Iraq.
Mar23-03 03:52 PM
Nicool003
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There were two interesting articles I found today: ABC:...
Mar23-03 10:21 PM
kyleb
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This week there were a number of microphones found in the conference rooms of a number of countries (france, germany...
Mar24-03 03:49 AM
damgo
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This poll is designed to determine what, if any, demographic differences there are between people of differing...
Mar24-03 10:59 AM
Zero
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Alot of Iraqis are going to die, because of Bush's unjust war.
Mar24-03 12:15 PM
russ_watters
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Mar25-03 08:51 AM
Zero
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Hmph. I guess I'm just cynical, right?
Mar25-03 11:17 AM
Zero
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For the first time in my life, I actually agree with Pat Robertson... Looks like I need a new reality meter also......
Mar26-03 03:18 AM
Zero
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Has anyone else cracked the obvious coded instructions imbedded into the 'Video's', release of Saddam Hussain? It...
Mar26-03 10:47 PM
Alias
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I just saw Donald Rumsfeld on TV, complaining about the way Iraq treats the American soldiers it has captured, sating...
Mar27-03 01:55 AM
russ_watters
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A civilian uprising is reported to be taking place in Basra against Saddam's troops. The Iraqi army is firing on its...
Mar27-03 07:59 AM
FZ+
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If you believe that war is not the solution for destroying Saddam's WMDs and removing his brutal regime, please...
Mar27-03 10:46 AM
kyleb
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As I've watched the many protests on TV lately, I've been wondering - do protests ever accomplish anything? I kind...
Mar27-03 01:50 PM
Njorl
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Now, just so you know, all aircraft allied with the USA are sending out an IFF signal which a radar operator can not...
Mar27-03 02:41 PM
Nicool003
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I am struck by an amazing double standard people have in their opinions of the US. First let me state explicitly that...
Mar28-03 12:17 AM
russ_watters
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1) Bush 2) Saddam 3) Osama
Mar28-03 07:06 PM
kyleb
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A president represents his comunity and he is the best one of them . and as everyone agrees , Bosh is considered a...
Mar29-03 11:21 AM
Greg Bernhardt
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From what people say here and elsewhere, it seems to me that in the USA, the news does not show anything which might...
Mar29-03 03:47 PM
kat
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In a charming bit of irony, Fox won an appeal against a whistle-blowing reporter who threatened to report pressure...
Mar30-03 07:42 PM
kyleb
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No, I'm not refering to the latest anti-Canadianism going on in the B(eautiful)US of A. (Actually that's all a cover...
Mar31-03 01:17 AM
quantumcarl
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Which country will the US invade next?
Mar31-03 09:28 AM
Greg Bernhardt
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This is not going to be a swift war as the non-military journalists and pundits had expected. Perhaps some politicians...
Mar31-03 10:54 AM
amp
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In the face of certain defeat and the deaths of may Iraqis, Saddam Hussein has been offered an alternative. Give...
Mar31-03 01:23 PM
russ_watters
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