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Old 11-19-2011, 10:44 AM
 
Location: planet octupulous is nearing earths atmosphere
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what do you think..??


i say get the hell out asap!!!


i think 2 billion a week would create a lot of jobs here in the usa
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Old 11-19-2011, 10:51 AM
 
Location: Texas
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As the USSR discovered, Afghanistan is called the "graveyard of empires" for a reason.


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Old 11-19-2011, 10:53 AM
 
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Simple answer. NO.
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Old 11-19-2011, 10:54 AM
 
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As the USSR discovered, Afghanistan is called the "graveyard of empires" for a reason.


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some learn, some don't
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Old 11-19-2011, 10:58 AM
 
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If you are a black ops organization and need to secretly fund it through the Opium trade... YES

If you are a military contractor and you love money more than people... YES

If you are a Electric car battery supplier and you need to procure a inexpensive source of Lithium... YES
http://green.autoblog.com/2010/06/14...t-lithium-dep/

If you are a Oil baron country and wish to have a pipeline from the Caspian to the Indian Ocean... YES

If you hate war, and murder for dominance over others resources... NO

http://www.freepressmemphis.com/blog/?cat=139 (broken link)
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Old 11-19-2011, 10:59 AM
 
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Old 11-19-2011, 11:02 AM
 
Location: Great State of Texas
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I don't know why we're still there. We went there to find bin Laden.
We found him..NOT in Afghanistan, shot him in the eye and dumped him off a boat and claimed victory.
So, someone tell me again..why are we still in Afghanistan ?
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Old 11-19-2011, 11:03 AM
 
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I don't know why we're still there. We went there to find bin Laden.
We found him..NOT in Afghanistan, shot him in the eye and dumped him off a boat and claimed victory.
So, someone tell me again..why are we still in Afghanistan ?
See Post #5
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Old 11-19-2011, 01:50 PM
 
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I don't know why we're still there. We went there to find bin Laden.
We found him..NOT in Afghanistan, shot him in the eye and dumped him off a boat and claimed victory.
So, someone tell me again..why are we still in Afghanistan ?

we are there to guard pakistans nukes.. you know a just in case scenario,, if all hell breaks loose in pakistan we will be close enought to go in and do a smash and grab the nukes plan..
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Old 11-19-2011, 03:21 PM
 
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The US should spend at least 20 billion per month on the war.
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