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Monday, March 23, 2009

Protesting Obama's Iraq War

The Minneapolis Red Star North Korean Tribune - under bankruptcy protection - ran a story on the Iraq War and those who protested the six year anniversary.

The story is here, but the link may or may not sustain - meaning it may bring you to a page requesting that you register (for free) before reading the full story. If that happens and you don't want to register, search Google or the MRSNKT web site) on the story title and writer: Protesters in St. Paul mark Iraq war anniversary, by Mary Jane Smetanka.

Here are some choice excerpts:

    "[The war] is not in the news anymore, and people are giving Obama a pass. Obama is still for war," said [Kristin Dooley, Minneapolis, a member of the Iraq Peace Action Coalition].


    [Lucia Wilkes Smith, of Minneapolis, a member of Women Against Military Madness] said she can't understand why more people don't vocally oppose the war. [ I'll tell you why, Ms. Smith...it's because there's a Liberal in the White House now. - Drake ]


    [Minnesota National Guard member Raymond Camper] said he campaigned for Obama but disagrees with the president's position that phased withdrawal of troops is necessary to prevent chaos in Iraq.

    "I believe destabilization will happen regardless of when we leave."

    Another protest veteran, Gary North of Minneapolis, said that people are mistaken if they assume the new administration will "do the right thing."

The Inexperienced, Unqualified, Kenyan-born Illegal and Illegitimate Prednint Barack Crack Cocaine Hussein Pbama, Junior..."do the right thing?" Have you been paying attention to how disastrous and crippling his policies have been to the entire nation and world in the past 60 days? You expect him to do the "right thing" in Iraq? Mr. North...are you daft?

Fascist Pbama The Warmonger

Real Anti-War protesters (as opposed to the Pbama Cultists Posing as Anti-War) are holding the Messyiah to the same standard that they held to W. Bush. They cannot be faulted in any way, their protestations are applied equally.

The problem exists only with the Pbama Cultists. For several years they have demanded the immediate withdrawal of U.S. Troops. For several years they have demanded redeployment out of Iraq "now." Now means now, not tomorrow, not next week, not next year.

Years 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004 and 2003 all came and went with cries of "immediate withdrawal now," from those who now comprise the Pbama Cult. The slack they cut for their False Prophet is mind-boggling. Their denial so wretchedly deep, they do not see the New Hitler before their eyes.

It's amazing how generous the Cultists are with Pbama's timetable for withdrawing from Iraq. It's longer than his original plan and it's certainly much longer than his repeated campaign rhetoric of "withdraw now."


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Your argument is thought provoking but it is a tad bit mind boggling. You are making the assumption that Mr. "Inexperienced, Unqualified, Kenyan-born Illegal and Illegitimate Prednint Barack Crack Cocaine Hussein Pbama" will do not do anything right when it comes to the Iraq War. Also you repeat Obama's demand for "withdrawal now." Is this withdrawal NOW the reason why we will have troops in Iraq until the end of 2011? Dont believe me? Check the link: http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/02/27/iraq.dems/index.html
All your blog does is ramble on and on. There really is no evidence or backing. You are just assuming that Obama can not do anything right and you just insult him and call him childish nicknames.
J Getchell
Hi Jeff.

Yes, I am indeed making the presumption that The Kenyan will not do anything right. Exactly.

I know we're going to have troops in Iraq until 2011 and likely beyond that. That isn't exactly what The Kenyan said as a candidate, though, is it?

Why is it Liberals can diss and smear Republicans with impunity but when the same standard is applied to a Liberal, people like you recoil and whine?

I know you'll never return to answer these questions:

Did you vote for Obama in 2008?
Who did you vote for in 2004 and 2000?

Do you hold accountable all the Democrats who are on record from 1998-2000 - Bill Clinton, Pelosi, Hillary, Kerry et al - saying "Saddamn Hussein is seeking WMDs and nuclear weapons." - Because they set the stage, Jeff. They set the intelligence standards.

Yes I do insult Pbama and call him names. The Left has never done anything like that, have they?
Obama is now Orwellian to me. His campaign promises vs. reality are polar opposites. Instead of "bringing the troops home NOW!", he's deploying tens of thousands more. Instead of shedding Bush's militarism, he is funding the MICC. Instead of stimulating the economy from the bottom up, he has allowed the banksters to clean out decades of carefully saved retirement and education funds of our fellow Americans and residents. That these same financiers largely funded his campaign, are sitting in his cabinet, is alarming, to put it mildly.

How deep is the double-speak. Does he really have evil intentions? That's what Alex Jones purports in his new movie:

FlowerG, he is indeed Orwellian.
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