Category Archives: Afghanistan

He is an EX-TERRORIST!!!

I received yet another note from my Facebook friend who go in for conspiracy theories. Hey Richard, I was just curious on your take about something. When OBL was allegedly killed recently, the admin claimed that the reason for not … Continue reading

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Ladies and Gentleman…We got him!

I’m in the middle of writing a larger than usual post about the Birthers but I had to come up for air for this. Al long last…at long fucking last. I’ll have more to say about this later when I … Continue reading

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Idiots to the right of me, thugs to to the left of me…

I can’t even work up the energy to pretend to be surprised by this. KANDAHAR, Afghanistan — At least 10 people have been killed and 83 wounded in the southern Afghan city of Kandahar, officials said on Saturday, on a second … Continue reading

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Goodbye to all that.

You know, I was going to write Part Two of my year end wrap today.  But then I remembered, “Wait, I have pizza to eat and the last part of Season Five of Doctor Who to get through!”. Needless to … Continue reading

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A sudden holiday thought…

If you support Military action towards Iran and continued involvement in Afghanistan BUT still send Christmas cards that say “Peace on Earth, Goodwill towards men”, I think you are missing the point of the holiday. EDIT: Rewritten for clarity. 1:40 … Continue reading

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Wikileaks and the nature of the universe.

From our friends at the BBC… Swedish prosecutors have defended their decision to issue then withdraw an arrest warrant against Wikileaks founder Julian Assange on rape charges. The chief prosecutor had received additional information that led her to withdraw the … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to Robert Gibbs.

Dear Mr. Gibbs: Okay.  I get it. You’re pissed and you chose an interview with “The Hill” to unload on us.  You guys have been on the grind since January of 09.  You’ve chalked up some solid wins.  And yet, … Continue reading

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My thoughts on President Obama’s Afghan Speech.

-Man, did he not want to make this speech.  If there was ever a moment where you could sense that Obama’s eloquence was on auto pilot, it was this speech.Don’t get me wrong.  The man laid everything (Well. almost everything.) … Continue reading

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Full text of President Obama’s Afghanistan speech.

H/T to The Huffington Post: Good evening. To the United States Corps of Cadets, to the men and women of our armed services, and to my fellow Americans: I want to speak to you tonight about our effort in Afghanistan … Continue reading

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Inital response to Obama’s Afghanistan speech.

It sounds like Obama is about to do something potentially stupid but he’s going to try to do it in the smartest way possible.It’s like saying “I’m going to date a meth freak but I will remember to bring Condoms … Continue reading

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