McCain: a Maverick no longer - Page 7 - U2 Feedback

Go Back   U2 Feedback > Lypton Village > Free Your Mind > Free Your Mind Archive
Click Here to Login
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 02-04-2007, 09:49 PM   #91
Blue Crack Supplier
Irvine511's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: Washington, DC
Posts: 30,883
Local Time: 05:50 AM
Originally posted by Bluer White
Say what you want about this particular president, and the decisons that he has made....

but the article above detailing the latest Senate posturing is precisely the reason the Commander in Chief is given such considerable power in wartime.

point taken, but it also shows that the shreiking about anything other than the status quo is tantamount to a total removal of all American troops from the region is completely bogus. there are alternatives to the status quo non-strategy strategy, we just need to deal with them and choose the best course of action, which we already know isn't the present one.

Irvine511 is offline  
Old 02-05-2007, 04:16 PM   #92
Bluer White's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Maine
Posts: 1,900
Local Time: 05:50 AM
When folks like John Warner have serious reservations about the new strategy, I take notice.

It's extremely disturbing that Lt. Gen. David Petraeus could be confirmed 81-0 in the Senate, while many of these same senators are racing to sign onto some toothless resolution that completely slams the plan that Petraeus brings to the table.

Bluer White is offline  

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:50 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Design, images and all things inclusive copyright ©