S & A in progress i.e., people burning alive right now, people being crushed to death right now
Sun, 23 Mar 2003 11:11:29 -0800 (PST)
On Sat, 22 Mar 2003, James Rogers wrote:
> On 3/22/03 12:40 PM, "JS Kelly" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > and the "good cause" was, precisely... what, in vietnam?
> There was a huge opportunity to do a great deal of good in that part of the
> world during that time, and to greatly alter the fortunes of that region.
> Unfortunately, the politicians wasted any value that the US could have given
> the region.
hmn. sounds a lot like today!
> American involvement was essentially a footnote in that conflict;
that's one hell of a footnote
> only Hollywood thinks it had anything to do with the US or that we were
> center of attention.
would that be the hollywood that is run by jews, or the hollywood that's
run by communists? or maybe they are the same -- forgive me, i'm a bit
rusty on my cold-war-era jingoism.
> Americans have done FAR more damage internationally through waffling and
> half-assed execution than we ever have through decisive action of any type
> for any reason.
we did it before -- we'll do it again!
> Point of Curiosity: I just heard from what is essentially a first-hand
> source that the Vietnamese government is paying people 10-lb bags of rice
> for attending anti-war/anti-Bush protests. Not surprising though. Iraq is
> the single biggest importer of Vietnamese rice, and one of their most
> important trade partners. If you can't sell it to Iraq, I guess you might
> as well give it to protestors.
and deflect debate by introducing off-topic unsubstantiated rumors. and
linking anti-war protests to communists. news flash: the cold war is over.