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Obama Promises Bunker Busters To Israel If Netanyahu Delays Iran Invasion Until After US Elections

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Two days ago Obama held a press conference in which he openly prevaricated and disinformed the world about the true nature of his meeting with Israel PM Netanyahu. Today we find what was truly discussed, courtesy of Israel's Maariv newspaper, Spiegel and Reuters, which all tell us that it was a simple case of quid pro quo, namely that Barack Obama would supply Israel with bunker-busters and refueling planes if Bibi promised to delay an Iran attack until after the presidential election. The implication is simple - avoid an oil price shock this summer and delay it until next winter when Obama will be safely in his throne for another 4 years, at which point US citizens can fuel their cars with combustible urine following nights of binging on Everclear in hopes of ending their sorrows with alcohol poisoning, or better yet, all be in possession of the heavily subsidized flaming half ton block of metal known as the Obama Pinto, er, Volt.

Some more details on the latest horse trade from Israel Insider:

The US will supply Israel with bunker-busting bombs and refueling planes in return for delaying a strike against Iran until at least the end of the year, Maariv reported on Thursday. During their meeting earlier this week in Washington, Barack Obama promised Benjamin Netanyahu the latest deep-penetration arms from the US arsenal as well as airborne tankers to refuel strike jets necessary for an Israeli attack on Iran. In return, Israel will agree to not take any action until after the upcoming US presidential elections in November 2012.

 

Although rumors of the possible supply of new bombs and planes began even while Netanyahu was still in the US, Maariv’s claim, based on Western sources, is that supply of the equipment is conditional on postponing an attack. Obama gave Israel neither a green light for an attack, nor a red light, but rather a “bright yellow light,” sources told Maariv, adding that the yellow light is nearly red. Obama told Netanyahu that an Israeli attack, uncoordinated with the US, will have the most serious implications on regional stability and relations between the two countries. Maariv said that sources close to the recent meetings in Washington reported that it will be “difficult, if not impossible” for Israel to ignore Obama’s warnings.

 

Central to the difference of opinions is at what stage of the uranium enrichment process it will become necessary to use military force. According to intelligence reports, Iran has succeeded in enriching 120 kilogram (265 lbs.) of uranium to 20 percent purity. To make a bomb the Iranians require 250 kg (550 lbs) of 90% pure uranium. However, enriching from 20% to 90% is a relatively fast process, meaning Israel may see its window for action closing. According to Maariv, the US is prepared to wait until Iran has 250 kg of 20% rich uranium, but Israel considers the current developments beyond its own red line for action.

Perhaps it is time to make the presidential brent contango hump just a little bigger?

 

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Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:17 | 2235889 AN0NYM0US
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Forget Bunker Busters just drop the remaining inventory of Chevy Volts

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:33 | 2235913 redpill
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I believe that would violate the tenets of the Geneva convention, sir.  They clearly said NO dropping fire-prone $250k bailout cars, the excessive irony is considered an afront to humanity.  Napalming the shit out of innocent civilians is ok, though.  Er, I mean, spreading hot fiery liquid democracy.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:39 | 2236003 MillionDollarBonus_
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After we've dealt with Iran, Syria is next. We will not stop until we have spread democracy and freedom to every darkest corner of the world. Terrorism, Islamic Extremism and other general insolence simply will not be tolerated while America makes the rules.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:43 | 2236022 Mr Lennon Hendrix
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War is Peace

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:56 | 2236077 Ruffcut
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War is piece, of shit.

Fuck it, send them the bunker busters RIGHT NOW, free delivery for the first 10 callers. Because it will blow your balls off after air express, prepaid orders only.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 12:01 | 2236097 Abitdodgie
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Bunker busters giving Israel more nuclear wepons that shoud work out well, maybe North Korea would like some too.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 12:56 | 2236363 TruthInSunshine
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I am so proud and fortunate to live in a nation and under a government whereby decisions of the timing & planning for launching a major military strike on a large country in an oil-rich and extremely volatile region revolves around the date of the election of a fractional reserve bankster puppet (it doesn't matter who gets 'elected,' or 'diebolded' as I like to call it; they'll be said puppet).

 

/sarc

 

I do hope the kids can straighten out the mess they're parents have made of the world, one day. But I suppose that's naivety getting the best of me.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 13:03 | 2236385 RichardP
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I do hope the kids can straighten out the mess they're parents have made...

Why do you suppose the nature of the kids would be any different from the nature of the parents?  Haven't humans been making the "wrong" choice for quite some time now?  Why should the kids' choices be any different?  The kids would screw up the world in their own way anyhow.  So why should it make any difference that their parent's screw it up for them?

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 13:07 | 2236395 TruthInSunshine
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There have been moments in human history where justice and reason arose from younger generations and overwhelmed the idiocy of the old guard, but these moments have indeed been too rare, so statistically, you're more likely to be proven correct than not.

I just wanted to add a disclaimer to my statement above: Obviously, there's a lot of 'things' being 'reported' by a few main stream journalistic 'sources' here, that may or not be 100%, unadulterated horse shit, so, caveat emptor, bitchez.

 

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 13:29 | 2236466 Ahmeexnal
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In a separate meeting, Ogolfer Promises 250kg of 90% enriched uranium to its ally Iran if Ahmadineyad Delays Israel Invasion Until After US Elections.

Ahmadineyad was also asked to give the Syrian president al-Assad the same treatment the Iranian regime gave to Colonel Q-daffy.

"We need you to call al-Assad a ruthless zionist mad dog who needs to be put down, just as you did with the Lybian leader", Ogolfer was quoted, as he patted Ahmadineyad in the head.
"Now run along and be a good boy, Mahmud."

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 15:43 | 2236956 CIABS
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War on Iran postponed again.  Keeps happening.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 13:24 | 2236468 caconhma
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History has many examples when countries getting involved in unnecessary wars paid a terrible price

  • The WWI. Czar Nicolas II got involved in the war with Germany. It was very stupid. Russia got the revolution, the Russian empire collapsed, and the entire Nicolas family was slaughtered.
  • The Germans with Sovet help started the WW II. Hitler was dead 4 years later. Until now, germany is still an occupied country. Unfortunately for Germany, Hitler was looking for a peace with England instead of destroying them. It was very stupid sinse historically England was the number one enemy of Germany and its people.

I expect that the USA and Israel leaders will be very sorry for starting a new WWIII. IMHO, after all said and done, Israel will be gone for good.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 13:31 | 2236486 trav7777
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Nothing will be permitted to challenge israeli and saudi hegemony in the ME

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 15:45 | 2236965 CompassionateFascist
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Since Yahu wishes to render both Obama and Iran harmless, the Greater Mideast War will begin sometime before the election. One Israeli torp into one American ship, "Iran did it", and its on.  c. July-August. 

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 15:47 | 2236972 CompassionateFascist
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Since Yahu wishes to render both Obama and Iran harmless, the Greater Mideast War will begin sometime before the election. One Israeli torp into one American ship, "Iran did it", and its on.  c. July-August. 

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 15:47 | 2236973 CompassionateFascist
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Since Yahu wishes to render both Obama and Iran harmless, the Greater Mideast War will begin sometime before the election. One Israeli torp into one American ship, "Iran did it", and its on.  c. July-August. 

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 15:46 | 2236974 CompassionateFascist
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Since Yahu wishes to render both Obama and Iran harmless, the Greater Mideast War will begin sometime before the election. One Israeli torp into one American ship, "Iran did it", and its on.  c. July-August. 

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 15:53 | 2236994 CompassionateFascist
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4 bunkerbusters

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 17:48 | 2237398 blunderdog
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See, that was stupid, now you're going to be wrong on all four predictions in a few months.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 13:47 | 2236553 DeadFred
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Epic amounts of uncertainty in this post. Obama may have made a promise for bombs after an election he may win and may honor the secret promise if he does win. All based on info on the state of uranium enrichment from intelligence (???) agencies that did such an astounding job on the whole Iraq thing some time ago. All in an article by some guy who may just be a disinformation mouthpiece.

We are pretty sure that the Obama and Netanyahu did meet.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 15:01 | 2236816 SilverIsKing
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Perhaps Iran should ask Obama for some concessions under the threat of attacking Israel before the elections.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 15:10 | 2236847 Totentänzerlied
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Last I checked the US intel agencies maintain that Iran has no warhead-grade enrichment program and possesses no warhead grade uranium (or any plutonium).

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 16:21 | 2237048 RichardP
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Your point?  Should we wait until Iran does have these things before we act?

If the goal is to prevent Iran from having these things, does it make sense to wait to act until after they get them.  Come on Totent, simple logic destroys your point - if the objective is to prevent Iran from getting these things.

Fri, 03/09/2012 - 09:01 | 2239161 AnAnonymous
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Simple logic, big return from judgement from the intent.

 Iranians should not get the bomb because they will use it poorly (intent)

Simple logic: it follows US citizens should prevent Iranians from progressing on the path to acquire the bomb.

Simple logic: it follows US citizens should prevent Iranians from starting working at getting the bomb

Simple logic: it follows US citizens should prevent Iranians from preparing to start to work at getting the bomb

Simple logic: it follows US citizens should prevent Iranians from getting the idea of preparing to start to work at getting the bomb

Simple logic: as mind control is not yet that effective, it follows that US citizens should prevent Iranians from being born. Here we have one cause US citizens push their large campaign on unborn being a threat, so prevent them from being born.

Simple logic reaps a lot from an assumption made at start. It is simple logic based on US citizen assumption.

As the others say, the road to Hell is paved with good intentions.

Wed, 03/21/2012 - 01:04 | 2275871 MeelionDollerBogus
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Should we wait until Iran does have these things before we act?

YA.

The goal is NOT prevention.

The LEGIT goal is peace. This is not peace.

The ACTUAL goal is stealing oil.

Any time you attack someone "first" to prevent something "later" you're usually a murderer and a liar.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 16:28 | 2237078 trav7777
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nevermind possesses NO WARHEAD nor even if they did have a pile of U235 any capability to deliver the damn thing.

Iran's experience is showing how hard it is even with industrial machinery to get sufficient quantities of fissile U235.

Their reactor, if it ever goes online, will produce enough plutonium for a bomb after a couple years of operation.  First refuel they do, reprocess the shit and boom.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 14:47 | 2236762 EINSILVERGUY
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Me thinks the arrogance and stupidity of the know it all kids of the 60's has led us to this mess.  They pissed away the hard work of the depression era generation and have bred an even greater since of entitlements babies in the OWS crowd.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 13:44 | 2236545 Confused
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Why do you suppose the nature of the kids would be any different from the nature of the parents?

Because they haven't been fully beaten yet? They still believe that things can be better. I think we call it idealism.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 14:42 | 2236732 liverdiefree
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Mostly though, they think the government can make things better for them. If you pay any attention to college "newspapers" and the opinions expressed this much is unfortunately clear. Those that have not been coopted by the "system" are rare.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 13:21 | 2236386 The Big Ching-aso
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Why don't they just cut to the chase and forget about busting bunkers.  What they really want to do is irradiate Tehran - you know bust bodies so they can't build any more future bunkers.   Playing Whack-a-Mullah forever can be exhausting.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 15:49 | 2236987 NaN
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Obama first tried to make Isreal behave by making the usual subsidies contingent upon change, but congress squelched that right away. Looks like promising more weapons is the more acceptable method, plus it is a crafty way to get AIPAC on his side.
Brilliant, in the short term, depressing in the long. I hopium 2013 brings "oops, we don't have any extra bunker busters."

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 12:19 | 2236178 Alien Invader
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and by dropping bombs on iran we will also be helping their economy as they rebuild GDP will skyrocket. Our GDP also gets a boost courtesy of building da bombs. It's a win-win. Rejoice citizens and buy a Volt! 

Fri, 03/09/2012 - 07:44 | 2239054 Ar-Pharazôn
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you're sure that bunker buster is enough to blow up every chance of iran to get a nuclear weapon? or this will increase their determination?

 

and you're really sure that the bunker buster can really blow up thier underground facilities?

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:58 | 2236089 Abitdodgie
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Have you noticed that  democracy works so well in the countrys that it is in, we need to spread it everywhere. (note) only if you are the 1%

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 12:39 | 2236291 NumberNone
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Agree 100%.  Slap a Nobel Peace Prize medallion on the tip of everyone of those bunker busters to let those mother fuckers on the receiving end know who's really in charge.   

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:47 | 2236031 Clueless Economist
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I agree MDB...you sir are a voice of reason.

These people hated us for our freedoms.  So we tried to appease them by severely restricticting our freedoms via DHS/TSA/DEA and other Government three letter acronyms, and yet they STILL have the audacity to hate us!

They do not deserve to live!

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 12:36 | 2236269 Jacks Nipple
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You ARE clueless CE.  They dont hate us for our "freedoms". They have been irritated with us ever since Balfour had a jewish chemist friend who discovered you could synthesize acetate for smokeless gun powder, which the germans has cornered the market on.

I am not an anti-semite, i am a realist. The jews are ruining the humanity on this planet. They have this crazy notion of God's chozen ones and think they deserve on everything a silver platter  because of the holocaust. fucking BS.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:48 | 2236040 MsCreant
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"every darkest corner of the world"

MBD, you fell out of character on this one. You don't make errors like that normally.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 12:18 | 2236173 mick_richfield
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OK, you can correct higher-level errors like this one.

I'm just working on "to / too"   and  "your / you're".

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 15:34 | 2236919 MsCreant
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I was critiquing the performance itself. I make smelling errors all teh time.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 15:59 | 2237004 TheFourthStooge-ing
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Do'nt wory, you're speling is fine. I try too spel coretcly to, but their our so meny spelign rules and exepsians that I make misteaks sumtimes two.

 

Fri, 03/09/2012 - 05:36 | 2238957 Sokhmate
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I bet you're a rabid typer. You can ingreece your accurancy by redosing your thaiping sped.

Fri, 03/09/2012 - 18:41 | 2241652 thewhitelion
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Not up to your usual standards.  Where is the ass-kissing of some part of the federal government?  Still, including "general insolence" was a nice touch.

Fri, 03/16/2012 - 14:46 | 2262786 MeelionDollerBogus
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"while America makes the rules" is a tough call.

See in that region, Iran & Syria make some of the rules. China & Russia make more of the rules. America doesn't have the firepower to take on all at once & is aiming to take in 3 at a time. India & Pakistan have nukes & vested interest in Iranian oil.

Nice try on "Islamic Extremism" but it's pretty clear any cases put forth so far have US Gov dollars fueling them so now what you gonna say, mini-B?

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 15:09 | 2236840 SmittyinLA
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Hey you're really onto something, those Volts come with GPS standard, it would be a piece of cake to outfit those Volts with waferboard control surfaces for pinpoint rooftop delivery.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 15:15 | 2236868 hidingfromhelis
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Instead, let's drop 500 "banker busting" Chevy Volts on Wall Street.  If we ever get serious about that issue there won't be such a "need" for bunker busting in Iran.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:24 | 2235915 SilverIsKing
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I'm watching CNN waiting for this story to be reported.....and waiting...and waiting...ZZZZZzzzzzzzzzz

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:27 | 2235925 Mr Lennon Hendrix
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What are they saying?  Breitbart was a terrist?

Oh, and Drudge is reporting it, too, so now we have two news sites that are far more creditable than CNN delivering the story.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:37 | 2235984 redpill
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If it doesn't make you want to throw up your breakfast, it should. Here we are describing killing tens of thousands, if not hundreds of thousands, of Iranian civilians through collateral damage, and Obama's only concern is whether it happens before of after the elections? What a bunch of fucking psychotic megalomaniacs. Never did it enter their minds whether Iran should actually be attacked, just the political timing. Inhuman fuckers.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:51 | 2236046 MsCreant
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Big vote up. I just voted my own comment up to give this comment another up. In their shoes, I'd want nukes too. 

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 14:43 | 2236740 carguym14
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In their shoes,knowing you will get the shit bombed out of you after 11/12,what do you do?

Plan some kind of retaliation strike?Build a doomsday device?

I can't see Iran being provoked into striking first at this point,but they have some time to get their shit together for some payback.

Interesting times........

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 15:38 | 2236937 MsCreant
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Russia and China may have something to say about it as well.

I wonder if this bit of sleazyness is a kick the can thing in order to buy time and watch how things change, by then. Cooling off. But if I'm Iran, I ain't cooling off. I'm trying to buy insurance.

Interesting times indeed.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:50 | 2236050 Kaiser Sousa
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Change gullible ass mother fuckers were dumb enough to believe in...
How u like him now....u sucka's........

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:53 | 2236066 jcaz
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Fuck you, Barry- you're not spending MY money to get yourself re-elected-  you still have to answer for the solar scams and the Volt that drives to nowhere.......

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 12:34 | 2236264 Coldsun
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Don't forget about supplying guns to the Mexican drug cartels, the resulting deaths, the cover up to try to spin the situation to restrict the second amendment, the racist hypocrisy of the DOJ, the illegal passing of Obamacare, an illegal war in Libya, etc. I wouldn’t be surprised if there wasn’t another election. Remember anyone who opposes a murderous and oppressive government is at terrorist. The thought police are here,

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 14:37 | 2236710 MsCreant
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"Don't forget about supplying guns to the Mexican drug cartels, the resulting deaths,"

I keep seeing this mentioned, but my search results turn up stories that I don't think are "it", or sources that seem kind of marginal to me. Does anyone know of a story covering this that is exhaustive and credible?

I know google is supposed to be my friend, I can be dense on search terms sometimes. 

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 16:03 | 2237008 CompassionateFascist
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Try "Eric Holder - Gunrunner" or "Eric Holder - Fast and Furious".

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 17:43 | 2237376 MsCreant
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Thanks. I thought you were joking but googled any way. WOW!

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 13:42 | 2236527 Panafrican Funk...
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They're going to bomb the shit out of Iran regardless of who's president.  

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 12:01 | 2236101 aerojet
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No kidding.  It's one thing if Iran was some imminent danger to the world, but clearly it is not since they can delay a strike to whenever it is fashionable or convenient to do it.  It should not be done at all!  WTF?

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 12:36 | 2236275 RSloane
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Your comment is spot on. I regret I have only one +1 to give you.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 12:40 | 2236296 CrockettAlmanac.com
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Here we are describing killing tens of thousands, if not hundreds of thousands, of Iranian civilians through collateral damage, and Obama's only concern is whether it happens before of after the elections?

 

The proposed delay shows that Obama knows that a strike would have major negative effects on American citizens. He's only willing to see us suffer after he has secured another four years.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 12:44 | 2236314 Fukushima Sam
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Unfortunately it appears the war with Iran has been a foregone conclusion for years.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 13:10 | 2236418 blunderdog
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I personally still don't believe it. 

If you make noise about bombing someone for 10 fucking years, I think the foregone conclusion is actually that you're NEVER GOING TO DO IT.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 13:49 | 2236561 Arthor Bearing
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It's not like they haven't been busy...

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 15:33 | 2236911 Xkwisetly Paneful
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IF it doesn't make you want to throw up your breakfast, it should.

Believing such naive fairy tales as if the US would withhold weaponry.

What a bunch of fucking psychotic megalomaniacs.

Never did it enter their minds the preposterously farcical nature of their current idiocy.

Inhuman fuckers.

Aslam Alekem Brothers.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 15:37 | 2236930 silverbullion
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@redpill Exactly and any survivors are going to hate Americans for generations to come. The price you're going to pay as a nation for all the senseless wars is going to be HUGE... the enemies you've created by bombing and maiming thousands of innocent people are at this stage just waiting on the U.S. Dollar to completely collapse and then all hell is going to break lose.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 16:13 | 2237020 Scalaris
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They could have simply surrend the oil in a peaceful manner.

Who do these Iranians think they are, demanding equal sovereign rights?

 

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 22:42 | 2238337 TruthInSunshine
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redpill:

 

Fishead

 

In an immoral envornment/culture, psychopaths & sociopaths rise up through the ranks. Emotion-suppressing pharmaceuticals help them along, too.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 14:18 | 2236652 DosZap
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Mr Lennon Hendrix

I would believe Drudge, and Brietbart's Blogs, WAY before CNN( talk about Powned by the Progressives).

In '94, they were called the Clinton News Network, NADA has changed.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:39 | 2236004 SHEEPFUKKER
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That sounds like some real hope and change Mr. Bunker Obomber. 

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 12:37 | 2236282 beachdude
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Bunker Obomber... would look great on a tshirt/bumper sticker.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 12:02 | 2236103 eatthebanksters
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Let's see if the MSM picks up this one and runs with it, or, if we have to wait for Breitbart...

Fri, 03/09/2012 - 19:37 | 2241786 Herbert Philbrick
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Too late, he's dead.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:25 | 2235921 casper007
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awsome LMAO

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:41 | 2236010 BandGap
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OK, that just made my day.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 12:03 | 2236108 Ruffcut
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Go look at videos about bunker busters using DU, depleted uranium. The birth defects through out iraq are war crimes against humanity. Many cuts of massive deformities of children. Makes ya all warm and fuzzy inside.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 12:34 | 2236261 Iwanttoknow
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Ruffcut,yesterday you called me names .I gave you up arrows on both your posts.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 15:46 | 2236968 TheFourthStooge-ing
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Ruffcut said:

Go look at videos about bunker busters using DU, depleted uranium. The birth defects through out iraq are war crimes against humanity. Many cuts of massive deformities of children.

Those deformed children (as well as their peers who've been roasted or crushed into a paste) are the only things that can give a boner to John McCain, Joe Lieberman, Carl Levin, and Lindsey Graham. When they see mangled, disfigured, incinerated brown children, they have a daisy cutter daisy chain.

 

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:17 | 2235890 surfwon
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Obummer would never lie to the American people

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:56 | 2236080 Gene Parmesan
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Of course not! And he'd never put the alleged safety of the world in jeopardy in the interest of protecting his own political future. [/sarc]

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:18 | 2235891 Seasmoke
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with no elections to worry about after November, Obama will be a real killing machine in 2013.....We havent seen anything yet !

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:24 | 2235914 duo
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Who says there's going to be an election.?  Can't his highness declare a double secret national emergency and cancel the election using the "continuity of government" executive order?

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:31 | 2235951 john39
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don't worry, in case of dissaster or as needed, the diebold machines can vote automatically as skynet sees fit.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 20:28 | 2237894 TheFourthStooge-ing
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The Diebold machines have already voted. The results of the November 2012 presidential race have been programmed into them.

 

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:34 | 2235969 old naughty
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...but that means war going on...

so, defer is just for show?

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:35 | 2235976 a growing concern
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Yep.  And ZHers will be placed in Double Secret Extraordinary Rendition in a Double Secret Egyptian CIA Prison.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 12:43 | 2236311 CrockettAlmanac.com
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Who says there's going to be an election.?

 

The same was said about Bush in 2004. Don't forget that Presidents are puppets and it doesn't matter who holds the office (with the exception of he who will not be named).

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 15:04 | 2236806 ElvisDog
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Oh, I agree. There will absolutely be an election. They will go through the motions. But it will be an election held largely by Diebold machines with no paper trail. It will be like the unemployment numbers. TPTB will be able to make the election results whatever is needed, perhaps by adding "seasonal adjustments" to the raw vote counts.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 12:40 | 2236294 dizzyfingers
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OB - loves dealing death

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 12:45 | 2236317 CrockettAlmanac.com
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But he's a Democrat so all those peace loving hippies thinks it's OK.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 14:29 | 2236683 DosZap
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Seasmoke

with no elections to worry about after November, Obama will be a real killing machine in 2013.....We havent seen anything yet !

 

I agree, nothing will get better, except the geography will be diverted.

The killing will head WEST.

TRUE COLORS, won't be a Cyndi Lauper song.

He will be Hell released,if you think he's screwed shit up now, wait till he Really focuses on us.

If the Dems recapture the House,and retain the Senate.............we're TOAST.(I mean even faster than now)

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 14:55 | 2236796 ElvisDog
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Sad/Funny/Pathetic comment from the article:

Obama gave Israel neither a green light for an attack, nor a red light, but rather a “bright yellow light,” sources told Maariv, adding that the yellow light is nearly red.

Can you imagine Lincoln or Washington or even FDR issuing such an assinine statement?

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 15:15 | 2236871 AnAnonymous
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Yes, totally.

Actually, not the realm of imagination.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:19 | 2235894 Marge N. Callz
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I really don't believe this but I guess anything is possible.  "Unnamed western sources" is soooo reliable.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:23 | 2235909 WestVillageIdiot
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Netanyahu is negotiating with the world's largest sock puppet.  Is there anything that is too hard to believe in this scenario?  Plus, the big O must have Hillary pissing in his ear like mad. 

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 12:03 | 2236107 eatthebanksters
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Speigel is very reliable...

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 17:47 | 2237394 Mysteerious Roo...
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Oh, yeah...Publishing Hitler's diaries & all.

I AM...Mysteerious Rooshian Vooman.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:18 | 2235895 john39
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this story smells distinctly like psy-op...  which means, in all likelihood, the war starts with a "humanitarian" intervention in Syria in the very near future.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 15:37 | 2236933 Xkwisetly Paneful
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I didn't realize sensory perception was also being oppressed in muzzieland.

Go with this smells like a ludicrous fairy tale as it most likely happens to be.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:18 | 2235896 MarketTruth
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It's a trap!

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:56 | 2236076 PlausibleDenial
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Elaborate please!!

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 12:23 | 2236196 JPM Hater001
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Well Duh.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:19 | 2235897 Mr Lennon Hendrix
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If Iran was a serious threat, why would Obama be politicking?  Oh, wait, because they're not.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:54 | 2236071 MsCreant
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Bing-fucking-go!

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 13:29 | 2236477 Taint Boil
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Yes, Ms Creant W[r]ench, you took the words right out of my mouth….

 

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 21:06 | 2236726 MsCreant
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Nice! Looks like she is having fun, tooling around. I approve.

Which is different than being a "tool" like our war mongering president.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:21 | 2235899 Cognitive Dissonance
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"Obama Promises Bunker Busters To Israel If Netanyahu Delays Iran Invasion Until After US Elections"

Sounds like two terrorist states conspiring to attack a third.

Whoops, sorry! The first two states are the "good" guys we're talking about here........right?

Right?

Hello! Is this microphone on?

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:24 | 2235912 fuu
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Loud and clear!

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:34 | 2235971 DaveyJones
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What do Eric Holder and Santa have in common?

Only they can list the bad boys

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 13:18 | 2236438 RichardP
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Sounds like two terrorist states conspiring to attack a third.

Cog, I think the sentiment at ZH, going back for some time, has been that all "states" are necessarily terrorist states.  That is the main way you conquer people in the land you wish to occupy (Visgoths and Vandals against the Romans; Americans against the Indians; Americans against the British; etc.)

With that as a given, the only things that really matter are the principles for which you employ terrorism.  You will never really find a terrorist-free state.  You can only find a state(s) that is fighting for the principles in which you believe.  I suppose that, if one had no principles by which they wished to live, it wouldn't really matter what state they picked to reside in.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:20 | 2235900 GeneMarchbanks
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#winning

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:24 | 2235908 Mr Lennon Hendrix
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#Losing

Now Obama looks like a sap.  He isn't doing what is right for America either way this is cut.

1)  Iran is a threat to our safety, and he is ignoring this threat.

2)  Iran isn't a threat, but he is pretending it is.

Obama done.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 13:04 | 2235963 Dr. Richard Head
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Twat did you say?  I cun't hear you.  I have an ear infucktion.  Tit's OK, will finger it out later. 

Syria will bge the road to Iran - International permissionh is all that is needed.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=5zNwOeyuG84

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:36 | 2235982 SheepDog-One
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I dont know, but it could be! This looks like backpeddling. Mass war cries all around the media yet Obama wants to wait till after election? So which is it, Iran such a grave threat they need to be attacked and killed? Or not a threat evidenced by waiting another 7 months until the Emperor is safely enthroned, THEN 'grave threat' can be taken out.

Total BS. Besides, this line 'Israel is waitin on delivery of bunker buster bombs' is total horse shit they already have plenty.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 12:32 | 2236250 knightowl77
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I don't remember exactly, but there was a news story a few months back that we had sold 100 Bunker Busters to either Yemen or Qatar or some Middle Eastern country without an Air Farce which made no sense at all at the time.....but is starting to make more sense

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 13:49 | 2236560 DosZap
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knightowl77

Bunker busters?, yep, same story I read.......they already have all they need.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 15:05 | 2236825 ali-ali-al-qomfri
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yes, but those were posted dated...with chalk,

"do not use until 12/21/2012 - BHO "

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 13:34 | 2236497 Taint Boil
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........isn't doing what is right for America either way.........

Bing-Fucking-O! .......#2

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:21 | 2235902 Moneyswirth
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Does this surprise anyone? 

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 12:47 | 2236331 CrockettAlmanac.com
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No one is shocked except Claude Rains.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 14:47 | 2236751 MsCreant
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"Who was there in silver underwear..."

Which are different than silver shorts.

Edit: I got this wrong, it was Flash Gordon. Claude was the invisible man.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 17:44 | 2237377 CrockettAlmanac.com
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Then something went wrong for Fay Wray and King Kong...

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:22 | 2235905 JPM Hater001
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Do you remember when Egypt erupted they were breaking up the crouds with Tear Gas clearly labled "MADE IN THE USA"

Dude, they are going to know it is ours when it hits and that makes us complicit.  You wont be able to deny it.  What are you going to say, "They could have gotten it from anybody...they're 9.99 down a Walmart.  Ours is sitting peacefully where you'll never see it."

 

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 12:23 | 2236191 aerojet
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Well, better CS than frags, and we do make the world's best tear gas.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 13:59 | 2236596 DosZap
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JPM Hater001

Tear Gas clearly labled "MADE IN THE USA"

Yep, and does it seem funny, that as the squeals of we must support these countries that are trying to become more Democratic,they ALWAYS seem to be (after the fireworks), to somehow become even more ISLAMIC hard liners........(Lybia comes to mind).If Syria goes,it will wind up the same....................Team Obama/NATO doing well..............carry on.

Muslem Brotherhood.Thus far, everyone thats been SET free, has recived a new stronger NON Democratic regime.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:22 | 2235906 Sophist Economicus
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Funniest lead yet!    Tyler, you're improving with age

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:33 | 2235966 SillySalesmanQu...
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Perfect Friday humor lead....oh...its only Thursday... :(

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 12:20 | 2236185 Yardfarmer
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agreed! 

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:23 | 2235910 casper007
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OBAMA didn't do what they wanted (war now) so he's out (your fired) why keep him when the new  republican president will atttack ASAP.....  

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:23 | 2235911 casper007
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OBAMA didn't do what they wanted (war now) so he's out (your fired) why keep him when the new  republican president will atttack ASAP.....  

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:30 | 2235942 fuu
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Congrats on the 190 total hours!

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:24 | 2235916 Jake88
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It's Greek debt all over again.  News of delays and hope for solutions will go on ad nauseum driving the S&P to 1600 in spite of the risk being already baked in.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:24 | 2235917 youngandhealthy
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And GOP is allready at war (verbaly) with Iran.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 12:53 | 2236351 CrockettAlmanac.com
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Bachmann said in a December debate that Iran would nuke Israel within a few months. So she's got about five more minutes left before she's confirmed as a full blown schizophrenic.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:25 | 2235918 Moneyswirth
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Hey, remember when the Democrats nominated Barack Obama because they said he wouldnt get us involved with foreign squabbles that don't involve the USA?  Good times...

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:25 | 2235922 VelvetHog
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I don't know about youz guyz, but I'm Hopin' for Change.  These ass hats will have us all nuked in our beds if we let 'em.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:26 | 2235923 the 300000000th...
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WTF?? All i have hearing from these sociopathic military adventurists (Obummer and Bibi) is "the window of oppotunity is colsing" and "we have to act now to stop Iran from obtaining nukes". And now all of the sudden they can hold off until November?? I thought it was some sort of pressing emergency? Why are people so stupid?? The partisans will eat this up too, and go off into their zombie ass sheple corners like the useful idiots they are. The Obamaites wil say "well he is gonna keep us safe from crazy Iran and he has no choice" and the Rebubs will say" See Obama is soft and we need to act now, and if I was in office I would only be a whopping 3% better of different on policies" THIS IS WHY I CALL THEM THE REPUBLICRATS!! We need something waaaay different. And I don't know if Ron Paul could change anything.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:38 | 2235996 a growing concern
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I have now come to the point where I truly believe Ron Paul would suffer from a severe bout of JFKitis in a very short amount of time after his inauguration.  JFK tried to undermine the Federal Reserve and was quickly replaced by someone Fed-friendly.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:59 | 2236091 john39
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JFK was also very opposed to the Israeli nuclear program... this opposition no doubt played no small role in JFK's assissination.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 12:25 | 2236201 aerojet
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So did the Israelis kill JFK?  I always thought it was the mob.  No wait, he wanted to create a silver standard, so it had to be the Fed that did it.  No wait, it was the CIA because he pulled the air support from the Bay of Pigs invasion at the last minute...

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 12:51 | 2236344 john39
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so he opposed the zio-cabal on more than one issue, what's your point?  can't his assassination be tied to all of these issues?  or is that too complex to comprehend here in the land of zombies?

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 12:56 | 2236368 Demologos
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To get away with murdering a US president in broad daylight with cameras rolling takes a coalition of seriously disgruntled parties.  Or do you still think it was one guy with a crappy Italian rifle who recently spent his time passing out Hands Off Cuba flyers from the same corner offices occupied by a US intelligence front?

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 12:59 | 2236374 CrockettAlmanac.com
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Just for fun watch this:

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C6OWcujJSCU

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 13:47 | 2236555 sleepingbeauty
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That JFK, he didn't play by the script, and the MPAA got him. OBVIOUSLY!!

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 14:36 | 2236705 earnyermoney
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They would cap his head as he stood to take to oath of office.

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:52 | 2236056 Boxed Merlot
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REPUBLICRATS...

 

They are no different than the 99.7% that elected Putin last Sunday.  There is no opposition.  Two faces of the same coin.

 

If you doubt it, ask yourself, what happens to this bunker buster deal after the election if a republican is chosen to execute the law of the land?

 

Pathetic.

 

The tree of liberty has been spiked by the radical MSM.  Only instead of saving it, they've managed to kill it.

 

imo.

 

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 12:27 | 2236210 JPM Hater001
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"And I don't know if Ron Paul could change anything."

Wait a minute.  Have you asked him?

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 11:26 | 2235927 aerial view
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If this is really true, then it's time to expose the real connection between Israel and the U.S. and who is really pulling the strings.  If Bob Woodward is not available, maybe Reggie Middleton can figure this one out.

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