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2003-07-31 Iraq
Japanese Lawmakers Depart for Iraq
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Posted by Steve White 2003-07-31 12:02:56 PM|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [542 views since 2007-05-07]  Top

#1 It depends, I guess, on the role they have agreed to... seems a little unclear, now, exactly what they've offered the coalition.
Posted by PD 2003-7-31 12:56:11 PM||   2003-7-31 12:56:11 PM|| Front Page Top

#2 dutch troops have arrived in Iraq, and will be taking control of one province, in the relatively quiet south. The Dutch troops will be under British command.

Thank you, Netherlands.
Posted by liberalhawk 2003-7-31 1:24:01 PM||   2003-7-31 1:24:01 PM|| Front Page Top

#3 memo to the Japs, Avoid the Triangle. It is the Americans mess to deal with, not yours.
Posted by stevey robinson 2003-7-31 1:33:49 PM||   2003-7-31 1:33:49 PM|| Front Page Top

#4 Yeah, Stevie...and using epithets like "japs" is a good way to win the hearts and minds of a real, live, bred-in-the-bone warrior culture.

;)
Posted by mojo 2003-7-31 2:00:55 PM||   2003-7-31 2:00:55 PM|| Front Page Top

#5 stevey needs to get drafted...into the triangle
Posted by Rafael 2003-7-31 2:05:55 PM||   2003-7-31 2:05:55 PM|| Front Page Top

#6 me ,in the triangle ahahah ..i might aid them against us. I always tend to side with the oppressed against their oppressors.You it is the American way ( remember Kennedy's speech).But human life is precious and i have a way of ending GI deaths in Iraq.Hire Phil Jackson to lead the Army. Jackson, as we all know, mastered the triangle offence with Chicago bull and LA Lakers ahahahah. His triangle offence knowledge could bail us out in Iraq. ahahahahaahahaahahahahah






Posted by stevey robinson 2003-7-31 2:47:18 PM||   2003-7-31 2:47:18 PM|| Front Page Top

#7 "Komura’s delegation will return to Tokyo on Wednesday after stopping in Dubai in the United Arab Emirates."

???

Dubai..Dubai..ah, yes. Lotsa gambling casinos there, IIRC. Now it makes sense, sort of like Macao-on-the-Gulf.
Posted by Carl in NH 2003-7-31 3:28:32 PM||   2003-7-31 3:28:32 PM|| Front Page Top

#8 Steve (if that IS your real name), might I take this moment to point out that the Japanese have even MORE reason to loath Islam that America does?

Japan is a Shinto/Buddist nation that still venerates the Bushido code. Shinto itself is an animist religion. That makes the Japanese PAGANS in the eyes of Islam. Which means that a devout follower of Islam must either convert them or kill them. And the fact that the Emperor is still worshiped to some degree as the living decendant of the Sun Goddess Amateratsu means that a devout Muslim must kill him because he's a "false god".

Needless to say, this would REALLY hack Japan off something fierce.

Nope, Stevie boy, Japan isn't the nice-nice people you seem to think they are. They're polite only because they live cheek to cheek in an incredibly crowded country. Living that way AND being warriors, politeness is the only way to keep from killing each other.

Read a little history, Stevie.. Japan is one of the most xenophobic yet accepting countries in the world, and damn good fighters. Ask any Marine who served in WW2. The JSDF can kick ass with the best of them, and if some idiot makes the mistake of attacking them, said idiot will get his head handed to him on a plate.

(Barring, of course, the obvious danger of some idiot politician taking their guns away and telling them "no, no, naughty boys, mustn't hurt the nice muslims...")

Ed Becerra
Posted by Ed Becerra 2003-7-31 5:46:38 PM||   2003-7-31 5:46:38 PM|| Front Page Top

#9 ahahaa Phil Jackson storm troopers have been dropped into the Sunni Triangle to teach American soldiers since he has patented the triangle offence with the Lakers
Posted by stevey robinson 2003-7-31 6:09:36 PM||   2003-7-31 6:09:36 PM|| Front Page Top

#10 Sevey scored some smoke.
Tell you what Stevey,since you seem to have plenty of time,and party/travel money.
Why don't you hop on a plane,fly on down here to Roosevelt,Az. and have a little quality time with this one-legged,46 year-old vet.
Posted by raptor  2003-7-31 6:44:05 PM||   2003-7-31 6:44:05 PM|| Front Page Top

#11 Ya know...I find it fun having Stevie around. It's amusing to watch someone with mental imparement and disorganized cognitive functions trying to expess himself. That creepy incessant "ahahahahaha" shtick is kinda...creepy, in it's own unique, deranged way...
Posted by Watcher 2003-7-31 6:46:39 PM||   2003-7-31 6:46:39 PM|| Front Page Top

#12 i might aid them against us

Oh please please please do that. You know what, if you decide to go, I'll pay for your transportation. How about it stevey?
Posted by Rafael 2003-7-31 7:09:27 PM||   2003-7-31 7:09:27 PM|| Front Page Top

#13 "Stevey of The Triangle".Get your ass over there,
boy. Maybe the uprising needs somebody to work the help desk. But bring plenty of Twinkies. They're hard to find over there.
Posted by tu3031 2003-7-31 10:50:00 PM||   2003-7-31 10:50:00 PM|| Front Page Top

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