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2019-07-23 Afghanistan
Can win the war in Afghanistan in a week but don’t want to kill 10 million people: Trump
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Posted by trailing wife 2019-07-23 00:00|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [6461 views ]  Top
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#1 that is the crux of it
Posted by lord garth 2019-07-23 01:04||   2019-07-23 01:04|| Front Page Top

#2 We would have to destroy the country in order to save it, and it just isn't worth it.
Posted by Glenmore 2019-07-23 02:50||   2019-07-23 02:50|| Front Page Top

#3 A very good place to be away from. As far away as possible.
Posted by Besoeker 2019-07-23 05:25||   2019-07-23 05:25|| Front Page Top

#4 ^They migrate
Posted by g(r)omgoru 2019-07-23 07:06||   2019-07-23 07:06|| Front Page Top

#5 Can win the war in Afghanistan in a week but don’t want to kill 10 million people and turn Pakistan into a paved parking lot.

FIFY
Posted by Procopius2k 2019-07-23 07:26||   2019-07-23 07:26|| Front Page Top

#6 What's wrong with large parking lots?
Posted by 3dc 2019-07-23 10:43||   2019-07-23 10:43|| Front Page Top

#7 Fuck off herb
Posted by chris 2019-07-23 12:33||   2019-07-23 12:33|| Front Page Top

#8 Our Defender of All that is True and Right slurs everyone else. Fuck off anti-American hater
Posted by Frank G 2019-07-23 12:35||   2019-07-23 12:35|| Front Page Top

#9 Hey Herb read history? Anyone f*** with the Mongols? Sherman said it correctly - war is hell. We just don't practice war anymore. Probably why we don't see any 'win' anymore just endless police actions around the world.

Don't do war. It's nasty, destructive, and exhausting. However, as Trotsky said - you may not be interested in war, but war is interested in you. If you are going to do it, don't hold back. Don't let anyone tell you how to fight a war without explaining what 'winning' means. Winning isn't about making friends or making people feel virtuous about themselves. Winning means they leave you alone and don't disturb you.
Posted by Procopius2k 2019-07-23 12:49||   2019-07-23 12:49|| Front Page Top

#10 Putting on my contrarian hat let me (partially) agree with HMcC. It is crappy that I have reached the point that genocide is not a horrific idea. On the other hand, I put the blame where it belongs - on a 8th century mindset that not just accepts genocide but makes a religious duty, along with slavery and subjugation of everyone other than their own particular cult/sect.
Posted by Mercutio 2019-07-23 13:02||   2019-07-23 13:02|| Front Page Top

#11 I didn't make the world, Herb, I just live in it. Where do you live?
Posted by Mercutio 2019-07-23 13:03||   2019-07-23 13:03|| Front Page Top

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