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by jdub
Thu Jun 05, 2014 4:56 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: What about this prisoner swap
Replies: 57
Views: 4204

Re: What about this prisoner swap

Time out. He's just a naive Idaho kid!!! Why the fuck would we hold a naive Idaho ki responsible for his actions?? I got nothin else for you jdub. Probably ever. But as you'll h e the last word, maybe answer this as well, in your experience have you noticed naive to be the normal state of a soldier...
by jdub
Thu Jun 05, 2014 2:43 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: What about this prisoner swap
Replies: 57
Views: 4204

Re: What about this prisoner swap

[quote="befuddled"The only thing I'm fairly certain about in this case is that there is plenty I don't know[/quote] I agree... WASHINGTON — A classified military report detailing the Army’s investigation into the disappearance of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl in June 2009 says that he had wandered away from as...
by jdub
Thu Jun 05, 2014 2:25 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Idiot control?
Replies: 181
Views: 8908

Re: Idiot control?

Kids killing each other in their basement with the parents upstairs seems to happen in utardia a lot. This is the latest. Not clear who actually stole the gun. When I was growing up, doing shit in the basement usually meant making out with a girl or trying to figure out how to smoke a joint without ...
by jdub
Thu Jun 05, 2014 2:19 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: What about this prisoner swap
Replies: 57
Views: 4204

Re: What about this prisoner swap

My point is- the situation under which McCain was traded were entirely different. Or- are you unaware of what the Paris peace accord was? uhhhh...I thought you were stating there was a peace accord in Afghan.... I remember the idiots fighting over the square versus circular table in Paris many moon...
by jdub
Thu Jun 05, 2014 12:10 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: What about this prisoner swap
Replies: 57
Views: 4204

Re: What about this prisoner swap

[quote="] When was the ceasefire signed?[/quote]

Ceasefire?

Sounds like a very good guy. Sorry for the loss. And he was famous for something else....

http://www.nydailynews.com/news/nationa ... -1.1796292

Another DOD PR fiasco.
by jdub
Wed Jun 04, 2014 10:42 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: What about this prisoner swap
Replies: 57
Views: 4204

Re: What about this prisoner swap

and this from WaPo..a history of desertion.. http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/checkpoint/wp/2014/06/04/war-zone-deserter-if-so-bowe-bergdahl-joins-a-fascinating-and-bizarre-club/?hpid=z1 One of the most famous deserters is Pvt. Eddie Slovick, who ran from combat duty in France in 1944 while deploy...
by jdub
Wed Jun 04, 2014 10:36 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: What about this prisoner swap
Replies: 57
Views: 4204

Re: What about this prisoner swap

Interesting dissection of the time lines of the KIA attributed to the hunt. http://www.nytimes.com/2014/06/04/world/middleeast/can-gi-be-tied-to-6-lost-lives-facts-are-murky.html?hp Two soldiers died during the most intense period of the search after Sergeant Bergdahl’s June 30 disappearance. Both w...
by jdub
Wed Jun 04, 2014 8:35 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: What about this prisoner swap
Replies: 57
Views: 4204

Re: What about this prisoner swap

This is the finest example of righteous indignation I've ever seen http://www.stonekettle.com/2014/06/negotiating-with-terrorists.html?m=1 That under a Tea Party administration if you’re captured by terrorists, well fuck you, Soldier. We don’t negotiate with terrorists. Our vaunted principles, our ...
by jdub
Tue Jun 03, 2014 10:38 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: What about this prisoner swap
Replies: 57
Views: 4204

Re: What about this prisoner swap

blumpkin wrote:All I ask is that he faces the UCMJ on a desertion charge.

He was a POW, and any options to secure his release should have been constantly and aggressively pursued.

Obama will have to face the music on the release deal he made.
:cool
We have a deal!
by jdub
Tue Jun 03, 2014 10:09 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: What about this prisoner swap
Replies: 57
Views: 4204

Re: What about this prisoner swap

I hate the phrase '' boots on the ground '' Every single one of us took a hell of a lot more baggage than our boots. We all dealt with shit we thought was unfathomable. Only to come home and find out that the readjustment to the tempo of the civilian world Was way more brutal. So don't expect me to...
by jdub
Mon Jun 02, 2014 12:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How Bad Must Cheeky Suck?
Replies: 167
Views: 16449

Re: How Bad Must Cheeky Suck?

Interesting little bit of info: “China gets more expensive every year. By 2015, Chinese wages will average $6.15 per hour, still well below the U.S. minimum wage, but American worker productivity is significantly higher. But meanwhile, you can go to Alibaba, with 499 other friends, and buy a Hydros...
by jdub
Mon Jun 02, 2014 10:01 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Cliven Bundy
Replies: 402
Views: 29823

Re: Cliven Bundy

http://www.bundysbuddies.com/ Here's a list of politicians to put out to pasture. Public lands belong to all Americans Federal public lands belong to all Americans and are managed for our mutual benefit. By seizing public lands, special interests are infringing upon a uniquely American idea: that th...