2027Re: [prezveepsenator] Re: Happy Election Day
- Nov 8, 2006Randal.. I have a lot of respect for you, and as such,
I ask you this respectfully. Do you believe that
Saddam Hussein was responsible or played any role in
the 9/11 attacks?
--- Randal Brown <as_is_35@...> wrote:
> I would like to correct that comment. I was in the=== message truncated ===
> process of saying something else when I wrote that
> and got interrupted. What I meant to write was "the
> Democrats want control of Congress to do away with
> the Bush agenda on the war on Iraq." I do apologize
> for that comment.
> But Gregory I must say as someone who has served
> in the military, that war is hell. I know that is a
> harsh statement, but its the truth. Iraq is the
> center of the terrorists hub in the Middle East. I
> don't know how many times that has to be proven
> before people get that. Just stop to think about
> this. If we hadn't invaded Iraq, it would still be
> ruled by a hearltess, cruel dictator. It would not
> be on its way to being a "free country." And I
> would personally wager that if Saddam hadn't been
> captured, there WOULD have been more attacks on
> America. I don't care what anyone says, Iraq
> did/does have WMD'S. Its just a matter of finding
> Gregory I hope this doesn't intefere with the
> cordial friendship we've had over the years. I did
> mess up what I said earlier and I truly do regret
> that comment. And to everyone else I do not say
> these things to upset anyone, but I believe in my
> ideas just as much as you do.
> Gregory <greggolopry@...> wrote:
> Dear Randal,
> You write, "The Democrats want control of Congress
> because they don't
> believe in protecting America or Americans. And
> their record shows
> I think that is shameful statement!
> A friend sent me a political cartoon recently
> showing how many
> American troops have been killed in our efforts to
> avenge the
> terrorist attacks on 9/11 in New York and
> Washington, D.C. In a
> simple drawing the madness of our foreign policy was
> most visible.
> The fact that we invaded a country in the Middle
> East that was not
> involved with 9/11, and have suffered thousands of
> deaths as a
> result, while Afghanistan, a true player in the
> terrorist attacks, is
> being lost militarily due to a lack of manpower or a
> well thought out
> strategy, should enrage everyone.
> But I guess you see those actions as being
> patriotic. I guess you
> see those failed actions as protecting our country.
> The public is tired of being lied to, and spied on.
> They are tired of
> those who never truly served in the military in
> their youth, now
> starting wars while in public office, and as a
> result making the
> world a much more unsafe place. They are tired of
> being led to
> believe there ever was a war on terror being
> conducted in Iraq, but
> instead now know it was a political decision by
> President Bush and
> Dick Cheney that had nothing to do with our national
> The American public knows what is going on, and the
> latest polling
> not only shows what the issues are that need
> changing, but which
> political party they best trust to get the job done.
> The political
> chaos of the Republican campaign shows they have
> nothing left to
> offer except mean-spiritedness and bankrupt ideas.
> This year the
> public is listening, watching, and is now voting
> --- In email@example.com, Randal Brown
> > I would like to take the opportunity to urge each
> of you to go vote
> today. I did first thing this morning.
> > I don't normally write messages like this, but I
> am only because
> I feel so very strongly about it.
> > If you are a ardent Democrat and are going to vote
> irregardless of what anyone says, then you might as
> well stop reading
> this email and delete it, because you are not going
> to like this
> > I know that here in the USA we have the inherit
> right to vote how
> we want. But I personally am tired of only ever
> really hearing half
> the story. I don't pay attention to national polls,
> I think they are
> just propaganda. If we had listened to the "exit
> polls" in 2000 and
> 2004 then Al Gore and/or John Kerry would have been
> > If Democrats gain control of Congress, then that
> will mean that
> Nancy Polowski (D) California will become the
> Speaker of the House.
> Third in line for the Presidency. I cannot express
> my true concern
> about this. It has nothing to do with the fact that
> she is a woman.
> It has to do that this woman is just absolutely
> > Ms. Polowski has voted for EVERY tax hike that has
> come before
> the Congress. She voted AGAINST the Bush tax cuts.
> She voted
> AGAINST the development of the Homeland Security
> Department. She
> voted AGAINST the NSA wire taps. I know that is hot
> issue, but the
> way I look at it is, if you don't have anything to
> hide, then what is
> the harm.
> > The Democrats want control of Congress because
> they don't believe
> in protecting America or Americans. And their record
> shows that.
> > However, not all Democrats are bad. I'm not
> completely knocking
> the Democratic party. I know there are honest,
> caring Democratic
> leaders. There are just a few like Nancy Polowski,
> Hillary Clinton
> and Ted Kennedy to name a few that are just plain
> > I have to admit if I lived in Connecticut I would
> vote for Joseph
> Lieberman. He has supported President Bush on the
> Iraq war. And
> that completely means everything to me. Senator
> Lieberman's views
> have gotten him ousted by his Democratic friends,
> simply because he
> had the nerve to stand up and take a stand that
> wasn't popular. And
> that in itself is just sad. It almost seems that we
> don't vote for
> who will do the better job, but rather its a
> popularity contest. I
> can't help but think that our forefathers would be
> rolling over in
> their graves.
> > Again I don't normally like to make messages like
> this, I don't
> expect you to take my word for it. Do your own
> homework and check
> the issues for yourself. Everyone is entitled to
> their own beliefs
> and views. That is what makes America the greatest
> nation on earth.
> We can vote our views without fear of being killed
> because you dared
> vote against the "popular" thing.
> > I hope you will go vote. Irregardless of how you
> vote. (Although
> I hope it is Republican, sorry couldn't resist). lol
> > Thanks for your time.
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