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Old Yesterday, 09:44 AM   #121
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Originally Posted by logger View Post
They aren't threatening us. Happy to inform you, go ahead and admit your worldview is wrong.
http://dailycaller.com/2017/04/20/ch...a-contingency/
Well, I suppose the Daily Caller has one perspective. It is at odds with the perspective of the traditional press, like IBT.

The troops on the border are unconfirmed and China denies a change in the status of its bombers.
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Old Yesterday, 10:12 AM   #122
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Originally Posted by phiwum View Post
Well, I suppose the Daily Caller has one perspective. It is at odds with the perspective of the traditional press, like IBT.
There are more who have the same article as DC. China has talked about tightening the screws on NK. They're already slowing the shipments of fuel. Still can't admit you were wrong?
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The troops on the border are unconfirmed and China denies a change in the status of its bombers.
Well, that's settled then!
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Old Yesterday, 10:38 AM   #123
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Originally Posted by logger View Post
There are more who have the same article as DC. China has talked about tightening the screws on NK. They're already slowing the shipments of fuel. Still can't admit you were wrong?
I don't know that I was wrong. There are two interpretations out there. I have m no reason to think one is better than the other.

I certainly was wrong when I said your claim was novel, I'll admit that.

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I just mention it for additional information. I draw no conclusions.
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Old Yesterday, 03:56 PM   #124
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Originally Posted by logger View Post
They aren't threatening us. Happy to inform you, go ahead and admit your worldview is wrong.
http://dailycaller.com/2017/04/20/ch...a-contingency/
The previous time China massed their troops on the NK border was back in the 1950's, I seem to recall some unpleasantness occurred with the combined NK-Chinese military arguing the toss with the UN forces - led by the USA.

(ps, that war is still on-going, a peace treaty was never signed, just a cease-fire - it could flare up any time with the slightest provocation.)
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Old Yesterday, 06:55 PM   #125
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Originally Posted by Lensman View Post
The previous time China massed their troops on the NK border was back in the 1950's, I seem to recall some unpleasantness occurred with the combined NK-Chinese military arguing the toss with the UN forces - led by the USA.

(ps, that war is still on-going, a peace treaty was never signed, just a cease-fire - it could flare up any time with the slightest provocation.)
So what? The question is are they gearing up to fight us or deal with the North Koreans? Wouldn't it be interesting if the bumbling boob Trump gets the Chinese to do what idiot weak loser Obama couldn't. Hell Obama didn't even try. That's because he's a typical lazy loser leftist, but what do we expect from a community organizer.
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Old Yesterday, 07:25 PM   #126
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It's interesting to me that even before anything happens, the right is already ready to credit Trump.
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Old Yesterday, 07:32 PM   #127
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Originally Posted by tyr_13 View Post
It's interesting to me that even before anything happens, the right is already ready to credit Trump.
He's already done more than your loser Obama.
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Old Yesterday, 07:59 PM   #128
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Originally Posted by logger View Post
He's already done more than your loser Obama.
He has not done more than popular two-term former president Obama, not that such delusions will be corrected by your tribe as truth simply isn't a value that's important to them. The reality is that by virtually no metric has he done more than Obama.

He's certainly lied more, but that's a poor measure of 'doing'.
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Old Today, 09:12 AM   #129
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Originally Posted by logger View Post
He's already done more than your loser Obama.
LOL, other than convincing the entire world that he's an ignorant buffoon who thinks he's the world's greatest negotiator, Trump's actual policy toward NK is exactly the same as Obama's.
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Old Today, 10:31 AM   #130
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Originally Posted by tyr_13 View Post
It's interesting to me that even before anything happens, the right is already ready to credit Trump.
And after things do happen, they blame anybody but Trump.
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Old Today, 02:03 PM   #131
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Originally Posted by logger View Post
He's already done more than your loser Obama.
Hmmm, yeah. Golfing immediately springs to mind. And costing the taxpayers more.

But then, didn't Teh Hair say he was gonna be too busy working for Americans to be out on the links?
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Hmmm, yeah. Golfing immediately springs to mind. And costing the taxpayers more.

But then, didn't Teh Hair say he was gonna be too busy working for Americans to be out on the links?
What a shock! He lied. No-one saw that coming.
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Originally Posted by logger View Post
He's already done more than your loser Obama.
Like what?

Specifically, whether campaign promise or not, what has he done that remotely resembles his promise to "work [his] ass off" for the working class? What has he done that doesn't benefit the plutocratic corporatist swamp that he himself sprang from?
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Originally Posted by logger View Post
He's already done more than your loser Obama.
Fortunately, Trump has managed to break many of the pre-election promises that he has made. In another 100 days, then I am sure that Trump will manage to break quite a few more of his pre-election promises.
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