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Old 9th May 2018, 12:45 PM   #3521
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Originally Posted by dudalb View Post
I am betting the planners in the Pentagon think the same thing.
And many at the Naval War College too.

Army, I don't know. No accounting for them...
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Old 9th May 2018, 01:03 PM   #3522
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Originally Posted by LSSBB View Post
And many at the Naval War College too.

Army, I don't know. No accounting for them...
Hey, trust me. Army is the ones that end up one the ground trying to deal with this crap.

We don't want anything to do with it even when it's easy and justified

ETA: You may be thinking of the Marines...
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Old 9th May 2018, 01:04 PM   #3523
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Originally Posted by jimbob View Post
I detect an unwarranted level of surprise in your last paragraph.
It more of every time I think the hard line Trump supporters can't get any more stupid, they manage to surprise me.
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Old 9th May 2018, 01:07 PM   #3524
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Originally Posted by Hellbound View Post
Hey, trust me. Army is the ones that end up one the ground trying to deal with this crap.

We don't want anything to do with it even when it's easy and justified

ETA: You may be thinking of the Marines...
Thanks for saving me a post.
But just float the idea of rassing an army of Arab Mercanaries to overthrow the Iranian Government in the Pentagon and see what happens. Any serving officer making the proposal is going to end up being posted to Nome, Alaska, and having his application for the renewel of his contract looked at very, very, closely.
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Old 9th May 2018, 01:09 PM   #3525
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Originally Posted by dudalb View Post
Thanks for saving me a post.
But just float the idea of rassing an army of Arab Mercanaries to overthrow the Iranian Government in the Pentagon and see what happens. Any serving officer making the proposal is going to end up being posted to Nome, Alaska, and having his application for the renewel of his contract looked at very, very, closely.
Heh, yeah. That would go over poorly enough to made a lead balloon look positively ethereal.
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Old 9th May 2018, 01:18 PM   #3526
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An overview of M. Cohen:
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I think the best way to understand it is this: When someone does business with Cohen, they may not be doing it for legitimate reasons. If you need a lawyer or some real estate advice and itís all aboveboard, this is not the man you seek out. If you do, there will almost inevitably be something fishy going on. It might or might not be illegal, but it will definitely be sketchy in one way or another. And there are some interesting people doing business with Cohen.
https://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs...showering-cash
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Old 9th May 2018, 01:18 PM   #3527
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Originally Posted by dudalb View Post
I am betting the Trump visit to the UK will be a fiasco,and end up making the May government look really bad.
Because the May government looks oh-so-good at the moment...
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