Ted Rall by Ted Rall

Ted Rall

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  1. MiepR

    MiepR said, 11 months ago

    http://www.nytimes.com/2004/03/31/international/worldspecial/31CND-IRAQ.html

    To refresh your memories, fellow commenters.

  2. Clark  Kent

    Clark Kent said, 11 months ago

    cheney/shrub/rumsfeld should be sent to the international criminal court to be tried for their many egregious deliberate war crimes. After conviction they should be sentenced to a million consecutive life terms plus 900 quintillion years.

  3. ConserveGov

    ConserveGov said, 11 months ago

    @Clark Kent

    So Hillary should be in jail and never allowed to be Prez since she voted for it, right?

  4. NebulousRikulau

    NebulousRikulau GoComics PRO Member said, 11 months ago

    Come on, Ted. You’re drinking Cheney’s Kool-aid again.
    Al-Qaeda wasn’t in Iraq.
    They thought that Saddam was too secular, and he had all the dissidents like them shot.

  5. Michael wme

    Michael wme said, 11 months ago

    @NebulousRikulau

    Verb tense is important. Al Qaeda was not in Iraq when Saddam was President. Fortunately, the Bush, jr administration got rid of Saddam, and issued a red-carpet invitation that brought them into Iraq in droves. Great work by one of our greatest presidents: if they’re in Iraq, they’re not in the US.

  6. Enoki

    Enoki said, 11 months ago

    @Michael wme

    Then Obama finished the job by letting them have the country with no opposition….

  7. donaldrk30

    donaldrk30 GoComics PRO Member said, 11 months ago

    Hi Michael,
    We thought that about the Japanese and Germans a few years back. Unfortunately, like Al Qaeda, they had big dreams too. Bush Jr. was and is a #$%^&*$ idiot who is a passable painter. UGH! Greatest President! Pass the Compazine!

  8. wcorvi

    wcorvi said, 11 months ago

    You people are too political and cynical. This isn’t about parties, or terrorism – you have to look at the good side. Think of all the money those contractors were making, and how that stimulated the economy. Well, I guess technically, there weren’t any contracts, at least no bidding on them.

  9. phredturner

    phredturner said, 11 months ago

    @Clark Kent

    YES

  10. Harleyquinn

    Harleyquinn GoComics PRO Member said, 11 months ago

    Oh please, they have been at our throats longer then that! We are the Big Satan to Israels Little Satan. And boo ho, Bin La Din was not in Afghanistan but Obama has sent 2,000 over there to die in the poppy fields. Forgot about that? Does his “peace prize” give him a pass?
    And for the 100th time Bush did not “lie” He and the world all had the same intelligence. Bush even manged the cooperation of most of the civilized world when he asked for help. Obama got France and if it was not for Kerry’s bumbling running of the Mouth, Putin could not have stepped in and saved a fresh water Port for himself. I would take the Statesmen of GW Bush over the Community Organizer any day! Seems to me the Middle East is a bigger mess now then it has been since Carter.

  11. Enoki

    Enoki said, 11 months ago

    @Genome Project

    Agreed. But, Obama made no effort to get a Status of Forces agreement and a residual presence in the country like the US did in Europe after WW 2, in Korea, or Kosovo. That presence was largely what kept a hard earned peace.
    Obama, being the neophyte amateur at foreign policy he is failed and his having idiots as advisors in this area didn’t help.

  12. HabaneroBuck

    HabaneroBuck said, 11 months ago

    Of course Al Qaeda is in charge today. They are basically a branch of the See Eye A. I absolutely agree with the premise with this caveat; “foreign wars” are truly meaningless (Korea, Vietnam, Afghanistan, Iraq). I can imagine a scenario where “war” truly is meaningful, but we haven’t seen it in quite a long time!

  13. jerry6665

    jerry6665 said, 11 months ago

    uh, skippy,
    get the facts straight. throwing psuedo-patriotic phrases into your post doesn’t make it any more true than most of those posts you’ve made. iraq was destroyed under bush. billions of dollars-entire pallets of money-were stolen under bush. the most civilians were killed under bush. let’s not even discuss the destruction of the ‘hearts and minds’ under bush.
    and, you wonder why al queda is back? talk to someone who lived in the middle east, or better still, talk to many someones who lived there. iraq still doesn’t have water service in most places and the and the utilities are still a shambles- which is how we left them, b.t.w.
    the people who whine that obama blames bush for everything forget or ignore that it was bush who did this all and that obama was left a steaming pile to clean up. and, you know it takes many times as long to clean up a mess than it did to make it.
    sheesh.

  14. echoraven

    echoraven said, 11 months ago

    @zibblezoop

    Clark Kent ONLY mentioned “cheney/shrub/rumsfeld”, so Conservgov only went by what he typed.

  15. Kris Jackson

    Kris Jackson said, 11 months ago

    @Enoki

    Then Obama finished the job by letting them have the country with no opposition…."
    Let them have the country?! Was it ours to keep (or give away)? And what would you have us do, stay there forever? Sorry, shouldn’t a been there, best policy at any time is LEAVE NOW.

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