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    Re: Cheney: Stop ‘dithering’ on Afghanistan troops

    Quote Originally Posted by TheNextEra View Post
    Like I said, thanks for the concession. Since the majority of conservatives here didn't post any outrage from Bush delaying, there isn't any posts.

    Again, sorry you can't deal with the FACTS that many on the right here are being hypocrites for it.

    So let me get your logic straight. You are not happy with Obama for taking so long to figure out what his strategy is concerning Afghanistan, but will accept no criticism about that fact pointed at Obama because you don't think that repubs complained when Bush had forsaken Afghanistan in favor of winning in Iraq. Hmmmm....Sounds pretty thin to me.


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    Re: Cheney: Stop ‘dithering’ on Afghanistan troops

    Quote Originally Posted by j-mac View Post
    So let me get your logic straight. You are not happy with Obama for taking so long to figure out what his strategy is concerning Afghanistan, but will accept no criticism about that fact pointed at Obama because you don't think that repubs complained when Bush had forsaken Afghanistan in favor of winning in Iraq. Hmmmm....Sounds pretty thin to me.
    Partisanship causes people to do funny things like that.

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    Re: Cheney: Stop ‘dithering’ on Afghanistan troops

    Quote Originally Posted by j-mac View Post
    So let me get your logic straight. You are not happy with Obama for taking so long to figure out what his strategy is concerning Afghanistan, but will accept no criticism about that fact pointed at Obama because you don't think that repubs complained when Bush had forsaken Afghanistan in favor of winning in Iraq. Hmmmm....Sounds pretty thin to me.


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    How am I accepting no criticism of Obama. I just am pointing out that the people that are so "outraged" by this, are the same folks that didn't have a ****ing word to say about it when Bush did it.

    Seems to me it is the right that won't accept criticism.

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    Re: Cheney: Stop ‘dithering’ on Afghanistan troops

    No, you just assume that to make you feel better.
    It's not "tolerance" if you already approve of what you purport to "tolerate."

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    Re: Cheney: Stop ‘dithering’ on Afghanistan troops

    Quote Originally Posted by apdst View Post
    Newsflash: This isn't Iraq and Bush isn't president. Is that going to constantly be PBO's excuse, "but, but, Bush did it, waaaaaaaaaaaaa"?
    Irrelevant trolling from apdst. Your inability to follow a conversation/debate becomes more and more obvious with every one of your posts.
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    Re: Cheney: Stop ‘dithering’ on Afghanistan troops

    Quote Originally Posted by TheNextEra View Post
    How am I accepting no criticism of Obama. I just am pointing out that the people that are so "outraged" by this, are the same folks that didn't have a ****ing word to say about it when Bush did it.

    Seems to me it is the right that won't accept criticism.

    Because you are using that apparent fault to discredit any criticism now, even though you, yourself are unhappy with how Obama is handling the situation. What Bush did, or didn't do should have NO bearing on today, and the here and now. In fact the only reason to bring it up is to deflect from the weakness of Obama's position now.


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    Re: Cheney: Stop ‘dithering’ on Afghanistan troops

    Quote Originally Posted by Hatuey View Post
    Irrelevant - your ridiculous double standard here is obvious.
    Speaking of ridiculous double standards...

    What do you think of The Obama 'fiddling', like Bush did?

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    Re: Cheney: Stop ‘dithering’ on Afghanistan troops

    Quote Originally Posted by Goobieman View Post
    Partisanship causes people to do funny things like that.
    You mean partisanship like complaing when Obama does it, but not when Bush did it. Yes, I agree that is partisanship.

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    Re: Cheney: Stop ‘dithering’ on Afghanistan troops

    Quote Originally Posted by j-mac View Post
    What Bush did, or didn't do should have NO bearing on today, and the here and now.

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    It has every bearing. It shows the hypocrisy of many on the right. That is the reason you hate it, because it is true.

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    Re: Cheney: Stop ‘dithering’ on Afghanistan troops

    Quote Originally Posted by TheNextEra View Post
    You mean partisanship like complaing when Obama does it, but not when Bush did it. Yes, I agree that is partisanship.

    Ok, I am a conservative, and I think Bush was wrong for ignoring Afghanistan, and always have. I know there is no way for you to verify that because I only recently started posting here, but does that make it any different? I mean aren't the troops the ones that are suffering right now?


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