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    Re: Military Spending Weighs on Obama's Afghan Decision

    Quote Originally Posted by Strucky View Post
    $50 bucks says it was less than 40%.
    Let me know when you want to wager real money. I light my cigars with $50.00 bills.

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    Re: Military Spending Weighs on Obama's Afghan Decision

    Quote Originally Posted by Whip Comes Down View Post
    Let me know when you want to wager real money. I light my cigars with $50.00 bills.
    Did that alot when you were in he special force, huh?...
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    At least Bill saved his transgressions for grown women. Not suggesting what he did was OK. But he didn't chase 14 year olds.

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    Re: Military Spending Weighs on Obama's Afghan Decision

    Quote Originally Posted by Whip Comes Down View Post
    Let me know when you want to wager real money. I light my cigars with $50.00 bills.
    Good,I'm glad your doing well.


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    Re: Military Spending Weighs on Obama's Afghan Decision

    Quote Originally Posted by Redress View Post
    Carriers are key to our defense. Just to use an example from my personal experience: when Iraq invaded Kuwait, the Eisenhower battle group(with me on the Eisenhower) where inport Haifa Israel. The day after, we left for the Red sea, and entered it and went on station I think 3 days after the invasion of Kuwait(my memory is a bit cloudy, but 3 sounds right). That is over 7 thousand total troops, ~100 aircraft, long range strike capable, all with no base needed.
    We don't need to be paying for half of the world's aircraft carriers.

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    Re: Military Spending Weighs on Obama's Afghan Decision

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    Picture of it or stfu.

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    Re: Military Spending Weighs on Obama's Afghan Decision

    Quote Originally Posted by apdst View Post
    Did that alot when you were in he special force, huh?...
    Among other things.
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    Re: Military Spending Weighs on Obama's Afghan Decision

    Quote Originally Posted by apdst View Post
    Did that alot when you were in he special force, huh?...
    I was a millionaire several times over when I was in Special Forces.

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    Re: Military Spending Weighs on Obama's Afghan Decision

    Quote Originally Posted by Whip Comes Down View Post
    I was a millionaire several times over when I was in Special Forces.
    Yeah,right.....Visual evidence is needed.
    "The problem in defense is how far you can go without destroying from within what you are trying to defend from without."

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    Re: Military Spending Weighs on Obama's Afghan Decision

    I was born into Special Forces, bro.

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    Re: Military Spending Weighs on Obama's Afghan Decision

    Quote Originally Posted by Whip Comes Down View Post
    Let me know when you want to wager real money. I light my cigars with $50.00 bills.
    Yea, that's much better than donating the money to charity...

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