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Military dollars

July 9, 2009

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To the editor:

Sounds like Mr. Gurley has lost faith in the dollar (“U.S. must restore faith in monetary system,” Journal-World, July 5). So what if we are indebted up to our ears (and those of our great-grandchildren)? We have the strongest military on the planet and, as peace-loving Americans, will not hesitate to employ it (under the guise of fighting terror, tyranny or totalitarianism) to maintain the American dream of life, liberty and pursuit of happiness.

Finch is from Lawrence

Comments

Lynn731 4 years, 9 months ago

A large percent of idiots wanted change, voted for it, and now we have it. I suspect if this keeps on, we will have another civil war. Thank you, Lynn

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Marion Lynn 4 years, 9 months ago

Why is Barack Hussein Obama supporting the international drug cartels in Afghanistan?

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Boeing 4 years, 9 months ago

Seeing as though the division of the company I work for is exclusively involved in military equipment, I am happy that the war is profitable, because that means I still have a job. Sorry, Merrill, that stuff isn't going to work on me today (like it does any other day)...I am about to go see a movie, have a nice lunch out, and maybe go to a bar tonight...all because of the military. I kinda like them...and there is more to war than oil, genius.

I must say, because of the topic, this is the first time in about, well, it seems like 12 years, that I have actually read a tiny fraction of your post.

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Tom Shewmon 4 years, 9 months ago

yes, the merrill software is up and running at full speed today. Thinking they've enhanced the 'triggers'.

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bronze 4 years, 9 months ago

the REAL NEWS.

the history of the national security state, introduction by Gore Vidal.

video on youtube.

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Flap Doodle 4 years, 9 months ago

The linkbot has woken. Fear his mad copy/paste skillz.

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Tom Shewmon 4 years, 9 months ago

Huh? Bush really left an indelible mark on Ray's brain.

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Richard Heckler 4 years, 9 months ago

This non stop multi trillion war for to control oil is not benefitting the economy nor improving friendships.

Why were the oil fields the first objects secured?

How would any of us feel if we were losing family members daily?

Is everybody living in the mideast a terrorist? Absolutely not. So why do we eradicate entire communities?

Why has the USA government built 52 military bases in Iraq?

Why is the US government busy occupying Afghanistan and Pakistan?

Isn't all the above abuse of our military people?

War Profiteers http://www.globalpolicy.org/component/content/article/168/37251.html

CRIME: Which party held secret energy meetings and refused our elected officials its' content and who attended? GW Bush and the republicans!

CRIME: Which party lied to congress and the world,went against military advice and created the worst strategic blunder in the history of the USA aka Iraq War? Republican Party! http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/10348418/

Secret oil deals with Saudi Arabia? http://www.democracynow.org/2004/4/20/did_bush_cut_secret_oil_deal

CRIME: Secret Oil deals for Iraq Oil http://www.pubrecord.org/nationworld/262.html?task=view

CRIME AGAINST DEMOCRACY : PNAC's policy document, "Rebuilding America's Defences," openly advocates for total global military domination. Many PNAC members hold highest-level positions in the George W. Bush administration. http://www.sourcewatch.org/index.php?title=Project_for_the_New_American_Century

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beobachter 4 years, 9 months ago

One thing for sure, Ray a lot smarter than Robert. Which is not exactly high praise for Ray. Hell, my tom cat is smarter then Robert.

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RobertMarble 4 years, 9 months ago

I see finch is still working through his anti establishment / down with whitey phase.

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madmike 4 years, 9 months ago

You can tell that Ray is from Larryville. Why don't you and Bozo move in together, loser!

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