| Political Talk|| re: True or False re: Truman dropping the A-bomb on Japan: - CarrolltonTiger on 7/21/14 at 5:13 pm|
[quote]Do you think their knowledge of our actual willingness to use it counted for something?
Nope, we had it they didn't why wouldn't we use it if they invaded western Europe?
I also don't think the demonstration was necessary as Tuba suggests, the awesome might of the blast could ...
| Political Talk|| re: True or False re: Truman dropping the A-bomb on Japan: - CarrolltonTiger on 7/21/14 at 4:56 pm|
The Soviets knew we had the bomb and what it could do, we didn't need a demonstration at Hiroshima to let them know the power we held, they had spies keeping them informed and delivering the technology.
I think Truman's decision in part was to end the war quickly so that the Soviets did not get ...
| Political Talk|| re: This is how Mary wins - CarrolltonTiger on 7/15/14 at 11:01 am|
Putting aside the lack of credibility of Obama and the difficulty of informing and moving the public close to an election, Lots of D Senators would benefit from Keystone, and it hasn't happened. If it was going to help they need it more than two weeks before the election.
Not sure why Stone...
| Political Talk|| re: should this man have to serve his sentence? - CarrolltonTiger on 7/15/14 at 10:32 am|
[quote]Rehabilitation or punishment? [/quote]
Can't it be both? Why is it either or.
Change the sentence to weekends, fine and other community service in the interest of justice, but he should not escape punishment for an offense because of oversight in the system....
| Political Talk|| re: My Recent Experience In Israel - CarrolltonTiger on 7/14/14 at 8:46 pm|
[quote]The truth lies in the middle somewhere ...[/quote]
The truth is the occupied territories are not Israeli territory and they are being illegally colonized by the Zionist regime. The truth is Israel uses ethnic cleansing, terror, collective punishment, murder and torture to accomplish it...
| Political Talk|| re: The federal deficit keeps on falling, and tax revenue hits record highs - CarrolltonTiger on 7/14/14 at 8:43 pm|
The link states the deficit grows by $385.855 billion in the first nine months of fiscal 2014, and moron claims the deficit keeps on falling.
What an idiot. ...
| Political Talk|| re: My Recent Experience In Israel - CarrolltonTiger on 7/14/14 at 4:12 pm|
[quote] I just think that we, as Americans, simply don't know enough of what is going on in that conflict, myself included.[/quote]
There is no excuse to be as ignorant as you profess to be. It is easy to find out what is going on in the occupied territories if you bother to investigate. ...
| Political Talk|| re: My Recent Experience In Israel - CarrolltonTiger on 7/13/14 at 7:38 pm|
[quote]A conquered people have no rights.[/quote]
[quote] They tried to annihilate the Israelis in 1967, failed miserably, and are now paying the price for it[/quote]
Israel struck first and the Palestinians attacked no one, you dumb shite.
[quote] Pardon me if I don't symp...
| Political Talk|| re: My Recent Experience In Israel - CarrolltonTiger on 7/13/14 at 7:21 pm|
[quote] Where is it written that says Israel or the United States or any other country can't take swaths of territory by force if they have the resources and the will to do it?
The UN Charter and other international law treaties, you ignorant ass. Why do you think essential no governme...
| Political Talk|| re: My Recent Experience In Israel - CarrolltonTiger on 7/13/14 at 2:47 pm|
People ask how Germans could have allowed the situation in Germany to go so sour that the Germans were responsible for concentration camps, ethnic cleansing, collective punishment, genocide
Same shite going on in Israel by the Zionist criminals and these doltish born again Christians love it,
| Political Talk|| re: Israeli police beat 15 year old US citizen during protest of his cousins death - CarrolltonTiger on 7/7/14 at 6:45 pm|
[quote]People have freedom of speech (among other things), but not freedom from consequences.
You dumb shit, Palestinians under the Israeli occupation don't have freedom anymore than Jews did in Concentration camps. Your equating a fascist regime engaged in ethnic cleansing and genocid...
| Political Talk|| re: The 3 Israelis boys murdered and Obama/Republicans? - CarrolltonTiger on 7/1/14 at 5:02 pm|
[quote]And there it is - Jews responsible for all of the ills of the world and always pinning it on the poor, peace loving muslims. [/quote]
Well, Israel is responsible for the illegal occupation of Palestine that is a given. If Israeli settlers weren't engaged in genocide and the ethnic cleansi...
| Political Talk|| re: A reverend is alleging he got stiffed $16,000 after buying votes... - CarrolltonTiger on 7/1/14 at 4:55 pm|
[quote]I believe this is true and it happens more often then people think. I find it sad that a person would sell his vote for a measly $15.
If you believe some Reverand came up with tens of thousands of dollars of his own money to pay Black voters to vote for Cochran you are whatever...
| Political Talk|| re: why cant we take over mexico? - CarrolltonTiger on 6/23/14 at 8:42 pm|
Are you saying the occupation would pay for itself Mr Wolfowitz?
Taking over Mexico would make the occupation of Afghanistan and Iraq look like strokes of genius....
| Political Talk|| re: NOPD won't hire someone that doesn't live in the city - CarrolltonTiger on 6/18/14 at 8:23 am|
[quote]I see no problem with it.
You are entitled to your opinion, but the main point I was trying to make is it is absurd to not recruit someone because they live in Metairie or Slidell then take former drug users and claim you are trying to find the best applicants available.
| Political Talk|| NOPD won't hire someone that doesn't live in the city - CarrolltonTiger on 6/18/14 at 8:15 am|
"Now, New Orleans police are too in order to stay competitive for the best recruits."
by removing the restrictions that formerly "Until now, telling a New Orleans police recruiter that you've used drugs like crack cocaine, heroin or LSD would have landed you anything but a city paycheck. ...
| Political Talk|| re: So has the Bergdahl news fizzled out? - CarrolltonTiger on 6/15/14 at 5:01 pm|
"According to Coast Guard records, Bergdahl left the service with an “uncharacterized discharge” after 26 days of basic training in early 2006. The term applies to people discharged before completing 180 days of service. " [/quote]
Those are at the discretion of the military not the op...
| Political Talk|| re: Happy Father's Day!! - CarrolltonTiger on 6/15/14 at 9:05 am|
[quote]How you people celebrate the pinnacle of patriarchal reign in our society is beyond me. It is a disgusting holiday perpetuated by a culture of rape and racist insults. Y'all should be ashamed of yourselves.
Your weak satire aside, there should be some concern over the large numbe...
| Political Talk|| re: So has the Bergdahl news fizzled out? - CarrolltonTiger on 6/15/14 at 9:01 am|
[quote]Well, the Army had been enlisting felons [/quote]
How these dolts deny standards have been dropped to reach manpower requirements and that Berghdal should never have been in the Army is amazing.
There is a lot of denial from the shirkers that infest this forum, the Army is taking ment...
| Political Talk|| re: Abolish the V.A. - CarrolltonTiger on 6/15/14 at 8:56 am|
I voiced no opinion on your characters, I gave my opinion on the conversations you share. ...
| Political Talk|| re: So has the Bergdahl news fizzled out? - CarrolltonTiger on 6/14/14 at 11:25 pm|
no then you really believe this?
Believe what? That we are putting women into combat? Yes That the army has reduced standards as a result of decades of war and that it took a jackass discharged by the Coast Guard as a mental defective and put him into combat.
| Political Talk|| re: Question for conservatives on this board who grew up poor with gov't help - CarrolltonTiger on 6/14/14 at 11:22 pm|
I grew up poor with one parent, the first in my family to go to college, there were no social programs that I am aware of that my mother obtained, but to go along with your generalizations, the differences I see
Public schools were good then, before the federal government destroyed neighborhood s...
| Political Talk|| re: So has the Bergdahl news fizzled out? - CarrolltonTiger on 6/14/14 at 11:16 pm|
Has the fact that Berghdal was discharged from the Coast Guard for mental defects then allowed to enlist in the Army and sent to Afghanistan been raised in this forum?
If anyone is to blame for his performance it is the shirkers here that have avoided military duty and forced the army to send ret...
| Political Talk|| re: Abolish the V.A. - CarrolltonTiger on 6/14/14 at 11:13 pm|
[quote]If there were no scandal,[/quote]
There is no scandal. There are a lot of politicians pandering and a lot of a-holes who know nothing about the VA posting their opinions.
The fact is Congress created the priority system, congress funds the VA which determines the services it can provid...
| Political Talk|| re: Devil's Advocate Question on Illegal Aliens - come on - chime in!! - CarrolltonTiger on 6/12/14 at 9:49 pm|
[quote]How is this different for illegals Central Americans? [/quote]
We have legislation for people fleeing Communism, they were legal immigrants.
There is a legal system of immigration frick the illegal criminals.
| Political Talk|| re: Mary Landrieu should call for Obama's impeachment - CarrolltonTiger on 6/12/14 at 10:19 am|
[quote]Would be one way for her to retire early from politic[/quote]
Early? Miss Piggy has been at the public trough for almost 4 decades. ...
| Political Talk|| re: American Soldiers are guilty until proven innocent - CarrolltonTiger on 6/5/14 at 10:44 am|
Having different crimes because of status, and being able to be punished by multiple jurisdictions because of status doesn't equate to "guilty until proven innocent". The Feds and State can prosecute for the same offenses on many occasions, and it is rare that the military acts judicially if anot...
| Political Talk|| re: Will Bowe Berghdal be punished in any way for deserting? - CarrolltonTiger on 6/2/14 at 10:24 am|
I see him getting 5 years back pay and promotions he would have received during the period of captivity, and then retired with a disability. Hope the VA can improve enough to meet his needs.
In Obama's America and our sensitive and caring DOD he is a hero....
| Political Talk|| re: Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl - Afghan POW since 2009, freed and in U.S. custody now - CarrolltonTiger on 5/31/14 at 6:32 pm|
[quote]Give me solid, credible info that he deserted and I'll change my tune.[/quote]
He abandoned his post in the middle of the night and wound up with the Talibn the next day. What circumstances can you imagine that would make his voluntary journey to the "other side" anything other than dese...
| Political Talk|| re: Shenseki's replacement suggestions???? - CarrolltonTiger on 5/30/14 at 11:28 pm|
[quote]It would be interesting to see how each service treats and cares for their veterans. [/quote]
So Army Veterans eligible for VA care would have to trek to places like Fort Polk or Fort Benning for medical services at Army facilities, and use only the available military physicians, since the...