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  •  But was that the actual intent? (1+ / 0-)
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    No doubt if Assad strikes again the Republicans will be straight to the cameras to apportion blame directly at the White House.

    "What do you mean "conspiracy"? Does that mean it's someone's imaginings and that the actual polls hovered right around the result?" - petral

    by conspiracy on Fri Sep 06, 2013 at 04:03:05 PM PDT

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    •  And the thing is, (0+ / 0-)

      Assad will strike again if his anticipations that U.S. political division and hyperbolic threats from Iran and Hezbollah can push Congress to deny the President approval for an action he has already committed to.

      Do we need to wait until the country known as Syria totally collapses into sectarian warfare? Until it becomes a massive humanitarian disaster and the moderate factions are completely dwarfed by radicals and there's no long any chance to help a reasonable, pro-democracy ideology win?

      "Once, many, many years ago I thought I was wrong. Of course it turned out I had been right all along. But I was wrong to have thought I was wrong." -John Foster Dulles. My Political Compass Score: -4.00, -3.69, Proud member of DKE

      by ArkDem14 on Fri Sep 06, 2013 at 06:43:08 PM PDT

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