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Obama's 'Battleship' Argument Has Holes in its Hull

Ace28 Wrote: Oct 26, 2012 5:10 PM
A subarine is NOT a ship, it's BOAT. Just ask any swabbie.
USNbubblehead Wrote: Oct 26, 2012 7:31 PM
Call your mother and tell her you met a real submariner today.
ReddestNeck Wrote: Oct 26, 2012 5:48 PM
Subs do get U.S.S. appellations just like surface ships do. There are far larger issues here than whether a submarine is a ship or some other sort of craft.
Original Saepe__Expertus Wrote: Oct 26, 2012 5:26 PM
ACE28 that is ALSO true for SUBMARINES! :-)
Jay Wye Wrote: Oct 26, 2012 5:41 PM
I don't know if you noticed,but Sybil has copied your name; Saepe_Expertus-577548 on several other columns.

it only used one underline instead of your two.

In the third and final debate, Barack Obama scored huge points with the media, college kids and die-hard liberals -- in other words, his base -- when he mocked Mitt Romney's concern about our historically small Navy.

"But I think Governor Romney maybe hasn't spent enough time looking at how our military works," the president said. "You -- you mentioned the Navy, for example, and that we have fewer ships than we did in 1916. Well, Governor, we also have fewer horses and bayonets because the nature of our military's changed. We have these things called aircraft carriers where planes...