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Cutter: Okay Fine, We've Been Lying About Romney's Tax Plan

Anne_1 Wrote: Oct 06, 2012 11:46 PM
oisoo001 Wrote: @ 11:42 PM wow; you are really stupid - I do think you believe every email you receive; have you donated to a needy Nigerian Prince lately? Dumb @ss. = What part of... I recently got an email about this, and when I checked it out... I found this. Our Soldiers in Afghanistan Don’t Have Bullets! http://www.debbieschlussel.com/19093/fed-to-the-wolves-our-soldiers-in-afghanistan-dont-have-bullets/ By Debbie Schlussel .... didn't you read you MORON??? You really are illiterate, aren't you???
Anne_1 Wrote: Oct 06, 2012 11:47 PM
Checked it out and gave you the link!!!!

Tinsldr2 Wrote: Oct 06, 2012 11:50 PM
Anne

US Soldiers In Afghanistan have bullets issued. There may be a few exceptions but they have ammunition on them or at hand length away at almost all times.

Those who dont will be the exception to the rule and following local guidance
Anne_1 Wrote: Oct 06, 2012 11:53 PM
Check out the link and the comment....

And then talk to yourself about it....

Joseph1575 Wrote: Oct 06, 2012 11:58 PM
Your explanation souonds plausible, but I am roundly against any member of the US armed forces being other than "locked and loaded" anywhere on the planet.
Tinsldr2 Wrote: Oct 07, 2012 12:09 AM
Joseph, I have 5 combat deployments. On all of them, we did not lock and load while on base camps unless we were in the towers or on perimeter, guard duty etc.

We had our weapons and Ammo magazines with us, and only loaded when we left base camp (or were on guard). Even then on three of my deployments we did not "lock" (which as you probably know but others may not means loading a round in the chamber).

One of the strongest elements of Mitt Romney's spectacular debate performance was his decisive rejoinder to the president's oft-repeated allegation that the Republican plans to raise taxes on middle class families.  Obama said Romney has designs on an unpaid-for $5 trillion tax cut that would eventually necessitate higher tax bills for average Americans.  Romney flatly rejected the claim by calling it false, then explained what he actually has in mind.  But the president returned to the "$5 trillion" well on several subsequent occasions, prompting more rebuttals from his challenger.  FactCheck.org and CNN reviewed Obama's accusation, and found it wanting....