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Hagel Proves Obama Won't Stop Iran

El_Loco_JP Wrote: Feb 22, 2013 9:07 AM
Hagel is the LAST person we need as SECDEF. But the spineless, anti-American Senate will approve his appointment anyway. Gawd, but I cry for my once great nation.
traitorbill Wrote: Feb 22, 2013 9:39 AM
Our end, and subsequent world war ,cannot be too far off.
pascagoulapappy Wrote: Feb 22, 2013 10:10 AM
These fragments have I shored against my ruin.
Why then I'll fit you.
Hieronymo's mad again.
Shantih shantih shantih
Reality7 Wrote: Feb 22, 2013 11:08 AM
Iran will get the bomb. One of them will be smuggled in to US and goodbye to NYC. The morons banned guns but forgot to ban nukes.Then Texas and about 30 other states need to flee Union and set up a new Nation. Let the remaining blue states rot away in their perverted godless filth. Don't support or help these SOB. They are the ones who voted this hell on earth that we now live in. Let God sort them out.If Texas does not leave then,you will never have another chance.Obama is a Stalinist and will never change.

Does it matter that a nominee for secretary of defense doesn't particularly care for American power?

Speaking to the Center for Strategic and International Studies in 2007, Sen. Chuck Hagel revealed the kind of prejudices regarding American military strength most frequently found in the pages of the Nation magazine or among protesters at Occupy rallies. Distancing himself from Republicans he regarded as too bellicose, Hagel said, "Rather than acting like a nation riddled with the insecurities of a schoolyard bully, we ought to carry ourselves with the confidence that should come from the dignity of our heritage, the experience of our...