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Vincent107 Wrote: Mar 08, 2013 5:20 PM
If a person is being killed by a weaponized drone, aren't they by definition engaged in combat? (Just sayin')
AZYaateeh Wrote: Mar 08, 2013 6:27 PM
If someone shoots you from the top of clocktower, are you engaged in combat?

If Mjölnir descends from the clouds and smashes you flat, does that mean you stood against a Norse god on the field of battle?

In "combat", both sides are fighting.

It didn't snow in DC on Wednesday so I spent the entire afternoon watching Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky) filibustering the nomination of John Brennan to be the director of the Central Intelligence Agency.

Sen. Paul's issue wasn't with Brennan; it was with the refusal of President Barack Obama to describe his position on using drones to kill people generally, and Americans in particular, on U.S. soil.

Mr. Obama, still believing what his mirror tells him every morning, that he is the fairest in the land, didn't think he needed to explain himself to anyone about anything (much less...