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Libya: WTF?

Posted by charliehustle2011 on March 20, 2011

I’m a hawk; always have been. I just can’t figure out why we’re in Libya.

I think Qaddafi is a useless third world rogue, who needs to go, and would have cheered if the military took him out soon after the Pan Am Flight 103 bombing.

However, I’m questioning this current decision, and seek some intelligent discourse to understand a strategic, economic, or other reason(s) why our tax dollars are being spent on this. Conversely, sending the military to assist with the Japan earthquake disaster is a no-brainer in my opinion.

To my right-leaning friends, my fellow hawks, I’m not going to automatically blame President Obama, though I am acutely concerned about where his leadership is on this and other important matters. Thus, I think a GOP president would choose a similar course of action, which would equally suck.

To my left-leaning friends, those who I perpetually argue with, and never seem to agree, don’t get your hopes up, because I’m not coming over to the dark side. I am far from buying into the perpetual peacenik crap about how awful America is. So, can it

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