It's a Bird... It's a Plane... It's the Start of the Superman Movie Hype! | Main | Life is Not Fair, Part MCLXXVI
November 18, 2005

UP OR DOWN AND ON THE RECORD: GOP WANTS DEMS TO VOTE ON IMMEDIATE WITHDRAWAL FROM IRAQ

Brilliant.

We all know how courageous the Democrats are when they're asked to actually vote on matters of war and peace, don't we?

Many will vote against the withdrawal idea-- with lots of excuses and caveats, of course. But it's a great idea to get reaffirmation of our commitment to victory in Iraq from these chickenshits, even if that reaffirmation is a basically a calculated political lie.

Related: WunderKraut's pretty steamed at Dems who have put beating Bush over beating bin Ladin and Zarqawi.

The sad truth is that they've painted themselves into the corner where they cannot allow the United States to win this war. The political damage to them would be too great. It's not so much they actively want the US to be defeated, humiliated, and further threatened; it's just at this point they cannot afford any other outcome. Same as the French and German governments.



digg this
posted by Ace at 03:46 PM

| Access Comments




Recent Comments
Nevergiveup: "1)Kill The Enemy 2)Break Stuff It's the only ..."

Tuna: ""Camp Leatherneck is probably a spa/retreat for th ..."

antisocial justice beatnik: "[i]484 I'm on it. Posted by: CaliGirl at August 2 ..."

Nevergiveup: ""How those guys in the 8th made themselves get bac ..."

Alcoholic Asshole Shut In : "[I]488 Glassing the entire country is my preferr ..."

CaliGirl: "483 CaliGirl: recruiters get evaluated by numbers ..."

Progressive: "I can't understand why the military likes these ev ..."

Captain Whitebread: "Late to the party, but... If we're sending 4000 ..."

Jane D'oh: "Anyone who is interested in the Mighty 8th should ..."

Caesar North of the Rubicon: "How those guys in the 8th made themselves get back ..."

Cicero (@cicero): "Woof. ..."

garrett: ">>Posted by: Tammy al-Thor at August 21, 2017 10:1 ..."

Recent Entries
Search


MuNuvians
Polls! Polls! Polls!
Frequently Asked Questions
The (Almost) Complete Paul Anka Integrity Kick
Top Top Tens
Greatest Hitjobs

The Ace of Spades HQ Sex-for-Money Skankathon
A D&D Guide to the Democratic Candidates
Margaret Cho: Just Not Funny
More Margaret Cho Abuse
Margaret Cho: Still Not Funny
Iraqi Prisoner Claims He Was Raped... By Woman
Wonkette Announces "Morning Zoo" Format
John Kerry's "Plan" Causes Surrender of Moqtada al-Sadr's Militia
World Muslim Leaders Apologize for Nick Berg's Beheading
Michael Moore Goes on Lunchtime Manhattan Death-Spree
Milestone: Oliver Willis Posts 400th "Fake News Article" Referencing Britney Spears
Liberal Economists Rue a "New Decade of Greed"
Artificial Insouciance: Maureen Dowd's Word Processor Revolts Against Her Numbing Imbecility
Intelligence Officials Eye Blogs for Tips
They Done Found Us Out, Cletus: Intrepid Internet Detective Figures Out Our Master Plan
Shock: Josh Marshall Almost Mentions Sarin Discovery in Iraq
Leather-Clad Biker Freaks Terrorize Australian Town
When Clinton Was President, Torture Was Cool
What Wonkette Means When She Explains What Tina Brown Means
Wonkette's Stand-Up Act
Wankette HQ Gay-Rumors Du Jour
Here's What's Bugging Me: Goose and Slider
My Own Micah Wright Style Confession of Dishonesty
Outraged "Conservatives" React to the FMA
An On-Line Impression of Dennis Miller Having Sex with a Kodiak Bear
The Story the Rightwing Media Refuses to Report!
Our Lunch with David "Glengarry Glen Ross" Mamet
The House of Love: Paul Krugman
A Michael Moore Mystery (TM)
The Dowd-O-Matic!
Liberal Consistency and Other Myths
Kepler's Laws of Liberal Media Bias
John Kerry-- The Splunge! Candidate
"Divisive" Politics & "Attacks on Patriotism" (very long)
The Donkey ("The Raven" parody)
News/Chat
Archives
Powered by
Movable Type 2.64