Sounds like you're justifying ISIS's actions. True, that was typical of conquering armies in the past due to the practicality of waging war. However we consider our selves a *bit* more civilized today. We don't target innocent civilians, force them to convert and then kill them anyway, we
On 10/11/2014 10:24 PM, lengli...@cox.net [FairfieldLife] wrote: Christian Crusaders did the same thing, and don't fool yourself, if Americans ever conquered a country, we'd do the same thing too. /The U.S. conquered Iraq and liberated it from a despotic tyrant, but the U.S. didn't get
Shrug. We have no idea what American Indian civilization would be like 500+ years later. And certainly, ISIS is a primitive, violent group of thugs by modern standards. My only point is that you don't have to go very far back to see the same kind of behavior from the West, so the sense of
On 10/12/2014 1:33 PM, lengli...@cox.net [FairfieldLife] wrote: Shrug. We have no idea what American Indian civilization would be like 500+ years later. /Non sequitur. The U.S. and its allies had won the war against al Qaeda in Iraq, according to Obama and Biden. Now just a year later
How does Obama like his crow cooked? On Saturday, October 11, 2014 12:10 PM, 'Richard J. Williams' pundits...@gmail.com [FairfieldLife] FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com wrote: [Attachment(s) from Richard J. Williams included below] According to what I've read, in the next few days
On 10/11/2014 2:42 PM, jr_...@yahoo.com [FairfieldLife] wrote: Something is wrong with the US generals' assessment of ISIS. /There is no good news coming out of the Middle East - the U.S. supports the Saudis who are Shite Muslims; and at the same time Iranians support the Shiite in
They're supplied the same way Mohammed supplied his *army*. They just take whatever they want, wherever they go. Whether it's money from banks, food from stockpiles, or weapons, ammunition and transportation from Iraqi army bases. This is your Islamic *work ethic*. Real work is for mensches.
Christian Crusaders did the same thing, and don't fool yourself, if Americans ever conquered a country, we'd do the same thing too. Ask any American Indian tribe if you need examples. L ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, mdixon.6569@... wrote : They're supplied the same way Mohammed