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Enrique Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jan-27-11 01:26 PM
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Any Republicans saying anything about Egypt?
They're obviously not shy about criticizing Obama, and not shy about calling for support of democracy all around the world.

So, what about Egypt, to whom we give billions in military aid?
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Cleita Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jan-27-11 01:31 PM
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1. Nah, Egypt doesn't exist in their universe. n/t
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thereismore Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jan-27-11 01:32 PM
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2. "The freedom movement proves Bush was right about war in Iraq."
just guessing what they'll say.
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Enrique Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jan-27-11 01:35 PM
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3. yeah, they'll try that
it's gonna be tricky, though, with the most prominent protest leader being Mohammed El Baradei.
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Enrique Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jan-27-11 01:48 PM
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4. John McCain, any comment?
Jon Kyl? Whoever is the new chair of the House foreign relations committee? Anyone?
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former9thward Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jan-27-11 02:06 PM
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5. What political leader of either party is saying anything about Egypt?
Seems they are all afraid.
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woo me with science Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jan-27-11 02:28 PM
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6. They are still using FOX News's map,
Edited on Thu Jan-27-11 02:31 PM by woo me with science
http://mediamatters.org/mmtv/200907270040


so it might take them a little while to find it.

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Enrique Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-28-11 12:00 PM
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7. Nothing from Charles Krauthammer
or Bill Kristol, or any of the big promoters of liberty around the world. :shrug:
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TBF Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-28-11 12:02 PM
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8. The thing is Israel - doubt either will say very much until it shakes out. nt
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Uncle Joe Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-28-11 12:09 PM
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9. I believe they will suggest for Egypt to give tax breaks to their wealthiest people,
that should turn things around.

Thanks for the thread, Enrique.
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