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Offline rangerrebew

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« on: August 21, 2014, 06:32:42 AM »
When the resolution of enslaving America was formed in Great Britain, the British parliament was advised by an artful man [Sir William Keith], who was governor of Pennsylvania, to disarm the people. That it was the best and most effectual way to enslave them. But that they should not do it openly; but to weaken them and let them sink gradually, by totally disusing and neglecting the militia.
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« Reply #1 on: August 21, 2014, 06:38:17 AM »
Because they haven't shown they can do anything outside Iraq or Syria yet?

At this point, they're like the Daleks: incredibly dangerous at close range, but they're slow, cumbersome and the largest body of water they've been shown to be able to cross so far is the Jordan River, which isn't that impressive. At this point, when it comes to being a legitimate threat to the U.S. mainland, they are nothing but talk.

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« Reply #2 on: August 21, 2014, 10:33:53 AM »
Christians are good at tossing money at problems.  The Jews have problems of their own.  Perhaps we can use some Sikh, Hindu and Buddhist mercenaries to fight our wars.
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« Reply #3 on: August 21, 2014, 11:28:44 AM »
Because they haven't shown they can do anything outside Iraq or Syria yet?

At this point, they're like the Daleks: incredibly dangerous at close range, but they're slow, cumbersome and the largest body of water they've been shown to be able to cross so far is the Jordan River, which isn't that impressive. At this point, when it comes to being a legitimate threat to the U.S. mainland, they are nothing but talk.

But, is Dr. Who available yet?

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« Reply #4 on: August 21, 2014, 04:45:13 PM »
Because they haven't shown they can do anything outside Iraq or Syria yet?

At this point, they're like the Daleks: incredibly dangerous at close range, but they're slow, cumbersome and the largest body of water they've been shown to be able to cross so far is the Jordan River, which isn't that impressive. At this point, when it comes to being a legitimate threat to the U.S. mainland, they are nothing but talk.

It seems to me the taking down the WTCs says that terrorists are quite capable of doing considerable damage.  Besides, how many millions of muslims are in this country who would side with ISIS?  My guess is quite a few.
When the resolution of enslaving America was formed in Great Britain, the British parliament was advised by an artful man [Sir William Keith], who was governor of Pennsylvania, to disarm the people. That it was the best and most effectual way to enslave them. But that they should not do it openly; but to weaken them and let them sink gradually, by totally disusing and neglecting the militia.
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« Reply #5 on: August 21, 2014, 04:56:18 PM »
Because they haven't shown they can do anything outside Iraq or Syria yet?

At this point, they're like the Daleks: incredibly dangerous at close range, but they're slow, cumbersome and the largest body of water they've been shown to be able to cross so far is the Jordan River, which isn't that impressive. At this point, when it comes to being a legitimate threat to the U.S. mainland, they are nothing but talk.

They are a threat to Americans traveling or working in the area, though. And their fanaticism is picking up steam in receptive quarters of Islam.

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« Reply #6 on: August 21, 2014, 05:10:11 PM »
They are a threat to Americans traveling or working in the area, though. And their fanaticism is picking up steam in receptive quarters of Islam.

I'm quite sure there are already American ISIS jihadi sleeper cells springing up all over the country - just waiting for their wake-up calls. 
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« Reply #7 on: August 21, 2014, 06:32:43 PM »
I'm quite sure there are already American ISIS jihadi sleeper cells springing up all over the country - just waiting for their wake-up calls.

While tamping down on citizen militias.
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« Reply #8 on: August 21, 2014, 06:37:03 PM »
While tamping down on citizen militias.

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« Reply #10 on: August 22, 2014, 08:56:34 AM »
. Hey, we got rid of Saddam and killed bin Laden, right ??

And we got ISIS in return.
When the resolution of enslaving America was formed in Great Britain, the British parliament was advised by an artful man [Sir William Keith], who was governor of Pennsylvania, to disarm the people. That it was the best and most effectual way to enslave them. But that they should not do it openly; but to weaken them and let them sink gradually, by totally disusing and neglecting the militia.
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