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Forum topic by WayneC posted 08-06-2011 06:39 PM 822 views 0 times favorited 10 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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08-06-2011 06:39 PM

Just seeing the breaking news of the helecopter crash in Afganastan.

http://www.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/asiapcf/08/06/afghanistan.nato.helicopter.crash/index.html

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#1 posted 08-06-2011 06:43 PM

war is hell

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#2 posted 08-06-2011 07:04 PM

My prayers go out to the familys.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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#3 posted 08-06-2011 07:28 PM

What a waste.

A total friggin waste.

The appropriate words escape me.

-- We must all walk our own green mile

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#4 posted 08-06-2011 10:54 PM

This might be a case where we should have a state funeral!

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#5 posted 08-06-2011 11:36 PM

Amen Wayne, Amen!!

-- I have metal in my neck but wood in my blood!!

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#6 posted 08-07-2011 04:09 AM

What a terrible thing to happen to our boys. Thanks Wayne for sharing this.

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#7 posted 08-07-2011 02:39 PM

How long do we need to be there!!!!!!
We threw out the Taliban from power, now we have to police the place to keep them out?????
We got Bin Ladin, the original mission!
If the place is gonna go to hell if we leave….........then so be it.
There’s another hundred hell holes on this earth. We have to stop trying to fix them or we’ll become one ourselves.
We’re headed that way now…......Detroit?
Our brave men and women are to precious to sacrifice on the worlds putrid ilk.

Let’s pack up and leave Afganistan, and Iraq, and toss a Nuke on the way out. It’ll save a lot of lives, time and money.

Bleeding heart liberals need not respond

-- When I was a boy, I was told "anyone can be President", now I'm beginning to believe it!

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#8 posted 08-08-2011 02:38 PM

I pray one day war will be something we will only read about in the history books.
Best thoughts,
Mads

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#9 posted 08-08-2011 02:56 PM

”Bleeding heart liberals need not respond”

Discussions of national tragedies really need not involve unprovoked name-calling.

-- -- Neil

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#10 posted 08-08-2011 03:30 PM

I’m with you Neil! Frankly a LOT of people have died from action in Afghanistan and Iraq (and who knows where else we haven’t been told) both on our side (incl. allies) and the other side counting civilian murders.

Any death due to unnatural causes is a waste regardless of one’s nationality.

-- Chris ~~Who controls the past controls the future. Who controls the present controls the past."

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