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Fearful of agitating North Korea,
Obama officials back off tough talk

Investor´s Business Daily, by Andrew Malcolm

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Posted By:SurferLad, 4/5/2013 9:29:44 AM

In a swift and strange reversal, Obama administration officials Thursday rushed to play down their own recent announcements of defensive U.S. military movements in response to threats and provocations from North Korea. The hereditary Communist dictatorship of the Kim family that took over the North after World War II has always been quirky, unpredictable and, well, mentally unbalanced by any modern governing standards. The country would be cinematically comical and worthy of a Peter Sellers role were the rogue regime not actively developing nuclear weapons and long-distance missiles to deliver or orbit them.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: mythman, 4/5/2013 9:34:41 AM     (No. 9260735)

The old Communist ploy is working:
1) Threaten war
2) Bring nukes on line

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Reply 2 - Posted by: fishbone, 4/5/2013 9:44:58 AM     (No. 9260765)

Take 0bama to bow to The Un! Stat!

There, that ought to ease tensions. s/o

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Reply 3 - Posted by: fishbone, 4/5/2013 9:46:36 AM     (No. 9260774)

Darn. I´m not awake enough this morning. After reading my previous post, I realized I should have said "The One to The Un".

Oh well, it was funny in MY head. :-)

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Salt5792, 4/5/2013 10:28:37 AM     (No. 9260864)

Note to Kim: Don´t expect anything consistent or intelligent from this Administration.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: LudicrousSextus, 4/5/2013 11:04:10 AM     (No. 9260951)

Cool. President Pansy at least puts some accuracy in his job description...

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Reply 6 - Posted by: SouthSanAntonio, 4/5/2013 11:11:48 AM     (No. 9260963)

The Chinese created this problem.

The Chinese need to clean it up now!!!

Otherwise all the nuclear fallout from the parking lot that used to be North Korea is going to cause a lot of problems for Beijing.

Oh wait, I just remembered that Øvomit is president and Kerry is SOS. Never mind. North Korea will nuke us and Øvomit will issue an apology the next day while Kerry will appear before the UN to confess how the evil United States deserved what we got...

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Whamdbambam, 4/5/2013 11:27:37 AM     (No. 9261008)

Leading from behind. Again.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: dadofboys, 4/5/2013 11:53:20 AM     (No. 9261070)

What will happen is what always happens. We will open our wallets and pay them to go away with loans, oil etc.... Been there, done that.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Pearson365, 4/5/2013 12:00:55 PM     (No. 9261086)

What we should fear is Obama secretly agreeing to eliminate the small US military presence in SK in return for a meaningless NK agreement to eliminate its tiny arsenal of nukes.

NK has a million man army and 3+ million reserves that could quickly seize Seoul and much of the SK peninsula. Unlike 1951-53, the US does not possess a post-WWII navy and army large enough to retake SK. The grandson of the communist leader who launched the Korean War may finally win the war stopped by an armistice.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: OkieTom, 4/5/2013 12:44:36 PM     (No. 9261182)

I´m sure there is an anti NK video to blame for all this.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: dman, 4/5/2013 12:51:58 PM     (No. 9261209)

Blink.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: TXknitter, 4/5/2013 12:54:13 PM     (No. 9261211)

Swiss friends emailed me that they expect the U.S. to again talk big but do nothing. Thanks Obama.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: ratslayer, 4/5/2013 1:03:44 PM     (No. 9261229)

Bold Commander Barry Brick,slayer of Osama, retreats before child Nork doofus banging his sippy cup.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: udanja99, 4/5/2013 1:25:04 PM     (No. 9261262)

I miss Ronald Reagan.

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