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When Muslims Fall Out
American Thinker, by Mike Konrad

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Posted By:trapper, 8/12/2014 9:13:13 AM

The U.S. is now bombing ISIS positions in Iraq. Before we get heavily involved in a losing battle – no matter who wins, we lose – the U.S. should consider its options wisely. We should not let emotional pleas overrule reason. By all means, the USA should drop food, tents, medical supplies, and even some small arms for self-defense to the Christians and Yazidis in Northern Iraq. Innocents should not be allowed to die. Beyond that limited involvement, America should do nothing. Why? Because Shia Iran is terrified of Sunni ISIS. Remember Iran? The mullah-ridden state trying to build nuclear

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Reply 1 - Posted by: secondtimelucky, 8/12/2014 9:45:46 AM     (No. 9962779)

this prompted me to think in a completely different direction.

interesting...

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Reply 2 - Posted by: eoddad, 8/12/2014 9:51:27 AM     (No. 9962782)

Exactly what #1 said.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: MDMuskrat, 8/12/2014 10:06:03 AM     (No. 9962798)

Mike, I agree with you (and posts #1,2) 100%. But your argument, while tight, fails to address one very important group...

Kurds.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: bpl40, 8/12/2014 10:37:55 AM     (No. 9962852)

Agree with #s 1 & 2. I initially thought it was about differences between 0bama/Jarrett and the Muslim Brotherhood. Oh well...

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Reply 5 - Posted by: StuartL, 8/12/2014 11:33:25 AM     (No. 9962957)

Indeed. Stay out of it and let the factions reduce each other´s number, then deal with whatever´s left.

But as #2 points out, the build-a-wall-around-them-and-send-in-better-weapons approach has one major difficulty. Loyalty, decency, and common humanity (not the manufactured left-squish variety) demand that we find a Whey to help the Kurds.

And before anyone jumps down my throat, please recall that sometimes gallows humor, or even infantile puns, are what we need to help us through soul-crushing times.


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Reply 6 - Posted by: fishbone, 8/12/2014 11:55:42 AM     (No. 9963010)

Fortunately for us, we have a Universe Class pResident in performing the action depicted by Mike Konrad´s last 2 words of his article: "Do nothing!"

Also, "Never interrupt the enemy when he´s making a mistake." That goes doubly so because we have 2 enemies doing exactly as their nature demands.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: agrunt, 8/12/2014 2:09:26 PM     (No. 9963249)

I´d just let them fight it out and then deal with the winner. But there are the Christians and Kurds in the area. So we need to do something. Small tactical nukes with the note attached "let my people go" (ok I know that has been used before) but just warn to allow the Christians and Kurds to be unharmed as may be best. When they are through being what they are savages killing one and other there will be plenty of land for the Christians to resettle.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: MDMuskrat, 8/12/2014 2:15:14 PM     (No. 9963263)

#5: Beautiful! Without your final para, I would´ve missed it completely.

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