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January 31, 2003

Surprise, Surprise, Surprise North Korea

Surprise, Surprise, Surprise

North Korea said they were going to make their nuclear facility operational once again. Then they withdrew Jan. 10 from a global anti-nuclear pact. So, the activity now being seen at the site cannot be too much of a surprise, can it? At least they are telling us what they are going to do and then doing it. The North Koreans are nothing if not honest.

So, who is more dangerous, North Korea or Iraq? Rumor has it that the United States is working behind the scenes to find a place for Saddam to go into exile. Could this be a possibility? I am doubtful. Based on the number of statues and pictures the man has displayed of himself, I think he is far too important (in his own mind) to ever give that up willingly. And what country would take him? North Korea? Saudi Arabia? France (why not, they are no help to us anyway)?

Do you still doubt that we are serious about attacking Iraq in the very near future? I have it from a good source (Prarie Dog), that a test which was supposed to be conducted on some British ships next month has been postponed. Can you think of any reason for this change in plans? I think a date has been set and hell will freeze before Georgie Boy changes his mind about going in. Do I think Iraq is a threat? Of course. Do I think that Saddam is willing and able to use weapons of mass destruction against us? Hell yes, he will use them against his own people. Can you imagine the joy he would get killing large numbers of Americans? Should we attack now? I am still undecided, and no, it doesn't have anything to do with the collection of celebrities who are making commercials aimed at getting us all to hold hands and sing "Give Peace A Chance." I would just like more support from other countries before taking on that responsibility. Sure, we could easily kick Saddam's ass and turn that country into rubble, but doing so alone, or even with Britain (which is quickly getting the reputation of being our bitch) further enhances the impression that we are a bully, kicking sand in the face of others, even when the rest of the class doesn't want us to.

Posted by Woundwort at January 31, 2003 12:27 PM | TrackBack
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