Those Drones

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    Yeah, I know there's x number of threads already. This is one more. Not a 'reliable source,' but a conversation I think worthy to have. There are links aplenty, but enough her for discussion, I'd think.

    Bookworm Room » The worst thing about those drone strikes is Obama?s moral preening and hypocrisy

     
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    Best way to ruin a good thing is to let a buncha politicians get involved...
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    Obama to give white paper on targeted killings to Congress
    Wed February 6, 2013 - The Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday morning will receive a classified document that seeks to justify the administration's policy of targeting Americans overseas via drone attacks, chairwoman Dianne Feinstein said late Wednesday.
     
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    I'm willing to give Obama a break on this one. After all, it's the only thing he's done right.
     
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    Back this up, please. With actual quotes.

    I only wish you people got upset when we gave Dubya the authority to deem anyone a terrorist without trial.
     
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    There was no reason to have a trial about Anwar al-Awlaki's treason. 13 murdered Ft. Hood soldiers are evidence enuff of treason. Nidal Hassan's computer hard drive provided all the forensics needed.

    Due process doesn't apply for treasonous war criminals. Death by drone was just punishment. It is certain no more Americans will be killed due to al-Awlaki's al-Queda activities because death is a permanent end to
    his traitorous jihad.

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    Prob'ly copies of the drone Iran shot down an' give to `em...
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    Chinese drones pose threat: experts
    Mon, May 06, 2013 - NATIONAL DEFENSE:The US co-author of a recent report on Chinese drones said the PLA is probably already using UAVs to keep an eye on Kinmen, Matsu and Dongyin
     

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