[ExI] barack W. obama

spike spike66 at att.net
Sun Sep 27 05:54:32 UTC 2009


> ...On Behalf Of Olga Bourlin
> Subject: Re: [ExI] barack W. obama
> > The current president has come to the same conclusion as his 
> > predecessor on the Gitmo detainees:
> >
> > 
> >
> > Obama has become the new Bush.
> No, Spike.  He's not the new Bush ... Obama inherited this 
> mess...

....but campaigned by saying he would solve it.

> Furthermore, this is not news.  Observe what happened back in 
> May (portion below is from his speech)...

....but he was already elected by May.  How should W have handled it?  The
above isn't necessarily criticism of either W or H.  I sure as hell can't
figure out how to deal with those guys either.  The constitution doesn't
have a category for those who aren't exactly POWs, don't have an actual
country, but can't really be treated as ordinary criminals either.


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