[ExI] riots again

Mirco Romanato painlord2k at libero.it
Sat Oct 6 20:14:28 UTC 2012

Il 06/10/2012 20:25, Mike Dougherty ha scritto:
> On Sat, Oct 6, 2012 at 10:32 AM, John Clark <johnkclark at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I am delighted that you think the USA should have done something in response
>> to 911, but I wonder what exactly you had in mind. Jeff Davis, who has views
>> similar to yours regarding Afghanistan, implied that even economic sanctions
>> was being too mean to Iraq when it invaded Kuwait in 1990; so would a severe
>> tongue lashing to Afghanistan after 911 have been OK, or would that still be
>> too mean by causing needless emotional trauma to the poor leaders of the
>> Taliban and Al-Qaeda?

> You keep rope in the trunk of your car just in case you find yourself
> at a lynch mob in need of direction, don't you?

> That's not a judgement, it's just a hypothesis.

My hypothesis is you have nothing to replying and are just looking for 
avoiding to do so.

Could you, in you illuminated enlightenment, suggest the right course of 
action after the 9/11 for the US and the rest of the Western World.


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