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Bush to Arrogant Chileans: Hands Off My Guards
Newsmax.com | Nov. 21, 2004

Posted on 11/21/2004 9:55:13 AM PST by ArmyBratproud

In an extraordinary display of physical bravado, President Bush personally overrode Chilean security officials Saturday night who were blocking his Secret Service bodyguards from accompanying him to a state dinner in Santiago.

As Bush stepped inside the cultural center where the dinner was held, Chilean agents closed ranks at the door, blocking the president's agents from following, according to the Associated Press.


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KEYWORDS: apec; bush43; usss
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To: protest1

Can somebody please post images number 2 and 3 from aol news ? Please

Thanks protest1 and your 100% right !


41 posted on 11/21/2004 11:29:34 AM PST by Orlando (www.mensnewsdaily.com, www.mensactivism.org (Support Fathers/Veteran Rights)
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To: No Blue States

Right, after Kerry wrote his own after action report.


42 posted on 11/21/2004 11:31:58 AM PST by Parley Baer
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To: Bloody Sam Roberts
"you need RealPlayer which is spyware extraordinaire. I won't have it on my PC. Just a note to folks who don't want it either."

You're given the choice of Realplayer or Windows Media Player formats.
43 posted on 11/21/2004 2:20:58 PM PST by RightOnTheLeftCoast (You're it)
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To: RightOnTheLeftCoast
You're given the choice of Realplayer or Windows Media Player formats.

Really? I don't see it. Is the choice available before or after I click on the link that says "Bush Secret Service scuffle" just below the pic? The popup I get gives no such choice.

44 posted on 11/21/2004 2:29:32 PM PST by Bloody Sam Roberts (May the wings of Liberty never lose so much as a feather.)
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To: Rosie405

I saw a report in Spanish on Chilean television that said that only the heads of state themselves were permitted to pass through that particular door, and that the security detail was supposed to go through a different door, on the side. However, they had been arguing about this all day, because Chilean security did not want to permit any entry at all to the security of any of the other countries in attendance; I think an agreement had probably been reached to let the US security pass, and the Chileans, either out of confusion or out of malice, suddenly decided to stop them.

IIRC, at the time of the Olympics, the Greeks tried to prevent US security from being armed. (They didn't get away with it, of course.)


45 posted on 11/21/2004 2:35:18 PM PST by livius
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To: ArmyBratproud

We know what would have happened. He'd flee down the river and once it was all under control would come back blame everyone who fixed it and then claim credit and hold a big press conference and tell us all how swell he was.

Man am I glad I don't have to see that for the next 4 years.


46 posted on 11/21/2004 2:36:52 PM PST by festus (Old growth timbers make the best campfires....)
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To: Orlando

This area is for AOL members only. My AOL provides members with the ability to get personalized content and features from AOL all on one page. My AOL lets members customize news, sports and weather; get local movies, TV and event information; access Mail, Portfolio, Alerts and more.

Although you have a valid Screen Name and password, you are not an AOL member.


47 posted on 11/21/2004 2:53:12 PM PST by Rain-maker
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To: Bloody Sam Roberts
"Really? I don't see it. Is the choice available before or after I click on the link that says "Bush Secret Service scuffle" just below the pic? The popup I get gives no such choice."

The site sets a cookie on your system once you've made a selection. You won't see the preference-selector again after that. To change your preference, click on the video link and, when the player comes up, click the button labeled "Customize your Player".
48 posted on 11/21/2004 3:22:31 PM PST by RightOnTheLeftCoast (You're it)
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To: ArmyBratproud
In an extraordinary display of physical bravado

leave it to newsmax to understate. before you flame, please see my other posts on the original threads.

49 posted on 11/21/2004 3:31:46 PM PST by the invisib1e hand (if a man lives long enough, he gets to see the same thing over and over.)
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To: RightOnTheLeftCoast
"Customize your Player".

Thanks. The problem was with my Firefox browser. The customize choice never shows. When I use IE it shows all the extra garbage in the popup window.

Did you hear The President?
"Get your hands off him!"

Great stuff. I wish I could have him over to my place on Super Bowl Sunday to watch the Patriots kick somebody's ass. I'll bet he's a hoot with a couple of beers in him.

50 posted on 11/21/2004 4:46:10 PM PST by Bloody Sam Roberts (May the wings of Liberty never lose so much as a feather.)
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