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A day in the life of President Bush (Many photos) 9-23-2008
White House and other sources ^ | September 23, 2008

Posted on 09/23/2008 7:21:33 PM PDT by Kaslin

This morning President Bush addressed the United Nations general assembly for the last time. Transcript
After the address he and the first Lady met with some political dissident at Governors Island in New York City Transcript
Vice President Cheney attended a weekly House Republican conferencemeeting on Capitol Hill

Secretary of Defense Robert Gates testified today on Capitol Hill before the Armed Forces Committee on Afghanistan and Iraq
Vice Presidential candidate, Governor Sarah Palin met this morning in New York City with Afghan President Hamid Karzai. She also met with Colombia's President Alvaro Uribe and former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger


Enjoy your visit to Sanity Island



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Quote of the day

As the 21st century unfolds, some may be tempted to assume that the threat has receded. This would be comforting; it would be wrong. The terrorists believe time is on their side, so they made waiting out civilized nations part of their strategy. We must not allow them to succeed. The nations of this body must stand united in the fight against terror. We must continue working to deny the terrorists refuge anywhere in the world, including ungoverned spaces. We must remain vigilant against proliferation -- by fully implementing the terms of Security Council Resolution 1540, and enforcing sanctions against North Korea and Iran. We must not relent until our people are safe from this threat to civilization.

To uphold the Charter's promise of peace and security in the 21st century, we must also confront the ideology of the terrorists. At its core, the struggle against extremists is a battle of ideas. The terrorists envision a world in which religious freedom is denied, women are oppressed, and all dissent is crushed. The nations of this chamber must present a more hopeful alternative -- a vision where people can speak freely, and worship as they choose, and pursue their dreams in liberty.

Advancing the vision of freedom serves our highest ideals, as expressed in the U.N.'s Charter's commitment to "the dignity and worth of the human person." Advancing this vision also serves our security interests. History shows that when citizens have a voice in choosing their own leaders, they are less likely to search for meaning in radical ideologies. And when governments respect the rights of their people, they're more likely to respect the rights of their neighbors.

For all these reasons, the nations of this body must challenge tyranny as vigorously as we challenge terror. Some question whether people in certain parts of the world actually desire freedom. This self-serving condescension has been disproved before our eyes. From the voting booths of Afghanistan, Iraq, and Liberia, to the Orange Revolution in Ukraine and the Rose Revolution in Georgia, to the Cedar Revolution in Lebanon and the Tulip Revolution in Kyrgyzstan, we have seen people consistently make the courageous decision to demand their liberty. For all the suggestions to the contrary, the truth is that whenever or wherever people are given the choice, they choose freedom.

Nations in these chambers have supported the efforts of dissidents and reformers and civil society advocates in newly free societies throughout the new United Nations Democracy Fund. And we appreciate those efforts. And as young democracies around the world continue to make brave stands for liberty, multilateral organizations like the United Nations must continue to stand with them.

In Afghanistan, a determined people are working to overcome decades of tyranny, and protect their newly-free society. They have strong support from all 26 nations of the NATO Alliance. I appreciate the United Nations' decision this week to renew the mandate for the International Security Assistance Force in Afghanistan. The United Nations is also an active civilian presence in Afghanistan, where experts are doing important work helping to improve education, facilitate humanitarian aid, and protect human rights. We must continue to help the Afghan people defend their young democracy -- so the Taliban does not return to power, and Afghanistan is never again a safe haven for terror.

In Iraq, the fight has been difficult, yet daily life has improved dramatically over the past 20 months -- thanks to the courage of the Iraqi people, a determined coalition of nations, and a surge of American troops. The United Nations has provided the mandate for multinational forces in Iraq through this December. And the United Nations is carrying out an ambitious strategy to strengthen Iraq's democracy, including helping Iraqis prepare for their next round of free elections. Whatever disagreements our nations have had on Iraq, we should all welcome this progress toward stability and peace -- and we should stand united in helping Iraq's democracy succeed.

We must stand united in our support of other young democracies, from the people of Lebanon struggling to maintain their hard-won independence, to the people of the Palestinian Territories, who deserve a free and peaceful state of their own. We must stand united in our support of the people of Georgia. The United Nations Charter sets forth the "equal rights of nations large and small." Russia's invasion of Georgia was a violation of those words. Young democracies around the world are watching to see how we respond to this test. The United States has worked with allies in multilateral institutions like the European Union and NATO to uphold Georgia's territorial integrity and provide humanitarian relief. And our nations will continue to support Georgia's democracy.

In this chamber are representatives of Georgia and Ukraine and Lebanon and Afghanistan and Liberia and Iraq, and other brave young democracies. We admire your courage. We honor your sacrifices. We thank you for your inspiring example. We will continue to stand with all who stand for freedom. This noble goal is worthy of the United Nations, and it should have the support of every member in this assembly.

Extending the reach of political freedom is essential to prevailing in the great struggle of our time -- but it is not enough. Many in this chamber have answered the call to help their brothers and sisters in need by working to alleviate hopelessness. These efforts to improve the human condition honor the highest ideals of this institution. They also advance our security interests. The extremists find their most fertile recruiting grounds in societies trapped in chaos and despair -- places where people see no prospect of a better life. In the shadows of hopelessness, radicalism thrives. And eventually, that radicalism can boil over into violence and cross borders and take innocent lives across the world.

Overcoming hopelessness requires addressing its causes -- poverty, disease, and ignorance. Challenging these conditions is in the interest of every nation in this chamber. And democracies are particularly well-positioned to carry out this work. Because we have experience responding to the needs of our own people, we're natural partners in helping other nations respond to the needs of theirs. Together, we must commit our resources and efforts to advancing education and health and prosperity.


Photos of the day

Mrs. Laura Bush participates in a drop-by meeting on food security Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008, in New York. White House photo by Eric Draper

President Bush, left, and first lady Laura Bush, center, listen to U Kovida, right, a monk from Burma, after posing for a group photo with with political dissidents on Governors Island, Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008, in New York.

1 posted on 09/23/2008 7:21:33 PM PDT by Kaslin
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To: Kaslin

hi


2 posted on 09/23/2008 7:22:18 PM PDT by Jewels1091
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To: 1Peter2:16; 2Jedismom; 2Trievers; 4mycountry; A_perfect_lady; admiralsn; Alberta's Child; ...
Dose Ping

please wait for the all clear before posting or reposting any photos or graphics related to this thread – thanks

Please Pray for President Bush Day – Day 2932 & McCain/Palin – Day 26

3 posted on 09/23/2008 7:23:04 PM PDT by Kaslin (Vote Democrat if you like high gas prices at the pump)
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To: Kaslin

bttt


4 posted on 09/23/2008 7:24:32 PM PDT by Liberty Valance (Keep a simple manner for a happy life ;o)
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To: Kaslin
A warning to trolls, disruptors and other idiots:

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5 posted on 09/23/2008 7:24:34 PM PDT by Kaslin (Vote Democrat if you like high gas prices at the pump)
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U.S. President George W. Bush (R) meets with the Pakistan's President Asif Ali Zardari at the United Nations General Assembly in New York, September 23, 2008.

President Bush meets with Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari, in New York, Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008. The president is scheduled to address the United Nations General Assembly later today


6 posted on 09/23/2008 7:25:32 PM PDT by Kaslin (Vote Democrat if you like high gas prices at the pump)
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President Bush meets with Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari in New York, Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008. The president is scheduled to address the United Nations General Assembly later today.


7 posted on 09/23/2008 7:26:31 PM PDT by Kaslin (Vote Democrat if you like high gas prices at the pump)
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U.S. President George W. Bush (R) meets with the President of Pakistan Asif Ali Zardari at the United Nations General Assembly in New York September 23, 2008.


8 posted on 09/23/2008 7:27:15 PM PDT by Kaslin (Vote Democrat if you like high gas prices at the pump)
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President Bush gestures during his meeting with the President of Uganda Yoweri Museveni, Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008, in New York.

U.S. President George W. Bush (R) meets Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni at the United Nations General Assembly in New York, September 23, 2008

U.S. President George W. Bush (R) listens to Iraqi President Jalal Talabani during a meeting with the Iraq Coalition at the United Nations General Assembly at U.N. Headquarters in New York September 23, 2008.

U.S. President George W. Bush (R) speaks with Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao during a dinner at U.N. Headquarters in New York September 23, 2008.

President Bush delivers a toast to United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, right, at a dinner for heads of state during the 63rd session of the U.N. General Assembly Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008 at U.N. Headquarters.

9 posted on 09/23/2008 7:28:05 PM PDT by Kaslin (Vote Democrat if you like high gas prices at the pump)
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President Bush arrives to address the 63rd session of the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008. U.N. Chief of Protocol Alice Hecht walked behind Bush

U.S. President George W. Bush arrives for his address to the 63rd United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters in New York September 23, 2008

President Bush, sits in the chair reserved for heads of state before addressing the 63rd session of the United Nations General Assembly Tuesday, Sept. 23 2008 at the United Nations.

President Bush arrives to address the 63rd session of the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008.

President Bush walks past U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, prior to addressing the 63rd session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York, Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008.

10 posted on 09/23/2008 7:29:41 PM PDT by Kaslin (Vote Democrat if you like high gas prices at the pump)
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To: Kaslin

Could you add me? Thanks.


11 posted on 09/23/2008 7:30:00 PM PDT by rwfromkansas ("Carve your name on hearts, not marble." - C.H. Spurgeon)
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To: Kaslin

President Bush addresses the 63rd session of the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008.

President George W. Bush speaks during the 63rd United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters in New York September 23, 2008.

President Bush delivers remarks to the 63rd session of the United Nations General Assembly, Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008, in New York

U.S. President George W. Bush addresses the 63rd United Nations General Assembly at the U.N. headquarters in New York September 23, 2008.

US President George W. Bush addresses the 63rd session of the United Nations General Assembly at the United Nations in New York. World leaders called for urgent steps to tackle the global financial crisis and said the time had come for a sweeping reform of multilateral institutions, including the UN Security Council.

President President George W. Bush speaks during the 63rd United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters in New York September 23, 2008.

President Bush addresses the 63rd session of the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008


12 posted on 09/23/2008 7:30:29 PM PDT by Kaslin (Vote Democrat if you like high gas prices at the pump)
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U.S. President George W. Bush addresses the 63rd session of the United Nations General Assembly Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008.

U.S. President George W. Bush addresses the 63rd United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters in New York September 23, 2008.

President Bush addresses the 63rd session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York, Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008. Listening behind the president are, from left, U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, General Assembly President Miguel d'Escoto Brockman, and Undersecretary General Shaaban M. Shaaban.

President Bush speaks during the 63rd General Assembly Tuesday, Sept. 23 2008 at the United Nations>p>

President Bush addresses the 63rd session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York, Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008


13 posted on 09/23/2008 7:31:47 PM PDT by Kaslin (Vote Democrat if you like high gas prices at the pump)
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President Bush speaks during the 63rd General Assembly Tuesday, Sept. 23 2008 at the United Nations.

President Bush addresses the 63rd United Nations General Assembly, Tuesday, Sept. 23 2008, at the United Nations.

U.S. President George W. Bush speaks during the 63rd United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters in New York September 23, 2008.

President Bush delivers remarks to the United Nations General Assembly, Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008, in New York.

14 posted on 09/23/2008 7:32:51 PM PDT by Kaslin (Vote Democrat if you like high gas prices at the pump)
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U.S. President George W. Bush addresses the 63rd United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters in New York September 23, 2008.


15 posted on 09/23/2008 7:34:38 PM PDT by Kaslin (Vote Democrat if you like high gas prices at the pump)
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U.S. President George W. Bush sits in a chair after addressing the 63rd United Nations General Assembly at the U.N. headquarters in New York September 23, 2008

U.S. President George W. Bush walks away from the podium after addressing the 63rd United Nations General Assembly at the U.N. headquarters in New York September 23, 2008.

President Bush walks away from the podium after delivering remarks at the 63rd session of the United Nations General Assembly, Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008, in New York.

16 posted on 09/23/2008 7:36:06 PM PDT by Kaslin (Vote Democrat if you like high gas prices at the pump)
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U.S. President George W. Bush (L) meets Leader of the Other Russia Coalition Garry Kasparov and other dissidents on Governors Island in New York September 23, 2008.

U.S. President George W. Bush meets with dissidents on Governors Island in New York September 23, 2008.

17 posted on 09/23/2008 7:36:51 PM PDT by Kaslin (Vote Democrat if you like high gas prices at the pump)
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To: Kaslin

Thanks for the photos! I had to miss most of this today because of family commitments.

I don’t post here often, but I do check in. Thanks again!


18 posted on 09/23/2008 7:38:09 PM PDT by Miss Marple
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To: Kaslin

U.S. President George W. Bush (L) walks with Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and first lady Laura Bush to a meeting with dissidents on Governors Island, New York September 23, 2008.

President Bush, left, waves to the media as he arrives for a photo-op with first lady Laura Bush, center, and Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008 on Governor's Island in New York. Bush had lunch on the island and was photographed with a group of political dissidents

President Bush, center, and first lady Laura Bush, poses for a group photo with political dissidents on Governors Island, Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008, in New York. At far right is Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice.

President Bush, left, and first lady Laura Bush, center, listen to U Kovida, right, a monk from Burma, after posing for a group photo with with political dissidents on Governors Island, Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008, in New York.

President Bush, left, and first lady Laura Bush, center, listen to U Kovida, right, a monk from Burma, after posing for a group photo with with political dissidents on Governors Island, Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008, in New York.

U.S. President George W. Bush (L) and first lady Laura Bush (2nd L) listen to a Burmese monk U Kovida during a meeting with dissidents on Governors Island in New York September 23, 2008.

19 posted on 09/23/2008 7:39:25 PM PDT by Kaslin (Vote Democrat if you like high gas prices at the pump)
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U.S first lady Laura Bush listens to the address by her husband U.S. President George W. Bush to the 63rd United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters in New York September 23, 2008.

First lady Laura Bush, left, listens from the gallery as her husband President Bush speaks during the 63rd General Assembly Tuesday, Sept. 23 2008 at the United Nations. To her right are Yoo Soon-Taek, wife of Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, center, and Carla Bruni-Sarkozy, far right, wife of French president Nicolas Sarkozy

(L-R) U.S. first lady Laura Bush sits with Yoo Soon-taek (C), wife of U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and Carla Bruni-Sarkozy, wife of French President Nicolas Sarkozy, as they listen to the address of U.S. President George W. Bush to the 63rd United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters in New York, September 23, 2008

20 posted on 09/23/2008 7:40:09 PM PDT by Kaslin (Vote Democrat if you like high gas prices at the pump)
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To: Kaslin
Thanks for the pics. I am reminded of the day the President addressed the General Assembly shortly after 9/11.

How far we have come. It's remarkable to me to see George Bush giving his last address to the UN.

God bless him and Laura. I suspect the President will be doing much for the world even after he leaves office.

21 posted on 09/23/2008 7:45:36 PM PDT by what's up
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To: Kaslin
From the White House


President George W. Bush shakes hands with President Asif Ali Zardari of Pakistan during their meeting Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008, at The Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York. Said President Bush, "Pakistan is an ally, and I look forward to deepening our relationship... Your words have been very strong about Pakistan's sovereign right and sovereign duty to protect your country, and the United States wants to help." White House photo by Eric Draper

President George W. Bush greets Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008, at The Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York. President Bush thanked his counterpart for implementing the Malaria Initiative and said, "There's been over 200,000 bed nets distributed in your country, Mr. President, and that's because of the leadership of you and the organization of your government." White House photo by Eric Draper

22 posted on 09/23/2008 7:45:44 PM PDT by Kaslin (Vote Democrat if you like high gas prices at the pump)
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President George W. Bush acknowledges the audience after delivering remarks Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008, to the United Nations General Assembly in New York. In his last address as President of the United States, President Bush said, "The United Nations is an organization of extraordinary potential. As the United Nations rebuilds its headquarters, it must also open the door to a new age of transparency, accountability, and seriousness of purpose. With determination and clear purpose, the United Nations can be a powerful force for good as we head into the 21st Century." White House photo by Eric Draper

President George W. Bush delivers remarks to the United Nations General Assembly Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008, in New York. In his eighth and final speech before the assembly, the President highlighted how the United States has partnered closely with other nations to address global challenges an urged the U.N. and other multilateral organizations to continue to actively confront terror. White House photo by Chris Greenberg

23 posted on 09/23/2008 7:47:21 PM PDT by Kaslin (Vote Democrat if you like high gas prices at the pump)
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President George W. Bush speaks before the United Nations General Assembly Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008, in New York City. The President told his audience, "Advancing the vision of freedom serves our highest ideals, as expressed in the U.N.'s Charter's commitment to "the dignity and worth of the human person." Advancing this vision also serves our security interests. History shows that when citizens have a voice in choosing their own leaders, they are less likely to search for meaning in radical ideologies. And when governments respect the rights of their people, they're more likely to respect the rights of their neighbors." White House photo by Chris Greenberg Full Story

President George W. Bush and Mrs. Laura Bush participate in a photo opportunity with dissidents Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008, on Governors Island in New York. White House photo by Eric Draper

24 posted on 09/23/2008 7:48:36 PM PDT by Kaslin (Vote Democrat if you like high gas prices at the pump)
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President George W. Bush and Mrs. Laura Bush participate in a photo opportunity with dissidents Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008, on Governors Island in New York. White House photo by Eric Draper

Mrs. Laura Bush participates in a drop-by meeting on food security Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008, in New York. White House photo by Eric Draper

President George W. Bush and Mrs. Laura Bush participate in a drop by meeting on food security Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008, in New York. "The United States has made a very strong and powerful commitment to help those who need food," President Bush said following his participation in the meeting. White House photo by Eric Draper

25 posted on 09/23/2008 7:49:32 PM PDT by Kaslin (Vote Democrat if you like high gas prices at the pump)
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To: Kaslin; snugs

Vice President Dick Cheney leaves a luncheon with Republican lawmakers on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008

Vice President Dick Cheney is seen departing the weekly House Republican conference meeting, Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008, on Capitol Hill in Washington

26 posted on 09/23/2008 7:50:51 PM PDT by Kaslin (Vote Democrat if you like high gas prices at the pump)
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Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, right, walks past Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, lower left, to her seat, prior to President Bush's remarks to the United Nations General Assembly, Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008, in New York

U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice (L) and U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Zalmay Khalilzad (2nd R) listen as U.S. President President George W. Bush speaks during the 63rd United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters in New York September 23, 2008.

27 posted on 09/23/2008 7:52:02 PM PDT by Kaslin (Vote Democrat if you like high gas prices at the pump)
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Defense Secretary Robert Gates, left, followed by Joint Chiefs of Staff Vice Chairman, Marine Corps Gen. James Cartwright, arrive on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008, to testify before the Senate Armed Services Committee.

Defense Secretary Robert Gates, left, and Sen. John Warner, R-Va., right, share a laugh on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008, as Joint Chiefs Vice Chairman, Marine Corps Gen. James Cartwright, center, looks on, prior to a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing

28 posted on 09/23/2008 7:53:01 PM PDT by Kaslin (Vote Democrat if you like high gas prices at the pump)
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Defense Secretary Robert Gates testifies at a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee on the situations in Iraq and Afghanistan, on Capitol Hill in Washington September 23, 2008.

Defense Secretary Robert Gates pauses as he testifies at a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee on the situations in Iraq and Afghanistan, on Capitol Hill in Washington September 23, 2008.

US Defense Secretary Robert Gates (L) and Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. James Cartwright (R) testify before the Senate Armed Services Committee in Washington, DC. Gates cautioned Tuesday against a rapid US military expansion in Afghanistan, stressing instead the need to build up the Afghan army.

29 posted on 09/23/2008 7:54:00 PM PDT by Kaslin (Vote Democrat if you like high gas prices at the pump)
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Defense Secretary Robert Gates (R) testifies at a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee on the situations in Iraq and Afghanistan, on Capitol Hill in Washington September 23, 2008.

Defense Secretary Robert Gates testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008, before the Senate Armed Services Committee.

U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates (L) and Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff US Marine Corps Gen. James Cartwright (R) give testimony at a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee on the situations in Iraq and Afghanistan, on Capitol Hill in Washington September 23, 2008

U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates (R) listens to Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff US Marine Corps Gen. James Cartwright (L) testify at a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee on the situations in Iraq and Afghanistan, on Capitol Hill in Washington September 23, 2008.

U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates looks at his notes as he testifies at a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee on the situations in Iraq and Afghanistan, on Capitol Hill in Washington September 23, 2008.

Joint Chiefs Vice Chairman, Marine Corps Gen. James Cartwright, right, and Defense Secretary Robert Gates testify on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008, before the Senate Armed Services Committee.

Defense Secretary Robert Gates, left, and Joint Chiefs of Staff Vice Chairman, Marine Corps Gen. James Cartwright, testify on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008, before the Senate Armed Services Committee.

30 posted on 09/23/2008 7:55:04 PM PDT by Kaslin (Vote Democrat if you like high gas prices at the pump)
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Republican vice presidential candidate Gov. Sarah Palin leaves her hotel for a meeting with Afghan President Hamid Karzai, Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008, in New York.

Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin, left, meets Afghan President Hamid Karzai, Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008, in New York.

U.S. Republican vice-presidential nominee, Alaska Governor Sarah Palin (L) meets Colombia's President Alvaro Uribe at the Colombian mission residence in New York September 23, 2008.

U.S. Republican vice-presidential nominee Alaska Governor Sarah Palin (L) and Colombia's President Alvaro Uribe talk outside the Colombian mission residence in New York September 23, 2008.

U.S. Republican vice-presidential nominee Alaska Governor Sarah Palin (R) meets former U.S. Secretary of State Henry Kissinger at his office in New York September 23, 2008.


31 posted on 09/23/2008 7:55:59 PM PDT by Kaslin (Vote Democrat if you like high gas prices at the pump)
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To: Kaslin

Feel free to post or repost any photos that are related to this thread.

33 posted on 09/23/2008 7:59:18 PM PDT by Kaslin (Vote Democrat if you like high gas prices at the pump)
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To: Jewels1091
Hi and

Toaster winner

34 posted on 09/23/2008 8:00:58 PM PDT by Kaslin (Vote Democrat if you like high gas prices at the pump)
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"Someone help me - I mustn't look again."

36 posted on 09/23/2008 8:01:26 PM PDT by unspun (Tell the truth about Obama to all you know.)
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To: rwfromkansas

Gladly


37 posted on 09/23/2008 8:02:56 PM PDT by Kaslin (Vote Democrat if you like high gas prices at the pump)
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To: Kaslin

It’s been a long time!


38 posted on 09/23/2008 8:03:04 PM PDT by Jewels1091
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"After this, I plan to go upstate - I am such a Syracuse fan."

39 posted on 09/23/2008 8:03:33 PM PDT by unspun (Tell the truth about Obama to all you know.)
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I would like he photo of the day for the toaster, please!


40 posted on 09/23/2008 8:03:44 PM PDT by Jewels1091
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To: MHGinTN; Kaslin

To whom are you referring ?


41 posted on 09/23/2008 8:05:40 PM PDT by STARWISE (They (Dims) think of this WOT as Bush's war, not America's war-RichardMiniter, respected OBL author)
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To: Miss Marple

My pleasure. You’re very welcome. Great to see you.


43 posted on 09/23/2008 8:08:14 PM PDT by Kaslin (Vote Democrat if you like high gas prices at the pump)
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To: MHGinTN; Admin Moderator

Language .. take it elsewhere.


45 posted on 09/23/2008 8:14:23 PM PDT by STARWISE (They (Dims) think of this WOT as Bush's war, not America's war-RichardMiniter, respected OBL author)
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To: unspun
"After this, I plan to go upstate - I am such a Syracuse fan."

He may be a fan of the former King William III of Orange.

46 posted on 09/23/2008 8:15:58 PM PDT by FreeReign
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To: what's up
You're quite welcome.

I think most of us remember when he gave his first address to the General Assembly

I would think so too and also Laura

47 posted on 09/23/2008 8:16:30 PM PDT by Kaslin (Vote Democrat if you like high gas prices at the pump)
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To: MHGinTN

Who are you talking about?


48 posted on 09/23/2008 8:20:03 PM PDT by Kaslin (Vote Democrat if you like high gas prices at the pump)
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To: Jewels1091; snugs

See post #40


49 posted on 09/23/2008 8:22:08 PM PDT by Kaslin (Vote Democrat if you like high gas prices at the pump)
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