posted on 05/15/2010 7:55:37 PM PDT
("You hit somebody with your fist and not with your fingers spread:-General Heinz Guderian)
The war served its purpose for eight yearsit cost Iran more than one million dead or maimed, and approximately $300 billion of damage to its economy.
Lotta extra men when each man can have four wives...
posted on 05/15/2010 8:14:16 PM PDT
(Americans..speak of capitalism's glories(rather)than of socialism's greatness. Elena Kagan (thesis))
posted on 05/15/2010 8:17:52 PM PDT
by Army Air Corps
(Four fried chickens and a coke)
History has shown that there are many countries against the idea of a powerful Islamic Republic
Unfortunately is has also shown few possess the stomach to stop them, and we can probably now count the U.S.A. in that list.
Look to history. When is the last time a Persian army was victorious?
Against Saddam doesn't count, that was a draw. Iran fought Iraq for 8 years and made almost no progress. The US took out Iraq in 3 weeks.
posted on 05/15/2010 10:16:31 PM PDT
by Jabba the Nutt
(Are they insane, stupid or just evil?)
Next Saudi either fields it’s own nukes or some deal is cobbled together to bring the Gulf States under someone else’s nuclear “umbrella”. Can you say Cold War II?
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