posted on 02/01/2012 7:37:54 AM PST
The tugs should have it there by July...
posted on 02/01/2012 7:40:46 AM PST
France will send a "Charles de Gaulle" nuclear aircraft carrier
Shouldn't that read The Charles de Gaulle nuclear aircraft carrier, since the Charles de Gaulle is a class of one?
posted on 02/01/2012 7:41:12 AM PST
(Is the /sarc tag really necessary?)
Need somebody there in case a surrender is warranted.
posted on 02/01/2012 7:41:43 AM PST
(Excising a cancer before it kills us waters the Tree of Liberty! TERM LIMITS, NOW AND FOREVER!)
Seems they could surrender with a much smaller ship.
posted on 02/01/2012 7:43:21 AM PST
(Welcome to the new USSA (United Socialist States of Amerika))
Has France given indicated which side they plan to fight on?
Perhaps they’ll wait to see how things go before deciding.
posted on 02/01/2012 7:45:21 AM PST
by Steely Tom
(Obama goes on long after the thrill of Obama is gone)
French aircraft carrier? They're gonna need a really big white flag.
posted on 02/01/2012 7:45:54 AM PST
("Obama Bulbs" - That's what I call the new CFL light bulbs...because they're not too bright.)
MSM tries to make the carrier seem as though it’s a floating nuclear bomb......
“Nuclear Aircraft Carrier!!!!!” OMG!!!
posted on 02/01/2012 7:48:03 AM PST
by G Larry
(I dream of a day when a man is judged by the content of his character)
(L)USS Enterprise---(R)Charles de Gaulle
posted on 02/01/2012 7:50:03 AM PST
(Rush Limbaugh: Ron Paul sounds like an Islamic terrorist)
How many nuclear aircraft does it carry?
posted on 02/01/2012 7:55:49 AM PST
by real saxophonist
(The fact that you play tuba doesn't make you any less lethal. -USMC bandsman in Iraq)
The “Charles de Gaulle:” You know a nation does not have a serious naval tradition when they have to name their best ships after guys who served in the ARMY. I mean, why not call it the “Jean-Francois Darlan?”
posted on 02/01/2012 8:06:00 AM PST
(Obama regime mission statement: "Find the people working, and stop them!")
French aircraft carrier - does it steam fastest in reverse?
posted on 02/01/2012 8:08:35 AM PST
(Eat the rich only if you're certain it's your last meal)
It is possible they have already surrendered to Iran. They let Iran have their Battleship as part of the surrender?
posted on 02/01/2012 8:49:12 AM PST
(It's gonna be a Newt day!)
posted on 02/01/2012 8:53:48 AM PST
(It runs on champagne? Who knew?)
Hope the props are torqued up tight, the AC and toilets are working. God speed and good sailing.
posted on 02/01/2012 9:45:36 AM PST
by Jack of all Trades
(Hold your face to the light, even though for the moment you do not see.)
Greenpeace acting up again?
posted on 02/01/2012 10:06:41 AM PST
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posted on 02/01/2012 11:36:38 AM PST
(Who cares if they are"electable" if they are going to govern like Democrats? -noprogs)
Besides, the army is the only real fighting force.
posted on 02/01/2012 12:09:34 PM PST
("The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.")
This is a formidable force by modern European standards.
If they can get it there.
We and the Japanese are the only countries that have done well with this class.
posted on 02/01/2012 7:18:18 PM PST
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