Iranian students refuse to walk on US flag - boo guys doing it

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    Maybe we can arrange an international student exchange. :popcorn:

     
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      And they demand their government doesn’t lie to them either. Better than many of us.
       
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        Try that on just about any campus in America and you will probably see quite the opposite I'm afraid. No one hates America more than certain Americans.
         
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          Certainly. Some people can't realize what they have until they don't have it.
           
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          Agreed. Sunlight is the best disinfectant. It's pretty serious because some of the nation's fundamentalists who typically back whatever the Revolutionary Guard does are calling for resignations.
           
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            What is changing in Iran with this new youthful population? Have they better access to the truth?
            Why would any of them not hate Trump and the US for the economic sanctions that create hardships?
            Sanctions being a device that might help topple that regime, so do students see that as a desirable sacrifice.
            President Trump is in line for credit for his speaking out in those students' behalf = we want you free too.
            What happens if the death of lead-terrorist Solomeini's gives the Iranian protestors a chance to say "we too hate terrorist acts."
            Could be interesting developments for the better = Trump undoing Obama's damage? Do not forget that big tent-meeting Trump arranged that gathered so many Arab nations together to work to root out terrorists' "free play". Just getting them to meet was a feat for peace no other US President has accomplished.
             
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              I think you've hit the nail on the head. They have access to other perspectives on what is happening. They understand that militant leaders are the mutual enemy. I think it would be hard for them not to notice that although we got rid of the tyrant in Iraq we had no intention of replacing him with American rule. In fact, we have given every signal of wanting to get the heck out of there as soon as it is stable. This kind of goes counter to the narrative the government in Iran has preached for years.
               
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                This new generation of Iranians must have gotten wise to the "no clothes emperor", letting their own thought-assemblage guide themselvesThey've seen western nations totally conquer Iraq, Afghanistan yet not impose dictatorships and not plunder the people's property.
                Surely, the majority of people disagree with terrorists strapping suicide bombs onto children? We can only hope that this youth see the restraint that western military-superiority uses. Western nations do not force their rule onto Mideastern nations. Once you conquer a nation's military you can enforce your type of governance into operation. Do you think these protesting Iranians recognize that Iraqis have more freedom, a better life than when ruled by a dictator or "several" dictators? The quality of "keeping promises to his people" might be something they notice about US President Trump?
                 
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                  This could be huge.
                   
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                    In multiple ways for sure. Just think if things work out in a positive way for US/Iran.....AND Trump wins landslide re-election, the Dims/Libs will ALL be on suicide watch.

                    We only think we've seen the left go nuts so far. A few strange combinations of things happening and we may see the total collapse of the left. Albeit by self destruction on their part.:yes:
                     
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                      What ive gotten is trump is a long game guy. Takes losses on his property initially=make millions on same property down the road.

                      Pulls troops out of syria, dems slam him=Baghdadi gets whacked.

                      Kills #2 Iranian general, dems slam him=Iranian people start rising up in iran
                       
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                        All I can add is this….
                         
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                        Everybody duck, 'cause Dims' barrels are bent.
                         
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                        I really can't believe they jumped on the wrong side of this one so hard with both feet. Times have certainly changed. I have a hard time believing that even a dyed in the wool like Dick Gephardt would not have been ready with a high-five on this one if he was still Speaker.
                         
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                        They should have put an US flag along the walk between House and Senate so Snow White and her seven dwarves could walk on it while delivering their partisan impeachment document
                         
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                          Meanwhile, in Milwaukee last night...young, mal-educated nit wits gather outside the Trump rally:
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                          What say you?

                           
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                            With family in America that could be emotionally damaged to the core, officials checked that distanced impact concussion was the only effect. To avoid unduly alarming family & loved ones, as imaginations may run wild to the worst, officials announced a correct instant accurate attack result. In reasonable time-flow, officials filled in the blanks on what they learned once everyone went through protocol processing.

                            This attitude of "tell me immediately or your hiding wrongdoing" from us is newly created by muckraking DemsLeftest media. That is the new improper propaganda established by the "bring-down-Trump" crowd. The military is honorable in informing close family before telling the press. My Lord, we can't get info about a football player's injury? Caution, the Democrats ruin everything they touch.

                            As we approach the next necessary skirmishes-with-explosions watch how the Dems go straight to undermining the military's efforts & plans. Observe as they encourage riots & protests against America's military actions. Remember how they with Kerry trashed those returning from service in Viet Nam. Those soldiers were persecuted, PTSD made worse by being hounded as Devils. War is Hell. So are the Democrats.
                             
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                            I was more concerned with our leaders lying to us. Better to not say anything. Or say no deaths and minor injuries.
                             

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