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Posted: Wednesday, April 25, 2007 10:00 pm

Staff Sgt. Chris Somera has cleared mine fields in Bosnia. He has guarded terrorists in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and protected refugees in Albania.

He has helped rebuild New Orleans after hurricane Katrina, and he has helped seize 1,000 pounds of smuggled drugs on the Mexican border.

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9 comments:

  • posted at 10:48 pm on Mon, May 7, 2007.

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    Chuckle... you really are grasping at straws now. Even Crazy Jayna never alleged an actual connection between Hussein and McVeigh. Her allegation was that McVeigh had some assistance from an independent group of former Iraqi soldiers and Space Aliens and it has been thoroughly trounced and discredited. I never pegged you for a conspiracy theorist. Are you going to start telling me how global warming is a UN plot to take over the world?

     
  • posted at 3:38 am on Mon, May 7, 2007.

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    Ivan, Even before we removed Saddam, Al Qaeda was getting a foothold in Iraq. They declared Iraq the central location
    for the fight against the infidels. Now,
    since you think Saddam would have helped us out had we left him in power
    makes me laugh. It occurred to me long ago that a power vacuum would be created by the removal of Saddam. This also occurred to the intelligence community. Where have you been all this time?

     
  • posted at 11:36 am on Sat, May 5, 2007.

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    By the way, since it was Clinton who signed the bill for regime change in Iraq in 1999 it took Bush to get up the courage
    to take out Saddam after Clinton pretty much ignored the terrorists threats for eight years. Who has the huevos here Lenny? Yeah, you libs really make our soldiers feel good by telling them they have failed. Harry Reid's got you libs chanting this mantra good.

     
  • posted at 8:14 am on Sat, May 5, 2007.

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    By the way my brother recieved a bronze star for his bravery in Iraq. It's his second one. He did what his country asked of him and he brought all his men alive. He fought his ass off for your MOUTH! Show some frick'n respect! Another Donkey! hee haw, snort,bellow, fart!

     
  • posted at 11:09 am on Fri, Apr 27, 2007.

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    Our enemies count on us becoming weak minded like Randall.

     
  • posted at 5:38 am on Fri, Apr 27, 2007.

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    Randy: So, if violence can never bring about a positive end, what do you suggest that the police should have done in the case of the recent Virginia Tech killings? Should they simply have tried to love the shooter into submission?

     
  • posted at 11:18 am on Thu, Apr 26, 2007.

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    My family and I will be praying for you and your fellow soldiers Staff Sgt. Somera. If it doesn't seem right something is up. Trust your gut and your training! Keep your head down!!! The exact same words my Dad(Korean War Vet) told me and I told my Son in law when he left for both of his tours in Iraq. It worked for us. God Bless you guys & gals!!! Thank You Very Much from My entire family!!!

     
  • posted at 8:09 am on Thu, Apr 26, 2007.

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    Good luck, Chris.

     
  • posted at 4:18 am on Thu, Apr 26, 2007.

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    Not posting my comment, huh? Is criticism of an death-driven ethos now tantamount to blasphemy? I don't want to use the F-word (fascism), but it is seemingly unavoidable in this instance...

     
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