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cdcox
05-01-2011, 08:14 PM
What's up?

Stinger
05-01-2011, 08:18 PM
What's up?

Gas prices, interest rate, unemployment, death tolls of soldiers etc etc..... take your pick.

cdcox
05-01-2011, 08:18 PM
National security related.

RINGLEADER
05-01-2011, 08:20 PM
What's up?

a) We got Gaddafi to leave
b) We got bin Laden/Omar/Zawarhiri
c) Proof of alien life

Anything else not really interested...

banyon
05-01-2011, 08:24 PM
Silver is behaving strangely, but I don't see how it's connected.

http://www.kitco.com/images/live/silver.gif

banyon
05-01-2011, 08:28 PM
Not Libya

"Another part of the world"

durtyrute
05-01-2011, 08:29 PM
Aliens.....pretty much aliens

banyon
05-01-2011, 08:31 PM
This is a weird time to give an address, 9:30 PM CDT on a Sunday?

KILLER_CLOWN
05-01-2011, 08:31 PM
Mission Accomplished!

Pitt Gorilla
05-01-2011, 08:31 PM
He thought of a new clown on Trump? :shrug:

RINGLEADER
05-01-2011, 08:33 PM
Hearing on CBS news it is Osama bin Laden related...

banyon
05-01-2011, 08:33 PM
Mission Accomplished!

No, that was a very natural and appropriate non-photo op that Bush did. It was very respectful, just ask patteeu.

banyon
05-01-2011, 08:34 PM
Hearing on CBS news it is Osama bin Laden related...

That would be good for a 5-10 point pol bump i would think.

Too bad they didn't time it in September 2012, huh?

RINGLEADER
05-01-2011, 08:35 PM
That would be good for a 5-10 point pol bump i would think.

Too bad they didn't time it in September 2012, huh?

One can hope...

banyon
05-01-2011, 08:36 PM
One can hope...

Well, yes. The POS needs to be held accountable for his actions.

RINGLEADER
05-01-2011, 08:37 PM
Well, yes. The POS needs to be held accountable for his actions.

Bin Laden dead and we have the body according to House intelligence committee chairman...

cdcox
05-01-2011, 08:37 PM
Hearing on CBS news it is Osama bin Laden related...

Wolf Blitzer: Other networks are wildly speculating.

LMAO

banyon
05-01-2011, 08:37 PM
Bin Laden dead and we have the body according to House intelligence...

That works for me.

Stinger
05-01-2011, 08:41 PM
Wolf Blitzer: Other networks are wildly speculating.

LMAO

Then 5 sentences later he says ....If CNN receives word of what we think the President will say we will pass that along......

LMAO LMAO

LiveSteam
05-01-2011, 08:41 PM
Michelle now runs a 4.3-40,benched 225lbs, 25 times. she can make all the throws, has great pocket awareness, & will be the starting Q/B for the Chiefs. Big GOV

SNR
05-01-2011, 08:42 PM
It better be that the Vulcans have made first contact with earth

durtyrute
05-01-2011, 08:42 PM
:banghead: Dammit I hope it's not about Osama Bin C.I.A.

Rain Man
05-01-2011, 08:43 PM
My money is on gigantic comet or asteroid headed toward earth.

tk13
05-01-2011, 08:44 PM
My money is on gigantic comet or asteroid headed toward earth.

I actually began to wonder if that's what it was after Libya was ruled out.

banyon
05-01-2011, 08:45 PM
:banghead: Dammit I hope it's not about Osama Bin C.I.A.

Uh, can you explain before you cal everyone "same-brain" who doesn't gullibility believe what they are fed on conspiracy web sites?

durtyrute
05-01-2011, 08:45 PM
Look at that he cut off Donald Trumps show

Rain Man
05-01-2011, 08:46 PM
It appears to be more bin Laden than gigantic meteor.

durtyrute
05-01-2011, 08:46 PM
Imagine that...Osama.

ClevelandBronco
05-01-2011, 08:48 PM
Was he found dead or made dead?

RINGLEADER
05-01-2011, 08:50 PM
Was he found dead or made dead?

He was hit in a bomb strike in North Waziristan on April 23...we waited a week to test his DNA...came back positive today...

SNR
05-01-2011, 08:50 PM
Look at that he cut off Donald Trumps showObama's probably known about this for a few days now. He just wanted to announce it at this time to screw over Trump

durtyrute
05-01-2011, 08:50 PM
Killed

RINGLEADER
05-01-2011, 08:51 PM
BTW, this is f'ing AWESOME!!!!!

KILLER_CLOWN
05-01-2011, 08:53 PM
HAHA ya mission accomplished, shhhhhhh.. don't tell anyone he died december 2001 of kidney failure. It's off to Iran we go.

ClevelandBronco
05-01-2011, 08:53 PM
:toast:

KILLER_CLOWN
05-01-2011, 08:54 PM
I see lots of neocon converts to Obamaism.

banyon
05-01-2011, 08:55 PM
HAHA ya mission accomplished, shhhhhhh.. don't tell anyone he died december 2001 of kidney failure. It's off to Iran we go.

Yeah, he should get on an F-16 and get a banner!

dirk digler
05-01-2011, 08:56 PM
Awesome. Great job military and Obama. LMAO

durtyrute
05-01-2011, 08:56 PM
Wow....really

banyon
05-01-2011, 08:57 PM
Wow....really

Hey, back up your stupid CIA statement a-hole.

Chocolate Hog
05-01-2011, 08:59 PM
We should all be celebrating in the streets like those cocksuckers did when it happend to us 10 years ago.

RINGLEADER
05-01-2011, 09:01 PM
Awesome. Great job military and Obama. LMAO

The strategy of on-the-ground intel combined with more drone strikes in the tribal areas was Patraeus' strategy and Obama gets FULL credit for endorsing it...

THIS IS A GREAT GREAT DAY!

Dayze
05-01-2011, 09:01 PM
I'll wait until I see the long form birth certificate. ~

Dayze
05-01-2011, 09:02 PM
If I were the president, I'd come out and identify the #2 guy on the list after Osama and say "You're next mother f*cker".

cdcox
05-01-2011, 09:04 PM
We should all be celebrating in the streets like those one who sucks the peniss did when it happend to us 10 years ago.

Wish I had a gun so I could participate in the celebratory gun fire.

RINGLEADER
05-01-2011, 09:04 PM
If I were the president, I'd come out and identify the #2 guy on the list after Osama and say "You're next mother f*cker".

Yeah, I'm hoping we got Zawahiri too -- the strike that took out Osama killed 23 so one can hope it was an Al Qaeda get-together...

Hog Farmer
05-01-2011, 09:04 PM
I bet Obama is pissed !

dirk digler
05-01-2011, 09:05 PM
CNN - Killed by actionable US intelligence

HonestChieffan
05-01-2011, 09:08 PM
I see lots of neocon converts to Obamaism.

The end of Radical Islam and Peace will reign. YeeeHawww. Tomorrow jobs will soar, the debt will go down, the cartels in Mexico will go into the serape business and renounce drugs.

Or maybe not.....

Dayze
05-01-2011, 09:10 PM
so, uh.....why the F didn't Pakistan know Bin Laden was in Pakistan?

...I'm sure the "didn't know"....riiiiiight.

dirk digler
05-01-2011, 09:10 PM
CNN - Killed by US actionable intelligence and was in a mansion outside of Islamabad, Pakistan. Members of his family were also killed

KILLER_CLOWN
05-01-2011, 09:11 PM
The end of Radical Islam and Peace will reign. YeeeHawww. Tomorrow jobs will soar, the debt will go down, the cartels in Mexico will go into the serape business and renounce drugs.

Or maybe not.....

Ok not all neocons but certainly he's captivated a few.

Frankie
05-01-2011, 09:11 PM
WOW WOW WOW. With the Chiefs draft and now this, THIS HAS BEEN ONE GREAT WEEKEND. CONGRATS TO EVERYBODY. :thumb: :thumb: :thumb:

:clap: :clap:

RINGLEADER
05-01-2011, 09:11 PM
CNN reporting he was living in a mansion in the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan...different from the earlier report that had him off'd in N Waz, Pakistan...

Dayze
05-01-2011, 09:11 PM
Yeah, I'm hoping we got Zawahiri too -- the strike that took out Osama killed 23 so one can hope it was an Al Qaeda get-together...

maybe they were watching the NFL draft...:evil:

Frankie
05-01-2011, 09:12 PM
CNN - Killed by US actionable intelligence and was in a mansion outside of Islamabad, Pakistan. Members of his family were also killed

Totally cool!

Dayze
05-01-2011, 09:12 PM
CNN reporting he was living in a mansion in the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan...different from the earlier report that had him off'd in N Waz, Pakistan...

nice......no one notices Bin laden is living in a mansion.


....doesn't look good for Pakistan.

KILLER_CLOWN
05-01-2011, 09:13 PM
so, uh.....why the F didn't Pakistan know Bin Laden was in Pakistan?

...I'm sure the "didn't know"....riiiiiight.

I guess you've been out of the loop since 2003 or so, Benazir Bhutto said he had been dead since 2001 and was promptly killed.

RINGLEADER
05-01-2011, 09:13 PM
nice......no one notices Bin laden is living in a mansion.


....doesn't look good for Pakistan.

The Pakis haven't looked good for a long time...

banyon
05-01-2011, 09:14 PM
I guess you've been out of the loop since 2003 or so, Benazir Bhutto said he had been dead since 2001 and was promptly killed.

Yeah... no one had any reason to kill her except her cover up of Bin Laden. :spock:

Do you think before you type?

KILLER_CLOWN
05-01-2011, 09:15 PM
Yeah... no one had any reason to kill her except her cover up of Bin Laden. :spock:

Do you think before you type?

I was just stating facts, people can decide wether or not they're related.

Dayze
05-01-2011, 09:15 PM
I guess you've been out of the loop since 2003 or so, Benazir Bhutto said he had been dead since 2001 and was promptly killed.


;)

dirk digler
05-01-2011, 09:17 PM
CNN - Human operation

Sounds like an assassination...

RINGLEADER
05-01-2011, 09:19 PM
CNN - Human operation

Sounds like an assassination...

Yep -- sounds unrelated to the 4/23 drone strike -- wish Obama would get on the tube with some facts --

banyon
05-01-2011, 09:19 PM
I was just stating facts, people can decide wether or not they're related.

No you didn't state facts. You implied Bhutto was killed because she disclosed Bin Laden had been killed eariler.


I don't let you slide on your ridiculous factual stretches.

dirk digler
05-01-2011, 09:22 PM
CNN - Pakistan says their intelligence units were involved as well


Yeah right

RINGLEADER
05-01-2011, 09:25 PM
CNN - Pakistan says their intelligence units were involved as well


Yeah right

The only way they helped was if they got out of our way and didn't drop a dime that we were coming...

RINGLEADER
05-01-2011, 09:29 PM
I just hope we didn't lose any more troops getting this guy...the Pakistani government are scum -- creating the Taliban, protecting al Qaeda, distributing nuke technology around the world -- just scum...

mnchiefsguy
05-01-2011, 09:30 PM
Incredibly awesome news!

Dallas Chief
05-01-2011, 09:31 PM
Was he found dead or made dead?

Hopefully made dead in the most horrible way possible a la Braveheart style. F*ck him...

KILLER_CLOWN
05-01-2011, 09:32 PM
No you didn't state facts. You implied Bhutto was killed because she disclosed Bin Laden had been killed eariler.

Yes i did, as she proclaimed he was already dead and was killed soon thereafter. I also stated you can draw your own conclusions as i have done.

HonestChieffan
05-01-2011, 09:32 PM
Now they are saying it was not a drone attack, it was, so they say now, special ops.

KILLER_CLOWN
05-01-2011, 09:33 PM
Now they are saying it was not a drone attack, it was, so they say now, special ops.


I'm sure the story will continue to change, last i saw it was a bomb.

Dallas Chief
05-01-2011, 09:35 PM
Yeah, he should get on an F-16 and get a banner!

Please stop saying F-16. This is like the second time in as many days that you have made that reference. It makes you appear to be stupid, which I think we all know you aren't. Thanks.

RINGLEADER
05-01-2011, 09:35 PM
Last week it was revealed from earlier wikileaks cables that al Qaeda would unleash a nuclear hellstorm if bin Laden were captured or killed. They don't have toilet paper...so I'm not real concerned...

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1380290/Guantanamo-Bay-Wikileaks-releases-chilling-interrogation-files-terror-suspects.html

NewChief
05-01-2011, 09:36 PM
Damn I'm getting annoyed with this wait. They waited until there was a big fucking crowd outside the white house for crowd shots before announcing.

I hate feeling this way about our government, but they just annoy the fuck out of me... left and right.

banyon
05-01-2011, 09:36 PM
Please stop saying F-16. This is like the second time in as many days that you have made that reference. It makes you appear stupid, which I think we all know you aren't. Thanks.

Sorry was it a Hornet? Or a Tomcat? That really does make a difference as you've so dedicatedly pointed out.

stonedstooge
05-01-2011, 09:36 PM
Did they keep his body so it could be drug thru the streets of Washington D.C.?

Dallas Chief
05-01-2011, 09:40 PM
Sorry was it a Hornet? Or a Tomcat? That really does make a difference as you've so dedicatedly pointed out.

Neither. S-3. Just saying dude, I know you to be smarter than that and nit picky with details.


BTW America F*ck Yeah!!!!!:thumb:

banyon
05-01-2011, 09:40 PM
Yes i did, as she proclaimed he was already dead and was killed soon thereafter. I also stated you can draw your own conclusions as i have done.

So you can't discuss the Bhutto killing, except through a filter that leads you to a weird CIA conspiracy-induced conclusion, right?

dirk digler
05-01-2011, 09:40 PM
Obama authorized operation and no US causalities.

Dallas Chief
05-01-2011, 09:42 PM
Obama authorized operation and no US causalities.

Ground op to boot. I am so freaking high over this right now....

KILLER_CLOWN
05-01-2011, 09:43 PM
So you can't discuss the Bhutto killing, except through a filter that leads you to a weird CIA conspiracy-induced conclusion, right?


Strictly Spiritual. You can examine all sources if you'd like, it is not my position to present a case.

NewChief
05-01-2011, 09:43 PM
Obama authorized operation and no US causalities.

Yes. He mentioned that he authorized it and authorized all the actions leading up to it about 20 times.

ClevelandBronco
05-01-2011, 09:44 PM
He said "under God" this time.

NewChief
05-01-2011, 09:45 PM
When he recited those lines from the pledge, his lips said "under God" but his eyes said, "Under Allah."

stonedstooge
05-01-2011, 09:45 PM
He said "under God" this time.

Election's coming up

Dallas Chief
05-01-2011, 09:45 PM
Drudge Report has a pic of OBL upside down! LMFAO!!!

KILLER_CLOWN
05-01-2011, 09:46 PM
Election's coming up

There we have it, i've been waiting for this. Now will the war on terror end anytime soon? I'm sure everyone knows the answer to this.

stonedstooge
05-01-2011, 09:47 PM
There we have it, i've been waiting for this. Now will the war on terror end anytime soon? I'm sure everyone knows the answer to this.

You think this put's the war on terror on hold or escalates it?

dirk digler
05-01-2011, 09:48 PM
Obama called Bush once he was dead. Classy

KILLER_CLOWN
05-01-2011, 09:49 PM
You think this put's the war on terror on hold or escalates it?

Doesn't change much, although troops will probably shift out of Iraq/Afghanistan over to Libya and soon Iran.

HonestChieffan
05-01-2011, 09:50 PM
Drudge Report has a pic of OBL upside down! LMFAO!!!

This from Arfcom....http://i4.photobucket.com/albums/y109/phuzzygnu/osama_liberty.jpg

stonedstooge
05-01-2011, 09:52 PM
Doesn't change much, although troops will probably shift out of Iraq/Afghanistan over to Libya and soon Iran.

I hope your right, although I wish everyone would take their guns and go home

go bowe
05-01-2011, 09:52 PM
Obama called Bush once he was dead. Classy
bush is dead???

|Zach|
05-01-2011, 09:54 PM
Barry O-Bams cares little for your terrorist shenanigans.

http://a6.sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc6/229560_841820687774_34305085_41838973_2172185_n.jpg

alnorth
05-01-2011, 09:54 PM
maybe he was lucky enough to be in office when the lead came in, but I'm fine with that. The GOP field sucks anyway. If he gets another 4 years out of this, then we'll just see what happens in 2016.

At this point, I just hope that Scalia and Kennedy live just another 5.5 years. If they can make it that long, no harm done.

ClevelandBronco
05-01-2011, 09:55 PM
Barry O-Bams cares little for your terrorist shenanigans.

http://a6.sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc6/229560_841820687774_34305085_41838973_2172185_n.jpg

Does your TV strip?

stonedstooge
05-01-2011, 09:59 PM
I believe the world just became a more dangerous place

NewChief
05-01-2011, 09:59 PM
CNN: This guy interviewed Bin Laden 15 years ago. Let's do a 5 minute interview with him!

ClevelandBronco
05-01-2011, 09:59 PM
I believe the world just became a more dangerous place

I'm listening.

Bewbies
05-01-2011, 10:01 PM
I know that they will never be known, but I wish we could all shake the hand of the guys that took him out.

|Zach|
05-01-2011, 10:01 PM
Does your TV strip?

Ok, I literally laughed out loud at this. It does indeed act as a place where I keep some small amounts of cash here and there.

NewChief
05-01-2011, 10:02 PM
I know that they will never be known, but I wish we could all shake the hand of the guys that took him out.

Whatever. Some SEAL is about to be 25 million richer. It's like Bin Lottery.

KILLER_CLOWN
05-01-2011, 10:04 PM
Whatever. Some SEAL is about to be 25 million richer. It's like Bin Lottery.

It was Jesse Ventura.

alnorth
05-01-2011, 10:07 PM
I know that they will never be known, but I wish we could all shake the hand of the guys that took him out.

honestly, they probably shouldn't be known. Whoever shot OBL is target #1 for the radical islamic world, unless we are willing to provide secret service protection for him for the rest of his life.

Phobia
05-01-2011, 10:07 PM
So, what did he say?

RINGLEADER
05-01-2011, 10:08 PM
maybe he was lucky enough to be in office when the lead came in, but I'm fine with that. The GOP field sucks anyway. If he gets another 4 years out of this, then we'll just see what happens in 2016.

At this point, I just hope that Scalia and Kennedy live just another 5.5 years. If they can make it that long, no harm done.

The election won't be won or lost on this -- but good for Obama to pull the trigger on the op that turned out this mofos lights...

NewChief
05-01-2011, 10:08 PM
So, what did he say?

Donald Trump is an ass, and Stanzi is a Patriot.

RINGLEADER
05-01-2011, 10:09 PM
honestly, they probably shouldn't be known. Whoever shot OBL is target #1 for the radical islamic world, unless we are willing to provide secret service protection for him for the rest of his life.

Yeah but imagine being that guy -- must have felt great seeing this guy in his sights and drawing down...

Psyko Tek
05-01-2011, 10:10 PM
Silver is behaving strangely, but I don't see how it's connected.

http://www.kitco.com/images/live/silver.gif
it dropped due to the end of the werewolf threat
put the last one down this weekend

alnorth
05-01-2011, 10:12 PM
Yeah but imagine being that guy -- must have felt great seeing this guy in his sights and drawing down...

this was apparently a chaotic room-by-room sweep of a big building with bullets flying, so I imagine whoever got the shot never had "that moment"

more like "OK, clear!" ... wait... holy shit... our target is here... he's dead, one of us got him, pick up his carcass and lets get the hell out!"

Frankie
05-01-2011, 10:30 PM
I just hope we didn't lose any more troops getting this guy...

"No American casualties." per Obama.

Frankie
05-01-2011, 10:31 PM
Watch Al Jazeera. They are showing flames rising from the compound where he was killed.

Frankie
05-01-2011, 10:34 PM
Election's coming up

Bullshit! Exactly what time on the calendar was this supposed to have gone down so you would not say this?! :shake:

Frankie
05-01-2011, 10:35 PM
This from Arfcom....http://i4.photobucket.com/albums/y109/phuzzygnu/osama_liberty.jpg

Cool. :D

Frankie
05-01-2011, 10:37 PM
I believe the world just became a more dangerous place

For a while. But not for long.

Frankie
05-01-2011, 10:38 PM
I know that they will never be known, but I wish we could all shake the hand of the guys that took him out.

Imagine the feeling each one of them has tonight.

dirk digler
05-01-2011, 11:01 PM
Peter King (R) - NY - Guttiest decision any POTUS has ever made in the history of our country

KILLER_CLOWN
05-01-2011, 11:09 PM
Peter King (R) - NY - Guttiest decision any POTUS has ever made in the history of our country

:spock:

dirk digler
05-01-2011, 11:16 PM
:spock:

:spock: :p

He is from NY and lost friends so he probably exaggerated a bit but it was a gutsy decision

Chief Henry
05-02-2011, 07:58 AM
If I were the president, I'd come out and identify the #2 guy on the list after Osama and say "You're next mother f*cker".

:thumb:

Chief Henry
05-02-2011, 08:03 AM
Yes. He mentioned that he authorized it and authorized all the actions leading up to it about 20 times.



Obama liked using the "I " word in his announcement. No one should be surprised at that.

Chief Henry
05-02-2011, 08:05 AM
Obama called Bush once he was dead. Classy

Yes it was. They had one common goal and it was to get that SOB.

Chief Henry
05-02-2011, 08:09 AM
I know that they will never be known, but I wish we could all shake the hand of the guys that took him out.

I ownder what the special opps team members were saying when they dumped him out of the helicopter ? I can just imagine. Love those SEALS.

Frankie
05-02-2011, 10:14 AM
If I were the president, I'd come out and identify the #2 guy on the list after Osama and say "You're next mother f*cker".

Al Zwahiri.

Frankie
05-02-2011, 10:15 AM
Obama liked using the "I " word in his announcement. No one should be surprised at that.

That was presidential styling, common to all presidents speeches of this kind. Bush did that a million times.

Cave Johnson
05-02-2011, 10:17 AM
Peter King (R) - NY - Guttiest decision any POTUS has ever made in the history of our country

Yeah, not even close.

Even when that guy is praising a D, he's still wrong.

Frankie
05-02-2011, 10:18 AM
I ownder what the special opps team members were saying when they dumped him out of the helicopter ? I can just imagine. Love those SEALS.

I don't think they just dumped him out of the chopper. I believe that the body was prepared for burial by Muslim clerics on hand.