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Cronus Wants to Eat More Babies

As the chior knows too well the quagmire just needs more blood.
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Senator says US may need compulsory service to boost Iraq force
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WASHINGTON (AFP) - A senior Republican lawmaker said that deteriorating security in Iraq (news - web sites) may force the United States to reintroduce the military draft.


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"There's not an American ... that doesn't understand what we are engaged in today and what the prospects are for the future," Senator Chuck Hagel told a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on post-occupation Iraq.


"Why shouldn't we ask all of our citizens to bear some responsibility and pay some price?" Hagel said, arguing that restoring compulsory military service would force "our citizens to understand the intensity and depth of challenges we face."
blast from the past 21.Apr.2004 15:58

me

Hegel is the one who owned his own Nebraskan vote machines...

the arrogance in Hagel's comment is truly amazing. 21.Apr.2004 16:13

this thing here

"Why shouldn't we ask all of our citizens to bear some responsibility and pay some price?" Hagel said, arguing that restoring compulsory military service would force "our citizens to understand the intensity and depth of challenges we face."

Hagel went on to add, "Of course, my own grandchildren, and the sons and daughters and grandchildren of all serving politicians here in Washington, as well as the sons and daughters and grandchildren of the wealthiest Americans, they won't be forced to understand the intensity and depth of the challenges we face, they won't be forced to bear some responsibility, nor pay the highest price. After all, it is poor and middle class America's duty to bear responsibility and pay the highest price for their leaders."