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What happened to America's
righteous anger after 9/11?

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Posted By: Hazymac, 9/11/2019 10:59:27 AM

Not since Pearl Harbor did Americans unite with righteous anger against a foreign aggressor as they did after 9/11. The young people of America would have rallied around the flag and marched anywhere their leaders asked them to in order to avenge the murder of thousands at the Twin Towers and the Pentagon. How did we fall from a crest of patriotic spirit in 2001 to the demoralization of 2019? The main culprit is the Republican Establishment. A recent Wall Street Journal/NBC poll found: Among people 55 and older, for example, nearly 80% said patriotism was very important, compared with 42% of those ages 18-38

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Strike3 9/11/2019 12:01:58 PM (No. 177200)
I think that millions of pounds of explosives and American military people pounding on the Middle East for almost twenty years is an adequate response to the barbarians. ISIS is dead, bin Laden is dead (hopefully), Iraq is tamed, Afghanistan is a rocky wasteland and the only ME country who dares to defy us is Iran because they have not yet tasted real American revenge and they are completely nuts. It's coming. The other trouble spots were created by Barack Obama so they don't count.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: JL80863 9/11/2019 12:37:17 PM (No. 177228)
The Republican Establishment is responsible for the lack of patriotism? You are sir, absolutely mad.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Timber Queen 9/11/2019 1:26:04 PM (No. 177248)
Eighteen years of "progressive" rot taught in our schools and universities. Eighteen years of pornography and violence offered as entertainment in movies, music and video games. Eighteen years of economic decline. Eight years of Obama surrendering American sovereignty, stoking racial hatred and materially supporting radical Islam. The antidote: Donald J. Trump
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Reply 4 - Posted by: NorthernDog 9/11/2019 2:05:16 PM (No. 177293)
Lots went wrong but all is not lost. Israel is prospering and is keeping her enemies at bay (including a few Congressmen). The price of oil has come down, and many Middle Eastern countries are too messed up to bother attacking anyone.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: ByteGuru 9/11/2019 2:12:01 PM (No. 177297)
I haven't forgotten - I will not stay in the same grocery store aisle if I notice a muslim. When several million people of a world-wide cult say daily that they will kill you and/or support a muslim who will, at what point will you start to believe them? I passed that point 18 years ago.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: udanja99 9/11/2019 6:58:23 PM (No. 177495)
Me too, #5. I was once in a shoe store about 40 miles from DC and a sales woman wearing a hijab approached me and asked if she could help me. I looked her right in the eye and then slowly turned and walked out of the store.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623 9/12/2019 1:48:30 AM (No. 177646)
#5 I am with you. Every once in awhile, a black tent tests the waters in our grocery store. For awhile I would see new recruits as in young black women in scarves. They are waiting for baby boomers to die off because the following generations are brain dead and will be an easy mark. Praise G-d Trump was elected.
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