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regnaD kciN

(26,068 posts)
4. Brave words...
Mon Mar 7, 2022, 07:17 PM
Mar 2022

...but I seriously doubt we'll be able to "kick Russia's ass" without them going full nuclear. And, even if you live outside of the blast range of a likely target, there's going to be little left of the U.S. to enjoy the triumph thereafter, unless you really relish the prospect of living in the middle of Mad Max.

we may HAVE to go to war [View all] RussBLib Mar 2022 OP
"Seize their nuclear weapons"... AntiFascist Mar 2022 #1
Absolutely! SheltieLover Mar 2022 #11
Grab your helmet and weapon, Private Russ!! WarGamer Mar 2022 #2
Not until... LiberatedUSA Mar 2022 #61
awesome movie. WarGamer Mar 2022 #62
We may have to, but not yet and hopefully Sherman A1 Mar 2022 #3
I hope not at all RussBLib Mar 2022 #15
Brave words... regnaD kciN Mar 2022 #4
Exactly. ShazzieB Mar 2022 #22
I grew up next to Strike Zone Three. xmas74 Mar 2022 #54
thank you Locrian Mar 2022 #53
I thought Ukraine was kickin butt. jimfields33 Mar 2022 #5
They're doing amazing but we are not getting the full context. Russia is still advancing. femmedem Mar 2022 #16
so is there no atrocity horrid enough? RussBLib Mar 2022 #17
This message was self-deleted by its author RussBLib Mar 2022 #18
they ARE kicking ass Skittles Mar 2022 #23
Is that sarcasm aimed at DU? Kingofalldems Mar 2022 #52
Seldon does such an opportunity come along... OneBlueDotS-Carolina Mar 2022 #6
it wont work... im sure hes on a suicide mission samnsara Mar 2022 #9
ive been thinking the same thing.. we HAVE to stop him samnsara Mar 2022 #7
How are we going to take control of Russia? marie999 Mar 2022 #26
Magic!! Nt USALiberal Mar 2022 #30
magical thinking is running riot here lately Celerity Mar 2022 #45
"OK lol nt" Torchlight Mar 2022 #49
War rso Mar 2022 #8
By the way, for those who think we can just defeat and demilitarize Russia... regnaD kciN Mar 2022 #10
Lindsey Graham also like to throw bromides around about "kicking ass" BradAllison Mar 2022 #12
You can't get the snowybirdie Mar 2022 #13
Absent from this thread Mr.Bill Mar 2022 #14
true RussBLib Mar 2022 #20
Putin would be thrilled if we entered UKR territory. mahina Mar 2022 #19
Post removed Post removed Mar 2022 #34
Yuck mahina Mar 2022 #38
ugly, isn't it? nt RussBLib Mar 2022 #43
I don't think he'd be thrilled. Happy Hoosier Mar 2022 #57
Whoopee we are all gonna die! Emile Mar 2022 #21
eventually, sure nt RussBLib Mar 2022 #32
Well, that eliminates some of the fear I have about my mid-year review with my smirkymonkey Mar 2022 #41
Viet Nam taught us that we shouldn't be the world's police force. Liberal In Texas Mar 2022 #24
I hope it's enough RussBLib Mar 2022 #35
And how are we going to kick Russia's ass and seize its nuclear weapons? marie999 Mar 2022 #25
The poster must have a plan! Nt USALiberal Mar 2022 #29
one can dream RussBLib Mar 2022 #46
Yeah, just like we took Iraq, Afghanistan, Vietnam, etc. Hoyt Mar 2022 #27
Lol, so you think it will really easy?? USALiberal Mar 2022 #28
no, not at all RussBLib Mar 2022 #31
How? marie999 Mar 2022 #40
Right behind ya general sarisataka Mar 2022 #33
what is it about Russia? RussBLib Mar 2022 #37
Their Afghan war, against a mostly disorganized enemy Warpy Mar 2022 #36
seize their nuclear weapons... like this lapfog_1 Mar 2022 #39
I have often thought RussBLib Mar 2022 #42
The OP is right, there may come a time when we have to go to war with Russia Chainfire Mar 2022 #44
well put RussBLib Mar 2022 #48
How exactly do you plan to do that? relayerbob Mar 2022 #47
Saving Ukraine isn't worth sparking a nuclear war madville Mar 2022 #50
What makes you think it would spark a nuclear war? Happy Hoosier Mar 2022 #56
It would lead to nowhere but escalation madville Mar 2022 #63
Rule number one of war - hit the enemy's weakness - which we are doing. radius777 Mar 2022 #51
They can't be made a pariah state when their ally is China. former9thward Mar 2022 #55
One problem with that. Happy Hoosier Mar 2022 #58
Russia is heavily intertwined with the West. radius777 Mar 2022 #60
The bad thing is that Putin has us fighting each other. Initech Mar 2022 #59
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