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N. Korea Warns of 'Merciless' Nuclear Offensive

Discussion in 'Off-Topic' started by boogaboo, Jun 9, 2009.

  1. Formaldehyde

    Formaldehyde Both Fair And Balanced

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    I already knew why you posted what you did. It was rather obvious since you quoted him.

    And that's why I called your statement posturing and saber rattling much like NK does. Heck, there are neo-Nazis in Israel so you don't even have to travel far. Killed any of them yet?
     
  2. Imperialmajesty

    Imperialmajesty Emperor

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    ... does anyone take NK statements seriously anymore?

    It seems like making insane irrational bellicose statements is the sole job of the NK foreign ministry.
     
  3. civ_king

    civ_king Deus Caritas Est

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    STFU!!
    okay, back to topic
    they are far inferior to the US, if they Nuked either SK or Japan we would vaporise their whole damn country, so there will not be another axis of evil besides Iran and NK are NOT in collusion BTW Iran is a stable democratic country, to call them otherwise is hypocrisy
     
  4. Cheezy the Wiz

    Cheezy the Wiz Socialist In A Hurry

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    I dunno, seems like a very fun job to me. Think about it: you get to go on international television and yell at the greatest superpower in the world, act, as you said, in an insanely irrational and bellicose manner, and because no one takes you seriously, no one will do anything about it. Wars have started this way, but the only way you're going to start one is by action, not by talk, since no one thinks you really mean it.
     
  5. Formaldehyde

    Formaldehyde Both Fair And Balanced

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    Too much caffeine?
     
  6. civ_king

    civ_king Deus Caritas Est

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    ? was just trying to stop you owning that Jew it was sad (BTW I have nothing against Jews in fact my best friend and favorite teacher are Jews, my view of Jew is biased because of them, I see Jews as calm, rational and more civilized than most Americans)
     
  7. Formaldehyde

    Formaldehyde Both Fair And Balanced

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    Why do I suddenly feel like Barry Champlain?


    Link to video.

    I'm certainly not posting my home address! :lol:
     
  8. boogaboo

    boogaboo Josef Popper 4ever

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    So you felt disturbed and sorry for him?

    They are hard to find here - most of them are in prison or in their room writing posts on unread forums to glorify their nullified ego.
     
  9. Formaldehyde

    Formaldehyde Both Fair And Balanced

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    So you enjoy manufacturing strawmen like that from statments such as this:

    How does that compare to Muslim youth in Israel?
     
  10. El_Machinae

    El_Machinae Colour vision since 2018 Retired Moderator

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    Moderator Action: Okay, guys, time to calm down
     
  11. ZB2

    ZB2 New wave Ideology

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    How charactaristic, anyone who doesn't agree with you is instantly anti-semitic
     
  12. Gooblah

    Gooblah Heh...

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    We would retaliate with tactical nukes only, and on a limited basis to avoid spread of fallout to China or South Korea. Hardly vaporization. Plus, the only way to truly eliminate the nuclear threat would be to bomb their nuclear facilities, then invade to ensure that high-level officials are taken out. Which would require an Iraq-style government rebuilding, de-brainwashing camps, etc, etc. Painful at the very least.

    Never was an axis of evil to begin with, my friend.

    Stable? Yes. Democratic? Eh. The people vote, but the Council of Guardians (half of which is unelected), and the Supreme Leader (again, unelected) control exactly who runs where, and if they don't like the guy who won, guess what? voter fraud!

    Not exactly a true democracy. BTW, hypocrisy by who, exactly?
     
  13. hossam

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    not if we simply remove the current regime from power. and then leave the country, i dont think another "somalia" would hurt the world in anyway.
     
  14. Gooblah

    Gooblah Heh...

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    Really?

    Considering that Somalia is a breeding ground for terrorists, a pirates haven, and a hellhole for any civilians living there, repeating the process in North Korea would lead to even worse results. Consider:
    1) China, South Korea, and Japan would be forced to step in to 'mop up'. This would lead to greater tensions in the region, possibly war.
    2) The area in question experiences trade - not levels as high as that in the Gulf of Aden (prolly), but still enough for privateers to profit.
    3) The presence of nuclear material and secrets and no government = no-no.


    There's tons of other reasons...
     
  15. Formaldehyde

    Formaldehyde Both Fair And Balanced

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    I found this ironic given the current tensions. South Korea is actually rooting for North Korea to win their next Wold Cup qualifier match so they can both continue. In fact, the teams have been getting along much better this year than they did last time:

    http://www.worldcupblog.org/world-c...a-and-south-korea-shake-hands-for-soccer.html



    Current standings.
     
  16. Aegis

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    Only because S. Korea is hosting and they're not trying to oppress the N. Koreans.
     
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    Last time I checked, Somalia is a part of the world, lol.
     
  18. Munch

    Munch Benevolent Despot

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    Ha! Fascinating that it comes down to the last two games in this group: SKorea v Iran and NKorea vs Saudi Arabia. The winner of the latter goes through, but if it's a draw, Iran could go through instead if they beat the SKoreans (who may not put up much of a show having already qualified). Somehow I doubt this will be televised, regardless - while the quality of football might not be that great, the premise is interesting.
     

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