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SEAL's do it again

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by Kevatc, Jan 25, 2012.

  1. Kevatc

    Kevatc Oregon Well-Known Member

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    Sun195 Pugetropolis, WA Well-Known Member

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    Good news! Way to go SEALs!
     
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    PBinWA Clark County Well-Known Member

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    Browning55 Seattle-Everett Area Active Member

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    No messing around.
    Not politically correct.
    Just downright effective.
     
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  5. Nutty4Guns

    Nutty4Guns Portland ADHD Superstar

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    Nice job SEALs!
     
  6. Kevatc

    Kevatc Oregon Well-Known Member

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    Tip of the hat to Obama for giving the thumbs up to carry out the mission. This makes twice where had things gone badly he would've insured his polticical demise.
     
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    DoubleTapDrew Oregon Well-Known Member

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    They should do this more often. Might make the pirates stop being pirates.
    You take an American hostage = You die
     
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    slimer13 Deer Park Well-Known Member

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    DEVGRU guys are pretty bad.....not as bad as some of the guys you run across on the intraweb but pretty bad nonetheless.
     
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    TOVO SW WA. Active Member

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    Very glad these guys are on our side. Great training tactics equipments and just bad a$$.


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  10. Swedish K

    Swedish K SW Washington Moderator Staff Member

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    9 less lowlife kidnappers on the planet - Good work team Six! Maybe if we took the leash off and let them go to town in that part of the world we would see an effective end to piracy and kidnapping in the area.
     
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    husker portland Active Member

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    I think the seal team did a great job but I dont think it should be in the media. I think all we should know is the people were rescude.
     
  12. jbett98

    jbett98 NW Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Successful daring rescue, State of the Union speech, all in the same day. Sounds like some Democratic political hay was being made.
     
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    gunnails Hillsboro Active Member

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    Seems like politics plays in to every thing any more, regardless Obama made some hay for me, any day is a good day to rescue those in need. Today is always the best day to do so.
     
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    locobob Beaverton, Oregon Well-Known Member

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    This is the way to deal with international criminals in lawless lands - not payoffs. Good job SEAL's!

    Politicized? Not really. Obama could have made a big deal about this during his speech but chose not to, like him or not I think he deserves props for showing restraint in that regard.
     
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    Kevatc Oregon Well-Known Member

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    100% agree. He hasn't called attention to the OBL or this mission yet. No doubt this will come out in the future and no doubt there will be fit throwing and teeth gnashing by some but the bottom line is he had to make tough decisions that could've cost him dearly and yet he made them anyway. BO has some solid stones.
     
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    DoubleTapDrew Oregon Well-Known Member

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    That was one of the first things he talked about in his state of the union speech
    I think he wanted to wait until they were safely back on US soil before talking about it. Would suck to boast about what a successful mission it was only to have them crash en route back home :(
     
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    Browning55 Seattle-Everett Area Active Member

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    Great sign at an Alaskan fishery --

    Islamic Terrorists are like King Salmon -
    Life is good until the SEALS show up.