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Old 03-08-2006, 12:41 AM   #1
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This story made the front page of Norways leading newspaper, it's about the suspended teacher Jay Bennish. Here's a link to his speach: http://www.startcolorado.com/iac/KOA-AM/Geo-Teacher.MP3

I would say that I agree with alot of what he says, I'm not talking bad about americans in general. Personally I think america is great, and americans are warm and caring people. I've been to your country a few times, and it's been the best vacations I've ever had. What I don't understand though is how one person, George Bush, can use his powers to destroy Americas reputation the way he has been doing. The same newspaper as mentioned before had a poll on wether people would like to spend their vacation in USA or not, and which country they would like to spend their vacation in. Only 30% said they would like to go to USA, and USA had plummeted from being the number one "wanted destination" with 50% to about 20% today. I don't mean to offend or hurt anyones feelings, this is just my opinion. What do you guys think?

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Old 03-08-2006, 12:45 AM   #2
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OK. I've already gotten in trouble with this type of thread. NO political discussions are allowed. Lets talk about what we have in common- Beer!

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OK. I've already gotten in trouble with this type of thread. NO political discussions are allowed. Lets talk about what we have in common- Beer!
i second that.
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Old 03-08-2006, 12:51 AM   #4
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I apologize, I wasn't aware of that rule . Just wanted to know how you guys felt, but I can see how this could get messy.

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Old 03-08-2006, 01:58 AM   #5
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OK. I've already gotten in trouble with this type of thread. NO political discussions are allowed. Lets talk about what we have in common- Beer!
Thanks for the reminder, I was about to write something. But I like the no politics approach for this board better.

Now if we want to discuss a hot topic, we can always discuss about using bleach as a sanitizer.

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Old 03-08-2006, 02:00 AM   #6
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Thanks for the reminder, I was about to write something. But I like the no politics approach for this board better.

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I was as well but this forum is too good for politics.
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Old 03-08-2006, 02:30 AM   #7
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Yep...I'll lock it.....even though I'd LOVE to contribute my .02...........

Good job on holding off guys.....

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