Six Conservative Guys

Six Conservative Guys - Proudly Serving the Vast Right Wing Conspiracy Since 2003

We'll gladly reply to or publish your response. E-mail Six Conservative Guys

This page is powered by Blogger. Isn't yours?
Tuesday, March 18, 2003
During Bush’s speech last night, he said (paraphrasing) ‘Americans have borne the burden of conflict before’ and I immediately thought he would follow up with a couple key examples, the first one being Normandy. I was disappointed when he didn’t, but hopefully, when the group of countries jump on the rebuilding bandwagon after the conflict is over, as they undoubtedly will, I hope that France doesn’t get a large role. Yes, we need to keep them as an ally. But they are not a key ally - - on the world stage, what, specifically, do we need them for?

I hope that as much as Europe, collectively, opposes military action in Iraq, they are wondering why France is trying to position itself as Europe’s leader in the UN. I don’t know the influence that France has in the EU, but they seem to like their role in the UN spotlight.

Jason made a good point that boycotts hurt the average workers long before governments, and I agree with it. I, personally, couldn’t do much in a boycott, since the only things I can think of that I have purchased from France in the last year is wine and cheese (no kidding and stop laughing). But if the average French worker gets hurt due to his government policies, I hope that he blames his government, and not the U.S. Cause this American will NOT purchase anything from France for a long, long time, and I’m sure there’s many others like me.

Comments: Post a Comment