And while we're on the subject of
Of course, that wasn't for oil concessions, it was for francophone pride.
And while we're talking about our European "betters" (especially those of the francophone type), remember the Belgian Congo and Leopoldville? What, you never heard about this at University?
The caption reads: A father stares at the hands of his five year-old daughter, which were severed as a punishment for having harvested too little caoutchouc/rubber
Is it OK to say that anyone who says we need to ape the French or the Belgians is (a) ignorant or (b) entirely, thoroughly, hopelessly corrupt. Don't forget that our Libya intervention is being run from Brussels and Paris.
And can every leftie who ever said no blood for oil just shut up and sit down in the back of the room? Grownups are talking here. It's drivel, and drivel of a shockingly low quality. In the future, please give us a higher caliber drivel.