Originally Posted by Direckshun
Come again? You lost me.
You seemed to agree that al Qaeda trained terrorists might indeed be trained to point at US policies as motivators in a sophisticated effort to undermine our war effort, but you concluded that I don't have a point because some terrorists aren't al Qaeda trained. I'm correcting you by pointing out that to be right, I only need some of the terrorists to be using this tactic, not all of them.
I've agreed that some terrorists may well hate us for our policies. My position is that hatred of our culture/freedoms is also a major motivator. Therefore, to prove me wrong you'd have to make the case that most terrorists have to hate us almost exclusively for our policies.
"Well, it is one thing for Bill Clinton to say, I feel your pain. It is another thing for Barack Obama to say I feel your pain that I have caused." - George Will