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"I believe 9/11/01 would have been cause for formal declaration of war if there was evidence that a government was behind it or was directly aiding and supporting it. That not being the case, you couldn't really declare *war*, but you couldn't deny the properly targeted use of force either.<snip>"

I disagree. Didn't we declare war on the Barbary Pirates in the 1800's? Coulda been the same thing against al Quada.

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