Tom Webb's past comments

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    Tom Webb

    Sounds like a tired song. He should've cashed those US Treasury checks for the Gitmo base lease. He has only to blame himself and the Russians for the sorry economic state of Cuba.

    Posted in: Fidel Castro turns 89; says U.S. has hefty debt to Cuba

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    Tom Webb

    War is hell. If you lost, heads will roll. This is just the facts of war.

    Posted in: Do you think the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki were morally justifiable?

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    Tom Webb

    Everybody spies on their friends and foes. I just wonder why people are "amazed" that is happens. Folks, spying has a long, long history. Many friends spy on the US. It's another game to be played.

    Posted in: WikiLeaks says US spied on Japanese government, companies

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    Tom Webb

    The Pacific rim countries should not have included Japan in the TPP. Japanese agricultural lobby has a strong hold on the politicians and the government protection enjoyed by the farmers, ranchers, the brainwashed citizens will not allow a level-playing field.

    Posted in: Pacific trade talks fail to clinch TPP deal

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    Tom Webb

    First to set booths on ground is the big dog. How are you going to get them out of there? Japan is too late to do anything. Mr. Abe, you should put your own oil/gas platform out there. You show no back bone, China knows this.

    Posted in: China says it has every right to drill in East China Sea

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    Tom Webb

    I take shower before going to work and before I hit the sack. Sometimes, three times a day especially in the summer.

    Posted in: Mega-important debate: Do you shower before work or before bed?

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    Tom Webb

    I will continue NOT to travel on JAL. It has been my experience since the 1970s to observe JAL's unhealthy culture and most employees' haughty attitude towards its guests. Their superior attitude just grates on my nerves. It doesn't surprise me that management tramples over it employees..

    Posted in: Flight attendant sues JAL for 'maternity harassment'

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    Tom Webb

    He is old enough to know better than carry a stranger's bag on an airline. I seriously doubt that he was given an all paid vacation for nothing. He knew it was not a straight deal. I have no sympathy for him.

    Posted in: Japanese grandfather gets life in prison in Indonesia drug case

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    Tom Webb

    Maybe the US Marine Corps would like to move there?

    Posted in: U.S.-Japan guidelines said to specify Senkakus' defense

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    Tom Webb

    Japan should start development of fishing village, coast guard station, and other defense related facilities on the islands.

    Posted in: U.S.-Japan guidelines said to specify Senkakus' defense

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    Tom Webb

    Well, it looks like all the preparation is completed. Now US or Japan can bomb North's nuclear facilities this coming summer.

    Posted in: U.S. delivers second radar defense system to Japan

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    Tom Webb

    Why don't the South Korean or Japan just bomb out the nuke sites in North Korea and end this silly game? How much more crap will the world has to take from this spoiled brat?

    Posted in: Japan, wary of N Korea, works to secure infrastructure after Sony attack

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    Tom Webb

    The big DENIAL is already starting. Takeuchi, you can forget the big lie because Japanese troops practiced cannibalism. I heard from one former soldier who stated that they had to eat curry that had the liver of an American pilot. The pilot was beheaded, then eaten. The soldiers were not starving. Those responsible officers were later tried and eventually hanged on Guam. When I read Hillenbrand's novel, the story was plausible. But knowing the Japanese habit of trying to hide the ugly truth, I am not surprised that many people will stand with Takeuchi.

    Posted in: Angelina Jolie's 'Unbroken' strikes a nerve in Japan

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    Tom Webb

    So what is happening in the USA? I am concerned that the US FAA have not questioned Korean Air why a passenger can order the Captain to return to the gate. Are all Korean Air flights run like this? If anything, Cho should have been kicked off the plane for disrupting the flight.

    Posted in: Korean Air to be sanctioned for nut rage cover-up

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    Tom Webb

    This spoiled brat needs to be spanked, her head shaved, feathered and tarred. The US FAA need to inquire into this brat's action because she was not a crew member and had caused a delay in departure. I am sure that FAA's protocol was not followed. So Captain, you better have a good answer why a passenger can order an airline to return to gate and kick off a member of your crew.

    Posted in: Korean Air CEO apologizes for daughter's nuts tantrum

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    Tom Webb

    Now that imported foods are so expensive, the Japanese farmers must be out in force plowing up the dormant fields and paddies to prevent starvation. Isn't this what all those farmers said when their products were artificially priced higher? Isn't this the reason why the politicians backed up the farm lobby? Citizens of Japan, your farmers will be out in force shorty so you will not starve.

    Posted in: Yen plunge hurting, but more still to come

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    Tom Webb

    For those that are not afraid, please go to the Chinese embassy in Tokyo and give it a mighty finger, otherwise known as the Arizona (USA) greeting.

    Posted in: Chinese NGO wants Japan apology for 1937 massacre

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    Tom Webb

    Hirai you are a spineless coward. I can't believe you frat over a movie just because its about a North Korean brat. No wonder the people of Asia thinks Japanese are cowards that can't standup to China without the USA holding your hands.

    Posted in: Sony CEO ordered 'The Interview' toned down; Rogen objected

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    Tom Webb

    The Japan Coast Guard should confiscate the boat and coral harvest. The captain should be thrown in prison. The Japan Maritime Self Defense force can use the boat as target practice.

    Posted in: Chinese skipper arrested for poaching coral brought to Yokohama

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    Tom Webb

    Maybe it is time for the US military bases to close in Okinawa. I can't imagine a "Red" invasion from China into the neighboring countries. North Korea is another story. But there is no need for the American bases in Okinawa to strike fear into North Korea. The US 7th Fleet is homeported in Yokosuka. One carrier task force is more than enough to take care of any aggression by the North Korea.

    Posted in: Okinawa vote a blow to Japan-U.S. ties, say analysts

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