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Sun Feb 27, 2022, 02:47 AM Feb 2022

DU Poll: If the US were in a similar situation, would you volunteer to fight? [View all]

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Absolutely, without question. Haggard Celine Feb 2022 #1
I'm way too old. No Vested Interest Feb 2022 #2
I would be a supporter on the down low... FirstLight Feb 2022 #3
I'm only 5'1" woman and mostly a pacifist BigmanPigman Feb 2022 #4
I learned something tonight. TexasTowelie Feb 2022 #9
Maybe my use of profanity BigmanPigman Feb 2022 #11
It could also be the double use of "man" in your screen name True Dough Feb 2022 #17
It's a Pink Floyd song from the album Animals BigmanPigman Feb 2022 #18
I always thought you were a man too because of the "man" in your name. Thanks for Raine Feb 2022 #25
Ah, yes. Pink Floyd inspired True Dough Feb 2022 #37
That's what I would do too. yardwork Feb 2022 #36
Im a senior citizen James48 Feb 2022 #5
I'm 56 and disabled, but I have strong cyber skills. TexasTowelie Feb 2022 #6
I'm a middle-aged woman and never trained in combat at all but yes Withywindle Feb 2022 #7
I hope everyone is paying close attention blue sky at night Feb 2022 #8
I wouldn't be good at fighting, but.. mvd Feb 2022 #10
I served in the military Skittles Feb 2022 #12
I would any way I could, duforsure Feb 2022 #13
I was thinking that caring for BigmanPigman Feb 2022 #14
Yes that would help , but my issues with my health make that very hard for me to do, duforsure Feb 2022 #51
Does my cane count?! UTUSN Feb 2022 #15
From what I have seen in 007 films BigmanPigman Feb 2022 #16
Or an umbrella. Or just about anything in those movies. nt alphafemale Feb 2022 #23
We are a bit old and decrepit, but as others have indicated -- there is always something that can.... Hekate Feb 2022 #19
If I must die, I want it to be from a frontal wound. alphafemale Feb 2022 #20
Yup... ditto hlthe2b Feb 2022 #31
If Republicans had all three branches Woodswalker Feb 2022 #21
I will turn 70 this year, but my eyes are still good. DFW Feb 2022 #22
Same here. 70 and have had a couple surgeries, so just stick me up in a window someplace. dameatball Feb 2022 #38
No, am huge coward. Would hide in closet or under the bed like my sister's cat. betsuni Feb 2022 #24
I volunteered once, I'd do it again ... PBC_Democrat Feb 2022 #26
If Republicans had all three branches Woodswalker Feb 2022 #27
Other - I don't know what I would do Ohio Joe Feb 2022 #28
Like most people I'd imagine, myself included. SammyWinstonJack Feb 2022 #29
What choice would we have? Given OUR threat is coming from within, that premise may be realized. hlthe2b Feb 2022 #30
Kick BlueWavePsych Feb 2022 #32
I'm too old to fight BlueIdaho Feb 2022 #33
Hell, yes, I have always despised fascists like Putin and the MAGAT King. Roisin Ni Fiachra Feb 2022 #34
I'm 73 and arthritic, but I know how to shoot so I'd feel obligated. What a Vinca Feb 2022 #35
On the battlefield, I would be a liability MissMillie Feb 2022 #39
I am a 68 almost 69 year old female. SamKnause Feb 2022 #40
Yes Bettie Feb 2022 #41
I am in my 70's but I would do what I could lindalou65 Feb 2022 #42
I'm fifty-three, but I could still crew a tank. Aristus Feb 2022 #43
If it was desperate enough that I was needed I would. redwitch Feb 2022 #44
I am too long of tooth to carry a rifle. Chainfire Feb 2022 #45
I'm 63. I would fight Chautauquas Feb 2022 #46
There would be no other choice but to fight dclarston13 Feb 2022 #47
Sure. I'm old but I'm spry. If all wars had to be fought by old men, there wouldn't be wars. Midnight Writer Feb 2022 #48
I'm a 74 year old retired Marine, MarineCombatEngineer Feb 2022 #49
I would make Molotov cocktails Wicked Blue Feb 2022 #50
71 here and yes I would fight to keep fascism from stealing our democracy. Emile Feb 2022 #52
Certainly. There wouldn't be much of a choice. BlueTsunami2018 Feb 2022 #53
You mean if someone sent troops... LiberatedUSA Feb 2022 #54
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