The W
Views: 99936083
Main | FAQ | Search: Y! / G | Color chart | Log in for more!
22.10.07 2257
The 7 - Current Events & Politics - Powell Has Cancer Surgery Register and log in to post!
(1180 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
User
Post (8 total)
Grimis
Scrapple
Level: 124

Posts: 2590/4700
EXP: 21582666
For next: 253996

Since: 11.7.02
From: MD

Since last post: 1269 days
Last activity: 1066 days
#1 Posted on 15.12.03 0848.21
Reposted on: 15.12.10 0858.31
Thus explaining why he has not been on the forefront recently. Let's hope for a speedy recovery...

Powell Has Cancer Surgery

WASHINGTON, Dec. 15, 2003

(CBS/AP) Secretary of State Colin Powell underwent surgery Monday morning for prostate cancer, a State Department spokesman said.

Richard Boucher said the operation was being performed at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington.

Boucher said Powell "will be there for several days before he returns home. He will be on a reduced schedule while he recovers from the operation."



(edited by Grimis on 15.12.03 0948)
Promote this thread!
DrDirt
Banger
Level: 96

Posts: 294/2703
EXP: 8923993
For next: 64826

Since: 8.10.03
From: flyover country

Since last post: 7 days
Last activity: 6 hours
#2 Posted on 15.12.03 1113.41
Reposted on: 15.12.10 1116.30
This explains why Baker is heading overseas. It made me curious since Powell seemed a perfectly acceptable Secretary of State. He always seemed one of the best members of the Cabinet. Speedy recovery and best wishes.
Big Bad
Scrapple
Level: 146

Posts: 2562/6740
EXP: 37833416
For next: 679970

Since: 4.1.02
From: Dorchester, Ontario

Since last post: 3 days
Last activity: 18 hours
#3 Posted on 15.12.03 1606.14
Reposted on: 15.12.10 1606.24
Best wishes to Mr. Powell. No matter what the administration does, he seems like one guy that can be trusted.
PalpatineW
Lap cheong
Level: 77

Posts: 949/1528
EXP: 4084431
For next: 106717

Since: 2.1.02
From: Getting Rowdy

Since last post: 2829 days
Last activity: 2672 days
AIM:  
#4 Posted on 16.12.03 0148.54
Reposted on: 16.12.10 0148.57
I blame Powell for our impotent foreign policy.
Jaguar
Knackwurst
Level: 107

Posts: 1939/3273
EXP: 12775871
For next: 315482

Since: 23.1.02
From: Phoenix, AZ

Since last post: 198 days
Last activity: 198 days
#5 Posted on 16.12.03 1303.04
Reposted on: 16.12.10 1304.36
Wait. Preemptive war is now impotent foreign policy?

-Jag
Grimis
Scrapple
Level: 124

Posts: 2602/4700
EXP: 21582666
For next: 253996

Since: 11.7.02
From: MD

Since last post: 1269 days
Last activity: 1066 days
#6 Posted on 16.12.03 1404.20
Reposted on: 16.12.10 1408.52
    Originally posted by Jaguar
    Wait. Preemptive war is now impotent foreign policy?
War s not foreign policy....
ThreepMe
Morcilla
Level: 53

Posts: 397/641
EXP: 1104544
For next: 52582

Since: 15.2.02
From: Dallas

Since last post: 3701 days
Last activity: 3360 days
#7 Posted on 16.12.03 1427.12
Reposted on: 16.12.10 1427.47
Colin...

Prostate...

It's almost like Lou Gherig getting Lou Gherig disease. Prophetic. :D

(edited by ThreepMe on 16.12.03 1227)
drjayphd
Scrapple
Moderator
Level: 115

Posts: 1727/3943
EXP: 16731022
For next: 80393

Since: 22.4.02
From: Long Island

Since last post: 31 days
Last activity: 1 day
AIM:  
ICQ:  
Y!:
#8 Posted on 16.12.03 1527.01
Reposted on: 16.12.10 1529.03
    Originally posted by ThreepMe
    Colin...

    Prostate...

    It's almost like Lou Gherig getting Lou Gherig disease. Prophetic. :D

    (edited by ThreepMe on 16.12.03 1227)


Or like that George Carlin routine... "Bush, Dick, and Colin. SOMEBODY got fucked in the ass!" (About Gulf War 1: The Phantom Menace.)
ALL ORIGINAL POSTS IN THIS THREAD ARE NOW AVAILABLE
Thread ahead: Primary Polls Update
Next thread: Dems start eating their own
Previous thread: Strom had the fever
(1180 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
The 7 - Current Events & Politics - Powell Has Cancer SurgeryRegister and log in to post!

The W™ message board - 7 year recycle

ZimBoard
©2001-2014 Brothers Zim
This old hunk of junk rendered your page in 0.198 seconds.