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Old June 25th, 2013, 11:30 AM   #31
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So how do Somalis control Minnesota?
never said control... but own the state..

you can visit Minnesota, you will find out
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Because they weren't badass enough to do it themselves.
What, the Somalis? Empires in Somalis actually once extended their rule deep into the Ethiopian Ogaden and various sultans of the early modern period seeked to expand to the lands of the sultan of Zanzibar. Somalis in a way were colonists akin to the British, they established a city and mines in Sofala, Mozambique, invaded and occupied Aden in the medieval period, liberated the Swahili city-states from Portuguese occupiers. Sounds like a pretty badass history to me..


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Right, right. And yet they "cowardly" bombed the Mad Mullah and got rid of him. Sounds forcible enough to me.

War is not a computer game where "honour" gets you a better score.
After having been repulsed in 4 military expeditions, that actually does seem pretty cowardly. Of course war isn't a game, but people are judged in war for how they conduct themselves.
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Yeah. At the battle of Dul Madoba, the British had 85 men vs 2750. They lost 36 killed, 21 wounded, the Somalis lost 450 killed and wounded.
The British had superior technology, and were supplanted by the Italian Navy and a force of 15,000 Ethiopian soldiers in their campaigns, the Dervish State's only advantage was through their numbers, they'd be mad not to use it.

As for you calling him the Mad Mullah, it's weird...these Western pet names for foreigners are so...cringeworthy, I really can't think of a better word to describe it.
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Old June 25th, 2013, 12:42 PM   #33

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So how do Somalis control Minnesota?
I don't think I like this thetruth poster very much, Somalia has a rich history but there's really no need to inflate it or pass off Somalis as these almost mythical superhumans. It reeks of insecurity and only earns you derision from foreigners.
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I don't think I like this thetruth poster very much, Somalia has a rich history but there's really no need to inflate it or pass off Somalis as these almost mythical superhumans. It reeks of insecurity and only earns you derision from foreigners.
why you don't like me?
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why you don't like me?
You seem intent to pass off Somalia as this mythical paradise, which is simply just not true, IMO it just exposes your own insecurity and distorts Somalia's history and accomplishments. Somalia in its prime was comparable to any of the civilizations in its period, but right now the country has clearly declined, some parts are unlivable(although the northern secessionist republics have carved out a sphere of stability and economic growth). All this does is just open you up for attacks by foreigners who will not, cannot understand the mindset of a somali who is stuck in the past when it comes to Somalia. You will never find a Somali who is willing to candidly say that, "Somalia is really in the sh_t right now". Too proud.

My parents are the same way, they talk about Somalia as this untouched realm of peace and prosperity, IMO they represent the illogical mindset of the modern day somali. Somalia as a whole will never move forward because its people are stuck in the past. We can't protect ourselves like we used to, not from islamists, pirates, or the other thugs who terrorise their countrymen on a daily basis, or even from foreigners.
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You seem intent to pass off Somalia as this mythical paradise, which is simply just not true, IMO it just exposes your own insecurity and distorts Somalia's history and accomplishments. Somalia in its prime was comparable to any of the civilizations in its period, but right now the country has clearly declined, some parts are unlivable(although the northern secessionist republics have carved out a sphere of stability and economic growth). All this does is just open you up for attacks by foreigners who will not, cannot understand the mindset of a somali who is stuck in the past when it comes to Somalia. You will never find a Somali who is willing to candidly say that, "Somalia is really in the sh_t right now". Too proud.

My parents are the same way, they talk about Somalia as this untouched realm of peace and prosperity, IMO they represent the illogical mindset of the modern day somali. Somalia as a whole will never move forward because its people are stuck in the past. We can't protect ourselves like we used to, not from islamists, pirates, or the other thugs who terrorise their countrymen on a daily basis, or even from foreigners.
insecurity of what?? the Word do not exist in my head, or feeling..

walk on earth, as the true owner of the world.. '' thats the true somali mentality''

I doubt that you are somali?? Ninyahow beenta iska naaf?? translate this?? if you are somali

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Seriously this thread is pretty much a dick measuring contest. Am I allowed to say that?
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Seriously this thread is pretty much a dick measuring contest. Am I allowed to say that?
Certainly, the OP's intention was to decribe the warriors from his country as macho and badass, in spite of the serious problems of such a chaotic country.
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Yeah, I guess it was that way from the start actually, but only one person is really interested in participating.
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Seriously this thread is pretty much a dick measuring contest. Am I allowed to say that?
What are u doing in my thread! plzz leave thank u..

Ofcourse this thread is to honor, my Badasssss country!
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