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Posted on 11/24/2005 6:34:18 PM PST by mirkwood

I am trying to load my ammo for a Maine fight against the ruling left. If you have any of the numerous idiotic statements in the past 5 or 6 years I would love to get them. I want all statements from the U.S.A. not just Maine. I am sure there are some comments from Xlinton and Gorex. Please attribute and date. Thank you.


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1 posted on 11/24/2005 6:34:18 PM PST by mirkwood
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To: mirkwood

Well, there's John Kerry saying in a live national debate that he'd help Iran get nukes, that's got to rank top five even in such an intense competition.


2 posted on 11/24/2005 6:35:14 PM PST by thoughtomator (What'ya mean you formatted the cat!?)
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To: mirkwood

How about the statement that whatever the U.S. does, it must first pass the "global test."


3 posted on 11/24/2005 6:37:40 PM PST by i_dont_chat (Houston, TX)
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To: i_dont_chat

Dang it, I forgot the "global" one. Thanks.


4 posted on 11/24/2005 6:39:03 PM PST by mirkwood (http://www.sweetwaterbrew.com)
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To: mirkwood

"We're going to take things away from you on behalf of the common good" -- Hillary Clinton


5 posted on 11/24/2005 6:40:39 PM PST by Michael Goldsberry (Lt. Bruce C. Fryar USN 01-02-70 Laos)
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To: mirkwood

Sorry I can't remember where I first heard it:

I never had sex with that woman, Miss Lewinsky!


6 posted on 11/24/2005 6:41:01 PM PST by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN - 3rd Bn. Fifth Marines RVN 1969)
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To: mirkwood

"If there hadn't been a vote, we would never have had inspectors. And if we hadn't voted the way we voted, we would not have been able to have a chance of going to the United Nations and stopping the president, in effect, who already had the votes."--John Kerry, Democratic primary debate, Sept. 9, 2003


7 posted on 11/24/2005 6:42:49 PM PST by digger48
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To: mirkwood

Have these handy, just in case. These are some (surprisingly) cogent things liberals have said, that are now at 180-degree variance with their current posturing:


"One way or the other, we are determined to deny Iraq the capacity to develop weapons of mass destruction and the missiles to deliver them. That is our bottom line." - President Clinton, Feb. 4, 1998

"If Saddam rejects peace and we have to use force, our purpose is clear. We want to seriously diminish the threat posed by Iraq's weapons of mass destruction program." - President Clinton, Feb. 17, 1998

Iraq is a long way from [here], but what happens there matters a great deal here. For the risks that the leaders of a rogue state will use nuclear, chemical or biological weapons against us or our allies is the greatest security threat we face." - Madeline Albright, Feb 18, 1998

"He will use those weapons of mass destruction again, as he has ten times since 1983." - Sandy Berger, Clinton National Security Adviser, Feb 18,1998

"[W]e urge you, after consulting with Congress, and consistent with the US Constitution and laws, to take necessary actions (including, if appropriate, air and missile strikes on suspect Iraqi sites) to respond effectively to the threat posed by Iraq's refusal to end its weapons of mass destruction programs." - Letter to President Clinton, signed by Sens. Carl Levin (D-MI), Tom Daschle (D-SD), John Kerry (D - MA), and others Oct. 9,1998

"Saddam Hussein has been engaged in the development of weapons of mass destruction technology which is a threat to countries in the region and he has made a mockery of the weapons inspection process." - Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D, CA), Dec. 16, 1998

"Hussein has chosen to spend his money on building weapons of mass destruction and palaces for his cronies." > - Madeline Albright, Clinton Secretary of State, Nov. 10, 1999

"There is no doubt that ... Saddam Hussein has invigorated his weapons programs. Reports indicate that biological, chemical and nuclear programs continue apace and may be back to pre-Gulf War status. In addition, Saddam continues to redefine delivery systems and is doubtless using the cover of a licit missile program to develop longer-range missiles that will threaten the United States and our allies." - Letter to President Bush, Signed by Sen. Bob Graham (D, FL,) and others, December 5, 2001

"We begin with the common belief that Saddam Hussein is a tyrant and threat to the peace and stability of the region. He has ignored the mandate of the United Nations and is building weapons of mass destruction and the means of delivering them." - Sen. Carl Levin (D, MI), Sept. 19, 2002

"We know that he has stored secret supplies of biological and chemical weapons throughout his country." - Al Gore, Sept. 23, 2002

"Iraq's search for weapons of mass destruction has proven impossible to deter and we should assume that it will continue for as long as Saddam is in power." - Al Gore, Sept. 23, 2002

"We have known for many years that Saddam Hussein is seeking and developing weapons of mass destruction." - Sen. Ted Kennedy (D, MA), Sept. 27, 2002

"The last UN weapons inspectors left Iraq in October of 1998. We are confident that Saddam Hussein retains some stockpiles of chemical and biological weapons, and that he has since embarked on a crash course to build up his chemical and biological warfare capabilities. Intelligence reports indicate that he is seeking nuclear weapons..." - Sen. Robert Byrd (D, WV), Oct. 3, 2002

"I will be voting to give the President of the United States the authority to use force-- if necessary-- to disarm Saddam Hussein because I believe that a deadly arsenal of weapons of mass destruction in his hands is a real and grave threat to our security." - Sen. John F. Kerry (D, MA), Oct. 9,2002

"There is unmistakable evidence that Saddam Hussein is working aggressively to develop nuclear weapons and will likely have nuclear weapons within the next five years .. We also should remember we have always underestimated the progress Saddam has made in development of weapons of mass destruction."- Sen. Jay Rockefeller (D, WV), Oct 10, 2002

"He has systematically violated, over the course of the past 11 years, every significant UN resolution that has demanded that he disarm and destroy his chemical and biological weapons, and any nuclear capacity. This he has refused to do" - Rep. Henry Waxman (D, CA), Oct. 10, 2002

"In the four years since the inspectors left, intelligence reports show that Saddam Hussein has worked to rebuild his chemical and biological weapons stock, his missile delivery capability, and his nuclear program. He has also given aid, comfort, and sanctuary to terrorists, including Al Qaeda members.. It is clear, however, that if left unchecked, Saddam Hussein will continue to increase his capacity to wage biological and chemical warfare, and will keep trying to develop nuclear weapons." - Sen. Hillary Clinton (D, NY), Oct 10, 2002

"We are in possession of what I think to be compelling evidence that Saddam Hussein has, and has had for a number of years, a developing capacity for the production and storage of weapons of mass destruction." - Sen. Bob Graham (D, FL), Dec. 8, 2002

"Without question, we need to disarm Saddam Hussein. He is a brutal, murderous dictator, leading an oppressive regime . He presents a particularly grievous threat because he is so consistently prone to miscalculation ... And now he is miscalculating America's response to his continued deceit and his consistent grasp for weapons of mass destruction .. So the threat of Saddam Hussein with weapons of mass destruction is real" - Sen. John F. Kerry (D, MA), Jan. 23. 2003


8 posted on 11/24/2005 6:43:23 PM PST by Choose Ye This Day (Win the war. Confirm the judges. Cut the taxes. Control the spending. Secure the border.)
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To: mirkwood

http://www.gargaro.com/algore.html


9 posted on 11/24/2005 6:43:34 PM PST by SamKeck
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To: mirkwood

"I'm an internationalist. I'd like to see our troops dispersed through the world only at the directive of the United Nations." -- John Kerry, 1970


10 posted on 11/24/2005 6:44:13 PM PST by Choose Ye This Day (Win the war. Confirm the judges. Cut the taxes. Control the spending. Secure the border.)
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To: mirkwood

This is already a goldmine. Thank you all for the help.


11 posted on 11/24/2005 6:44:23 PM PST by mirkwood (http://www.sweetwaterbrew.com)
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"There are all kinds of atrocities, and I would have to say that, yes, yes, I committed the same kind of atrocities as thousands of other soldiers have committed in that I took part in shootings in free fire zones. I conducted harassment and interdiction fire. I used 50 calibre machine guns, which we were granted and ordered to use, which were our only weapon against people. I took part in search and destroy missions, in the burning of villages. All of this is contrary to the laws of warfare, all of this is contrary to the Geneva Conventions and all of this is ordered as a matter of written established policy by the government of the United States from the top down." -- John Kerry, April 18, 1971


12 posted on 11/24/2005 6:45:25 PM PST by Choose Ye This Day (Win the war. Confirm the judges. Cut the taxes. Control the spending. Secure the border.)
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To: mirkwood

"I voted for it before I voted against it." (Jean Kerry 2004)


13 posted on 11/24/2005 6:49:00 PM PST by indcons (A Happy Thanksgiving to my FRiends and their families.)
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To: mirkwood

Once I get most all of them, I will post the total so you too can use this info as you will. Once again, thanks.


14 posted on 11/24/2005 6:50:34 PM PST by mirkwood (http://www.sweetwaterbrew.com)
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* "The vote is the vote. I voted to authorize. It was the right vote, and the reason I mentioned the threat is that we gave the--we had to give life to the threat. If there wasn't a legitimate threat, Saddam Hussein was not going to allow inspectors in. Now, let me make two points if I may. Ed [Gordon] questioned my answer. The reason I can't tell you to a certainty whether the president misled us is because I don't have any clue what he really knew about it, or whether he was just reading what was put in front of him. And I have no knowledge whether or not this president was in depth--I just don't know that. And that's an honest answer, and there are serious suspicions about the level to which this president really was involved in asking the questions that he should've. With respect to the question of, you know, the vote--let's remember where we were. If there hadn't been a vote, we would never have had inspectors. And if we hadn't voted the way we voted, we would not have been able to have a chance of going to the United Nations and stopping the president, in effect, who already had the votes, and who was obviously asking serious questions about whether or not the Congress was going to be there to enforce the effort to create a threat. So I think we did the right thing. I'm convinced we did."


15 posted on 11/24/2005 6:50:39 PM PST by digger48
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To: mirkwood

Long winded Bass Turd , isn't he?


16 posted on 11/24/2005 6:51:38 PM PST by digger48
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Reid: "We all know the Vice President's office was the nerve center of an operation designed to sell the war and discredit those who challenged it... The manipulation of intelligence to sell the war in Iraq... the Vice President is behind that." (Reid, you may recall, recently called the President "a loser" while speaking to a high-school civics class.)

Durbin: "I seconded the motion Sen. Harry Reid made last week. Republicans in Congress have refused, despite repeated promises, to investigate the Bush administration's misuse of pre-war intelligence, so Senate Democrats are standing up and demanding the truth." (Durbin, you may recall, recently compared U.S. troops to the Nazis and Pol Pot.)

Kennedy: "The Bush administration misrepresented and distorted the intelligence to justify a war that America should never have fought." (Kennedy, you may recall, got kicked out of Harvard for cheating. In addition, you may recall, he drunk-drove his car off a bridge at Chappaquiddick, leaving Mary Jo Kopechne to drown while he went back to his hotel, called his lawyer, concocted an alibi and went to sleep.)

17 posted on 11/24/2005 6:52:54 PM PST by Gone_Postal (government big enough to give you everything you want is a government big enough to take it away)
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To: mirkwood

The president always has the right, and always has had the right, for preemptive strike. That was a great doctrine throughout the Cold War. It was always one of the things we argued about with respect to arms control. No president, though all of American history, has ever ceded, and nor would I, the right to preempt in any way necessary to protect the US. But if and when you do it, you have to do it in a way that passes the global test where your countrymen, your people understand fully why you're doing what you're doing and you can prove to the world that you did it for legitimate reasons. Here we have our own secretary of state who has had to apologize to the world for the presentation he made to the UN. When Pres. Kennedy in the Cuban missile crisis sent his secretary of state to Paris to meet with DeGaulle to tell them about the missiles in Cuba, he said, "Here, let me show you the photos." DeGaulle waved them off and said, "No, no, no. The word of the president of the US is good enough for me."
Source: First Bush-Kerry debate, Miami FL Sep 30, 2004


18 posted on 11/24/2005 6:54:16 PM PST by Choose Ye This Day (Win the war. Confirm the judges. Cut the taxes. Control the spending. Secure the border.)
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To: digger48

That is exactly what I am looking for. I want to stump the opposition with their own people's words.


19 posted on 11/24/2005 6:54:36 PM PST by mirkwood (http://www.sweetwaterbrew.com)
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"I don't want to diminish the threat of terrorism at all, it is extremely serious, but on a long-term global basis, global warming is the most serious problem we are facing."--Al Gore, quoted in the Melbourne, Australia, Age, Nov. 14


20 posted on 11/24/2005 7:00:55 PM PST by digger48
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To: digger48

That one demolishes the Dems. It proves that they have NO business having the reins of our national security ever again.


21 posted on 11/24/2005 7:03:24 PM PST by Choose Ye This Day (Win the war. Confirm the judges. Cut the taxes. Control the spending. Secure the border.)
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To: Choose Ye This Day

Exactly my point. If we put our minds and resources together we are a formidable force. I am in Maine, where the RINO run free.


22 posted on 11/24/2005 7:08:31 PM PST by mirkwood (http://www.sweetwaterbrew.com)
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<"We're going to take things away from you on behalf of the common good" -- Hillary Clinton
>
That has got to be the favorite for all of you. Just a guess.


23 posted on 11/24/2005 7:19:07 PM PST by mirkwood (http://www.sweetwaterbrew.com)
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"When [the Bush administration] could have listened to General Shinseki and put in enough troops to maintain order, they chose not to. They were wrong."—Sen. John Kerry, who has been for and against Operation Iraqi Freedom, depending on wind direction, using the "opportunity" of 2,000 deaths in Iraq to suggest, on cue, that hindsight is 20/20, and re-issue his call for troop withdrawal from the region.

Of course, larger troop deployments create larger targets—but that inconvenient fact has not deterred Kerry from repeating BIG lies.

Amazingly, Kerry said in the same speech, "General George Casey, our top military commander in Iraq, recently told Congress that our large military presence 'feeds the notion of occupation' and 'extends the amount of time that it will take for Iraqi security forces to become self-reliant.' It is essential to acknowledge that the insurgency will not be defeated unless our troop levels are drawn down."

So, in essence, Kerry suggests we needed more troops in Iraq but we also need fewer troops in Iraq.

24 posted on 11/24/2005 7:19:35 PM PST by Gone_Postal (government big enough to give you everything you want is a government big enough to take it away)
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Algore referring to the Chinese fundraising scandal...

"There's no ruling authority" to prosecute what we've done
25 posted on 11/24/2005 7:28:37 PM PST by Vision ("When you trust in yourself, you're trusting in the same wisdom that created you")
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To: mirkwood

Stupid liberal sayings:

It takes a village to raise a child.


26 posted on 11/24/2005 7:31:22 PM PST by i_dont_chat (Houston, TX)
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To: mirkwood

"If it feels good, do it." - stupid liberal saying


27 posted on 11/24/2005 7:32:20 PM PST by i_dont_chat (Houston, TX)
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To: mirkwood

The U.S. constitution is a living document.


28 posted on 11/24/2005 7:40:25 PM PST by i_dont_chat (Houston, TX)
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To: mirkwood

Stupid statement:

The U.S. Constitution supports "separation of Church and State."


29 posted on 11/24/2005 7:41:20 PM PST by i_dont_chat (Houston, TX)
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To: Vision

I had forgotten about that one. It reminds me about the "iced-tea" incident. Thank you.


30 posted on 11/24/2005 8:01:09 PM PST by mirkwood (http://www.sweetwaterbrew.com)
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From 2004: Last week Boston Globe reporter Charles Pierce won a National Headliner Award, in the category “newspaper magazine writing,” for story titled, “Deconstructing Ted.” In that January 5, 2003 piece, Pierce effused: “If she had lived, Mary Jo Kopechne would be 62 years old. Through his tireless work as a legislator, Edward Kennedy would have brought comfort to her in her old age."
31 posted on 11/24/2005 8:32:58 PM PST by martin_fierro (< |:)~)
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To: mirkwood

How about cindy Sheehan when asked about fighting terrorists abroad so we don't have to fight them here.....
My all time favorite!

"Well, if they come here, then I would fight them with whatever, a rolling pin, whatever!"

(Yes, she said that.)


32 posted on 11/24/2005 8:33:08 PM PST by Recovering Ex-hippie (Cowards cut and run...Marines never do!)
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To: mirkwood
Hillary Clinton in SF 6/28/04:

"Many of you are well enough off that ... the tax cuts may have helped you," Sen. Clinton said. "We're saying that for America to get back on track, we're probably going to cut that short and not give it to you.

We're going to take things away from you on behalf of the common good."

33 posted on 11/24/2005 8:38:54 PM PST by rintense
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To: mirkwood

AAARRRGGGGHGHHHGHGHGEEE!

34 posted on 11/24/2005 9:56:18 PM PST by cowboyway (My heroes have always been cowboys.)
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To: cowboyway

Just about ANYTHING Howard Dean utters would qualify for "stupidest [sic] liberal sayings."


35 posted on 11/25/2005 12:13:51 AM PST by Choose Ye This Day (Win the war. Confirm the judges. Cut the taxes. Control the spending. Secure the border.)
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To: mirkwood
"Ill spend the first 100 days of my Administration, flying around apologizing for the War on Terror.." (paraphrased)John Kerry

"The terror threat has been exaggerated" John Kerry

"Reporting for Duty" John Kerry

36 posted on 11/25/2005 12:17:45 AM PST by cardinal4 ("One man gone and another to go....")
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To: mirkwood
You, sir, are obviously a member of the "vast right-wing conspiracy". Hillary says so. :-)

Also, leftists love to use the word "stakeholder". It means someone who is going to be suckered into supporting their latest socialist ripoff scheme.

Land-use favorites are "anti-sprawl initiatives" and "smart growth".

Translation: We are supposed to live in crime and drug-infested high rise apartments in the city while they live in country estates and we pay taxes to support them.

An old favorite is "social justice". That means "open up your wallet, sucka."
37 posted on 11/25/2005 12:38:10 AM PST by cgbg (MSM and Democratic treason--fifty years and counting...)
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To: mirkwood

"I support the military but not the war."


Lib lunatics are totally incapable of seeing/hearing the disconnect in that statement. In addition to which, they are usually incapable of explaining what the heck they meant when they said it.


38 posted on 11/25/2005 10:20:06 PM PST by Rightfootforward
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To: mirkwood

Thanks for your help. I have been having e-mail fun with the "opinion" ssections of the local papers.


39 posted on 11/30/2005 5:56:16 AM PST by mirkwood (Atlantic Brewing Company)
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To: mirkwood

http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2002/11/13/print/main529223.shtml


40 posted on 11/30/2005 6:04:37 AM PST by usmcobra (30 years since I first celebrated The Marine Corps Birthday as a Marine)
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To: mirkwood
^^^ Clinton's plan to scare Bin Ladin

"It would scare the (expletive) out of al Qaeda if suddenly a bunch of black ninjas rappelled out of helicopters in to the middle of their camp. It would get us an enormous deterrence and show those guys we're not afraid."

41 posted on 11/30/2005 6:06:53 AM PST by usmcobra (30 years since I first celebrated The Marine Corps Birthday as a Marine)
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