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Clinton makes a strong promise on Iraq (Hillary gets heckled yet promises to stop global warming)
ABC Local ^ | 2/02/07 | Dave Evans

Posted on 02/03/2007 3:57:33 PM PST by Libloather

Clinton makes a strong promise on Iraq
Spoke to the DNC, along with other fellow '08 Democrats
By Dave Evans


US Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton, D-NY, asks questions during a hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. US lawmakers called for an end to American complacency over global warming as the new Democratic-controlled Congress weighed measures to reduce greenhouse gases.(AFP/Getty Images/Mark Wilson)

(New York - WABC, February 2, 2007) - Senator Hillary Clinton, under fire for her fairly weak opposition to the war in Iraq, is coming out with her strongest words yet against the war.

She says if the war's not over on inauguration day, and she's elected president, she'll end it. As we see the war getting worse and worse, we see Hillary Clinton becoming more and more critical.

Her past support of the war may complicate things for her political future.

**SNIP**

Clinton today spoke before the Democratic National Committee, as did almost every other Democrat running for president.

*SNIP**

Former Senator John Edwards has apologized for his vote to go to war. Today he chastised Bush for his refusal to change.

"This president describes himself as the decider. I got news for you Mr. president, you're not the decider. The American people are the decider and they have decided upon you a very long time ago," he said.

At Friday's DNC meeting in Washington, a few anti-war activists heckled Senator Clinton. They have dogged her every move because of her 2002 vote. But so far, it doesn't seem to be hurting her that much. She remains the clear front runner.

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Full transcript of Clinton's speech:

SEN. CLINTON: (Cheers, applause.) Oh, thank you so much -- (name inaudible). (Continued cheers, applause.) Hello Democrats! (Cheers, applause.)

Well, I'm Hillary Clinton, and I'm running for president! (Cheers, applause.) I'm in, and I'm in to win because we have to take our country back! This campaign that we're going to wage is one of the most important that we've ever had in our country. We're going to need everybody working together and getting the results that we want, not only adding to our numbers in the Congress, but taking back the White House and -- (applause).

I want to thank my long-time friend, Governor Dean, for helping to lead the charge for the victories we had in November of '06. (Cheers, applause.) I want to thank all of the state chairs and the committee members because this was a unified effort, and I know how hard everyone worked. And that was the first step, to get the Congress back; to begin to try to rein in the president; to send a clear message that the Democrats are going to do all we can to hold the president accountable, and to try to repair the damage, and limit what else might come over the next two years.

Now, I know a lot of Democrats feel as though we just want this election to be here. And we do, don't we? (Cheers, applause.) But we're going to have to do all we can within the Congress to try to set a new course. And it's challenging. You know that. We have a Democratic majority in the House under the great leadership of Speaker Pelosi. (Cheers, applause.) And we're making progress. And in the Senate we have increased our numbers. But we still have to create coalitions in order to get the votes we need to make the changes that are so necessary.

This is what I pledge to you for the next two years: that I will work with my colleagues in the Senate to do everything we can to change the direction of this country. And then when I am president, working with a Democratic Congress, we will really take our country back and put it on the right track again. (Cheers, applause.)

You know, I am not here today just to start a campaign. I've been in a lot of campaigns over the years. I'm here to start a conversation with our country because we've got to admit to ourselves that things are just not right. We've lost something these last six years. All of you feel it. We know it. And we have to regain it.

It's the basic bargain that many of us grew up expecting, that we felt if you worked hard and did your part, your country would stand with you, it would give you the chance to build a better life for yourself and your family. It was a bargain that created the American middle class, the greatest social invention in the history of the world.

You know, every country has rich people, with all due respect. And unfortunately, we still have a lot of poor people everywhere. But no country has created this extraordinary middle class, out of which most of us came, with the promise of education and better opportunities.

I grew up in a middle class family in the middle of America. My dad was a World War II vet who came back in order to make a better life for us. He ran a small business printing fabric for draperies and lots of times, the only workers he had were my mother and my brothers and me. But we were all in it together and we felt, because of the example he and my mom set, that if you served your country, your country would serve you. (Applause.)

Now when I travel around our country, that's not how people are feeling. Corporate profits and CEO pay are hitting new highs, while wages for hard-working Americans are stagnant. Last year, more people went bankrupt than graduated from college. And if you look at the increasing number of the uninsured, if you realize the shame of 26,000 victims of Katrina still living in trailers, if you ask the worried mom who's trying to figure out, what does "no child left behind" mean when I feel like my children are being left behind? (Cheers, applause.)

When I travel across Upstate New York and hard-working people come and say, Senator, they're closing this factory down and shipping our jobs overseas. Why can't we get tough on China? And I say, because of the debt that this government, under this president, has exploded, we are now dependent upon China, and how do you get tough on your banker? We need to start standing up for the American worker again, and be able to once again compete and win in the global economy. (Applause.)

But it's not just manufacturing jobs, is it?

AUDIENCE MEMBERS: No.

SEN. CLINTON: You know, when I was in Iowa last weekend, I met -- (interrupted by cheers) -- had a great time. Thank you all very much. (Laughter.) I met a young man, an engineer, who was training his replacement. And he said, "You know, I did what I was supposed to do. I went to college; I got an advanced degree. I've worked hard. And now, I'm training somebody who is going to make one-tenth of what I make."

We need a new economic strategy that will rebuild the American middle class and give hope to people who feel that they've done their part, and they're waiting for their government to be on their side again. (Cheers, applause.)

So what I want to do is to renew that promise of America. It's the greatest promise that anyone can be born with or come to be part of, and I want to restore the greatness and respect for our country around the world.

Now, I know very well that we're going to be debating, starting this week in the Senate, a resolution of disapproval of this president's ill-conceived plan to escalate our involvement in Iraq. Now, there are many people --

HECKLER: (Off mike.)

SEN. CLINTON: -- there are many people who wish we could do more, but let me say that if we can get a large bipartisan vote to disapprove this president's plan for escalation, that will be the first time that we will have said, "No!" to President Bush and begin to reverse his policies! (Cheers, applause.)

Now, I want to go further. I propose capping the troop levels. I want to make it very clear that we need to threaten the Iraqi government, that we're going to take money away from their troops, not our troops who still lack body armor and armored vehicles; that we're going to send a clear message -- (cheers, applause) -- that we are finished with their empty promises and with this president's blank check.

And let me add one other thing, and I want to be very clear about this. If I had been president in October of 2002, I would not have started this war. I would not -- (interrupted by cheers, applause) -- and if in Congress, if we in Congress, working as hard as we can to get the 60 votes you need to do anything in the Senate -- believe me, I understand the frustration and the outrage, you have to have 60 votes to cap troops, to limit funding, to do anything.

If we in Congress don't end this war before January 2009, as president, I will! (Cheers, applause.)

And I expect to be busy in the White House in January 2009, because once and for all, we are going to provide quality, affordable, universal healthcare coverage to every single American! (Cheers, applause.) Now, I know some people say what is Hillary Clinton doing talking about health care? (Laughter.) Well, as Dr. Dean knows, this is one of my favorite subjects! And I learned a lot about what we need to do to get it done. There's a big difference between calling for it, impassioned speeches about it, presenting legislation that embodies your hopes and dreams, and another thing to put together the political coalition to actually make it happen. (Applause.)

The same -- the same is true with energy independence. The Democrats know what needs to be done. Again, we're working to try to push this agenda forward. The other day the oil companies reported the highest profits in the history of the world. (Laughter.) I want to take those profits and I want to put them into a strategic energy fund that will begin to find alternative smart energy, alternatives and technologies that will begin to actually move us toward the direction of independence! (Cheers, applause.)

And I have to tell you, I am not running for president to put Bandaids on our problems. I am running to ensure that we actually address them and meet them and get results here in our country, because we have to prove to ourselves, as well as the rest of the world, that we're still the most creative, most innovative, most effective nation in the history of the world.

We have not been demonstrating that recently, have we?

So we have all these big challenges, and we need smart, strong leadership that can provide the solutions that everyone knows we have to have.

I believe that I can, with my lifetime of experience and qualifications, make it possible for us once again to believe in ourselves because we can actually see results. People are tired of politics as usual, with good reason. We're just marching in place. We may even be falling further and further behind. If you look at every international indicator, we don't have the highest quality health care -- although we pay more for it than anybody in the world; we're not setting high goals and moving toward them on energy independence and to combat global warming -- although we emit more gas emissions than anybody else globally. We can do this, but there's a strain of fatalism in some of the conversations that have crept into the political dialogue.

You know, if we try to deal with global climate change, we'll wreck the economy; I reject that. If we try to have universal health care coverage, we'll bankrupt our country; I reject that. (Cheers, applause.) I've been fighting for more than 35 years on behalf of poor people and children and women and families.

AUDIENCE MEMBER: That's right.

SEN. CLINTON: I worked in Arkansas with my friends from Arkansas to reform our schools and to reform rural health care. I have worked across our state in New York to bring economic opportunities to our smallest villages and help our farmers while dealing with the aftermath of 9/11 and what it meant for the greatest city in the world.

You and I know there is another kind of experience that we're going to need in 2008. I know a thing or two about winning campaigns. And -- (cheers, applause) -- when our party and our candidates are attacked, we have got to stand up and fight back. (Cheers, applause.) I have always done that, and I always will. I know how they think, how they act and how to defeat them, and if you give me the chance, that's exactly what we will do together in 2008. (Cheers, applause.)

You know, ultimately this is not about you, me or any of our other wonderful candidates. And we've got a great field of really strong and dedicated candidates. This is about what we leave to the next generation. This is about our children and our grandchildren. And I believe we can marshal our faith, our strength and our ingenuity to restore that basic bargain, to renew the promise of America. That's what I love about our country.

You know, let's not listen to the naysayers, let's plow ahead and shape our own future. We can make history and remake our country's future. We can elect the first woman president. (Cheers, applause.) We can fix health care. We can stop global warming. We can stop the genocide in Darfur! (Cheers, applause.) And yes -- (cheers and applause continuing) -- we can find the right end to the war in Iraq.

Americans are looking for solutions. Democrats, we have them! (Cheers, applause.) Americans are looking for change. Democrats, we are that change! Americans are looking for unity. We can unify our country again. (Cheers, applause.)

America's looking for leaders who see what they see. Our world is changing. The threats we face are real. But the promise of America and the values that sustain us are just as real. And if we're willing to stand up and fight for them, there is no stopping us. Join me on this journey!

Thank you all, and God bless you! (Cheers, applause.)

1 posted on 02/03/2007 3:57:35 PM PST by Libloather
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To: Libloather
We can stop global warming.

Damn, now Hillary can control the sun. We're worse off than I thought.

2 posted on 02/03/2007 4:00:03 PM PST by dirtboy (Duncan Hunter 08)
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To: dirtboy

she'll blow it completely - in spades - and the world will still give her a pass


3 posted on 02/03/2007 4:01:12 PM PST by xcamel (Press to Test, Release to Detonate)
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To: Libloather

If Hillary can't keep track of the Rose law firm billing records how the heck can she be POTUS


4 posted on 02/03/2007 4:01:56 PM PST by al baby (Hi mom)
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To: dirtboy

Keep digging Hil.


5 posted on 02/03/2007 4:03:05 PM PST by cripplecreek (Peace without victory is a temporary illusion.)
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To: dirtboy

She's blowing it completely. What will she promise for the seventh day?


6 posted on 02/03/2007 4:03:46 PM PST by Thebaddog (Labrador Retrievers are the dog's dog)
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To: Thebaddog

She has yet to face John "the healer" Edwards. She's going to have to promise to bring back the dead.


7 posted on 02/03/2007 4:05:03 PM PST by cripplecreek (Peace without victory is a temporary illusion.)
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To: Thebaddog
What will she promise for the seventh day?

A day of arrest.

8 posted on 02/03/2007 4:06:01 PM PST by dirtboy (Duncan Hunter 08)
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To: Libloather

It is looking bad, very bad. If she actually believes any of this and if she has a shot at the White House the only thing that can save us is the wisdom of Congress. :(


9 posted on 02/03/2007 4:06:28 PM PST by RightWhale (300 miles north of Big Wild Life)
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To: Libloather

Just saw the image come up. Comes a time when the stage paint just doesn't get it done.


10 posted on 02/03/2007 4:08:03 PM PST by RightWhale (300 miles north of Big Wild Life)
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To: dirtboy

Great pun!

God save us.


12 posted on 02/03/2007 4:12:32 PM PST by SeaBiscuit (God Bless America and All who protect and preserve this Great Nation.)
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To: Libloather

"You know....you know...you know...you know..."

It's hard enough to read it! I pity anyone that had to sit through it. That voice of hers is like nails on a chalkboard.


13 posted on 02/03/2007 4:13:52 PM PST by Diana in Wisconsin (Save The Earth. It's The Only Planet With Chocolate.)
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To: RightWhale
Comes a time when the stage paint just doesn't get it done.

The Wagner Power Painter was clogged, so they had to use rollers instead.

14 posted on 02/03/2007 4:14:53 PM PST by dirtboy (Duncan Hunter 08)
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To: Libloather

It will be fun though to watch the Dems completely destroy themselves just to get to the primary. Hitlery has no credibility and will blow the primary.


15 posted on 02/03/2007 4:16:15 PM PST by DownInFlames
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To: dirtboy

Snork.


16 posted on 02/03/2007 4:19:23 PM PST by Thebaddog (Labrador Retrievers are the dog's dog)
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To: Libloather
End the war.
End global warming.

And as a special bonus If your order in the next ten minutes we’ll throw in higher taxes!
Hurry supplies are limited.
Idiots standing by to take your donation, er—order!
17 posted on 02/03/2007 4:22:03 PM PST by stentorian conservative
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To: stentorian conservative
And as a special bonus If your order in the next ten minutes we’ll throw in higher taxes!

And double your order! Two Clintons for the price of one!

Ah, crap, that's right, we made that offer back in 1992 as well.

18 posted on 02/03/2007 4:23:38 PM PST by dirtboy (Duncan Hunter 08)
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To: dirtboy
"I want to take those profits and I want to put them into a strategic energy fund that will begin to find alternative smart energy, alternatives and technologies that will begin to actually move us toward the direction of independence!"

Spoken like the Saul Alinsky disciple that she is...

19 posted on 02/03/2007 4:25:05 PM PST by Osage Orange ("The man who most vividly realizes a difficulty is the man most likely to overcome it.")
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To: dirtboy
Nothing to say about Muslim jihad, just "the right way to end the war in Iraq" THEN WHAT, YOU LYING B@#$%?

Every last one of these candidates needs to address Muslim jihad because that is the true enemy. Anyone who wants to be the POTUS needs to address this cold hard fact.
HClinton will never fight them. She is a stone coward.
GWB may have to do the "song and dance" but all the Muslims know that he means business. Let's see the positions on Muslim jihad now, and then we can pick off the weaklings.
20 posted on 02/03/2007 4:25:59 PM PST by ishabibble (ALL-AMERICAN INFIDEL)
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To: dirtboy; Liz; Howlin
Damn, now Hillary can control the sun. We're worse off than I thought.

Hmmmmm. Now I'm wondering...

Just a few presidential elections ago, the RATS were going hard after anyone with a gun. They dropped that just as soon as the last voting booth closed. Could this be more of the same? Get the idiot voters worked up just so a RAT has a better chance of getting elected?

There's something rotten here...

21 posted on 02/03/2007 4:26:06 PM PST by Libloather (Ever notice how 18 wheelers, which transport food & clothes, are NEVER blamed for global warming?)
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To: RightWhale
..................the only thing that can save us is the wisdom of Congress.

That's encouraging.....LOL!

22 posted on 02/03/2007 4:26:32 PM PST by Osage Orange ("The man who most vividly realizes a difficulty is the man most likely to overcome it.")
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To: Thebaddog
She's blowing it completely. What will she promise for the seventh day?

Shhhhh...Baddog, don't give her any pointers. She's mellllllting away all by herself.

"When I travel across Upstate New York and hard-working people come and say..." Who are you kidding, honey--you'd need a map to FIND Upstate NY.
23 posted on 02/03/2007 4:28:14 PM PST by Miss Didi ("Good heavens, woman, this is a war not a garden party!" Dr. Meade, Gone with the Wind)
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To: dirtboy
Yeah I called and all I got was "Bubba's Cigar Shop." Must be a special interest group.
24 posted on 02/03/2007 4:28:42 PM PST by stentorian conservative
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To: Libloather

"We have to take our country back."

We need to ask, "Back where?" "Back when?" "Whose country?" "Is there a Democrat's country and a Republican's country?"

Didn't we try that in the 1860s? Do we have to do it again?

We all know the answers to those questions. What we don't know is how those questions will be resolved.


25 posted on 02/03/2007 4:39:21 PM PST by billhilly
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To: Libloather
"Hillary Clinton: Portrait of a 365 day a year PMS'g Menstral Cramp!" No wonder Bill bones the fat chicks!
26 posted on 02/03/2007 4:43:08 PM PST by Bommer (Global Warming: The only warming phenomena that occurs in the Summer and ends in the Winter!)
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To: dirtboy
She is NOT her husband. He was a talented SOB.

She's not a natural...I will not be surprised if Obama and Edwards are the ones fighting it out at the finish line.

27 posted on 02/03/2007 5:14:13 PM PST by zarf
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To: dirtboy

I have actually witnessed her stopping the sun from shining...


28 posted on 02/03/2007 5:16:25 PM PST by TommyDale (If we don't put a stop to this global warming, we will all be dead in 10,000 years!)
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To: dirtboy

BS. She looks awful; but if she wins the nomination she will be sure to get a super sized makeover.


29 posted on 02/03/2007 5:19:01 PM PST by freekitty
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To: Libloather
Photobucket - Video and Image Hosting
30 posted on 02/03/2007 5:22:17 PM PST by TommyDale (If we don't put a stop to this global warming, we will all be dead in 10,000 years!)
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To: dirtboy

"We can stop global warming."

But can you stop abortion, Senator Clinton?


31 posted on 02/03/2007 5:32:31 PM PST by EQAndyBuzz (The Clintons: A Malignant Malfeasance of the Most Morbid)
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To: Libloather
SEN. CLINTON: You know, when I was in Iowa last weekend, I met -- (interrupted by cheers) -- had a great time. Thank you all very much. (Laughter.) I met a young man, an engineer, who was training his replacement. And he said, "You know, I did what I was supposed to do. I went to college; I got an advanced degree. I've worked hard. And now, I'm training somebody who is going to make one-tenth of what I make."

What does this guy do and who is he training? Several elections past there was a story from Iowa(?), where, the farmer would only hire college grads to operate his $100,000 farm equipment, because, they would take better care of it.

Does Russ Feingold know she is the decider?

32 posted on 02/03/2007 7:21:03 PM PST by depressed in 06 (Bolshecrat, the party of what if and whine.)
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To: Miss Didi

If she is the candidate, and if she loses, and if she doesn't carry upstate, she will have four years to get revenge.


33 posted on 02/03/2007 9:22:18 PM PST by gas0linealley
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To: Libloather

Read Transcript in A.M. BUMP!


34 posted on 02/03/2007 9:26:24 PM PST by Pagey (Horrible Hillary Clinton is Bad For America, Bad For Business and Bad For MY Stomach!)
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To: Libloather
Two observations -

1) If that is a recent picture then her face lift fell.

2) She is becoming more "Kerry-ish" then the man, "jon carry," himself!
35 posted on 02/03/2007 9:26:32 PM PST by Grizzled Bear ("Does not play well with others.")
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To: freekitty
BS. She looks awful; but if she wins the nomination she will be sure to get a super sized makeover.

This is the makeover. She's had the surgery and botox; she has makeup, hair and voice people. Her suits are now brights or pastels so the wardrobe expert has been consulted. Even her DC mansion has been redone by an interior designer for her little web chats.

What more can she do in the next 2 years besides hide in a cave with a bag over her head and a sock in her mouth?
36 posted on 02/04/2007 6:27:57 AM PST by Miss Didi ("Good heavens, woman, this is a war not a garden party!" Dr. Meade, Gone with the Wind)
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To: Miss Didi

ROTFLOL


37 posted on 02/05/2007 12:04:50 PM PST by freekitty
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To: freekitty

If that is a makeover; I made a wise decision by not having one.


38 posted on 02/05/2007 12:06:03 PM PST by freekitty
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To: Libloather
I pray to God on a daily basis that if The Hildabeaste does take the White House <shudder> that we have a solid Republican Congress to try and keep her in check.

The Hildabeaste as POTUS with a Democrat Congress will be the end of the American Dream. Period!

39 posted on 02/06/2007 6:45:13 AM PST by upchuck (Wanted: Conservatives to go read this: http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1771175/posts)
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To: Miss Didi
What more can she do in the next 2 years besides hide in a cave with a bag over her head and a sock in her mouth?

I do believe you're on to something :)

40 posted on 02/06/2007 6:54:49 AM PST by upchuck (Wanted: Conservatives to go read this: http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1771175/posts)
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To: Thebaddog; All
I have a serious question:

ALL the pictures I have seen of Hitlery lately -- whether from Reuters, AP, or whoever -- have looked simply AWFUL! Not just the raddled complexion, sidelit for maximum cratered effect on the wrinkles; the expressions and gestures seem to be calculated to make her look as bad as possible.

A short time ago (as recently as last fall), you had to look pretty hard to find a candid shot, and all the wire photos were flattering to say the least -- not quite as flattering as that cover shot for her book, but still nothing like what's coming across the wires now. The Reuters pic this morning with her blurred hand mostly blocking her face was bad -- this one's worse.

WHO has decided to do this, and WHY?

P.S. BadDog. Love your tag line. How many? What color?

41 posted on 02/06/2007 6:59:04 AM PST by AnAmericanMother ((Ministrix of Ye Chase, TTGC Ladies' Auxiliary (recess appointment)))
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To: AnAmericanMother
How about this attractive shot as she appears at Bellevue mental hospital?



I just keep praying to St. Jude that she will be exposed.
42 posted on 02/06/2007 7:13:57 AM PST by Miss Didi ("Good heavens, woman, this is a war not a garden party!" Dr. Meade, Gone with the Wind)
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To: Libloather

Ooh where can I find a link to this? I want to show it to some liberals on another forum I frequent, SOMD.com (Southern Maryland.com) and watch their heads spin.


43 posted on 02/06/2007 7:37:54 AM PST by Severa (I can't take this stress anymore...quick, get me a marker to sniff....)
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To: AnAmericanMother
Sadly, my two labs were put down a few years ago and I miss them dearly. Bobby was a chocolate and Joey was a yellow from the same litter. We spent many afternoons walking them and throwing the ball into the lake on the Chicago waterfront near Diversey Harbor. Both guys were great to be with and good to the kids.

You will never find a better family dog than a Labrador Retriever, in my humble opinion. They are strong friendly dogs who are true friends. I took a steak bone out of Bobby's mouth once and he only looked at me to ask me why. And Joey chested up to a pit bull and won. I miss them. So do the kids.

44 posted on 02/06/2007 6:28:19 PM PST by Thebaddog (Labrador Retrievers are the dog's dog)
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To: Thebaddog
Aw, I'm so sorry. I hope that you'll be able to let a Lab or two back into your life soon. I'll never be without them again.

I have a 5 year old Chocolate and a 5 MONTH old Black, both girls. They are splendid dogs, my Choc has won many agility titles and a hunting title, she's fearless and a great hunter, plus she's a noisy watch dog and sweet with the children. Talk about pit bulls, we met a loose one while we were out walking and she stared him down. Here is her "don't mess with me" stare -- I interrupted a tug of war for the toy --

The little girl is too young to do anything but pick up puppy bumpers and duck wings, but she's funny and sweet and full of puppy energy.

You could go into the pen of the boy who sired my Choc and pick up his food dish, and he would be like, "You're going to bring that back, aren't you?" He was a sweet old lovable boy, probably couldn't have found a bird in a phone booth if you poured ketchup on it (he was a show champion) but my Choc's mother was a high powered field trial bitch -- she takes after her mom. The Black is mostly field trial, has a little conformation in her so she has the proper head and the otter tail.

What kind of Lab do you think you might go for, when you decide to get another?

45 posted on 02/06/2007 6:46:05 PM PST by AnAmericanMother ((Ministrix of Ye Chase, TTGC Ladies' Auxiliary (recess appointment)))
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To: AnAmericanMother

those are beautiful girls. The rest of our story is that we got a cockapoodle shortly after, and that little guy is right for our family while the kids grow up. Max is a good little guy and he would be running with the labs right now if he had the opportunity, but small dogs are different. You know what I mean.


46 posted on 02/06/2007 7:04:37 PM PST by Thebaddog (Labrador Retrievers are the dog's dog)
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To: AnAmericanMother

And the freaking cat just blew on the back of my chair. Kill the cats.


47 posted on 02/06/2007 7:10:01 PM PST by Thebaddog (Labrador Retrievers are the dog's dog)
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To: Libloather
Well, I'm Hillary Clinton, and I'm running for president!

Well, I'm John Kerry, reporting for duty!

48 posted on 02/06/2007 7:14:20 PM PST by OrioleFan (Republicans believe every day is July 4th, but DemocRATs believe every day is April 15th. - Reagan)
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To: Thebaddog
Well, Labs have been known to engage in the "Technicolor Yawn", mostly after eating some non-food item or other. I've cleaned up dog barf and cat barf too . . . just one of the wonderful perks of owning livestock . . .

I've gotten so heavily into competition since I got my first Lab that I don't think I could go for a cockerpoo. They're smaller and hence less trouble I guess, but it's still Labs for me (maybe you could get one to keep Max company?)

49 posted on 02/07/2007 6:59:11 AM PST by AnAmericanMother ((Ministrix of Ye Chase, TTGC Ladies' Auxiliary (recess appointment)))
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To: ishabibble
Nothing to say about Muslim jihad, just "the right way to end the war in Iraq" THEN WHAT, YOU LYING B@#$%?

ding ding ding! We have a winner!

Exactly, NOW WHAT, Ms. Rodham? Now what?

50 posted on 02/07/2007 9:48:23 AM PST by mc5cents (Show me just what Mohammd brought that was new, and there you will find things only evil and inhuman)
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