Can’t be any less qualified than, say, Al Franken.
I thought the Senate was the careful, thoughtful, deliberative chamber.
As a nation we have become a caricature. Sad.
posted on 05/20/2009 8:39:57 PM PDT
by Nervous Tick
(Stop dissing drunken sailors! At least they spend their OWN money.)
He is definitely Robert’s son and a Kennedy. One could easily pick him out in a line-up.
posted on 05/20/2009 8:42:43 PM PDT
(My heros have always been cowboys--Reagan and Bush)
posted on 05/20/2009 8:46:17 PM PDT
(The Big Tent Is A Big Mistake)
The Kennedy epidemic continues to spread, with new cases being reported as far west as Illinois.
posted on 05/20/2009 8:46:22 PM PDT
(In this present crisis, government is not the solution to our problem. Government is the problem.)
I hope he’s the nominee. Republican chances of winning will be boosted.
posted on 05/20/2009 8:50:56 PM PDT
(The McCain/Palin ticket was like a Kangaroo, stronger on the bottom than at the top)
But, but, but...what about Mr. Burris??? How can a rich white guy come in and take away a ‘black’ Senate seat??? Does Kennedy royalty trump racial quotas???
Leave it to a mom to ask the ‘tough’ questions.
posted on 05/20/2009 9:06:15 PM PDT
(M. Thatcher, "The trouble with Socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.")
Carpetbaggers.. Kennedys and Clintons.
Northeastern liberals have infested almost every state in the union. Yesterday, California voters tried to reject what they sow.
New York didn’t heed the warnings, will you Illinois?
posted on 05/20/2009 9:08:09 PM PDT
(Semper Fi ... Godspeed.)
He looks like he could be Nigel Incubator Jones - Upper Class Twit of The Year.
posted on 05/20/2009 9:14:43 PM PDT
(Torture? Would you rather do 5 years at Gitmo or 5 hours with the Muslims?)
Can we go for any time without this cancer on the body politic infesting the senate in some way.
PLEASE...Your family has done enough to..err..for this country.
posted on 05/20/2009 9:31:03 PM PDT
(Someone important make......The Call!)
Oh God, not another KENNEDY!!! Edward Munch
wow he really looks like his dad a lot. i will say this.. at least he has some experience running a business, and probably has more knowledge of politics than an ordinary joe off the street. it could also be a plus that he does not seem to associate with blago. still, another kennedy, feh.
posted on 05/20/2009 9:49:06 PM PDT
(what would john wayne do?)
Please, Illinois voters, spare us this extension of the Kennedy plague. But based upon what Illinois has been sending to the Senate in recent years, I’m not too hopeful.
posted on 05/20/2009 9:50:28 PM PDT
Not another one! May the curse end!
posted on 05/20/2009 9:58:09 PM PDT
(Look around - God gives countless, indisputable, and unambiguous clues that He does, indeed, exist.)
Please, no. Wasn’t the debacle of Blago enough?
posted on 05/20/2009 10:05:14 PM PDT
(Obama's not the anti-Christ, but is making the way for him as John the Baptist did for Jesus.)
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