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The tarring of Chuck Hagel
WashingtonPost ^ | January 7, 2013 | Richard Cohen

Posted on 01/07/2013 6:10:35 PM PST by E. Pluribus Unum

Before they were girls, they were women. Before that, they were girls. I am not talking here of the chronology of females but of acceptable usage. Back in the 1970s, for instance, the use of “girl” could trigger a stinging rebuke and the damning charge of male-chauvinist piggism — or why else would a man call a woman a girl? This was the Golden Age of political correctness, which now, it seems, has its last redoubt on, of all places, the opinion pages of the robustly anti-PC Wall Street Journal.

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Richard is for him. Kiss of death.
1 posted on 01/07/2013 6:10:39 PM PST by E. Pluribus Unum
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To: E. Pluribus Unum

Linkee brokee


2 posted on 01/07/2013 6:23:00 PM PST by freedumb2003 (MOLON LABE)
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To: E. Pluribus Unum

Hillary was a great Cabinet choice b/c she was “in no ways tarred...”


3 posted on 01/07/2013 6:23:11 PM PST by mikrofon (Hag-el)
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To: E. Pluribus Unum

Is probably appropriate to add feathers after finishing with the tar. Never leave a job half finished.


4 posted on 01/07/2013 6:24:06 PM PST by RetiredTexasVet (Save the nation, have your family's progressives spayed or neutered.)
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Oh! Look! A Liberal telling Republicans that we should really support leftwing Republican who wants to work for Obama's agenda.

How "unexpected".

5 posted on 01/07/2013 6:25:11 PM PST by ClearCase_guy (Nothing will change until after the war.)
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/richard-cohen-the-tarring-of-chuck-hagel/2013/01/07/668da8c4-58f3-11e2-88d0-c4cf65c3ad15_print.html
6 posted on 01/07/2013 6:25:11 PM PST by E. Pluribus Unum (TYRANNY: When the people fear the politicians. LIBERTY: When the politicians fear the people.)
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To: mikrofon

She looks awful tarred these days.


7 posted on 01/07/2013 6:26:03 PM PST by Past Your Eyes (You knew the job was dangerous when you took it.)
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8 posted on 01/07/2013 6:28:30 PM PST by Past Your Eyes (You knew the job was dangerous when you took it.)
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To: E. Pluribus Unum

Poor Chuck. Can’t criticize a darling of the “progressives”, but you can smear and slander conservatives any way you want to.


9 posted on 01/07/2013 6:45:31 PM PST by popdonnelly
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To: E. Pluribus Unum

Don’t forget the rail and feathers.


10 posted on 01/07/2013 7:06:43 PM PST by TigersEye (Who is John Galt?)
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To: Past Your Eyes
She looks awful tarred these days.

ha!

11 posted on 01/07/2013 7:08:32 PM PST by latina4dubya ( self-proclaimed tequila snob)
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To: SJackson

Little Dick the fake Cohen.

Send him some crazy glue and a koran, let him undo his bris with pages from it.


13 posted on 01/07/2013 11:24:08 PM PST by Yehuda
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