Free Republic 2nd Quarter Fundraising Target: $88,000 Receipts & Pledges to-date: $20,740
Woo hoo!! And the first 23% is in!! Thank you all very much!!

Keyword: kerrylied

Brevity: Headers | « Text »
  • Scrutiny Over Photos Said to Tie Russia Units to Ukraine (NYT issuing a retraction?

    04/24/2014 12:36:32 PM PDT · by Laissez-faire capitalist · 41 replies
    New York Times ^ | APRIL 22, 2014 | Michael R. Gordon and Andrew E. Kramer
    A collection of photographs that Ukraine says shows the presence of Russian forces in the eastern part of the country, and which the United States cited as evidence of Russian involvement, has come under scrutiny. The photographs were submitted by Ukraine last week to the Organization for Security and Cooperation, an organization in Vienna that has been monitoring the situation in Ukraine. Some of the photographs were also provided by American officials to Secretary of State John Kerry so he could show them when he met in Geneva last Thursday with his counterparts from the European Union, Russia, and Ukraine....
  • Half of Syrian rebels are hardline Islamists: British study

    09/15/2013 9:58:45 PM PDT · by DTA · 10 replies
    France24 ^ | 2013-09-16 | AFP
    Half of Syrian rebels are hardline Islamists: British study AFP - Jihadists and members of hardline Islamist groups make up almost half of forces fighting against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, according to extracts from a British defence study published in Monday's Daily Telegraph. The analysis by defence consultancy IHS Jane's, due to be published in full later this week, puts the number of rebel forces at around 100,000, the Telegraph reported. But these fighters have split into as many as 1,000 bands since violence flared two years ago, the study concluded. Of the rebel forces, IHS Jane's estimates that around...
  • Kerry: Obama Being Swiftboated

    01/23/2008 9:50:36 AM PST · by SpinyNorman · 55 replies · 248+ views
    Newsmax ^ | January 22, 2008 | Newsmax
    Sen. John Kerry is calling on Democrats to help presidential candidate Sen. Barack Obama avoid the fate he endured in the 2004 election -- "swiftboating" by political foes. In an e-mail sent out Tuesday to Obama's supporters, Kerry wrote: "I support Barack Obama because he doesn't seek to perfect the politics of Swiftboating -- he seeks to end it. "This is personal for me, and for a whole lot of Americans who lived through the 2004 election. As a veteran, it disgusts me that the Swift Boats we loved while we were in uniform on the Mekong Delta have been...
  • Swifties Still Maligned

    01/10/2008 8:14:58 AM PST · by Snardius · 31 replies · 121+ views
    Associate Press ^ | 1/10/2008 | Snardius
    MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. - Barack Obama is being endorsed by fellow Sen. John Kerry, the Democrats' 2004 presidential nominee who lost to George W. Bush that year and gave up his own plans for a 2008 run a year ago.[snip]Besides any potential help for Obama, Thursday's endorsement was a slap at Edwards, who was Kerry's running mate in the last election. The two had their differences during the campaign over strategy and spending. In post-mortem interviews, Edwards said he would have been more aggressive in challenging the unsubstantiated allegations of the Swift Boat Veterans for Truth, the Vietnam War veterans...
  • Kerry Pressing Swiftboat Case, Long After Loss ["They lied and lied and lied about everything,"]

    05/27/2006 10:22:00 AM PDT · by Sub-Driver · 372 replies · 8,365+ views
    Kerry Pressing Swiftboat Case, Long After Loss By KATE ZERNIKE John Kerry starts by showing the entry in a log he kept from 1969: "Feb 12: 0800 run to Cambodia." He moves on to the photographs: his boat leaving the base at Ha Tien, Vietnam; the harbor; the mountains fading frame by frame as the boat heads north; the special operations team the boat was ferrying across the border; the men reading maps and setting off flares. "They gave me a hat," Mr. Kerry says. "I have the hat to this day," he declares, rising to pull it from his...
  • U.S. stocks rise as data portray economic strength (strong headline for Reuters!)

    11/29/2005 11:53:17 AM PST · by rightinthemiddle · 9 replies · 423+ views
    Reuters ^ | 11-29-05 | Caroline Valetkevitch
    NEW YORK, Nov 29 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks gained on Tuesday after stronger-than-expected consumer confidence data lifted hopes about holiday spending, while a rise in orders for the largest manufactured goods boosted industrial stocks, including aircraft maker Boeing Inc. (BA.N: Quote, Profile, Research) Also, the Standard & Poor's index of steel makers was up 4.6 percent, and shares in U.S. Steel Corp. (X.N: Quote, Profile, Research) rose 7.9 percent to $45.83 on the New York Stock Exchange after J.P. Morgan placed the steel maker's stock on its focus list, saying it was undervalued. [ID:nN29193412] Boeing shares gained 1.4 percent to...
  • Vets Against Kerry Celebrate in DC Too

    01/20/2005 10:04:43 PM PST · by kattracks · 2 replies · 599+ views ^ | 1/21/05 | Carl Limbacher
    Leaders of prominent "527" military service veterans groups, film producers, Websites and authors who made substantial contributions to the veterans revolt against Senator John Kerry's 2004 Presidential bid were honored by their supporters at an "Un-augural" reception at the National Press Club Thursday. Unlike the scores of balls, parades and fetes typical of the frenetic day, the tongue-in-cheek event at the Club's First Amendment room was, according to organizer Lou Priebe, geared to "celebrate the absence of Senator Kerry from the Inauguration Day proceedings, most particularly the swearing-in ceremony." U.S. Army Infantry veteran Lou Priebe added, "These courageous advocacy groups...
  • An American Story

    01/12/2005 11:45:45 AM PST · by Interesting Times · 55 replies · 2,931+ views
    NY Sun ^ | January 12, 2005 | Seth Lipsky
    As the special report on the scandal at CBS and "60 Minutes" was circulating around town, I was at a long-scheduled editorial dinner with the leader of the Swiftboat Veterans for Truth, John O'Neill. Among the guests at the table was Jerry Corsi, co-author, with Mr. O'Neill, of the book that halted Senator Kerry's surge in the polls, "Unfit for Command." The Swiftboat Veterans for Truth is the 527 group that ran the advertisements on television and the Internet that so startled the American people and, many believe, did as much as any other single factor in delivering a second...

    11/07/2004 7:30:39 PM PST · by RaceBannon · 103 replies · 5,733+ views
    self | 11/07/04 | RaceBannon
    Last night a Victory Dinner was held to honor the men of Vietnam Vets for The Truth, the men who held the KERRY LIED rally that many Freepers attended. I was the videographer for the event, and was honored to be aqsked to do so by Jeff Epstein from Vietnam Vets for The Truth.
  • Injured, angry, determined, Swiftees unite to fight Kerry

    10/31/2004 5:31:00 AM PST · by Slump Tester · 148 replies · 3,721+ views
    The Washington Times ^ | October 11, 2004 | By Stephanie Mansfield
    Midnight in South Vietnam, and the river is black. Past the rice paddies and shacks, small fires are burning by the shoreline as Lt. John H. Davis' 50-foot aluminum swift boat — PCF 19 — makes its routine patrol through the reeds.
  • "STOLEN HONOR" on PAX - Comcast, SE Michigan

    10/31/2004 8:19:22 AM PST · by HalleysFifth · 11 replies · 473+ views
    NewsMax ^ | 10/31/04 | PAX
    Started at 11:00 AM, Will be repeated later today--Keep your eye on PAX 11.
  • Kerry 'Outraged' Over Bin Laden Tape Impact

    10/31/2004 6:42:49 AM PST · by Kaslin · 228 replies · 6,423+ views
    NewsMax ^ | October 31, 2004 | Carl Limbacher
    John Kerry said Sunday that he's "outraged" that anyone would think the re-emergence of Osama bin Laden on a terror video released Friday may hurt his chances in next Tuesday's election. "I'm outraged that he has appeared," Kerry told ABC News anchor Peter Jennings. "I'm outraged that he inserts himself in any kind of way into the electoral process of America." Asked about comments from both his campaign and team Bush suggesting that the bin Laden tape gives the president a big boost in the closing days of the campaign, Kerry told Jennings, "I think it's unfortunate that anybody puts...
  • Giuliani: Kerry's criticism defames American troops

    10/29/2004 8:44:13 PM PDT · by Born Conservative · 10 replies · 625+ views
    Times Leader ^ | 10/29/2004 | JON FOX
    WILKES-BARRE - Former New York City Mayor Rudolph Giuliani called Sen. John Kerry's criticism of the Bush administration regarding 380 tons of missing explosives in Iraq "shameful." Speaking before about a crowd of about 150 packed into the Republican campaign headquarters Thursday afternoon, Giuliani said that by attacking President Bush, Kerry is impugning the performance of American troops. "What's he's saying by inference is that our troops didn't do their jobs. He's blaming it on the president, but the people that were there, the people on the ground, were our military. "He's talking about at most 380 tons of explosives...

    10/28/2004 9:37:47 PM PDT · by CHARLITE · 46 replies · 3,158+ views
    CHRONWATCH.COM ^ | OCTOBER 29, 2004 | RAYMOND S. KRAFT The President Who Committed Treason Written by Raymond Kraft Friday, October 29, 2004 Next week the American people may do something they have never done before: they may elected as President of the United States of America a man who has committed treason against the United States of America. The Constitution of the United States of America defines treason as follows: "Section 3. 1. Treason against the United States shall consist only in levying war against them, or in adhering to their enemies, giving them aid and comfort. No person shall be convicted of treason unless on the testimony...
  • PRESIDENT BUSH should hold WH press conference and slam Kerry over phony weapons dump story

    10/27/2004 8:22:53 PM PDT · by doug from upland · 57 replies · 1,239+ views
    DFU | 10-27-04 | dfu
    One of the great powers of incumbent president running for re-election is the power of the office itself. Tied to that is the fact that he can call a press conference in his home and get the top journalists there on a moment's notice. The NY TIMES weapons hit piece was phony. That is becoming clear. The president should hold a news conference immediately and call Kerry on the story. He should note that, although the entire story is not yet known, all the evidence points to the fact that it was gone before our troops arrived. Kerry jumped the...
  • NRO: Ohio Is Not A Swing State

    10/27/2004 1:32:44 PM PDT · by West Coast Conservative · 20 replies · 2,328+ views
    This is a brief response and note to Kathryn's bringing to our attention Jay Costs points (below). I also think that Bush is doing much better in Ohio than the MSM gives him credit for; the MSM are spinning. And this explains why Bush was able to stay away from the state for ten days; he has a chance to take Wisconsin, Iowa and Minnesota, and still hold Ohio. Rove isn't an idiot and they haven't given up on Ohio. Jay mentions many good reasons for thinking this and he is essentially correct. I want to emphasize a few things,...
  • Vietnam Vets Pegged Kerry; Pattern of Troop Betrayal Persists

    10/27/2004 5:46:08 AM PDT · by campfollower · 28 replies · 638+ views
    The latest attempt by democrats and the old American media to blame Bush and the 101st Airborne for some "missing explosives" in Iraq 18 months ago is a blatant attempt at an October surprise. Beyond that, it's proof the pattern Kerry established after his Vietnam war service -- of smearing our troops to further his ambition -- has not changed over the decades. There is no credible evidence that our soldiers did not perform admirably at the Al Qa Qaa weapons facility in 2003. Kerry's current campaign based on lies proves what Vietnam vets and some military families have been...
  • Replace Social Security payroll tax with national sales tax

    10/21/2004 1:45:31 AM PDT · by Remember_Salamis · 90 replies · 1,297+ views
    Fort Wayne Journal-Gazette ^ | Oct. 20th, 2004 | Laurence J. Kotlikoff
    Replace Social Security payroll tax with national sales tax By Laurence J. Kotlikoff Wed, Oct. 20, 2004 With Iraq on the front burner, domestic policy is getting short shrift in the presidential campaign. Two issues – the tax system and Social Security – deserve much more attention. Notwithstanding recent tax cuts, our tax system places a huge burden on middle-class Americans, reducing not just their take-home pay but also their incentives to work and save. And Social Security is a walking time bomb with no obvious means, apart from highly regressive payroll tax hikes, of covering two-fifths of its future benefit commitments....
  • Video of Lawrence O'Donnell Freakout on Scarborough Country Tonight

    10/22/2004 10:39:41 PM PDT · by freespirited · 133 replies · 4,596+ views
    Daily Recycler has the clip of tonight's Scarborough Country. You have to see it to believe it. A little over three minutes.
  • Call BurgerKing and Help "KerryLied"

    10/21/2004 6:37:32 PM PDT · by ArmyBratCutie · 16 replies · 832+ views
    Oct 21, 2004 |
    Ralliers! You've probably heard of Sinclair Broadcasting Group's intention to broadcast "Stolen Honor," a visual version of what we've been trying to do about Kerry's 1971 lies, on their television stations. Naturally, the Kerry crowd is not happy. They are even initiating lawsuits to stop the showing of "Stolen Honor." A number of advertisers, including, believe it or not, Burger King Corp., have pulled their advertising from Sinclair's network of stations. I personally confirmed that they had done that by calling their office in Miami. I then informed them that I was pulling my business from BK. I'm asking you...