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  • John McCain: A Hero no more

    03/01/2010 8:25:58 PM PST · by CutePuppy · 47 replies · 1,431+ views
    Common Sense University ^ | March 01, 2010 | CCS Editors
    Having read Sarah Palin’s book: Going Rogue, Common Sense University is absolutely baffled by what she describes happened during the ten-week Presidential campaign in 2008. As if it was not bad enough that the liberal media, the vast majority of our media, tried everything in the book to dishonor and discredit her with atrocious accusations and slander, her own campaign staff, the so called ‘B’ team did not at all support her and advise her properly. Instead, they treated her like some country hick and micro-managed her every day activities. They set up interviews with the likes of Charlie Gibson...
  • Hicks is no hero: Costello (Next Aussie PM lashes out at terrorist)

    04/01/2007 5:11:35 AM PDT · by Aussie Dasher · 7 replies · 405+ views
    news.com.au ^ | 1 April 2007
    SUPPORTERS of David Hicks should remember he is an admitted terrorist supporter who fought against his countrymen, Treasurer Peter Costello says. Mr Costello's comments came as Hicks' lawyers said their client will attempt to live a normal existence on his return to Australia and release from jail. Hicks, who spent five years in a US military prison after he was captured in Afghanistan in late 2001, pleaded guilty to a charge of giving material support to terrorism last week. Under a plea deal negotiated between Hicks' lawyers and the US military commission, he will be returned to Australia from Guantanamo...
  • Kerry Says Country Would Be "far Better Off" With His Military Proposals

    02/15/2005 7:39:58 AM PST · by Phlap · 128 replies · 3,214+ views
    AP ^ | 02/15/2005 | Liz Sidoti
    WASHINGTON (AP) - Former Democratic presidential candidate John Kerry, who lost decisively to President Bush in an election focused on national security, said Tuesday the country would be "far better off" with his proposals for Iraq and the military. "I think my security proposals for the country were smack on, dead on," Kerry said. "I think that had they started to do the things I proposed on Iraq when I proposed them, we would be far better off today. And they are in fact now trying to do some of the things that I proposed. The Massachusetts senator, meeting with...
  • Kerry seeking role in spotlight

    01/23/2005 6:41:33 AM PST · by Elkiejg · 44 replies · 1,326+ views
    insider.washtimes.com ^ | January 23, 2005 | Charles Hurt
    Sen. John Kerry searched for his new place in the political landscape as his rival took the oath of office for a second term as president. Mr. Kerry emerged after a brief hibernation from the rough-and-tumble of politics to fire broadsides at Secretary of State-designate Condoleezza Rice and Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld and to cast a vote that anchors the leftward lean of his Democratic Party.
  • John Kerry sends out a pre-inaugural e-mail:

    01/18/2005 3:25:37 PM PST · by bitt · 86 replies · 2,790+ views
    "SORRY, SENATOR: YOU DON'T PICK THE SECDEF [KJL] John Kerry sends out a pre-inaugural e-mail: From: John Kerry Sent: Tuesday, January 18, 2005 5:19 PM> To: Kathryn Lopez Subject: Hold Bush and Rumsfeld Accountable! Dear Kathryn, I have just come back from Iraq. After several months consumed by the campaign trail, I wanted to make contact with our soldiers on the ground there. The first thing I want you to know is that, in very difficult circumstances, our brave soldiers are serving America with enormous skill and great courage. In the Senate, we have a duty during times like these...
  • Kerry wasn't too Swift on recent tour (freeper *kattracks* quoted!)

    01/16/2005 7:12:33 AM PST · by raccoonradio · 127 replies · 5,668+ views
    The Boston Herald ^ | 1/16/05 | Howie Carr
    You're John Kerry, and this is the worst weekend of your life. This is the moment when you should be preparing to take the oath of office, trying to figure out how to say, ``So help me God,'' without choking on that last word the way all good Massachusetts liberals do. You've been globe-trotting for weeks now, bad-mouthing your own country in Third World hellholes, but now you know Joe Louis was right. You can run but you can't hide. As Hosni Mubarak told you in Cairo, ``You don't have to go home, Senator, but you can't stay here.'' You're...
  • Kerry Trashes Bush in Baghdad

    01/06/2005 8:49:58 AM PST · by Carl/NewsMax · 399 replies · 16,045+ views
    NewsMax.com ^ | Jan. 6, 2005 | Carl Limbacher
    Visiting with U.S. troops in Baghdad on Thursday, failed presidential candidate John Kerry trashed Commander-in-chief George Bush for making "horrendous judgments" and "unbelievable blunders" that have undermined the war effort. In a series of demoralizing comments first reported by the San Francisco Chronicle, the defeated Democrat griped, "What is sad about what's happening here now is that so much of it is a process of catching up from the enormous miscalculations and wrong judgments made in the beginning." Kerry said that because of the Bush administration's mistakes, "the job has been made enormously harder." Among the errors cited by the...
  • Kerry Skipping Prez Vote Certification

    01/06/2005 7:39:55 AM PST · by beyond the sea · 29 replies · 789+ views
    Newsmax.com ^ | 1/06/04
    On Thursday afternoon, when members of Congress will meet to certify the results of the 2004 presidential election, Sen. John F. Kerry will not be among those taking part in a formal protest of Ohio electors. "Despite widespread reports of irregularities, questionable practices by some election officials and instances of lawful voters being denied the right to vote, our legal teams on the ground have found no evidence that would change the outcome of the election," Kerry said in a Jan. 5 email message to supporters. Story Continues Below But there were electoral problems, Kerry says. He specifically mentioned people...
  • Dem Lays Out Case Against Bush's Ohio Win

    01/05/2005 2:01:41 PM PST · by West Coast Conservative · 80 replies · 3,187+ views
    AP ^ | January 5, 2005 | MALIA RULON
    WASHINGTON - The senior Democrat on the House Judiciary Committee protested President Bush's re-election Wednesday with a new report claiming serious election irregularities and "significant disenfranchisement" of voters in Ohio. The report by Rep. John Conyers of Michigan says Congress should challenge the Electoral College vote when it is tallied Thursday in the House of Representatives and investigate all claims of voter problems in Ohio. "We have found numerous, serious election irregularities in the Ohio presidential election," the report said. "There are ample grounds for challenging the electors from the state of Ohio." Ohio's 20 electoral votes were critical for...
  • Kerry is/was an illegal candidate per US Constitution 14th Amendment Section 3

    12/13/2004 10:18:00 AM PST · by 68-69TonkinGulfYachtClub · 88 replies · 5,746+ views
    No person shall be a Senator or Representative in Congress, or elector of President and Vice President, or hold any office, civil or military, under the United States, or under any State, who, having previously taken an oath, as a member of Congress, or as an officer of the United States, or as a member of any State legislature, or as an executive or judicial officer of any State, to support the Constitution of the United States, shall have engaged in insurrection or rebellion against the same, or given aid or comfort to the enemies thereof. But Congress may by...
  • Ali to deliver first pitch at All-Star Game(Why? Because he draft-dodged in Houston)

    07/08/2004 11:19:54 AM PDT · by Diddle E. Squat · 55 replies · 1,676+ views
    Houston Chronicle - yellow edition ^ | 7/8/04 | DAVID BARRON
    Nearly four decades after he filled the Astrodome for a pair of championship fights, then relinquished his heavyweight boxing title by placing principles ahead of profession, Muhammad Ali will return to Houston next Tuesday to throw out the first pitch for the All-Star Game at Minute Maid Park. Ali's selection was disclosed Wednesday by Ed Goren, the president of Fox Sports, which will broadcast the game Tuesday night. "It should be one of the most historic moments fans will ever see at an All-Star Game," Goren said. This will not be the first time Ali has participated in the opening...