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Left Wing Whackos: Keeping Hate Alive

Left Wing Whackos: Keeping Hate Alive

Old Jan 26th 2007, 11:44 pm
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PJ O'Donovan
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It's important to 'keep hate alive'

January 26, 2007

Destroying a president is not much of a strategy to win a war, but
it's all the Democrats have.

The churls of the left don't seem to care whether their country wins
the war, the important thing is to "keep hate alive." If hate worked
in '06, maybe it will work again in '08, when the stakes will be
considerably higher.

Sometimes it's not only hate, but a bit of schadenfreude, too, taking
pleasure in the woes of the enemy. "Partisan pleasure in George Bush's
pain dates to the anguish of the contested 2000 election loss,"
observes Daniel Henninger in the Wall Street Journal. "The Democrats
have run against something called 'Bush' for so long this sentiment is
now bound up in any act or policy remotely attached to the president.
Iraq's troubles, or Iran or North Korea, are merely an artifact of
crushing this one guy."

The president's tormentors in Congress, some old and some new,
insist they don't have anything against the fine young Americans with
their lives on the line in Iraq, but the troops are dispensable to the
larger partisan goal of destroying George W. and abdicating the
responsibility that comes with being the world's only superpower. If
the troops are hurt, too, well, that's just a risk the critics will
have to endure.

Senators are leading the rush to judgment. Hillary Clinton, buoyed by
the early polls that show her blowing Barack Obama out of the race,
scoffs that the war she voted for is "a dead end." Susan Collins of
Maine, a Republican, asks whether "the clock has already run out." The
very point of her question is the smug assertion that of course it
has. Chuck Hagel of Nebraska, who has all but given up his ambition to
be John McCain when he grows up, says the obvious: "We have anarchy in
Iraq. It's getting worse." You can hear the glee in his voice. John
Warner of Virginia, eager to demonstrate that he's no son of the hard,
determined men who wrote the book on standing firm against all odds as
a fabled army of northern Virginia, rushes to join partisans across
the aisle to forge a resolution of regret, retreat and ruin.
"Nonbinding," of course. Senators never bind themselves to anything
but their egos and personal interests (which is why we haven't elected
a senator as president in nearly half a century).

Sometimes a senator, oily and evasive as only senators can be, lets
slip a remark that reveals all. David Gregory of NBC News provoked
Chuck Schumer, the Democratic senator from New York, into such a
revealing remark the other day. He reminded him of Vice President
Cheney's description of the Senate resolution as something (a) the
president wouldn't pay any attention to because (b) it would "be
detrimental to the troops on the ground."

The senator thought he was only begging to differ when he replied:
"Absolutely not, and I think it's going to be shown, when this
resolution comes up, and it is nonbinding, that not only are we going
to get a vast majority of Democrats to vote for it in one form or
another, but close to the a majority of the Republicans."

The reporter pressed him to answer the question: "But how can the
public really buy the Democrats' support of the troops but don't
support the mission? How can you do both?"

How, indeed. How do you tell the troops that "we resolve, to
paraphrase John Kerry, you're probably not much better than war
criminals, but hey, guys, we support you." Mr. Schumer squirmed, and
his face reflected just for an instant the look of a man cornered.
"Well," he finally replied, "that's the difficulty. A resolution that
says we're against this escalation, that's easy. The next step will be
how do you put further pressure on the administration but still
support the troops who are there? And that's what we're trying to
figure out."

The fiercest critics of the commander in chief (the one the critics
despise) and his troops (the ones the critics support) concede they
don't have a clue about what the president should do in Iraq. "I can't
tell you what the path to success is," says Norm Coleman, a Republican
of Minnesota. Joe Biden, plagiarizing every other weak sister in town,
says the "primary" strategy is to make the Iraqis "compromise" and
"end the violence." Hillary says the president should "talk to bad
people" to see what they want (the "bad people" have already said
exactly what they want, loud and clear). John Edwards says he would
get tough as president, and if talk doesn't work he'll talk some more.

But of course. Isn't that what senators do?





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Old Jan 27th 2007, 12:30 am
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Vincent Van Gone
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Hey Dickhead!

Some of us don't care about your American navel-gazing. Take it to a group
that cares.

I know it's a difficult concept, but you need to understand that not
everyone on the Internet is American, and groups that have things like "aus"
or "uk" or "europe" in their names are not actually about stuff in the USA.
I know it's a weird thing, but it's true. Ask your Geography teacher for an
explanation of "The World." You'll be fascinated by what you learn.
 
Old Jan 27th 2007, 2:11 am
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asclero
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"Pajamas O'Donovan" <[email protected]> wrote in message news:
[email protected]. com...

> It's important to 'keep hate alive'
<snip>
> Help

Thu Jan 25, 2007
Reuters

Mozart, an iguana with an erection that has lasted for over a week,
will have his penis amputated in the next couple of days.

Veterinarians at Antwerp's Aquatopia had sought to treat the animal's
problem, but decided removal was the only solution because of the risk
of infection. The good news for Mozart and his mates is that male
iguanas have two penises.
 
Old Jan 27th 2007, 5:38 am
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EvelynVogtGamble
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Vincent Van Gone wrote:

> Hey Dickhead!
>
> Some of us don't care about your American navel-gazing. Take it to a group
> that cares.
>
> I know it's a difficult concept, but you need to understand that not
> everyone on the Internet is American, and groups that have things like "aus"
> or "uk" or "europe" in their names are not actually about stuff in the USA.
> I know it's a weird thing, but it's true. Ask your Geography teacher for an
> explanation of "The World." You'll be fascinated by what you learn.

The same recommendation should be sent to our moronic
president! (Although, judging by what's been happening to
our Civil Liberties under the "Patriot" Act, HIS view of the
world appears to be that of Adolph Hitler - "If the World
doesn't already belong to us, it should".)
 
Old Jan 27th 2007, 8:03 am
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Runge
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lol vogtmanquee cannot understand what the precedent poster wrote...
The US and only the US !

"EvelynVogtGamble(Divamanque)" <[email protected]> a √©crit dans le
message de news: [email protected]...
>
>
> Vincent Van Gone wrote:
>
>> Hey Dickhead!
>>
>> Some of us don't care about your American navel-gazing. Take it to a
>> group that cares.
>>
>> I know it's a difficult concept, but you need to understand that not
>> everyone on the Internet is American, and groups that have things like
>> "aus" or "uk" or "europe" in their names are not actually about stuff in
>> the USA. I know it's a weird thing, but it's true. Ask your Geography
>> teacher for an explanation of "The World." You'll be fascinated by what
>> you learn.
>
> The same recommendation should be sent to our moronic president!
> (Although, judging by what's been happening to our Civil Liberties under
> the "Patriot" Act, HIS view of the world appears to be that of Adolph
> Hitler - "If the World doesn't already belong to us, it should".)
 
Old Jan 27th 2007, 3:13 pm
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Useful Info
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Put the facts together, and it becomes clear.
The USA is becoming a police state:

http://home.comcast.net/~plutarch/PoliceState.html
 
Old Jan 28th 2007, 4:05 am
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-Pat
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"Useful Info" this is a European travel group. Don't post silly politics on
it!

Pat in TX
 

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