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Why Did McCain Rescue Hagel?

Discussion in 'Political Issues' started by snerd, Feb 17, 2013.


  1. snerd

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    http://spectator.org/blog/2013/02/17/why-did-mccain-rescue-hagel

     

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    Because McCain is a bigger liberal than he pretends to be.
     

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    The news media has had McCain on a short leash for the last 10 years. They don't let him get too far away before they ask him to see things their way.

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  4. Cavalry Doc

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    Steve & JB, tone it down a bit, this is a family friendly site, and stuff like that gets threads locked.

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  5. Cavalry Doc

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    McCain is a Liberal, Hagel is a liberal. Birds of a feather.

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    You are right, and I apologise. I don't know why I am cursing today. Usually the swear filter gets it. Maybe I can edit it out. I will make the attempt.

    edited to add: I substituted in a word that means the same thing... :)
     
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    McCain and Hagel have had their little squabbles but at the end of the day they belong to the same club. McCain just used the Hagel confirmation dust-up as a chance to get more publicity. There was never chance the Senate would actually block an ex-Senator from a cabinet post (unless his name was John Tower).
     
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    Because 43 yrs ago both men did HARD time in Vietnam.... They will always stick together, as they should


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    Because McCain and Hagel both have the distruction of the United States at heart.
     
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    ... and because the doddering old fool would sell a kidney to remain relevant. Too bad they're raisins.
     
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    Why on earth did John McCain just rescue Chuck Hagel’s nomination?

    Because the political rhetoric is total bull$hit...
     
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    Sometimes emotion gets the best of us and this case is no exception.
     
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