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Buster Fern and John Kerry are both Anti-Troop and Anti-American
« on: November 02, 2006, 09:21:41 PM »
obviously some others have an "anti-troop" mentality...

mr. fern still has not apologized...tick tock...

since the former subject was locked because of "anti-troop" expressions...perhaps mr. fern will be a man and apologize for his "careless" remarks...at this point.

it was strange seeing him not look so pretty when he is being called out...

julie fern's former posting name was left in clues in the old thread...come on (those who have pmessaged me)

you folks are smart...can't anyone guess?...or at least search on your own...must it be spelled out? what kind of lawyers are you going to make if you can't figure this out?


i will continue with the clues...until i hear from one poster...and then everybody will know who mr. brown once was...

tick tock mr. fern!


now is your chance to stop being arrogant...stop your name calling...and apologize...these are what intelligent civilized folks do...


tick tock... 
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Re: Buster Fern and John Kerry are both Anti-Troop and Anti-American
« Reply #1 on: November 02, 2006, 09:24:04 PM »
 
   
Kerry's remarks set off a storm on both sides of the aisle

By ROBERT MARCHANT

THE JOURNAL NEWS

Kerry's statement
U.S. Sen. John Kerry told a college crowd Monday: "You know education, if you make the most of it, and you study hard, and you do your homework and you make an effort to be smart, you can do well. If you don't, you get stuck in Iraq."
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A flubbed joke or a slam on American troops serving overseas, Sen. John Kerry's remark at a campaign rally continued to reverberate through the national political spectrum yesterday and amped up tough talk among candidates in the Lower Hudson Valley.

Republicans spent the day focusing on Kerry's gaffe as a demonstration of what they called a disrespectful attitude toward the military, while Democrats were more interested in changing the subject to the larger issue of the war in Iraq.

In a campaign appearance on Monday in California, Kerry said, "You know education, if you make the most of it, and you study hard, and you do your homework and you make an effort to be smart, you can do well. If you don't, you get stuck in Iraq." He later insisted he was intending to make a joke about President Bush and inadvertently left out a phrase at the end - "just ask President Bush" - that would have landed the jibe at the president and his handling of the war, not the troops.

At first defiant - "I'm not gonna let these guys distort something completely out of its context," he said on the Don Imus morning show - Kerry later said he was sorry for the remarks. "I personally apologize to any service member, family member, or American who was offended," he said in a prepared statement released in the afternoon.

Congressional candidates made it clear Kerry was no longer welcome to campaign for them in Iowa and Minnesota, and Kerry canceled scheduled appearances.

Republicans had called for Kerry to apologize for the remarks, whatever their true intent, from the White House to campaign stops all over the New York suburbs.

John Spencer, the Republican-Conservative candidate for U.S. Senate and a former Yonkers mayor, summed up the sentiment yesterday, saying: "As a veteran who left college and volunteered to serve in Vietnam, I am appalled by his remarks. Senator Kerry doesn't seem to understand that our all-volunteer military is filled with the best and the brightest that our nation has to offer."

Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton later called Kerry's remarks "inappropriate" at a campaign stop in Kingston, but said voters didn't want a replay of the 2004 presidential race.

Aiming to turn the Kerry gaffe into political ammunition, Rep. Sue Kelly, R-Katonah, said her Democratic opponent, John Hall, needed to condemn the remarks. "It displays volumes about Hall's real attitude toward our military and those who are serving our country that he has yet to utter a single line critical of Senator Kerry's words," she said yesterday.

But Democrats have been dismissive of the entire controversy, attempting to turn it back against Republican policy-makers.

"John Kerry can defend himself. He doesn't need John Hall to defend him," said Hall spokesman Tom Staudter. "And the voters are more interested in knowing why Congresswoman Kelly voted for the war in Iraq to begin with and continues to support the president's ruinous policies. It's typical they're playing a game with semantics."

U.S. Rep. Eliot Engel, D-Bronx, said the reaction to Kerry's comment was "right out of the Republican playbook" and blamed Republican strategist Karl Rove for fueling the brouhaha. "They seize upon somebody's remark, they take it out of context and they try to hit a home run with it," Engel said, adding that a Kerry apology was a good idea because some people were legitimately offended and it would defuse the issue.

Brian Nickerson, an expert on politics, wondered whether the Republican outrage would last much longer and how useful it would prove with voters.

"It's not going to have much impact on the national elections," said Nickerson, the director of the Michaelian Institute at Pace University. "The more the Republicans pay attention to it, the more it reinserts them into the danger zone of Iraq, of having to defend themselves on their policies in Iraq. It might actually work in favor of the Democrats, if you think the strategy through on the chessboard."

Whatever the ultimate political result, two things were certain, Nickerson said. It was another political disaster for John Kerry. "He comes across as being stiff, and when he attempts humor, he doesn't get it right. It certainly puts another nail in the coffin of Kerry's possibility of resurrecting himself as a Democratic front runner" in the 2008 presidential election, Nickerson said.

And it highlighted what he said was a weakness that had come to haunt Democratic campaigners on the national stage. "The Republicans are much better at presentation and use of language. They spend much more time on it," he noted. "For Democrats, there's a need to spend time on image-polishing."
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Re: Buster Fern and John Kerry are both Anti-Troop and Anti-American
« Reply #2 on: November 03, 2006, 01:02:17 AM »
getting desperate, eh?

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Re: Buster Fern and John Kerry are both Anti-Troop and Anti-American
« Reply #3 on: November 04, 2006, 08:46:59 PM »
looks like kerry and you are both troop bashers...

that little comment will keep him out of the 2008 race...

that is the point...

and he is just as much a degenerate as you...with the anti-troop mentality. ;)
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Re: Buster Fern and John Kerry are both Anti-Troop and Anti-American
« Reply #4 on: November 05, 2006, 01:43:41 PM »
oh golly, you mean kerry can't run for preznit again?  what tragedy.

julie hears there election on tue.

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Re: Buster Fern and John Kerry are both Anti-Troop and Anti-American
« Reply #5 on: November 05, 2006, 03:20:08 PM »
finally your anti-troop mentality is exposed and bashed...and keeps one idiot out of the 2008 race...

tuesday election not really as important as you think as far as gh and indigo agenda concerned...

besides...a few surprises coming...

good luck with your pennsylvania senate race, buster...better get out there and vote...inconsequential...sant orum's job is done. ;)...thanks for playing though...

you are in philly, right? your new jersey neighbors may get the corruption plagued menendez out...

what a treat if new jersey goes for the pubs... :D :D
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Re: Buster Fern and John Kerry are both Anti-Troop and Anti-American
« Reply #6 on: November 06, 2006, 10:36:43 AM »
maybe you should blow marine for change of pace.

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Re: Buster Fern and John Kerry are both Anti-Troop and Anti-American
« Reply #7 on: November 06, 2006, 11:08:26 AM »
I'm anti-troop... the job though, not the people.
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Re: Buster Fern and John Kerry are both Anti-Troop and Anti-American
« Reply #8 on: November 06, 2006, 12:39:42 PM »
how about anti-chickenhawk?

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Re: Buster Fern and John Kerry are both Anti-Troop and Anti-American
« Reply #9 on: November 06, 2006, 01:48:04 PM »
buster not pretty...

very bad american. >:(
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