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Colin Powell: Hey, Give Hillary a Break on Benghazi

Cambermeister Wrote: Jan 15, 2013 7:53 PM
Let's set the record straight; The longest filibuster in our history was by Democrats trying to stop the Civil Rights Act. A few years later, the Democrats nominated a member of a 'Whites Only' Church. Against Gerald Ford, that man...Jimmy Carter carried every Confederate State. The mentor and hero for the next Democrat President (Bill Clinton) was the governor standing in the doorway keeping those black students out of school in Little Rock. Yes, Eisenhower sent in the Airborne top deal with that racist. Yes, Clinton carried the Confederacy too. Now would be a good time for some doofus to tell us about the Nixon 'Southern Strategy'.
Cambermeister Wrote: Jan 15, 2013 7:57 PM
Oh, and by the way...some of you attended government schools...you were told about racially charged comments by Republicans in the last few decades.
I'll save you all some time.
Those comments don't exist...yes...you were lied too.
annfan_777 Wrote: Jan 15, 2013 8:03 PM
Democrats sure are gullible, aren't they?

Former General Colin Powell is a good American and an honorable soldier, but his habitual sucking up to the political Left has become as predictable as it is irksome.  To play armchair psychologist for a moment, I suspect Powell sensed he'd been stripped of his untouchable bipartisan status when he made the Bush administration's case for the Iraq war at the UN Security Council; he's been obsequiously seeking penance ever since.  Liberals' hatred of that war was largely an outgrowth of their enduring contempt for the Commander-in-Chief leading that effort (many on the Left are suddenly cool with American...