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It's Time to See Joe McCarthy For the Hero He Was

paratisi Wrote: Feb 25, 2013 5:54 PM
LoL! This will continue, until a Lib screams McCarthyism at you & you reply, Thank You For Admitting I'm right! Having tried this on several occasions, I can tell you it confuses, confounds and frustrates them to no end. They now have to change their tactics & Libs can't "think" on their feet. When You Tell them the KGB & the GRU admitted he was not only correct, but his number was so conservative, it made the Russian Intel Agencies Laugh, they go apoplectic. Then you can add that that low number the Russians laughed at didn't include East Germany, Poland, China, etc., etc., they immediately look to run or scream Racist or some other such typical Leftist Inanity. God Bless America!

Freshman Republican Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas is just the latest in a long series of public figures to be reviled for "McCarthyism" following his recent questioning of Chuck Hagel, President Obama's nominee for secretary of defense. The response? Conservatives have rushed to defend their own against the charge. To understate the case, that's not enough. It's time to debunk McCarthyism itself.

No matter how much evidence vindicating the late Sen. Joe McCarthy comes out, what we call McCarthyism remains anathema in American life. Simply to utter the word is to deep-freeze debate, even thought itself. Even as we learn about the...