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The Double Threats

sbemis Wrote: Feb 20, 2013 3:58 AM
MR.Neal,I like this.I also like that Mr.Thomas gave qualifears like Some rather than all.The problem ison both sides of the fence.
Neal from PA Wrote: Feb 24, 2013 7:15 PM
You are correct; it’s both sides of the isle. Republicans must forget the counterpunches; every time Obama lies or stumbles, a Republican should be there ready and competent enough to throw knockout punches. A Republican that can stop playing Obama’s game and stops him dead in his tracks.

Just as Lenin's body remains on public display in Russia, because one never knows when he might be useful to rally the masses, so, too, does the ghost (but thankfully not the body) of the late Joseph McCarthy (R-Wis.) remain a useful symbol for Democrats in Washington.

Senators Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) and Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) are the latest to summon McCarthy's ghost. After Sen. Ted Cruz, (R-Texas), asked defense secretary nominee Chuck Hagel whether he had been compensated by foreign interests hostile to the United States for speeches he made in which he seemed to favor their aspirations,...