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wakeme2008 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Apr-19-05 11:27 AM
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GOP Congressman Jokes: Hillary for Pope?
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April 19, 2005
GOP Congressman Jokes: Hillary for Pope?

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WASHINGTON (AP) -- While much of the world awaits smoke-signals from the Vatican cardinals selecting a new pope, New York Rep. Peter King joked Tuesday about a dark horse candidate for the vacant position: Hillary Rodham Clinton.

King, a sometimes maverick within his own Republican Party, praised and poked fun at New York's junior senator when they both appeared at a breakfast of construction union officials.

''Maybe we can elect Hillary Clinton pope. God knows what she's running for,'' joked King, to roars from the crowd.

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  -GOP Congressman Jokes: Hillary for Pope? wakeme2008  Apr-19-05 11:27 AM   #0 
  - I'd give vital parts of my anatomy to see that really happen.  Liberal Veteran   Apr-19-05 11:29 AM   #1 
  - Asshole. nt  Arkana   Apr-19-05 11:29 AM   # 
  - Keep laughing, smart guy...  Hobarticus   Apr-19-05 11:29 AM   #2 
  - He actually praised her too.  ronnykmarshall   Apr-19-05 11:31 AM   #4 
  - WTF is a "sometimes maverick"?  loro mi dicevano   Apr-19-05 11:31 AM   #3 
  - that means  Mandate My Ass   Apr-19-05 11:35 AM   #5 
  - Repukes love mocking women's ability to lead. I'm sure that'll get them  bushisanidiot   Apr-19-05 11:44 AM   #6 
  - Ever since Rep. King voted not to impeach President Clinton,  Sparkle   Apr-19-05 11:49 AM   #7 
  - Hmm, is he one of those who said that  zbdent   Apr-19-05 12:01 PM   #8 
  - Wasn't he the overly-imbibed one at that  woodsprite   Apr-19-05 01:07 PM   #9 

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