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jobycom Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-26-10 10:26 PM
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7. They always complained when Jesse Jackson did that, too.
Jackson went into Beirut, Iraq (twice) and I don't even remember where else, and every time the Republicans would accuse him of meddling and grandstanding and trying to find a camera (the usual slanders). Then each time when he got them released--which was darned impressive in Iraq, since both times we were on the verge of invading--the Republicans said they were secretly pulling for him but hadn't wanted to jinx it by publicly supporting him.

Way to go, President Carter. My hero worship of the man is reaffirmed constantly.
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  -North Korea releases Boston man held since January (Jimmy Carter negotiated release) alp227  Aug-26-10 09:26 PM   #0 
  - Perhaps Carter could negotiate Obama's release from the DLC/GOP. n/t  Wilms   Aug-26-10 09:36 PM   #1 
  - That would be good.  LiberalFighter   Aug-26-10 09:42 PM   #3 
  - +10000000  me b zola   Aug-26-10 11:58 PM   #10 
  - And the republicans were cursing him for going.  Bitwit1234   Aug-26-10 09:37 PM   #2 
  - They always complained when Jesse Jackson did that, too.  jobycom   Aug-26-10 10:26 PM   #7 
  - Carter Wins Release of American in North Korea  babylonsister   Aug-26-10 10:01 PM   #4 
  - Thank you, Mr. President  Iwillnevergiveup   Aug-26-10 10:15 PM   #5 
  - Bush would have bombed NK.  NYC Liberal   Aug-26-10 10:23 PM   #6 
  - Bullshit.  jobycom   Aug-26-10 10:26 PM   #8 
  - Next time Kim Jong Il nabs an innocent American  Jack Rabbit   Aug-26-10 10:36 PM   #9 
  - K&R for President Carter!  Rhiannon12866   Aug-27-10 01:02 AM   #11 
  - Carter wins release of American from North Korea  JTFrog   Aug-27-10 08:12 AM   #12 
     - way to go Jimmy!  medeak   Aug-27-10 08:12 AM   #13 
     - thee best president we have had after they left office....  madrchsod   Aug-27-10 08:12 AM   #14 
     - The froth and fury crowd must  icnorth   Aug-27-10 08:12 AM   #15 
     - This guy is amazing. He is very under-rated and Obama should use  redirish28   Aug-27-10 08:12 AM   #16 
     - "If only Saint Ronnie were alive he'd have stopped this." - Republicon Homelanders  SpiralHawk   Aug-27-10 08:12 AM   #17 
     - What Republican past President has ever done anything diplomatic?  liberal N proud   Aug-27-10 08:12 AM   #18 
     - Watch the opposition spin this....  John Kerry VonErich   Aug-27-10 08:13 AM   #19 
     - I thought the same this morning  another saigon   Aug-27-10 08:13 AM   #20 
     - I'm sure rushballs will spin it as a failure. nt  Javaman   Aug-27-10 08:29 AM   #23 
     - Way to go! nt  Lightning Count   Aug-27-10 08:13 AM   #21 
     - K&R //nt  Overseas   Aug-27-10 08:20 AM   #22 
 

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