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dsharp88 Donating Member (178 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat May-07-11 09:40 AM
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5. He was simply used and has admitted his mistake in doing so.
Don't forget he endorsed Obama over McCain in a blistering rebuke of the McCain-Palin ticket with Tim Russert one Sunday morning before the election. While not yet changing parties he has been solidly behind the Democrats since then.
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  -Colin Powell: Obama blew away the birthers kpete  May-07-11 09:10 AM   #0 
  - Interesting.  truthisfreedom   May-07-11 09:13 AM   #1 
  - Colon Powell is as big a turd as anyone.  No Elephants   May-07-11 09:15 AM   #2 
  - At one time I wanted him to run for Prez.  madmax   May-07-11 09:19 AM   #3 
  - I can only hope and assume  No Elephants   May-07-11 09:53 AM   #7 
  - He lost mine when he covered up the Mai Lai Massacre!  Walk away   May-07-11 11:01 AM   #23 
     - Bingo. n/t  SusanaMontana41   May-07-11 12:17 PM   #27 
     - I hadn't know he coverd up Mai Lai!!  madmax   May-08-11 01:44 PM   #42 
  - Nah. There are many bigger. He was a tool, though.  Faygo Kid   May-07-11 09:33 AM   #4 
  - He was simply used and has admitted his mistake in doing so.  dsharp88   May-07-11 09:40 AM   #5 
  - Agree. He was used, and has admitted his error. But he also...  Scuba   May-07-11 09:54 AM   #8 
  - Yep, Unforgivable.  Glimmer of Hope   May-07-11 04:08 PM   #31 
  - And his son Michael shot the last bullet in the head of the FCC, freeing the RW to take over more.  freshwest   May-07-11 04:48 PM   #32 
  - Oh, please..  No Elephants   May-07-11 09:55 AM   #10 
  - Ditto. He was played, like the rest of us. And he was PO'd, when he found out.  Honeycombe8   May-07-11 09:56 AM   #11 
  - "like the rest of us"?  jberryhill   May-07-11 10:01 AM   #14 
  - +1 At the time, I knew no one, Dem or Pub, who was buying it--and Powell didn't buy it, either.  No Elephants   May-07-11 10:16 AM   #19 
  - Then why did he insist Tenet sit "right behind me," in camera range?  No Elephants   May-07-11 10:05 AM   #16 
  - Powell was on some kind of ego trip, serving in the Republican White House...eom  Kolesar   May-07-11 12:01 PM   #26 
  - Powell is a lying piece of shit war criminal.  tabasco   May-08-11 08:59 AM   #41 
  - Mistake?  jberryhill   May-07-11 09:59 AM   #13 
  - I would submit his first loyalty has always been to his own advancement  No Elephants   May-07-11 10:14 AM   #18 
     - I think we just found the bottom line here.  calimary   May-07-11 01:49 PM   #29 
        - Whatchoo mean "we?"  No Elephants   May-08-11 04:55 AM   #37 
  - Thanks for that intelligent, thoughtful analysis. And you kept most of your words to 4 letters...  Honeycombe8   May-07-11 09:55 AM   #9 
     - Why waste letters?  No Elephants   May-07-11 09:58 AM   #12 
     - Which is four more letters than he's spent explaining himself to the families of the dead  jberryhill   May-07-11 10:03 AM   #15 
  - Colin, if I wanted your opinion, I'd ask  jberryhill   May-07-11 09:53 AM   #6 
  - jberryhill, much as I've teased you, we almost always agree and you've always been a good  No Elephants   May-07-11 10:26 AM   #21 
  - A word in defense of Secretery Powell  pasto76   May-07-11 10:05 AM   #17 
  - Please see Replies 13,, 16 and 18. The human toll in this man's wake is  No Elephants   May-07-11 10:23 AM   #20 
  - He has been famously lying and covering up for war criminals since the....  Walk away   May-07-11 11:06 AM   #24 
  - Charles Manson played an okay guitar  jberryhill   May-07-11 04:05 PM   #30 
  - Colin Powell  mountainlion55   May-07-11 10:47 AM   #22 
  - Doesn't Powell have a Jamaican father? He knows what President  jwirr   May-07-11 11:33 AM   #25 
  - MANY have a parent ot two born outsde the U.S. and/or were themselves  No Elephants   May-08-11 05:08 AM   #39 
     - Aren't you being a little touchie? Three of my nieces have a Jamaican  jwirr   May-09-11 11:09 AM   #43 
  - Said the man who was a member of Bush's Torture Team  Solly Mack   May-07-11 12:21 PM   #28 
  - delete the "&page=1" from the ABCNews.com link  alp227   May-08-11 01:33 AM   #35 
  - Powell ultimately did the right thing. Took him a while.  Broadsword   May-07-11 08:15 PM   #33 
  - Please define "right thing," preferably after reading this entire thread/  No Elephants   May-08-11 05:11 AM   #40 
  - Confess and repent  classysassy   May-08-11 12:32 AM   #34 
     - Let's grant he has. But if he committed it alongside them, and now confesses...  freshwest   May-08-11 02:27 AM   #36 
     - Huh? Powell has never confessed and repented. He knew when he spoke to the UN  No Elephants   May-08-11 05:04 AM   #38 
 

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