You are viewing an obsolete version of the DU website which is no longer supported by the Administrators. Visit The New DU.
Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login
Google

Reply #8: He tried to get out [View All]

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
This topic is archived.
Home » Discuss » Topic Forums » Politics/Campaigns Donate to DU
sandnsea Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Nov-26-03 03:30 PM
Response to Original message
8. He tried to get out
And he won't admit it, that's the part that bothers me. Didn't this come up in the debate, I don't remember. But at some point this week it came up and he said, again, that he went and got his physical and they rejected him. That's just not true. He intentionally got a letter from his doctor, took it to the draft board early, and tried to get out of Vietnam. He needs to tell the truth about it.

And my problem with him about it all is that he skied through the sixties. Every other candidate was involved in some sort of activist movement or serving this country in some way. Howard skied.
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
 

Home » Discuss » Topic Forums » Politics/Campaigns Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002 DCScripts.com
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators


Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC