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ginnyinWI Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Feb-10-05 12:00 AM
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75. I thought he worked for CNN
as a military advisor.
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  -What does Wes Clark do for a living? Does he have a job? cestpaspossible  Feb-09-05 09:30 PM   #0 
  - He Gets By On His Good Looks  cryingshame   Feb-09-05 09:31 PM   #1 
  - Google hasn't been much help  cestpaspossible   Feb-09-05 09:38 PM   #5 
     - Higl-level US Group To Monitor UN Work  cryingshame   Feb-09-05 09:50 PM   #9 
        - Look below for some honest answers to the question  cestpaspossible   Feb-09-05 10:00 PM   #18 
           - Work's Only Worthwhile If You Get Paid? Funny You Say HONEST  cryingshame   Feb-09-05 10:25 PM   #34 
              - That's not anything I said or implied  cestpaspossible   Feb-09-05 10:30 PM   #36 
                 - It's not a paid position  Jai4WKC08   Feb-10-05 01:01 PM   #107 
                    - The original poster asked a valid, honest question.  leyton   Feb-10-05 08:22 PM   #139 
                       - huh  Jim4Wes   Feb-10-05 08:25 PM   #140 
                       - I don't understand either  Jai4WKC08   Feb-11-05 02:47 PM   #148 
  - Breast development research in Haiti, they say. n/t  QC   Feb-09-05 09:33 PM   #2 
  - that's in his spare time, mind control is his primary area of expertise  Jim4Wes   Feb-09-05 10:13 PM   #24 
     - www.hotmilitarystud.com  LittleClarkie   Feb-09-05 10:19 PM   #28 
     - LOL !  RadiDem   Feb-09-05 10:23 PM   #33 
     - You ain't kiddin'!  Clark2008   Feb-10-05 06:23 AM   #87 
        - Whoa!  PatrioticOhioLiberal   Feb-10-05 07:56 AM   #90 
     - LOL  Heaven and Earth   Feb-09-05 10:42 PM   #41 
     - LOL!  ClarkUSA   Feb-09-05 10:47 PM   #48 
  - WES CLARK 2008  stackhouse   Feb-09-05 09:34 PM   # 
  - Living on our money  vpigrad   Feb-09-05 09:34 PM   #3 
  - When offered the directorship of a bank  Donna Zen   Feb-09-05 09:55 PM   #14 
  - Why put it that way?  July   Feb-10-05 06:01 AM   #82 
  - Yeah, it's a darn shame  PatrioticOhioLiberal   Feb-10-05 08:00 AM   #91 
  - What a crock  Jai4WKC08   Feb-10-05 11:30 AM   #100 
  - Yeah, those free-loading war veterans and career soldiers.  American Tragedy   Feb-10-05 11:52 AM   #105 
  - He earned it  Freddie Stubbs   Feb-10-05 01:35 PM   #112 
  - Let's see...he does this:  ClarkUSA   Feb-09-05 09:34 PM   #4 
  - So, he's working the lecture circuit?  cestpaspossible   Feb-09-05 09:39 PM   #6 
  - Speaking, advising, consulting, campaigning  Sparkly   Feb-09-05 09:49 PM   #8 
  - Thank you  cestpaspossible   Feb-09-05 09:53 PM   #12 
  - I am offering you a sample of what he is doing this month  ClarkUSA   Feb-09-05 10:00 PM   #17 
     - Sparkly, Donna Zen, and ultraist did an excellent job of answering  cestpaspossible   Feb-09-05 10:04 PM   #19 
     - Meow.  ClarkUSA   Feb-09-05 10:20 PM   #29 
     - Wasn't he just in PA  Donna Zen   Feb-09-05 10:30 PM   #37 
        - Later this month - Feb. 22  WesDem   Feb-10-05 08:25 AM   #96 
  - And this:  ClarkUSA   Feb-09-05 09:55 PM   #15 
  - I believe he had acquired about 4 mil before his run for presidency  AchtungToddler   Feb-09-05 09:43 PM   #7 
  - The amount he earned doesn't answer the question of how  cestpaspossible   Feb-09-05 09:51 PM   #10 
     - Actually his speaking engagements  Donna Zen   Feb-09-05 09:59 PM   #16 
     - He's also written two significant issue related books (not just memoirs)  Tom Rinaldo   Feb-09-05 10:46 PM   #47 
  - Clark is very wealthy, he was the CEO of a private corp and sits on boards  ultraist   Feb-09-05 09:52 PM   #11 
  - Thank you as well.  cestpaspossible   Feb-09-05 09:55 PM   #13 
  - The pleasure is all mine:  Donna Zen   Feb-09-05 10:21 PM   #30 
     - I did not know that  Heaven and Earth   Feb-09-05 10:45 PM   #46 
  - "very wealthy"  Jim4Wes   Feb-09-05 10:16 PM   #26 
  - I'm not sure, but I believe that he was the least wealthy  Crunchy Frog   Feb-09-05 10:38 PM   #40 
     - Yeah, it was between him and Kucinich  Clark2008   Feb-10-05 06:26 AM   #88 
  - WAS a CEO or IS a CEO?  July   Feb-10-05 06:11 AM   #84 
  - Clark was (and is) not VERY wealthy  Jai4WKC08   Feb-10-05 01:34 PM   #110 
     - It's amazing  melnjones   Feb-10-05 02:40 PM   #124 
        - Well, he's not just ANY general  Jai4WKC08   Feb-10-05 03:20 PM   #131 
  - IIRC he was a lobbyist/consultant  no name no slogan   Feb-09-05 10:06 PM   #20 
  - He worked for a company that invented an electric-motor powered bicycle  ClarkUSA   Feb-09-05 10:10 PM   #22 
  - He earns his living here helping people.  ClarkUSA   Feb-09-05 10:07 PM   #21 
  - Oh, come on, there's nothing wrong with being a consultant but  cestpaspossible   Feb-09-05 10:10 PM   #23 
     - Ask the tsunami victims whether he is "helping people"  ClarkUSA   Feb-09-05 10:19 PM   #27 
     - Whatever.  cestpaspossible   Feb-09-05 10:23 PM   #32 
        - I answered your question and provided links and spoke the truth  ClarkUSA   Feb-09-05 10:43 PM   #42 
        - Save the snark  cestpaspossible   Feb-09-05 10:50 PM   #49 
           - Save the sneer  ClarkUSA   Feb-09-05 11:08 PM   #60 
              - Are you accepting or rejecting my offer to bury the hatchet?  cestpaspossible   Feb-09-05 11:14 PM   #62 
        - Wes said that Gert should run for governor  Donna Zen   Feb-09-05 10:44 PM   #44 
        - Some doubt the sincerity of such comments  Tom Rinaldo   Feb-09-05 10:57 PM   #52 
           - Wasn't Reagan older than that?  cestpaspossible   Feb-09-05 11:05 PM   #57 
              - Reagan was one year older  Tom Rinaldo   Feb-09-05 11:36 PM   #70 
              - Reagan wasn't older when...  Jai4WKC08   Feb-10-05 02:24 PM   #123 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Feb-09-05 10:29 PM   #35 
     - Consulting is not an altruistic endeavor.  cestpaspossible   Feb-09-05 10:32 PM   #38 
     - Oh, such an innocent!  ClarkUSA   Feb-09-05 10:44 PM   #43 
     - Well, I do think he did his "Albert Schweitzer" days  Clark2008   Feb-10-05 06:15 PM   #136 
  - He gets healthy speaking and lecture fees.  janeaustin   Feb-09-05 10:13 PM   #25 
  - Maybe he's a well kept man.  Sparkle   Feb-09-05 10:23 PM   #31 
  - He put 37 years into the military.  ProgressiveConn   Feb-09-05 10:33 PM   #39 
  - Read #30  ClarkUSA   Feb-09-05 11:36 PM   #69 
  - I far as I know, Wes Clark is keeping busy.....how bout you?  FrenchieCat   Feb-09-05 10:45 PM   #45 
  - What does C'ellequipue mean? Which you called me in another thread.  cestpaspossible   Feb-09-05 10:53 PM   #51 
     - Well since you're concerned that everyone should have a job....  FrenchieCat   Feb-09-05 11:02 PM   #55 
     - Why can't you be nice? I asked you a polite question.  cestpaspossible   Feb-09-05 11:08 PM   #59 
        - OK I figured it out, "elle qui pue"  cestpaspossible   Feb-09-05 11:40 PM   #71 
           - Sorry about that one....  FrenchieCat   Feb-10-05 12:19 AM   #77 
              - Heat of the moment.  cestpaspossible   Feb-10-05 12:24 AM   #78 
     - Actually, your name is not grammatically correct....  FrenchieCat   Feb-09-05 11:06 PM   #58 
        - Yeah, I know, but that's the way I hear people say it quite often.  cestpaspossible   Feb-09-05 11:12 PM   #61 
           - Your name is fine....  FrenchieCat   Feb-09-05 11:32 PM   #67 
  - I think the hostility you've encountered  Crunchy Frog   Feb-09-05 10:52 PM   #50 
  - can'estpaspossible  FrenchieCat   Feb-09-05 10:57 PM   #53 
  - Chicken or the egg?  cestpaspossible   Feb-09-05 10:59 PM   #54 
     - Well, as far as thicker skins go,  Crunchy Frog   Feb-09-05 11:34 PM   #68 
     - It depends  cestpaspossible   Feb-09-05 11:44 PM   #74 
     - But Clark is not a politician...  Jai4WKC08   Feb-10-05 05:19 PM   #133 
  - He lobbied DARPA for Acxiom data-miners. Ex-FEMA security advisor.  JohnOneillsMemory   Feb-09-05 11:03 PM   #56 
  - Hey John.....  FrenchieCat   Feb-09-05 11:25 PM   #64 
  - My god, FC. Look what you posted- Clark lying! I just posted his jobs.  JohnOneillsMemory   Feb-11-05 03:23 AM   #143 
  - I also don't understand what is so sinister about a company  FrenchieCat   Feb-09-05 11:41 PM   #73 
  - That you see info as 'an attack' should set off your own alarms. Consider:  JohnOneillsMemory   Feb-10-05 12:57 PM   #106 
     - I checked your link  Jai4WKC08   Feb-10-05 03:41 PM   #132 
     - Did you miss my post #56? Look again. And #145, too.  JohnOneillsMemory   Feb-11-05 04:38 AM   #146 
        - Yep, read 'em  Jai4WKC08   Feb-11-05 03:22 PM   #150 
           - One of my main themes is the century of imperialism that the US military  JohnOneillsMemory   Feb-11-05 04:03 PM   #151 
              - None of that has anything to do with Clark  Jai4WKC08   Feb-12-05 12:52 AM   #153 
                 - Ah, hero-worship is easier than reading. Reading is hard work.  JohnOneillsMemory   Feb-12-05 11:33 AM   #155 
                 - You make the typical mistake of every fanatic  Jai4WKC08   Feb-12-05 03:02 PM   #162 
                    - Oh, I forgot that Clark also writes that NATO leaders said their govt's  JohnOneillsMemory   Feb-12-05 05:08 PM   #163 
                       - What a crock  Jai4WKC08   Feb-12-05 06:08 PM   #164 
                 - Here's some more hearty reading if you are interested.  JohnOneillsMemory   Feb-12-05 02:51 PM   #161 
                 - oops. Here is NATO killing innocent people in the GLADIO terrorism spree.  JohnOneillsMemory   Feb-13-05 02:30 AM   #169 
     - Hell, links didn't update this morning. Read Clark right here.  JohnOneillsMemory   Feb-11-05 01:50 AM   #142 
     - "threatening to unravel U.S. and EU investments in stabilizing...Balkans."  JohnOneillsMemory   Feb-11-05 04:20 AM   #145 
     - Good grief, my head's exploding!  calimary   Feb-15-05 03:24 PM   #173 
     - This was posted on another site, and they said then  ZootSuitGringo   Feb-12-05 01:11 AM   #154 
        - Now you're doing it. It leads to my post #145. And many others. OIL!!! n/t  JohnOneillsMemory   Feb-12-05 12:08 PM   #157 
     - You know John  PatrioticOhioLiberal   Feb-13-05 07:46 AM   #170 
  - Ah...finally  PatrioticOhioLiberal   Feb-10-05 08:16 AM   #94 
  - How timely. Yet another data-mining security disaster on 2/12/05 WP:  JohnOneillsMemory   Feb-12-05 12:35 PM   #158 
     - MADE money for -- past tense  Jai4WKC08   Feb-12-05 11:47 PM   #166 
  - REpost or,...rptition...  Dread Pirate KR Read   Feb-09-05 11:19 PM   #63 
  - Merci beaucoup  cestpaspossible   Feb-09-05 11:28 PM   #65 
  - So, are you Helen of Troy? nt  CWebster   Feb-10-05 06:15 AM   #85 
  - Voila!  FrenchieCat   Feb-09-05 11:29 PM   #66 
  - Here is an article  Quixote1818   Feb-09-05 11:41 PM   #72 
  - I thought he worked for CNN  ginnyinWI   Feb-10-05 12:00 AM   #75 
  - Had to quit  Donna Zen   Feb-10-05 12:11 AM   #76 
  - He's on a bunch of corporate boards, I suspect, and Goldman Sachs gave  AP   Feb-10-05 01:30 AM   #79 
  - Yup, I read that article  ZootSuitGringo   Feb-10-05 03:05 AM   #81 
  - I answered it for you. He is an economist and has his own consulting firm  saracat   Feb-10-05 01:39 AM   #80 
  - Wesley K. Clark & Associates, saracat nt  WesDem   Feb-10-05 08:11 AM   #93 
  - This is pure flamebait  CWebster   Feb-10-05 06:07 AM   #83 
  - Why is it flamebait?  melnjones   Feb-10-05 02:45 PM   #125 
     - CWebster is not the only one who has expressed misgivings  ClarkUSA   Feb-10-05 06:07 PM   #135 
  - Retired military officers get paid very well  katinmn   Feb-10-05 06:22 AM   #86 
  - $85,909 is his military pension  WesDem   Feb-10-05 08:08 AM   #92 
  - yes-- it is surprising!!  katinmn   Feb-10-05 08:38 AM   #97 
     - No problem  WesDem   Feb-10-05 08:56 AM   #99 
  - Your aunt was selling you wolf-cookies  Jai4WKC08   Feb-10-05 02:50 PM   #128 
  - And you have received answers  PatrioticOhioLiberal   Feb-10-05 07:52 AM   #89 
  - In this thread, no others  cestpaspossible   Feb-10-05 01:37 PM   #113 
     - People answered you in this thread before you started this one  ClarkUSA   Feb-10-05 03:01 PM   #130 
  - Consider yourself answered in this thread, 'kay?  WesDem   Feb-10-05 08:17 AM   #95 
  - See posts 12, 13, 19  cestpaspossible   Feb-10-05 01:40 PM   #114 
  - This Post Smells To High Heaven!  Vinnie From Indy   Feb-10-05 08:54 AM   #98 
  - Now let's ask him to look into the Bush, Cheney, et al. fortunes.  July   Feb-10-05 11:35 AM   #101 
  - He is making tons of money as a Homeland Security advisor.  ArkDem   Feb-10-05 11:42 AM   #102 
  - Good, we can use some good advice on homeland security  Tom Rinaldo   Feb-10-05 11:48 AM   #104 
  - It's sad that people are getting rich off of anxieties about terror.  PeaceProgProsp   Feb-10-05 01:11 PM   #108 
     - Talking about Bernie Kerik and Rudy?  Donna Zen   Feb-10-05 01:44 PM   #116 
  - How can he be a Homeland Security advisor when he lobbied them  ultraist   Feb-10-05 01:55 PM   #119 
     - "when he lobbied..." whom?  Jai4WKC08   Feb-10-05 06:55 PM   #137 
  - Clark at work:  Donna Zen   Feb-10-05 11:46 AM   #103 
  - recent clark in the news on various topics  Dread Pirate KR Read   Feb-10-05 01:19 PM   #109 
  - OMG. Look at your stories. Clark plus Newt Gingrich, CFR, Hoover Inst.?!!!  JohnOneillsMemory   Feb-12-05 12:05 PM   #156 
     - Brookings Institution is not a "hardcore conservative  Sparkly   Feb-12-05 12:46 PM   #159 
        - Brookings is parroting the Heritage Foundation now. Bad news links here:  JohnOneillsMemory   Feb-12-05 02:13 PM   #160 
           - Ha ha ha ha ha ha......  Donna Zen   Feb-12-05 08:02 PM   #165 
              - Thanks for actually having something to share. I'm getting lots of flames.  JohnOneillsMemory   Feb-13-05 01:14 AM   #168 
  - Wow. Listen to the string section swelling under the campaign brochure  JohnOneillsMemory   Feb-11-05 03:59 AM   #144 
     - Direct quotes  Donna Zen   Feb-11-05 07:37 AM   #147 
     - That's the beauty of the man.  dogman   Feb-11-05 04:13 PM   #152 
     - Here's a novel idea  Jai4WKC08   Feb-13-05 02:57 PM   #171 
  - I am sure he commands really big bucks on the lecture circuit.  Silverhair   Feb-10-05 01:35 PM   #111 
  - Texan,...  Dread Pirate KR Read   Feb-10-05 01:44 PM   #115 
     - Thanks for telling me. Too late though. Tickets sold out. NT  Silverhair   Feb-10-05 02:08 PM   #121 
  - He starts annoying threads on liberal boards for $20/hour!  Bridget Burke   Feb-10-05 01:47 PM   #117 
  - Clark is not "upper middle class" , he's very wealthy  ultraist   Feb-10-05 01:49 PM   #118 
  - Clark earned his millions in the last few years....  FrenchieCat   Feb-10-05 02:07 PM   #120 
  - Edwards made his money actually, literally helping people.  PeaceProgProsp   Feb-10-05 02:47 PM   #126 
     - Did Edwards ever take pro-bono cases?  FrenchieCat   Feb-10-05 08:04 PM   #138 
        - He took less from them then they would have paid in taxes if their awards  AP   Feb-10-05 09:13 PM   #141 
  - I think the spin  Donna Zen   Feb-10-05 02:09 PM   #122 
  - News Alert: Clark on FOXNews - w/John Gibson  Dread Pirate KR Read   Feb-10-05 02:47 PM   #127 
  - 5pm EST  Dread Pirate KR Read   Feb-10-05 03:01 PM   #129 
     - http://www.u-wes-a.com/mediaclips-post.html  Dread Pirate KR Read   Feb-10-05 05:31 PM   #134 
  - I'm sure he has military retirement plus $ from speaking engagements  BlueInRed   Feb-11-05 03:04 PM   #149 
  - .  PROGRESSIVE1   Feb-13-05 01:00 AM   #167 
  - He & Gert are spending their grandchildren's inheritance  48percenter   Feb-13-05 03:07 PM   #172 
 

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