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styersc Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jul-30-08 08:00 AM
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2. The defense was simple.
Go alone to the hospital. Actually sneak in to the hospital so that when some industrious reporter stumbles on to the news, you can sheepishly respond that you wanted to see the troops without fanfare and that you'd prefer not to discuss privatge meetings with our wounded men and women.

I can promise you that there are campaign strategists kicking themselves right now.

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  -Statement on Barack Obama's Canceled Troop Visits styersc  Jul-30-08 07:50 AM   #0 
  - But how can you "prepare" to be lied about?  mwb970   Jul-30-08 07:53 AM   #1 
  - The defense was simple.  styersc   Jul-30-08 08:00 AM   #2 
  - DUers will bitch at Obama no matter WHAT he does. Rather like republicans.....  BlooInBloo   Jul-30-08 08:07 AM   #5 
     - This was plainly forseeable. Its no secret they would lie about him.  MidwestTransplant   Jul-30-08 08:19 AM   #9 
        - The whole thing was paid for with campaign funds. Even had he gone alone,  wienerdoggie   Jul-30-08 08:22 AM   #12 
  - Even if he had gone in alone, the GOP would be howling  JaneQPublic   Jul-30-08 08:04 AM   #3 
  - And that being the case he would be one of a thousand pol's who  styersc   Jul-30-08 08:11 AM   #6 
     - But he did visit the troops repeatedly on the first leg of his trip  JaneQPublic   Jul-30-08 08:19 AM   #10 
  - I particularly enjoy how all the mofos (x-gens, mclame, his surrogates, etc.)  nc4bo   Jul-30-08 08:05 AM   #4 
  - Thank you for continuing to spread this  MaineDem   Jul-30-08 08:12 AM   #7 
  - This was laid to rest--it would have been inappropriate for him to go--  wienerdoggie   Jul-30-08 08:17 AM   #8 
  - Please! You're not slick! You have been underhanded in sliming Obama for months  Liberal_Stalwart71   Jul-30-08 08:21 AM   #11 
  - For all those criticizing Obama for this decision:  EmperorHasNoClothes   Jul-30-08 08:29 AM   #13 

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