John Kerry stumbled under pressure from both Democrats and Republicans today as he brought the White House´s case for war in front of Congress for the first time. During a marathon three-hour appearance before the Senate, Mr Kerry at first said US ground forces could be deployed if "Syria imploded" but later insisted there "will be not be American boots on the ground". The US secretary of state also drew bewildered responses from both parties as he insisted that President Barack Obama was "not asking America to go to war", a claim that not even America´s top general seemed prepared
Only a very confident people manipulator or an amateur confident of media cover would dare put a war protester in as Sec of State.
Which the funnier figure for historians to marvel over? Will they get it right or will history soon be ended by the needy and greedy and seedy. What a farcical terrifying mess.
If obama had a son (or Kerry) they wouldn´t be in any war, fox hole or Seal team.
Who did get Team 6 killed anyhow? Loose lips and crowing cockerels or their overly stimulated underlings? "we came, we saw. they died" unseemly underlings - total amateur hour.
GOP once again thinks they have to act the part of the grownup but IMO it should be dumped in the lap of the UN. They dither until Iran has nukes...Hey maybe a missile could go off course and take out Iran´s nukes? A little in a war for all of us?
My God! Can the leaders of the so-called "Free World" actually be this stupid?
We are in so much trouble as a nation. If we get through the next three years intact as a people, we can consider it a miracle. I urge eveyrone- this time write letters, write e-mails- make sure congress idiots know how you feel about this. It MUST be stopped!
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Ida Lil, 9/4/2013 1:43:46 AM (No. 9504704)
This kinda reminds of an old song about Whiffin poofs and their intent to honor their Louie with glasses raised on high letting the magic of their singing cast a spell. the Obets too will Serenade their faint hearted leader while life and voice may last -- then pass and be forgotten like the rest.
´Stumble´ isn´t even the word for it. Kerry sounded like the blithering idiot that he is. What does it matter? Congress will vote in Obama´s political cover and the rest is history. They have been had and so have we.
The whole thing is outrageous. Why now? If Obama was so concerned why hasn´t he sent any of the promised arms to the rebels? All he has sent are MREs. This whole thing is a big big stink bomb.
Rand Paul did a great job questioning Kerry. He was asking the questions I wanted answered. This is very off topic, but what´s up with Kerry´s face? Looks like he has had too much Botox. He is getting that ridiculous "mask" look. Such vanity makes him look desperate.
This is the man who turned his back on the slaughter of the vietnamese. This is the man who supported handing iraq, afghanistan, libya and egypt to a blood-thirsty bunch of savages dedicated to destroying the USA and all liberty. Yeah, let´s follow him into war.s/o
Did anyone else notice Mrs. Heinz Kerry, aka Te RAY za , sitting behind him at the hearing? Since when do spouses attend these things?
For someone who accused his fellow servicemen of committing atrocities durig the Vietnam War, who actively and openly engaged with our enemy during the Vietnam War, who thre someone´s medals over the White House fence in portest, who was agiansit Iraq before he was forit or whatever, etc ad nauseum. He has a lot of nerve arguing that we should militarily strike Syria. There´s someting else going on behind the scenes and not for the sake of American morality.
All I could hear yesterday when Kerry talked, was his testimony in the 70´s about attacks on the poor VC. My how times have changed. To have these 2 trying to convince the country that war is now "good" and see the dimmits try to agree is amusing, if it werent for the fact that dangerous people will be left in charge no matter what happens with the attacks.
When Rand Paul began lighting into him we switched to CSPAN to get split screen to see Kerry. Kerry began shuffling papers and became seemingly flustered, began taking notes like a crazed secretary. Kerry has this new buzz phrase, "less than safe". Mr Paul queried Kerry about the potential ramifications/opening up the can of worms by attacking Syria. Kerry then began making these grandiose, chest beating points and pointed his big Lurch index finger at Paul in a paternalistic/threatening manner. When the Joint Chiefs of staff passed on an assist, it was the best laugh of the day.
Looks like Bob Corker of Tennessee and Lurch are really good friends. Good to know Corker is on his side, /s off.
It was interesting seeing Kerry trying to backtrack on his hypothetical about the possibility of putting boots on the ground. He kept coming back to his gaff and trying to make it "perfectly clear" this would not happen. Oh yeah!! The "let me reassure you" phrase didn´t convince anyone either. He must have stayed awake all night kicking himself.
Everything going wrong today is all about a crazed impersonator, uncredentialed, faker, who is about to go over a cliff carrying all the other fakers with him. But, wait this Washington greed monopoly is a war machine, and that is the way out of this Benghazi IRS NSA alien anti gun fake QE2 money fake voting ID multi chaos. This power hell is the creation of the impersonator aided and abetted 24/7 by a royal court of cancerous sick Washington supporters, a team of lying indoctrinators called news actors and the demented press, the world´s most evil clique We are in big trouble like never before.
the low calibre of a Kerry, a Rubio, A Mc Cain, a Pulglosi, a Bohener & Cantor, a Reid These people are the lowest rung of soceiety
It´s those dang details that trip up the Democrats. Detials like, who is going to keep track of the stockpiles of nerve gas and how do keep them out of the hands of the hands of Islamic terrorists? Is there any plan for anything? Is this going to flip the balance of power to the rebels who are no better that Assad? Who are these rebels anyway?
Our country is being run by idiots elected and appointed by idiots. We are so in trouble.
Are we beginning to see the Book of Revelation come true? Is Obozo the Anti-Christ that was told of? Are the end times beginning? When I see and read about all that is happening in the Middle East, which encompasses what is termed the Holy Lands, I begin to wonder. No, I´m not making any prediction, just wondering. And the rest of the world isn´t in great shape either.
Knowing how Obama operates , this could definitely become a " it depends on the meaning of boots " type situation. And we all know that there are already Americans on the ground in Syria . August 1, 2012 : " President Obama has signed a secret order authorizing U.S. support for rebels seeking to get rid of Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad and his government. Obama´s order, approved earlier this year and known as an intelligence ´finding´, broadly permits the CIA and other U.S. agencies to provide support that could help the rebels oust Assad."
I don´t know which was more disconcerting. Kerry´s botched facial surgery or his inability to give any kind of rational explanation for Barry´s desire to start WWIII.
John Fraud Kerry now says "it will cost the US nothing, Saudi Arabia has guaranteed him that they will pay the full price for the US military operation in Syria to take out Assad". What? Since when does the US military act as mercenaries for foreign governments (especially who are not our friends)? Is this man on acid? If Saudi Arabia wants Assad gone, they can put their sandals on the ground.
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