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John Kerry’s Former Life:
He Was a Cookie Chef

ABC News, by Ali Weinberg

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Posted By:Scottyboy, 1/29/2014 5:01:54 PM

Long before John Kerry was jetting around the world trying to bring peace to the Middle East, before he ran for president, even before he was in the U.S. Senate, he held a much different job: owner/head cookie chef at a gourmet shop. Yes, you read that right. Telling the story Wednesday at a State Department awards ceremony, Kerry said that when he was a lawyer in Boston, “I walked out of a restaurant one night with a friend of mine, probably having had too much of a good bottle of wine, and looked out and saw an empty space in Faneuil Hall marketplace. And desperately craving a good chocolate chip cookie at that hour of night,

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I think I liked him better when he thought he was a Vietnam war hero.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Topic Thunder, 1/29/2014 5:20:00 PM     (No. 9710694)

Lurch´s career ended because of the heapin´ helpin´ of rotten BS he´d serve up along with his vomit-inducing chili.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Megrits, 1/29/2014 5:22:50 PM     (No. 9710697)

I wonder if he managed to earn any "medals" while he "served"? Now he can afford to have a bunch of French maids throw some macaroons together for him, the late John Heinz left him a fortune. Shame he couldn´t leave him some integrity. Just an over botoxed, over tanned, gigalo (sp).

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Reply 3 - Posted by: clw54, 1/29/2014 5:36:31 PM     (No. 9710715)

Corroboration is wise, ABC. Writing a story around democrat claims will erode your credibility.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: mizzmac, 1/29/2014 5:56:22 PM     (No. 9710735)

You know, if that´s really true, I admire the entrepreneurial impulse. Last good idea he´s had.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Susannah, 1/29/2014 6:00:41 PM     (No. 9710739)

It does seem to be true, or at least true that he and K. Dunn Gifford started a cookie business together, but this is the first I´d heard of it.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: JoElla Bee, 1/29/2014 6:32:18 PM     (No. 9710772)

He seemed to be really good at baking cookies - won awards. He should´ve stuck with something he was good at.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Spidey, 1/29/2014 6:59:50 PM     (No. 9710795)

I did my fair share of drinking back in the day but I never craved a chocolate chip cookie while drunk.I wanted real food like a hot dog,burger or pizza.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: annie xango, 1/29/2014 7:07:05 PM     (No. 9710800)

I may have dreamed this..but..I swear that I read somewhere ..that the cookie biz was a failure/and/or somehow he stole the idea /recipe or something from another man.
so was surprised to see it in business..
Anyone remember this???

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Reply 9 - Posted by: annie xango, 1/29/2014 7:11:12 PM     (No. 9710807)

Ah Ha!! I knew I was right..check out the article in Free Republic dated 1-31-2004.
at least he stole the idea from another Lib!!!!!!

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Reply 10 - Posted by: JoElla Bee, 1/29/2014 7:17:09 PM     (No. 9710811)

Rush had the story too, #8:

http://img.rushlimbaugh.com/home/menu/fstack/john_f_cookie.guest.html

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Amanoftwistsandturns, 1/29/2014 7:31:30 PM     (No. 9710823)

And most of his naval career was spent in Subic Bay as the laundry officer on the USS Gridley were he spent his nights chasing teenage bar girls .

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Keekng, 1/29/2014 7:44:20 PM     (No. 9710828)

Phony b&%#)*$%

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Reply 13 - Posted by: JustRight, 1/29/2014 8:25:16 PM     (No. 9710854)

We sure wish he had stuck to cookie baking - even if the idea was stolen it would have kept him away from messing with our countries security.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 1/29/2014 10:01:15 PM     (No. 9710963)

He´s advanced to making Dung Sandwiches for the people of America.

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