John Derbyshire On John Kerry

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Smart Things Said By Smart People

The National Review contributor sums it up best

John Kerry is awful, and anything we can do further to degrade his political prospects is worth doing. But really, I saw a clip of him making the much-deplored remark, and it was obvious that the dimwit in Iraq that he referred to was George W. Bush, not the American soldier. It was a dumb joke badly delivered, but his meaning was plain. My pleasure in watching JK squirm is just as great as any other conservative’s, but something is owed to honesty. There’s a lot of fake outrage going round here.

And scene…


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One Response to “John Derbyshire On John Kerry”

  1. Dierdre Bannon Says:

    Oh, I too “got it” to begin with, listening. But such a potential pratfall…. honestly? Yes, he meant Bush. Too good to waste though….

    He IS ickysmarmy though…. really.

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