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Great Start Secretary Kerry
National Review Online, by Jonah Goldberg

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Posted By:StormCnter, 2/26/2013 4:20:48 PM

As you no doubt have heard, the Germans have banned the Nazi party. It wasn’t a decision grounded in some academic principle or an over-abundance of political correctness about hate speech and the like. It’s because the country succumbed to a madness that plunged the world into war and made the German people the authors of staggering genocide. With an abundance of soul-searching, self-awareness, and well-earned shame they opted to ban organizations that profess a desire to return to such horrors. It’s part of their effort to ensure the phrase “never again” has meaning.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Keekng, 2/26/2013 4:26:00 PM     (No. 9197640)

He is a disaster. Thanks, Senators.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: King of all trolls, 2/26/2013 4:28:14 PM     (No. 9197642)

On the bright side he works for Dear Leader and he and the Polident Fresh guy who rides the trains are doing a great job of making a mockery of the administration.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: rpool, 2/26/2013 4:33:12 PM     (No. 9197647)

I´m thinking the Europeans have revised their initial evaluation of our President´s smarts. If not, this appointment will do the trick.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Susannah, 2/26/2013 4:38:51 PM     (No. 9197652)

Look, anyone Obama proposes for any cabinet post is going to be ghastly. Kerry is appalling, but there was probably someone even more horrifying waiting in the wings.

Good piece, Jonah. This man really is deeply stupid.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Ida Lil, 2/26/2013 4:57:34 PM     (No. 9197670)

This wasn´t a stupid reference to explain American freedom of speech it was a direct threat against Jews in any country and Israel in purpose.
Be patient with the winter warrior though because he has a habit of screaming a snagged fingernail is a killer war wound and will soon run for home for another purple heart.
Oh gosh though the State dept. doesn´t hand out such awards.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: leftcoastmom, 2/26/2013 4:57:47 PM     (No. 9197671)

silver lining...he is out of the senate

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Reply 7 - Posted by: gesundheit, 2/26/2013 5:03:00 PM     (No. 9197679)

But just think, Chuck Hagel is even less competent and qualified for a sensitive cabinet position than John Kerry.

What will Chuck Hagel´s first foolish acts as Secretary of Defense be? And how many casualties should we expect?

But at least the Brtish Queen is probably happy, since John Kerry´s gaffe supporting Argentina in the Falklands brouhaha means she doesn´t have to invite the Obamas for another state dinner any time soon.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: King of all trolls, 2/26/2013 5:09:47 PM     (No. 9197693)

If you are comparing Chuck Hagel --a Republican and legitimate war hero -- with the jive talking, purple heart tossing, Secretariat, you need to have your head examined.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: steveracer, 2/26/2013 5:09:55 PM     (No. 9197694)

Everyone in our banana republic administration is haughty and incompetent, they just don´t think of themselves as incompetent.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: VAfreedomluver, 2/26/2013 5:43:24 PM     (No. 9197756)

This dope needs to be sent on another secret mission to Cambodia for the next four years. Eegads.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Opsimath, 2/26/2013 8:28:12 PM     (No. 9198030)

Hagel, Obama, Kerry---the 3 stooges in our government. All we need now is a clown car, a Volt, perhaps??

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Trigger2, 2/27/2013 7:51:44 AM     (No. 9198503)

Lurch is one of those low-information senators with regressive brains - thus Barry considered him qualified to be SoS and the other low-information senators with regressive brains confirmed him.

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