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John Bolton: America's
Next Secretary of State?

Breitbart's Big Peace, by Rick Amato

Original Article

Posted By:KarenJ1, 10/11/2012 11:00:21 AM

"Radical Islam is a severe threat against America that is growing and the White House doesn’t seem to recognize or understand it because it doesn’t fit with their narrative of the Arab Spring. It is for either ideological reasons or for political reasons but either way the White House doesn’t appear to understand the dangers”, former U.N. Ambassador John Bolton told me recently. Bolton is also a foreign policy adviser to the Romney campaign. “I’m real concerned because Muslims worldwide understand the dangers of radicalism more than the White House does”, Bolton said.

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He would make an excellent Secretary of State! What an extreme difference that would be from this weak, corrupt regime.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 10/11/2012 11:02:56 AM     (No. 8925585)

I'd be happy to see this as long as he scrubs the place clean.

There are likely still some senior staffers left over from the Clinton Administration that need to go, to say nothing of this recent regime.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: geneinnyc, 10/11/2012 11:03:24 AM     (No. 8925588)

From Amato's keyboard to God's ears! Bolton would be a stellar Secretary of State. And the sound of liberal heads exploding would be the sweetest icing on the cake.

Can you imagine the confirmation hearings?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: kofcfn, 10/11/2012 11:06:15 AM     (No. 8925601)

Demo's would be in terrible panty twist, Bolton knows more about international relations than the entire Obama Administration combined.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: minuteman, 10/11/2012 11:07:59 AM     (No. 8925612)

Yes!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: BuckeyeRon, 10/11/2012 11:09:51 AM     (No. 8925617)

Bob Zoellick is a more likely choice...

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Reply 6 - Posted by: snowcloud, 10/11/2012 11:17:20 AM     (No. 8925636)

Just what the doctor ordered!

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Reply 7 - Posted by: snowoutlaw, 10/11/2012 11:17:47 AM     (No. 8925638)

But America's enemies like the Deomcrats and Iran won't like it.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: lakerman1, 10/11/2012 11:17:48 AM     (No. 8925639)

Do not forget that Bolton's nomination to the UN ambassador position was blocked by democrats in the senate,and they pulled out all the stops in the confirmation hearing.
They even offered a woman as witness who, when working with bolton in the private sector, said he raised his voice to her.
So President Bush made an interim appointment for Bolton, which upon expiration, caused him to leave the UN position.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: fwipper, 10/11/2012 11:19:43 AM     (No. 8925649)

one could only hope,,,

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Johnny Angle, 10/11/2012 11:20:52 AM     (No. 8925653)

Just what we need - another neocon. More Bush era stupidity and duplicity.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: toodles3956, 10/11/2012 11:21:31 AM     (No. 8925654)

Couldn't be a better nominee. Get the females out of there. The muslim countries don't like females but both parties keep putting them in that position. Is there any functioning brains in DC?

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Reply 12 - Posted by: cheeflo, 10/11/2012 11:22:55 AM     (No. 8925660)

Bolton as SoS works for me!

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Reply 13 - Posted by: droopydog, 10/11/2012 11:23:36 AM     (No. 8925663)

Music to my ears.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: lostinmassachusetts, 10/11/2012 11:31:47 AM     (No. 8925688)

#10, please define what you mean by "neocon". Is it an all-purpose pejorative (like "RINO")?

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Reply 15 - Posted by: The Advocate, 10/11/2012 11:34:43 AM     (No. 8925694)

Great choice for SOS.
Hr must clean out the leftist swamp-starting with Lamb and Kennedy.
They dithered while four Americans could still have been rescued or the savages made to pay.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Bubbasuncle, 10/11/2012 11:40:12 AM     (No. 8925715)

Hey, #10, aren't you on the wrong site? This sounds like a comment from someone whom the Regime would call the "tin foil hat" club.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: spahrkl, 10/11/2012 11:44:41 AM     (No. 8925735)

He would be perfect. Read "Surrender Is Not
An Option". By John Bolton

He is so knowledgeable about world affairs and knows all the players from experience.
He would be an excellent choice.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: Safari Man, 10/11/2012 11:45:10 AM     (No. 8925736)

When I see Bolton on tv, everything else is set aside and I listen closely. If Bolton says it, it means something.

On top of that, I like the Samuel Clemens look.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: Cor-vet, 10/11/2012 11:55:01 AM     (No. 8925760)

One can only hope!

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Reply 20 - Posted by: earlybird, 10/11/2012 11:59:39 AM     (No. 8925780)

I hope so. To use an old cliche, he has more knowledge in his little finger than the others (I won't even mention Hillary or Kerry, who is hoping to be SoS in the next Obama regime). And he has great reasoning ability and common sense. He is no fool.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: secondtimelucky, 10/11/2012 12:03:37 PM     (No. 8925788)

I've been wishing and praying for Bolton to be named SOS for years. Even instead of Condi Rice. We have to get the women out of that position. The muslim world does not respect women and to have such highly placed female representatives of the US gov't is merely a PC move.

Re the WH understanding of radicalism - I truly believe that rather than misunderstanding islamic radicalism, they fully perceive the threat - and support it...

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Reply 22 - Posted by: JimS, 10/11/2012 12:07:20 PM     (No. 8925798)

Yessss.
As for the Senate confirmation...we don't need no stinkin' confirmation.
Obama has decided he can do everything by Executive Order and preempt Congress, and Roment should tell the Dem senators to shove it.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: earlybird, 10/11/2012 12:09:19 PM     (No. 8925803)

#10 often seems to be on the wrong site.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: Johnny Angle, 10/11/2012 12:14:11 PM     (No. 8925816)

If you think the invasions and occupations of Iraq and Afghanistan were good ideas, and were beneficial to the interests of the United States (and worth the enormous costs) I will concede that one of us should be wearing a tin foil hat, so to speak. And yes, "neocon" is a very pejorative term. Remember that the neocons sidled up to Clinton before they found the ultimate suckers (or knaves) in the Bush family.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: Nevadadad46, 10/11/2012 12:52:29 PM     (No. 8925901)

I would be delighted with that choice- if Romney has the guts to put a real man in that slot. For sure, Bolton would clean house on day one!

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Reply 26 - Posted by: FunOne, 10/11/2012 1:01:03 PM     (No. 8925916)

Bolton for SoS, and
Rudy for AG, and
Sheriff Joe for the FBI.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: WilliamTell, 10/11/2012 1:10:43 PM     (No. 8925930)

Besides JB as SoS. how about Kudlow as Sec Treas, Palin as Sec Energy, Cain as Sec Commerce. Message to all appointees....Clean the Swamp!

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Reply 28 - Posted by: drkillj0y, 10/11/2012 1:19:27 PM     (No. 8925957)

Works for me.


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Reply 29 - Posted by: oriton, 10/11/2012 1:20:46 PM     (No. 8925962)

I agree absolutely.

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Reply 30 - Posted by: tisHimself, 10/11/2012 1:38:45 PM     (No. 8926015)

Last year at this time, Gingrich was encouraging Bolton to run for the White House.
Cain loves him.

Certainly not a Kissinger lemming.

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Reply 31 - Posted by: frenesi1, 10/11/2012 2:59:48 PM     (No. 8926231)

yesssssssssss. He would be terrific.

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Reply 32 - Posted by: Emerson, 10/11/2012 4:58:03 PM     (No. 8926571)

Why do people insist on barging on to forum threads and arguing with expressed opinions? Argue my facts; leave my opinions alone. They are mine. And right now we are all pretty busy trying to get Obie out of the White House.

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Reply 33 - Posted by: BigGeorgeTX, 10/11/2012 5:12:05 PM     (No. 8926599)

Yes, please.

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Reply 34 - Posted by: kafir091101, 10/11/2012 6:41:13 PM     (No. 8926730)

#10/#24:

I’d wear the title of ‘NeoCon’ as a badge of honor!

Please ‘insult’ me so I can sleep with a smile on my face tonight knowing I’ve been endowed.

You seem to forget that Afghanistan was a safe haven for Al-Qaida in 2011.

You seem to forget that Iraq was paying $10K to families of Arab suicide bombers that were killing Jews in 2011.

You seem to forget that Iraq was a prolific user of chemical and biological weapons and was more than capable of giving them away to the badest of guys in 2011.

Maybe we need a chem/bio attack on Disneyland on Christmas Day to get you to see the light, assuming that is, your head can be extracted from the place where it can’t see light even on the brightest of days!

Kafir

PS: You are voting for the ‘One’ aren’t you?


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Reply 35 - Posted by: eorsc, 10/11/2012 7:11:30 PM     (No. 8926776)

I trust John Bolton. I'll be disappointed with ANYONE else.

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Reply 36 - Posted by: kafir091101, 10/11/2012 7:14:54 PM     (No. 8926781)

OOPS: Re #34, That should have been 2001 not 2011.

Kafir


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Drinking Earl Grey tea could help guard against heart disease, it has emerged, after a study found that bergamot extract--a key ingredient in the hot drink--is just as effective as statins at controlling cholesterol. Scientists believe bergamot, a fragrant Mediterranean citrus fruit which gives Earl Grey tea its distinctive flavour, can significantly lower cholesterol. They say it contains enzymes known as HMGF (hydroxy methyl glutaryl flavonones) which can attack proteins in the body known to cause heart disease. The study found bergamot could even be as effective as statins, used to control cholesterol but which can have side effects in


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