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How Rick Perry Won the Week
ABC News, by Arlette Saenz

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Posted By:StormCnter, 7/13/2014 8:53:12 AM

From the television airwaves to the U.S.-Mexico border, Texas Governor Rick Perry was everywhere this week, raising the question: Could Rick Perry make a comeback? Perry, whose unforgettable “oops” moment derailed his presidential campaign in 2012, was front and center in the week’s most closely watched issue — how President Obama is handling the influx of unaccompanied minors streaming across the U.S.-Mexico border. Donning his new hipster glasses, the Texas governor was everywhere, from flying aboard Marine One with the president to riding a patrol boat on the Rio Grande, managing to insert himself in a controversial debate that could lend him

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: MisterDickens, 7/13/2014 9:18:02 AM     (No. 9922245)

3 snarks in the opening paragraph was enough for me.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: WAN2, 7/13/2014 9:28:39 AM     (No. 9922262)

I got to "ABC News" and stopped reading.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: RancherJack, 7/13/2014 9:55:04 AM     (No. 9922286)

Rick Perry has been long on talk-talk and a cocktail weenie on action re: illegal alien colonization ..

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Reply 4 - Posted by: EQKimball, 7/13/2014 10:14:03 AM     (No. 9922315)

If you are the governor of Alaska, you might be justifiably accused of inserting yourself into the immigration debate. If you are the governor of Texas, you are at the center of the storm. ABC News nevertheless attempts to make Perry into an opportunist. suggesting that he has used presidential press coverage to worm his way into the story.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Doctor P, 7/13/2014 10:39:00 AM     (No. 9922348)

MSM media often build up conservatives only to knock them off later.

This is especially true when the MSM thinks that these conservatives are marginal candidates who will not have major success.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: lotsamojo, 7/13/2014 10:40:33 AM     (No. 9922351)

This is the start of . . . build him up (sort of)and then find a gotcha-moment and destroy him . . . remember, Hillary is the chosen one!

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Reply 7 - Posted by: MDMuskrat, 7/13/2014 11:41:05 AM     (No. 9922403)

Thanx, OP, for another bag of progressive garbage. #´s 1 & 2 said it all.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: MDConservative, 7/13/2014 11:57:23 AM     (No. 9922418)

Rick Perry is just fine so long as Obama´s Border Patrol and DHS ship the fence jumpers out of Texas and he gets overtime money for his law enforcement officers helping round them up. He´s a classic hot air Texas "conservative"...tough talk crust with "compassionate" filling.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Rama41, 7/13/2014 12:24:48 PM     (No. 9922458)

Snarkiness from both sides in the article and responses, but Rick Perry is the only Republican showing what a leader does: ride to the sound of the guns. Leaders don´t back off, fearing bad photos. Lead from the front, Rick Perry! We´ll sort out our nominee later.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: StormCnter, 7/13/2014 12:30:44 PM     (No. 9922464)

No snark from this responder, #9. Rick Perry is my governor and I´m very supportive of him. He´s a truly good guy and would make a fine President.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Agent Orange, 7/13/2014 12:43:01 PM     (No. 9922478)

How come that impostor that lives in our White House can talk about 57 states and put his foot in his mouth every time he speaks without his teleprompter, but Perry gets slammed for a brief moment of forgetfulness.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: harper, 7/13/2014 1:25:47 PM     (No. 9922544)

"...managing to insert himself in a controversial debate..."

By making the put-downs obvious enough for the LoFos to get their meaning, Always Back Communists and the other media running dogs give away their real mission to everyone.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: judy, 7/13/2014 8:34:09 PM     (No. 9923020)

ABC said Perry was everywhere, they forgot to mention the president playing pool, 100000000 fund raisers, falling asleep while chatting with a student, drinking beer, and most of all the dems he was raising cash for didn´t show up to greet him.

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