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Friday, September 08, 2006
 
One way or Another
The demagoguery coming out of the White House as we approach election time is appalling:

"There have been some in the Democratic Party who have argued against the Patriot Act, against the terror surveillance program, against Guantanamo. In other words, there are some people who say that we shouldn't fight the war, we should not detain -- we shouldn't apprehend al Qaeda, we shouldn't detain al Qaeda, we shouldn't question al Qaeda, and we shouldn't listen to al Qaeda. In other words, they're all for winning the war on terror, but they're all against -- they're against providing the tools for winning that war. "
-Tony Snow, WH press conference

There is so much frighteningly wrong with this statement. In the first part:


In the second part:

The White House position is clear. You are either with us, or you are with the terrorists. There is no middle ground with these people. Do it our way, or you want us all to die.

The cabal currently occupying power in this country really believe this. Don't expect them to allow control of the Senate or the House to pass to "Some" in November. That is not an acceptable outcome and they have made it clear that they will do whatever they --and only they-- believe is necessary to win the "war on terror". Make no mistake; they see no difference at all between the outcome of the November elections and the outcome of the "war on terror". They are the same thing to these people.

One way or another, they are determined to "win" in November. They have amply demonstrated that they will let nothing stand in their way. Nothing.
 
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