You know, education, if you make the most of it, if you study hard and you do your homework, and you make an effort to be smart, uh, you, you can do well. If you don’t, you get stuck in Iraq.
Tuesday, October 31, 2006
OMG, Did He Really Say That ?
Captain Ed, over at Captain's Quarters, citing several sources (links there), reports that former Democratic Presidential candidate John Kerry (a/k/a Thurston Howell, III), had this to say at a Democratic campaign rally yesterday in Pasadena, California, at Pasadena City College:
Did he really say that ? Captain Ed provides links: an audio clip here (John Ziegler's KFI 64o AM radio show -- clip from the 30 Oct. program), and another here (Allahpundit on Hot Air).
I know Mr. Kerry's what passes for old-line aristocracy in Massachusetts, and is, to a degree product of a culture that has sometimes defined itself in opposition to the military, or pro-military values, but damn, is his attiude showing or what ? "Study hard, or wind up a chump toting a rifle in the military." Yes, folks the Left supports the troops, even if they think they're idiots for joining up.