Re: It's lies all the way downFrom: firstname.lastname@example.org
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Oct 23 2017 02:29:23
On 2017-10-17, JAB <email@example.com> wrote:
On Tue, 17 Oct 2017 10:43:15 -0400, RS Wood <firstname.lastname@example.org>
And I concluded: both nations are,
Trump fires back after McCain attacks 'spurious nationalism'
Receiving the Liberty Medal in Philadelphia a day earlier, the
six-term senator from Arizona warned against the US surrendering its
Mr McCain was applauded as he said: "To fear the world we have
organised and led for three-quarters of a century, to abandon the
ideals we have advanced around the globe, to refuse the obligations of
international leadership and our duty to remain the last best hope of
Earth for the sake of some half-baked, spurious nationalism cooked up
by people who would rather find scapegoats than solve problems is as
unpatriotic as an attachment to any other tired dogma of the past that
Americans consigned to the ash heap of history.
"We live in a land made of ideals, not blood and soil," he continued.
"We have done great good in the world. That leadership has had its
costs, but we have become incomparably powerful and wealthy as we
Forget the warning, American leadership has already been ceded. You've got
to earn it painfully, but can give it up just by being stupid. Every time
Americans get together to cheer the latest imbecile move, the world opinion
of America's people slips another notch.
It'd be easier to cheer McCain if he hadn't saddled us with Sarah "I suck
cock" Palin though. Her candidacy was a huge step downward on the path
we're currently on. "Drill baby drill" is a moron's epithet, if ever there