Friday, July 04, 2008

AP Has Inside Obama Scoop

Obama may accept nomination

Maybe not? Maybe a 4 figure weekly salary isn't enough to keep the ministry kickin'.

July 4th

The Continental Congress unanimously adopts the Declaration of Independence. 1776

Independence declared, King George III writes: "Nothing of importance happened today." 1776

Former Presidents Thomas Jefferson and John Adams die on the 50th anniversary of American independence. 1826

Great Americans became great leaders who built an America filled with pride and hope for the future.

Then came Harry & Nancy.

2008 "Coal makes us sick ... oil makes us sick, it's global warming, it's ruining our country, it's ruining our world, we've got to stop using fossil fuel . . . ." Harry Reid

2008 Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid walks from his Chevrolet Suburban to attend a news conference on energy efficiency Wednesday in Upper Senate Park. Reid rode in the sport utility vehicle from the Capitol to the event, which was across the street.

2002 Pelosi "Yes, he has chemical weapons, he has biological weapons, he is trying to get nuclear weapons." And she told Tim Russert on a November 17, 2002 appearance NBC's Meet the Press, "Saddam Hussein certainly has chemical and biological weapons. There's no question about that."

2006 Pelosi "[T]here was never anything in the intelligence that said Iraq posed an imminent threat to the United States, never."

Hypocrisy and the desire for raw power are not the tools of great Americans. They are more the tools of petty dictators. Figures.