- Commentary Archive
Defending the right to rant!
the right to rant!
Unmentioned liberal hypocrisy.
I know it's tough to spot them in a crowd. Aging makes many of us appear radically different from the way we looked back in the Sixties, especially those who have culturally messed around with too many hallucinogens then and perhaps even now.
Nonetheless, trust me on this one. ALL of the liberal Baby Boomers can be found in this demonstration parade picture -- no exceptions.
Look closely and you'll see Bill Clinton with shoulder length hair and a beard. Standing right by his side is Hillary in a dungaree pants suit wearing a pair of granny glasses.
Way in the back you can even pick out Harry Reid wearing very dark Roy Orbison-style shades.
Like I said, all the rest of your favorite leftist tuskers are also in the shot. Look real closely and you'll smilingly recognize Chuck Schumer photo-bombing someone being interviewed for the nightly news. Nancy Pelosi, Al Franken, Elizabeth Warren, Joe Biden, Pat Leahy and others -- every elder statesperson of the Democrat party who boycotted, bailed early on and/or bashed Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's speech to Congress.
By the way, did you notice Chris Matthews rubbing his left leg on the sidelines near where John Kerry is handing out what appear to be Jane Fonda Viet Cong propaganda posters?
Skipping ahead a generation or so, all of the liberal nieces and nephews of the aforementioned were in the crowd while peacenik rock idols donated the proceeds from their musical demonstrations to the Boomers' erstwhile "Ban the Bomb" cause.
They're all present. Patty Murray, Luis Gutierrez, Sherrod Brown, Mark Begich, Keith Ellison, Debbie Wasserman-Schultz and the rest. Out in the arena parking lot an activist would-be Ivy League professor in a Panama hat can be seen spliffing with the rest of his Choom Gang while James Taylor and Carly Simon whined the "Mockingbird" song.
So if you heard that a well-known world leader came before the US Congress to plead for our nation's solidarity with his modern-day "No Nukes/Ban the Bomb" cause, you would assume that 100% of the Democrats in Congress, along with the equally progressive mainstream media, would be totally, ecstatically supportive of such a historically liberal message.
But no. Hypocrites that they are, the left will readily abandon professed philosophies in favor of agenda-driven, partisan politics -- even when those agenda are absurd, illogical and grossly anti-American.
Along with the rest of his empty and broken promises, your Dear Leader pledged to "sit down with anyone" in an effort to promote good relations and world peace. Well, Benjamin Netanyahu isn't just "anyone". Netanyahu represents a staunch ally of the United States, one of our only trusted friends in the Middle East, if not the only one.
When it comes to conservatives, whether they be Americans or foreign nationals like Benjamin Netanyahu, liberals will give no quarter and are easily able to rationalize not only that they aren't dead wrong, but that they have been sticking to their long-held principles in the process of screwing things up all along.
The rest of us know that liberals are never right, are always revisionist and have no principles to which they, themselves, are bound to adhere -- only philosophies they demand WE live by.
SCROLL DOWN TO ADD A
ADD A COMMENT
provide your name (or screen name) and geographical location.
to editing for clarity and/or profanity)
What troubles me the most about many of the aforementioned is that they think they are above our laws. They obviously believe they are important, quite special and have an agenda that supersedes our constitutional rights.
Most Left Wing career politicians have no grasp on reality and believe that Americans have no idea what is good for them. Chances are, no matter what happens to the 'Hillbillies' during this current investigation, they will take over the White House once again...
The Wild, Wild West.
[Maybe we'll finally get back the furnishings and tablewear they carted out of the WH when they left in Y2K. -ED]
Adopt a pet!
Copyright Ed Donath/eddobloggo®
"Defending the right to rant!"
All rights reserved worldwide.
For we wrestle not against flesh and blood, but against
principalities, against powers, against the rulers of the darkness
of this world, against spiritual wickedness in high places.