Put a Cork in It!
all due respect, Senator McCain, your lecturing of your Senate
colleagues was unseemly at best, and arrogant at worst. Like Tom Dewey,
you led your party down the road to defeat. Now you presume to lecture
your colleagues on the fact that we lost and need to roll over and play
dead when it comes to appointments and policies that are detrimental to
You have absolutely no claim to leadership of the
Republican Party. It is the Party of Ronald Reagan, not John McCain and
You were an accidental nominee who generally
sounded more like a Democrat than a Republican. You were for the bail
out and didn’t mind criticizing the free market (of which it is apparent
you have little or no understanding). You were wrong on everything
from conservative judges to so-called Global Warming to amnesty for
illegal aliens to drilling in Alaska, and that’s just the short list.
defeat would have been even more crushing if you had not selected
Governor Palin. The selection of Sarah Palin turned out to be the one
shining moment of your campaign and without the wind she put in your
sails, the Obama electoral landslide, and the loss of Republicans at all
levels, would have been even greater.
I have two pieces of advice if you hope to have any following whatsoever. Sit down. Shut up.