posted on Nov, 16 2005 @ 10:43 AM
Well, way to go Mr. Hagel. You did the Democratic spin machine's job for them. You know, if Bush were saying that by criticizing the
administration's actions you were being unpatriotic, I would totally support Hagel's position. Our country is a democracy based on free speach; to
say that not voicing ones opinion is patriotism would be the exact opposite.
But wait, that's not what Bush said! Hagel skewed Bush's words in order to make the news or something, I dunno. What, exactly, did Bush say
to upset Hagel so much?
[uqote]While it's perfectly legitimate to criticize my decision or the conduct of the war, it is deeply irresponsible to rewrite the history of how
that war began.
I dunno, maybe Hagel doesn't like revisionist history being called irresponsible. Maybe Mr. Hagel is one of those folks who is trying to pretend the
Holocaust never happened, and doesn't like Bush saying revising history is bad. Or maybe he is trying to sound all special because he's worried