Scary Kerry!!

By now, most of the readers of this blog have heard of the latest outrageous comments by John “I Served In Vietnam” Kerry. He stated to a group of students:

“You know, education, if you make the most of it, you study hard, you do your homework and you make an effort to be smart, you can do well. And if you don’t, you get stuck in Iraq.”

The implication is that stupid people are in the military.

I must take issue with that implication – the graduates of West Point, Annapolis, and the Air Force Academy are among the most intelligent people on the planet with phenomenal leadership skills. And many of the volunteer soldiers serving in our armed forces are professionals in from fields such as engineering, police, law, and business. And I guarantee you that I would not want stupid people in charge of multi-billion dollar weapon systems and nuclear weapons.

While Kerry has not apologized for his comments, he has made a rather superfluous explanation that it was a joke gone bad. Oh really?

My take on this is that Senator Flip-Flop has a rather low opinion of the people serving in the military. Otherwise, such a reference would never have been made. Perhaps he has a low opinion of himself as a result of serving in the military, hmmmm?

But what is really scary is that this idiot could have been elected President!!


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EE for 25 Years, Two Patents - now a certified PMP. Married twice, burned once. One son with Asperger's Syndrome. Two cats. Conservative leaning to the Right. NRA Life Member.
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One Response to Scary Kerry!!

  1. Tom says:

    Since he also served in the military, does he think he is stupid too? I do.
    Teresa | Homepage | 11.01.06 – 2:06 pm | #

    He’s an Ivy League pompous jackass with a history of denigrating the military.
    wordsmith | Homepage | 11.01.06 – 11:15 pm | #

    I can think of one improvement to the military in this country. Officer training – the Academies – should be reserved for serving military only. No person should enter a military academy without having served as a non-com. It wouldn’t be a perfect solution, but it would sure weed out some of the self-important smart-asses that never serve a day outside the officer ranks. Like sKerry.
    benning | Homepage | 11.06.06 – 8:34 am | #

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