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 Post subject: PALIN: 9/11 VICTIMS NOT "REAL AMERICANS"?????
PostPosted: Wed Oct 22, 2008 3:16 pm 
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Excuse Me, But Didn't McCain and Palin Just Say That the Victims of 9/11 Weren't 'Real Americans'?


Some questions about a colleague's work came up yesterday during a business call. We couldn't ask her about them, though. Why? Because she was somewhere between the 95th and 99th tower of the World Trade Center's North Tower on the morning of September 11, 2001.

Sarah Palin says that the 'real America' is in small towns and formerly red states. She says the people in the cities and in the North aren't 'pro-American.' Yet most of the people who lost their lives at the World Trade Center lived in the cities and suburbs.

Not real Americans? The firefighters who sacrificed their lives by going back into a burning building to save lives? Not real Americans? The friends and colleagues who died in pitch black crowded stairwells in some Boschean vision of hell? Or broke a window and jumped from the 101st floor rather than continue to feel their skin grow hotter and hotter?

Not real Americans? The wives and husbands who continue to grieve, the parents who lost sons and daughters, the children whose healing is yet to come?

They're saying that Northern Virginia isn't the real America, either. Joe McCain says it's "communist." Another McCain spokesperson says it's not even the real South.

Nothern Virginia. You know - where the Pentagon is

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 Post subject: Re: PALIN: 9/11 VICTIMS NOT "REAL AMERICANS"?????
PostPosted: Thu Oct 23, 2008 11:14 pm 
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If I was willing to join the Dark Side, I believe I could take these folks that run for office.

If the Dark Side liked my manageability of course...cough, cough.

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