The Corner

“YOU CAN’T MAKE THIS UP”

John McCain apparently wasn’t convinced by John Kerry’s explanation for his “you get stuck in Iraq” comment.  Campaigning for Republicans in Michigan late today, McCain said:

You can’t make this up.  His statement, basically, was so demeaning to the men and women who are serving in the military that you will be even more grateful than you are at this moment that George Bush is president of the United States…

You can’t make this up.  His statement was that if you get an education and you do well, then you don’t have to go to Iraq, and if you don’t have an education, then you have to go to Iraq.  Do you know how demeaning that is to the men and women who are serving so magnificently in the cause of freedom and are fighting and dying in Iraq today?  As I said, you can’t make it up.

Byron York — Byron York is is the author of The Vast Left Wing Conspiracy.

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