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The only reason he graduated was because of his father and his grandfather — they couldn't exactly get rid of him. McCain is studying at the National War College, a prestigious graduate program he had to pull strings with the Secretary of the Navy to get into. Dramesi is enrolled, on his own merit, at the Industrial College of the Armed Forces in the building next door.
Who is Ann Althouse? I'd be inclined to say a smart display of gamesmanship rather than leadership, and Obama is probably cursing that he didn't think of it first. McCain will probably pull more stunts like this before Election Day.
Beldar, who really has been just far and away the best source on all things Palin, has a long, maps-and-pictures-filled post up looking at, yes, Alaska's proximity to Russia and what Gov. Palin's experience says about her as a potential Commander-in-Chief. I agree with this:. That goes to my longstanding point : no President is prepared for the entire job, but you have to have a base in one of the major parts of the job to avoid being overwhelmed by the learning curve, and in Gov.
He held himself, and everyone around him, to a high standard — one that he, by his own admission, fell short of on occasion. But adhering to the POW code, under which officers were to accept release in the order they were captured, McCain refused. He was beaten and tortured for his defiance.
People will look back on this era in our history to see what was known about Donald Trump while Americans were deciding whether to choose him as president. They already knew what it was like to handle big audiences and the press. Bush picked him in
We are publishing it again today with some very interesting discussion added. A Rag Blog Special Many of you reading this are among that overwhelming majority of Americans who don't know that the pointed end of an airplane goes in front, and you certainly don't know about the esoteric topic of "Naval Aviation.
McCain's Surge Screwup. Mccain screwups vintage. The Screwups of Campaign ' Presidential campaigns are so carefully stagemanaged that few things are as entertaining as the mistakes John McCain Sept.
It is a vintage John McCain performance. Standing in a light-filled atrium at the University of Denver, McCain is espousing his vision for America's future relations with the world. He strikes a muscular tone against America's enemies, yet tempers it with restraint.