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"Hillary is the neocon's neocon. It's going to be fascinating if she decides to run and she gets the nomination, that she will be more of a sabre-rattler and more of a neocon that the Republican nominee. Is that not the case? There's hardly been a military engagement that Hillary hasn't been for in the past 20 years."
Once I reluctantly accepted that Sen. Warren isn't running for Prez, Hillary became the obvious choice. The GOP will have at least eight legit (for them) candidates to choose from. We will have one. If it keeps us in the White House, I am okay with that. I love primaries, but it appears she will escape a serious challenge from the left.

Joe Scar knows this. Part of me feels like he is just trying to stir up shit. Along with a lot of other Dems, then Sen. Clinton voted to authorize the use of force in Iraq. A mistake in hindsight? Sure. But that hardly makes her a Neocon. Is he seriously saying that she is the same as Rummy, Kristol, Wolfowitz, Rice and Cheney? If so, what does that make President Obama and Sec. Kerry?

It is moments like this that I'm glad MCNBC's ratings are so low. This definitely feeds into the "Hillary is evil" meme some on the "no wars for any reason" left like to push. As of now, she will be our standard-bearer and we owe it to her and the party to make sure shit like this doesn't go unanswered once the campaign is under way. She has to keep somewhat of a low profile until maybe spring of 2015 to avoid over shadowing BHO. But after that, imagine how long her coattails will be in 2016 if we support her 110%.

JoeScar can go f**k himself. HRC a Neocon? Not even close.


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