Ed Driscoll


Patrick Ruffini explores “The Mother of All Flip-Flops“.

Update: Orrin Judd writes:

John Kerry did the American people a great service today. In a powerful anti-war speech at NYU he laid out a vision of a Kerry foreign policy that could not be more different than President Bush’s nor further divorced from America’s traditions.

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It seems unlikely that any candidate for the presidency has ever made a more morally despicable statement than this one: “Saddam Hussein was a brutal dictator who deserves his own special place in hell. But that was not, in itself, a reason to go to war.”

With that “but”, Senator Kerry may have just made the ultimate Copperhead Conjunction.

Meanwhile, the RNC counts 14 flip-flops in that speech alone.