This is about nothing more than derailing the Howard Dean express. Clark is the Democratic Party’s panacea – despite the fact that he has no idea what he’s doing or saying as evidenced by his Meet the Press appearance. The guy claimed that the White House had tried to pressure him into making a link between Saddam and 9/11. When questioned, he retreated and claimed that it wasn’t the Bush people but rather a member of a Canadian Muslim think-tank.
That might’ve sounded plausible except that
They’re saying, “Mr. Kerry, would you shut up about Vietnam? It’s unbecoming.” People know that Kerry has been saying for years that he threw his Vietnam medals over the White House wall (he was later forced to admit that he threw
The only question is whether Clark will go Strangelove before Howard Dean flips out, and he’s coming close lately because everybody’s ganging up on him. All these guys are going to go mental at some time. As Dean gets a bigger and bigger lead, he’s going to feel Bill Clinton and Hillary over his shoulder. They’re aiming a major political weapon at him. The Clintons are not going to let any one of these people win the nomination if it looks like Bush can be beaten. So it’s only going to get a little bit more lively and a lot more fun with Clark jumping into the fray, with his announcement – which may be made from 50,000 feet, since that’s his style.
Listen to Rush…
<a href=”http://mfile.akamai.com/5020/wma/rushlimb.download.akamai.com/5020/clips/03/09/091603_9_clark.asx”>(…discuss the newest dwarf, Wesley Clark)</a>