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Gore gave the speech a few hours ago, didn't he?

Reelect Gore 2016!

Be nice to America. Or we'll bring democracy to your country.

by Drew J Jones (pedobear@pennstatefootball.com) on Thu Jul 17th, 2008 at 02:55:17 PM EST
Big Gay Al writes at HuffPo, I hear tell.

Be nice to America. Or we'll bring democracy to your country.
by Drew J Jones (pedobear@pennstatefootball.com) on Thu Jul 17th, 2008 at 02:58:11 PM EST
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"Big Gay Al?"

"Pretending that you already know the answer when you don't is not actually very helpful." ~Migeru.
by poemless on Thu Jul 17th, 2008 at 03:16:23 PM EST
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Just a little mixed play on the Southpark character and the old caricature of Gore from Saturday Night Live.

Be nice to America. Or we'll bring democracy to your country.
by Drew J Jones (pedobear@pennstatefootball.com) on Thu Jul 17th, 2008 at 03:20:52 PM EST
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the speech has been given now, but it hadn't when I started writing.... There is a link to the speech in the story, though.

In the long run, we're all dead. John Maynard Keynes
by Jerome a Paris (etg@eurotrib.com) on Thu Jul 17th, 2008 at 03:15:16 PM EST
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In the long run, we're all dead. John Maynard Keynes
by Jerome a Paris (etg@eurotrib.com) on Thu Jul 17th, 2008 at 03:17:47 PM EST
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What do you make of this big wind story out of Tejas today, Jerome?  Is this really a "massive" project?

Be nice to America. Or we'll bring democracy to your country.
by Drew J Jones (pedobear@pennstatefootball.com) on Thu Jul 17th, 2008 at 03:21:55 PM EST
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Were Obama to adopt and employ even 50% of the ideas and deliver them with 50% of the charisma of Gore it could make a significant difference.  Obama is great with soaring rhetoric on ideals and broad issues.  Gore is better with uplifting rhetoric dealing with broad ideas based on specific proposals.  I just have my doubts that the Obama campaign benefits by resolute avoidance of specifics.  What is it going to take?  McCain adopting Gore's plan?  By no means out of the question.

"It is not necessary to have hope in order to persevere."
by ARGeezer (ARGeezer a in a circle eurotrib daught com) on Thu Jul 17th, 2008 at 04:58:10 PM EST
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oh, you old chess master, you!

that would be hilarious. it's the only ace left to him, when i think about it..

if only republicanism permitted that kind of creative thinking!

'The history of public debt is full of irony. It rarely follows our ideas of order and justice.' Thomas Piketty

by melo (melometa4(at)gmail.com) on Sun Jul 20th, 2008 at 08:24:56 AM EST
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