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2012-11-19 Israel-Palestine-Jordan
McCain Suggests Bill Clinton as Gaza Truce Negotiator
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Posted by Fred 2012-11-19 00:00|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [545 views ]  Top

#1 Why now?
He couldn't do it as President.
Posted by Skidmark 2012-11-19 00:06||   2012-11-19 00:06|| Front Page Top

#2 Wants him dead, does he.
Posted by Redneck Jim 2012-11-19 00:17||   2012-11-19 00:17|| Front Page Top

#3 "I know he'd hate me for saying that but we need a person of enormous prestige and influence to have these parties sit down together as an honest broker," said McCain, the butter freezing in his mouth.
Posted by SteveS 2012-11-19 00:19||   2012-11-19 00:19|| Front Page Top

#4 "I know he'd hate me for saying that but we need a person of enormous prestige and influence to have these parties sit down together as an honest broker," said McCain.

Like the historically proven non sequitur "Gaza Truce Negotiator", terms of reference such as "Honest broker" and "Bill Clinton" should never be used in the same sentence.
Posted by Besoeker 2012-11-19 01:53||   2012-11-19 01:53|| Front Page Top

#5 Are all these politicians bat $h*t crazy????????
Is that all that McCain can think up? Send Bill Clinton to be a negotiator? He is either a creative genius or BSC. Bunch of recycled politicians. I am getting a headache.
Posted by Alaska Paul 2012-11-19 02:34||   2012-11-19 02:34|| Front Page Top

#6 McCain read Machiavelli? Doubts, serious doubts. He's prolly crazy and right twice a day.
Posted by twobyfour 2012-11-19 04:47||   2012-11-19 04:47|| Front Page Top

#7 #5 Are all these politicians bat $h*t crazy????????

Yes, along with some 40-50% of the general, voting population who instal them. But who am I to judge ?
Posted by Besoeker 2012-11-19 07:18||   2012-11-19 07:18|| Front Page Top

#8 How good are the hookers in Gaza? Just wondering...
Posted by Raj 2012-11-19 07:41||   2012-11-19 07:41|| Front Page Top

#9 Even Bill wouldn't go after one.
Posted by g(r)omgoru 2012-11-19 07:58||   2012-11-19 07:58|| Front Page Top

#10  Tell old horny Bill they have binders full of women in Gaza & maybe he could be persuaded to check them out.
Posted by Anguper Hupomosing9418 2012-11-19 09:15||   2012-11-19 09:15|| Front Page Top

#11 about letting Bibi Netanyahu do the negotiating?
Posted by Abu Uluque 2012-11-19 09:42||   2012-11-19 09:42|| Front Page Top

#12 Mr. Clinton, his reputation here at the Burg notwithstanding, does have three things that Mr. Obama and the rest of his administration lack: prestige (being an ex-president helps), interpersonal skills, and non-insular political experience.

You want a salesman. Saints make crappy negoatiators.
Posted by Pappy 2012-11-19 12:16||   2012-11-19 12:16|| Front Page Top

#13 What makes you think we want a salesman, Pappy?

I want this finished. For good. And Bibi seems to be doing the job so far. Drive the Paleos back into Egypt from whence they came.

(Egypt hasn't taken Gaza back in all these years for a reason. They need to change their minds.)
Posted by Barbara 2012-11-19 12:48||   2012-11-19 12:48|| Front Page Top

#14 It could have been much, much worse. He could have suggested Jimmy Carter.
Posted by Rambler in Virginia 2012-11-19 13:07||   2012-11-19 13:07|| Front Page Top

#15 I want this finished. For good.

Reality check - it isn't going to get "finished. For good". Not this time around.

At this point the best that be hoped for is to keep punching back and wait for the quantum of solace to run out.
Posted by Pappy 2012-11-19 13:08||   2012-11-19 13:08|| Front Page Top

#16 I believe the phrase "mowing the grass" applies here. Although, sometimes you want to trim the weeds waaay back.
Posted by SteveS 2012-11-19 13:13||   2012-11-19 13:13|| Front Page Top

#17 This is a classic example of setting the Dems up for failure! The Dems send their fair haired leader, it fails, the Dem machine has a classic Fail for 2016...
Posted by 49 Pan 2012-11-19 14:24||   2012-11-19 14:24|| Front Page Top

#18 wrong Clinton...isn't his wife perfect for this? After all, she's the one w/combat experience I hear.
Posted by Broadhead6 2012-11-19 17:06||   2012-11-19 17:06|| Front Page Top

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