Tuesday, June 20, 2006

An Inconvenient Truth

The Moose warns about the dangers of courage cooling.

Al Gore has performed a service in advancing the cause of combating global warming. Unfortunately, he has set back the cause of courage in politics by refusing to support his running mate for reelection.

It is sad to see a good man pandering. Yes, it must be nice to receive the accolades from the MoveOn crowd and the Hollywood set. But, even better would have been for stand by the man he once thought could become President of the United States.

Perhaps, the former Veep should have listened to his former campaign manager,

"You have to look at Joe's record. He's been a true leader, a man of the people. I'm not conflicted, and I hope to be in Connecticut this summer for him," said Donna Brazile, campaign manager for Gore-Lieberman 2000.

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