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"Never Feel Sorry For Anyone Who Owns an Airplane."-- Tina Marie

If Something Seems To Be Too Good To Be True, It's Best To Shoot It, Just In Case." -- Fiona Glenanne

Flying the Airplane is More Important than Radioing Your Plight to a Person on the Ground
Who is Incapable of Understanding or Doing Anything About It.
" -- Unknown

"There seems to be almost no problem that Congress cannot,
by diligent efforts and careful legislative drafting, make ten times worse.
" -- Me

"What the hell is an `Aluminum Falcon'?" -- Emperor Palpatine

"Eck!" -- George the Cat

Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Could Mitch McConnell Be Even Dumber If He Worked At It?

First the Duffel Blog ran a story that Gitmo prisoners were going to get veteran's benefits.

Then some idiot in Kentucky wrote his/her senator, Sen. McConnell, to ask "WTF". And McConnell, being as dumb as a post, passed the question on to the DoD.

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Score one for the Duffel Blog!


Old NFO said...

LOL, and they KEEP getting elected... But actually it's NOT funny!

Charles Pergiel said...

“The very idea that the U.S. government would extend GI Bill benefits to enemy detainees is a patent absurdity”.

Since a lot of what the Federal government does falls in that category, I can understand how someone could become confused. I mean, why aren't gitmo detainees getting gov't benefits?

Jeremy Brock said...

As I recall, this isn't the first time the Duffel Blog has had a story taken at face value by Republican apparatchiks.