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Hagee Endorses McCain


Republican presidential hopeful, Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., speaks at a press conference with Rev. John Hagee, a televangelist from Cornerstone Church in San Antonio, Texas, Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2008(AP.)

By Michael D. Shear
SAN ANTONIO -- Sen. John McCain picked up the support of Texas pastor John Hagee, an evangelical Christian who has made support for the state of Israel a centerpiece of his ministry.

Hagee endorsed McCain today, saying he did so because McCain is a pro-life, pro-Israel politician who has pledged to secure the country's borders.

"John McCain is a man of principle," Hagee, a televangelist and the pastor of Cornerstone Church, told reporters. "He does not stand boldly on both sides of any issue."

Hagee's endorsement could be of particular help to McCain in Texas, where the Arizona senator will face former Arkansas governor Mike Huckabee next Tuesday.

Huckabee, a former Baptist minister, has succeeded over the last two months in appealing to evangelical and conservative Christian voters, highlighting a schism in the Republican party.

Huckabee was especially successful in the south and in Virginia, where he racked up a 40 percent lead over McCain among conservative voters.

But with little doubt about McCain becoming the nominee, conservatives have begun to flock to his side. Asked what McCain could do to appeal to other religious conservatives, Hagee said he was confident McCain's support for abortion restrictions and Israel would help.

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No one has asked Huck and Hagge how they feel! I cherish them both, God bless them!As for what comments I have read here so far God forgive this Nation for turning away from him. As for the comments it, should be pretty obvious as to why this country will fail as HIS WORD has predicted it will in the Bible! For those of you who believe otherwise I hope your desition and direction you have chosen is correct, for if not I pitty your end. I'mA Huck fan, and voted that way, but the real man running things is the LORD GOD ALMIGHTY and all the comments in this world will not change this fact!

Posted by: sham/onus | May 11, 2008 10:10 AM | Report abuse

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Posted by: jimelyyes | May 11, 2008 6:59 AM | Report abuse

i wrote the comment for may 7th at 4:57pm when i had just come home from an 18hr shift. i didn't spell "annihilate" correctly. sorry.

Posted by: ayden | May 10, 2008 10:32 PM | Report abuse

i wrote the comment for may 7th at 4:57pm when i had just come home from an 18hr shift. i didn't spell "annihilate" correctly. sorry.

Posted by: ayden | May 10, 2008 10:32 PM | Report abuse

I voted for Bush. I still love that man. He's the best President I can remember having in my lifetime. But then, I don't measure him the way most people do.

I am a Bible-believing, God-loving, Jesus-following, Holy Spirit-guided, born again Christian. And I love a President who is willing to stand in front of the world and say, "This is the way it's going to be, because this is what's right" and not back down from that. I measure him by his willingness to defend the weak, by the help he extends to those who are in need, and by his love of God and country. I ask a special blessing for my President when he stands against a world that disagrees with his decision to defend a weak and defenseless nation from enhilation. And I still ask that special blessing for him, even though my only child is now a very intimate part of that war.

It truly disheartened me to know that Bush would not be President by next year. Sure, he's made mistakes and has said some pretty "unusual and funny" things, but God bless him. Bless him because he is willing to take all of the cheap shots, jabs and heat for his love of God and country and I don't think he would ever deny either.

Now I see how everybody is treating McCain. They all say the same thing, "he's just like Bush!" I hope he is, and I say God bless him, and hopefully I will have had two Presidents in my lifetime (back to back no less) that I can be proud of. God knows that McCain has my vote, and God knows why.

I don't need a President who is only concerned with my material needs (lower gas prices, lower food prices, etc). What I need is a President who is concerned for my God and His people, too.

I need a President who will stand against the world and fight for God's people in a way that they can not. I need for him to stay on course and not faulter. I need him to say to the world, "This is the way it's going to be, because this is what's right."

I truly hope that McCain is that man. And if he's that man, I pray that God will give him the Presidency.

Just a note: I find it very interesting that an often misunderstood, more often misquoted, and sometimes completely misrepresented, Bible-teaching, God-loving, Jesus-following, Holy Spirit-filled Pastor like John Hagee has endorsed McCain. This speaks volumes to me. But then, I don't measure men the way most people do.

Posted by: Anonymous | May 7, 2008 4:57 PM | Report abuse

When is the racist media going to go after McCain for his obvious friendship with Rev. John Hagee. If Obama had to explain and denounce a valued friendship with Rev. Jeremiah Wright to appease the blood thirsty media and a few ignorant voters...then why doesn't McCain have to do the answer for Rev. Hagee. It's obvious to anyone who listens to his sermons that Rev. Hagee appears to be every bit the bigot that Mr. Wright appears to be. Oh, I forgot the media is run by whites so naturally McCain in exempt from this treatment. .

Posted by: Mary | April 30, 2008 3:27 PM | Report abuse

Posted by: stephenbonita | March 1, 2008 6:12 PM | Report abuse

For sure only the "Good-O-Boy" Republicans are asking Huckabee to quit, so the GOP can move the party to the center away from the real conservatives. 10 % of conservatives will not be motivated to vote anyway, 20 % of conservatives will not vote for John McCain, and most of Huckabee 's and Paul's voters will not vote for McCain, so who is the GOP going after? Liberals and moderates! Good luck with your support of McCain without the support of the conservative base.

Posted by: d_shoup | March 1, 2008 5:47 PM | Report abuse

John Hagee is a very smart snake oil salesman. He riles people up so that 1. they will send him money, buying his stupid cheap books, and 2. so that he can get himself into the private offices of the leaders of our land. Hagee brags incessantly of telling this politician how it is and telling that politician what's what. He's hoping by sidling up to McCain he'll be invited to the Situation Room and the Oval Office. Think how his sheep would send him money then.

Posted by: mcleangirl | February 29, 2008 11:33 PM | Report abuse

Was Jesus "sent" as the Messiah ?
A Messiah is a "King" and a "deliverer" of
the Jews.
Has the "King" arrived?
Have the Jews been "delivered" ?
JESUS WAS SENT TO BE A SAVIOR
JESUS WILL BE SENT AGAIN AS:
A "KING" and "deliverer" of the Jews.

Jesus was RECGONIZED by some as the:
KING and the MESSIAH.

AND HE WILL CLAIM THE TITLE OF KING ONE DAY.

BUT make no mistate, His mission was to be
a SAVIOR.

Posted by: mrs4rd | February 29, 2008 11:10 PM | Report abuse

Your comments about Hagee are interesting.
Hagee forms his secular views based on Biblical principles, which also includes
things that happen in the political arena.

I found it quite refreshing in the past 8 years to have a President of the US, who had no FEAR to ask God's blessings upon America.

Even though McCain is NOT a member of Hagee's Church, I find it refreshing that McCain, welcomes a Chruch Pastor, to support him in his efforts to accompolish goals that are GOOD FOR AMERICA.

Hagee's Church does not dole out awards to White people haters.

Posted by: mrs4rd | February 29, 2008 10:48 PM | Report abuse

Pastor John Hagee has reduced his influence yet more, again. His viewers already know that Hagee is lock, stock and barrel Republican. Now it seems that he is more Republican than Christian.

Is McCain a real Christian? Why is a pastor so committed to McCain's campaign and why divide his church over someone who has never, and I mean never, done anything to support the Christian faith?

Posted by: unteal | February 29, 2008 5:10 PM | Report abuse

I am a former Marine (1/9). I think Huckabee is awesome, but it's over! We must form a "perimeter" around what might be the end of America as we know it. I even said that I would vote for Hillary 12 months ago if John was the nominee. However, I cannot buy into Obama's or Hillary's message. Most Democrats would vote for a jackass if it was the nominee. Most republicans are not "rooted" that deep into the GOP. I don't see eye to eye with McCain on several things, but he is the candidate that seems to be pro-family, at least more than the demos.

Posted by: fortyleven | February 29, 2008 2:40 PM | Report abuse

No worries Governor Huckabee.

John Hagee only shows to us what he really stands for.

Mike Huckabee is a man from and for the people.

Mike Huckabee is the only person who will get a vote from people with values.

Posted by: marinepatriot | February 29, 2008 1:45 PM | Report abuse

McCain's determination to cozy up to the religious right completely undercuts his "maverick" independent image. At some point he may have to choose between courting the religious fanatics that Hagee represents or the independets that have supported McCain up to now. McCain can't thread a needle and keep both. For independents, a Hagee endorsement is a very significant detractor. Disavowing Hagee the way Obama has Farrakahn risks upsetting (again) the religious fanatics that think they have the right to choose the next republican nominee. Interesting to see what McCain will do....

Posted by: goochjl | February 29, 2008 11:59 AM | Report abuse

McCain's determination to cozy up to the religious right completely undercuts his "maverick" independent image. At some point he may have to choose between courting the religious fanatics that Hagee represents or the independets that have supported McCain up to now. McCain can't thread a needle and keep both. For independents, a Hagee endorsement is a very significant detractor. Disavowing Hagee the way Obama has Farrakahn risks upsetting (again) the religious fanatics that think they have the right to choose the next republican nominee. Interesting to see what McCain will do....

Posted by: goochjl | February 29, 2008 11:59 AM | Report abuse

McCain, we need a debate between you and Huckabee.I heard Huckabee was really a good debater and speaker. He has a good sense of humor as well.

Posted by: nimfafeo | February 29, 2008 9:17 AM | Report abuse

Johh Hagee's members are disappointed in him for endorsing McCain.They said they're still going to vote for Huckabee anyway.

Posted by: nimfafeo | February 29, 2008 9:13 AM | Report abuse

WHAT A LIE! WHAT HAGEE WAS TALKING ABOUT? MCCAIN IS NOT TOTALLY PRO-LIFE GUY? HE VOTED FOR EMBROYONIC STEM CELL RESEARCH [EUPHENISM FOR DESTROYING PRE BORN INFANTS FOR EXPERIMENTAL PURPOSES.He supports illegal immigrants.What about the NAFTA SuperHighway,he is in agreement with that.He cheated on his first wife[poor old lady who had just an accident].He divorced her to marry his mistress[now Cindy McCain].Hagee has a lot of illegal aliens in his church or even working for him.A liberal candidate has no place in the Conservative Republican Party, he must be disqualified....Haven't you noticed? Everytime a Christian endorses a candidate who doesn't agree with God's standard,they dropped out? McCain will be next.

Posted by: nimfafeo | February 29, 2008 9:02 AM | Report abuse

"In his book Jerusalem Countdown: A Warning to the World, Hagee interprets the Bible to predict Russia and the Islamic states will invade Israel and be destroyed by God. This will cause the anti-Christ, the head of the European Union, to create a confrontation over Israel between China and the West. A final battle between East and West at Armageddon will then precipitate the Second Coming of Christ.[7]"

Hagee apparently thinks he's going to get some gold points from God if he makes this happen.

More than sad, what is tragic about this is that ministers "who know better" refuse to stand up to the rantings of Hagee and his contemporaries in the same way, and for the same reasons, that they have refused (with the exception of a few) to come out against the Iraq war; they are afraid of losing their pulpits to unhappy congregations.

While ministers and churches cannot use the pulpits to endorse political candidates, there is nothing to say they cannot preach against this unjust war.

You don't have to be a blind conservative not to see it, just an ignorant one to deny it.

Posted by: dahreese | February 28, 2008 9:10 PM | Report abuse

Top 10 Reasons John McCain should not be the Republican presidential nominee.

Number 10 - McCain has to get "permission" from the big wig party bosses who sit in their luxury rooms smoking cigars, counting their money and their power before he is allowed to say anything.

Number 9 - McCain was not born in America and technically not allowed to become US President.

Number 8 - All the true conservatives are not supporting him. Dr. James Dobson endorsed Huckabee not McCain.

Number 7 - McCain wants to water down or eliminate the Federal Marriage act between one man and one woman.

Number 6 - McCain does not actively support pro-life causes. He only reluctantly does when forced too.

Number 5 - The McCain-Fiengold law that he pushed thru to become law restricts him from spending any more on campaigning so he will not be able to campaign against Obama in the general election.

Number 4 - McCain will have not power in the White House because he is not allowed to make decisions. Look at Bill Cunnigham incident the big wigs wanted him to rough away red meat to the crowd even though McCain didnt want to. Who's in control of his campaign??

Number 3 - McCain does not want to seal the border. The biggest threat to American security is the border, anyone can walk in with anything they want.

Number 2 - McCain's speeches are just a tad more exciting than boring falling a sleep Fred Thompson. The crowds are watching the new paint dry on the wall at his speeches than listening to him bore the crowd.

And Number 1 - McCain is just too old. He will not be able to compete against the 46 year old Obama on his firepower. If elected he will be the oldest president ever. Plus his courseness of "Get out the way, I'm doing it my way" cursing speeches seems like he maybe losing it somewhat.

Mike Huckabee is the only true conservative that will lead America up to higher ground. With his energetic charismatic humble speeches, he can go toe to toe with Obama, humor you, and create a new American spirit the world can rally around.

Posted by: vote4mikehuckabee | February 28, 2008 8:36 PM | Report abuse

Regardless, of what Haggee says, we need someone who not only preachs but practices what he preachs. Mike Huckabee is what we need to revitalize this country. He knows how to work hard and get the important things done like lowering taxes, improving education and roads. He will protect our national sovereignty and strengthen our military. And He also knows we have to have fun too. He knows we need to have creativity, imagination & ingenuity.
John McCain refuses to debate Mike Huckabee!
Why? He says he is an American hero. McCain says He has won this nomination. Ok, yes he is an American hero. But this race is a long way from the end. If He is so sure that he has won this nomination, why does he refuse to debate his biggest rival? The only answer is that he is afraid if the American people hear another message, he won't win the nomination. This is a travesty of justice. Shutting out the message of the only other viable candidate, is un- American. John McCain and the network media seem to have forgotten what the definition of American Hero is: Giving your all for the benefit of your country with out first thinking of yourself. John McCain and every news network that has crowned him king before the end of the race (receiving 1191 pledged delegates) are curcumventing the fair and balanced election process by blocking the message of other viable candidates. The only reason for doing this is because you are all afraid that if McCain debates Mike Huckabee the voters might hear a different message than you want them to hear, and there goes your coronation!
McCain should start acting like an American hero and debate Mike Huckabee Before March 4, 2008! Hang in there Mike, we need you! Texas, Ohio, Vermont, & Rhode Island we are counting on you to send this message! VOTE HUCKABEE!!

Posted by: akprayingmom | February 28, 2008 5:03 PM | Report abuse

And I saw the BEAST, and the kings of the earth, and their armies, gathered together to make war against HIM that sat on the horse, and against HIS army.... I believe that sounds scary! When are you people going to realize that WE WIN! Do you think it is normal for men to be parading down a street french kissing each other and having sex in public?

Posted by: fortyleven | February 28, 2008 1:49 PM | Report abuse

Please someone tell me how is an endorsement of McCain from Hagee different than an endorsement of Obama by Louis Farrakhan? Both men represent a religious movement that is exclusive in its fundamental beliefs and both demonise non-believers as evil. Obama has to denounce and reject Farrakhan, and McCain embraces Hagee. What is wrong with this picture?

Posted by: krmckee | February 28, 2008 11:14 AM | Report abuse

When Barack Obama was informed that Minister Farrakhan endorsed him, he denounced and rejected the endorsement, even though the minister has a strong following among some elements of his base and is acknowledged to have helped instill pride and self-reliance in the black community. When Pastor John Hagee endorsed John McCain, McCain not only accepted the endorsement, he appeared with Hagee personally. Hagee is scarier than Minister Farrakhan because he is an "Apocalyptic Christian," who said this in an NPR interview about Katrina:

"At the end of the interview, Gross asked Hagee about a sermon in which he'd said Hurricane Katrina was a punishment from God. He explained:

'I believe that New Orleans had a level of sin that was offensive to God, and they are--were recipients of the judgment of God for that. The newspaper carried the story in our local area that was not carried nationally that there was to be a homosexual parade on the Monday that the Katrina came, and the promise of that parade was that it was going to reach a level of sexuality never demonstrated before in any of the other Gay Pride parades. So I believe that the judgment of God is a very real thing.'"

And Hagge believes that there can be no peace with Islam. Here's part of his Wikipedia entry:


In his book Jerusalem Countdown: A Warning to the World, Hagee interprets the Bible to predict Russia and the Islamic states will invade Israel and be destroyed by God. This will cause the anti-Christ, the head of the European Union, to create a confrontation over Israel between China and the West. A final battle between East and West at Armageddon will then precipitate the Second Coming of Christ.[7] In a discussion concerning Muhammad, he claims Muhammad was a man of war and this influence on Islam is the cause of the troubles of Jerusalem.

Posted by: narfull | February 28, 2008 10:34 AM | Report abuse

Is no one else here aware of who John Hagee is? An apocalyptic millenarian whose support for Israel is part of a vision of destruction of Baghdad and Christ's return with all the Jews converting. Bill Moyers has gone in depth of this guy's extreme and highly unBiblical views.

Posted by: jhbeck23 | February 28, 2008 9:01 AM | Report abuse

I really appreciate your willingness to accept comments that even may challenge your article. The reason I say that is because, while Fox News decided to accept only reviews they deem support their own opinion, you guys are willing to listen what viewers have to say. So many Mike Hucakbee supporters left commments including myself in Fox News comment section (http://embeds.blogs.foxnews.com/2008/02/27/mccain-on-debate-with-huckabee-i-doubt-it/#comments), but Fox News refuse to post their comments encouraging to have debate between McCain and Huckabee.

Concerning John Hagee, many evangelical Christians don't consider him as evangelical because he claimed in his book "In Defense of Israel" that Jesus did not claim to be God's Messiah for the Jewish people. He also promoted "duel covenant theology", a belief which teaches that Jews can go to heaven simply by keeping the Law of Moses and that conversion to Christianity is not necessary.

I acknowledge that many readers wouldn't care what I just said. But, I am simply referring to the fact that Hagee is very controversial figure that many evangelicals wouldn't consider him as Evangelical Christian.

Posted by: barnabaspark | February 28, 2008 2:29 AM | Report abuse

Uh, if Obama had to denounce (er, reject) Farrakhan, then wouldn't it be logical for McCain to denounce (er, reject) Hagee? Farrakhan and Hagee are just two opposite, repugnant extremes, and accepting an endorsement from either should set off warning bells.

Posted by: yihe94703 | February 28, 2008 12:44 AM | Report abuse

Uh, does this mean we're throwing billions of tax dollars at Israel so that we can bring about the second coming of Jesus Christ for evangelical Christians? Um, if God foreordained this, then why does He need U.S. taxpayer help? If evangelical Christians want this to happen, then they can contribute their own money for their own religious purposes, but don't use my tax money for it.

Posted by: yihe94703 | February 28, 2008 12:31 AM | Report abuse

It seems like the old establishment is out of touch with the real conservatives this election. McCain's supporters aren't excited about him, most are convinced by the media that he's the only one running in the republican race anymore. On the other hand, even with everyone's saying Huckabees out of the race his supporters are growing everyday. I think it's to bad for us republicans that we won't see anymore debates before our next state elections. I quess the media has spoken, and they ready to focus now on Obama, again. The democrat's must be happy this year, they have three liberals to vote for this year, Clinton,Obama,and McCain.

Posted by: timang_co | February 28, 2008 12:21 AM | Report abuse

Just another example of corporations running America instead of the people...

Yeah. Christanity's America's largest money-making corporation, and don't you forget it.

(Last time I checked, pastors don't get a paycheck from heaven or work for free...)

Posted by: kogejoe | February 28, 2008 12:11 AM | Report abuse

Just another example of corporations running America instead of the people...

Yeah. Christanity's America's largest money-making corporation, and don't you forget it.

(Last time I checked, pastors don't get a paycheck from heaven or work for free...)

Posted by: kogejoe | February 28, 2008 12:11 AM | Report abuse

Just another example of corporations running America instead of the people...

Yeah. Christanity's America's largest money-making corporation, and don't you forget it.

(Unless pastors work for free...)

Posted by: kogejoe | February 28, 2008 12:11 AM | Report abuse

Just another example of corporations running America instead of the people...

Yeah. Christanity's America's largest money-making corporation, and don't you forget it.

(Unless pastors work for free...)

Posted by: kogejoe | February 28, 2008 12:11 AM | Report abuse

Hagee is a nutcase and is the Christofascist counterpart of Islamofascists. If John McCain will affiliate himself with this bottom feeder then he lacks the integrity and judgement to be president of a democratic republic. Hagee doesn't believe in the Constitution, so I guess McCain doesn't either. Birds of a feather flock together. Where is balanced media when it is time to tell the truth about the Hagees of the world?

Posted by: sunnyside330 | February 27, 2008 11:52 PM | Report abuse

The GOP and McCain have risen to the level of their incompetence! Go Huckabee!

Posted by: d_shoup | February 27, 2008 11:50 PM | Report abuse

Hagee is probably the most "sucessful" crooked TV evangelist in America. He began his "ministry" by deserting his wife and kids and running off with a hyoung girl in his congregation, was chairman of the board of Oral Roberts University while Oral Roberts Jr. stole the endowment fund, regularly attacks the Islamic religion, etc., etc.. This guy has absolutely no credibility. His involvement with McCain should alarm all decent people.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Hagee

Posted by: smi2le | February 27, 2008 11:28 PM | Report abuse

The GOP and McCain have risen to the level of their incompetence! Go Huckabee!

Posted by: d_shoup | February 27, 2008 11:09 PM | Report abuse

I personally believe that the "jihadist" want to kill all americans and anyone who is not a sunni or shia. Why should we "tuck-tail" and run in the middle east. The way I see it is that we should back-up the Israelis and God will honor that. AND IF THIS COUNTRY WOULD STOP KILLING OUR BABIES ON DEMAND! God will honor that and bless this country once again! This country blames Bush for all its troubles, just like psycologist have told us to blame our parents for all our troubles. What would Coach Lombardi think of us if he could see us now? I am sure he is not proud and he would tell us cry babies to "suck it up".

Posted by: laurawiggins6061 | February 27, 2008 10:21 PM | Report abuse

This is the Evangelical breakthrough that John McCain needs to steal some thunder from, get rid of, Mike Huckabee.

http://osi-speaks.blogspot.com/2008/02/john-mccain-breaks-through-evangelical.html#links

Posted by: KYJurisDoctor | February 27, 2008 10:15 PM | Report abuse

It's really to bad that McCain didn't get "Calypso Louie" too but it's understandable him going for Obama.

Posted by: sam51 | February 27, 2008 10:12 PM | Report abuse

What is wrong with this country? We have become a bunch of Jimmy Carter's! How is it that we can't see that the media has controlled this whole primary. With Rudy and Hillary as the clear winners there would not have been the exitement that is currently taken place. No news is bad business. The media brought the "slain two witnesses" (Barack and John) back to life. Now it is almost as exciting as a Redskins vs Cowboys game of 70's. In turn more papers sold, more television, and more adds and advertising. The media can thank the politicians while they're laughing all the way to the bank!

Posted by: fortyleven | February 27, 2008 10:00 PM | Report abuse

McCain DOES look like MaGoo!

Posted by: sperrico | February 27, 2008 9:17 PM | Report abuse

I wish Sen. McCain would explain to me again how his ill-conceived war in Iraq is an existential battle. Is he saying if we don't turn Iraq into Switzerland we will cease to exist?

Osama Bin Laden has really gotten into his head.

Talk about dangerous and crazy rhetoric.

Posted by: steveboyington | February 27, 2008 8:58 PM | Report abuse

Senator McCain could secure even more of the base, by simply pulling an Obasama, and finally say some smart things.

"I WILL enforce this Nation's Labor and Immigration Laws(Along with all the other Federally Mandated Ones), as I will also swear to do as Bush and Clinton Did, but then did not!"

And, "I will not throw Good Taxpayer Money after Bad, bailing out idiocy at DEREGULATED BANKING INSTITUTIONS!"

Want help? Then, WE want you REGULATED AGAIN!

If there never would have been Sub-Prime and Home Equity Loans, there would be no crises, no over-priced Houses, and a little reality in realty! ;~)

Posted by: rat-the | February 27, 2008 8:55 PM | Report abuse

John McCain is dangerous because he thinks the answer to 20 Alqueda on 9/11 is to station 120,000 or more troops in Iraq permanently with a surge that stalemates a misplaced response to the original threat. Even if we assume as a result of the war, now there is AlQueda in Iraq, the risk to the US is miniscule. They have no army to inavade, no ships, no planes, no missles no nothing. Stationing 120,000 men there at cost of 120 billion a year to taxpayers is not only out of all proportion to any real risk, but it is inviting surrender in any future conflict with a real country like Russia. We are listening to McCain who was wrong on Vietnam and now more wrong on Iraq. Obama is reasoned by comparison. McCain's denial of reality will grind our army into the ground in the deserts of Iraq instead of the jungles of Nam. He should get out of politics and stop costing Americans lives for war folly.

Posted by: paulnolan97 | February 27, 2008 6:57 PM | Report abuse

A right-wing evangelical Bush supporter from Texas endorses McCain. Great! The last guy these folks foisted on America did a heckuva job. Want more?

Posted by: thebobbob | February 27, 2008 6:57 PM | Report abuse

GO JOHN SIDNEY MCCAIN!!!

Posted by: JakeD | February 27, 2008 5:59 PM | Report abuse

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