No Oil For Pacifists has full, link filled coverage of John Kerry’s imaginary trip into the Heart of Darkness – otherwise know has his Christmas in Cambodia episode.
Hugh Hewitt follows that with a new report:
BREAKTHROUGH: On the Kerry-in-Cambodia story. Fox News led Special Report with a Carl Cameron story on the 1986 Kerry speech on the Senate floor. The Kerry campaign had first denied that Kerry ever placed himself in Cambodia, and then –after Carl read or showed them the Congressional Record in question– told him they’d get back to him.
They didn’t. Hmmm. Think there’s some serious spin-thinking going on with Senator Kerry tonight?In light of that information, perhaps it’s appropriate that the old Kerry DBunker (http://blog.johnkerry.com/dbunker) link now takes you to the Kerry Rapid Response Center. Looks like the Kerry team has turned the ball over and is playing defense now.
I’m positively giddy at the prospect of seeing how the Kerry camp spins the Christmas in Cambodia lie, so much so that I offer a first ever:
The key word in the official Kerry response will be: metaphor (as in “I was speaking metaphorically”)