Sound of One GOP Hypocritical Hand Clapping
After reading the attack on Paul Krugman at the Gridiron, I remembered
the repuglicans, DeLay and Armey doing the same thing at President Clinton's
State of the Union Address, '99. Take a look at some real hypocrisy on
the part of DeLay, Armey and other GOP'ers now that light has been cast
on the "get Clinton at any cost," exposed by Brock and Moore's
Krugman remembered the incident, too.
we should send this to Krugman.
Elicits Varied Responses in GOP
applaud or not to applaud: that was the question for Republicans watching
President Clinton's State of the Union speech.
many, it appeared to be an easy decision. House
Majority Leader Richard K. Armey (R-Tex.) and Majority Whip Tom DeLay
(R-Tex.) sat stiffly and clapped for the bomber pilot, Sammy Sosa and
Rosa Parks, and that was about it. Rep. Joe Barton
(R-Tex.) applauded for Hillary Clinton and equal pay for men and women.
a small number of Republicans, the perfect solution to the impeachment
dilemma was simply not to show up. Rep. Henry
J. Hyde (Ill.), leading the Republican prosecution in the
Senate impeachment trial, watched Clinton's speech from home.
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by BuzzFlash Reader, ~ Cathy