Thursday, April 10, 2008

Ted Rall takes McCain to the woodshed

Ahh, yes, who could forget Schmuck Talk Express™ selling out his alleged principles in his previous presidential campaign and elsewhere?

“I hate the gooks,” he said in 2000. Is he privately saying, “I hate the hajjis” now?

Sucking up to South Carolina rednecks over the Confederate battle flag, then later saying he hadn’t been honest enough about how much of a suck-up he wanted to be.

Belatedly learning that Martin Luther King Jr. was a “transcendent figure,” more than a decade after originally opposing an MLK holiday. (What’s he think about Cesar Chavez right now?)

Anyway, read the full column for more.