Saturday, November 10, 2007

Reason No. (n+1)

This one is about as shocking as the corroded AA batteries you had to chip out of the bottom of the Little People Animal Sounds Farm you picked up for your kids at that yard sale down the road last month.

After her speech, Clinton accepted questions. But according to Grinnell College student Muriel Gallo-Chasanoff ’10, some of the questions from the audience were planned in advance. “They were canned,” she said. Before the event began, a Clinton staff member approached Gallo-Chasanoff to ask a specific question after Clinton’s speech. “One of the senior staffers told me what [to ask],” she said.

Anyone so blatantly incapable/afraid of sitting across the table from ordinary American citizens, and addressing their concerns in an open and honest fashion, lacks the qualifications to sling hash at a roadside diner, let alone assume control of our country's armed forces and nuclear arsenal.