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Bush equates ‘angry Left’ with North Vietnamese torturers.

By Amanda Terkel on September 2, 2008 at 10:16 pm

"Bush equates ‘angry Left’ with North Vietnamese torturers."


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Tonight in his address via satellite to the Republican National Convention, President Bush blasted Sen. John McCain’s (R-AZ) critics. Invoking McCain’s time as a POW in a North Vietnamese prison, Bush compared these torturers to members of the “angry Left”:

If the Hanoi Hilton could not break John McCain’s resolve to do what is best for his country, you can be sure the angry Left never will.

Bush received a loud, standing ovation. Watch it:

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