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Posted by ryuge 2006-03-12 07:39|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [6502 views since 2007-05-07]  Top

#1 The writer ended his tour as Germany's ambassador to the United States yesterday
Not a day too soon.... thanks for the heaping helping of dripping condescension, Ambassador. Don't let the doorknob hit you on the ass on the way out.
Posted by Sgt. Mom">Sgt. Mom  2006-03-12 09:18||]">[]  2006-03-12 09:18|| Front Page Top

#2 This is therefore the central challenge for the West in 2006: how to regain the moral high ground.

Yeah, that critical moral high ground. Can't act all sanctimonious and shit unless you ocuppy it.
Posted by Robert Crawford">Robert Crawford  2006-03-12 10:40||]">[]  2006-03-12 10:40|| Front Page Top

#3 There is so much rubbish and outrage in this piece that one hardly knows where to start.
Posted by Jules 2006-03-12 11:13||   2006-03-12 11:13|| Front Page Top

#4 actually if you take out the prescriptions that depend on wishful thinking, the moral preening and the diplospeak weaseling, this man has said essentially nothing at all

and took several hundred words to do it
Posted by mhw 2006-03-12 11:16||   2006-03-12 11:16|| Front Page Top

#5 Stockholm syndrome
Posted by DMFD 2006-03-12 12:16||   2006-03-12 12:16|| Front Page Top

#6 Well, being able to say nothing with thousands of words is the essential diplomatic skill. As far as that goes this fellow is a complete professional.
Posted by buwaya 2006-03-12 13:20||   2006-03-12 13:20|| Front Page Top

#7 Is this the same Germ Amb who hosted a dinner and lectured the reporter on eeevil Americans?

Or is this a different arrogant gutless Germ Amb?
Posted by Cloth Snatch4013 2006-03-12 15:41||   2006-03-12 15:41|| Front Page Top

#8 I was okay with it until he got to his "three simple thoughts". I much prefer Bush and Cheney's simple thoughts to his drivel.

"...the legacy of the European Enlightenment..."
A look at European history since their 18th century enlightenment is not comforting, especially German history. I prefer the legacy of American enlightenment myself, thank you very much.
Posted by Darrell 2006-03-12 16:04||   2006-03-12 16:04|| Front Page Top

#9 "The pursuit of post-Enlightenment ideals "

Like the French Revolution, Napoleonism, communism, fascism, modern day suicidal soft-core socialism, multiculturalism, evangelical atheism, fundamentalist humanism, and post-modernism?

The real ideals of the Enlightenment have rested here in the U. S. (with some notable exceptions) for more than two centuries now.

Who is this Euro trying to kid? Moral high ground my ass - this guy and his fellow travellers wouldn't know what the moral high ground was if it reached out and bit them on their noses.
Posted by no mo uro 2006-03-12 18:29||   2006-03-12 18:29|| Front Page Top

#10 Thanks for your kind service, gnadige Herr.

(Yes, I know enough Deutsch to realize I am not being nice.....)
Posted by Desert Blondie 2006-03-12 22:22||]">[]  2006-03-12 22:22|| Front Page Top

#11 All those polysybillic words strung together make me wanna puke. Can you spell puke? BBh
Posted by Skidmark 2006-03-12 22:26||   2006-03-12 22:26|| Front Page Top

#12 As O'REILLY and other Conservative commentators have argued, America power is economic i.e. we want your money and business, NOT your God(s) or your identity. However, imperfect or defective, this precept of Americana/Americanism ican serve as a valid basis for globalism and even for idealist Utopianism. However, as OR, etal. also
state, in paraphrase, THE RADICAL- OR ULTRA/HARD-LEFT THAT CURR CONTROLS THE DEMOCRATIC PARTY ULTIMATELY WANTS AMERICA TO GIVE UP ITS SOVEREIGNTY AND BE GOVERNED BY A GROUP OF WORLD STATES, A GROUP WHICH IN ALL LIKELIHOOD WILL BE ANTI-AMERICAN IN NATURE, AND END UP BEING DOMINATED BY RUSSIA-CHINA BY VIRTUE OF THE LATTER TWO NATIONS' MILITARY-GEOPOL CAPABILITIES VV THE USA-NATO/WEST. This means that in the LT any US-achieved, post-WOT world order is to be modified and handed over to nations whom will only give, at best, some but not great or substantive, consideration to the desires of the American people, AND THAT POLITICIANS, BUREAUCRATS, POLICRATS AND GOVERNMENTISTS - LOCAL, STATE, NATIONAL, and EXTRA-NATIOHAL - WILL INEVITABLY DECIDE AMERICA'S POLICIES AND DESTINY, NOT ITS PEOPLE NOR ITS VOTERS. Americans can fight and die for an Empire America is not allowed to govern in its own right. Lefties = Radical Muslims = want to destroy the good/best things in life they have in return for what is worse or hated, and as long as someone else, not they, gets the blame and the bills. Rather than understand why it didn't work, or work to change, their answer to make everything in the world as defective whether necessary or not.
Posted by JosephMendiola 2006-03-12 23:37||   2006-03-12 23:37|| Front Page Top

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