|The Declarer (Floyd McWilliams' Blog)|
Tuesday, October 12, 2004
Theresa Heinz Kerry spoke at a fund-raiser in Texas and had this to say about why American troops might be sent overseas:
There's nothing newsworthy about the surprising statement that the wife of a Presidential candidate subscribes to "No Blood for Oil" moonbattery, is there? Of course not, which is why the Associated Press chose this headline for the article:
Not "Heinz Kerry says America is greedy for oil." Not "Kerry's wife surprises audience with leftist beliefs." It's all about how Kerry is cautious. Cautious is good! What's not to like?
I mean, we all know that if Laura Bush addressed a fundraiser and had this to say:
The AP would choose a nice, neutral title with no hint of sensationalism, such as