Why would John McCain characterize the SWIFT Boat vets commercial about John Kerry as "dishonest and dishonorable"?
Why would he ask President Bush to denounce it?
Why would he say something similar was "pulled" on him when he seeking the Republican presidential nomination in 2000?
Americans are supposed to respect Sen. John McCain because he is a war hero. But is he? And why is he so determined to defend John Kerry's dishonorable activities during and after the Vietnam War?
Now let me begin by saying McCain suffered greatly during his five years of captivity in the "Hanoi Hilton." But his horrific experiences do not entitle him to stretch the truth about his captivity at the hands of North Vietnamese Communists, nor to deceive Americans about his bravery and heroism.
When the Navy pilot was shot down over a lake near Hanoi, his captors did not know who he was
Um...Glenn should probably take a step back and realize that Rassmann was at the center of one of the medal "controversies" (being as how he was the one pulled out of the river), and he's repeatedly provided the specifics of what happened - specifics that contradict the Hairy Palmers, as if the Bronze Star one of its members received on the exact same non-dangerous mission didn't already.