I’ve been disappointed. I visit the Chicago Tribune every morning, search on “Alan Keyes” just to find new outrageous remarks. Sadly, for the past several days, I haven’t read any new ones. I was afraid he is growing tired.
Now, I read this drought of outrageous comments shall surely end! Rick Pierson at The Chicago Tribune. reports that during a closed door meeting with top GOP fundraisers and donors, Keyes revealed:
(Pierson reports his sources request anonymity; Keyes campaign manager says the speech was private and should remain so.)
Evidently, Keyes considers himself engaged in some sort of war (and I don’t think he means the one with Iraq). He advises:
I think that was General Sherman’s philosophy. Despite the similarity to Sherman, Keyes seems to see himself as similar to Ulysses S. Grant:
I guess by seeing whether or not the child a exhibits a reverence for life and a hatred of terror. To wit:
Obama, the other candidate, is still thought to be ahead in the race for US Senate. Will the “meat grinder” image turn the tide for Keyes? We shall see.