Skip to main content

View Diary: Was Chuck Hagel "Just Plain Bad" in His Confirmation Hearing? (55 comments)

Comment Preferences

  •  I agree with you about communicating (2+ / 0-)
    Recommended by:
    not this time, poco

    I think that at least to women it came off that he was bullied and not allowed to speak.

    I don't think fast on feet would have helped in that McCarthyite onslaught.

    "You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change things, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete."-Buckminster Fuller

    by NCJan on Sun Feb 03, 2013 at 05:57:56 PM PST

    [ Parent ]

    •  And if he did speak up (2+ / 0-)
      Recommended by:
      not this time, mangusta

      He would have been portrayed as unstable.

      "You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change things, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete."-Buckminster Fuller

      by NCJan on Sun Feb 03, 2013 at 05:58:33 PM PST

      [ Parent ]

Subscribe or Donate to support Daily Kos.

Click here for the mobile view of the site