Killing one person is murder, killing 100,000 is foreign policy
They were completely qualified candidates. The majority of his cabinet and appointed positions are white. But he's had two black in a row in one position? Well that just doesn't sit well with TD.That spot should be given to a white person. Because that's whats right.
If anyone is curious as to why sometimes republicans get labeled racist, have a good read through of this thread.
She made it clear that she was not going to uphold the Constitution (small requirement), but that she would uphold Obama instead. She should not have gotten one vote. But, there's good ole' Congress, abdicating their responsibilities and passing her along.
So, we have an AG appointee that won't do the job for us, but, lucky for her, we also have a Congress rolling over and playing dead, soooo....she's in! Another great moment of this administration.
"We have met the enemy and they are ours..." -- Oliver Hazard Perry
"I don't want a piece of you... I want the whole thing!" -- Bob Barker
The difference is legacy admissions needed help despite (generally) a lifetime of advantages that money buys - the best schools and teachers, test prep services, no need to work so can concentrate on extra curricular activities to pad the application, etc.
There are two novels that can change a bookish fourteen-year old's life: The Lord of the Rings and Atlas Shrugged. One is a childish fantasy that often engenders a lifelong obsession with its unbelievable heroes, leading to an emotionally stunted, socially crippled adulthood, unable to deal with the real world. The other, of course, involves orcs.... John Rogers