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Re: gore

Gee, George, do you really think that is his only handicap?


George Hall wrote:

> To all who say they don't care who gets elected, you deserve the likes of
> William The Impeached. Here is a little more on Prince Albert. Can't you
> just hear him telling the President of Russia " Ah...I remember when I
> won the Russian Revolution".  Onli in America could it be a liability
> to be the son of a former President!  If we elect this jerk we deserve it.
> Enjo:
>  FICTION: Al Gore recently claimed that his mother-in-law pays more than
>  $100.00 for the arthritis medicine Lodine; and he claims that his dog takes
>  the same medicine for $37.00, claiming "This is wrong!"
>  FACT: Gore's aides were quick to apologize for Gore's lie, saying the
>  information was from a Democratic study. Washington newspapers also
>  reported that Al Gore wasn't even sure his mother-in-law was taking any
> medication and wasn't
>  even sure she had arthritis.
>  FICTION: Al Gore said his father, a senator, was a champion of civil
>  rights during the1960's.
>  FACT: Gore's father voted against the landmark Civil Rights Act of 1964
>  and was a racist who was fond of using the "N" word.
>  FICTION: Al Gore said that his sister was the very first person to join
>  the Peace Corps.
>  FACT: By the time Gore's sister joined the Peace Corps, there were
>  already over 100 members.
>  FICTION: The same sister died of lung cancer years later and Gore vowed
>  to never accept tobacco money as campaign contributions.
>  FACT: Just four years later, while campaigning for office, Gore spoke to the
>  tobacco industry and said he was one of them because "I've planted it,
>  raised it, cut it, and dried it." He raised over $100,000 in "reported"
>  contributions.
>  FICTION: While running for office, Gore's campaign literature claimed he
> was a"Brilliant Student."
>  FACT: Washington newspapers said he barely passed Harvard and
> consistently earned D's and C's.
>  FICTION: Gore claims an extensive knowledge of law as a result of his
>  extensive study at law school.
>  FACT: Al Gore dropped out of law school.
>  FICTION: Gore claimed that his knowledge of God and spirituality came to
>  complete fruition while "finishing" divinity school.
>  FACT: Al Gore dropped out of divinity school.
>  FICTION: Al Gore claimed responsibility for inventing the Internet in the
>  1990's.
>  FACT: Shocked scientists were quick to speak out, explaining that the
>  Internet had been in widespread use by government and educational institutions
>  since the early 1970s.
>  FICTION: Al Gore claimed the book "Love Story" was based on his life
>  andTipper's.
>  FACT: Author Erich Segal called a press conference to deny his claim.
>  (Couldn't he at least lie about a love story where his sweetheart doesn't
>  die?)
>  FICTION: Gore claimed that as a reporter for a Nashville newspaper, his
>  stories led to the arrests of numerous corrupt criminals.
>  FACT: He later apologized for his claim and actually said it was untrue.
>  (Also known as lying.)
>  FICTION: Gore claims to increase diversity in the staff that follows him
>  daily, especially among blacks.
>  FACT: Black members of the Secret Service are suing because they claim
>  they are not being promoted to positions guarding the Vice-president.
>  FICTION: Al Gore said he was the first to discover the Love Canal nuclear
>  accident.
>  FACT: The incident was already discovered, being investigated, and
> covered widely in the press for many months before Gore was aware of it.
>  FICTION: Gore said just recently that if elected president, he would put
>  harsh sanctions on the sleazy producers of Hollywood's extreme sex and
>  violence.
>  FACT: Just six days later, Gore attended a fundraiser by Hollywood
>  producers and radical gay activists where he told them that he would only
>  pretend to "nudge them" if elected. He raised over $4 million.
>  FICTION: Al Gore said he built his Tennessee home with his bare hands.
>  FACT: Totally false!
>  FICTION: Al Gore says parents should not have a choice between private
> and public schools because public schools are far better.
>  TRUTH: Al Gore attended private school and he has sent his children to
>  private schools. (Bush's daughters attended public school.)
>  FICTION: Al Gore remembers his mother lulling him to sleep as a baby by
>  singing the popular ditty, "Look for the Union Label."
>  FACT: The popular ditty was created by the unions when Gore was 27 years
>  old.
>  FICTION: Al Gore claimed to co-sponsor the McCain-Feingold Campaign
>  Reform Act.
>  FACT: The Act was not sponsored until he had been out of office for over
>  a year.
>  FICTION: Al Gore claims to be instrumental in keeping gas prices low.
>  FACT: Gore has voted on numerous occasions to raise the tax on gasoline.
>  In his book "Earth In The Balance" Gore claims that the nation's Number One
>  enemy is the internal combustion engine. (That's the motor in your
>  vehicle that gets you to work and takes your kids to school)
>  FICTION: AL Gore promised Florida's senior citizens that they would
>  finally have low-cost drugs with no interference from government.
>  FACT: Gore's plan calls for the creation of a huge federal agency that
>  would tell you which doctor you are allowed to see in order to get the "special
>  rates."
>  FACT: Al Gore told NBC's Lisa Meyers that he had never told a lie. When
>  Meyers pressed harder, "You've never told a lie?!" Gore said, "Not that I
>  know of." SOUND FAMILIAR?
> Denise Nakon wrote:
> > I refer to my boys as boys all the time and the oldest is 32. It is an
> > affectionate term.
> >
> > > Patty my favorite thing of this campagine was when Barbara Bush thanked
> > the
> > > public for voting for our boy.  Why send a boy to do a man's job?
> > > Mary
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