Blackjack Pershing couldn't catch Pancho Villa. We can't whip Iraq. We can't catch Bin Laden. Hey, let's go bag us some Mexicans. Guess W's desperate to get a military victory.
"It's crazy," said Laredo mayor Betty Flores.
"Congress is just full of it," added Flores.
"Bad public policy," says Cameron County Judge Gilberto Hinojosa.
That's gonna look real good - G.I Joe going mano-a-mano with a young pregnant woman hoping to get a lower than minimum wage job cleaning homes in 77019. Why join the Mini-men when you can do the same thing with guvment backing. That ought to be good for recruiting.
So far the Dem response has been pretty pathetic. Dems ought to be out there expressing outrage.
Boos, jeers and homemade signs in bad taste will rule tonight. The yard will definitely be buzzing tonight. Maybe even a sellout.
May 15, 2006, 9:00AM