Tuesday, September 26, 2006

Oh, Arlen, you kidder!

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A leading Republican senator on Monday said he will fight to give detainees the right to challenge their imprisonment, creating a new potential obstacle for legislation President George W. Bush wants in order to try terrorism suspects.

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Arlen Specter said he would join Democrats working to amend a bill setting up trial procedures for foreign terrorism suspects that Republican leaders are trying to push through Congress this week.

Everyone knows you're just joking, Arlen. When have you ever followed through with any of these blustering postures? You'll make a lot of noise and then, just like your friends Huckleberry Graham, Chipmunk McCain, and Mr. Elizabeth Taylor, you'll cave.

Come on, Arlen. Prove me wrong.

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