Sunday, September 14, 2008
...even the jailers who once tortured Sen. McCain are lining up to offer effusive -- if somewhat embarrassing -- endorsements for his presidential candidacy.
"If I had a vote in the U.S., I would choose McCain," beams retired Col. Tran Trong Duyet, the camp's former commander. "I want him in the White House."
This unlikely sentiment is widely shared in this fast-growing country of 85 million.
"The majority of the people in Vietnam know Sen. McCain and feel comfortable about him," says Duong Trung Quoc, a member of Vietnam's National Assembly and secretary-general of the Association of Vietnamese Historians. "Nobody here knows about Obama." ... [WSJ]
"He bombed our schools and hospitals and we still want him!
"What did Obama ever do?
"Vote McCain !!"