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Sen. Kerry rents out 2,000-seat Boston Symphony Hall to celebrate -- himself

Discussion in 'Political Debate & Discussion' started by carpro, Nov 29, 2010.

  1. carpro

    carpro Well-Known Member
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    http://www.bostonherald.com/news/politics/view.bg?articleid=1298945


    Kerry put up $85,000 in campaign cash to rent the 2,000-seat Boston Symphony, where Boston Pops maestro Keith Lockhart, singer James Taylor and actor-director Ben Affleck are expected to appear.

    Boston University pol-itical professor Thomas Whalen said the extravagant blowout — meant to celebrate Kerry’s 25 years in the Senate and 45 years of public service — could be a turnoff to struggling Bay Staters.

    “The symbolism really works against him, which is typical of Kerry,” Whalen said. “It doesn’t exactly portray him as a man of the people. He could inadvertently tick off a lot of supporters given that a lot of people are going through a tough time.
     
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    Maybe he could improve his image with the commoner by serving hot dogs from Fenway Park, with a lot of Heinz condiments available?
     
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    preachinjesus Well-Known Member
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    I saw this link on Drudgereport too and immediately said who cares.
     
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    carpro Well-Known Member
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    You do.

    You cared enough to take the time to respond. :thumbs:
     
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    carpro Well-Known Member
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    So typical of Kerry.

    We are very fortunate this narcissist, like the one we have in office now, was not elected president.
     
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    The weird part is that some demoncrats are willing to pay up to $4,800 bucks to attend this gig.
     
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