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Friday, August 30, 2013

A Super-Easy Quickie Quote Quiz relating to Iraq & Syria

Labor Day weekend is upon us so we'll keep this short...

Who said the following long quote back on Jan 23, 2003?

"Without question, we need to disarm Saddam Hussein. He is a brutal, murderous dictator, leading an oppressive regime He presents a particularly grievous threat because he is so consistently prone to miscalculation …

And now he is miscalculating America’s response to his continued deceit and his consistent grasp for weapons of mass destruction… So the threat of Saddam Hussein with weapons of mass destruction is real..."

Choices are:

A)  Then President George W. Bush
B)  Then Secretary of War Donald Rumsfeld
C)  Then Vice-President Dick Cheney
D)  Then US Senator John Kerry (D)
Yep..  D

Who said the following quote on October 9, 2002?

"I will be voting to give the President of the United States the authority to use force– if necessary– to disarm Saddam Hussein because I believe that a deadly arsenal of weapons of mass destruction in his hands is a real and grave threat to our security.”

A)  Then Senator Robert Byrd (D)
B)  Then Senator Hillary Clinton (D)
C)  Then Senator John Kerry (D)
D)  Then Senator John McCain (R)
You're 2 for 2!!   Yep..  C

Who said the following in late 2003?

"He [Bush] misled every one of us... "

A)  Then Sec of War Colin Powell
B)  Then Sec of State Condoleeza Rice
C)  Then Senator Hillary Clinton (D)
D)  Then Senator John Kerry  (D)
Told you this Quiz was Super Easy!   Yep..   D

Last question..

Currently John Kerry is Secretary of State under Obama..  Thanks to his marriage to Teresa Heinz of the ketchup brand fortune he has a net worth of $194 million..

Today Kerry pledged that Obama’s response “will bear no resemblance to Afghanistan, Iraq or even Libya..  It will not involve any boots on the ground. It will not be open ended. And it will not assume responsibility for a civil war that is already well underway.”

Our response to that should be what?

A)  Laugh
B)  Cry
C)  Laugh and Cry
D)  Laugh and Cry and Throw Up...
This one is on your own...

See you all again on Tuesday!