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McCain proposes reinstitution of Prohibition!

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by andyouare?, Jun 10, 2008.

  1. andyouare?

    andyouare? Guest

    McCain: 'I will veto every single beer'
    Posted: 10:32 AM ET


    (CNN) – John McCain issued a promise Tuesday that may cause a bit of unrest with a broad swath of voters:

    He'll veto every single beer?

    In a slip of the tongue while railing against excessive earmarks at the National Small Business Summit in Washington, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee inadvertently pledged to veto the popular alcoholic beverage. (Watch McCain's comments)

    "I will use the veto as needed. I will veto every single beer — bill with earmarks," he said, as rumblings from the crowd could be heard. "And every single bill that we have come across my desk I will make them famous. I will veto them, you will know their names."
  2. mustangj17

    mustangj17 Active Member

    What specific alcoholic beverage was he talking about?
  3. Ace

    Ace Well-Known Member

    As long as he starts with Coors Light, I got no problem.
  4. Ben_Hecht

    Ben_Hecht Active Member

    Iron City? Red, White and Blue? I'm with him.
  5. As a ZIMA drinker, I have no problem with this.
  6. Rumpleforeskin

    Rumpleforeskin Active Member

    As long as he doesn't touch my Courvoisier, I'll be fine.
  7. Baron Scicluna

    Baron Scicluna Well-Known Member

    He's going to lose the college kid demographic over this.
  8. Big Buckin' agate_monkey

    Big Buckin' agate_monkey Active Member

    Damn it, this is the same bullshit people said when the Nazi's came for the Jews.


    If he comes after Miller Lite and Coors first, Bud is next. Then it's your Zima, Fudgie. And cockhead, then he'll come after your Courvoisier. Before long, all we have is old people drinks, like ... what do old people drink?
  9. Fly

    Fly Well-Known Member

    Highballs and Manhattans.
  10. forever_town

    forever_town Well-Known Member

    Old people don't drink. They eat at Burger King.
  11. alleyallen

    alleyallen Guest

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    Starman Well-Known Member

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