Monday, December 07, 2009

Keeping Everything In Context
Were they REALLY party crashers?

What a first rate letter to the editor. I thought this was just an internet hoax when I first saw it, until I did some research.

The rationale is flawless.

From The Las Vegas Review Journal;

To the editor:
I don't understand why the White House is so upset about the two party crashers at Barack Obama's steak dinner the other night.

Is it really appropriate and politically correct to call them party crashers just because they trespassed on Mr. Obama? Does that make them criminals? Isn't that discrimination? Shouldn't they be rewarded for such bold and brave behavior? Maybe they were just trying to feed their family?

I would suggest that it's more appropriate to call them "undocumented guests."

Just because they weren't officially invited doesn't mean they should be treated like criminals. Maybe they should get free health care, free housing, free legal services and free White House green cards so next time they can enter legally. And they should be able to bring all of their relatives and family members, too.

How can Mr. Obama be mad at them just because they crossed over some arbitrary man-made border? They were there only to do the things that regularly invited guests didn't want to do. (Like hang out with Joe Biden.)

How can the White House punish these poor oppressed undocumented visitors?

Brian K. Shoemake
PAHRUMP

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4 Comments:

Blogger Christine said...

excellent points!

5:15 PM  
Blogger Old Bob said...

Brian Shoemake is terr-rific!

7:08 PM  
Blogger VSO said...

I love it!

9:47 PM  
Blogger Al said...

"undocumented guests" I LOVE IT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

2:54 AM  

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