Wednesday, March 09, 2005
Our Newest Op Ed-By Michael M. Bates
- By Michael M. Bates
It seems like only yesterday that many Americans were introduced to Hillary Rodham Clinton. That was before we learned she's the world's smartest woman.
It was 1992. Another of those malicious bimbo eruptions was plaguing her husband's presidential campaign. Damage control was required, so the Clintons showed up on 60 Minutes to exchange adoring glances and chat about how much they love, honor and respect one another. At least during elections years.
Mz Clinton said: "You know, I'm not sitting here as some little woman standing by my man like Tammy Wynette... And, you know, if that's not enough for people, then heck, don't vote for him."
Here was a highly educated woman with degrees from prestigious universities, the chair of the Arkansas Education Standards Committee, a high-powered attorney. Yet she used the grating -at least to me - "you know" as a conversation filler twice in only three sentences.............
Click HERE To Read On