Boehner Proves Why He Is A Boner.

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    West Virginia Senators Jay Rockefeller and Joe Manchin had wanted to honor Joe Buckels, the last surviving World War One Veteran, who passed away on Sunday.

    Buckels was 110 years old when he died. Buckels enlisted into the Army in 1917 and served in France. Mr. BUckels died at his home in Charles Town West Virginia and was very proud of his military service.

    House Speak John Boner however, decided to block any honor that Mr. Buckels might have received at the U.S. Capital that Mr. Buckels had died defending.

    The Boner once again gave America a shining of Example of The ConJob, Repug, Teabagger brand of Patriotism.

    St. John of Orange can be very proud of himself denying a man who fought against our Country's Enemies in France an honor due for his service.

    The Boner has all the class of dog turd.
     
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    Did he give any reason why?
     
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    Linky?
     
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    Knowing the reason would help. To sensible people, the reason for it matters. For uber-partisans, I imagine it's the chance to bash that's more important.
     
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    The guys name was "Frank Buckles" not "Joe Buckels". Idiot!

    Last WWI doughboy dies at 110 - Local News Story - St. Joseph
     
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    If that's all you got, traveler, you're shooting blanks.
     
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    NationalJournal.com - Boehner Says No Capitol Ceremony For World War I Vet - Thursday, March 3, 2011

    This is a non issue.
     
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    Ahhh....A special ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery, rather than the Capitol.

    Whoop-de-doo.
     
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    at least boehner knew the guy's name.

    i bet you're the first one to call him boner, though.

    nice work
     

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