Recently Deceased Nevada Grandma Uses Her Own Obituary to Slam Harry Reid…

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  1. Capitalist
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    (LVRJ)- Election 2010 has just heard from a member of the Silent Majority.
    You know, from a deceased person.
    Chances are good you never met Charlotte McCourt during her 84 years, but I’m willing to bet you’ll be hearing about her in the coming days now that her obituary has taken Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid to task. It’s the kind of small story that has the potential to ricochet like a bullet through the campaign showdown between incumbent Reid and Republican challenger Sharron Angle.
    Not because McCourt, who died July 8 after a long illness, was a political player or business powerbroker, but precisely because she was neither of those things. She was a homemaker, proud mother and grand mother and wife of 67 years to Patrick McCourt.
    And she was at one time a loyal supporter of Harry Reid.
    Her obituary, printed in Tuesday’s Review-Journal, reads in part, “We believe that Mom would say she was mortified to have taken a large role in the election of Harry Reid to U.S. Congress. Let the record show Charlotte was displeased with his work. Please, in lieu of flowers, vote for another more worthy candidate.”


     
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    There is a time and a place for everything. Politicking from beyond the grave is not really a good idea. Not to say it doesn't happen though.
     
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    I wonder if she will vote now that she's died...
     
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    LOL, I think it's a hoot.
     
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    Why not?? The dead continually vote for DEM candidates
     
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    Charlotte should do it Chicago style...vote early and vote often!
     
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    Why not? Who doesn't want to feel they're leaving a legacy of a better world to their children and grandchildren?
     

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