Jon Huntsman has a fairly impressive resume. An Eagle Scout by the age of 15 (younger than most), Mr. Huntsman advanced quite far within the federal government at an early age. He’s served in four administrations in a variety of roles, including Ambassador to Singapore, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Commerce, Deputy U.S. Trade Representative, and most recently, Ambassador to China. He speaks Mandarin, has received six honorary doctorate degrees, and has seven children.
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One of my potential rivals for the GOP nomination, Donald Trump, appeared on ABC’s Good Morning America. It wasn’t enough that he did so while aboard his private jet (out of touch, anyone?), but he made matters worse by pandering to a discredited group of idiots, the so-called “birthers,” who believe that President Obama was born in Kenya. This birther movement is based primarily on racism against the President, and I fully condemn that fringe group for adding to the toxicity of political rhetoric. Here’s the quote of Trump’s pandering:
“He grew up and nobody knew him. You know? When you interview people, if ever I got the nomination, if I ever decide to run, you may go back and interview people from my kindergarten. They’ll remember me. Nobody ever comes forward. Nobody knows who he his until later in his life. It’s very strange. The whole thing is very strange.”
Trump seems to suggest that no one from President Obama’s kindergarten class would remember him. They probably do, since, as you can see from this picture of his Kindergarten class in Hawaii, he is the only black student in his class: