Originally Posted by crisoner
Please explain why you did so first and then write an apology for doing so.
Because this was the alternative.
If you think Kerry would have done any better, you're either really naive or you don't pay taxes.
It says something that when Kerry had to simply be average to beat Bush, he was underwhelming. I can think of half a dozen people off the top of my head who could have beat Bush in 2004, Kerry wasn't one of them.