In defense of McCarthy

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killa_connor

My position on McCarthy is this. I regard it as the only sensible position, but it's actually in the middle of the spectrum. As they say, the truth of the matter always lies in the middle. I. McCarthy, who had access to State Department and FBI files, knew what he was talking about. He was right in most of his accusations. II. His conduct, however, left a lot to be desired. He was often confrontational. Not to the witnesses he was questioning; in fact he was in general courteous to them,...

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Senator McCarthy was right in many/all of his accusations

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killa_connor

Even people who have nothing to do with politics know what politics did to Joe McCarthy. McCarthy has been portrayed as a "brawler"; making pointless (and baseless) accusations for his own benefit. For this, he was maligned to the point of being some sort of deranged bogeyman. "It's McCarthyism!!" "Well you're just a McCarthyite!" "Go to bed or McCarthy will get you!" and so on. He was cast from the Senate and his name was ruined. Everything you've ever heard about McCarthy is wrong. With...

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Missionary style is the best way to have sex.

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RMK

Granted this is all subjective but I think that missionary style is the best way to have sex. I'm not saying that one's sex life should involve exclusively the missionary position. Good sex involves a variety of sex positions and experimentation but this isn't to suggest that there isn't a single superior position. I'll present my basic arguments for this opening section and I hope the Con can offer an alternative position to contend with my assertion. 1.) Missionary is more comfortable for b...

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