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R.F.K. Jr. Endorses Crist; Bashes Rubio and the Tea Party

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Robert Kennedy, Jr. endorsed Florida Gov. Charlie Crist for U.S. Senate on Wednesday, another sign that any pretense that Charlie Crist still considers himself a Republican has been abandoned.

Speaking of GOP nominee Marco Rubio, Kennedy said, "He has a very radical vision, a very narrow vision – a very, you know, 'I can be as stupid as I want' vision."

He also referred to Tea Party members as "crackpots."

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bubba1zfg

Wow, just the endorsement from someone who has any political clout. The Kennedy name no longer carries the weight it did in the past. Most young voters are asking themselves Kennedy, who. If this is the best Crist can do, he is in trouble.

October 14 2010 at 2:46 PM Report abuse rate up rate down Reply
gchase8677

I'm glad he called a spade a spade.

October 14 2010 at 2:06 PM Report abuse rate up rate down Reply
ultraclen2

isn't the Kennedy clan about over in politics

October 14 2010 at 12:29 PM Report abuse -1 rate up rate down Reply
onairtalent

Bravo for RFK Jr.!!!

October 14 2010 at 11:43 AM Report abuse rate up rate down Reply
John Vilvens

RFK is another eletest that think everyone should make sacirfies but him. No wind turbine in his view of the sea. But it is ok to put them in anybody elses. Use more carbon powered fuel than a small city but says everyone else should cut back. Is this who you want to tell you who you should vote for and what the tea party stands for?

October 14 2010 at 6:33 AM Report abuse +3 rate up rate down Reply
Queenie

Wrong again, RFK

October 13 2010 at 11:38 PM Report abuse +10 rate up rate down Reply
sysaphus71

Funny , I don't seem to remember the Kennedy's being so agreeable when they wanted to put wind turbine 5 miles off the shoreline of their summer compound. Somebody send these elites the message ...this dynasty has already ended.

October 13 2010 at 10:59 PM Report abuse +8 rate up rate down Reply
Earl Hotaling

I wonder if Mr Greenie RFK Jr flew in his private jet increasing the carbon foot print. Greene technology everywhere except by the Kennedy Compound in Mass or by a Kennedy.These greenies rules only apply to us & not them.

October 13 2010 at 10:41 PM Report abuse +9 rate up rate down Reply
lspor

RFK, Jr.'s endorsement means more votes for Rubio. The Kennedys should realize that their days of influence are gone except possibly in the liberal northeast and California. Moreover, his comments on the Tea Party members will only act to encourage them to work harder to elect Rubio.

October 13 2010 at 9:43 PM Report abuse +18 rate up rate down Reply
qbsack12

I thought he was dead.

October 13 2010 at 9:16 PM Report abuse +11 rate up rate down Reply

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