Frist was on with Harry Smith from the CBS Early Show, and got a spanking over Iraq. Instead of answering his question, Frist pulls out some "Mehlman
December 12, 2005


Frist was on with Harry Smith from the CBS Early Show, and got a spanking over Iraq. Instead of answering his question, Frist pulls out some "Mehlman," talking points. (What's a GOP talking point without 9/11?)

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Smith: Mr Frist, Mr. Frist, there were no terrorists in Iraq to begin with. It is now a haven for terrorists. We created a haven for terrorists.

Frist: You-you can look to the past and the democrats want to go back and try and live through the past and say what if-and the intelligence wasn't accurate-and let's cut and run...

Did you not hear his question Mr. Frist? Please don't cut and run from the question Mr. Frist. Did we create a--never mind.

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