Video: John McCain Quotes Chairman Mao

captdiggs10/16/2009 1:59:31 pm PDT

re: #201 medaura18586

Actually, yes. Favorite philosophers give me much greater insight into what motivates and influences a politician than their platitudes.


Quoting Mao or any other political figure/philosopher does not automatically indicate an affinity for that view. It merely indicates educational familiarity.
Stating a person is a “favorite” certainly indicates a *favorable* view of said person or philosophy.