"The Bush campaign and its allies have turned to the tactics of fear and smear."
- John Kerry, "Kerry Outlines the Fundamental Choice Facing Voters in This Election," JohnKerry.com, August 24, 2004.
"Every performer tonight in their own way either verbally through their music or through their lyrics have conveyed to you the heart and soul of our country."
- John Kerry, taking the stage to address performers including Whoopi Goldberg, who made obscene references to President Bush's name, John Mellencamp, who called Bush a "cheap thug," and Chevy Chase, who compared Bush's intelligence to an "egg timer." Quoted in "Kerry's Take on the Left Coast," Washington Times, July 16, 2004.
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