Obama Taking Incoming

By |March 28th, 2007|

Read Greenwald. Last night, The Politico's Mike Allen published a petty, trite hit piece on Barack Obama -- entitled Rookie Mistakes Plague Obama -- claiming that Obama "has also shown a tendency toward seemingly minor contradictions and rhetorical slips" and referencing "imprecise or incomplete statements by Obama over the years." As Bunch noticed, Allen's story [...]

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Bush Handed Stunning Rebuke on Iraq

By |March 27th, 2007|

Bush Handed Stunning Rebuke on Iraq updated VIDEO: Bush Slapped on Iraq Cheney showed up on the Hill, but it did no good. Breaking news, Hagel joins with Democrats to hand Bush a huge defeat. As drafted, the legislation called for troop withdrawal to begin within 120 days, with a non-binding goal that calls for [...]

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Republicans Looking to Bush on Iraq

By |March 27th, 2007|

Republicans Looking to Bush on Iraq The headline of this one says it all. As the Senate opened debate Monday on a $122 billion Iraq spending bill, Republicans vowed not to allow Congress to impose a withdrawal date for American troops, but said they would rely on President Bush's veto pen rather than procedural maneuvers [...]

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Prayers for Tony Snow

By |March 27th, 2007|

Prayers for Tony Snow This is just horrible news. The cancer has spread to his liver. Fight, Tony, fight.

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Webb’s Gun

By |March 26th, 2007|

Webb's Gun updated If you didn't see Fox "News" earlier this afternoon with Bush's boy Brit you missed a doozy. Brit was tripping all over himself trying to discuss Webb's aide being taken into custody after being found with what was first described as an unregistered firearm, with unregistered ammunition in a bag. The prissy [...]

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Gonzo-gate Goes Gangsta

By |March 26th, 2007|

Gonzo-gate Goes Gangsta VIDEO: Keith on Gonzo-gateWhen Gonzo talks he makes matters worse. Gonzo's aide will take the 5th. Wow, I thought only the mob did stuff like that. You know, gangstas trying to beat a rap. It's got to make the boss's boss (that would be the president) proud. This from a group that [...]

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Carol Lam vs. The White House Gravy Train

By |March 26th, 2007|

Carol Lam vs. The White House Gravy Train guest post by Mash Photo credit: Thinkpacs When Carol Lam, the US Attorney for the Southern District of California, was publicly humiliated and dismissed by the Bush Administration on December 7, 2006, she became the latest casualty in George W Bush's "War on Terror". The "War on [...]

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The Foreclosure ‘Tsunami’

By |March 26th, 2007|

The Foreclosure 'Tsunami' Bonddad: It's important to note that we're still in an economic expansion, albeit a slower one. That means if we hit a recession, we're in for some scarier numbers. Hello, Democrats, you out there? People better start talking about this, because it's what the Democratic president in '09 will inherit. The possibility [...]

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Dare We Call It Malfeasance?

By |March 26th, 2007|

Dare We Call It Malfeasance? VIDEO: Bush, Gonzo and Big Tobacco There's a reason Republicans didn't do any oversight during the 109th Congress. So, the lead prosecutor handling the Justice department's biggest investigation, Sharon Eubanks, which just so happened to be focussed on Big Tobacco, not only never met Mr. Gonzales, but she had her [...]

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Elizabeth and John Edwards on ’60 Minutes’

By |March 25th, 2007|

Elizabeth and John Edwards on '60 Minutes' --updated-- VIDEO: John and Elizabeth Edwards UPDATE: Consider these notes on the '60 Minutes' interview, also known as "How many times can Katie Couric ask the same question over and over again a dozen different ways without ever getting tired of hearing herself ask the same frickin question [...]

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