OBAMA CENSORS STATE – PJ CROWLEY OUT

By |March 13th, 2011|

P.J. Crowley, spokesperson for the State Dept., has been shit-canned by the White House after honestly stating that PFC Bradley Manning's treatment "is ridiculous and counterproductive and stupid." Oh ri-ight, Crowley resigned. Got it? From CNN: P.J. Crowley is abruptly stepping down as State Department spokesman under pressure from the White House, according to senior [...]

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Rep. Peter King Praises Obama on Gitmo Order

By |March 9th, 2011|

"I commend the Obama Administration for issuing this Executive Order. The bottom line is that it affirms the Bush Administration policy that our government has the right to detain dangerous terrorists until the cessation of hostilities. This is clearly another step in the right direction." - Rep. Peter King Pres. Obama and his Administration must [...]

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Barack Obama Stumps on Education with Jeb Bush

By |March 4th, 2011|

Sounding like a man on his 2012 reelection tour, Pres. Obama is in Florida talking about education. I've been out all day, so below is some of what's going on, but feel free to jump in on anything that's catching your attention. What's going on with Charlie Sheen today? ...besides for the Piers Morgan interview [...]

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Pres. Obama: ‘I think history will end up… in the situation in Egypt we were on the right side of history.’

By |February 15th, 2011|

NBC's Chuck Todd got under Pres. Obama's skin when he asked "What was the point of the fiscal commission...?" Obama was visibly annoyed: "Still provides a framework for a conversation... You guys are pretty impatient." "I definitely feel folks pain," Obama said in response to tough budget cuts. "It's frustrating." On Egypt: "... I think [...]

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Cheney Called ‘War Criminal’ at CPAC

By |February 11th, 2011|

Amidst wild applause, Ron Paul supporters got rowdy. When it got quiet, a shout of "war criminal" could be heard. When Donald Rumsfeld started speaking, as recipient of the "Defender of the Constitution" award, a laughable honor to bestow on this man, according TPMDC and other reports, some in the Paul contingent walked out. "Uh, [...]

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What Will Pres. Obama Do Next?

By |January 30th, 2011|

Pres. Mubarak shutting down Al Jazeera in Cairo is going directly against what Pres. Obama said needed to be done by the Egyptian President, which poses a real opportunity and thorny challenge for our President that didn't need another one. Now, ElBaradei is part of the picture in a real way, the National Coalition for [...]

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This Week in Headlines

By |January 14th, 2011|

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Nader and Grayson Interviews Show Much

By |January 4th, 2011|

Yeah I'm not a big Nader fan. He cost Gore likely 2000. He was a great consumer advocate in the 60s and 70s achieving major reforms to protect Americans. But of late I've seen his remarks and cant help but find them resonating. He asks where is labor? Where is the fight? When was the [...]

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Can the Warmongering Torture Crowd be ‘Christians’?

By |December 16th, 2010|

A White House review of President Obama's year-old Afghan war strategy concluded that it is "showing progress" against al-Qaeda and in Afghanistan and Pakistan but that "the challenge remains to make our gains durable and sustainable," according to a summary document released early Thursday. - Washington Post In the week that the latest Afghanistan war [...]

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Wikileaks Diplo Docu Dump

By |November 29th, 2010|

Italy's Foreign Minister Frattini called the Wikileaks release the "Sept. 11 of world diplomacy." Republicans are jumping on the leak, as expected, because transparency scares the bejeezus out of the Right. Rep. Pete Hoekstra using hyperbole to say what allies might ask, "'Can the United States be trusted? Can the United States keep a secret?'" [...]

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