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Bush’s Surgeon General nominee looks even worse

From Crooks and Liars: By: Steve Benen on June 7, 2007     Following up on an item from last week, Dr. James W. Holsinger Jr., Bush’s nominee for Surgeon General, has a record of activism that suggests a strong anti-gay bias. Opposition to his nomination has been growing, but it’s been unclear whether there was enough information available…

Register: Pardon Libby

Today’s OC Register cals for the pardon of Dick Cheney’s former chief of staff saying there was no underlying crime. The crime was the blown cover of a covert CIA operative who’s undercover status is well documented and well established.  Libby knew there was an investigation and obstructed the progress of the investigation.  If Clinton…

Something to Remember, on Memorial Day

On Memorial Day, we remember the hundreds of thousands of Americans who have died in war since the inception of our nation.  We remember their sacrifice and the sacrifice of their families on this day.  We remember, regardless of whether the wars they fought on our behalf were to establish our liberty from British tyranny…

The House & Senate Kneel at the feet of King George

The House of Representatives capitulated to the will of King George W. Bush and gave him the funding he needs to occupy Iraq indefinitly. With the appropriation of these funds, it is unlikely that the Democratic leadership will be able to slow the Iraq occupation and bring our troops home any time soon. The vote…

Olbermann: The entire government has failed us

Tonight, Keith Olbermann said what has been on the minds of all of us who oppose the occupation of Iraq.  He has articulated our distress at the betrayal of our trust by the leadership of the Democrats in Congress.  Speaker Pelosi and Majority Leader Reid; no matter how much lipstick you put on this pig, it is still…

Meet the New Al Qaeda Boss

How President Bush hopes to use Paul Wolfowitz to undermine a terror network. By Andy Borowitz Special to Newsweek May 22, 2007 – In a bold move to undermine the international terror network, President George W. Bush today named former deputy defense secretary and World Bank President Paul Wolfowitz to be the new president of…