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Bruce Bartlett: Conservative’s Anger at Obama is Misplaced

The Daily Beast.com features a fascinating column by conservative economist Bruce Bartlett that should be must reading for every teabagging protestor out there.  Bartlett challenges readers top produce evidence that our economy would be better if John McCain had been elected or if Republican policies followed, because it appears he can’t. From the column: In…

The Obama Date Night Debate

This letter in this morning’s OC Register sums up some of the Right Wing bloviation in the blogsphere about President Obama’s recent trip to New York City to have dinner and catch a Broadway play.  A jet-set ‘date night’ Good leaders lead by example [“Obamas fly to see play in New York,” News, May 31].…

Did Bush Directly Authorize Torture? FBI Email Says Yes

The article below was posted on the Los Angeles based 501c3 group, The Public Record website today. An FBI email claims that “W” signed an executive order approving torture. This explosive bit of information should further heat up the debate over torture. See the actual email by clicking on the link below. I want to know if…

Troops React to President in Iraq

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sxN09ReTI0M[/youtube]   Not too long ago, both Red County and Cheat Seeking Missiles ran YouTube footage comparing the appearance of President Obama and President Bush before the military, as though the thunderous applause W got from the Troops compared to the crickets President Obama got in a more somber appearance had something to do with…

Continuing to Rewrite Republican History

At the Obama Town Hall yesterday, we had a great deal of fun with our pals in the media by asking if they had to sign a loyalty oath to the president, as attendees to Bush/Cheney events had to for “town halls” conducted by the previous administration.  And Matt Cunningham had a post in Red…

Bloggers Behaving Badly

I spent some time reading the local blogs and checking in with my Facebook friends and am noting some interesting comments in posts. Let’s start with our friends at Orange Punch, where Steve Greenhut has a post about how Conservatives will be spending considerable time in the wilderness.  No disagreement there.  But then Stephen wrote…

Olbermann’s Tribute To Bush

At last. The Bush administration has ended. Wednesday night on Countdown Keith Olbermann presented this fitting tribute to King George ” the Worst.” Visit msnbc.com for Breaking News, World News, and News about the Economy