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Sex, Drugs and Oil: Bush Interior Department Scandal Brings New Definition of “Drill Baby, Drill”

This scandal highlights yet another appalling lack of accountability and arrogance from the Bush Administration.  An inspector of the US Interior Department reports serious wrongdoing by a dozen current and former employees of the Minerals Management Service, an agency which collects about $10 billion in royalties annually and is one of the federal government’s largest sources…

Bush-O-Nomics in Action

Bush, McCain, and their GOP should be proud of themselves… Shouldn’t they? The nation’s unemployment rate zoomed to a five-year high of 6.1 percent in August as employers slashed 84,000 jobs, dramatic proof of the mounting damage a deeply troubled economy is inflicting on workers and businesses alike. The Labor Department’s report, released Friday, showed…

Oliver Stone’s “W” Movie Trailer Debuts

I can’t say I’m a huge fan of Oliver Stone films; both “JFK” and “Nixon” have their moments and I have no plans to plunk down $10 to watch a movie on the life of our current White House occupant.  The trailer for the movie is now online.  Elizabeth Banks as Laura Bush is brilliant…

San Francisco Voters Should Just Say Yes

And vote to name their new sewage treatment plant after President George W. Bush. As this story from a UK newspaper details.This has me thinking. What county wide projects, roads, bridges and intersections should be named after Orange County officials? The Mike Carona Orange Crush? The Mike Schroeder Lemon Grove.

Bush Administration DID LIE us into Iraq

The Red County/OC Blog feed headline “Bush Never Lied To Us About Iraq” caught my eye this afternoon. I had to click through to see what drug Jubal/Matt Cunningham was on.  Prominent Democrats and their apologists have claimed ad nauseum that they — and by extension the nation — were deliberately mislead into war by the…