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Clinton Announces Co-Sponsorship of Webb Legislation Prohibiting Use of Funds for Military Operations in Iran

Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton today announced today that she is co-sponsoring the legislation introduced by Senator Jim Webb (D-VA) back in March, that prohibits the use of funds for military operations against Iran without explicit Congressional authorization (S. 759). Taylor Marsh scooped the news of Clinton’s move to co-sponsor Webb’s legislation, noting that Cllinton took […]

Kerry Statement on Ahmadinejad Visit to U.S. and Speech at Columbia University

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad was in N.Y. today delivering a speech at Columbia University. Before the speech Columbia University President Lee Bollinger ripped into Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, “going through a long list of documented actions and remarks by the firebrand Iranian leader and his government.” “Mr. President, you exhibit all the signs of a […]

Led Zeppelin to Perform

Growing up in the 60’s and 70’s, I was a big fan of Led Zeppelin and still am today. I’ve seen some of who I consider to be rock & roll’s greatest from that era in the last few years, living here in Los Angeles, but sadly, I’m afraid, I won’t be flying to London […]

Bush Bangs The Iran War Drum Loudly

Just when you thought we had had enough lies and terrifying predictions of the terror in the world from BushCo, think again… The Iran drum is beating loudly… In a speech to the American Legion veterans group on Tuesday, Bush demanded “that Iran end any support for extremists in Iraq “at once” and raised the […]

Colin Powell: “I tried to avoid this war”

Colin Powell said at the Aspen Ideas Festival in Colorado, “I tried to avoid this war. I took him through the consequences of going into an Arab country and becoming the occupiers.” Evidently he didn’t try hard enough… Of course we all know Bush doesn’t listen anyway. But, on that note, Powell has now discloses […]

NeoCon Joe Bangs the Iran War Drum

How Joe Lieberman can believe the tripe he writes in the WSJ today, that portrays him as a major Bush/Cheney butt kissing NeoCon is beyond me. But there he is in black & white, banging the Iran War Drum, as a full fledged NeoCon drum majorette. Why the good people of Connecticut ever re-elected him […]

Hillary Nails Bush Style Diplomacy in Debate (VIDEO)

The Democratic presidential candidates faced off tonight for their 2nd debate at St. Anselm College just outside Manchester, NH. The WaPo predicted that much of the focus would be on the “three leading candidates — New York Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton, Illinois Sen. Barack Obama and former North Carolina senator John Edwards.” Good luck to […]

Al Gore: The Assault on Reason

Al Gore’s new book, The Assault on Reason is due out May 22. TIME Magazine has an excerpt here. TIME also speculates on whether Gore will jump in.