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Stars to Arrive at Oscars in Green Cars

Some politically correct, environmentally friendly Oscar nominees will be arriving at the Oscars this year in green vehicles. Joaquin Phoenix, Jake Gyllenhaal and Frances McDormand are among those expected to step out of green vehicles and onto the red carpet at the Academy Awards ceremony Sunday. In all, 25 VIPs are participating in the fourth […]

Lawyers Claim Cunningham is “Penniless”: John Kerry on Duke Cunningham’s $40,000-a-Year Prison Sentence Perk

Former Rep. Randy “Duke” Cunningham was due in court today for his sentencing on the fraud charges he pled guilty to on November 28, 2005. Cunningham’s attorneys asked for six years for the former Navy “Top Gun” flight instructor and Vietnam War flying ace. “His own misconduct has already left him penniless, homeless, estranged from […]

Analysis: Video Shows Leaders’ Dissonance

AP’s Ron Fournier reports today, “It’s no wonder Katrina has become a tipping point event that crystalized the public’s long-simmering concerns about the competence and accountability of government.” Here’s a quip from his analysis of the Katrina videos released on Wednesday: President Bush vowed, “We are fully prepared.” Mike Brown barked orders. Weather experts warned […]

John Kerry: WOW! Let’s Keep it Going!

The johnkerry.com community has done it again. 48 hours ago, I sent an urgent appeal asking our johnkerry.com community to rally behind three brave Iraq war veterans running for Congress. Thousands of you answered the call, raising over a quarter of a million dollars to help Illinois veteran Tammy Duckworth and two veterans running vitally important campaigns in Pennsylvania.

2 Out of 3 Americans Want U.S. Pull Out from Iraq

Ron posted earlier today about various polls that show Bush’s approval rating dropping even lower. Editor & Publisher reports that the Gallup Poll that Ron cited also shows that “2 out of 3 Americans want U.S. pull out from Iraq.” While newspaper editorials remain virtually silent on the subject, the American public seems to have […]