| Home | About Us | Login/Register | Email News Tips |

A liberal dose of news, national and local politics, commentary, opinions and common sense conversation…

Friday Humor: Off With All Unpatriotic Heads

John Kerry Reacts to Bush’s Economic Press Conference in Chicago

Today, Bush held a press conference following a breakfast meeting with Chicago business leaders at The Museum of Science and Industry, using a picturesque backdrop of Chicago for a photo-op. AP News reports, “Bush gave a rambling 15 minute opening statement in which he talked about Chicago’s vibrant economy, the war on terrorism and the […]

Gallup Poll: Almost Two-Thirds Want Iraq Withdrawal

A new Gallup poll shows that nearly 2 in 3 Americans want a U.S. withdrawal from Iraq and close to 31% want withdrawal to start immediately. Results showed that almost 1 in 3 want to “pull the troops out and come home,” as soon as possible. About the same number seem to wish for a […]

Victory for Democrats: Judge Rules DeLay Stays on Ballot

Texas Democrats sued to keep Tom Delay on the general election ballot for November, maintaining that Texas election laws say that primary victors must appear on the general election ballot “unless they die or live outside the district on Election Day.” The Texas Dems pointed out that “DeLay still owns a Houston area home, where […]

Larry King Gives Bush a Free Ride

The NY Times reports that “Larry King Live” is the first stop in for damage control for “those with something to sell and those with something to hide;” King provides “a chance to explain oneself to the least contentious journalist in the land.” So, last night when Larry King interviewed George W. Bush, Bush got […]