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Bush Pleads for Patience in Iraq War, Kerry Tells Bush: “Patience is not a strategy”

In a speech today on the anniversary of the Iraq War, Bush pleaded for “more patience” from the American people, saying “success is possible but “will take months, not days or weeks.”” The war has stretched longer, with higher costs, than the White House ever predicted. On the fourth anniversary of the day Bush directed […]

Al Gore Week

This is going to be Al Gore Week, as the former VP and putative President of 2000, comes to Washington to testify about global warming to both the House and Senate. The media will be filled with hot air, not about the climate but Gore’s Presidential intentions, and why not? At this stage of the […]

Then & Now: Vietnam, Iraq & A Tale of Two Marches

Shaun Mullen who posts at The Moderate Voice has a wonderful post up today on his blog – Kiko’s House, about Saturday’s March on the Pentagon on the 4th anniversary of the Iraq War that also commemorated the October 1967, Vietnam War protest March on the Pentagon that many “considered a turning point in opposition […]

It May Have Been Against the Law

The Bush Administration’s song and dance attempts to explain why they fired the eight U.S. attorneys are doing nothing but digging a deeper hole for them. As they tap dance around with one bad explanation after another, “Story after story has proved to be untrue: that the prosecutors who were fired were poor performers; that […]

John Kerry on ‘FOX News Sunday’: “Nobody wants the White House or the Congress Interfering in our Judicial Process”

John Kerry was on FOX News Sunday with Chris Wallace on Sunday discussing the AttorneyGate scandal, Iraq and the ’08 election. The latest news in the AttorneyGate scandal shows Alberto Gonzales in deep with the removal of the prosecutors from their positions, as the WaPo reports that “The U.S. attorney in San Diego notified the […]