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Gore Implores Congress to Save Planet, Kerry Praises Gore on His Leadership Fighting Global Warming

Al Gore “made an emotional return to Congress” on Wednesday when he testified before before a joint hearing by two House committees and appealed to Congress “to act on global warming” and save the planet. Following his testimony to the House committees, Gore testified “before a Senate committee that included Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham […]

“Hillary 1984” Mystery Solved…

The mystery of who created the “Hillary 1984” ad has been solved by Arianna Huffington. It wasn’t a “swift boat” job… it was instead the work of “the work of Philip de Vellis, who was the Internet communications director for Sherrod Brown’s 2006 Senate campaign, and who now works at Blue State Digital, a company […]

Choking on It: Snow Swallows Own Old Words

Looks like Tony Snow got caught in a little case of what you say may come back to haunt you and you might choke on it… “What kinds of conversations does executive privilege protect?…What are the limits on privilege?” a newspaper columnist wrote in the spring of 1998 on a subject strangely familiar today. “Evidently, […]

House Votes for Subpoenas

The House Judiciary subcommittee defied Bush today and voted to “give their leaders the authority to force White House officials to testify on the firings of U.S. attorneys.” Get ready for the showdown… Not that Dems were even going to go for the BushCo offer, but White House spokespuppet Tony Snow said after the vote […]

The Governator is Right

I never thought I’d see the day that I would be posting here that Arhnold Schwarzenegger is right about something, but he’s got me on 2 counts. First on his comment that “Rush Limbaugh is irrelevant” and second on his statement yesterday in response to Bush’s Alternative Fuel Standard Act. The L.A Times reports on […]

Bush’s ‘Nasty and Bumbling’ Comments

George W. Bush proved long ago that he’s clueless when it comes to “What People Really Need.” Yesterday’s “nasty and bumbling comments” by Bush were just another glaring example of how clueless he is. “That’s right.” Unfortunately, the deal Mr. Bush offered Congress to make White House officials available for “interviews” did not come close […]

Gore in Washington

Dwight Eisenhower defined an intellectual as “someone who takes more words than he needs to tell you more than he knows.” No one ever compared Sen. James Imhofe to Ike or, for that matter, Al Gore to Einstein, but the former President’s definition will be at the heart of the debate in Washington this afternoon […]