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Quote of the Day: “How to Stop Bitching and Start a Green Revolution”

From Politico on John and Teresa Heinz Kerry’s new book This Moment On Earth: The couple has written a forceful new book, “This Moment on Earth,” which could serve as a primer for how to stop bitching and start a green revolution. A personal note on the Politico review from Melody Simmons… we could have […]

Olbermann on Tom DeLay’s “Delusions of Grandeur”

Talk about “Delusions of Grandeur”… Keith Olbermann hit Tom DeLay right between the eyes with his Special Comment on Monday night that points out if you go to “Google and type in the name “Tom DeLay” and the phrase “Delusions of Grandeur”… “you get 11,500 results.” Watch the Video of Olbermann’s Special Comment here: Priceless…

Gonzales Cuts Out or If You Can’t Stand the Heat – Get Out of the News Conference

Alberto Gonzales apparently couldn’t stand the heat during a news conference on Tuesday and he hot-footed it out of the line of fire… A scheduled 15-minute news conference with Atty. Gen. Alberto Gonzales was quickly cut short in Chicago on Tuesday, with Gonzales leaving the room after just three questions about the controversial dismissal of […]

Bring Them Home: Senate Backs Iraq Pullout Proposal

Bring Them Home… Senate Democrats pushed and won Tuesday when turned back a Republican amendment that would have removed a troop withdrawal plan from the emergency military funding legislation. In a 50 – 48 vote that was aided by the defection of Republican war critic, Senator Chuck Hagel of Nebraska, Senate Democrats signaled to Bush, […]

John Kerry on The Daily Show

Did you catch John Kerry on The Daily Show Monday night, talking about his new environmental book released written with Teresa Heinz Kerry — ‘This Moment On Earth‘? If you missed it, you can watch it here: RELATED POSTS: ‘This Moment On Earth’ Momentum John and Teresa Heinz Kerry Discuss ‘This Moment On Earth’ on […]

Tony Snow’s Cancer Returns

On the heels of the news that Elizabeth Edwards’ cancer has returned comes the news that White House Press Secretary Tony Snow’s cancer has also returned. Snow’s deputy, Dana M. Perino, broke into tears at an off-camera briefing this morning as she announced that the cancer has spread to his liver. Doctors discovered it when […]

Solid Majority Favors Congressional Troop Deadline

A new Pew Research poll shows that a “solid majority of Americans say they want their congressional representative to support a bill calling for a withdrawal of U.S. forces from Iraq by August 2008.” Nearly six-in-ten (59%) say they would like to see their representative vote for such legislation, compared with just 33% who want […]