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  • Are You a Bushbot?

    08/05/2003 7:54:10 AM PDT · by banned not even a t shirt · 113 replies · 341+ views
    If you think Bush brought honor and dignity to the White House simply because he is not getting BJs from interns... then you just might be a Bushbot If you think Bush was upfront, forthcoming and totally honest about his reasons for invading Iraq.... then you just might be a Bushbot If you think it is just a liberal myth that Bush is controlled by big business interests... then you just might be a Bushbot If you think Bush's positions on education, assault weapons, prescription drugs, etc. are just games he has to play and are really good for conservatism...
  • Gore Assails Bush Policies in U.S., Iraq

    08/07/2003 2:18:20 PM PDT · by presidio9 · 16 replies · 154+ views
    Associated Press ^ | Thu, Aug 07, 2003 | RICHARD PYLE
    Emerging from the political shadows, former Vice President Al Gore (news - web sites) upbraided President Bush (news - web sites) on Thursday for pursuing a divisive, ideologically narrow agenda and misleading the nation on issues from Iraq (news - web sites) to the economy. The 2000 presidential nominee delivered the major policy address amid calls from some Democratic quarters for Gore to change his mind and join the crowded field of nine White House candidates. He tried to end that kind of talk with a simple declaration: "I am not going to join them, but later in the political...
  • Nobody do the voodoo like we do***ZOT***

    07/31/2003 8:16:05 AM PDT · by William Jefferson Bush · 46 replies · 253+ views
    Seatlle PI ^ | William Woods
    Will the Bush administration ignore the huge, unexpected drop in consumer confidence reported for June? Can it continue to gloss over the struggles of millions of U.S. families? Bush now faces the worst employment growth record of any administration since Herbert Hoover's. And its "tax cuts for the rich will help us all" mantra has an undertone of "who cares about the rest of you?" This administration really hasn't offered any workable strategies to lift the economy. The trickle-down strategy was deemed "voodoo economics" by Bush Sr. The deficit strategy may bankrupt us. Blaming Bill Clinton is just sophomoric. Will...
  • Morford: George W. Bush Means Nothing

    08/01/2003 6:45:18 AM PDT · by presidio9 · 167 replies · 664+ views
    San Francisco Chronicle ^ | Friday, August 1, 2003 | Mark Morford, Unrequited Bush Obsessive
    <p>Go ahead, ya smirkin' Texas lug, stumble around all scrunched and blank eyed and pseudo-manly, shove this country into a bloody unwinnable war and lie about all the reasons why, gouge the economy and ruin the schools and embarrass the nation every single day as you mangle grammar and meaning and truth. It doesn't really matter.</p>
  • Streisand: The Lies are Finally Catching Up

    07/30/2003 12:22:42 PM PDT · by presidio9 · 85 replies · 626+ views
    barbrastreisand.com ^ | July 30, 2003 | Barbra Streisand
    Recently, I decided to go back through my website and reread some of the statements I have written and links to articles I have posted. 2003 has been such a tumultuous year already ... Now we have the publicized revelations that the Bush administration exaggerated evidence of Iraq’s weapons of mass destruction and falsely implied that there were strong connections between al Qaeda and Iraq. Looking back, however, it is clear that these facts were known even before the war... but the media did not emphasize the story until it was already too late. For example, on March 26th we...
  • Roger (Bush hater) Ebert interview

    07/27/2003 2:36:08 PM PDT · by Roscoe Karns · 66 replies · 590+ views
    The Progressive magazine ^ | August 2003 | Matthew Rothschild
    [snip]When we get down to the interview, I speak with Ebert about Michael Moore, our current political climate, Bush and religion, and progressive films he likes.Afterwards, I walk him back to his car. The license plate reads "Movies." Q: Tell me what was your reaction to Michael Moore's acceptance speech at the Academy Awards. Ebert: I heard him give the same speech the day before at the Independent Spirit Awards, where he stood up straight, and looked the audience in the eye, and took his time. It got a good response, although that audience was more receptive than the academy....
  • The Techno-Voting Nightmare: Digital Vote Corruption [Barf Alert !]

    07/27/2003 10:23:04 PM PDT · by ex-Texan · 10 replies · 393+ views
    OpEdNews.com ^ | 7/27/2003 | Rob Kall
    The Techno-Voting Nightmare: Digital Vote Corruption First California-- then the 2004 Elections. Imagine that a rogue programmer gets access to a few networks of computers in the California special gubernatorial election. The programmer manipulates the software to count wrong, making sure that Darrell Issa or whoever is running on the Republican ticket gets 10% more votes than the voters really gave him. This software "fix" will do it's work then delete itself. The program can be made to randomize the bogus numbers so they are a little different percentage at each voting location. Now imagine that this is not some...
  • Caution: Wizard at Work (Harry Potter director compares W to Voldemort)

    07/27/2003 4:55:04 PM PDT · by Paul Atreides · 37 replies · 171+ views
    MSNBC.com ^ | 8-04-03 | Carla Power and Devin Gordon
    Behind the Magic: The Harry Potter movie franchise has a new director and a new Dumbledore. Things are getting Sirius. An exclusive visit to 2004’s ‘Prisoner of Azkaban’ By Carla Power and Devin Gordon NEWSWEEK Aug. 4 issue — Between takes at the shrieking shack—a ghoulish, precariously quaking house on the fringes of the wizard village Hogsmeade—actor Daniel Radcliffe fiddles with his magic wand. Today’s scene is a doozy: Harry Potter finally confronts the sinister (for now) Sirius Black. OVER THE SCREECHING din of the shack, Radcliffe repeatedly shouts, “You betrayed my parents! You’re the reason they’re dead!” During a...
  • Kristin Gore Inks Deal to Write Novel

    07/22/2003 5:48:03 PM PDT · by Shermy · 26 replies · 316+ views
    AP ^ | July 22, 2003
    NEW YORK - Kristin Gore, daughter of former Vice President Al Gore, is writing a novel. "Sammy's Hill," the story of a health care analyst working for an Ohio senator, is tentatively scheduled to come out in 2005. Financial terms were not disclosed. Gore, who will be published by Miramax Books, has a background in both show business and politics. She gave speeches during her father's 2000 presidential campaign and wrote for the animated Fox television series "Futurama." At least one child of a famous politician has become a successful author. Margaret Truman, daughter of President Truman, wrote a series...
  • To Show Loyalty, Rice Lies for Bush

    07/18/2003 5:42:51 AM PDT · by conservative forever · 85 replies · 4,832+ views
    New York Observer ^ | Joe Conason
    According to contemporary political lore, the Bush clan exalts loyalty above every other virtue. Other politicians envy that inviolable code, whose power is reflected in the absence of leaks from the White House, in the lockstep obedience of politicians in Congress and around the country, and in the enormous cash donations from hundreds of wealthy "friends." This is how dynasties are built to endure. But at the highest level, in the inner councils, such feudal allegiances often require awful sacrifice and compromise. For those who now work for George W. Bush, loyalty means surrendering professional integrity and accepting public humiliation....
  • Bob Graham's Latest Five Letter Word: Impeachment

    07/18/2003 1:37:25 PM PDT · by Arthur Wildfire! March · 18 replies · 414+ views
    The man can't even count past five, as was evidenced when Senator Bob Graham tried to count the letters in the word, 'deceit'. Now for his new five letter word: 'impeach'. Graham might not be smart enough to count the fingers of more than one hand, but he knows so much more about the articles of impeachment than we do. Oh, yes. He's brilliant. He was elected in Flori-duh, after all. But I have some questions for Mr. Graham: when will he call for the impeachment of his fellow senators who beg campaign fund raisers from someone whom the senate...
  • How George Bush Is Losing Two Wars [troll zotted]

    07/17/2003 12:20:03 PM PDT · by nygop2 · 106 replies · 338+ views
    The plain facts are shocking. Nine thousand families are currently homeless in New York City, the highest number on record. Indeed, homelessness is rising across the country as jobs vanish, incomes shrink and families are forced onto the streets. Meanwhile, George W. Bush is spending the astounding sum of $4 billion a month in taxpayers’ money to keep 146,000 U.S. troops in Iraq—troops who are being murdered on a daily basis, with over 70 dead American soldiers since the war ended on May 1 and no foreseeable improvement. This confusion of priorities is an embarrassment to this country and Mr....
  • He speaks - and oh, the things he says!

    07/13/2003 6:51:18 PM PDT · by FascistSlayer · 344 replies · 315+ views
    White House.gov ^ | 1/31/2003 | White House
    Q One question for you both. Do you believe that there is a link between Saddam Hussein, a direct link, and the men who attacked on September the 11th? THE PRESIDENT: I can't make that claim. http://www.whitehouse.gov/news/releases/2003/01/20030131-23.html
  • War and single-term presidents- A curse on the White House

    07/07/2003 8:32:59 AM PDT · by Brian S · 27 replies · 453+ views
    LA Times ^ | 07-06-03 | Ed Stockly
    <p>Call it the curse of the wartime president. Not a single U.S. president who has led the country into a major war has gone on to serve another full term in the White House. Not James Madison after the War of 1812. Not Woodrow Wilson after World War I.</p> <p>Not Lyndon Johnson after Vietnam. And not George H.W. Bush, who won a popular war but was unable to win over everyday Americans a second time. Will the current President Bush, who is expected to raise record amounts of money in his re-election bid, be able to buck this long and curious trend in American history? Every president who has led this country into full-scale war has paid a heavy price politically and personally. Most chose not to run for re-election and, upon leaving office, saw their vision for America rejected by the voters, their party defeated and their rivals elected. Some left office with shattered reputations, fading into a marginalized obscurity and irrelevance. And the few who survived grueling re-election campaigns were swiftly cut down by illness or assassination.</p>
  • Has she no shame? [Conason on Coulter--Some Men Just Can't Handle Blondes]

    07/05/2003 10:44:31 AM PDT · by publius1 · 353 replies · 931+ views
    Salon ^ | July 4, 2003 | Joe Conason
    July 4, 2003 | "Slander" is defined in Bouvier's Law Dictionary as "a false defamation (expressed in spoken words, signs, or gestures) which injures the character or reputation of the person defamed." The venerable American legal lexicon goes on to note that such defamatory words are sometimes "actionable in themselves, without proof of special damages," particularly when they impute "guilt of some offence for which the party, if guilty, might be indicted and punished by the criminal courts; as to call a person a 'traitor.'" So how appropriate it is that in the rapidly growing Ann Coulter bibliography, last year's...
  • Kids fear Ann Coulter (Liberal commie Rat Humor with a barf alert)

    07/04/2003 7:00:54 AM PDT · by TLBSHOW · 61 replies · 609+ views
    tallahassee ^ | 7/1/2003 | Andy Borowitz
    Kids fear Ann Coulter "Mommy, make the scary lady go away." Those are the tearful words of Kaylee Brodkin, 7, of Gary, Ind., who for the last five days has been awakened in the middle of the night by terrifying nightmares - nightmares featuring television pundit/author Ann Coulter. With the ubiquitous Coulter currently on a national book tour, little Kaylee's sad story is far from an isolated occurrence. "More and more these days, we are seeing small children who have been traumatized by Ann Coulter," said Dr. Harmon Densmore, chief clinical psychologist at the Chartwell Children's Institute based at the...
  • American Traveler International Apology Shirt (FRreepertunity/Barf Alert / Blood Boiling Alert)

    07/04/2003 10:21:34 PM PDT · by IncPen · 96 replies · 598+ views
    American Apology Shirt ^ | 7/4/03 | http://americanapologyshirt.com/
    Front: American Traveler International Apology Shirt. Back: "I'm sorry my president's an idiot. I didn't vote for him." In the six official UN languages.
  • Bush and Lies and Drugs and Videos (Barf and more barf)

    07/04/2003 7:18:34 AM PDT · by TrebleRebel · 8 replies · 184+ views
    Pravda ^ | 07/04/2003 | Timothy Bancroft-Hinchey
    When aggression walks where diplomacy belongs, everyone is a loser The first notion that something sinister was happening was when the team led by George W. Bush stunned the world by snatching an election result from Al Gore's Democrats with less votes and with serious questions raised as to the legality of the process, especially in Florida. A strange process, to say the least. Soon after, September 11th occurred, the Pearl Harbor of the 21st century, complete with the Pentagon aircraft collision. Another strange process, to say the least. Then there was Afghanistan, on the crest of the wave. With...
  • Spirit of 4th of July shamelessly politicized (MEGA-PROJECTILE BARF ALERT)

    07/04/2003 7:51:54 AM PDT · by Chi-townChief · 18 replies · 298+ views
    Chicago Tribune ^ | July 4, 2003 | John McCarron. John McCarron teaches, consults and writes about urban affairs
    Was there ever a 4th of July so untimely? Has our national birthday ever fallen on a day that calls for less flag-waving, not more? Or more cries out for sober reflection rather than bottle rockets and Uncle Sam suits? I can't remember one. Still we'll be marching Friday. We'll parade down the middle of Central Street, in our uniform of choice (a visor and T-shirt of a girls softball team) behind the fire engines and ahead of the drum-and-bugle corps. Back home, the national ensign will be hung, per holiday routine, over the front porch. Out back, the Kingsfords...
  • ‘Operation: Hidden Agenda’ an ethics teacher’s answer to U.S. military deck of Iraq’s most wanted

    06/29/2003 1:57:37 PM PDT · by TankerKC · 84 replies · 535+ views
    Santa Cruz Sentinel ^ | June 23, 2003 | ROBYN MOORMEISTER
    By ROBYN MOORMEISTERSentinel staff writer This high school teacher doesn’t think the U.S. government is playing with a full deck. So she’s printed up her own decks in an effort to prove it. Available locally, the ‘‘Operation: Hidden Agenda" playing cards are Kathy Eder’s answer to the U.S. military’s distribution of its most wanted list card collection — the Bush administration’s unique and portable list of 55 wanted former Iraqi government officials. Eder’s cards are a little different than George W.’s. There are pictures of U.S. government officials, like the four of spades featuring Central Command Commander in Chief Tommy...
  • "What You Can Do About Bush"-View From The Left ("Elevated Risk" Barf Alert)

    06/23/2003 10:42:33 PM PDT · by eric_da_grate · 6 replies · 155+ views
    San Francisco Chronicle | June 23, 2003 | Harley Sorensen
    What You Can Do About Bush VIEW FROM THE LEFT Harley Sorensen, Special to SF Gate Monday, June 23, 2003 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- From our 1776 Declaration of Independence: "We hold these Truths to be self-evident, that all Men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness -- That to secure these Rights, Governments are instituted among Men, deriving their just Powers from the Consent of the Governed, that whenever any Form of Government becomes destructive of these Ends, it is the Right of the...
  • "Is Disney Lying to America About Michael Moore?" (ABC-Disney-Miramax funding project)

    06/22/2003 12:42:11 PM PDT · by weegee · 18 replies · 425+ views
    ChronWatch ^ | June 13, 2003 | Jon Alvarez
    "Is Disney Lying to America About Michael Moore?" Posted by Jon Alvarez Friday, June 13, 2003 Is Disney Lying to America? By now everyone has heard the rumors about Disney being involved with the vile anti-American Michael Moore and his latest project. The proposed title of it is ''Fahrenheit 911'' and it's rumored to be a conspiracy film aimed primarily at attacking President Bush. Many Americans are/were up in arms over this not only because of the nature of the film, but because many feel that Disney represents traditional American values (at least in theory). Now, here's the lowdown on...
  • Cusack Attacks Michael Moore

    06/10/2003 10:28:17 AM PDT · by Paul Atreides · 28 replies · 237+ views
    IMDB.com ^ | 6-10-03
    Hollywood star John Cusack has attacked filmmaker Michael Moore for failing to support the Democratic party in the last American presidential elections. Moore, who won the Best Documentary Oscar at this year's Academy Awards for his anti-gun film Bowling For Columbine, threw his backing behind left-wing candidate Ralph Nader in the 2000 elections - but Cusack believes that he should have joined him in tactical support of Democratic candidate Al Gore instead - to ensure Republican George W. Bush was beaten. Cusack explains, "He lost a lot of credibility when he went and campaigned for Ralph Nader because he was...
  • Streisand Alert: "Let's Unite!"

    06/20/2003 11:14:25 PM PDT · by lainie · 53 replies · 692+ views
    bs ^ | June 18, 2003 | bs
    I have reflected a great deal over the years about the need for dialogue and unity among various minority and progressive communities. The presidential primary process is underway, and this is the time when the candidates within the Democratic party work to differentiate themselves from one other. It is important, however, to keep in mind that the end goal for all of us is to elect a Democratic president who will work to provide a decent education for the most underprivileged children, pass tax cuts for the lower and middle classes rather than the wealthy, protect the environment and a...
  • Gore TV channel to outfox US rightwing media

    06/20/2003 3:41:50 AM PDT · by harpu · 41 replies · 376+ views
    The Guardian (a Brit 'slime' rag) ^ | 6/20/03 | Dominic Timms
    The GuardianFormer US vice president Al Gore is planning to launch a liberal cable TV news network to challenge the dominance of rightwing media such as the market leading Fox News.Mr Gore, a Democrat who was beaten to the White House by George Bush in a controversial contest three years ago, is talking to financial backers and entertainment veterans about launching the channel.Although it is not clear what format the liberal network would take, sources close to Mr Gore said the former presidential candidate was firmly behind the venture. "He can pull out at any time. He can say, 'This...
  • Stop The Gay Canadians!

    06/20/2003 7:42:29 AM PDT · by Mister Magoo · 56 replies · 571+ views
    SF Gate ^ | June 20, 2003 | Mark Morford
    <p>Hordes of quivering GOP lawmakers and vast throngs of proudly homophobic right-wing Christian Americans fell into an adorable tizzy the other day as the entire really, really big country of Canada announced it will change its law to allow full-on homosexual marriage anywhere in the whole country including Vancouver and Toronto and even "that weird province with all the gay French people."</p>
  • ARTISTIC LEFT VS ANTI WAR LEFT REGARDING LAURA BUSH

    05/07/2003 8:16:47 PM PDT · by woofie · 13 replies · 322+ views
    KOB am radio ^ | 05/07/2003 | Kurt Christopher
    This morning the am radio talk guy said that the dance performance of New Mexico kids which Laura Bush will attend is the target of protestors who hate the Bush presidency. They are attacking the organization which is putting on the production...(a good noble art loving group who is doing something for kids) Swastikas have been sent and the woman who heads up the organization has been told that she has the blood of innocent Iraqi children on her hands ... This raises the question in the Santa Fe liberal community whether to be nice to the children doing art...
  • How I Went From Gene McCarthy to Joe McCarthy in Three Days

    06/13/2003 1:29:08 AM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 14 replies · 604+ views
    FrontPageMagazine.com ^ | Friday, June 13, 2003 | Steven Salzman
    The neighborhood that I live in is situated in the zone just below Chambers Street and immediately north of the World Trade Center site. Over the years, most of the old industrial lofts have been converted to residential family homes. Many of the buildings are only 4-5 stories tall, so the Twin Towers organically affected the lighting and temperature of the immediate area. The people who live down here are a typically quirky New York mix of the art and financial communities. Schools had been built recently, sadly within collapsing distance of the Towers. The daily street scene is as...
  • A BIG THANK YOU to all you Viking Kittens, from very grateful Admin Mods!

    06/09/2003 6:10:00 AM PDT · by continued at bottom · 31 replies · 272+ views
  • Cracks in the Dam

    06/05/2003 11:01:42 AM PDT · by vote eisenhower · 34 replies · 243+ views
    W. David Jenkins III
    THEN: "We believe he has, in fact, reconstituted nuclear weapons." - Vice President Dick Cheney on NBC's Meet the Press, March 16 "Intelligence gathered by this and other governments leaves no doubt that the Iraq regime continues to possess and conceal some of the most lethal weapons ever devised." - George W. Bush, Address to the Nation, March 17, 2003 NOW: "I don't believe anyone that I know in the administration ever said that Iraq had nuclear weapons." - Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld, (at a hearing of the Senate's appropriations subcommittee on defense, May 14) This is such nonsense. Now...
  • Why would anyone drink Corona beer?

    06/06/2003 9:17:54 AM PDT · by its gilligan · 97 replies · 1,548+ views
    Why would anyone drink Corona Beer? I mean Mexico is not exactly known for producing quality beer in the first place. Yet this is like the dregs of Mexican brews. Its the Old Milwaukee of Mexican Beers. A poor Mexcian farm worker would probably just as soon drink his own urine as drink this concoction. The fact that you need to put a piece of fruit in the bottle to get it down should tell you something. Yet people here pay $7 a six pack for this stuff. Well, I think I know who drinks it. It's the freepers! You...
  • Why Administration Mod in 2004?

    06/04/2003 10:17:52 AM PDT · by upheaval · 105 replies · 1,062+ views
    <p>Wherever Administration Moderator went, he was greeted by huge, enthusiastic crowds of cheering people – people as far as the eye could see - reaching out to Administration Moderator and he reaching back at every opportunity. Administration Moderator has got the right stuff, he loved being with the FReepers and the FReepers loved being with Administration Moderator. There is a genuine connection between the Moderator and his message and the FReepers. Administration Moderator could capture the presidency in 2004!</p>
  • ZOT! Aliens

    06/03/2003 11:28:50 AM PDT · by wrong whey · 90 replies · 566+ views
    Shirlene Gish
    Through the federal government, President Bush has been able to declare WAR in a "foreign" country. Unlike Viet Nam, Bush jump started the war with Iraq. With all of this diversion going on, WHY doesn't the media report on the real truth? That being that the de facto unlawful government state of Hawaii isn't a "STATE" at all and never has been. The fraud, lie and coverup has been all along that Hawaii has been militarily occupied for the past 110 years. There lives today 274 men/women that are of the true nationality of being Hawaiian. They never signed the...
  • Hey, they've done it for us: liberalartists.com

    05/30/2003 6:29:15 PM PDT · by lainie · 26 replies · 227+ views
    Because "all of them" wouldn't be as interesting a website.
  • Right-wing control leaves no reason for rejoicing

    05/30/2003 5:33:30 PM PDT · by Enemy Of The State · 63 replies · 357+ views
    BSU DAILY NEWS ^ | 5.29.03 | B.J. Paschal, professor emeritus of psychology
    Right-wing control leaves no reason for rejoicing YOUR TURN by B.J. Paschal, professor emeritus of psychology May 29, 2003 Some of my Taliban Republican critics take great pride in telling me that Benjamin Franklin urged the delegates of the Constitutional Convention of 1787 to open their sessions with morning prayers.But they fail to mention that the records show that the delegates refused to even debate the issue.I usually ask them if they have read Franklin's statement about the proposed Constitution (which was adopted). Of course, he prophesied that this effort would fail: "There is no form of government but...
  • It's Not So Funny Any More

    05/30/2003 5:58:18 AM PDT · by another one bites the duck · 52 replies · 920+ views
  • Bush Equated with Hitler in 'Matrix' Sequel?

    05/22/2003 6:50:32 AM PDT · by TaRaRaBoomDeAyGoreLostToday! · 84 replies · 574+ views
    worldnetdaily.com ^ | 5/22/03 | Joe Kovacs
    HOLLYWOOD VS. AMERICABush equated with Hitler in 'Matrix' sequel?Image of president shown with dictator in discussion of evil Posted: May 22, 20031:00 a.m. Eastern By Joe Kovacs © 2003 WorldNetDaily.com Is President Bush equated with Adolf Hitler in the science-fiction flick "The Matrix Reloaded"? The question is being asked in connection with a scene in the new movie where images of Bush and the German dictator are displayed during a discussion of evil in the world. Adolf Hitler "If they're saying our president is in the same league as Adolf Hitler, then I don't want to see this movie," says Mark...
  • Bush's Basket - Why the President Had to Show His....(Read it before its deleted!)

    05/20/2003 11:26:24 AM PDT · by dead · 224 replies · 1,047+ views
    Village Voice ^ | May 21 - 27, 2003 | Richard Goldstein
    In the annals of infotainment, few moments match the sight of George Bush leaping from the cockpit of a fighter jet and striding across the deck of a carrier at sea. Top Gun: The Pseudo Event enchanted the public, horrified liberals, and galvanized the press. Suddenly media mavens noticed that Bush's handlers have elevated the photo-op to pure cinema. So what else is new? Actually there was something novel about this occasion, but it passed utterly below the radar. Discretion prevented anyone from mentioning that Bush's outfit gave him a very vivid basket. This was the first a time a...
  • Ed Garvey: Mainstream media still treating Bush with kid gloves

    05/21/2003 11:54:44 AM PDT · by gitmo · 18 replies · 159+ views
    The Capital Times ^ | 5/13/2003 | Ed Garvey
    The New York Times ran a front-page apology Sunday for a reporter who filed deceptive stories. It is unusual for a news source to admit a mistake and the Times is to be commended. But read the opening paragraph and ask if it should be applied to a much broader group of journalists: "A staff reporter for the New York Times committed frequent acts of journalistic fraud while covering significant news events in recent months, an investigation by Times journalists has found." Wouldn't it be refreshing if Fox News, CNBC, CBS and others were to make the same apology for...
  • Michael Moore Tells Cannes Int'l Film Buyers he has Footage of Bush Dining with Bin Laden

    05/19/2003 2:48:37 PM PDT · by ewing · 84 replies · 2,474+ views
    Aint it Cool News ^ | May 19, 2003 | Harry Knowles
    Peddling his new film Farenheit 9/11 to the dupes overseas
  • Any Movie Lovers Want to Help Me Educate Michael Moore Fans?

    05/19/2003 8:42:52 AM PDT · by LanPB01 · 13 replies · 430+ views
    Ain't It Cool Movie News ^ | 5-19-03 | Moriarty
    Nobody Knows Details On Michael Moore’s New Film!! Hey, everyone. "Moriarty" here with some Rumblings From The Lab. Michael Moore is fearless. If I was pissing people off with the same power and resources as he is right this moment, then I’d be worried sick about what might happen. Not him, though.
  • ZOT! You are boring us

    05/16/2003 1:32:54 PM PDT · by redleif · 30 replies · 300+ views
    Lowcountry Now | Friday, May 2, 2003 | John David Rose
  • The war over the judiciary (Ellen Goodman has gone over the top)

    05/15/2003 3:12:21 PM PDT · by TheRedSoxWinThePennant · 21 replies · 414+ views
    boston rag ^ | 5-15-03 | ellen goodman
    <p>COULD SOMEBODY please tell George W. Bush that he is not commander in chief of the judiciary? No matter how ''hot'' he looked in his flight suit, black robes require a cooler demeanor. The administration seems to think that the president has the right to appoint judges the way he can appoint overseers to Iraq. It has forgotten that the Senate is supposed to advise and consent -- and sometimes dissent.</p>
  • Probably One of the Most Vicious Anti-Bush Letters You'll Ever Read

    05/12/2003 1:43:25 PM PDT · by bogeybob · 230 replies · 702+ views
    Lewiston Sun-Journal ^ | May 12, 2003 | Paul Macri
    Hail to the great hyprocrite Paul F. Macri, Auburn, Maine President Bush is a great American, a great American hypocrite, that is. My stomach turned last Thursday night as Bush’s jet landed on the USS Abraham Lincoln and America saw him in a flight suit for the first time since he went AWOL from the Texas National Guard more than 30 years ago. Don’t those cheering sailors — who truly are brave and did serve their country — know that Dubya conveniently sat out the Vietnam War, not as a protester or Rhodes Scholar, but with a rich boy’s “in”...
  • Stephanopoulos: Candidate Not Wrong to Say Bush Stole Election

    05/14/2003 11:24:38 AM PDT · by Paul Ross · 63 replies · 471+ views
    Don Imus, Quoted in NewsMax ^ | 5/14/03 | Carl Limbacher
    NewsMax.com   Wednesday, May 14, 2003 12:07 p.m. EDTStephanopoulos: Candidate Not Wrong to Say Bush Stole Election In a radio interview Wednesday morning, ABC's "This Week" host George Stephanopoulos defended a claim by one of the Democratic Party presidential candidates that President Bush stole the 2000 election, saying it was "a reasonable inference" based on the evidence. Stephanopoulos was asked to respond to a comment by former Illinois Sen. Carol Moseley Braun, who told Sen. Joe Lieberman during the party's May 3 presidential debate: "We need to pursue opportunities for individuals to vote, instead of making it a high hurdle...
  • Remember to Vote Out Democrats

    05/13/2003 5:26:28 AM PDT · by returntoprosperity · 39 replies · 257+ views
    <p>Return to prosperity. Throw every single Democrat out of office.</p>
  • Bush did indeed fail to finish military duty

    05/13/2003 8:57:11 PM PDT · by GrandmaPatriot · 25 replies · 609+ views
    In reply to Sandra Anderson's May 9 letter to the editor, "President deserves to wear military uniform," here are some facts regarding President Bush's failure to serve honorably in the Texas Air National Guard: After serving less than two years in the Texas Guard he moved to Alabama to work on a political campaign. He had requested a transfer to the Alabama Guard, but ignored an order to report for duty there and simply never showed up. He also never reported to the Texas Guard again after he moved back to Texas. Bush has said that he quit flying in...
  • ABC'S "Nightline" dedicated to slamming Bush's Aircraft Carrier landing!

    05/08/2003 9:52:55 PM PDT · by I'm ALL Right! · 48 replies · 451+ views
    ABC | 5/8/03 | I'm ALL Right!
    ABC is broadcasting the Dem's desperation far and wide! Their entire program was dedicated to slamming President Bush's visit to the Lincoln. I find it amazing that this issue has become such an enormous talking point for the Democrats. Obviously, they don't have anything of substance to criticize about, and they are grasping at straws.
  • I loathe America, and what it has done to the rest of the world.

    05/07/2003 5:15:08 PM PDT · by Leisler · 278 replies · 2,584+ views
    Telegraph.Com ^ | Filed: 08/05/2003) | Margaret Drabble
    I knew that the wave of anti-Americanism that would swell up after the Iraq war would make me feel ill. And it has. It has made me much, much more ill than I had expected. My anti-Americanism has become almost uncontrollable. It has possessed me, like a disease. It rises up in my throat like acid reflux, that fashionable American sickness. I now loathe the United States and what it has done to Iraq and the rest of the helpless world. I can hardly bear to see the faces of Bush and Rumsfeld, or to watch their posturing body language,...