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    06/14/2012 8:04:29 PM PDT · by Eva · 27 replies
    Breitbart TV ^ | 61/13/12 | John Nolte
    The producers behind HBO's "Game of Thrones" would've been better off had they simple said what is likely the truth, that they hate George W. Bush and impaled his prosthetic head on a pole for the kind of childish shits and giggles the Secret Service might want to look into. Instead, they offer absurd explanations that, in my opinion, only prove what sniveling weasals (sic) they really are:
  • Laura Bush Supports Gay Marriage, Abortion

    05/12/2010 6:47:05 PM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 851 replies · 25,113+ views ^ | May 12, 2010 | RUSSELL GOLDMAN
    Former first lady Laura Bush has broken with her husband on the premier social issues of his administration and said she backs gay marriage and abortion. After more than eight years of silence on the controversial issues, Mrs. Bush said in an interview with CNN's Larry KingTuesday, that gay marriage and abortion were points of contention with her husband, former President George W. Bush. Mrs. Bush in recent weeks has been promoting her memoir "Spoken from the Heart," in which she writes about her life both before and after becoming first lady. In response to a question about gay marriage,...
  • Return With Us Now To the Peaceful Protest Imagery Of the Bush Years

    03/29/2010 11:23:32 AM PDT · by SmokingJoe · 12 replies · 1,371+ views
    Big Journalism ^ | Mar 29th 2010 | Warner Todd Huston
    With all the tales in the Old Media of the supposed violence committed by Tea Partiers going on since Obama’s takeover of our nation’s healthcare system, I thought it might be instructive to recall how hate-filled the unhinged left is in America today. A year ago, the good folks at Zomblog assembled a great series of photos showing the mental derangement exhibited by the human detritus at those once ubiquitous anti-war rallies that the distempered left hosted so often between the years 2003 and 2009… you know, those anti-war rallies that totally disappeared after Obama took office even as the...
  • The left portrays Bush as a monkey.

    03/06/2010 7:43:38 PM PST · by Jet Jaguar · 6 replies · 374+ views
    the internets ^ | March 6, 2010 | N/A
  • CSM: Was the Truther Democrat who shot those cops at the Pentagon a “right-wing extremist”?

    Anyone who’s listened to Rush Limbaugh’s daily stream of hateful Democratic Truther talking points knows the answer.
  • Hollywood STILL Bashing Bush-- Law & Order Actors Want Bush Prosecuted

    09/27/2009 2:59:45 PM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 28 replies · 1,209+ views ^ | Sept. 27, 2009 | Jim Hoft
    The next time the wee-wee-weepy-whiney left and President Pantywaist cry about the treatment they are getting at town hall meetings, show them this. President Bush has been out of office for 9 months and the Hollywood leftists are still bashing him. Click Photo for Video--
  • Dear MSM..Before You Go Reporting How Racist and Crazy The 9/12 Tea Party Protesters Were...

    09/13/2009 12:01:24 PM PDT · by Dallas59 · 21 replies · 9,427+ views
    Internet / Various ^ | 09/13/2009 | Internet
    ...Or how they were all religious nuts and acting "un-American".....A little reminder from just a few short years ago... ...just a few of the thousands.
  • Never-Ending Katrina Bias

    09/02/2009 3:16:05 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 14 replies · 746+ views ^ | September 2, 2009 | Brent Bozell
    Four years have elapsed since one of the most amazing cases of Republican-bashing media bias in the television era began. The media elites laugh when preachers say immorality causes God to send hurricanes, but they suggested with straight faces that Hurricane Katrina was a death sentence President Bush and his cronies brought to the less fortunate. In the early spin, race-baiting rapper Kanye West and "objective" anchors like Brian Williams were in rhetorical sync: George Bush didn't care about black people. On "The Daily Show," Williams said "everyone" knew Bush would have done better if white people were endangered: "Everyone...
  • Opinion: How will liberals react to Obama maintaining Bush-era security policies?

    08/29/2009 12:35:58 PM PDT · by MinorityRepublican · 13 replies · 529+ views
    San Jose Mercury News ^ | August 28, 2009
    SAN DIEGO — They say the older you get, the smarter your parents get. Likewise, it seems, the deeper President Barack Obama gets into his first term, the smarter President George W. Bush gets. Hard-line liberals will never accept this. They have too much invested in the narrative of Bush-as-incompetent-dolt to make room for the possibility that the Texas Republican got one or two things right in eight years. Nor do they want to believe that the supposedly more enlightened Obama is emulating his predecessor. Yet the Obama administration has — on issues both foreign and domestic — adopted as...
  • STOP H8N

    07/07/2009 3:50:40 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 33 replies · 1,198+ views ^ | July 7, 2009 | Lorie Byrd
    I saw a bumper sticker today that said "STOP H8N." The first thought that came to mind was of the vile hatred I had seen directed at Sarah Palin over the weekend. Make that over the past year. I have tried to imagine how those on the left see Palin, but I don't get it. I despise what Barack Obama is doing to the country I love, but I don't make horrible, crude jokes about his precious daughters. I don't ridicule people he loves who have disabilities. I don't understand how anyone could do that and still have any self...
  • Condoms with the face of Adolf, Saddam...George W?

    06/14/2009 5:04:36 PM PDT · by wedwo · 7 replies · 601+ views
    Some sick designer went and equated GW to some of the greatest tyrants of the past 100 years. click here to read more
  • Presidential satire takes Hopium break

    06/13/2009 2:24:47 PM PDT · by rellimpank · 41 replies · 2,011+ views
    Chicago Tribune ^ | 13 june 09 | John Kass
    Has President Barack Obama inadvertently killed off presidential satire? Is this American art form, once practiced expertly by late night television comedians, now dead? All signs point to "yes." It's not that he did it on purpose. Obama has a fine sense of humor and can take a joke and tell jokes on himself. And he's got a magnetic smile. But according to one theory, he came home exhausted after a long day in the Oval Office, tired from transcending the politics of our past, and from appointing another couple of dozen czars to run things. So he sat down...
  • Museum Shooter Hated "Right Wing" In Addition to Christianity, Bush, and Fox News' O'reilly

    06/12/2009 8:36:46 AM PDT · by icwhatudo · 38 replies · 1,730+ views
    Multiple ^ | 6-12-09 | Freeper Research
    HATES THE RIGHT WING FOR BEING NON VIOLENT“The American Right-wing (RW) with few exceptions is totally Pacifist. They are "educators." The RW does NOTHING BUT TALK. It offers no Goal, no short or long-term objectives, no plan of action against the well-known enemy. There is no strategy, no tactical advice. Only the warning: DO NOTHING, BREAK NO LAWS, SIT TIGHT (as it has for almost 100-years). (7 or 8 paragraphs from bottom)
  • Holocaust Museum shooter von Brunn a 9/11 'truther' who hated 'neo-cons', Bush, McCain

    06/10/2009 2:43:22 PM PDT · by LdSentinal · 127 replies · 6,044+ views ^ | 6/10/09 | Kathy Shaidle
    The man accused of opening fire at the Holocaust Museum in Washington, DC on June 10, James W. von Brunn, left a trail of unhinged writings around the internet. The anti-semitism of von Brunn is the first thing one notices when visiting these bizarre websites. However, like those of most "white supremacists", many of von Brunn's political views track "Left" rather than "Right." Clearly, a re-evaluation of these obsolete definitions is long overdue. For example, he unleashed his hatred of both Presidents Bush and other "neo-conservatives" in online essays. As even some "progressives" such as the influential Adbusters magazine publicly...
  • A Slow Burn Becomes a Raging Fire- Disdain for U.S. Policies May Have Led to Alleged Spying for Cuba

    06/07/2009 5:35:00 AM PDT · by La Lydia · 46 replies · 2,007+ views
    Washington Post ^ | June 7, 2009 | Mary Beth Sheridan and Del Quentin Wilber
    He was a courtly State Department intelligence analyst from a prominent family who loved to sail and peruse the London Review of Books. Occasionally, he would voice frustration with U.S. policies, but to his liberal neighbors in Northwest D.C. it was nothing out of the ordinary. "We were all appalled by the Bush years," one said. What Walter Kendall Myers kept hidden, according to documents unsealed in court Friday, was a deep and long-standing anger toward his country, an anger that allegedly made him willing to spy for Cuba for three decades. "I have become so bitter these past few...
  • Dept of Justice: Charges Not Likely for Torture Memos

    05/06/2009 6:24:23 PM PDT · by Ernest_at_the_Beach · 15 replies · 540+ views
    Flopping Aces ^ | Wednesday, May 6th, 2009 at 4:54 am | Scott
    Shocked! SHOCKED I SAY!NO INDICTMENTS FOR “TORTURE”?!It turns out that even Obama’s Dept of Justice doesn’t want to indict the people who defined torture as Enhanced Interrogations. How could this be? That’s like saying that Khalid Sheik Mohammed wasn’t tortured! Yada yada [insert nutroots/far left talking points here] yada.Guess what people: if you believed that President Obama released those seven year old “torture memos” out of anything other than a political distraction (conveniently labeled “torture” instead of “interrogation” by the Admin), then you got played, OWND, PWND, used, you were nothing more than a tool.The memos were just a political...
  • Iraq: Good News Is No News [Winning A War: OBummer Media Ignores]

    02/13/2009 4:30:22 PM PST · by Steelfish · 4 replies · 392+ views
    Wall St. Journal ^ | February 13, 2009
    Iraq: Good News Is No News By Charles Krauthammer Friday, February 13, 2009. Preoccupied as it was poring over Tom Daschle's tax returns, Washington hardly noticed a near-miracle abroad. Iraq held provincial elections. There was no Election Day violence. Security was handled by Iraqi forces with little U.S. involvement. A fabulous bazaar of 14,400 candidates representing 400 parties participated, yielding results highly favorable to both Iraq and the United States. Iraq moved away from religious sectarianism toward more secular nationalism. "All the parties that had the words 'Islamic' or 'Arab' in their names lost," noted Middle East expert Amir Taheri....
  • Will Ferrell Exposes Private Part in Attempt to Demean Bush for Cheap Laughs

    02/08/2009 7:40:13 AM PST · by PJ-Comix · 56 replies · 2,083+ views
    NewsBusters ^ | February 8, 2009 | P.J. Gladnick
    It seems that New York Times writer Patrick Healy has a big fascination with the word "penis." He uses it over and over and over again in his article about how actor Will Ferrell exposes a projected penis on stage in his play, "You're Welcome, America. A Final Night With George W. Bush." The New York Times must be really desperate if they have to resort to "penis" overuse to get their circulation numbers up. I wouldn't be a bit surprised if Healy's story conference with the Theater section editors resembled a certain scene from the movie, "Porky's." When reading...
  • I Want Him [Bush] to FAIL - Review of Democrat Tresaon in 2003

    02/01/2009 9:23:10 AM PST · by BenLurkin · 4 replies · 896+ views
  • Bush Hatred and Obama Euphoria Are Two Sides of the Same Coin

    01/31/2009 7:05:02 AM PST · by BraveMan · 17 replies · 975+ views
    The Wall Street Journal ^ | JANUARY 31, 2009, 12:04 A.M. ET | PETER BERKOWITZ
    At first glance, Bush hatred and Obama euphoria could not be more different. Hatred of Mr. Bush went well beyond the partisan broadsides typical of democratic politics. For years it disfigured its victims with open, indeed proud, loathing for the very manner in which Mr. Bush walked and talked. It compelled them to denounce the president and his policies as not merely foolish or wrong or contrary to the national interest, but as anathema to everything that made America great. In contrast, the euphoria surrounding Mr. Obama's run for president conferred upon the candidate immunity from criticism despite his newness...
  • Day 1: White House bashes George Bush

    01/22/2009 8:29:33 AM PST · by DaveyB · 26 replies · 1,097+ views
    WorldNetDaily ^ | January 22, 2009 | WorldNetDaily
    Unable to let go of its campaign mantra blaming the nation's ills on the "failed policies" of George W. Bush, the White House of President Barack Obama immediately posted on its website charges that Bush broke promises and allowed "catastrophic failures" responding to the needs of Americans. continued at link...
  • Democratic Underground Stubbornly Clings to Childish BDS

    01/21/2009 5:03:15 PM PST · by PJ-Comix · 50 replies · 1,648+ views
    NewsBusters ^ | January 21, 2009 | P.J. Gladnick
    Attention all shrinks! You will have a field day analyzing the incredibly childish BDS (Bush Derangement Syndrome) exhibited by this Hate Bush thread over at the Democratic Underground. The author of the thread, William Rivers Pitt, is a real piece of work. In case you never heard of Pitt, he was a perpetrator, along with former fashion photographer and Truthout publisher, Marc Ash, and "investigative reporter" Jason Leopold of one of the biggest journalistic hoaxes of this decade: the supposed indictment of Karl Rove by Patrick Fitzgerald on May 12, 2006. All that Pitt managed to accomplish when the indictment...
  • Bush’s Final Mistake: Showing Mercy on Ramos and Compean

    01/21/2009 1:47:02 PM PST · by AJKauf · 115 replies · 4,962+ views
    Pajamas Media ^ | January 21 | Bob Owens
    On his last full day as president, George W. Bush commuted the prison sentences of Ignacio Ramos and Jose Alonso Compean, two former Border Patrol agents who were sent to prison for crimes they committed related to the shooting of a Mexican drug smuggler. Upon being charged, these agents became convenient symbols, and far too many good people tried to justify their behavior through the prism of their own beliefs. Border Patrol officers saw them as fellow officers unfairly accused of tryin But Compean and Ramos are anything but heroes. They are not good cops unfairly accused...
  • George Bush monument defaced

    01/21/2009 7:34:57 AM PST · by Islander7 · 43 replies · 1,394+ views
    ABC 13 ^ | Jan 21, 2009 | Staff Writers
    HOUSTON (KTRK) -- Houston police are looking for a vandal who defaced a monument in honor of former President George Bush. monument on Bagby at Preston in downtown Houston. Witnesses say a man who appeared to be homeless was using paint to vandalize the monument. The man was described as having long blond hair, possibly in a ponytail, and wearing a plaid shirt. He may still have some yellow paint on him.
  • Classless Democrats Boo and Jeer George W. Bush at Obama Inauguration - Video 1/20/09

    01/21/2009 8:31:03 AM PST · by Federalist Patriot · 44 replies · 1,793+ views
    Freedom's Lighthouse ^ | January 21, 2009 | BrianinMO
    Here is video from yesterday's inauguration of classless Obama supporters booing and jeering President George W. Bush as he made his way to the platform for Obama's swearing in as President. I don't ever remember such a thing happening at an inauguration. Republicans would just never do such a thing because we have a great sense of respect for the Office of the Presidency. Democrats demonstrated just how lacking in class they are with this conduct. . . . . . (watch video)
  • Obama-media and the Bush bash to the last second...

    01/21/2009 8:29:34 AM PST · by lakeprincess · 22 replies · 1,418+ views
    The Washington Times ^ | 1/21/09 | Jennifer Harper
    The press was all Obama all the time for the inauguration - with a bash of Bush and Cheney - EVEN AS THEY ARRIVED for the big event.
  • Obama repudiates Bush era in address

    01/20/2009 9:18:01 PM PST · by cdchik123 · 60 replies · 2,085+ views
    Washington Times ^ | Jan. 20, 2009 | Joseph Curl
    Tuesday was the rarest of days in Washington: partisan wrangling was mainly put aside as America swore into office its first black president, and for one brief moment of hope and optimism, Capitol Hill residents, black and white, handed out hot chocolate to shivering passers-by, who were, at least on this one day, just like them -- Americans. But the camaraderie and good will did not extend to the men who would soon add "former" to their once lofty titles, and there remained a bubbling discontent just under the surface. Obama supporters mocked former Vice President Dick Cheney with derisive...
  • Video: Brent Bozell On Bush And The Media

    01/20/2009 12:54:46 PM PST · by careyb · 5 replies · 798+ views
    Fox & Friends ^ | 1/20/09 | Brent Bozell
    The Media Research Center head reflects.
  • Endangering American Democracy to Go After Bush

    01/20/2009 10:31:13 AM PST · by Kaslin · 43 replies · 1,268+ views ^ | January 20, 2009 | John Hawkins
    Modern liberalism shows remarkably little concern for freedom, democracy, and the will of the people if it's not politically expedient, but now some of the most influential members of the Democratic Party are starting to drift towards outright fascism with the suggestion that members of the Bush Administration should be jailed once they leave power. For example, we have Paul Krugman caterwauling that Bush should be investigated for his policy on the environment, voting rights issues, political appointees, contracts in Iraq, and because ludicrously, Krugman claims Bush "deliberately misled the nation into invading Iraq." Furthermore, John Conyers has spoken of...
  • Bush's tenure was a failure

    01/19/2009 3:55:58 PM PST · by dbz77 · 54 replies · 1,855+ views
    Long Beach Press-Telegram ^ | January 19, 2009 | John R. Gray
    I am thoroughly confused as to how folks continue to try to prop up George W. Bush's failed government. Months ago, surveys indicated 81 percent of Americans felt the country was going in the wrong direction. Of that 81 percent, there must be Republicans who feel the same way; it cannot be just Democrats. Historians are already writing that Bush did not possess the intellect, discipline or basic interest in governmental politics to make a good president. The failures are for all to see. We do not need pundits to point out Bush's failures. How about the current economy? Who...
  • Thank God It's Finally Here

    01/19/2009 3:37:05 PM PST · by EveningStar · 26 replies · 672+ views
    Cake Eater Chronicles ^ | January 19, 2009 | Kathy Nelson
    And no, I'm not referring to the coming inauguration of the chosen one, but rather the last day of gratuitous Bush bashing. It's been a long time coming. What started before the man was even sworn in, with the debacle in Florida in 2000, is now finally---yes finally---over. Or at least it will be when today's final editions hit the newsstands. Feel free to go to any newspaper website today to witness all the editorial writers getting the vitriol out of their systems. I'm not going to link them here, but they're fairly predictable in what they have to say:...
  • World media takes last whack at [President] Bush

    01/19/2009 11:00:59 AM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 15 replies · 904+ views
    WERC-AM / Reuters ^ | January 19, 2009
    Editorial writers around the world have been taking their final printed whacks at George W. Bush, accusing the president of tarnishing America's standing with what many saw as arrogant and incompetent leadership. Some newspaper editorials, for all their criticism, suggested historians might just be kinder later on than those now writing first drafts of history. A success often cited by those seeking a silver lining was the United States' freedom from further homeland attacks following September 11. Bush's successor, Barack Obama, will be sworn in as the 44th U.S. president on Tuesday. "A weak leader, Bush was just overwhelmed in...
  • Editorials worldwide pillory Bush one final time

    01/19/2009 8:18:14 AM PST · by Sub-Driver · 37 replies · 720+ views
    Editorials worldwide pillory Bush one final time Mon Jan 19, 2009 9:36am EST By Erik Kirschbaum BERLIN (Reuters) - Editorial writers around the world have been taking their final printed whacks at George W. Bush, accusing the president of tarnishing America's standing with what many saw as arrogant and incompetent leadership. Some newspaper editorials, for all their criticism, suggested historians might just be kinder later on than those now writing first drafts of history. A success often cited by those seeking a silver lining was the United States' freedom from further homeland attacks following September 11. Bush's successor, Barack Obama,...
  • Bush and the Bush-Haters

    01/19/2009 4:38:20 AM PST · by vietvet67 · 146 replies · 3,102+ views
    American Thinker ^ | January 19, 2009 | J.R. Dunn
    There is one thing certain to go through Barack Obama's mind during the inauguration: at one point or another, while glancing at George W. Bush, he will consider the treatment that Bush got as president and hope to God he suffers nothing even vaguely similar. It can be stated without fear of serious argument that no previous president has been treated as brutally, viciously, and unfairly as George W. Bush. Bush 43 endured a deliberate and planned assault on everything he stood for, everything he was involved in, everything he tried to accomplish. Those who worked with him suffered nearly...
  • Obama has already topped Bush in media relations (BARF alert)

    01/18/2009 11:35:44 PM PST · by Justaham · 19 replies · 783+ views
    MarketWatch ^ | 1-19-09 | John Friedman
    NEW YORK (MarketWatch) - Good riddance, Dubya. The most telling aspect of President George W. Bush's treatment of the media is that his incoming successor, Barack Obama, has already eclipsed the nation's 43rd chief executive in relations with journalists. Obama has (smartly) reached across the media divide to listen to conservative journalists and show them some measure of respect. It's hard to imagine that Obama would truly embrace the views of Bill Kristol, the journalist who was an early champion of Sarah Palin and has espoused classic right-wing views. But Obama is, at least, giving an audience to his critics,...
  • Bashers End Bush Era Deflated by Lack of Prosecutions

    01/18/2009 4:03:59 PM PST · by Joiseydude · 23 replies · 972+ views ^ | Sunday, January 18, 2009 | Jane Roh
    Activists who have spent years protesting President Bush admit their chances are slim of seeing Bush or any members of his administration face legal recourse for what they say are "crimes against humanity." Several activists hoped to squeeze out a few parting shots against the outgoing president in the run-up to President-elect Barack Obama's inauguration on Tuesday. Demonstrators are trying to organize final shows of force in the last hours before Obama becomes president. "People give [Obama] all kinds of excuses because they want so much to believe in him," she said. "That's how they make a tyrant. ... If...
  • Forgive and Forget? - (Krugman angry about Obama about-face)

    01/16/2009 3:30:25 PM PST · by re_tail20 · 31 replies · 1,189+ views
    NYT ^ | January 16, 2009 | Paul Krugman
    Last Sunday President-elect Barack Obama was asked whether he would seek an investigation of possible crimes by the Bush administration. “I don’t believe that anybody is above the law,” he responded, but “we need to look forward as opposed to looking backwards.” I’m sorry, but if we don’t have an inquest into what happened during the Bush years — and nearly everyone has taken Mr. Obama’s remarks to mean that we won’t — this means that those who hold power are indeed above the law because they don’t face any consequences if they abuse their power. Let’s be clear what...
  • Bush Is No Lincoln

    01/16/2009 11:46:51 AM PST · by AJKauf · 18 replies · 834+ views
    Pajamas Media ^ | January 16 | Rick Moran
    Not lacking in brains and possessing a confidence that bordered on arrogance, President Bush would probably have thrived in less interesting times. But the challenges that emerged beginning with the attacks on September 11, 2001, right on through today’s financial meltdown of which we still haven’t glimpsed bottom, showed a man out of his depth, lacking in judgement, unable to come to grips with the forces that were reshaping the world and America. He is not without gifts. But when a president is proved wrong by events as often and as consistently as Bush, there is little alternative but to...
  • Californians to Bush: the feeling's mutual

    01/05/2009 9:43:09 AM PST · by SmithL · 35 replies · 1,520+ views
    San Francisco Chronicle ^ | 1/5/9 | Carla Marinucci
    President Bush once remarked at a White House party that in the famously liberal enclave of San Francisco, his supporters were so rare that "you could probably fit them all in one room." He wasn't exaggerating, and he would do little to alter his standing. He never once set foot in San Francisco during his two terms, and he was hardly much chummier with California as a whole, the nation's most populous state and the world's eighth-largest economy. The 43rd president's legacy in the Golden State, according to the unsparing assessment of Democratic consultant Phil Trounstine, is "zilch." "He regarded...
  • The consequences of Bush hatred

    01/01/2009 7:16:07 PM PST · by moneyrunner · 22 replies · 1,036+ views
    The Virginian ^ | 1/1/2009 | Moneyrunner
    Bush Derangement Syndrome is not only expressed verbally or in writing. It'a also expressed in bombs and terror threats. Bomb suspect killed self; blasted Rove, Cheney and Bush in note ASPEN — A man who left bomb threats and homemade bombs around Aspen on New Year's Eve shot and killed himself in his car a few hours after his threats cleared much of the resort town, Aspen Police said. Assistant Aspen Police Chief Bill Linn said James Chester Blanning, 72, walked into two Aspen banks Wednesday afternoon and left packages wrapped in holiday paper along with notes saying the boxes...
  • Add Up the Damage

    12/30/2008 5:33:46 AM PST · by publius1 · 82 replies · 1,302+ views
    New York Times ^ | December 29, 2008 | Bob Herbert
    Does anyone know where George W. Bush is? You don’t hear much from him anymore. The last image most of us remember is of the president ducking a pair of size 10s that were hurled at him in Baghdad. We’re still at war in Iraq and Afghanistan. Israel is thrashing the Palestinians in Gaza. And the U.S. economy is about as vibrant as the 0-16 Detroit Lions. But hardly a peep have we heard from George, the 43rd. When Mr. Bush officially takes his leave in three weeks (in reality, he checked out long ago), most Americans will be content...
  • Richard Cohen: Okay, So Bush Reads a Lot - He's Still an Idiot

    12/30/2008 6:44:28 AM PST · by Bill Dupray · 32 replies · 924+ views
    The Patriot Room ^ | December 30, 2008 | Bill Dupray
    You can't win with these guys. The smarter-than-everyone-else libs mock George W. Bush for 8 years as a syntax-twisting, moron cowboy. Now we find out that Bush is a prolific reader of histories, biographies, and classics. And Richard Cohen responds with an "Oh yeah, well I am still smarter" column. More . . .
  • Clueless President Bush was just like Sarah Palin, railin' ex-aide sez

    12/29/2008 3:21:27 PM PST · by · 73 replies · 2,528+ views
    NY DAILY NEWS ^ | 10-29-08 | Sisk
    - Former administration underlings depict President Bush as a "Sarah Palin-like" leader with a short attention span who deferred on big decisions. Larry Wilkerson, a top aide to former Secretary of State Colin Powell, said Vice President Cheney and then-Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld promoted the notion they were a national security "dream team" to guide the foreign-policy amateur Bush. "It allowed everybody to believe that this Sarah Palin-like President - because, let's face it, that's what he was - was going to be protected by this national security elite, tested in the cauldrons of fire," said Wilkerson. Wilkerson, who is...
  • The psychopathology of Bush hatred

    12/26/2008 6:46:21 AM PST · by vietvet67 · 88 replies · 2,555+ views
    American Thinker ^ | December 26, 2008 | James Lewis
    The Bush hatred we are seeing in the media today belongs in the long catalogue of human psychopathology -- not rational behavior. The latest version is the shoe-throwing incident in Iraq. Iraq happens to be a hot war zone, in which tens of thousands of innocent people have been killed by hidden bombs. Bush' protective detail had no way of knowing whether an assassinaton attempt was under way, in just the way Saddam tried to assassinate George H.W. Bush, Sr. At the end of his two terms of office, the President flew to Iraq, into harm's way, knowing the dangers,...
  • PRUDEN: Only 26 days left for Bush-bashing

    12/26/2008 1:32:11 PM PST · by rhema · 24 replies · 1,282+ views
    The Washington Times ^ | December 26, 2008 | Wesley Pruden
    With only 26 days left to harangue, mock and bash President Bush, some of our colleagues in the media aren't wasting a day. Bashing ex-presidents, except for the ex-presidents with shrill prominent wives, isn't nearly as much fun as bashing while he's still the real thing. There's method in the gladness at the New York Times, which relieved itself at the beginning of Christmas week with an umpity-thousand word accusation - beginning on Page One and continuing across several acres of newsprint inside - that George W. Bush invented the meltdown of the subprime housing market, which in turn has...
  • Mort Kondracke: Say no to 'war crimes' probe

    12/25/2008 7:17:45 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 26 replies · 1,787+ views
    The Washington Times ^ | December 26, 2008 | Morton Kondracke
    For the sake of national security and national unity, President-elect Barack Obama should put a stop to efforts to investigate or prosecute Bush administration officials for anti-terror "war crimes." The motive behind such efforts is not - as claimed - "truth" or "justice," but political vengeance. Republicans hated President Clinton and a GOP-dominated House impeached him. Many Democrats hate George W. Bush with equal or even greater passion, but they demurred on the idea of impeachment - mainly because the action against Mr. Clinton hurt the GOP more than it hurt Mr. Clinton. But now Bush-haters are calling for the...
  • Seattle ornament banned from White House Christmas tree

    12/03/2008 8:24:05 AM PST · by freespirited · 137 replies · 3,127+ views
    Seattle Post-Intelligencer ^ | 12/3/08 | Regina Hackett
        When Seattle artist Deborah Lawrence was asked to create an ornament for a holiday tree at the White House, nobody familiar with her work could have imagined she'd stick to snowmen, Santa Claus or Mount Rainier bathed in festive red, white and blue.That Lawrence submitted an ornament with the words "Impeach Bush" on its surface is also no surprise, except to the people responsible for picking her.     Photo courtesy Deborah Lawrence   Artist Deborah Lawrence holds the ornament that will not hang on the White House Christmas tree. The 9-inch ball Lawrence created is covered with...
  • Bush's war moves on par with Hitler's [Barf Alert]

    09/15/2008 1:34:58 AM PDT · by Berlin_Freeper · 12 replies · 161+ views
    The Daily News ^ | September 14, 2008 | Bill Kasch
    I hadn’t planned to write this, but after reading William G. Dennis’ defense of George W. Bush and his referring to me (Sept. 7) as a “Bush hater,” I must explain myself. No, I don’t hate Bush. I hate what he and Dick Cheney have done to my wonderful country. Yes, we are still the greatest power in the world, but Bush has done more to destroy us than Osama bin Laden could ever have done. In fact, he’s increased Muslim anger that will come back to our children. This immoral Iraq war has ripped out our heart and soul....
  • Why Hollywood hates Sarah Palin

    09/12/2008 9:54:18 AM PDT · by guinness4strength · 23 replies · 628+ views
    Politic Hill ^ | 09-12-08 | Joe Moody
    Sarah Palin could've been an actress, and it's driving Hollywood crazy. Her confidence, stage-presence and feisty wit are everything people admire in a good actor. But Hollywood is petrified, much less embracing. Why? What if Palin's story was about a liberal mom rising from mayor to governor to candidate for vice president? We can only guess what actors like Matt Damon would say, something like: "Her story inspired me to write a screenplay based on a total outsider, with a fire in her belly, taking on Washington." One problem. Palin is a strong conservative. (Sound of car brakes squealing). So...
  • In New Book, Woodward Says Bush 'Failed to Lead' (Shows McCain's unhappiness with White House)

    09/04/2008 9:09:32 PM PDT · by VMIPubby36 · 43 replies · 181+ views
    Fox News ^ | Thursday, September 04, 2008 | Bill Sammon
    WASHINGTON — Bob Woodward, who wrote two books praising President Bush and then a third harshly criticizing him, is out with a fourth tome that renders a mixed verdict on Bush, lauding the president’s surge of troops into Iraq, but saying "too often he failed to lead." Woodward notes that Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama opposed the surge, while GOP presidential candidate John McCain was “advocating more troops for years.” Woodward also quotes McCain expressing frustration with the Bush White House, clenching his fists in the West Wing and exclaiming to Woodward: “EVERYTHING IS F---ING SPIN.” Woodward also observed that...