An absolute must-read

This is something that everyone should read. While it’s only the point of view of a few soldiers, the frankness with which they tell their story is indeed stunning, and  it demonstrates the real problem we have in Iraq. We … Continue reading

A Breath of Truth — But Only One — How Long Before Adm. Mullen is Fired?

I guess it’s just startling when a representative of the Bushies tells the truth somewhat… From: Joint Chiefs Nominee Notes Toll on Military, Need to Plan for Iraq Drawdown – Adm. Michael G. Mullen, President Bush’s nominee to head … Continue reading

Another Royal FUBAR Moment, Courtesy of the Bushies

At what point do we finally ask for an accounting of all of the money that Bush has been given for the Iraq occupation? From: BBC NEWS | Middle East | Corruption ‘mars Iraq rebuilding’. The US agency overseeing reconstruction … Continue reading

Bush Once Again Screws Our Soldiers

I don’t know about you, but I am sick to death of these idiots telling us they love the troops. You simply do not go into two wars without beefing up the medical apparatus, in anticipation of the possible casualties. … Continue reading

Tillmans Lose a Son; General Loses a Star for Lying About it?

From: The Raw Story | CNN: Highest ranking general in jeopardy for Tillman cover-up. "A retired three-star general criticized for misleading investigators probing the controversial death of Cpl. Pat Tillman could be stripped of a star and face a decrease … Continue reading

But his Head Was in Too Deep to…

From the AP: 5 Polyps Removed From Bush’s Colon Doctors removed five small growths from President Bush ‘s colon Saturday after he temporarily transferred the powers of his office to Vice President Dick Cheney under the rarely invoked 25th Amendment. … Continue reading

Stop This Whole “Helping the Enemy” Crap!

Could we please cut the crap with this whole "helping the enemy" nonsense? Apparently, every time you criticize something the Bushies do in Iraq, you’re "helping the enemy. The latest victim of these absurd allegations is that well-known troop-hater, Senator … Continue reading

Un-Fricking-believable! A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit by outed spy Valerie Plame Wilson and her husband against Vice President Dick Cheney and other top Bush administration officials. A judge threw out the lawsuit by ex-spy Valerie Plame Wilson and … Continue reading

Don’t Blame the Democrats

See, this is the problem, folks. Democrats simply do not have the votes to get anything Senate Republicans don’t want to go to the floor. Link: ABC News: Senate Scuttles Troop Withdrawal Bill. Senate Republicans on Wednesday scuttled a Democratic … Continue reading

Michael Vick Reflects Us

If you want to see where we have come after 40 years of Republican rule, the Michael Vick case is more emblematic than you might think. Vick and his buddies apparently were able to do this sort of thing for … Continue reading