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- Pretend It Was President
December 01, 2013 05:13PM
- In obamaland there are no
scandals, just "discussions."
September 13, 2013 07:53PM
- "This War Too Is A Lie" By:
September 08, 2013 04:22PM
- Paul Craig Roberts: war with
Syria impeachable offense
September 03, 2013 08:28PM
- obama finds copy of Geneva
Conventions, likes them; war a
August 29, 2013 09:29PM
MY RECENT COMMENTS
- “LOL, Kosh - I saw an
invisible "R" there.”
December 04, 2013 06:25PM
- “Funny You should mention
billary. I just sent this to
December 04, 2013 06:23PM
- “Kosh, with all due
respect, he had a majority to
December 04, 2013 06:19PM
- “Thanks for stopping by,
Robert, and You'll get no
from me that
December 04, 2013 06:11PM
- “I have to admit that I
was basically unaware of
Jennings Bryan until I
December 04, 2013 06:07PM
Abrawang, You, with all due right, asked about the numbers cited in my last post, and deserve a response. These comments are just a tad dated, but give a good general picture of how america spends its money (money, that it hasn't really got)!
Total Outl… Read full post »
By DAVE LINDORFF
The smoking ruin that is the the Obama White House, and the rotting corpse that is the Democratic Party, have, incredibly, together been boxed into a corner by, of all things, the certifiably insane Republican Party.
This amazing situation has resulted not through any bri… Read full post »
It is not at all uncommon to see barbara joanne attempt to highjack a post by soliloquizing consecutive posts as if she was having a conversation with herself. Her manner of demeaning others whom dare disagree is, but a sign of her demented modus operendi.
Judi Mandelbaum got an EP… Read full post »
Apparently, prior to the misfortune of frank, nothing meaningful to add to the discourse, arriving here, a whole other group of people, unrelated to OS, reached a similar conclusion:
David Swanson has written several books, holds a masters degree in psychology, worked as a newspaper reporter, press secretary for a major political presidential candidate, amongst other outstanding accomplishments.
The other "person" will remain unnamed as befitting his contributions.
No offense to idiots:
Officials: President Obama seeks $3 to $4 trillion in cuts
July 7, 2011 -- Updated 0747 GMT (1547 HKT)
Washington (CNN) -- President Barack Obama is seeking $3 to $4 trillion in deficit cuts over the next de… Read full post »
Obama Threatens to Veto Greater Intelligence Oversight
"In other words, the Obama White House -- just as was true for the Bush White House, and using the same rationale -- does not want any meaningful oversight (i.e., briefings beyond the absurd Gang of/… Read full post »
President Dismissed Legal Advice in Libya War Policy Debate
This post is inspired by Bill Beck's excellent post: http://open.salon.com/blog/bill_beck/2011/06/08/one_if_by_juice_two_if_by_wack-a-doodle
LadyMiko's questions: http://open.salon.com/blog/ladymiko/2011/06/10/questions_for_the_weekend
and a question I was asked on one of my last blog post… Read full post »
"Osama bin Laden was not found using torture
Detailed investigations confirm that torture did not yield actionable information – it is wrong and it doesn't work
Osama bin Laden was not found because of waterboarding, according to reports. Photograph: Kevin Lamarque/Reuters
The question:… Read full post »
by Rep. Ron Paul, May 10, 2011
Last week marked an important milestone in the war on terrorism for our country. Osama bin Laden applauded the 9/11 attacks. Such deliberate killing of innocent lives deserved retaliation. It is good that bin Laden is dead and justice is served. The way in wh… Read full post »
Tripoli - Saif al-Arab Gaddafi, 29, the youngest son of Libyan leader Moamer Gaddafi, was killed Saturday in a NATO airstrike on the capital Tripoli, a spokesman for the government said on state television.
Leader Gaddafi and his wife survived the attack, though they were in the same house, the spoke… Read full post »
On, Wednesday, May fifth, markinjapan, will become, markinseoul.
Then, a short time later, markinbangkok, followed by, markinphuket
Then back to Okinawa, where, I will be restored, to markinjapan.
Fare thee well, friend and foe, a… Read full post »
Day of Afghan attacks kills 8 NATO service members
KABUL, Afghanistan – Insurgent attacks in Afghanistan killed eight NATO service members in one of the deadliest days for the military coalition this year, signaling the start of what many fear will be a particularly vi… Read full post »
A Policy Chasing Its Tail
Eternal recurrence in US foreign policy
by Justin Raimondo, April 13, 2011
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Remember how we were supposed to leave Iraq in 2011? Indeed, a great many people think we’ve already left, what with that official “withdra… Read full post »
NEW YORK – Beck’s departure from Fox News marks the welcome removal of an incendiary talk-show host who reveled in apocalyptic shtick and the politics of incitement, writes John Avlon. Plus, the Fox-Beck divorce.
The nightly nervous breakdown will not be televised.