Saturday, June 28, 2008

How To Dodge A Question 
Shorter Dick Cheney's aide:
What happens in Abu Ghraib stays in Abu Ghraib.

The media consultants obviously know that the Bush junta can't plead the Fifth to prevent self incrimination because it makes them look guilty. Instead, the criminals avoid scrutiny by pleading Osama Is Watching!

The Rich Are Different Than You And I 
News that the Obamas and Clintons exchanged $4600 in donations to each other's campaigns may seem like small change to retiring billionaire Bill Gates but at the time of this writing it is four months minimum wage before taxes.

Saturday, June 21, 2008

If The Intertubes Are Any Indication... 

Google trends graph of relative popularity of barackobama.com(blue) vs johnmccain.com(red)

New Entries For The Dictionary 

\peh-low-see\ or vulgar \peh-lau-zee\ noun First woman to become speaker of U.S. House of Representatives.

\peh-low-see\ verb To take an immoral stand that is politically unpopular in exchange for nothing . (e.g. Pelosi did a pelosi when she granted telecommunication companies immunity for helping unpopular George Bush break the law in exchange for no apparent gain and managed to anger many of her supporters.)

Friday, June 20, 2008

Iraq, out of its gratitude for being liberated, is giving its liberators' oil companies no bid contracts for their oil fields.

Where have I heard of no bid government contracts before?

Could this have been the plan all along?

Wednesday, June 18, 2008

How Timely! 
The third annual Dump the Pump day is this Thursday.

Saturday, June 14, 2008

Tales From The Crypt 
VoA reports
Presumed U.S. Republican presidential nominee John McCain says Thursday's U.S. Supreme Court ruling on detainees at Guantanamo Bay is one of the worst in American history.
I can think of a worse one...

Friday, June 06, 2008

From The People Who Brought You "The Clear Skies Initiative" 
America's prison where torture is known and habeas corpus is unknown has picked a peculiar name:
Camp Justice.

Look what Encarta has to say about camp
2. amusingly brash: deliberately and exaggeratedly brash or vulgar in an amusing, often self-parodying way
Were they trying to tell us something?

Sunday, June 01, 2008

I'm Mad As Hell! 
and I am not going to take it anymore!

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