Category Archives: 9/11

The War That Opposes Al Jazeera More Than Osama Bin Laden

I don’t know whether you caught it here or elsewhere last week, but we’ve lowered the jackpot someone gets who snitches and leads to the death (wanna bet?) or capture (right, uh huh) of Osama bin Laden. But here in … Continue reading

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Osama Bin Laden: He Can Run AND He Can Hide; Slam America AND Europe

Well, the latest Bin Laden candygram criticizes Europe (going after Bush is just too easy a target for them, I think).

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Just 3 Trillion Little Lies Later: Iraq

Not just three trillion dollars spent – in fact, I suspect the figure is more than four times that – but three trillion lies! Today, as we mark that dark mid-March day in 2003 when President Bush, complete with a … Continue reading

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Bush Talks, GOP Walks

Today, King George, in all his nervy, twitchy splendor, delivered a speech about the Protect Mah Buds America Act. And who wouldn’t want to Protect America? Well, terr’r’sts, of course. The Senate bill will provide fair and just liability protection … Continue reading

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Speaking Of Torture, We Can “Do” It, But We Cannot Watch a Film Depicting It

As a sad and sick followup to my previous post re: torture, the Discovery Channel, which previously purchased the rights to broadcast an independent documentary – “Taxi to the Dark Side” that details the torture and death by American troops … Continue reading

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Crazy Conservatism Commits Suicide

Several recent events show that the conservative movement in America is intent upon killing itself, and does not show any signs of stopping the process in the near future. The apparent nomination of John McCain is the most obvious manifestation … Continue reading

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New Bushie Plan: Let The FBI ID You Wherever You Go

And this is supposed to protect us? Biometrics? The same thing already “helping” us detect women’s breast sizes at airport security? No. It sounds like a much better plan for watching Americans just going about their usual business, and in … Continue reading

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Giuliani Scaring Us for Real

This is the new Florida commercial: “When the world wavered, and history hesitated, he never did.” Are you serious? Someone should explain to their campaign that alliteration for the sake of alliteration is never, ever acceptable. “History hesitated?” What the … Continue reading

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The Former Republican Congressman Turned Terrorist: Why We Should Wait To Pass Judgment

OK, it’s very tempting: a Midwest man (Mark Deli Siljander of Michigan) who formerly served in Congress (as a Republican) and as a delegate to the United Nations has been charged with 42 – count ‘em – charges of funding … Continue reading

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Giuliani Abandons 9/11 Heroes

This is more interviews about the heroes of 9/11 and how Giuliani’s blatant lies undermine the honor they should truly receive. From Brave New Films. It’s amazing to reflect on the fact that some people still think this man deserves … Continue reading

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A Great Example OF Why Feds Can’t Investigate Themselves: The 9/11 Commission Search For Truth “Obstructed”

Soon after I posted my piece about the rather ridiculous situation where the Justice Department will investigate its own CIA in the destruction of two videotapes depicting the feds’ torture techniques used on anyone they feel like hurting in the … Continue reading

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Out Of The Mouth of Boobs… er… Bush

With so much bad news – from the economy to the declaration that we’re having our deadliest years E-V-E-R in both Iraq and Afghanistan to a host of other awfuls, the Bushies have made a few really TELLING declarations in … Continue reading

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Let Me Spell It Out Joe…

Joe Lieberman gave a speech yesterday. Typically I try to ignore Lieberman for fear of keeling over dead from an aneurysm as my blood pressure skyrockets.  But the title of the N.Y. Times article sucked me in, and sure enough Lieberman’s … Continue reading

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Rudy’s Secret Stash: Just Who ARE His Clients?

From CREW: Rudy Giuliani is one of the few candidates ever to pursue the White House while maintaining a high-ranking role in a private-sector firm. But since he became a candidate for president, the Republican front-runner has rebuffed all calls … Continue reading

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Speaking of Giuliani’s Strange Partners

Is it true? Is the man Rudy Giuliani tried to foist off on us as Department of Homeland Security chief, a man with a most checkered past and much of it tied right to Rude Rudy, former NYPD chief Bernie … Continue reading

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Osama Bin Forgotten

Bush declared of Osama just days after the attacks on the U.S. on September 11th, 2001: “He can run, but he can’t hide.” Well, I count six years PLUS our infamous bogeyman has been hiding and, whenever the president doesn’t … Continue reading

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911 Truth Movement: “The Ballad of Ladder 5″

I know many – and it’s not just Dems – remain with serious questions about the events of September 11th. While I’m not trying to stir up a brew here on a Sunday, I did want to point to a … Continue reading

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A Message to the Congress of the United States

By way of explaining the following post, today I was bopping about the intertubes searching for something to write about. Frankly I was drawing a blank, until I stumbled over the White House site and saw several messages to Congress … Continue reading

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Terror Chief Retires Citing *ahem* “Medical Reasons” *ahem*

The Head of the National Counterterrorism Center, Admiral Scott Redd, has announced his retirement, effective November 10.  Redd sent around an email explaining that he had to have surgery which he had been putting off. Redd evidently needs to have … Continue reading

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Frontline: Dick Cheney’s War on America

I strongly (as in STRONGLY) encourage you to find your local listing for this week’s PBS Frontline for a startling, scary profile of Vice DickPresident Dick Cheney’s 30+ year war to take away civil liberties at the same astonishing pace … Continue reading

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