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Wednesday, June 2 2004

Being Dick Cheney

Sirota writes that Vice President Dick Cheney's touch on reality seems to be quite out of touch with reality.


Wednesday, May 5 2004

Bad Rerun, Worse Consequences

An amazing amount of deceit and manipulation by the Bush administration is going on right under our noses. Much like the Iran-Contra scandal of 20 years ago, it seems we're allowing history to repeat itself.


Wednesday, April 7 2004

It’s the Stupidity, Stupid

If we're lucky, the investigation into 9/11 will uncover a President who understood terror warnings and covered them up, rather than a President who was intellectually incapable of grasping overt national security threats.


Wednesday, March 10 2004

Married Gay Martians on Steroids

The always-predictable Republican campaign strategists know that even during a time of war and economic distress, there's nothing like a little gay bashing to divide the country.


Wednesday, February 4 2004

G. Walker Bush, Texas Ranger

Disregard the 'windshield cowboy's' twangy tough talk, and remember the disturbing realities being perpetrated by the guy who's really in charge.


Thursday, December 18 2003

Will America Follow?

(President Bush) chose tax cuts for the highest-income Americans... he chose new laws that allow companies to avoid having to pay workers overtime... he chose to terminate unemployment benefits and loosen laws that protect worker pensions... he chose a 'free' trade policy that encourages corporations to troll the world's most repressive countries for the cheapest labor.


Wednesday, November 19 2003

Bring on the Truth

Now, with the Administration calling up thousands of National Guard and reservists to serve in Iraq, the say-one-thing, do-another dance continues.


Tuesday, October 14 2003

The Motives of Intimigate

The leak of classified information was a coded threat . . . they better keep their mouths shut and stay silent about what they know is true.


Wednesday, September 17 2003

Profit America

We have a government run by people whose only goal is to enrich corporate profits, and we're paying the price; with our jobs, our health care, our international credibility, and our future.


Thursday, August 7 2003

The CEO-In-Chief

George W. Bush brought his CEO ethic to the White House. And that's the problem.


Wednesday, July 16 2003

No Question: The Media Is Right

Why are these and countless other distortions swallowed by the media and fed to the American public without question?


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