October 28, 2004 Thursday Edition




Bush Web Site Bars Overseas Visitors
Washington Post, DC - 10-27-04
By Brian Krebs. The Bush-Cheney reelection campaign has barred people outside the United States from viewing its Web site following ...


Bush voted "Movie Villain of the Year"

Reuters - Wed Oct 27, 1:00 PM ET

President George W. Bush may see himself as defender of democracy and compassionate conservatism but film fans have voted him "Movie Villain of the Year".

 Politics, Gas Fuel Battle Over New Mexico Forest

Reuters - 10-28-04

A Texas energy company may get rights to drill in a pristine swathe of a New Mexico national forest after a White House task force intervened..

I always thought the point of having a website was to encourage viewership.

"Bush gave an interview and he said people will vote for him because 'They've seen me weep, they’ve seen me laugh, and they’ve seen me hug.' These are the same qualifications for a Tickle Me Elmo." - Bill Maher


The-World-Is-A-Safer-Place-Without-Saddam News

Click below for the new Eminem video.  I had a gazillion requests to run it again.


"Nixon was a professional politician, and I despised everything he
  stood for -- but if he were running for president this year against
  the evil Bush-Cheney gang, ...I would happily vote for him."
     – Hunter S. Thompson

 Disturbing News

Click here for the Bush Clan

On this day in1886, the Statue of Liberty, a gift from the people of France, was dedicated in New York Harbor by President Cleveland.


"An insurgency cannot be defeated solely by an occupying power. We need the support of the local population."
CAPT. SEAN KUEHL of the Marines, on the fighting in Ramadi, Iraq

Republican Shenanigans

 "Our Election 2004 Fiasco Preview begins where the fiasco began last time: Florida. While The Sunshine State's 2000 debacle gave all of America 36 days of breezy, lighthearted fun, there were negative aspects as well, and the state has been warned by God four times this hurricane season alone to never let it happen again." --Jon Stewart

One finger victory salute



Yep, more honor and dignity from Dubya.

Graphic by Paul Micarelli

Good News

“Destroy the young demagogue before he becomes another Ralph Nader.”  – Chuck Colson’s memo about young Lt. John Kerry


Biz/Tech News


Summary: Bush Guard Service Still Mystery

AP - Tue Oct 26, 5:10 PM ET

NEWS: The AP's Freedom of Information lawsuits have uncovered new documents regarding President Bush's service in the Air National Guard. Some of the files conflict with some of the harshest attacks against Bush, but many questions remain unanswered.

Chronology on Bush Nat'l Guard Service

AP - Tue Oct 26, 3:40 PM ET

A look at some of the shifting explanations President Bush and his spokesmen have given for events in Bush's Texas Air National Guard service:

Bush-Prison-Torture News



Go-F*** -Yourself News


Go-Flu-Yourself News

 Don't miss this video!

Going Upriver: The Long War of John Kerry [2004]

Kerry/Edwards News

Odd News

The full moon turns red and orange as it passes the Space Needle in Seattle during a total lunar eclipse Wednesday evening, Oct. 27, 2004. With the Earth passing between the sun and the moon, the only light hitting the full moon was from the home planet's sunrises and sunsets, resulting in the orange and red hue. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)