November 7,  2003  TGIF

The Revolution Was Not Televised
OpEdNews  By William Rivers Pitt- 11-7-03
... It is a demonic presence in that city that God ... which details how $8 billion in contracts to 'rebuild' Iraq ... to companies which donated piles of money to Bush's ...
A Short Sighted Energy Policy: Halliburton, Oil, and the Need for ...  - BuzzFlash
Red Sox manager in the White House
The Tallahassee Democrat - 11-7-03
... I suppose we shouldn't be surprised at President Bush's ... unwillingness, to face the facts of the mess in Iraq. ... mere facts, after all, compared to the Word of God ...
Don't mention the dead
Guardian, UK - 11-7-03
... Artimus's aunt, Karmen Williams, believes President Bush should withdraw ... that the US will get bogged down in Iraq ... Thank God [the centre] is here, but I wish ...

His porous fibs are leaking into more and more coverage by the mainstream media. 

Some veterans of Vietnam see Iraq parallel
USA Today - 11-7-03
... coverage of the arrival of flag-draped coffins at Dover Air ... just showed that terrorists were "desperate" — Bush reversed course and said Iraq ...

Ban on `coffin coverage' is misguided
South Florida Sun-Sentinel, FL - Nov 6, 2003

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"A frightened CBS has decided to drop their Ronald Reagan miniseries after claims by Republicans that it was historically inaccurate. See, that is what I love about Washington — it's OK to make up stories about weapons of mass destruction, but lie about dialogue in a TV show — whoa, over the edge!" —Jay Leno

State: Vice-president hunting for pheasants
Aberdeen American News, SD - Nov 5, 2003
Vice President Dick Cheney arrived in South Dakota on Monday for his annual pheasant
hunting trip. Air Force Two landed in Pierre shortly before 11 am. ...


When the going get tough ChickenHawk #2 goes hunting and Chickenhawk #1 goes golfing.

"The new 'Matrix' movie opened today -- here is the plot: Neo is the one and Morpheous must find the oracle to stop the last outpost of Zion from being destroyed. No, wait a minute, I'm sorry, that is why we went into Iraq." —David Letterman

Graphic by Mikes Davies

The president today delivered a lackluster and unconvincing (especially to him) speech.

To announce that there must be no criticism of the president, or that we are to stand by the president, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public. -- Theodore Roosevelt (1918)

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"The ambassador and the general were briefing me on the — the vast majority of Iraqis want to live in a peaceful, free world. And we will find these people and we will bring them to justice." —George W. Bush, Washington, D.C., Oct. 27, 2003


"[A]s you know, these are open forums, you're able to come and listen to what I have to say."

—George W. Bush, Washington, D.C., Oct. 28, 2003


"Well, it came from the White House, it came from people around the White House. It came from all over. I got a call on 9/11. I was on CNN, and I got a call at my home saying, 'You got to say this is connected. This is state-sponsored terrorism. This has to be connected to Saddam Hussein.' I said, 'But--I'm willing to say it, but what's your evidence?' And I never got any evidence." --General Wesley Clark

Clark Outlines Strategy to Win Iraq War
Washington Post, DC - 11-6-03
WASHINGTON - Former general turned presidential candidate Wesley Clark says hehas a four-prong strategy to win the war in Iraq and bring home the troops. ...

Katherine Harris considers Senate run
Bay News 9, FL - 11-7-03
(Orlando-AP) -- Published reports say Congresswoman Katherine Harris is "seriously considering" running for the US Senate. Harris ...

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Anthrax scare at 2 DC mail centers
WJRT, MI - 11-7-03
Washington, DC — (11/07/03)-- Two Washington DC television stations report that ... Authorities
are running tests to determine whether anthrax was detected at ...

       Anthrax Scare Closes 11 DC Mail Centers - WDRB

"We cannot have that relationship if we only dictate or threaten and condemn those who disagree. … We should seek to cooperate with Europe, not to divide Europe into a fictitious 'new' and a fictitious 'old.'… While America is paramount, it isn't omnipotent. We need the Europeans. We need the European Union." --Zbigniew Brzezinski




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