June 14,  2004 Monday

Red Cross ultimatum to US on Saddam
Release him, charge him or break international law, Bush told
Jonathan Steele in Baghdad
Monday June 14, 2004

The Guardian

Saddam Hussein must either be released from custody by June 30 or charged if the US and the new Iraqi government are to conform to international law, the International Committee of the Red Cross said last night...

Bush bash lights up Minute Maid
MLB.com - 6-13-04
By Alyson Footer / MLB.com. HOUSTON -- Former President George Bush and his wife, Barbara...would ring in his 80th birthday on Saturday with a glitzy, star-studded bash at Minute Maid Park, home of his favorite baseball team...

 26 Former US Officials Oppose Bush
Newsday, NY - 6-14-04
WASHINGTON -- Angered by Bush administration policies they contend endanger national security, 26 retired US...

Gee, even the Red Cross is mad at Bush. But, Presidents Hotdog I and II sure know how to party hearty in wartime. 

Hoo Rah!!

"You cannot be president of the United States if you don't have faith. Remember Lincoln, going to his knees in times of trial and the Civil War and all that stuff. You can't be. And we are blessed." Former President “Read my lips” Bush


E-Vote Machine Flaw Could Prevent Any Florida Recount
Los Angeles Times (subscription), CA - Jun 13, 2004
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Touch-screen voting machines in 11 counties have a software flaw that could make manual recounts impossible..

More Jeb Bush Shenanigans

Nursing home entrepreneur helping to oversee $310 million in Scripp's money 

Palm Beach Post, FL 6-13-04

And to top it off, this woman was married to a drug lord tied to Pablo Escobar...I wonder if she knows George W's friend, Chalabi?

The Bushes place kinda shady friends in high places, eh?

FCAT may fuel big GED numbers
St. Petersburg Times, FL 6-14-04

…One reason for the increase is obvious, education experts say: Many of the 27,000 high school seniors who failed the FCAT in the past two years are turning to the next best thing, the GED, which comedian Chris Rock calls the "Good Enough Diploma."

At the same time, the test that symbolizes Gov. Jeb Bush's school reform efforts is helping to drive out struggling students such as Laitinen, with some of them resurfacing in GED classes, educators say….

Now that George Tenet has resigned as CIA chief, I'm looking forward to the publication of his book, Iraq Invasion for Dummies -- A Slam Dunk. ROBERTO LLAMAS

Disturbing News

Republican Shenanigans

Ronald Reagan Memorial Homeless Shelter


"It's easy being a humorist when you've got the whole government working for you."
Will Rogers

Today in History - June 14

Kitty Kelley's The Family: The Real Story of the Bush Dynasty, is set for release the first week in September, right after the Republican National Convention.

Kelley, who made her name with gossipy books about Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, Liz Taylor and Frank Sinatra, reportedly interviewed Sharon Bush, the Houstonian ex-wife of Neil Bush, for her book about the Bush family. ..

From the Daily Scribble Bush Spin Tortures the Law

Biz/Tech News

Good News

Bush offers glowing tribute to Clinton at unveiling of portrait
Newsday, NY - 6-14-04
WASHINGTON -- President Bush offered a glowing tribute to former President Clinton on Monday as the White House unveiled the official portraits of the 42nd president and his wife, Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton...

Click here for a slideshow of Hillary and Condi Rice morphing into The Stepford Wives--from an actual ad by NBC

Seeing Pink Elephants in Iraq?

Rehberg denies rumors he was drunk on visit

Odd News

You might be a right wing republican if...you think it's OK for Nancy Reagan to practice astrology but John Kerry shouldn't receive communion.


Saturn's moon Phoebe is shown in this photo released by NASA Sunday, June 13, 2004, taken by the NASA spacecraft Cassini on June 11, 2004. Phoebe is showing probable evidence of an ice-rich body overlain with a thin layer of dark material. The sharply defined crater at above center exhibits two or more layers of alternating bright and dark material. (NASA-JPL)