July 16 2003 Wednesday
Beating around the Bush
The press gives Bush a free ride on his lies
I'M GLAD THAT the press is finally making an issue
of President Bush's knowing use of a faked intelligence report on Iraq's
supposed nuclear weapons program. But most of the press keeps missing the
behind or who actually benefits from the tax cuts or what kind of drug
coverage the administration's Medicare amendments will really provide or how
the Bush Clear Skies Act actually degrades clean-air standards, the press
has given the administration an astonishingly free ride.
Bush Gets Battered
...Whether the administration is fully to blame or not, the economic woes come as the press is still hammering the president over Uraniumgate (as well as the continuing daily carnage in Iraq). The botched charge against Saddam has echoed into a daily drumbeat, despite the efforts by White House spin controllers to 'move on,'
ALL HAT NO CATTLE
DIRTY LAUNDRY DONE DIRT CHEAP
The Cleaning Machine
"It may not be Green Acres, but I got Gomer and Goober living on one side of me and Larry, Darrell and Darrell on the other. In Mississippi, we think The Beverly Hillbillies is a serious drama." - Anita Beer at the Bush/Cheney Impeachment and Hastert Inaugural Celebration Planning Committee Meeting.
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Bush is Certifiably Insane - Invoke the 25th
Certifiably Insane or Certifiably drunk?
Manufacturing the "Daily Drumbeat"
Washington Dispatch - 7-16-03
... ABC promoted Howard Dean and his demand for resignations, including Dick Cheney's,
if necessary. "Untruth & Consequences," screamed the Time headline. ...
Iraq: Who takes the blame?
Asia Times Online, Hong Kong -7-16-03
... has become distinctly testy, while Deputy Defense Secretary Paul Wolfowitz seems
almost to have disappeared from public view, and Vice President Dick Cheney ...
Zelda is always cooking up something
Pat Robertson Calls for Justices' Retirement
Infoshop News - 7-16-03
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - Religious broadcaster Pat Robertson urged his nationwide audience
Monday to pray for God to remove three justices from the Supreme Court ...
Sodomy Brings Pat Robertson To His Knees
365 Gay.com - 16 hours ago
by 365Gay.com Newscenter Staff. (Virginia Beach, Virginia) Religious broadcaster
Pat Robertson has dropped to his knees praying for God to remove three justices ..
Here's an AHNC link to one of our archived cartoons with Pat Robertson American Taliban
"There is book smart and the kind of smart that helps do calculus. But smart is also instinct and judgment and common sense. Smart comes in all kinds of different ways."
George W. Bush 9-19-00 CNN Interview
Stellar Jet Star Formation. (NASA)