Dunno why I am surprised by this. This administration has done this basic action again and again over the last 6 years. But there’s something about this one that seems more arrogant than the others. And more frustrating. As reported by the New York Times, the Bush administration has basically forbidden government scientists and employees… Read More »
For the past five years, the Bush administration got away with distorting facts about the effects of global warming. In less than a month, the Democratic congress is already tearing through the deceptions and holding the Bush administration over the coals: Sen. John Kerry (D-Massachusetts) blasted the alleged political meddling, calling it “George Orwell at… Read More »
Dunno whether I should be surprised or not, but 17 months after it happend, President George W. Bush still doesn’t have time to talk about or help New Orleans (via Yahoo! News): In the president’s State of the Union speech last year, delivered just five months after the disaster, the devastation merited only 156 words… Read More »
Friday was a bad news day for the Bush administration. The truth is coming out, which is a bad thing for an administration that relies so much on lies and half-truths. The last thing that the Bush administration wants aired is the truth. Yet the truth has a habit of always being discovered, always being… Read More »
I was planning on writing a massive rant on how horrible Bush’s veto of the stem cell research bill was, ‘til I saw this Daily Show clip where Jon Stewart skewers this much better than I ever could. So I’ll just link to that here instead: I still don’t understand how Bush can handle his… Read More »
How many ways do I love Steve Colbert? His bitterly-sarcastic skewering of right-wing tv hosts like Bill O’Reilly already won my heart. But then, his tongue-lashing of George W. Bush, with Bush sitting about six feet to Colbert’s left, totally won me over. How can you not love someone who would say this to George… Read More »
There’s another one down, as 9White House press secretary Scott McClellan is out! White House press secretary Scott McClellan said Wednesday he is resigning, continuing a shakeup in President Bush’s administration.Appearing with Bush on the White House South Lawn just before the president boarded a helicopter at the start a trip to Alabama, McClellan, who… Read More »
MOsanthrope is brilliant and diabolically funny. There’s no other way to describe Hunting with the Vice Peep – a delicious re-enactment of Cheney’s hunting trip with those yummy marshmallow delicacies known as Peeps.