Semper Fi

A gung ho Marine recruiter featured in Michael Moore’s antiwar film, Fahrenheit 9/11, has died from wounds suffered in the Iraq War.

Geraldo spins a new fantasy

Geraldo Rivera, easily one of the most biased and repudiated “journalists” in television history, claims the New York Times is biased because it never puts a “positive spin” on stories. That’s odd. We thought the role of the press was to report the news, not “spin” it.

Rush can’t get it up?

First Rush Limbaugh, head blabbermouth for the rabid right wing, said he had a back problem that caused him to obtain painkillers without a prescription. Now he’s been nailed for scoring Viagra without script.
Reports The Associated Press:

Rush Limbaugh was detained for more than three hours Monday at Palm Beach International Airport after authorities said they found a bottle of Viagra in his possession without a prescription.

New boss same as the old boss?

Are political blogs the "new frontier" as promoted or just another place for partisan hacks to get rich by playing "politics as usual?"  Recent controvsersies surrounding the successful Daily Kos web site suggest the whole thing may just may be another political con game.

Cooking the books

Even though intelligence experts knew claims about Iraq’s weapons of mass destruction came from a known liar, the Bush administration ignored the warnings and told the American public and the world the claims were true.

Norquist gets nailed

Long-time Washington watchers have know conservative anti-tax activist Grover Norquist’s habit of playing fast and loose with the rules would catch up with him.