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Mick Youther is an American citizen, an independent voter, a veteran, a parent, a scientist, a writer, and all-around nice guy who has been roused from a comfortable apathy by the high crimes and misdemeanors of the Bush Administration.

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(11 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, May 2, 2009
Scientists Discover That Conservatives Are Brain-Dead We don't know if President Obama has the right answers or not; but we already know where the Republicans' conservative policies lead. We are living through the mess they created right now.
(17 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, June 19, 2010
It is Time to Raise Taxes on the Wealthy and Save the American Dream Republicans demand more and more cuts to social services and programs to reduce the deficit (which they caused), but refuse to even consider raising taxes on wealthy Americans. Taxes must be raised--and will be raised (eventually). The only question is--will they be raised in time to save our schools and other government programs and services that so many people depend on.
SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, October 11, 2008
The Rottenness of John McCain • "Whenever a man has cast a longing eye on offices, a rottenness begins in his conduct."--Thomas Jefferson.....Barack Obama wants to be President to make the world a better place. John McCain wants to be President because he wants to be President.
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Friday, January 6, 2006
One Word to Describe Bush and Bush as a Vocabulary Word There are a lot of words that could be used to describe the Bush Presidency, but I wanted to find that one perfect word that best expresses its essence. This is how I found the right word. ...then there are the different ways to use the Word Bush in your vocabulary.
(4 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, October 25, 2009
Why Are We Still Fighting in Afghanistan? As the war on Afghanistan enters its ninth year, President Barack Obama is trying to decide what to do. Call the White House (202-456-1111) and let President Obama know that it is time to end Bush's wars and bring our troops home.
(6 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, December 27, 2008
Bu$hWorld--The End Game The United States of America may get a new President on January 20th, but the Bush Administration is doing everything it can to make sure that we will be living in Bu$hWorld for a long time. "If you thought the first hundred days of the Bush Administration were bad, just wait and see what the last hundred could bring,"--Rep. Edward Markey (D-MA)
(9 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, July 21, 2007
Michael Moore's "Sicko" People in countries with universal health care live longer and healthier lives than people in the United States. Their infant mortality rates are lower. No one goes bankrupt or loses their home because of unpaid medical bills. No one has to make a choice between food and medicine or between rent and health insurance payments. No one has to put off going to the doctor because it's too expensive."--BTC News, 6/26/07
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Monday, September 4, 2006
Fear! Fear! Fear! Fear is not a new tactic, but it is a tried-and-true tactic. "Our government has kept us in a perpetual state of fear-kept us in a continuous stampede of patriotic fervor-with the cry of grave national emergency. Always there has been some terrible evil at home or some monstrous foreign power that was going to gobble us up if we did not blindly rally behind it."--General Douglas MacArthur
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, October 13, 2009
How Not to Reform Healthcare Most Americans know there is something wrong with our healthcare system, and it needs to be fixed. This past summer, a New York Times poll (6/21/09) found that nearly three-quarters of Americans favored “offering everyone a government administered health insurance plan like Medicare that would compete with private health insurance plans.” That is the kind of plan that Congress should be working toward.
(2 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, October 2, 2008
John McCain Has Deserted the Military Too many veterans support John McCain for President, without knowing anything about his record on veteran issues. Obviously, they have been listening to what McCain says, instead of watching what he does.... Veterans should not vote for McCain just because he is a veteran--any more than senior citizens should vote for him because he is old. Check out his record. What you will find is a lying, two-faced hypocrite.
(2 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, February 21, 2009
The Myth of Republican Fiscal Responsibility If you examine the numbers, you will find that Democratic Administrations have been better for the U.S. economy--even for business and stock investments. The only thing Republicans do better than Democrats is LIE. It is time to call them on it.
(6 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Friday, August 7, 2009
Bush Torture Program Comes Back To Haunt America We musthold George W. Bush and his co-conspirators responsible for the crimes they have committed. Either the United States of America is a nation of laws, or it is not. Either it is a nation where no one is above the law; or it is a nation of the wealthy, by the wealthy, and for the wealthy--where the rest of us are allowed to shut-up and do what we are told.
SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, November 19, 2009
Do You Know Afghanistan? President Obama says that he is still weeks away from a decision on Afghanistan--So call your Senators and Representative at the Congressional switchboard ((202) 224-3121), and call the Obama White House at (202) 456-1111, and let them know that the United States has wasted enough money on George W. Bush's misadventures in the Mideast. We have sacrificed enough lives. Enough is enough.
(3 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Monday, January 18, 2010
The Bush Decade Right now, our government can read our letters and emails, monitor our phone calls, track our movements, search our houses, examine our medical and financial records, and confiscate just about anything it wants--even if there is no suspicion of a crime. The government claims it has the right to do these things--The Constitution of the United States says it doesn't. That is why we must defend our Constitution.
(9 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, January 13, 2007
It Is Time to Rebel Against King George The American people did their part in the 2006 election. They voted against the Bush Republicans, the Bush Wars, and the "unitary Presidency". Now it is up to the new Congress to let this President know that he is not a King. He is a public servant--the head of one co-equal branch of government--bound to obey the Constitution, our international treaties, and the laws of our land.
SHARE More Sharing        Friday, September 5, 2008
The Bu$hWorld Report The best lines from the Democratic National Convention...Highlights of Barack Obama's acceptance speech...Top Ten reasons John McCain picked Sara Palin to be his running mate.
(5 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, May 31, 2009
Another Pandemic of Fear The Bird Flu Pandemic was a no-show. Tthe Swine flu is failing to live up to the hype--but don't un-pucker your sphincters yet. It could still mutate into a killer pandemic and wipe out all humanity. Be afraid. Be very Afraid.
(4 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, January 22, 2009
Some Unfinished Business with the Bush Administration The wheels of justice grind slow, but they grind exceedingly fine. So, We must start the wheels of justice and allow them to grind Bush, Cheney, Rumsfeld, Gonzales, et. al. into dust. Then, and only then, they can be swept into the dust-bin of history; and Americans can finally turn the page on this horrid period in American history and move forward to rebuild our nation on the solid foundation of Constitutional Law.
(2 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Friday, August 22, 2008
The Bu$hWorld Report--The McCain Campaign True Bible Society discovers McCain is the Antichrist...McCain offers wife for nude biker contest, says he will win the Iraq War by "winning it"...McCain wants to lower taxes on companies who pay no tax.
(3 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Friday, March 13, 2009
Volunteers Needed For the War on Rich People It is time America started spreading the wealth around a little more fairly. How about jobs that pay a living wage? How about affordable healthcare? How about preventing companies from being able to make workers pension funds disappear, while their executives float away on golden parachutes?... It is time Congress started representing the rest of the American people--not just the richest two percent.
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, April 6, 2008
The Shame of Guantanamo is About to Get Worse. The Bush Administration is planning a series of rigged show-trials at Guantanamo Prison in time for the November elections. No matter what they are accused of, defendants deserve a fair trial in the American tradition.. The American people should be ashamed that we have allowed the Bush Administration to torture prisoners and deny them a fair trial for so long.
(4 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Monday, January 12, 2009
The Bush Legacy Did you know that none of America's problems was George W. Bush's fault? He just happened to be President when they occurred, and he handled them the best he could (and a darn fine job he did too--even if he had to say so himself). Bush disciples appear to believe that history will exonerate their fearless leader. It won't--unless we allow them to rewrite it.
SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, September 17, 2008
Are You Registered to Vote? ...Are You Sure? The Repoblicans have stolen the last two Presidential elections. It is time to throw the bums out. Make sure you are registered to vote--then vote for change on November 4th.
SHARE More Sharing        Friday, February 5, 2010
Howard Zinn (1922-2010)--A Professor of Patriotism • "Civil disobedience is not our problem. Our problem is civil obedience "Our problem is that people are obedient allover the world in the face of poverty and starvation and stupidity, and war, and cruelty. Our problem is that people are obedient while the jails are full of petty thieves" (and) the grand thieves are running the country. That's our problem."-- from The Zinn Reader, Seven Stories Press, 1970
SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, October 24, 2012
Vote NO on HJRCA49--The Poison Pill for Pensions A battlefield report from the front lines in Illinois in the war on public workers.
(6 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Monday, October 15, 2007
Bill O'Reilly--Newsman or News-menace? It is clear that Bill O'Reilly is no longer a newsman. He is now a highly paid salesman, working for the same corporations that employ George W. Bush. Their primary product is War. Bill's job is to sell it to the American public, and he's already working toward his next big sale: War on Iran
(14 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, January 27, 2007
George W. Bush: Poster Boy for Impeachment The impeachment of George W. Bush and his co-conspirators is a matter of principle that Congress can no longer ignore. The United States of America was founded on principles. Our adherence to the rule of law and our respect for human rights were what set us apart from other nations of the world--up until now. If there was ever a President who needed to be impeached, it is George W. Bush.
(4 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, August 9, 2008
Drill Here...Drill Now...Think Later Presidential hopeful John McCain was quick to jump on the "Drill Here, Drill Now, Pay Less" bandwagon. The problem is that the whole thing is a lie, and is no more that one more gift to the oil industry. More drilling will not reduce your gas prices.
(2 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Monday, January 26, 2009
The Inauguration of Hope The American people have relegated the Republican party to minority status and elected Democrat Barack Obama to take the nation in a new direction. Now, we can wait and watch as the Republicans block the changes we want to see, and while the media shifts the blame for the failures of the Bush years onto President Obama--or we can get involved and help our new President make the changes America needs.
(2 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, April 19, 2009
No More Dumb Wars! What happened to young Senator from Illinois that spoke our against invading Iraq? Now--rather than ending Mr. Bush's dumb wars as quickly as possible, President Obama plans to escalate Bush's war on Afghanistan ("the graveyard of empires") and expand it into Pakistan. The cause may be just, but will sending more troops to Afghanistan accomplish any of his stated goals?
SHARE More Sharing        Monday, February 19, 2007
The Bush Administration Avoids Peace (Again) The Bush Administration is not interested in peace with Iran--any more than they wanted peace with Iraq. The neoconservative masterminds in the Bush Administration have marked Iran for regime change, and the plan is moving forward. It is up to Congress to stop them.
(2 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, October 23, 2008
Liars Figure, But Figures Don't Lie (or Why You Should Vote Democratic) Unless you are one of the wealthiest 1% of Americans, you should vote Democratic. Check out these facts and figures--then vote your pocketbook. That's what the rich folks do.
SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, August 19, 2007
The Katrina Disaster: Two Years Later--and Counting President Bush told the victims of Hurricane Katrina, "[W]e will do what it takes. We will stay as long as it takes to help citizens rebuild their communities and their lives (9/15/05). " Too bad he didn't mean it.
(3 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, April 12, 2008
Condoleezza Rice--The Perfect Running Mate for McCain What more could Republican Presidential candidate John McCain ask for in a Vice President than Condi's pure, unadulterated, deaf, dumb and blind loyalty to the President and her ability to overlook mistake after mistake after mistake, without batting an eye? From what we have heard from Senator McCain on the campaign trail so far, he needs someone like Condi.
SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, January 28, 2006
Jimmy Carter: the Anti-Bush The contrast between Jimmy Carter and George W. Bush is striking; but even more striking is the difference between their versions of Christianity. Bush’s version offers judgment and punishment. Jimmy Carter’s version is one of acceptance and forgiveness.
SHARE More Sharing        Friday, July 13, 2012
Illinois Politics We have to do something different in Illinois. We cannot allow the politicians in Springfield to keep doing the same thing and expect a different outcome. That is one of the popular definitions of insanity. Illinois need to have a graduated income tax--rather than the regressive one it has now. It is time to stop the insanity.
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, September 25, 2008
Bush's Economic Mushroom Cloud Economic experts who have been telling us all is well, now say we're in a financial meltdown, but we can still save ourselves by handing $700 billion to Treasury Secretary Paulson, along with unprecedented dictatorial powers... Bush threatens Americans with the economical equivalent of a "mushroom cloud"...and Maverick war hero John McCain suspends campaign to devote more time to grandstanding during the economic crisis.
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, April 8, 2006
Torturing the Truth It is only in Bush’s New World Order that anyone might think that we need an amendment to outlaw torture. The United States already has laws and signed treaties that ban torture. If there was a Nobel Prize for Hypocrisy, George W. Bush would be a shoe-in.
(4 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, June 17, 2006
Now is the Time to Stand Up for America After 230 years as a nation, the Founding Father's worst fears are coming true, while too many Americans sit silent as our nation goes down the drain of history.
SHARE More Sharing        Friday, March 27, 2009
Steps in the Right Direction We didn't get into our current mess overnight, and it cannot be fixed overnight; but President Obama is taking things a step at a time; and more importantly--he is taking steps in the right direction. Call your Senators and Representative (202-224-3121) and tell them to help President Obama take the next step.
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, August 30, 2008
The Bu$hWorld Report Why John McCain doesn't know how many houses he and his wife own...Court rules that treason and illegal acts are part of official duties in Bu$h Administration...McCain lies about voting record on alternative energy...Obama picks regular "Joe" as running mate.
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Friday, January 25, 2008
Bush's Middle East Peace Mission Bombs Did anyone seriously believe that George W. Bush's recent trip to the Middle East was going to do anything to further the cause of peace? Bush and his accomplices are not interested in peace. War is their business--war, death and destruction; and if their war(s) cause a rise in oil prices, so much the better. The Arab world knows this, and it is time that Americans realized it too.
(3 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Friday, October 28, 2005
Frank Luntz: Homeland Propagandist According to Samantha Bee of the Daily Show, Frank Luntz has had “a brilliant career spraying perfume on dog turds.” Considering who his clients are; it is a perfect analogy.
SHARE More Sharing        Friday, February 24, 2006
Here We Go Again Once again, the Bush Administration is lying to the American people, in an effort to make another war with Iran necessary and inevitable. The Bush Administration knows there is nothing to fear from an Iranian bomb. What they really fear is an Iranian Bourse.
SHARE More Sharing        Friday, March 28, 2008
WHAT DO THE COMMANDERS REALLY HAVE TO SAY? Many believe CENTCOM commander Wm. Fallon was the only thing keeping the Bush Administration from attacking Iran. Congress and the American people need to hear why Fallon retired early, but the Bush Administration is preventing his appearance before Congress. This is not acceptable: Please call your Senators and Representatives (202-224-3121) and demand that Admiral Fallon be allowed to testify before Congress
SHARE More Sharing        Friday, November 16, 2007
The Bu$hWorld Report--16Nov07 Incompetent Loyal Bushies, Record Deficits, and Silencing Dissent--It's all a part of Bu$hWorld.
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, February 7, 2007
...And by the way, It was about Oil Do you believe Iraqi oil is worth sacrificing 3103 Americans (and counting), wasting hundreds of billions of dollars (and counting), and over-extending our military and to the point that it endangers our national security? I don't think so. We do not need Iraq's oil. Even if we did, does that give us the right to steal it?
(3 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Friday, November 30, 2007
The Inconvenient Truth About Iran I don't know how you stop an administration that ignores international treaties, Congress, the U.S. Constitution and our laws. But whatever we do, we can't sit quietly while George W. Bush starts a war with Iran.
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, May 13, 2007
The Time for Compromise is Over The new Congress must not compromise with this President. Republican-controlled Congresses went along with him for six years; and in the process, they managed to compromise our Constitution; our international treaties; and the honor of our nation by consenting to a war of aggression, the creation of secret prisons, and the torture of prisoners. That is enough compromise.
(4 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, September 16, 2006
Republicans Found Guilty of Domestic Abuse Congressional Republicans do not represent the majority of Americans; in fact, they don't even represent the majority of Republicans in America. Instead, they represent the interests of the Bush Administration, the wealthy, and whatever lobbyist offers the best vacation package. This becomes obvious when you examine their priorities.
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Friday, October 26, 2007
The Bu$hWorld Report, 10/25/07 Reporting on the lies and hypocrisy, the death and destruction, the high crimes and misdemeanors that define Bu$hWorld.
SHARE More Sharing        Monday, April 30, 2007
When It Comes to War: Congress is the Decider America is in trouble when its citizens can only hope and pray that its President doesn't start another war before he leaves office. That is not how the government of the United States is supposed to work.
SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, March 8, 2006
A Very Proud Marine Mom It is time for Americans to turn off the so-called reality shows—like Survivor, and start paying attention to the real life and death survivor show that is playing every day in Iraq. It is time to tell your representatives in Congress that the Bush Administration’s insane plan to dominate the world is not worth one more American life, or limb, or drop of blood. Tell them, “It is time to bring our troops home!”
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, February 9, 2008
The Bu$hWorld Report Why are Americans clueless about what is going on in the world? Did the CDC help FEMA cover up its poison trailers? Bush Administration told 935 lies to fool U.S. into war with Iraq. Was Corporal Graner really the mastermind behind the prisoner abuse at Abu Gharib?
SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, February 20, 2008
A Bu$hWorld Environmental Report Pacific Ocean contains world's largest trash dump; After pushing oil to $100/barrel, Bush again suggests drilling in Arctic National Wildlife Refuge; Bush sells national treasure--gives taxpayers the bill.
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, December 31, 2005
President or King? The Republican-controlled Congress has let G.W.Bush get away with secret arrests, secret detentions, secret trials using secret evidence, secret prisons, and secret torture. Are they going to give him a pass on secret spying on Americans?
SHARE More Sharing        Friday, February 17, 2006
It doesn’t matter if you’re right or left—Bush is wrong It doesn't matter if you are Right wing, left wing—liberal, conservative—red state, blue state. We all want America to be a good place to live. We want decent jobs for ourselves and our children. We want to breathe fresh air and drink clean water. We have no desire to be the policeman of the world or rule an empire. We just want to live in peace.
SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, March 29, 2007
The March on the Pentagon Join a group. Get active. Get informed and stay informed. Speak up and make a difference. Instead of 50,000 protestors marching in Washington--let's make 50 million calls to Congress, demanding an end to Mr. Bush's senseless war. It is up to us to make a difference.
SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, February 16, 2008
The Bu$hWorld Report: February 16, 2008 Romney makes way for the anointed one; National Security expert, Richard Clarke, comments on Bush's State of the Union Address; $200 oil??; Bush Administration lawyers argue that U.S. troops have no right to the medical treatment they need.
SHARE More Sharing        Friday, September 28, 2007
The Bu$hWorld Report, 9/27/07 Exposing the ironies, the lies, the hypocrisies, the high crimes and misdemeanors of George W. Bush, his Neoconservative masters, and the sniveling sycophants who have made his reign of terror possible.
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, January 6, 2008
Make a Revolution Resolution Why not make a belated New Year's resolution to become a more active participant in your government? Our government has become a giant monster, running amok; destroying everything that once made it the model of democracy to the world--and it is up to us to change it. To do this, we need another American Revolution.
SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, November 5, 2005
TreasonGate--part I Undercover agents know their cover can be blown, ruining their operations and putting them and their fellow agents in danger--but they shouldn't have to worry about being "outed" by their own government.
SHARE More Sharing        Monday, October 3, 2005
Bush’s Noble Cause When you examine Bush's "noble cause" that is worth the lives of our soldiers--it turns out that it has nothing to do with freedom and democracy, and there is nothing noble about it.
SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, December 7, 2005
Invisible Ballots It doesn’t matter what your political position is on anything, if your vote doesn’t count. --Bev Harris, founder of Black Box voting, Invisible Ballots
(3 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Friday, December 1, 2006
Our Number One Priority After six years of King George and the Rubberstamp Republicans, there are many things begging for the attention of the new Democratically-controlled Congress; but their number one priority must be bringing the troops home. Every day that passes means a couple more dead Americans. Help bring our troops home!
SHARE More Sharing        Friday, January 20, 2006
The Republicans need to reform the President Where are those self-righteous Republican members of the House of Representatives that impeached President Clinton for lying about a personal affair? Where are they now that the President has lied about breaking the law until he was caught, and now claims to be above the law and the Constitution?
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, March 26, 2008
Tributes and Monuments in Bu$hWorld Bush's Secretary of Housing and Urban Development pays tribute to himself...Bush's Presidential Library of Misinformation...Bush's Monument to Stupidity--the New Embassy Compound in Iraq.
(6 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, October 26, 2006
It is Time to Make a Real Change This election is not about taking power from the Republicans and giving it to the Democrats. If that is all we do, we will just be exchanging the organized corruption of the Republican Party for the disorganized corruption of the Democratic Party. This election has to be about returning power to where it rightfully belongs--We The People.
SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, October 14, 2006
Vote to End Bush's War Bush's decision to invade Iraq was not a mistake. It was a deliberate, premeditated attack on a third-world nation, designed to create "political capital" for George W. Bush. The decision to go to war may have been wrong and stupid and illegal; but it was not a mistake. The mistake is staying there any longer--sacrificing more American lives and squandering America's military capabilities.
SHARE More Sharing        Monday, July 21, 2008
The Bu$hWorld Report--21JUL08 Bush offers offshore drilling as cure for common cold; Bush approval hits new low, disapproval hits new highs; Jesse Helms faces judgment day; and Iraq says it is time to stop the war and bring our troops home.
(9 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Friday, September 29, 2006
War or Peace? If America is ever going to see another day of peace, we are going to have to vote the Republicans out of Congress. Otherwise, you may as well prepare yourself for perpetual war.
SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, May 10, 2008
Barack Obama--He's the One! The Republicans have Controlled Congress for 12 of the past 14 years, and we are living with the result. This, along with eight years of George W. Bush has stirred a whole new generation of activists who are ready to change the way our government operates. That is why Barack Obama's time has come. He understands what is happening in America.
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Friday, August 18, 2006
One Last Chance Republican strategists know that even though they have used every illegal, under-handed, dirty trick-in-the-book to suppress the Democratic votes; they still don't have enough die-hard Republicans, Dittoheads, and people willing to vote against their own interests to win an election. That is why they have also taken control of every aspect of our electoral process.
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, July 2, 2006
The Big Waste Nobody knows how much the war in Iraq will eventually cost; but any way you add it up, it is a waste. All the war has meant to Americans is 2,529 dead soldiers and Marines (6/29/06), an over-extended military, higher gas prices, and an enormous debt to pass on to our children and grandchildren.
SHARE More Sharing        Friday, January 11, 2008
The Bu$hWorld Report, 1/11/08 While the Forest Service runs short of money and manpower, Bu$hCo buys it 700 Tasers....Senator Larry Craig just won't go away....and some problems with health care in America.
SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, September 8, 2007
The BushWar Report Well-connected people and companies are making windfall profits in Iraq--most of which come right out of the pockets of American taxpayers, and this will continue as long as they can keep our troops there. Over 3750 have already died for the war profiteers. That's enough--that's more than enough.
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, August 1, 2006
The Man Who Would Be King When the President of the United States decides to break the law and instructs various agencies under his control to break the law-it matters. Congress must confront President Bush and force him to obey our laws, or impeach him. Until then, the U.S. Constitution is meaningless and an outlaw is ruling America.
SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, September 16, 2007
The BushWorld Report--9/14/07 It is time for Congress to end this war and bring our troops home. It doesn't matter what General Petraeus says, or what President Bush wants. It is time for Congress to start representing the American people. It is time to stand up to the ChickenHawks and say NO! No more time. No more lives. No more war.
SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, May 18, 2006
Give Peace a Chance The Founding Fathers fought a war to free our nation from British rule. Once that was accomplished, it was their desire to live in peace with the other nations of the world. They left little doubt that the United States should do its best to live in peace with all nations:
SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, March 8, 2008
The Bu$hWorld Report--7MAR08 Bush adds signing statement to National Defense Authorization Act to protect war profiteers; makes the same lame promises to tornado victims that he made to Katrina victims; Arlen Specter fights to preserve the "integrity of the game", while itegrity of government goes to hell
SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, February 11, 2006
The Tragedy of Donald Rumsfeld Rumsfeld started lobbying for complete control over the post-war reconstruction—months before the war actually started (while Bush is still pretending to give peace a chance). Rumsfeld got the job. All he had to do was win the war and the reconstruction could begin.
SHARE More Sharing        Monday, November 12, 2007
The Bu$hWorld Report--11/11/07 Bringing you the lies, hypocrisy and insanity that makes Bu$hWorld the place it is.
SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, April 15, 2008
The Bu$hWorld Report--15APR08 80 year-old Deacon arrested for anti-war T-shirt; Swchwarzenegger doesn't like the way Bu$hCo is treating his National Guard; Food stamp recipients up; Bush plans "final solution" for Guantanamo detainees; and Bush yearns to experience the romance of war.
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, April 23, 2008
The Bu$hWorld Report--22APR08 The Katrina disaster continues; privatizing IRS tax collections doesn't pay; one day in Bu$hWorld; and the Presidential debate from hell.
SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, December 9, 2007
What Did Bush Know, and Why Didn't He Know It? Are we suppose to believe that the Director of National Intelligence told the President (and Commander in Chief) that there was new information about the nuclear program of the nation considered to be the number one threat to world peace, and the President did not ask for more information? How stupid do they think we are. Well, Bush is still President, so we must be stupid enough.
SHARE More Sharing        Friday, August 24, 2007
The BushWorld Report Jon Stewart of Comedy Central's Daily Show described the situation in BushWord as "We're on the bus to Crazytown!" A brief summary of the news indicates that we have now arrived in Crazytown and are seeing the sights.
SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, January 16, 2008
Bush Credibility Gap Widens into Gulf Pentagon makes up story about dangerous encounter between American ships and Iranian speed boats --Just as Bush was about to go on a Mideast tour to rally opposition to Iran's influence in the region. How's that for timing?
SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, July 14, 2007
Notes from BushWorld Some facts and figures from BushWorld, and a plea to end the war in Iraq.
SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, January 4, 2007
What Are You Waiting For, Democrats? The time for talk is over. Bush has turned a deaf ear to the voice of the American people, dismissed the recommendations of the Baker /Hamilton Commission; and is now ignoring the advice of our military leaders. George W. Bush is not going stop the war and bring the troops home. Congress is going to have to stop it for him, and prevent him from starting another one.
SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, October 15, 2005
Where is the Justice? If the new Supreme Court Justices do the job they were picked for, the Bush Administration will be able to get away with just about anything.
(2 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Friday, December 23, 2005
Three Knocks on the War on Terror Terrorists have not attacked America again, because they don't need to-- There is nothing they can do that could compare to the damage the Bush Administration is inflicting on America—to our reputation, our environment, our domestic programs, our quality of life.
SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, August 2, 2007
Bush-League Government P. J. O'Rourke said, "The Republicans are the party that says government doesn't work - and then they get elected and prove it." The Bush Administration proves his point.
SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, March 25, 2006
Swimming Against the Mainstream Americans have the technology to be the best-informed people in history; but Corporate America does not want us to be informed. The less we know the better—for them. Wars can be very profitable for those who do not fight them, but if everyone knew the truth—who would fight their wars?
(2 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Friday, April 28, 2006
The Next Unnecessary War The question is not whether we should attack Iran or not. The question is how can we stop the Bush Administration before it starts its third war in 4 years. It will not be easy. George W. Bush has made it clear that he considers himself to be above the law and answerable to no one. Tell Congress to let Mr. Bush know that his war-starting days are over.
SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, November 1, 2007
The Bu$hWorld Report--11/1/07 The Bush Administration has already lied us into one illegal and unnecessary war, and we cannot allow them to do it again in Iran. We must tell our representatives in Congress, who have access to intelligence information--Do not sit silently again and let these madmen start another war.
SHARE More Sharing        Friday, November 10, 2006
On to Victory! The Republicans have tried to close the door on democracy, but We the People have managed to stick our toe in the door. Now we have to push the door open and take back our rightful place in our government (The Boss). If we let the Democrats and the lobbyists continue to conduct the people's business behind closed doors, we will be no better off than before.
(2 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Monday, November 28, 2005
The Beginning of the End Congressman Jack Murtha's resolution to redeploy the troops out of Iraq means an end to the neoconservative dream of perpetual war and glorious empire. This is the beginning of the end of the war.
SHARE More Sharing        Friday, November 11, 2005
TreasonGate--part II A recent Zogby poll found that 53% of American adults agreed that Congress should consider impeaching Bush if he lied about the reasons for war. So, when do the impeachment hearings start?
SHARE More Sharing        Monday, August 28, 2006
Let the Hearings Begin George W. Bush may not be on the November 7th ballot, but this may be the most important election of his life. Americans, by a 3 to 1 margin, want the Democratic Party to regain control of Congress; and unless the Republicans manage to pull off another miraculous vote count, that could mean big trouble for the Liar-in-Chief.
SHARE More Sharing        Friday, October 21, 2005
Troop Abuse The compassionate conservative war plan is to rotate the same people in and out of Iraq again and again—until they are killed or wounded so badly they are no longer of any use to the Bush war machine.
SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, October 6, 2005
Operation: Enduring Stupidity “There will be no retreat,” [Bush] told the Veterans of Foreign Wars. In a word, persistence in a preordained course of action, in the face of obvious and compounding failure – a classic indicator of insanity.”—The Crisis Papers, 9/2/03
SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, November 19, 2005
Justifying or Just-a-lying? Three interesting polls came out recently. One said 53% of Americans believe Bush should be impeached if he lied about his reasons war. Another found 57% believe Bush lied, and last one found Americans wanting Democrats to regain control of Congress. Do I smell impeachments in the air?

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