I Was Wondering the Same Thing Myself, General Clark

General Clark was greeted with gasps of outrage from the media today when he dared to wonder out loud why Senator McCain became a national security guru by getting his plane shot down. Nobody up to now had asked the question but other people must’ve been puzzled. I know I was. Surely, the whole idea […]
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TV News Personalities: Journalists or Talking Heads? Or Worse?

Maybe I’m just jealous because I didn’t become a famous TV journalist. But I think some of the TV personalities who have been chosen to enlighten us on important issues are rather strange. I’m not just talking about Fox News, which you may already recognize as a propaganda machine. Fox has gone so far as […]
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Here’s a Poll Result You Can Take to the Bank

I just saw one of those “experts” on TV expounding on the value of poll results, and the bottom line, as far as he is concerned, is that the polls favoring John McCain are sophisticated and reliable, while the ones favoring Barack Obama “were done on the cheap” and should be ignored. So who do […]
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Supreme Court Shocker! But a McCain Court Would Be Even Worse

Today’s Supreme Court’s decision to overturn a $2.5 billion judgment in the 1989 Exxon Valdez oil spill is a shocking example of the power Big Oil has in America. And even worse miscarriages of justice may be ahead. In the blather of this year’s presidential election, one important issue has been overlooked: the power the […]
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McCain, Obama Should Think of the Man, the Boy and the Donkey

Both Barack Obama and John McCain seem to be suffering from the misapprehension that you can please all of the people all of the time. They are constantly apologizing for one thing or another, tacking back and forth trying to be on both sides of every issue. Apparently, wherever they went to school, no one […]
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