Crowley says removal of McChrystal shows Obama is “thin-skinned,” “reacting out of anger” | Media Matters for America

What is wrong with these people? What planet are they from?  Is everyone at Fox News Channel suffering from Obama Derangement Syndrome?  ODS means: Obama is wrong on EVERYTHING he says or does. They do so, knowingly lying to their audiences. But then again, their audience hates Obama as much as they do. Sad.      more about “Crowley says… More Crowley says removal of McChrystal shows Obama is “thin-skinned,” “reacting out of anger” | Media Matters for America

Jeb Bush: It’s “Childish” to Hold My Brother Accountable for Decisions He Made as President

WTF? If one is “(s)elected” president, one is responsible for the decisions they made during that presidency.  There’s nothing childish about historians setting the record straight and supporters of the current president to saying: “We’ll stop blaming Bush when the damage he did is eradicated…” (paraphrased). Blue Texan – Firedoglake puts it well! Will the Bushes… More Jeb Bush: It’s “Childish” to Hold My Brother Accountable for Decisions He Made as President

Carlson twists McChrystal’s interview to falsely suggest Obama doesn’t support war in Afghanistan | Media Matters for America

Media Matters Carlson suggested that McChrystal “doesn’t feel like he’s getting the support of this administration.” On the June 23 edition of Fox News’ Fox & Friends, co-host Gretchen Carlson asked, “what if what he [McChrystal] says is true,” adding that “if he doesn’t feel like he’s getting the support of this administration, then that’s… More Carlson twists McChrystal’s interview to falsely suggest Obama doesn’t support war in Afghanistan | Media Matters for America

Obama Relieves McChrystal Of His Duties – Patraeus Replaces McChrystal

Dave Weigel – Washington Post Twenty-four hours ago, Weekly Standard editor-in-chief William Kristol recommended that Gen. Stanley McChrystal be removed from his role as commander of U.S. forces in Afghanistan, and be replaced by Gen. David Petraeus. If Gen. McChrystal does step down, there are undoubtedly many able general officers who could replace him. Here’s one unconventional… More Obama Relieves McChrystal Of His Duties – Patraeus Replaces McChrystal

Limbaugh Is Now Too Oily For Republicans To Touch

Well, what do you know!  Some GOP leaders think Rush Limbaugh is a bit too “toxic”. TPMDC If more politicians were as forthright as Rep. Steven King (R-IA), Rush Limbaugh might have more friends in Congress these days. In fact, Republicans are so on-message with the idea that Joe Barton was wrong, and speaking for himself,… More Limbaugh Is Now Too Oily For Republicans To Touch

Cantor: McChrystal must be “frustrated” with Obama

When last I looked, President Obama was McChrystal’s Commander-in-Chief.  Eric Cantor and the rest of the GOP shrill machine are wrong as usual. Washington Post – The Plum Line Republican response to the Rolling Stone article is fascinating: The House GOP leadership is suggesting it reveals that Stanley McChrystal is “frustrated” with President Obama over the… More Cantor: McChrystal must be “frustrated” with Obama

Rolling Stone editor: All quotes dissing Obama admin came from McChrystal’s “inner circle”

I personally have mixed emotions about General McChrystal’s dilemma.   On the one hand, there is a consensus out there that says he’s the best man to be commander of the forces in Afghanistan.  He is a dedicated soldier who wants to “complete the mission”, even in light of the Commander-in-Chief’s plan to start phasing out troops in… More Rolling Stone editor: All quotes dissing Obama admin came from McChrystal’s “inner circle”